"Installation of Zoom is usually quite straightforward. If you would like help in setting it up on your device, then Sue and I are happy to help on a one-to-one basis over the phone. "
Great Glen Newsletters
We email the newsletter to advertise the next monthly meeting. A few newsletters can be found at the monthly meeting or on the Church notice board. With covid we now, email, post or deliver a newsletter to every member. Need pdf reader? Click pdf reader.
Renewing your membership
Members renew their membership in February to March. Expect a renewal notice in early February and a reminder at Easter.
Details on how to renew in a covid secure manner are shown at Renewals.
Starting new groups or one offs
If you have an idea for a new group speak to the Groups Co-ordinator or email Groups Coordinator. If you have an idea for a one off or short course contact Sue Russell, Learn Something New email: lsn. Grants for equipment may be made to establish new groups.
u3as have a wide range of member-lead groups, to find what u3sa offer look at the list of range of groups.
Beacon is our on-line membership system. Members can look at their details in Beacon using the Beacon portal. Why not try it?
Annual General Meeting
The 2021 the Meeting was held virtually on June 8th.
AGM & Special General Meeting Papers 2020
AGM 2020 Papers
The Constitution was updated in December 2020 to allow for virtual General Meetings.
Support from U3A National Office Third Age Trust
If you opt in, you will receive the Third Age Matters magazine five times a year.
There is also a free monthly email newsletter which will inform you about other u3as, you need to subscribe on the Third Age Trust website u3aNewsletter.
A free advice service is offered to members through Independent Age for advice on money benefits, health, mobility, and care and support.
Freephone is 0800 319 6789 or email query to advice.
Sharing car expenses
Members travelling to their activity and sharing cars may wish to use the Great Glen sharing car expenses scheme.
Become a Trustee
If you want to put your name forwards please use the Trustee Nomination Form. We welcome prospective Trustees to attend a Committee meeting beforehand, email: Chairman , or phone for an invitation.