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

Feb 06

Exchange Visit to Poznan U3A – Would you like to take Part?

The exchange between Surrey Network and Poznan U3A in Poland enters its 5th year in 2018 and there will be a group visiting Poznan for four nights at the end of May; exact dates will be decided by hosts later this month.  A group of ten members will make the trip and act as hosts […]

Feb 05

Easter Conference 3rd, 4th & 5th April -Main Hall: Hampstead Old Town Hall, NW3 4QP

EASTER CONFERENCE 3rd, 4th and 5th APRIL 2018 MAIN HALL: HAMPSTEAD OLD TOWN HALL, LONDON NW3 4QP How the World has Changed   Tuesday 3rd April   1.00 pm 1.45pm Registration Introduction 2.00 – 3.00 Change in Britain’s position in the world Britain’s International Status in 1945. Seeking a new role. The allure of the […]

Jan 30

New Cross London Group – LGBT (Lesbian / Gay / Bisexual / Transexual) Social and Learning Group

To all London U3As – Following an article in a recent TAM magazine from Wandsworth U3A member Maggie Jones, we have created an interest group for LGBT (Lesbian / Gay / Bisexual / Transexual) members and supporters. Although the group is run under the aegis of Wandsworth U3A, it welcomes members from any London U3A, and […]

Jan 27

March 19th U3A Explores Science at the Ri

DESCRIPTION Programme 1.15pm Audience arrives 1.45pm Introduction by Martin Davies, Public Programme Manager, Royal Institution. Andrew Hanson: Measuring Colour Colour informs, influences consumer choices, warns us and comforts us. As with every aspect of life, it needs to be measured to ensure good communication and confidence in manufacturing processes for a diverse range of goods […]

Jan 27

March 13th National Gallery Day for the U3A – exploring the paintings of Murillo, Zurbarán, El Greco, Velásquez, Goya and Picasso.

DESCRIPTION Join National Gallery experts for a day of talks exploring the dazzling paintings of Murillo, Zurbarán, El Greco, Velásquez, Goya and Picasso. The National Gallery’s collection of Spanish paintings is renowned as one of the finest in the world. It is arguably the best place outside of Madrid to study the work of Velásquez […]