CHG Events

Monthly Meetings have resumed in our new venue, Barrhill Community Centre in Bank Avenue.

We meet monthly and always have a guest presentation. Past guests have included Dane Love, Dr James Begg, Charlotte Rostek, Ian McMurdo and many more.

Monthly Meetings on Thursdays  at 7:15 pm in the Barrhill Community Centre, Bank Avenue, Cumnock KA18 1PQ

18 November James Kleboe on Why Catrine Exists as a Village

16 December Christmas Social in the Cumnock Bowling Club  7:15 pm

20 January: Rab Wilson on the life of John Johnston who latterly taught at Benston school but had fought at the battle of Trafalgar

17 February: Myko Clelland of Findmypast

17 March:  Prof Thomas Clancy on the Place Names of the Coalfield Communities project

21 April: Commonwealth Graves Commission –  Sehar Sarwar on their Archives by Zoom

19 May: AGM (returning to the usual May date)

16 June:  Shaun Lowrie on the history of St John’s School

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