1 October: The Dracula Society is holding its Autumn Meeting with a talk by guest
artist Anne Sudworth. Visit their website for detail.
2 - 16 October: The Birmingham Literature
8 October: The John Clare and George Borrow
Societies joint event in Epping. A morning of talks, and an afternoon guided walk in the Forest, at High Beach.
11 October: The Leamington Literary Society are holding a talk on 'Music and
Spectacle in 19thc Shakespearean Performance'. Guest speaker: Val Brodie, local writer and academic. Visit their website
for detail at www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk.
11 October: The William Barnes Society.
AGM at 7pm at Dorford Centre, Top O'Town, Dorchester. Guest speaker: Bonny Sartin 'The Folk Songs of Dorset'.
For detail go to www.william-barnes-society.org.uk.
22 October: The John Moore Museum in Tewkesbury.
Discovering Bats Day, in the Old Baptist Chapel, 10.30am to 3.45pm.
25 October: The Dracula Society is holding a Library Evening, with scary story readings!
For detail visit their website.
29 October: The John Moore Museum in Tewkesbury.
The Witchfinder: an illustrated talk, from 2.30pm to 3.30pm, in the Old Baptist Chapel, off Church Street.
8 November: The Leamington Literary
Society are holding a talk on 'The Bombing of Leamington Spa'. Guest speaker: Allan Jennings, Leamington
History Group. Visit their website for detail at www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk.
12 November: The Dracula Society is holding
its 42nd Annual Bram Stoker Birthday Dinner. For detail, visit their website.
27-28 November: A Jane Austen Weekend. Live
theatre and music, lectures, and relaxation in a Georgian house in the centre of Bedford. With accommodation and food, £250
pp. For more detail contact Anne Atkins on 07814 953483.
13 December 2016: The Leamington Literary Society is holding a talk on 'Children's
Books at Christmas', focussing on the writings of Beatrix Potter and Roald Dahl. Visit www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk for detail.
The John Moore Museum, Tewkesbury. Festive Tudor Birds of Prey, from 10 am to 5 pm.
10 January: The Leamington Literary Society is holding a talk on 'Penguin,
the Paperback Revolutionaries', with James Mackay of the Warwick Society. Visit www.leamingtonliterarysociety.org.uk for detail.
February: The John Moore Museum, Tewkesbury. Birds of Prey from 10am to 5pm.