Who can join?
There is no prescribed age range. Retired and semi retired people of all ages may join. No qualifications are required and none are awarded by U3A.
What are the charges?
If you decide to join the fee is £12.00 for the year and you are then eligible to enrol in the study/activity groups. A few groups make a small additional charge to cover particular expenses such as speakers or materials.
Find out more at our monthly meetings
Blackwater Valley U3A has a general meeting on the third Thursday of each month. See the Speakers page for a list of these meetings and the speakers attending. Meetings are held in the Hawley Memorial Hall in Hawley Lane, Blackwater and start promptly at 2.00 pm. After the meetings which usually last about 1½ hours, there will be an opportunity to talk to Officers, Co-ordinators and other members. There is a small charge of £1 to cover tea and refreshments.