The Society has a healthy membership which is open to all at an annual fee of £10 and is
free to under-18s in full time education. It is not necessary to be a member to attend our lectures and all are welcome.
Lectures and Events
In December 2010 the Society held its first lecture. This has been followed with regular lectures covering local
history and more diverse topics together with visits to places of local interest. Lectures are open to both members and non-members.
The programme for the first half of 2013 is listed below and further details can be seen by clicking on the relevant date
on the calendar at the foot of this page.
2016 - Christmas Lecture (7.30pm - doors open at 7.15pm)
Thursday 29th December (Christmas Lecture, including mulled
wine & mince pies) - Butcher, Baker, Candlemaker, Shops and Services in Caerwys (Dr. Tim Erasmus, Will Hebson, Merion
Morgan) - at Caerwys Town Hall.
Lectures (All lectures commence at 7.30pm - doors open at 7.15pm - held in Caerwys Town Hall (apart from 18th June - as below)
Thursday 16th February. Caerwys in Postcards - Brian Bennett.
Thursday 6th April. Thomas Pennant: The Man Who Knew Everyone
- Dr. Gronwy Wynne.
Thursday 11th May. Through
Thick and Thin: Caerwys History in St. Michael's Church - Roland Ward & Vicky Jones
Thursday 15th June. The Archaeology of Halkyn - Fiona Gale.
Sunday 18th June. Excursion: Halkyn Archaeology - Bluebell
Inn, Halkyn at 2.00pm.
Thursday 14th September.
Research Student Lecture: Flintshire Royalists after the First Civil War 1647 - 1660 - Sarah Ward
Thursday 16th November. The Roman Presence in North East Wales - Ray Bailey
December lecture - to be announced
In addition to the above, members of the Committee are currently working on an archive of historical documents and
photographs and are recording ‘living memories’ of Caerwys residents.
Audio Visual Equipment for Community Use
The Society recently acquired
a projector, screen, laptop, scanner and hand-held recorder all of which are available free-of-charge for use by the community
of Caerwys. Availability can be seen on the calendar at the foot of this page. Contact either the Society Secretary or Treasurer
to reserve equipment. Some technical support is available if required.
Funding for this equipment came from Cadwyn Clwyd, The Historical Society and Age UK Caerwys.