Photos of some classes in 2019:
Some photos from the Tuesday Table Tennis group. A fun way to keep fit and polish up those hand-eye coordination skills.
Birds of the Hawkesbury class on a field trip to Wheeny Creek in Wollemi National Park
Now … which direction did that bird go?
The Ethics class, led by Ian Biddle. This group tackles ethical questions arising from politics, social issues and personal experience. Very stimulating discussions.
The U3A Watercolour Art class. Members of this creative group are encouraged and supported to paint pictures of their own choice, using their own style.
Our Tai Chi class, led by Margarete Formanek. A great combination of fitness, balance, concentration and posture.
Old Time Dancing, at North Richmond Community Centre, led by Denise Matthews
Our U3A French scholars, led by Dianne Lanham
Mobile devices. led by Ray Hart
Philosophy, led by Doug Craigie.
The U3A Ukulele Group, led by Denise Lazdans.
Enthusiastic and talented artists in the Art Classes, led by Deidre Morrison.
A very keen group of Samba players, led by Pam Peters
Book Discussion Group, led by Wendy Dunstan
Winners from the inaugural Hawkesbury U3A Writing Competition in 2018:
Ian Biddle judge, Meg Shepherd winner, Geoff Hatch president, Rhonda Green winner, Valerie Tabet (dec.) winner, Penny Fraser judge, Carole Boendermaker winner, Rae McCully judge, Mike Watson (dec.) winner
Photos from the Birds of the Hawkesbury course in 2019, courtesy of class member Valerie Tabet (dec.), who was an enthusiastic member of our class:
Spotted Pardalote at its nest burrow (Grose Vale)
Australasian Darter (Yarramundi Reserve)
Musk Lorikeets investigating a nest hollow (Ebenezer)
New Holland Honeyeater (Agnes Banks Nature Reserve)
Great Egret (Pugh’s Lagoon)
Dianne Thompson receiving life membership 2018