Welcome to Keyworth & District U3A

Keyworth & District University of the Third Age (U3A) is an organisation formed by local people whose aim is to work together to provide and benefit from learning opportunities.  Our members are no longer in full-time employment and the objective is enjoyment not qualifications.  There is more information in the About Us section.
  • Membership 2016
    Thank you to everyone who has renewed their membership for the coming year. The number of members as at 1st  May 2016 is 483. After renewals this time last year there were a similar number of members, with the numbers rising during the year to 508.  If you have not renewed and wish to do so, please contact the membership secretary (details here).  
    The Monthly Meetings Programme and the New Horizons Events list are in the What's On section.

  • Collections of Keyworth U3A photographs are on Flickr - Keyworth U3A.

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Latest News

03 Aug 2016

The August STAR Group meeting featured an excellent talk given by Professor Frazer Pearce of Nottingham University with the title: "SETI - Are we alone?" (SETI is an acronym for Search for Extra Terrestial Intelligence).
To learn more read Chris Mason's report on the talk on the STAR Group webpage.  The August Newsletter No. 6 has also been added.

26 Jul 2016gates

The Exploring Heraldry group's end of term trip was to Derby Cathedral.  Fourteen members of the group met in the  cafe opposite where they could admire the beautiful wrought iron gates in front of the Cathedral and start to puzzle over the coat of arms at the top.  Clare and Vic's entertaining and informative article describing the visit can be found on the Exploring Heraldry webpage.

20 Jul 2016

Short Walk Tuesday 16th August 2016 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is Trent Bridge and surrounds.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  Gloria Wright.

12 Jul 2016

STAR Group   On Monday 5th September Tony Smith will give a talk with the title: "Working Animals - A sustainable source of energy in tropical countries."

The full STAR Group programme to the end of 2016 is on the STAR Group webpage.  We meet as usual at 2.00 pm in the Methodist Church.  Chris Mason

10 Jul 2016

Southwell U3A Garden Group
invite you to join them for a visit to the RHS Garden at Harlow Carr on Tuesday, 13th September, 2016.  
- Depart Southwell Leisure Centre long stay car park at 9.00am with pick-up at Main Street, Farnsfield at 9.10am.
- Arrive Harlow Carr circa 11.00am.
- Depart Harlow Carr at 4.00pm arriving Farnsfield/Southwell around 6.00pm.
Tickets 15.00 to include transport and entry.  Please contact Patrick Stevens  - tel. 01623 882496.

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