Activities / Hobbies

Activities / Hobbies

Science News Discussion Group

Every month there are hundreds of science news announcements in the world’s press covering a huge field of knowledge.  We are a small group with a diverse range of backgrounds, not necessarily scientific, meeting together to talk about any news items which interest us and try to understand their significance or just shed a bit …

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Crafts

The u3a in Kennet Craft Group is now up and running. We are a friendly group and chat as we work on our individual portable craft projects, exchanging crafting ideas, learning from each other and generally putting the world to rights! So far there has been knitting, crochet, embroidery, cross stitch, bunting making and paper …

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Patchwork & Quilting

This is a very happy group where members can learn the basics of patchwork e.g. rotary cutting and piecing.  They can then progress at their own speed and end up with some very good results. Meets:2nd & 4th Tuesday’s of the month 10:00 – 12:00 Venue:Marlborough – currently not active, but will resume when able …

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Wine Appreciation

IIf you enjoy a glass of wine and would like to extend your experience of tastes and your knowledge of types why not consider joining WAG?  We meet once a month (except August and December) at the Rugby Club in Frees Avenue to sample and discuss around 6 wines. We compare grape varieties,countries and price …

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Embroidery

This is a well established friendly group that has been running for over 20 years.  We are currently sewing tapestry cushions, etc. but always open to new ideas.  New Members always welcome. I have seen some of the work and its pretty impressive.  If you are skilled you will be in good company.  But if …

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Day Trips

u3a Day Trip to Arundel – Thursday 19th October Coach fare: £18Coach pick-up:  One Stop, Marlborough High Street at 08.30amorBouverie Hall, Pewsey at 08.50am.Travel time to Arundel is around 2 hours.Leaves Arundel to return home at 4.30pm. Please CLICK HERE to email the Group Leader, phone 01672 811711, or use the Contact Form at the bottom of this page. ARUNDEL …

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Classic Cars

We are a group of classic car enthusiasts and owners who like to use their cars (of whatever make) to enjoy: Country drives and pub lunches Visits to car factories and restoration companies Classic car events Visits to country houses Any other car related events organised by our members or their partners To join you …

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Art Group

Our members have varying abilities ranging from beginners to those with a very good level of artistic expertise.  Our monthly sessions consist of Demonstrations, Workshops and Still Life.  Sometimes an outside Artist will do a Workshop that might be of interest to the the group.  Members learn from each other.  Occasionally a group member may …

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Travel

To travel hopefully – is a better thing than to arrive This group goes on short coach trips to different parts of Britain twice a year.  The trip is usually for four days.  The Group includes members from Kennet and Pewsey U3As. There are no meetings.  Communication is via email and priority for places is …

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