Crosby

Events

Regular monthly meetings are held in St Helen's Church Hall, Crosby Village on the second Monday of each month at 1:45 for 2:00 pm unless otherwise stated.

Events are shown in date order and where they are linked to a group against the group itself. If you would like an event added or updated at any time please email details to crosbyu3a@gmail.com. Where events have added details such as application forms or programmes please include them as documents which will then be available for download.

Many of the events listed are not run by U3A. These are usually shown under "Others" with details of how you can find out more and essentially do your own thing.

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Dates for your Diary
September 2019
Sat Sep 21stOutingVisit to Astley Hall Chorley The Hall is one of the most intriguing houses in the NorthWest. Furniture and paintings to reflect the tastes of the families who have lived in the hall, open from 12 noon till 4:30pm. Café, lake and gardens open all day. £10 to cover coach from Warren Road at 10:30am, pick up from Crosby Village a little later. Lorna Rothwell (0151 924 9106).
Sat Sep 28thOtherNational Childbirth Trust Nearly New Sale at Old Christ Church Waterloo 11:30am to 1pm. Entrance £1, a chance to bag a bargain for your favoured little one. For any queries email alsinker@hotmail.com
October 2019
Tue Oct 1stSt. Johns Local History GroupTales of Crosby and Sefton A talk by Ken Pye
2pm at the St. John's Parish Centre in Denmark Street. All welcome, entry £2, tea and biscuits. Wheelchair-accessible
Sat Oct 5thOtherNorth West Ship Show at Old Christ Church Waterloo 10am to 4pm All thinga nautical. Entry £3, concessions £2 under 12 free, pay on the door. See website for details www.coastal shipping.co.uk
Sat Oct 12thOtherFlea Market at Old Christ Church Waterloo 9:30am to 1pm. Entrance 40p, a regular chance to browse and buy craft and curiosity items.
Mon Oct 14thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Roger Blaxall will give a talk on "A Police Spokesman Said".
Sun Oct 20thOtherSefton's Big Draw and Craft Workshop at Old Christ Church Waterloo 10am to 3pm Family fun day, free entry
Tue Oct 29thOtherRoscoe Lectures are free to attend and open to the public, but please book your place in advance. Bookings will open approximately six weeks prior to each lecture. They usually take place in St. Georges Hall at 5pm on the day but please book your place by email RoscoeLectures@ljmu.ac.uk or phone 0151 231 3668 or register through the Roscoe Lectures Website where you can find full details of the lectures. RoscoeLectures Roscoe @ljmu.ac.uk
29th October Paula Craig MBE (Marathon Runner, Detective and disabled athlete) 6:30pm Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
November 2019
Tue Nov 5thSt. Johns Local History GroupThe Man from the Pru: Who really killed Julia Wallace? A talk by Elaine Allen
2pm at the St. John's Parish Centre in Denmark Street. All welcome, entry £2, tea and biscuits. Wheelchair-accessible
Sat Nov 9thOtherFlea Market at Old Christ Church Waterloo 9:30am to 1pm. Entrance 40p, a regular chance to browde and buy craft and curiosity item.
Mon Nov 11thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Paul Isherwood will give a talk on "The Compulsive Gambler".
Tue Nov 12thOtherRoscoe Lectures are free to attend and open to the public, but please book your place in advance. Bookings will open approximately six weeks prior to each lecture. They usually take place in St. Georges Hall at 5pm on the day but please book your place by email RoscoeLectures@ljmu.ac.uk or phone 0151 231 3668 or register through the Roscoe Lectures Website where you can find full details of the lectures. RoscoeLectures Roscoe @ljmu.ac.uk
12th November Sir Henry Globe(Judge and barrister), 5pm St. Georges Hall
Sat Nov 23rdOtherThe Fair Before Christmas at Old Christ Church Waterloo 10am to 3pm Festive goodies and unusual presents at reasonable prices, free entry
December 2019
Mon Dec 9thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Susan Bennett will give a talk on "Victorian challenges and solutions to social evil in Liverpool".
Sat Dec 14thOtherFlea Market at Old Christ Church Waterloo 9:30am to 1pm. Entrance 40p, a regular chance to browse and buy craft and curiosity items.
Tue Dec 17thSt. Johns Local History GroupYour Favourite Sitcom A talk by Ray O'Brien 2pm at the St. John's Parish Centre in Denmark Street. All welcome, entry £2, tea and biscuits. Wheelchair-accessible
January 2020
Mon Jan 13thSocialNew Year Lunch at the West Lancs. Golf Club, Hall Road, Blundellsands. !2:30pm for 1:00pm Menu and Booking form at the October 2019 meeting. Entertainment TBA.
February 2020
Mon Feb 10thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Barry Humphreys will give a talk on "Victorian New Brighton".
March 2020
Mon Mar 9thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Gilbert Taylor will give a talk on "Implications of Driving for Older Persons".
April 2020
Mon Apr 20thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Carole Codd will give a talk on "Confessions of a Registrar".
May 2020
Mon May 11thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Steve and Carol Robson, singing Duo "Fools Gold" will entertain you.
June 2020
Mon Jun 8thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Rickie the Ranger will give a talk on "Adventures of a Victorian Millionaire".
July 2020
Mon Jul 13thMeeting2.00 pm(doors open at 1.45 pm) in St. Helen’s Church Hall, Alexandra Road, Crosby Village, L23 7TJ. Crosby U3A's AGM with entertainment to be announced.