Dates for Your Diary 2018/2019

Non-CLHS events shown on grey background


All events will be held at 8pm in Dreghorn Loan Hall, unless otherwise noted.

Sunday 2 September 2018

Art in the Park, 11am - 5pm in Spylaw Park

Monday 1 October 2018

Capital Brewing: the History of Brewing in Edinburgh

Speaker: John Martin of the Scottish Brewing Archive Association

Monday 15 October 2018

St Cecilia's Hall and its Musical Collection

Speaker: Sarah Deters, University of Edinburgh

Monday 5 November 2018

Sex, Drugs and Windy Nights: R L Stevenson in Edinburgh

Speaker: Lady Joyce Caplan

Monday 19 November 2018

A Line Through Edinburgh: Archaeological Investigations along the Tram Route

Speaker: John Lawson, City Archaeologist

Monday 3 December 2018

The Edinburgh of John Kay

Talk & book signing by Eric Melvin, Historian and Author

Monday 17 December 2018

A Child's Christmas

Speaker: Lyn Stevens of the Museum of Childhood, Edinburgh

Monday 7 January 2019

Members' Evening

Monday 21 January 2019

Heraldry, the Shorthand of History

Speaker: Charles Burnet, Former Ross Herald of Arms

Monday 4 February 2019

Slateford, Longstone and Redhall in Bygone Days

Speakers: Bob Bell and George Wyse of CLHS

Monday 18 February 2019

The "Forgotten Man of Scottish Art" - The Life and Art of Charles H Mackie

Talk and book signing by Pat Clark, Author and Historian

Monday 4 March 2019

Thoughts on Russia and the Russian Revolution

Speaker: Dr John Gooding

Monday 18 March 2019

Annual General Meeting

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