Tauranga City

With 100+ groups, U3A Tauranga stimulates members.
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This group consists of members who appreciate the flora and fauna of New Zealand and enjoy experiencing bush and seascape during organised walks.

 

Convener:    Mary Sanson
Phone:   571 2509
Venue:   Outdoors or Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   In summer 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month.
    In winter 2nd Wednesday only, transferred to 4th if weather unsuitable
Time:   9.45am to noon, may vary with field trips
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

We study botany, plant health and identification, conditions for plant growth, soils, landscaping and other garden-related topics.  Members often contribute interesting items.  We have a field trip each year.

Convener:    Lynda Lambert
Phone:   579-1689
Tutor:   Mary Sanson
Phone:   571-2509
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   4th Thursday of the month
Time:   1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

Garden Ramble
A group for members to join and enjoy, as it says, Garden Rambles. The group will visit specialist growers, nurseries and interesting gardens around the area, meeting afterwards in a local café to discuss what was seen and learnt.

Convener:   Kathy Fathers
Sub Convener   Sherryl Anderson
Venue:   Various
Meetings:   Last Wednesday of the month
Time:   10.00am
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the Convener
 

Garden Ramble
This group will visit specialist growers, nurseries and interesting gardens around the area, meeting afterwards in a local café to discuss what was seen and learnt.

Convener:   Elizabeth Reeves
Phone:   562 2767
Venue:   Various
Meetings:   2nd Wednesday of the month
Time:   1.30pm - 4.00pm
Vacancies   No
To join the waiting list for this group - please contact Marianne, Ph 021 804 403 or Click to 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