Aberystwyth

Events / Digwyddiadau

Our meetings are usually held on the third Thursday of the month, at 2.30pm (to 4.00pm) at the Morlan, Queen's Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH.

If you're interested in joining us, you're very welcome to come along to one of our monthly meetings as a visitor (for up to two visits, at £2 per visit). Just mention at the signing-in desk that you are new, and someone will help.

This website listing is regularly updated, and our full programme is shown below. (Members are emailed if there are any unavoidable changes, or additions, to the programme.) Posters for our monthly meetings are displayed at many locations around town, and reviews of our meetings regularly feature in the Aberystwyth "Up Your Street" section, of the Cambrian News.

An application form for new members, can be downloaded here: Membership Form or Ffurflen Aelodaeth. Current members' subscription information is at: Membership Renewal. Previous programmes of guest speakers, and other events, are listed at: Programme Archive. For any further information please leave a message for: Programme Secretary or Membership Enquiry.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Jul 19th

Stories and Stones
History and Mystery in West Ceredigion
a talk by Jennifer Cairns

Born at the beginning of World War II in Llanidloes of Welsh speaking parents, and did her degree in Lampeter; Jen now fills her retirement with local history research. Her speciality subjects are Welsh herbal medicines, Cardiganshire ghosts, her home village area, Ceredigion local history topics, and the parish of Pencarreg!

Thu Aug 16th

This is our Summer break, and there's no meeting at the Morlan this month.

Thu Sep 20th

The start of our 2018-19 programme:

Guest speaker to be confirmed

Summer Schools
Mon Jul 23rd
→Thu Jul 26th

2018 National Summer Schools
Summer School 1:
Harper Adams University, Newport Shropshire
(for details on subjects available, and booking information click link above)

Tue Sep 11th
→Fri Sep 14th

2018 National Summer Schools
Summer School 2:
Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester.
(for details of subjects available, and booking information click link above)

Other Events
Fri Aug 31st

U3A 2018 Short Story Competition
Open to current members of all Welsh U3As

Details are now available for this year's popular competition. As in previous years, entries are invited in three categories:
stories in English;
in Welsh by a Welsh learner;
and in Welsh by first language Welsh speaker.
Entries must be received by 31st August 2018.

Posters and entry rules are available to download at https://u3asites.org.uk/walesu3a/page/15061

Click on a picture below to see it full-size with more details.