All members and prospective members are welcome to attend our regular Monthly Meetings. Talks start at 2.00 pm (doors open at 1.50) on the 1st Monday of each month (except bank holidays, when it is one week later) at:
MONTHLY MONDAY MEETINGS
Please note that there is a normal entry fee of £1 to the monthly Monday meetings, for both members and visitors. Tea/coffee and biscuits is available after the talk for a small charge.
Please note that, apart from the monthly Monday meetings mentioned above, holidays, coach trips and theatre outings are only available to members of Runnymede U3A unless otherwise agreed. Individual group's entries are only available to members of that group unless otherwise agreed with the Group Leader.
Information about the Study Days programme can be found by using the Surrey U3A Network link top right. There, under 'Events', you will find details of each Study Day together with a booking form for each.
U3A Surrey Network Study Days are open to members of all U3As in Surrey and the surrounding area. They are held in the Menuhin Hall, Stoke d'Abernon. Use the link to get the latest information. Prior booking is necessary.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Fri Dec 6th||SOCIAL HISTORY||Xmas Lunch – Brooklands College|
|Thu Dec 12th||WALKING||Stroll around Weybridge (3 miles) 10:30 start NOTE CHANGED START TIME|
Leader Carol Beasley 07512 553 677 01932 888615
Meet in Car park, Walton Lane, Weybridge between Weybridge Tennis club and Elmbridge Canoe club. KT13 8LY
Nat. Grid Ref TQ 077658
Sat Nav’s 51.22.54 N 0.27.10 W
51.38188 N 0.45273 W
An easy stroll around Weybridge that may be muddy in places.
Please note that as a 10:00 start will have us finishing too early for our booked lunch at the pub, the start of the walk has been delayed until 10:30.
|Tue Dec 17th||BIRD-WATCHING||Papercourt 10:00 – 12:00 About two miles walk.|
Time for another winter visit to this site in the hope of finding winter thrushes. It is a very pleasant walk that includes a stretch of the Wey Navigation from the Tanyard Bridge to Papercourt Lock. There could be some muddy stretches if we have had some wet weather, so please wear suitable footwear, Wellingtons or waterproof walking boots recommended. Park close to the Papercourt Sailing Club entrance near the junction of Tannery Lane and Polesdon Lane where there is adequate roadside parking. We will meet in Tannery Lane. GR: TQ 038562 Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/rPh6x
|Thu Dec 19th||WALKING||(meet for group lunch locally) |
To be arranged and announced nearer the time.
|Mon Jan 6th||Meeting||'Birds of Surrey' - Alan Sharps, leader of the RSPB NW Surrey Local Group|
An illustrated talk on the birds of countryside and garden, concluding with Surrey's top ten most numerous birds.
|Thu Jan 9th||WALKING|| Windlesham and Sunningdale Golf Course (3 miles) 10:00 start|
Leader Linda Haller 07754 170186
Meet in public car park beside the Brickmakers PH, Chertsey Road, Windlesham GU20 6HT
Nat. Grid Ref SU 949645
Sat Nav’s 51.22.18 N 0.38.16 W
51.37195 N 0.63777 W
A walk through woodland and Sunningdale Golf Course
|Thu Jan 16th||WALKING||The Wallis Collection Museum|
Meet at Waterloo station opposite platform 19 at 10.30 (travel card needed)
Art works and armour in a fine London house just north of Oxford Street. Entrance free.
The walk will depend on the weather!
|Thu Jan 23rd||WALKING||Windsor Great Park (3. miles) 10:00 start|
Leader Caroline Thomas 07791 360721
Meet in Bishopsgate Road, Englefield Green Nr Fox & Hounds PH (TW20 0XU)
Nat. Grid Ref SU 978721
Sat Nav’s 51.26.24 N 0.35.34 W
51.44025 N 0.59278 W
Easy going walk in the park – no styles.
|Tue Jan 28th||SOCIAL HISTORY||Elsie & Mairi Go To War - Malcolm Stewart|
|Mon Feb 3rd||Meeting||A Tale of Two Oceans - Chris Martin|
Ocean rowing adventures across the Atlantic(solo) and Pacific(pair)
Guinness Book of Records.
|Tue Feb 25th||SOCIAL HISTORY||Jack the Ripper - Diane Bishop|
|Mon Mar 2nd||Meeting||It is not all at sea - RNLI - Colin Brown|
Colin is a semi-retired Electrical Engineer with experience in managing, quality, training and aircraft maintenance.
The R.N.L.I. is the charity that saves lives at sea. Volunteers account for 95% of people who are selfless, dependable, trustworthy and courageous. The year of inception was 1824, they are on call 24 hours a day.
|Tue Mar 24th||SOCIAL HISTORY||My Family History - Jim Harris|
|Tue Apr 28th||SOCIAL HISTORY||Local Pubs - Emma, Chertsey Museum|
|Tue Sep 22nd||SOCIAL HISTORY||Fashion and the Titanic - Grace Evans, Chertsey Museum|