London Region of U3As

Events

See the table below for many U3A meetings, study days, workshops/conferences, summer schools, concerts and other events taking place in the London area. Some of these events are organised in London by the Third Age Trust. Events organised in nearby regions or elsewhere may also be included if potentially of interest and accessible to members of London U3As.
Watch the events page on events, U3A national website for other national events.

Summer School: this is our headline event each year and bookings are going well but there are still spaces. Full details are in the table below but you can find some further details here: Summer School 2018 Poster V2.

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We hold regular 'Delegates' meetings where two representatives (ie 'Delegates') are invited to attend from each of the London area U3As. For further information on these see the DELEGATES page.
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Dates for your Diary
May 2018
Sat May 19thStudy DayLONDON REGION OF U3As: MUSIC DAY,
VENUE: Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG (adjacent to Kings Cross Station)
TIME: Registration 10.00 / Programme 10.55 – 16.15
COST: £20 per person
The programme will feature both classical and popular music with contributions given by U3A members in this wonderful music and arts venue. Click: LR Music Day Programme for the Programme and Application Form.
Gwen Wright, gwen.wright@virgin.net , 020 8864 9019
June 2018
Fri Jun 8thStudy DayOn the Shoulders of Suffragettes: The U3A South East London in partnership with Network for U3As in South East Greater London is hosting a day conference entitled On the Shoulders of Suffragettes marking the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. Delegates will hear about some of the original campaigns and also look at how has affected women’s roles in society. Find out more at Suffragettes
Sat Jun 9thStudy DayChartism Day 2018:
Time: 10.00am -16.45
Venue: Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London
For more information click here: Chartism Day 2018
Pleasn note that one of the speakers is Peter Cox of North London U3A, who will be speaking about a Citizens 800 project that looked at Chartist Land Company subscribers, and subsequent researches on female subscribers by U3A members in Devon. He’ll be encouraging academics to use U3A members as researchers.
July 2018
Mon Jul 23rd
→Thu Jul 26th
Summer SchoolNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOLS: Online booking and further information on Summer Schools page on U3A national website: https://summer-schools.u3a.org.uk/
July 23 – 26: Harper Adams University
Tue Jul 31st
→Thu Aug 2nd
Summer SchoolLONDON REGION OF U3As - NON-RESIDENTIAL SUMMER SCHOOL, 31st JULY to 2nd AUGUST 2018.
St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ (Easy access: 5 minutes from Blackfriars underground station)

There will be a wide range of subjects in 2018 on the themes of Art, Current Affairs, Drama, History, Literature, Music and Science -- A choice of 32 different talks, 2 workshops, and 6 guided walks around the City of London.
In this 100th Anniversary Year of Women’s Suffrage, we are including some talks covering various aspects of women’s literature, history, arts and sciences.
Attendance can be for one, two or three days and the cost is £36 per day.
Refreshments and a cold buffet lunch are included.

1. For a poster to print or forward to your U3A colleagues click here: Summer School 2018 Poster V2.
2. For the programme for the three days, a map showing the location of the venue, and a list of speakers with details of the sessions, click here: Summer School 2018 Programme.
3. For a postal application form click here: Summer School 2018 Postal Application.
4, For an online application click here on Summer School Online Application
August 2018
Mon Aug 6th
→Thu Aug 9th
MeetingU3A National Science Network Annual Meeting: Nottingham University Jubilee Campus. See Science Network website
September 2018
Tue Sep 11th
→Fri Sep 14th
Summer SchoolNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOLS: Online booking and further information on Summer Schools page on U3A national website: https://summer-schools.u3a.org.uk/
September: 11 – 14 Royal Agricultural University
Wed Sep 19thMeetingU3A National Jazz Study Day (in the City of London): Watch Events page, U3A national website https://www.u3a.org.uk/events.