This was the
first U3A to be formed in South Africa. After more than ten years of
phenomenal growth, it could be said to have matured from "infancy into
youth", but the vibrancy is still there.
objective of U3A Cape Town is to improve the quality of life of people of
mature age and to encourage the maintenance of intellectual capacity by facilitating
the sharing of skills through stimulating programmes of learning and teaching
and the social contacts derived therefrom.
objective is to encourage and facilitate the participation of people of mature
age in courses, lectures, seminars, conferences, excursions and cultural as
well as recreational and physical activities.
Monthly meetings are addressed by eminent speakers and visitors are
welcome. They are held at 10h00 for 10h30 on the last Thursday of months
February to November at the Baxter Theatre.