Evesham & District

Events

Dates for your diary below is in several sections: Meetings, Outings, Study Days, Social Events and Holidays. You can re-arrange these events into date order with the button above 'Dates for your Diary'.

Meetings
Our monthly meetings, at which we usually have a guest speaker, are held in the Town Hall, Market Place, Evesham on the first Wednesday of each month (except January) from 2pm to 4pm You are cordially invited to stay on after the talk to enjoy free coffee/tea and biscuits and have a chat with other members. There is no admission charge for members, although we may ask you to show your membership card at the door. A suggestions/comments box is available at these meetings, affording you the opportunity to let the Committee know your views and thoughts.

Outings
More information from Sue Beneke: phone 49496, mobile 07775 572803 and see outings

Study days
Organised by the U3A Cotswold Link.

Social Events
Activities outside of the U3A involving an Evesham U3A Group.

Holidays/Short Breaks
More information about Short Breaks and Holidays from Jean Griffin phone 01789 750772, and see Holidays


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Feb 5th Monthly Meeting 2pm in the Town Hall
Speaker: Chris O’Grady
'Walking to Rome'
The true uplifting story of one man, four pairs of underpants, the 2,000 kilometres between Pershore & Rome and the extraordinary kindness of strangers.
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Wed Feb 12th Winter Talk 2pm Rowing Club, Abbey Park
Speaker: David Molloy Worcestershire Wildlife Trust
'The Nature and Habitat of Tiddesley Wood'
A talk arranged by Gardens & Country, cost £4 includes car park, coffee and biscuits. Spaces limited to 80.
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Wed Mar 4th Monthly Meeting 2pm in the Town Hall
Speaker: Mr Mohammed Shahid, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Worcester
'Managing Joint Pain'
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Wed Mar 11th Winter Talk 2pm Rowing Club, Abbey Park
Speaker: David Morgan
'The National Garden Scheme in Worcestershire'
A talk arranged by Gardens & Country, cost £4 includes car park, coffee and biscuits. Spaces limited to 80.
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Outings
Mon Mar 23rd Gloucester - have a wander around the city
Please note later start - 9.30 am
Cost - £7
Wed Apr 22nd Upton House and Gardens, Banbury - NT .... I am thinking about the start time for this - possibly 9.30.
Cost - NT £8 / non NT £20
Fri May 22nd Tissington Hall and well dressing - 9 am start
Cost - £27
Tue Jun 30th Chatsworth House and Gardens 9 am start
Cost -- £30
Wed Jul 29th Brecon and a 2.5 hour cruise on the Brecon and Monmouth canal - 9 am start
Cost - £20
So many of you want to come on this that I have already got a waiting list!! I can only take 100 - 2 sailings of 50 each. So if interested - PLEASE put your name down ASAP. I usually have 12 - 20 cancellations each time - so don't fret - the closer you are to the top of the waiting list - the better.
Wed Aug 26th Belton House near Grantham - NT 9 am start
Cost : NT £15 / non NT £30
Wed Sep 30th Forest of Dean Railway and Chepstow - 9 am start
Cost : £21.50
Thu Oct 29th Little Moreton Hall - near Congleton - NT ... 9 am start
Cost - NT £12.50 / non NT £24
Holidays
Sun May 10th
→Sun May 17th
Italy, Sorrento Now FULLY BOOKED.
see holidays for further information.
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Thu Sep 10th
→Sat Sep 12th
Stay in Leeds to explore Kedleston Hall, York, Halifax and Hardwick Hall.
See holidays for further information.
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