Redditch

Events

General meetings take place at 2 pm on the first and third Tuesday of each month (EXCEPT AUGUST) at the Oasis Christian centre, 4 Plymouth Road, Redditch. 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 Jul 21st 2 p.m. Talk entitled “Ask me why I am a Soroptimist - From Africa to Nepal via Bromsgrove and Redditch”
This will be given via Zoom by Liz Every. Chair of Bromsgrove and Redditch Soroptimists. See the July newsletter for how you can join in, even without a computer or the internet.
Other Events
Wed Jul 22nd 2pm Affinity Chat: Introduction to Vector Graphics: Pen tool
In John Cartmell’s Webex Room online. Contact John — johncartmell@me.com — in advance for login details using your normal browser.
Wed Jul 29th 2pm Affinity Chat: Vector Shapes & Text
In John Cartmell’s Webex Room online. Contact John — johncartmell@me.com — in advance for login details using your normal browser
Wed Aug 5th 2pm Affinity Chat: HDR Photographs
In John Cartmell’s Webex Room online. Contact John — johncartmell@me.com — in advance for login details using your normal browser.
Wed Aug 19th Affinity Chat: Focus Stacking for Macro Photography
In John Cartmell’s Webex Room online. Contact John — johncartmell@me.com — in advance for login details using your normal browser.
Wed Aug 26th Affinity Chat: A Library of Actions
In John Cartmell’s Webex Room online. Contact John — johncartmell@me.com — in advance for login details using your normal browser.
Book group
Mon Jul 27th 10.15 a.m. via Zoom. Discussing “The Clockmaker’s Daughter” by Kate Morton. Email link will be sent out nearer the time to members. Please reply to this email if you wish to join us..
Computer Users group
Tue Aug 11th 'Digital Art' presentation from John Cartmell and Holly. Note this event runs on Tuesday 11th from 2pm - not our usual time and date. Details of how to join this remote session will be supplied prior to the event.
Exploring science group
Fri Jul 17th 10.00am Friday 17 July 2020 via Zoom: Peter Dewell ‘Hooke and the Moon’.
This will be followed by a discussion on vapour trails from passenger jets and clouds. What is the cause of them? Why do vapour trails disperse and disappear quite quickly but clouds hold their shape for extended periods of time?
Fri Aug 21st 10.00 am via Zoom - David Jones - The History of the Solar System.
Music in Our Time
Mon Aug 10th 2.00pm Monday 10th August 2020 via Zoom
Alan Hitchcock will present “Bob Dylan Covers” - a selection of songs, all written by Bob Dylan, but performed by other artists, including Polly Parton, Marlene Dietrich and Tom Jones.

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