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2017-18 subscriptions  

 

At the recent AGM,  it was announced that the York U3A subscription for next year will remain at the current level, £17 per person.  It was reported that our finances remain in a healthy state.  

York U3A Groups Index

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York U3A Members' pages

Games of Skill

 

Mah Jong One

Mah Jong Two

Play Cards

Bridge Course for Absolute Beginners

Beginners Bridge 1

Beginners/Improvers Bridge

Duplicate Bridge

Bridge - The Art of Playing

Scrabble (Social Play)

Scrabble (Club Play)

Playing Chess: All Stages

Play Chess     (has own website)

MathsJam

 

 

Music

 

U3A Choir

Singing for Fun

Singing Madrigals

Ukulele     (has own website)

Musical Miscellany

Music Circle

The Music Group

Opera Group  (has own website)

G&S Appreciation Group  (has own website)

Classical Guitar Ensemble

Jazz Jam Session

Musicians Group

 

 

 

 

 

Hobbies

 

Flower Arranging

Gardening   (has own website)

Gardening 2

Fiddlesticks 1

Fiddlesticks 2

Jam and Jigsaws

"X-Stitch Forever, Housework Whenever"

Counted Embroidery

Lacemaking

Wine Appreciation

Cryptic Crosswords

Crafting Together - Sharing Skills

Photography

 

 

 

Outdoor Pursuits

 

Bird Watching

Bird Watching Group 2

Geology, Landscapes and Building Stones

   of N & W Yorkshire

Short Country Walks   (has own website)

Walking Group - Enjoying the Countryside

Rambling

Walking on the Wolds

Over the Hill Walking   (has own website)

Thursday Monthly Rambles 

       (has own website)

Boots by Bus 1  (has own website)

Boots by Bus 2  

Wildlife Walks by Public Transport

Wild Flower Walks 2017

Explore York Walks

Cycling Group    (has own website)

 

 

 

Dancing, Exercise and Sports

 

Jive

Ballroom Dancing

Exercises in Water Class

Table Tennis

Racketball     (has own website)

Croquet         (has own website)

Snooker

Indoor Bowls

Keep Fit with the Margaret Morris Method

      (M.M.M.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art and Architecture

 

Art for Leisure

Life Drawing

Outdoor Sketching/Painting

Aspects of Architecture  (has own website)

Michelangelo

 

 

Religion, Cultures and Philosophy

 

An Introduction to the Biblical Roots

     of the Christian Faith

Exploring the Bible     (has own website)

Discovering Eastern Europe and

   Russia: Culture,History,People

Exploring Other Cultures

Spirituality

End of Life Issues

Philosophical Explorations

 

 

 

History

 

Historical Walks

History of York and its Suburbs

Social History Walks

Military History

The History Course

Dipping into History

Family History using the Internet

The Early Days of Cinema

 

 

 

Contemporary Studies

 

Discussion Group: What do you think?

Press Cuttings

Is the UK OK?  Or are we living beyond 

  our means?

Conversation Group

Mindfulness - an introduction

Films Plus  (has own website)

 

 

 

Languages including Latin 

 

Language and Linguistics (has own website)

Latin for Continuers:  Year 2 of 2

French Beginners Year 2

French Conversation

Conversational French (2 groups)

Discover France through Culture, Region

    and Language

Parliamo Italiano 1

Parliamo Italiano 2

Spanish for Beginners

Continuing Spanish

German for Beginners Year 2

German Conversation (Intermediate)

    (has own website)

 

 

 

Literature, Writing and Anthology

 

Introduction to Medieval English Literature

Contemporary Literature (has own website)

21st Century Fiction Reading Group

Expanding Horizons Non-Fiction Reading

  Group

Children's Literature

Revisiting the Classics 1

Revisiting the Classics 2 (has own website)

Revisiting the Classics 3 / Pre WW1 Literature    (has own website)

Other Lives Biography Reading

                            (has own website)

Crime Fiction  (has own website)

Shakepeare's Dramatic Language

Some Shakepearean Characters

Creative Writing

Play Reading (2 groups)

Write On

Writer's Bloc

Those Were our Days Groups A & B

Poetry Group One and Two

 

 

 

Science and Technology

 

Science and Society

Earth Systems – Past, Present and Future

Audio-Visual Equipment Group

Intermediate Windows Computer Group

Apple Mac Beginners Group

iPad Users  - Beginners

iPad Users  - Improvers

Apple Mac Level 2

Raspberry Pi Group

Making the most of your Android tablet

     or phone

Facebook Group

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Quick Links

 

GROUP LEADERS!

 

We now have a page exclusively for York U3A Group Leaders

 

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Travel UK and Abroad Group Leaders

 

LIVING WITH DEMENTIA

 

A transcript of the recent Saturday Morning talk on this  important subject is available -  read more here

NEW AND

PROPOSED NEW GROUPS

 

Keep watching here for new Groups and Proposed new Groups! Click to see more information... 

 

 

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SATURDAY MORNING MEETINGS

 

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The location of our Saturday Meetings has

 

now changed to the

 

Central Methodist Church Hall

 

Click here for more details

 

 

You can re-live it by reviewing the photos and watching the video of the day  here

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LOOKING BACK....

 

York U3A celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2014, and the celebration day was a stylish event.

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2017 Holiday Closures  

 

Please note the U3A office and meeting rooms at Friargate will be CLOSED on the following dates:

 

May:   Mondays  1st May,  29th May

 

Christmas/New Year:

Closed Friday 16th Dec  until

Monday 2nd Jan   (reopening 3rd Jan)

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