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 2018
Thu Aug 16thMeetingSocial afternoon
Mon Aug 20thMonday Book groupThe World According to Bertie by Alexander McCall Smith
Tue Aug 21stIntriguing HistoryThe Border Country
Wed Aug 22ndWednesday Book ReadersThe book we will discuss is “ a Gentleman in Moscow “ by Amor Towles.
Fri Aug 24thWalkingWalk over Bickerton Hill. It is a lovely walk taking something over 1 1/2 hours with some ups and downs. Meet at Frodsham Community Centre at 9.45am for car sharing or 10.30am at the Bickerton Poacher pub car park (Wrexham Road, Bulkeley SY14 8BE)
Led by Anne Shaw.
September 2018
Sun Sep 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Bulls Head, Overton, Frodsham
Tue Sep 4thHistory(A shared History Group outing)
Visit to Weaver Hall museum and The Salt Museum Northwich.
A combined outing to Northwich, first stop - coffee of course! (£1.20 not included in price) and a look around Weaver Hall museum- the old Union Workhouse building, it covers social history of the area - i remember quite a few of the exhibits on show, especially the old ' outside lavvy' . Worth an hour or so visit.
Lion Saltworks Museum - a short drive away, we found this very interesting. With guided tour £10.50 with concession. Take your own picnic - tea and coffee available to purchase. Travel by car.
Leave Frodsham 10.00 am, depart Northwich about 3 - 3.30pm.
THIS TRIP IS SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS OF MOBILITY.
Tue Sep 4thTrips and outings(A shared History Group outing)
Visit to Weaver Hall museum and The Salt Museum Northwich.
A combined outing to Northwich, first stop - coffee of course! (£1.20 not included in price) and a look around Weaver Hall museum- the old Union Workhouse building, it covers social history of the area - i remember quite a few of the exhibits on show, especially the old ' outside lavvy' . Worth an hour or so visit.
Lion Saltworks Museum - a short drive away, we found this very interesting. With guided tour £10.50 with concession. Take your own picnic - tea and coffee available to purchase. Travel by car.
Leave Frodsham 10.00 am, depart Northwich about 3 - 3.30pm.
THIS TRIP IS SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS OF MOBILITY.
Tue Sep 4thDiscussionShould the NHS treat lifestyle illnessess associated with such things as smoking, obesity and alcohol abuse?
Mon Sep 17thMonday Book groupSomebody Else's Kids by Torey Hayden
Tue Sep 18thIntriguing HistoryFamous incidents/people in Britain in the 1800s to discuss in 10 minute slots.
Wed Sep 19thPhotographyFirst of the new challenges - 1 image in each category
Portrait - Selfie (week 1)
Landscape - Beautiful scene (week 2)
Artistic - Red (week 3)
Thu Sep 20thMeetingJohn Miller
Life at the Beeb
Tue Sep 25thGardeningProposed visit to Erdigg.
Wed Sep 26thWednesday Book ReadersThe book for September will be. “The Keeper of Lost Things” by Ruth Hogan (2017 Best Book Richard and Judy Book Club).
October 2018
Tue Oct 2ndHistoryFamous characters of Liverpool. Bring along some information on a famous or renown 'Scouser' - hero or villain, just take your pick !
If you could let us know who your character will be about 3 or 4 weeks beforehand, it would avoid any duplicates. Thank you.
Sun Oct 7thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.
Mon Oct 15thMonday Book groupThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Thu Oct 18thMeetingEric Newton
Life & Times of a Busker
November 2018
Sun Nov 4thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham.
(Note - Chinese Style Lunch).
Thu Nov 15thMeetingHarry Watson
North West Ambulance Association
December 2018
Sun Dec 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham
Sat Dec 15thMeetingSocial afternoon NB 2nd Thursday
January 2019
Thu Jan 17thMeetingMichael Murphy
Dont forget your Ration Book
February 2019
Thu Feb 21stMeetingAGM