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Membership Fees for 2020/2021 The membership fee rates for 2020/2021 have been anounced. From April 1st the fee will be £22 for the year, but a discounted rate of £18 is offered to current members if you renew before March 31st 2020.

Congratulations to Minna Egan on being appointed as General Secretary to Exeter U3A. We wish her well in the post. If you would like to contact Minna please go to the contacts page and make sure you check the 'Secretary' button before sending your email.

One of the Italian groups currently has capacity for new members. See details on our web page (Click Here).

Having completed our GCSE book we are moving on and will focus on conversation, probably "stumbling conversation" at first. We will also set specific revision targets for each session. And from time to time we'll enjoy an Italian film or TV programme.

If you'd like to join us, please contact Helen Cleasby, group convenor."

1. Spanish Beginners Group
2. Craft Group
3. Chess Group
Also a course
Learning to Be Retired

For more information about these groups and the course please contact Daphne, our Groups Coordinator. Click the link to reach the contacts page and write your email at the bottom remembering to click the Groups Coordinator button.

Exeter U3A Safeguarding Policy Exeter U3A recognises its responsibility to safeguard the welfare of Members when taking part in its activities. Please read the new Safeguarding Policy at this Exeter U3A Safeguarding Policy link.

Next NEW MEMBERS' Welcome Café will be held on November 29th - for information and details please contact the Membership Secretary via the Contacts page.

Philosophy Group 2
A second philosophy group has started and is being coordinated by Roger. At present they are meeting on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 2.00 pm. Five people attended the first meeting and so there is room for more to join. If you are interested please contact Roger by clicking on email Roger.

POSSIBLE NEW ITALIAN CONVERSATION GROUP. We are hoping to start an 'Italian Group that focuses on conversation for the more advanced Italian speaker'. Anyone interested please email Daphne (email address under "Groups Coordinator" on the Contacts page (click the link) or see Committee Contacts in the Newsletter).

PROSPECTIVE NEW MEMBERS TRIAL SESSIONS The Committee confirmed that their policy is that prospective members are covered by Exeter U3A insurance for two taster sessions while they decide whether to join or not. They do ask, though, that these people notify convenors of their intention to attend a group on this basis.

NEW Disability Access Policy agreed by the committee. Please read it at NEW Disability Access Policy

Please note that all Room Bookings and changes and cancellations must go through the membership Secretary whose contact information can be found in the Newsletter or email from contacts page. Please do not contact the Groups Coordinator, about this particular job.

A NEW U3A SW Region Website is now up an running. Take a look by clicking U3A South West Region to see all that is happening with our neighboring U3As

For all current events & opportunities see Exeter University Liaison

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