Friends’ Talks & Events

The Friends of Perth & Kinross Archive organise an annual lecture programme which brings people together to share their interest in local history.

All are welcome to attend the talks which are free to members and £5 for non-members.

Talks in 2018/2019

All talks take place in either the Soutar Theatre or Sandeman Meeting Room at the A K Bell Library, York Place, Perth, PH2 8EP.

Please note the varied times and that all talks require booking.

1918 – End Game

by Mike Taylor

Thursday 20 Sept 2018, 6.30pm, Soutar Theatre
Jacobite Heroines through poetry and song 

by Dr Nicola Cowmeadow & Sarah Wilcock

Thursday 18 Oct 2018, 2pm, Soutar Theatre
Lost Houses of Perthshire

by Dr David Robertson

Thursday 22 Nov 2018, 2pm, Soutar Theatre
Old Maps of Strathmore and the Northern Glens

by Christopher Dingwall

Thursday 21 Feb 2019, 2pm, Sandeman Meeting Room
Killikrankie (1689) to Glen Shiel (1719): Thirty Years of Jacobite Plots and Risings 

by Dr Roger Collins

Thursday 21 March 2019, 2pm, Sandeman Meeting Room
Before the NHS: a snapshot of healthcare in Perth & District

by Sharon Kelly

Thursday 18 April 2018, 6.30pm, Sandeman Meeting Room
The Perth Charterhouse Project: the story so far

by Dr Lucy Dean

Thursday 23 May 2019, 6.30pm, Soutar Theatre

Contact 01738 477022 or to reserve your seat.

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