August 2024 Monthly Meeting

Wednesday 14th August 2024 at 2pm Guide Dogs – Make Every Day Count We will be joined by Marilyn Fisher, Jeanne and the lovely service dog Breck. Marilyn will discuss how they breed, train and partner their dogs, and the positive impact these guide dogs have on their owners. This is a “face to face” talk … Read more

Chalfonts Feast Day 2024

Chalfonts Feast Day 2024 Saturday 29th June We are having a stall promoting our U3A, showing what we can offer and we need volunteers to help. We set-up at 9am and dismantle at 6 pm and need helpers for these times In addition, if convenors could offer some time during opening hours it should be … Read more

Excursion to Stratfield Saye

Excursion to Stratfield Saye Tuesday 23rd July A private visit to on Tuesday 23rd July to Stratfield Saye, home of the Duke of Wellington. This includes refreshments, lunch and a guided tour plus a stop at the Farm Shop for local produce. If you wish to join the excursions group please email excursions@chalfontsu3a.org.uk

AGM 2024

Wednesday 10th July 2024 at 2 pm AGM Our Annual General Meeting this year will take place on Wednesday 10th July at 2pm at Chalfont St Peter Community Centre. Please support your Committee (Trustees) by coming along to this important meeting. You will get to hear what your Committee has been up to over the … Read more

Heritage Canal Trips

Monday 29 April, Tuesday 28 May, Thursday 13 June, and Monday 29 July Heritage Canal Trips The experience starts at the Rickmansworth Canal Centre with coffee, tea and biscuits, then a short talk about the history of the Roger Canal boat, the building of canals, working barges and their families, a viewing of the Boatman’s … Read more

June 2024 Monthly Meeting

Thames Valley Air Ambulance Wednesday 12th June 2024 at 2pm Aimee Lewis will talk to us about the work of our local Air Ambulance – how they are helping to save lives in emergency situations, including a look at their crews, the helicopter and critical care response teams. This is a “face to face” talk … Read more

STOP PRESS – MEMBERSHIP CARDS !

Membership Cards We have decided to re-introduce membership cards for all Chalfonts u3a members. Each membership card will remain valid as long as you are a member of u3a so please look after them. One of the main reasons for the membership card is so you can add emergency contact details.We hope it doesn’t happen, … Read more

May 2024 Monthly Meeting

Dementia Friends presentation Wednesday 8th May 2024 at 2 pm Rachel Phillips from the Alzheimer’s Society will speak to us about Dementia, looking into how dementia affects a person and turning this understanding into action. A reminder, just in case All members are reminded that they should carry with them their emergency contact details, either … Read more

60s & 70s Disco

Saturday 13th April 19:00- 23:00 60s & 70s Disco I have arranged another disco dance on Saturday 13th April from 19.00- 23.00 at Chalfont Community Centre. Chalfont St Peter. Bring your own drinks and nibbles, you may also invite friends along. Chris Lee will be providing the music, videos and musical bingo. We will also … Read more

April 2024 Monthly Meeting

Grandma flew Spitfires! Wednesday 10th April 2024 at 2 pm Richard Poad will talk to us about the forgotten World War 2 story of Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) and the men and women of its multi-national pilot workforce, who provided the RAF with a non-stop supply of serviceable aircraft throughout the war. A reminder, just … Read more