Diary for December, January & February 2018



Date Group Event
05 Dec Family History Christmas Social and Members’ Memories of Childhood
06 Dec Patchwork and Quilting Christmas Lunch
07 Dec Theatre '42nd Street' (evening)
11 Dec History Christmas-get-together
11 Dec Singing for Pleasure Christmas Concert
12 Dec Committee Meeting  
13 Dec Walks in London Literary London
14 Dec General Meeting The Musical Theatre of Gilbert and Sullivan
14 Dec Poetry Poetry Quiz and Christmas Tea
15 Dec Railways The Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway
18 Dec Science and Technology Quiz with Drinks and Nibbles
20 Dec Photography & Dig Imaging Christmas Meeting with Members' Slide Shows
04 Jan Wildlife Blue Whale Experience, Natural History Museum
08 Jan History Talk by the Curator of Amersham Museum
09 Jan Committee Meeting  
10 Jan Country Walks into History Princes Risborough
11 Jan General Meeting A Petticoat Pilot
15 Jan Science and Technology Agenda for 2018 meetings
17 Jan Patchwork and Quilting Quilts from Scraps
17 Jan Photography Members' visits to Zanzibar and Iceland
17 Jan Theatre '42nd Street' (matinee)
18 Jan Computers Workshop on Mail Merge, Labels and Envelopes
19 Jan Railways The Network SouthEast Story
22 Jan Digital Imaging An Introduction to the Nik Collection
24 Jan Gardening Starting a Vegetable Patch
25 Jan Eclectic Music Quiz - Guess the Classical Music Hidden in a Pop Song
25 Jan Poetry Gerard Manley Hopkins
26 Jan Opera and Dance Puccini's early opera 'Edgar'
30 Jan Jazz Appreciation Members’ Choice
01 Feb Railways London’s Termini - with Chiltern U3A
01 Feb Wildlife Shepherding, Farming and Wildlife Matters
06 Feb Committee Meeting  
06 Feb Family History Civil Registration
08 Feb General Meeting Weather Lore – Fact or Fiction?
12 Feb History Sikhism, its Origins and History
14 Feb Walks in London TateModern (limited Places)
21 Feb Photography The Himalayas
22 Feb Convenors' Meeting  
22 Feb Eclectic Music Accordian Recital
22 Feb Poetry Andrew Motion
23 Feb Opera and Dance ’Topsy-Turvy’ – Gilbert and Sullivan
26 Feb Digital Imaging How to use the ’Hide All Mask’
27 Feb Jazz Appreciation Miles Davis - ’Kind of Blue’ and ’Miles Ahead’
28 Feb Gardening How Plants Get Their Names
06 Mar Family History Examples of Soldier Research
08 Mar Theatre Witness for the Prosecution