Thursday July 30th Meet in the Constance Barnicoat Room TDC Library at 2.00pm. Karen Stade and Karen Price will speak on writing their book: Pasta, Prayer and Promise – the story of Nelson’s Italian community 1860-2014. Copies will be available for sale ($55.00 – cash or cheque only). WSHS monthly meeting to follow after afternoon tea.
Tuesday Sept 1st Meet in the Constance Barnicoat Room TDC Library at 1.30pm. (Note earlier time) Amanda Young will speak on her experiences and work as an archaeologist in the Nelson district. WSHS monthly meeting to follow after afternoon tea.
Tuesday Sept 29th Trip to Walker Engineering (221 Main Road Appleby at 1.30pm) Viewing of vintage machinery. Afternoon tea (individual purchase) to follow at the Grape Escape Cafe, McShanes Road.
Tuesday Oct. 27th (or another day during the same week) Details to be advised later. This will be a whole day’s outing to join the St Arnaud history group at Lake Rotoiti.
Thursday Nov. 26th End-of-year Christmas Lunch at Willow Bank (79 Wakefield-Kohatu Highway), the lovely village of Christine Grieder and the late Kim Kerslake. 11.30am for WSHS meeting followed by lunch and our usual festivities. Please bring food to share and a gift. (Koha at door please). This is a members only meeting but if you wish to join the group on the day you will be very welcome to do so. (Subscription $15.00 )
For further information, please contact the Secretary, Jeannine, at 542-3033.