Charnwood U3A was founded in 1997. It started by popular demand, growing out of Loughborough U3A. The starting membership was 145 and is now more than 1000.

Charnwood U3A is a registered charity and is affiliated to the Third Age Trust (see the Links Page via the menu to the left of this page).

To find out where Charnwood is click on the Charnwood item on the menu to the left.

For an annual subscription of 14 (2018-19) Members enjoy: a monthly meeting with a speaker (followed by a cup of tea and lively conversation), access to our interest and activities groups (some of which involve a small extra cost) and our monthly information sheet Update.

Charnwood U3A Groups

Most U3A activities take place in subject groups. At present there are over 90 groups. The groups within Charnwood U3A can be viewed by following this link.

Charnwood U3A has a general meeting once a month, on the second Wednesday at 2:30pm, where a brief business meeting is followed by the main business of hearing an invited speaker. For the next few months these meetings will be held at different venues.

Click on the monthly meetings tab on the main menu for details of the talk and the venue.

Charnwood U3A Committee

The affairs of Charnwood U3A are conducted by the Committee which is elected at the AGM.

Further Information

For further information about joining The Charnwood U3A and for a copy of the Constitution and Privacy (Data Protection) Policy please follow this link.