Benalla and District University of the Third Age, or U3A, provides opportunities for learning and social interaction to help older people no longer in full time employment keep physically & mentally alert.
36 courses and activities are being offered in 2018. To find out more about a particular group, click on Groups on the menu at the top of the page. There are no prerequisites or exams!
Our monthly newsletter is produced towards the end of the month The website's home page, group pages, daily calendar & monthly calendar are updated at this time.
Next Newsletter reports due midday Wed 28th March 2018 - email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting of U3A Benalla Inc. will be held on Wednesday 21st March 2018 as part of Meet and Mingle. In addition to confirmation of rotating positions on the Executive, the positions of Treasurer, Publicity Officer and a general member have become available. Forward Nomination forms to the Secretary, U3A Benalla, PO Box 674 Benalla 3671 or leave at the RedB4 Bookshop by close of business Wednesday 14 March.
New group - Stock and Land
'From paddock to plate' entrepreneur Sandy Latham spoke of the challenges faced in running unique Benalla business 'Hook & Spoon' at Stock and Land on March 9th. Sandy is pictured here with Stock and Land convenors Kathy Murphy and David Palmer.
The orientation day for Course Convenors in January provided the opportunity to warmly welcome new convenors Janet Douglas, Helen Jeffree, Kathy Murphy, David Palmer and Judy Perry.
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Program news update
Timetable - There have been some 'tweaks' to the timetable, first published on this website on December 17th. Tweaks include:
adding Tech Savvy Projects subgroups Family History/'E-Shed'/Other Projects; Recorder Group - change of time on 1st Wednesday from 12.15-1.15 pm to 12 to 1pm (thanks Playreading group for making this possible!); Playreading Group to 9.30 to 12 -m on 1st Wednesday; and a change of name from Travel Club to Travel Group.
Tech Savvy Projects - now in three subgroups 2nd and 4th Tuesdays - Family History Projects 1.30 to 3 pm; Other Projects 3 pm to 4.30 pm. 4th Thursday 1 to 2.30 pm 'E-Shed; projects (before Tech Savvy Talks' Rustik discussion group).