U3A MANDURAH PROGRAM

VENUE: Mandurah Seniors and Community Centre, 41 Ormsby Terrace, Mandurah.

TIME: All presentations commence at 1.30 pm and finish at 3.30 pm, unless otherwise stated.

COST: Members $2 Visitors $3

2019    STUDY GUIDE

October 2019

 

Date Presenter/Host Topic Group Leader
Tuesday 1st Ross MacDonald
Geoff Roberts
General Interest: The life and works of George and Ira  Gershwin Jan MacDonald
Wednesday 2nd Rory O’Brien Requested encores: The History of South Africa Jan MacDonald
Thursday 3rd Alex Valuyev People and Places: The downing of MH 17 in Ukraine. Facts which were not on Australia’s media. Rory O’Brien
Friday 4th Dee Squires Coffee morning 10..00 am at Seafood Nation (formerly Nino’s.:Mandurah Marina. Names on list please.
Tuesday 8th Committee Meeting
Wednesday 9th Peter Flanigan/Jan MacDonald Presenters from other U3A’s: The building of the Statue of Liberty. A gift to the American people from the French. Life and works of Margaret Olley. Christine Norman
Thursday 10th Ian Stann Australiana: If Switzerland ran Australia. Christine Norman
Tuesday 15th Bob Colley Science: Atomic clocks and Dendrochronology (tree rings). Rory O’Brien
Wednesday 16th Dee Squires Recollections: The Good Old Days – Remember when ….
Thursday 17th Christine Norman Travel: Cherry Blossom Time in Japan. Rory O’Brien
Tuesday 22nd Guest Speaker General Meeting Speaker to be advised Pat Bentley
Wednesday 23rd Rory O’Brien History: The North Africa Campaign WW2. Rory O’Brien
Thursday 24th Ross MacDonald Current Events: Come and discuss this month’s news with other members.
Tuesday 29th Bob Colley Special: Aspects of Cornwall. A poet, a pilot and a dance. Christine Norman
Wednesday 30th Excursion to Alcoa. Leaving 9.00am in their bus from the Senior’s Centre
Thursday 31st Christine Norman A really fun Trivia afternoon: Rory O’Brien
Friday  18Th Outreach Program Murray House Pinjarra –  The life of Charles Kingsford Smith – 10.00 am Rory O’Brien

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