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Chess – Develop Skills

This Class has been suspended for later as there is NO VENUE available. Members will be notified of any change immediately, when there is news

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

Beginners welcome as well as experienced players.

LOCATION: Galada Community Centre, 10A Forum Way, Epping North

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 has been suspended for later as there is NO VENUE available. Members will be notified of any change immediately, when there is news

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