Please note that tea / coffee will be served at the monthly meetings 10.15 – 10.45 a.m. to allow official proceedings to begin promptly at 11.00 a.m
Please bring your own cup!
ANNUAL LUNCH To book for lunch on Thurs. 30th January please let our Treasurer have your cheque for £24, payable to Belfast U3A, a.s.a.p. For identification purposes, please enclose a note of your name if it differs from what is shown on the cheque. Please also mention any dietary requirements – e.g. vegetarian/coeliac. Thank you.
GROUPS Due to the popularity of The Last Word,
this group now has capacity membership. To accommodate members wishing
to join this type of discussion group in future, a new forum has been
set up – see entry for Chatter-Box below.
Please also see entry re Book Group 3.
All Weather Walkers Group
Please note Brenda McHugh has a new email address: email@example.com.
a.m. - Short, flat walks with Amblers (Veronica
Browne) or longer walks with Ramblers &
ad hoc Smart Walks (Brenda McHugh). 1st
Thurs. of month Scramblers (Brian Bridge)
Click here for details of current Smart Walk
Mon.20th Jan. 2pm “The Work of the Ulster Archaeological Society Survey Group” – a presentation by Harry Welsh in Tullycarnet Library.. . Please contact convenors.
Wed.11th Dec. The Turner Prize 2013. Ebrington Barracks, Derry/Londonderry. Conducted tour at 12.30pm 5 places left (preference to Art Appreciation Group members) Further information contact Ann or Edna.
The Club meets on Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm at Belvoir Players. All media acceptable.
New members always welcome, no experience necessary..
Sat.21st Dec. Kiltonga. Meet Kiltonga 10.30 am Please note this will be the last meeting of the Birdwatching Group which is being discontinued.
Book Group 1
“Hotel at the corner of Bitter and Sweet” by Jamie Ford. Meet Mon. 2nd Dec. 8 p.m. at Paula Boylan’s home..
“Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn. Meet Mon. 16th Dec. 10.30am, at Shirley Pierce’s home.
Book Group 3
Tues. 28th Jan. 2pm in Finaghy Library. First meeting of new book group. Contact Lynn Gameson
Meets weekly on Fridays at 10.00 a.m. in a member’s house. For those with basic knowledge to develop their play and gain confidence.
Meets each Friday 10am-12.30pm at St.Anne’s Hall, Dunmurry [at Blacks Road traffic lights].All U3A bridge players welcome A small fee is charged to cover hall hire..
Alternate Saturdays at 12 noon
7th Dec. Bastille, Lisburn Road
Please note that a Working Party has been set up.
Fri. 1.30pm in Community Centre, St. John’s Church, Knockbreda. New group to explore and discuss topical issues and encourage active participation by all members. We will maintain contact with The Last Word group
Fri.6th Dec. 7.45pm Ulster Hall - Ulster Orchestra: An evening of carols and seasonal music for community groups. Tickets: £3.
Dec. Waterfront Hall: Handel’s Messiah 7.30pm £20
Sat.14th Dec. Odyssey Arena – Belfast Giants V Sheffield Steelers, starting 7.00pm £15.
Wed.18th Dec. Lunchtime Concert, Ulster Hall. 1.05pm: £6. Lunch in Harlem..
Please contact Maureen.
Meet each Wed. at 10.30 a.m. in Ormeau Library For more info contact Jill Quinn For all those interested in needlework, knitting and nattering! All new members will be welcome.
Meets Ormeau Road Library 2-4 p.m. Monday.. Class is now full..
Usually meets for cinema visits alternate Mondays. Check the Film page for notices. If you are interested please contact Daphne; alternatively if you give her your Email address at firstname.lastname@example.org she will advise you.
No outings this month
Italian class – Suspended until further notice.
Thurs.8.30-11.00pm The Parador, Ormeau Road – Bourbon Swing Band with John Trotter Last Fri. each month 8.30 – 11 pm East Belfast Jazz Club, Downshire Hall, Cregagh Road.
."Let's Go" Club.
Mon.9th Dec. Free tour of City Hall.
Meet in foyer 10.30am Opportunity also to visit the Continental Market,
and have lunch at the Bobbin coffee shop.
. Contact Clare.
Wed.1030-12.30 at Finaghy Library.
For now the group has a capacity membership.
Meets in Belvoir Players 1100-1230 2nd/4th Friday each month.
2.00-3.00p.m. and Wed 2.00-3.00 p.m. at
New class Thurs 2:00 - 3:00pm at Belvoir Players
Please contact convenor.
Play Reading Group
Tuesdays 10.30am – 12.30 pm at Convenor Meriel Grant’s home. New ideas always welcome.
Rambling with a Sketch Book
Group meeets 2nd Sun. and last Tues. each month. Quick 10-minute sketches during the course of a walk. Check with convenor for details.
Wednesdays. 11.00am in Divis Community Centre, Ardmoulin Place. Cost: £1. No sessions July/Aug., resumes Sept.
Fri. at 11.00a.m. Grove Well Being Centre Tel. 9072 6363 to check July/Aug. availability. tel. 9072 6363. Concession rate £2.
Newcomers please contact convenor
The Last Word
Our discussion group meets Fridays 1.30p.m.-3.00p.m. at Belvoir Players.
Last meeting before Christmas: 20th Dec., recommencing 10th Jan. The class now has capacity membership (but see Chatter-Box).
The subject matter is wide-rangingi
The subjects are wide-ranging.
IF ANY GROUP INTERESTS YOU, PLEASE CONTACT THE CONVENOR FOR DETAILS:
Click here for contact details
** DATES OF NEXT MEETING **
11.00a.m. Thursday 19th December
VENUE : BELVOIR PLAYERS THEATRE, BELVOIR PARK ESTATE
Jill & Denis Wilson on Peking to Paris
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All copy to the Editor 14th December
Editor: Carol Rusk email email@example.com