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Café Scientifique - Colchester

Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1JH, Eastern
www.facebook.com/cafescientifiquecolchester/
Navigate Website>>> Presentations
Open Lectures & Talks'Come and chat about current issues in science and technology with leading UK researchers in a relaxed, informal setting.'
Also IndexedUniversity of Essex
Historic CountyEssex
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2680
Visits to Website1152

Colchester Archaeological Group, The

Lion Walk United Reformed Church, Colchester, CO1 1LX, Eastern
caguk.net
Navigate Website>>> Talks
Open Lectures & Talks'Weekly lectures take place from October to March each year.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2173
Visits to Website565

Colchester Castle Museum

14 Ryegate Road, Colchester, CO1 1YG, Eastern
www.cimuseums.org.uk/castle
Open Lectures & Talks'A visit to Colchester Castle is now bigger, brighter and better than ever before, with brand new interactive displays including new finds and star exhibits like the Colchester Vase and the Colchester Mercury statuette.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP909
Visits to Website698

Colchester Decorative & Fine Arts Society

Christchurch, Ireton Road, Colchester, CO3 3AT, Eastern
www.colchesterdfas.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures take place on the second Thursday of the month at 11 am ...' The Society 'has about 300 members drawn from all parts of the CO postal area (and in a few cases beyond) and a modest waiting list ... If you would like to be placed on our waiting list please email ...'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1092
Visits to Website557

Colchester Natural History Society

Cardinal Bourne Hall, 51 Priory Street, Colchester, CO1 2QB, Eastern
www.colchesternaturalhistorysociety.org.uk/events.htm
Open Lectures & Talks'Throughout autumn, winter and spring there are illustrated talks by leading naturalists and wildlife travellers as well as teach-ins on identification of birds, plants and insects. Particularly popular are the Tuesday evening plant surveys and wild flower identification sessions throughout the season in all kinds of local habitats led by experienced botanists.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1827
Visits to Website762

Colchester Photographic Society

Christ Church, Christ Church Court, Ireton Road, Colchester, CO3 3AT, Eastern
www.colchesterphotosoc.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets on Tuesdays at 7.30 pm between September and early May.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP786
Visits to Website444

Colchester Society of Model & Experimental Engineers

The Clubhouse, 13a President Road, Colchester, CO3 9ED, Eastern
www.csmee.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Winter Talks
Open Lectures & Talks'The society facilities are open to members as required. There is an informal club night each Friday and working groups meet on Wednesdays and Sundays. Other members use the tracks during the week especially in the summer running season. For various reasons, the running sessions are not open to the general public but we are delighted to see interested folk when we are running. We also have a program of talks and visits during the year which folk are welcome to join ...'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1626
Visits to Website450

Department of Language & Linguistics [Essex]

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, Eastern
www.essex.ac.uk/linguistics/
Navigate Website>>> Seminars
Open Lectures & TalksExtensive seminar programme, each description often annotated: 'This event is open to the general public'. Occasional more general lectures.
Also IndexedUniversity of Essex
Historic CountyEssex
Views 'Full' Record + MAP735
Visits to Website415

Essex Society for Family History - Colchester

Cardinal Bourne Hall, Priory Street, Colchester, CO1 2QB, Eastern
www.esfh.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings of the Branch are held ... usually on the second Saturday of the month.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2392
Visits to Website953

Essex Transitional Justice Network

Senate Room, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, Eastern
www.essex.ac.uk/tjn/
Navigate Website>>> Events >>> Annual Lecture
Open Lectures & TalksAnnual Lecture: 'All are welcome to attend'.
Also IndexedUniversity of Essex
Historic CountyEssex
Views 'Full' Record + MAP565
Visits to Website347

Essex Wildlife Trust - Colchester

Shrub End Social Centre, Shrub End Road, Colchester, CO3 4SA, Eastern
www.essexwt.org.uk/whats-on
Navigate Website>>> Search by Group
Open Lectures & TalksUsually meets 3rd Thursday of the month 'commencing 7.45 pm (doors open 7.15 pm). A donation is invited to cover expenses £2.00 per adult'.
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP601
Visits to Website421

Firstsite

Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1JH, Eastern
www.firstsite.uk.net
Navigate Website>>> What's On >>> Talks and Debates
Open Lectures & Talks'Talks, debates and symposia at Firstsite offer a great opportunity to engage with contemporary art in new ways. Whether you're interested in taking part in critical debates or attending historical lectures, our programme has something for everyone. Numbers are limited, so please book in advance ...'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP707
Visits to Website437

Lexden History Group

Lexden Church Hall, St Leonard's Church, Lexden Road, Colchester, CO3 4BL., Eastern
www.lexdenhistory.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Forthcoming Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet on the second Wednesday of every month (except August) at 7.45 pm.'
Named Lectures & TalksGeoff Pettit Memorial Lecture
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1646
Visits to Website611

Mersea Island Photographic Society

Mersea Museum, High Street, West Mersea, Mersea Island, Colchester, CO5 8QD, Eastern
merseaphotographicsociety.weebly.com
Navigate Website>>> ... Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet alternate Thursdays from 7.45 pm to 10 pm ... from September through to end of May and enjoy a varied programme of speakers, competitions and workshops. If you are unsure why not come along as a visitor. There will always be a warm welcome.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP794
Visits to Website417

National Trust Support - Colchester

Christ Church, Ireton Road, Colchester, CO3 3AT, Eastern
colchesternt.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Talks
Open Lectures & Talks'We hold a series of talks on a variety of topics each year ... For the most part, they start at 7.30 pm during the summer and after the clocks go back (daylight saving time) 2.30 pm.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP807
Visits to Website460

North East Essex Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Centennial Suite, Weston Homes Community Stadium, United Way, Colchester, CO4 5UP, Eastern
www.needfas.org.uk/lectures.aspx
Open Lectures & Talks'The NEEDFAS lecture programme comprises of ten lectures a year running from September through to June. These are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month ... We currently have 300 members and there is currently a waiting list for new members. However, people who are on the waiting list are welcome to attend lectures for a fee of £4 per lecture. You are asked to contact the Membership Secretary a few days in advance as the number of visitors may be limited for some very popular lectures.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP770
Visits to Website313

Royal Society of Chemistry - Essex

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, Eastern
www.rsc.org/Membership/Networking/LocalSections/Essex/ForthcomingEvents.asp
Open Lectures & TalksHas listed occasional lectures which are 'public events'.
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyProfessional Body
Views 'Full' Record + MAP600
Visits to Website440

RSPB Colchester

The Community Hall, Shrub End Road, Colchester, CO3 4SA, Eastern
www.rspb.org.uk/groups/colchester/events/
Open Lectures & Talks'We hold indoor meetings with slide presentations on the second Thursday of the month between September and April.'
Also IndexedRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP629
Visits to Website612

University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, Eastern
www.essex.ac.uk/events/
Open Lectures & Talks'Arts and Events'.
Named Lectures & TalksBurrows Lecture
Historic CountyEssex
Views 'Full' Record + MAP597
Visits to Website441

Wivenhoe Bookshop, The

23 High Street, Wivenhoe, Colchester, CO7 9BE, Eastern
www.wivenhoebooks.com
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Here in Wivenhoe there are an amazing number of people with different interests. As well as being a bookshop we see ourselves as having a role to play in developing and promoting special interests and we organise a number of courses and reading groups ... New programmes, courses and special group events will be posted regularly on the Home page of the website and on the Events Calendar, and we will include latest news in our regular e-newsletter ...'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyBookshop
Views 'Full' Record + MAP468
Visits to Website710

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