Croydon

Diary

Events (not just those of Croydon U3A) which are open to all U3A members are included in this Diary. Events are classified into different categories or you may display them in chronological order.

GENERAL MEETINGS are held once a month on the second Wednesday between 13.45 - 16.00 at the FREEMASONS HALL in West Croydon.

  • Tea or coffee and biscuits are served from 13.45 and the meeting begins at 14.15.
  • Visitors are welcome to attend once to see what we do and to speak to committee and other members.
  • It starts with our business meeting, in which members are informed of national and local U3A events and developments, followed by administrative matters.
  • The talk from an invited speaker begins after the raffle.

FULL details of coach outings and the holiday to North Wales and their availability are shown on the Coach Outings & Holidays page.

  • Booking forms for all these events will be included in the Bulletins and can also be obtained at the general meetings.

National and some Regional U3A events are listed below as 'Other'. Also see the links to the London Region, and Surrey, Sussex and South East in the LINKS box right. The events shown on these websites are open to all U3A members.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Dec 12th A Christmas Medley - not to be missed! by The Ho Ho Ho Group.
Wed Jan 9th Keep Safe - avoiding scams etc., and 'Prevention of crime in the Community' by Croydon Trading Standards and Councillor Hamida Ali.
Wed Feb 13th So Far So Good - varied tales of army life, how to train a dog and other topics by Malcom Wells.
Outings
Wed Dec 5th Christmas at Kew (by public transport - waiting list).
Mon Feb 18th Snowdrop Walk in Hever Castle (weather permitting).
Social Events
Fri Dec 14th U3A Christmas Party 2.30 pm at Whitgift Sports Club (Details and booking form). Book by Dec 7th.
Holidays
Sat Sep 14th
→Thu Sep 19th
September 2019, Holiday to Jersey. This holiday is now full and there is a waiting list.
Other Events
Wed Nov 28th
→Thu Nov 29th
Beneath your Feet - Hidden Depths of Roman London at the Guildhall Art Gallery. SOLD OUT.
Mon Dec 3rd U3A Christmas Concert at the Queen's Chapel of the Savoy.
2pm or 5.30pm. Cost £19.50. Bookings open late September.
Tue Dec 18th U3A Christmas Concert at the Queen's Chapel of the Savoy. 2pm, cost £19.50. Bookings open late September.
Mon Feb 4th British Library Event. Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts & Book Art. Study day organised by the Third Age Trust. £24. Click the link for details and to book.
Fri Feb 8th Down the Drain. To commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir Joseph Bazalgette the U3A Network in the South & East of London is presenting a day of education and entertainment for the U3A Citizens of London at the London Metropolitan Archives. Click on the link for details and booking.