OUR CLASS MIX FOR 2021
NEW DISCUSSION FORUM
U3A Brisbane now has a Discussion Forum, mainly intended for members to discuss class content with each other. In order to access the forum, members who have not otherwise registered a password as Tutor or staff Volunteer need to firstly:
Register a username and password via Website Registration. Make sure you respond to the security email otherwise the password won't be registered. If you ever forget your password, you can re-set it via the same process.
Once you have a username and password:
1. Login via the login window at top right of home page.
2. Go to Members menu that will then show on the right and select Discussion Forum.
Tutors may request a new forum category for their class. See Discussion Forum explanatory page for more information.
TERM 4 CLASSES
Class Schedule for Term 4 2021 is now available and enrolments are open. Term 3 finishes on Friday 24th September and Term 4 starts on Tuesday 5th October.
To join a new class, enrol through the Class Search page by clicking on the Enrol button, or contact the tutor directly by email or phone. If you book online you may assume your enrolment is accepted unless the tutor advises otherwise.
If you are currently enrolled in a Term 3 class that you wish to continue attending in Term 4, you can use the Member Dashboard to re-enrol.
COVID Safe Plans
U3A Brisbane is required to have COVID-19 Safety plans in place iin order to offer face-to-face classes. These plans are now available, and tutors should contact the relevant District Coordinator if you wish to conduct a face-to-face class.COVID Safe Plan - City Campus
COVID Safe Plan - Indoor Classes
COVID Safe Plan - Outdoor Classes
eNews for September 2021 is now available. Older Newsletters are at end of this page.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2021
The Annual General Meeting of U3A Brisbane was held on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at 10.00am as an online Zoom meeting, with 30 members attending. The new Management Committee elected for 2021/22 is as shown below. Please encourage the new Committee in their challenging deliberatations.
Management Committee 2021/22
|Logan District||Martin Bridgstock|
|President: Deslyn Taylor
|Vice-President: Gabrielle Power-West|
|Treasurer: Lyndall Beattie|
|Secretary: Mary Denver
|Logan District: Martin Bridgstock|
|Property: Neil Brown|
|Maintenance: Peter O'Loughlin|
|Member Mary-Anne Scott|
|Member Chris Waller|
See Social Events page for details of social events organised by our Social Committee.
NBN INFORMATION SESSION SLIDES
U3A Brisbane has recently run several presentations about what to expect when the NBN comes to your area.
The slides from the presentation are available in PDF format:
U3A NBN Presentation
U3A Brisbane is a member of the U3A Queensland Network, which produces a quarterly newsletter called Network News.
MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS (eNews)
To keep our members up to date with current and important information, we produce monthly e-newsletters and those are sent to members on our Email mailing list. For details of our classes and timetable, we produce a quarterly Class Schedule issued two weeks before the end of each term.