Harwich Peninsula


Harwich Penisula U3A hold their monthly meeting on the second Tuesday of the month at 2.00pm. These meetings are held at the Waterfront, Dovercourt. The meeting programme of talks is below.

We also have several groups who organise their own events. The programmes for these events are below under the group title.

Dates for your Diary
November 2019
Mon Nov 25th4-5 mile WalkingElmstead Market to Ardleigh
December 2019
Tue Dec 3rdNature and WildlifeMeet at Abberton Water Visitor Centre CO2 0EU at 10.30 am for a morning's birdwatching. Drinks and snacks available there plus a good selection of binoculars to buy (would make a good Christmas present). This is an Essex Wildlife Trust reserve and non-members are expected to donate £2 each. Parking is free.
Second half - Christmas Quiz, Raffle and Mince Pies.
Fri Dec 13th6s and 7s WalkingMeet at the Holland Haven end of the seafront at Holland on Sea for a 10 15 start. We will walk to Frinton and back.
January 2020
Tue Jan 7thNature and WildlifeMeet at 10.30 am at Lower Holbrook Car Park, approached on a right turn just past Holbrook Church, for a short stroll to Holbrook Bay where we should be able to do some birdwatching. Lunch at The Gardeners Arms at Stutton on return journey.
Tue Jan 14thMeetingSecond half- Group Leaders Meeting.
February 2020
Tue Feb 4thNature and WildlifeCatch the 103 Colchester bus which leaves Harwich at 9.35 am to Manningtree or meet at the market at 10.20 am for a birdwatching stroll along the sea wall. Lunch at The Crown.
Tue Feb 11thMeetingSecond half- Recorder Group - Sue Stanley.
March 2020
Tue Mar 3rdNature and WildlifeMeet at 10.30 am at Fingringhe Wick Nature Reserve for some birdwatching. Drinks and snacks are availabke at the Visitor Centre. This is an Essex Wildlife Trust reserve which is free to EWT members otherwise a donation of around £2 is expected.
Tue Mar 10thMeetingSecond half- Postcards of old Harwich - Pauline Gronow.
April 2020
Tue Apr 14thMeetingSecond half- History 3 Group - Lynne Shelly.
May 2020
Tue May 12thMeetingSecond half - AGM.