Scrabble Group

Meets: Wednesday alternative weeks PM

Location: Burnley Central Library.

Group Leader: Margaret Nichols

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Scrabble was originally developed in 1931 and was called Criss Cross because of its similarity to crossword puzzles. It was redesigned as Scrabble in 1948 and many believe it to be the best word gane there is. Our Group think so!
We get a boost from winning a game of course. Who is not a little competitive? But what we appreciate most is the playing of unusual words or clever little ‘fit-ins’. At the end of the afternoon our brains are tired.
Does this mean we are sharper too? We like to think so.

The group comprises ten members meeting every two weeks in Burnley Central Library where we lease a room for two hours. We are given facilities for making tea (essential). We learn new words, try to remember them and often fail. No matter, we enjoy the process


Meet on Wednesdays 5th and 19th December at 2:00pm in Burnley Central Library

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Notices

Photo Group Calendar 2019 – Now Available

The Photography Group have once again produced a calendar for 2019 of images taken by the group. The calendar is a totally new design and will be on sale at the monthly meetings for the (subsidised) price of £3.00 each. Selling fast so hurry to get your copy.


Fancy Becoming A Member?

If you fancy joining Burnley and District U3A and attending one or more of our Special Interest Groups please visit our How To Join Burnley and District U3A page. Guests are welcome to attend up to two monthly meetings at a fee of £2.00 per meeting or to attend one Special Interest Group meeting as a taster session. If you have questions or just want to know more about the local U3A you will be welcome to chat with one of our Greeters at the monthly meeting from 2:00pm. The monthly meetings are held at Nazareth Unitarian Chapel, Knight Hill, Padiham Lancs BB12 8JH (see our location) and commence at 2:30pm on the fourth Thursday of each month. Download our Introductory Brochure (PDF).