Latest Updates – Seaham U3A “Blog”

Trivial Pursuit Update

May 22. Our group continues to meet on a monthly basis with good attendance from our members, usually averaging about 10 members present. We continue to enjoy our sessions, with a great deal of laughter involved. We have several different editions of the game, and we each have our favourites-so there’s [...]

2022-05-22T10:17:51+01:00May 22nd, 2022|Trivial Pursuit|0 Comments

Art Appreciation

Our May outing saw 12 of us visit The Great North Museum-Hancock to see their exhibition celebrating the 2020 Fine Arts BA Degree work from Newcastle University. It certainly was different, and saw many of us scratching our heads and looking mystified-even with the printed explanatory pamphlets in hand! Still - [...]

2022-05-22T10:15:30+01:00May 22nd, 2022|Art Appreciation|0 Comments

June Walk

Following a Royal Request. Would the walking group consider cancelling our walk on June 3rd 2022 due to the u3a Jubilee Hog Roast at Dalton -le-Dale. After consultation with our guide Mr. G. Fairweather it was agreed to cancel our June walk and oblige the Royal Requester. One can only guess [...]

2022-05-22T09:58:27+01:00May 22nd, 2022|Walking Group|0 Comments

May Coffee Morning

Jack and I will be on holiday when the next coffee morning is due on 17th May (the Tuesday after the main meeting) but members can still meet in Poppies as usual between 10 and 12 o’clock for a chat and catch up. Lynn D will be there to set up. [...]

2022-04-24T15:08:46+01:00April 24th, 2022|Coffee Morning|0 Comments

Spanish Gallery

On 21st April, 24 members visited the newly -opened Spanish Gallery, at Bishop Auckland. The gallery itself, a stunning conversion of a bank building, housed a mind-boggling collection of paintings from the Golden Age of Spanish Art. We were all vastly impressed by the work we saw there, and enjoyed the [...]

2022-04-24T09:00:14+01:00April 24th, 2022|Art Appreciation|0 Comments