Taunton

Events

Coronovirus Update 16.03.2020
We understand that the recent news and uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 situation may have caused you to think carefully about attending Taunton U3A activities in the foreseeable future. Your committee have discussed this serious development at length. Please open the link Coronavirus Update 16.03.2020 on the About Us page for the full text of the announcement.

'MEET AND GREET' Members, friends, visitors and anyone who would like to have a look at us, is invited to come along on the second Tuesday of each month to the Temple Methodist Church, Upper High Street, Taunton TA1 3PY.

Tea/coffee is on sale from 10.00am and the meeting starts at 10.30am. Lunch which must be ordered on arrival, is available from 12 noon.

There is usually a talk or presentation. It a great place to get to know people and provides the ideal opportunity to find out what is going on.

For further information, please contact our membership secretary Martin Straus on 07470 078131 or follow the link on the right of the page to make an email enquiry.

Please see the list below for details of forthcoming speakers.

SUNDAY LUNCH CLUB
Sunday lunches will take place on the first Sunday of the month and will be at the Taunton and Pickeridge Golf Club (TA3 7BY). For further information about the carvery and to make a reservation, please contact Christine King on 01823 274188 by the Thursday before at the latest.

SOCIAL EVENTS A subcommittee has been formed to organise social events for the current session. Please click on the link for details of the planned events. Team members to contact for individual events are Sue Heath and Carol Hobson. Please complete the booking form on the link to reserve places and post to the address on the form. You can also book places and make payments, preferably by cheque made payable to U3A Taunton, at the display tables at the monthly Meet and Greet meetings.

Coronovirus Update June 2020
All Social Events have been cancelled for the 2020 season and advance payments have been refunded to members. Social Events will resumed in 2021 in accordance with Government advice.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Jul 14th WW1 Stretcher Bearer's Sketches - Sue Doyle
Tue Aug 11th Adventures in Italy - Julia Cann
Tue Sep 8th New Orleans to New York (Jazz pianist and stories) - Roger Brown
Tue Oct 13th Annual General Meeting
Tue Nov 10th The Curious Mind of Leonardo da Vinci - Janet Diamond
Tue Dec 8th Christmas Social
Booklovers
Fri Aug 7th A Colourful Character from Literature.
Fri Sep 4th U3A Member Pat Iles - 'A Good Read'.
Fri Oct 2nd Fictional Book set in another Country.
Fri Nov 6th 'Remembrance' - War poetry or reading.
Fri Dec 4th A Literary Quiz.