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Nearby: Kendal

'The Eddington Astronomical Society meets once a month in Kendal, usually on the first Thursday of the month ... Meetings generally start with a News round-up, then a break for tea or coffee, followed by a lecture or presentation. Just turn up!'

Category Kendal

Member of the Gardening and Horticultural Societies - Cumbria Grouping

'Ab annual, four-day long Festival dedicated to sharing awe-inspiring, life-affirming stories from the world of outdoor adventure. Situated in the picturesque town of Kendal, Cumbria, UK - join us and we'll take you on a journey to the wildest reaches of the globe through film, literature, speaker events, music, art, dance and parties.' Normally held Mid November.

Category Local Heritage

'With a great reputation for our historic buildings, museums, gallery collections and rolling arts programmes we aim to project the Lake District’s distinctive cultural legacy, keep the stories of this amazing region alive and seed the artists and makers of tomorrow ... We represent the lives of the people of Cumbria past and present. They inform and steer our stimulating, award-winning attractions: Abbot Hall; Blackwell; Lakeland Museum and Windemere Jetty Museum. We connect with our visitors on land and on water.'

'The Society is open to anyone who is interested in Earth Sciences. No prior knowledge of the subject is required.  Non-members can attend an event for a small fee ... There is a winter programme of lectures in Kendal, on the third Wednesday of each month, and tutorials on the fourth Tuesday of the month.  In the summer, excursions (fieldtrips) are organised, to places of geological interest.  All are within a reasonable distance of Kendal.'

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