Historic County:Westmorland

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Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Peppercorn Lane, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 5AL, North West
www.abbothall.org.uk
Category:Art Galleries
Open Lectures & TalksHave offered gallery talks, evening lectures, including those organized by the Friends of the Lakeland Arts Trust.
Also IndexedLakeland Arts Trust
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1403
Visits to Website1584

Appleby Archaeology Group

Supper Room, Market Hall, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Eden, CA16 6XA, North West
www.applebyarchaeology.org.uk/programme.htm
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening lectures.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1122
Visits to Website717

Armitt Library & Museum, The

Nook Lane, Ambleside, South Lakeland, LA22 9BL, North West
armitt.com/armitt_website/
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening talks.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLibrary & Archive
Views 'Full' Record + MAP863
Visits to Website795

Bampton and District Local History Society

Bampton Memorial Hall, Bampton, Eden, CA10 2RQ, North West
www.bampton-history.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Meeting Programme
Open Lectures & TalksMeetings on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1416
Visits to Website982

Blackwell: The Arts & Crafts House

Bowness-on-Windermere, South Lakeland, LA23 3JT, North West
www.blackwell.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Exhibitions/Events
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Also IndexedLakeland Arts Trust
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyHeritage Building
Views 'Full' Record + MAP697
Visits to Website1217

British Horological Institute - Lakes

Stricklandgate House, 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4PU, North West
www.bhi.co.uk/branches
Category:Horology
Open Lectures & TalksWinter meetings, first Wednesday of the month BUT this Group seems no longer to be meeting.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP844
Visits to Website440

Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - Kendal

The Shakespeare Centre, Highgate, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4HE, North West
cumbriapast.com
Navigate Website>>> Activities >>> Kendal H & A Society
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, Monday evenings.
Also IndexedCumbria Past
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2430
Visits to Website524

Dove Cottage & The Wordsworth Museum

Dove Cottage, The Wordsworth Museum & Art Gallery, Grasmere, South Lakeland, LA22 9SH, North West
www.wordsworth.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Attend Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The ever popular Bindman Talks, now in their seventh season, including several discussions of new additions to the Wordsworth Trust's collection, and three events on the contemporary issues of disability, the role of women, and the environment.'
Also IndexedCentre for British Romanticism | Dorothy Wordsworth Festival of Women's Poetry
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
Views 'Full' Record + MAP669
Visits to Website462

Hardy Plant Society - Cumbria

Heaves Hotel, Sizergh, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA8 8EF, North West
www.hardy-plant.org.uk/index.php
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, Monday evenings.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP952
Visits to Website548

Holme & District Local History Society

Reception Room, Burton Memorial Hall, Main Street, Burton-in-Kendal, South Lakeland, LA6 1HR, North West
www.localhistory.burtonweb.org.uk
Open Lectures & TalksMeetings 'held ... at 7.30 pm on the third Monday of each month unless stated otherwise'.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP628
Visits to Website561

Kendal & South Westmorland Beekeepers' Association

Abbot Hall Social Centre, Dowker Lane, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4ED, North West
www.kendalbeekeepers.org.uk/Meetings.html
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet once a month; from October to April on a Tuesday evening at 7.30 pm ... Meetings usually have a beekeeping theme and are followed by tea and biscuits with plenty of time to chat.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2411
Visits to Website979

Kendal Mountain Festival

www.mountainfest.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksLatest Dates 19-22 November 2015.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP953
Visits to Website1140

Kendal Natural History Society

The Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4BH, North West
kendalnaturalhistory.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm ... from September to March ... Non-members are welcome. The current annual subscription is £14; visitors pay £2.30 per meeting.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1391
Visits to Website821

Kirkby Lonsdale & District Civic Society

The Lunesdale Hall, Bective Road, Kirkby Lonsdale, South Lakeland, LA6 2BG, North West
www.kirkbylonsdalecivicsociety.org
Open Lectures & Talks'All talks take place ... on Monday Evenings starting at 7.30 pm and are followed by tea and biscuits. There is a small admission charge. Non members welcome.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2833
Visits to Website796

Lakeland Horticultural Society, The

Patterdale Road, Windermere, South Lakeland, LA23 1NP, North West
www.holehirdgardens.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Public Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The Lakeland Horticultural Society is a charity whose aims are to promote the art and science of horticulture and good gardening practice. Its lectures are open to all, free of charge unless otherwise stated.' Monthly meetings, Saturday afternoons.
Also IndexedHolehird Gardens
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2033
Visits to Website998

Orton and Tebay Local History Society

Orton Market Hall, Market Street, Orton, Eden, CA10 3RU, North West
www.otlhs.ukme.com/Meetingdates.html
Open Lectures & Talks'Formed to research and collate information about our area. It meets on a monthly basis to listen and to learn from various speakers on local historic events and places. We alternate our meetings between Orton and Tebay.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1775
Visits to Website552

Romney Society, The

Shakespeare Centre, Yard 76, Highgate, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4HE, North West
www.romney-society.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'The Romney Society organises a programme for members which includes six or seven lectures a year, trips to galleries and historic houses to view paintings by George Romney, together with several social events ... The lectures are open to all.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP894
Visits to Website942

Shap Local History Society

Shap Memorial Hall, Main Street, Shap, Eden, CA10 3NQ, North West
shaplocalhistorysociety.wordpress.com
Navigate Website>>> Diary of Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The monthly lectures are held on the last Monday of the month.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1175
Visits to Website495

South Lakeland Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4HE, North West
www.nadfasnwarea.org.uk/contact/
Navigate Website>>> AWAITING LINK
Open Lectures & Talks'We have over 330 members and we meet monthly from September to May ... for hour long lectures on a wide variety of topics related to fine arts.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2872
Visits to Website752

Staveley & District History Society

Staveley CE Primary School, Brow Lane, Staveley, South Lakeland, LA8 9PH, North West
www.sdhs.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening meetings.
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1145
Visits to Website439

Westmorland Decorative & Fine Arts Society

Appleby Market Hall, Market Square, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Eden, CA16 6XF, North West
www.wmdfas.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Lectures
Open Lectures & Talks'The Society meets on the second Wednesday of the month from September to May at 11 am, in Appleby Market Hall. Coffee is available from 10.15 am ... Guests are very welcome. The guest fee is £6.00 per lecture and this is taken as the joining fee is a subscription is subsequently paid.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1358
Visits to Website343

Westmorland Geological Society

Abbots Hall Social Club, Dowkers Lane, Kendal, South Lakeland, LA9 4DN, North West
www.westmorlandgeolsoc.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme [PDF]
Open Lectures & Talks'Aims to foster awareness of the Earth Sciences and to provide a forum for all who are interested. Membership is open to all and non-members can attend individual events. Particular encouragement is given to those with little knowledge of geology ... In winter a programme of evening lectures takes place ... usually on the third Wednesday of the month.'
Historic CountyWestmorland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1316
Visits to Website502

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