Welcome to Llandrindod U3A!

Our full meetings take place on the 2nd Monday of each month at the Hotel Metropole, Llandrindod Wells.

We meet for coffee at 10:00am followed by a talk given by a guest speaker on a subject of general interest. Prospective members are offered ONE free visit to any of our general meetings. Come along - you will be sure of a warm welcome!

 

Next Lecture meeting: Monday September 12th

Palaeontology

What makes this area globally unique for fossils?

Joe Botting

Although it is unknown even to most locals, Llandrindod sits on the edge of one of the most extraordinary areas for fossils in the world. The area is world-famous for trilobites, but in recent years we have been discovering that this is the tip of the iceberg.

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Take up a new interest!

U3A Members benefit from being able to join any of the growing number of Interest Groups which cover a wide variety of subjects. Some members join the U3A just to be able to participate in our friendly Interest Groups led by knowledgeable and enthusiastic leaders.

Recent Interest Group Updates

Garden Visiting Group

In August the group visited the gardens at Fraithwen, Tregynon (just north of Newtown). You can see photos of their visit.

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Art Group

On July 5th the Art spent the morning at Llandrindod Lake. Photos and some examples of their work are on the Art group's page.

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Virtual Travel Group Programme

The Virtual Travel group has announced its programme of virtual visits for the coming months including trips to Nepal, Norway and Switzerland.

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Church Visiting Group

For its May outing, the Group visited Old Radnor Church. Among the many interesting features are these medieval tiles.

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Mandala Art Workshop

The Art Group recently held a Mandala Art Workshop. Anyone can have a go at making these satisfying patterns.

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Guest Speaker Kevin Russell on Internet Radio

You can listen to Kevin's show on Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. The Phoenix website gives details of the show and how to listen.

 

About Llandrindod Wells ...

Llandrindod Wells and the surrounding area is an interesting place. If you would like to find out more about it, start with these photos of Llandrindod in our Gallery. For lots more information about the town and the local area, you can use our information page on Llandrindod Wells