Meetings and events

Find out about our events and activities, together with a selection of events and talks arranged by other groups and organisations.

Derbyshire VCH events and activities

From 13 October 2021
VCH Weekly research groupOur volunteer group meets weekly, mainly researching Chesterfield and the surrounding townships. For further details contact our county editor. This event runs until (and including) 1 December. The group will then reconvene in early 2022.
1900 to 2100Chesterfield Library
(Meeting Rooms)
New Beetwell Street 
S40 1QN
29 January 2022
‘George Julian Harvey: The Man and the Movement’ a talk by Dr Richard Gaunt
Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Labour History Society, The Joan D’Arcy Memorial Lecture.
10am-12noonSt Paul’s Church Hall, Seale Street, Derby, DE1 3RT
Tickets £6 including lunch. For further information email:
Saturday 26 March 2022
Derbyshire Archaeology DayPre-booking essential, tickets not available on the day.  £11 (£8 concessions). See See Chesterfield Borough Council website, including contact details for booking
Morning until late afternoonPomegranate Theatre, Corporation Street, Chesterfield

One of our summer guided walks.

Every summer Derbyshire VCH arranges a series of guided walks in Derbyshire. Details will be posted here.

Derbyshire VCH has an active volunteer research group, which meets in Chesterfield Library on Wednesday evenings.

The Derbyshire VCH Trust holds a yearly AGM during the summer. This includes a guest speaker.

Events from other societies

You might want to check with the following about their own events.

These events are not organised by the Derbyshire VCH. We cannot guarantee that there will be sufficient places available for each live event. Please contact the event’s organiser in good time if you are interested in securing a place.

Page last updated 29 November 2021.