Ashfield U3A Deleted Diary Dates 2006










Interest/Study Group and Other Meetings in Diary Order:


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Thursday 23 March 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Sherwood Court, Sherwood Street, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 10.00 am to 11.30 am. Speaker: Clifford Laycock & Rita Turner Subject: What the U3a is all about - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Wednesday 12 April 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at the Community Room, Hucknall Library, The Market Place, Hucknall, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton - Inaugural Meeting

Tuesday 18 April 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 10:30 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Inaugural Meeting

Friday 21 April 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at The Summit Centre, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Inaugural Meeting

Thursday 27 April 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Sherwood Court, Sherwood Street, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 11.30 am. Speaker: Dr. Chapman Subject: The Work of the Coroner's Office - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 4 May 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The White Post, Farnsfield - 12.00 for 12.30.

Tuesday 9 May 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Chatsworth Park & Hunting Tower - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 9 May 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting visiting the garden of "Brackenhurst", Derby Road, Mansfield (opposite Cauldwell Road, close to Mansfield Technical College) meeting at 13:45 for admittance at 14:00 - Admission fee of 2:50 which goes to charity. If you wish to attend, please ring Dorrie on 0115-9640452 as soon as possible as the lady owner requires to know numbers attending. - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton

Wednesday 10 May 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Sycamores House, Salmon Lane, Annesley Woodhouse - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: Any book, fiction or non-fiction, based in the Tudor period.

Wednesday 10 May 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of Margaret Nunn in Hucknall, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Tuesday 16 May 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 14.00 to 16.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Wednesday 17 May 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at the Community Room, Hucknall Library, The Market Place, Hucknall, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton - Talk: Family History Records

Thursday 18 May 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: The Cane Furniture Shop, Ogle Street, Hucknall. Time: 10:00 - Parking: First left off Ogle Street, behind the John Godber Centre - Papplewick & Linby circular walk - approximately 2 hours - Distance: 4 miles - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Monday 22 May 2006
The Theatre Visits Group Meeting at The Theatre Royal, Nottingham - 19:30 Co-ordinator: Maureen Fairfield - Jeffrey Archer - 'Beyond Reasonable Doubt' - Concessionary tickets 12 - Own transport.

Tuesday 23 May 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Calver, Bramley Wood, Hassop & River Derwent - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Thursday 25 May 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Barrie Brimson Subject: The Fire Service - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 25 May 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at Barrie & Lynne's, Annesley Woodhouse - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson - Inaugural meeting.

Friday 26 May 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Card-making.

Thursday 1 June 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Bromley Arms, Fiskerton - 12.00 for 12.30.

Thursday 1 June 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of Mary Pearson in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Tuesday 6 June 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Wollaton Hall Park at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton

Saturday 10 June 2006
The Family & Local History Group Co-ordinator, Maureen Newton, has an exhibition at Butler's Hill Local History Fair, Hucknall, as part of St. John's Summer Fair - 14:00 to 16:00.

Tuesday 13 June 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Youlgreave and Gratton Dale - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 14 June 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Sycamores House, Salmon Lane, Annesley Woodhouse - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: A travelogue.

Thursday 15 June 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: Portland Park car park. Time: 10:00 - Portland Park, Lindley's Lane, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Wednesday 21 June 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton

Thursday 22 June 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A & A.G.M. at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Tracey Akehurst Subject: Passions, Potions & Poisons - Love & Death in the Garden - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Friday 23 June 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Subject: Card-making.

Tuesday 27 June 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Tuesday 27 June 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Hodsock Priory & Langold Country Park - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 4 July 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at The Paddocks, Nuthall, Nottingham at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Admission: 2.50

Thursday 6 July 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Duke of Sussex, Sutton-in-Ashfield - 12.00 for 12.30. (Cancelled owing to lack of support).

Saturday 8 July 2006
The Family & Local History Group Co-ordinator, Maureen Newton, has an exhibition at the Local History & Family History Day at the Central Methodist Church, Hucknall - 10:30 to 15:30.

Tuesday 11 July 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Longnor, Manifold Valley & Booseley Grange - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 12 July 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: To be announced - Time: To be announced. Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: 'Missing' by Mary Stanley.

Thursday 13 July 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 13 July 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of ???, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Wednesday 19 July 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting No meeting this month due to a Library refit.

Thursday 20 July 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: Car park centre village opposite war memorial. Time: 10:00 - Jacksdale Nature Reserve, Jacksdale - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Thursday 20 July 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Tuesday 24 July 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 14.00 to 16.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Tuesday 25 July 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Monsal Dale, High Dale & Millers Dale - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Thursday 27 July 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Trevor Lee Subject: The Golden Age of Radio - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 27 July 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Friday 28 July 2006
The Craft Group Meeting No meeting this month as Kirkby Library is closed for refurbishment - Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp

Thursday 3 August 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Full Moon, Morton (nr. Southwell) - 12.00 for 12.30.

Tuesday 8 August 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Longshaw, Mitchell Field & Hathersage - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 8 August 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Teversal Manor Gardens, Buttery Lane, Old Village, near Sutton-in-Ashfield at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Admission: 2.50

Wednesday 9 August 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Sycamores House, Salmon Lane, Annesley Woodhouse - Time:10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: Biography or Autobiography - a comparison.

Wednesday 9 August 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at Barrie & Lynne's - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson Subject: Style & quality in dry whites

Thursday 10 August 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 10 August 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of ???, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Wednesday 16 August 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting No meeting this month due to a Library refit.

Thursday 17 August 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: Portland College car park. Time: 10:00 - Thieves Wood - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Thursday 17 August 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Tuesday 22 August 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Sherwood Forest - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 22 August 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Thursday 24 August 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Pauline Corby - Subject: Illustrated talk on 'Life Below Stairs at Newstead Abbey' - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 24 August 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - 6-week course on "An Introduction to Computing" at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Friday 25 August 2006
The Craft Group Meeting No meeting this month as Kirkby Library is closed for refurbishment - Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp

Tuesday 5 September 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Clumber Park Kitchen Gardens at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Admission: 2.00

Thursday 7 September 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Bold Forester, Mansfield - 12.00 for 12.30.

Tuesday 12 September 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Longstone Edge & Eyam - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 13 September 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Sycamores House, Salmon Lane, Annesley Woodhouse (or Library) - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: 'Chocolat' by Joanne Harris.

Thursday 14 September 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of ???, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Wednesday 20 September 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton

Thursday 21 September 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: The Cane Furniture Shop, Ogle Street, Hucknall. Time: 10:00 - Parking: First left off Ogle Street, behind the John Godber Centre - The Ranges, Hucknall - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Thursday 21 September 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 1 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Tuesday 26 September 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Baslow, Curbar Edge & Froggatt Edge - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Kathleen & Len - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 26 September 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Wednesday 27 September 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at Dennis & Margaret's - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson Subject: Terroir & quality in dry whites

Thursday 28 September 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Revd. Canon Alan Haydock Subject: It's Better Than Working for a Living. - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 28 September 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 2 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Friday 29 September 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Subject: Using friendly plastic - a small extra charge will be levied to cover the cost of materials.

Tuesday 3 October 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare for an illustrated talk by Rob Foster at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton

Wednesday 4 October 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 1 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Thursday 5 October 2006
The Yoga Group Meeting at the Scout Hut, Teversal - 10.00 'till 11.30. - Co-ordinator: Pam Sapey

Thursday 5 October 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 3 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 5 October 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Fox, Kirton - 12.00 for 12.30.

Tuesday 10 October 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Hartington & Wolfscote Dale - Distance: ? miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 11 October 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 2 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Wednesday 11 October 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Library? - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: Members' choice.

Thursday 12 October 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 4 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 12 October 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of ???, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Thursday 12 October 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Tuesday 17 October 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at Barrie & Lynne's - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Wednesday 18 October 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 3 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Wednesday 18 October 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton

Thursday 19 October 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: Car park at Visitors' Centre - Time: 10:00 - Teversal Trail - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton - Please take a drink.

Thursday 19 October 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 5 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 19 October 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Saturday 21 October 2006
The Theatre Visits Group Meeting at The Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham - 14:30 Co-ordinator: Barbara Ives - Lord of the Dance - Tickets 30.50 - Own transport.

Tuesday 24 October 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Alderwasley & Shining Cliff Woods - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 24 October 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Wednesday 25 October 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 4 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Thursday 26 October 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Colin Hornsey - Subject: 'Gemstones and Gemstone Craft' (Humorous talk and display) - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 26 October 2006 from 13:30 - 16:00
The Computer Group meeting - Week 6 of a 6-week beginner's course on "Internet Explorer" at The Tin Hat, Selston. Co-ordinator: Margaret & Fred Brown Telephone Barrie Jackson for further details on: 01623-750466.

Thursday 26 October 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Friday 27 October 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Subject: Simple pyrography and easy parchment work. This also involves a small charge for materials.

Monday 30 October 2006
The Bridge Group Meeting at the home of Maxine & Martin Rose, in Mansfield - 19:30 - 21:30. Co-ordinator: Martin Rose - Bridge for Beginners.

Wednesday 1 November 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 5 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Thursday 2 November 2006
The Yoga Group Meeting at the Scout Hut, Teversal - 10.00 'till 11.30. - Co-ordinator: Pam Sapey

Thursday 2 November 2006
The Lunch Club Meeting at The Plough Inn, Brackenfield, Derbyshire - 12.00 for 12.30.

Thursday 2 November 2006
No T'ai Chi Group meeting this week

Tuesday 7 November 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting at Hollybeck Nurseries, Oxton Road, Southwell at 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Dorrie Kirton

Wednesday 8 November 2006
The Digital Imaging Group meeting at Ashfield College, Huthwaite Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, from 10:00 - 12:30 - Co-ordinator: Alan Kemp - Week 6 of a 6-week basic course in digital imaging.

Wednesday 8 November 2006
The Theatre Visits Group Meeting at The Theatre Royal, Nottingham - 14:00 Co-ordinator: Barbara Ives - Arsenic and Old Lace - Tickets 10.50 - Own transport.

Wednesday 8 November 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at Ron & Carole's - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson Subject: Dry whites - Old World vs New World

Thursday 9 November 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of ???, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Thursday 9 November 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Tuesday 14 November 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Tideswell, Miller's Dale, Cressbrook Dale - Distance: 7 miles - Co-ordinator: Sue & Averil - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 15 November 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Library - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: 'Poetry on the Buses' by Rosie Garner. (We hope to have Rosie at the meeting to talk about her book).

Wednesday 15 November 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 2:30 pm. - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton

Thursday 16 November 2006
Walking Group 'B' meeting at: Lane leading to Hardwick Inn - Time: 10:00 - Hardwick Hall, Norwood - Co-ordinator: John Wallace - Please take a drink.

Thursday 16 November 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Thursday 23 November 2006
Monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Sutton Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 09.30 am to 12.00 pm. Speaker: Barbara Bradley - Subject: Lord Byron & His Loves - was he truly "Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know?" - Admission 1 including refreshments. Please share cars if possible.

Thursday 23 November 2006
The T'ai Chi Group meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, from 14:30 - 16:00 Co-ordinator: Jill Pullan Telephone: 01623-400545.

Friday 24 November 2006
The Craft Group Meeting at Kirkby Library, The Precinct, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 'till 12.00. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp - Subject: Christmas cards.

Monday 27 November 2006
The Bridge Group Meeting at the home of Maxine & Martin Rose, in Mansfield - 19:30 - 21:30. Co-ordinator: Martin Rose - Bridge for Beginners.

Tuesday 28 November 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Chatsworth Park, Calton Houses and Rowsley - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 28 November 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson

Wednesday 29 November 2006
The Theatre Visits Group Meeting at The Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham - 14:00 Co-ordinator: Barbara Ives - The St. Petersburg Ballet - Swan Lake - Tickets ?? - Own transport.

Saturday 2 December 2006
Leeds Christmas Shopping trip - Co-ordinator: Kathleen Jones - See Holidays & Outings Group for details.

Tuesday 5 December 2006
The Gardening Interest Group meeting NO MEETING THIS MONTH

Thursday 7 December 2006
The Yoga Group Meeting at the Scout Hut, Teversal - 10.00 'till 11.30. - Co-ordinator: Pam Sapey

Thursday 7 December 2006
The Lunch Club Christmas Meal The White Post, Farnsfield - 12.00 for 12.30.

Tuesday 12 December 2006
Walking Group 'A' meeting at: the Co-op car park, side nearest to School Street, [see 'location' from site map], Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Time: 09:30 - car-sharing to Lea Bridge and Riber - Distance: 8 miles - Co-ordinator: Peter - Please take a packed lunch and drinks.

Wednesday 13 December 2006
The Book Group Meeting - Venue: Library? - Time: 10.00 Co-ordinator: Lynne Jackson - Subject: Seasonal book.

Wednesday 13 December 2006
The Wine Appreciation Group Meeting at ??? - 19:30. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson Subject: Sparkling wines - Style & quality

Thursday 14 December 2006
Chatsworth Christmas Lights trip - Co-ordinator: Kathleen Jones - See Holidays & Outings Group for details.

Thursday 14 December 2006
The Scrabble Group meeting at the home of Mary Pearson in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, from 14:00 - Co-ordinator: Margaret Nunn Telephone: 0115-9634196.

Friday 15 December 2006
The Craft Group Christmas Lunch - 12:00 The Badger Box, Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Co-ordinator: Anne Kemp

Saturday 16 December 2006
The Theatre Visits Group Meeting at The Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham - 15:00 Co-ordinator: Barbara Ives - Chicago - Tickets 27 - Own transport.

Tuesday 19 December 2006
Walking Group 'A' - Everyone to make their own way to 'The Ashford Arms' in Ashford-in-the-Water for the start of the walk at 10.15 am. Christmas Lunch walk - Ashford-in-the-Water & Great Longstone - Distance: 4 - 5 miles - Co-ordinator: Alan Radford - Please take a drink.

Wednesday 20 December 2006
The Family & Local History Group meeting NO MEETING THIS MONTH - Co-ordinator: Maureen Newton

Thursday 21 December 2006
Walking Group 'B' NO MEETING THIS MONTH

Tuesday 26 December 2006
The Art Group Meeting at Bentinck Miners' Welfare, Kirkby-in-Ashfield - 10.00 to 12.00. Co-ordinator: Barrie Jackson - Subject: No meeting this month!

Thursday 28 December 2006
No monthly meeting of Ashfield U3A this month See you next month.




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