Lichfield

Events

In addition to the group meetings [please see individual group details for meeting times] we hold a monthly speaker meeting at 2pm on the second Wednesday of each month which is open to all members and new members are welcome to attend.

This is also a meeting at which the committee members are available to interact with members and group leaders are able make announcements.

The monthly speaker meetings will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street, Lichfield Please check the website EVENTS as the venue may change.

The venue complies with the DAA but if you require disabled access we need prior notice so that arrangements can be made prior to your arrival. Please contact us with your details via the CONTACT button above.

If you cannot attend our monthly speaker meeting and would like any further information on Lichfield U3A please send us your details via the CONTACT button above.

We would like to make it clear that you can still join our U3A even if you cannot attend the monthly Speaker Meetings but are able to attend individual group meetings.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Fri Dec 1st Committee Meeting 10am Community Fire Station
Wed Dec 13th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

This is our Christmas meeting and there will be entertainment provided by our own Acoustic Guitar and Orchestra groups.

Due to the limited number of places this will be a ticket only event and tickets will be on sale at the 8th November general meeting.
Fri Jan 5th Committee Meeting 10am Community Fire Station
Wed Jan 10th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

The speaker will be Ashley Grove and the topic is Wildlife in the Gambia.

The Maths for Fun Group and Folk Music Group will hold an exhibition.
Fri Feb 2nd Committee Meeting 10am Community Fire Station
Wed Feb 7th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

The speaker will be Chris Edwards and the topic is The Heritage of Garden Birds.
Fri Mar 2nd Committee Meeting 10am Community Fire Station
Wed Mar 7th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

The speaker will be Neil Weyham and the topic is Clean Caught and Bowled.
Fri Apr 6th Committee Meeting 10am Community Fire Station
Wed Apr 11th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

U3A Showcase.
Wed May 9th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

The speakers will be Graham and Judy White and the topic is Open Gardens-NGS.
Wed Jun 13th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

Members talks.
Wed Jul 11th The general meeting will be held at The Guildhall, Bore Street at 2pm.

This will be the AGM.

The speaker will be Lynn Ingram and the topic is Secrets of the Lodge.

The Tuesday and Thursday 8mile and Challenging Walks groups will hold an exhibition.
History Group 2
Wed Dec 13th Eighteenth Century English Villagers.
Wed Jan 10th The Lunar Men
Wed Feb 14th Victorian Railway Travellers
Opera Appreciation
Tue Nov 28th We will view Verdi’s “La Traviata”.
Creative Textiles
Tue Dec 5th Continue with Homemade presents
Dance Appreciation 1
Thu Dec 14th am Classical Dance in Cambodia. Wayne McGregor and the Royal Ballet.

pm Good Swan Bad Swan? Tamara Rojo talks about the interpretation of the two roles in Tchaikovsky’s ballet. Radio documentary about the extraordinariness of being a dancer.
History Group 1
Wed Dec 6th Eighteenth Century English Villagers.
Wed Jan 3rd The Lunar Men
Wed Feb 7th Victorian Railway Travellers
History of Science
Thu Nov 23rd Nuclear Physics and the Theory of Everything-part 2.
Local history
Mon Nov 20th June Thorne Lichfield Architecture
Sing for Pleasure
Wed Nov 22nd Methodist Centre, Lichfield: 11.00-12.00
Wed Dec 13th Methodist Centre, Lichfield: 11.00-12.00