We have a meeting of general interest on the last Thrusday of each month, except August and December There is a visiting speaker on a topic of general interest. The meeting is aimed at bringing members together, publicising the activities of the groups, and giving members a sense of fellowship in the U3A.
You are welcome to attend one or two of these meetings as a visitor to meet members and group organisers, and to get a feel for what the U3A has to offer.
The meetings are held at St. Mary's Church Hall, St. Mary's Church, Darley Lane, DE1 3AX - see map. They start at 1:30pm, and finish at 3:30pm. Free car parking is available.
Members and visitors pay £1.50 to attend these meetings - this includes tea or coffee.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Jul 25th||Meeting||Brassed Off|
History of brass bands, history of brass instruments and history of Long Eaton Silver Prize Band. Along with musical interludes.
|Tue Aug 27th|
→Thu Aug 29th
|Meeting||U3A AGM and National Conference|
EAST MIDLANDS CONFERENCE CENTRE, UNIVERSITY PARK, NOTTINGHAM, NG7 2RJ
|Thu Sep 26th||Meeting||My Derbyshire Life |
His time as photographer and contributor to Derbyshire Life magazine
|Thu Oct 31st||Meeting||The plant hunters|
The story of brave and resourceful men who explored the world to bring back plants to our shores to hep te British economy. Some British empire history is included.
|Thu Nov 28th||Meeting||Christmas Lunch|
12;15 for 12:45
Food to be provided by members: Surnames A-K Savouries L-Z Sweets.
Entertainment by our own folk singer, Malcolm Warner, and our Singing group, who will also lead us in singing Christmas carols and songs.