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March 2017

Lunar Lecture: Maria Edgeworth (Lichfield Literature Festival)

March 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
College Hall, 21 The Close
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 7LD United Kingdom
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Join us as we continue with our programme of full moon talks. We celebrate the continuing story of the Lunar Society and its legacy throughout 2017. As part of Lichfield’s Literary Festival Dr Kate Croft (nee Iles) will deliver a talk on Maria Edgeworth, the prolific writer of adults' and children's literature, and key player in the evolution of the novel. £5 per ticket, booking essential. Refreshments available. Please note that this lecture will take place at College Hall, The…

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Lunar Event: The Art of Georgian Tea Drinking

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Erasmus Darwin House, Erasmus Darwin House Beacon St
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 7AD United Kingdom
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Join us as we continue with our programme of full moon talks. We celebrate the continuing story of the Lunar Society and its legacy throughout 2017. Following an afternoon of tea with Georgian cakes at Erasmus Darwin House (11am - 4pm) there will be an additionally charged talk by Gaye Blake-Roberts from Wedgwood Museum at 5pm on Georgian tea drinking and fine dining. £5 per ticket, booking essential. Refreshments available. 01543 306260

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April 2017

Lunar Lecture: Joseph Wright of Derby

April 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
College Hall, 21 The Close
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 7LD United Kingdom
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Join us as we continue with our programme of full moon talks. We celebrate the continuing story of the Lunar Society and its legacy throughout 2017. Lucy Bamford from Derby Museums will deliver an engaging talk on Lunar Society member Joseph Wright, the philosophers' painter. £5 per ticket, booking essential. Refreshments available. 01543 306260

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May 2017

Lunar Event: Full Moon Cheese & Wine Night

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lichfield Guildhall, Bore Street
Lichfield, WS13 6LU United Kingdom
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As we continue to celebration the legacy of the Lunar Society throughout 2017, the Mayor and Sheriff of Lichfield invite you to join them for a special evening at the Guildhall. Author Wendy Moore returns with a new book 'The Mesmerist' and the story of John Elliotson, a high-flying doctor who risked all by championing hypnotism. £15 per person. Booking essential. 01543 306260

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June 2017

Lunar Lecture: 18th Century Gardens

June 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
College Hall, 21 The Close
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 7LD United Kingdom
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Kicking off our weekend celebrating all things gardening Elaine Mitchell, doctoral researcher from the University of Birmingham, will deliver at talk on the Lunar Men and the global plant trade. £5 per ticket, starts at 7.30pm. Continue to explore our herb garden with trails, tours and children's activities Saturday 10 - Sunday 11th June. 11am - 5pm (FREE ENTRY)

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