Welcome to Harrogate U3A

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Harrogate U3A draws on the talents and experience of its members to provide learning opportunities for older people no longer in full-time employment. It is run by the members, for the members and is a member of the Third Age Trust.

Harrogate U3A whose Current Constitution was registered in 1991 has more than 1000 members and nearly 60 interest groups.

The subscription year runs from beginning of September to the end of August. The annual subscription for 2021/22 is £16 Download Membership Application/Renewal Form from Membership page (normally available in early August). Many activities cease after the end of June although some outdoor activities continue beyond that. Because of this anyone joining after the end of May receives extended membership up to the September of the following year.
In addition to the annual subscription some interest groups may levy charges to cover room hire etc.

Members receive by post the national U3A magazine Third Age Matters. In addition our own more immediate news is added to this site, circulated by email and published in the Stray Bits.

Stray Bits' is a two page near monthly news sheet that is sent by email with a printed copy available at Open Meetings and included on this web site.
Here is the Current Stray Bits

In months when Stray Bits is not published a magazine entitled Stray Pieces is Published instead (See link in the sidebar). The electronic version is circulated by email and placed on the website some printed versions are available for members who do not receive emailed notices.

If you are a potential member why not browse our groups pages and come to one of our Open Meetings (see What is On page for details of these) to find out more about us?
You can telephone 07715 429249, email Membership Secretary or use the Contacts page for more specific information/requests .