Interest Groups

All of these activities are open to fully paid up members of the U3A Pyrénées-Orientales. Guests are welcome to sit-in on one session, but please remember that some groups have waiting lists. A temporary membership fee of €2 per guest is charged per session.

Please note that regular attendance is required for the Book lovers and language groups.  If you are likely to be absent for more than six weeks at a time please indicate this on your form and we will do our best to accommodate you for the times you are here.

The U3A (PO) has third party Insurance cover, but please ensure that you have appropriate personal insurance cover for any of the activities in which you wish to participate. All activities are undertaken at your own risk.

Where possible try to economise by car sharing. Please also remember to pay your host 50 centimes for tea/coffee.

The table below shows a timetable of all the regular activities. For more detail about a particular group please highlight and click the group from the left hand column. ‘Logged in’ members can also check out all the information posted for the group by selecting the relevant ‘Category’ on the right of the page. If the category you are looking for is not in the list then no information has yet been posted for that category. Also remember to check the ‘Events’ page for any future special events.

HeadingOccurenceDay of the weekTime
HeadingOccurenceDay of the weekTime
Art Appreciation & History SecondTuesday14:30
Bird Watching ThirdWednesday10:30
Book Lovers variousvarious
Bridge Groups
Bridge Club 1FortnightlyTuesdayEvenings
Bridge Club 2FortnightlyTuesday Evenings
Cookery (A'mateur Chefs)MonthlySecond Monday19:00
Computer Group FirstFriday10:00
Cribbage for Fun FirstThursday19:30
Cycling for Softies FortnightlySaturday 10:00
Fine Dining as advertised
French Conversation Various Times
Golf WeeklyWednesday09:30 Summer 10:00 Winter
Golf Academy WeeklyMostly Thursday but occasionally on a Wednesday at Gualta09:30
Introduction to CalligraphyFortnightlyEvery alternate Thursday14:00 - 16:30
Local History and Culture Saturday or Sundayas advertised
Music Appreciation ThirdMonday14:30
Monthly Menuas advertisedas advertisedas advertised
Motorcycle -Roadrunners 66 GroupMonthlySecond Wednesdaytba
Painting and Sketching FortnightlyThursday14:00
PetanqueWeeklyTuesday 10:00
Pilates Twice WeeklyMonday and Thursday10:45 to 11:45 10:00 to 11:30
Quiz 4 weeklyThursday18:45 for 19:00
Spanish Language Various times
Singing for Fun FortnightlyMonday16:30
Stitch'n'Craft FirstWednesday14:30
Table Tennis WeeklyWednesday16:00
10 Pin Bowling usually last Sunday14:45
Walking Groups
Inclined to walkBi-weeklyFriday14:30
Walking for SoftiesWeeklyFriday14:30 (winter) 09:30 (summer)
As advertised on websiteas advertised on websiteas advertised on website
Wine AppreciationLastWednesdayVarious
Writing GroupFirstMonday10:30
Yogaon holdon holdon hold
ZumbaWeeklyTuesday 09:30

Should you wish to join a group, and are already a member, please contact the Committee Groups Coordinator membersu3apo@gmail.com