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Diary of all events organised by the WTU3A and its study and social groups. Use the text box to find particular diary entries (eg type pilates just to see meetings of that group or Sep to see entries for that month). More details may be found using the Search box on the Home Page in the same way.

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Group

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2018
September
03-SepPétanque (Boules)Aylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Ken Shaw at petanque@wtu3a.org.uk
04-SepPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
05-SepCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
05-SepScience and TechnologyVisit to Shuttleworth Museum, Bedfordshire. SG18 9DUMeet at 5 Bells Car Park for a 9.00am start. Tour starts at 10.30 and will take 2.5 hrs. Cost £12. Entrance to collection included. Extra £6 if you wish to visit the gardens in the afternoon. Own transport.Contact: John Beer at science@wtu3a.org.uk
05-SepScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
05-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
06-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
07-SepLawn Green Bowling (with Wendover U3A)The Chiltern and Wendover Bowls Club, Dobbins Lane, Wendover.From 10.00amContact: John Cowling at lawngreenbowling@wtu3a.org.uk
10-SepArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
10-SepFlower ArrangingBuckland Village Hall2.15-4.30pmAn Autumnal Arrangement. Contact: Gaynor Edwards at flowers@wtu3a.org.uk
11-Sep
Visiting Churches
Season Apr-Oct
St Mary's, Princes Risborough. Contact Odette Harris if you need transport. 2.00pmContact: Odette Harris at
churches@wtu3a.org.uk
11-SepWalkersChandos Arms, Weston Turville10amContact: walkers@wtu3a.org.uk
12-SepCrafts groupWT Chapel Hall10:00-12.00 noonNotebooks. Contact: crafts@wtu3a.org.uk
12-SepMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
12-SepScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
12-SepSinging For Fun
(in collaboration with Wendover & Aston Clinton U3A)
Halton Village Hall
10.30-12.00pmContact: Liz Mitchell at singing@wtu3a.org.uk
12-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
13-SepDigital PhotographyThe Chandos Arms, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Paul Eastwood at photography@wtu3a.org.uk
13-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
14-SeptGarden VisitsHuntsmoor, NGS Garden
Stoney Lane, Bovingdon, Herts, HP3 ODP.
Meet at Five Bells at 1.10pm for Car Share. Depart 1.20pm to arrive at 2pm. Garden visit to include tea and cake. Cost £7.50. Contact: Gaynor Edwards at gardens@wtu3a.org.uk
17-SepExtreme Visits-Krav Maga (Martial Arts)Tring Martial Arts Academy, Unit 11, Silk Mill Business Park, Brook Street, Tring HP23 5EF 11.00am-1.00pmContact: Extreme Team at extreme@wtu3a.org.uk
17-SepPétanque (Boules)Aylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Ken Shaw at petanque@wtu3a.org.uk
18-SepPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
18-SepFood AppreciationLucca Restaurant & Bar
20 High Street, Wendover, HP22 6EA
12.30 for 1pmContact: Pam Wilson at foodappreciation@wtu3a.org.uk
19-SepCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
19-SepFolk, Blues and BeyondMember's home10.00-12.00pmContact: Paul Fincken at folk@wtu3a.org.uk
19-SepJazz AppreciationGroup leader's home2.00-4.00pmContact: jazz@wtu3a.org.uk
19-SepScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
19-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
20-SepFamily History250 Wendover Road, Aylesbury10.00-12.00pmContact: familyhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
20-SepPoetry ReadingMember's house2.30pmContact: Jim Whitston at poetryreading@wtu3a.org.uk
20-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
21-SepPhilosophyTBA10.30-12.30pmContact: philosophy@wtu3a.org.uk
21-SepWine AppreciationWT Chapel Hall19.00-21.00Majestic - Alan Williams. Contact: wine@wtu3a.org.uk
24-SepArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
25-SepArchitecture (Wendover U3A)Weston Turville Union Chapel Hall2.00-4.00pmTalk by Structural Engineering expert. Contact: Barbara Bittenbender at architecture@wtu3a.org.uk
25-Sep-NO MEETINGLocal HistoryNO MEETINGNO MEETINGContact: Glynn White at localhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
25-SepNeedleworkGroup leader's home2.30-4.30pmContact: needlework@wtu3a.org.uk
26-SepMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
26-SepScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
26-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
27-SepTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
27-SepWTU3A General MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmTalk by William French - "Butler to Royalty".
October
02-OctPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
02-Oct (TUES)Science and TechnologyVisit to Music Museum at Brentford.Own Transport. Arrive at 5 Bells at 11.00am. There is a cafe there for lunch. Tour at 1.00pm. Cost £8.50. Contact: John Beer at science@wtu3a.org.uk
03-OctCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
03-OctScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
03-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
04-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
08-OctArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
08-OctFlower ArrangingBuckland Village Hall2.15-4.30pmIkebana Japanese Flower Arranging. Contact: Gaynor Edwards at flowers@wtu3a.org.uk
09-Oct
Visiting Churches
Season Apr-Oct
St John the Baptist, Little Missenden. Contact Odette Harris if you need transport. 2.00pmContact: Odette Harris at
churches@wtu3a.org.uk
09-OctWalkersChandos Arms, Weston Turville10amContact: walkers@wtu3a.org.uk
10-OctCrafts groupWT Chapel Hall10:00-12.00 noonStitched Cards. Contact: crafts@wtu3a.org.uk
10-OctMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
10-OctScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
10-OctSinging For Fun
(in collaboration with Wendover & Aston Clinton U3A)
Halton Village Hall
10.30-12.00pmContact: Liz Mitchell at singing@wtu3a.org.uk
10-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
11-OctDigital PhotographyThe Chandos Arms, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Paul Eastwood at photography@wtu3a.org.uk
11-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
16-OctPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
17-OctCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
17-OctFolk, Blues and BeyondMember's home10.00-12.00pmContact: Paul Fincken at folk@wtu3a.org.uk
17-OctJazz AppreciationGroup leader's home2.00-4.00pmContact: jazz@wtu3a.org.uk
17-OctScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
17-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
18-OctFamily History250 Wendover Road, Aylesbury10.00-12.00pmContact: familyhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
18-OctPoetry ReadingMember's house2.30pmContact: Jim Whitston at poetryreading@wtu3a.org.uk
18-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
19-OctPhilosophyTBA10.30-12.30pmContact: philosophy@wtu3a.org.uk
19-OctWine AppreciationWT Chapel Hall19.00-21.00Favourite wines - Roger Everson. Contact: wine@wtu3a.org.uk
22-OctArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
23-OctArchitecture (Wendover U3A)Visit RIBA followed by Architectural tour of Tate Modern, London. 2.00pmContact: Barbara Bittenbender at architecture@wtu3a.org.uk
23-OctLocal HistoryWeston Turville Chapel Room10.30-12.30pm
Entrance £3.00
Talk by Roger King: "Aylesbury – recent history and lost heritage" Contact: Glynn White at localhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
23-OctNeedleworkGroup leader's home2.30-4.30pmContact: needlework@wtu3a.org.uk
24-OctMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
24-OctScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
24-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
25-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
25-OctWTU3A General MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmTalk by GOSH - "Great Ormond Street Hospital".
31-OctTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
November
01-NovScience and TechnologyWeston Turville Chapel HallTalk by Paul Brown – Why things move Part 2Contact: John Beer at science@wtu3a.org.uk
01-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
06-NovPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
07-NovCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
07-NovScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
07-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
08-NovDigital PhotographyThe Chandos Arms, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Paul Eastwood at photography@wtu3a.org.uk
08-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
12-NovArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
12-NovFlower ArrangingBuckland Village Hall2.15-4.30pmA Tropical Floral Arrangement. Contact: Gaynor Edwards at flowers@wtu3a.org.uk
13-NovWalkersChandos Arms, Weston Turville10amContact: walkers@wtu3a.org.uk
14-NovCrafts groupWT Chapel Hall10:00-12.00 noonBaubles - Guilding Flakes. Contact: crafts@wtu3a.org.uk
14-NovMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
14-NovScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
11-NovSinging For Fun
(in collaboration with Wendover & Aston Clinton U3A)
Halton Village Hall
10.30-12.00pmContact: Liz Mitchell at singing@wtu3a.org.uk
14-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
15-NovFamily History250 Wendover Road, Aylesbury10.00-12.00pmContact: familyhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
15-NovPoetry ReadingMember's house2.30pmContact: Jim Whitston at poetryreading@wtu3a.org.uk
15-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
16-NovPhilosophyTBA10.30-12.30pmContact: philosophy@wtu3a.org.uk
16-NovWine AppreciationWT Chapel Hall19.00-21.00Sainsburys/Tesco - Carol Williams. Contact: wine@wtu3a.org.uk
20-NovPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
20-NovScience and TechnologyTrip to The Postal Museum, London. Walking Tour, Fish & chip lunch, coach view of the lights. Cost £43 plus £10 for lunch. Coach to leave WT at 10.00am to return approx 8.00pmContact: John Beer at science@wtu3a.org.uk
21-NovCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
21-NovFolk, Blues and BeyondMember's home10.00-12.00pmContact: Paul Fincken at folk@wtu3a.org.uk
21-NovJazz AppreciationGroup leader's home2.00-4.00pmContact: jazz@wtu3a.org.uk
21-NovScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
21-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
22-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
22-NovWTU3A Bring & Buy and Social MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmNo speaker. Bring and Buy and social meeting.
26-NovArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
27-NovArchitecture (Wendover U3A)Weston Turville Union Chapel Hall2.00-4.00pmOur favourite religious buildings, and talk on Indian temples. Contact: Barbara Bittenbender at architecture@wtu3a.org.uk
27-NovLocal HistoryWeston Turville Chapel Room10.30-12.30pm
Entrance £3.00
Talk by Hugh Grainger - “I’m not really old, it’s those tablets”. Contact: Glynn White at localhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
27-NovNeedleworkGroup leader's home2.30-4.30pmContact: needlework@wtu3a.org.uk
28-NovMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
28-NovScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
28-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
29-NovTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
December
04-DecPatchwork & QuiltingWeston Turville Chapel HallExperienced quilters -10-12pm
Beginners - 2-4pm
Contact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
05-DecCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
05-DecScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
05-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
06-DecScience and TechnologyWeston Turville Chapel Hall2.30pm
Talk - "Why things move" - Paul Brown. Contact: John Beer at science@wtu3a.org.uk
06-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
07-DecWine AppreciationWT Chapel Hall19.00-21.00Somewhere else - Alan Williams. Contact: wine@wtu3a.org.uk
10-DecArtMember's home2.30-4.30pmContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
10-DecFlower ArrangingBuckland Village Hall2.15-4.30pmChristmas Workshop. Contact: Gaynor Edwards at flowers@wtu3a.org.uk
11-DecWalkersChandos Arms, Weston Turville10amContact: walkers@wtu3a.org.uk
12-DecCrafts groupWT Chapel Hall10:00-12.00 noonSnowman dec/planning. Contact: crafts@wtu3a.org.uk
12-DecMexican Train (Dominoes)The Chandos, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: mexicantrain@wtu3a.org.uk
12-DecScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
12-DecSinging For Fun
(in collaboration with Wendover & Aston Clinton U3A)
Halton Village Hall
10.30-12.00pmContact: Liz Mitchell at singing@wtu3a.org.uk
12-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
13-DecDigital PhotographyThe Chandos Arms, Weston Turville2.00pmContact: Paul Eastwood at photography@wtu3a.org.uk
13-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
14-DecWTU3A Christmas Lunch Oxfordshire Golf Club, Ryecote Lane, Milton Common OX9 2PU TBAContact: Rosemary Williams or Pam Wilson at xmaslunch@wtu3a.org.uk
17-DecPatchwork & Quilting (moved from Tuesday 18th)One meeting for all to be held at St Anne’s Hall Wendover from 10am -3pm10am -3pmContact: quilting@wtu3a.org.uk
19-DecCanastaThe Chandos, Weston Turville2.30pmContact: Carol Bean at canasta@wtu3a.org.uk
19-DecFolk, Blues and BeyondMember's home10.00-12.00pmContact: Paul Fincken at folk@wtu3a.org.uk
19-DecJazz AppreciationGroup leader's home2.00-4.00pmContact: jazz@wtu3a.org.uk
19-DecScrabble (AC)The Hub, Aston Clinton10.00-12.30pmContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
19-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
20-DecFamily History250 Wendover Road, Aylesbury10.00-12.00pmContact: familyhistory@wtu3a.org.uk
20-DecPoetry ReadingMember's house2.30pmContact: Jim Whitston at poetryreading@wtu3a.org.uk
20-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
21-DecPhilosophyTBA10.30-12.30pmContact: philosophy@wtu3a.org.uk
24-DecArtTBAContact: Colin Leslie at art@wtu3a.org.uk
25-Dec (CHRISTMAS DAY)ArchitectureNO MEETING
25-Dec (CHRISTMAS DAY)Local HistoryNO MEETING
25-Dec (CHRISTMAS DAY)NeedleworkNO MEETING
26-DecMexican Train (Dominoes)NO MEETING
26-DecTable TennisNO MEETING
27-DecScrabble (WT)The 5 Bells, Weston Turville10.00amContact: scrabble@wtu3a.org.uk
27-DecTable TennisAston Clinton Youth Club (adjacent to The Hub, Aston Clinton)2.30-4.00pmContact: John Cowling at tabletennis@wtu3a.org.uk
27-DecWTU3A General MeetingNO MEETINGNO MEETING
2019
January
24-JanWTU3A General MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmTalk by Keith Westcott - "A Journey of Exploration from Theory to Discovery"
February
28-FebWTU3A General MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmTalk by Bernard Lockett - "Gilbert & Sullivan"
March
28-MarWTU3A General MeetingAylesbury Rugby Club, Weston Turville2.30-4.00pmTalk by Chris Rattenbury - "Wheelpower" (From First-timers to Paralympic Medallists)