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MONTHLY MEETINGS

GROUP MEETINGS

Groups meet at various times and frequencies

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Meetings, to which all our members and prospective members are invited, are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 10:30 am at New Mills Town Hall. Usually a meeting begins with a short business section, followed by refreshments and then a speaker. Seats are available at the front for people with a hearing impediment.

When speaker meetings resume in October, there will be no refreshments, until further notice.

See calendar below


COFFEE MORNINGS

10.30 am - 12.00 noon at Providence United Reformed Church, Mellor Road, New Mills.

Usually the last Tuesday in the month.

50p per person for as much tea/coffee and biscuits as you can manage

Everyone welcome, including new and prospective members.

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COFFEE MORNING DATES

26 October 2021
30 November 2021

No Coffee Morning in December


MONTHLY MEETINGS

Note that talks from April to August 2021 were via Zoom; talks from October 2021 will be in New Mills Town Hall as usual.
DATE
SPEAKER
TOPIC
DESCRIPTION
20 April 2021
Nicola Hardman
Dogs Trust, Manchester
Nicola's work with the Dogs Trust.
18 May 2021
John Hope
Time Through the Ages
A journey through time-telling devices over the centuries, showing the development and improvement of time-telling devices from the sundial through to the atomic clock.
15 June 2021
Alison Mees
Living the African Dream
Alison has worked in Africa for 16 years, helping to keep cheetahs in the wild. Her talk covers wildlife, conservation and community work.
20 July 2021
Simon Author
My Life in Crime
Simon's presentation deals with his career at the criminal Bar, his unusual family history for a barrister, and cases he has dealt with.
17 August 2021
Steve and Carol Robson
Fool's Gold
Steve and Carol will present a varied programme of songs with their stories, lots of audience interaction, and all the supporting visuals.
21 September 2021
 
No Meeting
There will be no meeting on this date as preparations are being made to reintroduce our meetings in October.
19 October 2021
Roger Browne
Not Father O'Malley
Roger is a raconteur, writer, musician, actor, director, and a regular speaker at u3a meetings. His talk is a humorous presentation. He will bring his own piano so we should be well entertained.
16 November 2021
A.G.M.
We are looking for new Committee members, Chair, Deputy Chair, Speaker Arranger and Business Secretary.
14 December 2021
Christmas meeting with Quiz
You will notice that the date is a week earlier than the scheduled 3rd Tuesday in the month, the reason being that the 3rd Tuesday is too near Christmas.

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September 2019 Groups Displays

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two photos taken by Jean Windsor
(click on images to enlarge)

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September 2021