BRIDGWATER and District U3A
News for Members

New Ukulele Group

p Latest News from the Drama/Theatre Group What’s on at Bridgwater Library What’s on at Bridgwater Library  Did you know that as well as lending books Bridgwater Library run a range of classes and events.  Currently their programme includes sessions entitled “Knit & Natter”  and “Computer Classes”, plus lots more.  For the full programme take a look at the Library Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/Bridgwater-Library-642050692583308/  Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms  Bridgwater U3A has been offered the free use of meeting rooms by Somerset Care.  Anyone looking for a room to start a new group should contact me in the first instance.  Dawn,  Group Co-ordinator.  01278 444426   Bridgwater Arts Centre Gallery Bridgwater Arts Centre Gallery  Did you know that Bridgwater Arts Centre has a Gallery and that entry to exhibitions is free?  To see the programme and what is currently on display please go to the Bridgwater Arts Centre Gallery web page at :-  http://bridgwaterartscentre.co.uk/gallery/ Free Entry to English Heritage Sites for Learning Groups Free Entry to English Heritage Sites for Learning Groups  Did you know that English Heritage includes the U3A on their list of learning groups that are eligible for free self led visits to their sites.  To be eligible for a free visit a learning group needs to book at least 7 days in advance and the visit needs to include planned and structured learning activities.  For full details please have a look at the English Heritage Educational Visit Terms and Conditions .pdf file  at  https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/siteassets/home/learn/school-visits/education-tcs.pdf Gift Aid Gift Aid  Bridgwater U3A is able to claim Gift Aid on the fees that our members pay.  If you have signed a Gift Aid form for your U3A membership fee and your financial circumstance change such that you no longer pay income tax then please let Dave know on 01278 439385 so that your name can be removed from the list.

Latin for Beginners Group to Start Again

Latin for Beginners Group to Start Again Following requests from members Stan is going to restart the “Latin for Beginners” Group. It will be a small friendly group with no pressure and no homework. If you are interested and would like to know more please phone Stan on 01278 431140

Model Railway

Proposed Model Railway Group Is anyone interested in joining a Model Railway Group? I   am   in   the   process   of   building   a   layout   and   it   occurs   to   me   that   many   members   may   no   longer   have   the   space   for   a layout, or may just wish to run locos or meet like minded railway enthusiasts. Anyone who is interested please contact me. Rosalind Tel:  01278  431334