Forthcoming Meetings

 

PRESIDENT'S DINNER - SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2009
THE CHAUCER HOTEL, IVY LANE, CANTERBURY CT1 1TT

 

HOTHFIELD, ST. MARGARET (TN26 1EL) and

PLUCKLEY ST. NICHOLAS (TN27 0QT

SATURDAY 17 OCTOBER 2009

 

2.30pm St. Margaret's Church, Hothfield.

Demonstration of 2 manual Holdich organ and opportunity for members to play.

3.30pm St. Nicholas Church, Pluckley.

Talk by Philip Bell on new organ built by Robin Jennings of Dorset in 2008.

Demonstration by Tom Bell.

First Village Organist Workshop held in May 2009 led by Tom under the auspices

of the Dering Trustees and St. Giles International Organ School.

4.15pm Tea

5.15pm Talk about Pluckley


Hothfield is off the A20. Bear left into the Street. Church is left on a

private road where there is plenty of parking.

 

PLATT, ST. MARY (TN15 8NR)

SATURDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2009

 

2.45pm Organ demonstration by Julian Collings.

Opportunity for members to play

3.30pm Choral Evensong.

Music by Ferguson, Ayleward, Brewer and S. S. Wesley

4.15pm Tea

5.30pm British organ cases - slide presentation by Gary Tollerfield

 

SITTINGBOURNE, ST MICHAEL

SATURDAY 23 JANUARY 2010

 

2.30pm Talk on the history of the church and windows

3.00pm Demonstration of William Hill organ by Ian Payne

4.00pm Tea

4.45pm Presentation by Chris Clemence.

Liverpool, its Cathedral and the proposed restoration of the 5-maual organ.

There will be an opportunity to contribute to the appeal.

 

Church in High Street - Parking in town centre car parks.

 

WESTGATE, ST SAVIOUR (CT8) and

BIRCHINGTON, ALL SAINTS (CT7 9RS)

SATURDAY 20 FEBRUARY 2010

 

2.30pm Westgate, St Saviour. Demonstration of organ by Roy Rogers

Opportunity for members to play.

Short talk on Westgate by Dr Dawn Crouch.

3.45pm Birchington, All Saints.

Demonstration of Hopkins of York organ by Tim Attride.

Opportunity for members to play.

4.30pm Tea

5.30pm Talk on 19th century Pre-Raphaelite painter,

Dante Gabriel Rossetti by Jennie Burgess.

 

Westgate is off A229 (next to Margate).

Turn into St. Mildred's Road at lights and the church is on the left corner with

Westgate Bay Avenue.

Take the A229 to Birchington. Parking near church.

There is some parking at Church House car park behind the church.

 

FUTURE MEETINGS:

 

13 March St. George, Wrotham

? April to be confirmed

8 May Organ Festival, All Saints, Maidstone

11 July AGM St Bartholomew, Otford

Please notify the Secretary of your attendance by completing the form (click HERE to go to the form page) or by telephoning BY THE DATE SHOWN on the form.

If you do not notify us, we cannot guarantee you a tea. THANK YOU.

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