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Chess – Develop Skills

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

Beginners welcome as well as experienced players.

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St opp Ryder Street Lalor

AIM: * To help you play chess well enough to enjoy it. * Learn the object of the game, piece movements and captures, mobility and piece values: how to read moves, openings, middle and end games, combination and tactics. method and planning. * Get lasting pleasure from the unending variety and beauty of Chess. For appreciation, games from chess history are replayed.

Cards 500 – Lalor

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

These sessions continue through School Holidays.

LOCATION: WU3A Peter Lalor Campus, 34 Robert St opp Ryder St, Lalor, 3075

DESCRIPTION: This class plays Cards 500 in a friendly atmosphere. We welcome learners and experienced players

Snooker

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: May Rd Campus, Senior Citizens Centre, 2b May Road Lalor

Cards 500 – Epping

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: Epping Memorial Hall – Meeting Room

Classes continue through School Holidays.

DESCRIPTION: We have group sessions of talking and joking while playing cards

Mah-Jong

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: WU3A Peter Lalor Campus, 34 Robert St opp Ryder St, Lalor, 3075

Mah-Jong continues through the school holidays.

Cards 500 – Laurimar

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: Painted Hills Community Pavillion, 180W Painted Hills Road, Doreen

DESCRIPTION: 500 or five hundred, is now the national card game of Australia. Also called bid Euchre (but not to be confused with another game of the same name) is a trick-taking game that is an extension of euchre with some ideas from bridge. For two to six players, it is most commonly played by four players in partnerships. 500 is a social card game.

Scrabble

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: Mill Park Community House, Blamey Avenue,Mill Park

DESCRIPTION: Having a way with words. Sessions will continue through the School holidays on arrangement with tutor

Canasta / Samba Cards

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: Thomastown Library, Community Room 2, 52 Main Street Thomastown, Mel 8 G7 Sessions will continue through the School holidays.

DESCRIPTION: Samba card game is closely related to Canasta, but introduces a couple of variations that make the game much more enjoyable.

Scrabble

LOCATION: Mill Park Community House, Blamey Avenue,Mill Park

DESCRIPTION: Having a way with words. Sessions will continue through the School holidays on arrangement with tutor

Cards 500 – Lalor

LOCATION: WU3A Peter Lalor Campus, 34 Robert St opp Ryder St, Lalor, 3075

These sessions continue through School Holidays.

DESCRIPTION: This class plays Cards 500 in a friendly atmosphere.

We welcome learners and experienced players