Author: Sheila

Retirement Event in Omagh

U3A at Expo 50 Plus


Summer School Photos

Thanks to Gabrielle, her Organising Team of Sue, Noreen, Lila and Valerie, the U3A contributors and participants and last but not least the staff and location of Greenmount college, the 2019 Summer School went very smoothly.  We had a great

Speaker Suggestions

Spanish Groups

The following message was received from Marion McAnulty, a member of Newry U3A who is the tutor for groups in Beginners and Intermediate Spanish.  “For the past two years I have been organizing cultural trips to Seville in Spain. We

Intergenerational Event

Bridge Congress Results

A very successful event organised for U3A NI by Stuart Pollard and Eric Butterwick from Causeway U3A. Lodge Hotel Coleraine on Tuesday 7th May. Winners North South were Catriona Duncan & Veronica Bell (Glens & Dalriada), Alice Kinkead & Helen

Songfest Photos

For photos of the recent Songfest in Monaghan see the gallery of Photos above.  If you have any please email them to

Summer School Programme

For a printable version see Programme

New U3A for Ards Peninsula

A new U3A for Donaghadee and the Ards Penisula! The first meeting will be at 2pm on Thursday 18th April in the Donaghadee Community Centre, The Parade, Donaghadee. Just turn up!

Inter-U3A Events – Dates for Your Diary

The following dates have been set aside for inter-U3A events in 2019.  For details consult your own U3A or watch for further details on this website Friday, March 15th INTER-U3A QUIZ Fratellis, Belfast Wednesday, April 10th U3A SINGFEST Monaghan Tuesday,

Adult Learning Opportunities

In addition to learning with U3As there are a number of organisations providing adult learning or lifelong learning classes.  This post aims to provide links to the key players – please submit your suggestions to (latest) Blacksmithing Classes Irish music

Request for participants in research

Invitation to take part in a vision science research study: As part of a research study funded by the Macular Society and in association with Ulster University, volunteers affected by age-related macular degeneration, and healthy controls are invited to take

Looking At Art, Project with Ulster Museum

LOOKING AT ART:  A SHARED LEARNING PROJECT BETWEEN BELFAST U3A AND THE NATIONAL MUSEUMS NORTHERN IRELAND’S ULSTER MUSEUM Following an approach to the Ulster Museum agreement was reached to set up a small working group to produce guidelines to help

Technology Workshop – Report

Technology and Beacon Day – Report   On the 16th of October Rose Marie Bradley welcomed the inter-U3A technology group to a meeting in Spires in Belfast. The day began with a presentation by Venie and Eric Martin who showed