Annual General Meeting - Thursday 5th March 2020 - Centre Polivalent, Murla - More Information

Group News

2019 Charity Fundraising Update

Goodwill Team

This is the penultimate report for 2019 to let U3A members know how the Charity Fundraising is progressing. Our final report will be issued in December. The Fundraising team now has 7 members. This information is also on the U3A Website.

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New Once-A-Month Coffee/Tea Mornings

Caring & Sharing

The Sharing and Caring Team (formerly Almoner’s) are planning a “Once-a-Month” coffee/tea morning on the second Friday of each month. The venue is the Memory Lane Café in Jalon/Xalo, the first one is planned for the 13th September and we’ll be there from 11.00a.m. – 1.00pm. For the price of 3 euros, a drink and a piece of cake will be included. (The café is almost next to the Xabia Bike Shop next door to the new car park with the sails for shade).

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Egyptology Group Survives the Collapse of the New Kingdom

David Rohl

David led us through the last in the series of his excellent talks and he will be going ‘back to basics’ in the autumn. The collapse of the New Kingdom was caused by a whole series of events — famine, climate change and earthquakes which brought about the demise of other civilisations, Mycenaean Greece, the Hittite empire and the Babylonians. The Trojan War didn’t help, and Egypt was ‘invaded’ by a large number of people from across land and sea, which were known as the Sea Peoples. As they brought their wives and children with them, it was more a migration from their own lands than an actual invasion. This was followed by civil unrest in Thebes, with the tomb workers going on strike - the first ever recorded in history!

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Egyptology Premier Full House

On Monday 4th March a full house at the Jalon Town Hall was enthralled by the European Premiere of the Tim Mahoney’s Film – Patterns of Evidence: Exodus. The film, which was shown to millions in the USA on
Its US Premiere on a single night in February 2016.

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Events

17Feb
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Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
17Feb
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Location:
Group creating decorative mosaics using glass and ceramics. The group buys materials to share, and we have all the necessary equipment to co...
17Feb
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Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm Joan Stanley (Judi Dench) is a seemingly unremarkable and inconspicuous...
18Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Spanish for Beginners.

€5 per person per class

There are two classes at:

09:15 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:30

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18Feb
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Location: Multi Use Building
Ballroom Dancing is not only fun but insanely good for you.  No matter what your level of fitness, ballroom dancing is a great way to e...
17Feb
intro.jpgMon 17 Feb
Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
17Feb
intro.jpgMon 17 Feb
Location:
Group creating decorative mosaics using glass and ceramics. The group buys materials to share, and we have all the necessary equipment to co...
18Feb
intro.jpgTue 18 Feb
Location: Casa Claudia

Spanish for Beginners.

€5 per person per class

There are two classes at:

09:15 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:30

More Information

18Feb
intro.jpgTue 18 Feb
Location: Multi Use Building
Ballroom Dancing is not only fun but insanely good for you.  No matter what your level of fitness, ballroom dancing is a great way to e...
18Feb
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Location: Aleluya Bar
Weekly games of Canasta.  You don’t need to come with a partner, and the rules are not too difficult to learn. We usually meet at Alel...
18Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Pre Intermediate Spanish.

€5 per person per class

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18Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Intermediate Spanish.

€5 per person per class

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18Feb
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Location: Animo
Regular rehearsal for the Vall de Pop Singers. At our practices we sing a variety of songs including the Beatles, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Abba...
19Feb
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Location: Tourist Information
From time to time this group becomes full. Please contact Alan Cuthbert who will advise whether you need to join the waiting list. If so, yo...
19Feb
intro.jpgWed 19 Feb
Location:
Group creating decorative mosaics using glass and ceramics. The group buys materials to share, and we have all the necessary equipment to co...
18Feb
Tue 18 Feb
Location: Cappucino
Renewals are now due and payment can be made at the General Assemblies or at one of our satellite renewal sessions. Renewal subscription - ...
05Mar
Thu 5 Mar
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal AGM starts at 11amRefreshments are available before a...
17Mar
Tue 17 Mar
Location: Animo
Renewals are now due and payment can be made at the General Assemblies or at one of our satellite renewal sessions. Renewal subscription - ...
02Apr
Thu 2 Apr
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
07May
Thu 7 May
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
04Jun
Thu 4 Jun
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
03Sep
Thu 3 Sep
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
01Oct
Thu 1 Oct
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
05Nov
Thu 5 Nov
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
03Dec
Thu 3 Dec
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
20Mar
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Location: Restaurante El Cid
U3A Vall del Pop Charity Fundraising Event Come along and join us for a fun evening playing Beetle Drive to be followed by a basket meal an...
03Apr
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Location:
Come along and join us a day of shopping at La Zenia Shopping BoulevardFriday 3 rd April Leaving the Rastro at 8:45. Cost: 9€ // Occurs...
03May
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Location: Rastro Car Park
CORDOBA – SEVILLA – JEREZ – CADIZ 6 days, (5 nights) Price – 485 euros Single supplement – 170 euros The U3A Vall del Pop are planning to ...
23Sep
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Location:
Come and see the wonderful Cirque du Soleil in Valencia with their latest showLUZIA With the U3A Vall del Pop On Wednesday 23rd September...
23Dec
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Location:
Christmas 2020. December 23rd – December 27th.5 days/ 4 Nights in Nerja. Staying at the Hotel Marinas de Nerja. 4* Hotel to include Speci...
17Feb
first-man.jpgMon 17 Feb
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm Joan Stanley (Judi Dench) is a seemingly unremarkable and inconspicuous...
09Mar
downton.jpgMon 9 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm The much-loved TV show moves to the big screen for reputedly the last e...
16Mar
Fishermans-Friends.jpgMon 16 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm “Fisherman’s Friends” is based on the true story of the real-life singi...
23Mar
first-man.jpgMon 23 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm The film is the true story of one of the most influential figures in th...
30Mar
judy.jpgMon 30 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm In 1968, showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perf...

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