Welcome to Winsford U3A
Due to the current pandemic we have had to closedown our normal range of activities.
However, we are still offering a range of information and support to our members. These include activities using the Zoom Conferencing App. Details of the current range of activities are listed on the Calendar page and you can find out more by contacting the relevant coordinator (see group pages).
We also provide a monthly newsletter and quizzes which can all be found on our LINKS page.
During the lockdown we are also providing a monthly online Coffee Morning (via Zoom) which takes place on the last Friday of each month (11.00am) .
This website contains information about what our organisation offers under normal circumstances and although we are unable to resume our full range of activities yet, we are still open for new members (contact our membership secretary for details) and regardless of the current restrictions you will be guaranteed a warm welcome!
Phil Carswell (Chair)
Virtual Coffee Mornings -last Friday of each month via Zoom contact the Chair if you would like to attend
However if you wish to join our Association prior to the end of the current restrictions please contact our membership secretary via our contact page.
You will be sure of a warm welcome Phil Carswell (Chair)
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Providing the current restrictions are lifted we hope to hold our AGM on Friday 31st July at St Andrews Church ,Dingle Way (10.00 am) .If this is not possible this year’s AGM will be conducted on email and through the postal service .All registered members will receive copies on our annual report before the meeting.
About Winsford U3A
U3A (University of the Third Age) is a self help organisation for retired or semi-retired people who wish to participate in shared activities and there are currently more than 1,000 branches in the UK.
Winsford U3A was founded in 2011 and has around 280 members. Our 30+ interest groups help people find stimulation and enjoyment in their retirement. To find out more about our activities, click on the Groups button above.
Members Meetings at St Andrews Methodist Church Hall, Dingle Lane
To find out more about our U3A come along to our monthly Members Meetings on the last Friday in the month at St Andrews Church Hall where you can be sure of a warm welcome. The meetings provide tea/coffee along with an information desk where you can find out about our activities and complete membership forms if you would like to join our association.
The meetings showcase different groups throughout the year and provide members with the opportunity to meet up and chat.
We also have a monthly raffle and new members often comment on what a friendly group we are so come along and find out more!
Dates of meetings can be found by clicking on the Calendar button above.
A Membership Application Form can be viewed and downloaded from this page. Annual membership costs £13.50 (£10 for the first year). Associate members, ie members who pay the full subscription to other U3As, benefit from our reduced fee of £10 per annum.
Please note that, in order to reduce administration, we have two renewal points in the year - March and September and reminders are sent out to members.
For general enquiries go to the Contact page where you can email or telephone if you require more information.
We look forward to you joining us!