Howden & District

Monthly meetings and Other Events


Howden & District U3A meets at 10.30am on the last Thursday monthly (no meeting in December) at The Shire Hall in Howden. The meeting commences with a guest speaker on a topic of general interest, listed below. Refreshments follow, offering an opportunity for socializing with other members and a chance to find out about interest groups and other activities.

A charge of £1.50 made to cover costs.
Non members are welcome to come along to a meeting to see what we are about.

Further details can be obtained using the Messaging Service on the CONTACT page.

Programme of Presentations 2022

27 JanuaryThe History of the British Motor IndustryPaul Adey
24 FebruaryWheels off the Bus - London to Katmandu on a Double Decker BusAngela Beaumont
31 MarchFailure can be FunnyMargaret Parkin
28 AprilMemory Training; What was I saying?Alan Swann
26 MayMorecambe and WiseSteve Short
30 JuneTravellers in Yorkshire (Daniel Defoe)Henry Farrar
28 JulyChocolate DemonstrationAndrew Thwaite
25 AugustPassports, Assassins, Traitors and SpiesMartin Lloyd
29 SeptemberYorkshire Cancer ResearchAndrew Wilson
27 OctoberLauren BamfordTax, Care and Toy Boys
24 NovemberAGM and The BIG Quiz

Programme of Presentations 2023

26 JanuaryCome Fly with MeJohn Hope
23 FebruaryYorkshire Air AmbulanceMarion Gamble
30 MarchHumorous Yorkshire TalesRuby Seager
27 AprilGames We Used to PlayDr Alec Gill
25 MayLife and Works of Rudyard KiplingPaul Adey
30 JuneDown the PanDulcie Lewis_


There is a weekly u3a quiz, set by branch members. The quiz is emailed to members, usually on a Thursday, with the answers being published the following Thursday. Alternatively, it can be obtained on the Weekly Quizzes Group Page.