Countesthorpe U3A - STOP PRESS!

MEMBERSHIP 

To join as new member:  click on the membership item on the right hand side, download the attachment, complete the form and follow the instructions given.

To RENEW your membership, please click on the membership item and follow the instructions

Subscriptions for 2020/21 are:  £15, or £8 Associate with proof of membership of another U3A.  Cheques should be made payable to "Countesthorpe U3A"

PLEASE NOTE THAT MEMBERSHIP RUNS FROM 1 APRIL TO 31 MARCH THE FOLLOWING YEAR, REGARDLESS OF WHEN DURING THE YEAR YOU RENEW OR FIRST JOIN.  THUS, THERE IS NO ADVANTAGE TO DELAYING RENEWING BECAUSE OF THE VIRUS SHUTDOWN!

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CORONAVIRUS

Following an emergency meeting of the committee on 18 March, a lot of information was sent out by email or post to all our members. In case you did not get this, or have mislaid it, please click at the foot of this page to open the document. It gives information on the status of group activities and much more.

You might also like the Countesthorpe U3A Curfew Chronicle, which is aimed at trying to give you ideas to pass the time and perhaps to amuse as well. Issue 1 is at the end of the Information Sheet below.

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IN BRIEF:

All trips from History, Outings, Garden Appreciation and Theatre Groups scheduled before end of June have been cancelled.   Full refunds will be available, though this MAY be when normal meetings resume

ALL activity group meetings cancelled until end of June

Meeting to explore possible T'ai Chi group (24 March) - cancelled for now

Group Leaders' meeting - 23 April - cancelled.

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Keep in touch with the U3A by getting the FREE newsletter by email.  Click on the link below to sign up.

https://www.u3a.org.uk/newsletter?utm_source=U3A+Chairs+and+Secretaries&utm_campaign=b87bb71714-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_21_10_24&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fa0562410-b87bb71714-517801245

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KYNREN AT COUNTY DURHAM - IMPORTANT UPDATE - CHANGE OF DATES & HOTEL

5 day County Durham holiday to experience the spectacular Kynren at Bishop Auckland.  CHANGE OF DATES TO:  July 30th  - August 3rd 2020.  Superior grade tickets are included for the Saturday evening Kynren performance and entrance to Beamish Open Air Museum.  Half board basis from £399 pp.  Some rooms (twins/ singles) still available.  Booking form and full details on Holidays page.  

DECISION ON WHETHER THIS PROCEEDS OR NOT WILL BE TAKEN IN JUNE.   JILL WILL STAY IN TOUCH.

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DON'T SEE THE ACTIVITY THAT YOU WANT?  Then why not think about starting a group yourself.  There is lots of support available from our Groups Co-ordinator (Jenny Mills on 277 2041).  Also, see 'Starting a New Group' article in the website archives for some initial ideas.   It's not onerous, but very rewarding and enjoyable!  Contact us via this website.

 

Shutdown Info Chronicle

 
What's new?
MEMBERSHIP
18th March 2020

MEMBERSHIP
...more >

Shutdown Information
19th March 2020

Shutdown Information
...more >

Current Newsletter
20th March 2020

Current Newsletter
...more >

Kynren
30th July 2020

Kynren
...more >

Strictly Ballroom
21st October 2020

Strictly Ballroom
...more >

Wizard of Oz
10th December 2020

Wizard of Oz
...more >

Featured groups
History
History

Learning
Thursday
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Country Dancing
Country Dancing

Active Pursuits
Monday
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Solo Sunday Lunch
Solo Sunday Lunch

Social
Sunday
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Pilates
Pilates

Active Pursuits
Wednesday
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Talking of Death
Talking of Death

Social
Various
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Craft Circle
Craft Circle

Creative / The Arts
Tuesday
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