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Relaxation for Life – April meetings

The dates for April are the 11th and the 25th, we meet on the 2nd and the 4th Tuesday of each month from 10-12 noon.  New members are always welcome so if you are interested do please contact me.  Susanne Trevorrow.

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Wine Tasting – March meeting

Naomi and Jon brought four very different New World Merlots to our March meeting, which illustrated just how wine made from the same grape can vary in flavour and texture.  The highest rating was given to a Californian Merlot called Dark Horse from Sainsburys (£8).  All being well our next meeting will be held at […]

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Aspects of History – March & April meetings

We began looking at the ‘The Wars of the Roses – a Bloody Crown’ in March and hope to finish this topic next time.  We are pleased to be welcoming new members as we now cover a wide range of topics!  Why not come along on a regular or occasional basis?  We next meet at […]

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Play Reading (Shakespeare) – April meeting

On 12th April we exceptionally meet at Lubenham.  We hope this will be the only occasion to do so, but we will soon finish reading Cymbeline and then start watching the DVD.  Do please contact me if you would like any information on our group.  Phyllis Lord.

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Music Appreciation (Friday) – March & April meetings

At our March meeting we listened to a programme of music by Chopin, including a selection of pieces for solo piano and his first Piano Concerto.  We also heard Alexander Glazonov’s Chopiniana which later appeared as the music for the Ballet ‘Les Sylphides’, first produced by Mikhail Fokine in 1907, and a young Stravinsky’s arrangement […]

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SLU3A Singers

We are a friendly group who meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month in the lounge at the Congregational Church, 10.15 to 12 noon.  In addition to singing at the AGM in May we will be singing at the Kibworth Methodist Wednesday Fellowship on May 17th.  We are always pleased to welcome […]

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Cycling – April & May meetings

At the time of writing, we have yet to have our first ride of the year as the March ride had to be cancelled due to very bad weather.  We are hoping conditions will be much better for Bruce and Maryan’s ride at the beginning of April.  The May ride is on Friday, 5th May, […]

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Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – March meeting

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 10am and our March meeting contained just two works.  We began with the ‘Piano Sonata No 17 in G Major (The Tempest)’ by Beethoven.  This is one of three sonatas written during 1803 to 1804 under the Opus 31 label and we are now over […]

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Architecture – April meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday, 25th April, when Judith will talk to us about the architecture of Puglia (Southern Italy); looking at Moorish, Norman, Venetian and German influences as well as Trulli houses and the Troglodyte […]