Rayleigh

Events

RAYLEIGH U3A MONTHLY MEETINGS

Rayleigh U3A meet at the Mill Hall Arts & Events Centre situated alongside the historic Windmill off Bellingham Lane, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 7ED.

Monthly meetings are usually held on the first Thursday of each month in the Main Hall. Parking is available in two Council Car Parks nearby.

The doors open to members at 1.45pm when soft drinks and biscuits will be available (if prefered coffee/tea is available in the adjacent Coffee Mill Bar). This is an ideal time to socialise, visit the book table, buy tickets for events and a chance to talk with fellow members and group leaders. At 2.30pm the Chairman’s Welcome and Notices, Group News and Event updates will take place followed by the Speaker at 2.45pm allowing time for questions towards the end.

The Meeting closes at 4pm.

Events in recent years include a Festival of Words, a Family History Study Day, a Trip to the Palace of Westminster, the Annual Christmas Lunch, the London Book Club Tour, the Speaker Lunch in 2012, Speaker Lunch in 2013, Speakers Lunch 2014 a Royal Variety Party Night during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee year and the Significant Anniversaries 2015 Study Day.

SEE OUR FULL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS BELOW


Dates for your Diary
October 2018
Thu Oct 4thMeetingMONTHLY MEETING AT MILL HALL, RAYLEIGH - Speaker, Lucy Allen - "From Titanic to Mary Poppins, a Stuntwoman’s Life"
Sat Oct 6thSocialAUTUMN QUIZ NIGHT AT HOLY TRINITY CHURCH HALL, RAYLEIGH - 6.30pm for 7.00pm start Teams of up to 8. Free Raffle. Bring your own Drinks & Nibbles. Tickets: £4.00 on sale at Monthly Meetings.
Mon Oct 15thOtherTALKS FOR ALL AT WI HALL, RAYLEIGH (IN FRONT OF MILL HALL) - 2.30pm – 4.00pm "How Science came to Scotland Yard - Robert Milne" SOLD OUT
November 2018
Thu Nov 1stMeetingMONTHLY MEETING AT MILL HALL, RAYLEIGH - Performers, Steve and Carol Robson - "Fools Gold" (Acoustic Music Performance telling the hidden histories, mysteries and tragedies that lie behind well known songs and famous events).
Mon Nov 12thOtherTALKS FOR ALL AT WI HALL, RAYLEIGH (IN FRONT OF MILL HALL) - 2.30pm – 4.00pm "The History of Cartoons from William Hogarth to Private Eye" - Ian Keable SOLD OUT
Mon Nov 26thSocialCOFFEE AFTERNOON - 2.00pm – 4.00pm AT W I HALL, RAYLEIGH (IN FRONT OF MILL HALL)
December 2018
Wed Dec 5thSocialCHRISTMAS LUNCH AT SAXON HALL Note Change of Venue from Chalkwell Rooms - Three Course Meal, Coffee/Tea, Private Bar & Coach Travel. 12.30pm Arrival for Lunch at 1.00pm. Entertainment by the Daisy Bowlers 2.30pm—3.30pm. Tickets: £28 — from the Social Events Table at Monthly Meetings
March 2019
Mon Mar 11thOtherTALKS FOR ALL AT CLOISTER HALL, HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, RAYLEIGH - "Birds in gardens"
April 2019
Mon Apr 15thOtherTALKS FOR ALL AT CLOISTER HALL, HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, RAYLEIGH - "Red Arrows"

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