A walker's legs

Walking Half Day (Tuesday) – November

The next walk on Tuesday 6th November is a circular walk from The Dog and Gun pub in Kilby. Please meet at 10.00 am to order food. The walk is across grass fields, tracks and by the canal then along a quiet road.

Music Appreciation (Fridays) – November

At our October Meeting we listened to a selection representing Joseph Haydn’s long and fruitful career as a composer. We Started our morning with his Symphony No 45 named the ‘Farewell’ as the final movement featured the musicians leaving the platform until the movement ended with only two violins. This was followed by the Cello […]

Ukulele – November

Our October sessions featured three categories of songs: ones expressing RELIGIOUS sentiments; ones of a CAMPAIGNING character; and ones written by non-performing SONGWRITING PARTNERSHIPS. What splendid variety !  We also received feedback on one of our recent concert performances as follows: ‘It has been a source of constant conversation here, since Strictly Ukulele performed for […]

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Bridge Improvers (Tuesday) – November

We are a friendly group who play mostly rubber bridge  in the Ashley Room from 2.00-4.00 every Tuesday. We are organising tutorial sessions for anyone interested 1.30-2.00 November 13th, and 27th and December 11th. If you are interested in these sessions please arrive a few minutes early so that we can start on time. Susan […]

German Conversation – November

Fed up with the cold?Feeling your age?Time passing too quickly? It’s rather different on PDS 70b,the newest planet in the universe. Experts at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy believe its discovery will give them a world of information and help to unlock the secrets of Earth’s origins and the evolution of our solar system. […]

Singles Sunday Lunch Group 1 – November

Twelve of us sat down for lunch on Sunday 28th October at Bobolis Restaurant in Kibworth. The atmosphere was wonderful and it was a joy to see so many members of Group 1 enjoying each other’s company. The food in this restaurant is mainly Italian but it does have one traditional roast lunch on the […]

Wine Tasting – November

  This month was our penultimate on the theme for the year of wine styles of Western Europe and featured red wines from the southern end of the Rhone river.  We conclude next month with wines from the northern end of the Rhone – a rather different style.  Naomi brought us four very fruity wines […]

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Langton Lunch Clubs – November

The crisis at The Langton Inn is over and our 3rd Thursday and last Wednesday Lunch Clubs are now back on track. We warmly welcome old and new members to join us at one or the other or both Lunch Clubs at 11-45am for 12 noon. Please let me know if you have any queries. […]

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Langton Lunch Clubs – November

The crisis at The Langton Inn is over and our 3rd Thursday and last Wednesday Lunch Clubs are now back on track. We warmly welcome old and new members to join us at one or the other or both Lunch Clubs at 11-45am for 12 noon. Please let me know if you have any queries. […]

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From the Chair

The last few weeks have been a great opportunity for networking and ensuring SLU3A is firmly on the map.  Firstly, there was a long overdue new members’ coffee morning where Committee members welcomed 20+ members.  The next one is already scheduled for January.  Secondly, four of us represented SLU3A in a Leicestershire & Rutland U3A […]