Programme of meetings
Our regular programme of talks will resume at our usual venue in the Age Concern Centre , Provost Wynd, Cupar in Spring 2022 on the last Monday of each month through until November 2022.
Our talks commence at 7.30 p.m. and they are open to the public on payment of a modest admission fee.
We plan to be present at two local events during the course of the year ahead.
Firstly, at a Heritage Day in the Corn Exchange, Cupar on 19th March that is being hosted by Fife Family History Society and our volunteers will also be present at Fife Show, which will be marking 200 years of agricultural excellence on 21st May 2022.
Should circumstances change at any time due to public health regulations, members and guests will be advised and invited to join our meetings by Zoom.
To be admitted to a Zoom meeting, please use the contact form on this web site to express your interest or telephone the museum on 01334 844979 by noon on the day of the meeting.
Programme of Talks for 2021
January, 25th Miss Duncan’s Legacy
Andrea MacMillan of Cupar Library relates the story of the woman whose gift made the creation of the Duncan Institute, home of Cupar Library, possible.
February, 22nd Cults Lime and Brickworks
Brian Murray provides an account of the origins of the lime industry near Cupar, the importance of this local industry and its eventual demise.
March, 29th John White & Son, Auchtermuchty
Ted White, whose family have along association with the oldest family firm in Scotland relates its history and achievements through to the present day.
April, 26th The Magic of Stone
Ann Gammick of the Central Scotland Branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association provides an illustrated presentation on the variety and history of dry stone walls.
May, 31st Working on Fife’s Historic Buildings
Fiona Stenke, Fife Historic Buildings Trust
June, 28th Mr Martin’s Mansion
Roddy Greig, Cupar Heritage Trustee
September, 27th The Kirk, Conflict and Cupar
Speaker: Guthrie Hutton
October, 25th The Railways of Fife
Speaker: Scott McIntosh
November, 29th Kirkcaldy’s Heritage in 50 Objects
Speakers: Alan Crombie and George Proudfoot
Future Talks will take place on the last Monday of each month at 7.30 p.m.
All meetings will take place in the Age Concern Building, Provost Wynd, Cupar, starting at 7.30pm and are open to the Public.
Everyone is welcome to stay on after the talk to meet others over a coffee or tea and biscuits.
Parking is available in the Bonnygate Car Park adjacent to the hall.
Over the winter months, members continue to meet on Wednesday afternoons in the Cupar Museum and Heritage Centre at the Railway Station.
We will be preparing the exhibitions for this year, and would be pleased to welcome anyone bringing in Cupar memorabilia or offering to help in the Museum.
Reports of Meetings to date
For those of you who may have missed the earlier meetings, we give a brief report below: