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
Social Events
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

Terry Whitehead
Mansfield U3A
For details follow the link below.
Bird Watching/Natural History
Mon Dec 15th 2014 Watermead North - morning walk.
Details tba.
Mon Dec 8th 2014 Meet: Glenfield Library 2.00 - 3.30
Film Club
Wed Dec 10th 2014 1030am - The Phoenix
Great Expectations

Contact Malcolm Gray
Wed Dec 3rd 2014 Christmas lunch
Thu Dec 11th 2014 Leicester in the Age of the Trams - John Lessells
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
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

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