East Grinstead

Welcome to East Grinstead U3A!

MEET THE COMMITTEE!
Follow this link to see who we are ==> Committee 2016-17

COMMITTEE ROLES
Interested in joining our active committee? Want to find out more? go to Committee Roles
We would love to have you on board and you can come along and shadow any members to find out more. Just contact the Secretary

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The renewal form for existing members is available here ==> Renewal form 2017-18
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The Gift Aid form for existing members is available here ==> Gift aid declaration
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Not yet a member of East Grinstead U3A? Want to join??

Want to phone someone to find out more? Call John Wells on 300960

++++++++++ TO JOIN EAST GRINSTEAD U3A ++++++++++
++++ Simply click on this link and follow the instructions ==> U3A application form
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NEWS FLASH UPDATES

BREXIT ! Peter Ellway wants to start a BREXIT group. go to BREXIT to find out more

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East Grinstead is in the High Weald a few miles north of Ashdown Forest. It is in West Sussex, but right on the border of Surrey and very close to East Sussex and Kent. East Grinstead U3A (University of the Third Age) draws its membership from all four counties.

East Grinstead U3A began in 1995. It has a membership (2016/17) of 840 (as of 8th September 2016), with more applications in the pipeline, and has 62 groups of various sizes catering for a wide range of interests.(See Groups section).

U3As are open to all people no longer in full time employment. We give them opportunities to keep active, to meet like-minded people and to continue to use and develop their knowledge and skills. We pursue learning not for qualifications, but for enjoyment. Activities are organised by the members. Sources of information on which members may base their contributions might include the Internet, Public Libraries, East Grinstead Museum

As a U3A we are part of a national network of self-managed organisations.
Find out about the history of U3A here => The U3A Story

There are over 500 U3A websites for U3A organisations all over the UK - and beyond You can see what their members are doing simply by clicking this link ==> U3A Sitebuilder
If you are interested in joining East Grinstead U3A please go to the CONTACTS section and email the Membership Secretary for all the information. The annual fee for 2017/18 is still only £10.

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Age UK offers lessons for older people on USING THE INTERNET
No longer free, but a bargain at £5 for Age UK members or £6 for non-members
Bookable in advance. Tuesdays 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Venue - Swan Mead. Queens Rd, E.G. Enquiries: 01342 327046.

Free 24-hour LEGAL ADVICE for U3A members. Arc Legal Assistance, in partnership with Irwin Mitchell Solicitors are now appointed and can be reached on 0344 770 1040 quoting ‘U3A Legal Helpline’