Redditch

Events

General meetings take place at 2 pm on the first and third Tuesday of each month (EXCEPT AUGUST) at Community House in Easemore Road. There is a varied programme of speakers covering a wide range of topics. A charge of £1.50 is made, to cover the cost of the speaker, room hire and light refreshments.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Oct 2nd Worcestershire's Worthies - Anthony Collis
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Tue Oct 16th Thalidomide Survivor: How to Cope with Everyday Life - Brian Gault
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Tue Nov 6th The Gunpowder Plot (with Midlands Connections) - Graham Sutherland
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Tue Nov 20th Annual Quiz - John Cartmell
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Tue Dec 4th Natural Wonders of the Countryside - Peter Garner
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Tue Dec 18th Christmas Entertainment and Buffet - Music in Our Time group
2pm at Community House, 103 Easemore Road, Redditch.
Book group
Mon Sep 24th 10:15am - discussing 'The Girls' by Lisa Jewell.
Computer Users group
Wed Oct 10th Smartphone photography practical - session 1
Wed Nov 14th Smartphone photography practical - session 2
Ethnic Eating group
Fri Sep 28th 12:45 for 1pm at the Rose & Crown, Feckenham, for a Spanish meal.
Exploring science group
Fri Sep 21st 10am at Webheath Village Hall
Daryl Barber will present 'Bronze Singing Bowls'.
Family History
Wed Oct 10th 2-4pm at St Andrews Church, Church Hill North.
Building a Tree
Wed Nov 14th 2-4pm at St Andrews Church, Church Hill North.
Irish Records.
Wed Dec 12th 2-4pm at St Andrews Church, Church Hill North.
Oral Information - chatting to relatives.
Wed Jan 9th 2-4pm at St Andrews Church, Church Hill North.
Local History for Family Historians.
Life Writing group
Thu Nov 15th 2pm
Topics are 'Keep the home fires burning', 'Hair', 'My favourite decade' or 'Getting better'.
Thu Jan 3rd 2pm
Music in Our Time
Mon Oct 8th 1.30 – 3.30pm Webheath Village Hall
Judy Whitmore will present her “Desert Island Discs” – a selection of music that holds memories of significant events and occasions for her.
Mon Nov 12th 1.30 – 3.30pm Webheath Village Hall
John Cartmell will present a number of songs by the musical duo Gallagher & Lyle. In addition to their own hits during the 1970’s, John will include their collaboration work with several other well-known artists.
Mon Dec 10th 1.30 – 3.30pm Webheath Village Hall
“The Christmas Quiz” – John Cartmell will be challenging our knowledge of music with his annual quiz.
Play Reading group
Tue Sep 25th 2pm at St Andrews Church Hall, Church Hill
Rambling group
Wed Oct 3rd Please meet at Crabbs Cross car park at 9.30 to car share, or in the the Feckenham car park behind the village hall on the High Street B96 6HN ready to leave at 10.00am.
The walk will be through fields, country lanes, some steep steps up through woodland and slopes down. Approx 4 miles.
We are eating at The Rose and Crown on the High Street. You can find the menu at
www.roseandcrownfeckenham.co.uk
Shakespeare short course
Wed Sep 26th Discussing 'Troilus and Cressida' - Act Two
Wed Oct 17th Discussing 'Troilus and Cressida' - Act Three
Wed Oct 24th Discussing 'Troilus and Cressida' - Act Four
Wed Oct 31st Discussing 'Troilus and Cressida' - Act Five
Wed Nov 14th 7pm - live screening of 'Troilus and Cressida' from the RSC at Redditch cinema.

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