Thetford

Meetings & Group Events

Monthly meetings are held on the 4th Thursday in the month at 1:45 pm in The Carnegie Room.

Jan 23rdSouth DakotaFraser Harrison
Feb 27thHoxne HoardTony Diamond
Mar 17thOpen Day1.00 at Leisure Centre
Mar 26thProject DukenPat Alkar
April 23rdMaking our MagazineTony Dobbin
May 28thGilbert & SullivanBernard Locket
June 25thAGM & Ancestral HeritageSarah Doig
July 23rdBury TowerHorace Parsons
Aug 27thTrinity HouseKarl Lumbers
Sept 24thTravels in IndiaLynn Ready
Oct 22ndOpen Day & Fools GoldSteve Robson
Nov 26thFestive Themes Doreen Read
Dec 10thXmas Social

Please let us know if you have any comments or suggestions about speakers or topics.


Dates for your Diary
Social Events
Tue Mar 17th Thetford U3A Open Day at The Leisure Centre
Badminton
Wed Jan 29th 10 till 12 Noon,Leisure centre,
Main hall, Croxton Road, Thetford
Wed Feb 5th 10 till 12 Noon,Leisure centre,Main Hall,
Croxton Road,Thetford
Chess
Thu Jan 30th from 9-30am at the coffee lounge Salvation army Thetford.
Coffee Morning Group
Thu Feb 13th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Feb 27th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Mar 12th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Mar 26th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Apr 9th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Apr 23rd 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu May 14th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu May 28th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Jun 11th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Thu Jun 25th 10-11.30am in the Salvation Army Coffee Lounge in Magdalen Street, Thetford.
Gardening
Mon Feb 3rd 10-12am at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Planning for Spring and Summer in the garden.
Mon Feb 17th Visit to BTO to see the snowdrops and a talk by the BTO on insects etc in the garden TBC.
Mon Mar 2nd 10-12am at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Seed sowing and Spring planting.
Mon Mar 16th Group visit to Brandon Garden Centre. (IP27 0PW) where we will receive advice on the types and use of composts. Meet there at 10.30am.
Mon Apr 6th 10-12am at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Talk by Simon from Peter Beales, subject to be selected.
Mon Apr 20th Visit to Norfolk Herbs (Dereham) TBC
Mon May 4th 10-12am at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Dig for Victory DVD and quiz.
Mon May 18th Visit to Rougham Nursery (IP30 9LZ) meet there at 10.30am
Mon Jun 1st 10-12am at Church on the Way, Churchill Road,
Wildlife in the garden.
Mon Jun 15th Garden visit to be arranged.
Marquetry
Wed Feb 19th 2-4pm at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Wed Mar 18th 2-4pm at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Wed Apr 15th 2-4pm at Church on the Way, Churchill Road,
Wed May 20th 2-4pm at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Wed Jun 17th 2-4pm at Church on the Way, Churchill Road.
Photography
Fri Feb 28th Field trip to Anglesey Abbey for the spring gardens
Fri Mar 27th Using long exposures and ND filters, led by Robert at the Church On The Way (10am back hall)
Short Tennis
Tue Feb 4th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Feb 11th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Feb 18th No short tennis due to half term
Tue Feb 25th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Mar 3rd 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Mar 10th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Mar 17th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Mar 24th 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Tue Mar 31st 12.15 - 13.15 Breckland Leisure Centre, Croxton Road, Thetford. IP 24 1 JD
Table Tennis 2
Mon Feb 3rd 12pm to 2pm at the leisure centre thetford.
Walking under five miles
Mon Feb 10th Our walk today will be a local route according to weather conditions
Mon Feb 24th Nunnery lakes
Mon Mar 9th new route: Warrener and wood
Mon Mar 23rd Barnham Common Riverside
Mon Apr 6th Garden centre loop
Mon Apr 20th Kingfisher lake and wood
Mon May 4th Sainsbury wood walk
Mon May 18th Lakenheath nature reserve
Mon Jun 1st New route: Thorpe wood
Mon Jun 15th Brandon Country Park
Mon Jun 29th Joe Blunts Lane loop this walk to include a stop for a pub lunch to celebrate our 2nd group birthday
Mon Jul 13th Barnham Common Tree and Kimms belt side

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