Dronfield & District

Members

MEMBERS' PORTAL

NEW AND RETURNING MEMBERS

  • If you have never been a member of the U3A and would like to join please see the information on the JOIN page.
  • If you have previously been a member and would like to re-join, please see the information on the Membership Renewals page.

MONTHLY GENERAL MEETINGS

  • All members are invited to attend our monthly General Meetings. Potential members are welcome to attend up to two of these meetings.
  • The meetings provide an opportunity to discuss business, to meet other members, share information about group activities and hear talks by visiting speakers.
  • They are normally held at the Civic Hall, Dronfield, S18 1PD on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, from 10.00-12.00.
  • Dates and details of future meetings, including speakers and venues, are listed below.
  • If you would like to suggest a speaker for one of our meetings please email our Speaker Finder.
Dates for your Diary
Wed Jun 12th

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meeting

Time:10.00-12.00.
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield S18 1PD.
Agenda:This is a drop-in session with no speaker. General U3A business will be followed by an opportunity to talk to the Executive Committee, Group Coordinators and fellow U3A members.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458
Wed Jul 10th

Derbyshire U3A Network Picnic

What:A bring-your-own picnic for members of Derbyshire U3As. An occasion to meet and socialise with members of U3As from around Derbyshire.
When:Wednesday 10th July, 11.30 onwards
Where:Hardwick Hall, Bolsover, S44 5RW
Cost:Free to National Trust members. Otherwise see the Derbyshire Network Picnic Poster for parking charges and optional fees for entry fees to the house and/or gardens.
Other information:This is an outdoor event. Be prepared for the weather.
Wed Jul 10th

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meeting

Speakers: Vanessa Charles and Christine Sanderson - “Through the garden gate.”

Time:10am - 12.00
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield, S18 1PD
Speaker:"Through the Garden Gate". Vanessa Charles and Christine Sanderson will talk about the history of the National Garden Scheme and what it's like to open your garden to the public.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458
Wed Aug 14th

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meeting

Time:10.00-12.00.
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield S18 1PD.
Agenda:This is a drop-in session with no speaker. General U3A business will be followed by an opportunity to talk to the Executive Committee, Group Coordinators and fellow U3A members.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458
Wed Sep 11th

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meeting

Speaker: Terry Fones - “Let's go home - Driving from Saudi Arabia to Cheshire by Land Rover"

Time:10am - 12.00
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield, S18 1PD
Speaker:Terry Fones will talk about his 6423 miles and 13 countries journey - including exciting border crossings, snowblocked mountain passes and the hospitality of so many people en route.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458
Wed Oct 9th

Dronfield and District U3A

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Speaker: Maureen Taylor " A Visitor from the 16th Century"

Time:10am - 12.00
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield, S18 1PD
Speaker:Maureen Taylor will be dressed in costume as a visitor from the 16th century.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458
Wed Nov 13th

Dronfield and District U3A Monthly General Meeting

Time:10.00-12.00.
Venue:Dronfield Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Dronfield S18 1PD.
Agenda:This is a drop-in session with no speaker. General U3A business will be followed by an opportunity to talk to the Executive Committee, Group Coordinators and fellow U3A members.
Visitors:Visitors are welcome to attend this meeting.
Information:Email Membership Support or telephone: 01246 417458