ASK is a new activity group for the Astons, open to all, which proposes to provide a varied programme of talks, visits and activities. Everyone is welcome to join us - either by annual subscription or just by coming along to whichever sessions you like the look of.
Members Free. Visitors £5.
We aim to have a mix of afternoon and evening meetings to maximise convenience for everyone,
Do please come along to any of our meetings, held at the Astons Village Hall.
Occasional attendance is more than welcome - or if you fancy joining us for one of our trips just let us know.
OUR NEXT MEETING:
Christmas Lunch at The Fat Frog. Wednesday December 12th. 12.30pm.
ASK 2018 programme of meetings:
January 16: Open afternoon
February 13: The Invigilator who Set Fire to his Trousers: tales from the exam hall, with Anne Borrowdale
March 13: Tea, coffee and chocolate – when and why they came to England, with Melanie King
April 25 (8pm): A taste for gin – a short history and a lengthy tasting, with William Betts
May 8 (2.30pm): Laughing yoga, with Caroline Edwards
June 12 (2.30pm): How I cast away 120 people: the Oxford castaways project, with Sylvia Vetta
July 10 (2.30pm): The history of nursery rhymes, with Barbara Hately
September 11 (2.30pm): Appreciating the history of our coinage, by Graham Kirby
October 15 (2.30pm): Pointless Quiz
November 13 (2.30pm): Pyrography – the craft of wood turning and decoration, with Bert Butterfield
December (8pm. date tbc) : Social meeting