Glenfield

Events

This page is intended to highlight upcoming events open to the membership as a whole. Individual group activities and timetables will be found in the Groups section of this site.

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Theatre and Cultural Outings

Film

N.B. These are groups whose events are open to all U3A members. Please check their group pages for a schedule of their upcoming events.

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There is a Monthly General Meeting of the U3A at 2.00pm on the fourth Thursday of the month in St Peter's Church Centre, Church Road, Glenfield, LE3 8DP

A great way to learn more about our U3A. Lots to see, lively chat, informative and entertaining speakers and a cup of tea!! You will be made very welcome.

If you have suggestions for speakers at these meetings, please contact the Speaker Secretary.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Jan 25th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Stephen Perth - 'Great Ormond Street Hospital'
Wed Feb 14th New Members Meeting - Glenfield Parish Council Offices - 1:30pm to 3:15pm.
Thu Feb 22nd Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Fran Sandham - 'A Solo Walk Across Africa'
Thu Mar 22nd Annual General Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Members' Hobbies - Members talk about their interests.
Thu Apr 26th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Ian Retson - 'The Woodland Trust and The National Forest'
Thu May 3rd Let's Get Together - St Peter's Church Rooms, Glenfield Doors Open 2pm till 3:35pm
Thu May 24th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - John Christophers - 'Six Thousand Years With Clay'
Wed Jun 13th New Members Meeting - Glenfield Parish Council Offices - 1:30pm to 3:15pm.
Thu Jun 28th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Delia Bennett - 'Poetry Reading, Pt 2'
Thu Jul 26th Monthly Members Meeting - Memorial Hall, Stamford Street Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Danny Wells - "Cook's Tours - their part in popularising travel"
Thu Aug 23rd Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - Jane Barnes - "The Life of a Dairy Farmer's Wife"
(plus chance to buy some Blue Stilton)
Thu Sep 27th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speaker - A Representative of the Islamic Foundation, Markfield - 'The Islamic Way of Life in Leicester'
Thu Oct 18th Membership Renewals - Special Meeting
St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield - 2pm to 4pm - Doors open at 2pm
Thu Oct 25th Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Guest Speakers - Carol and Steve Robson - "Fool's Gold" - Tales and Songs with Acoustic Guitar
Thu Nov 22nd Monthly Members Meeting at St Peter's Church Centre Glenfield at 2pm - Doors open at 1:45pm.

Christmas Customs and their history
Thu Dec 20th Christmas Event - St Peter's Church Rooms Glenfield - Doors open 1:45pm till 4pm.
Social Events
Tue Mar 13th Fun 'Inter-U3A Quiz' night at Syston Bowling Club - Commencing 7.00pm sharp.
See Announcement for further information.
Other Events
Sat Feb 17th Come along to a 60s themed evening at Ratby Sports Club - 7.30pm till 11.00pm. The band is the "Sixties Sounds'. Tickets will be on sale at the Christmas and January U3A monthly meetings. Cost is £10 per person including refreshments. There will also be a bar available to purchase drinks.

Contact Lucy Gray (Email: lucygray2111@gmail.com, tel: 07709931108) to reserve and purchase tickets.