Birkdale & Ainsdale


The events below are organised by the Birkdale and Ainsdale U3A. They are open to all members but guests may be invited on certain occasions.

Meetings, which include talks by outside speakers, are held regularly at St. Peter's Church Hall, St. Peter's Road, Birkdale. There is street parking available and the 49, 15A and X2 buses stop nearby, close to the railway station.

The talks begin at 2pm (the hall will be open from 1.45 p.m.) and there is a charge of £2 and a raffle. (The raffle helps to fund social events such as a Christmas Celebration).

Planned outings are listed below.

If you have any ideas for events whether they are social or educational please contact any member of the committee.

Dates for your Diary
Thu Oct 24th Monthly Meeting

A representative of Tiger Muffin Soaps will tell us about the business.
Thu Nov 28th Monthly Meeting

Our last meeting of the year will be a Christmas Celebration.
Thu Jan 23rd 2020 Monthly Meeting
Behind the Scenes in Theatre and TV. - Speaker Fiona Martin
Thu Feb 27th 2020 Monthly Meeting
Charismatic Poetry - Speaker John Shakespeare
Thu Mar 26th 2020 Monthly Meeting
Stranger in a Strange Land - Speaker Gill Russel
Thu Apr 23rd 2020 Monthly Meeting
At Your Service .. years of being butler to the rich and famous
Thu May 28th 2020 Monthly Meeting
Theatre Landladies - Speaker Mariane Welsh
Thu Jul 23rd 2020 American Presidents. Who, Why and When - Speaker Zoe Gibson

Everyone welcome to join us for a walk and ferry trip to New Brighton.

Meet on the 9.58 train from Southport in the second carriage from the front. There will be appropriate refreshment and comfort stops but do bring a packed lunch and keep an eye on the weather forecast before you decide what to wear.

If you need any more information phone Susan 566162

Once again at Vue, Southport we will be attending a performance of Madame Butterfly from the Met. with Placido Domingo starring as Pinkerton. Bring lots of hankies!

Contact Maggie 578588
Sun Nov 10th Visiting Vue, Southport to see 42nd. Street.

No details as yet.
Fri Nov 22nd Calf's Head Pendle - Christmas Lunch with carols.
We have our own 24 seater mini coach booked.
Menu Veg soup or Melon
Turkey with all the trimmings - Vegetarian option available
Christmas Pudding or Sherry Trifle
Carol Concert
Mince Pies and Cream with tea or coffee
Cost is £29.50 (Max. 24 people)
contact Fraser on 576684
Wed Dec 4th Christmas 3 course dinner at Clouds.
menus available shortly
Cost is £19.50. a few seats still available - contact Fraser on 576684
Wed Jan 8th 2020 Christmas Luncheon at Forge.
2 courses £13.00
3 courses £16.00
Includes tea or coffee
Menu selection plus payment no later than 1 Dec please
Menus available next Tuesday
Contact Fraser on 576684
Sat Feb 1st 2020 Another Vue , Southport visit to see Porgy and Bess from the Met.

5.55 performance.

Contact Maggie 578588
Sat Mar 21st 2020 Royal Court Theatre
Peter Price is Dead - Matinee 2.00pm
20 tickets reserved
Contact Fraser on 576684

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