Bournemouth U3A Social Events

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UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC OUR REGULAR SOCIAL ACTIVITIES ARE SUSPENDED

PLEASE SEE THE 'NEWS' PAGE FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO CONTACT COMMITTEE MEMBERS 

WE’D BE DELIGHTED TO HEAR FROM YOU

Mirthy are a UK company who provide Speakers to various organisations and are currently offering free weekly online Talks to the public, with a Q&A session at the end.  To register for any of these talks, simply go to mirthy.co.uk and scroll down the page until you see the link to their free talks. It takes one click to register, there is no need for any complicated downloads. If you don't receive your confirmation email fairly quickly don't forget to check your Junk folder.

If anyone is interested, just sign up, sit back and relax!  Any feedback regarding the talks would be much appreciated, feel free to email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Reminder - Neil Meldrum (a Bournemouth U3A member and one of our previous Group Leaders) is also hosting free online Zoom talks for members. To sign up for these talks, which take place every Wednesday morning, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Why not take a look at the National Theatre website, www.nationaltheatre.org.uk. They are currently streaming plays and quizzes free via You Tube.

You can also take part in their virtual quizzes on the final Monday of each month.  Join their quizmasters Dame Helen MirrenSir Lenny HenryLesley Manville and Sir Ian McKellen at 7pm, as they pose questions on history, sport and the National Theatre.

 

 

If you enjoy keeping active through exercise, why not try out the following:

 www.ymca360.com have a wide range of videos available for all ages, including active older adults, a good description for many of our members.

To see these videos, open the website, then select ‘browse videos’ , scroll down and open ‘Active Older Adults’. You will find they have something for all abilities and a choice of exercises, be it sitting yoga or something more active.

You could also try out Joe Wicks 10 Minute Full Body Seniors Workout, which is available on www.youtube.com.  

 

 

For those of you who enjoy classical music, the London Symphony Orchestra will be streaming concerts twice a week during the current Covid-19 pandemic restrictions. Visit their website www.lso.co.uk select 'What's on' then select 'Always Playing: Our Online Season'  to see what's available.

 

Check out the many various activities on our National Office website www.u3a.org.uk . Maybe try a Quiz, get moving with Mr Motivator or even give the Maths Challenge a go!  There are also links to Government and NHS websites offering advice during the Covid-19 pandemic.

“If you don’t have a dream, how you gonna have a dream come true?”

News of a trip to ‘SOUTH PACIFIC’ at CHICHESTER FESTIVAL THEATRE

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This is the second Monday of our Easter break and, because it's before schools break for their holidays, we get the concessionary rate of only £3.10 per game (correct at time of going to print).

As usual, please arrive promptly at 11.00 so we can organise a group for each lanNo need to book, just turn up. Bring a friend if you wish. (There is plenty of parking on site and, of course, many buses pass the door).

                                                                                                       John Oram

Roger's & Hammerstein's 'The King & I' will be coming to the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, from London's West End, on Thursday 23rd April 2020.

Matinee performance, cost £68 each including coach. Interested? contact Mitchell on 01202 722171

Matthew Bourne's 'Red Shoes' is coming back to the Mayflower Theatre, Chichester, on Thursday 26th March 2020.  The cost will be £45 each including coach.

Interested? Then please contact Mitchell on 01202 722171