Events

Please find below information about forthcoming events in Amersham. The Society’s lectures are now returned to the Kings Chapel. If any member is unable to make his/her way to these meetings and would like transport to be arranged, please contact Geraldine Marshall-Andrew on 01494 433735.

May
29
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
May 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

Amersham Town Council presents a new season of Music in the Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Jazz n’ Jive Band, Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band, Soundforce Big Band & Josie Florence, RAF Halton Voluntary Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings, Chinnor Silver Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

May
30
Mon
Committee Meeting
May 30 @ 8:00 pm

If you wish to raise anything at the Amersham Society Committee Meeting, please contact the Chair, Dorothy Symes, on 01494 434858.

Jun
3
Fri
Jubilee Celebrations Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Jubilee events in Amersham
Jubilee events in Amersham

Jubilee events organised by Amersham Town Council include:-

PICNIC IN THE PARK: Thu 2 Jun, 12pm – 4.30pm
at King George V Playing Fields, Amersham on the Hill

SPECIAL CONCERT: Fri 3 Jun, 12.30pm – 4.30pm
at the Memorial Gardens, Old Amersham

CHILDREN’S ECO-FEST: Sat 4 Jun, 10.30am – 2.00pm
at St. Michael’s Church, Sycamore Road

Come and join us for music and fun over the Jubilee weekend!

The Special Concert will feature the Soundforce Big Band and soloist Josie Florence with her jubilee twist, plenty of flag waving and a good old sing-along song.

Jun
12
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

Amersham Town Council presents a new season of Music in the Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Jazz n’ Jive Band, Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band, Soundforce Big Band & Josie Florence, RAF Halton Voluntary Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings, Chinnor Silver Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Jun
13
Mon
River Misbourne Drop-In Sessions @ Barn Meadow Pavilion
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
River Misbourne in Old Amersham
River Misbourne in Old Amersham

FiveRivers are working with Affinity Water and Amersham Town Council to restore two sections of the River Misbourne in Barn and Pondwicks Meadows in Old Amersham. This is part of Affinity Water’s River Restoration Programme for 2020-2025.

To discuss proposed plans they will be running a day of drop-in sessions at Barn Meadow Pavilion on Mon 13 Jun at 10am, 2pm, 5pm and 7:30pm.

All are welcome to attend. For those who are unable to attend but would like to submit a comment, please email Oliver Etherington at etherington@five-rivers.com or express their views on the current state of the river by filling in the online questionnaire.

Jun
25
Sat
Tudor Walk @ Amersham Museum
Jun 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Tudor Walk
Tudor Walk

Join a guided walk to learn more about life and death in Tudor Amersham. Guides in 16th century costumes will tell you about the the markets and fairs, the housing and work, language and health.

The walk stops at about 8 places, some directly relevant to events of the time. It lasts about 2¼ hours (short-cut possible) and includes a climb up through the fields (taken slowly).

To book tickets and check current COVID related safety requirements please click here.
Jun
26
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

Amersham Town Council presents a new season of Music in the Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Jazz n’ Jive Band, Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band, Soundforce Big Band & Josie Florence, RAF Halton Voluntary Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings, Chinnor Silver Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Jul
2
Sat
PSA Testing Day in South Bucks @ Wycombe Arts Centre
Jul 2 all-day

The Chilterns Prostate Cancer Support Group contacted us and asked to share the information that a PSA Testing Day has been arranged for the South Bucks area. It will be held on Sat 2 Jul 2022 at the Wycombe Arts Centre, 15 Desborough Road, High Wycombe HP11 2PU.

Testing is open to all men over 45, but trying to focus on those in a higher risk category namely Afro-Caribbean men, Asian men and all men with a history of prostate cancer in their family. It is free. Online booking is essential.

To find out more details please read the Announcement from the organisers.

To make appointments for PSA tests please visit www.gfct.mypsatests.org.uk.

Jul
10
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jul 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

Amersham Town Council presents a new season of Music in the Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Jazz n’ Jive Band, Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band, Soundforce Big Band & Josie Florence, RAF Halton Voluntary Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings, Chinnor Silver Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Jul
24
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jul 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

Amersham Town Council presents a new season of Music in the Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Jazz n’ Jive Band, Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band, Soundforce Big Band & Josie Florence, RAF Halton Voluntary Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings, Chinnor Silver Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.