Book Club 2021

Language Room.   Convenor:  Libby Climie   Class Description.                                Books for the first 2 months will be selected at the first meeting. We will discuss one book/author per monthly meeting. Members will source their own copy of the book to […]

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Fact, Fiction or Fantasy 2021

Susan Roberts:   Margaret Christie Studio: FACT, FICTION OR FANTASY MONDAY, 12TH APRIL -19TH APRIL  10th May-17th May 9AM-11AM (4 weeks) 12TH APRIL-19TH APRIL ELIZABETH 1ST – PREGNANCY PORTRAIT, PART 1 ELIZABETH 1ST – PREGNANCY PORTRAIT, PART 2 ‘IT IS AN IMMENSE OCEAN THAT SURROUNDS THE ISLAND OF TRUTH’ ‘TEMPORE PATET OCCULTA VERITAS’ (IN TIME […]

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Peace Education

Chris Walker Language Room The Peace Education Program (PEP) is a media-based education program created by The Prem Rawat Foundation. The purpose is to help you to explore the possibility of personal peace and to discover your inner resources – tools for living such as strength, choice, appreciation and hope. The Peace Education Program consists […]

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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 2021 – 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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Philosophy & Ethics

Ian Richards Auditorium This course will explore both historical and contemporary theories and issues in philosophy and ethics. While it will cover the principal strands of philosophy – epistemology (the nature of knowledge), logic, metaphysics and ethics, much of the course will focus on the last of these, the basis upon which we distinguish between […]

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Wednesday Audio Visuals

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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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

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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