Vol 15 No. 7 August 2010
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Open Market Day – "Our Place" Tea Room
"Our Place" is a drop-in tea room in the Maryborough City Hall, opened in conjunction with the Maryborough City Council. Refreshments are available, along with information and recreational reading matter. The room is staffed by volunteers, ready for a chat, and open each Thursday from 9am to 12.30pm.
How good is your hearing?
|Date:||Thursday 9 September 2010|
|Time:||9.00am – 12.00noon|
|Venue:||Senior Citizens Hall|
|Book In:||41 20 8300 Linda|
"How are you, Higgins?" smiled Dr Nayland, the distinguished obstetrician. "Haven't seen you
in a long time. Are you still writing those funny little "filler" paragraphs for the News?"
"Yep," said Higgins. "What about you doc? Are you still delivering those funny little people?"
|Date:||Monday 30 August, 2010|
|Venue:||Senior Citizens Hall, 333 Alice Street, Maryborough|
Voluntary positions, whereby you utilize your talents, expertise and enhance your retirement.
For further information:
Brian 41 21 46 75 (President) Donna 41 22 10 23 (Treasurer)
When God takes something from your grasp, He's not punishing you,
but merely opening your hands to receive something better.
The Powerhouse Community Centre Bus, kindly donated by "yes" Optus Maryborough, is designed to provide more accessible transport to the Maryborough Community. The bus can be hired for commercial use but is also available for complimentary use by needy organizations or individuals in the community.
For further information contact:
Kevin, Powerhouse Community Centre, 41 29 3227 or Mobile 0405 764 205.
It was in a pub where unattended beers were unsafe and Jake had a need to go to the loo.
So he left a note beside his beer, reading: "I've spat in this."
When he returned there was an addendum to his note: "So have I."
The Maryborough and District Committee on the Ageing Inc. (MaDCOTA) President and members congratulate U3A Maryborough on celebrating its 20th Birthday on Saturday 28 August 2010. Congratulations to the present Executives as well as all past Executives, Tutors and members for their involvement & commitment for the past 20 years.
Twenty years ago MaDCOTA introduced U3A Maryborough, a worldwide organization with branches throughout Australia to the community.
U3A Active Retirement – the third age of their lives.
This has been a wonderful achievement for both MaDCOTA and U3A Maryborough.
Lucky Door Prize/Raffle
|Date:||Tuesday 17 August|
|Venue:||Senior Citizens' Centre,
333 Alice Street, Maryborough
|Cost:||Free - Afternoon tea supplied|
|Judging:||Thursday 19 August, 2010|
|Venue:||Maryborough City Hall|
|Function:||Maryborough Seniors "Mayoral" Morning Tea|
|Subject:||Mick Kruger Lookalike, Must be original, Capture the character|
|Rules:||Use of paints, pencils, paper machee, (no photography) use your imagination.|
All Mick Kruger Lookalikes will be on display at the Maryborough Seniors "Mayoral" Morning Tea. The peoples vote will be judged by gold coin donation, Peter Chapman (editor Chronicle) will judge the entrant he believes that captures the character of Mick Kruger.
All monies raised will be donated to Alzheimer Australia
For further information contact:
Ann-Maree 41 23 15 54
|Date:||Monday 23 August|
|Time:||9.30am (Depart Senior Citizen Hall – car park)|
|Venue:||Fraser Coast TESS Wildlife Sanctuary|
|Cost:||$5 per person (including morning tea and entry)|
The 13 acre sanctuary is home to dozens of kangaroos, wallaroos, emus, echidnas, birds and reptiles.
Fashion Parade courtesy Millers Fashions
|Date:||Wednesday 25 August|
|Venue:||Granville Sports Club, Steindl Street, Granville|
|Doors Open:||11.00 am|
|Admission:||Prepaid Tickets $27.00, Ann's Lingerie, Kent St.
Bookings close Wednesday 18 August 2010
|For Further Info:||Donna 41 22 10 23 or Kay 41 21 59 10|
Lucky Door - Gift Voucher from Ann's Lingerie, Raffle
Proceeds Cancer Research and Local Charities
Remember it's is not what's eating you,
But what you are eating that causes the problem.
The Maryborough & District Committee on the Ageing Inc.
Last modified Sep 2010.