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
October 2018
Wed Oct 17thPhotographyPhotography field trip - sorry, this has been cancelled
Thu Oct 18thMeetingEric Newton
Life & Times of a Busker
Sat Oct 20thTrips and outingsCeilidh with Flaxmere Band. 7.30pm. Frodsham CC. £10 including supper.
Wed Oct 24thWednesday Book ReadersThe book chosen for October’s meeting is “Snap” by Belinda Bauer, a thriller.
Thu Oct 25thTrips and outingsLive ballet at The Lowry, Salford. 'La Fille Mal Gardee'. 2pm. £44.
Fri Oct 26thWalkingWalk from Frodsham Community Centre around the Weaver Valley. Led by Anne Shaw. Meet at 10.30am at FCC.
Wed Oct 31stTrips and outingsGeoff Phoenix tour to Llangollen Canal and Pontcysyllte aquaduct. Leaves FCC 10am. £29. Very little walking
November 2018
Sun Nov 4thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham.
(Note - Chinese Style Lunch).
Tue Nov 6thTrips and outingsJoin our U3A team table at Frodsham Historical Society's quiz night
Tue Nov 6thDiscussionHow should we remember the 1st World War?
Tue Nov 6thDiscussionThe true spirit of Christmas, is it still alive?
Mon Nov 12thWalkingWalk from Leigh Arms, Acton Bridge, Postcode CW8 4QT
Along Trent and Mersey canal and River Weaver. Led by Iris.
Meet at 10.30am at Leigh Arms or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
Thu Nov 15thMeetingHarry Watson
North West Ambulance Association
Mon Nov 19thMonday Book groupPoems for thought - please bring along a favourite poem or extract from a longer poem of your choice. Anything you fancy or enjoy - highbrow, low brow, humerous, prose, rhyming - it really doesn't matter. Carolyn leading.
Tue Nov 20thIntriguing HistoryFirst World War Heroes
Wed Nov 21stPhotographyIndoor meeting at The Windings.

Please bring 1 image for each of weeks 4,5 & 6 of the 52 week's challenge.
week 4 Portrait: Headshot
week 5 Landscape: Black and white
week 6 Artistic: Candy

Plus 3 images showing the colours of Autumn
Fri Nov 23rdWalkingDetails to be announced.
Wed Nov 28thWednesday Book Readers“The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” by Muriel Spark. This can be changed at the next meeting if there is a preferred choice.
December 2018
Sun Dec 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham
Mon Dec 3rdTrips and outingsLive Screening at Chesters Storyhouse cinema. The Nutcracker ballet. 7.15pm. £19.50. Option of Christmas meal before the show at Chez Jules £25.
Tue Dec 4thTrips and outingsFCC Christmas Quiz.
Sat Dec 15thMeetingSocial afternoon NB 2nd Thursday
Mon Dec 17thMonday Book groupTrump's Christmas Carol by Lucien Young. Christmas buffet lunch at Chris's house - please bring along a plate of finger food to share. More details at Nov meeting.
Mon Dec 17thMonday Book groupTrump's Christmas Carol by Lucien Young. Christmas buffet lunch at Chris's house - please bring along a plate of finger food to share. More details at Nov meeting.
Tue Dec 18thIntriguing HistoryMythical Christmas Characters
Thu Dec 20thTrips and outingsThe Producers. Live theatre at The Royal Exchange Manchester. 2.30pm. £42. Optional visit before the show to Manchester's Xmas Market. Train from Frodsham.
January 2019
Thu Jan 17thMeetingMichael Murphy
Dont forget your Ration Book
Mon Jan 21stMonday Book groupNotes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson. Nora leading.
February 2019
Mon Feb 18thMonday Book groupAnimal QC My Preposterous life by Gary Bell. Kathy leading
Thu Feb 21stMeetingAGM
March 2019
Mon Mar 18thMonday Book groupThe Last Painting of Sara De Vos by Dominic Smith. Pat leading.
April 2019
Mon Apr 15thMonday Book groupThe Secret History by Donna Tart. Caroline leading.
May 2019
Mon May 20thMonday Book groupHome Fires by Kamila Shamsie. Chris leading.
June 2019
Mon Jun 17thMonday Book groupThe Little Paris Book Shop by Nina George. Pip leading
July 2019
Mon Jul 15thMonday Book groupDon't let's go to the dogs tonight by Alexandra Fuller. Jane leading.