Transport Group – November meeting

The Transport group meets at the Little Bowden Bowling Club, Kettering Road, Market Harborough, on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon.  The next meeting will take place on Wednesday 1st of November, when Bruce White will be presenting a talk entitled ‘An East Anglian Railway Junction’.  New members are always welcome.  […]

Music (60s) – October meeting

The 60s music group would welcome anyone who would like to come along and enjoy good music, a gentle quiz and chat.  We are a friendly group of like-minded people and meet once a month in the Oathill pub, usually on the 3rd Sunday, commencing at 7pm.  The next meeting is on October 15th.   Alec […]

Mike’s Monthly Musings – October

Jazz Duos Having managed to miss a couple of months, I realised that I really ought to start writing a piece again and chose to consider duos in jazz.  It’s brought about by listening to a recent recording by tenor sax player Houston Person and bassist Ron Carter, working their way through a series of […]

Card Craft (No 1) – September & October meetings

After our holiday break in August, we recommenced on 7th September at our usual venue.  We did a lovely card with a Japanese lady tied to the front of the card which, when untied, became a lovely bookmark.  Many thanks for the idea Vivian, it was a lovely project.  For our second meeting we shall be […]

Group Enablers Report – October

A very warm welcome to all the new members who have joined the SLU3A this year.  If there is anyone who has a skill they could pass onto a group or have any good ideas for new groups, do please let either Rose or myself know.  If you have given Rose or myself your name […]

Italian (Beginners)

We have recently started back after the summer and have two more ladies who have joined our group.  We are still revising, but will be tackling how to get around and travel on public transport.  We can now book a room and ask for directions, as well as ordering in a restaurant.  All we need now is […]

SLU3A Singers

We are enjoying rehearsing our new music ‘Hip Hip Horacio’.  We meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month in the lounge at the Congregational Church at 1030am to 12 noon.  We are a friendly group always ready to welcome new members.  Joy Swallow.

Cycling – November meeting

Thanks to Peter for organizing the September ride enjoyed by thirteen members.  The next ride is on Friday, 3rd November.  Please meet at The Royal Oak in Walgrave at 1030 am.  The organizers are Terry (07729391741) and John P (07546387585).  We aim to start the ride by 1045.  Graham Swallow.

Book Club

I Am The Messenger by Markus Zuzak (author of The Book Thief ) This is an intriguing novel involving Ed Kennedy and his three young friends who all appear to have reached a dead end.  All are low in self esteem and lack motivation.  Out of the blue, Ed receives a succession of four Ace playing […]

Play Reading (Modern) – October meeting

In October we’ll be completing Somerset Maugham’s farce ‘Home and Beauty’, featuring the delectable yet insufferable Victoria who, as a result of a War Office error, has ended up married to two men at once, each of them more than willing to make way for the other!  We’ll also start a new play, title as […]