Finish off the opening round
We finished off the opening round from last week – with some people who had not had a chance to speak and those whose first attendance was tonight.
I, John Warner, talked about my new pince-nez
and the saga of my fridge over the holiday season.
Topics for discussion
We got into small groups and discussed ideas of topics for future evenings – here is a brief list of the ideas:
- anniversaries of historical events
- Churchilĺ’s death (1965)
- The Magna Carta (1215)
- The Selma-Montgomery March for voting rights in Alabama (1965)
- current affairs
- The General Election in the UK on 07 May 2015
- the future of:
- the Euro
- the European Union
- the United Kingdom in the European Union
- Everyday language / situations
- on holiday
- going to the doctors
- buying things in shops
- traditions in English-speaking countries
- Show and tell with books, films etc.
- sharing your professions (getting to know one another)
- sharing things in society
- hot desking
next week’s topic
For 09 February 2015 we will be looking at dream in a variety of ways.