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    SPEAKER MEETING - 17th October

    Our next Speaker Meeting is on Wednesday 17th October at Christchurch Centre, Stone. Our speaker for the afternoon is Dr Bernard Shevlin, a retired GP and excellent after-dinner speaker ! He's a published writer (neurology, psychiatry, therapeutic children's stories), who also finds time to play bass with 'The Swinging Sixties', a local medical charity rock band; he also occasionally pops up on local radio discussing medical matters. The title of his talk is 'The NHS – Its Part in My Downfall'.

    Please come along at 1.15 for a 1.30 start for what is sure to be an amusing and entertaining afternoon. The event is open to everyone, at a cost of £2.00 (pay on the door), including tea/coffee and biscuits. 


    The Craft Group which meets on the second Monday afternoon of each month has vacancies for new members. For their next meeting on Monday October 8th will members please take with them 'linen' paper napkins or starched cotton napkins and scissors. There will be 'linen' paper napkins on sale on the day.


    For information, please select them from the Header at the top of this page.


    MAH JONG - is there a member who would be willing to lead a Mah Jong group, we have had 3 sets of Mah Jong bequeathed to us and are looking for someone to start a new activity. If you are interested then please contact Penny Smallwood on 01782 643370 or email greenpenelope@hotmail.com


    An agreement has been secured with Mount Nurseries at Spotacre, Hilderstone that any member of our U3A group, on the production of a valid membership card, can obtain a 10% discount.


    It has been pointed out that to receive a discount on stationery items at Rymans, Stafford one has to sign up to a "student discount card". Your U3A membership card is not acceptable.


    Cheadle (Staffs) U3A arrange film showings at Uttoxeter Cinebowl from time to time and members of Stone, Stafford and Uttoxeter U3As are invited to attend.

    The latest film showings are listed on the Cheadle U3A website which can be accessed via this link here.


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