Talks Programme 2017-18
All meetings are on Thursday evenings at 7.30 in Cromarty West Church Hall. Attendance is free for members of the Society. Non-members pay £3 and will be made very welcome. Children under 16 are admitted free of charge.
You can join the Society at any of our meetings — membership costs £10 (£15 for a Family membership).
|21st Sep||Interpreting the Black Isle and Beyond — The history and mystery of 21st century interpretive storytelling||Verity Walker|
|19th Oct||The Hospitals of Inverness — Their origin and development 1650 – 2000||Jim Leslie|
|16th Nov||The Remarkable Miss Yule of Tarradale — A woman in a man’s world||Dr Eric Grant|
|21st Dec||A Brief History of Cromarty — 800 years on one page
Followed by festive mulled wine and mince pies
|18th Jan||Walking with Cattle — A writer's journey in search of the last drovers of Uist||Terry J. Williams|
|15th Feb||Playing the Game — 19th century sports in Ross and Cromarty||Sandy Thomson|
|15th Mar||A Tale of Two Homes — A wee journey through the life of two Cromarty houses||Sheila Currie & Janie Verburg|
|19th Apr||AGM followed by
The Cromarty Courthouse Lecture — Crime and punishment at the Courthouse