Due to Covid-19, the Society and Committee will not meet until further notice.

Programme 2020

The Robert Hooke Society, Freshwater, Isle of Wight

Friday 24 January 7.00pm for 7.30 pm

AGM – “Robert Hooke Curator of Experiments”

Committee Members

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Tuesday 3 March at 10.30am for 11.00am

Booking required

“Hooke’s Tour of Milton Keynes”

 Memorial Lunch Royal Solent Yacht Club


Thursday 7 May & Thursday 14 May at 11.00 am

Isle of Wight Walking Festival

Robert Hooke Trail guided walk

All Saints’ Church, Freshwater


Friday 5 June  

Robert Hooke’s Birthday Celebration

‘Floods, Fossils, and Freshwater Bay; The Origins

of Robert Hooke’s Geological Thinking’.

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Saturday 18 July 2.00 pm

Fossil Talk & Walk - Colwell Bay


Friday 18 September 7.00pm for 7.30 pm


   "Robert Hooke and Christ Church - Oxford under the Protectorate"

 Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Friday 20 November 7.00pm for 7.30pm

        “Small currency Tokens of the Isle of Wight including that of John Hooke of Newport:  

What light insights do they give on Robert Hooke and his Life and Times?”

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


10-13 December

Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival

Robert Hooke Society Christmas Tree


Meetings are usually held in The Wesley Hall at Freshwater Methodist Church, Brookside Road, Freshwater PO40 9ER.