Charnwood u3a is a registered charity, affiliated to the Third Age Trust (the national representative body for local u3a groups). The u3a movement is a learning co-operative, enabling members to share many educational,
creative and leisure activities. It is non-religious and non-political and has three main principles.
Charnwood u3a was founded in 1997. The original membership of 145 has grown steadily to the current total of about 1,000.
We welcome everyone, regardless of social standing, educational background, ethnicity, religion or sexual orientation.