General Monthly meetings
Frodsham U3A meets on 3rd Thursday of the month in Frodsham Community Centre, Fluin Lane at 1:45pm.
The first 15 mins is a time for socialising, group notices and business at 2.00pm, then there is usually a speaker at 2.15pm and we finish off with tea and biccies before departing at 4.00pm.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Mon Aug 19th||Monday Book group||NO MEETING|
|Tue Aug 20th||Intriguing History||John Speed of Cheshire|
|Tue Aug 20th||Industrial history||Victorian Engineering on our doorstep. - Weaver navigationl/ Dutton Locks/ Railway construction /Pickering lock.|
Meet 10.00 FCA to car share for 10.30 start from Leigh Arms, Acton Bridge
3 mile walk on good, level paths .Lunch and discussion at pub for those that want it.
|Wed Aug 21st||Classical music enjoyment||Voices|
|Fri Aug 23rd||Walking||Walk in Moore and Moore Nature Reserve. About four and a half miles. Led by Val.|
Meet at The Red Lion, 119 Runcorn Road, Moore WA4 6UD at 10.30am or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
|Wed Aug 28th||Wednesday Book Readers||The book for August will now be Touching the Void|
|Sun Sep 1st||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Queens Head, Frodsham FULLY BOOKED|
|Mon Sep 2nd||Science for All||Day Trip - Liverpool Museum Planetarium|
|Tue Sep 3rd||History||'Historic Chester Walk' Led by Anita|
|Tue Sep 3rd||Discussion||Disinformation - the purpose to deceive|
|Thu Sep 5th||Industrial history||The Liverpool Mole. |
Talk on The Williamson Tunnels in Liverpool by Anita at her home.
Discussion and decisions on future programme.
Date tba in October for field visit to tunnels.
|Mon Sep 9th||Walking||Walk through Murdishaw Woods, along Bridgewater Canal and through Windmill Hill Woods and Town Park. About five miles.|
Meet at Queen of Hearts car park, Murdishaw Avenue, Runcorn WA7 6SA at 10.30 am or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
|Thu Sep 12th||Trips and outings||Liverpool Town Hall guided tour. £5.50 pp. Booking essential. Train from Frodsham|
|Mon Sep 16th||Monday Book group||The Librarian by Salley Vickers|
|Tue Sep 17th||Intriguing History||History of Chimney Sweeps|
|Wed Sep 18th||Trips and outings||The Dolly Parton musical. Palace theatre Manchester. FULLY BOOKED.|
|Wed Sep 18th||Classical music enjoyment||Childhood Memories|
|Thu Sep 19th||Meeting||TBA - The dogs for good|
|Wed Sep 25th||Wednesday Book Readers||“Transcriptions” by Kate Atkinson.|
|Thu Sep 26th||Trips and outings||Summer Holiday. Brindley Theatre Runcorn. 7.30pm. Tickets £17.|
|Fri Sep 27th||Walking||Walk in Goyt Valley. Led by Anne Shaw.|
|Tue Oct 1st||History||TBA|
|Tue Oct 1st||Discussion||What makes a good life?|
|Sun Oct 6th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby. FULLY BOOKED|
|Mon Oct 7th||Science for All||Old and Elegant - Scientific Instruments of Yesteryear|
|Tue Oct 15th||Intriguing History||British Prime Ministers - members choice|
|Thu Oct 17th||Meeting||Howard Green - Early tools|
|Mon Oct 21st||Monday Book group||Life After Life by Kate Atkinson|
|Sun Nov 3rd||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham. (Note - Chinese Style Lunch). FULLY BOOKED|
|Mon Nov 4th||Science for All||TBA|
|Tue Nov 5th||History||'The Lancashire Witches' |
Who were they and what really happened ? Led by Chris.
|Tue Nov 5th||Discussion||The world is swimming in plastic|
|Mon Nov 18th||Monday Book group||A Month in the Country by JJ Carr|
|Tue Nov 19th||Intriguing History||Heloise & Abelard|
|Thu Nov 21st||Meeting||Lynn Peglar - Salford Quays unlocked: voice of Manchester docks|
|Sun Dec 1st||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham. FULLY BOOKED|
|Mon Dec 2nd||Science for All||Group Christmas Lunch|
|Tue Dec 3rd||History||'A Christmas Tale'|
Bring along a tale or story of Christmas - legend, modern, folk tale, ghostly - just a good old- fashioned story time.
|Tue Dec 3rd||Discussion||New words and changes of meaning|
|Thu Dec 12th||Meeting||NB 2nd Thursday|
|Tue Dec 17th||Intriguing History||Cross Bones Graveyard|
|Thu Jan 16th||Meeting||Stephen Shakeshaft - Chester Town Guide|
|Thu Feb 20th||Meeting||AGM|