For details of all groups, members should consult the group activities sheet issued
Only those groups submitting news items will appear in these columns
Submission of Group Details to Secretary
New and existing group leaders are reminded that in July details of group activities
for the year starting in September should be sent to the Secretary for inclusion
in the AGM mailing that is dispatched in August. The Treasurer likes to receive the
group accounts at the same time.
New, Proposed or Discontinued Groups
New Square Dance Group
Are there U3A members out there who love to dance? New member, John Kozyra, wants
to start a Square Dance group. It will probably meet at Woodlands Methodist church
hall in Wetherby Road, Harrogate, on Tuesdays or Wednesdays.
This type of square dance is easy on the pace – about walking speed. The British
Heart Foundation recommends it as very good for cardio-vascular exercise. You don’t
need to bring a partner.
So look out your dancing shoes and contact to ask for more information. We need
a minimum of 12 to run the group. If enough people get in touch soon the group could
start straight away; otherwise John plans to begin in September
New Line Dancing Group
The line dancing group got off to a good start with 38 members on the roll. Normally
about 20 people attend on a regular basis. There is a charge on the door of £4 a
lesson to cover the tuition and venue.
The group meets on Thursdays at the Manhattan Club off Hookstone Road from 2pm to
Contact Val Blackford
Unfortunately there has been insufficient interest to make this group financially
viable. There will be an