Are you over 50? Retired? Want to learn something new or join a discussion group? Then U3A is for you!
You can exercise your brain by participating in or leading a group and sharing your interests with others.
U3A is an international movement which promotes and practises lifelong learning by providing low cost educational opportunities for retired people in a relaxed and informal environment. No prior educational qualifications are required; no degrees are awarded.
To Infinitives … and beyond! Exploring grammar problems (ELL088.01), proposed to start 27 October
An Introduction for New Presenters (SHE068.01), starting 17 November
For more information on new courses, go to New Courses
Ancient Egypt H009.16 - starts 7 October
Solving Sudoku Puzzles R053.02 - starts 12 October
'Come to life' drawing art group
Con Brio ladies choir
Great singers of the 20th century M085.02
Problem solving and communication skills SBS002.07
Compelled to serve H131.02
Personalities: the four temperaments SBS001.07
Is there a link between climate hysteria and the desire to rule? SHE065.01
Astro-trading and investing with the stars CUA038.02
International Climate Negotiations: Paris 2015 SHE056.01
Changes to courses
Monday Mah Jong Group R003.07 - change to contact details
Intro to numerology, astrology and hand analysis - a 21st century perspective SBS004.06 and Selected themes in astrology, numerology and hand analysis SBS007.07 - change to contact details
Let's play with choice SBS022.01 - new dates
Comedy Through the Ages ELL86.01 - earlier finishing date
Defenders of the Faith H138.01 - changed contact arrangements
Proposed New Courses - Inviting expressions of interest
NSW coastal landscapes, their origins and evolution
For more information on the above, go to
Changes, Vacancies, Cancellations and Proposed New Courses
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2pm Wednesday 25 November, Cook Community Centre Hall, 41 Templeton Street, Cook
Please note that individual Notice Papers relating to the Agenda for the Annual General Meeting will be sent to members by email or post in due course.
Sunday 29 November, Brindabella Orchestra will be performing their final concert for 2015 at the Queanbeyan Uniting Church, Rutledge Street,Queanbeyan, commencing at 2pm sharp.
President's statement on Review of our Information Technology
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