READING RETIREMENT CENTRE    (registered charity No. 281830)


(Friends in retirement taking relaxation, exercise and education)

Firtree Newsletter                Christmas 2018                   Issue 478

A very happy Christmas and a peaceful and healthy New year to all our readers

The programme for January 2019 begins on Monday 7th January with Bridge at the Chapel. The Tuesday programme starts on

8th January          David Hunt takes on the second half of his journey down  the  Thames.

15th January        Maureen Blake – Teaching in North India

22nd January       Mark takes us down memory lane

29th January        John Brearly introduces us to Hogarth’s picture of London

5th February – t.b.c.      12th February         Fiona Price of Age UK Berkshire _  What do we do?

In case you had not noticed, we close on the 11th December at the Chapel and on Wednesday 12th at the YMCA.

The older Peoples working group meets at the Civic Centre on Friday 14th 2.00. There will be festive celebration but there will also be time to discuss the proposals about concessionary travel, especially for the Readibus.

As the weather gets colder do wrap up warmly and where you can look out for each other. If you are ill make sure someone else knows.

 If you want to know more about  Firtree, contact Colin Ferguson ( or Mark Bowman (0118 967 7130)

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