Sarum

Events

Our Monthly Meetings at which we have professional speakers are held on the third Wednesday of each month at St. Francis Church, Beatrice Road, Salisbury SP1 3PN.

Coffee is served from 10 a.m. and the meeting begins at 10.30 a.m., continuing until about 11.45 a.m.
We look forward to meeting you each month.

We often publish a preview or introduction to the forthcoming speakers at out monthly meetings. Look out for the Links for more information on the speakers.

In 2019 Sarum U3A celebrated 25 years of activity. Clink on the link to see how we commemorated this event

OUR SPEAKERS FOR 2019 WHERE:

January: Brian Freeland - "George Bernard Shaw"

February: Alan Jones, hypnotherapist - "Look into My Eyes".

March: AGM followed by Roger Hiron, - " Unusual, Chalk-Loving Plants for all Seasons".

April: Richard Vobes, entertainer - "From Extra to Fire Eater".

May: Groups Exhibition.

June: Liz Prest- " Just a Pop of Colour".

July: Jenny Mallin - " My British Raj Family".

August: Tom Way, Wildlife Photographer - "Exciting Wildlife from Around the World".

September. Heather Wylde - "The Sewing Room - A Ghost Story".

October: Ashley Jones - "Dracula Man and Myths".

November: Christopher Legrand - Granduer and Art of Tuscany

December: Paul Atterbury - Antiques Roadshow

Please see links for details of any special event

PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS FOR 2020
Due to the current health situation and suspension of U3A activities we are arranging whenever possible on-line Zoom lectures. These are listed in the programme for July and August. At present we do not know what the situation will be for the rest of the year, but we are assuming that speakers will be as listed. However we do not know the format of their presentation as yet or if they will go ahead. Details will be published as soon as possible.

July 15th 10.30 am: Tom Flynn - "European Enlightenment and the Evolution of the Universal Museum"
Zoom lecture. See link for description of lecture content.

August 19th 10.30 am: James Taylor - "The Forgotten Art of the Picture Postcard" Zoom Lecture

September: Philip Caine - "Barrow to Baghdad and Back Again"

October: Kevin Patience - "The Man Who Never Was"

November: Martin Lloyd - "Passports,Assassins,Traitors and Spies"

December: Mike Brook - "A Christmas Miscellany"

Dates for your Diary
Other Events
Tue Jun 22nd 2021 Publicity day to promote U3A. In conjunction with other Salisbury U3A groups there will be a marquee in the Market Square. See side link for more details.

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