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Hot Weather Information Please Note

Look after yourself in the Heat Hot weather can make you very sick so remember to… Look after yourself Talk to others. Ask for help if you need it. Drink lots of water Check with your doctor about how much water to drink when it is very hot. Keep cool Stay in a cool, air-conditioned place […]

Enrolments 2016 FAQ

Enrolment 2016 Enrolment process details – click here FAQ I am a current member so do I need to re-enrol? Yes, at the end of 2015 all members are reset in our Membership System and all members need to re-enrol Do I retain my previous membership number? Yes, you retain your member number forever.  Even […]

Enrolments for 2016 commence 1 December 2015

ENROLMENTS for 2016 commence 1st December 2015 Any queries?  Check the Enrolments 2016 FAQ Update 13 January 2016 – Course allocations are progressing well.  A mail out to all active members is scheduled for later next week and members should receive this by early in the week commencing 25 January.  Final course allocations, wait list notification […]

Sad News

Sad News Katie Chetcuti One of our dearly beloved members Katie Chetcuti has passed away. Katie was a hardworking member of Whittlesea U3A and she will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Our deepest condolences to Michael and family. .  

Art for Fun News

  Whittlesea U3A Art for Fun Exhibiting at Parliament House Parliament House, Queen’s Hall. The big day dawned!    8th October, 2015 – a day to be remembered for all the Class of ‘Art for Fun’, Whittlesea U3A.     Art Classes of U3A Victoria were invited to hang Art in Queen’s Hall, Parliament House and ‘Art for […]

Plenty Valley Community Day Sunday 18th October

Plenty Valley South Morang Community Day Come and join in the fun with Whittlesea U3A   WESTFIELD PLENTY VALLEY COMMUNITY DAY SUNDAY 18 OCTOBER 2015 11AM – 3PM Plenty Valley car park, opposite Commonwealth Bank entry. Meet your local emergency services and connect with key community groups. Enjoy this family day out including free activities […]

Yarram, Wilsons Promontory, South Gippsland Tour

    November Friday 20th, 21st 22nd 23rd 2015 4 Day Yarram, Wilsons Promontory & South Gippsland Tour 2015 $420.00 per person  Money Must be paid by Thursday October 22nd 2015   Richard’s Yarram Coach Tour is back on the Agenda.   The members who had booked for the cancelled trip will be given preference. The […]

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: 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 […]