Wigan

Meetings

Below is the schedule for upcoming membership meetings and speakers meetings.

Speakers meetings and membership meetings usually take place from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00a.m., every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month respectively, at The Edge Conferencing Centre but check below for variations.

A schedule of each Groups sessions is listed in the Calendar page.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Feb 5th Speakers Meeting Neil Smith 1000 Years of Guitar
Wed Feb 19th Membership Meeting Featuring John Wilmington with a poetry recital - memories and humour.
Wed Mar 4th Speakers Meeting William Froggart Construction of Leeds Liverpool Canal - the Wigan section
Wed Mar 18th Membership Meeting
Wed Apr 1st Speakers Meeting Andrew Wilde - Piano Recital.
North West Music Trust give quality music performances in the community, opening up the wonderful world of piano to new audiences.
Tue Apr 14th Membership Meeting Annette Aitken & Julie Maloney willl be attending to talk about Safeguarding Adults
Wed May 6th Speakers Meeting Lesley Thomas - Aethelflaed- Lady of Mercia - the Warrior Queen
Wed May 20th Membership Meeting
Wed Jun 3rd Speakers Meeting Anthony Poulton Smith. Food Etymology - unusual and comical origins of everyday words relating to food.
Wed Jun 17th Membership Meeting
Wed Jul 1st Speakers Meeting Dr. Eric Curless - Who was Thomas Linacre ?
Wed Jul 15th Membership Meeting
Wed Aug 5th Speakers Meeting Louise Bentley- Lancashire Wild Life Trust - Swifts, Swallows and Martins
Wed Aug 19th Membership Meeting
Wed Sep 9th Speakers Meeting Edith Rigby - member of WI, wife and suffragette (in character)
Wed Oct 7th Speakers Meeting Paul Isherwood 10 years a Buff Butler - the chic of cheek.
A fully clothed, light hearted talk about life as a Buff Butler.
Wed Oct 21st Membership Meeting
Wed Nov 4th Speakers Meeting Joanne Halliwell in character as Betsy the scullery maid.
Wed Nov 18th Membership Meeting
Wed Dec 2nd Speakers Meeting Peter Turner(magician) Slight Of Mind
Wed Dec 16th Membership Meeting
Wed Jan 6th 2021 Speakers Meeting Gwyneth Millard - Finding Eliza