The Society always has a lively and varied programme of interesting talks and visits which are selected to appeal to a wide local audience. 

Talks are in the Cerne Abbas Village Hall, have easy wheelchair access to all areas and begin at 7:30pm unless notified.

The 2020 Season Talks and Visits         


Thursday 23rd January

         AGM and Party


Thursday 27th February

        Gordon Bartlet –  The railway which nearly came to Cerne


Thursday 26th March

        Michael Hill  – Revising the Dorset Pevsner


Thursday 23rd April

        James Crowden – The History of Cider


Wednesday 13th May

        Visit to Larmer Tree Gardens


Thursday 28th May

        David Smith – A History of Herrison Hospital


Thursday 25th June

        Julian Richards – Shaftesbury Abbey


Thursday 24th September

        Richard Crumbleholme – Dorset Windmills


Thursday 22nd October

        Simon Austin and Alex Compiani – The Wimborne Militia and the Monmouth Rebellion


Thursday 26th November  

Liz Merry – Old St. Pancras Churchyard, Shelley, Hardy and the Dorset Connection


December 2020 tba

      Film Show: to be arranged