Oct

19

First Aid Awareness

First Aid Awareness: This session (19th October 2017) is fully subscribed however we do still have limited places available on: 15th February 2018 22nd February 2018 if you are interested in attending 1 of these courses please email the Secretary as soon as possible to secure a place the course summary is as follows: Don Buxton of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust will be providing a session which covers the following: How to recognize a Suspected Heart Attack How, when and why to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) How to perform Hands-Only Chest Compressions (CPR) How, when and why to place an Unconscious Breathing person in the Recovery Position How to recognise and deal with a Choking Situation How to deal with Life-Threatening or Serious Bleeding (Adult – Child – Baby protocols will be shown) The training session will take place at Burnby Hall Community Centre commencing at 1.45pm and concluding at 4.15pm. Those attending MUST stay for the duration of the training session. Interested? Please contact Graham on 01759 303040 or email: secretarypockdu3a@gmail.com

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1:45 pm to 4:30 pm
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Oct

23

National U3A Event

Places are still available for 1,000 Years of Illumination at The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London  NW1 2DB on the 23rd October 2017.  Price £24.00.  More info and booking at u3a.org.uk/events.

The British Library - London
10:45 am to 6:00 pm
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Oct

25

October Open Meeting

35 Years at the Chalk Face... Annette McMillan shares amusing stories and experiences from her life a teacher!

Masonic Hall - The Mile, Pocklington
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Oct

27

Travel

Sunderland Glass Centre plus Penshaw Monument For more information please contact the Group Leader or email them via the link on the Groups page. www.pocklingtonu3a.org.uk/travel.html

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9:00 am to 6:00 pm
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Nov

02

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 and we share more content of Open Meetings which provide a varied programme throughout the year. 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 pm
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Nov

02

New Member Meeting

New members are encouraged to come along and learn more about our U3A - learn more about our groups and activities at this meeting of a smaller number of members sharing interests and making new friends.    

Catholic Church Hall - Union Street, Pocklington
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
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Nov

09

November Open Meeting

An acoustic duo plays original and traditional music entited 'Stormy Stories' with an accompaniment of instruments including guitars, flute, whistles, bass and ukulele.

Burnby Hall Community Centre - The Balk, Pocklington
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Nov

10

National U3A Event

Are you interested and involved in research? If so, we would love you to come to a meeting taking place at Carrs Lane Conference Centre, Birmingham at 11am on Friday 10th November 2017.  The purpose of the meeting is for the NEC and the National Office to discover what is happening in the U3A research field, to listen to discussion and ideas and to assist in facilitating all aspects of U3A research to go forward.   If you wish to attend please contact the Chairman Pam Jones (pam.jones@u3a.org.uk).   An agenda and directions will be sent out in due course. Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.  

Carrs Lane Conference Centre - Birmingham
11:00 am to 6:00 pm
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Nov

15

Group Leader Meeting

Calling all Group Leaders! The Committe are delighted to invite our Group Leaders (and those who would be intersted in taking a Group Leader role) to attend a U3A event specifically for our Group Leader membership - we will be sharig 'what's new' in our U3A and also recognize and thank our Group Leaders for thier valued contribution. Event Summary: Event date: Wednesday 15th November 2017 Venue: Burnby Hall Community Centre, Pocklington. Commencing: 4,30pm On arrival: Afternoon tea & scones which will be provided Concluding: 6,30pm The meeting close: we'll be providing for a finger buffet and a glass of wine Agenda: we'll share this nearer the event date.

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4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
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Nov

23

My Fair Lady

'My Fair Lady'  a musical by Lerner and Loewe, Thursday 23rd November 2017, at Grand Opera House York. Tickets £26.00 to be paid by 12th October.  Performance starts 2.30pm For more information please contact the Group Leader or email them via the link on the Groups page.  www.pocklingtonu3a.org.uk/theatre-visits.html 

Grand Opera House - York
2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
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Dec

07

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 and we share more content of Open Meetings which provide a varied programme throughout the year. 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 pm
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Dec

13

December Open Meeting

We shall be showcasing our own U3A Festive talent in music and song with festive drinks and mince pies...everyone is welcome

Methodist Church, Chapmangate, Pocklington
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Dec

14

Trip to Warwick

A 2 day coach tour staying at the Bosworth Hall Hotel, price inc Dinner bed and breakfast.  Including visit to national space centre.   Day 2 morning at leisure, then visit to Battlefield visitor centre.  Day 3 free time in Market Bosworth, before we set off around 1500hrs. Price is £42 per person plus coach fee.  There is an option to do the Richard 111 visitor centre also. More info at the drop in.   Contact Group Leader for further information.

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9:00 am to 4:00 pm
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Jan

06

“The Musical Delights of Vienna”

We are pleased to advise you of two delightful concerts in Harrogate over the first weekend of the New Year on 6 and 7 January 2018, presented by the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival at the start of their special 25th Anniversary Year Saturday 6 January 2018 at 7.30pm in the Royal Hall, Harrogate: “The Musical Delights of Vienna” Ticket prices from £25 - £34 per person including complimentary Bucks Fizz at 6.30pm Concessions for over 60 years at £2 off each ticket. Bookings for both Concerts Open Now: Box Office: Tel: 01422-323252 or online: http://www.gsfestivals.org/ Please note end time is approximate  

Royal Hall - Harrogate
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
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Jan

07

“The Great British Song Book Concert”

We are pleased to advise you of two delightful concerts in Harrogate over the first weekend of the New Year on 6 and 7 January 2018, presented by the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival at the start of their special 25th Anniversary Year. Ticket prices from £25 - £34 per person including complimentary Bucks Fizz at 6.30pm Concessions for over 60 years at £2 off each ticket. Sunday 7 January 2018 at 2.30pm in the Crown Hotel, Harrogate:  “The Great British Song Book Concert” Ticket price (free seating) at £15 per person. Concessions for over 60 years at £1 off per ticket. Bookings for both Concerts Open Now: Box Office: Tel: 01422-323252 or online: http://www.gsfestivals.org/ Please note end time is approximate

The Crown Hotel - Harrogate
2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Feb

15

First Aid Awareness

First Aid Awareness: if you are interested in attending this event please email the Secretary as soon as possible to secure a place the course summary is as follows: Don Buxton of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust will be providing a session which covers the following: How to recognize a Suspected Heart Attack How, when and why to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) How to perform Hands-Only Chest Compressions (CPR) How, when and why to place an Unconscious Breathing person in the Recovery Position How to recognise and deal with a Choking Situation How to deal with Life-Threatening or Serious Bleeding (Adult – Child – Baby protocols will be shown) The training session will take place at Burnby Hall Community Centre commencing at 1.45pm and concluding at 4.15pm. Those attending MUST stay for the duration of the training session. Interested? Please contact Graham on 01759 303040 or email: secretarypockdu3a@gmail.com

Contact Group Leader for detail
1:45 pm to 4:30 pm
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Feb

22

First Aid Awareness

First Aid Awareness: if you are interested in attending this event please email the Secretary as soon as possible to secure a place the course summary is as follows: Don Buxton of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust will be providing a session which covers the following: How to recognize a Suspected Heart Attack How, when and why to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) How to perform Hands-Only Chest Compressions (CPR) How, when and why to place an Unconscious Breathing person in the Recovery Position How to recognise and deal with a Choking Situation How to deal with Life-Threatening or Serious Bleeding (Adult – Child – Baby protocols will be shown) The training session will take place at Burnby Hall Community Centre commencing at 1.45pm and concluding at 4.15pm. Those attending MUST stay for the duration of the training session. Interested? Please contact Graham on 01759 303040 or email: secretarypockdu3a@gmail.com 

Contact Group Leader for detail
1:45 pm to 4:30 pm
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Events

Oct

19

First Aid Awareness

First Aid Awareness: This session (19th October 2017) is fully subscribed however we do still have l...

Contact Group Leader for detail
1:45 pm to 4:30 pm

Oct

23

National U3A Event

Places are still available for 1,000 Years of Illumination at The British Library, 96 Euston Road, L...

The British Library - London
10:45 am to 6:00 pm

Oct

25

October Open Meeting

35 Years at the Chalk Face... Annette McMillan shares amusing stories and experiences from her life ...

Masonic Hall - The Mile, Pocklington
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Oct

27

Travel

Sunderland Glass Centre plus Penshaw Monument For more information please contact the Group Leade...

Contact Group Leader for detail
9:00 am to 6:00 pm

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