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The next Open Meeting will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019. at Beeston Methodist Church, Chilwell Road, Beeston.
Annual General Meeting followed by a talk from Anne Allery ‘A Passage to India’.
Coffee will be served from 10.00am with the talk starting at 10.30am.
See 2019 AGM Notice
To comply with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018 (GDPR) Beeston U3A has adopted new policies as recommended by the National U3A.
The Committee 2018- 2019 is:
|Margot Gale||Membership Secretary/
|Richard Eddleston||Business Secretaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Elizabeth Le Marchant Brock||Minutes Secretaryemail@example.com|
|Chris Chater||Group Coordinatorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jo Muxlow||Social Fund Treasureremail@example.com|
|Lucy Beardsley||Speaker Seekerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Breda Cooper||Outings Organiseremail@example.com|
|Celia Billau||Communications Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Janis Patterson||Events Organiseremail@example.com|
|Anne Pinnock||Welfare Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Kathy Shipway||Committee Memberemail@example.com|
For details of the 2018 AGM click on this link.
Stop Press information on Groups – Possible New Groups and Established New Groups.
Our established groups are:
Ambling, American History, Architecture, Art gallery visits, Art history appreciation 1&2, Badminton, Astronomy, Beeston real ale group (BRAG), Birdwatching, Murder book group, Book group 1, Book group 4, Between the covers, Book group 5, The 5th chapter, Book group Readers’ rendezvous, Bowls, Bridge, Buddies, Canasta, Cinema & film, Craft, Exploring spirituality, Family history/genealogy, French conversation, Garden visits, German conversation, German for beginners, History, International dance, Italian, Jazz appreciation, Knit, crochet & natter, Latin, Latin for beginners, Lunch groups 1&2, Mah-Jong, Music, Philosophy & religion, Photography, Play reading, Poetry appreciation, Practical art, Practical gardening, Psychology & sociology, Quiz, Recorders, Rummikub, Science, Scottish country dancing, Scrabble, Self help art group, Singing for fun, Shakespeare (formerly Let’s Right Shakespeare), Spanish conversation, Table tennis 1,2,3 & 4, Theatre outings, Ukelele 1&2, Understanding the landscape, Walks long, Walks medium 1&2, Walks short, What the papers say, Whist, Wine appreciation 1,2&3, Writing for pleasure, Yoga.
See Voter ID Information for the documents you can use.
Britain’s biggest Indoor International Tattoo, with over 1,200 performers, is returning to Arena Birmingham in 2019 bringing together marching bands, exciting displays and culminating in the spectacular Grand Finale featuring all performers in a spectacle of pomp and pageantry.
International Marching Bands will joining with our own British Military Bands in a three-hour spectacle for all the family. Sharing the Arena with the musicians during the event will be a range of spectacular displays including Royal Air Force Cosford Queen’s Colour, the RNMRC Field Gun Competition, the United Kingdom Disco Display Team and the Parade of Massed Standards, to name but a few.
Cost £48.00 per person.
See Birmingham Tattoo Booking Form for full details.
Travel to Derngate, Northampton, to visit the house designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
The cost is £21 dependent on numbers.
For full details see Derngate Booking Form
Our membership year changed to start from 1st April for the year ending 31st March 2020, so that we were in line with the financial year. We had membership cards printed for all our current members prior to doing the renewals and these are being collected on payment of the £15 fee. For those who pay online, the card can be collected at a separate desk in the church. Continue reading
Nottingham River Cruise
Cost £28 per person
Afternoon tea included (waiter service). Sample menu: Selection of freshly made sandwiches with salad garnish and crisps. Warm scones, clotted cream and jam. Tea and coffee. Vegetarian options available on request.
Early booking required in order to retain boat booking.
See River Cruise Booking Form for full details.