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Date/TimeRingwood U3A - Forthcoming meetings
Thursday, Aug 15th
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Dr Ken Collins and Jenny Mallinston: "The Mary Rose" Ken & Jenny are University of Southampton scientists based at the National Oceanography Centre of Southampton University. They were involved with the excavation of the Mary Rose for the 3 years prior to its raising in 1982 and have dived the site subsequently and maintain regular contact with the archaeological team. They will review the Mary Rose story; bring it up to date with recent discoveries and give a guide to the new museum.
Thursday, Sep 19th
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Phil Holt: "Controlling 911". Phil will give us a step by step understanding of the events of that fateful day from an Air Traffic Control viewpoint giving insight to the outcome. Not to be missed!
Thursday, Oct 17th
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Jenny Bluck, fellow member "Experiences of her 2018 trip with 3 fellow Trefoilers to set up Guide Groups in more isolated regions of Russia".
Thursday, Nov 21st
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Prof. Anne Anderson an Arts Society Lecturer will talk on "Rene Lalique: Master of Art Nouveau Jewellery and Art Deco Glass". A highly acclaimed speaker and one definitely not to be missed.
Thursday, Dec 19th
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Members' CHRISTMAS PARTY - Admission by Ticket Only. Quiz, Refreshments and Raffle with Chapter and Verse performing "Christmas Crackers"
Thursday, Jan 16th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Christopher Legrand: A tour of Namibia.
Thursday, Feb 20th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Paul Stickler: "The Green Bicycle Murder". Retired police officer, Paul investigates historical murders. He gives us (the jury) the facts and evidence of an intriguing case so we can decide on our verdict and then presents further information that has since come to light.
Thursday, Mar 19th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Katy England: "Bringing The Stone Age To Life". Katy who works for Salisbury Museum will be bringing a range of artifacts along to illustrate aspects of her talk.
Thursday, Apr 16th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
AGM + Brian Freeland "George Bernard Shaw: Playing The Clown". The story of Britain's 'second greatest playwright' - as Shaw himself always told it - "with a whimsical smile on his face".
Thursday, May 21st 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Colin van Geffen: "Calshot : a place in time" Examines the history of Calshot Castle and the Spit, from Saxon times to te present including its use by the Army, Navy, Air Force and Coastguard in peacetime and at war. Pirates, smugglers, ship-wrecks, submarines and much more ... Do you think you know about Calshot? You'll be surprised!!
Thursday, Jun 18th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Steve Roberts: "The Duffer's Guide to History" Did History pass you by at school? well this talk could fill in the blanks for you. A fast-paced romp through 2,000 years of British History, it's a mix of '1066 And All That' and 'Horrible Histories' that will both entertain and inform.
Thursday, Jul 16th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
TBA
SUMMER PARTY/OUTING
Thursday, Aug 20th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Thursday, Sep 17th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Thursday, Oct 15th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Thursday, Nov 19th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
Thursday, Dec 17th 2020
2 pm
Monthly Meeting
Greyfriars
CHRISTMAS PARTY