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Art and Architecture

  • Architecture - Modern/20th Century
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30-12:30
    2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Architecture and Buildings
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    4th Thursday of the month
  • Art Appreciation
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday mornings 10:00
    Coffee/tea from 10:00, talk starts at 10:30. We meet between late September and Easter.
  • Art Appreciation - Stoke Gifford
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Saturday afternoons 2:00
    February-April and September-November
  • Art History
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday mornings
    between October and March, alternating with the Art Appreciation group.
  • Art on Show
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:30
    3rd Thursday, meeting in the gallery's main entrance
  • Looking at Art
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday mornings 10:30-12:00
    10:00 for coffee before the talk
  • Painting and Drawing in East Bristol
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00
    Third Monday (not August)
  • Watercolour for Pleasure
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Monday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    2nd and 4th Mondays of the month during term time

Cinema and Theatre

  • Cinema - World Cinema
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons 2:00-4:15
    2nd Wednesday of the month during term time
  • Film@Watershed
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Wednesday afternoons
    at the chosen screen showing time
  • Theatre Group 1
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Saturday mornings 10:15-12:00
    3rd Saturday of the month
  • Theatre Group 2
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Saturday mornings 10:15-12:00
    4th Saturday of the month

Crafts

  • All Stitched Up
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30-12:30
    4th Wednesday of the month
  • Bobbin Lacemaking
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Monday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    1st and 3rd Monday of the month
  • Calligraphy
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00-4:00
  • Eastside Crafters
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:30-12:30
    3rd Thursday of the month
  • Knit and Natter
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday mornings 10:30
    4th Tuesday of the month
  • Knitting and Crochet
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Origami
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30-12:30
    1st Wednesday of the month
  • Photography Group
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    3rd Monday of the month
  • Textiles South of the River
    Status: Wait list only
    Fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons 2:00
    2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month
  • Textiles, Crafts, Needlework
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    1st Tuesday of the month

Discussion

Fitness and Sport

  • Biodanza for Wellbeing
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday mornings 10:45-12:45
  • Bus Pass Walking Group
    Status: Active
    There is no fixed day - this will vary depending on who is organising the walk
  • Cycling Group
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Mondays 11:00-2:00
    We meet on dry Mondays
  • Indoor Bowls - an introduction
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Monday mornings 10:00-12:00
    Each course lasts for six weeks
  • Motorcycling Group
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Monday all day
    We do not ride on rainy days
  • Qi Gong
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Monday mornings 10:30-11:30
    During term times
  • Racketball
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Friday mornings 10:00
  • Sociable Cycling
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursdays
    1st and 2nd Thursdays of the month
  • Table Tennis
    Status: Wait list only
    Weekly on Monday afternoons 12:00
    Subject to availability
  • Tai Chi Shibashi
    Status: Wait list only
    Weekly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00
    Except during the school Summer holidays
  • Tai ChiGong and Social Coffee
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Tuesday mornings 10:30-12:00
  • Tai Chigong for All
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Monday mornings 10:30-12:00
    Except Bank Holidays
  • Tap Dancing for Beginners
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Tuesday mornings 10:30-11:30
  • Tap Dancing for Improvers
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Tuesday mornings 11:30-12:30
  • Walking Group
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday mornings
    Alternates with Walking South group. Normally 10:00 for a 10:15 start
  • Walking South
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday mornings
    Alternates with other u3a walking group
  • Yoga
    Status: Full
    Weekly on Thursday mornings 10:30
    Term time only. The class lasts approximately 75 minutes

Food and Drink

  • Curry Group
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday afternoons 12:30
    3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Pub and Ale House Social
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursday afternoons 12:00-2:00
    2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month
  • What's Cooking?
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:30-12:00
    3rd Thursday of the month

Games

  • Bridge
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00-4:00
  • Bridge Club
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Thursday mornings 10:00-12:00
  • Chess
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00-1:00
    3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Mahjong, Harbourside
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday afternoons 2:30
    1st and 3rd Fridays of the month
  • Mahjong, Longwell Green
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Monday afternoons
    2nd and 4th Mondays of the month
  • Mahjong, Westbury Fields
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday afternoons 2:00-5:00
    1st Friday of the month
  • Quizzing at Home
    Status: Active
    Weekly
  • Scrabble at The Black Swan
    Status: Active
    Weekly on Friday afternoons 2:00-4:00
  • Scrabble at the Harbourside
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly mornings 10:15-12:00
    4th Tuesday and 2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Scrabble in Warmley
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    1st Monday of the month
  • Snooker
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons 2:00-3:00
    From October to April
  • Solo Whist
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday mornings 10:30

Gardens and Gardening

History and Social History

  • Discovering Churches
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesdays 11:00-12:30
    4th Tuesday of the month. This may change if the chosen church is not available then, but as far as possible the visit will be on another day in that same week
  • Discovering Villages 1
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30
    1st Wednesday of the month
  • Discovering Villages 2
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:00
    3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Discovering Villages 3
    Status: Full
    Monthly on Tuesday mornings 10:30
    4th Tuesday of the month
  • Exploring Bristol
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30
    1st Wednesday of the month
  • Family History, North Bristol
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:30-4:30
    2nd Monday of the month
  • Genealogy South Group
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    2nd Tuesday of the month

Languages

Literature

Music

  • Bristol u3a Band
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Tuesday mornings 10:00-12:00
  • Choral Singing
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings
    2nd Wednesday of the month. We meet from March to October with a Christmas get-together
  • Daytime Disco
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    3rd Thursday of the month
  • Jazz Appreciation 1
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month
  • Jazz Group 2
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:15-12:30
    1st Thursday of the month
  • Music- Blues and its Branches
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    3rd Thursday of the month
  • Opera and Ballet for Fun
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Thursday afternoons 2:00-4:00
  • Recorder Group 1
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday mornings 10:00-12:00
  • Recorder Group 2
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons 1:00-3:00
  • Rock and Roll
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Monday afternoons 2:00-4:00
    1st Monday of the month (unless that is a Bank Holiday when it will be held on the second Monday)
  • Singing for Pleasure
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Friday afternoons 2:30-4:00
    1st Friday of the month
  • Ukelele for Fun
    Status: Active
    Fortnightly on Friday afternoons 2:00-3:30
    2nd and 4th Fridays of the month (except August)

Natural History

  • Birds On The Wing
    Status: Wait list only
    One group meets on Tuesdays and the other on Wednesdays, usually from around 9:00 to 3:00
  • Geology
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursdays
    3rd Thursday of the month, meeting at 10:00 for a half or full day trip
  • Tree Huggers Unlimited
    Status: Wait list only
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings
    3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Wild Flowers & Butterflies
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Wednesday mornings 10:30-12:30
    3rd Wednesday of the month, April to September

Science and Technology

  • Artificial Intelligence
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Thursday mornings 10:30-12:00
    3rd Thursday of the month
  • Computing and Technology
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesday mornings 9:45-11:15
    4th Tuesday of the month, followed by Science & Engineering Group at 11:30
  • Historic Engineering
    Status: Active
    Monthly
    Day and time vary but usually in the last week of the month
  • Science and Engineering
    Status: Active
    Monthly on Tuesdays 11:30-1:15
    4th Tuesday of the month, following on from the Computing and Technology group

Social

Writing

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