News of general interest to all members

New discussion forum

To all group leaders...

I've added a new discussions forum here. The forum is visible only to HIU3A members who have logged-in to the site. It is not visible to the public.

It allows groups that don't physically meet to continue to discuss matters - albeit at a slow pace.

For example, someone from a book group could start a discussion on this month's book by adding their views on it and inviting comments from other members of the group.

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Announcements and notices at the Feb 20th Monthly U3A Meeting

Maura Chapman presented a Certificate of Achievement to Mike and Jill Burnham for all their hard work and dedication to the production of the two Hayling Island U3A books and the successful exhibitions. Sue Humphrey provided a brief overview of their work as an introduction.

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Paul Chapman

I am very sorry to have to announce that Paul Chapman died at home yesterday with all his family around him.

Paul founded Hayling Island U3A in 2006 with Len Smith. He was the Chairman for many years and an active member of several groups. A kind and gentle man willing to give so much of his time and energy - we will miss him.

I will circulate funeral details when I have them.

Andy Henderson
Hayling U3A web site editor