Beccles

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Christmas Monthly Meeting: Wednesday 8 December 2021
Start Time: Arrive 9.30am for a 10.30am start
Venue: Public Hall, Beccles
Talk - In-house entertainment

November Monthly Meeting

Report coming soon

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Latest News

Members Drop-In The next member drop-in sessions will be held at Beccles Public Hall between 10am and 12 noon on Wednesday 1st December. Any member can drop in to have a chat with committee members about their membership, groups, monthly meetings, trips, computer tips (simple ones). A cuppa and biscuit may be available.

  • Graham Evans will be there to help with IT issues.
  • Information about the Members On Their Own group will be available.
  • Jena Mason who convenes the current Creative Writing group will be at the Members Drop in. If there is a enough interest a second group can be set up.

Beccles u3a Facebook page Beccles u3a Members Only Facebook page I am happy to announce that we now have an official Facebook page set up by Joanne Howarth. This is a private group and therefore the content is not open for public scrutiny although, of course, the page heading is accessible by all. Providing you have a Facebook account you can find our page by following the link below. Once you have requested to join the group, there is a short verification process prior to being accepted by the group administrator. The following link will take you through to the Group. Beccles u3a Members Only Facebook Group

Beccles u3a Facebook group is a place to share your experiences of the groups you attend or u3a days out you have enjoyed. If you post images, please make sure you have the permission of everyone in a photograph you would like to post before sharing and remember, this is a positive group and unkindness will not be tolerated.

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Outings

Thank you Joanne Howarth for some wonderful images of Fantasy Land seen on a visit to the Thursford Spectacular. See Outings

Group News

Dog Walking - want some company while walking your dog? Our dog walking group meets twice a month on a Thursday. The next walk is on the 3rd December at Kessingland. Contact Jenny via the bird on the group page for more information.

Nimble Fingers enjoyed their recent meeting. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, cross stitch, sewing and a good natter are only interrupted for a cup of tea and a biscuit. Sounds like a great way to spend a winter's afternoon.

Suggested new Groups

  • Jewellery Making
  • Creative Writing
  • Metal Detecting
  • Spanish Conversation
  • Nordic Walking
  • Kayaking
  • Members on their Own

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Flu jabs are being given at Caxton Villa, opposite the entrance to the Beccles Medical centre pharmacy.

WALK IN only on a Monday AND Friday 8-12 and 1-5.

Guide Dogs for the Blind Calendar 2022 - £5 If you are looking for a stocking filler that will also help this notable cause:

  • Email: gdhdfrg1@gmail.com
  • Telephone: 01986 788854
  • Messenger: Guide Dogs Harleston & Diss Fundraising Group