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Programme of Talks for 2024-25

We are pleased to announce the programme for 2024-25. All talks will be held at Holy Trinity Church, Church Street, Haddington at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7pm.

5 September 2024 Tell-Tale Timbers: St Mary’s & S East Scotland Dendrochronology project – Coralie Mills, Principal Consultant at Dendrochronicle.

17 October 2024 Lord Stewartby’s Coin Collection at the Hunterian Museum, Glasgow – Cameron MacLean, Numismatist

21 November 2024 James VI and Daemonologie – Steven Veerapen, Historian and Author

12 December 2024 Members’ Night Short Talks by Members on Topics of Local Interest – Mince Pies & Wine

16 January 2025 Tools of Knowledge – Rebekah Higgit, Principal Curator, NMS

20 February 2025 2,000 Years of Fortification in East Lothian – David Weinczok, Historian and Presenter

20 March 2025 Sir William Fergusson, Surgeon of Prestonpans – Peter Raine, Paediatric Surgeon

17 April 2025 Duncan Napier, Founder of Napiers the Herbalists – Eric Melvin, Historian

And if you’d like to catch up with any talks you may have missed over the years you’ll find them all in our resources section

Non-Members Welcome: Pay at the door
Free for School Pupils and Full-time Students