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
2018 STUDY GUIDE
|01/05/18||Current Events||John Loveridge|
|02/05/18||Science: the past, the present, the future
Evolution: The post-Darwin years. The work that has followed from Darwin’s “The Origin of Species”.
|03/05/18||People and Places: The Old Silk Road and the New Silk Road.||Jim and June Barns|
|04/05/18||Coffee Morning: D’Lights, Zephyr Mews, Mandurah||Chris Baker|
|08/05/18||Committee meeting: 1.30 pm Craft Room|
|09/05/18||Australiana: The Forrest Family: from explorer and Premier John Forrest, to mining magnate Andrew (Twiggy) Forrest||Wilma Mann|
|10/05/18||Music: The Life and Music of Edvard Grieg||Christine Norman|
|15/05/18||General Interest: The History of Department Stores, including Harrods, Debenhams, Macys, Myers||Christine Norman|
|16/05/18||Recollections: Your last occupation before retirement||Dee Squires|
|17/05/18||Travel: Canyons and weird creatures of the deep oceans||Christine Norman|
|22/05/18||General Meeting: Working with Camp Quality||Averil Richards|
|23/05/18||History: The Invasion of North America and the impact on it’s Indigenous People over 350 years.||Rory O’Brien|
|24/05/18||Art and Literature: Sea poems and songs||David Smeeton|
|29/05/18||Q & A Mandurah Issues: also see the left side bar
Panel: The Hon. David Templeman, MLA; Zak Kirkup, MLA; Rhys Williams, Mayor of Mandurah; Jill Burgess, Investigative journalist; June van der Klashorst; Carla Hildebrand, Investigative journalist. Main Hall 1.20pm prompt!
|01/06/18||Coffee Morning: D’Lights, Zephyr Mews, Mandurah||Chris Baker|
|05/06/18||Current Events||John Loveridge|
|06/06/18||Science: the past, the present, the future
Special relationships between Plants and Animals
There are many intriguing interactions between living things, which enable the delicate structure of “The Web of Life” to continue.
|07/06/18||People and Places:
Natal: The Province of English Gentlemen
|12/06/18||Committee meeting: 1.30 pm Craft Room|
|13/06/18||Australiana: Ted Egan: the Aboriginals||Geoff Roberts|
|14/06/18||Music: Cole Porter||Geoff Roberts|
Interior design: Renovating and Refurbishing
Are you renovating or making changes? Then bring your plans to the session. Also measure the furniture you want to move and let Robin show you how to prepare a floor plan, before you move it.
|20/06/18||Recollections: Why did you come to live in Mandurah?||Dee Squires|
Italy: Four fantastic regions of Italy
Wales: My home country
|26/06/18||General Meeting: TBA||Dr. Bret Watson, Chiropractor|
|27/06/18||History: South America – Argentina and Chile||Bob and Carol Simpkins|
|28/06/18||Art and Literature: Your favourite book or poem||Ida Kramer