Whickham and District u3a held it's first 'face to face' main meeting on the 13th October 2021. A talk was given by Harold Dobson called 'The Return of the Red Kites'. Nearly 40 members were pleased to eventually meet up with friends and have a good old natter.
The first Regional Event since lockdown was held also on the 13th October at the Great North Museum. A fascinating day full of interactive sessions eg looking at local archaeology, Egyptology and Decolonisation, Natural History quizzes
Whickham and District u3a are in the process of opening up again in accordance with Government Guidelines. Information has been sent re St. Mary's Guidelines to all members in the past week.
Lots of information re the Groups slowly returning is available on the Groups page so please take a look.
A stroll in July 2021 took place around Whickham and through Chase Park in memory of Brenda Nunn who sadly passed away the beginning of 2020.
Members of Whickham and District u3a had a pitch at the annual Fun Dog Show in Chase Park. It was held in August 2021 to raise awareness of u3a.
All Newsletters have valuable information as to how Whickham and District u3a have been reconnecting and are still connecting with members and looking forward to the future.
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