Limebrook Maldon

Events

Details of all the events organised by our U3A are listed here

The general meetings, social events and theatre trips are open to all members. At the general meeting as well as the Guest speaker there is the opportunity to view the notice boards of the interest groups and chat with their leaders and other members whilst having a cuppa.
The other events organised by individual interest groups may have spaces if you are interested. There are further details of all the events in the newsletter which can be collected at the monthly meetings or downloaded from the welcome page of this website. Alternatively you can contact the leader for more details by going to their page on this site and using the contact 'bird' -in most cases that sends an email directly to their personal email account


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Fri Feb 14th Deborah Brody - A Female in Fleet Street
Fri Mar 13th Andy Thomas - A Conspiracy History of the World
Fri Apr 3rd Peter Warne - African Wildlife - part 2
Fri May 1st Bob Harding-Jones Can I help You? I'm a Paramedic
Fri Jun 12th James Taylor - Ocean Liners
Fri Jul 10th Saffron Summerfield - Milton Keynes to Mississippi
Fri Sep 11th Charlie Haylock - The History of Surnames
Fri Oct 9th John Hutchinson - Concorde - A 20th Century Icon
Fri Nov 13th Kate Cole - The Witches of Elizabethan Essex
Flower Arranging
Wed Feb 12th Using a Pin holder and Submerged Flowers
Wed Mar 11th Maximum of 3 flowers
Wed Apr 8th Topiary using Gerbera or Carnations including the controlled tying or decorative bindingof stems
Wed May 13th Contemporary Parallel style using moss instead of leaves
Wed Jun 10th Traditional Triangular Design
Wed Jul 8th Incorporation of a figurine within the arrangement
Wed Sep 9th Traditional Sheaf using aspidistra leaves, roses and ivy
Wed Oct 14th Arrangement featuring fruits or vegetables or both in a recycled container
Wed Nov 11th Decorated Parcel , Binding or tying= controlled tying of stems
Wed Dec 9th Christmas table arrangement using guided leaves and glitter roses (using egg white and glitter)
Gardening Chat
Mon Feb 3rd Meeting at Hyde Hall Cafe (by the entrance) 11.00am
Tue Mar 31st Trip to Green Island Gardens Ardleigh
History
Thu Feb 20th Speaker Programme at WMCC, starting at 10.30am. The Battle of Maldon, speaker Stephen Nunn.
Thu Mar 12th Chelmsford Cathedral guided tour
Thu Apr 23rd Chelmsford Museum guided tour (two tours 10.30am and 11.40am)
Thu May 21st Chelmsford guided walk down Moulsham Street
Tue Jun 16th Bury St Edmunds day trip, including guided tours of Georgian Bury and Bury Guildhall
Thu Jul 16th Royal Gunpowder Mills
Thu Sep 17th City of London Police Museum
Photography
Wed Feb 5th Meeting in The West Maldon Community Centre 10.00am. Mr Phil Watkins coming to explain the reasons why he selected the twelve for our 2020 calendar.
Photoshoppery
Wed Feb 19th Abstracts - Tints, collages and warp effect
Wed Mar 18th Action Shots Speed effects & Out of bounds
Wed Apr 22nd Time changed to 10-12 subject to be arranged
Real Ale
Thu Feb 13th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Apr 16th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Apr 30th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu May 28th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Jun 4th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Sep 3rd Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Sep 10th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Oct 1st Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Oct 8th Provisional date for RAG trip
Thu Dec 10th Provisional date for RAG trip
Theatre
Wed Feb 12th 9 to 5 - The Musical Strand Theatre London
Wed Jun 24th We Will Rock You Cliffs Pavilion