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Scrabble 2/Word Games

A member's Home Bude District

We meet on the fourth Monday of the month at 2:30pm at a member's home. Scrabble with other word games added, such as Quiddler, Upwords and Boggle.  Fun and friendly afternoons.

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Serendipity 1

A member's Home Bude District

We meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 2:30pm at a member’s home, with occasional trips out. Serendipity 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 ...

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Serendipity 2

A member's Home Bude District

Meets on the last Thursday of each month at 2.30pm in a member’s home or out on a field trip. Serendipity 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 ...

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Photography 1

A member's Home Bude District

We meet on the last Friday of each month at 10:30am at a member's home. A 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 ...

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Singing for Fun

A member's Home Bude District

We meet on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month at 2:30pm at a member's home. We 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 ...

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Poetry – Close Reading

A member's Home Bude District

PLEASE check whether this group has restarted after covid. Meets on the 1st Thursday of each month at 10.30 am in a member’s home. Despite 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 ...

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History of Art

A member's Home Bude District

Meets on the 1st Thursday of each month at 2.00pm in a member’s home in Bude. We 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 ...

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Scrabble 1

A member's Home Bude District

PLEASE check whether this group has restarted after covid. We meet on the first and third Friday of each month at 2:00pm at a member's home. The fascination of words and the fun of board games make this a very popular group.

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News and Views

A member's Home Bude District

PLEASE check whether this group has restarted after covid. We meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 10:30am to 12 noon at a member's home. The concept is informal discussion on current affairs. Attributes required for this group are an enquiring mind, the willingness to share, to listen and have fun.

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Book Club

A member's Home Bude District

We meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 2:30pm in a member's home in the Holsworthy area. We source our books from Bude Library’s Book Group Collection, reading one of their recommendations each month.  We are a relaxed, friendly group who share responsibility for leading each meeting by researching the author etc. and we learn from each other, ...