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(Last updated: Wednesday 1 September 2021)

If you want to enjoy a special interest, Alsager U3A offers a wide selection of regular group activities. For more details, click here

And if you want to visit a special place, Alsager U3A offers a diverse range of one-off trips and holidays (available soon, when Covid rules permit). For more details, click here

But did you know, Alsager U3A also organises various other events during the year? Well, now you do!

See below, a listing of all scheduled 'Talk Time' events. More events will be added, as and when known, so please keep checking this page.

Miss it, miss out!

DateEvent Details
6th September50 Days in a Red T-shirt, by Jon Hill. The talk describes the challenge of walking 700km through the French Alps from Lake Geneva to Cote d'Azur. Woven into the talk is the story of the Red Rubber Ball Foundation Charity
13th SeptemberPhoto Editing: an audio visual presentation on the big screen, by Arthur Harding & Peter Farrer (leaders of the Alsager U3A Photo Editing for Improvers Group). These images have been taken by the members of the group who are very keen on photography and how to edit & improve their photographs. They mainly use Affinity Photo Editor. They are very keen on social events and have an open approach to their virtual meetings covering many aspects of photography whilst keeping a sense of humour as well.
20th SeptemberThe Vat Man, The Tax Man and Me, by Geoff Mackey. Geoff worked for over a decade as a Health and Safety Inspector. He tells a good story of how not to damage yourself – illustrated and not always too serious
27th SeptemberHelp to Plan Future Alsager U3A Holidays: A Presentation by Wendy Birch (Regent Travel)
4th October The Life and Crimes of Agatha Christie, by David McCaddon
11th OctoberDramatic Images on the Big Screen, by Geoff Reader. Audio visual presentation: Portraits of Children within the Alsager Community; Something different – amusing, funny, scary and cute; Competition-winning people images; Wildlife Birds; Sporting Images
18th October Lidice – It's Destruction and the Part Played by the People of North Staffordshire in Its Rebuilding, by Steve Booth
1st NovemberAn Entertainment with Various Vocarious Verse, by Mike Burn (writing as Margaret Montrose)
8th NovemberImages from My Walks in the Peak District, by Geoff Reader. Winter at Rudyard, water falls at Lumsdale, and walking around White Peaks, Roaches and Staffordshire Moorlands
15th NovemberBeat The Drum, by Fools Gold
22nd NovemberMusical Morning and Sing Along to the U3A Ukelele Group


Please note: the online sessions have now finished. Join us at the Civic (Alsager) for face-to-face talks every Monday morning at 11.15am, starting on Monday 6th September.

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