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Upcoming Events and Courses

Coming up during 2014 we have a wide range of events. Please see the current list of events below or to find out more information please download our latest Events Programme.

Event Date
Event Desciption
9th Jan

Study Days - BRITTEN’S PLAYS AND POETRY

9th Jan

Friday Morning Club - SOCIAL COFFEE MORNING.

12th Jan

Monday Music Course -Music in America.

12th Jan

Course - Hidden History – an Alternative Way to look at the Local History Landscape.

16th Jan

Friday Morning Club - RANDOM READINGS.

19th Jan

Event - AGM.

23rd Jan

Study Days - LEO TOLSTOY, WAR AND PEACE (1869).

23rd Jan

Friday Morning Club - MORE FAVOURITE OBJECTS.

26th Jan

Monday Lectures - HS2 and BIRMINGHAM CITY CENTRE. .

30th Jan

Live at Lunchtime - DVORAK - Piano Quintet in A Op.81.

30th Jan

Friday Morning Club - BILL HALES : THE RELUCTANT PUBLICAN.

2nd Feb

Monday Lectures - ‘BEETHOVEN’S TEMPEST.

6th Feb

Study Days - FRENCH CINEMA in the 21st Century.

6th Feb

Friday Morning Club - A DATE OF MANY ANNIVERSARIES.

9th Feb

Monday Lectures - THE NAILMAKERS OF BIRMINGHAM, BROMSGROVE and the BLACK COUNTRY.

13th Feb

Friday Morning Club - RANDOM READINGS.

16th Feb

Monday Lectures - RUSSIA THROUGH THE EYES OF AN ENGLISH ARTIST.

20th Feb

Study Days - HOMER, The Iliad (c. 760-710 bc).

20th Feb

Live at Lunchtime - MOZART - Piano Concerto in C K. 415 Soloist : DINAH LEVINE
MOZART - Serenade “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik”
MOZART - String Quartet in D “Hoffmeister”

20th Feb

Friday Morning Club - RUPERT HOOTON : PURPLE TRIANGLES.

23rd Feb

Monday Lectures - ADA LOVELACE – ARISTOCRAT, MATHEMATICIAN and COMPUTER PIONEER.

27th Feb

Friday Morning Club - JOHN SMITH : ALL AT SEA.

2nd Mar

Monday Lectures - The STORY BEHIND the MONUMENT.

6th Mar

Study Day - TERRENCE RATTIGAN, THE WINSLOW BOY (1946).

6th Mar

Friday Morning Club - IAN THOMSON : OUTWARD BOUND.

9th Mar

Monday Lectures - ‘CHAMBERLAINS and CHURCHILLS’.

11th Mar

The Dickens Fellowship - Mr Sydney Dickens R.N. “The Little Admiral” (Part two) Anthony Bower.

13th Mar

Friday Morning Club - RANDOM READINGS.

16th Mar

Monday Lectures - THIS HAZY CITY: LOUIS Mac NEICE and the LITERARY LIFE of BIRMINGHAM IN THE 1930s.

20th Mar

Live at Lunchtime - SCHUBERT - Quartet for flute, guitar & strings
MOZART - Flute Quartet in D – Classical Guitar Solos.

20th Mar

Friday Morning Club - LYNETTE DUGGAN : SHELDON’S FALLEN TOMMIES.

23rd Mar

Monday Lectures - W B and J B YEATS and JOHN QUINN: IRISH MEN IN AMERICA.

27th Mar

Study Days - JANE AUSTEN’S LOVE OF LETTERS (2).

27th Mar

Friday Morning Club - JOE SEAGER : NEVILLE CARDUS, MAN OF MUSIC AND CRICKET.

30th Mar

Monday Lectures - KILLING TIME: from LIVED TIME to the PHYSICS of TIME.

8th Apr

The Dickens Fellowship - The Man with the Postbag is Swearing in the Passage”.

10th Apr

Friday Morning Club - RANDOM READINGS.

17th Apr

Study Days - SHAKESPEARE, TWELFTH NIGHT (1601).

17th Apr

Friday Morning Club - GLENDA SANDFORD : WHO’D BE A TEACHER?

24th Apr

Live at Lunchtime - THE CZECH NATIONALISTS
DVORAK - Piano Trio in E minor “Dumky”
SMETANA - String Quartet “From my Life”.

24th Apr

Friday Morning Club - RITA HALES : TRAVEL WITH MUSIC.

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