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Most groups meet on a two-weekly basis - Week 1 or Week 2.

Spring Term 2019 Dates:

Week 1 groups begin week commencing 7th January 2019 for 6 fortnightly sessions.

Week 2 groups begin week commencing 14th January 2019 for 6 fortnightly sessions.

You can download a copy of the Spring 2019 programme by clicking here.


* There are changes to these groups from January: Yoga; Table Tennis
* Dancing With Fun will not run in the Spring




- click group for details (week number in brackets)

  Monday am Tuesday am Wednesday am Thursday am Friday am Sunday
Morning Line Dancing (1,2) Table Tennis (1,2) Chess (1) Nature Painting (2) Table Tennis (1,2) Lunch Group
Chinese Brush Painting (1) Painting for Pleasure (2) Latin Reading (1) Singing for Pleasure (1) Painting for Pleasure (1)  
  T'ai Chi (1,2) Quilting (1) Local History (1) Sinatra & Jazz (2)  
    Racketball (1,2)      
    Reading Greek Tragedy (2)      
    Walking Group      
      Yoga (1,2)    
  Monday pm Tuesday pm Wednesday pm Thursday pm Friday pm Sunday
Afternoon Reading Shakespeare (2) Poetry for Pleasure (2) French Conversation (1) History: Britain & Europe 1900-1914 (1) Table Tennis (1,2)  
Improvers' French (2) Upwords & Rummikub (1) Latin Year 2 (1) Whist (1) Music Jamming (1)  
Tennis (1) Scrabble (2) T'ai Chi (1,2) Bandminton (1,2) Ukulele Band (2)  
Short Tennis (1,2) German Conversation (2) Beginners' French (1) Book Group (2) Wine Appreciation  
  Beginners' Ukulele (1,2) Latin Annus Quinque (2) Mah-Jong (2)    
  Intermediate Ukulele (1) Pétanque (2) French Conversation (2)    
  Dressmaking (2) Film Group (7pm-9pm)      
  Calm Meditation(2)        

Most morning sessions are 10am to Noon or 10.30 to 12.30 and most afternoon sessions are 2pm to 4 pm. Please check individual groups for precise times and venue.

Repetition of Line Dancing, Table Tennis, Yoga and Tai Chi in both weekly patterns of activity means that most members participate weekly.



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Art Chinese Brush Painting Painting for Pleasure Nature Painting      
Creative Quilting Dressmaking/Sewing Bee        
Games Whist Chess Mah-Jong Scrabble Upwords&Rummikub  
History History: Britain & Europe 1900-1914 Local History        
Keep Fit T'ai Chi Walking Group Yoga      
Languages French German Latin      
Literature Book Group Reading Shakespeare Poetry for Pleasure Reading Greek Tragedy    
Music Singing for Pleasure Line Dancing Ukulele Music Jamming Sinatra &Jazz  
Sports Badminton & Table/Short Tennis Pétanque Racketball Table Tennis Tennis  
Miscellaneous Sunday Lunch Group Wine Appreciation Film Group      


Group Fees

Most classes operate on a fortnightly basis which costs £6 per term. Please check individual Group descriptions for any variance in the fee.
Typically a term means 6 sessions. Individuals wishing to sample groups are welcome, and a nominal charge of £1 is made for each taster session. You must be a member of the U3A to join a group except if its a taster session.


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