Walking (Strollers) – October meeting

Thank you, Zillah, for our walk from Stoke Albany, lovely weather and not too many stiles as promised.  On October 13th we meet at The Mint and Ginger Tea Rooms, Manor Farm, Tur Langton, where they serve light lunches only.  Meet at 1015 for 1030am.  It is a walk with three or four easy stiles, […]

Bridge (Tuesday) – October meetings

We meet at the Market Harborough Community Church in Bath Street and normally draw for starting tables at 10am, then play progressive rubber bridge in two one-hour sessions.  Our next ‘Gentle Duplicate’ (pairs) competition will be on 3rd October.  New members are welcome so long as they have a basic knowledge of the game and […]

SLU3A Singers – September meeting

We meet again after our summer break on Tuesday, 12th September, at 1030 am.  Please note that we would like to start promptly at 1030 so try and get there early.  Janice is going to be handing out copies of ‘Hip Hip Horatio’, and we will each probably need to pay a small amount for […]

Cycling – August, September & October meetings

Our thanks to Rob and John D for organising the August ride which was enjoyed by fourteen members.  A warm welcome to Kevin who joined us for the first time.  At the time of writing we have yet to do Peter’s September ride.  June and Pete (01536 596876/07904 701832) are leading the October ride on […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – September meeting

The September walk is on Wednesday, September 13th, and will start from Gretton Village Hall, which is on Kirby Road.  Our normal 10am start applies.  The walk is circa five miles, mainly on farm tracks, pasture land and quiet roads and will take in Kirby Hall.  Currently this group is at capacity – do please […]

Music Appreciation (Friday) – August meeting

At our August meeting we listened to music by Camille Saint-Sans.  Starting with his less familiar Cello Concerto we moved on to his first Violin Concerto and followed this by the ‘Carnival of the Animals’, which was written to amuse his students at the Societe National de Musique which he founded in 1871 to promote […]

Papercraft and More

We have been making an ‘array’ of hedgehogs out of old books, and we have ended up with a beautiful set of decorated animals.  At our next meeting we will start making special Christmas cards.  Why not come along and see what we do, even join in!  We are a small group of ladies (but […]

Play Reading (Shakespeare) – September meeting

When we meet on the 13th September we will finish reading Macbeth and start to watch the DVD.  Last month when we started reading the play, we were given parts and everyone enjoyed being an actor.  However, we do need a few more ‘actors’, so if you enjoy Shakespeare’s plays, do come and join us. […]

An Important Note for Everyone – WE NEED YOU

Is SLU3A about to experience its own Armageddon? It is a fact that at the present time we are very blessed to have a strong, active and solidly participative membership who support and take part in our activity groups and our monthly meetings. However, what must be remembered is that any association like ours can […]