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Sidmouth u3a Interest Groups

You must be a u3a member in order to take part in our interest group activities. This is essential to ensure that your participation in our activities is covered by the u3a’s insurance.

If you would like to join an Interest Group please contact the relevant Group Leader whose details you will find on each group’s page.

If you would like more general information about a group or are interested in starting a group contact one of our Group Coordinators

Groups listed by category

Arts & Crafts

  • Art Appreciation 1
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons
    2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Art Appreciation 2
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    3rd Wednesday of the month.
  • Digital Photography
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    1st Thursday of the month
  • Exploring Art
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Friday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    4th Friday
  • Modellers
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:30 am-12:00 pm
    The last Thursday of the month
  • Painting for Pleasure
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Wednesday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    Every Wednesday afternoon

Fit for Fun

  • Amblers
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:30 pm
    Last Tuesday of the month
  • Circle Dancing
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    1st Tuesday of the month
  • Line Dancing
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 1:50 pm-3:45 pm
    2nd Monday in the month
  • Strollers
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    3rd Tuesday in month
  • Walking
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-2:00 pm
    1st Thursday in month
  • Yoga for Health
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday mornings 11:30 am-12:30 pm
    3rd Friday of the month
  • Yoga Seated
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday mornings 11:30 am-12:30 pm
    1st Friday of the month

Food & Drink

  • Cook & Share
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Friday afternoons 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    2nd Friday of the month
  • Luncheon Club
    Status: Active
    Monthly afternoons 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
    We meet on the 4th Wednesday or 4th Friday of the month
  • Singles Weekend Lunch Group
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Saturday afternoons 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
    Saturday lunchtime during the month
  • Spices
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    2nd Monday of the month
  • Sunday Luncheon Group
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Sunday afternoons 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
    2nd Sunday in the month
  • Supper Club
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday evenings 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
    2nd Thursday of the month.
  • Well Preserved
    Status: Wait list only
    on Monday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    4th Monday in month
  • Wine Appreciation
    Status: Wait list only
    on Thursday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    1st Thursday in month

Games

  • Another Mahjong
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:45 pm
    1 st Friday of the month
  • Bridge Intermediate
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings
    2nd & 4th Thursday in the month
  • Canasta for Beginners
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:30 pm
    2nd & 4th Thursdays of the month
  • Canasta Players
    Status: Wait list only
    Fortnightly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    1st & 3rd Wednesdays
  • Cribbage
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday mornings 10:30 am-12:30 pm
    3rd Friday
  • Cryptic Crosswords
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    1st Monday of the month
  • Games
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Friday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    4th Friday of the month
  • Mah-jong
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    Each 4th Thursday of the month
  • Quiz Group
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    2nd Monday of the month
  • Rummikub
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    3rd Thursday in month
  • Scrabble
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    4th Wednesday of the month

Gardening

  • Gardening Topics
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    4th Wednesday of the month
  • Organic Gardening
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    3rd Monday in month
  • Vegetable Gardening
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:00 pm
    1st Monday of the month

History

  • 20th Century History
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    3rd Monday of the month
  • Family History
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    4th Friday in the month
  • Heritage Group
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Friday mornings
    2nd Friday of the month

Languages

Literature

  • 3rd Age Bookworms
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:00 pm
    4th Monday in month
  • A Good Read
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
    Monthly on the 3rd Thursday
  • Book Talk
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
    Last Wednesday in the month
  • Play Reading Group
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday evenings 7:30 pm-10:00 pm
    2nd Tuesday evening of the month
  • Shakespeare's Plays
    Status: Wait list only
    on Tuesday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • Writing for fun
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday mornings 10:30 am-12:30 pm
    4th Tuesday of the month

Music

  • Find Your Voice
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    4th Tuesday of the month
  • Music Appreciation
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
    4th Thursday of the month
  • Recorders (Experienced)
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    2nd Wednesday in the month

Nature & Natural History

  • Bird Watching
    Status: Wait list only
    Fortnightly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    2nd & 4th Thursday
  • Geology
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    4th Thursday of the month
  • Nature Walks
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    3rd Wednesday in month
  • Sidmouth Nature Explorers
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    1st Wednesday of the month

Science and Technology

  • Aviation
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Science & Technology
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    1st Monday of the month

Social

  • Drink & Chat
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday evenings
    3rd Tuesday evening
  • Singles coffee meet
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursday mornings
    2nd & 4th Thursdays in the morning

Sport

  • Pickleball
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Saturday afternoons 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
    1st Saturday of the month
  • Table Tennis
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    3rd Thursday of the month

Talking Groups

  • Debating "This House believes"
    Status: Active
    on Thursday afternoons
    Perodic Thursdays via Zoom
  • Life Stories
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    4th Thursday of the month
  • Remarkable Women
    Status: Active
    on Wednesday afternoons 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    3rd Wednesday of the month