Jávea U3A
 

History

Group Leader

Angela Chantry

Tony Dearie
Email Addr history@u3ajavea.org
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Meeting Venue Casa de Cultura, Jávea.
Meeting Day and Time 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11:30.
See schedule below.

The History Group meets monthly between October and June, featuring presentations from volunteer speakers which are informative, entertaining and well-illustrated. 

All members of the Jávea U3A are welcome to attend - there is no need to book, just come along and take a seat in the downstairs auditorium of the Casa de Cultura, Jávea old town.

To learn more about the group or to have your name added to our e-mailing list, please contact the Group Leaders on the email address shown above.  Whilst we have a list of members who are happy to offer talks on a regular basis, we would be very pleased to hear from anyone else who would be interested in offering a presentation to members of the history group.

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Next Presentation

Tuesday 2nd October 2018

(9th Oct is a public holiday)

 

 

 


Future Schedule

Date Presenter Topic
2018    

2nd October

(9th is public holiday)

Angela Chantry

“Carmen Amaya,
the legendary Spanish flamenco dancer”.

13th November

Alan Oliver

“Simón Bolívar”.
11th December

Tom Stevenson

“Famous Scots Throughout History”.
2019    
8th January

Mike Granville

“The attempted coup in the Spanish Congress of Deputies in 1981”.
12th February

John Hopwood

“The History of Glass”.
12th March David Thoms

“Robin Hood”.

9th April

Barbara Craven

“Food in Art”.
14th May

Peter Atkinson

“Intersecting Lives:
John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson”.
11th June

Alan Hunton

“The history of Crude Oil, from its origins in Pennsylvania”.
  Summer Break  
8th October Cheda Panajotovik History of Spain Series Part I:
“Ice Age to the Romans”.
12th November Angela Chantry

History of Spain Series Part II:

“The Moors in Spain”.

10th December Peter Atkinson History of Spain Series Part III:
“The 16th to the 18th centuries”.


To see a the list of previous talks given to the group please click Previous Talks.


History Library

The group has a library of history books, videos and DVD's which are available for loan to group members. Some of the items were purchased from group funds and many have been donated by group members. If you wish to borrow an item please email the Group Leaders at the address at the top of this page.


The list of the books available.


Reading List from Mike Granville's talk on Alternative Histories