Society Events and Meetings 2022

Unless shown otherwise, all meetings will be held in the Cantelupe Centre next to St Mary’s Church, Ilkeston — entrance off the Market Place — on the first Tuesday of each month starting at 7:45.

Knitters, Nailers and Traitors

How the Strutt family helped to change the way we work forever.

David Skillen

Tuesday 6 September 2022

People and Places

Hear about lesser known people from Nottinghamshire who have shaped our country’s history.

Bob Massey

Tuesday 4 October 2022

Concealed Objects and Written Charms

Agnes Peterkin (the cunning woman) can offer you protection from serpents, thieves and even fairies in medieval times!

Elaine Mein

Tuesday 1 November 2022

Season’s Greetings

Snippets of yuletide traditions, seasonal poems, a dose of Stanley Holloway and childhood memories of a 1960’s Christmas.

Ann Featherstone

Tuesday 6 December 2022