Apr

25

Trip - Geoff Hamilton Gardens

Day trip by Coach to Geoff Hamilton Gardens at Barnsdale nr, Stamford.  Geoff Hamilton Gardens have the largest collection of Individual gardens in Britain.  April is blosson time, so this should be a lovely day out.  Beautiful Tea rooms are available serving freshly produced locally sourced meals to order, delicious afternoon teas can also be pre-ordered.   For further information and confirmation of times etc. contact the group leader or call in at any drop-in.  Price approx £26.00  

Outside Visit
9:00 am to 7:00 pm
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Apr

29

YAHR - 2019 AGM & Development Meeting

Monday 29th April 2019 at St George’s Centre, Leeds LS1 3DL  See the 2019 AGM - Agenda, read the 2018 AGM - Minutes. The AGM will be followed by a Regional Development meeting/workshop under the title of "Have Your Say". Further detail and confirmation of times visit the YAHR Website If you have any questions for the Events Team email events@yahrU3A.co.uk

Outside Visit
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
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May

02

Theatre - 'Handbagged'

Thursday 2nd May - 'Handbagged' at the York Theatre Royal 2.30pm Tickets £27.50. Handbagged imagines what may have happened at the Queen’s infamous weekly meetings with Margaret Thatcher. Entertainingly told and packed with satirical humour, the two women collide as they share their opposing views of Britain’s role in the world. Contact the Theatre Group Leader for further information and actual timings, or call at our desk at the drop-in.  

York Theatre Royal - York
2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
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May

09

May Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are usually held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens) with the exception of this one which will be on the second Thursday.   Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.  Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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May

14

Trip - Magical Lake Maggiore

6 Nights (7 Days)   From £985 per person   Flying from Manchester Airport Stay in the delightful 4* Hotel Simplon, situated in the beautiful lakeside resort of Baveno.   Ideally located for excursions, this is a firm favourite with Greatdays’ groups and U3As.  Lake Maggiore is undoubtedly one of Italy’s highlights.   It is Greatdays’ best selling destination for U3A groups in 2018 and it’s easy to see why!    The second largest of Italy’s lakes, it is set in captivating Alpine scenery. Please contact Group Leader for full itinerary and actual times, or call at our table at the monthly Drop-In.

Foreign Trip
8:00 am to 8:00 pm
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May

23

Trip - 5 Night Cruise / Norwegian Fjords

From Thursday, May 23rd - Tuesday, May 28th 2019 with Fred Olsen (FO), sails from Newcastle. The Ship is the M.S .Balmoral which is a wonderful happy ship with great food and entertainment. This is a popular cruise and is filling up fast! We have a group discounted fare and as FO says the cruise will sell out there will be no more discounts. There will be a welcome party on board and our own daily travel desk for questions etc. You may want to take advantage of the all-inclusive drinks package at £15 per day, too. Read all the details on the flyer and book direct with FO with a 15% deposit to secure your cabin. (U3A does not take any money). If you want to benefit from the cheapest fare and thus need someone to share a cabin please let us know and we will try to help. Contact the Travel Desk at the next Drop-In or phone/text Chris Mills on 07526-105482

Outside Visit
8:00 am to 8:00 pm
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May

24

YAHR - Leeds Recycling & Energy Recovery Facility

Friday 24th May 2019 Newmarket Approach, Leeds LS9 0RJ Directions For further iinformation visit the YAHR Website or see Full Programme If you have any questions for the Events Team email secretary@yahru3a.co.uk The Closing Date for applications is 30th April 2019.

Outside Visit
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
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Jun

06

June Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.   Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Jun

14

YAHR - History and Archaeology workshop

Friday 14th June 2019 Church House, 17-19 York Place, Leeds LS1 2EX For further iinformation visit the YAHR Website or see Flyer with Directions. Please note that this workshop may not be suitable for Family History or Genealogy Groups. Places are limited by the size of the venue, so early registration is advisable either by visiting the YAHR website or email secretary@yahru3a.co.uk. The closing date for registration is 30th May 2019.  

Outside Visit
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
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Jun

18

Trip - Himalayan Gardens & Sculpture Park

Day trip by Coach to Himalayan Gardens & Sculpture Park - Grewelthorpe near Ripon.  The highly acclaimed garden is just 8 miles from Ripon and Masham, and is best known for its flamboyant burst of colours, with rare rhododendrons, azaleas and Himalayan plants stealing the show.   These are nestled amongst mass plantings of glorious hybrids and drifts of spring bulbs.  Exciting new primula meadows enrich the stunning lakeside walks which rise spectacularly from the valley up to the house situated 850ft above sea level. Spend the morning in the gardens, cafe facilities available, then enjoy free time in Ripon in the afternoon. For further information and confirmation of times etc. contact the Travel Group Leader or call in at any drop-in.  Price tba.

Outside Visit
9:15 am to 6:00 pm
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Jul

04

July Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.   Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Aug

01

August Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.   Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Sep

05

September Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.   Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Oct

03

October Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.  Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Nov

07

November Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.   Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Dec

05

December Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10 am and 12 noon, at the Community Centre, Burnby Hall (this is the hall located just before the gates to Burnby Hall Gardens). Members of the Committee will also be there to welcome new members and provide guidance as required. Come along for a cup of coffee/tea and catch up with what is happening. What to expect: Various Group Leaders will be in attendance at the Drop-In sessions to advise re their group activity and engage new member, providing information and advice. Specifically the Drop-in sessions are a useful source of learning as they promote the various extra U3A activities of groups such as Travel and Theatre.    Come along and find out more about what the U3A can offer you.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am
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Events

Apr

25

Trip - Geoff Hamilton Gardens

Day trip by Coach to Geoff Hamilton Gardens at Barnsdale nr, Stamford.  Geoff Hamilton Gardens ...

Outside Visit
9:00 am to 7:00 pm

Apr

29

YAHR - 2019 AGM & Development Meeting

Monday 29th April 2019 at St George’s Centre, Leeds LS1 3DL  See the 20...

Outside Visit
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

May

02

Theatre - 'Handbagged'

Thursday 2nd May - 'Handbagged' at the York Theatre Royal 2.30pm Tickets £27.50. Ha...

York Theatre Royal - York
2:30 pm to 6:30 pm

May

09

May Drop-In Session

U3A Drop-In sessions are usually held on the first THURSDAY of each month, between 10...

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
10:00 am to 12:00 am

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