Meon Valley Arts Society

Lectures

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data/20240709.jpg Tuesday 9 July 2024

Subject: AGM and Summer Lunch - members only, no guests 5000 Years of Glass
Speaker: ANDY McCONNELL
First formed by accident 5,000 years ago, glass has evolved into mankind's most important creation and greatest tool. Being virtually invisible, many are oblivious to its impact. Without glass our homes would be lightless caves; no sereens for cars, televisions or phones; no glassware, not even the glass in our hands of an evening!




data/20240910.jpg Tuesday 10 September 2024

Subject: Canal History and Heritage
Speaker: ROGER BUTLER
This lecture is a colorful introduction to the secret world of our 2000-mile inland waterway newark looking at all aspects ofits art, architecture and engineering with wide ranging features, leading them to be described as as a 'poor man's art gallery'




data/20240921.png Saturday 21 Sepetember 2024

Subject: We are amused - members only - 45th birthday party
Speaker: BERTIE PEARCE
The talk wiil be followed by a lunch. Bertie, who is also a member of the Inner Magic Circle, will then entertain us with one of his superb magic shows.