Redbridge & District

Events

All face to face events by and for Redbridge & District u3a are currently suspended following the Government's advice about social distancing during the coronavirus crisis.

Click on the type of event to see more detailed information if available.
This listing only contains u3a events (local, regional or national). For other local events, please see the Local Events page.


Dates for your Diary
February 2021
Wed Feb 24thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: A TASTE OF JAPAN, PART 2. Arranged by u3a National Office. Talk by Derek Beddow, Gill Russell and Hilary Jones. Free, but booking required. Click this link: TasteOfJapan. MORE SPACES AVAILABLE.
Wed Feb 24thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: u3a CHOIR: AFTER THE STORM. First session of six with the aim of producing a virtual choir recording. Hosted by Richard Keoghoe, Sandy Boden and Jane Kemp. Arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: AfterTheStorm
March 2021
Tue Mar 2ndNational and Regional Eventsat 10.00 am on ZOOM: THE ART OF THE ALBUM COVER. First session in a four week course hosted by Lee Wellbrook. Arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: AlbumCover
Thu Mar 4thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: THE DRIFTING CONTINENTS - A LESSON IN GEOLOGY. Talk by Martin Eales, arranged by u3a National Office. Free, but booking required. Click this link: DriftingContinents, THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED.
Thu Mar 4thNational and Regional Eventsat 10.00 am on ZOOM: SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD: OLD AND NEW. Talk by #_Vivianne Rowan, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: SevenWonders
Thu Mar 4thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: STAYING SAFE ONLINE. Repeat of the talk by Barry Linton, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: SafeOnline
Mon Mar 8thNational and Regional Eventsat 5.00 pm on ZOOM: REALMS OF GOLD - JOHN KEATS, HIS STORY, AND HIS POETRY. Talk by Geoff Pick. Arranged by The London Region of u3as. Free, but booking required. Click this link: JohnKeats
Mon Mar 8thNational and Regional Eventsat 10.00 am on ZOOM: LEONARDO DA VINCI - WOULD HE HAVE MADE A GOOD u3a MEMBER? Talk by Catherine Stevenson, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: LeonardoU3a
Mon Mar 8thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: EGYPTOLOGY: WOMEN IN ANCIENT EGYPT. Talk by Neil Stevenson, arranged by u3a National Office. Free, but booking required. Click here: EgyptWomen
Thu Mar 11thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: WELLBEING IN NATURE. Repeat of talk by Susan Collini, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: NatureRepeat
Mon Mar 15thNational and Regional Eventsat 1.30 pm on ZOOM: HEALTH IN TURN OF THE CENTURY BELFAST, 1899-1901. Talk by Olwen Purdue for u3a members as part of the Postal Pensioners 1901 project. Booking required. Click this link: BelfastHealth
Wed Mar 17thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm: FIRE! A CENTURY OF THE VOLUNTEER FIRE BRIGADE. Talk by Jo Livingston, arranged by u3a National Office. Free, but booking required. Click this link: FireBrigade
Thu Mar 18thNational and Regional Eventsat 10.00 am on ZOOM: TURNER, MYTHOLOGY AND THE ART OF STORYTELLING. Talk by Dr Carlo Corsato, arranged by u3a National Office and The National Gallery. £5.50, booking required. Click this link: TurnerMythology
Mon Mar 22ndNational and Regional Eventsat 5.00 pm on ZOOM: I CAN'T BELIEVE WE STILL GET MEDICINES FROM PLANTS. Talk by Tony Dayan. Arranged by The London Region of u3as. Free, but booking required. Click this link: PlantMedicines
Mon Mar 22ndNational and Regional Eventsat 10.30 am on ZOOM: LIVE COOKERY DEMONSTRATION: SPRINGTIME TREATS with Chef Alex from Vegetarian for Life, arranged by u3a National Office. Free, booking required. Click this link: SpringtimeTreats
Wed Mar 24thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: A TASTE OF JAPAN, PART 3. Arranged by u3a National Office. Talk by Derek Beddow, Gill Russell and Hilary Jones. Free, but booking required. Click this link: TasteOfJapan. MORE SPACES AVAILABLE.
Thu Mar 25thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: THE PARADIGM OF PLATE TECTONICS - A LESSON IN GEOLOGY. Talk by Martin Eales, arranged by u3a National Office. Free, but booking required. Click this link: PlateTectonics
Mon Mar 29thOpen Meetingsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: IT'S NOW OR NEVER - THE LIFT AND TIMES OF ELVIS PRESLEY. Talk by Lennart Christensen
Wed Mar 31stNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: WHERE DID OUR FAVOURITE PLANTS COME FROM? Repeat talk from the u3a Winter School by Marion Dale, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: FavouritePlants
April 2021
Thu Apr 15thNational and Regional Eventsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: MATHS ON THE BACK OF AN ENVELOPE. Repeat talk by Rob Eastaway, arranged by u3a National Office. Booking required. Click this link: EastawayMaths
Mon Apr 26thOpen Meetingsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: HUMOUR IN THE BRITISH POSTCARD. Talk by Dr James Taylor
May 2021
Mon May 24thOpen Meetingsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: ZEPPELIN - SHIP OF DREAMS. Talk by David Skillen
June 2021
Mon Jun 28thOpen Meetingsat 2.00 pm on ZOOM: HISTORY OF THE TULIP. Talk by Nick Dobson