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As we follow the Roadmap out of lockdown, we can now start to gradually get together albeit with many restrictions. As of May 17th Groups of 6 are able to meet indoors, whilst larger groups (up to 30) can gather outdoors including in gardens. Some groups are restarting already. Details below.

Next Meeting:    Tue 29th June at 2pm
Speaker:    Bill Devitt
Subject:    "Clangers!!!"
Special Events:    

Meeting address Contact details
Congregational ChurchSecretary
Kilwardby StreetAnne Donegan
Ashby de la Zouchemail:-secretary@ashbyu3a.co.uk
LE65 2FQ01283 760348

Group Activities.

Click or tap on the Group name to go to its own page for more info.

Show in alphabetical order of group or all meetings in the next 42 days

Study groupDateTime Venue
Arts and CraftsTBA
ComputerMon 19th Jul2:00 pm16 Winchester Way assuming lockdown ends
Digital PhotographyThu 5th Aug10:00 am16 Winchester Way assuming lockdown ends
Drawing and paintingWorking from home
Virtual Family HistoryWed 9th Jun2:00 pmFormat TBD 2 Marlborough Way
Industrial HeritageTBA
LiteratureMeeting on WhatsApp
Medium WalksMon 12th Jul9.45 for 10am startMeet at Packington CP at junc of Measham Rd and Vicarage Ln
Music AppreciationWe share a playlist of YouTube music videos
Science & TechnologyMon 14th Jun2:00 pmA Zoom talk by Paul McKay entitled "Einstein - his life and his Special Theory of Relativity"
Social EventsTBA
Short WalksFri 18th Jun10:00 amMeet at Ticknall Car Park
Supper ClubTBA
Trips and OutingsTBA
WalkingTue 6th Jul 9.45 for 10 am startMeet at Melbourne parish church, DE73 8JH


Baj Maunder is offering half-price discount on yoga classes to Ashby u3a members. Baj is a qualified and experienced yoga teacher and a u3a member but this is not a u3a-organised class.

Outdoor or zoom classes are running on:

Tues 11am, Wed 6pm and Thurs 6.30pm weekly until May 17

And then studio (indoor) classes weekly from May 17 on:

Tues 11am, Wed 6pm, Thurs 6.30pm or 7.15pm

Options will be suggestions and participants must be able to get down to the floor and back up without support. £3 per full 1 hr class. ( gentle Hatha yoga)

Contact Baj on 07790 558683 or bmal0333@gmail.com