Sheffield u3a

Group Category: Literature and Drama

  • War Poetry

    Contact phone no. 07904 208738Group Coordinator: Hilary Berry E-mail: hf.berry2@gmail.com Meetings: every 3-4 weeks and Weds or Thurs a.m. 10.30 - 12.00 depending on members availability. Next date set at meeting.Venue - private (Coordinator's home) - S26 areaCost: contribution for refreshments - charity box No deputy at the moment.Group has 7 regular members and one… Read more

  • World of The Book

    A book group that conducts research on books, authors, genres , etc. Takes a wider view. Read more

  • Shakespeare for Pleasure

    We meet on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in various members homes. We watch DVDs or videos of Shakespeares plays, followed by discussion and some readings at the following meeting. Read more

  • Story Writers

    A new theme or topic is introduced monthly to inspire members to write a story. Usually, individual creative work but occasionally biographical, historical or adopting the style of a famous author. A pleasant, non critical atmosphere. Comment limited to helpful suggestions.Home Page Read more

  • Vintage Film on TV Discussion

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  • Literature Enjoyment

    We meet every fortnight. One meeting is an open meeting, at which members bring books or articles that have interested them for an open discussion. This has been an excellent way of introducing us to a wider range of books. The second meeting is to discuss the chosen book selected from a range of topics… Read more

  • Non-fiction Book Group

    Read and discuss a non-fiction book each month, chosen by group agreement Read more

  • Novel Reading I

    We read a book each month which members take turns to choose, introduce and lead the discussion. Read more

  • Novel Reading II

    We meet monthly having read the book and have a group discussion about it. Read more

  • Novel Reading III

    We read and discuss one novel a month, from a list of titles chosen by members. The member whose suggestion it is, introduces the book with details about the author, why she chose it for discussion etc.Home Page Read more