Whitby Whaler

Events

SJAH will be closed from Saturday 28th March until further notice.

Any group meetings held in the SJAH will therefore not be held and members are asked to keep in touch with their Leaders, who will be kept informed, for further information from that date.

Coffee mornings take place every month at St John Ambulance Hall, usually on the third Saturday of the month @ 10am-11:30am. See below for future dates and times.

Monthly lectures take place at St John Ambulance Hall and cover a variety of topics. Details of forthcoming lectures are given below - see the Monthly Lecture Group page in the section headed "Groups" for further details.

Outings – Regular outings are organised - see below for details.


Dates for your Diary
April 2020
Fri Apr 17thSocialCANCELLED - Monthly Whaler Barn Dance 2020

Venue: Spa Pavilion – Exhibition Hall – downstairs (lift)
Time: 2pm - 4pm (with a short break)
Cost: £2.50 U3A Members and guests
Live Music - Suitable for beginners and experienced.
No need to have a partner
Come along and enjoy an afternoon of fun!
Wed Apr 22ndHolidayTrip to Sorrento. POSTPONED

Steve at Whitby Travel has secured us a terrific holiday to Sorento on 22nd April, 2020 flying from Leeds Bradford Airport with Jet 2 Holidays.

Staying at the Hotel La Vue D'Or. This is a 7 night holiday, half board for £625 per person based on two people sharing, for single occupancy the price is £979.

"The charismatic hotel La Vue D'Or rests peacefully amongst the hills on the outskirts of Sorrento. The Hotel is a fantastic choice for a quiet, relaxing retreat with easy access to Sorrento resort centre"

Anyone interested in this holiday would simply need to pop into Whitby Travel on Flowergate to reserve their place.
Sun Apr 26thOutingThe next concert outing will also be to the Sage Gateshead

On Sunday 26th April and will feature the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Programme: Victoria Borisova-Ollas; Open Ground; Bruch; Violin Concerto (soloist Nicola Bernadetti); Sibelius; Symphony No.2.

Book at coffee mornings or contact Trevor Barrowcliffe on 600963.
Sun Apr 26thOutingHARROGATE SPRING FLOWER SHOW - CANCELLED due to lack of interest see Jan for refund

contact Jan on 07949264022
May 2020
Wed May 27thMeetingSorento Trip 27th May, 2020,

Steve at Whitby Travel has secured us a terrific holiday to Sorento on 27th May, 2020 flying from Leeds Bradford Airport with Jet 2 Holidays.

Staying at the Hotel La Vue D'Or. This is a 7 night holiday, half board for £625 per person based on two people sharing, for single occupancy the price is £979.

"The charismatic hotel La Vue D'Or rests peacefully amongst the hills on the outskirts of Sorrento. The Hotel is a fantastic choice for a quiet, relaxing retreat with easy access to Sorrento resort centre"

Anyone interested in this holiday would simply need to pop into Whitby Travel on Flowergate to reserve their place.
June 2020
Mon Jun 1stOutingGardening Group

Bookings are now being taken for visit to Stillingfleet Lodge Garden on June 1st with buffet lunch at Naburn Marina included in the cost of £26.00.

Book at the coffee morning or at the meeting to avoid disappointment.
Tue Jun 23rd
→Thu Jun 25th
Summer SchoolCaptain Cook Event. (dates 23rd, 24th & 25th June)

This summer we are hosting a two-day event based on the history of Captain Cook, his voyages and life in the area. This is being held jointly with the Yorkshire and Humber Region and we will be welcoming guests from all over the region, as well as a few from further afield; the event is now open to all our members if they wish to register. Cost is £60 per delegate, and this includes lectures and films about Captain Cook, visits to the Cook Museum in Whitby, the Birthplace Museum in Marton, and the School Museum in Great Ayton.

Two lunches are included, as well as entry to the social evening, with entertainment and dinner (see below).

Further information and application forms can be downloaded from our website (links section), or by contacting Trevor Barrowcliffe on 01947 600963 or at twbarrowcliffe@yahoo.co.uk
Wed Jun 24thSocialSummer Social (date 24th June)

As part of the Captain Cook event we will be organising a summer social for our guests, with dinner and entertainment, music and dancing.

This will be on at the Pavilion,at 7 for 7.30pm. This is included in the price for the Captain Cook event.

Members who just wish to come to the social will be able to purchase tickets separately whenever the next coffee morning takes place – cost to be announced.
Fri Jun 26thSocialMonthly Whaler Barn Dance 2020

Venue: Spa Pavilion – Exhibition Hall – downstairs (lift)
Time: 2pm - 4pm (with a short break)
Cost: £2.50 U3A Members and guests
Live Music - Suitable for beginners and experienced.
No need to have a partner
Come along and enjoy an afternoon of fun!
July 2020
Fri Jul 10thSocialMonthly Whaler Barn Dance 2020

Venue: Spa Pavilion – Exhibition Hall – downstairs (lift)
Time: 2pm - 4pm (with a short break)
Cost: £2.50 U3A Members and guests
Live Music - Suitable for beginners and experienced.
No need to have a partner
Come along and enjoy an afternoon of fun!
September 2020
Fri Sep 4thMeetingRegistration Day will be on September 4th in the Whitby Spa

We shall have to find some new committee members then so that’s something to keep in mind.
October 2020
Sat Oct 10thMeetingAGM will be on October 10th in the Rifle Club.

We shall have to find some new committee members then so that’s something to keep in mind.

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