Buxton & District


Monthly General Meeting (MGM): 2nd Mondays, Buxton Methodist Church Hall Tea and coffee will be available from 9.45am. Speakers will start at 10.15am
Please note that all meetings will be held in the main hall of the Buxton Methodist Church with the exception of the AGM which will be held in the Worship Area/..
Non-U3A events of possible interest to U3A Groups/members may occasionally be listed under 'Events' (see also Local Entertainment). There is no MGM in April, July, August and December. Tell the MGM Organiser (click Management Committee and Helpers for role-holder) if you have ideas about a speaker; or, suggest your Group give a presentation everyone would enjoy. Groups act as 'hosts' for Meetings along with Occasional Helpers. Buxton & District Members can Sign Up to Ad-Hoc-Update for more up-to-date information concerning our U3A.

Dates for your Diary
March 2018
Sat Mar 3rdOtherBuxton Rotary 50:50 Charity Swimathon. Last day for team Swimathon entries. Teams keep half their sponsorship total for their own cause. If you know any organisations that might fundraise for themselves this way, please alert them. Details at Rotary Club of Buxton
Mon Mar 12thMeetingRobert Wood to present a fascinating talk about the science and mysteries that surround Gemstones and Crystals. This promises to be quite different but most interesting . He will have on sale items that incorporate these gemstones.
April 2018
Mon Apr 9thMeetingAnnual General Meeting
May 2018
Mon May 14thMeetingPaul Bohan from Nightstop will give a talk on the work of the Foodbank and possible employability skills of those using the service.
June 2018
Mon Jun 11thMeetingMaster of Mirth, presented by Mike Storr . A short history of Music Hall and an affectionate look at some of his favourite Music Hall laughter makers e.g. Stanley Holloway and Bernard Miles.