Interest groups are at the core of Islington U3A and reflect the knowledge, skills and expertise of members. See the range we cover below. Many groups are based on equal participation, while others (for example the language groups) have an expert leader. A majority of groups meet in members’ homes, providing a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. All groups are informal — inspired and enthused by their members.


Longer Walk Lunch

Bridge Dealing

Current Groups
Click on any group below to learn more about the group and how it works and to contact the group coordinator. You can see which groups are full by looking at Beacon.

Art in London
Artists Work
Boat Group
Book Group 1
Book Group 2
Book Group 3
Book Group 4
Book Group 5
Book Group 6
Book Group — French 1
Book Group — French 2
Book Group — Science Fiction
Book Group — Short Stories
Chamber Music
Concert Visits
Cryptic Crosswords
Current Affairs 1 & 2 : temporarily suspended
Discovering Islington and Nearby on Foot
Exploring London
Film — Classic
Film — Current
French Advanced Conversation 1
French Advanced Conversation 2
French Intermediate
German Conversation
History - in a Global Context
History - local
International Affairs
iPad Users
Italian Conversation
Music Circle
Opera Visits
Painting and Drawing 1
Painting and Drawing 2
Presenting Poetry
Science Interests and Issues
Spanish Conversation 1
Spanish Conversation 2
Table Tennis
Theatre — Fringe
Theatre Visits
Walks — Longer
Walks — Shorter

To see the monthly timetable of group meetings click Timetable

To see further information on Groups available to iU3A members click Beacon.

New Groups
We are always interested in considered proposals for new groups, and often have proposals under consideration or in development. 

To propose a new group, find out about groups in development and to let us know of your interest (which helps us gauge demand) click New Groups


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