Ravenshead

Science and Technology

Group Leaders Alan PaulTel.01623 793087
Meetings 1st Friday in month 2 pm
Place The Centre at St Peter's
Status Current

ICE
Our group is for those members interested discussion on a wide range of topics in Science and Technology.
It is hoped that members within the group will give presentations or lead discussion on topics in which they have a particular interest. We also intend to invite speakers with particular expertise which are of interest to us. Visits to places of industrial and scientific activity are arranged.
We are a new group and still exploring the possibilities open to us

A description of our visit to Bombardier can been seen here.

We had a very interesting this week visit to Smedley's knitwear factory. A report of our visit can be read here;
Visit to Smedleys Part 1
Visit to Smedleys Part 2
Visit to Smedleys Part 3

Report on our visit to Brackenhurst College
Our programme is shown below

If you think you might be interested come and join us.

Please register your interest by contacting Alan Paul on 01623 793087 or emailing alanpaul or via the “blue bird” link on this page………..

Dates for your Diary
Fri Dec 6th A selection of "TED Talks" from Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA,
A selection of videod presentations from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA on a range of topics including

How super charged plants could slow down climate change.

What if we eliminated one of the worlds oldest diseases?

How we can stop disease pandemics?

We will spend some time discussing a programme for 2020. Please come with ideas for topics and places of interest to visit.
Fri Jan 3rd 2020 Talk Fracking the case for or against. Speaker Jill Pullen
Fri Feb 7th 2020 The advent of Modern Science and Technology. Speaker Peter Risdall
Fri Mar 6th 2020 “ The Search for the Super Battery." Speaker Graham Allin

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Angling Antiques
Belly Dancing Book Reading Group 1
Book Reading Group 2 Bridge for Beginners
Canasta Chess and backgammon
Computing Country and Folk Dancing
Craft Workshops Creative Writing
Cryptic Crossword Current Affairs
Family History French Conversation
Garden Group Guitar
Hikers (5 - 8 miles) Knitting and Crochet
Latin Local History
Luncheon Group Mahjong
Music appreciation Painting
Pastels Photography For Fun
Play Reading Science and Technology
Scrabble Cribbage Spanish
Table Tennis The Weekenders
Thursday Walking Group Wine Group
Yoga (Improvers)