Buxton & District

Groups

Our Interest Groups are listed below in alphabetical order. Click on a Group name for more information. Groups List is a summary sheet of Group information/contact details. Do get in touch with any Group that arouses your interest. You are welcome to attend two U3A sessions without commitment. If you would like to know if there are any Groups about to start up, see our latest Ad Hoc Update. Members who are thinking of starting a Group should read How to set up a new U3A Group. If a group requires new or replacement equipment follow the guidance which can be found at Equipment for Groups.
For Potential New Members: See Benefits of Buxton U3A Membership
For Existing Members: see Procedure for financing Social Events and Implementing the financial procedure
For Group Leaders: Edit your Group webpage via Login and Edit. See: Forms and Group Leaders/Representatives

Group List
10 Pin Bowling
 8.55am 4thThursday Monthly
 8.55am 4thThursday MonthlyAdventures in Good Music
 10 am most Mondays
 10 am most Mondays
Architecture & Art History
 10 am 2nd Wed. of the month
 10 am 2nd Wed. of the monthArt
 10 am 1st, 3rd & 4th Mondays
 10 am 1st, 3rd & 4th Mondays
Art - Beginners
 10 am Tuesdays
 10 am TuesdaysArt - Brush Strokes
 2 pm Tuesdays
 2 pm Tuesdays
Badminton - Monday
 11.15 am Mondays
 11.15 am MondaysBadminton - Tuesday
 2 pm Tuesdays
 2 pm Tuesdays
Books 1
 10 am 3rd Tuesdays
 10 am 3rd TuesdaysBooks 2
 4.15 pm 2nd Mondays
 4.15 pm 2nd Mondays
Books 3
 2 pm 4th Mondays
 2 pm 4th MondaysBooks 4
 10 am 3rd Fridays
 10 am 3rd Fridays
Books 5
Wednesday 
11 am (check with leader)
Wednesday 
11 am (check with leader)
Books 6
 10 am, last Tuesdays of month
 10 am, last Tuesdays of month
Bridge
 2 pm Wednesdays
 2 pm WednesdaysChair Based Excercises
Thursday a.m.
Parish Centre, St Anne's Catho
Thursday a.m.
Parish Centre, St Anne's Catho
Cooking for Fun
 2 pm 3rd Thursdays Sept-April
 2 pm 3rd Thursdays Sept-AprilCountry Dance
 10 am 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Thur
 10 am 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Thur
Craft 1
 1030 am 4th Monday in month
 1030 am 4th Monday in monthCraft 2
 10 am 1st Tuesdays
 10 am 1st Tuesdays
Creative Writing
 2 pm 1st Mondays
 2 pm 1st MondaysCrochet
Friday a.m.
10.30 except 4th Fri in Month
Friday a.m.
10.30 except 4th Fri in Month
Croquet
 
 Culture Vultures
 2 pm 2nd Mondays after MGM
 2 pm 2nd Mondays after MGM
Current Affairs
 2pm last Tuesdays
 2pm last TuesdaysDemystifying Computers
 Short Course
 Short Course
Digital Photography
Wednesday p.m.
2nd / 3rd Wed check group page
Wednesday p.m.
2nd / 3rd Wed check group page
Environment
 2pm 2nd Mondays
 2pm 2nd Mondays
Family History
 2.30 pm 1st Fridays
 2.30 pm 1st FridaysFamily History: Introduction
 Next Course - TBA.
 Next Course - TBA.
Flower Arranging
 10 am Tuesdays by arrangement
 10 am Tuesdays by arrangementFrench
 12 noon Thursdays
 12 noon Thursdays
Gardening for Pleasure
 10 am 1st & 3rd Fridays
 10 am 1st & 3rd FridaysGardening Past & Present
 10 am 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
 10 am 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
Gardening Pure & Simple
 10 am Fridays
 10 am FridaysGerman Conversation
Tuesday 
10am-12pm Short Courses
Tuesday 
10am-12pm Short Courses
Group Leaders/Representatives
 Meets October & March
 Meets October & MarchHistory
 1st, 3rd Wednesdays 10 am
 1st, 3rd Wednesdays 10 am
Italian
 10 am Fridays
 10 am Fridays Italian 2
Monday 
2 pm
Monday 
2 pm
Knit and Natter
 2 pm Wednesdays
 2 pm WednesdaysLatin
 2 pm 2nd, 4th Tuesdays
 2 pm 2nd, 4th Tuesdays
Literature
 10 am 2nd & 3rd Tuesdays
 10 am 2nd & 3rd TuesdaysMaking Sense of A-level Maths
 4th Wednesday Monthly 10.30
 4th Wednesday Monthly 10.30
Mathematics Revisited
 1st & 3rd Wednesday 10.30am
 1st & 3rd Wednesday 10.30amModel Railways
 10am 2nd Tuesdays Sep-May
 10am 2nd Tuesdays Sep-May
Occasional Caravanning
 around April/May & Sept/Oct
 around April/May & Sept/OctOccasional Helpers
 Meets as and when required
 Meets as and when required
Oral History
 2nd & 4th Fridays 10am-12am
 2nd & 4th Fridays 10am-12amPatchwork
 2 pm 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
 2 pm 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
Patchwork 2
 2pm 2nd & 4th Tuesdays
 2pm 2nd & 4th TuesdaysPhilosophy
Thursday 
2pm on 3rd Thursday
Thursday 
2pm on 3rd Thursday
Playing the Recorder
 2 pm Thursdays
 2 pm ThursdaysPoetry
 2 pm 4th Mondays
 2 pm 4th Mondays
Science
 3rd Friday 2pm
 3rd Friday 2pmShakespeare Studies
 10 am Thursdays
 10 am Thursdays
Sharing Supper
 7 pm monthly on the 17th
 7 pm monthly on the 17th Singing for Fun
 12.15 am Mondays
 12.15 am Mondays
Table Games
 7.00pm Thursdays
 7.00pm ThursdaysTable Tennis - Singles
 2 pm Fridays
 2 pm Fridays
Table Tennis-Doubles Monday
 2.30pm Mondays
 2.30pm MondaysTable Tennis-Doubles Thursday
 2 pm Thursdays
 2 pm Thursdays
Walks (Thursday - Longer)
Thursday 
9:30 am Thursdays
Thursday 
9:30 am Thursdays
Walks (Thursday-Intermediate)
 9:30 am Thursdays
 9:30 am Thursdays
Walks (Wednesday - Longer)
 9:30 am Wednesdays
 9:30 am WednesdaysWalks (Wednesday Even Shorter)
 9.30am Wednesdays
 9.30am Wednesdays
Walks(Wednesday-Intermediate)
 9:30 am Wednesdays
 9:30 am WednesdaysWild Flowers
 10 am 2nd & 4th Tuesdays
 10 am 2nd & 4th Tuesdays
Wings and Wheels: was Aviation
 10 am last Friday of month
 10 am last Friday of month