Up coming events


Please note that due to the CORONAVIRUS many of the scheduled events are SUSPENDED but Blackwater U3A will follow the recommendations circulated by the Government from time to time.

Please look for details in the current newsletter or contact the group co-ordinator

Some of our groups are now holding Zoom meetings, details of those will appear in the events list where possible. If you have any queries please contact the relevant groups co-ordinator.


Many groups by their nature follow a similar pattern at each meeting e.g. Table Tennis, Scrabble, etc., and unless they have a specific topic being covered at a meeting details will not be included in this events section. Please look at the group pages for the normal activities of the group

It is easy to see all the scheduled events booked by clicking on the "display events by category" option which will shows events in GROUP order. To return to the date order version just click in the same place which will show 'Display events in date order"

Dates for your Diary
March 2021
Mon Mar 8thScience and Technology Zoom Meeting 9.30 am. The liver: what has it ever done for you? A talk by Gerry Davis
Tue Mar 9thHistory Zoom Meeting 2 pm 'William the Conqueror. Was he a war criminal?' A discussion led by Dennis Eraut.
Contact Dennis for details.
Mon Mar 15thGardening Zoom Talk 2 pm. 'My Favourite Plants and Flowers' by Christine Hall.
If interested in receiving a zoom invite contact Christine Hall
Tue Mar 23rdArt AppreciationZoom Talk 2 pm FRA LIPPI by James Skelly
Wed Mar 24thREAL ALE GROUP Zoom Drink 1.30 pm. A selection of beers selected by Peter Holmes will be tasted.
Members will atomatically be sent a zoom invite. Contact Paul or Keith for details.
Fri Mar 26thShakespeare GroupZoom Talk 2 pm. An Introduction to Coriolanus by A. Johnson.
Regulars will automatically be sent a zoom invite.
Contact Keith for details.
April 2021
Mon Apr 5thGeology and Geography Zoom 2 pm. A DVD lecture on Mountain Building.
Geology members will automatically be sent zoom invites.
Wed Apr 7thMeeting Zoom Meeting 2 pm. Life of a Royal Navy Warrant Officer.
Tue Apr 13thHistory Zoom Talk 2 pm 'The Ultimate Engineering Kit. Meccano its History'by Roger Smith