U3A News and Events

  • Becconsall U3A News

    We had another busy coffee morning on Thursday…

    • Sue Wilson has produced a tea and coffee rota – we all need to participate. If you cannot be at the Coffee Morning when it is your turn, please ask a friend to help out.
    • A rota has been pinned to the notice board for those helping to set out the hall for the coffee mornings.. Further volunteers cContact on davejs2662@gmail.com or at the coffee mornings.
    • Please contact Sue Ellis if you would like to help with the Meet and Greet table.
    • Our Bullying and Harassment Policy can be read here.
    • Hand made cards for Queenscourt available from Jaqui Pickup  £1 or more donation
    • Thursday August 2rd.  Next Coffee morning 10.00a.m
    • A further Croquet session is planned for September 11th
    • Wine tasting organised for October 12th, details to follow.
    • Saturday October 20th  Matinee.  Me and My Girl  Stockport Plaza.  Contact Wendy Smith.
    • Visit to Blackpool Ice Show. Please sign up if interested. Pat Hankin  September 6th. £18 plus coach fee of £10. £15 Deposit a.s.a.p. please.
    • Cartmel Races  Trip to the last meeting of the year on August 27th.  PLEASE bring a deposit of £12 to the coffee morning on Aug 9th. Total cost £24.80 which must be paid by August 23rd.
    Speaker Diary

    Theatre Group

    All available tickets for this performance have now been sold.

  • Group news

    Details of all upcoming events will be available at our Thursday Community meeting – 10 till 12 in the Back Hall. You will need to book and pay a deposit to attend an organised event.

    • Art Appreciation –  Last meeting of 6 on August 20th with Mike Ellis in the Front Hall
    • Backgammon – Wednesday afternoons, weekly – 2.30 – 5.00 at a members’ home, Boundary Lane.
    • Badminton – Wednesday afternoons: 2.00 at All Saints Hall.
    • Creative Textiles –  next meeting on September 3rd.  1.30 in the front hall
    • Gardening –   Next meeting a visit to the Allotments on Friday 17 August at 10.00.  Followed by a visit to Rotten Row Southport on Wednesday August 22nd at 2.30. (Park by the croquet club). Friday August 24th, a visit to Dave and Chris Smith’s garden at 2.30.  Also a trip to Weeping Ash open day on Sunday September 9th.
    • Local History – Monday September 3rd 10.00 in the front hall
    • Luncheon Club –  August  24th 12.00 at the Arches
    • Reading – Next meeting September 3rd  at 5.00 in the Front Hall.
    • Spanish –  Suspended over summer
    • Table Tennis – Every Tuesday 10.00 – 11.30 in Back Hall.
    • Ukulele -To be advised.
    • Walking – Next walk.  The Tolkien Trail, 6 miles from Hurst Green.  Meet at 9.30 in Mark Square.  Bring a picnic.
    • Walking Netball    12.30 to 1.30.  Banks Leisure Centre each Friday
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    To see a list of Local History Group meetings for 2017 – please click here

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