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OFFICE:  U3A DEPOT   –    Cnr Combermere & Bourke Sts, GOULBURN
HOURS:   Wednesday 11:00 to 13:00
PHONE:   4873 5355
POST:      PO Box 677, Goulburn NSW 2580…
EMAIL:    info@gm-u3a.com.au – General enquiries
.               web@gm-u3a.com.au – Website enquiries
.               suggestionbox@gm-u3a.com.au – Members’ suggestions


U3A 2019 Calendar
Term 1  Mon 04 Feb to Sun 14 April
Term 2  
Mon 29 Apr to Sun 07 Jul   
Term 3  Mon 22 Jul to Sun 29 Sep   
Term 4  Mon 14 Oct to Sun 15 Dec

We are on holidays

Term 3 starts on Mon 22 Jul

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Free University of Tasmania on-line course

Understanding Dementia    https://mooc2.utas.edu.au

Later in the year there will be a follow on course “Preventing Dementia”

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8 NEW U3A COURSES Term 3

ART WORKSHOPS (MAXIMUM No. OF LEARNERS – 6)
TUTOR: BRIAN A SPILSBURY VENUE: THE DEPOT
COST: $5 per workshop
TIME: SATURDAYS 10am TILL 4pm, WITH A BREAK FOR LUNCH
(B.Y.O. LUNCH, TEA/COFFEE AVAILABLE)
THE WORKSHOPS WILL TAKE PLACE THREE TIMES A TERM ON
WEEK 3 (AUGUST 10) WEEK 6 (AUGUST 31) WEEK 9 (SEPTEMBER 21)
WORKSHOPS WILL INCLUDE:-
▪AIRBRUSHING FOR BEGINNERS
▪PAINT MIXING ▪BOARD PREPARATION
▪VARIOUS TECHNIQUES ▪USE OF EQUIPMENT
Members wishing to do these workshops will need to enrol and pay for them at the beginning of Term 3

“LET’S EXPLORE”
DUE TO THE UNPREDICTABLE WEATHER AT THIS TIME OF THE YEAR, “LET’S EXPLORE” WILL BE GOING INTO THEIR USUAL HIBERNATION FOR ALL OF TERM 3 WATCH THIS SPACE FOR “LET’S EXPLORE’s” EXCITING TERM 4 TRIPS

SOUPER FRIDAYS ARE BACK!
stop in at the Depot on Fridays for a bowl of soup, a cuppa and something sweet
to have with it. Stay after Tai Chi or before Croquet or an afternoon of Cards, Chess,
Rummykub or other board games or just ‘pop in’ – you don’t need to have a reason!
GOLD COIN DONATION APPRECIATED TO COVER COSTS

Saturdays are happy days at U3A
BELOW ARE SOME OF THE HAPPY THINGS YOU
CAN DO AT U3A ON SATURDAYS IN TERM 3
AUGUST 17 ARMCHAIR TRAVEL 2pm At The Depot Hee Lian will be sharing with us some of the wonderful highlights of the trip she took to China recently Come along and enjoy Hee Lian’s talk – chat and ask questions afterwards and enjoy a great afternoon tea (gold coin donation forafternoon tea)
SEPTEMBER 7 THEATRE TRIP We will be going to the Erindale Theatre, Canberra
for the Canberra Philhamonic’s matinee performance of “LEGALLY BLONDE”
SEPTEMBER 14 GRIST FOR THE MILL 2pm At The Depot Subject & Speaker TBA
SEPTEMBER 28 THEATRE TRIP We will be going to the Q Theatre, Queanbeyan
for the Queanbeyan Players’ matinee performance of “OLIVER’
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT ANY OF THESE ACTIVITIES EMAIL info@gm-u3a.com.au

 

Seven week Wine Appreciation Course at Kingsdale Winery
More students needed to run course,  email info@gm-u3a.com.au
Fri 02 Aug to Fri 13 Sep 2019 – 7:00pm to 8:30pm
.           Max: 15                   Min: 10
Cost:  $70 (15 students)    to     $100  (10 Students)
At the end of this course you will have an understanding of the vineyard and winery practices that go into making quality wine. You will also learn some of the jargon used to describe wine and you will learn how to identify wine faults and positive wine attributes. Each session will be followed by a practical exercise when you will be able to put into practice the skills learnt. The later practicals will involve blind tasting of a number of exceptional wines.
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Introduction to Economics
Thu  19:00 20:30  at the depot
An essential skill. Jim will be giving you a “big picture” understanding of economics in 10 weeks with notes and readings for each week.
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Tai Chi for Arthritis for  beginners
Fri 09:30 to 10:30 Beginners Tai Chi
Hee-Lian will be running yet another Tai Chi class, mainly for beginners.
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Recorder for beginners
Thu 17:00 to 17:30      
Ayaka will teach you to play the recorder and you will learn to read music
An excellent class for all current choir members
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Rose Pruning
Mick will be running workshops on pruning roses
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Bridge
Wed 09:30 to 12:00 at the depot
Play bridge in a quiet and friendly setting at the depot
   A high standard of Bridge etiquette will be observed by ALL players
   Non compliant players will be asked to leave
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Walk 4 Health
 An essential first step in improving your level of fitness and health
 Mon & Wed for beginners, 2km there and back, benches along the river walking track to rest and re-join us on the return leg
.                – start slow & work up to going the distance –
  We now have walking for health on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri
.                 – you are running out of excuses –

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


                                     

 

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