Lewes

Groups

WINTER SESSION DATES
1 January - 31 March 2022

IMPORTANT NOTE - This Groups page has been updated to include details of all the Groups operating in the Winter 2022 Session. Since the programme for the Term ending in December 2021 is still in progress, a copy of this may be found for reference at Programme for Autumn 2021, and the timetable for the same periond may be found at Timetable for Autumn 2021.

Group Activities

Our Groups and their activities are only available to members. If you are not a member click on the Membership tab to find out more.

If you have a hobby, a skill or work based knowledge you wish to share with a group of interested people please contact the Group Facilitator who will be pleased to hear from you. More information about running new Groups may be found on the About us Page. We can provide you with all the help you require to start a Group and currently can provide you with the use of a Zoom license. We are particularly looking for new Groups for the Spring 2022.

Programme

A hard copy of the programme may be selected, downloaded and printed by selecting Programme for Winter 2022. Please note that this version of the programme was prepared in November 2021 and any updates such as the addition of new Groups will not be included in this dcoument. They are however included on this web site. Due to the size of the file, the programmme may take a few seconds to download.

Timetable

Full details of the Timetable are available at Timetable for Winter 2022.

Group Activity Details

Clicking on the Group name in the table below will give access to detailed information on the Group's activities. To contact the convener, click on their name highlighted in the Group description. Groups highlighted in yellow are new this session. Information on joining a new Group is on the Join a Group page.

Guidance for Conveners/Group Leaders

The u3a Trust has published guidance for Conveners and Group Leaders which outlines some of the considerations related to the establishment and running of Groups. This may be accessed at Conveners Handbook. If required, further guidance on new Groups can be obtained from the Group Facilitator, on existing Groups from the Groups Coordinator and on video conferencing from the Video Conferencing Coordinator.

The u3a Trust also runs online training sessions on using Zoom for Conveners and Group Leaders. Details and booking arrangements may be found at Introduction to Zoom and Hosting Zoom meetings.

Copyright Advice

The u3a is concerned to ensure that copyright is not being infringed when presentations and other material are being used. The u3a's advice on this may be found at Copyright advice for u3a.

Group List
Art Matters
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 25 January x6
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 25 January x6
Badminton
Monday a.m.
Weekly all year, exc bank hols
Monday a.m.
Weekly all year, exc bank hols
Bird Watching
Thursday a.m.
3rd Thurs of Sep, Oct & Nov
Thursday a.m.
3rd Thurs of Sep, Oct & Nov
Bridge for Beginners
Wednesday a.m.
from 10th Jan to mid-July
Wednesday a.m.
from 10th Jan to mid-July
Bridge on Mondays
Monday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January
Monday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January
Bridge on Wednesdays
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January
Bridge Online Fridays
Friday p.m.
Weekly all year
Friday p.m.
Weekly all year
Bridge Online Tuesdays
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly all year
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly all year
Buddhism: An Introduction
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January x6
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January x6
Classical Greek
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January x 10
Wednesday p.m.
Weekly from 12 January x 10
Coffee Club
Tuesday a.m.
Monthly on 3rd Tuesday
Tuesday a.m.
Monthly on 3rd Tuesday
Creative Writing Group
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January x5
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January x5
Current Issues
Thursday a.m.
Weekly from 13 January x11
Thursday a.m.
Weekly from 13 January x11
Electric Cars
Thursday a.m.
13 Jan & 10 Mar
Thursday a.m.
13 Jan & 10 Mar
Engineering & Technology
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 18 January x6
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 18 January x6
Everyday Alexander Technique
Saturday a.m.
Weekly from 15 January x10
Saturday a.m.
Weekly from 15 January x10
Fast Italian (for Improvers)
Tuesday a.m.
Weekly fom 18 January x10
Tuesday a.m.
Weekly fom 18 January x10
Film Appreciation Study Group
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January x10
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January x10
French 1
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 18 January x10
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 18 January x10
French 2
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from11 January x 10
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from11 January x 10
French 3
Wednesday a.m.
Weekly from 12 January x10
Wednesday a.m.
Weekly from 12 January x10
French 4
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 11 January x10
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 11 January x10
French Language Book Group
Thursday p.m.
13 Jan, 10 Feb & 10 Mar
Thursday p.m.
13 Jan, 10 Feb & 10 Mar
Geology
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January x5
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January x5
German Conversation
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 17 January x5
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 17 January x5
German Language Book Group
Tuesday p.m.
25 Jan, 22 Feb & 22 Mar
Tuesday p.m.
25 Jan, 22 Feb & 22 Mar
Historic Guided Walks Lewes
 Restart in April
 Restart in AprilHoliday Group
 Suffolk 20 June 2022 5 days
 Suffolk 20 June 2022 5 days
In the News
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 11 January x
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 11 January x
Italian for Fun
Monday a.m.
Weekly from 17 January x10
Monday a.m.
Weekly from 17 January x10
Jazz Blues and Roots
Monday a.m.
1st Monday of the month
Monday a.m.
1st Monday of the month
Jazz Club
Tuesday p.m.
4th Tuesday of the month
Tuesday p.m.
4th Tuesday of the month
John Buchan Revisited
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 10 January x6
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 10 January x6
Latin - Continued
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 11 January x10
Tuesday p.m.
Weekly from 11 January x10
Lewes u3a Public Lectures
Wednesday p.m.
See Events page
Wednesday p.m.
See Events page
Life & Works of Joseph Roth
Tuesday a.m.
4 Jan, 11 Jan & 18 Jan
Tuesday a.m.
4 Jan, 11 Jan & 18 Jan
Listening to Musicals
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from12 January x5
Wednesday a.m.
Fortnightly from12 January x5
Living History
Wednesday p.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January
Wednesday p.m.
Fortnightly from 12 January
Out and About
 Restart due in Spring 2022
 Restart due in Spring 2022Play Reading
Friday p.m.
Fortnightly from 14 January x5
Friday p.m.
Fortnightly from 14 January x5
Playford Tea Dance
Monday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January x12
Monday p.m.
Weekly from 10 January x12
Poetry and Painting
Wednesday a.m.
One session on 23 March
Wednesday a.m.
One session on 23 March
Practice Bridge
Sunday p.m.
Weekly all year
Sunday p.m.
Weekly all year
Public Art
Monday a.m.
Weekly from 10 January x5
Monday a.m.
Weekly from 10 January x5
Railways for Everybody
 Suspended for this session
 Suspended for this sessionRecorder Group
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 11 January x7
Tuesday a.m.
Fortnightly from 11 January x7
Russian for Improvers
Thursday a.m.
Fortnightly from13 January x 5
Thursday a.m.
Fortnightly from13 January x 5
Science Matters
Tuesday a.m.
Monthly on 2nd Tuesday All yea
Tuesday a.m.
Monthly on 2nd Tuesday All yea
Science Series
Friday a.m.
weekly from 15 Jan
Friday a.m.
weekly from 15 Jan
Social Cycling
Friday 
Weekly throughout the year
Friday 
Weekly throughout the year
Soviet Music
 May restart Autumn 2022
 May restart Autumn 2022Space Exploration & Technology
Friday a.m.
4th Friday of the month
Friday a.m.
4th Friday of the month
Spanish (Group 1)
Monday p.m.
Weekly from10 January
Monday p.m.
Weekly from10 January
Spanish (Group 2)
Thursday a.m.
Weekly from 13 January
Thursday a.m.
Weekly from 13 January
Sussex History Walking Group
Thursday a.m.
2nd Thursday of the month
Thursday a.m.
2nd Thursday of the month
Tales Beyond Folk Culture
Wednesday p.m.
Fortnightly from 19 January x5
Wednesday p.m.
Fortnightly from 19 January x5
The Teller & the Tale via Zoom
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 10th January
Monday p.m.
Fortnightly from 10th January
The Teller and the Tale
Monday a.m.
Fortnightly from10 January x5
Monday a.m.
Fortnightly from10 January x5
Theatre Group
 Days, Times & Dates variable
 Days, Times & Dates variableu3a Online Talks & Workshops
 Dates vary
 Dates vary
W Faulkner, Go Down, Moses
Wednesday a.m.
Weekly from 5 January, x10
Wednesday a.m.
Weekly from 5 January, x10
Writing Workshop
Thursday a.m.
Fortnightly from 13 January x5
Thursday a.m.
Fortnightly from 13 January x5