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
February 2018
Mon Feb 19thMonday Book groupMao's Last Dancer by Li Cunxin
Wed Feb 21stPhotographyVisit to Chester Cathedral to see, and hopefully photograph, the coloured mirrors exhibition and/or the falcons and nature garden. 4 prints for the March meeting.
Fri Feb 23rdWalkingWalk around Higher Runcorn next Friday the 23rd February, meeting at the rowing club area. Led by Pat and Mary.
Meet 10.30am at Runcorn Rowing Club, The Boathouse, Cholmondeley Rd, Runcorn WA7 4XT, (OS map SJ 538 734) or 10am at FCC for car sharing.
Wed Feb 28thWednesday Book ReadersThe book chosen is “Commonwealth” by Anne Patchett
March 2018
Fri Mar 2ndDiscussion‘ Devolution, should devolution powers be given to English Local Regions?’
Sun Mar 4thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at Oswalds, Frodsham.
(Note - Above the Helter Skelter)
Tue Mar 6thHistoryWorking in Berlin before the wall came down, Val leading
Thu Mar 8thIntriguing History‘Charles Dickens & Social Reform’
Mon Mar 12thWalkingBus pass walk in Chester. Take 9.52am X30 bus from Frodsham (Stop outside TSB) or meet 10.30am at Chester Bus Station.
4 mile walk. Flat but could be muddy after heavy rain. Led by Anita.
Tue Mar 13thOutingTerracotta Warriors, World Museum, Liverpool
1.00pm, £13 – we have 15 tickets
Meet in Restaurant 12 noon; sign in and pay at January meeting
Thu Mar 15thMeetingGordon Barclay
Fish Chips & N Sea Spray
Mon Mar 19thMonday Book groupThe Handmaid's  Tale by Margaret Atwood
Wed Mar 21stPhotographyIndoor meeting at The Windings, Helsby. 2 photographs of 2 subjects, ie 4 prints for display and discussion.
Photo critique session - send your images in digital form to Jenny prior to the meeting.
Mini tutorial on film - subject to be chosen later.
Thu Mar 22ndOutingLive screening
National Theatre: Julius Caesar
7.00pm £16.30
Starring Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley & David Morrisey
Sign in and pay at January or February meetings
Fri Mar 23rdWalkingDetails to be announced.
April 2018
Tue Apr 3rdHistoryPersonal memories. Please bring along any contributions, artefacts, stories etc. Anita leading
Fri Apr 6thDiscussion‘Should Euthanasia be made legal in the UK’
Sun Apr 8thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Red Bull, Kingsley. ( Note - Second Sunday of the Month. )
Mon Apr 9thWalkingWalk around Millington and Dunham Massey.
Led By Chris.
Meet at The Swan with Two Nicks Park Ln, Little Bollington, Altrincham WA14 4TJ (OS map SJ 730 871) at 10.30am or 9.45 at FCC for car sharing.
Thu Apr 12thIntriguing History‘UK Customs & Traditions’
Thu Apr 19thMeetingGavin Hunter
History of the Wirral Dee Coastline
Fri Apr 27thWalkingBluebells and garlic. Meet 10.30am at grass triangle on Ball lane, Kingsley, WA6 8HL (OS map SJ 557 755) or 10.00am at FCC for car share. Four to four and a half miles. Led by Anita.
May 2018
Tue May 1stHistoryDetails to follow, Mary leading.
Sun May 6thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Netherton Hall, Frodsham.
Thu May 17thMeetingRae Owens
Music on the Road (2)
June 2018
Sun Jun 3rdSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the White Lion, Alvanley.
Thu Jun 21stMeetingFatima
Fatima - Afternoon of Oriental Delights
July 2018
Sun Jul 1stSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Old Hall, Frodsham.
Thu Jul 19thMeetingMike Goosey
Wood Trust - talking trees
August 2018
Sun Aug 5thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Tigers Head, Norley.
Thu Aug 16thMeetingSocial afternoon
September 2018
Sun Sep 2ndSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Bulls Head, Overton, Frodsham
Thu Sep 20thMeetingJohn Miller
Life at the Beeb
October 2018
Sun Oct 7thSunday lunch get togetherLunch at 12:30 pm at the Hornsmill, Helsby.
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