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Pirates! The Fact & the Fiction… a u3a event with Max Keen

Date/Time
Date(s) - 18/04/2024
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Location
Kenilworth Methodist Church

Event Link(external site)
https://u3asites.org.uk/kenilworth/page/46478


Pirates! The Fact & the Fiction… Ahoy me hearties! Welcome aboard our quest to sift the fact from the fiction in pirate history. Max Keen returns as our speaker and asks…

Were pirates swashbuckling idols bringing murder and mayhem to the high seas?
Wide eyed scallywags or Hollywood inventions?
Were there female pirates?

Over the centuries a lot of popular myths around pirates have grown up making it hard to untangle pirate fact from piratical fiction…

And why are pirates’ pirates? Cuz they arrrrrr me hearties!

Thursday 18th April 2024 – 2.30 pm – Join us for a tea/coffee and a chat from 1.45 pm

Members free – Visitors £1

u3a Kenilworth is part of a UK-wide network of 1000+ charities that provide the opportunity for those no longer in work to come together and enjoy developing a wide range of interests in a social context.

Open meetings usually comprise an approximately 45-minute presentation by an accomplished speaker.

Visitors are always welcome.