Who's Going to be Speaking 

We are proud of the excellence of the diverse and interesting guest speakers who address our monthly meetings.   Not only do they provide opportunity for learning and discussion on a wide range of topics, but they keep us up to date with what is happening in our ever-changing city and world.

We look forward to presenting a stimulating programme for 2018, as per details below.



Monday 9 April

Professor Geoffrey Rice
retired Professor of History, University of Canterbury
on the 1918 Influenza Pandemic and its effect on New Zealand.


Monday 14 May

Margaret Copland
Heritage Storyteller
on stories of our early settlers, including the Polish migrants to Canterbury in the late 1870s.