Bookham and District U3A

Welcome to the Bookham & District u3a Website

Our next monthly meeting is on 5th July and is called Nurse Emily Connell's autograph book. This is planned to be in the Old Barn Hall, with tea available. 

Membership renewals are due by 31/07/2022 and if you have any issues, please contact the Membership Secretary or Webmaster as appropriate.  Email addresses can be found on the Committee page.

The first trip of the Theatre group will be the matinee performance of "The Play that goes Wrong" at The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford on Thursday 11th August. The coach will leave Bookham at 1.00pm from various pick-up points and return there after the show. Places are limited. To ensure your ticket/s please book early with a cheque for £39.00 per ticket, payable to 'The Bookham & District u3a' and hand to Lynn Farrell at the next u3a meeting in the OBH on Tuesday 5th July, or use the contact on the Theatre group 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.

If you are interested in the proposed Theatre interest group, please apply through the relevant group on the Groups page.

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.

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 (May 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 

If you use Randalls Road Recycling Centre, you may now need to show proof that you are a Surrey Residency.  Seem to accept Surrey bus passes and driving licences, and they will then give you a 2022 sticker to put on your windscreen. 


Surrey Network Study Days

The Study Days at the Yehudi Menuhin school restarted in February 2022. A new page providing 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
Nurse Emily Connell's autograph book05 Jul 202214:301 hourOld Barn Hall
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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