York

Events

This page shows our future U3A dated Events. For details of each type of Event click on the link for further details.

Saturday Talks are usually held on the second Saturday of a month, and are open to all members.

Travel covers Day Trips or Short Breaks in the UK and Overseas Trips.

New Members Meetings are organised to provide information for new members, recently joined.


Dates for your Diary
New Members Meetings
Wed Jan 15th 2020 1.30 - 3.30 pm , Penn Room. Tea / coffee from 1.00 pm.
Thu Mar 19th 2020 10.00 - 12.00 noon , Penn Room. Tea / coffee from 9.30 pm.
Saturday Talks
Sat Dec 14th Christmas Concert

Members of York U3A

Our annual Christmas Concert in the Methodist Church Hall, preceded by coffee and mince pies from 9.15. The concert will include part songs and carols performed by our U3A Choir, appropriate numbers performed by the Ukulele Group, and community singing of a few well-known carols. Come early and enjoy the fun!
Sat Jan 11th 2020 What happens to your Skin in Later Life?

Calum Lyon, Consultant Dermatologist, York Hospital Trust

‘What happens to your skin in later life?’ Dr. Lyon is a senior Consultant at York Hospital where he deals with skin at all ages. He graduated from the university of Cambridge in 1991 and was appointed dermatologist in York Hospital in 2001, developing a special interest in skin lesions including cancer, skin surgery, and stoma dermatology. He is an honorary clinical lecturer in York and Manchester and lectures nationally and internationally on skin conditions, apparently with flair and dynamism.
Sat Feb 8th 2020 Lessons from a Plane Crash

John Guest, British Airways pilot and crew trainer (Retired)
Sat Mar 14th 2020 Bishopthorpe Road: 150 Years of Shopping History

Susan Major, Local historian and write
Sat Apr 11th 2020 Bang up the Elephant: Songs from a Victorian Era

Steve and Carol Robson, 'Fools Gold' Folk MUsicians
Sat May 9th 2020 Henry Mills Lecture

Speaker to be announced
Sat Jun 13th 2020 The Magic Circle and the Great Magicians

Stephen Wells, Magician
Sat Jul 11th 2020 The Landscape and Geology of the Yorkshire Dales

Tony Waltham, Geologist, author of book with this title
Travel
Wed Dec 11th Christmas Lunch, The Hawkhills, Easingwold
Tue Jan 14th 2020 Manchester Science and Industry Museum
Wed Feb 19th 2020 Saltaire World Heritage Site, Bradford
Sun Mar 15th 2020
→Mon Mar 16th 2020
World Heritage site of Ironbridge near Telford
Fri Mar 20th 2020
→Fri Apr 3rd 2020
Travel Abroad – Visit To India.
Sun Jun 21st 2020
→Thu Jun 25th 2020
Save the date : Exploration of the Garden of England
Sat Aug 15th 2020
→Sun Aug 16th 2020
Overnight trip to Kynren, Kiplin Hall and the Middlesbrough Transporter
Sat Sep 26th 2020
→Mon Oct 5th 2020
Italy, Florence and Padua