Hope Valley

Events

We have an open meeting every month. The venue alternates between Hathersage and Hope. The Hathersage meetings are at 2pm on the third Thursday of the month in the Memorial Hall and the Hope meetings are at 2pm on the third Tuesday of the month in the Loxley Hall.

Prospective members are welcome at any of the monthly meetings.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Sep 18th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Ruth George MP. The title of her talk will be Entering the Commons.
Thu Oct 25th 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Patrick McLoughlin, Cabinet Minister & Constituency MP.
Tue Nov 20th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Emily Yates, Disability Traveller. The title of her talk will be World Travel in a Wheelchair.
Thu Jan 17th 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Stephen Elliott. The title of his talk will be Peak District Landscape Photography.
Tue Feb 19th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Angela Stafford. The title of her talk will be The Archaeology of Castleton Hospital.
Thu Mar 21st 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Sally Cave. The title of her talk will be Klondike Gold Rush and my following in the paddle strokes of the stampeders.
Tue Apr 16th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Richard Eastwood. The title of his talk will be The Buildings of the Hope Valley.
Thu May 23rd 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting and AGM. Our speaker is David Bell. The title of his talk will be Eyam & The Plague Doctor.
Tue Jun 18th BBQ at Hope.
Thu Jul 18th 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is Marjorie Broom. The title of her talk will be Life as a Prison Governor.
Tue Sep 17th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Speaker TBA.
Thu Oct 24th 2.00 pm Memorial Hall, Hathersage. Open Meeting. Speaker TBA.
Tue Nov 19th 2.00 pm Loxley Hall, Hope. Open Meeting. Our guest speaker is John Lower. The title of his talk will be The Chesterfield Canal & Trust.
Art & Artists
Mon Sep 10th Gwen John - talk and discussion
Cycling
Wed Sep 12th Details TBA
Gardening
Mon Sep 10th 2pm. Hathersage allotments. A guided tour by an allotmenteer.
Contact the gardening convenor for details.
Mon Oct 8th 2pm. Visit to Chatsworth gardens and plant swap. Contact the gardening convenor for details.
History
Tue Aug 28th The Huguenots in Britain, a talk by Brian Wood at 2 pm Anglers Rest, Bamford.
Singing for Fun
Sat Sep 1st
→Fri Sep 21st
The next Singing for Fun will be in September - at a date yet to be arranged - and will be shown here. We hope you have an enjoyable summer break to return in fine voice !
John and Dorothy

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