Category Archives: News

2017 Let’s get started!

Our committee members have already commenced promoting the U3A Strathalbyn program for 2017 with a stand at the Strathalbyn Monthly Market.  We will be back at the Lions Quarterly Market on 29th January with programs and joining forms ready to … Continue reading

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Don Hopgood – the bibliophile

What a privilege it is to have Dr Don Hopgood AO share his thoughts on some of the books he has read and enjoyed.  The four sessions spread over four weeks during winter stretched our brains while tickling our funny bones … Continue reading

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Down Hill to December

Spring is in the air which means the end of the year is rushing headlong towards us. Changes to the Program and forthcoming events are detailed in the August Newsletter which is available here on the website.  Points to note … Continue reading

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On Display!

The annual Strathalbyn Craft Fair provided an excellent opportunity to mount an exhibition of U3A activities. A colourful display by the Social Art Group, healthy herb plants from the Hands on Gardening group, attractive handmade cards for sale and items relevant to many … Continue reading

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February already!

The AGM and Registration day are done and now it is time to get started on the year’s learning, sharing and having fun. Most activities still have vacancies and it is never too late to start. Unfortunately we have had … Continue reading

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The IGA Mall proved to be a suitable venue to hold the Expo this year.  Existing members stopped to pick up a program, make an early bird registration and to pay their annual subs. Our sign and displays attracted the … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 800 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Quiz Night Participants Wanted!

Quiz nights are fun! Quiz nights raise money for worthwhile causes! Quiz nights are a great way to socialise! Strathalbyn U3A members and their family and friends can join our Quiz Night Contestants group. There is no compulsion to attend  … Continue reading

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De-Cluttering part 2

Following the success of our first de-cluttering session at Howards Storage World a second session is being considered for later in the year.  Watch this site for further details

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Cryptic Crosswords

Do you wish you knew the key to unlock the mysteries of Cryptic Crosswords? Chris Thompson will be presenting an afternoon on Thursday 16th July to do just that. 2pm – 4pm in the Angas Room of the Strathalbyn Community Centre … Continue reading

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