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

Oct 31

Cleave’s Almshouses, Kingston upon Thames – Possible Housing Opportunities

Cleave’s Almshouses, Kingston upon Thames This local charity provides delightful small homes in central Kingston, at low cost, for elderly people of modest means.  From time to time there are vacancies. To be eligible, you need to be In housing need – in temporary or very unsuitable accommodation or facing eviction. Of modest means – […]

Sep 19

Thurs 16th Nov – A Study Day – Holidays in the 50s and 60s

SW London Network of U3A Hammersmith& Fulham , Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Wandsworth How has the British holiday changed in our life time? Thursday 16 Nov at the Richard Mayo Hall ,United Reformed Church, Eden St, Kingston PROGRAMME 10.30 am   Register , tea and coffee 11.00 am       “The birth of the package holiday” Gwyn Rogers […]

Aug 26

Kingston U3A AGM 6th Nov (Prior to the Monthly Meeting) Nomination Form for Committee members

As indicated in the Newsletter  we will be hoping for lots of members to volunteer to be on the Committee for the new membership year and here are the Nomination forms that need to be filled in:- Nomination Form 2017

Aug 26

Research Project on Action for Hearing Loss – Volunteers Wanted.

Study description: We are looking for approximately 40 volunteers for the Action on Hearing Loss funded summer research project in which we investigate why some speakers are easier to understand than others are, and how age and hearing levels influence speech intelligibility. We are looking to recruit monolingual Southern British English* speaking adults with and […]

May 22

Kingston U3A Singers (Meeting time error starts at 10.30 not 10.00)

Do you enjoy singing? Enjoy it more with the Kingston U3A Singers. We are looking to expand our numbers in all voice ranges, especially in the Alto and Tenor sections. The group meets on Thursday mornings from 10.30  to 12.30 a.m. in the Shiraz Community Hall in Malden Manor Park. This park is near the […]