This page shows primarily the events for Hitchin U3A. Also shown is a selection of events organised by the Herts Network, the Eastern Region, and National U3A. For further details click on the link or the U3A tab. Information is also often available on the notice boards at members' meetings.

PLEASE NOTE - TRAVEL GROUP - there have been some changes to the dates of some of the visits. The new (May) version of the programme can be printed from the link to the right

Hitchin U3A members’ meetings are on the 2nd and 4th Mondays each month with short breaks for Easter and Xmas.  The meetings are held in the conveniently central location of Christchurch, Bedford Rd (opposite Waitrose) - click to see map.

Meetings start at 2.15pm until 4pm - registration from 1.45pm. There is a full program of speakers throughout the year on a wide range of interesting topics - see below for details of upcoming talks - click on the link to the right for a full, printable, programme.  After the talk tea and biscuits are served by one of the groups, giving an opportunity to meet and chat with friends in a pleasant environment.

Other events shown here are primarily for the open groups - lunch club, travel and walking - but may include visits organised by interest groups that have been opened to other members. If a group leader would like an event to appear in this list please send the details to Website updates.

Travel Group The full programme for the travel group for the year will be available from early in the year. Click on the link to view or print. Some upcoming dates are also shown below. Booking for trips can be made at the travel desk at regular meetings or email Theatre & Travel.

Walking Group The walking group programme for the year is available after the planning meeting in January. Click on the link to view or print. If you have any suggestions for walks - and, preferably, are happy to lead - please email to the Walking Group coordinator.

Other open group events For more details or to register your interest in attending, email the group leader by clicking on the group name :

Dates for your Diary
Tue Jan 1st Woohoo 2019 Happy New Year
Mon Jan 14th A Solo Walk in Africa by Fran Sandham
Teas : Architecture 1
Roadies : Allison, Martin, Elizabeth
Mon Jan 28th Zero Waste - Environmental Concerns by Stephanie Killingbeck
Teas : Architecture 1
Roadies : Belinda, Steve, Marian
Mon Feb 11th A Trip on the Royal Train by Grahame Payne
Teas : Ukulele
Roadies : Derek, Allison, Martin
Mon Feb 25th The Glory that was Greece by Andy Gibbs
Teas : Ukulele
Roadies : Elizabeth, Belinda, Steve
Mon Mar 11th AGM
Other Events
Thu Jan 10th Bird Group First meeting of the year at Lee Valley Country Park. See the programme above for more details. Contact Ornithology Group to register your interest.