Upcoming Events

Most Harrogate Civic Society Talks are free to members.

Unless otherwise stated, events are at St Paul's UR Church Hall.

Harrogate on Film

2:30pm and 7:30pm

Now 3rd October 2022

Harrogate Odeon Cinema

Since the dawn of cinema, our town has been lovingly recorded on film; the images preserved in the remarkable library of the Yorkshire Film Archive (YFA).

Now, your Society, in partnership with the Harrogate Film Society, has commissioned a presented film show, curated from a wide selection of material held in the YFA vaults, celebrating the life and times of Harrogate and Knaresborough.

“Harrogate on Film” will be shown - one day only - at
The Odeon Cinema, Harrogate
Monday, 3rd September 2022
2:30pm (matinee) or 7:30pm (evening)

Unreserved seating (to include tea and biscuits at the interval) can now be booked through:

https://www.harrogatefilmsociety.org

Important note: this event is NOT bookable through the Civic Society events page.

IMPORTANT NOTE - this will be a one day only event. Each performance (including interval) will last about two hours.

£10 for members of HCS or HFS

£12 for non-members

Booking is now open (on the film society website) - https://www.harrogatefilmsociety.org

Schooldays in Edwardian Harrogate

7:30pm

25th October 2022

St Paul's UR Church Hall

This talk, by Dr Paul Jennings, will look at state and private schools in the town in the years from Queen Victoria's death in 1901 to the First World War, how schooling was organised, the schools the children attended, what they studied and with what success. What was the children's overall experience? The talk will end by considering the impact of the war on schools.

Cost to members - Free

Cost to non-members - £5

If you would like to attend this talk, please send an email request to events@harrogatecivicsociety.org by 5pm on Sunday 16th October 2022.

The Harrogate Convention Centre, its purpose and future

7:30pm

29th November 2022

The Harrogate Convention Centre

For the past forty years the Harrogate Convention Centre has made a significant contribution to the town's economy. Now, with a major redevelopment at the planning stage, Director Paula Lorimer will explain the purpose of this redevelopment and her ambitions for the future.

Cost to members - Free

Cost to non-members - £5

If you would like to attend this talk, please send an email request to events@harrogatecivicsociety.org by 5pm on Sunday 20th November 2022.

Christmas Social

Date in December 2022: TBA

St Wilfrid's Parish Hall

Our annual Christmas social.

Booking details: TBA