Monthly Meetings 2017

Monthly Meetings 2017

All Meetings at Ewen Hall High Barnet starting 9.45 am  (for tea/coffee)

 

The meeting is always on the first Thursday of the month. It begins at 9.45 am in Ewen Hall where tea/coffee and biscuits are available. The talk starts at 10.30 am. In the hall, you can book Outings, find out about new groups from the Groups team, discover what is happening in the London U3A region and get computer/phone/tablet help if you need it. The membership team are on duty to answer queries and register new members. Non members are welcome to come to these meetings, to find out more about Barnet U3A

DateSpeakerTitle   
5th JanuaryDr John Hodgson
Barnet U3A member
"The Hanseatic League - or the first attempt at a European Union"
2nd FebruaryGraham Taylor
U3A member and art historian
"London's Finest Painters". Includes contrasts betweeen Hogarth, Turner, Rosetti & Nash
2nd MarchCharlotte Hamlyn Williams. Charlotte has an MSc in Physical Activity and Health and a PhD in Sports and Exercise from Exeter University.“Physical Activity for Seniors”

6th AprilJean Cardyand is a Barnet U3A member
Retired Lecturer in English and has had three collections of poetry published
"Dickens and the Undeserving Poor"
4th MayIsabel Raphael
First President of the Highgate Literary & Scientic Institution
Retired Head Mistress of Channing School and
"Homer's Odyssey: the first novel"
1st JuneJonathan Lipitch
A Practising Psychologist and certified coach
"How to control stress and a stressful world"
6th JulyStanley Clingman
Member of U3A London
"The Great American Songbook 1920-1950"
Member of U3A London
7th SeptemberAmalia Michaels
Retired Physics Teacher and member of U3A London
"James Clerk Maxwell: Scotland's Einstein?" He was considered to be the greatest 19th Century scientist
5th OctoberCatherine Osborn
Retired school teacher and actress and member of U3A in London

"Writing your Autobiography"
2nd NovemberSteve Richards
Journalist and broadcaster

"Current politics" (Booking to be confirmed in January 2017)
7th DecemberDr John Hodgson
Barnet U3A member
"The Hanseatic League - or the first attempt at a European Union"