U3A

Monday 17th March 2014
– Downton Abbey : Series 4 ( Part 7 of 8 )
July 1922 : Lord Grantham leaves for America
to bail out Cora’s playboy brother and in London
Rose continues to romance the jazz singer.
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Angela Embleton 044-533-1437

Tuesday 18th March 2014
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Wednesday 19th March 2014
– The Impressionists : Painting & Revolution ( Part 4 of 4 )
Waldemar Januszczak looks at the late years of Impressionism
and in particular at the work of Georges Seurat.
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Angela Embleton 044-533-1437

Wednesday 19th March 2014
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
Supervised bridge in a friendly atmosphere
with tips for improving your play.
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Michael Webb 082-226-7280

Friday 21st March 2014
French Conversation
10H00 at 7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator: Merle Decot 044-533-5879

U3A

Monday  24th February 2014
–  Downton Abbey  :  Series 4  ( Part 4 of 8 )
April 1922 :  The Jazz Age of the 1920’s
Lady Rose accompanies Mary and Tom to
London where they visit  a Jazz Club.
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator:  Brenda Hardy  044-533-5489

Monday  24th February 2014
–  U3A  Film Club  :  Summer  in  February
In 1913, in the days leading up to World War I, a
group of artists moved to Cornwall and became part
of the Newlyn Artists’ Colony.  Based on a true story.
18H15 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator:  Brian Hardy  044-533-5489

Tuesday  25th February 2014
–  Italian Conversation
09H45  at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator:  Brenda Hardy  044-533-5489

Wednesday  26th February 2014
– The Impressionists : Painting & Revolution ( Part 2 of 4 )
Waldemar Januszczak continues his investigation of the
Impressionists by taking us outdoors to their famous locations.
10H00  at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator:  Angela Embleton  044-533-1437

Wednesday  26th February 2014
–  U3A Plett  Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45  at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator:  Michael Webb  082-226-7280

Friday  28th February 2014
–  French Conversation
10H00 at  7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator:  Merle Decot  044-533-5879

Friday  28th February 2014
–  Mah Jong
Learn and play this ancient and fascinating game.
14H00  at Formosa Garden Village Small Dining Room
Co-ordinator:  Amelia White  044-533-0113

U3A

Monday  10th February 2014
–  Downton Abbey  :  Series 4  ( Part 2 of 8 )
March 1922 : Rebuilding a shattered life
Lady Mary is recognised as Matthew’s sole heir.
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator:  Brenda Hardy  044-533-5489

Tuesday  11th February 2014
–  Italian Conversation
09H45  at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator:  Brenda Hardy  044-533-5489

Wednesday  12th February 2014
–  Annual  General  Meeting:
Following the AGM meeting, Jack Mudd will talk about
“all the crazy things that have been part of my life”.
NB: 09H00 for 09H30  at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator:  Michael Lond  044-533-0018

Wednesday  12th February 2014
–  U3A Plett  Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45  at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator:  Michael Webb  082-226-7280

Friday  14th February 2014
–  French Conversation
10H00 at  7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator:  Merle Decot  044-533-5879

Friday  14th February 2014
–  Mah Jong
( Please note: No meeting on Friday 7th February)
Learn and play this ancient and fascinating game
14H00 at Formosa Garden Village Small Dining Room
Co-ordinator:  Amelia White  044-533-0113

U3A

Monday 3rd February 2014
– Downton Abbey : Series 4 ( Part 1 of 8 )
February 1922 : Six months later
Lord Grantham and Tom Branson disagree over
the management of the estate
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Tuesday 4th February 2014
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Wednesday 5th February 2014
– Magic, Medicine & Madness on the
Antarctic Peninsula
Dr. Joan Louwrens relates her latest saga of
working as a doctor in the Antarctic
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Angela Embleton 044-533-1437

Wednesday 5th February 2014
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Michael Webb 082-226-7280

Friday 7th February 2014
– French Conversation
10H00 at 7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator: Merle Decot 044-533-5879

Friday 7th February 2014
– Mah Jong
Learn and play this ancient and fascinating game
14H00 at Formosa Garden Village Small Dining Room
Co-ordinator: Amelia White 044-533-0113

U3A Program

Monday 18th November 2013
– AFRICA by Sir David Attenborough
Sahara ( Part 5 of 6 )
Macro photography reveals the struggles of dung beetles
and silver ants in the very hot Sahara desert
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Moesch van der Spuy 044-533-6515

Tuesday 19th November 2013
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Wednesday 20th November 2013
– The Battle of Rorke’s Drift : a Doctor’s Story
Charles Wright, a retired gynaecologist from the UK, will
share his passion about researching the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879,
We will visit both Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift in Zululand
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Michael Lond 044-533-0018

Wednesday 20th November 2013
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Pam Rodwell 082-822-8422

Thursday 21st November 2013
– Plett Panters ( Phone to book with Robyn )
Forest Hall – Brak River – Rugpad – Forest Hall
9km : Easy : Petrol contribution R33
08H30 Meet at the Shell Ultra
Co-ordinator: Robyn Eidelman 044-533-0438

Friday 22nd November 2013
– French Conversation
10H00 at 7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator: Merle Decot 044-533-5879

Friday 22nd November 2013
– Mah Jong ( Please book with Amelia )
Learn and play this ancient and fascinating game
14H00 Phone for venue and details
Co-ordinator: Amelia White 044-533-0113

U3A Program

Monday 18th November 2013
– AFRICA by Sir David Attenborough
Sahara ( Part 5 of 6 )
Macro photography reveals the struggles of dung beetles
and silver ants in the very hot Sahara desert
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Moesch van der Spuy 044-533-6515

Tuesday 19th November 2013
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Wednesday 20th November 2013
– The Battle of Rorke’s Drift : a Doctor’s Story
Charles Wright, a retired gynaecologist from the UK, will
share his passion about researching the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879,
We will visit both Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift in Zululand
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Michael Lond 044-533-0018

Wednesday 20th November 2013
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Pam Rodwell 082-822-8422

Thursday 21st November 2013
– Plett Panters ( Phone to book with Robyn )
Forest Hall – Brak River – Rugpad – Forest Hall
9km : Easy : Petrol contribution R33
08H30 Meet at the Shell Ultra
Co-ordinator: Robyn Eidelman 044-533-0438

Friday 22nd November 2013
– French Conversation
10H00 at 7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator: Merle Decot 044-533-5879

Friday 22nd November 2013
– Mah Jong ( Please book with Amelia )
Learn and play this ancient and fascinating game
14H00 Phone for venue and details
Co-ordinator: Amelia White 044-533-0113

U3A Program

Monday 11th November 2013
– AFRICA by Sir David Attenborough
Cape ( Part 4 of 6 )
Southern Africa is influenced by two very different
ocean currents : The warm Agulhas Current and the
cold Benguela Current influences the west coast
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Alain Leger 044-533-2963

Tuesday 12th November 2013
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

Tuesday 12th November 2013
– U3A Plett Book Club
There will be no meeting for this month but
if you have U3A books to return, please contact Elsa
Co-ordinator: Elsa Baartman 044-533-5848

Wednesday 13th November 2013
– Looking for Lowry
An documentary film about the life and work of this much
loved British artist about his unique observations of Britain
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Angela Embleton 044-533-1437

Wednesday 13th November 2013
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Pam Rodwell 082-822-8422

Thursday 14th November 2013
– Plett Panters ( Phone to book with Robyn )
De Vasselot campsite to Kalanderkloof and return
5km : Strenuous : Petrol contribution R33
08H30 Meet at the Shell Ultra
Co-ordinator: Robyn Eidelman 044-533-0438

Friday 15th November 2013
– French Conversation
10H00 at 7 Glennifer Street
Co-ordinator: Merle Decot 044-533-5879

U3A Programme

Friday 9 August
French Conversation
10H00 at venue to be advised by Marsja Hall-Green 044 533-4578

french_guy

Monday 12 August
Events that changed History: The World was never the same
One night in Petrograd (1917)
The say the stock market crashed (1929)
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Alain Leger 044 533-2963

lenin-3

Tuesday 13 August
Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044 533-5489

italian-speaking-mode-on
Tuesday 13 August
U3A Plett Book Club
14H30 at 11 Oriental Place. Booking essential
Co-ordinator: Elsa Baartman 044 533-5848

stack-of-books-300x214

Wednesday 14 August
Letters to Theo van Gogh from his brother, Vincent
Paintings by Vincent van Gogh are illuminated by his discussion of them in his letters to his brother
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Marina Niven 044 533-2699

gogh87

Wednesday 14 August
U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Contact Pam Rodwell 082 822-8422

portal-graphics-20_1157547a

Thursday 15 August
Plett Panters ( Phone to book with Robyn )
de Vasselot campsite to Kalanderkloof and return
5km : Strenuous : Petrol contribution R33
09H00 Meet at the Shell Ultra
Co-ordinator: Robyn Eidelman 044 533-0438

1154281017_1370263888
Friday 16 August
French Conversation
10H00 at venue to be advised by Marsja Hall-Green 044 533-4578

french_guy

U3A Program

Monday 5th August 2013
– Around the World in 80 Gardens ( Part 5 of 10 )
United States : From New York State via
Thomas Jefferson’s Garden at Monticello to California
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489

9780297844501

Tuesday 6th August 2013
– Italian Conversation
09H45 at 12 Challenge Drive
Co-ordinator: Brenda Hardy 044-533-5489
italian-speaking-mode-on
Wednesday 7th August 2013
– Resilience : Beating the Stress of Ageing
Dr Merle Friedman will tell us how to avoid and to deal with some stresses that accompany retirement
10H00 at Formosa Garden Village Lounge
Co-ordinator: Angela Embleton 044-533-1437
SMAGE1_3243g
Wednesday 7th August 2013
– U3A Plett Social Bridge Club
General lessons for improving players, help
and supervised Bridge in a friendly atmosphere
13H45 at the Angling Club
Co-ordinator: Gill Brown 079-875-2177
portal-graphics-20_1157547a
Thursday 8th August 2013
– Plett Panters ( Phone to book with Robyn )
Platbank to Oyster beds to Groenvlei
14km : Moderate : Petrol contribution R35
09H00 Meet at the Shell Ultra
Co-ordinator: Robyn Eidelman 044-533-0438
1154281017_1370263888
French Conversation
10H00 at venue to be advised by Marsja
Co-ordinator: Marsja Hall-Green 044-533-4578

french_guy