Newcastle

General History

  • Name of group: General History
  • The purpose of the group: In a friendly and sociable atmosphere, we discuss and present various/general subjects concerning history. These subjects can range from sport to films, space exploration to World War 1, Egypt to a significant historical figure or event. There is something for everyone where we can learn as individuals and from each other.
  • Venue: Room 2, Pink Lane
  • Days/times: the third Wednesday of each month at 2p.m.
  • Cost: £1 per meeting. This includes tea or coffee and biscuits.
  • In keeping with the U3A principle of self help and cooperative learning, members are encouraged to participate. Come and join in. Learn and have fun doing it!

The 2019 Programme

May 15th: Mairie/Marie Who? This was part 1 of Mary, Queen of Scots.
June 19th : We have Part 2 about time pieces with 'A History of Pocket Watches 1600-1900' led by Dave

The main theme is 'Movers and Shakers'. We already have several presentations on our programme for 2019
Our next meeting dates

June 19th
July 17th

New members are always welcome. Please let Group Leader know if you would like to attend a meeting. To email follow the link at the top right of this page.DON'T miss the opportunity to attend another meeting!!
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City Lunch Group Coffee Morning (General)
Craft Craft-2
Creative Writing Discussion Group
Family History Favourite Films
French Conversation Fun Bridge
Fun Favourites and Folk Group Fun Quiz
Games Group General History
Good Read Groups Coordinator
Historical Humour I.T. And Computer help
Industrial History IT2
Italian Culture Light Music
Literature Local History
Lunch-Roving Music For Pleasure
Philosophy Poetry
Quantum Physics Quiz
Saturday Music & Drama Second Nature
Shakespeare Group Short Projects
Short Tennis Short Tennis 2
Sketch and Play Writing Sunday Lunch Group
Table Tennis Table Tennis 2
Talking About Art Ten Pin Bowling
Theatre Group Travel group
Ukulele Walking
Wildlife Study