u3a - Ideas to Keep Learning - 12

Ideas to Keep Learning - 12

  • Published : 14 June 2020
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Continuing our series which shares great ideas and the latest ideas and suggestions to help you keep active, keep connected and keep learning.

Face masks

Two members of Porthcawl U3A have been making face masks for members. Every Wednesday, they give them out on the promenade in Porthcawl and deliver to members who are confined to home. Members have supplied them with unwanted material, cotton & elastic. So far, they've made over 750 masks & they show no sign of stopping!

Film making

Learn how films are made through this free Open Learn course from the National Film and Television School. Explore Film Making

Online exhibitions

You can also view a Hockney exhibition on-screen here: David Hockney - Exhibition on Screen

Wildlife Quizzes

There is a quiz on bird and animal noises from the Canal and River Trust: Canal & River Trust quiz - bird and animal noises


Many regular Bridge players are following Bernard Magee and his lectures on YouTube. You can either arrange to play with three people who are known to you or just join a bridge table with people from around the world. Also see

Tulip Festival at Arundel Castle 

This is now not happening due to the current situation but photos of the Festival are now on a specially created website: The photos are really phenomenal. 


Over the last few months the Photographic Group members at Arun East U3A have undertaken several challenges and a selection of the photographs produced can be viewed on the Arun East Website Photography section