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 Nov 20th Membership Meeting Cath Barton Community Circles - Volunteering
Wed Dec 4th Speakers Meeting Peter Turner
Through the Eyes of a Magician -
Most people are sceptical of magic. In this lecture Peter uses psychological mind games to convince the audience that there is more to the art of perception than meets the eye.
Wed Dec 18th Membership Meeting Christmas Craft display by Mo Wilson.
As well as the usual raffle, we will also be doing a tombola stall. Any donated prizes would be very much appreciated. Donated items should be brought to the November meetings.
Wed Jan 15th 2020 Membership Meeting Featuring Derek Wilde from Wigan Family History Society.
Wed Feb 5th 2020 Speakers Meeting Neil Smith 1000 Years of Guitar
Wed Feb 19th 2020 Membership Meeting Featuring John Wilmington with a poetry recital - memories and humour.
Wed Mar 4th 2020 Speakers Meeting William Froggart Construction of Leeds Liverpool Canal - the Wigan section
Wed Apr 1st 2020 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 2020 Membership Meeting Annette Aitken & Julie Maloney willl be attending to talk about Safeguarding Adults
Wed May 6th 2020 Speakers Meeting Lesley Thomas - Aethelflaed- Lady of Mercia - the Warrior Queen
Wed Jun 3rd 2020 Membership Meeting Anthony Poulton Smith. Food Etymology - unusual and comical origins of everyday words relating to food.
Wed Jul 1st 2020 Speakers Meeting Dr. Eric Curless - Who was Thomas Linacre ?
Wed Aug 5th 2020 Speakers Meeting Louise Bentley- Lancashire Wild Life Trust - Swifts, Swallows and Martins
Wed Oct 7th 2020 Membership Meeting Paul Isherwood 10 years a Buff Butler - the chic of cheek.
A fully clothed, light hearted talk about life as a Buff Butler.