Talks are held monthly from September to April.

Doors open at 7.00pm for coffee before a 7.30pm start at St Francis Church Hall, 110 Warwick Road, Kenilworth CV8 1HL.
 
Talks are free for members of WGCG.
Non-members may attend at a cost of £2.00 per talk.
Free for those in full time education.

  • September 2018 talk

    When: 19th Sep 2018 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: “Doctors in Geology” – Dr. Albert Benghiat Gentleman medical personalities from the 19th century history of geology.


  • October 2018 talk

    When: 17th Oct 2018 6:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: Annual general meeting (AGM)


  • November 2018 talk

    When: 21st Nov 2018 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: “The Secret life of your Mobile Phone” – Dr. Andrew Bloodworth (BGS) The geological makeup of a typical I-phone.


  • December 2018 talk

    When: 14th Dec 2018 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: Christmas Social


  • January 2019 talk

    When: 16th Jan 2019 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: The Wren’s Nest – Graham Worton (Curator at Dudley Archive) Geology of this celebrated nature reserve in Dudley, and the application for Unesco Geopark status.


  • February 2019 talk

    When: 20th Feb 2019 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: Swimming Plesiosaurs and Flying Dinosaurs; Palaeontology at Wollaton Hall, Nottingham” – Dr. Adam Smith (including references to Chinese dinosaur discoveries)


  • March 2019 talk

    When: 20th Mar 2019 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: Analysing the Skeleton of a King – Prof. Jane Evans (BGS) Isotope studies on the remains of Richard III, and the light this throws on the diet and lifestyle of a medieval monarch.


  • April 2019 talk

    When: 17th Apr 2019 7:00:pm.
    Where: St Francis Church Hall

    What to expect: The Geology of Norway – Chris Darmon (Chris Darmon – editor ‘Down to Earth’ magazine & proprietor of ‘Geosupplies’)