Wandsworth

Events


Dates for your Diary
January 2020
Mon Jan 27thTooting LocalTooting Local – join us for a chat and a coffee / drink – all members welcome especially those living in & around Tooting

Meet Helen from 11am in the Graveney & Meadow Pub, close to Tooting Broadway tube on Mitcham Road.
Thu Jan 30thMeetingExtra Members meeting
NOW CANCELLED - APOLOGIES
February 2020
Tue Feb 4thPhotography & AV/VideoOur next outing will be to beautiful and fascinating Greenwich, we'll visit the old market, Queen's House and the old Naval College. We will catch the boat and enjoy the truly photogenic views along the Thames to Greenwich, £3.30 with Oyster or Freedom Pass.

Meet at 11am outside the river exit of Embankment tube station.
The review will be held on Tuesday 11th February in Starbucks, Wandsworth town centre at 11am


All are welcome to come and tag along even if you're not part of the photography group but I will need proof of your membership of U3A.
Thu Feb 6thGallery & Museum visitsA visit to Kenwood House, Hampstead Heath.
Helen L. has kindly arranged a free guided tour.

NB - NUMBERS ARE LIMITED AND AND ONLY PEOPLE WHO HAVE PRE BOOKED WITH HELEN WILL BE ABLE TO GO.

Check the email newsletter for Helen's email address to book.
Thu Feb 6thPutney PalsPutney Pals – join us for a chat and a coffee / drink – all members welcome especially those living in Putney

Meet Linda from 11am in the Rocket Pub (behind St Mary's Church. on Putney High St)
Mon Feb 10thGuided Walks & VisitsLondon Guided walk - East of the City
Meet Helen 11:00 outside Tower Hill tube station.
Mon Feb 17thMeetingIn 2006, Russian defector Alexander Litvinenko was murdered in London. There is clear evidence that the crime was initiated by the Russian security services.
His widow, Marina Litvinenko will be in discussion with John Dobson & will cover her life with Alexander and her campaign since his death to reveal the truth.

MEMBERS ONLY

Members Monthly Meeting.
2pm to 4pm at The Penfold Centre, 1 Neville Gill Close - SW18 4TJ
(Behind Southside Shopping centre, facing King George's Park).
Tue Feb 18thBird Watching and wildlifeOur monthly visit to Barnes Wetland Centre
Meet inside at the chairs and tables in the open area at 11am.

The Wetlands has a good bus service (485 stops right at the door) and a decent sized car park. Barnes station is about a ten minute walk away.
Fri Feb 21stStudy DaySurrey Network Study Day “Astronomy - including Mercury & Moons of the Solar system”.

Takes place at Menuhin Hall, Cobham, Surrey. 09.30 to 4:00.
£10.00 per member for the day.
Details, application form and full timetable of lectures available via the Surrey U3A website.
Mon Feb 24thTooting Localjoin us for a chat and a coffee / drink – all members welcome especially those living in & around Tooting

Meet Helen from 11am in the Graveney & Meadow Pub (close to Tooting Broadway tube on Mitcham Rd.)
Thu Feb 27thAmblesDetails to be confirmed.
March 2020
Thu Mar 5thPutney PalsOur next meeting will be at The Rocket, Putney behind St. Mary's church.

A lovely friendly group of people, come and say hello!

You don't have to live in Putney just come along if you enjoy company and a chat.
Mon Mar 9thGuided Walks & VisitsIn the steps of Beau Brummell. A guided walk around St James's.
Meet Helen at Green Park tube station (Green Park exit) at 11am.
Mon Mar 16thMeetingSpeaker will be Emma Anthony, Wandsworth's Archivist, who will talk us through some of Wandsworth's history & the records available locally.

At the Penfold Centre at 2pm.
Penfold is at the back of the Wandsworth Town shopping centre and opposite King George's park.
Wed Mar 18thGallery & Museum visitsA visit 2 Temple Place, home of the Astor's.

Meet in the front garden of 2 Temple Place, off Victoria Embankment at 11am to visit the temporary exhibition Visionary Women Collecting Textiles
Leader Joan I. Free entry.

Nearest Tube Station: Temple
Thu Mar 26thAmblesDetails to be confirmed.
April 2020
Mon Apr 20thMeetingJohn Hawks will tell us about the Chapter House of Merton Priory.

Members Monthly Meeting.
2pm to 4pm at The Penfold Centre, 1 Neville Gill Close - SW18 4TJ
(Behind Southside Shopping centre, facing King George's Park).
Thu Apr 23rdAmblesDetails to be confirmed.

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