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Live, Learn and Enjoy is the U3A Maitland motto. Universities of the Third Age, or U3As as they are more often called, are voluntary, non-profit organisations which aim to offer people educational and social opportunities operating in a pleasant and supportive setting. U3As are basically self-help groups built on the premise that collectively older people have the skills and knowledge to provide learning opportunities for themselves.

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Term break events

Thursday 4th July
Visit to Maitland & Beyond Family History Located in “The Historic Barracks Building, Lindsay St East Maitland (Northern Side of Maitland Goal) we will have a guided tour showing us all the great resources and tools they have available to help in your Family History search .You will be amazed at the number of avenues of information and tools that are available. This is a great opportunity if you have been thinking about doing some Family Research or you are currently doing research to hear first hand how you can be helped.
After the Tour we will share Morning Tea together at the premises.
(Gold Coin donation)

A Great Opportunity to catch up with U3A Friends, we have 3 locations for you to choose from…..YOUR CHOICE ! just turn up No need to enrol. 10.00AM
Locations are
JERFS CAFÉ in Lorn U3A Hosts Wendy Pearson & Wendy Tegg
READERS CAFÉ East Maitland Library U3A Hosts Louise Turner & Peter Wilson
CUNNING CULINARY CAFÉ 245 High St Maitland , opp Centrelink U3A Hosts TrIcia Taylor & Sally Hume


Our latest newsletter: 2019-06-22_(June).pdf

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Men’s Breakfast

Occurs on the first Wednesday of each month at
Mealeys Restaurant
Swan Street, Morpeth
At 8:30am.

New Members welcome.

Coffee Club 1 & 2

Occurs the 2nd Wednesday of the month.
Enrolled members will be notified of location.

Lunch Club

Lunch club meets on the last Friday of each month.

We visit various eateries around the Maitland area.

Ladies Breakfast

Occurs on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 
Mealeys Restaurant 
Swan Street, Morpeth 
At 8:30am.

New Members welcome.

Mornings at the Movies

1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month. Enjoy a movie from those currently screening, usually a 10:00a.m. start. On the 1st Wednesday enjoy coffee and conversation following the movie. On the 3rd Wednesday enjoy lunch and a chat at a nearby eatery.

Special Events

Wed 25th September
   C123 Road Safety For Older Road Users

Thursday Thinkers

Meets on the first Thursday of the month with a variety of guest speakers.
TIME….1:3O pm
VENUE….Lorn Park Bowling Club, Melrose Street, LORN

Guest speaker T.B.A.

Guest Speaker T.B.A.

Guest Speaker T.B.A.

Guest Speaker T.B.A.

Newest Members

Please welcome our newest 19 members.

Joy Coffey
Saskia Van Lier
Carmel Gentle
Rob McLaughlin
Vicki McLaughlin
Allan Meehan
David Jordan
Judy Anderson
Eileen Rule
Annette Woloszyn
Gwen Crouch
Ruth Coleman
Jean Clifford
Marilyn Jurlina
Kerrie Tyler
Chris Dorn
Jo Green
Gillian Lammers
Belinda Cochrane

Membership Anniversaries

3rd Anniversay.

Gregory Cook
Chris Cottier
Irene Hemsworth
Dianne Ross

2nd Anniversay.

Kathleen Botterill
Wendy Felton
Julie Green
Claire Philp
Charles Pope
Robin Pope
Mimi Provost

1st Anniversay.

Genine Cant
Jenny Dale
Kris Hamilton
Christine Harvey
Meredith McClure
Lyn Read
Helen Sim

Sponsors/Friends of U3A Maitland

Friends Of U3A Maitland

Maitland Library (East Maitland, Rutherford and Thornton branches)
CWA Maitland
Maitland Repertory Theatre

U3A Maitland Sponsors

Our sponsors support us by their donation to the U3A Maitland community. Your patronage to the following business would be appreciated to show that you also support them.

The Good Guys Maitland