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
December 2019
Tue Dec 17thIntriguing HistoryCross Bones Graveyard
Wed Dec 18thClassical music enjoymentChristmas
Thu Dec 19thTrips and outingsChristmas Lunch. Bird in Hand Guilden Sutton
Coach leaves FCC 10.30 am. £21
Wed Dec 25thWednesday Book Readersno meeting
Thu Dec 26thIndustrial historyNo meeting
January 2020
Tue Jan 7thTrips and outingsTheatre visit. 'Gypsy'. The Royal Exchange Manchester.
2.30pm. Only a few tickets left. £40.
Tue Jan 7thTrips and outings"Gypsy" . Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester. 2.30pm. £40
Tue Jan 7thDiscussionNo meeting
Thu Jan 9thThursday book group( date amended) The Ginger Tree by Oswald Wynd
Sun Jan 12thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm the Golden Lion, Frodsham. (FULLY BOOKED)
Sun Jan 12thTrips and outingsClassic film double (or single) bill, Storyhouse cinema. 1pm.
Singin' in the rain and The Umbrellas of Cherbourg.
Wed Jan 15thClassical music enjoymentNew beginnings
Thu Jan 16thMeetingStephen Shakeshaft - Chester Town Guide
Thu Jan 16thTrips and outings"Sleeping Beauty". Royal Ballet Live Screening. My Vue Cheshire Oaks. 7.15pm
Mon Jan 20thMonday Book groupOur Zoo : June Mottershead
Tue Jan 21stIntriguing HistoryJane Shore Mistress of Edward IV
Wed Jan 22ndWednesday Book Readers“The Marches” by Rory Stuart and Jo will lead the discussion.
Thu Jan 23rdIndustrial historyTo be arranged
Thu Jan 30thTrips and outingsWalker Art Gallery Liverpool. Exhibition - "A Lady's Wardrobe. £8
February 2020
Sat Feb 1stTrips and outings"Porgy and Bess" Met Opera Live Screening My Vue Cheshire Oaks. 5.55pm
Sun Feb 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Bulls Head, Overton, Frodsham.
Tue Feb 4thDiscussionThe two party electoral system v proportional representation
Thu Feb 6thThursday book groupBecoming, the memoir of former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama
Mon Feb 17thMonday Book groupThe Shadow of the Wind : Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Tue Feb 18thIntriguing HistoryThe Huegenots
Thu Feb 20thMeetingAGM
Wed Feb 26thWednesday Book ReadersThe book to read is “Bel Canto” by Ann Patchett and Celia is willing to lead the discussion.
Thu Feb 27thIndustrial historyIn house. The growth of Widnes Chemical Industry. Tony Cox
March 2020
Sun Mar 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm the Travellers Rest, Frodsham
Tue Mar 3rdDiscussionShould HS2 be built or should the money be spent on upgrading what we have?
Mon Mar 16thMonday Book groupThe Woman in the Window : AJ Finn
Tue Mar 17thIntriguing HistoryBritish Prime Ministers (members choice)
Thu Mar 26thIndustrial historyField trip. Catalyst museum.
April 2020
Sun Apr 5thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the White Lion, Alvanley.
Tue Apr 7thDiscussionAre emotions necessary for human survival?
Wed Apr 15thTrips and outingsSound of Music, 2.30pm, Storyhouse Theatre, Chester
Mon Apr 20thMonday Book groupA Season in Sinji : JL Carr
Tue Apr 21stIntriguing HistoryThe horse librarians of Eastern Kentucky
Thu Apr 23rdIndustrial historyField trip Guided tour of project to restore the locks in Runcorn. Tony's contact.
May 2020
Sun May 3rdSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham.
Tue May 5thDiscussionHas technology changed the world for the better?
Mon May 18thMonday Book groupThen she was gone : Lisa Jewell
Tue May 19thIntriguing HistoryThe Windrush and multi-racial Britain
Thu May 28thIndustrial historyIn house. The Anderton Lift. Janet de Haas
June 2020
Tue Jun 2ndDiscussionCharities and Donations – do they reach their target
Sun Jun 7thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.
Mon Jun 15thMonday Book groupThe Help : Kathryn Stockett
Tue Jun 16thIntriguing HistoryLife and times of Thomas Chaloner
Thu Jun 25thIndustrial historyField trip. Canal boat from Preston Brook to Anderton lift. Anita Boardman
July 2020
Sun Jul 5thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Queens Head, Frodsham
Tue Jul 7thDiscussionShould we still be flying to a holiday destination?
Mon Jul 20thMonday Book groupCider with Rosie : Laurie Lee
Tue Jul 21stIntriguing HistoryRichard III & Anne Neville
Thu Jul 30thIndustrial historyField trip. Amazon distribution centre. Gill Matthewson.
August 2020
Sun Aug 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Tigers Head, Norley.
Mon Aug 17thMonday Book groupThe Mayor of Casterbridge : Thomas Hardy
Thu Aug 27thIndustrial historyTBA
September 2020
Sun Sep 6thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at Oswald’s, Helter Skelter, Frodsham.
Mon Sep 21stMonday Book groupFludd : Hilary Mantel
Thu Sep 24thIndustrial historyTBA
October 2020
Sun Oct 4thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Netherton Hall, Frodsham.
Thu Oct 22ndIndustrial historyTBA
November 2020
Sun Nov 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham. (Note- Chinese Style Lunch).
Thu Nov 26thIndustrial historyIn house. Cornish Tin Mines. John Shaw.
December 2020
Sun Dec 6thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham.