Calendar Of Events

Lectures and other Functions for 2015

Our Lectures/Talks begin at 17h30 for 18h00. Unless otherwise indicated entrance is R20.00 per person and includes a glass of wine or fruit juice.

ALTHOUGH WE ENDEAVOUR TO ADHERE TO THE  PUBLICISED PROGRAMME CIRCUMSTANCES DO OCCASIONALLY REQUIRE CHANGES

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We look forward to welcoming you and your friends  !



Should you have any enquiries please feel free to contact


Yvonne 021 7864404 or Audrey 021 7861805

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June 24 JOE TYRRELL: “A Treatise of the Scurvy” A brief history of scurvy, how it influenced history, especially the history of exploration, and why it took so long for the cure to be discovered.

GUIDED WALK ALONG SIMON’S TOWN’S HISTORICAL MILE


The Society has re-introduced a guided walk along the Historical Mile.

The walk takes place one Saturday morning a month and is conducted by Mrs Read who has  more than 30 years experience and an in depth knowledge of the history of the town. Kindly note that participation is by advance booking only.

For full details please contact Audrey at aread@telkomsa.net or tel. 021 7861805 for details of time and cost.

July 29 JUSTIN FOX: “Caravels, Dhows and Pirates” Travel writer Justin brings exciting tales of the seas.
Aug 26 ANDRE RUDMAN: “The Battle of Saldanha 1791” A presentation by local historian André.

Sept 30 DAVID KLATZOW: The renowned Forensic Scientist shares some of his experiences with us.

Oct 28 DEREK STUART-FINDLAY: The Story of the Silvermine Valley and Farms” Illustrated talk by Derek from the Kalk Bay Historical Society.

Nov 25 SPEAKER TO BE CONFIRMED

SImon's Town Coat of Arms

SIMON’S TOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

FOUNDED IN 1960

TO PRESERVE AND PROTECT OUR HERITAGE


REGISTERED AS A CONSERVATION BODY

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