Witham & District (Essex)

Events

Unless specifically stated, all GENERAL meetings take place at

Spring Lodge
Powers Hall End
Witham CM8 2HE

on the 4th Thursday of the month, starting at 2:00pm. All meetings from June 2018 to November 2019 are now included.

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Witham & District (Essex)

EVENTS TEAM
Events Team - Group Leader: Linda Bateman
Members of the managing committee are: Carol West, Jan Bigwood, Jan Dowding

Full details of Events can be found in "Dates for your Diary" listed below , or by contacting
Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird link (RH side of page).


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Nov 28th Annual General Meeting.
Thu Jan 23rd 2020 "Dabs and DNA Detect Criminals". by Chris Truran
Thu Feb 27th 2020 "The Essex Scrubber" by Christine Beedle.
Thu Mar 26th 2020 "How To Do Everything and be Happy" by Peter Jones.
Thu Apr 23rd 2020 "The Yanks Are Coming" by Linda Scholes
Thu May 28th 2020 "The Crop Circle Mystery" by Andy Thomas
Thu Jun 25th 2020 "Women At War" by Peter Batty
Thu Jul 23rd 2020 "50 Years in Rock n Roll" by Andy Goldsmith.
Thu Aug 27th 2020 "Essex Murders" by Linda Stratmann.
Thu Sep 24th 2020 "90 Years Of Social History" by Andy Bennett.
Thu Oct 22nd 2020 "My Life In Ladies Underware" by Terry Tasber.
Thu Nov 26th 2020 " From Titanic To Harry Potter, The Highs and Lows of a Stunt woman's Life by Lucy Allan.
Thu Dec 10th 2020 Pete George, vocalist and guitarist for the Christmas Party.
Outings
Thu Dec 12th CHRISTMAS PARTY @ SPRING LODGE,CHIPPING HILL, WITHAM

Doors will be open @ 1.45pm for a 2.00pm start.

Come and join us and be entertained by 'Tricks of the Trade' (Duo) along with Christmas nibbles, tea, coffee and soft drinks, as much as you can drink, and of course the bar will be open!

Admission: £5.00pp - each ticket will be printed with a free raffle number.

The Team will be taking names and money at the October U3A meeting - tickets will be issued at the November meeting.
Thu Feb 13th 2020 TUTANKHAMUN - 'TREASURE OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH @ THE SAATCHI GALLERY, KING'S ROAD, LONDON, SW1

This absolutely amazing exhibition will unveil more than 150 original objects from the tomb of Tutankhamun and 60 pieces travelling out of Egypt for the first time.
This is a 'free flow' tour with a timed entrance.

Tickets: £45.00pp for members and £47.00pp for non-members.
Departure: Freeport @ 09.00am and onto Witham Old PO @ 09.15am.

Contact: Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird Link (RH side of page)
Fri Mar 27th 2020 'PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT - THE MUSICAL' @ IPSWICH REGENT THEATRE, SUFFOLK

As this is a 5.00pm matinee performance,we will be arriving at the theatre approximately 3.30pm allowing time for refreshments only. There are cafes and bars nearby.

Tickets: £52.00pp for members and £54.00pp for non-members.

Departure: Freeport @ 2.15pm and onto Witham Old PO @2.30pm

Contact: Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird Link (RH side of page).
Local History
Tue Dec 3rd Talk: Eat Drink and be Merry, fasts and feasts in the Tudor Age.
Pat and Barbara Elliot.