All meetings are held in the society's own Hertitage Centre - the Mission Hall, Grafton Road, Town Yetholm TD5 8RU. This 'tin tabernacle' (see image below) was built in the 1930s and is itself part of Yetholm's historic environment. It is slightly set back from the road.
Yetholm History Society : 2022 – 2023 programme
16 September 2022 – Lecture on Andrew Thompson by zoom.
4 October 2022 - ‘Stobs Camp – Art and Creativity in a Barbed-Wire World’. Lecture by Andy Jepson of Archaeology Scotland.
8 October 2022 - Visit to Traquair. Visit to start at 11 am. Option of either ‘free roaming’ house and grounds for £10 for seniors(or £9 if more than 10 people) , guided tour of house, approx. 1 ¼ hours, £13, or guided tour followed by visit to archives with Margaret Fox, Traquair’s archivist, £18. Numbers and payment to be received by 26 September.
1 November 2022 - ‘Improvement and clearance in Lowland Scotland’. Lecture by David MacLean.
6 December 2022 - Christmas meal.
7 February 2023 - YHS AGM followed by Ned Pegler, talking about place names.
7 March 2023 - ‘Scotland’s early silver, from Roman bribes to Pictish treasures’. Lecture by Fraser Hunter, National Museums of Scotland.
4 April 2023 - ‘Yetholm and the Border’. Lecture by Alasdair Allan, MSP.
2 May 2023 - ‘A scandalous trough’ and other tales of Romano – British sculpture’. Lecture by Lindsay Allason-Jones
All meetings will take place in the Mission Hall in Grafton Road at 7.30pm.