Lostwithiel U3A hold regular open meetings every two months. The meetings are held in the Church Rooms, Church Lane, Lostwithiel starting at 2pm. The meetings are divided into three parts::

  1. Guest Speaker
  2. Break for Refreshments and a Chat
  3. Lostwithiel U3A Business Matters.

The meetings give members the chance to chat to other people outside their interest groups, learn about current activities, and find out about any new groups being formed. General Meetings are ideal for new members to discover what is happening in Lostwithiel U3A.

Our next Open Meeting will take place on Monday September 4th 2017 at 2 pm in the Church Rooms Lostwithiel.


The speaker will be Ann Reynolds talking about the historical aspects of trees in Cornwall.

Topics covered will include:-

  • Past land cover
  • Introductions
  • Trees as indicators of past land use
  • Trees on historic maps
  • Place names
  • Trees in literature and art
  • Myth and folklore

After a break for refreshments there will be a discussion covering topics of interest to Lostwithiel U3A members.

Our general meetings in 2017 will be on the first Monday of the month in March, July, September and November. Our meeting in May meeting will be held on be held on 15th May, due to clashing with a Bank Holiday. Remaining Speakers booked to date are as following:-

6 November - Brian Freeland "Around the World in 80 Plays"

Brian Freeland started in the theatre in 1959 and has worked with many of the theatre and opera companies in the UK.

Information about speakers already booked for 2018, in a printable format for passing to members without internet access, now available via this link.


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