May 25, 2018 / Meetings

Friday 2 August

Monthly meeting

2 pm at Reigate Park Church RH2 8BD

Sudan – its joys and sorrows – Jan King

Jan King will talk about her experiences teaching in Sudan at a very dangerous time in the country’s history. In her early years she and two colleagues were flown into South Sudan in a six seater plane and was collected after three weeks ’in the bush’

If you think friends might be interested in this talk, they are welcome to attend. They will be asked to sign in so that we have a record of attendance.

 

Friday 6 September: Gongoozling for beginners – Neil Sadler

Friday 4 October: AGM

Friday 1 November: The Fair Maid of Kent – James Dickinson

Friday 6 December: Christmas Tea party

May 25, 2018 / Coffee Mornings & Computer help

Tuesday 10 September

Coffee morning and Computer Help

No meeting in August

10.15 to 11.30 in the café area of St Joseph’s Community Centre, Ladbroke Road, Redhill, RH1 1LF. Everyone is welcome.

Dates for the rest of the year:  Tuesday 10 September, Thursday 17 October, Wednesday 20 November

May 25, 2018 / U3A Evenings

Tuesday 24 September

U3A Evenings: Learning in a social setting

Reigate Manor Hotel, Reigate Hill, RH2 9PF from 7.30pm to 9.30pm

Doors open from 7.00pm

Murder at the Manor

Detectives at work!

 

Tickets £7 available from Sally Baker on sally.baker@rru3a.org.uk or 01737 221766

May 25, 2018 / Outings

Tuesday 5 November

Wednesday 24 July – Chichester Theatre – £62

Wednesday 25 September – Hidden London and Canal Cruise – £58

Tuesday 5 November – Square Mile Curios – £42 – please note change of date

Walking tour to the London Mithraeum, an ancient Roman Temple situated in the basement of the award winning Bloomberg Building

Free time for lunch at Cheapside

Visit to Guildhall Art Gallery & London Police Museum

Included afternoon refreshments in a Wren Church

Departing for home at 4.30pm

Contact Jane Rayner outings@rru3a.org.uk

May 8, 2018 / Holidays

Sunday 27 October 2019

Holiday to the Castles Historic Houses and Gardens of North Wales

5 days from £489 departing 27 October 2019

We will stay in a centrally located hotel in Caernavon and excursions include Portmerion, Snowdonia National Park, Ffestiniog Railway, Powis Castle and Garden.

 

Holiday to the Beauty of Slovenia and Lake Bled

6 Days from £859 departing 17 April 2020

We will stay in a hotel in Bled with excursions, boat trips, cable car rides and guided tours.

 

For further details contact Sally Baker on sally.baker@rru3a.org.uk or 01737 221766

 

 

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Surrey U3A Network

 

U3A Study Days

 

Friday 20 September
Genetics: Development of Personalised Medicine & Treatment of Disease
Daniel Biggs, Felicia Anna Tucci & Justin Whalley

 

Friday 18 October
An Age of Uncertainty -The Changing World of Victorian & Edwardian Britain
Nigel Arch
Public Discourse in the Modern Age & It's Not the Economy Stupid!
Presented by Evan Davis, BBC Radio 4's PM Programme Presenter

 

Friday 15 November
UK in a Changing Europe
Dr. Simon Usherwood, Surrey University

For further details and application forms please click here

 

The Royal Holloway University
Citizens Shared Learning Project 

All members of U3A are invited to attend a series of half day workshops to be held in this year as part of phase two of the Citizens project's Shared Learning Projects.

U3A members can help delve into the archives to help examine key milestones in the history of liberty, protest, rebellion and reform
Here is the link to the project www.citizens800.org/u3a

 

U3A South East Forum
Summer School  2019

Details of the Summer School at Chichester on 24 - 27 June are now available by clicking here.

 

National Events

The National Office advertise a range of events and offers for members. To find out more and book a place, visit and login to the members’ area of www.u3a.org.uk.

 

Details are also published in the newsletter, in the magazine Third Age Matters and in the hall at the monthly meetings.