Whitby Whaler

Events

Coffee Mornings & Social 3rd Saturday each Month - 10am-11:30am @ Whitby Rifle Club

Events are held regular and will be updated below

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


Dates for your Diary
May 2022
Thu May 26thOutingJOSEPH and the AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

starring Jason Donovan as the Pharaoh.

Newcastle Theatre Royal matinee Thursday 26th May 2022

Again Coach leaves Whitby at 9 am returns 7pm approx.

I am now collecting £48 for this trip.

Please confirm if you signed up and see me with payment asap with cash or cheque to Whitby Whaler U3A

Thank you for supporting our Theatre Outings Group.
June 2022
Wed Jun 1stSocialWe will be celebrating 40 years of the u3a and the Queens Platinum Jubilee.

Picnic in the Park 12 noon to 4pm 1st June 2022

Bring your own picnic to a free event at the Rugby Club to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee and also the 40thAnniversary of the founding of the u3a.

There will be stalls, games, competitions and a quiz. Lots of fun for everyone!

Entertainment will be provided by the Whaler Band, the Ukeleles and the Whaler Choir.

Entry is free but please get a ticket (we need an idea of numbers) from the May Social or by ringing Janice Shade on 07798647488. Tickets are limited.

If you can help in any way by manning stalls, selling raffle tickets etc.or you can bake for a cake stall, all donations gratefully received, please let Janice know.

Join in to celebrate this milestone and learn, laugh, and live!
Tue Jun 7thOutingGardening Group

7th June - Breezy Knees Gardens entry and coach - £18 (No food: Bring a picnic or small cafe available)

Please also add to the "trips must be paid in full" section 'please submit payment in an envelope with name and contact details.

Members attending talks will have priority if over subscribed.'

Joint Leaders: Jan Jennings - email - jan.jenn@hotmail.com
Joyce Stangoe - email - joyce.stangoe@gmail.com
Contact telephone - Jan - 07949264022 or Joyce 07868 956919
Sat Jun 18thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.
Tue Jun 21stOther

Monthly Lecture Series Tuesday morning / 10.00 – 12.00

Venue: Flowergate Hall Community Arts Centre (just behind the United Reformed Church at the top of Flowergate)

Presentations normally take place on the morning of the third Tuesday each month (* not in normal sequence).

Coffee/tea prior to the lecture session – which usually starts around 10.15am.

Tuesday, June 21st – to be announced

July 2022
Mon Jul 4thOutingGardening Group

Wed. 4th July

Trip & Talk Havoc Hall, Oswaldkirk & Lunch

Trip cost approx £35

Jan Jennings - email - jan.jenn@hotmail.com
Joyce Stangoe - email - joyce.stangoe@gmail.com
Contact telephone - Jan - 07949264022 or Joyce 07868 956919
Thu Jul 21st
→Fri Jul 22nd
Social3rd Age Stagers

"Quiz Night at The Schooner Inn"

The show, open to all, will be at the Rifle Club on 21st and 22nd July 7.30 tickets costing £2 are available at social coffee mornings and from the Rifle Club bar or contact Jan Jennings direct on 07949264022 jan.jenn@hotmail.com
Mon Jul 25th
→Thu Jul 28th
Summer SchoolYorkshire & Humberside Summer School

Monday 25th - Thursday 28th July 2022

Lots of courses on offer - Archaeology, Philosophy, Family History, Portrait Painting etc.

The courses fill up very quickly so I would advise if you are interested that you apply as soon as possible.

Download the pdf file opposite
August 2022
Mon Aug 8thMeetingGardening Group

8th August - Summer Open Gardens, Sleights and Afternoon tea £5

Please also add to the "trips must be paid in full" section 'please submit payment in an envelope with name and contact details.

Members attending talks will have priority if over subscribed.'
Sat Aug 20thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.
September 2022
Sat Sep 3rdSocialWhitby Whalers’ u3a Registration Day

Please note that the Registration Day in September has been moved from 10am on Friday 2nd to 10am on Saturday 3rd September.

Access will be available on Friday 2nd September for group conveners/committee members to set up tables and displays. More details will be forthcoming soon.
Sat Sep 17thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.
Thu Sep 22ndOutingSouth Pacific for the 2pm matinee performance on Thursday 22nd September at Newcastle. Places are filling up fast!

Please contact me to reserve your place if you would like to go.

I will be at the Socials in April and May when I will start taking money in.

As expected the ticket and coach prices have risen sharply since we last booked.

The total cost for this trip will be £62 each. Newcomers welcome!
October 2022
Sat Oct 15thMeetingSaturday 15th October 2022: u3a AGM
Sat Oct 15thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.
November 2022
Thu Nov 17thOutingLES MISERABLES on 17th November at Sunderland

2.30 Matinee. £63

Please contact me if you would like to go.

All Newcomers welcome!
Rose Corner (organiser)
Sat Nov 19thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.
December 2022
Sat Dec 17thSocialSocial Coffee Morning 10am-12pm

Venue - Whitby Rifle Club

Come along and meet new and old friends over a cup of tea or coffee.

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