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

2017    STUDY GUIDE

November 2017

Date Topic Presenter/Host
01/11/17 Science and Engineering
Exploring what’s new in science to see into our future possibilities
Roy Done
02/11/17 People and Places: The Bolshevik Revolution: the anniversary year to look back on a tumultuous time Jim and June Barns
03/11/17 Coffee morning: Nino’s Chris Baker
07/11/17 Melbourne Cup:  no meeting
08/11/17 Australiana:
Mandurah Tourism:
where to take the grandchildren when they visit
Henry Sutton: the great grandfather of Australian technology

Christine McDonald
Christine Norman
09/11/17 Music:
The life and music of Georges Bizet
Christine Norman
14/11/17 Committee meeting:   1.30 pm Craft room
15/11/17 Recollections: Your favourite pet Jenny Ingle
16/11/17 Travel:
How and when our Christmas traditions started
How Christmas is celebrated around the world

Christine Norman
21/11/17 General interest: Early British explorers in Africa, including some brave Scots Rory O’Brien
22/11/17 History:
Mandurah Milestones and Memories: 
A visual history of the Memories and Milestones of the people and growth of Mandurah

David Smeeton
23/11/17 Poetry: 
“Christmas pudding in 40 degrees”.  Bring a wooden spoon, laughter and a short poem you have written about cooking for Christmas over your lifetime.
Sheila Twine
28/11/17 General meeting:  “Life in the Theatre” John Thornton
Theatrical entrepreneur
29/11/17 U3A Christmas lunch: Mandurah Country Club, Halls Head. 
11.30 am for 12.30 pm.
Cost: $30 members, $35 non-members
Dee Squires and Jenny Ingle

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