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ZOOM COFFEE MORNINGS

Come and join our all new Zoom Coffee Morning. We meet together and also in small breakout groups for a natter. You have to bring your own biscuits and coffee/tea but there is a free Raffle and a Quiz! The next Coffee Morning will be on 30th July @ 11 am via Zoom.
Come and join us you might win a prize and catch up with people you have not seen for ages.

The Coffee Morning Raffle Winner in June was Joyce Pritchard - It could be you in July!

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO MONTHLY TALK OR COFFEE MORNING DURING AUGUST

The minutes of the AGM held on the 28th April 2021 are now available to read on line or download on the Members Info page.

August's Monthly Talk

There will be no monthly talk in August we look forward to September when we will be continuing our talks on Zoom. See Meetings for full details.

Did you visit the Felpham Pop Up Shop on U3A Day? U3A Day 3

U3A Day On Wednesday 2nd June your U3A hired the Felpham Post Office Pop Up Shop to promote the U3A to local residents.
We gave out leaflets, offered cake and tea/coffee and told everyone who would listen about our friendly U3A. thank you to those members who gave up their time to spread the word.

Monthly Beacon Newsletter

Each month Mary Curd (Vice Chair and Publicity Coordinator) will be sending out a newsletter via Beacon to members if you would rather read or download as a PDF click in the links on the right.

LEARNT A NEW SKILL OR REVIVED AN OLD ONE?

During lockdown and the Covid restrictions many members learnt a new skill or revived an old one. Read Lynne Dorey revived her love of Quilting see her article here Quilting in Lockdown.
If you have something interesting to share send it to Gill Henry webmaster.

KEEPING IN CONTACT

During Covid 19 Lockdowns we have developed 3 Arun West U3A groups on Facebook:

Arun West U3A

Arun West U3A Plants and Gardens Group

Arun West U3A Snap Happy

Some of our groups are using What’s App,Zoom and email to stay in touch – contact your group leaders for details.

The national group U3A - Keeping in touch is also very interesting and some of our members are on that.

If you have a Facebook Account, you can click on the links on the right to join the groups.

If you do not receive the national U3A monthly newsletter or know someone who does not receive it encourage them to sign up on the National U3A page.
Each month the bitesize version will be included in the link on the right. If you want to read the full version click on National U3A button .The Trust has also developed a whole series of national programmes which can be found on the national website.