Bearsted & District

Events

We meet at 2:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month in Detling Village Hall, Pilgrim's Way, Detling, Kent, ME14 3EY.

We have booked some interesting speakers for our monthly meetings. Scroll down this page to find full details of all Meetings and Social events. Although we have to book speakers months or sometimes years in advance we are always very keen to hear members suggestions and recommendations for speakers or subjects for our monthly meetings. Use the blue pigeon send a message button to send a quick email to our Speakers Secretary Malcolm who will be pleased to hear your views.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Aug 8th Belgian Royal Family: Murder, Madness & Mayhem - Melanie Gibson-Barton
Thu Sep 12th 40 years of catching Smugglers - Malcolm Nelson
Thu Oct 10th The crop circle mystery - Andy Thomas
Thu Nov 14th Its about Time - Chris Goodall
Thu Dec 12th Christmas social + Bearsted Choral Society
Outings
Mon Jul 29th Royal Hospital Chelsea
Maidstone Invicta U3A outing. We have been offered the spare places on this trip to Chelsea. During our visit we will have a guided group tour, led by one of the Chelsea Pensioners. For more details and the booking form click Chelsea in the Links panel at the side of this page or contact Ann the Chelsea trip organiser using the blue pigeon send a message button at the top of this page.
Fri Aug 2nd Post Office Museum & Old Spittlefield Market
Cost £38.50
The program for the trip is as follows:
08:00 Depart Tesco bus stop, Grove Green.
10:00 Post Office Museum & Train Ride.
12:30 Coach ferries group to Old Spittlefield Market.
13:00 Old Spittlefield Market, 1½ hours for lunch break and explore.
14:30 Join Huguenot Guided Walking Tour, 1½ hours.
16:00 depart London return Maidstone arriving 18:00 approx, traffic allowing.
To book your seat contact Jenny our Treasurer using the blue pigeon send a message button at the top of this page.
Social Events
Tue Jul 23rd Lunch Bunch
The July lunch will be at The Hook and Hatchet, Hucking ME17 1QT on Tuesday 23rd July, 12.30 for 1.00. Click Hook and Hatchet in the Links panel at the side of this page for details.