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Introducing the U3A

The University of the Third Age (U3A) is a learning co-operative of people no longer in full time employment. Anyone can join - all you need is interest and enthusiasm. No qualifications are required and none are given.

The U3A offers the opportunity to share your knowledge, experience and talents with others and learn from them in friendly surroundings. Please use the links on these pages, and the Menu 'buttons' above, to find out more about our U3A and of those in the Sussex Region.

All of our Group Leaders and Committee Members volunteer their time and expertise to help our U3A to run smoothly. If you would like to see a new group started and / or feel able to lead a group, please contact our Groups co-ordinator, Alan Cooke, in the first instance.

This year, Brighton & Hove U3A celebrates its 30th year. If you are not already a Member, do join us and see what you are missing!

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U3A Trust Annual Conference

The 2016 U3A Trust Annual Conference will be held on 23rd - 25th August in the East Midlands Conference Centre on the Campus of Nottingham University (accommodation is in student Halls of Residence). Our Committee has agreed to fully fund up to 4 Members to attend this year. If you are interested in attending, please contact Fiona in the first instance - send her an email from the Committee page.

Committee posts

There are a couple of vacant Committee posts which need to be filled. All Members freely give their time to help your U3A to run smoothly, and we are looking for Members who can help us. If you're unsure, you can sit in on meetings to see how we operate - don't be shy! Just ask Fiona - send her an email from the Committee page.

'Think not what your U3A can do for you, ______________' (after J.F.K.)

Membership Applications for the year starting 1st August 2015

Applications for NEW Membership MUST be accompanied by a fully completed paper
NEW Member Application form OR by submitting the On-Line NEW Members form.

Membership RENEWALS may be submitted using the pre-printed Renewal form which already has your details, OR by completing a blank Membership RENEWAL form OR by submitting the On-Line RENEWAL form.

Subscriptions Fees for New 'Full' Members and for existing 'Full' Member Renewals may now also be paid by BACS or PayPal.

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 Group News 
  Date   Group   Item
23-AprHuman BiologyRe-starts Autumn Term 2016
13-AprFamily History For BeginnersPage updated for Autumn Term 2016
09-AprSocial GroupHastings trip now Wednesday 13th July
22-MarSocial GroupBBC Tour CANCELLED
20-MarMaking PolyhedraJune date amended
20-MarSocial GroupSummer programme published
23-FebGerman ConversationGroup now full
28-JanPop-Up GroupsNew Pop-Up added;
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 Other News 
  Date   Item
15-AprSummer Picnic 17th August - details added
03-AprCommittee Meeting 7th March - Minutes published
18-MarLeaders' Expenses Guidelines published
18-MarS.U.N. Newsletter published
16-MarMarch 'Update' Newsletter published
28-JanSouth Downs Alphabet Project - details added to 'Shared Events' listing
12-JanGroup Leaders Meeting 4th Jan 2016: Minutes published

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