Image: Ciudad de la Habana, Cuba © Thomassin Mickaël, Flickr, CCL
Cuban Nights Summer Garden Party, Friday 23 June. Join us for the Cuban summer nights garden party. Enjoy a cocktail on the terrace before dinner of Cuba's national dish: Ropa Vieja; followed by live music and dancing. Organised by the Younger Members’ Committee. All welcome!
Education, training and CPD
Annual General Meeting, medals and awards celebration, annual reception
Monday 5 June
Come along to our AGM day! The AGM starts at 4.30pm, followed by the medals and awards celebration at 6.15pm.
Monday 12 June 2.30pm–4.00pm
Using the Society’s extensive manuscript collection, Ben will illustrate how the Society's vision for a textual record of geography was both complex to produce and difficult to circulate throughout the 19th century.
Monday 19 June 2.30pm–4.00pm
From the Alaska Purchase of 1867 to the Klondike Gold Rush, this interpreted display sheds light on 19th century trade and exploration in the region, as seen through the Society’s Collections.
Summer garden party
Friday 23 June
Join us for our annual summer garden party. Drinks on the terrace followed by dinner and dancing. Organised by the Younger Members’ Committee. All welcome!
Planet Earth II revealed - Mike Gunton and Fredi Devas
Wednesday 5 July
Key members of the BBC team behind the landmark series take us behind the scenes of Planet Earth II to discover worlds of surprising opportunity – with animal life thriving in seemingly hostile environments.
Discovering People: John Sergeant
Tuesday 11 July
Join us in conversation with the journalist, broadcaster, political author and former Strictly contestant as he discusses his distinguished career and reveals a passion for India's railways and Britain's canals. John Sergeant will be interviewed by Libby Purves.