Hapy Society 2021 Events & Programme

Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General meeting will be held on
Sunday 23rd January 2022, 6:30 (Online: Zoom).
Contact Andrew Ward for details.

Lectures

Professor Jo Fletcher. “Ancient Egypt: New Stories”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (Saturday 11th September 4:30)


Dr Bob Loynes. “How MRI scans inform our understanding of Mummification in Ancient Egypt”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (Saturday 16th October 4:15)


Dr Bill Manley, Author of the International Best Seller “ How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs” Lecture title to be confirmed.

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (Saturday 27th November 4:15)


Tickets for both lectures are £15 which includes a light buffet, tea/coffee following the lecture can be bought at the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley, or reserved by contacting [email protected]

Next Activity Session

Our next activity sessions will be online (Zoom). Contact Andrew Ward or telephone 01977 616384 for details . Zoom activity sessions are free to members:


a) 18th May “Clothes of Egypt” by Gwenan Sykes

b) 8th June “The Colossi of Memnon” by Andrew Ward

c) 6th July “Egypt: Herbalism in Medicine” by Emmy Gratton-Rayson


Beginners Hieroglpyhs (bimonthly lessons)

This four lesson course will be running again from October 2021 until January 2022. Contact Andrew Ward for details. We are currently running a course for those with some knowledge of hieroglyphs. Again, contact Andrew Ward for details. We will be starting a course for those with a serious interest in translation of hieroglyphs, starting early 2022.  If you would like to join the class, contact Andrew Ward at [email protected]