Wantage & Grove

DIARY OF EVENTS FOR 2022

See Notice Board on WELCOME page for late changes to this programme.
All Meetings start at 2pm in Grove Parish Church Hall unless stated otherwise.

For more information on activities etc within individual GROUPS, click on the relevant GROUP heading below


Dates for your Diary
Social Events
Fri Jun 17th 11 am - 12 pm Coffee Morning at the Beacon, Wantage.
Both new and existing members are welcome to come along to meet new people, to find answers to any questions that you may have, or just for a chat with others. After all, our u3a offers a mix of interests and activities, is about friendship and opportunities to try different activities or explore topics.
Tue Aug 2nd 2 pm Summer Tea at Millets Farm, Frilford. The cost will be £12.50 for a cream tea with cake.
Holidays
Thu Sep 1st
→Mon Sep 5th
This holiday is organised by Barnes Coaches Ltd and will take place from Thursday 1st September to Monday 5th September 2022. We will be staying at the Livermead Cliff Hotel, Torquay, on the seafront. This is on a B&B + EM basis and with 2 included excursions, one of which involves a train trip.
The cost is £445pp, with a supplement of £60 for single occupancy. Please note that there is already a Waiting List for the single rooms. Twin and double rooms are available. Also, as this holiday is not restricted to our u3a members, a relative or friend can come to share a room with you.
If you are interested, please pick up an Application Form at the u3a Tuesday Meeting, or contact Vera Kastner to ask questions, etc.
Please note that the deposit of £60pp needs to be made payable to Barnes Coaches Ltd, not u3a, and then given or sent to Vera Kastner, together with your completed Application Form to secure a place.
Art
Mon Jun 6th 10 am Grove Parish Church in the small hall
Art Appreciation
Tue May 24th Visit Pissarro exhibition at the Ashmolean. Pre booking advisable. Aim to meet there at 2pm.
Gardeners
Thu Jun 9th 2 pm Lyn's garden - plant swop.
Music Makers
Wed May 25th 2 pm in Grove Village Hall
Play Reading
Mon Jun 20th 2 pm at Maude House
Pub Quiz
Tue May 31st 8.45 pm Abingdon Arms
Tue Jun 14th 8.45 pm Abingdon Arms
Scrabble
Fri May 27th 2 pm at Linda's house
Walking A
Sat May 28th Walk around Scutchamer Knob/Ridgeway led by Pauline Walters and Jill Vale
Sat Jun 25th Walk around the Ilsleys led by Keith Mansell
Sat Jul 23rd Walk around Larkhill/Monument/Lockinge led by Andrew and Sue Gregory