Monthly meeting

The Main Meeting is held on the first Wednesday of each month at 10.00 a.m.  We are currently meeting on Zoom. 
On the 7th July our speaker is Professor Jim Turner of Nottingham University who will present
Eastwood & District U3A
7th AGM

was held on
Wednesday 2nd June 2021 at 10.00 am.
on Zoom

The meeting was quorate with 74 members in attendance on 54 computers/mobile phones.

All proposals were accepted and unanimously passed by the members present.
Details of the new committee can be found on the Committee tab under ADMIN.

In Focus

Many of our groups are running during lockdown

For information on any of the following groups click on the GROUPS button at the top of the page.

Art Appreciation currently held via Zoom

Art Appreciation

April -Guest Speaker – Native American Art

Look at the Art Appreciation Group webpage for our plans for 2021.

Bird Watching & Wildlife

Bird Watching & Wildlife

The Bird Watching & Wildlife group are meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 10.30 am at the meeting place.

List of locations for 2021 available on our group page

Book Group


This group continues to share its views and opinions by email and Zoom meeting held on the first Monday of the month.

Two books recommended by members at the last meeting are: The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields and Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.

Church History

Meeting on Zoom.

Coffee & Co

We have temporarily changed to afternoon tea and are meeting on Zoom at 3.00 pm for the next few months.

Coffee Mates

We have been meeting face to face, 6 at a time every Wednesday.
We’ve met up inside, then outside and now we’re back inside again.  Watch this space!

Computer Drop-In / I T

We meet on the 4th  Thursday of the month at 2.00 pm.

Creative Writing

We don’t have a set meeting time we just arrange from week/fortnight to week/fortnight.  If any one is interested they can contact me and I can let them know the next meeting.  We are working on Memoir Writing at the moment (October 2020).                                                                       Chris Niven

Discussion Group on Zoom

Put the world to rights.

Please let me know if you wish to be on the mailing list for this group. (Webeditor@Eastwoodu3a.org)

Family History

We are currently holding Zoom meetings on our usual meeting days commencing 10.30 am.

French  Conversation

The French Conversation group are meeting on Zoom on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday each month at 10.00 am.

History of England

Currently meeting on Zoom on the first Thursday each month at 10.00 am

Micro Brewery/Pub Pals

Have been meeting face to face, socially distanced until the latest lockdown.


We are now meeting face to face at The Foresters Arms, Newthorpe
Meetings are on the 2nd Thursday and 3rd Wednesday of the
month at 2.00 pm for two hours.
All members present at these meetings must abide by all
current Covid restrictions including social distancing and
masks to be worn where appropriate.


Meeting on Zoom on 4th Wednesday each month at 10.00 am

Radio  Waves

Meeting on Zoom on fourth Friday of the month at 10.00 am.

Vegetable Gardening

Meeting on Zoom + face to face within guidelines.

New Group War Babies and Boomers

email address is warbabies@eastwoodu3a.org

For information on any of these groups

visit our Groups Page.

For your individual exercise visit our Local Walks page for instructions of how to access local walks.

For a look at what we have done in the past view our newsletter archive.