Guildford

Events

Monthly meetings are held on the last Monday of the month at 2-3pm, at St. Catherine's Village Hall. 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"


Dates for your Diary
September 2018
Mon Sep 24thMeetingMonthly Meeting: Job of a Laughtime Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm Brad Ashton, Radio and TV series writer
Humorous backstage stories about comedians for whom he has written radio and TV scripts.
October 2018
Wed Oct 17thOutingLondon Philharmonic Orchestra The Anvil,Basingstoke 7.45pm Conductor: Alondra de la Parra
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano) Glinka, Rachmaninov, Dvorak. Cost £42. Click Autumn 2018 Concerts application for further details and an application form.
Fri Oct 19thMeetingNew Members’ Meeting 2pm St Catherine’s Village Hall
Wed Oct 24thOutingSheffield Park Gardens, East Sussex Sheffield Park is renowned for its beautiful autumn colours and we are hoping that the gardens will be at their magnificent best on the dates we have arranged.Cost £12 coach only. Entry free to National Trust members, otherwise group entry price £11. Please click Sheffield Park Gardens application for further details and an application form.
Thu Oct 25thOutingSheffield Park Gardens, East Sussex Two visits to Sheffield Park Gardens have been arranged due to the overwhelming popularity of the other two garden visits this year. See 24th October for details.
Mon Oct 29thMeetingMonthly Meeting: British War Artists of II World War Neville Lyons Member of the U3A Guildford Illustrated talk about many well-known artists. Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm
November 2018
Thu Nov 1stOutingPhilharmonia Orchestra Royal Festival Hall 7:30pm. Conductor: Edward Gardner, Leif Ove Andsnes (piano).Brahms, Richard Strauss. Cost £28. Click Autumn 2018 Concerts application for further details and an application form.
Thu Nov 15thOutingThe Woman in Black This trip has been cancelled because of the low number of applications for places.
Mon Nov 26thMeetingAnnual General Meeting followed by Monthly Meeting: Community Mediation Genevieve Kiley Community Mediator. Talk about the West Surrey Mediation Services Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm
December 2018
Wed Dec 12thOtherU3A Christmas Concert 2pm St Nicolas' Church
Sun Dec 16thOutingLondon Symphony Orchestra Barbican 7.00pm.Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Leonidas Kavakos (violin) Brahms, Debussy, Enescu. Click Autumn 2018 Concerts application for further details and an application form.
January 2019
Fri Jan 11thMeetingGroup Leaders’ Meeting 10am Burpham Village Hall
Mon Jan 28thMeetingMonthly Meeting: Burpham Moira MacQuaide Hall, Group Leader for U3A Exploring Local History Group, and author. The history of Burpham. Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm
February 2019
Mon Feb 25thMeetingMonthly Meeting: Secularism Protects Charlie Yianoullou Member of the Guildford and Woking Humanists and partner of the Humanists UK. Talk about basic principles of secularism and how it sets out to protect us all. Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm
March 2019
Mon Mar 25thMeetingMonthly Meeting: The Old Odeon Bryan Richardson and David Corrie, retired managers of the Guildford Odeon. Talk about the history of the Guildford Odeon. Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm
April 2019
Mon Apr 1stMeetingU3A Annual Lecture The Magic of Colour by Andrew Hanson of the National Physical Laboratory Venue University of Surrey
Mon Apr 29thMeetingMonthly Meeting: 50 Years in Television: uncensored Roy Norton Senior Lecturer, TV Production, Southampton Solent University. Looking back at some of the great milestones in television history. Venue St Catherine's Village Hall 2pm