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: Monthly Coffee Mornings (held on the 2nd Monday of each month) at Dartmoor Lodge, Peartree, Ashburton are a purely social occasion with no charges at all for members, non-members or guests - other than buying a coffee. Come and enjoy the latest gossip and news. See details of dates below.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Feb 25th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Annie & Chris Harper's talk is about Shelterbox'
Tue Mar 24th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Keith Hooper's talk is called 'Elizabeth Gaskell'
Tue Apr 28th Ashburton U3A - Annual General Meeting. No speaker this month. Start proceeedings at 14:30 and finish with refreshments.
Tue May 26th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Peter Dare's talk on Exeter Cathedral – restoration and conservation 1969-1985
Tue Jun 23rd Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Julie Turner's talk on My life as a store detective
Tue Jul 28th 2020 July: No Meeting this month.(replaced by Summer lunch - to be confirmed)
Tue Aug 25th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Ruth Bealing's talk on Child rescue in India
Tue Sep 22nd Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Jonathan Tod's talk on How to drive an aircraft carrier
Tue Oct 27th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Steve Hopper's talk on Birds of prey: rescue and rehabilitation
Tue Nov 17th Monthly Meeting - start at 14:15 for Tea & coffee. Speaker at 14:45; Brian Freeland's talk on View from the wings
Tue Dec 29th 2020: December: No Meeting this month.(replaced by Christmas Lunch - details to be confirmed)
Social Events
Mon Mar 9th Coffee Morning. All welcome at "Dartmoor Lodge" Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Mon Apr 13th Coffee Morning. All welcome at "Dartmoor Lodge" Ashburton from 10.30 for coffee, chat and U3A news.
Sat Jun 13th Ashburton U3A Open Day 11.00am - 1.00pm, Ashburton Town Hall. Please come and see the interest groups and meet the members, everyone welcome. Free entry and refreshments.