Wednesday Interest Groups

Groups meet from February to early December during the year, usually during the day.

Book Discussion 3 2nd Wednesday of month 10.00 am -12.00 Members’ home 027 663 4499
Computer Technology 1st Wednesday of month 10.00 am – 11.30 am Members' home 027 348 6704
History Group



2nd Wednesday of month


1.30 pm – 3.00       pm


By arrangement 825 9888


Mah Jong



2nd & 4th Wednesday of month 1.00 pm



Matt Black Café

St Andrews Gold Club

021 371314.
Natural Environment of Hamilton 4th Wednesday of month 10.00 am – noon Various venues 856 0076
Hamilton U3A general meeting 3rd Wednesday of month 9.45 am – 11.30 am Chartwell Church Hall 027 233 9218


  Convenor, telephone, venue, time, date: cost.  
Book Discussion 3

We meet monthly to discuss

selected books based on a theme

such as books by NZ or Irish

authors. Typically, we change

the theme on a yearly basis.

Beverley Bell 027 663 4499

A member’s home.

10.00- 12.00

2nd Wednesday








No vacancy
Computer technology

This group will offer assistance to U3A members with a range of instruction, training and practical support as requested and whenever practical. On-line or email meetings will take place at irregular periods to suit group members' needs, concerns and interests. They may be instigated by any member.

Carol Carr 027 348 6704

A members' home
10.00 am - 11.30 am
1st Wednesday of the month

Group size - 8
Open at present.
History Group
We examine topics from any era suggested by members. The topics and presenters are decided in advance so that members may do some background reading if they desire. Listeners as well as contributors are always welcome.
Paul Etheredge
825 9888
By arrangement
1.30 pm – 3.00 pm
2nd Wednesday of the month
Group size – no limit
Mah Jong Group
Members of this group have a range of experience in playing Mah Jong. Those who are proficient will teach those who are new to the game.
Lesley Dunn 021371314.

Matt Black Café, St Andrews Gold Club
1.00 pm
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month

Group size – 12
2 Vacancies.
Natural Environment of Hamilton Group
This group explores venues around Hamilton including gullies, reserves, special gardens and spaces. Some walking is required, often gumboots. When the group has a specialist guide, each member contributes $5.00 toward a koha.
Gloria Edwards
856 0076
Various locations
10.00 am
4th Wednesday of the month
$5 (for a koha on occasion)
Group size 20