Ashburton

Social

Monthly Meetings and Social Events are listed below.

The Monthly Meetings are normally held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Town Hall, in the afternoon from 2.15pm to 4.00pm.
Refreshments are available from 2.15pm, the business notices at 2:30pm and the speaker starting from 2.45pm.

Please note that there are no Monthly Meetings in July and December each year.

Guests are welcome to attend up to two U3A activities or events at a charge of £2:00 per attendance. Future attendance will be possible only if visitors become members of the U3A.

Note: The monthly Coffee Mornings (held on the 2nd Monday of each month) at 'The Brick House' cafe are a purely social occasion with no charges at all for members, non-members or guests - other than buying a drink from the café. Come and enjoy the latest gossip and news.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Jan 23rd Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Ian Barclay “The History of Cartoons”
Tue Feb 27th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Adam Beckman (Derriford Hospital Audiology) - “Age, hearing loss and what to do about it.”
Tue Mar 27th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Eddy Stephenson from The National Coastwatch Institution (Teignmouth).
Tue Apr 24th Annual General Meeting Start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. No speaker.
Tue May 22nd Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Dr. Todd Gray - “Remarkable Women of Devon”
Tue Jun 26th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Sarah Friend from the Stroke Association: “The causes and prevention of strokes”.
Tue Aug 28th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Colin Vosper - “Marvellous Marble - exploring the many marbles which used to be quarried in Devon.
Tue Sep 25th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Laura Cowie - Cyber Protect Officer with Devon and Cornwall Police. “What are cyber attacks + how to escape them".
Tue Oct 23rd Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Roger Harding (president) and John Ellis (researcher) from the Stover Canal Trust. “The Stover Canal from 1792 to 2017”.
Tue Nov 20th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Dr. Tom Greeves - “Military archaeology on Dartmoor”.
Social Events
Mon Feb 12th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Mar 12th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Apr 9th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon May 14th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Jun 11th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Jul 9th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Aug 13th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Sep 10th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Oct 8th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Nov 12th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Dec 10th Coffee Morning. All welcome at 'The Brick House' cafe in Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.