Membership of Islington U3A is open to people living in or around Islington who want to keep their minds sharp and get out and about learning new things, sparking new interests and meeting new people. Getting involved in Islington U3A will enable people to expand their horizons, share skills and knowledge and help others to learn.
There are about 30 groups to join from Architecture, Art, Books and Crafts to Scrabble, Theatre and Walks. And there is also a monthly members talk with plenty of time to meet other iU3A members.
Our next monthly meeting is at 10.30am on Thursday 27 March at The Resource Centre, 356 Holloway Road N7 6PA - next to Waitrose. Doors open at 9.45 am.
What sort of Europe does Germany want and what does it mean for the UK?
At our February meeting, local GP Dr Gillian Greenhough, Chair of the lslington Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), talked about the major health challenges in Islington and the novel approaches this new organisation is introducing to give all children the best start in life, improve mental health and wellbeing, and enhance the quality of life for people in the borough with chronic conditions such as diabetes.
She explained how Islington compares with other boroughs;
and how the CCG works with local providers including University
College Hospital and the Whittington as well
as the borough, patients and the public.