u3a

Bournemouth

Groups

This is the page for information about our special interest Groups. Generally, these Groups meet weekly during term-time; please look out for a handful of exceptions. (In what follows, [n] = sequential Group number in Programme Brochure, and GL = Group Leader.)

TERM DATES for 2024/25

(There are no half-term breaks, but our u3a does close on Public Holidays.)

Autumn term: Monday, 30 September to Friday, 6 December. (10 weeks)

Spring term: Monday, 6 January to Friday, 21 March. (11 weeks)

Summer term: Monday, 28 April to Monday, 23 June. (8 weeks)

Groups listed by category

Art

Art Appreciation

  • Art Appreciation [29]
    Status: Wait list only
    Fortnightly on Tuesdays 10:30 am-12:00 pm
    (maximum Group size: 20)

Cards & Games

Crafts & Hobbies

Crosswords

Current Affairs

  • Climate Matters [25]
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Tuesdays 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    (maximum Group size: 24)
  • Current Affairs [77]
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Thursdays 2:00 pm-3:30 pm
    (Autumn and Spring terms only) (maximum Group size: 16)

Dancing

Drama

  • Drama [16]
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Mondays 2:25 pm-3:55 pm
    (maximum Group size: 16)

Ethics

  • Issues in Ethics [51A]
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Wednesdays 10:30 am-12:00 pm
    (Autumn term only) (maximum Group size: 18)

Exercise & Wellbeing

General

History / Cultures

Languages

Literature

Map Reading

Music

Musical Instruments

Philosophy

Photography

Psychology

Science

Singing

Song Writing

  • Songwriting [31]
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Tuesdays 10:30 am-12:30 pm
    (maximum Group size: 10)

Sport

Writing