Welcome to the Matlock Area U3A

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The Matlock Mole

Looking forward to days out


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 see the slideshow and find out how you can join in. Or try Liz’s “Source these Stones” photo quiz

How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Suess
…So he paused. And the Grinch put his hand to his ear.
And he did hear a sound rising over the snow.
It started in low. Then it started to grow.
But the sound wasn’t sad! Why, this sound sounded



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

Bored and desperate to get out?
Why not try one of our Walks for Lockdown?  There are now 15 local routes available
There’s one to suit all abilities but remember to follow National exercise guidelines.

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.

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 .

Our Midwinter newsletter has been published – follow the link to view a copy