Details of the talks which will be given at the Society’s meetings between September 2017 and May 2018 are provided below. Our meetings begin at 8.00pm and are held in Ballintoy Parish Hall, with the exception of the December meeting which is held in the National Trust Tea Rooms at Carrick-a-Rede. There is no admission charge for members of the Society, but non-members are encouraged to donate £2.00. All are welcome to attend.






28 September -   Maritime Memories of the Causeway Coast  -  Mr Robert Anderson


26 October  -      Josef Locke: The People’s Tenor  -   Dr Nuala McAllister Hart


30 November  -   A Belfast Story:

                        A performance telling the story of young Minnie Davidson during the Second World War.   -  Ms Sharon Dickson


14 December  -  A Walk along the North Antrim Coast  -   Mr Gordon Watson




5 January -  Members’ Night


22 February -   The Changing Face of Portrush and the North Coast  -   Mr John Moore


22 March   -    ‘The distinctive charm’ of Ballintoy and beyond' - explored through the Sam Henry Collection - Ms Sarah Carson


26 April  -        The Town Book of Coleraine, 1816   -   Mr Andrew Kane


31 May   -        ‘The Insolence of Dissenters’?: Religious Controversy in Ballintoy in the early 18th Century  -   Dr William Roulston


28 June -  Outing to be arranged