Architecture Group at Blackburn Bus Station

What is U3A?

It is a unique and exciting self-help educational organisation for people no longer in full-time employment.

What does it offer?

  • The opportunity to pursue learning for sheer enjoyment and for its own sake. No prior knowledge required!
  • Shared learning experiences in a wide range of Interest Groups.
  • New friendships.

Monthly Talks at St Mary’s Centre

2.30 pm on the second Tuesday of each month.

Guest speakers are invited and cover a wide range of topics. Talks last for about an hour and are followed by refreshments.

Interest Groups

There are 30 Groups covering a wide range of interests which take place at venues across the Ribble Valley.

Further Information

There is a Monthly Newsletter with details of all events and this can be found along with much more information on our website:

Do come along!

Fun and Friendship through Learning!