Welcome to Kingston upon Thames U3A

Prospective members: Welcome to Kingston U3A! If you have recently retired, or are coming up to that exciting third age phase of your life, there is so much to do! We have an extensive range of groups you can join, covering everything from literature through arts, music, walks, discussions, dancing and table tennis to games, languages and science.   There are regular monthly meetings with an interesting talk, introductory get-togethers for new members and a chance to meet people and make new friends. There is a wide monthly programme of visits to places of interest and a holiday, abroad or in the UK, every year. This website will give you a lot of information about all of these and many other activities. Please browse and let us know if you would like to join us.

Existing members please make regular visits to this website as we will be posting up-to-date information as it becomes available.

To find out more of the U3A s history please follow the link :-      History of the U3A

Latest News

Jun 06

5th Shared Learning Project at the Langdon Down Museum 2018/19

The Langdon Down Museum of Learning Disability The museum at Normansfield in Teddington tells the story of Dr John Langdon Down and his institution Normansfield. It includes artifacts from the Royal Earlswood Asylum and one of its residents, the savant James Henry Pullen. The Grade II* building includes a Victorian theatre. Langdon Down and his […]

May 22

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

There will be a longer item on the GDPR in the Summer Newsletter due out at the end of May 2018. In the meantime we have been asked to put this item on the website now, particularly to assist Group Leaders. We were already following the guidelines of the previous legislation, the Data Protection Act […]

May 22

June 8th – On the Shoulders of Suffragettes – U3A Greater London SE Network & U3A SE London

U3A Greater London South East Network and U3A South East London “On the shoulders of suffragettes” Friday 8th June 2018 10:30am – 4pm A conference marking the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage and which will also look at the effect on women’s roles in society. We have a great panel of speakers which include Bridget […]

May 22

15th June – Surrey Network – Prehistoric Britain New Discoveries …

PREHISTORIC BRITAIN NEW DISCOVERIES ABOUT OUR ANCIENT PAST Mike Parker Pearson Paul Booker Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike The Ice Age to the Romans, What DNA reveals Stonehenge – How & Why The People of Stonehenge The Beaker People Metal Technology & a new way of life dannysullivan, Creative Commons Menuhin Hall Friday, 15th June 2018 […]

May 22

27th June – Summer Music – K3A Orchestra

SUMMER MUSIC This year’s informal summer concert will take place at 11.30am on Wednesday 27th June at our usual venue in Kingston United Reformed Church. We have a varied programme with pieces to please everyone, some familiar some less so.  Listeners who know Mendelssohn’s Heimkehr aus der Fremdemay notice a few additions to accommodate the […]