MONTHLY MEETINGS 

These are held on the 1st WEDNESDAY of each month - February to December.

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

 (Scroll down to bottom of page for venue details).

 

 

Click Here for the 2020 AGM PRESIDENT'S REPORT FOR 2019

 

 

Upcoming Speakers:

 2020

 

 

October- Ben Moreman and Wenchen Dong, PhD students, Topic- 'Innovations in timber leading to taller buildings'

 

November- Doctor Phillip Hulme, lecturer on bio-protection, Topic- 'The invasion of New Zealand by non-native plants'

 

 December- Progress on the Building of Christ Church Cathedral: Speaker to be announced

 

 

Recent Speakers:

 

SirTipene2

U3A Port Hills was very priviledged to hear Sir Tipene speak at our August 2019 meeting. An informative and truly thought-provoking speaker who proved both fascinating and entertaining.  

 

 December 2019 - Neil Pickard, (founder of Ara Jazz School), Topic- 'Formation by the Radio'.

February 2020 - Susan Foster-Cohen (Director of Champion Centre) Topic- 'Children with Develpmental Challenges and Disabilities'.

July 2020 - Mark Johnson, Education Officer from Wigram Airforce Museum. Topic - 'Sir Henry Wigram and the Setting Up of the Wigram Air Force Base'

August 2020 - Dr Amanda Landers,  involved for 20 years in hospice care, Topic - 'End of Life Care'

September 2020 -- (CANCELLED OWING TO LEVEL 2 COVID RESTRICTIONS) 

 

 

 

            VENUE:

St Martin's Presbyterian Church
43 St Martins Road
St Martins

Programme:
09.30 am - Socialising
10:00 am - Guest Speaker
11:00 am - General Notices

 Please come early as we socialise before the meeting.