Author Archives: Sharon Rupp

Banda Aceh – After The Wave

This morning our speaker Jim Holmes presented us with a photographic account of the effects of the 2004 tsunami on Banda Aceh, which took the full force of the wave. Jim has been a professional freelance photographer for 35 years … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Speaker Invitation

On Thursday 10th June our Speaker will be Jim Holmes, a freelance photographer documenting humanitarian work worldwide, in conjunction with international non-government organisations and charities that manage projects worldwide. Aceh, After the Wave. December 2004 saw a massive undersea earthquake send … Continue reading

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June Speaker Zoom Link

On 10th June our Speaker will be Jim Holmes, a freelance photographer documenting humanitarian work worldwide, in conjunction with international non-government organisations and charities that manage projects worldwide. Aceh, After the Wave. December 2004 saw a massive undersea earthquake send a … Continue reading

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CALLNG ALL QUIZZERS- BUT BE QUICK!

Louth u3a have kindly invited us to join them and other u3a’s in the region for a quiz night on Wednesday 2nd June (yes, this Wednesday!) at 7pm via Zoom. This event will be for fun and answers self marked … Continue reading

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HELP REQUIRED ONCE A MONTH

In preparation for re-opening our Monthly General Meetings, we require someone to help with keeping the Noticeboards relevant and interesting, and stock check the u3a on-site cupboard occasionally. We would also like help to set up and pack away the … Continue reading

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June Speaker Jim Holmes ‘Aceh – After The Wave’

On 10th June our Speaker will be Jim Holmes, a freelance photographer documenting humanitarian work worldwide, in conjunction with international non-government organisations and charities that manage projects worldwide. Aceh, After the Wave. December 2004 saw a massive undersea earthquake send … Continue reading

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Sign Up for a Free IAM Driving Session

Following yesterday’s presentation by IAM Roadsmart, members who would like to take up the opportunity of a free taster can sign up online here: https://www.iamroadsmart.com/groups/lincolnshire/our-courses/tasterdrive

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Review of our May Speaker

Roger Hicks & Ashley Behan of IAM Roadsmart gave us an illustrated talk on preparing to enter the world of heavier traffic now that lockdown is easing. Covering topics such as checking you and your car are ready to resume … Continue reading

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Your Membership Number

You may have noticed recently that your Membership Number has been included in some of our  communications and wondered why. When renewal time comes around in September, our Treasurer Terry would like as many of our members as possible to … Continue reading

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May Speaker – Institute of Advanced Motorists

Our May Speakers are the Institute of Advanced Motorists Lincolnshire presenting DRIVING POST LOCKDOWN Getting back behind the wheel with heavier traffic will require a bit more caution not least because the majority of drivers will be out of practice. … Continue reading

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April 22nd 10.45am Morcambe & Wise

Alford u3a have kindly invited us to watch their Speaker on Thursday but you need to register TODAY with   Janet Groome on 07397175346 or janet2280@googlemail.com   Curtain up 10.45am  Talk starts at 11am Speaker Steve Short Britain’s Most Loved Double Act … Continue reading

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CALLING ALL CRAFTERS!

We are arranging to have a stall at the Gardeners Market in July and need bunting to decorate it. Do you have the skills to make some? It can be traditional fabric, pom-poms, knitted or crocheted, anything you like and … Continue reading

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SCUNTHORPE’S SPEAKER- THE TOWER OF LONDON

Scunthorpe continue to invite us to their Speaker sessions. Their next event is on Friday 23rd April at 1.30pm and features Keith Hanson who we had in 2019. Keith gives various talks on the subject of the Tower of London. … Continue reading

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BARCLAYS DIGITAL EAGLES

Barclays Digital Eagles The u3a has teamed up with Barclays Digital Eagles to provide a week of online training for members, beginning on 19 April. See  below for the title and dates of each session and click the link for … Continue reading

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‘AGEING BETTER WITHOUT CHILDREN’ INITIATIVE

Talk, Eat, Drink (TED) in East Lindsey is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund under its Ageing Better programme. The TED Programme tries to identify the good provisions that are delivered through existing groups and facilities and helps to … Continue reading

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