A Shakespeare Experience for Groundlings

Margaret Christie Studio Tutor : SUSAN ROBERTS At the beginning of the session a video of the play will be shown to familiarise members with plot and characters. Then in the following weeks, reading of the play and discussion on content – what does the plot convey to members etc – no right or wrong […]

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Creative Writing

Sylvia Bell   Language Room When asked to write a synopsis of this course Sylvia responded with the following insight into what participants can look forward to: – “From my earliest writing days, I realised the most essential part of storytelling is imagery and if mentoring someone I encourage it as an integral part of […]

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Photography

John Cook About the Tutor: Press photographer at The Age  1960 – 1966 Own business as wedding/portrait photographer in the eastern Melbourne suburbs from 1966 to 1990 Glamour photography shop in a suburban shopping centre from 1990 to 2000 Retired then ran two photography classes per week at U3A Hawthorn from 2008 till 2019. Computer […]

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Energy and the Planet 2020 – An insight into the Earth’s climate

John Turner Language Room In this course you will study how science is used to discover the basic laws of nature.  Can these laws explain the energy changes in the atmosphere?  Do these changes affect the Earth’s temperature?  No previous knowledge of science is required just a curiosity, a willingness to ask questions and to […]

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Audio Visuals (Beginners)

Di Lang   Computer Room Course covers learning to to make slide show presentations from Photographs and videos. Participants must be prepared to purchase sofware (Pictures to Exe) About the Tutor: Di moved from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast to retire about 9 years ago.  Di joined the U3A Photography for Beginners class, run by […]

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Second Book Club

Pamela Chambers 0478 039 546 Starting 4th April 2018 – off Campus location to be decided at each meeting Class Full Waiting list We meet on the first Wednesday of each month to discuss the book that had been chosen the previous month. The coordinator sources the books from the Sunshine Coast Library Book sets. […]

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Classical Music Concerts

Alison Pearson & Maggie Ledger 0401 920 855(AP) or 0416135473(ML) Auditorium Each week a different presenter will prepare a programme of their choice and will relate to like-minded classical music lovers biographical information about the composers, information on the pieces being presented and the performers. Research is rewarding and appreciated by listeners who also broaden […]

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Audio Visuals (Advanced)

Ingrid Gane   Computer Room Course covers learning to to make slide show presentations from Photographs and videos. Participants must be prepared to purchase sofware (Pictures to Exe) About the Tutor: Ingrid is a New Australian formerly from South Africa. Her passion is having fun with photography and Audio visuals using her own photos. Ingrid […]

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Movies & More

John & Angela Le Mare 07 5474 4453 Auditorium Each week a participant volunteers to present a film  and to research basic information the film. After viewing the film the group discusses presentation. Most weeks a participant will present a short “tutorial” on some aspect of film making and the movie business. The group does […]

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