The Annual General Meeting of U3A Knox was held on Wed 22 November in a new venue at Carrington Park, Knoxfield. Attendance was healthy, estimated at over 85 members, and 14 devices checked in to proceedings via the Zoom live stream. Reports were received from the President (Jan Bottcher), Secretary (Brigitte Salwat), Course Coordinator (Cristina […]
On Sunday 29 October, members of U3A Knox gathered to celebrate the 30th birthday of the organisation. We came to the Bellbird campus in Boronia, now a part of the history of U3A Knox. Jan Bottcher, the current president, welcomed everyone and spoke about the past establishment of the organisation, its current strength and its healthy […]
Around 50 people caught up for lunch at Knox Tavern last Friday. Yet again, the food and company were excellent. Everyone was given a ticket in a free raffle, with the lucky winners receiving chocolates or a bottle of wine. Please go to our Picture Gallery to see some photos taken on the day.
Trivia Afternoon Was Loads of Fun What a fun time we all had at our trivia afternoon held on Wednesday 12 July. The competition was fierce as we tackled some tricky questions about music, politics, geography and more. In the end, the winning team blitzed the competition with their breadth of trivia knowledge. The “Wooden […]
There were lots of smiling faces and much happy chatter at our mid-year lunch this year, held at Crave Restaurant in Boronia. The company was brilliant, the Seniors meals delicious and the service excellent. This year’s President Jan Bottcher and Events Coordinator Daphne Ristic welcomed guests to a very enjoyable lunch and get-together. Five lucky door […]
U3A Knox Insurance Policies There have, from time to time, been questions asked regarding who in the U3A Knox is insured and who is not and why. This response attempts to address some of these enquiries. For legal liability, in other words cover against litigation, the U3A Knox is insured with VMIA (Victorian Managed Insurance […]
Looking forward to welcoming you all back to classes in 2023!! I have missed my regular U3A “fix”! For your information, here is some detail from our Office Manager Carol, concerning contact with the U3A Knox office at the Bellbird Boronia campus (corner of Erica Ave and Chandler Rd) To begin 2023, Boronia Bellbird office […]