The Rodings & Surrounding Area

Events

CORONAVIRUS. FOR INFORMATION ON CHANGES TO OUR PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS, STUDY DAYS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES, DUE TO THE PANDEMIC, PLEASE RING 01277 362043.
RU3A MEMBERS WHO ARE SELF-ISOLATING AND IN NEED OF PARTICULAR HELP, PLEASE ALSO RING 01277 362043.

We meet on the first Tuesday of each month at
THE ROOM IN THE RODINGS, DUNMOW ROAD, BEAUCHAMP RODING, ESSEX CM5 0PF
which is situated on the B184 two miles north of Fyfield. The doors open at 1.45 p.m. and there is usually a visiting speaker at approximately 2.30 p.m.

Future outings are listed below. Full details and booking procedure may be viewed by following the appropriate link as shown below.

Unless otherwise indicated, Study Days, Social Events and Workshops may be booked by sending a cheque for the appropriate amount to Mrs Elaine Pugh, The Bungalow, The Chase, Barnston, Dunmow, CM6 1LX. Please make cheques payable to The Rodings U3A and enclose a note with your membership number, the event required and a contact email or phone number. Further information from Louise on 01277 362043 or at ru3ainfo@gmail.com


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Tue Apr 7th MEETING CANCELLED.
Tue May 5th The Rise, Fall and Rise Again of London Docklands. Maggie Piper, a blue badge guide, will explain. MEETING UNDER REVIEW.
Tue Jun 2nd Mind the Gap. David Williams, a City of London Guide, will speak about the history of the Tube.
Tue Jul 7th No speaker.
Tue Aug 4th My Love of Africa. Tom Way's talk will be illustrated with his wildlife photography.
Tue Sep 1st No speaker.
Tue Oct 6th The Art of Bee Keeping. A talk by Andy Bennett.
Tue Nov 3rd History through Essex Foods. Pauline & Keith Lovell will explain.
Tue Dec 1st TBA
Outings
Tue May 12th Greenwich, College & Painted Hall. A coach trip to Greenwich and its many attractions. We shall visit the Painted Hall which has recently undergone a multi-million pound restoration and the Chapel, after which your visit could include the Royal Observatory, the Cutty Sark or the National Maritime Museum. TRIP POSTPONED.
Tue May 12th Greenwich - coach only. On arrival you will be free to explore Greenwich as you choose. TRIP POSTPONED
Study Days
Wed Apr 8th The Royal Collection. A study of the collection lead by local expert Oliver Everett at Aythorpe Roding village hall. Please click here for further information and booking details Royal Collection. TALK POSTPONED.
Mon May 11th Study of Trees Run by Essex Association of U3As - click here for full details