The next U3A General Meeting for 2018 is:

Date: Friday 20 July
Time: 10.00 am – 12.00 noon
Venue: Wesley Methodist Church, 100 13th Avenue
Cover Charge: $4.00 

Guest Speaker: Russell Lowe
Russell will outline the early days in establishing the Te Puke Research Orchard now operated by Plant and Food Research in No 1 Road.
Followed by a description of the selection of the first Gold kiwifruit known as Hort16A and the breeding of the new ‘Sungold’ kiwifruit.

Mini Speaker: Jean Harold,  "Reflections of Prague"
A 15 minute version of a presentation she gave to Buildings and Cities


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News from Other Organisations:

House of Science

House of Science need volunteers for driving and to help fix some broken equipment.

If you can help, check their website for further information:

or contact Pam:

Pam Bassett

GM House of Science Tauranga 

1/100 Grey Street 


07 5710711



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 2018 speaker details see the web site HERE