Active in the boroughs of

 Newtownabbey, Larne and Carrickfergus 

County Antrim,  Northern Ireland

 

East Antrim
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The next general meeting will be on Monday 21 September 2015
in Joymount Presbyterian Church Hall, Carrickfergus, at 2.00 pm.

 

Speaker:Charles Robinson “The Roamer” from Belfast’s Newsletter
and he will be talking about Carrickfergus Shipbuilding (to be confirmed)

 

Tea Duty will be undertaken by the Family History Group.                                                                                         

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Latest news                                 Last updated 5 June 2015                                         

 

Last updated 29 August 2015

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The Lyric Theatre are hosts to Direct Wine Shipments for a wine tasting evening with a difference, on September 7th at 7.30pm.  

Titled 'An Evening of Music and Wine' in which Peter and Neal McAlindon will pair a series of stunning wines with beautiful music from their country of origin, performed live by some of Northern Ireland's finest classical musicians.

Tickets are £22.50. Anyone interested in joining a U3A group to this event, please contact Hon Secretary,  Nuala Baxter on 028 9050 8515.  

For more details click here

 

 

COFFEE/TEA FESTIVAL  

TITANIC QUARTER BELFAST, ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 26TH AND SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH.

TICKETS ARE USUALLY £6 WHICH WILL ALSO ENTITLE EVERYONE TO A FREE CUP OF COFFEE, BUT AS U3A MEMBERS THERE WILL BE A REDUCTION OF £2 PER TICKET.  

COMPANIES PARTICIPATING INCLUDE:  ‘S.D.BELL AND COMPANY’ AND ‘JOHNSTONS’ WHO ARE FAMOUS WORLDWIDE AS MARKET LEADERS. THEY HAVE BEEN OPERATING LOCALLY FOR 100 YEARS.

OTHER PARTICIPANTS INCLUDE THE VERY POPULAR SUKI TEAS.   

THIS FESTIVAL HAS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE:  LIVE MUSIC AND  SINGER /SONGWRITERS, WORLD STREET FOOD, A DEDICATED SPACE FOR TALKS, BREWING/ TASTINGS, CUPPING SESSIONS,  FREE SAMPLES ETC.       

For further details, look online here or contact Nuala on [028] 9050 8515

Those who want to book online, either for individual or for Group bookings,  please use U3A33 when paying for tickets

 

 

 

 

Pottery

Forthcoming exhibition: Carrickfergus to Carcassonne

For details click here.

If interested, you might also be interested in this conference at TCD. Click here.