Society Events 2018

Civic Society Meetings are at the Library on Vernon Road at 2.30 p.m. (unless otherwise indicated)

There is a charge of £2 per head at Society Meetings or £3 for non-members.

Tuesday 3 July

Bonnie has arranged a lunch for the 3rd of July at the North Cliff Golf Club, North Cliff Avenue, Scarborough. For details click here and anyone interested in booking should let Bonnie Purchon know as soon as possible.  Bookings close on the 25th June.

Tuesday 10 July

Visit to Whitby Blue Plaques Walk and Lunch.  To book a place and for more information contact Christine on 368913

Tuesday 14 August

Christine Hepworth will conduct a guided walk in Falsgrave to start at 6.00pm from Clock Tower

Thursday 6th to the 9th of September is Heritage Open Days See the Scarborough programme on the Heritage Open Days national website. https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting

Tuesday 11 September

John Heywood will talk about his recently published book

'Beside the Seaside - a History of Yorkshire Seaside Resorts'

John Heywood is an experienced professional family and local historian living in West Yorkshire. John takes great pleasure in being by the coast and as such, researching this book has been a real labour of love.

Tuesday 9 October

Mike Potter of Pickering Civic Society will talk about the Pickering Flood Relief Project at 2.30pm

“We cannot afford to build flood walls to protect everyone at risk, so do we leave them to flood or look for affordable alternatives? Natural Flood Management is simple, affordable and works WITH nature to Slow the Flow.

Tuesday 13 November

Ravenscar and its People an illustrated talk by Eileen Beaumont at 2.30pm

Eileen Beaumont hails from a farming family in Ravenscar. Upon     leaving Scarborough Girls’ High School, she progressed to a career in banking. Subsequently Eileen acquired a small private hotel overlooking Peasholm Park. After many years research she has amassed a wealth of information and photographs, describing a concise social history of life in the village.

Tuesday 18 December

Christmas Coffee Morning at Red Lea Hotel admission £3.50 each