Dinner with Professor Geoff Gill – The Birth & Growth of Tropical Medicine in Liverpool

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

We are delighted to be joined by Professor Geoff Gill of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine who will be joining us on Wednesday 28th February for dinner, where he will be giving a talk on ‘The Birth & Growth of Tropical Medicine in Liverpool’. Professor Gill is an Honorary Research Fellow at the Liverpool ... Read more

Literature Group

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

A small unsigned portrait in the Reading Room, presented by Proprietor J. Paul Rylands in 1906, depicts Canon Abrham Hume. Who was he and why do we have his portrait? Proprietor Ralph Marsh will be sharing with us the fruits of his research into this fascinating cleric, writer and antiquarian. Attendance of this talk is ... Read more

Poetry Evening

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Saturday 9th March - 6.30. pm Following the success of our first Athenaeum Poetry Evening in November, we are celebrating (one day late) the birthday of William Roscoe, poet and founder member of our club, with an evening of poetry and music. This time we will include both poets reading their own work and readings ... Read more

Athenaeum Film Nights Presents: Irish Film Night

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

The next in the series of classic films takes place on Wednesday 20th March. The programme is being finalised by facilitator Dr Ian Cubbin and will be published shortly, though the dates for this seasons film nights can be found below.   Guests gather in the Newsroom from 6:30pm ahead of supper at 7:00pm. The cinema ... Read more

£16.50

The Annual Dinner

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Details to be published shortly.

Literature Group: Redfern by Herman Melville

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Our Immediate Past President Dr Rob Huxley will be talking about this semi-autobiographical novel by the author of Moby Dick. The story of a young American on his first sea voyage, the novel is notable for its vivid and enlightening description of Victorian Liverpool. Ticket price: TBC.

Dinner with Mike Torpey, Grand National Preview

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

April 5th 2024 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm 13th April 2024 will see the 176th running of the world’s greatest steeplechase – the Randox Grand National – at Aintree Racecourse. To mark the event we are welcoming local journalist and Grand National expert Mike Torpey, who will talk to us about the history of this event, ... Read more

£35

Athenaeum Film Nights Presents: The Gay Divorcee

The Athenaeum Liverpool Church Alley, Liverpool, United Kingdom

The next in the series of classic films takes place on Wednesday 17th April. The programme is being finalised by facilitator Dr Ian Cubbin and will be published shortly, though the dates for this seasons film nights can be found below.   Guests gather in the Newsroom from 6:30pm ahead of supper at 7:00pm. The cinema ... Read more

£16.50