THE UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE
13 January Understanding Hearing in Later Life
Andrew Grace, ENT Surgeon
Many of you will have encountered Mr. Grace when he was the senior Hearing Consultant at the York District Hospital. Now he is retired he works part time at the Nuffield Hospital where his extensive knowledge and wide experience can continue to benefit the deaf and hard of hearing in York.
10 February Tanzania: Past and Present
Julian Marcus, Tanzanian Development Trust
10 March Make the Third Age the Best Age
Marion Shoard, Writer
14 April Folk Songs of the North East
Steve & Carol Robson, Folk Musicians
12 May The Henry Mills Memorial Lecture*
Carry on Minister
Rt. Hon. Frank Dobson, Secretary of State for Health
1997 – 1999
9 June Raising the Banners of Freedom
South Africa 1970 - 2016
David Maughan-Brown, Retired Deputy Vice-Chancellor
York St John University
14 July The Sun
Hazel Collett, Astronomer
August no meeting
York U3A Saturday Meetings
Further details of each meeting, and the speaker's background, will also be published ahead of time:
- in the York U3A newsletter
- by email, a week before, to members with email addresses on file
The Central Methodist Church Hall (St Saviourgate) will be open from 9.30 am. Please enter up the ramp to the right of the church itself.
Tea, coffee and biscuits are served from 9.30 am to 10.15 am
Talks start at 10.30 am and finish at approximately 11.45 am
Members are charged* £1.50 entry; members' guests £3.00
Please remember to bring your membership card!
* except the Henry Mill Memorial Lecture (May 2018) which is free of charge to all
York U3A Members' pages
Living Positively with Dementia
Wendy Mitchell's talk in October 2016 was, for many in the audience, an inspirational one as well as being deeply personal.
Many members have asked to read a transcript of her talk, and this is now available for all U3A members to read (as a pdf) or print their own copy.
Just click here
Venue for Saturday Meetings
Our Saturday Meetings are held at
Central Methodist Hall, St Saviourgate
*** Our Saturday Meetings all take place at the Central Methodist Church Hall, St Saviourgate, York YO1 8NQ ***