Monthly Meetings 2019-2020
Second Wednesday of the Month
There is a monthly general meeting of Syston & District U3A on the second Wednesday of each month. The meetings are held at Syston Conservative Club,(Malthouse Suite) High St, Syston.
A short session of announcements is followed by a speaker. Guest speakers have been arranged until April 2020 and are listed below.
Doors open 10.00am
Refreshments & Mingling 10.00 - 10.30am
Announcements 10.30 -10.45am
Speaker 10.45 -11.40am
Meeting closes at 11.45am
SPEAKER & EVENTS PROGRAMME
|Dates for your Diary|
|Wed Nov 13th||The rise and fall of the Leicestershire Trams. A nostalgic look at tram travel in Leicestershire. Malcolm Riddle|
|Wed Dec 11th||Christmas Social. Surprises & contributions from members|
|Wed Jan 8th 2020||Wildlife Habitats in Sherwood Forest, A photographic talk on the variety of wildlife we can find within a short distance. Barbara Meyer|
|Wed Feb 12th 2020||The Pale Blue Dot, Earth from Space. Combining photography with science to look at our place in the Universe. Andrew Lound|
|Wed Mar 11th 2020||Mosaics – my work as a mosaic artist.|
Julie Vernon is an award winning mosaic artist working from her Nottinghamshire studio. Julie will give an overview of her creative practice in a Powerpoint presentation highlighting some of her recent projects and commissions.
|Wed Apr 8th 2020||You Cannot be Serious! Tales of a Wimbledon Umpire. Alan Gray|
|Wed May 13th 2020||Joyce Grenfell. A comic genius and fascinating character. Rosie Woodland|
|Fri Nov 1st||Trip to the NEC Christmas Craft Fair, Cost £15, leaving The Green, Syston at 9.30. |
Organised by Elaine Yarwood Theatre group enquiry who will take the names of anyone else who wants to go in case someone drops out.
|Thu Mar 12th 2020||The Phantom of the Opera at the Curve Theatre, matinee performance.|
40 seats have been obtained, and a few are still available, contact Elaine Yarwood Theatre group enquiry, a £10 deposit is required.