Friday Classes

Friday Tennis
Tennis continues throughout the year, weather permitting. No term breaks.
Time: 8.00 am
Venue: Goonellabah Tennis Club, Reserve Street, Goonellabah
Conveners: Ed Bennett 0431 205 770
Phil Luckie 6624 2653
If you wish to join this group, please contact either Ed or Phil.

Friday Forum
Resumes: 19 October
Time: 9.30 am to 11.30 am
Venue: Lismore Heights Sports, Recreation & Community Club, High Street, Lismore Heights
Convener: Shirley Beaver 0434 905 364
Lively weekly discussion.
New members and visitors welcome. No need to enrol.
Please bring a 50¢ coin and a mug for morning tea.

Friday Forum Program

Does science need an ethical base? Richard Swinton & Quendy Young
Why is “slim” so great? Chris Rolfe & Trish Shuttleworth
What is the value of wilderness? Geoff Walker & Nick Mosey
Is it better to mend or spend? Richard Swinton & John Corcoran
Is mathematics an invention or a discovery? Tim Challis & Reg Timbrell
Is money the supreme value? Richard Swinton & Philippa Cutter
Should empathy always be followed by action? Chris Rolfe & Cathy Angus
Are any ideas beyond questioning? Geoff Walker & Sylvia Olson
Has “The News” become entertainment? Lindsay Aitken & Lyn Sandstrom

Preview: Term I — 2019

Difference between populism & democracy? Nick Mosey & Reg Timbrell
Why are humans so irrational? Richard Swinton & Tim Challis
How can we retain magic in our lives? Chris Rolfe & Jonathan Chance
Can — should — the corporate media be controlled? Geoff Walker & Geoff Manning
Is sport a substitute for war? Philippa Cutter & Geoff Manning
Is work better for us than leisure? Quendy Young & Michael Wheeler
What are the primary virtues? Geoff Walker & John Corcoran
What's the attraction of reality TV? Joan Pickup & Reg Timbrell
What is patriotism? Nick Mosey & Lindsay Aitken
What is the purpose of life? Richard Swinton & Marg Bruce
Does everything have a “use-by date”? Chris Rolfe & Pat MacLaren-Smith

La Fontanella Recorder Ensemble
Resumes: 19 October
Time: 10.00 am to 12.00 noon
Venue: SDA Church Hall, Pearces Creek Road, Alstonville
Conveners: Don Halliday 6628 7808
Robert Dingle 6624 8125
La Fontanella recorder ensemble is 20 years old this year and still going strong. We are happy to welcome new members, especially if they are already familiar with recorders. But if you are not certain of your ability or are just a beginner, Robert (6624 8125) or Don (6628 7808) will be happy to coach you privately at no cost at a mutually agreeable time.

Resumes: 19 October
Time: 10.00 am to 12.00 noon
Venue: Lismore Workers' Club, Keen Street
Conveners: Heather Boulton 6686 9286 and
Frank Ward 0427 345 756
This class is for instruction, hands-on participation and social fun.
Members learn about cameras, better picture-taking techniques and getting from camera to print. They engage in friendly competitions and have their pictures appraised by an experienced judge.
New members welcome.

Investment Discussion
Meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month during school terms.
Dates: 26 October,
9 & 23 November,
14 December
Time: 10.30 am to 12.00 noon
Venue: Church of Latter-Day Saints 3 Glen Court, Goonellabah
Convener: Brian Sykes 6624 3264
A very informal discussion group. We share general information about all aspects of retirement income and investment.
Everyone is welcome.

500 Card Group
Continues throughout the year including school holidays.
Time: 1.45 to 4.15 pm
Venue: Lismore Workers' Club, Keen Street, Mezzanine Level 2
Convener: Judy Mason 6624 1549
Everyone welcome. Just turn up on time and you will be included. No cards on Public Holidays or the weeks leading up to Christmas and New Year.
Contact Judy for further details.

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