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.

Dr Richard Baines from the Royal Agricultural University gave an excellent study day on Landscape, Society & Agriculture. He has generously made his presentations available and they can be downloaded from the following links. They are pdf files rather than PowerPoint due to website size limitations. Hunter/Gatherer to CAP, Food Globalisation, Future Farms & Local Food Systems.

South East Summer School

The next South East Forum Summer School will be held at the University of Chichester from Monday to Thursday 24-27 June 2019. See below for links to the Flyer, Full Details of Courses, Booking Information & Booking Form. Bookings will open on Saturday 1 December.


Dates for your Diary
Study Days
Fri Feb 15th Philosophy in a Day!
Presented by Marianne Talbot, Oxford University
Places available
Fri Mar 15th The Bayeux Tapestry & Life in England before the Battle of Hastings
Presented by Imogen Corrigan, Arts Society Lecturer
Places available
Fri Apr 12th The Aztec - The Eagle Warriors of the Sun
Presented by Professor Maria Chester, U3A Subject Advisor on American Archaeology & Arts Society Lecturer
Places available
Fri May 17th People & Places of Surrey
Presented by Speakers from Guildford Cathedral, the Watts Gallery, the Lewis Carroll Society & Surrey History Centre
Booking opens on 1 February
Fri Jun 21st Mathematics in Action
Presented by Dr Roger Luther, Sussex University & U3A Member
Booking opens on 1 February
Fri Sep 20th Planned study day on Human Genetics Developments
Booking opens on 1 June
Fri Oct 18th Planned study day on Current Affairs in Nineteenth Century & Twenty First Century
Booking opens on 1 June
Fri Nov 15th UK in a Changing Europe
Presented by Dr Simon Usherwood, Surrey University
Booking opens on 1 June
Fri Feb 21st Planned study day in 2020 on Astronomy
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri Mar 20th Planned study day in 2020 on the History of Food
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri Apr 17th Planned study day in 2020 on Mughal Art
Booking opens on 1 November
Fri May 15th Planned study day in 2020 on the Role of Women in Society
Fri Jun 19th Planned study day in 2020
Summer Schools
Mon Jun 24th
→Thu Jun 27th
Chichester Summer School 2019. Click on the following links for Flyer, Full Details of Courses, Booking Information & Booking Form.