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Interest Groups

This is a list of the current interest groups.  Please contact the group contacts for further details.
The date of the next meeting and other group news can be found in the current Newsletter.

 GroupContactPhoneVenue Day Frequency Time
 Ambling 1 Sue Hodson 01949 875963Meet by Church House Monday Every Week 10.30am
Ambling 2 Judy Soar 01949 837108 Meet in Main Car Park Tuesday Fortnightly 1pm 
Ambling 3
Linda Molineaux
01949 21060Varies     ThursdayFortnightly Varies 
Art Group Karen Peters  01949 875406 Karen's HouseThursday check with Karen 2pm 
Art Appreciation

Group No Longer Running

 Autumn Leaves Singing for FunNeed Pianist Contact Lindsay Evett if you can helpChurch House ???
 BadmintonTracy Kemp 01949 851435 Leisure Centre  FridayFortnightly 5-6pm 
Book Reading Jo Barnes01949 876510 Bingham Library 3rd Tuesday Monthly1.30pm 
Board Games Jeff Peters 
Jackie Hutton
01949 875406 
01949 838140
Bowls Club 2nd Monday      Monthly      Oct - April7-9pm 
Cinema/FilmJoanne Collie
Jackie Hutton 
01949 831899 
01949 838140
The ChesterfieldMonday 1st Monthly (except Bank Holidays) 2.30pm 
 Coffee Social Group*Sue Eaton
 Rosie Garner   
01949 839946
 01949 838333
Wetherspoon's Buttercross pub  2nd  MondayMonthly 10.30-12am
Craft needs to be re-established


Croquet Trish Tilley01949 837923Butt's Field PavillionThursday 
May to September
Fortnightly1.00pm until about 4pm 

Jim Holland

01949 838169 
Market Square by The Buttercross 2nd & 4th Tuesday Twice Monthly 11.00am 
Cycling - Slow & Easy Jim Holland 01949 838169 Buttercross, Market Square 3rd Tuesday Monthly 10.30am 
 ExplorersJohn Lewis01949 831530  VariousVarious  VariousVarious 
Family History Carol Robinson 01949 838533 Ask in the Library for help    Not meeting at the moment
 French Conversation 1Lis Leslie 01949 831682 Member's Homes Friday Alternate2-4pm 
French Conversation 2  Barbara Savage01949 838782 Member's Homes Tuesday 2nd & 4th 2-4pm 
French for ImproversJoanne Collie 01949 831899 Old Court House Tuesday Alternate Weeks10am 
German Conversation Valerie Morgan0115 9332353 Member's Homes Thursday Alternate 2.30-4pm 
Gentle Exercise Linda Walden 01949 836717 Small Hall, Church HouseTuesdays Weekly 1-2pm 
 Guitar Group
 Theresa Noakes0771 2273426  ? ?
 History Jennie Travers01949 875107 Church House Last  Wednesday Monthly 2.00pm 
I'd like to Have a Go at ThatJeff Peters 01949  875406Various Various Various Various  
Italian for beginners John Lewis
Rosie Garner 
01949 831530
01949 838333 
Small Hall,
Church House 
Fridays Weekly 
from Oct 5th
Knitting Helen Rose 01949 839298 Iris's Home 4th Monday  Monthly10.30am 
Mobility & Movement1

Ann Lewis 
01949 831530 Methodist Hall Friday Weekly 10-11am 
Music Appreciation  Anthony Watts01949 875968 Members Homes Last Thursday (usually) Monthly 2.00pm 
Nature Study Group closed in Jan 2019
 Still some interest and could retart with new leader

 Petanque/BoulesBeryl Kemp 01949 839728
 Grange Hall Grounds, Radcliffe on TrentFriday1st & 3rd 
until end of September
Photography Simon Rooke 07714 706114
Room 2 Methodist Centre1st FridayMonthly11-12am 
Poetry Needs to be re-establishedContact Ann Keen 07523 0503516

 Popular Music Group John Lewis07428 418777 or 01949 831530Various Music VenuesVarious Various Any 
 Real Ale & Cider AppreciationJohn Lewis 01949 831530  VariousVarious Monthly  Various 
 RecorderPat Selby   or Viv Dyer  01949 839824  Old Court HouseFriday 1st & 3rd 10.30-11.30am 
ScrabbleJenny Spencerjennyspencer8@outlook.comRoyal Oak,        Car ColstonThursday3rd2pm

Singing For Fun 

see Autumn Leaves above

Spanish for ImproversDoreen Nuttall01949 838343Member's Homes2nd WednesdayMonthly2pm
Sunday Lunch - 1 Jill Kent0115 9334516 Various 1st Sunday Monthly 12.30pm 
 Sunday Lunch - 2 Margaret Rudkin01949 877170 Various 3rd Sunday Monthly 12.30pm 
Table Tennis Lynne Barnett 01949 875151
Leisure Centre Tuesdays1st & 3rd5 - 6pm 
Theatre Visits  Jackie Hutton01949 838140 
07443 595653
Various Various Various Various 
Travel/Outings Carol Habieb 01949 20448 Various Various Various Various 
 1st Wednesday Walking Judith Williams01949 837697  Meet Church House for Car Share  1st Wednesday Various 9.30am 
2nd Wednesday Walking  (longer) Esme Smith01949 875148 Meet Church House for Car Share  2nd Wednesday   Monthly 9.00am 
4th Wednesday WalkingRichard Barnett
Kathryn Bull 
  01949 875151
01636 525102
Meet Church House for Car Share 
4th Wednesday

 Monthly 9.30am 
Wine Tasting Lynne Barnett 01949 875151 Various 3rd or 4th Monday Monthly 2.30pm 

 We are always open to suggestions for new groupsContact Lindsay Evett01949 851115

*Open GroupYou do not have to be a U3A member