Dulwich & District

Events

At present all future meetings are ONLINE ONLY until "social distancing" is no longer needed.

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In addition to the Interest Groups we organise a monthly meeting as an opportunity for members to meet each other, swap experiences and new ideas for groups, ask questions and listen to a visiting speaker.

The links to the online meetings are sent out to members shortly before the event. Note: Non-members are welcome to attend these meetings and should contact the secretary (click on the blue bird logo) to obtain the link.
Any member needing help with zoom should look at our Zoom help page by clicking ZOOMHELP

Dulwich U3A Open Meetings are from 2:00pm till 4:00pm unless otherwise stated.
During 'normal' times, most of our open meetings take place at Herne Hill Baptist Church, Half Moon Lane, SE24 9HU (unless a different venue is stated)
Suggestions for a theme or speaker at our monthly meeting are welcome - please contact the Secretary by clicking on the blue bird logo.

NOTE: Regional and National events are only open to u3a members.

For more information about London Region events please click LREGION

For more information about Third Age Trust National events including quizzes, challenges and projects from subject adviser volunteers click NATIONAL.

Also on offer are events with leading organisations such as the National Gallery, Royal Institution etc (for which there may be a charge) as well as a range of free workshops, webinars and interactive sessions delivered by members for members. Some events are listed in the table below but please click EDUCATIONAL for the full list.

Please note that the London Region and Third Age Trust regularly release new events so keep checking their websites for updates!


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Jan 21st National Event - Islamic Spain
A four week course presented by Bruce Jewell of Stafford u3a
Thursdays 21st Jan - 11th Feb
Free on Zoom at 10am. Register here ISLAMIC
Fri Jan 22nd National Event - The Unification of the British Isles: A Lesson in Geology
Free on Zoom at 2-3.30pm. Register here GEOLOGY
Mon Jan 25th London Region - How to Control Stress in a Stressful World
Talk by Hazel Beale - Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021
Free on Zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register click WINTER TALKS
Wed Jan 27th Dulwich Open Meeting - Haunted! The Supernatural in Art
Talk by Dr Mel Ruben.
Dr Mel Ruben of Bromsgrove School will talk about ghostly stories.
This illustrated lecture will transport us through the supernatural
in literature, art, ballet and film.
Free on Zoom at 2pm. Non members please click the blue bird logo (top right of page) to contact the secretary for the link.
Thu Jan 28th National Event - Van Gogh in Arles
In Partnership with the National Gallery.
£5.50 on Zoom at 11am. Register here VANGOGH
Mon Feb 8th London Region - A two hundred-year Antarctic adventure: a short
History of Humans in Antarctica

Talk by Camila Nichol - Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021
Free on Zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register click WINTER TALKS
Wed Feb 10th Dulwich Open Meeting - Blue Plaques in South East London
Talk by Veronica Alden.
Free on Zoom at 2pm. Non members please click the blue bird logo (top right of page) to contact the secretary for the link.
Mon Feb 15th London Region - Chinese Art - Insight to the Soul of a Nation
Talk by Alan Freeland - Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021
Free on Zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register see the 22nd February entry.
Thu Feb 18th National Event - Maths Activities and Games
Join David Martin, Maths and Stats Subject Adviser, for this interactive session.
Free on Zoom at 2.30pm - register here MATHS
Mon Feb 22nd London Region - Chinese Art - Insight to the Soul of a Nation
Talk by Alan Freeland - Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021
Free on zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register click WINTER TALKS
Thu Feb 25th Dulwich Open Meeting - London Parks and Royal Connections
Talk by Alan Blower.
Free on Zoom at 2pm. Non members please click the blue bird logo (top right of page) to contact the secretary for the link.
Thu Mar 4th Dulwich Members' Meeting - Information and discussion on Power of Attorney
Talk by Gaye Illsley.
Free on Zoom at 2-4pm. Members only meeting.
Mon Mar 8th London Region - Realms of Gold - John Keats, his Story and his Poetry
Talk by Geoff Pick. Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021
Free on zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register click WINTER TALKS
Thu Mar 18th Dulwich Open Meeting - Trees in our Neighbourhood
Talk by Paul Wood.
Free on Zoom at 2pm. Non members please click the blue bird logo (top right of page) to contact the secretary for the link.
Mon Mar 22nd London Region - I Can’t Believe We Still get Medicines from Plants
Talk by Tony Dayan. Part of the Winter Talks January - March 2021.
Free on zoom at 5-6pm. For more information and to register click WINTER TALKS
Social Events
Thu Jan 21st Coffee Morning - drop in for a friendly chat.
Free on Zoom at 10.30 - 11.30am.
Wed Feb 24th Coffee Morning - drop in for a friendly chat.
Free on Zoom at 10.30 - 11.30am.
Fri Mar 19th Coffee Morning - drop in for a friendly chat.
Free on Zoom at 10.30 - 11.30am.
Other Events
Wed Jun 2nd NATIONAL u3a DAY

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