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If you are retired or semi-retired and live in Sevenoaks or the surrounding area, we can offer you the opportunity to participate in a wide range of enjoyable social, mental and physical activities.
Our membership has grown to over 1000 in the  years since 1994 and new members are welcome.
If you are interested in becoming a new member, more information is available on the Want To Join page.  You can then find out how to join our U3A on the same page.
See the U3A video from this Link


A number of groups have vacancies. For more details please  contact the relevant Group Organiser directly for the group you are interested in.
Note: Groups will also be listed in the latest Handbook.

Site Updated:

 19 October, 2020

  • Corona Virus and Group Activity

    Sevenoaks U3A Groups and meetings will be closed until the Autumn when we hope to restart activities
    For Group Organisers wishing to continue maintain Group Activity using Video Conferencing tools the National Office have provided a number of guides and tutorials as follows:
    How to Zoom
    Keeping in Touch -Video Conferencing
    On Line Tutorials
    Keeping in touch - Other Resources
    For Those who missed the Apple Group Seminars a DVD has been produced. More Details can be found via this link.

    U3A Day - This is being provisionally rearranged for June 2021
    24th June AGM - Postponed - This is planned for the 28th October

  • Forthcoming Events

     28 October

     AGM & General Meeting (posponed from June) - Zoom

     9 November

    Science Webinar (Zoom)

     16 November

    Computer Open Meeting (Zoom)

    25 November

    General Meeting (Zoom)



     May 2021

    Possible 5 day trip to Ireland.
    For more information, go to the Events page and click on the Ireland Holiday 2021 tab



  • Local & National U3A Events

    Details for events and visits can be found from the links below.

    Kent Network Events

    SE Region Events

    National Events

    National U3A Day - Postponed from June. This will now be held in 2021

  • Event Reports

    We welcome reports of events to place on the website.  You will find those reports on the Study Group News page
    For  reports  of events from 2019 and earlier years please follow this link to the Archive page and click on the relevant year tab..

  • Executive Committee

    Minutes of all Executive Committee Meetings are published on the website. They can be found by clicking on this link.

    At the special AGM on 23th October 2019, the Executive Committee was confirmed as follows:

    Chairman -  Nick White
    Vice Chairman -   Richard Baxter
    Treasurer -  David Lowe
    Secretary -  
    Chris Dance
    Membership Secretary  - Jill Davies
    Groups Organiser - Elaine Knight-Elston
    Social Chairman - Pam Walshe
    Monthly Meetings - Barbara Coleyshaw
    Hall Manager - Richard Baxter
    Communications -  David Taylor
    Co-Opted Member
    External Affairs
      - Rob White*

    *The above post is to be confirmed at the forthcoming AGM in October 2020.

  • AGM Documents

    Minutes of any  AGM are approved by those in attendance at the following year’s AGM, normally held in June. The minutes of the 2018 AGM (approved at the 2019 AGM) can be accessed here
    The 2019 AGM Minutes will be reviewed at the next AGM. This is normally held in June 2020 but due to the Convid-19 situation this is hoped to be held in October but the 2020 Trustees report is available from the following link.
    2020 Trustees Report

  • Beacon System

    Sevenoaks U3A is using the Beacon database system for administrative purposes. This is progressively being populated and is currently used for Membership, Group records and News distribution. Further enhancements  will be added in due course.

    For more Information see the page on Beacon

    If You have Permission to access the Sevenoaks Beacon system you can use this link

Latest NEWS

 Corona Virus Update - Please click on the Tab below for Information to help Groups maintain activities during this closed period


Local News - Many of our Theatre group members will be aware that the STAG theatre is struggling for survival and they are planning to put on some performances over the next few months. For more details see the flyer.


Sevenoaks U3A is producing a Calendar for 2021

Order by 14th November Latest. For Details click on Picture

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