WELCOME TO DARTFORD U3A
Membership renewal emails have been sent out on 1st July.
AGM protocol The invites for the Zoom AGM have been sent out by email on 24th June. Please check your spam.
Reports from the Chair, Treasurer and details about changes on the committee were sent by email on 10th June 2020. If you have not found this email please check your spam filter. Some of these documents are available via LINKS. The accounts are available but have not been put on this public site.
Emails detailing the AGM on July 7th 2020 were sent out on 28th May. If you have not found these emails please check your spam filter.
The AGM is being conducted using Zoom, a video meeting system. Invitations to take part will be sent out by email or post before the meeting. The agenda and nomination forms for committee members were also sent today by email. The minutes for the 2019 AGM are available via the "Links" label above.
Agenda: Apologies for absence; Mininutes of AGM 2019; Chairmans report; Financial Report; Election of Members of the Executive Committee; Discussion and decisions on submitted motions; AOB
If you have an objection to the AGM being held in this format and/or the reports being delivered in this way please use the contact form (Link at top of page) in the first instance.
DO NOT TRY TO ATTEND AT ST ANSELEMS
Dartford U3A Monthly Meetings are still cancelled for the foreseeable future and you will be informed about any resumption.
KEEPING IN TOUCH
The U3A is an organisation where we actively participate.The national website (link available at top of this page) has some excellent articles to keep you learning. Our page called "Keeping in Touch" (see link at side) has some ideas, but there will be lots of suggestions you can make to help. Please use the contact page to offer items to be included.
Below there is information about the U3A organisation for those of you visiting for the first time.
WHAT IS U3A?
The U3A, University of the Third Age, is a learning organisation for those who are retired or semi-retired and who wish to acquire new or resume old interests in a friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere with like-minded people. Our approach is learning for pleasure. There is no accreditation, no validation, no assessments and no qualifications. U3A advocates you to LEARN, LAUGH AND LIVE.
WHAT WE OFFER
- Formed in 1995, Dartford U3A has over 200 members and is run by an elected committee. The annual subscription runs from June and has previously been set at £15 for 2019-2020.
- General Meetings, August excepted, are held on the first Tuesday of each month. There is usually a speaker and it is an opportunity for current U3A information to be provided. Visitors considering membership are welcome to these meetings.
- We offer a wide programme of activities with over fifty groups of varied interests who generally meet once a month and you can participate in as many or as few as you wish.
- A newsletter is produced each month and circulated by email or a paper copy is available at the monthly meetings.
If you want to know more about Dartford U3A, follow the links here on our website. If you are interested in joining us please enquire via the Contact page or come along to a General Meeting and speak to the membership secretary.