Reading U3A is a learning co-operative of older people, which enables members to share many educational, creative and leisure activities. Activities are organised mainly in small groups that meet regularly, sometimes in each other's homes. It is a member of The Third Age Trust. It pursues a wide range of topics; some academic, some practical and others recreational.


          • All day-time meetings 
          • Various venues across Reading 
          • A wide variety of interests catered for 
          • Theatre visits & other outings



Upcoming events

No Open Meeting - Bank Holiday

Monday 27 May 2019

Abbey Baptist Church will not be open for U3A Meetings Bank Holiday

New Members' Welcome Meeting

Monday 03 June 2019

If you have joined U3A in the last few months or are thinking of joining, this meeting is for you! Come along and meet other new members and learn more about U3A locally, nationally and...

Open Meeting - Alan Grace - ‘The Origin of ENSA (Every Night Something Awful)’.

Monday 24 June 2019

Alan Grace will give a talk entitled ‘The Origin of ENSA (Every Night Something Awful)’. This talk replaces the one Alan should have given last year, which had to be cancelled because...


Monday 22 July 2019

Due to holiday commitments the new members meeting has been cancelled.

Open Meeting - Hugh Granger - ‘Barnes Wallis’s Amazing Career’.

Monday 22 July 2019

Hugh Granger will talk about ‘Barnes Wallis’s Amazing Career’.
The fascinating story of the designer of the R100 airship and the Wellington bomber, as well as Grand Slam and...