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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 28 July

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.

Coffee Mornings These are proving to be very popular with between 50 - 100 people attending each month. The next will be on Monday, 1 August - why not come along and join us? Please click here for more information.

Science Trip to Jodrell Bank All members are welcome to join this trip to the world famous site of the Lovell telescope on Tuesday, 27 September. Find out about the work of the Observatory and tour the exhibition and the gardens.  Please click here for more information.

Xmas Social Put the date in your diary - Friday, 2 December.

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 The trip to York Art Gallery on 19 July was a great success on the hottest day of the year. Please click here for more information.

News from the Groups - 25 July

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. .

Chess Hope to resume meetings in the Autumn and would welcome new members. Please click here for more information.

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

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

Table Tennis Would welcome new members. 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 28 July, 2016
© Matlock Area U3A, 2016 - Registered Charity Number 1161704

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