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If you are interested in a particular group, please email
Click the links for fuller information for those Groups
with a varied active programme.   

We continue to develop new Groups as members join who have different interests to share or to take part in.  Just let us know!
Click here to see all the Groups in our Activity Weekly Diary

U3A Membership is required to take part in any of these Activities. 
If more convenient, members can now ask to join a group on-line ...
Click the link Member's Area, enter your membership number and follow the details.


BOOK GROUP 1 ...   Click to view full programme            BOOK READING           
Detail:   Members' choice of book each month providing fresh discussion
Meeting:   1st Wednesdays in month                    2.00pm to 4.00pm
Venue:   Member's Home (ML)                           Group Size:  6 maximum
Group Leader:   Margaret Lomas                                  Cost:  £5 pa for library book loan  
BRIDGE ...   Sorry - Group full!
Detail:   Bridge for experienced players in a friendly environment
Meeting:   Fridays (weekly)                                  9.30am to 12 noon
Venue:   The Bungalow, Innage Lane                  Group Size:   24 maximum
Group Leader:   Mary Galloway                                     Cost:   £1.50 per session
CANASTA ...    
Detail:   Rummy-style card game, played in twos, threes or pairs
Meeting:   Mondays (weekly)                                2.00pm to 4.00pm
Venue:   The Bungalow, Innage Lane                  Group Size:  20 maximum
Group Leader:   Jen Everitt                                          Cost:  £1/£2 per session
Detail:   Use it or lose it!  Weekly Emails of Films including Live Shows
Meeting:   Varies                                                  Afternoons/Evenings
Venue:   Majestic Cinema, Whitburn Street        Group size:  n/a
Group Leader:   Tessa Holden                                       Cost: varies
CRIBBAGE ...    
Detail:   Traditional 'pub' game of cards with scoring using unique peg board
Meeting:   Tuesdays (alternate)                          1.30pm to 3.30pm
Venue:   The Fosters Arms, Mill Street              Group Sze:  12+
Group Leader:   Chis Wright                                        Cost:  Drink of choice
FRENCH for FUN (Zoom)    
Detail:   Friendly French Conversation via Zoom
Venue:   Zoom                                                Group size:  6 max 
Group Leader:   Jane Freshney                                   Cost:  n/a
GARDEN VISITS ...   Click to view full programme          GARDEN VISITS
Detail:   Visits organised near and far to Garden and Horticultural Centres
Meeting:   Thursdays (mostly)                            Full or half days
Venue:   various - see Menu on left                 Group Size:  up to 34
Group Leader:   Maria Hughes                                    Cost: Varies (NT M'Ship useful)
GENEALOGY (Zoom)    
Detail:   Sharing Family Tree Research linked to related social history
Meeting:   Tuesdays (1st in month)                    10.30am to 12 noon
Venue:   Zoom                                               Group size: 12 max
Group Leader:   Val Johns                                          Cost: n/a
GEOCACHING ...   New Members welcomed...
Detail:   An outdoor walking challenge with a difference!
Meeting:   Fridays (4th in month)                      10ish start
Venue:   varies                                               Group size:   10+
Group Leader:   Bob Mitchell                                     Cost: Sat App (if desired)
GERMAN CONVERSATION ...   Sorry - Group full!
Detail:   Practice speaking german in an informal and friendly environment
Meeting:   Mondays (4th in month)                     2.30pm to 4.00pm
Venue:   Bec's Cafe, St Mary's Street                Group Size:  8 max
Group Leader:   Eva Peringer                                      Cost:  Coffee plus 25p
IT - iPADs - The Basics ...   Four Session Programme  - March/April 2020
Detail:   For new owners and non-confident users of iPads
Meeting:   1st & 2nd Weds in March & April 
Time:   10.30am - 12 noon
Venue:   The Bungalow, Innage Lane                 Group Size: 12 max
Group Leader:   Chris Wright                                       Cost:  £16 for 4 week programme
MAH JONG ...   New Members welcomed...
Detail:   Fascinating game played with beautiful ivory tiles
Meeting:   Tuesdays (weekly)                               2.00pm to 4.00pm
Venue:   The Bungalow, Innage Lane                 Group Size:  24 max
Group Leader:   Maria Hughes                                      Cost:  £2 per session
OUT & ABOUT ...   Click to view full programme            OUT & ABOUT
Detail:   Venues sought to provide an interesting and different day out
Meeting:   Six visits between April and December - various days
Time:   Transport departs 9.30am (approx) from Westgate (parking nearby)
Group Size:   Restricted by transport and/or venue
Cost:   Entrance costs vary.   Transport payable on the day
Group Leaders:   Jenny Green and Tricia Bennett 
SPANISH for FUN (Zoom)    
Detail:   Learning the basics to enhance your experiences of Spain
Meeting:   Fridays (fortnightly)                           10.30am to 12.30pm
Venue:   Zoom                                                 Group Size: 6 max
Group Leader:   ???                                                      Cost:  n/a
Detail:   Games of table tennis to standard rules with access to three tables
Meeting:   Weekly Friday                                     10.30am to 12.30pm
Venue:   The Paddocks, Conduit Lane                 Group Size:  12+
Group Leader:   Maureen Mumford                                Cost:  £1.00 donation
THEATRE GROUP ...   Click here for full Programme               THEATRE GROUP
Detail:   Theatre Visits arranged (up to 4 per year) to a variety of performances
Meeting:   varied                                                  mainly matinees
Venue:   Varied (eg Birmingham, Malvern)           Group Size:  varied
Group Leader:   Kay Yendole                                          Cost:  £45-£90
WALKING ...   Click to view programme of walks      WALKING GROUP
Detail:   Walks 4-6 miles in and around the Bridgnorth area    Packed lunch
Meeting:   Fridays (1st in month)                        10.00am Westgate Car Park
Venue:   Share cars to start point                      Group size:  10+
Group Leader:   Jane Freshney                                     Cost: n/a
Detail:   Supportive group encouraging writing skills to produce short stories
Meeting:   Mondays (1st in month)                       12 noon to 2.00pm
Venue:   Email                                                 Group Size:  10 maximum
Group Leader:   Kay Yendole                                        Cost:  n/a
'Memories to Memoirs' ...
Detail:   Guidance on writing your life story from a professional
Meeting:   Tuesdays (2nd in month)                     2.00pm to 3.30pm
Venue:   Bridgnorth Library                              Group Size:  10 max
Group Leader:   Patricia Hansen                                  Cost:  £2 per session


Please let us know if there is an activity that you would like to see represented in our programme. 
We are keen to expand the number of Activity Groups for us all to enjoy and will support any member with any suggestions that are put forward
Please send any ideas to: activities@bridgnorthanddistrictu3a.org.uk
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