Details of all of our Interest Groups are given below.

Additionally any member of Retford U3A is welcome to join in with Worksop U3A Cinema Group. For current details of this group visit Worksop U3A web site. (Opens in a new window/tab)

For FULL details of any group please click on the name of the group in the list below to visit its web page.

 Activity ( )Meeting Times ( )Venue ( )Group Leader ( )
BridgeMonday Fortnightly 2-5pm Actual dates in NewsletterHallcroft Community CentreSylvia Milner
01777 708917
Walking ModerateFirst Monday @ 10am Venue and distance announced in NewsletterImelda Durkan & Joan Jones
01302 746941 & 01777 703484
Wine AppreciationFirst Friday @ 2pm unless otherwise stated Venue announced in NewsletterPauline Crawshaw
01777 704511
Local HistorySecond Tuesday 10-11.30am. Westhill Centre, OrdsallIngrid Hudson
01777 707766
Spanish BeginnersFortnightly Tuesday 2-4, Wednesday 10-1223 Strathmoor Drive, Carlton-in-Lindrick, S81 9DAMaurice Stocks
01909 730910
Scrabble3rd Friday @ 1.45-3.45pm24 Station Road, Sutton cum Lound, DN22 8QA.Margaret Montgomery
01777 708720
CroquetMonday & Friday at 1:00 - dates as programme24 Station Road,Sutton cum Lound, Retford DN22 8QAJohn Montgomery
01777 708720
Book Club1st Tuesday @ 7pm27 Woodbeck Rise RetfordSteph Kirk
01777 711095
Chess3rd Monday @ 2pm54 Grove Coach RoadDavid Taylor
01777 706799
Jazz AppreciationFirst Tuesday @ 2-4pm7 Charter Court, North Road, RetfordPaul Kashdan
01777 719998
French Conversation4th Monday @ 2:008 Babworth CrescentLesley Sumner
01777 709835
PaintingWednesday before the General Meeting @ 2-4.30pm8 Babworth Crescent RetfordLesley Sumner
01777 709835
Cycling2nd Wednesday & 4th Friday of month @ 9:30Cafe Roubaix, BridgegateVernon Davis
01777 711345
Move to MusicWednesday 10.00 - 11.00 am weeklyChapelgate Hall Methodist Church Grove Street RetfordDoreen Brothwell
07773 587075
Seated ExerciseWednesday 2.00 - 3.00 pm weeklyChapelgate Hall Methodist Church Grove Street RetfordDoreen Brothwell
07773 587075
Table TennisEvery Wednesday @ 2-4pmClarborough Village HallHeather Short
01777 704250
Sunday Lunch ClubDate tbd in Newsletter @ 12.45pmDate & Venue announced each month in Newsletter Ruth Dickinson
01777 700903
Architecture4th Monday @ 10.30amGarden Room, Trinity Hospital, Hospital Road, Retford. Details of Summer outings/visits in NewsletterThelma Britz
01777 948676
IT ComputersEvery Tuesday @ 4-6pm (school term time only) Due to Tutor having an operation there will be no I.T. group sessions until 20th February 2018. Grove Street Methodist ChurchPat Trotter
07973 956591
Canasta2nd & 4th Tuesdays @ 9:30 - 12:30Hallcroft Community CentreEdwin Barber
01709 812381
CosmologyFirst Thursday of every month at 10:00 a.m.Hallcroft Community CentreMartin Finch
01777 708013
Fun With Flowers2nd Thursday of the month 1-3pmHallcroft Community CentreSally Barker
07790 985116
Geology & Landscape History3rd Wednesday of the month at 2:30Hallcroft Community CentreVernon Davis
01777 711345
ItalianWednesdays fortnightly 9:30-11:30Hallcroft Community CentreGeoff Evans
01777 948194
Patchwork and Quilting1st & 3rd Wednesdays from 9.30-12.30Hallcroft Community CentreDawn Madine
01777 949712
Singing2nd & 4th Friday of the month @ 10.30am-12:30pmHallcroft Community CentrePat Barnett
01777 704154
Military History2nd Thursday of each month, 10.00-12.00Hallcroft Community Centre, Randall WayRoy Evans
01777 702097
PoetryFirst Thursday @ 2-4pm (Nov-Feb 1:30-3:30)Hallcroft Community Centre, Randall WayPamela Mann
01777 700307
Recorder1st & 3rd Tuesdays @ 09.30am Actual dates in NewslettersHallcroft Community Centre. Other venues in NewsletterTessa Hart
01777 817148
Creative WritingThird Thursday of the month at 10amIdle Valley Nature Reserve visitor centreMartin Finch
01777 708013
Philosophy1st Friday of the month, 10:00-12:00Idle Valley Visitor CentreNick Pal
01777 817241
French Intermediate1st, 2nd & 3rd Mondays of the month @ 1:30Idle Valley Visitor Centre snack barCoralie Brown
07969 533765
Classical MusicFirst Wednesday @ 10amLeyconii, High Street, East Markham, NG22 0REMarie Thompson
01777 871567
Photography3rd Thursday (Other meeting times tbd in Newsletter)Leyconii, High Street, East Markham, NG22 0REMarie Thompson
01777 871567
Calligraphy2nd Wednesday of month @ 2-4pmMatron's Cottage, Trinity Hospital, Hospital Road, Retford DN22 7BDHelen Lems
01777 701747
SpanishFortnightly Wednesdays @ 9.30amMembers' homesVera Ballinger
01777 228636
Buddiesno fixed timesno fixed meeting placeDoreen Brothwell
07773 587075
Carpet BowlsEvery Friday @ 2-4pm October to AprilRetford Bowling Green, Hallcroft RoadTony Revill
01777 708480
Family History3rd and 4th Monday afternoons of each monthRowans, Church Lane, ClarboroughRoy & Kate Evans
01777 702097
Craft2nd & 4th Thursday @ 09.30amThe Grove Street Methodist Church HallAnn Marsh
01777 702634
Gardening3rd Thursday @ 2-4pm (Oct - Mar only)The Well Retford (Winter Meetings only Oct-Mar). Details of Summer outings/visits in NewsletterIrene Lewis
01777 707109
Thursday Lunch Club2nd Thursday of month, 12:30 for 1:00VariesNorma Taylor
01777 862576
Orienteering3rd Friday of the month at 10:30 amVaries - members will be notified beforehandVernon & Geraldine Davis
01777 711345
Walking StridersThird Monday of the month @ 10amVenue and distance announced in NewsletterTom Bell
01777 710969
Walking Strollers3rd Tuesday @ 10.30am dates announced in NewsletterVenue and distance published in NewsletterElaine Hauser
01777 705274
Coffee MorningsFirst Wednesday of month @ 10:30West Retford HotelPat Trotter
07973 956591