Aspects of History – September meeting

We’re back in September when Eunice will start us off by giving a short presentation on Edward I and Sempringham Priory.  We cover a wide range of topics so why not come along on a regular or occasional basis?  We next meet at 2.30pm on the 28th September, at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden.  For […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – August meeting

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 10am.  In August, Peter presented the programme of music which was given over to works by Tchaikovsky (1840-1893).  We began with a selection of ballet music from The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker and Swan Lake.  This was followed by the Love Duet from the Opera […]

Architecture – August & September meetings

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In August, Trish introduced us to the architecture of many of the model villages that were built by philanthropists in the 18th and 19th centuries to provide housing and amenities for their workers and their families.  I […]

Card Craft (No 2) – August

No official cardmaking in August, but I am sure that has not stopped production by members of our group.  We did however have two most enjoyable social events on what would have been our cardmaking session days.  We met as a group for coffee and garden tours at the homes of two of our members […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – September meeting

Our next walk is on 21st September.  It will be from Billesdon to Sludge Hall and The Coplow, and will cover about 4.9 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 1230 pm.  The meeting point is the centre of Billesdon village (Market Place).  The route from Market Harborough is north on the B6047 towards […]

Walking (All Day) – September meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Helen Salisbury, will be on 28th September starting at 10am from the junction of High Street and West Lane in Seaton, Rutland.  Directions to Seaton are via East Carlton, Cottingham, turn right at Caldecott on to the B672 then follow signs to Seaton.  The walk is approximately […]

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 […]