Welcome to all our members and website visitors!

The University of the Third Age (U3A) is a voluntary, self-help organisation located throughout the UK and overseas. It is run for and by people who want to keep active in mind and body when they are no longer working full time. It is about involvement in learning new things, expanding horizons, sharing skills and experiences, making new friends, helping others to learn, accepting new challenges to show that age need be no barrier to learning or to helping others to learn. And to enjoy – if it’s not fun, it’s not U3A! No entry qualifications, no examinations, just the joy of learning in a friendly environment. If we’re going to live longer, let’s make the most of it. There is no upper age limit on curiosity! We believe learning need never stop and should be a pleasure.

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This site is regularly updated and announcements will draw your attention to what’s new – they are listed below with the most recent on top.  For general information about North London U3A, see the NEW USERS button.

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Summer Programme 2015

Our Summer Programme of events has now been published. See the details of all the events and a calendar of the events on the Summer Programme webpage.

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August Far-Away Day

This trip to Leicester will be on August 13th.  Details and booking form are here.

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Annual General Meeting

Do come to our Annual General Meeting which will be held on
Monday 13th July
at St Paul’s Church, Long Lane, Finchley N3 2PU
at 10.30 am Coffee and tea will be served from 10.00 am
It will be followed by an Open Forum for all members for questions, new ideas and discussion.
Click for Agenda and Nomination form for Committee Members

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Intermediate Bridge – New Supervisor wanted

Bridge Intermediate Plus-Advanced:  Mondays 10.30 am to 12.30 pm
We are looking for a new Supervisor for our group.  If there is anyone in NLU3A who would like to supervise us, we would love to hear from you.  We usually start the session with 4 prepared hands, which we discuss afterwards for a short while.  The second hour is free play, with our supervisor advising as and when necessary.
If this appeals to you either on a weekly or fortnightly basis, please contact Sue Gold on 0208 349 3996 or by email:  suegold376@hotmail.co.uk

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A/V Set up – Help needed

One or two volunteers are required to provide backup for the setting up of audio/visual equipment for the monthly meetings and one or two other events each year.  No technical expertise or previous experience is required as training will be provided.  Volunteers should be reasonably fit, as a certain amount of lifting/carrying is required.  Anyone interested in helping out should contact Ann or John Dugdale in the first instance on 0208 346 7194, or touch base with them at the next monthly meeting.

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21st Birthday Party

North London U3A is 21 this year and we are going to celebrate
Please join us
Saturday 6th June from 2.00 – 6.00 pm
The Methodist Church Hall, Pages Lane, Muswell Hill, N10 1PP

Music, cakes and conversation
and a free copy of our souvenir booklet designed by an expert
A professional jazz group throughout the afternoon, songs from our two choirs, and a cake-cutting ceremony at 3.00 pm with our first Chair, our current Chair, and Eric Midwinter, a founder of U3A in the UK
Refreshments will be available throughout the afternoon
Entry is free with your membership card
but only if your name is on the list of acceptances

We need to know the number of acceptances in order to provide the right amounts of food.
To put your name on the list please contact:
Bruce & Aliya Middleton
 on email: aliya.middleton@gmail.com or phone 3601 1958
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