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Events

SPEAKER MEETINGS are held monthly on the LAST MONDAY of the month.

These meetings are held at Exning Road Club starting at 2.30pm.

Our speakers at the monthly meetings are carefully chosen to provide interesting and stimulating talks on a wide variety of interests and topics. We welcome any feed back on the speaker or the meeting in general.

After the formal presentation there is always the opportunity to talk to the speaker individually and to chat with other members over a cup of tea or coffee.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Mon Nov 25th Centuries of Comedy - A Presentation by our Drama Group

Come and enjoy a miscellany of humorous items from our drama group, along with a free coffee and mincepie.

Our Drama group has been running some three years and presents a public performance in November or December. The autumn sessions are devoted to building and rehearsing the winter show, while the spring and summer are spent exploring new works and learning new skills.

This year's performance Centuries of Comedy includes pieces from the sixteenth century to the present day, showing the timelessness of humour.
eg.A Midsummer Night's Dream; What have the Romans ever done for us? and Only Fool and Horses.
Mon Dec 30th NO MEETING
Mon Jan 27th 2020 Mike Shave - Honeybees and Beekeeping

A beekeeper for about 16 years with around 12-15 hives, the majority of which are located in Bury St Edmunds. Subject to availability, Mike usually brings a few jars of raw honey produced by his honeybees which members can purchase if they wish.
Mon Feb 24th 2020 Eleonora Gardner - Oliver Cromwell

Eleonora Gardner is a public speaker residing in Ely. She is a certified Blue Badge East Anglia tour guide. Her particular interests are the history of the area and the 17th century. Her talk is called "Oliver Cromwell, Hero or Villain?" How did this ordinary Fenman become so famous? Learn about his life in Ely, the Civil War and his final punishment.
Mon Mar 30th 2020 Dr Ashworth - Laser Lights
Mon Apr 27th 2020 Horry Parsons - Building the Millennium Tower, Bury
Mon May 25th 2020 NO MEETING
Mon Jun 29th 2020 Peter Norman - Pubs in Newmarket
Mon Jul 27th 2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Mon Aug 31st 2020 NO MEETING
Mon Sep 28th 2020 Geoffrey Kay - Lady Liberty
Mon Oct 26th 2020 Peter Green - Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds
Mon Nov 30th 2020 Janet Dann - Humorous Readings
Mon Dec 28th 2020 NO MEETING
Social Events
Fri Jan 10th 2020 ANNUAL LUNCH
At the Rosery, Exning. Booking form to follow soon.