Bookham and District U3A

Welcome to the Bookham & District u3a Website

Our next monthly meeting is on 6th September at 14:30 and is called The History of Cartoons. This is planned to be in the Old Barn Hall, with tea available. 

A Bookham U3A quiz will be held on 11 October at the Old Barn Hall and tickets will be available at the September meeting at a cost of £15 each, with tables of up to 8 people.

Many thanks to those of you who have already renewed your membership. It would be helpful if members could check their profiles are up to date, especially emergency contacts. If you have any issues with renewal or updating profile, please contact the Membership Secretary or Webmaster as appropriate.  Email addresses can be found on the Committee page. 

A trip to Oxford by coach is being organised for 17th August.  There are still places available, please contact the organiser if you would like to attend.

Further information for all events can be found by clicking on the relevant event below, after login.

There is still a vacancy for Vice Chairman so it if you are interested in joining a friendly Committee, please contact the Chairman or Secretary, as this position needs to be filled urgently.

News Bulletins

A very informative News Bulletin is published monthly and is edited by Tony Matthews. The latest edition can be found by clicking HERE    This and previous editions can be found on the Documents/News Bulletins page.

Contributions from all members and in particular Group Administrators are welcome. Please contact Tony by clicking this email link.


Senior Moments

The latest quarterly edition (August 2022) of Senior Moments has been loaded to the website and can be read by clicking on Documents/Senior Moments on the menu bar above or HERE. Amongst other things this contains a number of interesting articles from Groups.

Local News and Events 

Bookham Food Festival will be held at the Old Barn Hall and field on Saturday 10 Sept from noon until 9pm and will include a Wellbeing Zone.


Surrey Network Study Days

The Study Days at the Yehudi Menuhin school will restart in September 2022 (although the first one on Health will be held in Fetcham on 8 September. Details of these events can be found under the 'Documents' tab in the menu system or can be accessed by clicking HERE. These events will be held in the Menuhin Hall Stoke d'Abernon starting at 9:30am, but members will also be able to access these events from home. 

Details of other activities undertaken by Surrey U3A Network can be found by accessing their website HERE.


Future Events

The table below shows upcoming meetings open to all members. For more information on the meetings click on the blue event name in the table below. You must be logged in to see the additional information.

Group events are shown either on the appropriate group page or on the Diary page.

Event NameDateTimeDurationLocation
Coach Trip to Oxford17 Aug 202208:30All DayVisit
The history of cartoons06 Sep 202214:301 hourOld Barn Hall
The mysterious death of the MI6 spy Gareth Williams 04 Oct 202214:301 hourOld Barn Hall
Ghostwriting01 Nov 202214:301 hrOld Barn Hall
The House of Windsor06 Dec 202214:301 hrOld Barn Hall
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