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Trustees Week

Trustees Week

We say thank you to our amazing Trustees across the movement with a programme of tutorials and training workshops.

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New Winter Learning Programme

New Winter Learning Programme

We're excited to launch our learning programme for winter, with new initiatives to get involved in.

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u3a Chief Exec Sam Mauger in Media Discussing Ageist Language

u3a CEO, Sam Mauger in Media

talking about research we carried out about language used towards older adults.

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Learning News

Artemisia Gentelischi: Exciting Online Event with National Gallery

19 Oct 2020

Join us for an event with the National Gallery exploring the art of Artemisia Gentileschi. In this exclusive event on 24 November, u3a members will discover the artwork and life of Artemisia Gentiles ...

Enter our National Poetry Competition 2020

16 Oct 2020

Calling on all our amazing u3a poets - you are invited to take part in our National Poetry Competition 2020 - an opportunity to get creative and to show off your poetry writing skills. The Trust is l ...

Ideas to Keep Learning 19

15 Oct 2020

Continuing our series of great ideas to keep learning and stay active. Maths National Office National Office is planning a series of online events to celebrate Maths Week 2020 from 9th to 14th Nove ...

Don’t Retire from Maths, Count Yourself in

15 Oct 2020

u3a members are invited to join u3a maths week- three interactive events on Monday 9, Wednesday 11 and Friday 13 November.The week aims to be enjoyable, stimulating and inspiring and is aimed at peopl ...

Sharing Poetry Together

07 Oct 2020

Join u3a members for a poetry reading session next week. u3a members across the movement will be getting together and reading their poetry in a session on 14 October. The theme of this session is hu ...

u3a radio podcast is launched

29 Sep 2020

You can now tune in to hear our first ever u3a radio podcast which will be broadcast via our youtube channel. This first pilot we hope will develop into a series of broadcasts featuring contributions ...

u3a New Look and Feel

u3a has strengthened its brand to reflect much better the energy and activity of our members.

See more on our Brand Centre

Look out for upcoming events.

What’s on in Events on our events page