This group will study the History of the Commonwealth and The USA. Topics will be decided by the group for presentations and discussions

Convener:    Shirley Arabin
Phone:   574 4965
Venue:   Mount / Papamoa - Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   4th Thursday
Time:   1.30pm
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

We study a wide range of topics both local and New Zealand wide history.  Members give talks on their chosen topics and some field trips are planned.  Sometimes we invite an outside speaker.

Convener:    George Stewart
Phone:   576-6170
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged, mainly Tauranga
Meetings:   3rd Thursday of the month
Time:   10.00 am - 12 noon
Vacancies   No
 
 

In 2019 we will continue to study "100 New Zealand History Makers" with variations from time to time including guest speakers, Powerpoint presentations and topics of particular interest to members.

Convener:    Bev Corbett
Phone:   579 1995
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged, mainly Tauranga
Meetings:   1st Tuesday of the month
Time:   10.00 am – 12 noon
Vacancies   No
 

In 2019 we will continue the study of the history of Europe having reached the 18th century.

Convener:    Martin Dumbill
Phone:   570 0563
Venue:   Wesley Church, 13th Ave, Tauranga
Meetings:   2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month
Time:   9.45 am – 12 Noon
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

We are the British History group and we are now in the middle of the 19th Century. It is a time of fascinating characters, important developments and interesting stories which have all had their influence on the modern world.

Convener:    John Hill
Phone:   07 578 7458
Venue:   Wesley Methodist Church, 13th Ave.
Meetings:   1st& 3rd Wednesday of the month
Time:   9.45 am - 12 noon.
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

This group would welcome any new members to this friendly and hospitable group. We like to explore all forms of creative art including architecture, mosaics and cultural expressions, along with the classical masters. We appreciate the diverse contributions each of us brings to our shared interest in Art History.

Convener:    Margaret Liddell
Phone:   570 0385
Sub Convener:    
Phone:    
Venue:   Members homes, mainly Tauranga / Otumoetai
Meetings:   2nd Wednesday of each month
Time:   1.00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the convener.
 

Art history spans the entire history of humankind, from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century. 

Convener:    Lorraine Dempsey
Phone:    570 2240
Venue:   Members homes, mainly Tauranga
Meetings:   3rd Wednesday of each month
Time:   1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m.
Vacancies   No
 
 

Group members give presentations on any topic of historical interest from dawn of civilisation to the Fall of Byzantium in 1453. 

Convener:    Chris Hector
Phone:   548 2704
Venue:   Members homes mainly Bethlehem
Meetings:   2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month
Time:   9.45 a.m. – Noon
Vacancies   No