Events

Please find below information about forthcoming events in Amersham. If any member is unable to make his/her way to Society meetings and would like transport to be arranged, please contact Geraldine Marshall-Andrew on 01494 433735.

Jan
27
Mon
Committee Meeting
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm

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

Jan
29
Wed
The Drakes of Amersham @ St Mary's Church
Jan 29 @ 7:30 pm
Drake Chapel
Drake Chapel

We hope to see you at our first meeting of the New Year in St Mary’s Church, Old Amersham.

Barney Tyrwhitt-Drake will tell us about “The Drakes of Amersham – four hundred years of their impact on local, national and international history”. During the evening it will be possible to have access to the Drake Chapel.

Doors will open at 7.30pm when wine and soft drinks will be served and the talk will start at 8.00pm. All are welcome.

Read about Barney’s previous talk given almost 20 years ago.

Feb
26
Wed
The History of Pinewood Studios @ Kings Chapel
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by historian and author Mike Payne.

Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available from 7.30pm. The talk starts at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.

On-site parking is normally available and there is good disabled access.

Mar
25
Wed
The World of the Honey Bee @ Kings Chapel
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by local apiarist Howard Pool.

Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available from 7.30pm. The talk starts at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.

On-site parking is normally available and there is good disabled access.

Mar
30
Mon
Committee Meeting
Mar 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.

Apr
26
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Apr 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, RAF Halton Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Amersham Music Centre’s Proms Concert.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Apr
29
Wed
Metroland @ Kings Chapel
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by historian and President of the Buckinghamshire Archeological Society Julian Hunt.

Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available from 7.30pm. The talk starts at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.

On-site parking is normally available and there is good disabled access.

May
10
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
May 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, RAF Halton Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Amersham Music Centre’s Proms Concert.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

May
18
Mon
Committee Meeting
May 18 @ 8:00 pm

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

May
24
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
May 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, RAF Halton Band, Chalfont Wind Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Amersham Music Centre’s Proms Concert.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.