Launceston School for Seniors

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         Please feel free to download a copy of our Term 1, 2018 Syllabus                     (Front Cover pictured) by clicking on the ‘Term 1 Syllabus’  link. Enrolment forms are available from the Office or in the centre of the pink paper copies of the Syllabus that you will find around the Northern Region.


The School’s new Honour Board was unveiled at the Annual Luncheon on the 30th. November and installed at the School on the 1st. December.               Pictured inspecting the Board are School Founder Robert Walden and              Committee Member, Bob Sievers who was in charge of the Honour Board Project.

You can also listen to the ‘Schools Out’ programs that the School have recorded by clicking on the ‘City Park Radio’ link. Included are tracks from ‘The City Park Radio Request Marathon’ that was compered by Gavin Dawson back in the early 2000s.     The latest Session, 7th. December, has been posted on YouTube, click on the picture. Barry Lumley OAM (Congratulations to him) was interviewed by Bill Housego on June 12th. – click on the picture and hear the interview. You can view our latest newsletter, Classic Movies, Term 1, 2018,our Award winning Knitting Circle! by clicking on ‘News’  and our latest Life Members, plus ‘Classic Movies’, ‘Bus Trips’, ‘Picnics’, Bruce Penn, Thursday Model Making,The Ukulele Group,   Enrolment Day Term 3, 2016, Art Classes’ creations, a visit by COTA, and The Garden Group, also a look at our Annual Luncheons held at the AIC in 2016 and 2017  in ‘Gallery’. Also look in ‘Gallery’ for the Friday Morning Group’s farewell to Cheryl Woolley of LINC – The School wishes her all the best in her retirement and thanks her for all she has done for the School. Also in ‘Gallery’ a special celebration of the 40th. anniversary of Elvis’ death in ‘Popular Music of the 20s to 70s’

We were honoured to be visited by Her Excellency, The Governor of Tasmania, Kate Warner and her husband Richard on April 11th. They toured the working School for an enjoyable hour and took a considerable interest in what our classes were doing. In ‘Gallery’ there is a photo of them with our Life Members and Chairman.                                                                                                                     The ‘Golden Diversity’  Queechy F1 Team paid the Science Class a visit on the 31st. October. Look in ‘Gallery’ for photos.

 Check our ‘About Us’ link which has been updated with ‘Important Dates for 2017’ stories about some of our classes , our ‘Links’ link and our ‘Contact us’ link.            The School Founder, Robert Walden has also contributed an article in ‘About Us’ about the early days of ‘Creative Writing’ – Fascinating reading!

Look in ‘Gallery’ for the latest on our ‘Classic Movies’ sessions at the School in Room 4 each Wednesday of Term commencing at 1245 pm

Preview our 2018 Calendars in ‘Gallery’ These can be made available at the School from Registration Day Term 1