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.
The Making of Modern Caerwys by Dr Tim Erasmus
13 February The Pioneering Vets of Caerwys by Vicky Jones
( The Waterways lecture will be held later in the year )
Paper, Print and Binding by Paul Broadbent
Visit to Flintshire Records Office ( Maximum 10 Members )
( To be confirmed ) Visit to Hen Caerwys Site by Will Davies
1.30pm - Visit to Rhydymwyn Valley Historical Site ( Maximum 21 Members )
18 September Research Student Lecture ( A window
into life in Restoration Wales: The Churchwarden's Accounts of St. Mary's Church,
Caerwys 1662 - 1669 by Sarah Ward )
' Words of War ' A commemoration of World War 1 in words, music and pictures
( in collaboration with ABC Drama Club & Cor Meibion Caerwys )
In addition to the above, members of the Committee are currently working on an archive of historical documents and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.
for this equipment came from Cadwyn Clwyd, The Historical Society and Age UK Caerwys.