These normally include the monthly Social with Speaker, as well as the numerous groups to attend. Salford U3A arranges various events throughout the year which include day trips out, annual lunches, Christmas celebrations, as well as monthly social mornings which include speakers. However, until Covid-19 guidelines are relaxed all these events are currently postponed and monthly meetings cancelled until further notice.
Full list of Trips and Social Events for 2020
Sadly due to the coronavirus pandemic a number of events have had to be cancelled or postponed.
The full details were announced at our AGM on 17th January 2020. Currently all three trips are fully booked, but places may become available. So if interested please contact Ken & Janet Bell on 0161 288 5860; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Lunch Thursday 12th March 2020 – Monton Sports and Cricket Club, Welbeck Rd., M30 9EH. Cost £25, please complete the form sent out with Chairman’s letter and return with money (cheques payable to Salford U3A) and selection by Friday 21st February 2020. Contacts: Ken & Janet Ball 0161 288 5860; email@example.com
Walkers 2020 HF holiday – This holiday was booked at Sebdbergh for 18-22th May for four nights. This has now been cancelled but now rescheduled for Monday 10th May 2021. Anyone interested please contact Ken McMahon firstname.lastname@example.org or Ken Ball for more details.
Monthly Social Mornings with Guest Speakers 2020
Venue and Time: General social mornings are held at Eccles Town Hall, 116 Church Street, Eccles, M30 0LH, 10am on the third Friday of each month.
The social morning is held in order to have a discussion together with a cup of tea or coffee and to listen to a variety of Guest Speakers, to air your views and to pass relevant information to members. Prospective members will be most welcome.
For future events, please see the dates in the table below.
|Salford U3A Events Programme 2020|
|17 January||AGM, Social and Speaker||Peter Turner||Through the eyes of a Magician|
|21 February||Social and Speaker||Tim Coltman||The Story of an Unlikely War Hero|
|12 March||Annual lunch||Monton Sports/Cricket Club|
|20 March||Social and Speaker||Marilyn Shalks||Manchester Theatre History – cancelled|
|03 April||Spring outing||currently postponed||Liverpool docks and Royal Liver building|
|17 April||Social and Speaker||John Dwyer||It’s All Greek to me|
|15 May||Social and Speaker||Keith Warrender||Manchester Lost District|
|19 June||Social and Speaker||Brian Pearson||U3A Salford Photography Group|
|21-26 June||Summer Outing||currently postponed||Monet’s Garden and Palace of Versailles, France|
|17 July||Social and Speaker||Susan Barnett||Sandringham Secrets|
|21 August||Social and Speaker||Philip Caine||From Barrow to Baghdad|
|05-06 September||Autumn Outing||Bowes museum, Kynren open air spectacular show in North East, plus Beamish museum|
|18 September||Social and Speaker||Sid Calderbank||A Lancashire Garland|
|16 October||Social and Speaker||Peter Pennington||An Eccles Minstrel|
|20 November||Social and Speaker||Sue Jeffries||Christmas wreathes and
|18 December||Christmas Social||Christmas Social|