Our programme of Lectures is listed below. Unless otherwise specified, these take place at the Ryarsh Village Hall
Coffee is served prior to the Lectures from 10:15 am. Please be seated by 10:45 am for announcements.
Guests are Welcome at a cost of £5 per lecture by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary. Please Note – No guest may attend more than twice a year
Current Lecture Programme
10 September 2020 Paul Jagger Treasures of the Livery Company Halls. (ON-LINE )
8 October 2020 Richard Whincop Art and Architecture: Estranged Bedfellows. (TBC)
12 November 2020 Monica Bohm-Duchen Insiders/Outsiders: Refugees from Nazi Europe and their contribution to British Visual Culture. (TBC)
10 December 2020 Roger Askew A Right Royal Christmas: How our Royal families have celebrated Christmas through the ages.
14 January 2021 Nigel Bates In the Kingdom of Sweets.
11 February 2021 Karin Fernald English Women and the French Revolution.
11 March 2021 Neil Faulkner Dickens, Lawrence and Zhivago: David Lean’s Art of Cinema.
8 April 2021 Mary Rose Rivett-Carnac Faces, Figures and Forms: Exploring Sculpture in the UK’s Public Art Collections.
13 May 2021 Timothy Walker The Subtle Science and exact Art of Colour in English Garden Design: Why Gardens can rank as Fine Art.
10 June 2021 Mark Ovenden 150 Years of London Underground Design.