Rowlands Castle


Monthly Meetings 2020

Our Monthly Meetings take place in the Parish Hall, 11 Links Lane PO9 6AD at 2pm on the 3rd Monday of each Month except July and August. We have a speaker each month on an amazing range of subjects to suit all tastes, with a chance to chat and mix afterwards over tea and biscuits.

Visitors are welcome for a £2 entrance fee and new members can come along, join up and find out more.

Dates for your Diary
Mon Nov 16th Barrow to Baghdad and Back Again by Philip Caine a Zoom presentation.
Philip's career developed in the oil industry and 30 years were spent in places such as the North Sea, Algeria, Nigeria, Kazakhstan and Russia. From 2003, he spent 7 years in post war Baghdad, working with the American coalition, then a further 3 years running oil services companies in Dubai.
Mon Dec 21st Members' Christmas Party with A Very Vintage Christmas by Katharine Collett the entertainer returns by Zoom - a chance to join in the singing.
Mon Jan 18th 2021 From Myth to a Saga of Discovery. New Horizons at Pluto by Graham Bryant a Zoom presentation
Mon Feb 15th 2021 Roman London by Annamaria Dall'Anese a Zoom presentation
Mon Mar 15th 2021 Thro' the Porthole by Steve Herra
Mon Apr 19th 2021 Journeys in Biology: Molecules to Medicines to Mammoths by Darren Gowers
Mon May 17th 2021 Hidden Depths “Women of the RNLI” by Sue Hennessy
Mon Jun 21st 2021 The Crop Circle Mystery by Andy Thomas
Mon Jul 19th 2021 Annual Members' Outing to Leeds Castle
Mon Sep 20th 2021 Turner's Travel by Bernard Allen
Mon Oct 18th 2021 Getting to Know Bees by Martha Dombey
Mon Nov 15th 2021 The Bootleg Years by Nigel Knott
Mon Dec 20th 2021 Members' Christmas Party
Mon Jan 17th 2022 Hampshire Nature in Trust by Mike Read
Other Events
Sat Oct 24th
→Thu Nov 12th
Winter Watch. Members send in pictures of winter gardens, scenes, animals etc. Launched 20th October, regular weekly updating. Details in U3A website.
Fri Nov 20th National poetry competition. Nationwide search to find the best poem penned by a u3a member. 20th November deadline, then judging. Winner announced January 2021. Details in U3A website.

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