Programme

During the winter, the Society meets every Tuesday from September through to the end of April at:

Cruck Barn
City Discovery Centre
Bradwell Abbey
Alston Drive
Milton Keynes
MK13 9AP

                                click here for map

Please note that during November 2019, meetings will be held in the Lecture Theatre in the Resource Centre and not the Cruck Barn at MK CDC? Parking arrangements will be the same.

Meetings open with refreshments at 7.30pm, for an 8pm start. Meeting are free for members. There is a charge of £2.00 for non-members.

Click here  to download the Autumn 2019 Programme

During the summer, the Society meets every Tuesday from May through to the end of August.  Meetings are on Tuesdays at 7.00p.m. unless otherwise stated. Stout footwear is generally advised for our outdoor meetings. Visitors are usually most welcome. Note that as many of the meeting places do not have postcodes, the closest is listed. Click on the grid reference to load a map showing the location of the site.

Please note that clause 7 of the Society’s constitution reads: “The Society will exercise due care when arranging its meeting and activities for the benefit of members. Members taking part in any meeting or activity do so at their own risk”.

Click this link to download the full Risk Assessment document.

  • Tue
    19
    Nov
    2019
    7.30pm for an 8.00pm startResource Centre, City Discovery Centre

    Meeting iconTeas and coffees from 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start.

    Please note that during November, meetings will be held in the Lecture Theatre in the Resource Centre and not the Cruck Barn at MK CDC. Parking arrangements will be the same.

    Society member Derek Taylor has been involved in wind power since 1972 and was an active member of the Alternative Technology movement in the 1970s. In the 80s Derek was based at the OU where he researched, invented and tested wind turbines on campus. With climate warming in our headlines every day, Derek will give us a full overview of this greenest of technologies

  • Tue
    26
    Nov
    2019
    7.30pm for an 8.00pm startResource Centre, City Discovery Centre

    Meeting iconPlease note that during November, meetings will be held in the Lecture Theatre in the Resource Centre and not the Cruck Barn at MK CDC. Parking arrangements will be the same.

    Teas and coffees from 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start

    Bill Block

  • Tue
    03
    Dec
    2019
    7.30pm for an 8.00pm startCruck Barn

    Meeting iconTeas and coffees from 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start

    Ann and Mark Strutton, once again, will put together a brain teasing quiz for us all. Teams of up to 8 will be formed on the night. Nibbles provided – bring your own drinks!

     

  • Tue
    10
    Dec
    2019
    7.30pm for an 8.00pm startCruck Barn, City Discovery Centre

    Meeting iconTeas and coffees from 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start.

    Kate Wyatt is a society member and a renowned wildlife artist based at Westbury Arts Centre. She will talk us through the process of capturing her subjects, including hares, lapwings and goshawks, from first sighting of the animal to a finished artwork.

  • Tue
    17
    Dec
    2019
    7.30pm for an 8.00pm startCruck Barn

    Our traditional festive feast. Colin Docketty will be round in the weeks beforehand to see what delicious viands we can all bring along!