Northampton

Events

Monthly Meetings

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Monthly meetings are restarting in November on the last Tuesday at 2.30pm using Zoom, until we are allowed to meet together in large groups. If you are unsure about using Zoom to participate in the general meeting, the helpful Help for Zoom guide published by Ilkley & District u3a, may help you.

Thereafter we will revert to our usual pattern with a monthly meeting is held for all members on the last Tuesday of every month (excluding December) at 2:30pm promptly in our meeting venue at "The Old Speckled Hen Lounge", Northampton County Cricket Ground, Wantage Road, or Abington Avenue, Northampton NN1 4PR.

( And a Free Cuppa ) !!

Please note that Membership Cards must be shown when attending all Monthly Meetings.

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Please note that the doors will NOT be open until 2:00 pm enabling your Committee to prepare the seating etc.

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Tea and Coffee volunteers

Volunteers serve the tea and coffee (4 people) at each general meeting. You need to arrive at the meeting between 1.30pm and 2pm to set up.

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Group displays will be shown at monthly General Meetings to allow groups to share what they do with the membership of Northampton u3a. If you want your group to participate in this, please contact Marie Catling.

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Details of Social Events may be accessed by clicking this link.

Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Apr 27th General Meeting on Zoom at 2.30pm
The amazing Mr Dickens Christmas Carol - David Allen
David will explore the way Charles Dickens shaped how we view Christmas today. Hear about early childhood and then his illustrious career as a writer and journalist.
Tue May 25th General Meeting on Zoom at 2.30pm
Exploring London’s Square Mile - Simon Gregor
Will do what it says on the tin. A talk about the City of London. Thank you, Nigel Warbis, for the introduction.
Tue Jun 29th General Meeting on Zoom at 2.30pm
The Great American Songbook - Roger Browne
The influence of the great American composers between the wars. This should be a feast of the lyrical songs generated during this period
Tue Jul 27th General Meeting on Zoom at 2.30pm
UK food, past and present - David Dury
David will be covering the foodie aspects from fine dining to street food. You will be welcome to taste the food on offer. Oops ! This is a Zoom presentation.
Fri Oct 15th AN AFTERNOON WITH GERVASE PHINN
at 1.30 pm at United Reformed Church, High Street, Wellingborough NN8 4HW

4th attempt, organised by the Northants u3a Network