Jávea U3A
Asociación Social de la
Tercera Edad de Jávea

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The main purpose of the Jávea U3A is to encourage lifelong learning and friendship for those no longer
in full time employment, by providing Educational, Recreational and Leisure Activities for its members.


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Calling Notice   for the next General Meeting
to be held on Wednesday 26th September from 09:30.

Why not join us at the General Meeting

Come to the Parador, meet old friends, make new friends. Have a drink or enjoy the gardens and the stunning views. Find out what is going on in the Jávea U3A. Meet or listen to the Committee members who are working hard to make the Association run as smoothly as possible. The meetings are fun and conclude with a short interesting and often amusing presentation from a special guest. We hope to see you there!

Guest Speaker

Our guest speaker for the October meeting is Chris Duffin. Her talk is entitled:

Jail Tales. Memoirs of a Prison Governor.

In her talk, she recalls some of the many incidents she was involved in.

For more details on this talk as well as the forthcoming schedule see speakers.

Executive Committee Election

We are now accepting nomination process for the new Executive Committee. Any Member is welcome to stand for any of the Executive posts.

See Executive Committee Elections for more details as to how the Nomination and Voting will take place from now on.

Nominations close at the end of the November Meeting, so do not miss the boat!

Membership Desk (Open from 09:30-10:30)

There will be volunteers on hand to deal with the enrolment of new members.

The desk will close promptly at 10:30.

DVD and Book Swap (10:00-10:50)

The DVD and Book Swap tables will both be available in the foyer.

If you have any DVDs or books that you would like to exchange for something different, come along and see what we have.

Cáritas Food Collection

The next collection of food items for the charity Cáritas will be at the Novmeber Parador meeting. 

Booking / Paying for Activities

The General Meeting is your time to book and pay for the activities currently on offer by the Jávea U3A.

Travel (Desk open from 10:00 - 10:50)

During this meeting we are taking bookings and payment for

  • Day trip to Valencia.
  • 5 Day trip to Granada, Córdoba and Ronda.
  • 6 Day trip to Asturia.

See the Travel page for details.

Spanish Culture and Cuisine (Open 09:30-10:50)

If you have booked on any of the following events then the Group Leaders will be at the meeting to collect your payment:

  • Christmas Party.
  • New Year's Eve Hogmanay Party.
  • La Tuna de Xàbia.
  • Manises.
  • Archena, Cehegín & El Valle Regional Park.

See Sp C&C and Hogmanay for details.

Special Events - Barn Dance (Open 09:30-10:50)

Last chance to book and/or pay for your tickets to this year's Barn Dance. Desk in the Main Hall.

Don't miss out, it is always loads of fun.

See Barn Dance for details.

Special Events - End-of-Year Lunch (10:00-10:50)

Mike Frost  will be collecting payment and menu selections. If you cannot attend this meeting, then fill in a menu form and ask a friend to bring the form and your payment to the meeting. Any places not paid for by 11:00 26th October will offered to those on the waiting list. See End-of-Year Lunch.

Christmas Dine and Dance

If you are booked on this event and not yet paid, then Pat and Eric will be available to collect payment.

See Dine and Dance.

For full details about these meetings and how they are organised, go to the General Meetings page.

Not Just Folk Music

The next meeting is on Monday 31st October. Halloween!!!

See NJFM for more details.

Executive Committee Election

We are now accepting nominations for next year's Executive Committee. Any Member is welcome to stand for any of the Executive posts.

See Executive Committee Elections for more details as to how the Nomination and Voting will take place this year and from now on.

The Committee has adopted an Online Election Process. Amongst other things, it allows Members to vote securely via the WebSite from any location.

Why not have a try with the DEMO Voting System now and see how easy it will be to vote.

History Group

The next meeting of the History Group will be on 8th November when Alan Oliver give a talk on:“Portuguese Maritime Explorers, Columbus and Magellan”.See History for more details, including a synopsis of the talk.

Travel - The Asturias Trip

At the October General Meeting, Travel Organiser Charo Brown will be collecting bookings for next year's trip to Asturias. A deposit will be required to secure each and every booking.

Bookings via Email will NOT be accepted at this time.

See Travel for those details currently available.

Dine and Dance - Christmas Event

The menu for this event is now available on the Dine and Dance Web page. If you have booked for this event please send your choices to Pat and Eric.

There are still places available.

See Dine and dance for more details.

Backgammon Group

Unfortunately, Backgammon Group has had to close. The size of the group has been dwindling for some time but has now reached a point where the group is no longer viable.

Many thanks to the Group Leader Susan Vickers who has run this group for many years.

Hogmanay Party

Angela and Tony  are holding a Hogmanay Party for New Year's Eve.

Full details are available on Hogmanay including the menu, the entertainment and booking instructions. There are still places available.

The Costa Blanca Astronomical Society

There is a presentation by Dr Katherine Joy on Sat 22nd Oct in Dénia on the
Exploration of the Moon.

See Cultural Arts for more details.

Jávea U3A Barn Dance

This year's Barn Dance will be on 28th October at Venta de Posa.

See Barn Dance for more information including the menu and details of the location.

Book now to avoid disappointment. It is always a great event and loads of fun. Don't miss out.

Transport to / from Venta de Posa

There are plans to provide a coach to take Barn Dancers between Jávea Port and Venta de Posa with a stop(s) on the CV735 Jávea-Jesús Pobre road. If you are interested in booking a place on the coach, please contact Barbara Gorrod on travel.bg@u3ajavea.org.

A day in Cullera - Twice

Some photos from two day trips to Cullera. Not many people's first choice for a good day out but we would be wrong.

See the Cullera 1 and Cullera 2 for the proof.

Mexican Train

The group will now meet at 15:15 for a 15:30 start and finish at 17:30.

See Mexican Train for more details.

Jávea U3A Care and Share Network

The Care & Share Network is not a group as it includes every Jávea U3A member.

Click on Care & Share now to discover why.

Wine Appreciation

The next meeting is on 19th October. when Angela and Tony  will be giving the presentation.

See WAGS for more details.

NEW GROUP - Sit And Be Fit

Sit and Be Fit is a new gentle exercise group, all done sitting down, and following a DVD called "Move it or Lose it".

It starts on Friday 28th October.

See Sit And Be Fit for more details.

Quiz Night

The next Quiz Night is on Thurs 11th November when Hilary and David Grove will be setting the questions.

See Quiz Night for details of the menu and how to book.

End of Year Lunch

The menu for the End of Year Lunch at La Masena is now available on the Special Events page.

See End of Year Lunch for more details.


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