Dronfield & District

Other Events

This page provides a list of events and meetings in the Dronfield area that may be of interest to U3A members. If you would like to advertise a local event please contact the Website Editor.

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meetings are listed separately on the Members page.

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Interest Group Meetings

  • For general information about group meetings open our Groups List.
  • Some groups provide detailed information about future meetings on the Dronfield and District U3A Calendar or on their individual group page. To check which groups have a group page go to the Groups page.

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  • Dronfield Hall Barn organises a range of educational courses and talks. You can see what's coming up by visiting Dronfield Hall Barn Events.
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Dates for your Diary
November 2019
Fri Nov 29th
→Mon Dec 9th
Other

DRONFIELD CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL 2019

What:A display of Christmas trees decorated by organisations from around the Dronfield area.
Where:Dronfield Parish Church, 21 Church Street, Dronfield S18 1QB.
When:2pm-7.30pm from Friday 29th November to Sunday 8th December. Ticket only admission for the Young Voices Concert on 7th December, 4.30-6.30pm
Coffee mornings:Saturday 30th November and Saturday 7th December 10am-12noon.
More information:Email Dronfield Christmas Tree Festival.
January 2020
Fri Jan 17thOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

Mythical Conductors: the Italian Renaissance

David Patmore

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.
February 2020
Fri Feb 21stOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

Cherubini’s Choral Music

Chris Tutt

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.
March 2020
Fri Mar 20thOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

The Forties: The Golden Years of Hollywood's Silver Screen Composers

Anne Staniforth

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.
April 2020
Fri Apr 24thOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

Verdi and the Gipsies

Ann Copnell

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.
June 2020
Fri Jun 19thOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

“Heard it once ... had to buy it!”, including pieces by Ravel, Korngold and Hamilton Harty

Jim Devlin

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.
July 2020
Fri Jul 3rdOther

Sheffield Recorded Music Society

Music + 1. An entertaining programme where the number of instruments playing is one more than in the previous piece. Music by J.S. Bach, Haydn, Grainger and others.

Gary Midgley

Where:The Vestry, Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HA
When:1.30-3.30pm
Cost:Non-members £4.00 (refundable on conversion to full membership)
More information:Telephone the Secretary 01246 419158 or visit the Sheffield Recorded Music Society website.