Calendar

                    Term 1 = 7 Feb-1 Apr            Term 2 = 2 May-24 Jun                                       Term 3 = 25 Jul-16 Sep             Term 4 = 17 Oct-9 Dec

What’s happening socially in 2022? Our social get-togethers are an informal opportunity for non-program fellowship. Mark your calendar as below and register your attendance as shown. Stay tuned for more social activities in Term 3 and 4.

STOP PRESS: MIDYEAR PICNIC ON THE GREEN is rescheduled to Tuesday 19 July, 11am to 3pm – at Carrington Bowling Club and the attached, Cowper Street Diner. Enrol in course 226.

SPECIAL PRE-TERM 3 EVENT – Hunter Heart Safe CPR/AED course (Course 520) deferred from May 20 to Friday 15 July 1-2pm at Henry Park Guides Hall. Be prepared: learn to resuscitate and use a defribillator.  Enrol in course 520.

GENERAL MEETING – SAVE THE DATE – Thursday 29 September 10-12 Hamilton South Bowling Club with optional lunch after

FRIDAY COFFEE MORNINGS 

Click on the venue name for directions on google maps.

22 Jul –Mockingbird, 131 Beamont St, Hamilton
26 Aug- Groundup Expresso, 120 Young St, Carrington
30 Sep – Euro Patisserie, 68 Orchardtown Rd, New Lambton 
28 Oct – Red Parrot, 26 Hubbard St, Islington
25 Nov – Euro Patisserie, 68 Orchardtown Rd, New Lambton
 

Please RSVP to Elizabeth on 0451 272 729 at least 2 days before the date.

LUNCH OF THE MONTH
 
29 Jul – The Gates Hotel, 660 Glebe Rd, Adamstown
19 Aug – The Grand Hotel, 32 Church St, Newcastle 
29 Sep – Hamilton North Bowling Club, 31 Boreas Rd, Broadmeadow
21 Oct – Lambton Park Hotel, 19a Morehead St, Lambton

18 Nov – Signal Box, 155 Wharf Rd, Newcastle

Please RSVP to Leonie on 0423 257 602 or Margaret on 0407 160 733 at least 2 days before the date.

EXCURSIONS FROM OUR PROGRAM 

Keen to get out and about? See the Current Programfor more detail. 

Wednesday (see brackets for course number)

3 Aug – Ports Stephens Fisheries Institute Tour 1 (375)
17 Aug – Nostalgic Newcastle Local History Walk (370)
24 Aug – Mayfield Walk – Toorak of Newcastle (377)
7 Sep – Heritage Walk Lambton (378)
14 Sep – Newcastle East End-Church St Guided History Tour 1 (371)
19 Oct – Carrington Walk (379)
9 Nov – Nostalgic Newcastle Local History Walk 2 (372)
16 Nov – On the Ferry (374) 
30 Nov – Port Stephens Fisheries Institute Tour 2 (376)
7 Dec – Newcastle East End Church St Guided History Tour 2 (373)
 

Thursday (see brackets for course number)

18 Aug – Hunter Region Botanic Gardens (471)
25 Aug – Lake Macquarie Art Gallery & Sculpture Park Tour 1 (472)
1 Sep – Orica Kooragang Tour (473)
8 Sep – Geology Walk Nobby’s to Newcastle Beach (470)
8 Sep – Notable People of Church St Walk (474)
20 Oct – Hunter Valley Wildlife Park (475)
27 Oct – Hunter Wetlands Shortland Walk & Lunch (476)
3 Nov – Maitland Regional Art Galley & Tour 2 (477) 
10 Nov – Medowie Macadamia Farm (478)
17 Nov-  Adamstown Pudding Kitchen (479)
24 Nov – Lake Macquarie Art Gallery & Sculpture Park Tour 2 (480)
 

Friday (see brackets for course number)

12 Aug – Art Trail Walk 1 (576)
16 Sep – Maitland Regional Art Gallery 1 ((578)
21 Oct – Art Trail Walk 2 (577)
28 Oct – Notable People of Church St walk 2 (579)
4 Nov – Orica Kooragang Tour (580)
 
THEATRE COMPANY SUBSCRIBER GROUP (701)
Enrol online in course 701 at How to enrol so you receive email advices. Choose to pay and attend all, or some, seated within the group. 
 
 
14 Aug – Tons of Money – madcap English farce by Alan Ayckbourn                  
9 Oct – The Rest is Silence – psychological drama by local Scott Bevan
13 Nov – The Watsons – based on Jane Austen’s unfinished 1803 novel) 
 

nb. The Rest is Silence is a world premier

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