Next General Assembly - Thursday 1st October 2020 - Restaurante El Cid, Benidoleig - More Information

Group News

The Entertainers Take Pepe's by Storm

The Entertainers

On Saturday evening, 19th October, the U3A Vall del Pop arranged dinner and entertainment for some seventy diners at Pepe’s restaurant in Alcalali - with The Entertainers [U3A group] performing their ‘History of Pop Music’- what a magical evening it was.

Continue Reading

Song Sung Blue

Song Sung Blue

On Tuesday 1st October the members of the Vall Del Pop Singers held their concert Song Sung Blue in Alcalalí. The singers with their Musical Director, Philip Ashley, presented a selection of music including ABBA, John Denver, Barry Manilow and Neil Diamond, to name a few. The audience were treated to a varied selection with many numbers they could join in with.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

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).

Continue Reading

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!

Continue Reading

Events

01Oct
intro.jpgThu 1 Oct
Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
01Oct
Thu 1 Oct
Location: Restaurante El Cid
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amAll safety protocols w...
01Oct
intro.jpgThu 1 Oct
Location: Cappucino

Word Addicts weekly meeting to play word games such as Scrabble, Boggle and others.

More Information

02Oct
stretch-class-cal.jpgFri 2 Oct
Location: Riu Rau

Keep Fit class with Jacintha.

2 Classes per Day - 10.00 & 11.00

More Information

05Oct
intro.jpgMon 5 Oct
Location: Riu Rau
This is a lively discussion group, meeting every other Monday in Jalon and tackling many different subjects, both topical and general. More...
01Oct
intro.jpgThu 1 Oct
Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
01Oct
intro.jpgThu 1 Oct
Location: Cappucino

Word Addicts weekly meeting to play word games such as Scrabble, Boggle and others.

More Information

02Oct
stretch-class-cal.jpgFri 2 Oct
Location: Riu Rau

Keep Fit class with Jacintha.

2 Classes per Day - 10.00 & 11.00

More Information

05Oct
intro.jpgMon 5 Oct
Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
05Oct
stretch-class-cal.jpgMon 5 Oct
Location: Riu Rau

Keep Fit class with Jacintha.

2 Classes per Day - 10.00 & 11.00

More Information

05Oct
intro.jpgMon 5 Oct
Location: Riu Rau
This is a lively discussion group, meeting every other Monday in Jalon and tackling many different subjects, both topical and general. More...
05Oct
Mon 5 Oct
Location: Casa Claudia
Whether you are a complete beginner or you already have experience of creating beautiful or interesting works of art, using any media, then ...
05Oct
intro.jpgMon 5 Oct
Location: Padel Centre
Weekly Padel games.  Cost is €4 for 1.5 hours.  Bats and balls provided initially for new players.  Contact Group Leader for ...
06Oct
intro.jpgTue 6 Oct
Location: Casa Claudia

Spanish for Beginners.

€5 per person per class

More Information

06Oct
intro.jpgTue 6 Oct
Location:
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...
01Oct
Thu 1 Oct
Location: Restaurante El Cid
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amAll safety protocols w...
04Nov
Wed 4 Nov
Location: Restaurante El Cid
Due to arrangements at El Cid for the next two months, November and December General Assemblies will be held on the first Wednesday of the m...
02Dec
Wed 2 Dec
Location: Restaurante El Cid
Due to arrangements at El Cid the December General Assembly will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. We hope that these changes wi...
08Oct
coffee-morning.jpgThu 8 Oct
Location: Restaurante El Cid
This is a new venture for the U3A, as an organisation, and it started in the month of July 2020. We plan on holding 1-2 coffee mornings a mo...
29Oct
coffee-morning.jpgThu 29 Oct
Location: Restaurante El Cid
This is a new venture for the U3A, as an organisation, and it started in the month of July 2020. We plan on holding 1-2 coffee mornings a mo...
12Nov
tcet-around-the-world-in-40-days-2020.jpgThu 12 Nov
Location: Restaurante El Cid
Come and join us Lunch, followed by A themed flower display by Christine Brazier (our resident U3A Vall del Pop flower arranger) Lunch ...
27Nov
christmas-dinner.jpgFri 27 Nov
Location: Restaurante El Cid
U3A Vall del Pop invites you all to a celebration Christmas Dinner Music from the Entertainers €28 per person Tickets will be on sale at ...
09Dec
Christmas-shopping-Neuvo-Centre-Valencia-2020.jpgWed 9 Dec
Location: Rastro Car Park
Christmas shopping to the Nueva Centre in Valencia. €12.50 per person We are planning to go on the 9th December 2020 subject to COVID 19 r...
No events

*** Please be aware that you take part in any of our activities AT YOUR OWN RISK ***