LCA Classes

General and course enquiries should be directed to Reception at the Lymington Centre by using the general contact form here.

Enrolment and Payment of Fees
To book a place, students should fill in the form below or contact The Lymington Centre Reception directly before attending, as numbers are limited for some courses. This may be due to the limitations of seating in the available accommodation or because the lecturer has set a maximum class size . Course fees become payable at enrolment. This can be done via Reception or at the first class in the course.

Cheques should be made payable to “Lymington Community Association”. We are also able to accept payment by debit or credit card at Reception.

ENGLISH LITERATURE LECTURES
2019 PROGRAMME

Summer 2019

Literary Group The War Poets: WW1 Poetry

Carolyn King MA
10am- 12Noon, 6 Weeks , Tues 21st May
Half term
LCA Members £59.00, Non-LCA Members £64.00
Enrol at Reception, Lymington Centre

The Literary Group presents an introductory course focussed on the poetry that emanated from World War 1. It will commence with the poetry of Rupert Brooke (The Soldier), continue with John Macrae (In Flanders Fields), Edward Thomas (There is no case of petty right or wrong), Robert Graves (Recalling War), Siegfried Sassoon (The rank stench of these bodies haunts me still), Wilfred Owen (Dolce et Decorum Est, Anthem for Doomed Youth, Strange Meeting), Isaac Rosenberg (Break of Day in the Trenches).

For further information, please contact:Dr Elizabeth Chell, Secretary,Lymington Centre Literary Group, E: Elizabeth.chell@btinternet.com M: 07534300027

 

HISTORY LECTURES
2019 PROGRAMME

Summer 2019

History Group Summer Programme

Geraldine Beech, Roy Doughty, Frank Green
10am - 12 Noon, Weekly , 16th May, 23rd May, 30th May, 6th June, 20th June, 11th July
Half term
LCA Members £6, Non-LCA Members £6
Enrol at Reception, Lymington Centre

The English Civil War in Hampshire

Tutor:  Geraldine Beech

Thursday 16 May 2019, 10.00am-12noon

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Duplicity, Calumny, Cunning and Chutzpah!

Tutor:  Roy Doughty

Thursday 23 May 2019. 10.00am – 12noon

The Zinoviev Letter of 1924,  The Ems Telegram of 1870, John Law, wit and scoundrel,      financier and debtor, empire builder, adventurer and author.

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Duplicity, Calumny, Cunning and Chutzpah!

Tutor:  Roy Doughty

Thursday 30 May 2019, 10.00am-12 noon

The Zimmerman Telegram of 1917,  Benjamin Disraeli and the Wars of German Unification, The Act of  Union between The Republic of France and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland that was agreed between Charles de Gaulle and Winston Churchill in June 1940.

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Historic Houses of West Hampshire

Tutor:  Frank Green

Thursday 6 June 2019, 10.00am-12noon

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Mapping Lymington

Tutor:  Geraldine Beech

Thursday 20 June 2019, 10.00am-12noon

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Local Historic Building Materials, thatch, cob, etc

Tutor:  Frank Green

Thursday 11 July, 2019, 10.00am-12noon

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Please book you place at Reception. Cost: £6.00 Per Person, Per Session.

Venue: Robert Hole Room, The Lymington Centre, Lymington, SO41 9BQ

GENERAL ART
2019 PROGRAMME

Summer 2019

General Art and Drawing: An Art Course for those wishing to explore a range of media.

Caroline Bannon
Tuesdays 09.15am -11:15am, 10 weeks, Tuesday 23rd April - Tuesday 2nd July 2019
Half term Tuesday 28th May
LCA Members £90, Non-LCA Members £95
Enrol at Reception, Lymington Centre

A practical 10 week art course that encompasses a range of drawing and painting media. These are explored in the context of a project that evolves over the 10 week period.
Students are encouraged to develop their work, under the guidance of the tutor, towards a personal style.
Please bring art materials of your choice to the first class.

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