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Images of Matlock and Matlock Bath, courtesy of Peter Keeble

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Welcome to Matlock Area U3A! We offer older people, who are no longer in full-time paid employment, an opportunity to share their knowledge, experience and talents and also to learn from each other in friendly surroundings.

Matlock Area U3A was formed in 2007 and we now have over 550 members. Currently, there are more than 40 "interest groups" of varying disciplines ranging from Art Appreciation through Local History to Walking. Do come and join us!

News from Matlock Area U3A - last up-dated on 19 June

2016 AGM Was held on 21 March and our Guest Speaker was Bill Tidy MBE. Please click here for more information.

New Groups Seven new groups were established in 2015 and already three more have been added in 2016, Interested? Please click here for more information.

Table Tennis Did you watch the BBC documentary 'How to Stay Young'? To find out more about a fun way of boosting your brain health click here.

Coffee Mornings These are proving to be very popular with between 50 - 100 people attending each month. The next will be on Monday, 4 July - why not come along and join us? Please click here for more information.

Art Exhibition The Art group are holding a Summer exhibition of their work in the Terrace Cafe at the Whitworth. Please click here for more information.

MAU3A Trip to Chester Our day out in the historic city of Chester on 15 June was very enjoyable despite the weather. Please click here for more information.

Art Appreciation trip to York Bookings are now closed for the trip to York Art Gallery on 19 July. Please click here for more information.

News from the Groups - 24 June

Art Appreciation 2 Welcome new members to discuss wide-ranging artistic topics. Please click here for more information.

Boules 2 A second group for this popular pastime has now been launched. Please click here for more information.

Cars and Motoring Fancy a visit to the Toyota factory? New members are welcome. Please click here for more information.

Geography This new group are now developing their programme. Please click here for more information.

Geology Have updated their 2016 programme. Please click here for more information.

History Group 3 Have updated their 2016 programme and would welcome new members. Please click here for more information.

Painting Have published their 2016 programme. Please click here for more information.

Science & Technology Have updated their programme and are planning a trip to Jodrell Bank in September. Please click here for more information.

Walking Have published their programme to the end of September. Please click here for more information.

More information about the Matlock Area U3A can be obtained by consulting the Frequently Asked Questions page, or directly from the Membership Secretary on 01629 583029 or by e-mail at membership@matlockareau3a.org.uk

Derbyshire U3A Network

The Derbyshire U3A Network is a means whereby all the U3As in Derbyshire can communicate with each other and arrange collaborative activities. More information can be found about the Network, including a list of all the interest groups in all the various individual U3As from its website by clicking here, or by using the link on the sub-menu on each page under the About the U3A heading.

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Last updated on 25 June, 2016
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