Tadcaster & Villages

First Open Meeting

The Mayor of Tadcaster Town Council, Steve Cobb, attended the first open Members’ Meeting of Tadcaster & Villages U3A on Monday 21 October 2019. The meeting was a great success and 17 new members signed up on the day, giving a total of 57 members having joined since the Inaugural Meeting in September.

The Mayor, (also a member of Tadcaster & Villages U3A) presented John Fielding, (U3A Treasurer) with a cheque for £250.00. The Mayor said that he was delighted to have been able to present the cheque on behalf of the Tadcaster Town Council. John thanked the Mayor and accepted the cheque on behalf of the Tadcaster & Villages U3A.

During his speech, The Mayor highlighted that isolation was an issue for some people, and he believed that the U3A would help towards resolving this by bringing people together. The Mayor closed his speech by wishing everyone ‘Good Luck’ in Tadcaster & Villages U3A.

There are currently 19 activities that members’ have identified they want to learn or take part in; the “Days Out” activity has already begun. The U3A is dependent on people as it is run by the members themselves. “Learn, laugh and live” is the U3A motto. If you want to find out more, why not come along to the next members’ meeting on Monday, on 18 November from 1pm to 3pm. Everyone is welcomed.

Please note that we have vacancies on the U3A Steering Committee and if you are interested in joining us please contact the Tadcaster & Villages U3A Business Secretary via email: secretary1tadu3a@gmail.com.