Non U3A

details of selected local events run by other organisations that may interest U3A members:-

Sundays in March - May

CWGC's guides will lead tours of

Brookwood Military Cemetary

every Sunday @ 2pm during March , April & May (except Easter Sunday)

Details of Summer dates to be announced soon.

click here for full details

Thursday 30th May

Royal Aircraft Factory in WWI

click on flyer to right / below for full details inc. directions

The talk starts at 7:30 pm, doors open at 7.00.

As usual the talk is free to FAST Association members but guests and non-members are welcome with a donation to FAST of £5 per head.

FAST 30 May 2019 GR talk v2.0.pdf

Sunday 9 June 7.00pm

Normandy Village Hall,

SUMMER CONCERT: on what is hoped will be a beautiful Surrey summer’s evening enjoy a varied programme of music to delight all tastes – there’ll be a little something for every generation!

Enjoy a glass of wine or soft drink from our bar (open from 6.30pm), followed by the contrast of the subtle and lively tones in this eclectic summer programme. A fundraising raffle with impressive hampers and vouchers donated by local businesses, will be held.

Tickets: £7.00 adults, £5.00 under 16s, free under 5s

To book tickets for this concert, or for details of other concerts later in the year click here.

Friday 28th & Saturday 28th June

To celebrate Armed Forces Day, on Friday 28th June and Saturday 29th June, 2019, Brookwood Military Cemetery will be hosting an Open Day, in partnership with the American Battle Monuments Commission and Brookwood Civilian Cemetery.

Running from 10am to 4pm, the Open Days will be an opportunity to see the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, and the UK’s largest CWGC cemetery. The CWGC cares for 1.7 million casualties of the first and second world war, from Britain and the Commonwealth, in over 150 countries and territories across 23,000 locations.

There will be multiple attractions, from historic guided tours and expert talks, to stalls from heritage organisation and a lifesize Spitfire exhibition. There will also be entertainment provided in the form of a band and vintage singer. All are welcome!

Entrance is free, and the cemetery is easily reached by road or rail. There is free parking available.

Thursdays until end October 2019

join a tour of Farnborough Wind Tunnels

click here for further details


Pass IT On

Farnborough 6th Form College offer personalised help with technology - Computers, Tablets, Mobile Phones, every Monday during term time 3:45 - 5:15

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Hampshire County Council run a wide range of meetings/ courses/ events at the county libraries that may interest you.

A full list of events throughout the county can be found here

Farnborough Library Local History Group Poster.pdf


Would you like to join or even lead an informal group meeting at Farnborough Library to discuss and study the local buildings, the aviation history and the people who lived and worked in Farnborough? click for further details