You can now pay your membership fees online when you renew or join U3A Redlands.
U3A Redlands and Cleveland District State High School STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) students are sharing an afternoon session 4.00pm - 5.30pm on Monday 16 March to explore the new and exciting world of Robotics.
Meet in from of the U3A Redlands Office in the school grounds, Room F5 at 3.50pm.
To share in this cutting edge technology (and be able to speak the lingo with children and grandchildren) add your name to the list by contactingby Monday 9 March.
This event is now full, waitlist available. This is going to be a very interesting and entertaining workshop. Come along and be amazed !
Part 1 - "Confessions of a Lighthouse Engineer"
Thursday 19 March @ 9.30am - 11.00am
Jack Duvoisin was a Lighthouse Engineer for 30 years. He has volunteered at the Queensland Maritime Museum for 20 years and also volunteers as a radio operator at VZ4RQ Marine Radio Moreton Bay. Hear the history of Lighthouses in Australia and his many interesting stories about Lighthouse Technical Support.
Thursday 2 April @ 9.30 - 11.00am
"Alpha, Bravo, Charlie - Calling all Boaties"
Our guest presenters are volunteers from VZ4RQ Marine Radio Moreton Bay who operate on rosters 7 days a week from the Royal Queensland Yacht Club Manly. They are experts in correct radio procedure, phonetic alphabet and will provide a broad view of communications in radio rooms in the Moreton Bay area.
Thursday 30 April @ 9.30am - 11.00am
Retired pilot James Ayre explains how pilot reports can built an accurate picture of flight conditions at different altitudes. Learn their weather forecasting tricks and how these can affect their flight routes and ultimate aim to ensure a safe trip for crew and passengers.
Welcome to attend one or all in the series.
All $5 per session. Please contact the office to have your name added to the interest list by email toor 3821 3888
TAFE Alexandra Hills Block Ca, Windemere Road, Capalaba
Thursday 30 April, 7 and 14 May (please note change of dates)
Class 1 will run from 11.30am - 1.00pm - full
Class 2 will run from 1.30pm - 3.00pm - a few spaces left.
$35.00 cost payable for class fee and materials. To register your interest please emailor phone 3821 3888.
Activities for learning and enjoyment
Discover what is happening in U3A across Queensland and beyond by attending this not to be missed event. Network with colleagues across the state and make new friends.
Enjoy a pre-conference day trip to beautiful Stradbroke Island
For registration & more information
Proudly hosted by U3A Redlands District
Venue : TAFE Alexandra Hills, Block Ca
Time : 11.30 - 1.00pm on 27 February, 12 and 26 March
(Welcome to attend one or all lectures in the series)
Lecture on 27 February - Guest Speaker - Kim Richards MP for Redlands
Kim Richards is the first female representative for Redlands in the Queensland Parliament. Hear from her about life before politics - smart cities, India and more.
Lecture on 12 March - Guest Speaker - Garry White
From ensuring your safety in the sky (air traffic controller) to working as a volunteer, Garry has information to share that will captivate you.
Lecture on 26 March - Guest Speaker Graeme Tait
Enjoy a fun and enjoyable talk by Graeme on his love affair with Jazz
To register your interest please emailor phone 3821 3888 during office hours 9am - 12 noon.
Venue and time: Donald Simpson Community Centre - Mondays starting at 9.30am
Mar 2: A Fragile and Precious Environment: Reflections from
West Africa. Presenter Professor Allison Howell
Mar 9: Some Lesser Know Achievers. Presenter Brian Hedges
Mar 16: The Changing Face of Life in Australia (the rites of marriage, birth and death): Presenter Neville Knott
Mar 23: Bus trip to Christmas Creek, Lamington. $45 All Day Trip, including morning tea, lunch and travel. Tickets still available from Life in Australia.
Mar 30: U3A Singers
29 Mar Lighthouse Cafe, 237 Shore St. North, Cleveland
26 Apr Shingle Inn, Shop 75, Stocklands, Cleveland
Meeting on the last Sunday of the month at various local venues. Meet 8.00am Summer and 8.30am Winter.
Venue: TAFE - Alexandra Hills
Dates: Thursday - 27 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar
Cost: $5 includes morning tea
Tutors: George Chapman, Anne McBurnie
Meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month in the small hall of the Cleveland Uniting Church, Passage Street, Cleveland from 2.00pm - 4.00pm.
19 Mar Australian Landmarks
16 April Military
21 May Famous Buildings
5 March: Norway - Speaker will be Jennifer Brew
2 April: Germany - Speaker will be Lisa Quandt
7 May: Great Southern Rail - Geoff and Sandra Robson
All welcome, meeting at the Cleveland Uniting Church Hall, Passage Street, Cleveland for a 9.30am start.
Becoming a tutor of a course at U3A can open the door to a whole new world: not just for the participants but the tutor as well. If you wish further information about becoming a tutor and joining our enthusiastic band, please contact the office on 3821 3888or one of our tutor liaison officers Nahn Shimmons or Karen Buhmann
U3A, short for the University of the Third Age, provides members with affordable education and the opportunity to study and learn in a relaxed environment. The U3A approach to instruction is informal and study groups are attended by an experienced tutor. There are no prerequisites required to join classes and no exams or formal assessments of students. Redlands U3A provides activities and classes covering a range of different subjects. Peruse our list of courses and find that subject that has always interested you but you never had the time to do.
You can apply for membership by completing our online form and then paying your application fee by EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer).
Alternatively, you can download and print our membership application form and bring the completed form and payment to our office during office hours.
For more information on joining U3A Redlands and attending classes, please read our Frequently Asked Questions.