Courses Summary

During the COVID-19 restrictions, some of our courses have now become available online through zoom. Please refer to the Courses Summary below to see the courses now online via zoom. Further details of those courses can also be found through the Timetable viewing options on the Courses page.

We offer a range of courses and activities and we are always adding new ones. If you have a hobby or interest you’d like to share, we would love to hear from you! We can help you become a group leader to facilitate a new group. Please contact our Courses Coordinator by email at courses@u3asunbury.org.au

For further details, please hover over, then click on, any of our courses and activities below. When you are ready to enrol in any of our courses or activities, just go through your member login to the Courses page.

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Course Categories


THE ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The Arts – We arrange visits to musicals, galleries as well as live theatre as appropriate. All members are welcome. Check the Events and Outings page on our website for details. Group Leader: M.Cann

Cinema Club – by arrangement. We meet at Sunbury Readings Cinema or take a train trip to a city cinema whenever there is a movie that members would like to see. All members are welcome. Afterwards, we have a meal nearby. The aim is to enjoy each other’s company, see a good movie and spend time discussing it. Check the Events and Outings page on our website for details. Group leaders: M & T Cann.

CREATIVE ARTS

Art for Fun

Card Making Craft

What Makes A Good Film? (online via zoom)

COURSEWORK LEARNING

Australian History Post–Federation

Philosophy (online via zoom)

CONVERSATION & DEBATE

Current Affairs (online via zoom)

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Social Seniors (online via zoom)

GAMES

Beginners Mah–jong (online via zoom)

Mah–jong

Bridge

Canasta

Cryptic Crosswords

GET ACTIVE

Ballroom and New Vogue Dancing

Healing Yoga (online via zoom)

Monthly Bike Rides

Square Dancing

Tai Chi for Arthritis 1st Form

Tai Chi for Arthritis 2nd Form

Wednesday Walkers

Weekly Warm–up Bike Rides

GUEST SPEAKERS

Guest Speakers – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Thursdays 10:00 – 11:45am at the Sunbury Footy Club. An interesting variety of Speakers are invited to address the group, to share their knowledge, thoughts and expertise. We have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss chosen topics and chat over morning tea with new and old friends.

8th October 2020 – Wildlife at Organ Pipes (online via Zoom)
29th October 2020 – Current and future plans for Sunbury (online via Zoom)
5th November 2020 – The Shrine and the importance of Rememberance Day (online via Zoom)
19th November 2020 – The importance of Organ Donation (online via Zoom)
3rd December 2020 – Funeral Celebrant all you need to know! (online via Zoom)

HISTORY

Sunbury Heritage Discussion Group (online via Zoom)

LANGUAGE

French Combined (French Conversation online via zoom)

German Conversation

LITERATURE

Sharing Shakespeare

The Happy Bookers Book Club

Sunbury Library Bookends Book Group (online via zoom)

OUTINGS

Outings are available to all members and whilst usually on the 4th Thursday of the month, they can happen on other days of the week by necessity. Outings are at members’ own expense and require confirmation of attendance. Once a term we aim to arrange an Arts outing depending on availability.

SCIENCE

Science for the Curious Module 1 Blood for Beginners (online via zoom)
Science for the Curious Module 2 Astronomy (online via zoom)
Science for the Curious Module 3 Climate Change (online via zoom)
Science for the Curious Module 4 How Things Work. (online via zoom)

More Astronomy (online via zoom)

SOCIAL & SPECIAL EVENTS

Dining Out

Sunbury Trivia Quiz (online via zoom)

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