Events

Tuesday 24th May     History Talk: Augustus Pugin

6.30-8pm    £3

Join Rachel West for an illustrated talk about Augustus Pugin: Architect, writer, and designer of several notable Birmingham landmarks including St Mary’s Convent, Handsworth, King Edwards School, Edgbaston Park Road, and St Chad’s Cathedral.

William Morris is often credited with the founding of the ‘Arts and Crafts’ movement, however, it was Pugin’s original theories which underpinned its development, enabling Morris and others to then expand these ideas.

Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at The Circle Shop. Please purchase in advance as spaces are limited (cash only).

Refreshments will be available to purchase from 6.30pm. Talk 7-8pm (includes Q&A).

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Saturday 25th June      Dementia Friends information session

12-1pm

Free

Join us after Coffee Morning for Dementia Friends with Rosie Barker.

A Dementia Friends Information Session is a fun, interactive way to learn a little about dementia and how it can affect people's lives. Led by a volunteer Dementia Friends Champion, the Session lasts 45-60 minutes and covers five key messages that everyone should know about dementia, through activities and discussion. It is free for all to attend.

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Tuesday 5th July     History Talk: Evie Nettlefold

6.30-8pm

£3

Join Winterbourne’s Collections Officer, Henritta Lockheart for an illustrated talk on Evelyn Nettlefold. The second child of John and Margaret Nettlefold, Evie led an interesting life - following her father into public service and protected his legacy with her chairmanship of Harborne Tenants Ltd. with responsibility for the Moorpool Estate.

Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at The Circle Shop. Please purchase in advance as spaces are limited (cash only).

Refreshments will be available to purchase from 6.30pm. Talk 7-8pm (includes Q&A).

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Saturday 9th July     Tour of Moor Pool estate

10am

£4

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Sunday 31st July: Commonwealth Games Event 

12.00-15.00 

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Tuesday 2nd August               Corinne Brazier illustrated talk on West Midlands Police Museum

6.30-8pm

£3

Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at The Circle Shop. Please purchase in advance as spaces are limited (cash only).

Refreshments will be available to purchase from 6.30pm. Talk 7-8pm (includes Q&A).

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Saturday 20th August

10am

£4

Tour of Moor Pool estate

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Sunday 11th September MOOR POOL HERITAGE FESTIVAL as part of Heritage Open Days and Birmingham Heritage Week 

11.00-15.00 

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 Friday 16th September

12pm

Free

Fungi walk with Natural Science Curator Lukas Large (part of Moor Pool Heritage Festival)

Tuesday 25th October

6.30-8pm

£3

Harrison Davis, curator at Stourbridge Glass Museum illustrated talk on Stourbridge glass

Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at The Circle Shop. Please purchase in advance as spaces are limited (cash only).

Refreshments will be available to purchase from 6.30pm. Talk 7-8pm (includes Q&A).

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 Tuesday 22nd November    Elizabeth Thomson illustrated talk on the Bricks that built your hous

6.30-8pm

£3

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Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at The Circle Shop. Please purchase in advance as spaces are limited (cash only).

Refreshments will be available to purchase from 6.30pm. Talk 7-8pm (includes Q&A).

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