Guildford

Events

Monthly meetings are held on the last Monday of the month at 2-3pm, at the Trinity Centre, Trinity Churchyard Guildford GU1 3RR. Please note change of venue from 2018-19 meetings. Help with putting out and returning chairs before and after the meetings would be greatly appreciated. Please note that there is an option to change the order of this listing from "Date Order" to "By Category". Some U3A events not organised by Guildford U3A are listed on the Other U3A sites and Events page

Picture credits:
 *BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London
¹Huguenots of Spitalfields
²Dan Pianesi


Dates for your Diary
November 2019
Wed Nov 20thOutingCoach trip to Waddesdon Manor
This trip is now full. An additional trip is being arranged for the following day, Thursday 21st November.
Thu Nov 21stOutingCoach trip to Waddesdon Manor
See Waddesdon Manor publicity 21 Nov and Waddesdon Manor booking form 21 Nov for details
Mon Nov 25thMeetingAGM followed by Monthly Meeting: Some great fibs of the Crimean War. by Mike Hinton,Historian of Crimean War: PhD. entitled ‘Victory over Disease: Resolving the Medical Crisis in the Crimean War, 1854–1856’. A mini-crusade against the peddling of misinformation during and after the Crimean War. Venue Trinity Centre 2pm.
Thu Nov 28thOutingConcert trip to Barbican 7.30pm Balcony. LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda,
Janine Jansen (violin))
Rimsky-Korsakov, Bruch, Tchaikovsky Concerts Autumn 2019 Booking Form
December 2019
Mon Dec 2ndOutingVisit to the Houses of Parliament
The trip is postponed.
Mon Dec 9thOutingVisit to the Houses of Parliament
The trip is postponed.
Wed Dec 11thOtherU3A Christmas Concert 2pm St Nicholas Church
January 2020
Thu Jan 9thOutingCoach trip to the Mill at Sonning for Matinee performance of “Singin′ in the Rain”
Please see Singing in the Rain application form for details.
Note that Jackie has only been able to reserve the tickets for a short while, so the deadline for applications is 21st November.
Fri Jan 10thMeetingGroup Leaders' Meeting Burpham Village Hall 10 am.
Mon Jan 13thOutingVisit to the Houses of Parliament. Please see Houses of Parliament form for further details and application form.
Thu Jan 16thOutingCoach trip to the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Hindu Mandir, popularly known as the Neasden Temple.
See Hindu Temple publicity and Hindu Temple Application Form for details.
Mon Jan 27thMeetingMonthly Meeting: News from Berlin talk by Irene Black, local writer and speaker and our Guildford U3A newsletter editor. If only I had news from you. Venue Trinity Centre 2pm.
February 2020
Mon Feb 3rdOutingVisit to the Houses of Parliament. Please see Houses of Parliament form for further details and application form.
Mon Feb 24thMeetingMonthly Meeting: From Arrow to Ebola talk by Pete Starling MA, DHMSA, FRHistS
Former curator of the Army Medical Museum, Mychett.
The Army Medical Services from the Civil War to the present. Venue Trinity Centre 2pm.
Tue Feb 25thOutingCoach trip to Methodist Central Halls and Westminster Abbey.
See Westminster Abbey publicity and Westminster Abbey application form for details
March 2020
Mon Mar 2ndOutingRescheduled visit to the Houses of Parliament. Please see Houses of Parliament March trips form for further details and application form.
Mon Mar 9thOutingRescheduled visit to the Houses of Parliament. Please see Houses of Parliament March trips form for further details and application form.
Sun Mar 15thOutingConcert trip to the Royal Festival Hall. PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA,Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen,
Andreas Haefliger (piano), Philharmonia Voices and Rodolfus Choir and soloists.
Beethoven
See Spring 2020 Concerts for further details and booking form.
Tue Mar 17thOutingCoach trip and river trip. Guided tours showing the history of London's sewer system.
See The Great Stink publicity and The Great Stink application form for further details.
Mon Mar 23rdMeetingMonthly Meeting: Suffragettes in Surrey:1919 talk by Kathy Atherton
A historian who specialises in the women's movement.
To tie in with when women were first admitted as solicitors. Venue Trinity Centre 2pm.
Mon Mar 30thOutingRescheduled visit to the Houses of Parliament. Please see Houses of Parliament March trips form for further details and application form.
April 2020
Mon Apr 6thMeetingU3A Annual Lecture "Living is a risky business". Speaker: Professor Jennifer Rogers
University of Surrey 2pm.
Tue Apr 7thOtherU3A Easter choral presentation St Nicholas Church 2pm.
Sun Apr 19thOutingConcert trip to the Royal Festival Hall. PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA. Conductor: Paavo Jarvi, Zhang Zuo (piano)
Liszt, Mahler
See Spring 2020 Concerts for further details and booking form.
Mon Apr 27thMeetingMonthly Meeting: The Yehudi Menuhin School talk by a representative from the school
Explaining the ethos of the school and bringing some students to play. Venue Trinity Centre 2pm.
Thu Apr 30thOutingCoach trip to Huguenot Footsteps Guided Walk and Spitalfields Market.
Please see Huguenot Walk publicity and Huguenot Walk application form for details.