All talks are held in Shere Village Hall at 8.00pm on the second Tuesday in the month. Visitors are most welcome, a donation of £3 would be much appreciated towards the cost of hall hire and speaker. No charge for Friends of the museum.
Programme for 2019
JANUARY Nothing planned
FEBRUARY Nothing planned
MARCH Tuesday 12th. (Mr Michael Edwards, the speaker for the talk about the local life and work of Lutyens being unavailable) we will have a Talk about the days of steam railways by an entertaining speaker with a wealth of experience and who drove the last steam train out of Guildford.
Thursday 21st March . Bridge Tea organised by Maggie.
APRIL Tuesday 9th. Talk about local geology and how it affected the lives and industry of the Tillingbourne Valley by speaker Glen Cayley.
MAY Wednesday 22nd May. Outing to Bentley Priory Museum, Battle of Britain HQ Fighter Command. £20. including bus and entry. Departs from Shere Museum.
Friday 3rd May. Film Spitfire in Village Cinema.
Saturday 11th Museum Concert in Shere Village Hall
The Accidentals. A very entertaining Surrey-based band playing a varied selection of tunes from musicals, films and TV; theme tunes etc. e.g. My Fair Lady and The Pink Panther. Buffet included.
Ticket information: £13 to friends of Shere museum or pre-purchase otherwise £15 on the door. Purchase at the museum, from Christine at Crumbs in Lower Street or at COOP Welcome in Middle Street Shere.
JUNE Tuesday 11th. Talk on the history and development of Shere Surgery by speaker Dr Graham Tyrrell.
JULY Nothing planned
AUGUST Possible Music Evening event; details to be advised nearer the time.
SEPTEMBER Tuesday 10th. Talk by David Rose subject of local history interest. Details to be advised.
OCTOBER Outing to Amberley Museum. Details to be advised.
NOVEMBER Tuesday 12th. Talk about the life and work of Sir Edwin Lutyens by speaker Mr Michael Edwards.
DECEMBER Shere Museum agm and Antiques Roadshow by expert Stephen Furniss. Details to be advised.