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
June 2019
Wed Jun 19thPhotographyIndoor meeting at The Windings to look at the images for 3 topics and Norton Priory gardens.
Topics are:
Week 16 - portrait - Movement
Week 17 - landscape - urbanscape
Week 18 - Artistic - texture
Wed Jun 19thClassical music enjoymentNo meeting in June.
Thu Jun 20thMeetingMartin Smiddy - Cheshire Boas
Wed Jun 26thWednesday Book ReadersThe book to read is “Home Fire” by Kamila Shamsie.
Wed Jun 26thTrips and outingsArley Hall Gardens, Stretton. Beautiful gardens in elegant surroundings. Open 10 - 5pm
Meet 12 noon in restaurant or 11.15 FCC for car sharing. £9 gardens only. £2 parking.
Thu Jun 27thTrips and outingsNational Theatre Live Screening stage play of Andrea Levy's 'Small Island'.
Cineworld Runcorn 7pm. Meet in foyer 6.45pm or FCC 6.30pm. Pay at door.
Fri Jun 28thWalkingWalk from Grappenhall Heys walled garden, through Grappenhall Village, Wizard's Wood and Lumb Brook Delph. About 5 miles. No stiles, dogs on leads welcome.
Meet at 10.30am at the Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue, Grappenhall, South Warrington WA4 3DS or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
July 2019
Mon Jul 1stScience for AllDay Trip - TBA
Tue Jul 2ndHistoryJULY 2nd - Summer Outing. TBC
Tue Jul 2ndDiscussionDo you believe human activities contribute to global warming? If so, what should we do about it?
Fri Jul 5thTrips and outingsSummer trip to Tabley House, Knutsford. Historic country house with extensive collection of furniture and art works.
Coach leaves FCC 10am returns approx 4pm.
Cost approx £25 depending on numbers, includes transport, entrance and guided tour.
Lunch in tea rooms 1pm ( lunch not included in price). See April Newsletter or meeting for further details.
FULLY BOOKED
Sun Jul 7thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Oswalds ( Helter Skelter ) Church Street, Frodsham.
FULLY BOOKED
Sun Jul 14thTrips and outingsLive Screening Opera - Rossini's The Barber of Seville' from Glyndebourne.
The Vue:Cheshire Oaks 5.30pm. Meet in foyer 5pm or 4. 30 pm FCC.
Mon Jul 15thMonday Book groupThe Thread by Victoria Hislop
Tue Jul 16thIntriguing HistoryThe Ladies Peace of Cambrai
Wed Jul 17thClassical music enjoymentFlowers and Fields
Thu Jul 18thMeetingRoy Adams (Roy's Relics) - The mystery beneath the surface
Tue Jul 23rdTrips and outingsGuided tour of the surrounds of St Lawrence Church with Heather Powling. 2.00 pm
Explore the exterior and grounds of the church and learn about the history of its many features.
August 2019
Sun Aug 4thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Tigers Head, Norley.
Mon Aug 5thScience for AllIt's a Small World - The History and Applications of the Microscope
Tue Aug 6thHistoryAUGUST - NO MEETING THIS MONTH - SUMMER BREAK
Thu Aug 15thMeetingSocial afternoon
Mon Aug 19thMonday Book groupNO MEETING
Wed Aug 21stClassical music enjoymentVoices
September 2019
Sun Sep 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Queens Head, Frodsham
Mon Sep 2ndScience for AllDay Trip - Liverpool Museum Planetarium
Tue Sep 3rdHistory'Historic Chester Walk' Led by Anita
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
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
Thu Sep 26thTrips and outingsSummer Holiday. Brindley Theatre Runcorn. 7.30pm. Tickets £17.
October 2019
Tue Oct 1stHistoryTBA
Sun Oct 6thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.
Mon Oct 7thScience for AllOld and Elegant - Scientific Instruments of Yesteryear
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).
Mon Nov 4thScience for AllExplore & Discover - Free to Access Internet Science Websites & Courses
Tue Nov 5thHistory'The Lancashire Witches'
Who were they and what really happened ? Led by Chris.
Mon Nov 18thMonday Book groupA Month in the Country by JJ Carr
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.
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.
Thu Dec 12thMeetingNB 2nd Thursday
Social afternoon
January 2020
Thu Jan 16thMeetingStephen Shakeshaft - Chester Town Guide
February 2020
Thu Feb 20thMeetingAGM