Hallaton in the Great War – Tales of the Unexpected

In Hallaton the Great War Project Group is mounting a major exhibition in the Tin Tab Museum, based on some of the unusual stories uncovered while researching the life stories of the 211 men and women from the village who served in the Great War. Its title is Hallaton in the Great War – Tales […]

Your Committee Needs You!

At the next AGM a number of committee members will stand down but our U3A cannot function without members who are willing to join the committee and keep our organisation running well into the future.  The workload of each individual member is not large, so if you are interested in joining the committee please contact […]

Help form a ‘Coffee Committee’

Helpers needed! We all like our cup of tea or coffee (and biscuit!) at the monthly General Meeting, but the committee is finding it evermore difficult to man it each month.  With this in mind, we feel the best way forward is to form a ‘coffee committee’ with around fifteen to twenty people.  We’ve found […]

U3A Summer Schools at Harlaxton

Summer Schools at Harlaxton Manor, Grantham (10-13 and 14-17 July) Courses running at beautiful Harlaxton Manor this year are: Great Art Museums of the USA; The Golden Age of Greece; Railways; The Musical and Arts and Crafts Gardens running from 10-13 July and: Treasured Possessions; Antiques and Collectables; Geology – The History of the Earth […]

Tell Me About the Ukulele

The Ukulele Group is a really friendly group, which meets up to have fun.  We achieve this by playing our ukuleles and singing along for all we are worth.  It doesn’t matter one bit how well we play or sing, we just love having a go. The group first met in August 2014 with three […]

All That Jazz!

Whilst you will hear jazz greats Louis, the Duke, Miles and Coltrane, as well as dear old Humph from time to time, the friendly Listening to Jazz Group spreads its wings rather further.  Drawing on a record collection of some 3000 cds, vinyl and (occasional) tapes, our monthly sessions cover everything from the first recordings […]