Introduction to Lincolnshire Churches

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Lincolnshire has over 700 parish churches each with a story to tell and this new course will offer you the opportunity to begin to find out about these wonderful buildings which in many cases are at the heart of the local community.

The course will offer the opportunity to begin to explore the rich diversity of parish churches in Lincolnshire from Saxon times, discover a wealth of architectural styles and features and investigate a selection of the numerous intriguing stories and legends associated with churches. The friendly and informal sessions will include illustrated presentations, activities and a visit.

The 7 week course starts on Wednesday 19th April from 10.30 – 12.30pm and will be run by Kathy Holland. It will take place at the Museum of Lincolnshire Life, Burton Road, Lincoln LN1 3LY.

To find out more or to book, please contact the WEA Lincoln Office 01522 522472 or email lincolnoffice@wea.org.uk

Fee information available on request.

New History Course: Unravelling Ancient Persia

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Persia, which is now  known commonly as Iran, is home to one of the worlds oldest civilizations and influenced the culture of the world as we know it today.

This course will look at the history, archaeology and monumental legacy of Persia’s Achaemenid period  of the 6th  – 4thcenturies BC.

Tutor: Sue Kirk

Start date & time:Thursday 19 January 1.30-3.30pm

Venue: Greetwell Place,2 Lime Kiln Way, Greetwell Road, Lincoln LN2 4US

Fee: £53.90 for 7 weeks or free if in receipt of an income related benefits.

For further information or to book a place please contact the office on 01522 522 472 or email  lincolnoffice@wea.org.uk.