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 Feb 19th||Monday Book group||Mao's Last Dancer by Li Cunxin|
|Wed Feb 21st||Photography||Visit to Chester Cathedral to see, and hopefully photograph, the coloured mirrors exhibition and/or the falcons and nature garden. 4 prints for the March meeting.|
|Fri Feb 23rd||Walking||Walk around Higher Runcorn next Friday the 23rd February, meeting at the rowing club area. Led by Pat and Mary.|
Meet 10.30am at Runcorn Rowing Club, The Boathouse, Cholmondeley Rd, Runcorn WA7 4XT, (OS map SJ 538 734) or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
|Wed Feb 28th||Wednesday Book Readers||The book chosen is “Commonwealth” by Anne Patchett|
|Fri Mar 2nd||Discussion||‘ Devolution, should devolution powers be given to English Local Regions?’|
|Sun Mar 4th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at Oswalds, Frodsham. |
(Note - Above the Helter Skelter)
|Tue Mar 6th||History||Working in Berlin before the wall came down, Val leading|
|Thu Mar 8th||Intriguing History||‘Charles Dickens & Social Reform’|
|Mon Mar 12th||Walking||Bus pass walk in Chester. Take 9.52am X30 bus from Frodsham (Stop outside TSB) or meet 10.30am at Chester Bus Station.|
4 mile walk. Flat but could be muddy after heavy rain. Led by Anita.
|Tue Mar 13th||Outing||Terracotta Warriors, World Museum, Liverpool|
1.00pm, £13 – we have 15 tickets
Meet in Restaurant 12 noon; sign in and pay at January meeting
|Thu Mar 15th||Meeting||Gordon Barclay|
Fish Chips & N Sea Spray
|Mon Mar 19th||Monday Book group||The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood|
|Wed Mar 21st||Photography||Indoor meeting at The Windings, Helsby. 2 photographs of 2 subjects, ie 4 prints for display and discussion.|
Photo critique session - send your images in digital form to Jenny prior to the meeting.
Mini tutorial on film - subject to be chosen later.
|Thu Mar 22nd||Outing||Live screening|
National Theatre: Julius Caesar
Starring Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley & David Morrisey
Sign in and pay at January or February meetings
|Fri Mar 23rd||Walking||Details to be announced.|
|Tue Apr 3rd||History||Personal memories. Please bring along any contributions, artefacts, stories etc. Anita leading|
|Fri Apr 6th||Discussion||‘Should Euthanasia be made legal in the UK’|
|Sun Apr 8th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Red Bull, Kingsley. ( Note - Second Sunday of the Month. )|
|Mon Apr 9th||Walking||Walk around Millington and Dunham Massey.|
Led By Chris.
Meet at The Swan with Two Nicks Park Ln, Little Bollington, Altrincham WA14 4TJ (OS map SJ 730 871) at 10.30am or 9.45 at FCC for car sharing.
|Thu Apr 12th||Intriguing History||‘UK Customs & Traditions’|
|Thu Apr 19th||Meeting||Gavin Hunter|
History of the Wirral Dee Coastline
|Fri Apr 27th||Walking||Bluebells and garlic. Meet 10.30am at grass triangle on Ball lane, Kingsley, WA6 8HL (OS map SJ 557 755) or 10.00am at FCC for car share. Four to four and a half miles. Led by Anita.|
|Tue May 1st||History||Details to follow, Mary leading.|
|Sun May 6th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Netherton Hall, Frodsham.|
|Thu May 17th||Meeting||Rae Owens|
Music on the Road (2)
|Sun Jun 3rd||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the White Lion, Alvanley.|
|Thu Jun 21st||Meeting||Fatima|
Fatima - Afternoon of Oriental Delights
|Sun Jul 1st||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Old Hall, Frodsham.|
|Thu Jul 19th||Meeting||Mike Goosey|
Wood Trust - talking trees
|Sun Aug 5th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Tigers Head, Norley.|
|Thu Aug 16th||Meeting||Social afternoon|
|Sun Sep 2nd||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Bulls Head, Overton, Frodsham|
|Thu Sep 20th||Meeting||John Miller|
Life at the Beeb
|Sun Oct 7th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.|
|Thu Oct 18th||Meeting||Eric Newton|
Life & Times of a Busker
|Sun Nov 4th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham.|
(Note - Chinese Style Lunch).
|Thu Nov 15th||Meeting||Harry Watson|
North West Ambulance Association
|Sun Dec 2nd||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham|
|Sat Dec 15th||Meeting||Social afternoon NB 2nd Thursday|
|Thu Jan 17th||Meeting||Michael Murphy|
Dont forget your Ration Book
|Thu Feb 21st||Meeting||AGM|