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Musical Miscellany – 12 March-July

Thursdays, 10:00-12:00, St. Francis Church Hall, Glenview Road

Early 2020 Programme
DATE: Thursday 12th March 2020 TIME: 10 am – 12 noon.
Time marches on & so does March; hares along indeed. Time to slow down perhaps? Then come to Music Miscellany next Thursday & be entertained as Mike enthralls us all in his inimitable style with a selection of Music from the 60’s (I remember it well).
For a truly sociable, fun morning come to St. Francis Church Hall, Glenview Road, (Top of Beechfield Road), Boxmoor, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1TD. You can park nearby in Glenview Road or Beechfield Road. All welcome; we look forward to seeing you.

April 9th: Maureen will enthrall us with her eclectic choices of music
May 7th NO MEETING (venue is polling station)
June 4th: Michele’s choices will no doubt have a French flavour
July 2nd & July 30th: Joan & James will (separately) enthrall us, aided by yours truly.
August & November slots are still available.
For a truly sociable Thursday morning come to
St. Francis Church Hall, Glenview Road, (Top of Beechfield Road), Boxmoor, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1TD.
You can park nearby in Glenview Road
or Beechfield Road. All welcome.
Contact details: please see The Digest

Group Page: Musical Miscellany

Post expires at 11:59pm on Friday July 31st, 2020

Short Day Trips – 21 April / 21 May / 16 June / 9 July

To book please send a separate SAE. and cheque made out to “U3A DACORUM” for EACH trip with the following details.

Each passengers full name, Membership Number, Telephone Number, Email Address & pick up point (TRING 9:30AM, BERKHAMSTED 9:40AM, GADEBRIDGE P&R 10AM OR HEMEL OLD BUS STAION 10:10AM.
we leave venue 4pm to return home).
Please can you also inform me when booking if you have mobility issues, Thank you.
Send cheques to the address shown in the digest or on the Group News dated 26 February.
For more information on trips please email the Coordinator or contact via the details in the digest or on the Group News as above.

You are NOT booked on a trip until the cheques are received. Please book early, seats are booked – first cheques received first served basis,
Tickets are sent out in your SAE. when there are sufficient seats sold to run the trip.

Tuesday 21st April – Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire (National Trust).
Cost: £23.75 includes Entrance, Coach & Drivers Tip. NT members £14.75 Coach & Drivers Tip.
A tranquil Tudor manor house set in rare terraced gardens, with the ‘ancient’ Dryden family at its heart.
Built by the Drydens using the remains of a medieval priory, the house and gardens have survived largely unaltered since 1710 and are presented as they were during the time of Sir Henry Dryden, a Victorian antiquary, passionate about the past.
The warm, welcoming house features grand rooms, stunning tapestries and Jacobean plasterwork, contrasting with the domestic detail of the servants’ quarters.
Stroll in the historic parkland and catch glimpses of early medieval landscapes, while a wander through the priory church reveals the story of the canons of Canons Ashby.

Thursday 21st May – Leonardslee Gardens, Lower Beeding, Horsham
Cost: £26.10 includes Entrance, Coach & Drivers Tip
Enjoy the beautiful landscaped Grade I listed gardens, first planted in 1801.
Restoration began when the present owner, Penny Streeter OBE, acquired the estate in 2017. Penny and her team are dedicated to restoring, maintaining and further improving the gardens and buildings.
Wide selections of refreshments are available from our new restaurants and tea rooms.

Tuesday 16th June – Moreton-in-Marsh (Tour), Gloucester
Cost £19.00 includes Coach  & Drivers Tip
Stopping for the market & lunch, being picked up couple of hours later, to tour through a few interesting places in the Cotswolds. Then stopping at Burford for an hour to have afternoon tea, before leaving to return home.

Thursday 9th July – Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex
Cost: £21.75 includes Coach & Drivers Tip
Enjoy a walk round the Shops, Gardens, or just relax on the beach with fish & chips,

Group Page: Short Day Trips

Post expires at 11:59pm on Friday July 10th, 2020

Dance Groups

We have a great selection of groups for active dancers.  Stay fit mentally and physically with the style you like best.

Whether you like Circle, Line or Ballroom and Latin with a dash of Sequence we have what you like. Look through the Groups page to see what we have.

If you are a gent, than please overcome any natural reticence you may have and come along.