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Alpine Echo – December 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek
• Enrolments for 2023
• More Course/Activity Convenors required for 2023
• Film Night – West Side Story (2021)
• Christmas Luncheon (cancelled)
• No Coffee Morning/Guest Speaker event for December
• Senior Citizen Centre History
• Tutor Excellence Award Presentation
• Membership & Enrolment Summary
• Wednesday Bushwalkers report
• French Beginners
• If the shoe fits – Christine Callinan
• Geoff’s Health Hints
• The Editor’s Epistle (Unexpected Encounter)

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Alpine Echo – November 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek
• Details about the November coffee morning and guest speaker Helen Mathew (Architect) – Friday 4th November at 10:00 am
• Special presentation to Nola Skey (Tutor Excellence Award)
• New Course/Activity Coordinators
•Table Tennis activity extended…
• Film Nights are back…
• Welcome to two new members
• Member Profile: Graeme Caulfield
• Craft Group & French Beginners Class
• Keep learning, keep active & enjoy life (the benefits of learning)
• Geoff’s Health Hints
• The Editor’s Epistle (High Plains Rd land slip photos)

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Alpine Echo – October 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek
• Details about the October coffee morning and guest speaker Callum Bloomer (Paramedic) – Friday 7th October at 10:00 am
• Senior Citizens Centre AGM
• New Committee elected
• Nola Skey Winner of Tutor Excellence Award
• Victorian U3A Conference – Bendigo
• Welcome to five new members
• New Geology activity – Hugh Skey
• Member Story – Knit One, Purl Two – Christina Callinan
• Member Profile: Laraine Zejbrlik
• Member Profiles: Steve & Roni McDowell
• Member Story – We Windched the Winch – Richard Callinan
• Geoff’s Health Hints
• The Editor’s Epistle

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Alpine Echo – August 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek
• Details about the August coffee morning and guest speaker Ken Halse – Friday 5th August at 10:00 am
• Welcome to seven new members
• Victorian U3A Conference
• New Geology activity – Hugh Skey
• AGM reminder – Friday 2nd September ’22
• How to Find Meaning in Old Age — Carry your life purpose into retirement and reap the benefits (five ways…)
• Member Stories – Profile: Luise Mock
• Member Stories – Profile: Geoff Reid
•Australian Government Mobile Service is visiting Mount Beauty – Wednesday 10th August.

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Alpine Echo – July 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek.
• Details about the July coffee morning and guest speaker John Hillard – Friday 1st July at 10:00 am.
• Report on the June Coffee Morning.
• Future guest speaker.
• Alpine U3A Topics x5.
• Member Storie – Profile: Nola Skey
•Member Storie – Christine Callinan ‘A Bird in the Hand’ 
• Geoff’s Health Hints.
• The Editor’s Epistle – Ian Cohn.

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Alpine Echo – June 2022

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek.
• Details about the June coffee morning and guest speaker Rollo Kiek – Friday 3rd June at 10:00 am.
• Report on the May Coffee Morning.
• Future guest speakers.
• Courses/Activities.
• The week’s timetable of when and where courses/activities happen.
• Member Stories (two of).
• Top Ten Reasons why volunteers leave an organisation.
• Wednesday Walkers Mt Hotham holiday report.
• Healthy Sleep Tips.
• Health Hints.
• The Editor’s Epistle – Ian Cohn.
• Some humour.

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Alpine Echo – May 2022

* President’s message from Rollo Kiek.
* Details about the coffee morning and guest speaker Paul Mock (Alpine Shire) – Friday 6th May at 10:00 am.
* Report on the April Coffee Morning.
* New Activities
* Membership Data
* April Committee Meeting report
* The week’s timetable of when and where courses/activities happen.
* PEAK Study – Osteoarthritis research
* NewAccess developed by Beyond Blue
* Mt Beauty Christmas Tree Report
* Health Hints
* The Editor’s Epistle

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Alpine Echo – April 2022

The contents of the April issue of the Alpine Echo include:

• President’s message from Rollo Kiek.
• Details about the coffee morning and guest speaker Fiona McLennan – Friday 1st April at 10:00 am.
• Report on the March Coffee Morning.
• Smoke Detectors
• Membership & Enrolment information for 2022.
• Welcome to new members
• List of 2022 memberships
• The week’s timetable of when and where courses/activities happen.
• A member’s story (World Aviation Records – Chapter 3)
• Health Hints
• The Editor’s Epistle

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Alpine Echo – March 2022

Includes:
• President’s message from Rollo Kiek.
• Details about the coffee morning and guest speaker Paul Gray – Friday 4th March.
• Report on the February Coffee Morning.
• Senior Citizens Centre AGM notice.
• Membership & Enrolment for 2022.
• Photos of some activities & reports during February.
• The week’s timetable of when and where courses/activities happen.
• A member’s story (World Aviation Records – Chapter 2)
• The Editor’s Epistle

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