This is my latest information on discounts and benefits available to U3A members. Thank you to those of you who have kept me up to date: Continue reading
Just a reminder that Beeston U3A has a Welfare Officer who is also a member of the committee. My name is Anne Pinnock. My aim is to be a point of contact so that any U3A member can raise issues connected to welfare and accessibility, in order to increase involvement and enjoyment. This includes supporting members with hearing impairments, visual impairments and mobility issues, both at monthly open meetings, as well as being able to access the interest groups they wish to join. A small budget is available to assist in meeting these needs, and an application form to request funding is available on the Beeston U3A website. Continue reading
The next Open Meeting will take place on Thursday 6 June 2019. at Beeston Methodist Church, Chilwell Road, Beeston.
Coffee will be served from 10.00am with a talk starting from Graham Hayes ‘Titanic: The Ship That Never Sank’ starting at 10.30am. A follow talk on the Titanic. Conspiracy theory explained.
The Beeston U3A Committee consists of 12 members who hold specific officer duties and we currently have 2 people who have been co-opted on to the committee as they are prepared to take on some of the vital roles in future, when the current post holders stand down.
It is seen as very important that the committee work is operating in a highly transparent way, so that all members can feel confident that committee members are doing the best they can to carry out their official duties and it’s not a “closed shop”. It should also be evident that any member is welcome to offer their services and seek office should they wish at the next AGM. Continue reading