Monthly meetings are held at the Methodist Church, 34B South Street, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 3AZ, on the second Monday of each month. At 1:45p.m. in the new hall for signing up to events and group registration. At 2:30p.m. in the Church for the monthly speaker, with the A.G.M in March.
Please press "Display events by category" to change from date order.
Events are always subject to change.
Suggestions for future outings or constructive thoughts on past outings can be made to the Outings/Events Coordinator via link on CONTACT page.
Please see the POLICY DOCUMENTS page for the policy for some activities.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Fri Jan 25th||HISTORY GROUP 1||"Mediaeval Germany"- a trip along the Maine, presented by Jenny and Mike McGregor (Subs due - £10.00)|
|Mon Feb 11th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Brian Carline .....Subject: "Tripe & Trotters - Growing up in 40s & 50s"
|Tue Feb 19th||COMPUTER/IT||Simple Spreadsheets by Colin Reed|
|Wed Feb 20th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||Composers beginning with B - Bruch violin concerto No1|
|Fri Feb 22nd||HISTORY GROUP 1||"The History of spoken English" A talk by Charlie Haylock|
|Mon Mar 11th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk after AGM|
Speaker: Liz Watts .....Subject: "Chief Exec East Herts, re River Lane development"
|Wed Mar 20th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||Heavenly bodies - Mozart Symphony N041 Jupiter|
|Mon Mar 25th||WALKS - CITY TREKKERS||Jenny & Mike TBA|
|Fri Mar 29th||HISTORY GROUP 1||"Naughty Newmarket - sex and scandal during the reign of Charles 11" by John Sutton|
|Mon Apr 8th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Martin Llyod .....Subject: "Without Let or Hindrance (Story of Passports)"
|Wed Apr 10th||Outing|
OXFORD - complete with one hour blue badge conducted walking tour £26.50
|Wed Apr 17th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||French & Polish composers - Chopin piano concerto No1|
|Wed May 8th||Outing||Oakham/Rutland Water with boat trip and cream tea £31.00 on sale January meeting|
Departure: 8am Sawbridgeworth, 8.10 Sainsburys Thorley back car park, 8.20 Rugby Club Silver Leys, 8.25 Causeway,8.30 Dunmow Road
Organiser: Maria Jackson 07828 188190
|Mon May 13th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Warren Ashton .....Subject: "Origins odd phrases used in everyday conversations."
|Wed May 15th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||I've heard that song before - Borodin String quartet No2|
|Thu May 23rd||Outing||Braintree Silk Museum/Wilkin Tiptree train, museum and afternoon tea. £39 on sale January meeting|
Departure: 9.20 Sainsburys Thorley, 9.30 Silver Leys, 9.40 Causeway by loos, 9.45 Dunmow Road(Nags Head) on request, 9.50 Dunmow Road Manor Links
Organiser: Carole Scott - 505214
|Mon Jun 10th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Paul Adams.....Subject: "Rock & Roll will never die."
|Mon Jun 17th|
→Fri Jun 21st
|Holiday||EASTBOURNE 17th June 3 star Hotel break 4 nights 5 days half board-- Seafront hotel £399.00 basic price Single room supplement £79.00|
Visits will include Tunbridge Wells (lunch stop) Herstmonceux castle, Battle Abbey , Hastings , Leeds Castle (on way home)
Also a free day in the resort. £50.00 deposit See brochure for full details Details October Meeting
Organiser: Derek and Daphne Francis: 812520
|Wed Jun 19th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||Composers beginning with H - Hummel trumpet concerto|
|Mon Jul 8th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Brian Wass.....Subject: "Shop Lifting, How it is Done & how it is Prevented."
|Mon Aug 12th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: John Robinson.....Subject: "Memories of Career in RAF and Civil Aviation."
|Mon Sep 9th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Michael Grillo.....Subject: "Your cheatin Heart (the story of country music)."
|Mon Sep 16th|
→Sat Sep 21st
|Holiday||HOLIDAY TO SIDMOUTH, DEVON, ROYAL YORK & FAULKNER HOTEL, HALF BOARD WITH COACH TRIPS DAILY, APPROX £525.00 - £25.00 DEPOSIT (NON RETURNABLE)|
TABLE AT THE OCTOBER MEETING.
Organiser Rose Anderson: 831277
|Mon Oct 14th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Damien O'Dell.....Subject: "Adventures of a ghost hunter"
|Mon Nov 11th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Jenny Kelsey .....Subject: "How to Control Your Wife : Women & Victorian Marriage"
|Mon Dec 9th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Keith Baldwin .....Subject: "Christmas Greetings"
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