U3A Lower North

University of the Third Age


Art Group, any medium

Book Group


Chinese (Mandarin)

Coffee and Chat

Computing 1

Computing 2 iPads

Contract Bridge

Cryptic Crosswords

Current Affairs


Electronics, Kit Building

Exercise 1

Exercise 2

Film Group

French 1 Basics

French 2

Furniture Restoration


Italian for Travellers in recess for lack of a leader

Irish Culture, Language in recess for lack of students

Knit and Sew

Law Talk

Mah-jong (Auburn and Clare groups) NB new Auburn venue, Linhay Gallery , 2 pm Tuesdays

Meditation for relaxation goes into recess until 2019

Music Appreciation




Walking (Clare but Auburn group now in recess)

U3A Term Dates

2018 Enrolment Deadline: Thursday 1 February

Group Leaders Lunch: Wedneday 7 February

Term 1: Friday 9 February to Monday 9 April

Term 2: Monday 7 May to Monday 2 July

Term 3: Monday 30 July to Friday 21 September

Term 4: Monday 15 October to Friday 7 December
              Annual General Meeting: Friday 2 November

End-of-year lunch and film: Friday 7 December

*Our U3A year has four 8-week terms. This was chosen to prevent burn-out amongst our volunteers and enable everyone time to schedule holidays without disrupting U3A activities. If meeting outside these dates, please notify secretary in writing in advance especially if it needs to be announced in previous term's newsletter.