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Thames Valley Network u3a – Christmas Wreath demonstration on Zoom

14 November, 2021

Another Thames Vally Network u3a event is now published – The Spirit of Christmas – talk and demonstration.  Click on the links in the boxes below for the flyer that has full details of costs and how to book through TicketSource. 

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Tuesday, 23rd November 10.30am on Zoom

Otters are back in the Thames

By Graham Scholey

Closing date:  Friday, 19th November

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Wednesday, 24th November at 10.30am on Zoom 

Van Gough – the Golden Years

By Keith Appleby

Closing date: Saturday, 20th November 

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Monday, 29th November at 2.30pm on Zoom

Mandela – the Man Behind the Myth

By Bjorn Watson

Closing date: Wednesday, 24th November

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Friday, 3rd December at 10.30am on Zoom

December Quiz

Quizmaster – Avis Furness

Closing date:  Tuesday, 30th November

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Thursday, 9th December at 10.30am on Zoom

The Spirit of Christmas

By Katherine Kear

Closing date:  Monday, 6th December

Below are the events planned until December.  Full details on each event will follow in due course.

19th November – Saving the Basque Children 1937. A talk by Colin Carritt

Colin Carritt returns, following his previous talk about the Spanish Civil War, to tell us about the Basque children who came to Britain as a result of that conflict, many to the Oxfordshire area.

The cost of the talk is £1.00 per device.  Full details are on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Tuesday, 16th November. 

 
 

23rd November – Otters are back in the Thames by Graham Scholey

Graham Scholey will be telling us of the work undertaken by the Environment Agency to encourage the return of these fascinating creatures. 

The cost of the talk is £1 per device. Full details can be found on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Friday, 19th November.

24th November – Van Gogh, The Golden Years from Keith Appleby

Keith Appleby looks at the last two years of Van Gough’s life, a period when he was at his most creative.  

The talk is free of charge. Full details can be found on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Saturday, 20th November.

Mandela – the Man Behind the Myth.

A talk by Bjorn Watson

Bjorn Watson grew up in South Africa and will examine four key aspects of Mandela’s life and character.

The talk is free of charge. Full details can be found on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Wednesday, 24th November.

3rd December – December Quiz

Quizmaster – Avis Furness

cThis event is free of charge.  Full details can be found on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Tuesday, 30th November.

9th December – “The Spirit of Christmas”. A talk and demonstration by Katherine Kear

This is a very welcome return for Katherine Kear whose previous talks and demonstrations have proved so popular.

The cost for the talk is £1 per device.  Full details are on the flyer.  Closing date for applications is Monday, 6th December.

 

 

BOOKING
 
The easiest and best option is to book electronically by clicking on the TICKETSOURCE’ icon immediately below the event on the TVN website

You will receive an acknowledgement immediately and the Zoom link a few days before the event.  PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU ENTER YOUR DETAILS CAREFULLY WHEN YOU BOOK.

If you have booked an event and do not get the link 2 days before the event, please message TicketSource to advise.  DO NOT LEAVE IT UNTIL THE DAY OF THE EVENT AS YOU WILL NOT GET A REPLY.  
 
Please note: Increasingly,  TVN events are becoming fully booked well before the actual date.  Nevertheless, we are disappointed to find that something like 20% of those who have booked places, fail to join on the day.  If you find that you are unable to join an event for which you have booked, please inform the organiser as soon as possible so that your place can be offered to someone else.