The Government has recently sanctioned walking in groups of up to 6 from the beginning of April, subject to any subsequent restrictions being imposed. Please see the various Walking Groups' information provided on their page.
The National u3a and Thames Valley Network also have events that our members can join. Select their separate page TVN Events above.
Our programme of monthly talks continues for the moment on Zoom but if you are feeling a little nostalgic here is a reminder of normal monthly meetings. Just click the picture to see it enlarged! Can you guess which meeting it was?
|Dates for your Diary|
|Tue Apr 20th||Meeting||Jazz: Black America's Sistine Chapel - a century of musical genius|
2.30 pm on Zoom. For members of CHaTTR
Rev. Daniel Thompson, Vicar of St Leaonard's Watlington
Daniel is both knowledgeable and enthusiastic and admits he “could talk about Jazz for hours”. To attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and she will send you the Zoom link on Sunday, 18th April.
|Fri Apr 23rd||Meeting||Coffee Morning|
10:30 am on Zoom
Come and meet friends and make new friends. Enjoy your favourite coffee! The link will be circulated shortly before the meeting.
|Fri May 7th||Outing||WALK ALONG THE THAMES THROUGH GLORIOUS GREENWICH|
presented by Simon Whitehouse from London Walks on Zoom
No booking. Waiting room will open at 2.15pm.
Simon will be bringing us to Greenwich from Central London along the Thames aboard a speedy Thames Clipper before starting his Greenwich tour.
Click to see our ship
|Thu May 20th||Meeting||Planting Vines in the Stonor Valley|
Speaker: Stephen Duckett
Start time 2.30pm on Zoom
For details see the Stonor flyer
|Thu Jun 17th||Meeting||Subject Joseph Bazzelgette|
Speaker Peter Cliff Details to come
|Thu Jul 15th||Meeting||Annual General Meeting|
|Tue Jul 27th||Outing||Coach visit to Highclere Castle|
(home of Downton Abbey and the Earl of Carnarvon's Egyptian exhibition). Self-guided tour of the castle and gardens. Application form will be available at the beginning of May.
|Thu Aug 19th||Meeting||Subject Amy wonderful Amy|
|Wed Aug 25th||Outing||Coach visit to COMPTON VERNEY Art Gallery and Gardens, located near Stratford on Avon. Includes entry to a special 'Seasons' Collection by artist Rebecca Louise Law consisting of thousands of preserved flowers and foliage suspended on copper wires - absolutely stunning. Also entry to their Capability Brown listed parkland. Application form available at the beginning of June.|
|Thu Sep 16th||Meeting||Subject: History of the Metropolitan Police|
|Mon Sep 20th||Outing||National Space Centre, Belgrave, Leicester.|
Includes entry to the galleries, a planetarium Show(We are the aliens) and a space crew briefing.
Details and a booking form to come.
|Thu Oct 21st||Meeting||Subject: A School girl's war|
Speaker Mary Smith Jones On Zoom
|Fri Nov 5th||Outing||The River Thames: Hampton Court to Kew Gardens|
Guide Anna Targett
2.30pm on Zoom
A virtual tour along the Thames to see fabulous residences such as royal palaces, stately homes, and houses of the rich and famous. More details soon
|Thu Nov 18th||Meeting||Subject: You the Jury|
|Mon Dec 6th||Other||CHRISTMAS LUNCH at the Lambert Hotel Aston Rowant|
|Thu Dec 16th||Meeting||Subject: Christmas "A festive history|
|Thu Jan 20th||Meeting||Subject: Full steam ahead|
Jenny Mallin On Zoom
|Fri Feb 18th||Meeting||Subject: Shackleton Antarctic|
|Mon Mar 21st|
→Fri Mar 25th
|Outing||A Motts/Chinnor u3a/Warner holiday to be organised at Cricket St Thomas, Somerset|