- February 6, 2019
- 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Mount Cook Outdoor Centre
U3A Coffee Morning special event. The meeting of Wed 6th Feb will be a visit to Mount Cook outdoor centre. Meet there at 10 a.m. Please note there will not be a meeting at the Memorial Hall. See website https://u3asites.org.uk/wirksworth/groups for more details.
Joining us at the February 6th open meeting, at Mount Cook, will be Bill Bevan. Bill is a locally-based heritage interpreter, author and photographer. He will introduce a new local history project called Wirksworth Works, with opportunities for members to get involved in oral history, documentary research, online research, and book and exhibition writing – with free training offered. Bill is managing the two-year project, which will research, record memories and share discoveries of the history of shops, shopkeepers, traditional food, farmers and farming.