Market Drayton

Events

Scroll down to see forthcoming Events and Outings.

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

2018
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

2019
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 "The Green Man" - George Powell
Old rural crafts and the Green Man

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

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