O t h e r   E v e n t s


Seniors Day — “Creativity and the Brain”

DATE: Tuesday, 19 February
PLACE: Events Space, Lismore Art Gallery

10am:Doors open
10.10:Introduction and MC — Joy Smith, Secretary
10.15:Acknowledgement and Welcome by David Parkinson, President
10.30:Michelle Walker, Visual Thinker, Facilitator and Coach.
“The power of drawing and pictures to help us think and communicate better”
11.00:Terania Creek Protests — 40 years ago.
Warwick Sherring and Heather Boulton will speak about living and working in Lismore at the time.
11.30:Morning Tea (provided by U3A)
Visit the Terania Creek exhibition
12.00:“Art, Brain function and Health”
Panel discussion facilitated by Dr Jenny Dowell OAM, with Dr Andrew Binns, GP and local artists Rene Bolten and Jude Shannon.
1.00:Lunch (BYO or purchase)
Visit the Terania Creek exhibition
2.00:Dr Miriam Torzillo, Dance teacher and researcher
“Thinking with movement”
2.30:Jennifer Collins, artist and teacher
“Art and Dementia”
3.00:Lee Dunn, curator of her father's work
Australian artist “The Art of Nutter Buzacott” 1905–1976

RSVP:Jan Arthur at Tuesday Talks or Joy Smith on 0474 644 704
The above event is free plus receive a gift of a bag from Boomerang Bags.

A ‘Grape Escape’

Grape Escape

DATE: Saturday, 23 February
TIME: 2.30 pm
PLACE: 4 Mollys Grass Road, Rous Mill, at the lovely home of John Porritt and Hazel Bridgett
COST: $10 per person for all drinks and nibbles.
Always enjoyable! Come and enjoy the company of other U3A members.

  • Book by 16 February with Hazel or John 6629 5010 or 6629 5362

Lismore Theatre Company' production of “Breast Wishes”

Rochdale Theatre PLACE: Rochdale Theatre
DATES: Matinees Sunday, 24th February or 3rd March
TIME: 2.00 pm
COST: $20 per person for seniors.
Described as an uplifting music — should be an exciting outing!
BOOKINGS: Through lismoretheatrecompany.org.au or take a chance and pay at the door.

Farm tour and vegetarian lunch

Krishna Sacred Cow PLACE: Krishna Farm, 525 Tyalgum Road, Eungella
DATE: Saturday, 30th March
TIME: 9.30 to 11.00 am (tour, then lunch)
COST: $10 per head for farm tour and $10 per person for vegetarian lunch.
Car pooling suggested (~94km from Lismore via Blue Knob.) Meet at Lismore Worker car park at 7.45 am to travel in convoy.
BOOKINGS: Bookings essential by March 16. Book through Pat MacLaren-Smith 6622 7408 or pmaclaren-smith@bigpond.com. Pay on day but once booked, non-attendance attracts payment.

U3A Committee Meetings.

Held at the Lismore Workers Club on the third Monday of each month from 12.30pm - 2pm.

U3A Northern Rivers (Lismore) Inc.