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.

La Fontanella Recorder Ensemble
Resumes: 13 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
If you are musically minded, have you ever thought you would like to play as a member of an orchestra? Well, La Fontanella recorder ensemble gives you the opportunity of playing with a musical group of some 18 members, even though it is confined to one type of instrument.
We welcome new players and if you think your ability is not good enough for the group, not to worry: Robert or Don will be happy to give you some private tuition or, if there are enough, form a small beginners' group at a different time.

Resumes: 13 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
This term's Forum topics are based on related pairs of proverbs and sayings. Are these really contradictory? Or does each one have a truth in certain circumstances?

October 13
{Better safe than sorry.Michael Wheeler
Nothing venture, nothing gain. Joan Pickup
October 20
{You're never too old to learn.Chris Rolfe
You can't teach an old dog new tricks.June Creed
October 27
{Nothing venture nothing gain.Reg Timbrell
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.Tim Challis
November 3
{Never look a gift horse in the mouth.Lindsay Aitkin
Beware of Greeks bearing gifts.Bruce Wilson
November 10
{The squeaky wheel gets the oil.Geoff Walker
Silence is golden.Philippa Cutter
November 17
{The early bird gets the worm.David Parkinson
The second mouse gets the cheese.Pat MacLaren-Smith
November 24
{Many hands make light work.Richard Swinton
Too many cooks spoil the broth.Quendy Young
December 1
{Look before you leap.Nick Mosey
He who hesitates is lost.Geoff Manning
December 8
{One man's meat is another man's poison.Richard Swinton
Sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.Nick Mosey

TOPICS for TERM I, 2018:

What are the pros and cons of retirement? Chris R./Lindsay A.
What keeps us awake at night? Geoff W./Richard S.
Is there anything that's not funny? Reg T./Nick M.
What effect do names have on personality? Quendy Y./Des B.
Has the political left lost its way? Richard S./Nick M.
How can we learn to say “No!”? Philippa C./Nick M.
Should we wash our hands more? Geoff W./Joan P.
What are Australian values? Coralie G./Michael W.
Should we aim to wipe out inequality? Neil P./David P.
What sort of government do we deserve? Chris R./Richard S.

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 and you can leave at any time.
Contact Judy for further details.

Resumes: 13 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 a competent judge.
New members welcome.

Investment Discussion
Dates: 13 & 27 October,
10 & 24 November
8 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.

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