Brixworth & District

Events organised by Brixworth U3A

The details of those events and activities that take place on a regular basis can be found on the Groups & Activities page of this website. For details of the subjects and speakers for the monthly meetings, see the table below.

The following is a list of the guest speakers for the Monthly Open Meetings during 2019 which take place on the first Wednesday of each month. The doors open at 1.30 for a 2 o'clock start, giving some free time before and after the speaker for members to book onto the various activity groups. And it's all over by 4.00 pm, so why not come along for a cup of tea or coffee and a biscuit. There is also a raffle with super prizes. Non-members are welcome to come along to see what is on offer, with a view to joining.


Wed Oct 2ndThe Ukulele Sensation

Mark Walsh tells us of the latest new craze in the country of playing the ukulele, with plenty of music, songs and audience participation

Wed Nov 6thBird Songs and Calls

An illustrated and thought provoking talk, with recordings, by Saffron Summerfield

Wed Dec 4thRhyme nor Reason, 'Tis the Season

Alan Tumber presents a collection of Christmas songs and poetry with visual effects, which includes comedy and traditional Christmas fayre.

Wed Dec 11thChristmas LunchHarlestone Golf Club

See Menu on the Welcome page

Wed Jan 8thGhost Stories

More details to follow

Wed Feb 5thThe National Memorial Arboretum

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A chance to renew your membership and to view a display by interest group leaders

Wed Apr 1stAfghanistan; the Invictus Games

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Wed May 6thTwo Queens and a Countess

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Wed Jun 3rdTales of Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club

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Wed Jul 1stThe Story of Charles Wicksteed

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Wed Aug 5thSailing Club Day

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Wed Sep 2ndAnnual General Meeting

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Wed Oct 7thA Vicar's Wife

A talk by Margaret Burgon (tbc)

Wed Nov 4thDelapre Abbey

More details to follow

Wed Dec 2ndSomething for Christmas

A presentation by Tricia Thompson

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