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Knitters Group update

The Knitters Group is a new Whittlesea U3A activity but they have achieved marvellous feats in such a short time! Report from Coral on the activity 19 August 2015 About We had 14 women and myself knitting today. We have had some wonderful Beanies and Scarves knitted from our last meeting. It is lovely to […]

Annual General Meeting 2015

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Dear Members, We will be holding our 2015 Annual General Meeting at 2:00 pm on Thursday 20th August 2015 at Epping Memorial Hall- Main Hall – High Street EPPING MEL 182 B9. All committee positions are open to any financial member to be nominated, if you are interested in serving […]

Christmas Break-up Party 2015

BOOKINGS OPEN – Contact Kathy Lizio  email: kathylizio@bigpond.com mobile: 0414 925 567 Celebrate a wonderful U3A year Great food, dancing and good company Details in the video below                 Message from Kathy: Well this is the Program for our Christmas Break-up Party, I know you are probably thinking […]

Member Communications

Do you have an email address but do not use it regularly? Do you not have an email address? Maybe you could consider whether a family member or friend could receive emails on your behalf and inform you of the message or print the Newsletter. If so, please let us know and we can update […]

A Day in the Yarra Valley 26 August AND 16 September 2015

NEWSFLASH – due to the demand for this trip an additional tour has been scheduled for 16 September On Wednesday 26th August we are travelling by coach to Dame Nellie Melba’s home to find out “What is behind the Hedge” with a tour of the gardens and just in time for morning tea. We then […]

Anne Heafield appointed Region Coordinator

Congratulations to Anne Heafield. Anne, Whittlesea U3A Network and Regional Representative, has been appointed as the first Region Coordinator. Anne’s appointment was made at the U3A Northern Metropolitan Region held at Nillumbik on 20 May 2015. The Regional Coordinator role involves organising and planning the next Regional Meeting later in the year. Anne can be contacted […]

More wild exciting adventures of Edward

More wild and exciting adventures of Edward Book 2   by Betty Harvey, Whittlesea U3A member Come along and help celebrate the release of this second book in a series of three that are based on Edward’s antics and adventures.    Download the flyer – Edward Invitation Guest Speaker: Cr Rex Griffin Master of Ceremonies:   Mr Barry […]

Internet access security–passwords

INTERNET ACCESS SECURITY – PASSWORDS A “strong” secure password is a simple way you can take to protect internet access to your personal on line accounts. It is becoming more common for service providers such as Banks to provide a ‘strength meter’ to give a visible indication of the security rating of your password. The […]

WU3A Choir to perform at CoW Multicultural Concert

Come and support our Choir! Click here for information Enjoy a variety of performances from professional and community based organisations including Wurundjeri Didgeridoo, African Drummers, Maria Pelicano singer, Whittlesea U3A Choir, Sri Lankan Comedy act, Mongolian , Greek and Vietnamese traditional dancing. All members of the community are welcome. Date: Tuesday 21 April 2015 Time: […]

Jan Macdonald International Women’s Day Award Recipient

Whittlesea U3A congratulates Jan Macdonald, on being awarded 2015 International Women’s Day – “Make it Happen” Award. Jan was one of the original Whittlesea U3A tutors in 2002.During the time Jan was in Whittlesea U3A Inc she was a committee member, tutor, member and enjoyed joining in many activities. Jan also found time to volunteer with Whittlesea […]

Margaret Mitten 2015 International Women’s Day award recipient

Whittlesea U3A congratulates Margaret Mitten, Honorary Treasurer Whittlesea U3A on being awarded 2015 International Women’s Day “Make It Happen” recipient. Margaret was honoured with a City Of Whittlesea 2015 International Women’s Day Award Recipient at a Celebration Lunch held on March 13th 2015 at the Council Buildings in South Morang Victoria. Margaret who has been Treasurer and a […]

Walk the Block

    Walk the Block with Whittlesea U3A Wear your Whittlesea U3A name badge and top (if you have one)   Date:  Thursday 19 March 2015 Time:   12:30pm   Where:  May Road Lalor   On Thursday 19th March Whittlesea U3A participated in the annual Victoria Walk – Walk the Block. Walk the Block is all […]

Term 2 new classes and vacancies

The end of Term 1 is only a few weeks away and we would like to advise Courses and Activities we will run in Term 2 should there be enough interest. We are seeking Expressions of Interest in the courses below.   Expression of Interest Code: tba Ceramics Weekly Time: tba Code: tba Essential Oils […]