December 2020 Mon Dec 7th Other Kew Gardens Part II + Q&A: 11.00am via Zoom. Talk by Patricia Gentry, hosted by Palmers Green & Southgate U3A and open to members of other London U3As. To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by latest 5pm Friday 4th December, confirming the name of your u3a. Meeting link will be […]
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
Free (mostly) Online talks by the U3A Subject specialists Philosophy and Happiness https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/what-philosophers-say-about-happiness-tickets-125490789329 Free History Harriet Tubman and The Underground Slave Railway https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/harriet-tubman-and-the-underground-slave-railway-tickets-129001020525 F ree The National Trust it’s Role and History History and rational https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-role-history-of-the-national-trust-tickets-128622676889 Charge £5.50 These and many other talks can be booked whether free or […]
Watercolour tutorials Tony Burke, Huddersfield U3A, has run a watercolour class for many years but in March it was cut short. He undertook to complete the course, for those that were interested, via YouTube and has just posted lesson number 26. Tony is really happy to share these with U3A members across the movement. They […]
We successfully held our first 3 online monthly meeting beginning oin August. Musician Sophie Matthews gave an excellent talk on the development of the bagpipes and the oboe both in folk tradition and at court. She played a collection of folk, Renaissance and baroque pieces on her own pipes and oboes and illustrated their development through contemporary paintings […]
Please see the Archive section on the menu bar where you can find Nomination Forms for people to become Committee members for 2020/21. This is being announced well in advance as the AGM will have to take place online with the help of ZOOM as the Richard Mayo Centre is not available for large group […]