Volunteer Diary Dates 2018

Volunteer Days 2018

Volunteer days for general maintenance and vegeatation clearance are scheduled for the second Saturday of each month, with core times 10am to 1pm.

  • 13 January (cancelled)
  • 23 January - Volunteers’ Winter Soirée (Invitation only). 
  • 10 February
  • 10 March
  • 14 April
  • 12 May
  • 9 June
  • 14 July
  • 11 August
  • 8 September
  • 13 October
  • 10 November
  • 8 December
     

Volunteer Research Group Meetings 2018 

Our research volunteers now meet on the first Monday of each month (when not a bank holiday or a special trip) to discuss recent findings, and to visit archives. Usual meeting times are 10am - midday. 2017 meeting dates are as follows:

  • Monday 8 January, Henley Room, Gloucester Guildhall

  • Tuesday 23 January - Volunteers’ Winter Soirée
    Blue Coat Room, Gloucester Guildhall | 6.00pm – 7.30pm - Invitation only event

  • Monday 5 February - Digitisation project: Document handling training
    Gloucestershire Archives | 10am – early afternoon.
    For anyone interested in helping us with our digitisation project, we will be receiving training from Ann Attwood.

  • Monday 5 March - Potter Room, Gloucester Guildhall

  • Monday 9 April - Henley Room, Gloucester Guildhall

  • Early May - Llanthony Prima Visit TBC
    Llanthony Prima, Monmouthshire
    A special trip to Llanthony Prima to meet with the Llanthony Valley and District History Group for some joint learning and a tour of Llanthony Prima etc. Trial the Two Llanthony’s trail…

  • Thursday 17 May - National Archives - Coach Trip
    If sufficient interest, we will visit the National Archives at Kew. Coach pick up points at Whitminster, Gloucester, Hucclecote and Cirencester.

  • Monday 4 June - Henley Room, Gloucester Guildhall

  • Monday 2 July - Henley Room, Gloucester Guildhall

  • August Break - No meeting in August.

  • Saturday 25 – Monday 27 August - Gloucester Stone Carving Festival
    There will be volunteering opportunities during our ‘grand opening’ event.

    Hopefully by September we will be able to use the Medieval Range for our meetings. However, as we will only have use of the building on Fridays – we will need to move the day of our meetings to Friday from September onwards.

  • Friday 7 September - Medieval Range, Llanthony Secunda Priory

  • Friday 5 October - Medieval Range, Llanthony Secunda Priory

  • November - A research trip to the Bodleian Library TBC
    There may be a small contribution required for this excursion.

  • Friday 7 December - Medieval Range, Llanthony Secunda Priory

If you are interested in joining our grounds maintenance volunteers for the day, or wish to help us with research as part of our volunteer research group, please don't hesitate to get in touch. You can call Heritage Manager Emma Davies on 07718280478 or email emma.davies@llanthonysecunda.org.

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Llanthony Secunda Priory

Llanthony Secunda Priory Trust
Llanthony Road
Gloucester
GL2 5JQ