Courses

Classes listed as weekly will begin the first week of term unless otherwise stated.

Ongoing classes will be running through the term break before term begins.  Some classes will  not be held during school holidays.  This is left to the discretion of the Tutor/Facilitator.

Please note:  You will find Group Outings (e.g. Bus Trips, Theatre Outings, Walking/Photography, Caravan and Camping Travellers Group, Movies Outings etc ) listed under separate heading  –  Social Activities

Click on any of the class names below for more details.

 

Computers


Elements – Computer Workshop

computernetwork_2Elements – Computer Workshop

Tuesday for 6 weeks.   12.00 noon – 2.00 pm from 7th February 2017

Bunya House (upstairs)

1167 South Pine Road

ARANA HILLS.

 

TUTOR:  David Groombridge

Cost: $20

It will be a basic class on photo editing in Photoshop Elements. You must have
your own laptop and Elements program to participate.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here. 

Laptop Computer Skills (Basic)

laptop_1Basic Laptop Computer Skills

Tuesday 30th January 2018 for 4 weeks  – 12:00 pm – 2:30pm

U3A Centre
Anzac Avenue, Kallangur

TUTOR:  Steve Hamilton

Course Cost $20.00.

This course is aimed at students with basic knowledge of their own laptop but need some further guidance and understanding of it. Topics covered will include:  
Week 1: Your laptop and peripherals  
Week 2: Operating systems and programs  
Week 3: Organising your files and folders  
Week 4: Basics of word-processing..

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding Computer Course and General Information please click here.

 

Laptop Computer Skills (Basic)

laptop_1Basic Laptop Computer Skills

Wednesday 31th January 2018 for 4 weeks  – 12:00 pm – 2:30pm

U3A Centre
Anzac Avenue, Kallangur

TUTOR:  Steve Hamilton

Course Cost $20.00.

This course is aimed at students with basic knowledge of their own laptop but need some further guidance and understanding of it. Topics covered will include:  
Week 1: Your laptop and peripherals  
Week 2: Operating systems and programs  
Week 3: Organising your files and folders  
Week 4: Basics of word-processing..

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding Computer Course and General Information please click here.

 

Organising Files & Folders

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Organising Files & Folders

Tuesday weekly for 3 weeks.   12.00 noon – 2.30 pm from 27th February 2018

U3A Centre
Anzac Avenue, Kallangur

TUTOR:  Steve Hamilton

Cost: $15

This course is aimed at students who wish to learn how to organise their files into logical folders and sub-folders, and how to create, delete, copy, rename and move folders and files not only on your hard drive but also to and from external devices.
These basic principles apply equally to documents, music, video, scans, e-mail, and any other file-type you may use!

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

Spreadsheets Made Easy

LaptopSpreadsheets Made Easy – Intermediate

Tuesday 18 April for 4 weeks.   12.30 pm – 3.00 pm

U3A Centre, Anzac Avenue, Kallangur

TUTOR:   Brian Ierston

Cost: $20 (includes centre levy)

Offering a series of lessons furthering your knowledge of spreadsheet operation.  You will learn how to make them do what you want, and how to use them to track and better manage your projects.  Students must have a basic knowledge of spreadsheets.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here. 

Using Windows 10

computernetwork_2USING WINDOWS 10

Starting Wednesday 7th February 2018 for 4 weeks.   9.30 am – 12.00 noon

Bunya House (upstairs)

1167 South Pine Road

ARANA HILLS.

 

TUTOR:  George Kocur

Cost: $20

Unlock the mysteries, learn about the features of Windows 10 and how to get more out of your desktop or laptop.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here. 

Using your I Pad

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How to use any I Pad.
iOS 11 will be the operating system used.

Weekly on Monday afternoons - 1:00 pm - 2:30pm from 22nd January 2018.  

Tutor: Philip Black

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Art, Crafts & Creativity


Art – Self Tutored Group

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Wednesday.  Weekly except third Wednesday of the month  9:30 am – 11:30 am from 24th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd, 
PETRIE

Marion Cox

Develop your art talents.  Own choice, all mediums.  Members will help each other if necessary.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Art School – Advanced

artArt School – Advanced

Tuesday – Fortnightly  10:30 am – 12.30 pm  from 6th February 2018.

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd, 
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Lillian Tebesceff

Previous year’s Intermediate. Perfecting techniques towards professionalism. Art appreciation, history and culture. Personal Exhibitions. Excursions to artistic venues. Previous U3A Art Students only.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Art School – Beginners

ART_9Art School – Beginners

Tuesday – Fortnightly  10:15 am – 12:15 pm from 30th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd, 
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. John Wright

All the techniques, mediums and drawings are covered in this class. Art appreciation visits to art venues and personal exhibitions.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Art School – Intermediate

ART_7Art School – Intermediate

Tuesday –  Fortnightly  12:30 pm – 2.30 pm from 30th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd,  
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Lillian Tebesceff

Previous year’s Beginners.  More drawings, perspective, hues, composition and all techniques needed to create professional works of art. Art appreciation, history, excursion to artistic venues and personal exhibition.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Art School – Master Class

ART_7Art School – Master Class

Tuesday – Fortnightly  12:40 pm – 2:40 pm  from 6th February 2018.

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd, 
PETRIE

TUTOR …… Lillian Tebesceff

Previous year’s Advanced only.   Special art course for very advanced art students wishing to pursue professional results. Close analysis of previous art and artists, art projects, lectures and videos, excursions to various artistic venues, open air projects, personal exhibitions. Previous U3A Art students only.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

BYO Craft Group [New Class]

Knit_CrochetBYO Craft Group

Wednesday – Weekly ongoing  9:30 am – 11.30 am from 24th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Linda Brand

This group gives you the opportunity to bring your current piece of craft work whilst sharing ideas and techniques in a friendly supportive group.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Card Making

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Thursday – 1st and 3rd of the month.

9:00 am – 12.00 noon from 18th January 2018.

King’s Cottage

18 Dayboro Rd

Petrie

TUTOR ……. Penny Mack

Learn the art of making beautiful and original cards suitable for birthdays or any occasion.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Jewellery Making

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Jewellery Making

Monday – 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, ongoing.  9:00 am – 12:00 noon from 29th January 2018

 

Strathpine Library
Gympie Road
STRATHPINE

TUTOR ……. Robyn Heffernan

Learn how to make your own beautiful jewellery

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Knitting and Crochet for the Homeless and Disadvantaged

Knit_CrochetKnitting and Crochet for the Homeless and Disadvantaged [Class Full]

Tuesday – Weekly ongoing  9:00 am – 12.00 noon from 2nd January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Helen Young

Get together with this friendly group and make practical articles for distribution to members of our community who are in need of assistance. 

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Scrap-booking

 

Tutor Required
A new Scrapbooking tutor is required to allow this class to continue. If  someone is prepared to consider becoming the tutor for this class please  contact Yvonne Wickham  for further information. The class  would be held at Kings Cottage on the 2nd Thursday of the month.

scrapbookingSCRAPBOOKING

Thursday –  2nd of month  9:00 am – 12.00 noon from 8th February 2018

King’s Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
Petrie

TUTOR ……. Penny Mack

Learn techniques of the ever popular pastime of  Scrapbooking. A great hobby that can give hours of enjoyment.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Seniors on Stage – Drama Group

drama_1Seniors on Stage – Drama Group

2nd and 4th of month, 9:00 am – 11:30 am from 24th January 2018.

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

                              TUTOR ……. Helen Goleby

Develop your ability to act by exploring various characters.  Learn how to remember your lines, have fun and appreciate your own talent as well as the talent of others.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

THE HISTORY OF WORLD CINEMA

THE HinternationalISTORY OF WORLD CINEMA

Monday – Fortnightly  9:30 am – 12:00 from 29th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. John Targuse

This course looks at all aspects of cinema, from the beginning to today. The entertainment, innovation, art and controversy. Documentaries and film clips will be shown. Later sessions might include full movies.
The course will use the many video and written histories of the cinema. It will use such references as “the Oxford History of World Cinema” and authoritative documentaries by experts in the field and other reference material.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Woodturning Beginners

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Thursday – Weekly  9:30 am – 11.30 am (6 week course) 25th January 2018.

PETRIE

TUTOR……. Derek Giles

Learn the basics of woodturning and make simple items.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Woodturning Intermediate

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Thursday –  Weekly  1:30 pm – 3.30 pm (6 week course) 25th January 2018.

PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Derek Giles

 

A follow on course from Beginners Woodturning where more advanced skills will taught and beautiful items made.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Cards & Games


Beginners Card Group

cardgamesBeginners Card Group

Monday – Weekly ongoing  12.45 pm – 4.00 pm from January 8th 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

                                   TUTOR ……. Di Brown

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

A variety of great card games are played based on Canasta, Bolivia, Hand and Foot and the ultimate – Hand and Foot Bolivia.  Once played you will be hooked.    A separate card group for experienced players meets each Thursday morning.

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Bridge for Beginners

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Monday – Weekly  9.00 am – 12.00 noon from 22nd January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave,
KALLANGUR

TUTOR …….Doug Wickham

Learn to play Bridge before progressing to the Social Bridge Group.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Card Games- Experienced Players

cards_2Card Games – Experienced Players [Class Full]

Thursday – Weekly ongoing  8.45 am – 12.30 pm from 4th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

                                  TUTOR ……. Di Brown

A variety of card games – Samba, Bolivia and Hand and Foot (a fun game that requires concentration), Frustration, Fan Tan and others.  This class is for experienced players only. A Beginners Card Group meets Monday afternoons.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Games 4 Brains

brainsGames 4 Brains

Monday – Fortnightly  9:30 am – 11:30 am from 8th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre 
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Allison Gardner

All are welcome to this fun class for those who like to keep their brains active by playing board games such as Scrabble, Upwords, Rummikub, Phase Ten, Skip-Bo, Monopoly Electronic Banking, and more.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Mah Jong – Monday Afternoons

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Monday – Weekly ongoing  12.30 pm – 3.30 pm from 8th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Laurel Boswell

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are four separate Mah Jong Groups.

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Mah Jong – Monday Mornings

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Monday – Weekly ongoing  9.00 am – 12.00 noon from 8th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. David Miles

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are four separate Mah Jong Groups. 

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Mah Jong – Thursday Afternoons

mahjong_1Mah Jong

Thursday – Weekly ongoing  12.30 pm – 3.30 pm from 4th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Joy Morton

 

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are four separate Mah Jong Groups.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Mah Jong – Thursday Mornings

mahjong_1Mah Jong [New Class] – New members welcome

Thursday – Weekly ongoing  9.30 am – 12 noon from January 12th 2017

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Joy Morton

 

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are four separate Mah Jong Groups.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Mah Jong – Wednesday Afternoons

mahjong_1Mah Jong

Wednesday – Weekly ongoing  12.30 pm – 3.30 pm from  10th January 2018

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Laurel Boswell

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are four separate Mah Jong Groups.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Mah Jong – Wednesday Mornings

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VACANCIES – NEW PLAYERS WELCOME

Wednesday – Weekly ongoing  9:30 am – 12:00pm from 10th January 2018.

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Glenys Webb

Learn to play this very popular game in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.  Please note:  There are five separate Mah Jong Groups.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Social Bridge

bridgeSocial Bridge

Monday –  Weekly  9.00 am – 12.00 noon from 22nd January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave,
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Beulah Bryson

Enjoy playing this interesting game in a social group. A Beginners Bridge Group also meets weekly on Monday.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

History


History and All That

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Monday – Fortnightly two groups – 1st and 3rd weeks of month

Group 1 – 10:00 am – 11:30 am from 22nd January 2018

Group 2 – 10:00 am – 11:30 am from 29th January 2018

STRATHPINE

                                                    TUTOR ……. Elizabeth Arden

Tantalising glimpses of the past and historical items of interest.   Two Groups.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

History of Popular Music

musicHISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC

2nd Friday of the month 10.00 to 12 noon from 12th January 2018.

U3A Pine Rivers Centre, 1480 Anzac Ave, Kallangur 4503

Tutor George Goodison

Discussion group on the Popular Music of the 50s, 60s and 70s era.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

The Mystery of History

History_6The Mystery of History

Monday – Fortnightly 9:30 am – 11:30 am from 22nd January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

                                          TUTOR ……. John McGregor

Exploring the history, lifestyles, events and inventions of the past

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

World at War

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WORLD at WAR

1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month – 9:30 am – 11:30 am from 3rd January 2018.

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. George Goodison

A history of World War II. The course will involve showing a TV box set of CDs of WW 2 stages with lectures, debates and discussions of events.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Knowledge & General Interests


Finding Inner Purpose

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FINDING INNER PURPOSE

1st & 3rd Friday of month 10.00-12.30 From 2 February.

Kings Cottage, 18 Dayboro Road, Petrie
Tutor: Russell Holland

Am I just keeping busy or is there some deeper purpose for me? This experiential course uses both inner and outer activities, individual and group, to help unfold our inner purposes. The exercises are non-religious and progress depends upon personal effort.
There will be field trips.
SEE CLASS NOTICES FOR FURTHER DETAIL

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

How To Use Your Camera

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HOW TO USE YOUR CAMERA

 

Tuesday – Weekly for five weeks.  9:30 am – 11:30 am  from 30th January 2018.

 

 

Bunya House
1167 South Pine Rd

ARANA HILLS                  

TUTOR ……. David Groombridge

Learn how to use your instruction book and how to navigate the camera menu.  Understand how to focus, measure light, depth of field and ‘rule of thirds’.  Bring your camera and manual to the class.

A course fee of $20 applies to cover costs and notes.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Memory Teasers

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Thursday –  4th Thursday of the month.   9:30 am – 12:00 noon 25th January 2018.

 

Lawnton Community Centre
Cnr Todd Rd and Ellis Sts
LAWNTON

TUTOR ……. Jim Mumford

Test your knowledge – just like Trivial Pursuit only more enjoyable

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

The Earth’s Construction and Evolution

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THE EARTH’S CONSTRUCTION AND EVOLUTION

Tuesday – Fortnightly 9.30 am – 11.30 am from 30th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre

1480 Anzac Ave

KALLANGUR

TUTOR:  Aldo van Heeswijck

This course looks at the internal structure of the Earth and the continuing evolution of the thin crust on which we stand.  The rock cycle is the basic concept of the three main rock types that form in specific tectonic environments.  The course concludes with the identification of geological structures and the ability to read and understand a geological map.

This course was conducted by this tutor last year and it proved to be very interesting and well worthwhile. We all learned a lot about the Earth and Geology. John Tendero

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

The U3A Photo Club

camera_3The U3A Photo Club

2nd Monday of  month, ongoing.   9:30 am – 11:30 am from 12th February 2018

Bunya House
1167 South Pine Rd

ARANA HILLS (and other venues)

David Groombridge

Exchange ideas on cameras, printers, photographic techniques, etc. Bring your photos. Discuss ways to overcome difficulties.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Languages


French – Conversational

teacher-clip artFRENCH – Conversational

Friday Weekly. 10:00 am – 12:00 noon from 9th February 2018

75 Boondooma Circuit
Albany Creek.

TUTOR ……. Salli Chmura

Practise speaking French in a small conversation group. For intermediate to advanced French speakers.
Limit about 12.
$10 per term for photocopying and tea/coffee.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

German

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Monday Fortnightly. 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm from 22nd January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers  Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

                                                 TUTOR ……. Ricky Hunter

Learn and improve conversational German.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Italian

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Tuesday –  Weekly    2:45 pm – 3:45 pm from 27th February 2018.

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Noel Toscano

Learn or improve conversational Italian

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Spanish

 

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SPANISH

Tuesday – Weekly  9.30 am – 10.30 am from 23rd January 2018.

 

 

Pine Rivers Community Health Centre
568 Gympie Rd
STRATHPINE

TUTOR ……. Carin Timo

Conversational Spanish—Continuing students or some prior knowledge required if new to the class.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Literature


Creative Writing

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Creative Writing

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month  9:00 am – 12:00 noon from 17th January 2018.

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd
PETRIE

TUTORS …….Lyn Paton, Helen Goleby

Learn how to write your personal memoirs and other stories.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Book Discussion – Group 5 (Kallangur)

books_1Kallangur Book Discussion – Group 5

Thursday – 3rd Tuesday of the Month.   11:00 pm – 1:00 pm from 16th January 2018.

 

 

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave  
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Linda Lucas

Read and discuss chosen books.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Book Discussion – Group 4 (Kallangur)

books_1Kallangur Book Discussion – Group 4

Thursday – 3rd Thursday of the Month.   1:30 pm – 3.00 pm from 18th January 2018.

 

 

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave  
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Linda Lucas    (Class currently full)

Read and discuss chosen books.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Book Discussion – Group 3 (Warner)

books_1Book Discussion – Group 3

Thursday –  3rd Thursday of the Month.  10:00 am – 11.30 am from 18th January 2018.

 

 

Pendicup Community Centre,
365 Samsonvale Road,  
WARNER

TUTOR …….. Marg Evans – NB: Waiting List – this class is full.

Read and discuss a chosen book.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Book Discussion – Group 2 (Kings Cottage)

books_1Book Discussion – Group 2

Thursday –  4th Thursday of the month.  9:30 am – 11.00 am from 18th January 2018.

 

 

Kings Cottage
18 Dayboro Rd, 
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Yvonne Wickham

Read and discuss a chosen book.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Book Discussion – Group 1 (Strathpine Library)

books_1Book Discussion – Group 1 – Class Full

Thursday –  2nd Thursday of the Month.  10:00 am – 11.30 am 8th February 2018.

 

 

Strathpine Library
Gympie Road,  
STRATHPINE

TUTOR ……. Bill Bryson

Read and discuss chosen books.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

 

Music


CELTIC, FOLK, COUNTRY – MUSIC GROUP

musicCeltic, Folk, Country – Music Group

Thursday afternoon – Commencing –1:00 pm from 25th January 2018.

72 Homestead Road,

Morayfield

TUTOR:  Doug Rath  – Please phone before attending

Members are encouraged to bring along an instrument, sing or even play a CD of their favourite music.  There is plenty of parking and covered area to accommodate a large group.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Concordia Choir

choirConcordia Choir

Twice Monthly.  1.00 pm – 3.00 pm from 5th February 2018

River Baptist Church
90 Francis Road,
LAWNTON

TUTOR ……. Irene MacFarlane

The Concordia Choir offers the challenge of singing a variety of styles of music in four part harmony within a fun atmosphere under the guidance of a very gifted conductor.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Introduction to Ukulele

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Tuesday – 2nd and 4th Tuesday of Month. 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm from 13th February 2018.

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave Kallangur.

TUTOR:  Len Farina

The course will cover types of ukuleles and which ukulele to buy, care for your
instrument, how to hold the ukulele, how to strum, the names of the open
strings, music notation, tablature, playing various songs and having FUN in the
process.
Applications should be made to Len Farina and will be on
a first come first in basis, starting with a maximum of 12 people.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Kumbartcho Singers

choirKumbartcho Singers – New members welcome

Thursday –  2nd & 4th Thursday of Month.  1.30 pm – 3.30 pm from 8th February 2018.

Rivers Baptist Church
90 Francis Road
LAWNTON

TUTOR ……. Derek Macfarlane

Do you enjoy singing? Then why not join our U3A Choir, “The Kumbartcho Singers”. No previous musical experience required….just a joy of singing. The choir has an accompanist and a conductor.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Piano & Organ Encouragement

Piano & Organ Encouragement

Wednesday – Fortnightly ongoingpiano_silhouette
Group 1     10.00 am – 3:00 pm from 24th January 2018
Group 2     12.30 pm – 3.00 pm from 17th January 2018

Various venues. Please phone to obtain details.

TUTORS …….   June Heilbronn — Barbara Baker

This is a friendly group who get together each fortnight to play the piano and/or organ. If you would like to brush up your skills, think about joining. Please phone before attending.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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U3A Band

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Friday – Weekly  – 9:30 am – 12:00 noon from 2nd February 2018.

Pendicup Community Centre
365 Samsonvale Rd, Warner

TUTOR ……. Anne Meyer

 

Do you play a musical instrument? Come and play along with the U3A Band, “No Worries”. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Dance, Exercise & Well Being


Archery

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Wednesday – Fortnightly ongoing  9:00 (Summer 8am) – 11:00 am from 24th January 2018

115 Narangba Rd
KURWONGBAH
Fee Applies

TUTOR ……. Kris Casey, Dave Adams

Learn this popular sport. Bows may be hired.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Circle Dance

circledanceCircle Dance – New members welcome

Wednesday – Fortnightly.    10:00 am  – 12:00 noon from 7th February 2018..

Bray Hall
Cooke St
PETRIE

TUTOR ……. Carol Hughes

Dancing in a circle is the oldest form of community dance. Traditional folk dances celebrate the seasons, work, life, love and loss. These dances introduce us to music and rhythms that we would not normally meet. It is like stepping into the shoes of someone from a country and culture which is very different. Come along for some fun and fitness.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Croquet

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Thursday weekly.  9.30 am – 11.30 am Ongoing  from January 2018.

Joe Davis Park

Deakin St

BRENDALE

 

TUTOR ……. Carolyn Ribone

Learn a sport that can be played by all ages pretty much anywhere and is known as a traveller’s sport.  It is snooker on grass.  It is healthy for both mind and body and is social.  Join the friendly members at Joe Davis Park.  All equipment provided.  Fee:  Two free visits, then $8 per visit which includes refreshments.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Lawn Bowls

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Tuesday – Weekly ongoing  9:00 am – 12:00 noon from 9th January 2018

Samford Bowls Club
Mt Samson Rd
SAMFORD

Cost $13.00 per session (includes refreshments)

TUTOR ……. Graham Clarke:  Registration required.

Footwear suitable for Bowls Green is required. New and social bowlers always welcome.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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PILATES FOR SENIORS

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Wednesday – Weekly.   1:45 pm –  2:30 pm from 7th February 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Nadine Hyde  Fee $6 per class

Pilates sessions is a way to stay in shape while reducing the risk of injury that weight-bearing exercises may cause. Please bring own mat & small cushion or towel.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Strong People Stay Young – Kallangur Centre

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Strong People Stay Young – Kallangur Centre

Tuesday   9.00 am – 10.15 am from 2nd January 2018.

 

U3A Pine Rivers Centre

1480 Anzac Ave

KALLANGUR

TUTOR:  Valerie Wright

A strength training, weight resistant exercise program to improve balance, posture, bone density and fitness in a positive social group.  Light clothing (e.g. tracksuit) and joggers should be worn.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

Strong People Stay Young – Kallangur Centre

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Strong People Stay Young – Kallangur Centre

Except 3rd Friday of month

Friday 10:00 am – 11:15 am from 5th January 2018.

 

U3A Pine Rivers Centre

1480 Anzac Ave

KALLANGUR

TUTORS:  Ann Robertson, Valerie Armstrong, Vanessa Bradley

A strength training, weight resistant exercise program to improve balance, posture, bone density and fitness in a positive social group.  Light clothing (e.g. tracksuit) and joggers should be worn.

Strong People Stay Young – Thursdays (Everton Hills)

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Thursday – Weekly – 2 Sessions
Session 1:  9:30 am – 10:45 am 25th January 2018.
Session 2:  1:00 pm – 2:15 pm 25th January 2018.

 

Ferny Districts Fishing Club
11 Cabrilla St  
EVERTON HILLS

TUTORS ……. Joan Amorsen –   Carolyn Turton
TUTORS ……. Pat Worton –  Carmel Harris

A strength training, weight resistance exercise program to improve balance, posture, bone density and fitness in a positive social group

 Light clothing (e.g. tracksuit) & joggers should be worn.

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Strong People Stay Young – Tuesdays (Everton Hills)

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Tuesday – Weekly – 2 Sessions
Session 1:   9:30 am – 10:45 am from 23rd January 2018
Session 2:   1:00 pm – 2:15 pm from 23rd January 2018

 

Ferny Districts Fishing Club
11 Cabrilla St
EVERTON HILLS

TUTORS ……. Joan Amorsen,   Carolyn Turton
TUTORS ……. Pat Worton,  Carmel Harris

A strength training, weight resistance exercise program to improve balance, posture, bone density and fitness in a positive social group

Light clothing (e.g. tracksuit) & joggers should be worn.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Tai Chi for Health Beginners

taichiTai Chi for Health Beginners

Wednesday – Weekly.   2:30 pm –  3:15 pm from 7th February 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Nadine Hyde  Fee $6 per class

Specifically modified programmes that are simple, yet deliver significant benefits to everyone. There is a particular emphasis for those living with a chronic condition like arthritis, diabetes, back pain or recovery from cancer and other illnesses.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Tai Chi for Health Intermediate

taichiTai Chi for Health Intermediate

Wednesday – Weekly.   1:00 pm –  1:45 pm from 7th February 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre
1480 Anzac Ave
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Nadine Hyde  Fee $6 per class

Specifically modified programmes that are simple, yet deliver significant benefits to everyone. There is a particular emphasis for those living with a chronic condition like arthritis, diabetes, back pain or recovery from cancer and other illnesses.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here.

Weights for Mates

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Monday – Weekly  8:15 am – 9:15 am from 8th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre 
1480 Anzac Av
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Barry Wedd, Paul Baguley

This program allows mature men to learn exercises and techniques that improve fitness and health.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

For additional details regarding General Information please click here. 

Weights for Mates – Friday

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Friday – Weekly  8:30 am – 9:30 am from 5th January 2018

U3A Pine Rivers Centre 
1480 Anzac Av
KALLANGUR

TUTOR ……. Ray Rolland, Barry Wedd

Strengthening exercises using light weights. Suitable for older men.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Yoga – Afternoon Group

YogaYoga – Afternoon Group

Tuesday – Weekly ongoing 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm from 23rd January 2018

Lawnton Community Centre, Cnr Todd and Ellis Streets, Lawnton.

TUTOR ……. Doug Rath

 

This class is based on Hatha Yoga, with a significant component of back care, centering and breathing practice, followed by limbering and stretching. This is practical yoga. You do not need to be flexible: just willing to try.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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Yoga – Morning Group

YogaYoga – Morning Group

Tuesday – Weekly  10:00 am – 11:30 am from 23rd January 2018

Lawnton Community Centre
Cnr Todds Rd & Ellis St     
LAWNTON

TUTOR ……. Anne Budd

This is an introductory class based on Hatha Yoga, where each student is encouraged to work at their own level. As the term progresses new poses will be introduced. Classes will include stretching, with some breathing and meditation exercises.

CLASS FULL – WAITING LIST

Please no perfumes, perfumed products, Dencorub or similar products to be worn to this class.

For further information please contact the Kallangur Office on 3880 6677 during office hours 9:00am to 12:noon

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