Events Programme

Dates for August visits to Supreme Court, Malaghan Institute and NIWA

Thurs 1 August: 11 am.
A one and a half hour tour of the Supreme and Old High Courts, 85 Lambton Quay
Fri 9 August: 10.30 am.
A one hour tour of the Malaghan Institute for Medical Research (eg. on cancer, allergies, MS), VUW, Gate 7, Kelburn Parade. (Koha welcome).
Tues 13 August: 10.30 am.
A one hour visit to NIWA, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, 301 Evans Bay Pde, Greta Point.
Enrolments with Aidan after the July lectures or by email to <> by one week before each date

U3A Term Holiday Events for 2019

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U3A August Events 2019

April 15            Visit to NZ School of Dance, Te Whaea
                         (20 participants)

Location: 11 Hutchison Rd., Newtown
1pm: Tour of facilities
1:30 – 2:30:   View Rehearsal for INSIGHT performance of Contemporary and Classical Dance.
2:30: Afternoon Tea
Actual INSIGHT performances, Mon 15 and Tues 16 at 6:15 pm

April 16
          Visit to Beacon Hill Signal Station, Strathmore Park
                        (10 participants)

10:30 – 11:15 noon
By bus: 9:30 from top of Lambton Quay or car: to Signallers Grove

April 23           Visit to Matiu/Somes Is
                        (13 participants)

2 & 1/2 hour visit
Depart 10 am from Queens Wharf, return by 1:30 pm

April 26           2nd visit to Beacon Hill Signal Station
                        (12 participants)

1pm to 1:45pm
By bus: 10:56 from top of Lambton Quay or car: to Signallers Grove

June 25             Midwinter Luncheon at James Cook Hotel

12 Noon, Speaker – Tom Frewen
room for 90 – 100 attendees  


August 1          Visit Supreme and Old High Courts   (11 am – 12:30 pm)

August 9          Visit to Malaghan Institute of Medical Research

20 minute intro followed by groups of 10 to view laboratories and equipment

August tba      Visit to NIWA, Evans Bay


October 1        Walk Wellington with Gavin Mickell  (10:30 – 12:30)

October 11      Visit to Orongomai Marae, Upper Hutt

Departure 9:30 am train to 2 pm return
Or include Expressions Art Gallery, Upper Hutt, for 3:30 pm return

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