Welcome aboard Margaret!

Margaret March, who is project leader of this new website, has been co-opted onto the Javea U3A executive committee as Secretary following the re-election of your committee at the…

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Vote for your new Executive Committee

Voting for the Javea U3A Executive Committee is now open. All fully-paid-up members are entitled to vote and it is a very simple process.  To cast your votes, just go to the website www.u3ajavea.org . On the Home Page click the…

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Spanish airport strike confirmed for Easter weekend

UNIONS representing 60,000 ground handling staff at all of Spain's airports have confirmed there WILL be a strike over Easter when up to five million Brits are expected to travel. Two strike days have been called for Easter Sunday, April 21, and…

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Sign language appeal

I have received an enquiry from a Javea U3A member, who would like to know if there is anyone within our association who can do sign language and who would be prepared to start a new group. Karrie Lott explains: “I just thought a new group…

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Piotr appointed as our new Webmaster

The newly-elected Javea U3A Executive Committee met for its first meeting of the new term this week – and one of its first duties was to confirm Piotr Azia as Webmaster. Piotr has played a major part in setting up and launching our new website…

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Non-Traditional Christmas Lunch

Non-Traditional Christmas Lunch and Quiz for adults only is filling up very fast, we only have 8 tables left (it's only April!!) and then we will be taking firm bookings/payment and planning the special menu/quiz with the full details of prizes,…

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My Fair Lady proves a big hit

Javea U3A Groups Coordinator David Whybrow with My Fair Lady's Eliza Doolittle, right, and show director Cherry Cabban on the first night of the Javea Players production. The show proved a massive hit, playing to near-capacity audiences throughout…

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Monthly meeting Wed 27 February 2019

You are invited to the Monthly General Meeting of the Javea U3A at the Parador Hotel in the Arenal on Wednesday February 27. Doors open at 9.30am and the business part of the meeting will begin at 11am and will last approximately an…

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Jávea U3A: Extravaganza the Movie

Javea U3A's big annual Christmas Extravaganza has gone global! Well it's now on youtube so if you saw it live, this is your chance to watch it all again. And if you missed it, well you are in for a real treat. The video,…

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It’s Extravaganza time!

You are invited to a very special Monthly General Meeting at the Parador Hotel in the Arenal on Wednesday November October 28.  It’s Extravaganza time – the U3A’s big annual Christmas show, full of fantastic fun,…

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Handover of charity cheque

Charity was the winner at the Javea U3A monthly meeting at the Parador in February.  Our nominated charity for 2018, Todos Juntos Javea, was presented with a cheque for €3,113, collected from various fundraising and raffles. And there was a…

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Executive Committee raring to go!

Javea U3A members have elected their executive committee to serve them for the next 12 months. At the AGM, held at the Parador, President Val Dromgoole was re-elected along with fellow committee members Peter Allin (Vice-President), Mick Cox…

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Double treat for day trippers

There is something of a double treat in store for Javea U3A members signing up for a special Travel Team day trip next month. The coach trip on Tuesday May 14 features a guided tour of the Lladro Factory near Valencia and a boat trip on the…

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Don’t miss the monthly general meeting!

All Javea U3A members are invited to the Monthly General Meeting at the Parador Hotel in the Arenal on Wednesday April 24. Doors open at 9.30am and the business part of the meeting will begin at 11am and will last approximately an hour. Guest…

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Diary Dates: April to December 2019

Future events for you to note (and for Group Leaders to avoid clashes!) I will update this list as and when I am informed of new events .... THURSDAY APRIL 4: Day trip to Valencia city centre and Oceanografic. Full – waiting list only.…

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Death of former Javea U3A committee member

Former Javea U3A committee member John Bellinger Smith has passed away. John, who served on the executive committee as Groups Coordinator from 2010 to 2013, died on Sunday morning (April 14). He was also active in the Freemasons as a member of…

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