Brush up your rusty French from home and possibly finally make that yearned-for dream holiday to France better able to savour the delights of the country. The French conversation group enjoys learning and practicing everyday French conversation in a relaxed class. The emphasis is on the simplicity of making yourself understood and feeling confident in … Continue reading French Conversation: Allo! Allo!
Our Arts and Crafts group recently worked in partnership with Blooming Marvellous to decorate the planters in Duns Square for the Festive Season. (Click on headline above for photographs.)
Our Arts and Crafts group recently worked in partnership with Blooming Marvellous to decorate the planters in Duns Square for the Festive Season.
Welcome to Duns and District U3A website. In these uncertain times we appreciate how important it is for all of us to keep in contact and to maintain our interests to protect our physical and mental well-being. We are so fortunate to have enthusiastic and dedicated committee members and group leaders who have worked hard … Continue reading A Message from Anne McNeill, our Chair
During these difficult times it is very important that we keep in touch with one another in order to identify those who need a little help and to let them know they are not alone. We will all miss the various groups we were attending and the social aspect of being a member of Duns and … Continue reading A message to our members
We had hoped that the open meeting tomorrow (Tuesday 17th March) at the Volunteer Hall, Duns would be able to go ahead as planned, but following the Government's new advice of 'No public meetings or gatherings', we regret that it is now cancelled. We apologise for this cancellation being at such short notice. It is … Continue reading March open meeting now cancelled
Two events are planned for Sunday 26th April 2020 to mark the 700th anniversary of the Declaration of Arbroath. Poet Jackie Kay and philosopher Julian Baggini will take part in talks and discussions at the Volunteer Hall 10.30 - 16.30, and will be 'in conversation' over dinner at Duns Castle in the evening. Please see … Continue reading Thinking Without Borders invites you to meet Scots Makar Jackie Kay in Duns
Duns & District U3A has a wide choice of interest groups and activities for members to enjoy, but we also like to help promote other local groups that may be of interest to our members and the wider community. So we're delighted to spread the word that the Duns Archery Club has started to meet … Continue reading Another activity to try in Duns: Archery
Duns and District U3A is always open to new ideas for groups to run for our members, and we've already had suggestions for four that will start in September if there is sufficient interest. Take a look over on our Groups page to find out what these new groups will be - they're very different! … Continue reading We’re thinking ahead!
Do you want to work off the excesses of Christmas? If so, come along to the Volunteer Hall on Wednesday 15 January, 10 to 11am, when A Heart for Duns is hosting a free taster session of Walking Netball.