Hapy Society 2022 Events & Programme

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting 2022: Date and time to be confirmed.

Lectures

John Johnson, Chair of the Horus Egyptology Society in Wigan, “The Amarna Period and the Boy King Tutankhamun”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (Saturday 9th April 4:15pm)


Jo Fletcher, Visiting Professor and Lead Ambassador for the Egypt Exploration Society, Department of Archaeology, University of York. “Ancient Egypt in Barnsley”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (25th June 4:15pm)


Dr. Stephen Buckley, Research Fellow, Department of Archaeology, University of York. “Egyptian Mummification from the Stone Age to the Modern Age”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (13th August 4:15pm)


Dr Chris Naunton, Egyptologist, writer and broadcaster. Lecture title to be confirmed.

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (15th October 4:15pm)


Dr. Campbell Price, Curator of Egypt and Sudan at Manchester Museum, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Liverpool. “The Statuary of Senenmut, Architect during the Glorious 18th Dynasty”

At the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley (12th November 4:15pm)


Tickets for lectures are £15 which includes a light buffet, tea/coffee following the lecture can be bought at the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley, or reserved by contacting [email protected]

Next Activity Session

Our next activity sessions will be online (Zoom). Contact Andrew Ward or telephone 01977 616384 for details . Zoom activity sessions are free to members:

Hieroglyph Lessons:

The basic, four lesson course, will be running again from October 2022 until January 2023. Contact Andrew Ward for details.
From March we will be running a course for those with some knowledge of hieroglyphs. Again, contact Andrew Ward for details.
We will be starting a course for those with a serious interest in translation of hieroglyphs, starting March 2022. If you would like to join the group, contact Andrew Ward at [email protected]