BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//U3A Bude - ECPv4.9.14//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:U3A Bude X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk X-WR-CALDESC:Events for U3A Bude BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Europe/London BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:+0000 TZOFFSETTO:+0100 TZNAME:BST DTSTART:20200329T010000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:+0100 TZOFFSETTO:+0000 TZNAME:GMT DTSTART:20201025T010000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200221 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200222 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161201T185205Z LAST-MODIFIED:20181126T170430Z UID:8491-1582243200-1582329599@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Wild Flower DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 3rd Friday of each month in a member’s home with many field trips. \nOur walks/wanders are gentle and cover varying habitats\, moorland\, cliff\, marsh\, meadows etc.\, so that members can find a great variety of wild flowers in different seasons. \nWe learn how to look and not walk past the tiniest flower and how to set about identifying from a simple Flora.  We have access to the skills of a true botanist who is willing to help when he is free.  We are also contributing to the database for Cornwall\, specifically North Cornwall. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/wild-flower-2017-07-21/2020-02-21/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Wild Flower GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T100000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T113000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161129T163922Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190408T184417Z UID:10615-1582279200-1582284600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Not Strictly Yoga DESCRIPTION:We meet on the first and third Friday of the month at 10:00am to 11:30am at the Bray Institute Hall\, Marhamchurch. \nRun by a qualified yoga teacher\, tai chi instructor and reiki master.  Will include Hatha Yoga (postures)\, Prana Yama (breathing)\, Yoga Nidra (relaxation) and Meditation as well as some Tai Chi practices. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/not-strictly-yoga-2017-07-21/2020-02-21/ LOCATION:Bray Institute Hall\, Marhamchurch\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Yoga GEO:50.8057919;-4.522716 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Bray Institute Hall Marhamchurch United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Marhamchurch:geo:-4.522716,50.8057919 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T140000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T163000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161129T174157Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161129T174157Z UID:10001-1582293600-1582302600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Scrabble 1 DESCRIPTION:We meet on the first and third Friday of each month at 2:00pm at a member’s home. \nThe fascination of words and the fun of board games make this a very popular group. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/scrabble-1-2017-07-07/2020-02-21/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Scrabble 1 GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T140000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200221T163000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161201T184033Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190212T143405Z UID:10806-1582293600-1582302600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Social Bridge DESCRIPTION:The Social Bridge group is growing slowly. We continue to enjoy modest success in attracting people\, typically who played bridge years ago and want to keep the grey cells active by taking it up again in a non-competitive and friendly environment where bidding and play can be discussed constructively.  We particularly welcome those who enjoy a stress-free\, good-tempered game of rubber bridge without the pressure and high emotion of some club duplicate play! \nWe  aim to meet in a member’s home on the first and third Friday afternoon of each month\, and normally play from 2 till 4.30 pm. However the group still struggles to achieve the perfect blend of numbers and space available so please always phone or email Lindsey Sandilands first to confirm\, if you were not present at the last diary session: telephone number 07827 813085\, email sandy.bude@btinternet.com \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/social-bridge-2017-07-07-2019-02-15/2020-02-21/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Social Bridge GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T123000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161128T192034Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T151426Z UID:7352-1582540200-1582547400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Play Reading DESCRIPTION:We meet on alternate Mondays at the Falcon Hotel coffee lounge at 10:15am. \nWe order tea/coffee in the bar to cover venue costs. \nThe plays are supplied by St Austell library and are ordered as and when needed. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/play-reading-2018-01-08/2020-02-24/ LOCATION:Falcon Hotel\, Bude\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Play Reading GEO:50.826636;-4.543678 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20190911T084145Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190911T084145Z UID:12395-1582549200-1582563600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Walking Group 2 DESCRIPTION:We meet on the 4th Monday of each month\, meeting at Stratton Car Park unless otherwise advised. \nThis Group is evolving from the popularity of the original Walking Group 1 and shares the same general aims and objectives. \nOur walks are between 3 and 5 miles\, exploring the area around Bude and its wider area. \n  \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/walking-group-2/2020-02-24/ LOCATION:Stratton Car park\, Stratton car park\, Bude\, Ex23 9BY\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Walking 2 GEO:50.829288;-4.51312 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Stratton Car park Stratton car park Bude Ex23 9BY United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Stratton car park:geo:-4.51312,50.829288 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T143000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200224T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161129T174448Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161129T174448Z UID:10033-1582554600-1582563600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Scrabble 2/Word Games DESCRIPTION:We meet on the fourth Monday of the month at 2:30pm at a member’s home. \nScrabble with other word games added\, such as Quiddler\, Upwords and Boggle.  Fun and friendly afternoons. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/scrabble-2word-games/2020-02-24/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Scrabble 2/Word Games GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200225 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200226 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20190702T080429Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190709T072836Z UID:11555-1582588800-1582675199@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:LINE DANCING - FOR FUN DESCRIPTION:LINE DANCING – FOR FUN – Meets at Poughill Village Hall\, every Tuesday at 2.30pm.   \nThis is a group who enjoys the fun of line dancing without worrying about telling their left from their right.   It is run by an experienced teacher every week. Feel free to come along as often as you wish. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/line-dancing-for-fun/2020-02-25/ LOCATION:Poughill village Hall CATEGORIES:Line Dancing- For Fun END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200225T140000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200225T160000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161005T141256Z LAST-MODIFIED:20181126T155450Z UID:7354-1582639200-1582646400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Drawing For All DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm to 4.00pm in Bude\nThis group works on the principle that the cheapest and easiest way to develop your creative and observational skills is to draw things. We experiment with a variety of media and share tricks of the trade in their use. We decide each month what objects to draw and these can range from Poundstock Gildhouse to favourite old toys. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/drawing-for-all-2017-03-25/2020-02-25/ LOCATION:Bude CATEGORIES:Drawing END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200225T143000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200225T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20180922T141709Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190118T140823Z UID:8296-1582641000-1582650000@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Dowsing DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month.  Time and place varies. \nLearn about energy and Ley lines\, finding drain pipes\, electricity cables and finding lost personal items.  Visit archaeology sites\, local churches.  Indoor sessions could include dowsing for your own health\, map reading and distance healing.  Anyone is welcome to join\, you don’t have to know anything about dowsing. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/dowsing/2020-02-25/ CATEGORIES:Dowsing END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200226 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200227 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20170903T182304Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T154246Z UID:7357-1582675200-1582761599@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:All About Birds DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 2.30pm in a venue in Bude. \nThe aim is to learn about bird habits and habitats\, whilst enjoying our beautiful countryside in good company.  The meetings will include occasional field trips and there may be some variation to the timings and longer days according to season and specialised trips. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/all-about-birds/2020-02-26/ CATEGORIES:All About Birds END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200226T143000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200226T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161129T175455Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161129T175455Z UID:10058-1582727400-1582736400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Serendipity 1 DESCRIPTION:We meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 2:30pm at a member’s home\, with occasional trips out. \nSerendipity can be defined as the gift of making fortunate discoveries by accident\, so this group was conceived back in 2006 with the aim ‘to support\, enable and encourage the exploration of an idea or project and to be inspired by one another to try something unexpected and different’.  We only plan a month or possibly two ahead and are extremely fluid in taking on board members’ ideas and suggestions as they always lead to fun as well as learning! \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/serendipity-1/2020-02-26/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Serendipity 1 GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200227T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200227T123000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20180213T182709Z LAST-MODIFIED:20181126T160446Z UID:7359-1582799400-1582806600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Local History DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month at 10.30am in the Brendon Arms\, Bude\, or for a visit to a pre-arranged destination \nThis group explores all aspects of history associated with Bude and its surrounding area. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/local-history/2020-02-27/ LOCATION:Brendon Arms\, Falcon Terrace\, Bude\, Cornwall\, EX23 8SD\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Local History GEO:50.8268816;-4.5479768 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Brendon Arms Falcon Terrace Bude Cornwall EX23 8SD United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Falcon Terrace:geo:-4.5479768,50.8268816 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200227T143000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200227T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161129T180132Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161129T180132Z UID:7358-1582813800-1582822800@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Serendipity 2 DESCRIPTION:Meets on the last Thursday of each month at 2.30pm in a member’s home or out on a field trip. \nSerendipity is the discovery\, by chance\, of pleasing and/or interesting things!  So\, in our Serendipity 2 Group\, we don’t plan things too far ahead.  We are open to members’ suggestions and then learn a great deal at our meetings about our local landscapes\, community and sometimes ourselves from either visiting places or doing something constructive\, for instance crafts or discussion at someone’s home.  Most importantly\, we always have fun doing it. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/serendipity-2/2020-02-27/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Serendipity 2 GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T100000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T120000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20180922T162509Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T162509Z UID:9365-1582884000-1582891200@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Tai Chi-Qigong DESCRIPTION:Meets on 2nd and 4th Friday of the month at 10.00am in the Bray Institute\, Maramchurch. \nThis group is run by a qualified Tai Chi instructor and we tend to focus on Qigong (energy work)\, ‘Shibashi’ and various other Qigong practices to promote health and wellbeing. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/tai-chi-qigong/2020-02-28/ LOCATION:Bray Institute Hall\, Marhamchurch\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Tai Chi-Qiging GEO:50.8057919;-4.522716 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Bray Institute Hall Marhamchurch United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Marhamchurch:geo:-4.522716,50.8057919 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T123000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161128T190425Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T154610Z UID:7361-1582885800-1582893000@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Photography 1 DESCRIPTION:We meet on the last Friday of each month at 10:30am at a member’s home. \nA different subject is chosen each month and it is interesting to see the many different interpretations that members present.  This group will suit all levels of expertise (or none) and is a perfect opportunity to learn from others which is\, of course\, what U3A is all about. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/photography-1/2020-02-28/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Photography 1 GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T140000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T160000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161005T141841Z LAST-MODIFIED:20181126T155719Z UID:7360-1582898400-1582905600@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Family History DESCRIPTION:Meets on the last Friday of each month at 2.00pm to 4.00pm in Poughill\nEvery aspect of family history is explored using old photographs\, post cards\, school reports and records etc. Unusual names\, trades/professions of our ancestors often turn up some interesting stories and occasionally we have a presentation by Janet Few\, a local historian. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/family-history-2017-03-31/2020-02-28/ LOCATION:Poughill Methodist Church Hall\, Poughill Road\, Bude\, Ex23 8NX\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Family History GEO:50.8394219;-4.5305814 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Poughill Methodist Church Hall Poughill Road Bude Ex23 8NX United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Poughill Road:geo:-4.5305814,50.8394219 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T143000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200228T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161201T183719Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161201T183719Z UID:10118-1582900200-1582909200@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Singing for Fun DESCRIPTION:We meet on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month at 2:30pm at a member’s home. \nWe always have fun and enjoy all types of music.  Remember that music and singing are good for you and can even improve your health.  We visit Fairfield Residential Home on the 1st Monday of each month where the residents look forward to singing along from our song sheets. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/singing-for-fun-2017-07-14/2020-02-28/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Singing for Fun GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T100000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T120000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161205T192412Z LAST-MODIFIED:20181126T155123Z UID:7362-1583143200-1583150400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Drama DESCRIPTION:We meet on alternate Mondays at 10am to 12 noon at Poughill Methodist Church Hall. \nWhen we are not rehearsing or compiling a play to perform\, we mostly do improvisation and much laughter is often the norm.  We don’t take our ‘craft’ over seriously\, to enjoy is the order of the day and\, if we can manage it\, our ultimate aim is to present to our audience a good play. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/creative-drama-2017-01-30/2020-03-02/ LOCATION:Poughill Methodist Church Hall\, Poughill Road\, Bude\, Ex23 8NX\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Drama GEO:50.8394219;-4.5305814 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Poughill Methodist Church Hall Poughill Road Bude Ex23 8NX United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Poughill Road:geo:-4.5305814,50.8394219 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20161110T172545Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190906T191335Z UID:12202-1583145000-1583168400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Strolling/Short Walks DESCRIPTION:We meet on the 1st Monday of the month usually around 10:30am\, and on the 3rd Monday of each month usually around 2pm.  Starting points vary.\nWe are a friendly walking/strolling group for walks local to the Bude area\, varying from 2-4 miles with a stop for refreshments where possible. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/strolling-short-walks/2020-03-02/ CATEGORIES:Strolling/Short Walks END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200302T170000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164329 CREATED:20190906T182055Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190906T184211Z UID:12102-1583145000-1583168400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Strolling/Short Walks DESCRIPTION:We meet on the 1st Monday of the month\, usually around 10:30am\, and on the 3rd Monday of the month\, usually around 2pm.  Starting points will vary.\nWe are a friendly walking/strolling group for walks local to the Bude area\, varying from 2-4 miles with a stop for refreshments where possible. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/strolling-shorter-walks/2020-03-02/ CATEGORIES:Strolling/Short Walks END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200303 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200304 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20170831T084202Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190911T085124Z UID:7366-1583193600-1583279999@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Walking Group 1 DESCRIPTION:We meet on the first and third Tuesday of each month\, meeting at Stratton car park at 1:00pm unless otherwise advised. \nWe share driving and costs to wherever we walk.  Participants are responsible for their own safety and fitness but walks usually last for 2 hours and can be taken at slowest walkers’ pace.  Walking boots or strong shoes plus waterproof jacket advised. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/walking-group-2017-09-19-2017-10-03/2020-03-03/ LOCATION:Stratton Car park\, Stratton car park\, Bude\, Ex23 9BY\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Walking 1 GEO:50.829288;-4.51312 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Stratton Car park Stratton car park Bude Ex23 9BY United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Stratton car park:geo:-4.51312,50.829288 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200303 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200304 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20190702T080429Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190709T072836Z UID:11556-1583193600-1583279999@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:LINE DANCING - FOR FUN DESCRIPTION:LINE DANCING – FOR FUN – Meets at Poughill Village Hall\, every Tuesday at 2.30pm.   \nThis is a group who enjoys the fun of line dancing without worrying about telling their left from their right.   It is run by an experienced teacher every week. Feel free to come along as often as you wish. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/line-dancing-for-fun/2020-03-03/ LOCATION:Poughill village Hall CATEGORIES:Line Dancing- For Fun END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200303T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200303T120000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161201T175712Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T152941Z UID:7365-1583231400-1583236800@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:News and Views DESCRIPTION:We meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 10:30am to 12 noon at a member’s home. \nThe concept is informal discussion on current affairs. \nAttributes required for this group are an enquiring mind\, the willingness to share\, to listen and have fun. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/news-and-views/2020-03-03/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:News and Views GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200304 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200305 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161126T154507Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161126T154507Z UID:9882-1583280000-1583366399@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Gardening DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month. The venue will usually be a garden visit. \nMost of the time we visit gardens\, which are sometimes opened especially for us.  November is our planning meeting for the coming year.  December is often a ‘Gardener’s Question Time’ hosted by a member.  January a shared lunch with a plant and seed swap and in February we may have an expert speaker.  In April we also manage to squeeze in a very successful Plant Stall at the U3A OMM which raises funds to pay for our speaker.  Entrance fees for garden visits are paid by the member. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/gardening-2017-07-05/2020-03-04/ CATEGORIES:Gardening END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200305 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200306 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20191128T191947Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200205T163035Z UID:12652-1583366400-1583452799@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Theatre - Educating Rita DESCRIPTION:Educating Rita\nby Willy Russell with actors Stephen Tompkinson and Jessica Johnson. \nWhen married hairdresser Rita enrols on a university course to expand her horizons\, little does she realise where the journey will take her.\nHer tutor Frank is a frustrated poet\, brilliant academic and dedicated drunk who’s less than enthusiastic about taking Rita on but when these two people come together they soon realise how much they have to teach each other.\nThis hilarious and heart-warming comedy won the Olivier Award when it was produced in London’s West End by the RSC and was adapted into the multi-award-winning film which starred Julie Walters and Michael Caine.\nAt The Queen’s Theatre\, Barnstaple.  Wednesday\, 4th March.  Price £41.  Coach leaving Bude Rugby Club car park at 10:30am.\nMary Dobson\n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/theatre-educating-rita/ LOCATION:Queen’s Theatre\, Barnstaple\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Theatre GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200305T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200305T123000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161122T125123Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180922T152425Z UID:7535-1583404200-1583411400@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Poetry - Close Reading DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 1st Thursday of each month at 10.30am in a member’s home. \nDespite the rather dry-sounding name of our group\, we are kept young and lively by the excitement of looking into poems as if they were deep rock-pools\, with different things swimming around inside them. We take it in turns to choose a poet\, and then select half a dozen or so of their poems\, with every member having a chance to look at them in advance of our meetings. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/close-reading-poetry/2020-03-05/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Poetry - Close Reading GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200305T140000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200305T160000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161126T153907Z LAST-MODIFIED:20180426T171139Z UID:7368-1583416800-1583424000@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:History of Art DESCRIPTION:Meets on the 1st Thursday of each month at 2.00pm in a member’s home in Bude.\nWe study\, present\, look at and discuss paintings by established artists worldwide. Twice a year we visit local gallery art exhibitions\, usually between a lunch and afternoon tea at our chosen venue. Our yearly ‘Fakes’ exhibition is in December rendering ‘our take’ on the work we have looked at during the year. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/history-of-art-2017-04-06/2020-03-05/ LOCATION:A member’s Home\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:History of Art GEO:55.378051;-3.435973 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200306T100000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200306T113000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161129T163922Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190408T184417Z UID:9938-1583488800-1583494200@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Not Strictly Yoga DESCRIPTION:We meet on the first and third Friday of the month at 10:00am to 11:30am at the Bray Institute Hall\, Marhamchurch. \nRun by a qualified yoga teacher\, tai chi instructor and reiki master.  Will include Hatha Yoga (postures)\, Prana Yama (breathing)\, Yoga Nidra (relaxation) and Meditation as well as some Tai Chi practices. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/not-strictly-yoga-2017-07-21/2020-03-06/ LOCATION:Bray Institute Hall\, Marhamchurch\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Yoga GEO:50.8057919;-4.522716 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Bray Institute Hall Marhamchurch United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Marhamchurch:geo:-4.522716,50.8057919 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20200306T103000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20200306T123000 DTSTAMP:20200220T164330 CREATED:20161122T193943Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161122T193943Z UID:7369-1583490600-1583497800@budeu3a.co.uk SUMMARY:Coffee morning DESCRIPTION:On the 1st Friday of each month\, we hold a coffee morning at The Weir Cafe from 10.30am – 12.30pm where you can meet members of the committee and other members who are more than happy to answer any questions you may have about The Bude and District U3A\, all within a very informal setting. \n URL:https://budeu3a.co.uk/event/coffee-morning-2017-07-07/2020-03-06/ LOCATION:Weir Cafe\, Whalesborough\, Marhamchurch\, EX23 OJD\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Coffee morning GEO:50.8298275;-4.5294493 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Weir Cafe Whalesborough Marhamchurch EX23 OJD United Kingdom;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=Whalesborough:geo:-4.5294493,50.8298275 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR