Monthly Meetings - are held at 

Emmanuel Church Forest Road

Charnwood U3A has a general meeting once a month, on the second Wednesday at the new time of 2:30pm, where a brief business meeting is followed by the main business of hearing an invited speaker.

Next Monthly Meeting - 2:30pm, Wednesday 9th January 2019

Our Friends Outside

with Steve Lovell

on Wednesday 13th February


Steve Lovell is a self-employed garden designer / soft landscaper of 25 years with a passion for making our gardens and our urban environment more wildlife friendly.

Please do not arrive before 2.00pm and make sure you bring your PURPLE membership card with you.

You will be aware that parking in front of the church is very limited but there are other church-owned parking opportunities nearby.

Please sign in at the U3A desk inside the church if you park in one of these church parking spaces.

March 2019 Meeting:  AGM plus our very own Ernie Miller who will put us in the picture about a part of our local history that many will not know "Robert Bakewell and Dishley Grange". This will be held on Wednesday 13 March 2019.


Ernie is a local historian and one-time archaeologist, having excavated sites in the 1960s and 1970s at Garendon Abbey and Grace Dieu Priory. After that he has run classes at Loughborough University and a host of community groups.


Vince Eager's talk " You're never too old to rock and roll" will now be held in April.

Details of meetings for the rest of 2019 can be found by clicking on this link.


Details of Meetings for the new U3A year (i.e. October 2018 to October 2019) can be found by following this link.