Interest Groups  

Co-ordinator:  Graham Harrison ph 855 6217

www.u3ahamilton.org.nz

[email protected]

No Group Name Convenor Telephone Monthly Meeting Days Meeting Times Vac
1 Antiques & Collectables Raeburne Bourke 8562431 2nd Friday 1.30 – 3.00 pm No
2 Armchair Astronomy Brian Morris 855 7453 1st Friday 9.30  – 11.30 am Yes
3 Book Discussion 1
The Page Turners
Susan Gresson 021 414 516 3rd Tuesday 10.00  – 11.30 am No
4 Book Discussion 2 Sheila Emslie 839 7741 4th Tuesday 1.30 No
5 Book Discussion 3 Australian Authors Lesley Lee 824 7128 2nd Wednesday 10.30  - 12.00 pm No
6 Coffee Companions Judith Hickman 849 0242 2nd Friday 10.30  – 11.30 am Yes
7 Computer Technology Carol Carr 027 348 6704 1st Wednesday 10.00  - 11.30 am Yes
8 Current Affairs Gorham Milbank 855 4757 1st & 3rd  Fridays 1.30 - 3.00 pm Yes
9 Dining Together Pending   As opportunities arise Usually during day Yes
10 Gardening 1
Plantaholics
Marilyn Hopkins 027 2749179 4th Monday 10.00 am No
11 Gardening 2 Carol O'Meagher 027 733 3210 1st Tuesday 10.00 am Yes
12 Hiking Des J   2nd Friday 9.00 am Yes
13 History - General Paul Etheredge [email protected] 2nd Wednesday 1.30 pm – 3.00 pm Yes
14 History - New Zealand Dave Douglas 850 1624 3rd Mondays 9.30 No
15 Knit, Stitch & Chat Catherine Gurnsey 855 8328 3rd Tuesday 1.30 – 3.00 pm Yes
16 Mah Jong Lesley Dunn 021 371 314 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 1.00 pm Yes
17 Music Appreciation Gordon Fitzroy-Kelly 854 3361 2nd  Monday 9.30  – 11.30 am No
18 Natural Environment of Hamilton Janet Ruf 8434202 3rd Wednesday 10.00 am – noon Yes
19 Play Reading Marguerite Toy 022 670 0540 4th Thursday 10.00 am - 12.30 pm Yes
20 Self-Publishing Janet Hanfling 855 3551 In recess   Yes
21 Shakespeare for Everyone Alison Ringer 027 346 3691 1st Wednesday 10.00 Yes
22 Theatre & Shows Pending   As opportunities arise Usually matinees Yes
23 Uke3A Jam Judith Hickman 849 0242 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 1.15  – 2.45 pm Yes
24 Ukulele Beginners Judith Hickman
Janet Pope
849 0242 As needed to meet demand.   Yes
25 Wine Appreciation Julie Shaw 854 6040 2nd Thursday 4.00  – 6.00 pm No
26 Men’s Coffee Bob Wilcock 0210414848 2nd Thursday 10.30 Yes
27 Singalong Wayne Wright 027 4083653 1st Wednesday 1.15 Yes
28 Lone Nitwits Judith Hickman 027 6646712 Member’s homes   Yes

Please note that if there are no vacancies in any group that interests you, Graham Harrison maintains waiting lists and additional interest groups will be formed once there are five or more people keen to participate.  We are always keen to hear ideas for new groups at any time.  To contact U3A about our Interest Groups, you may either telephone Graham, or email us a, or leave a message via the form on the website. 

 Updated:        21 June, 2022