Welcome to the Matlock Area U3A

To find more information about the MAU3A and the local area as a new visitor or what’s happening if you are an existing member you can either choose from the full set of dropdown menu items above or select any of the shortcut buttons below.

The Matlock Mole

 Uncovering group activities

The Good Old Days see what some of our History Groups have been looking at.

History Group 3  19th century Movers and Shakers.

Edward Jenner  father of immunology.

Local History Shops in Matlock talks.

Do you recognise this shop?

History Group 5 St Elphins local studies.

Departing for Matlock!

 History Group 1 The Victorian Era.

The Crystal Palace


Highlighting interesting features

Happy Snapper – Why not try our “Six of a Sort” photo challenge?  Just send us six pictures on any theme of your choice.  Follow the link to find out how you can join in. Or try Liz’s “Source these Stones” photo quiz.

See what Hall Leys Park was like in April 2020.


Don’t forget to Zoom  into the next Coffee Morning on Monday 1st March at 10.30am.  Invitations will be sent prior to the date.  Check out the dates for 2021.

New National Coronavirus Restrictions

The country is now in lockdown
BUT …….. there is still the u3a! Matlock Area U3A is very much active with a large number of groups ‘open for business’ either virtually or by email.  More lockdown ideas from U3As across the country  (View the video)

Keeping in touch 

 Looking for a new activity or something to keep you occupied during lockdown then check out  the National U3A Winter Learning Programme .