What's On in Monmouth u3a

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Members' Events

We hold our Members’ Events on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 2.30 in the Bridges Centre (view map). Talks on a wide range of topics are followed by a cup of tea and biscuits. It is free and open to all Monmouth u3a members - no need to book.
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Coffee and Chat

Join us for coffee mornings in the Estero Lounge (view map) from 10:30 - 11:30 every Monday morning (except Bank holidays). Come along and join our friendly group for a chat. Open to all Monmouth u3a members - no need to book.

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Thirsty Thursday Pub Club

Come along for an informal get together every Thursday between 7 - 9 at The Punch House, Agincourt Square, Monmouth. Drop in any time, stay for a long as you like, come alone or with friends. Open to all u3a members - no need to book. Contact convenor to receive a weekly reminder invite.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

February 2024

TUE
27
27 February @ 19:30 - 22:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Savoy Cinema Special Showing 'Hamlet' with Sir Ian McKellen

Special showing, one night only
Savoy Cinema  Church Street  Monmouth, NP25 3BU
THU
29
29 February @ 19:00 - 21:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Wheel Thrown Porcelain Demonstration - Jo Davies

Monmouth Girls School  Hereford Road  Monmouth, NP25 5XT

March 2024

FRI
1
1 March @ 15:30 - 16:30  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

St David's Day Celebratory Afternoon Tea

Castle Inn  Monnow Street  Monmouth, NP25 3EF
welsh language improvers
SAT
2
2 March @ 15:00 - 18:30  THEATRE 

Welsh National Opera 'Cosi Fan Tutte'

Millennium Centre Cardiff  Bute Place  Cardiff, CF10 5AL
FRI
8
8 March @ 19:30 - 22:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Savoy Theatre 'The Importance of Being Earnest' - Off Centre Theatre.

Pre-theatre dinner available from 6 pm
Savoy Theatre  Church Street  Monmouth, NP25 3BU
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TUE
12
12 March @ 14:30 - 16:00  SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 

The Evolution of Gout

Free to group members, Monmouth u3a guests £3
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
Cartoon of a devil biting a big toe and causing immense pain.
TUE
12
12 March @ 16:00 - 18:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Oppenheimer - Savoy Cinema Matinee

Savoy Cinema  Church Street  Monmouth, NP25 3BU
WED
13
13 March @ 14:00 - 15:30  GEOLOGY 

Early female geologists or palaeontologists - Guy Moody

Fee to attend is £2
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
TUE
19
19 March @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Health Help International - Hilary Winstanley

Free event for all Monmouth u3a members. Come alone or bring a friend. Stay for tea, biscuits and chat afterwards
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
THU
21
21 March @ 10:30 - 19:30  THEATRE 

Theatre visit - Matthew Bourne's - Edward Scissorhands Cardiff

Theatre visit - Matthew Bourne's - Edward Scissorhands Cardiff    ,
SUN
24
24 March @ 12:00 - 16:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

The Vaughton Sunday Lunch

Creates restaurant  Church Street  Monmouth, NP25 3BX
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MON
25
25 March @ 16:30 - 18:30  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Wicked Little Letters - Savoy Cinema Matinee

Savoy Cinema  Church Street  Monmouth, NP25 3BU
TUE
26
26 March @ 19:00 - 22:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

Blake Theatre: Madam Butterfly simulcast from ROH

Blake Theatre  Almshouse Street  Monmouth, NP25 3XP

April 2024

TUE
9
9 April @ 14:30 - 16:00  SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 

Nett Zero Britain: Keeping it Simple

Free to group members, Monmouth u3a guests £3
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
the world sitting on dry and cracked soil
THU
11
11 April @ 19:30 - 21:00  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

BBC National Orchestra of Wales - Enigma Variations

Millennium Centre Cardiff  Bute Place  Cardiff, CF10 5AL
TUE
16
16 April @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

The Rolls Family of Monmouth - Roger James

Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
Charles Rolls driver and George V

May 2024

FRI
3
3 May @ 19:30 - 21:30  SOCIAL OUTINGS 

BBC National Orchestra of Wales - American Explorations

Riverfront Theatre, Newport  Kingsway  Newport, NP20 1HG
TUE
21
21 May @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

British Music Hall - David Evans

Free event for all Monmouth u3a members. Come alone or bring a friend. Stay for tea, biscuits and chat afterwards
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS

June 2024

TUE
18
18 June @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Age Related Macular Degeneration - Angela Hoyle

Free event for all Monmouth u3a members. Come alone or bring a friend. Stay for tea, biscuits and chat afterwards
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
macular degeneration

July 2024

TUE
16
16 July @ 14:30 - 16:30  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Summer Celebration

The Annual Summer Celebration open to members.
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS

August 2024

TUE
20
20 August @ 14:00 - 16:30  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Grow wilder. Reconnect, regenerate and restore your garden for nature

A guided tour of garden designer Cheryl Cummings' garden
Grow wilder. Reconnect, regenerate and restore your garden for nature    ,

September 2024

TUE
17
17 September @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Stumptail the Dormouse - Keith Allen

Free event for all Monmouth u3a members. Come alone or bring a friend. Stay for tea, biscuits and chat afterwards
Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS
DORMOUSE

October 2024

TUE
15
15 October @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Spanish Dancing - Lesley Mills

Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS

November 2024

TUE
19
19 November @ 14:30 - 16:00  MEMBERS' MEETING 

Wye Valley Industrialists - Colin Andrew

Bridges Centre  Drybridge Park  Monmouth, NP25 5AS

Accessibility at Bridges Centre

Members’ monthly meetings are held at Bridges Community Centre, Drybridge Park. Some group meetings and activities also take place at Bridges. Off street parking is available here outside the building, and disabled parking is adjacent to the building entrance. There are no external steps or slopes, and the entrance doors are automatic. The ground floor is fully accessible and level throughout, and there is space for wheelchairs. There is a lift to the first floor, and accessible toilets on both floors. There is a hearing induction system in the Agincourt room where the monthly meetings are held.

Accessibility at Ty Price

Some group activities and meetings are held at Ty Price, St Thomas Community Hall, St Thomas’s Square. There is no off street parking here. The approach on foot is a gentle slope to double entrance doors. The ground floor of the building is fully accessible and there is a disabled toilet. The stairs to the first floor are wide and well-lit with a handrail on both sides, but there is no lift. There is a hearing induction system on the ground floor.