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BECOME A MEMBER
If you wish to join Holme Valley U3A we recommend you contact our Membership Secretary on 07548992144
We ask you to sign and agree to abide by the aims and guiding principles of the U3A Vision and Mission Statement and its constitution. Here is a link to Our constitution. It can also be found under Links on the Committee page is available to view at our Members' Monthly Meetings.
Membership gives you access to all our activities and allows you to create and, if you wish, run your own group. It also provides access to our online quarterly newsletter which can be posted to you if you do not have e-mail. For an additional £3.10 a year you can also elect to receive the National U3A magazine Third Age Matters which will be sent to you by post, five times a year.
The membership year starts on 1st April with an annual fee of £16. A reduced fee applies when joining partway through the year as follows:
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|£16||between the beginning of March and the end of August. The fee, when joining in March, is the full year subscription for the following year. There is no fee for the month of March but you still get the full benefits of membership. Effectively, joining during March gives you up to a month of full membership for free.|
|£11||between the beginning of September and the end of February.|
Membership fees include a £3.50 Membership subscription (previously known as the Capitation fee) paid to our national organisation - the Third Age Trust - which provides a wide range of services and benefits, including liability insurance cover. It also includes the £1 per member licence fee to use the Beacon database.
NB: If you are a fully paid up member of another U3A and wish to join Holme Valley U3A as a Dual member, please contact our Membership Secretary on 07548992144
You can download a membership application form here 2021-22 Membership form, fill it in and bring it to one of our monthly meetings or obtain a form and complete it there. We hold our meetings on the second Friday of each month (with exceptions possible in July and December), at Holmfirth Methodist Hall, starting at 10.00am. Please check our calendar at the bottom of our Events page events to confirm we will be meeting.
When completing the form...
- Please take particular care to ensure your postcode, email address, especially if it contains special characters such as underscore '_', hyphen '-', or full stop '.' and telephone numbers are written clearly as we will use the information you provide to identify you within our membership system and if there is need to contact you.
- If you pay UK tax and wish to help us by providing an additional source of income through giftAid, then please complete the giftaid section of the form, in its entirety.
We look forward to welcoming you aboard.