Welcome to Stourbridge U3A

Stourbridge U3A is a thriving group. Membership is open to everyone in the "Third Age" (no longer in full time employment. For full details view our Membership Guidelines here.

The group offers monthly meetings, outings and many special interest groups, both educational and recreational. Membership caters for those wishing to make active use of retirement and meet others of similar mind and interests.

Monthly meetings take place on the first Thursday afternoon of each month commencing at 2pm. The venue is the New Road Methodist Church, New Road, Stourbridge DY8 1PA.

All members are welcome to attend the monthly meeting and we aim to have an interesting talk each month by a visiting speaker as well as news of outings and group activities.

Speakers - First Thursday of the month at 2pm


January 3rd

Rosa Ferris

A presentation about stained glass and what she is doing as an artist, maker and teacher

February 7th

Dr Steve Barrett

Wildlife photography

Steve will tell us how to get the best picture

March 7th

Max Keen

Prince Rupert of the Rhine King Charles 1 Pirate Prince



May 2nd

Dr Mark Baldwin
A talk about the work behind enemy lines during the second World War of the Special Operations Executive

June 6th

Andrew Lound

a visual and audio show called

To see the beginning of time

July 4th

Mike Mitchell

One of our own members will tell us the story of a foreign soldiers struggle in his journey to get back home

We warmly welcome new members and visitors alike so please call in and see us. Visitors are allowed to attend up to three times before joining, and this is an ideal way to try us out and see how friendly we are

Membership costs are £20 per year and visitors to Thursday meetings are charged £2 per meeting including refreshments.

Further details on Stourbridge U3A can be obtained by emailing us using the details on our Contacts Page.

Registered Charity Number: 1166067