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🖍  Seniors Week 2019 (14-20 October)
U3A Hobart welcomes visitors during Seniors Week, and admission is free during this week. We have a variety of impressive courses featuring one hour talks, and many courses in which members are actively  involved: art classes, a sculpture class, several languages, computer classes, writing workshop, play and poetry reading, calligraphy, mah jong, exercising to music and circle dancing.
Our weekly program runs Monday to Thursday, 10am-3pm at the Philip Smith Centre, 2 Edwards Street, Glebe.

🖍  Your Say Hobart is a space where you can share your ideas to make Hobart a better place to live, work and play. Get involved and register to receive updates about upcoming engagements.

🖍  Check out COTA Tasmania’s new Community Activity page! It features over 700 social, learning and physical activities throughout Tasmania.

🖍  Need IT HELP? Libraries Tasmania also offer a range of free or low cost computer and technology  courses

🖍  View the Hobart City Council’s vision document
Hobart: A Community Vision for Our Island Capital

What’s happening?

2019 Summer School

University VC Professor Rufus Black delivered the Roy and Maureen Davies Memorial Lecture 2019: 'A Place-Based Society'.
The one and only Basil Sansom gave Rufus Black a grand introduction.
Johnny Mackay & his ukulele group at the Waterworks picnic
Our president John Green with Joan Loudon and our patron Peter Boyce at the Summer School picnic
Suzy Lebasi wears a fabulous Chinese embroidered silk jacket during her talk on Chinese Textiles: history of weaving & embroidery in China till end of Qing Dynasty
Wonderful Chinese fabrics brought in by Suzy Lebasi.
Jackie Salathe and Gerard Mocellin enjoying the talk on Chinese embroidery.
Our Summer School Coordinator Rose Marwick, with Dr Louise Grimmer who discussed Airbnb.
Dr Penny Jones discussed her research on the Indus Civilisation
Lorinne Boyce & Jane Monaghan at the Waterworks picnic