Maidstone Invicta

Events

We have booked some interesting speakers for our monthly meetings. We meet at 2pm on the third Monday of each Month at Beechwood Community Hall Marigold Way Barming. ME16 0NG.

Scroll down this page and your will find the full details of all of our Meetings, Social events, Outings, Study days and Workshops.

INTERESTED IN BEING A SPEAKER AT ONE OF OUR MONTHLY MEETINGS?

If you have an interesting story to tell or have had experiences you would like to share with others, we would love you to talk about your experiences at one of our monthly meetings. You don’t have to be a public speaker, just happy to share your story. Anyone interested please use the Contact page to send a messsage to our Speaker Co-ordinator.

MIU3A SOCIAL EVENTS Please contact the Social Secretary using the Contact page for further details and bookings.


Dates for your Diary
May 2018
Tue May 1stSocialCoffee Morning from 10.30am until noon at Audley Mote House in Mote Park (accessed from Willington Street). Come along and enjoy a chat in pleasant surroundings. Dave Houghton or Ruth Marriott will usually be there to welcome you. Parking adjacent to Mote House is restricted to residents so you are requested to use the car park situated about 200 yards before Mote House. The parking fee set by Maidstone Borough Council is £2.
Thu May 3rdOutingCOACH OUTING TO ARUNDEL CASTLE NOW FULL

This promises to be a wonderful spring day out when there will be and impressive display of over 60,000 tulips in the stunning gardens. On arrival we will have coffee in the Castle Dairy followed by a private tour of the Castle,with the afternoon free for you to enjoy the gardens at your leisure or venture into the village. This trip is now fully booked, please contact the Social secretary if you would like to join the waiting list.
Tue May 15thSocialCoffee Morning from 10.30am until noon at Audley Mote House in Mote Park (accessed from Willington Street). Come along and enjoy a chat in pleasant surroundings. Dave Houghton or Ruth Marriott will usually be there to welcome you. Parking adjacent to Mote House is restricted to residents so you are requested to use the car park situated about 200 yards before Mote House. The parking fee set by Maidstone Borough Council is £2.
Mon May 21stMeetingAGM and Social
June 2018
Tue Jun 5thSocialCoffee Morning from 10.30am until noon at Audley Mote House in Mote Park (accessed from Willington Street). Come along and enjoy a chat in pleasant surroundings. Dave Houghton or Ruth Marriott will usually be there to welcome you. Parking adjacent to Mote House is restricted to residents so you are requested to use the car park situated about 200 yards before Mote House. The parking fee set by Maidstone Borough Council is £2.
Mon Jun 18thMeetingLife in a Victorian Rookery

A costume presentation of life in a poor house with Leslie Allman
Tue Jun 19thSocialCoffee Morning from 10.30am until noon at Audley Mote House in Mote Park (accessed from Willington Street). Come along and enjoy a chat in pleasant surroundings. Dave Houghton or Ruth Marriott will usually be there to welcome you. Parking adjacent to Mote House is restricted to residents so you are requested to use the car park situated about 200 yards before Mote House. The parking fee set by Maidstone Borough Council is £2.
July 2018
Fri Jul 6thMeetingPostal Museum Visit Rescheduled:

Due to the weather conditions at the time this outing was cancelled and rescheduled for 6th July. Unfortunately, the revised date is not suitable for all those booked on the original trip so there are now a few places available for this date. Please contact Social Secretary if you are interested.
Mon Jul 16thMeetingName dropping during 40 years in showbiz

A presentation by Keith Simmons
Thu Jul 19thOuting'A Day in Provence' in the Surrey Hills

A full day out with the morning at Denbies Vineyard for the ‘Classic Wine tasting Experience and afternoon visit and tour of Mayfield Lavender with its stunning 25 acres of lavender fields.

£33.00 pp to include coach travel, tea/coffee on arrival at Denbies, afternoon tour of Mayfield lavender and cream tea. For more details and booking form please follow the Provence link.
August 2018
Thu Aug 9thOutingAn Officer & A Gentleman , See a matinee performance part of the world premiere of this brand new musical that will simply sweep you off your feet! At the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury.

An Officer And A Gentleman is based on the Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere. Its feel-good soundtrack includes the hit song from the movie Up Where We Belong along with many 80s classic anthems including Girls Just Want To Have Fun, Material Girl, Don’t Cry Out Loud and Alone.

NOW BOOKING To secure your place follow the An Officer and a Gentleman link. For further information contact the Theatre Trips Co-ordinator.
Mon Aug 20thMeetingThe Medway Queen

A presentation by Mark & Pam Bathurst
September 2018
Mon Sep 17thMeetingA presentation on Great Ormond Street Hospital
Tue Sep 18thOutingA Visit to Sandwich

Spend a day in England’s most complete medieval town. The ancient Cinque Port of Sandwich is steeped in history. A town walk given by the Sandwich History Society is included in this trip where we will learn about the historic buildings and architecture of this ancient town. It will be Arts Week in Sandwich and you can either join an afternoon group for a visit to the Salutation Garden, continue on the Arts Trail to see the displays by local artists in the shops and venues throughout the town, take a boat ride or just enjoy a long lunch. Follow the link Sandwich booking form
October 2018
Mon Oct 15thMeetingThe Devil's Garden by Russel Bowes

From the screams of the mandrake plant to the Forbidden Fruit of Eden, from ghosts in a plate of beans to something very nasty hiding in a pot of basil, this unusual talk takes you on a garden tour with a difference.
November 2018
Mon Nov 19thMeetingMagician Steve Price presents Magical Mayhem
January 2019
Mon Jan 21stMeetingPestalozzi Project A presentation by Sue Walton

Aiming to produce globally conscious young leaders by supporting their further education in the multi-cultural, multi-faith environment of the Pestalozzi International Community.
February 2019
Mon Feb 18thMeetingA Flavour of Joyce Grenfell

A presentation by Pat Bryer
March 2019
Mon Mar 18thMeetingCanterbury Cathedral

A presentation by Pam Wait