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'The Friendly Club' 


2017 Programme

16 Jun         Skittles at Holt Village Hall.
(Fri)            Book in advance.

5 Aug          President’s Barbecue Lunch.
(Sat)           At Brian Woolgar’s home,
Broadstone.  Book in advance.

14 Sep       Members’ Summer Prints

                  Exhibition and presentations by members, with soft drinks and nibbles.

28 Sep       Hillier Gardens Paradise Through The Seasons

                  Presentation about these Hampshire Gardens by John Combes.

                  Bring entries for Autumn PDI Competition.

2 Oct           SAPA League Competition

(Mon)          Against Wimborne (away)

                  Judge: TBA

12 Oct        Autumn PDI Competition

                  PDIs only.  Theme: Open

                  Judge: Brian Tarling

23 Oct         SAPA All v All Prints Competition at Bournemouth Electric.  7:30 pm

26 Oct        Nature Plus

                  Presentation by club members George and Audrey Dunkling.

7 Nov         SAPA All v All PDI Competition at Wareham CC.  7:30 pm

9 Nov         A Moment In Time

                  John Lewis tells us how we might expand our photography beyond just trying to please
    the competition judge.

                  Bring entries for Autumn Print Competition.

23 Nov       Autumn Print Competition

                  Prints only.  Theme: Open

                  Judge: Mike Weeks

14 Dec       Christmas Social

                  Food, Drinks and Quizzes.

                  NOTE: Meeting will be held in the Café at the Barrington


2018 Programme

11 Jan        The Idle Rich Rambles On
     Leo Rich returns to the club for another light-hearted presentation of his latest

                  Bring entries for Winter PDI Competition.

25 Jan        Winter PDI Competition

                  PDI only.  Theme: “Rivers & Waterways”
                  (not lakes or the sea!)

                  Judge: Martin Edge

5 Feb to      Ferndown Camera Club Photography
17 Feb        Exhibition at St. Mary’s church, Ferndown.

8 Feb          East and West America

                  One half will be “ Virginia Beach ” by Mike & Jacky Smith.  The other half will
    be “Canyonlands” by Cathy Whitehead.

22 Feb        SAPA League Competition

                  Against Kinson Camera Club.

                  Judge: Rob Barron

8 Mar         You Be The Judge

                  Members will form small groups to judge a selection of prints and then present the
                  results to the meeting.

22 Mar       A Cruise Down The Danube

                  Mike Webber takes us on a journey along this iconic and scenic European river.

                  Bring entries for the Spring Print Competition

28 Mar       SAPA League Final At Dorset Light Photographic Club, Hamworthy.

9 Mar          SAPA Best of the Season Competition.   At Bournemouth Electric.  7:30 pm

12 Apr       Spring Print Competition

                  Prints only.  Theme: Open

                  Judge: Norman Wiles           

26 Apr       An Evening with Penny & Spike Piddock

                  These acclaimed photographers will show us their images on land and under water.

10 May      In Search of the Northern Lights

                  Gerald Ponting presents his images of the aurora borealis from northern lands.

24 May      AGM  followed by:

                  Print Box Challenge  Display of prints and presentations to the winners.

                  Plus a talk from a member.



For all club competitions there is a maximum of three prints or PDIs per member for the intermediate class, and two prints or two PDIs per member for the advanced class.


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