School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, North Westwww.mangeolassoc.org.uk/indoormeetings.htm
Monthly meetings, Saturday afternoons or Wednesday evenings.
Category:Ideas & The Future
Have organized several Named Lectures and related events which can be 'open to the public'. Enquire about attendance.
Hugh Oldham Lecture | Paton Lecture
'A range of activity will take place across the City, and parts of Greater Manchester, over the ten days involving diverse groups and organisations ... Open to the general public, a range of activties from talks, exhibitions, film screenings, peformances and tours will create a celebratory atmosphere ...' Latest Dates 2016 ...
University of Manchester | Manchester Metropolitan University | Manchester City Council
Category:Literary & Philosophical Societies
'Meetings are usually held weekly from October to May and there is a programme of lectures by people distinguished in their particular fields of interest. Following the lecture, supper is normally available for members when there is an opportunity to meet fellow members and the lecturer ... Most of the lectures organised by the Lit and Phil are open to the public free of charge (although donations are always welcome). Lectures usually last for one hour. Occasionally seating capacity can be limited so we always advise non-members to check our website, or 'phone the office for the latest information. This also ensures that you are aware of any changes to venues or times.'
Cardwell Lecture | Courtauld Lecture | Dalton Lecture | Kilburn Lecture | Manchester Lecture | McCurdy Lecture | Percival Lecture
Category:Literary & Book Festivals
Category:Universities & Colleges UK
'The Society was founded nearly 130 years ago to provide for the pursuits of those interested in microscopy and natural history. Today it has around 300 members and provides regular meetings where talks are given by amateurs or professionals and members can provide exhibits, exchange gossip, just keep in touch, use the library or buy small goods.'
'Each month we have a speaker on a military related subject followed by a discussion around that subject or related topics. Many of our speakers are published authors and professional historians ... All are welcome and there is a small admission charge of £3 per lecture.'
Paddy Griffith Memorial Lecture
South Manchester Tactical Society
'Home of the world's longest running model railway exhibition, this year is our 75th ... Two new layouts where you can learn new skills ... Four established layouts, library, workshop ... come and see for yourself.'
Category:Local Museums & Galleries
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Wide-ranging programme of lectures and talks, often within the Museum Meets initiative. Talks are usually either in the Museum's Café or its Discovery Centre.
University of Manchester | Museum Meets
Category:Industrial Archaeology Societies
Meetings once per month, Friday evenings: 'Visitors are very welcome'.
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Evening meetings: 'Please arrive around 6.30 pm for a prompt 6.45 pm start - expected to finish around 8.15 pm. Tickets are (£5/£3), and as space is limited, they should be booked online ... or by Emailing'. Also list related events.
First Tuesday Current Affairs Forum
Category:The Social Sciences in General
'Meetings ... start at 5.45 pm; tea and coffee are available from 5.20 pm. At each meeting an invited speaker will give a talk on a subject of economic or social interest and then there will be questions and discussion.'
'All meetings ... are held in the nave of the Cathedral, beginning at 7 pm unless otherwise specified ... Everyone is welcome.'
Details of 'the MWRC Lecture, an annual major scholarly event in Manchester which includes a paper read by one or more of the Fellows of the Centre'. Enquire about attendance - and to other events which might be open to all.
MWRC Annual Lecture
Nazarene Theological College
Manifesto Club events are an opportunity for members to get together, have a drink, swap ideas, argue and debate: SALONS – These are small gatherings where individuals with a particular area of interest can come together over a glass of wine to work through ideas. Most salons begin with a short introduction by an invited speaker, before moving on to informal discussion and debate; CLUB NIGHTS – Club Nights are regular get-togethers for Manifesto Club members and their guests. The evenings have a short formal part – a debate, film showing or poetry reading. The remainder of the evening is a chance to have a drink, and to meet with other Manifesto Club members. Club nights are free for members; non-members will be charged a small entrance fee; DINNERS – Thoughtful and provocative speakers give a pre-dinner talk, followed by a discussion; and everyone is invited to come along, enjoy good food, good wine and good company. Manifesto Club members can attend dinners at a discounted rat ...
Category:Ornithology Clubs & Societies
Category:Literary Study & Research
Lectures in the history of cartography organized by a small group of enthusiasts: Occasional Thursdays at 5.00 pm each term: 'All are most welcome'.
Warburg Institute | Antiquarian Booksellers Association | International Map Collectors' Society
Category:Local Museums & Galleries
'All meetings will be held in St Peter’s Church Hall (opposite the Museum) on Friday evenings starting at 7.30 pm, unless otherwise stated. Admission is £3.00 but for Members of the Museum Society the charge is £2.00. Refreshments are included.'
'We are a small and friendly Club based near the town centre meeting ... at 7.30 pm every Thursday from the beginning of September to the end of April.'
Category:Civic Societies & Trusts
'We are involved in conservation and preservation and have monthly meetings where speakers are invited to talk on subjects related to the past, present or future of March and the surrounding area.'