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.

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 Mar 13th 'Sailing Tall Ships' by Judith Gregson
Fri Mar 29th Health Day to be held at Shirley Methodist Church. Click on the link for details.
Wed Apr 10th History of Croydon Airport by Graeme Roy and others from the Croydon Airport Society.
Wed May 8th 'Open Spaces' by Cora Pfarre - City of London Corporation.
Wed Jun 12th 'Make the rest of your years the best years.' by Alan Wise
Wed Jul 10th 'The Eagle & Dan Dare Comics' by Howard Smith
Outings
Mon Feb 18th Snowdrop Walk in Hever Castle (weather permitting).
Social Events
Wed Mar 20th Croydon U3A Annual Lunch. 12.30 for 1.00 pm.
Oscar’s Brasserie, Croydon Park Hotel, Altyre Road. Cost £22
Booking forms will be in the January Bulletin.
Summer Schools
Mon Jun 24th
→Wed Jun 26th
SE Forum Summer School at the University of Chichester. See the SE Forum flyer for contact details.
Tue Jul 23rd
→Thu Jul 25th
LR Summer School Click on the link for details of the London Region annual Summer School.

YOU CAN REGISTER NOW FOR PROGRAMME DETAILS TO BE SENT TO YOU DIRECT IN FEBRUARY Contact: Chris Feldman ccris@waitrose.com .
Mon Aug 12th
→Wed Aug 14th
National U3A Summer School at Aston University, Birmingham. Details soon on U3A website.
Tue Sep 10th
→Thu Sep 12th
National U3A Summer School at Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester. Details coming soon on U3A website.
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
Mon Mar 11th U3A Explores Science at the Ri. Booking open -click on the link for details.
Fri Mar 15th Surrey Network Event. The Bayeux Tapestry, at the Menhuin Hall. Click the link for details and booking form,
Thu Mar 21st Satire to Sublime. Study day at the National Gallery. Click link for details and booking.
Fri Apr 12th Surrey Network Event. The Aztec, at the Menhuin Hall. Click the link for details and booking form.
Fri May 17th Surrey Network Event. People & Places of Surrey at the Menuhin Hall.
Fri Jun 21st Surrey Network Event. Mathematics in Action at the Menuhin Hall.