District/Unitary Authority:Islington

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* Society of Genealogists

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, EC1M 7BA, London
www.sog.org.uk/events/calendar.shtml
Open Lectures & Talks'The Society of Genealogists holds regular study days, lectures and evening classes along with workshops demonstrating computer programs and databases of use to family historians.' Lectures are usually priced: check details (and 'non-members now have the opportunity to make use of the Society's library before or after attending a lecture, tutorial or half-day course at a special discount rate').
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP825
Visits to Website634

Archives for London

40 Northampton Road, Islington, EC1R 0HB, London
www.archivesforlondon.org
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We help members get more out of London’s archives through an exclusive programme of seminars, behind the scenes visits, conferences and to stay in touch through our website and members’ newsletter ... Individual membership of AfL is open to anyone with an interest in London's archives.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP681
Visits to Website595

Association for Studies in the Conservation of Historic Buildings

The Gallery, 77 Cowcross Street, Islington, EC1M 6EL, London
www.aschb.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures and meetings are held in London, and local meetings of the Association have been organised by convenors in other parts of the country. The Association retains close connections with other organisations in the field.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP700
Visits to Website625

British Centre for Literary Translation [UEA]

Kings Place, 90 York Way, Islington, N1 9AG, London
www.bclt.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Annual Sebald Lecture on literary translation, preceded by presentations and readings from the annual Translation Prizes.' Also list of related events.
Online Lectures & TalksAudio recordings of previous Annual Lectures.
Named Lectures & TalksSebald Lecture
Also IndexedUniversity of East Anglia
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP663
Visits to Website526

British Horological Institute - North London

The Sekforde Arms, 34 Sekforde Street, Islington, EC1R 0HA, London
www.bhi.co.uk/horological-calendar
Category:Horology
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, second Thursday evening.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1782
Visits to Website426

British Institute of Human Rights

Development House, 56 - 64 Leonard Street, Islington, EC2A 4LT, London
www.bihr.org.uk/Pages/Events/
Open Lectures & TalksLectures and Debates 'For over 23 years, BIHR has been hosting lectures and debates that are open to everyone and provide a rare opportunity for members of the public to hear, and question, high profile speakers talking about a range of human rights issues. Speakers at these events have included Jon Snow, Shami Chakrabarti, Clare Short MP and Cherie Booth QC.'
Online Lectures & Talks'Transcripts and extracts from past lectures can be viewed online and downloaded.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP755
Visits to Website983

Centre for Law, Justice & Journalism [City]

City University, Northampton Square, Islington, EC1V 0HB, London
www.city.ac.uk/centre-for-law-justice-and-journalism
Category:The Media
Open Lectures & Talks'The first major interdisciplinary centre in the UK to develop a broad yet focused interface between law, justice and journalism in society.'
Also IndexedCity University
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1257
Visits to Website397

City University London

Northampton Square, Islington, EC1V 0HB, London
www.city.ac.uk/whatson/
Open Lectures & Talks'Events', which can be filtered by Type of Event (e.g. 'Lectures') and Audience (e.g. 'Public').
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP690
Visits to Website773

Connecting Conversations

Islington Museum, Finsbury Library, 245 St John Street, Islington, EC1V 4NB, London
www.connectingconversations.org/Events
Open Lectures & TalksHave held evening conversations every few weeks.
Online Lectures & TalksCan listen to recordings of past 'Conversations'.
Also IndexedRowan Arts Project
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1685
Visits to Website766

Department of Journalism [City]

City University, Northampton Square, Islington, EC1V 0HB, London
www.city.ac.uk/arts-social-sciences/journalism/james-cameron-memorial-lecture
Category:The Media
Navigate Website>>> Journalism
Open Lectures & Talks'We regularly hold public events featuring prominent figures in the world of journalism ...'
Named Lectures & TalksJames Cameron Memorial Award and Lecture
Also IndexedCity University London
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP816
Visits to Website543

Docomomo UK

ABA Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, Islington, EC1M 6EJ, London
www.docomomo-uk.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Current Events
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional lectures, including an Annual Lecture. Tickets priced; can book ahead.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1603
Visits to Website872

Electric Railway Society

Model Railway Club, Keen House, Calshot Street, Islington, N1 9DA, London
www.electric-rly-society.org.uk
Category:Railway History
Navigate Website>>> Society Activities
Open Lectures & Talks'The society holds regular meetings in both London and Birmingham. In addition, other activities take place from time to time to enable members to meet and discuss subjects of interest.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP914
Visits to Website530

English PEN

Free Word Centre, 60 Farringdon Road, Islington, EC1R 3GA, London
www.englishpen.org
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & TalksEarly evening lectures. Advisable to book ahead.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP768
Visits to Website1048

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art

39a Canonbury Square, Islington, N1 2AN, London
www.estorickcollection.com/events.php
Category:Art Galleries
Open Lectures & TalksGallery Talks 'Informal talks on aspects of the exhibition last approximately 40 minutes and are free with an admission ticket purchased on the day.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP613
Visits to Website839

Foto8

HOST Gallery, 1-5 Honduras Street, Islington, EC1Y 0TH, London
www.foto8.com/new/
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP643
Visits to Website570

Free Word Centre

60 Farringdon Road
 London, Islington, EC1R 3GA, London
freewordcentre.com
Open Lectures & Talks'Runs a diverse programme of events, lectures and performances. We encourage debate and discussion across the worlds of culture and politics, committed to promoting openness, community and intellectual enquiry in a rapidly changing world.'
Also IndexedWriters Bloc | Open Society Foundation
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP640
Visits to Website738

Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique

The Gallery, 77 Cowcross Street, Islington, EC1M 6EL, London
monde-diplo-friends.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Amongst the events organised by Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique is our series of talks (in English) known as the Cafés Diplo.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1165
Visits to Website701

Germany & Colonies Philatelic Society - Third Reich

The Sekforde Arms, 34 Sekforde Street, Islington, EC1R 0HA, London
www.germanphilately.org
Navigate Website>>> Groups >>> Third Reich Study Group
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1130
Visits to Website392

Great Central Railway Society - London

Model Railway Club, Keen House, Calshot Street, Islington, N1 9DA, London
www.gcrsociety.co.uk/events.html
Category:Railway History
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional evening talks.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP757
Visits to Website442

Greater London Industrial Archaeology Society

Derek Willoughby Lecture Theatre, Charterhouse Square, Islington, EC1M 6BQ, London
www.glias.org.uk/gliasdiary.html
Open Lectures & TalksWinter Programme: 'All lectures are on the third Wednesday of the month and start at 6.30 pm.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP625
Visits to Website588

Historical Model Railway Society - London

Model Railway Club, Keen House, Calshot Street, Islington, N1 9DA, London
www.hmrs.org.uk/areagroups/index.php
Navigate Website>>> London
Open Lectures & Talks'The London Area meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at 18.30 for 19.00 at Keen House, the headquarters of the Model Railway Club.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP561
Visits to Website406

Holloway Arts Festival

Holloway, Islington, London
www.rowanarts.net/project-view/holloway-arts-festival/
Category:Arts Festivals
Open Lectures & TalksRowan Arts has closed due to financial difficulties.
Also IndexedRowan Arts
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP542
Visits to Website508

Housmans Radical Booksellers

5 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, Islington, N1 9DX, London
www.facebook.com/pages/Housmans-Radical-Booksellers/38591817284
Category:Bookshops
Open Lectures & Talks'We regularly have a variety of events in the shop, and are always welcome for suggestions from authors, artists and campaigners who want to use the shop for evening events. Past events include talks, book signings, film screenings, art exhibitions and musical performances.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyBookshop
Views 'Full' Record + MAP994
Visits to Website1270

Islington Archaeology & History Society

Islington Town Hall, Upper Street, Islington, N1 2UD, London
www.islingtonhistory.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Is here to investigate, learn and celebrate the heritage that is left to us. We host lectures and other events, organise walks and produce a quarterly journal ... We host 10 lectures a year ... as well as book launches and joint events with other organisations. Lectures are free to members and £1 donation to non-members.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP651
Visits to Website407

Islington Museum & Local History Centre

Islington Museum, 245 St John Street, Islington, EC1V 4NB, London
www.islington.gov.uk/libraries-arts-and-heritage/heritage/local-history-centre
Navigate Website>>> What's On >>> Events
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional lectures and talks.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP807
Visits to Website301

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