Ormskirk Market Day

Next Meeting...

 

JUNE 26th            WARBURTONS - THE STAFF of LIFE

                             Mr David Tomlinson.  David hopes to be able to actually bake bread at the meeting!

7:30pm (for 8:00pm), Guides' Hut (Guide HQ, Moorgate, Ormskirk L39 4RU)

 

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Following requests from members; on the fourth Wednesday’s meetings, from now on we will open the Guides' Hut earlier, at 19.30 (7.30 p.m.) to allow members to meet and chat. We will also stay open a little longer after the talk has concluded, again to allow members to exchange information.

FREE ENTRY for MEMBERS, Visitors are requested to make £1.00 donation.

Our 2018 Meetings

At the AGM, there were some changes to the committee of the ODFHS.   After 13 years in post, Bill Huyton resigned as Chairman and the position was accepted by Kate Hurst.  Bill is now termed "Chairman Emeritus"

Also thanked for their work were Don Holt and Jean Gidman who have stepped down after devoting their time to the Society for many years.

 

OUR MEETINGS 2019

Members have expressed a wish that we also mention meetings (& events) further in the future.  Below we have listed the April, May & June meetings but please do check nearer the time in case the details change.

 

MAY 22nd                              AGM    and A TALE of a TEACHER .  The AGM went ahead with no unforseen problems.  Our Executive continues to guide & support our Society.    Our Chair, Miss Kate Hurst was re-elected for her second year.  She has research her own school near Clitheroe and demonstrated the methods she used to carry out the research.   This was an excellent presentation where she utilised information from all across the world, including a newspaper report from Tasmania.

 

JUNE 26th                            WARBURTONS - THE STAFF of LIFE

                                             Mr David Tomlinson.  David hopes to be able to actually bake bread at the meeting!

 

JULY 24th                            The WILDING FAMILY

                                             We welcome one of our members, Mrs Anne Ryall, who has reserached her WILDING family.

 

AUGUST 28TH                    WEST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY

                                             Mr Mike Spall

 

 

 

 

 

 

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