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, mainly Tauranga
Meetings:   Second Thursday of the month
Time:   2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
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.
The group meets in the Mount and Papamoa areas.

Convener:    Patricia Roper
Phone:   574 9139
Venue:   Papamoa / Mount mainly
Meetings:   3rd Monday of the month
Time:   1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. 
Vacancies   No
 
 

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:   Tauranga / Mount / Papamoa
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:    Jean Needham
Phone:   543 4099
Venue:   Bethlehem mainly
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Monday of the month
Time:   9.45 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the Convener
 

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:   Tauranga
Meetings:   1st & 3rd Monday of the month
Time:   10.00 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   No
 
 
 
 

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:   Matua / Otumoetai
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month
Time:   10.00 a.m. - noon
Vacancies   No
 
 

 

Latest Newsletter:

September 2018 Newsletter


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Successful Ageing Symposium

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Spirit of adventure - adult voyage

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Waikato University presentations;

Waikato University has a useful and interesting series of public presentations that are sometimes in Tauranga, details can be found by following this link:

https://events.waikato.ac.nz


House of Science

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

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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.

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