What’s New?

A new course for Term 2

Watercolours for the Very Beginners

This course is offered ONLY to those members who have never tried painting with Watercolours.
So, come along and discover the “artist within”.

BE QUICK!… as numbers are limited. Please enroll in the usual way.

U3A Network Qld Conference 2018

U3A Network Queensland State Conference – Big things have small beginnings – is being held in Redcliffe 31 May & 1 June.
Register now to attend your conference –  go to:

Share trading Discussion Group

Are you interested in joining a share trading discussion group?

The Tutor and Course Coordinator wants to know what interest there is among our members. and contact Wayne if you are interested; by 20 April please.

Term 2, 2018 Lecture Program

To see the full list of interesting and informative lectures lined up for us for term 2, 2018, click .

Then click on the Read more buttons in the list to find out about the lectures and the speakers.

New History Class

U3A is looking to start a History Discussion Group meeting at the Masonic Hall in Maleny. The aim is to have the first session on Wednesday 18 April at 1pm.

Enrol now!!

Parking at the University

Please read the following link regarding parking when you come to the U3A Office or Lectures at our Lecture Rooms at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
https://www.usc.edu.au/…/tra…/parking/parking-fees-and-fines  Handy hint: To get a receipt by obtaining the Four Digit Code from the parking meter, perhaps take either your phone to take a photo or a pen and paper to note the the 4 digit code, as it flashes and vanishes very quickly. https://www.my-receipt.com/

Book Review – Force of Nature by Jane Harper

Steve Reilly rates this book a 6.
He says it is a page turner but not one of the great crime thrillers. He found it to be a competently written work with a good flow of words but with no ‘wow’ passages. For his full review

Notice of Meeting

Click  Notice of Meeting  to download  the notice for the AGM, to be held 10:00am Saturday 21 April 2018 in Lecture Room 7 – University of the Sunshine Coast

For all AGM 2018 documents, click on AGM 2018.  This webpage can also be accessed through the WHAT’S NEW? drop down menu above.

Nominate now

Nominations are now open for the U3A Management Committee to be elected at the 2018 Annual General Meeting. click Nomination Form  Nominations close 23 March. Nominees should read Committee Responsibilities.
For more information click on AGM 2018 in the WHAT’S NEW? drop down menu above.

Brisbane U3A China Tour

Bryan Iles, a Brisbane U3A tutor, is inviting members to join a Silk Road Tour in China in October 2108 that he is organising  The cut off date for registering is 4 May. Do not contact U3A Sunshine Coast about this tour. U3A Sunshine Coast is not involved in the organisation of the tour.

New Tutor and Course Coordinator

Wayne Curran is the new Tutor and Course Coordinator. His role is to assist tutors and help create new courses. Wayne plans to get around and meet as many tutors as possible – to introduce himself and see if there is anything he can assist with. And if you have a new course in mind you would like to tutor, please contact Wayne.  Contact Wayne by email at (no hyphen)

Music Makers Band 2018 Schedule

This entertaining band rehearses weekly and regularly performs at Retirement villages all over the Coast playing music of the 40s,50s jazz and popular tunes. to find out where they are playing in 2018.



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