THE DELTA KAPPA GAMMA SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL :: GREAT BRITAIN

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2019/20 Calendar of Events

                                                                                                   

 Saturday

16th

November

 

Gamma

Chapter

Beading

Bex Dean-Skinner

Bex Dean-Skinner will show us the skills of  beading.  This will be a practical session and you will have the opportunity to make a Christmas item.  She will also have examples of her exquisite work for sale which are ideal for Christmas presents.

10:00 for 10:30 at Beechwood School, Tunbridge Wells

 

 Saturday

    23rd

November

 

 

 Alpha

Chapter

 

2.00pm at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Bryan Road, Rotherhithe

Anne Krisman Goldstein, a member of Gamma chapter, is nationally known for her work on Religious Education for children with special needs. She has been commended in the national Teaching Awards. She works with the website RE:online, loves Circle Dance and is a trustee of her local Community Cinema.  Anne will be taking the theme ‘Inspirational Stories’ and will share some favourite stories from the different world faiths, as well as some from her own Jewish family history.

Bring and share lunch from 12.30pm.  

 

 

Saturday

14th

December

Gamma

Chapter

Christmas Party
at home of Sheila Roberts
Morvan House, Shoreham Lane, St Michael's, Tenterden. TN30 6EG

 To begin with we will have an interesting talk by  Harry Roberts

A Nomadic Life: Deserts, Outback and other such places.

Harry will give a powerpoint presentation and talk about his life as a young oil engineer in the Sahara Desert in Algeria and then, married to Sheila, their life in Libya, including the experience of the '67 Arab/Israeli War.He will  give a brief history of each place, such as their prominent position in the Classical Greek and Roman periods, and their period during Ottoman rule when they were home to the infamous Barbary Pirates and centre of the slave trade.

He will also talk about their assignment in the Australian 'Outback' in Queensland.

       More  Details to Follow

 

 

 

Saturday

    14th

December

 

  Alpha

Chapter


Canary Wharf area. Walk around to view the Christmas lights.

11.30 visit to the Museum of London: Docklands. 1.00 Lunch in the Ledger Rooms at the Weatherspoons close to the Museum and then after lunch view the lights.

 

Saturday

18th

January

Gamma

Chapter

 Artificial Intelligence

Joyce Evans

Joyce was educated in the UK and following graduation with degrees in Physics she accepted a research fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, USA. She spent over 40 years in the US doing research in universities and industry, teaching in university and private secondary schools and 25 years of these years working in the Federal Government as a Program Director in the National Science Founda-tion.   She returned to the UK in 2016.

10:00 for 10:30 at Beechwood School, Tunbridge Wells

 

Saturday 

18th 

January 

2020

Alpha

Chapter

2.00pm Dulwich Hamlet Junior School. 

Nuala Garvey will speak about Apprenticeships. Q & A session to follow. 

Nuala has over 20 years’ experience in Learning and Development supporting colleges, training providers and an awarding body to continually improve the management of their quality assurance provision in delivering Professional and Apprenticeship programmes.  She currently works for the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development as an External Quality Advisor.  She is also Lead Internal Quality Assurer at Sutton College and London Learning Consortium on apprenticeship programmes.   Her work involves responding to and keeping abreast of national legislation and guidance from the Institute of Apprenticeships, OFSTED and ESFA. Nuala is passionate about raising potential through apprenticeship delivery.

 Raffle. bring and share lunch 12.45.

          

Saturday

15th

February

  Alpha

Chapter

Main Business Meeting.

Holy Trinity Church Hall. Bryan Road, Rotherhithe

Bring and share lunch 12.30pm.

 

Gamma Dates for Diary

29th February,  21st March,

April 24-26   State Conference

16th May    20th June                                

 

Alpha Dates for your diary 2020

14th March. Speaker at 2.00pm. Lunch from 12.45pm.

16th May. Speaker 2.00pm at Dulwich Hamlet Junior School, Dulwich Village.

20th June. Outing TBC.

First week of July. Royal Society Summer Exhibition.

18th July. Main Business Meeting 2.00pm at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Rotherhithe.

 

 

 

 

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