Ambleside & District


Here you will find details of our general meetings. These are held on the second Monday of each month at 14:15 in the Marchesi Centre, Windermere. The programme for each meeting is a short business meeting followed by a talk by an invited speaker and finally time for tea, biscuits and a chat with friends.

Other activities such as outings organised by our groups, study days and similar (to which all members are invited) are also listed. Activities of possible interest to our members in neighbouring U3As, the North-west Region and the National U3A appear here.

All General Meetings begin at 14:15.

Dates for your Diary
Mon Dec 9th The Bryce Street Strummers
– the ukulele band from Burneside …

... will play for a bit, then during tea and mince pie time, they’ll let you have a go.
Seize the chance! Perhaps we could start a ukulele beginners group.
Mon Jan 13th 2020 Cumbria Film Archive
Andrew Leitch and Jim Bownass ...
... have assembled this archive material (covering the 1920’s to 1970’s). Both met whilst working for Border TV.
Social Events
Sat Nov 23rd Music & Fun for All
19.30 at Marchesi Centre, Windermere
Michelle Rudd is organising an entertaining evening for all members & guests based on the theme of music, beginning with a quiz, moving on to performances by some of our members who are retired professionals and concluding with a ‘Singalonga Musicals’ selection.
Attendees are invited to bring and share puddings or savoury items.
Contact Michelle Rudd to book your place.
Further details are in the November Newsletter including Michelle's contact details.
Mon Jan 6th 2020 'Christmas' Lunch at the Salutation Hotel, Ambleside
12:00 for 12:30
Cost £27 including gratuity
Details and menu choice will follow