Frodsham

Events

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
August 2019
Mon Aug 19thMonday Book groupNO MEETING
Tue Aug 20thIntriguing HistoryJohn Speed of Cheshire
Tue Aug 20thIndustrial historyVictorian 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 21stClassical music enjoymentVoices
Fri Aug 23rdWalkingWalk 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 28thWednesday Book ReadersThe book for August will now be Touching the Void
September 2019
Sun Sep 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Queens Head, Frodsham FULLY BOOKED
Mon Sep 2ndScience for AllDay Trip - Liverpool Museum Planetarium
Tue Sep 3rdHistory'Historic Chester Walk' Led by Anita
Tue Sep 3rdDiscussionDisinformation - the purpose to deceive
Thu Sep 5thIndustrial historyThe 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 9thWalkingWalk 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 12thTrips and outingsLiverpool Town Hall guided tour. £5.50 pp. Booking essential. Train from Frodsham
Mon Sep 16thMonday Book groupThe Librarian by Salley Vickers
Tue Sep 17thIntriguing HistoryHistory of Chimney Sweeps
Wed Sep 18thTrips and outingsThe Dolly Parton musical. Palace theatre Manchester. FULLY BOOKED.
Wed Sep 18thClassical music enjoymentChildhood Memories
Thu Sep 19thMeetingTBA - The dogs for good
Wed Sep 25thWednesday Book Readers“Transcriptions” by Kate Atkinson.
Thu Sep 26thTrips and outingsSummer Holiday. Brindley Theatre Runcorn. 7.30pm. Tickets £17.
Fri Sep 27thWalkingWalk in Goyt Valley. Led by Anne Shaw.
October 2019
Tue Oct 1stHistoryTBA
Tue Oct 1stDiscussionWhat makes a good life?
Sun Oct 6thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby. FULLY BOOKED
Mon Oct 7thScience for AllOld and Elegant - Scientific Instruments of Yesteryear
Tue Oct 15thIntriguing HistoryBritish Prime Ministers - members choice
Thu Oct 17thMeetingHoward Green - Early tools
Mon Oct 21stMonday Book groupLife After Life by Kate Atkinson
November 2019
Sun Nov 3rdSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham. (Note - Chinese Style Lunch). FULLY BOOKED
Mon Nov 4thScience for AllTBA
Tue Nov 5thHistory'The Lancashire Witches'
Who were they and what really happened ? Led by Chris.
Tue Nov 5thDiscussionThe world is swimming in plastic
Mon Nov 18thMonday Book groupA Month in the Country by JJ Carr
Tue Nov 19thIntriguing HistoryHeloise & Abelard
Thu Nov 21stMeetingLynn Peglar - Salford Quays unlocked: voice of Manchester docks
December 2019
Sun Dec 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham. FULLY BOOKED
Mon Dec 2ndScience for AllGroup Christmas Lunch
Tue Dec 3rdHistory'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 3rdDiscussionNew words and changes of meaning
Thu Dec 12thMeetingNB 2nd Thursday
Social afternoon
Tue Dec 17thIntriguing HistoryCross Bones Graveyard
January 2020
Thu Jan 16thMeetingStephen Shakeshaft - Chester Town Guide
February 2020
Thu Feb 20thMeetingAGM