Ealing

Events

EALING U3A PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITIONS

Click on the LINKS on the right hand side of this page to see the results and the winning photographs for both the 2017 and 2018 competitions.


Dates for your Diary
December 2018
Wed Dec 12thOther

GUNNERSBURY PARK MUSEUM – Event

Curator’s Talk and Tour
Wednesday 12 December, 11:30 – 13:00, £8

Curator Julia Tubman discusses the history of the Museum to date and explains how the collections have been reinterpreted as part of the restoration project, followed by a tour of the building.

For more details, see the Gunnersbury Park - Events document

Wed Dec 12thRambling 2

Wednesday Ramble on 12th December

Meeting at 10.30 am at Stratford underground station (Central Line/ Jubilee Line) Westfield/Olympic Park exit.

A linear walk from Stratford to Greenwich via the Olympic Park, Three Mills River, the Limehouse Cut, the Thames Path, Millwall Outer Dock, the Greenwich foot-tunnel and Greenwich Park. Approximately 6.5 miles.

Lunch at a suitable pub in Greenwich, hopefully The Plume of Feathers if they can accommodate us.

Return from Greenwich via DLR, bus or river bus and then tube.

Contacts John Foxwell 07931929319; David Leach 07766877663.

Sat Dec 15thRambling 1

Saturday Ramble on 15th December

A walk through London Parks on Saturday 15th December 2018

We will meet at 10am on the platform level of Ealing Broadway station outside the waiting room and then take the tube to Charing Cross.

From there we'll walk through the four London parks - St James' Park, Green Park, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens - to end at Kensington High Street. There we can lunch at The Goat, a historic hostelry with Greene King ale and traditional food.

About 3 1/2 very flat miles.

Sat Dec 15thTheatre Outings - Questors

THE QUESTORS

Saturday 15th December, 2.30pm

Sleeping Beauty

Tickets for this performance have now SOLD OUT.

Convener, Rosemary Hart, contact by email through the blue bird, above right

Tue Dec 18thOther

NATIONAL U3A CHRISTMAS CONCERTS 2018

Christmas Concert 2018 with the Brandenburg Singers and Organ
Designed to whet your appetite for the coming season, the concert will include traditional carols and refreshments of mulled wine and mince pies.

Time: 2pm

Location: The Queen's Chapel of the Savoy, Savoy Hill, London WC2R 0DA

Cost: £19.50

For more information and to book a ticket, go to National U3A Educ Events

January 2019
Thu Jan 10thBeer Investigation

BEER INVESTIGATION Group - outing

To start 2019, on Thursday 10th January (after the first U3A meeting of the year) we will be visiting The Grosvenor, Oaklands Road W7. Take any bus along the Uxbridge Road towards West Ealing/Hanwell and get off at the Grosvenor Road stop.

Meet at the pub at 12.30pm; more details on this outing to follow.

February 2019
Mon Feb 4thStudy Day

NATIONAL U3A - STUDY DAY

Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts & Book Art
A day at the British Library hearing from experts about the sophisticated art found in manuscripts from the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. The talks will explore the interconnected cultural world of illuminated manuscripts from Britain, Ireland and continental Europe.
There will be a book signing with the curator of the new Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms exhibition over lunchtime.

Time: 10.30am (Registration, tea and coffee available)

Location: The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB

Cost: £24

For more information and to book a ticket, go to National U3A Educ Events

Wed Feb 6thOther

GUNNERSBURY PARK MUSEUM – Event

Curator’s Talk and Tour
Wednesday 6 February, 11:30 – 13:00, £8

Curator Julia Tubman discusses the history of the Museum to date and explains how the collections have been reinterpreted as part of the restoration project, followed by a tour of the building.

For more details, see the Gunnersbury Park - Events document

Fri Feb 8thStudy Day

LONDON REGION of U3As - STUDY DAY

DOWN THE DRAIN: a day of education and entertainment
An explanation of the sewage of London from the Big Stink to the 21st Century Tideway Project

Date: Friday 8th February 2019

Venue: London Metropolitan Archives

Sponsor: South & East of Greater London Network

For further information and how to book a place, see the Events page on the London Region U3A website

Fri Feb 8thOther

GUNNERSBURY PARK MUSEUM – Event

Hilary Smith - ‘The Ealing Studios’
Friday 8 February, 19:00 - 20:30, £10

Join film lecturer and curator Hilary Smith as she guides you through the history of the studios, its greatest hits and misses.

For more details, see the Gunnersbury Park - Events document

Wed Feb 13thOther

GUNNERSBURY PARK MUSEUM – Event

Laura Carlin: Ceramics
Wednesday 13 February, 16:00 – 17:30, £10

Internationally acclaimed illustrator Laura Carlin discusses her first major public exhibition in the UK, Laura Carlin: Ceramics.

For more details, see the Gunnersbury Park - Events document