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Next monthly meeting

13th August

David Dean

Where did that come from? The origin of famous terms


CURRENT MEMBERSHIP (approximately 150): Membership is open to anyone interested, so why not contact us?

We pay an annual subscription of £15 then £1 for each monthly meeting to help towards the cost of hiring the hall and providing refreshments.  

MONTHLY MEETING: 2nd Tuesday of each month from 9:45am-12:00pm. Half an hour to book in and enjoy coffee and a chat while checking out the sign up sheets for various groups on offer. Then take your seats to listen to the Chair give out notices before this month’s speaker takes the floor.

VENUE: Bowen Hall, off Bates Avenue, DL3 0TH. Click on the side bar for map and details.

GROUPS: We have a large number of active groups and full details are available by clicking on the side bar.   

We are one of over 1000 u3a groups across the country totalling nearly half a million members. For further information on the National u3a please click here. We are also a member of the Northumbria Regional Group and for details click here.  

 Speaker Programme 2024


January

Chris Lloyd – Hidden Darlington

February

Carol Tetlow – Stethoscope Secrets: Her Time as a GP

March

Co-Op Estate Planning – Tax, Care and Toyboys

April

Marion Boyden – Guide Dogs for the Blind

May

Malcolm Sweet – The Freemasons

June

Rev John Howard – Hope for Israel/Palestine

July

Raby Castle Team – Presentation

August

David Dean – Where Did That Come from? The Origins of Famous Terms

September

Dr Stuart Jones – Energy Transition to Net Zero

October

Shaun Campbell – The Arthur Wharton Foundation

November

James Skitt – AGM and Demonstration of 3D Printers

December

Musical interlude – to be arranged