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Outside Events

A list of outside events and talks to other organizations is shown on the programme page.  Visitors may be welcome at talks, other than those to private clubs.  Anyone wishing to attend please contact the organization direct or the Society on 01564 775887 or  

Go to the Society’s programme page to see a list of those coming up

Illustrated Talk & Exhibition: American Interlude

Knowle during five months in 1944, when an American Army Medical Unit was billeted in the village en route for the Normandy landings.  Knowle came alive with a bang.


Wednesday April 17th at 7.30 p.m. at the Guild House.

Coffee served from 7 p.m.  

Speaker: In House


Knowle Library (downstairs)

April 23rd to May 7th.

Outside talks, etc

Exhibition: Images of Barston

April 9th to June 25th

Solihull Central Library (1st Floor)

Including: The River Blythe * The Church * The Village * The Bull’s Head * Springfield & Temple Balsall * Elvers Green * Eastcote * The Farms * The Hunt

Right: Eastcote Ford

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Baseball on Jubilee Field

Talk: The Sweet Life in Bournville

Tuesday February 12th.  Guild House 2.30 p.m.

Tea served from 2 p.m.  

Speaker: Bob Booth

All Welcome.  Entrance free.

Right: Dairy Milk, 1923

Spring Lunch (Members & Guests only)

Saturday March 16th Wilson Arms 12.30 p.m.