Many of our groups are running during lockdown

For information on any of these groups click on the Groups tab at the top of the page.

AGM – 2nd June 2021

Group meetings

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 were meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 10.30 am at the meeting place.  Hope to start again in groups of 6 in April.

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 as the rules have now changed again we’re back on Zoom.   Watch this space!

Computer Drop-In / I T

To begin meeting on Zoom on Thursday 25th March 2pm
(recurring Fourth Thursday of the month)

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

New Discussion Group on Zoom


To discuss “… retired people leave their mark on the world by ….”

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

Everyday Science

Hoping to start on Zoom soon.

Family History

We are currently holding Zoom meetings on our usual meeting days commencing 10.30 am. Please note our next meeting will be held on March 29th – this is one week later than usual.

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.


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 as soon as possible.

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 past view our newsletter archive.