Activities

SHAKESPEARE COMPETITION 2021

The Greenwich Branch held a virtual Shakespeare Competition with results announced on 22 March 2021 as follows:

First Place - Edie Roth, Greenwich Academy
Second Place - Veronica Zimmer, Guilford High School
Third Place - Nina Spinetti, Farmington High School
Honourable Mention - Sarah Prevot, Greenwich Academy

The winner will compete in the ESU National Shakespeare Competition on 26 April 2021.


TUESDAY 1 JUNE 2021

Meeting of the Board of Directors, Greenwich Branch, at The Belle Haven Club at 3 pm.




SUNDAY 27 JUNE 2021

Champagne Garden Party celebrating the 95th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, at The Belle Haven Club at 3 pm.  Special Guest of Honour and Speaker -   Amb Paul Beresford-Hill, CBE,   National Chairman, English Speaking Union.
Hats on Ladies.



WEDNESDAY 22 SEPTEMBER 2021

Luncheon and lecture by Page Knox, Professor of Art History, Columbia University, on the English period rooms at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, opened after a lengthy restoration.  Lunch and lecture will be at The Round  Hill  Club at 12 noon.



THURSDAY 14 OCTOBER 2021

Luncheon and lecture by Sarah Cole, author of INVENTING TOMORROW,  about H.G.Wells.  Members attending will receive a complimentary book.    Lunch and Lecture will be at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.



WEDNESDAY 17 NOVEMBER 2021

Luncheon and lecture by Curt DiCamillo - THE CROWN - A tour of filming locations of the most expensive TV series made.  The country houses of Britain are some of the stars in this series.  The set designs, costumes, decor, expansive gardens, and grounds that stand in for the palaces and castles of Britain's Royal family are extraordinary.  Lunch and lecture will be at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.


SUNDAY 12 DECEMBER 2021

Christmas luncheon at The Field Club, Greenwich, with Christmas carols, classical and popular music by the fireside of The Field Club at 12 noon.



Our Activities


The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition

TLab: Travel and Learn Abroad
 
 

The English-Speaking Union

Greenwich Branch