Halton

Events

Halton u3a General Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at 1.00 pm at St. Paul's Church Hall, Widnes.
N.B. There usually isn't a general meeting in August.

Membership of Halton u3a is £15 per year. Visitors are welcome at monthly general meetings. They will be asked to pay £2 which will subsequently refunded should they decide to join Halton u3a.

There are also various interest groups that members can join which meet at regular intervals. Most of these groups started to meet again in person during autumn 2021 but not all of them. As of May 2022 the Reading Group is getting together via Zoom whilst the Living History group hopes to resume meetings again soon. Please be aware that the calendar of events below is provisional and may change at very short notice depending on current Covid regulations and advice. Please remember to bring a face mask and hand sanitiser to meetings. You may also want to take a lateral flow test before attending meetings. Please check with group leaders for the most up to date information, especially if you are new to the group

Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Mon May 23rd 10.30am - Photography group meeting. Please contact group leader via the Contact page on this website for details.
Mon May 23rd 1.00pm - Science Is For Everyone Group meeting at St.Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU. Continuing the with the gardening and farming science theme the topic for this meeting will be a look at weedkillers and pesticides.
Tue May 24th 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL
Thu May 26th 10.00am - Bridge group meeting at Ditton Community Centre, Dundalk Road, Widnes, WA8 8DF. Members are asked to pay a £1.00 per session to cover the coast of room hire. If you are a member of Halton u3a and are interested in joining the group please contact the group leader before turning up. There are currently restrictions on the number of players because of Covid precautions.
Thu May 26th 2.00 pm - Coffee catch up at Notcutts Rivendell Garden Centre, Widnes, Mill Lane, Widnes, WA8 3UL.
Tue May 31st 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL
Wed Jun 1st 10.30 am - Reading group Zoom meeting - the book up for discussion is still to be decided.
Mon Jun 6th 2.00pm - Family History group meeting at Widnes Library (room 11), Victoria Square, Widnes, Cheshire WA8 7QT.
Tue Jun 7th 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL.
Thu Jun 9th 1.30pm - General Meeting at St. Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU. The speaker is member David Bissenden whose talk is 'A tale of two Victorians - Emperor Napoleon III and Charles Gordon (of Khartoum). David is the author of the book 'The French Lieutenant's Woman'.
Mon Jun 13th 10.30am - Photography group meeting. Please contact group leader via the Contact page on this website for details.
Mon Jun 13th 1.00pm - Science Is For Everyone Group meeting at St.Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU.
Tue Jun 14th 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL
Thu Jun 16th 0.00am - Bridge group meeting at Ditton Community Centre, Dundalk Road, Widnes, WA8 8DF. Members are asked to pay a £1.00 per session to cover the coast of room hire. If you are a member of Halton u3a and are interested in joining the group please contact the group leader before turning up. There are currently restrictions on the number of players because of Covid precautions.
Thu Jun 16th 10.00am - iPad group meeting at St.Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU. Please remember to bring an iPad with you.
Mon Jun 20th 10.30am - Gardening group meeting at St. Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU.
Mon Jun 20th 2.00pm - Family History group meeting at Widnes Library (room 11), Victoria Square, Widnes, Cheshire WA8 7QT. At this meeting the group will be looking at researching from original records.
Tue Jun 21st 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL.
Tue Jun 21st 1.00 pm - History group meeting at St Paul’s Church Hall, Widnes,
Wed Jun 22nd 10.30 am - Reading group Zoom meeting - the book up for discussion at this meeting is still to be decided.
Thu Jun 23rd 10.00am - Bridge group meeting at Ditton Community Centre, Dundalk Road, Widnes, WA8 8DF. Members are asked to pay a £1.00 per session to cover the coast of room hire. If you are a member of Halton u3a and are interested in joining the group please contact the group leader before turning up. There are currently restrictions on the number of players because of Covid precautions.
Thu Jun 23rd 2.00 pm - Coffee catch up at Notcutts Rivendell Garden Centre, Widnes, Mill Lane, Widnes, WA8 3UL.
Mon Jun 27th 10.30am - Photography group meeting. Please contact group leader via the Contact page on this website for details.
Mon Jun 27th 1.00pm - Science Is For Everyone Group meeting at St.Paul's Church Hall, Widnes, WA8 7QU.
Tue Jun 28th 10.00am - Crown Green Bowls group will be meeting at Hough Green Pensioners Bowling Club, Royal Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8HL.
Thu Jun 30th 10.00am - Bridge group meeting at Ditton Community Centre, Dundalk Road, Widnes, WA8 8DF. Members are asked to pay a £1.00 per session to cover the coast of room hire. If you are a member of Halton u3a and are interested in joining the group please contact the group leader before turning up. There are currently restrictions on the number of players because of Covid precautions.

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