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Proposed Group – Fun with the Ukelele

We have had some enquiries about the formation of a Maidenhead u3a Ukulele group. If anyone else is interesting in leading or becoming a member of this potential new group, please contact Groups Coordinator, Kathy, groups@maidenheadu3a.org.uk 

The Sweetest Thing – History of Sugar, 7th May

Learn about aspects of the history of sugar, including: the cultivation, extraction and processing of cane and beet; tracing the dramatic rise of the use of sugar in Britain and its importance to the wealth of individuals and to the country as a whole

Free Talk – Memorials of First World War

UKToursOnline are providing an exclusive free talk for u3a members on Easter Sunday. This is a 30 minute talk given by London Blue Badge Guide Don Brown looking at some of the inspiring, dramatic and poignant memorials to the dead of the First World War. The talk will ‘visit’ the Cenotaph, the Tomb of the… Read More »

Free Talk – Memorials of WW1, 4th April

UK Tours Online are offering a free talk, exclusive to u3a members, on 4th April. This is a 30 minute talk given by London Blue Badge Guide Don Brown looking at some of the inspiring, dramatic and poignant memorials to the dead of the First World War. The talk will ‘visit’ the Cenotaph, the Tomb… Read More »

Butterflies within a Changing Environment – 31st March

What is a butterfly and how do they differ from moths? Is the changing climate affecting the native species and how are they coping? What will we expect to see if global warming continues and how can we try and maintain the health of our native species for the future?