Surrey U3A Network

Events

Study Days & Downloads

Study days are open to all U3A members and guests are very welcome. They are held in the Menuhin Hall, Stoke d'Abernon; starting at 9.30am with registration and running from 10am to 4pm. The fee, including coffee/tea and biscuits, is £10 for members and £12 for guests. Attendees should bring a packed lunch. Prior booking is necessary. Click on any study day link below for a programme and booking form. You can use the on-line form on the Contact page to send a message to John Kennedy, Booking Secretary.

If you would like to comment on the organisation or content of the study day or would like to offer ideas for the future please use the Feedback Form and send it to John Kennedy as an email attachment or fill in the same form which will be available at the study days and hand it to any member of the committee. For information the list of study day titles over fourteen seasons is given here, together with a poster of a typical study day. When study day hand-outs or presentations are available for download they will be mounted here for a period of three months.

Leslie Pitcher gave a study day on Van Gogh and a list of slides can be downloaded by clicking on Van Gogh Presentation Details.
The speakers on UK Energy Futures gave talks on Fracking, Fusion, Storage and Transmission. Click on title to download presentation once it has been loaded.

South East Summer School

The South East Forum Summer School was held at the University of Chichester from Monday to Thursday 18-21 June 2018. The next South East Forum Summer School will be held at the University of Chichester from Monday to Thursday 24-27 June 2019. An application form will be available from late November 2018.

Dates for your Diary
Study Days
Fri Sep 21st The Development of Major Infrastructure Projects
Presented by John Kennedy, Alan Dyke & Bernard Gambrill
Places available
Fri Oct 19th Creative Therapies & Singing for Health & Pleasure
Presented by Bekah Duncalfe, Rebecca Hitch & Ursula Steiger
With the Canterbury U3A Singing for Pleasure Choir
Places available
Fri Nov 16th Landscape, Society & Agriculture
Presented by Dr Richard Baines, Royal Agricultural University
Places available
Fri Feb 15th Philosophy in a Day!
Presented by Marianne Talbot, Oxford University
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri Mar 15th Mediaeval Times - The Bayeux Tapestry & Other Topics
Presented by Imogen Corrigan, Lecturer for The Arts Society
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri Apr 12th The Aztec - The Eagle Warriors of the Sun
Presented by Maria Chester, Subject Advisor on American Archaeology & U3A Member
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri May 17th People & Places of Surrey
Presented by Speakers from Guildford Cathedral, the Watts Gallery & Others
Fri Jun 21st Mathematics in Action
Presented by Dr Roger Luther, Sussex University & U3A Member
Fri Sep 20th Planned study day in 2019 on the Human Biome
Fri Oct 18th Planned study day in 2019 on Historical Personalities
Fri Nov 15th UK in a Changing Europe
Presented by Dr Simon Usherwood, Surrey University