This is the page where you will find many ideas to keep learning during these times -  a mixture of suggestions from members and quizzes, challenges and projects from our subject advisers, members and other Trust Volunteers. Some are one-off events and others ongoing over a period a time. All of which are supported by members like yourself. Get involved!

The Battle of Britain and the Blitz

The Battle of Britain and the Blitz

Memories from across the membership

Share your stories

BirdTrack

BirdTrack

Help keep track of our garden birds

Submit your photo

Creative Writing Competition 2021

Creative Writing Competition 2021

The winners of this year's competition have been announced!

Read their stories here

 

Cuisines of the World - Cookery Challenge

Cuisines of the World - Cookery Challenge

International recipes from our members

Get inspired

New recipes added!

Extreme Crochet & Knitting

Extreme Crochet & Knitting

Challenges & workshops

Submit your photo

Kindertransport

Kindertransport

Read stories of the Kindertransport children
Learn, Laugh, Move

Learn, Laugh, Move

Fitness & wellbeing with u3a

Get inspired & share stories

Maths Challenge

Maths Challenge

New quiz every Thursday followed by answers a week later

Paint or Draw

Paint or Draw

Themed monthly online art galleries

Submit your photo

Latest gallery is now up!

Pets of 'The Furred Age'

Pets of 'The Furred Age'

Meet the four-legged membership!

Share your stories & photos

Run for the World

Run for the World

Run to raise money for u3a sports & exercise groups

Read more & sign up here 

Slow Ways

Slow Ways

Help create a national walking network

Join in here

Speaker Swap

Speaker Swap

Swap talks between interest groups

Talks exchanged monthly

u3a Eye

u3a Eye

Next deadline for submissions: 21st October 2021

Submit your photo 

u3a Radio Podcast

u3a Radio Podcast

New episodes 17th of every month!

 

2020 Programmes

Though these are now closed, you can still find information on these programmes and the many wonderful contributions from across the u3a movement. 

Creative Covid Collaboration

Creative Covid Collaboration

A multi-media national collage of crafted squares

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Now closed to submissions

Read the winning entries of the 2020 competition

Diary Project 2020

Diary Project 2020

Now closed to submissions

u3a members keeping a record in extraordinary times

Learning Updates

Learning Updates

Lots of ideas shared by u3a members to keep busy and active

Get inspired

Mindfulness

Mindfulness

A series of 6 sessions

 

Poetry Competition

Poetry Competition

2020 poem competition

Closed - read the winning poems here

Winter Watch

Winter Watch

Winter 2020 as captured by u3a members

Closed - view photographs here

Weekly Quiz

Weekly Quiz

A Round-Up of the Weekly Lockdown Quiz Sheets & Answers

Downloads Available