Glenfield

Members

This page aims to keep Members up-to-date with decisions and activities relating to the organisation as a whole, containing:

  • Recent Newsletters (reports of recent activities and information on upcoming events)
  • Minutes of recent meetings of the Committee and the most recent AGM
  • The U3A and Glenfield U3A policies that guide decisions of the Committee

It also aims to inform the Membership about external projects that members are involved in and want support for, as well as charity activity and fundraising.

Information relating to individual groups can be found in the Groups section of the site.

It is NOT able to take adverts for items for sale or any commercial activity, which if required can go on the notice boards at the monthly meeting.

Please send any requests for entries here to Web Site and Publicity.

Countesthorpe Hand Bell Ringing Invitation

I'm Pat Hillyard, Coordinator for the Countesthorpe U3A Handbell Ringing Group and would like to invite any interested member to come along to try out the activity. We meet on Wednesday afternoons from 2 to 4 at Countetshorpe Methodist Church.
If you are interested, please contact me on 0116 2774187 or by email Pat Hillyard.

Bobbin Lace Group

A bobbin lace group is being run by one of our members in Groby . It is suitable for ladies of all ages and beginners are very welcome. You can contact the organiser by clicking here Susan Marlow.

Folk Dancing in Glenfield

A new 'Folk Dancing in Glenfield' group is starting from September. They meet on Monday evenings from September 13th from 7.30 to 9.30. You can contact the organiser by clicking here Tamara Shanks

Community Film Evenings

We are pleased to announce that the lifting of coronavirus restrictions means we are able to resume our popular community cinema at the Parish Hall, Leicester Forest East.
Our showings are the first Thursday of every month (except July and August).
The films we will feature are displayed on the Parish notice boards and local magazines (e.g. The Local).
There is no need to book, we are not a club, and we welcome everybody from the wider community. Just turn up on the night!

Venue: the Parish Hall, Kings Drive, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3JE.
• On arrival complimentary hot drink and biscuits are provided.
• As we have no licence, please feel free to bring your own drinks.
• You also get a free raffle ticket for a double ticket prize to be used for a future showing.
Doors open at 7.00pm; showing starts at 7.30pm. Cost: £5.

Glenfield Christmas Lights and Craft Fair

Calling all Crafters
Glenfield will be switching on the Christmas Lights on 26 November 21, when Father Christmas will be present, along with his Elves, a Band and Carol singing, and a Craft Fair, which will be on the car park, you will need to bring a table/stall. Lights can be provided.

For more information please ring Carol Knill on 07709 294 872

Newsletters

Newsletter 37 - Summer 2020Newsletter 38 - Autumn 2020Newsletter 39 - Winter 2020
Newsletter 40 - Spring 2021Newsletter 41 - Summer 2021Newsletter 42 - Autumn 2021

Minutes

AGM 2020SGM 2020AGM 2021
Minutes - 105 Committee Mtg Apr 2021Minutes - 106 Committee Mtg May 2021
Minutes - 107 Committee Mtg Jun 2021Minutes - 108 Committee Mtg July 2021
Minutes - 109 Committee Mtg Aug 2021Minutes - 110 Committee Mtg Sept 2021

Policies

Glenfield u3a Data Protection & PrivacyGuidance for Group CoordinatorsGlenfield u3a Communications Policy
Glenfield U3A ConstitutionGlenfield u3a Inclusions PolicyGlenfield u3a Safeguarding Policy
Glenfield u3a Incident Reporting FormWalking with Glenfield u3a

Third Age Trust Advice Documents

You can view all Third Age Trust(TAT) advice documents hereThird Age Trust Advice DocumentsYou will need to be logged into TAT website beforehand or create one when you visit.