Bedford

Group Announcements

Group Announcements Addison Meeting 4th March 2020

Cycling for Pleasure:Due to unpleasurable weather, this Group will reconvene in mid-March.

Environment for Fun: Anyone interested in joining the Environment group, please contact myself. The first meeting will be held at Putnoe Heights Church, Thursday 5th March, 1400 / 1500hrs.

German: Anyone interested in learning, reading or conversational German, please contact myself. Formal meetings of the group have started; every Monday 1600hrs Chiff Chaff Café Bedford Road, Kempston

Italiano Uno. Italian for Beginners meetings will be held on the 1st / 3rd Monday of each month, 1515hrs, Putnoe Heights Church. The Group is full but there is a waiting list.

Italiano Due. Has now been renamed from Parliamo Italiano. Meetings continue to be held on the 1st / 3rd Monday of each month, 1330hrs, Putnoe Heights Church. The Group currently has two vacancies.

Knitting: Anyone interested in joining the Knitting Group, please contact myself. Meetings will be held every 3rd Wednesday, 1000 – 1200hrs. Group is almost full.

Meccano: Anyone interested in helping to start a Meccano Group, please contact myself or Phil Lotan. Linked to this there is the U3A Robot Constructors Challenge 2010 being organised by Cannock Chase U3A. Please refer to the link on the web pages for more details.

Group Membership Forms: These have been issued to all Group Leaders and the return of same will ensure that information shown on Beacon, in the Bulletin and on the web-pages is consistent and up to date. Those Groups that haven’t returned their forms, please do so as soon as possible.

New Members Meeting. It has been decided to have a new member’s meeting directly after the 17th March Addison open meeting. This will commence at about 1130hrs and last for 30 minutes. An announcement will be made at the beginning of this meeting for new members to take their tea / coffee to the back of the hall.

Rod Fewings
Groups Coordinator

Group Announcements Addison Meeting 18th February 2020

Beds Villages and Churches: There will be a visit to Felmersham Church on Thursday 19th March. Only a handful of spaces available.

Cycling for Pleasure: Due to unpleasurable weather, this Group will reconvene in mid-March, maybe.

Environment for Fun: Anyone interested in joining the Environment group, please contact myself. The first meeting will be held at Putnoe Heights Church, Thursday 5th March, 1400 / 1500 hrs. For more details contact myself.

German: Anyone interested in learning, reading or conversational German, please contact myself. Formal meetings of the group have started, every Monday 1600hrs Chiff Chaff Café Bedford Road, Kempston

Italian for Beginners. Anyone interested in Italian for Beginners please contact myself. There will be a preliminary meeting on Friday 21st February, Putnoe Heights, 1400 – 1500, Front Room. Also, the Parliamo Italiano Group has two vacancies.

Knitting: Anyone interested in helping to start a Knitting Group, please contact myself. There will be a Preliminary meeting 19th February 1000 – 1200, Chez Tricia (ask RF for meeting address)

Meccano: Anyone interested in helping to start a Meccano Group, please contact myself. Linked to this there is the U3A Robot Constructors Challenge 2010 being organised by Cannock Chase U3A. Please refer to link on the Groups' webpage for more details.

Group Membership Forms: These have been issued to all Group Leaders and the return of same will ensure that information shown on Beacon, in the Bulletin and on the web-pages is consistent and up to date. Those Groups that haven’t returned their forms, please do so as soon as possible.

Entry to Group Meeting Rooms. Those of you that go to group meetings in hired facilities (in particular, St. Marks and Putnoe Heights) please do not enter the meeting room until the specified start time. If you arrive early then please wait outside the meeting room unless the room is obviously not in use.

Rod Fewings
Groups Coordinator