Buxton & District


Monthly General Meeting (MGM): 2nd Mondays, Buxton Methodist Church Hall Tea and coffee will be available from 9.45am. Speakers will start at 10.15am
Please note that all meetings will be held in the main hall of the Buxton Methodist Church with the exception of the AGM which will be held in the Worship Area/..
Non-U3A events of possible interest to U3A Groups/members may occasionally be listed under 'Events' (see also Local Entertainment). There is no MGM in April, July, August and December. Tell the MGM Organiser (click Management Committee and Helpers for role-holder) if you have ideas about a speaker; or, suggest your Group give a presentation everyone would enjoy. Groups act as 'hosts' for Meetings along with Occasional Helpers. Buxton & District Members can Sign Up to Ad-Hoc-Update for more up-to-date information concerning our U3A.

Dates for your Diary
September 2018
Sat Sep 8thOtherMemory Walks for Alzeimer's Society are looking for people to help as Event Volunteers for walks on 8th September and 8th October. Phone Number for information: 0300 3305452
Sun Sep 9thOtherSafe and Sound Fundraising Walk
A charity based in Derby which supports children affected by sexual abuse and exploitation across Derbyshire. For more information click:
SafeandSound WebSite
Mon Sep 10thMeetingDiabetes. A talk will be given about this by Sue Barber a representative from the High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group.
Sat Sep 22ndOtherBelper Arts Festival
Sergei Podobedov, Pianist, in concert.
Click here for details
October 2018
Mon Oct 8thMeetingSal Cave, a member of our own U3A ,will give a talk entitled ‘Canoeing the Yukon in Search of Gold’. Having lived in Northern Canada for some time she developed a fascination about the Yukon Gold Rush so much so that she and others went on an expedition in the footsteps of their predecessors.
November 2018
Mon Nov 12thMeetingRussell Bosanko, from the Citizens Advice Bureau, will speak about saving energy and reducing fuel costs during the Winter months.
December 2018
Mon Dec 10thMeetingU3A Xmas Lunch at the Leewood Hotel, Buxton. This will be a 2 course meal priced at £19 per head. Further details to be issued nearer the time.