Ponteland

Events

Ponteland U3A have a General monthly meeting at 2pm in St Mary’s Church Hall, Thornhill Road, Ponteland on the 1st Wednesday of every month. At this meeting there is a speaker of general interest followed by a short business session and an opportunity for Group convenors to announce forthcoming events. The afternoon finishes with a cup of tea.

IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PRECAUTIONS OUR PHYSICAL MONTHLY MEETING HAVE BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE TIME BEING. FROM JULY OUR MONTHLY MEETINGS HAVE TAKEN PLACE SUCCESSFULLY AS ONLINE VIRTUAL MEETINGS USING ZOOM. WE WILL CONTINUE TO USE THIS TO DELIVER A REVISED MONTHLY MEETING PROGRAMME UNTIL PHYSICAL MEETINGS CAN BE HELD SAFELY.

Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed May 5th Virtual Meeting via Zoom: AUDREY HEPBURN & HER WAR YEARS by Howard Slater from 2:00 pm (Joining instructions will be circulated about 1 week before to those on our email list) If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Jun 2nd A Virtual U3A Day. Promoting U3A and our own Branch.
Wed Jul 7th Virtual Meeting via Zoom: BEHIND THE BATHROOM DOOR (hygeine through the Ages) by Ms Liza Jones from 2:00 pm (Joining instructions will be circulated about 1 week before to those on our email list) If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Aug 4th Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: Pine Ridge Indian Reservation - South Dakota by John W Pattison from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Sep 1st At Hall - to be confirmed: - Jesmond Old Cemetery by Ray Hayes from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Oct 6th Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: Bobby Thompson - The Little Waster by Ben Haddon from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Nov 3rd Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: The Half Shilling Curate 1914-18, Durham Light Infantry by Ms Sarah Reay from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Dec 1st At Hall - to be confirmed: Christmas Songs or Quiz. If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Jan 5th 2022 Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: Rescue of Victims of the Bucharest Nightclub Fire by Mrs Sarah Pape, Consultant plastic surgeon from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Feb 2nd 2022 Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: Annual General Meeting from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.
Wed Mar 2nd 2022 Via Zoom or at Hall - to be confirmed: Northumberland National Park Rescue Team by Dave Waters from 2:00 pm If you would like to join the meeting as a visitor please contact our Webmaster.

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