Halstead & District

Events

Monthly meetings for all members are held on the first Tuesday of each month except July and December. The Meetings start at 10am and include a speaker, tea and coffee and the opportunity to find out about events and interest groups.

If you are thinking about joining you are welcome to attend as a guest (apart from July which is a Garden Party and December when we have a Christmas celebration).


Dates for your Diary
August 2019
Fri Aug 23rdHikingWalk at Stoke by Nayland
September 2019
Tue Sep 3rdMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Ian Keable
Subject: George Cruikshank - the man who drew Oliver Twist
Wed Sep 4thGenealogy and Family HistoryGenealogy group meeting - 10 am until noon. Halstead Library.
Fri Sep 6thBird WatchingWalton-on-the-Naze
Wed Sep 11thGenealogy and Family HistoryGenealogy group meeting - 10 am until noon. Halstead Library.
Fri Sep 13thHikingThe Essex Way walk - Coggeshall to Ford Street
Mon Sep 16thHikingEvening Walk - Heybridge Basin
Wed Sep 18thGenealogy and Family HistoryGenealogy group meeting - 10 am until noon. Halstead Library.
Wed Sep 25thGenealogy and Family HistoryGenealogy group meeting - 10 am until noon. Halstead Library.

Topic DNA
Wed Sep 25thGenealogy and Family HistoryGenealogy group - monthly lunch meeting - 1 pm - venue to be announced
October 2019
Tue Oct 1stMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Musicians: Steve & Carol Robson
Folk songs, Stories and more
Thu Oct 10thOutingScience & Technology Group going to the National Museum of Computing
Fri Oct 11thSocialQuiz Night at the Courtauld Halstead Bowls Club at 7pm
November 2019
Tue Nov 5thMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Amanda Sutherland
Subject: Trends of the Decades
December 2019
Mon Dec 2nd
→Thu Dec 5th
HikingHF Walking Holiday to Bourton on the Water
Tue Dec 3rdMeetingChristmas Party

Entertainer: Pete George
January 2020
Tue Jan 7thMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Tony Diamond
Subject: The History of Chocolate
Wed Jan 22ndOutingTrip to the Wellcome Genome Campus at Hinxton.
February 2020
Tue Feb 4thMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Tom Way
Subject: Wildlife on your doorsteps
March 2020
Tue Mar 3rdMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Jason Middleton
Subject: The splendour of jewellery, buying and selling
April 2020
Tue Apr 7thMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Annual General Meeting

followed by-
Speaker: Philip Davies of Holmes & Hills
Subject: Where there's a Will, there's a way
May 2020
Tue May 5thMeetingMonthly meeting in the Queens Hall, Halstead

Speaker: Emma Harpur
Subject: Thomas Gainsborough