York

W- Revisiting the Classics

This group offers the opportunity to re-read books and reflect on them, noting how one’s feeling about them may have changed over time. However, it is also a chance to “visit” a well-known author or novel, British or otherwise, for the first time and catch up on “essential” reading.

Titles are proposed by members, who will have the opportunity of introducing a book each month, as well as taking part in the general discussions. This year we are choosing novels not less than 50 years old.

Meetings take place on the 4th Friday of the month, from 2.00 till 4.00pm, starting on September 24th . There is no meeting in December or August.

We meet in the Friends Meeting House, York.

New members are welcome.

Please refer to the website on the right for further information and to see what novels we have read in previous years

To send an email to either of the group leaders, click on the pigeon on right hand side

Group Leader NamesMargarete Wells and Peter Wells
Contact phone01904 422414
VenueFell Room
Start Time2.00 pm
End Time3.45 pm
Cost£2.00
Start dateFriday 24 September 2021
More Group Pages
A- Art for Leisure A- Life Drawing 1 A- Life Drawing 2 A- Urban Sketch Group
C- Ageing Discussion C- Films Plus C- Mindfulness Based Living C- Mindfulness Practice Group
C- Press Cuttings D- Croquet D- Fit & Flexible - 2 Groups D- Indoor Bowls 1 & 2
D- Jive D- Petanque D- Racketball Tues & Thur D- Snooker Group
D- Table Tennis Thur D- Table Tennis Tues D- Water Fitness G- Bridge - Practice Play
G- Bridge Course-New Beginners G- Duplicate Bridge Group G- Mah Jong One G- Mah Jong Two
G- Play Cards G- Play Chess G- Thursday Bridge H- Cinema - The Early Days
H- Dipping into History H- Historical Walks H- History discussion group H- Military History
H- Social History Walks H- Walks Through Time L- Discover French Culture L- French -Café Rouge
L- French Conversation 2 L- German Conversation 1&2 L- Improving Oral German L- Italian - Post Beginners
L- Language and Linguistics L- Parliamo Italiano 2 L- Sign Language - Intro L- Sign Language -Cont
L- Spanish Continuers M- Classical Guitar M- Drama, Opera and Musicals M- Folk Music
M- Life and Works of JS Bach M- Listening to Jazz M- Music Circle M- Music Group
M- Music Miscellany M- Rock Music Appreciation M- Singing Together M- U3A Choir
M- Ukulele M- Ukulele Plus O- Bird Watching 1 O- Bird Watching Group 2
O- Cycling O- Geology of Yorkshire O- Nature Walks Group O- Over the Hill Walking Group
O- Rambling O- Strollers Walking O- Thursday Monthly Rambles O- Travel Abroad
O- Walking on the Wolds O- Walking–Enjoy Countryside O- Walks Around York P- Digital Photography
P- Embroidery with friends P- Fiddlesticks P- Flower Arranging P- Gardening
P- Gardening Group 2 P- Jam and Jigsaws P- Knit and Natter P- Stained Glass - 1, 2 & 3
P- Wine Appreciation Group R- Exploring Other Cultures R- Exploring the Bible R- Gods Amazing Book
R- Philosophy R- Spirituality S- Android Phones and Tablets S- Apple Mac Group
S- Facebook group S- iPad Users – Beginners S- iPad Users – Improvers S- Science and Society
S- Smartphone PhotoArt Group S- Windows Computer W- 21st Century Fiction W- Armchair Traveller
W- Children’s Literature W- Contemporary Literature W- Creative Writing W- Crime Fiction - 3 groups
W- Expanding Horizons W- Explore Early Modern Poetry W- Folk and Fairy Tales W- Getting to know Shakespeare
W- Play Reading - 2 Groups W- Poetry Group 2 W- Revisiting the Classics W- Shakespeare Appreciation
W- Write on W- Writing for us, Together W-Biography Reading Group 1 W-Biography Reading Group 2
More Group Pages
A- Art for Leisure A- Life Drawing 1
A- Life Drawing 2 A- Urban Sketch Group
C- Ageing Discussion C- Films Plus
C- Mindfulness Based Living C- Mindfulness Practice Group
C- Press Cuttings D- Croquet
D- Fit & Flexible - 2 Groups D- Indoor Bowls 1 & 2
D- Jive D- Petanque
D- Racketball Tues & Thur D- Snooker Group
D- Table Tennis Thur D- Table Tennis Tues
D- Water Fitness G- Bridge - Practice Play
G- Bridge Course-New Beginners G- Duplicate Bridge Group
G- Mah Jong One G- Mah Jong Two
G- Play Cards G- Play Chess
G- Thursday Bridge H- Cinema - The Early Days
H- Dipping into History H- Historical Walks
H- History discussion group H- Military History
H- Social History Walks H- Walks Through Time
L- Discover French Culture L- French -Café Rouge
L- French Conversation 2 L- German Conversation 1&2
L- Improving Oral German L- Italian - Post Beginners
L- Language and Linguistics L- Parliamo Italiano 2
L- Sign Language - Intro L- Sign Language -Cont
L- Spanish Continuers M- Classical Guitar
M- Drama, Opera and Musicals M- Folk Music
M- Life and Works of JS Bach M- Listening to Jazz
M- Music Circle M- Music Group
M- Music Miscellany M- Rock Music Appreciation
M- Singing Together M- U3A Choir
M- Ukulele M- Ukulele Plus
O- Bird Watching 1 O- Bird Watching Group 2
O- Cycling O- Geology of Yorkshire
O- Nature Walks Group O- Over the Hill Walking Group
O- Rambling O- Strollers Walking
O- Thursday Monthly Rambles O- Travel Abroad
O- Walking on the Wolds O- Walking–Enjoy Countryside
O- Walks Around York P- Digital Photography
P- Embroidery with friends P- Fiddlesticks
P- Flower Arranging P- Gardening
P- Gardening Group 2 P- Jam and Jigsaws
P- Knit and Natter P- Stained Glass - 1, 2 & 3
P- Wine Appreciation Group R- Exploring Other Cultures
R- Exploring the Bible R- Gods Amazing Book
R- Philosophy R- Spirituality
S- Android Phones and Tablets S- Apple Mac Group
S- Facebook group S- iPad Users – Beginners
S- iPad Users – Improvers S- Science and Society
S- Smartphone PhotoArt Group S- Windows Computer
W- 21st Century Fiction W- Armchair Traveller
W- Children’s Literature W- Contemporary Literature
W- Creative Writing W- Crime Fiction - 3 groups
W- Expanding Horizons W- Explore Early Modern Poetry
W- Folk and Fairy Tales W- Getting to know Shakespeare
W- Play Reading - 2 Groups W- Poetry Group 2
W- Revisiting the Classics W- Shakespeare Appreciation
W- Write on W- Writing for us, Together
W-Biography Reading Group 1 W-Biography Reading Group 2