Tauranga City

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We bring items of current interest to discuss, resulting in varying opinions, which makes for very lively meetings.
The group meets in the Mount and Papamoa areas.

Convener:    Patricia Roper
Phone:   574 9139
Venue:   Members' homes as arranged
Meetings:   3rd Monday of the month
Time:   1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. 
Vacancies   No
To join the waiting list for this group - please contact Kathleen, Ph 576 2175 or Click to e-mail
 

In this globalised world many issues need to be understood on a global basis. Here is a chance to flex your neurons and tackle those challenging topics that most others shy away from. A very informal group with members preparing the discussion material once a month or as decided by the members.

Convener:    Gray Southon
Phone:   578-7119
Email:  
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   Second Thursday of the month
Time:   2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

This is a very lively group, combining serious discussion with humour.  Each member introduces their chosen topic, giving their views. This is followed by spirited discussion.  Meetings are interesting and informative and members are friendly and supportive.

Convener:    Angela Scott
Phone:   576-9847
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month
Time:   9.45 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the Convener
 

We bring items of current interest to discuss, resulting in varying opinions, which makes for very lively meetings.

Convener:    Sheila Goodley
Phone:   572-2959
Venue:   Members' homes as arranged
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Monday of the month
Time:   9.45 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the Convener
 

Current Events  A is in need of a convenor in order to continue operating.  In the meantime it will go into recess, at least until March, so that this can be arranged.
The group would be very happy for someone to join this happy bunch, and take on the Convenor’s position.  Meetings are held in central Tauranga.
If you are interested, please phone  Anne Gudex:  574 3455 or Kathleen Fraser:  576 2175

We discuss a wide range of matters of topical interest.  Each member usually has a subject to present for discussion which brings forth varied opinions.

Convener:    Anne Gudex
Phone:   574-3455
Venue:   Please contact the convener
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month
Time:   10.00 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   No, unless you are applying to be convener!
To join the waiting list for this group - please contact Kathleen, Ph 576 2175 or Click to e-mail
 

A wide range of topics is covered at each meeting.  Members find the group enjoyable as well as informative.

Convener:    Vic Sterling
Phone:   543 2976
Venue:   Member's homes as arranged
Meetings:   1st & 3rd Monday of the month
Time:   10.00 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   No
To join the waiting list for this group - please contact Kathleen, Ph 576 2175 or e-mail
 

Tauranga Continuing Education Group

Tauranga Continuing Education Group aims to Providing older people with an opportunity to listen to prominent New Zealanders discussing topics of interest.  Many of the speakers come from the University of Waikato and others from business and local organisations.

Meetings are held at the Otumoetai Baptist Church, 241 Otumoetai Road, Tauranga, commencing at 10.00am 3rd Tuesday of the month.

For speaker details see the web site HERE