THE PLYMOUTH ATHENAEUM
Founded 1812
Members
Information for Members of Plymouth Athenaeum


Members are requested to inform the office of their e-mail address, and any change of address or other contact information.

Annual Subscriptions. (Due April 1st, & to be paid within 42days.)

A single payment of four times the annual fee gives 5 years membership.
Corporate membership is available to businesses and other organisations. Particulars from the office.

Members should carry their current membership card whenever they are visiting the premises.

Non-members may attend Tuesday afternoon & Thursday evening lectures.


Forthcoming Events

*indicates advance booking essential  (Normally 1 week) 



February 2016

Monday 29th February 7.15pm - Writers' Group


March 2016

Tuesday 1st March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Wednesday 2nd March 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 2nd March 2.00pm - Play Writers' Group

Thursday 3rd March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Thursday 3rd March 7.30pm - a lecture entitled  “Is the work of grammarian Robert Louth (1710-1787) still relevant?” delivered by Fr. Gregory Carpenter MA

Friday 4th March 12.30pm - *Members’ Light Lunch

Friday 4th March 2.30pm - Play Reading

Monday 7th March 7.00pm - Photographic Society

Monday 7th March 7.30pm - Writers' Group

Tuesday 8th March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Tuesday 8th March 2.30pm - Tuesday Afternoon Talk "Breakwater" presented by Ron Smith of the Stonehouse Residents

Wednesday 9th March 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 9th March 1.00pm - Writers' Group Workshop

Wednesday 9th March 2.30pm - Discussion Group "When does music manipulate?"

Thursday 10th March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Thursday 10th March 2.00pm - Film Afternoon "84 Charing Cross Road" introduced by Sue Byrne

Friday 11th March 2.00pm - Music Appreciation Afternoon

Monday 14th March 7.00pm - Photographic Society (second session ends)

Monday 14th March 7.30pm - Writers' Group

Tuesday 15th March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (second session ends)

Tuesday 15th March 2.30pm - Poetry Please "Shakespearean Dramatic Speeches" presented by Godfrey Ackers

Wed 16th March 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 16th March 7.30pm - Cross Country Writers

Thursday 17th March 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (second session ends)

Thursday 17th March 7.30pm - A lecture entitled “Quakers in Plymouth 1654-1945” delivered by Martin Wyatt BA

Friday 18th March 5.00pm - Plymouth Athenaeum closes for the Easter break

EASTER CLOSURE
The Athenaeum will close at 5.00pm on Friday 18th March and re-open at 10.00am on Monday 4th April



April 2016

Monday 4th April 10.00am - Plymouth Athenaeum re-opens following the Easter break

Monday 4th April 7.30pm - Writers’ Group

Tuesday 5th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (third session begins)

Wednesday 6th April 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 6th April 2.00pm - Play Writers’ Group

Thursday 7th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (third session begins)

Thursday 7th April 7.30pm - a lecture entitled “Bulwer Lytton’s Last Day of Pompeii” delivered by Annika Bautz PhD

Friday 8th April 2.30pm - Play Reading

Monday 11th April 7.00pm - Photographic Society

Monday 11th April 7.30pm - Writer's Group

Tuesday 12th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (third session begins)

Tuesday 12th April 2.30pm - Tuesday Afternoon Talk "Unknown Aspects of Totnes History" presented by Jill Drysdale

Wednesday 13th April 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 13th April 1.00pm - Writers' Group Workshop

Wednesday 13th April 2.30pm - Discussion Group "Should some be forced to work?"

Thursday 14th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop (third session begins)

Friday 15th April 2.00pm - Music Appreciation Afternoon

Monday 18th April 7.15pm - Writers' Group

Tuesday 19th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Tuesday 19th April 2.30pm - Poetry Please "Parlour Poetry for Primrose Day" presented by Philip Armson

Wednesday 20th April 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 20th April 2.00pm - Play Writers' Group

Wednesday 20th April 7.30pm - Cross Country Writers

Thursday 21st April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Thursday 21st April 7.30pm - A lecture entitled "'Kierkegaard': Forerunner of Sinatra’s song, 'I did it my way'" presented by John Warren

Friday 22nd April 2.30pm - The Pleasure of Books "'Barging around Britain', John Sergeant" presented by Jeannine Bolingbroke

Monday 25th April 7.30pm - Writers' Group

Tuesday 26th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Tuesday 26th April 2.30pm - Tuesday Afternoon Talk "The Flower Hunters – the 19C Veitch Nursery" presented by Graeme Titchmarsh

Wednesday 27th April 10.30am - Coffee Morning

Wednesday 27th April 2.00pm - Play Writers' Group

Thursday 28th April 10.15am - Art Group Workshop

Friday 29th May 2.00pm - Music Appreciation Afternoon

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