2023 Provisional programme
January Hampton Court Gin Company. Talk and tasting from this local gin company.
February Making Historic Costume. Lesley Alexander is visiting to tell us about her experiences making costume for a production of The Madness of King George at Hampton Hill Theatre. We will also be organising a trip to see the show.
March Local History with Tony Hale
April Friends of the River Crane
June Owls! Yes we have owls visiting us.
July Phoneography: Learn how to get the best from the camera in your phone with Philip Hollis from Click Photography Workshops.
August No meeting
September Stephen Fielding from Habitats and Heritage joins us to tell us about their work and local projects.
November AGM and a spot of crafting with Greenleaves Crafts
December Fish and Chip Supper
January 11th Games Night – lots of time to socialise and eat mince pies whilst playing board games.
February 8th Chris Churchman landscape architect explaining to us the issues around global worming and how thinking about ways our landscape is managed can assist in mitigating some of its effects.
March 8th Tonight’s revised activity – Kit is showing us how to make a Flag Book – if you have a ruler please bring one (thank you Kit for your last minute solution)
April 12th Local History talk t
May 10th Watercolour art demonstration
June 14th – Re-sheduled from March, Bread Making demonstration from Mark from local micro bakery Blackbird Bakery.
July 12th – Summer Soiree – Strawberries and Shortbread, with a little crafting on the side!
August 9th – No formal meeting in August
September 13th – Pebble Painting with John Routledge
October 11th – Talk – Eel Pie Island Museum
November 8th – Annual Meeting and election of officers Plus Fake News talk from Photographer Philip Hollis
December 13th Entertainment from St Mary’s Hand Bells who will include a few Christmas carols in their repertoire.