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A bit of Christmas fun

The Line Dancing Class – The U3A Knox Strummers Christmas Concert at a retirement village –

The Mystery Bus Tour

The Mystery Bus Tour on Tuesday December 10 turned out to be a great day. Our driver Gordon certainly kept our final destination a mystery. We stopped at Lillydale Lake and thought we’d arrived but not the case! Off we went again on a very scenic and circuitous route that kept us guessing where we’d […]

Tutors’ Lunch 2019

Despite hot weather, those who came to this year’s Tutors’ Lunch last Monday enjoyed a tasty meal and the company of others. We were entertained by our talented Ukelele and Guitar Strummers and enjoyed singing along to some familiar tunes. Our new President Lawrie Gaylard gave special thanks to retiring tutors Sheila Ewan, Maggie Kamensky, […]

Annual General Meeting 2019

The Annual General Meeting of U3A Knox Inc will be held on Friday 29th November, commencing at 10:30am. The venue is the Parkhills Centre, 1a Park Boulevard, Ferntree Gully. Please make it a priority to try and attend as there are constitutional changes to be voted on, and ballots to select at least two members […]

Walk details for week of 9 December

We have come to the end of the U3A 2019 year, but thanks to the dedication of our wonderful bushwalking leaders, it is not the end of our activities. Our walks program will continue with only a short break over the Christmas – New Year period albeit in a slightly abbreviated form. On Monday December […]

Payment of Fees

When it becomes time to pay fees for 2020, if you prefer not to pay online, you can now pay at the U3A office with cash, Eftpos or Credit Card.

A successful Fashion Show

Around seventy people had an enjoyable afternoon at our Fashion Show for 2019, with outfits provided by Cliché Clothing and beautifully modelled by our very own U3A members.  The clothing was very popular, with many items snapped up by those who attended. After the show, we were offered a delicious afternoon tea which was enjoyed […]

End of Term Lunch

Over 75 people attended our end of term lunch last Friday. We listened to a thought-provoking presentation by a member of our local Indigenous community, who shared stories of his ancestry, discussed some of his current day experiences, and recounted some disturbing historical facts. Despite the far-reaching impacts of British colonisation, the key message was […]

Living as an aboriginal today

Our guest speaker for the U3A Knox End of Term Lunch is a member of the local indigenous community who will share with us what it means to live as an aboriginal today. We’ll also hear music from the Yeng Gali Mullum Reconciliation Choir and U3A Music Muster, with a sing along included. The lunch […]

Quilt & Craft Show 2019

The weekend of the 13th and 14th April saw the second running of our biennial Craft and Quilt Show. The quantity and quality of exhibits was, at the very least, equal to that of our first show. Once more an army of volunteers served to bring the event to fruition, led by Jan Bottcher, Pam […]