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Events organised by local U3A's

Liphook theatre club

We have been invited to join their Theatre club that organises coach trips to theatres. There is a one-off fee of 10, and each trip is paid for separately. Click here for the website. For more details email Wendy Moore.


Special events organised by Haslemere and other local U3A's, the U3A Surrey Network and the National U3A.

U3A National Conference and AGM 2017

29th - 31st August

This is the main event for the whole U3A. Click here for conference news, updates and booking.


Excursion to House of Commons and Musical Museum

Monday September 25th

Walk with us through the corridors of power of the House of Commons, with its ornate architecture. Follow the footsteps of Disraeli, Palmerstone and Churchill. Stand (you cannot sit) where the Prime Minister answers Prime Minister's Questions every Wednesday.

Follow the journey of Black Rod and see where he demands entry when the door is slammed in his face at State opening of Parliament.

Our tour will last about 80 minutes, after which we will start homeward, calling in at the Musical Museum at 3.00pm for a tour of the world's foremost collection of automatic musical instruments.

We will leave Haslemere at 9.00am (to be confirmed) and arrive home about 6.30pm (subject to traffic congestion).

Take this opportunity of joining us before the Commons are closed for many years for refurbishment. The cost of the excursion will be £20 per person, (subject to there being 50 participants).

To reserve your place send a Cheque payable to Haslemere U3A to Don Stacey (644423) at 25 Rosemary Court, Church Rd., Haslemere, GU27 1BH.


Midhurst 5th Annual Study Day

Saturday October 21st

This year's subject is Venice: Art and Music from the Renaissance to the Grand Tour. The venue is the South Downs Centre Memorial Hall, which is situated opposite Cowdray Ruins and the large car park. The fee for the day is 22, which includes a buffet lunch and all refreshments.

Bernard Allan is the tutor for the Art and Robert Carrington, the music. Both are enthusiasts for the period and draw on a wealth of knowledge and expertise.

We would very much like to share the day with neighbouring U3As and look forward to hearing from you For further details and to book a place contact Pat Bryant on 01730 812801 or email patroybryant@gmail.com


John Rutter Carol Concert Royal Albert Hall

Wednesday December 6th

If you feel that Christmas isn't Christmas without a good Carol Concert, then this is the one for you , (other than the Haslemere Christmas Cracker of course). Travel with us to the Royal Albert Hall for the Matinee performance at 3.00 pm of the John Rutter Carol Concert. Listen, and sometimes join in, with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the Bach choir. The Kings Singers will also be participating.

Our seats are in Rows 9 and 10 of the Arena and provide an excellent view of everything.

We will be travelling to the Royal Albert Hall by coach, leaving Haslemere about 11.00.
The cost will be £43 per person.

To reserve your place send a Cheque payable to Haslemere U3A to Don Stacey (644423) at 25 Rosemary Court, Church Rd., Haslemere, GU27 1BH.


U3A National Summer schools

Event
When
Contact/Details
Where
2017
Summer school 2 14-17th August Book online at u3auk.wufoo.uk Royal Agricultural University Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6JS
Summer school 3 11-14th September Book online at u3auk.wufoo.uk Royal Agricultural University Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6JS

Celebration of 1,000 U3As

We are pleased to announce that the video recording of the Celebration of 1,000 U3As is now available to view on the U3A YouTube channel.