December 2018 Updates


Message from the Acting Chair:
Its that time of year again and the festive season is almost upon us  again, before long we will be into another New Year. That being the case, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you, our Flintshire U3A members, for helping to make this yet another successful year for FU3A.  Many thanks particularly  to our group coordinators, our volunteer helpers at our various events and meetings and to our committee who have kept things ticking over in the back ground, helping to keep things running like the well oiled machine that is Flintshire U3A. My particular thanks go to Chris Winner who as Chairman of Flintshire U3A never seemed to stand still in her efforts to improve our U3A here in Flintshire, best wishes to her as she takes on her new role as Wales Trustee .  As you can see on the web site we have events coming up within the next  few weeks and into the New Year and beyond, so don’t forget to put them in your diary (U3A ones are still available).
Finally may I wish you and your families all the very best for Christmas and the New Year.  All the very best to you all
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John Tiplady (Acting Chairman)

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2019 Diaries


Please collar me at a U3A meeting or event, or email secretaryflintu3a@gmail.com if you would like a 2019 diary. They cost £2.50 and I will probably have them about my person for the next six months or so!!

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*** Map and Compass Navigation Course 2019 -

click here for details


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** Festive Sing-a-Long and Entertainment event **

Tuesday, December 11th at Tyddyn Street United Church, Mold click here for details.


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Our music performance groups Singing for Pleasure, Music Live, Belle Plate Ringers and Recorder Group are participating in a concert at Chester Cathedral on
December 18
th.
This is NOT a Flintshire U3A event it is being organised by NEWCIS but if you would like to support our groups please click here for details.


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 Flintshire U3A - Ruthin U3A Creative Writers Anthology

REFLECTIONS from a THIRD AGE is available to buy now - click here


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Memories of a wonderful Flintshire U3A day on Deeside -
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Coastline and Border Celebration - click the button above for latest information


Flintshire U3A Committee needs to know which Interest Groups you attend  please - click here

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The University of the Third Age (U3A) is an international self-help organisation for retired and semi-retired people, in their Third Age. It provides educational, creative and leisure opportunities in lifelong learning. The success of each U3A is that they draw on the knowledge, experience and skills of their own members.

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