Market Drayton


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The U3A Monthly Meetings are held at the Festival Drayton Centre starting at 2pm. We arrange for a guest speaker each month (except July and August) to entertain us on a variety of subjects. All members are welcome to come along to all the meetings, at no charge. Visiting non members are charged £1.00 admission. Refreshments are available

For the Cultural Visits listed below please contact any of these ladies:
Sarah Pitt 01630 654109
Pat Peake 01630 695754
Una Haynes 01630 652498

See also individual Group Pages for their Programme details.

2018-2019 Monthly Market Drayton U3A Events- Festival Drayton Centre

Oct 18 Six Thousand Years with Clay - John Christopher
From the first urban communities to the bottle banks of Stoke,
an entertaining and informative talk on working with clay

Nov 15 Sink or Swim: 15 years exploring on a narrow boat - Stephanie Grey-Smart
A light-hearted look at the life and characters on our English canals

Jan 17 Computer Viruses - Mike Smith
A brief history of computer viruses and how to identify Computer
Spyware and Scams

Feb 21 Garden Photography - Mark Brimble
Tips and tricks for photographing gardens

Mar 21 Chocolate - Jacqueline Smith
The history and possible health benefits of chocolate with a demonstration

Apr 18 At Sea - Hazel Griffiths
Life on a Cruise Liner and memories of some of the interesting passengers
Hazel met on voyages

May 16 "Well Dressing" - Sylvia Bickley

Jun 20 Gardening - Darren Rudge
Gardening economically using everyday household items

Jul 18 July Social Event
This will be held at Pam Shryane's house, 6 The Paddocks,
from 3.30 .to 5.0pm and will cost £5.00 for a drink and afternoon tea.
Numbers will be limited so bookings to Pam (on 01630 652119) will be on a
"first come first served" basis

Oct 17 North of the Severn - A.J. Crowe
A pictorial tour around North Shropshire's places of special interest

Nov 21 Down on the Farm - Peter Slack
A very funny talk about farming