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There will be a monthly general meeting of the U3A at 2pm on the fourth Thursday of the month; guest speakers have been booked up until November 2014.
Committee members will always be on hand to ‘meet and greet’ and answer any queries.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Nov 27th 2014||Monthly Meeting - 2pm St Peter's Church Centre|
Speaker - Farming and Wildlife - Andrew Parsons
|Fri Nov 28th 2014||Leicestershire & Rutland Network Group Meeting|
Venue: The Fieldhead Hotel, Markfield Lane, Markfield, LE67 9PS
10:00 a.m. Friday 28 November 2014
|Thu Jan 22nd 2015||Monthly Meeting - 2pm St Peter's Church Centre, Glenfield|
Speaker - Belly Dance: Exploding the Myths - Roxanne Dinsdale
|Wed Nov 5th 2014||Gardening Made Easy |
Speaker - Mike Dunnett - M Hort (RHS)
As we grow older or have less time to garden we should consider the way we garden.
Mike has many techniques that can help to make gardening easier and even more enjoyable.
The talk covers topics like:
The best flowers to grow
Keeping weeds under control
Easy maintenance shrubs
Good tools and bad tools
Pain free gardening techniques
Tickets now on sale.
All members, family friends and local gardening groups welcome.
Cost - £5 (Includes refreshments - tea/coffee & cakes).
Doors open at 10am for refreshments prior to talk at 10.30am
Contact group leader, Susan West or email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Sat Nov 15th 2014||AUTUMN HOE DOWN|
COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN
FOLK DANCING TO LIVE MUSIC
Aardvark and caller Pete Grassby
Please bring food to share for supper
Ashby Road Sports Club
Date Saturday November 15th 2014
Time 8.00 pm to late
Tickets are £8
for details and to order your tickets
phone Pauline 01455 823093
|Thu Dec 11th 2014||Christmas Party - entertainment provided by members|
2.00 - 4.00, St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield
This social event is in lieu of the normal monthly meeting which would fall on Xmas day.
It is for members only.
There will refreshments on the day -
Mulled wine and mince pies - £2.
Tea/coffee/ biscuit - 50p.
|Mon Feb 2nd 2015||Mansfield U3A invite all U3A members to join them for a tenth year at Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire on Monday 2nd February to Friday 6th|
Provisional Cost: A maximum cost £208 pp sharing in standard rooms; singles: £248(limited availability).
Final cost will be available around June. Prices for upgrades see Warner's website.
This break is available to all U3A members and friends are welcome to join in.
Four nights bed, breakfast, evening meal with a full programme of entertainment included.
To get a booking form and other useful things (including T&Cs) go to the link
If you want to come give me a ring on 01623 626991 or email email@example.com
For details follow the link below.
|Tue Nov 4th 2014||Roadshow: New Members Meeting and Group Leaders' Lunch|
Venue, Scout Headquarters, Stamford Street
Details to follow
|Mon Nov 10th 2014||Meet: Glenfield Library 2.00 - 3.30|
|Mon Nov 24th 2014||Meet: Glenfield Library 2.00 - 3.30|
|Mon Dec 8th 2014||Meet: Glenfield Library 2.00 - 3.30|
|Thu Nov 20th 2014||The next meeting of the craft club will be on 20th November at 10 a.m. |
We will be needle turning the dark blue onto out blocks ready for the quilting in January as we will not be meeting in December.
|Thu Nov 6th 2014||Little Tokyo Japanese Restaurant|
33 Braunstone Gate, Leicester
United Kingdom LE3 5LH
Tel: (+44) 0116 285 7887
Contact Helen Robinson
|Wed Nov 12th 2014||1030am - The Phoenix|
Paths of Glory
Contact Malcolm Gray
|Wed Dec 10th 2014||1030am - The Phoenix|
Contact Malcolm Gray
|Wed Nov 5th 2014||See Social Events - Speaker Mike Dunnett at Ratby Sports Club|
|Wed Dec 3rd 2014||Christmas lunch|
|Thu Nov 13th 2014||2000 Years of English Coinage - Roy Spencer|
|Thu Dec 11th 2014||Leicester in the Age of the Trams - John Lessells|
|Tue Nov 11th 2014||12.15pm - The Old Thatch Inn, Stanton Under Bardon.|
|Wed Nov 12th 2014||12.15pm - The Old Thatch Inn, Stanton Under Bardon.|
|Tue Dec 9th 2014||12.15am - The Reservoir Inn, Thornton.|
Contact Mary McDiarmid
|Wed Dec 10th 2014||12.15am The Nags Head, Glenfield|
Contact Peter Knill
|Tue Nov 18th 2014||Tues 18th November - meet at 2.30 our house, "Macro & close up|
Photography", Margaret will share her knowledge on this one - Project "close
up, mystery object, etc."
|Mon Nov 10th 2014||Meet at 9.45am|
The Plough, Ratby
|Wed Nov 19th 2014||Beaumont Leys area.|
Meet 10.15am outside Beaumont Leys library near the Leisure centre. (parking nearby).
Some paths may be muddy.
|Mon Nov 3rd 2014||The next walk on Nov 3rd is around Bagworth Heath. (Weather permitting) Meet at the car park at 9.45 for a 10am start. |
Lunch at the Forest Hills golf club.
Bagworth Heath is through Thornton , follow signposts to Bagworth and turn onto Heath road, brown signs to the Heath.
Please confirm if walking and lunch.
|Fri Nov 14th 2014||We will begin with a short writing exercise presented by Liz, followed by contributions and discussion of members' work.|
1.30pm 16 Faire Rd, Glenfield.
|Wed Nov 5th 2014||Yoga Taster Session|
|Wed Dec 3rd 2014||Yoga, 3 week block, week one|
|Wed Dec 10th 2014||Yoga, 3 week block, week two|
|Wed Dec 17th 2014||Yoga, 3 week block, week three|