Wales

U3A Events in Wales

Please contact the Wales website editor if you would like your U3A event listed here


Dates for your Diary
June 2019
Mon Jun 10thGeology GroupGEOLOGY AND SCENERY OF THE LLANSTEFFAN AREA.

Monday June 10 th 2019.
11.00 am
Leader : Dr. Geraint Owen.

This visit involves a walk along the coast from Llansteffan and around to Scott Bay to look at the many sedimentary features of the continental Old Red Sandstone
facies , including outstanding examples of calcretes and river channel features. Although walking distances are not great, care is always needed walking on the foreshore.
Please note, due to tidal considerations, that we meet at a slightly later time.

We meet at the main car cark at the far end of the sea front in Llansteffan . Grid ref. SN 354 105
To get there turn off the A40 at Carmarthen and onto the B 4312 which takes you to Llansteffan. Turn left on entering the village towards the sea front.

Please bring waterproof clothing, good walking boots and a picnic lunch.
Wed Jun 12thStudy DayPorthcawl U3A 2019 Study Day: ‘The Sea’
Wednesday 12th June at the Hi Tide Inn, Porthcawl CF36 5BT
Cost including the talks, coffee/tea on arrival and a two course lunch is just £12.
To book your place please send a cheque for this amount, payable to Porthcawl U3A, to Doug Jones, 84 Heol West Plas, Coity, Bridgend CF35 6BA (01656 657571) by 5 June at the latest.
Full details in the Porthcawl 2019 Study Day information sheet
Wed Jun 12thSouth Wales NetworkPorthcawl Study Day on The Sea
Click on Porthcawl Study Day Poster for details
Fri Jun 14thSouth Wales NetworkAF Study Day in conjunction with Swansea University Department of Cardiology.
The day will include a presentation followed by an interactive workshop where members will learn to recognise Atrial Fibrillation and how to help prevent AF, strokes and Heart Attacks.
Click on AF Study Day Poster for details

There will be two sessions, one morning and one afternoon at
Church Community Hall, South Road, Sully, Penarth, CF64 5TG
cost of £2 per person.

Due to the nature of the study day it is essential that places are booked in advance
July 2019
Fri Jul 5thSouth Wales NetworkNetwork Meeting
At the Pencoed Welfare Hall, Pencoed, CF35 5PE at 10.00 am.
Mon Jul 15thGeology GroupBuilth Wells with Bob Owen


Details later
August 2019
Mon Aug 19thGeology GroupAUST/SEVERN BRIDGE

with PETER HODGES
September 2019
Wed Sep 25thSouth Wales NetworkA Day of Welsh History at St. Fagans Museum of History
Click on St Fagans Poster for more details
November 2019
Thu Nov 7thStudy Day

Rosemary Maling Lecture Day 2019
At Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

Speakers:

  • Professor Janet Burton, Professor of Medieval History at Trinity St David in Lampeter will talk in the morning on ‘ Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts and their Users’.
  • Professor Sioned Davies, Professor of Welsh at Cardiff University will talk in the afternoon on ‘Word, Image, Ideology: The Victorian Mabinogion’

For details and booking information please download the Rosemary Maling Lecture Day 2019 information sheet

Thu Nov 7thSouth Wales NetworkRosemary Maling Lecture
Click on Brecon RM Day Poster for more details
Fri Nov 22ndSouth Wales NetworkStudy Day
“Cyber Crime” and “U3A plus”, at the Coity Community Centre in Bridgend. CF31 1PA from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm. Cost £8 per person including lunch
Click on Cyber Crime Poster for more details