Bournemouth U3A Social Events

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UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC OUR REGULAR

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES ARE SUSPENDED.

 

HOWEVER, WE ARE PLANNING TO RETURN TO OUR NORMAL GROUPS AND  ACTIVITIES IN SEPTEMBER.  

 

WE ARE ALSO PLANNING A VARIETY OF SOCIAL EVENTS

THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER.

 

FOR ALL OUR UP TO DATE NEWS, PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT OUR

LATEST NEWSLETTER ON OUR 'NEWS' PAGE. (CLICK ON RED PDF)

 

 

Afternoon Picnic 2.30pm Thursday 22nd July - Muscliffe Park, Shillingstone Drive, BH9 3LR

U3A members are invited to join Muscliff Park Petanque members for a picnic. There is a car park and parking on the road but you can also get there on the bus route no. 4, Muscliffe School or Stratton Road stops, there is a more regular bus service from the main road (2,3, 6h,14,15,20,M1).  Please ask Jennie if you would like a lift to Castle Lane afterwards, you will need to wear a face covering. 

Bring your own food/drink for your consumption only.  Please bring your own chair if possible, however a limited number will be available.  The club have spare boules if you would like to try out pétanque on their terrain (MPPC Risk Assessment procedures apply).  Please accept responsibility for taking your litter home with you.

Pease also note - we will not be there if it is raining!  Keep an eye on the website it will be updated if cancelled, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We look forward to seeing you there!

                                                                                                                   Jennie Pudney and Sue Godwin

Check out the many various activities and numerous interesting free Online Zoom events on our UK Office website www.u3a.org.uk . Or why not 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.

EXCLUSIVE LIVE SESSIONS: FROM THEIR HOME TO YOURS

The Royal Albert Hall brings exclusive sessions from artists’ homes to yours whilst the Hall is shut.  Just search Royal Albert Hall - Watch On Demand

and enjoy the many performances available, including favourites Alfie Boe and Cliff Richard. These shows are all available for free. 

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.

 

If you would like to challenge a friend, or friends, to a game of Bridge online, you can do this by downloading www.bridgebase.com.  Full instructions can be found in the following attachment :

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..

 

If you enjoy keeping active through exercise, why not try Joe Wicks 10 Minute Full Body Seniors Workout, which is available on www.youtube.com  

Following a very successful and memorable trip last September, another U3A group are hoping to return in summer 2021, provided Covid-19 restrictions allow.  Watch this space for further details.  

 

Watch this space for future Coffee Club dates as and when Government Covid-19 restrictions are lifted to allow us to meet