Toddington

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Many thanks for an extremely entertaining talk from Janet Stow this month. Cinderella came alive to the audience.

Antiques
Next meetings are
March 5th Sewing Items
April 9th Bamboo and Rattan
May 14th Glass and Mirrors

Art Appreciation
Held in members homes. For more information contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

Book Groups
There are two Book Groups - 2nd Tuesday currently full and the 3rd Friday which is held in the Library
In the afternoon from 2.15 - 4.15 new members welcome.
Theme for March Authors with the surname starting M N or O.
April - Thriller/Crime
May - Votes for Women
June. - Autobiography
July. - Jo Jo Moyes

Bridge
Next meetings are every 1st and 3rd Tuesday afternoons. All abilities are welcome.

Coach Trips
Wednesday May 2nd. A Taste of Leicestershire
Wednesday June 20th. Downton Abbey Country
Wednesday September 19th. Coronations and Celebrations - London

Computer Workshop
For further information about this group, please contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

Creative Writing
Currently held in a members home.
Next Meetings - Feb. 8th Theme Town/City
March 8th. T.B.A

Discussion Group
The next meeting of the discussion group will be held on Wednesday March 7th - Has Political Correctness gone too far.
This new group is proving very popular, come along and air your thoughts

Games
A variety of board games available. Every 2nd Tuesday 2-4 in Toddington Village Hall Lounge
dates Feb 13th
March 13th
April 10th
May 8th

Gardening
Meet in the Village Hall at 10am on the 4th Friday of the month
Next Meeting - February 26th Chris Day from Buckingham Nurseries - Houseplants
March 26th Kings Arms Garden Ampthill meet in Toddington Village Hall Car park for
Car share cost £1.50
April 23rd meet in TVH car park for car share to Close Cottage, Soulbury cost £7 to include
Tea and cake NOTE NEW TIME 1.30pm.

History
Meet in Village Hall Lounge
March 9th History of Wrest Park - Margaret Tilstone
April 13th. Development of Schoolgirl Fiction - Janet Stow
May 11th. Outing to the Panacea Museum in Bedford

Latin
For more information about this group please contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

Line Dancing
Held every Monday morning at 10am in the Methodist Church Hall.

Munch Bunch
A social lunch at various venues in the area. Bookings taken at Open Meetings. Next Munch Bunch at the Carpenters Arms, please see the notices on the Welcome page

Music Appreciation
There are two groups which meet at members homes. For more information contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

Needlecraft
Held in members homes for more information contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

Open Meetings
Monday February 19th. CROCODILES AND ANGELS - Journey of the novel from inception to publication - Carolyn Belcher
Monday March 19th. WILDLIFE RICHES OF COSTA RICA - Anne Scott
Monday April 16th. WHIPSNADE - Anne Ledger
Monday May 21st. A.G.M all members welcome.

Painting for Pleasure
Meet on the 1st Friday of the month in the Village Hall Lounge. Themes vary monthly.
Dates for your diary
March. 2nd
April. 6th
May. 4th

Poetry
Meet in members homes, contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com

12th March - Topic - TBA

Striders
This group is not available at the moment, it is planned to resume in late Spring.

Strollers
Strollers will start again on Thursday 1st February. The walk will be around Marston Moretaine. Meet in the Village Hall Car park at 10 am. All welcome.
Feb. 15th. Hockliffe
March 1st. Toddington
March 15th Houghton Hall Park
March. 29th Rushmere

We are looking for new committee members, if you can spare a few hours a month, please contact tu3a.chair@gmail.com
If you have heard a good Speaker recently, we are always on the lookout for recommendations for the next few months.
Please contact the above.