Hawke'S Bay Philosophical Society.
First Meeting: 27th May, 1910.
Present: The President (in the chair), and a large number of ladies and gentlemen.
New Members.—H. Hill, W. Fossey, and Dr. Simcox.
Lecture.—Dr. Henry gave a lecture on “Heredity and Disease.” A brief discussion followed.
Prizes.—Prizes were offered to school-children for best collections of shells, insects, and plants.
Polynesian Society.—The Institute became a member of the Polynesian Society.