Author: Peter Ward

Latest Newsletter from the President

Latest Newsletter from the President Our Summer break is about to come to a close – I feel that I will be slipping back into my ‘normal routine’ with U3A Stonnington in full action again.  It will be so good to catch up with friends and acquaintances.  I hope that you are all well.   Make the most […]

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U3A FELTING & COLLAGE ART

U3A FELTING & COLLAGE ART FELTING Felting is the most ancient form of textile art.  It predates weaving and spinning techniques.  Felting existed in the Neolithic period with samples of felting date back to the Bronze and Iron Ages. Felt’s origins were found in Asia and the Middle East where it was an essential element for […]

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Congratulations Professor Louis Roler AM!

We are delighted to see that Professor Louis Roller was recognised with a King’s Birthday Honour – Member (AM), General Division. We have first-hand experience of Louis’ contribution to community, education and pharmacy with his many hours – over many years – of mind expanding, meticulously prepared, interesting lectures about our health and medicines.  All presented with […]

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Saving a life using a Defibrillator

Saving a life using a Defibrillator Stonnington council has installed an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the U3A Stonnington building because it can greatly improve outcomes if used quickly following cardiac arrest. Simple and safe to use, the following short videos may help you save someones life. In emergencies requiring a defibrillator also call Triple-Zero emergency services. The “Performing […]

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Saving a life using a Defibrillator

Saving a life using a Defibrillator Stonnington council has installed an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the U3A Stonnington building because it can greatly improve outcomes if used quickly following cardiac arrest. Simple and safe to use, the following short videos may help you save someones life. In emergencies requiring a defibrillator also call Triple-Zero emergency services. The “Performing […]

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Poetry

An enthusiastic poetry appreciation group has been running at Stonington for more than seven years. Poetry Pilgrims was introduced by Anthony Ash, and in the early days Jennifer Strauss, a poet, helped us to become established. We had some time with no particular leader but are now privileged to have had the continuing leadership of […]

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U3A Stonnington Library

The Library has been undergoing a few changes over the last year and is now up and running in Room 4 at Valetta Street!  It is open for members at all times. Do take a moment to come in and browse the interesting collection! You will be surprised by the variety of books available. There […]

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Member Activities

Member Activities Courses; live, learn, enjoy. Art and craft, Current affairs and news , Excursions and outings, Exercise, e.g. Tai Chi, Films and cinema review, Games, including board games, mah-jong, bridge and cards, Gardens, Health and wellbeing, History, Languages, Literature and poetry, Music appreciation, Science and technology, Society, Travel, Walks (gardens and historic areas).

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