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Week of Feb 5th

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4 February, 2024
5 February, 2024(2 events)

9:30 am: Mahjong


5 February, 2024

Hosted by Members

Mahjong Group is an ongoing group that plays every Monday morning and Friday afternoon. If you like to play cards, perhaps you would like to try Mahjong. Beginners are welcome to come along. If you have a Mahjong set, bring it along and if you would like to read up on the subject, the Mahjong Player's Companion by Patricia A. Thompson & Betty Maloney is recommended.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

2:00 pm: Monday Book Club


5 February, 2024

Hosted by Jenny Todd

This group is currently full, but a waiting list is maintained for any vacancies that come up in the group.  Enrol under Language and Literature.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia
6 February, 2024(2 events)

8:00 am: Nature Walkers


6 February, 2024

Hosted by group members

We love to stroll through the many walks around the Tablelands, weather permitting, but nothing too strenuous.  We enjoy the social experience of sharing nature, followed by a chat over coffee at a local cafe. You can enrol and you will be notified of our next meeting place.

When you enrol you will be informed of the venue in case we need to cancel or make last minute changes. Details for each walk will be emailed out prior to the date.

Around the Tablelands
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

9:50 am: Exploring the Past History Group


6 February, 2024

Hosted by Des O'Neill

Group members will be given a target list of 15 sites or locations in the local area to explore, photograph or draw, research and record their findings.
Meeting will be monthly to reveal who has been where. Members will give a talk about where they went and what they researched about the place they chose to explore.  Meeting on the first Tuesday of each month.  Please enrol online if you are interested in joining this group.
Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia
7 February, 2024(3 events)

7:30 am: Walking Group


7 February, 2024

Hosted by Mary Mahoney 

A walking group meets at 7.30am every Wednesday at the Platypus Park carpark, rain, hail or shine!  The walk will take from 40 minutes to 1hour, depending on your preference.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

10:00 am: Forum - The Getting of Wisdom


7 February, 2024

Hosted by David Turnbull

Further talks on major thinkers from Greek antiquity. We will trace the differences of approach taken by these philosophers down to the present day, particularly in relation to ethics. We will then open up the discussion to enable comparing approaches to the getting and attainment of wisdom advocated by a range of other historical and cultural groups (e.g. Hebrew, Roman, Christian, Taoist, Confucian, Buddhist, Indigenous). If you have any input about Greek and other ancient or modern cultures, please bring it along for discussion.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

5:00 pm: Healthy Lifestyle Group


7 February, 2024

Hosted by Debs Kerr

Meets at Room 22 at 5pm each Wednesday, walk for 20 minutes, followed by discussion, support and tips and tricks, or just come to Room 22 at 5.30pm.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia
8 February, 2024(2 events)

9:30 am: Qigong Tai Chi with Lesley Jenkins


8 February, 2024

Lesley will teach Tai Chi classes on Thursday mornings at 9.30am at Halloran's Hill, starting on Thursday 1st Feb and continuing weekly.  Please enrol under Exercise and Healthy Lifestyle. Gold Coin donation.

Halloran's Hill
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

2:00 pm: Thursday Book Club


8 February, 2024

Hosted by Members of the Group

This group meets on the second Thursday of each month, starting on February 8th at 2pm in Room 22.  Please enrol if you would like to join this group.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia
9 February, 2024(2 events)

10:30 am: Visit to Chinatown and Hou Wang Temple


9 February, 2024

U3A were offered a great opportunity to do a tour of Chinatown and the Hou Wang Temple, as detailed in the email sent out to all members.  We got a great response and as a result there will be a group of 30 attending this event on Friday 9th February (which happens to be the day before Chinese New Year).  For the people who have already put their name down for this tour, there is no need to enrol.  For those U3A members who have not yet put their name down, but would like to join another tour, please enrol online

Chinatown
Herberton Road
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia

1:00 pm: Mahjong Friday


9 February, 2024

Hosted by Members

Mahjong Group is an ongoing group that plays every Monday morning and Friday afternoon. If you like to play cards, perhaps you would like to try Mahjong. Beginners are welcome to come along. If you have a Mahjong set, bring it along and if you would like to read up on the subject, the Mahjong Player's Companion by Patricia A. Thompson & Betty Maloney is recommended.  Please enrol online.

Glyn Davies Room (Room 22)
42 Mabel Street
Room 22
Atherton, Qld 4883
Australia
10 February, 2024