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

Aug 09

U3A National Gallery Art Day -Women Makers not Muses

Join National Gallery experts for a day of talks exploring the status of women artists, the purpose of their paintings and traditional obstacles to success. From Élisabeth Vigée le Brun to Rosa Bonheur find out what subjects have appealed to women artists in the National Gallery collection, and how they have represented themselves and others. […]

Aug 09

Railways of Kingston Upon Thames – talk by Kingston U3A Member John King

Aug 02

Sep 21st Surrey Network Event -The Development of Major Infrastructure Projects

A Study Day on Friday, 21st September 2018 At The Menuhin Hall, Stoke d’Abernon (map on next page) Speakers: John Kennedy, Alan Dyke & Bernard Gambrill A day on the three major railway projects of our time:- the Channel Tunnel which has the longest undersea section in the world, the high speed link from St […]

Jul 03

Sept 20th National U3A Bristol Science Day – 5 Senses you may have 33!

We The Curious is a cultural venue in the heart of historic Bristol, offering exciting and stimulating experiences based around science and the arts. U3A members are invited to enjoy a day out with a difference. On a journey through the biology, chemistry and psychology of our amazing brains we’ll examine how our senses help […]

Jul 03

Sept 19th National U3A Jazz Study Day

Programme 11.00am start 1.00pm – 2.00pm Lunch Break 2.00pm Afternoon session 4.00pm Finish We have arranged for the master of the saxophone and clarinet, band leader Alan Barnes, to come along with his eight piece all star band to enlighten and entertain us. The first half, in the morning, will be the informative part, with […]