SLU3A Singers – December

We have again been looking forward to singing to everyone at the Christmas concert. It takes several weeks, and a lot of thought, to decide which pieces to sing on this occasion so we hope you will all enjoy our choices. We meet again on January 9th when we will resume rehearsals of Hip Hip […]

Local History – November Meeting

Thirty five members of The Local History Group met on the afternoon of Tuesday 21st November in the Jubilee Hall of the Congregational Church to enjoy a very interesting and informative talk on the history of LOROS. Our Speaker, Jacky McBlain, also gave us exciting information with regard to LOROS’s plans for Market Harborough whereby, […]

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 3) – November Meeting

On Sunday 29th November, 10 members of Group 3 in the Singles Sunday Lunch Groups, met at Market Harborough Golf Club for what turned out to be a very enjoyable lunch. We had booked our lunch for a little later than usual as the Golf Club members were having an awards ceremony with a buffet […]

German Conversation

A kind stranger discovered a briefcase filled with 3,500 euros [£3,100] and 22 gold bars worth almost £27,000 under a tree outside a bank in one of the poorest districts in Berlin. He handed it in to the police and the fortunate owner was reunited with his hoard. He said he had put the case […]

Bridge (Tuesdays) – December/January

We meet at the Market Harborough Community Church in Bath Street and normally draw for starting tables at 10.00 then play progressive rubber bridge in two one hour sessions. On 19th December our normal meeting is replaced by our annual bridge lunch and there will be no meeting on 26th December or 2nd January. Our […]

Photography (digital) – December

We must keep our cameras charged (despite the Christmas break and our lunch at The Crown, Tur Langton on the 15th) as in January we will celebrate our own Christmas in photos. January 19th – Prepare for our display at the SLU3A open meeting in February and show six pictures each of ‘Christmas/winter’. February – […]

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Creative Writing for Fun – January 2018

Our challenge for the New Year begins with one topic seasonal and the other unusual. Members will write 500-600 words on each to be read out at the meetings. January 26th        –    With the Onset of Winter. February 23rd    –      From the Bible   – ‘Can you not stay awake with me one hour?’  Our […]

Science and Technology – December/January

We are not holding a meeting in December, so our next meeting will take place on Wednesday 24th of January. In 2018 we hope to continue our series of wide ranging and thought-provoking talks on all matters concerning Science and Technology. We will probably be using the Ashley room of the Congregational Hall and I […]

Transport Group – January 2018

The Transport Group meets at the Little Bowden Bowling Club, Kettering Rd, Market Harborough, on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon. The first meeting of 2018 will take place on Wednesday 3rd of January, when the annual SPARC competition will be held to determine who can build and fly the best […]