Thornbury U3A welcome meeting

October 7


St Mary’s Church Hall, Eastbury Road, Thornbury


THORNBURY and District U3A is holding a welcome event for new and prospective members.

The organisation, part of the University of the Third Age movement, has nearly 1,900 members and around 90 different interestgroups meeting at venues throughout the area to pursue interests from archaeology to walking.


Some meet weekly, others less often and they include physical activities, crafts, board and card games, orgainised visits to gardens, concert and theatre as well as purely “educational” topics.

The welcome meeting will take place on October 7 from 3.30pm in St Mary’s Church Hall, Eastbury Road, Thornbury.

Detail of all the groups can be found on the website or by calling membership secretary Jackie Gitsham on 01454 858438 or chairman Alison Makepeace on 01454 415019.