U3A could be just the thing!
Meet new people - Make new friends
Have fun while learning new skills
U3A is world wide movement bringing
THIRD AGERS together
There are currently 93 U3A in NZ
U3A Directory >
If you cant find a U3A near you, we can help to:-
Start a U3A >
There are two main city Network group websites. Auckland > Canterbury > Featured U3A Group >
What is U3A? While U3A stands for University of the Third age. We are not in modern sense a University.
- No qualifications - No exams
What is U3A >
U3A History >
U3A Concept >
NZ cities have a bigger talent pool of speakers available for monthly meetings. In smaller centres U3A may have outings to local businesses and organised events.
The Auckland & the Canterbury Networks each old major events most years. Perfect for sharing ideas & assisting in starting new U3A.
Follow up meetings more info >
Each U3A will have its own selection of Study or Interest Groups depending of members interests. Explore the range of subjects / activities where one would like to participate. Ideas also can come from Newsletters which have been uploaded to:- Local U3A > UKULELE, INSTRUMENT and Vocal Groups >