Group Coordinator: Sue Wilkie
Anyone with an interest in Science, Nature and Technology (in the broadest possible terms) is invited to join the group.
Please email Sue Wilkie as above for further information.
We meet monthly (●) on the 3rd Thursday of the month at The Cherry Tree 2.00 - 4.00, and go on outings (▲) on the 1st Thursday of the month to places of interest.
The 2020 program of visits and Cherry Tree meetings has been suspended because of the coronavirus situation.
The Group is currently only holding Zoom meetings.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Nov 19th||A Zoom meeting starting at 14.00.|
A Presentation: Lessons from the Eruption of Mount Tembora.
|Thu Dec 17th||At the moment the topic for this meeting is undecided.|
|Thu Jan 21st 2021||A Zoom Presentation, starting at 14.00|
How were medicines (morphine, aspirin and penicillin) discovered’. Given by Michael Hollingsworth (U3A Subject Advisor for Science and Professor of Pharmacology, University of Manchester).
|Thu Feb 18th 2021||A Zoom Presentation, starting at 14.00.|
Living longer: measurement, trends and implications for the future - given by Steve Haberman (Professor of Actuarial Science, Cass Business School).