Calendar of Events 'Our calendar is compiled from press releases, e-mails and other sources, such as local history periodicals and personal contacts.'
'The main activities are a series of illustrated winter lectures, on topics of historical interest, held usually on the last Monday of each month ... These meetings have a pleasant, informal atmosphere, and members are invited to contribute by bringing interesting artefacts and making short presentations on items of interest.'
'The society, formed in 1977, now has a membership of nearly 400. Lectures are held on a monthly basis usually on the third Thursday from September to May. If you are visiting the area you are welcome to attend any lecture. If you come more than once, please take out membership.'
'The society meets at 2.00 pm ... on the first Friday in the month. Annual subscription is £5, and visitors and members pay £1 per meeting. Visitors who attend three meetings will be invited to join the Society.'
>>> Acton History Group
'Meets at 7.30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month from October until March ... Visitors welcome at all meetings. Admission £2.00.'
'We meet on the first Tuesday of each month (excluding August) ... at 8.00 pm.'
>>> Society Events
'The Society provides a programme of historical lectures each year with, normally, a minimum of 3 lectures in the Spring and 3 in the Autumn. In addition, there is a speaker or exhibition at the Annual General Meeting in June. From time to time the Society holds member's evenings which allow participants to bring items or raise subjects for a short discussion. These interactive events can provide some fascinating insights into local history.'
'Talks are from September to May, usually on the second Tuesday of the month, with invited speakers mainly on local interests.'
>>> Alveston LHS
'Meets at 7.30 pm on the fourth Wednesday of each month ... There are no meetings during June, July and August.'
>>> Meetings and Events
'Our meetings will be taking place on the third Monday of the month.'
'All evening meetings will be held ... at 7.45 pm on the first Monday in the month from October to April, except for January.'
'Meetings are usually held ... at 7.30 pm on the 4th Friday of the month from September to May.'
'Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month, unless otherwise stated, at 7.45 pm.'
>>> This Year's Meetings
'Meetings are held monthly on the third Tuesday of the month at 7.00 pm.'
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'The society welcome visitors and new members to their meetings; so if you are interested in the history of Aston Cantlow and the local area, come along to a meeting and get involved.'
Aston on Trent War Memorial Hall, Chellaston Lane, Aston on Trent, South Derbyshire, DE72 2AX, East Midlandswww.astonontrenthistory.org.uk
>>> Meetings and Events >>> Events Programme
'Our Local History Group operates what we call "open membership". There is no annual subscription. Anyone is entitled to join the Group by entering their name and contact details in the Membership Book ... Meetings commence at 7.30 pm and usually include an illustrated talk by a visiting speaker. Refreshments are provided. An admission fee of £1.50 is payable by those over 18 years of age. Meetings will typically last between 1½ and 2 hours. All meetings and events are open to everyone subject only to necessary limits of space or health and safety.'
'The History Group meets socially ... from September to July on the first and third Mondays of the month 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm. The History Group takes a break during August and meetings begin again on the first Monday in September. Speakers are occasionally invited to present various aspects of local history. Visitors are welcome at the talks, with a charge of £1.50, including refreshments.'
>>> Future Events
'The Society was formed in 2000 by a small group of people interested in the history of their town. We now have some fifty members who meet on the last Monday of each month.'
'Monthly speakers' meetings are held 3rd Thursday at 7.45 for prompt 8.00 pm.'
'A series of monthly evening lectures, generally six, is held during the winter months and several excursions are made to augment the lectures and to visit places of historical interest. In addition a course of about ten weekly lectures is arranged each Autumn and dovetailed with two series of WEA lectures.'
'Meetings are held ... starting at 7.30 pm on the last Tuesday of each month from September to April (except December).'