Members of U3A Banyule may be interested in the following events and activities that are conducted in the City of Banyule. Invitations to participate in research and other projects are also listed here.
Free Public Lecture: 2019 Petrie Oration : Irving Finkel
5.15 pm Friday 13 December at the Australian Institute of Archaeology
British Museum curator Irving Finkel tells a real-life detective story that began with the arrival at the museum in 2008 of a single, palm-sized Babylonian cuneiform tablet. Dating from about 1850 B.C., this clay document contained part of the famous Babylonian story of the Flood from ancient Mesopotamia, but unlike other versions, it gave precise instructions for building the large boat needed to survive a flood. Irving shares his research and additional discoveries that provide unanticipated revelations about the ark before Noah. More details here.
Are you a fan of Australian movies, Australian television, Australian music and/or Australian radio?
Are you interested in our audiovisual history?
Do you know about the work of the National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA)?
Whittlesea U3A are running a World Cup for walking football again this year, see the flyer for more details.
Expressions of interest for attending, or forming a team to play in the Come and Try area, should be addressed to Janice Kelly, Course Coordinator by email: email@example.com or phone: 9499 2080
Whether you are interested in Events and News, Seniors, Arts and Culture, Shaping Banyule and much more, you can sign up for tailored email updates from Banyule City Council at https://www.banyule.vic.gov.
Discover La Trobe University's Public Lecture series, which cover a wide range of topics.