Welcome to the
Farningham  &  Eynsford
Local History Society
Farningham & Eynsford Local History Society
 

Diary     Wednesday, 15 August 2018 

OUR VILLAGES ON FILM. Friday, 21 September 2018 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8.00pm, Eynsford Village Hall. Mrs Norah Penwarden's film of Eynsford with some footage of Farningham) 1939-1945. Items new to FELHS collection to be displayed.
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

1918 OUR VILLAGES & THE PEACE Friday, 2 November 2018 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30 for 8.00pm, Farningham Village Hall. Powerpoint presentation by Susan Pittman showing aspects of Crockenhill, Eynsford and Farningham after the First World War ended.
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

FARNINGHAM SHOPS EXHIBITIONSaturday, 3 November 2018 at 11:00
SHAND HALL, FARNINGHAM CHURCHYARD: SATURDAY 11 am - 4 pm. Learn about shops and shopping in Farningham down the years,from the days when the village shops catered for most of villagers' needs to today, when only a few shops survive.
ContactVikki Saunders

HISTORY & ORIGINS OF NURSERY RHYMESFriday, 15 February 2019 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8.00pm,Eynsford Village Hall. Talk with short quiz by Dr John Reuter. John will cover counting songs, nonsense rhymes, historical lampoons and lullabies from the rich legacy of nursery rhymes. Items new to FELHS collection will be on display. Light refreshments
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

SOME KENT GHOSTS: their haunts & stories Friday, 26 April 2019 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8.00pm, Farningham Village Hall. Talk by Dennis Chambers. Kent is at the top of the league of 'most haunted' and John will tap into this enigmatic world. Items new to FELHS collection will be on display. Light refreshments.
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Saturday, 1 June 2019 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8.00pm, Eynsford Village Hall. Theme yet to be chosen. FELHS items will be on display. Light refreshments.
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

DIRTY DARTFORDFriday, 20 September 2019 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8pm, Farningham Village Hall. Illustrated talk by Christoph Bull, showing how Dartford has shaped the very world in which we live. Items new to FELHS collection will be on display. Light refreshments
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234

CREEP, PULL, PUSH - workers on the move Friday, 8 November 2019 at 19:30 (7:30pm)
7.30pm for 8.00pm, Eynsford Village Hall. Dr Jean Stirk will show what motives drove workers to leave their homes to find new lives elsewhere, and how to trace moving families. Items new to FELHS collection will be on display. Light refreshments
ContactHelen Smith 01322 864234