Open groups

New members can join all the following groups, subject to any requirements that the group might have. Click the 'More' button on the right to find out more about any group. If you don't see what you are looking for, please take a look at the full list and see if there's a group you are interested in there.

Find out more about joining groups here.

GroupBrief description
AmblingShort, undemanding walks with an optional meal to finish. Second Thursday of each month.More
CanastaWe meet to play Canasta in the Age Concern Hall in Webb Lane at 2pm on alternate Saturdays starting from the 15January.More
Card making & paper craft 2At each session we learn new techniques and ways to develop card making skills. 2pm on the second Wednesday of each month.More
Card making & paper craft 3At each session we learn new techniques and ways to develop card making skills. 2.30pm on the Tuesday before the second Wednesday of each month.More
Card making & paper craft 4At each session we learn new techniques and ways to develop card making skills. 9.15am on the Tuesday before the second Wednesday of each month.More
CollectorsAn interest group for all active collectors or members holding a historic collection of any sort. We have a particular interest in items relating to Hayling Island but any theme is welcome. Meeting 4th Thursdays except December, June, July & AugustMore
CyclingThe cycling group arranges monthly rides of two to three hours' duration. 10.00am on the first Tuesday of each month.More
Digital photographyWe take photographs of mutually agreed subjects and present them at monthly meetings at 10am on the last Wednesday of each month.More
Dining 2We meet occasionally to enjoy a meal and good companyMore
Family history 1A group interested in the wider subject of Family History rather than just 'family trees'. We meet monthly - on the first Monday of each month, 2-4pm at The Barley Mow.More
History 2We each take it in turn to chose a historical subject, research it and prepare a talk on it. Second Friday of each month.More
Lawn BowlsMeets Thursday mornings at the Hayling Island Community Centre at 10 am. 30 mins coaching is provided followed by refreshments and open bowling. The Hayling Bowls club provide equipment if you do not have your own. Once flood lights are installed at the club, we will also have the opportunity to bowl on a Monday evening.More
MeditationThe group meets by arrangement with group members, and currently meets on 1st Wednesday (12.30pm - 2.30pm) and 2nd Monday (1pm - 3pm) of the month in Hayling RBL. We practise meditation for about an hour and have a cup of tea/coffee during the half hour following our meditation. Cost is currently £2.50 per session.More
Monthly meetingsWe arrange presentations on a variety of topics at 2pm on the third Thursday of every month. It's a good opportunity to find out what's happening and to book one of our visits.More
Music for funA very casual relaxed group who meet to make music on the fourth Wednesday of each month.More
Painting & drawing 1We are a group of mixed ability and, although we work to a different project each month, there is no compulsion to follow the set the pattern. 2pm on the third Tuesday of each month.More
Painting & drawing 2We develop our skills through sharing our knowledge and ideas, no one is an expert and all levels of ability are welcome. Fourth Friday of the month, 10 to noon.More
Petanque 2Petanque group 2 plays at Seacourt on Saturday mornings at 10.30More
PickleballPickleball is a fun sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. It is played both indoors or outdoors on a badminton-sized court and a slightly modified tennis net.More
Play reading 1We meet at the Station Theatre to read plays on the first Thursday of the month at 2pm.More
Play reading 2We meet at the Station Theatre to read plays on the Friday after the first Thursday of the month at 10am.More
Reading 2We meet on the first Tuesday of every month at 10.30 am to discuss the book we have been reading.More
RummikubWe meet to play Rummikub on the 4th Friday of each month 10-12 at The Barley MowMore
Science and technologyWe promote an interest into the very broad field of Science and Technology through an open meeting on the 4th Wednesday of each month.More
UckersWe are preparing for heats and, possibly, the finals of the Uckers World Championships 2020More
VisitsHayling U3A organises visits to a variety of places. All members are welcome.More
WalkingWalk both familiar and new areas with like-minded members in some of the best countryside in the South of England. Usually 9.15am on the fourth Monday of each month. Longer walks are usually on the fourth Friday.More
Walking NetballWe meet every Thursday afternoon for a one hour session. Walking netball is a great way to exercise whilst having fun and meeting a lovely group of like minded ladies. Come and give it a tryMore
WindsongThis is a group for players with some knowledge of recorder playing up to those more familiar with the instrument. Meetings are arranged based on member availability.More
Wine appreciation 2We meet every two months to try wines and socialise.More
WoodwindWe are a woodwind group trying to improve our playing by using music that we enjoy. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday afternoons of each month, adjustable by agreement.More
Zoom coffee morningAt the moment we are taking a Summer break and will resume in the Autumn when the weather starts to get cold. Then we will be hold regular coffee mornings on Zoom lasting 40 minutes.More