SLU3A Singers – December meeting

We are looking forward to joining with the Poetry and Ukelele groups to entertain you at the SLU3A December General Meeting.  We hope you enjoy the music and wish everybody a very Happy Christmas.  We meet again in the New Year on January 10th in the lounge at the Congregational Church when we will start rehearsals […]


We meet weekly on Wednesdays at 2pm at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden, Market Harborough. We are now on our Christmas break and will start again on 11th January.  Pam Duffin.

Music Appreciation (Friday) – November meeting

At our November meeting, after a quick blast of the main title music from the movie the Sea Hawk for Chris, we listened to voices.  Jose Carreras introduced the programme by  providing the solo tenor voice to the Creole Mass written by Ariel Ramires from Argentina, we also heard him later in tenor arias from […]

Card Craft (No 2) – November meetings

In November we had a really productive time.  During the first session we made two beautiful cards as demonstrated by one of our members, then in the other session we were shown how to make fairly straightforward, but very effective, Christmas cards.  We have only one session in December when we shall have a play, […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – November meeting

We meet at 10am on the third Tuesday of each month.  In November Peter presented the programme of music.  We started the morning with the ‘Piano Concert No 14 in C Sharp Minor (Moonlight)’ by Beethoven (1770-1827).  This was followed by the ‘Czech Suite’ and then the ‘Symphonic Poem – the Noon Witch’ by Dvorak […]

Architecture – November meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  We do not have a meeting in December so our next meeting is on Tuesday, 24th January 2017 when Michael will give a talk entitled ‘The Unexpected Architecture of the Baltic Region’.  In November Colin took us […]

Ukulele – November & December meetings

Last month, we strummed and sang our way through some Country songs (‘Country’ songs are typified by cracking good tunes and sad lyrics).  We also stepped up to the mark, and Strictly Ukuleles – our performing cohort – gave two public performances, which were enthusiastically received.  Yes, we’ve been asked back!  Thanks due to Hugh, […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – November meeting

Sixteen members enjoyed November’s walk from Draughton Crossing on the Brampton Valley Way to the ‘hills’ of Maidwell.  We are not meeting in December.  The next walk will be on Thursday, 19th January.  Further details will be available early in the New Year.  Alastair & Christine Willis.