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|
|Wed Jun 19th||Photography||Indoor meeting at The Windings to look at the images for 3 topics and Norton Priory gardens.|
Week 16 - portrait - Movement
Week 17 - landscape - urbanscape
Week 18 - Artistic - texture
|Wed Jun 19th||Classical music enjoyment||No meeting in June.|
|Thu Jun 20th||Meeting||Martin Smiddy - Cheshire Boas|
|Wed Jun 26th||Wednesday Book Readers||The book to read is “Home Fire” by Kamila Shamsie.|
|Wed Jun 26th||Trips and outings||Arley 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 27th||Trips and outings||National 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 28th||Walking||Walk 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.
|Mon Jul 1st||Science for All||Day Trip - TBA|
|Tue Jul 2nd||History||JULY 2nd - Summer Outing. TBC|
|Tue Jul 2nd||Discussion||Do you believe human activities contribute to global warming? If so, what should we do about it?|
|Fri Jul 5th||Trips and outings||Summer 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.
|Sun Jul 7th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Oswalds ( Helter Skelter ) Church Street, Frodsham.|
|Sun Jul 14th||Trips and outings||Live 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 15th||Monday Book group||The Thread by Victoria Hislop|
|Tue Jul 16th||Intriguing History||The Ladies Peace of Cambrai|
|Wed Jul 17th||Classical music enjoyment||Flowers and Fields|
|Thu Jul 18th||Meeting||Roy Adams (Roy's Relics) - The mystery beneath the surface|
|Tue Jul 23rd||Trips and outings||Guided 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.
|Sun Aug 4th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Tigers Head, Norley.|
|Mon Aug 5th||Science for All||It's a Small World - The History and Applications of the Microscope|
|Tue Aug 6th||History||AUGUST - NO MEETING THIS MONTH - SUMMER BREAK|
|Thu Aug 15th||Meeting||Social afternoon|
|Mon Aug 19th||Monday Book group||NO MEETING|
|Wed Aug 21st||Classical music enjoyment||Voices|
|Sun Sep 1st||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Queens Head, Frodsham|
|Mon Sep 2nd||Science for All||Day Trip - Liverpool Museum Planetarium|
|Tue Sep 3rd||History||'Historic Chester Walk' Led by Anita|
|Thu Sep 12th||Trips and outings||Liverpool Town Hall guided tour. £5.50 pp. Booking essential. Train from Frodsham|
|Mon Sep 16th||Monday Book group||The Librarian by Salley Vickers|
|Wed Sep 18th||Trips and outings||The Dolly Parton musical. Palace theatre Manchester. FULLY BOOKED.|
|Wed Sep 18th||Classical music enjoyment||Childhood Memories|
|Thu Sep 19th||Meeting||TBA - The dogs for good|
|Thu Sep 26th||Trips and outings||Summer Holiday. Brindley Theatre Runcorn. 7.30pm. Tickets £17.|
|Tue Oct 1st||History||TBA|
|Sun Oct 6th||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.|
|Mon Oct 7th||Science for All||Old and Elegant - Scientific Instruments of Yesteryear|
|Thu Oct 17th||Meeting||Howard Green - Early tools|
|Mon Oct 21st||Monday Book group||Life After Life by Kate Atkinson|
|Sun Nov 3rd||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Chinese Delight, Frodsham. (Note - Chinese Style Lunch).|
|Mon Nov 4th||Science for All||Explore & Discover - Free to Access Internet Science Websites & Courses|
|Tue Nov 5th||History||'The Lancashire Witches' |
Who were they and what really happened ? Led by Chris.
|Mon Nov 18th||Monday Book group||A Month in the Country by JJ Carr|
|Thu Nov 21st||Meeting||Lynn Peglar - Salford Quays unlocked: voice of Manchester docks|
|Sun Dec 1st||Sunday lunch get together||Lunch at 12:30 pm at the Ring o’ Bells, Overton, Frodsham.|
|Mon Dec 2nd||Science for All||Group Christmas Lunch|
|Tue Dec 3rd||History||'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 12th||Meeting||NB 2nd Thursday|
|Thu Jan 16th||Meeting||Stephen Shakeshaft - Chester Town Guide|
|Thu Feb 20th||Meeting||AGM|