U3A Oliva

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Welcome to the U3A Oliva

We are a friendly branch of the world-wide U3A organisation, whose purpose is to provide activities for those in their ‘Third Age’ – after education and full-time employment.

For more information about the U3A and Oliva, click on the About Us page in the menu.

We run many groups, from Ambling to Zumba – simply go to the Groups page on the menu above to find out more information.

We are always happy to meet new members, so if you are interested in joining us, please don’t hesitate to contact our Membership Secretary here, visit one of our groups or join us for a coffee at the back of the market hall on the Paseo (here) on the last Friday morning of the month from 11.00 – 12.00

Important – Covid Reporting Requirement

This is a note of importance to ALL U3A Oliva members who attend any of our Groups or meetings – regardless of whether the group or meeting is held indoors or outdoors, at any venue. Full Info Here …

What's coming up this month...

May
20
Fri
BADMINTON @ Polideportivo
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

We are always pleased to see new and returning players whether  you haven’t played since your school days or have never played before and are keen to see if Badminton is for you.

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WALKING FOOTBALL @ Oliva Sports Centre
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Walking football is a form of the beautiful game designed for those of more advanced years who thought their footballing careers were over!

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YOGA (Fridays) @ Pensionistes 2nd floor
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come and join us for some basic Yoga exercises (often chair yoga), breathing techniques, relaxation techniques and unlimited advice and help on the subject of yoga.

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CHOIR @ Pensionistes 2nd floor
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

It is the one thing in life where feeling better is pretty much guaranteed.

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May
23
Mon
YOGA (Mondays) @ Pensionistes
May 23 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

Come and join us for some basic Yoga exercises (often chair yoga), breathing techniques, relaxation techniques and unlimited advice and help on the subject of yoga.

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Line Dancing @ Pensionistes
May 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Line Dancing group is up and dancing! 10.30 onwards on Monday’s, all levels catered for.

For more information, please see our page here.

The Pensionistes is here.

SPANISH ADVANCED @ el Bastidor
May 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
LAWN BOWLS @ el Cid
May 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
May
24
Tue
PETANQUE @ Miramar pitches
May 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pétanque is a form of boules where the goal is to throw hollow metal balls as close as possible to a small wooden ball called a jack.

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CANASTA @ Pensionistes (Cafe)
May 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Canasta (Spanish for “basket”) is a card game of the rummy family of games. Although many variations exist for two, three, five or six players, it is most commonly played by four in two partnerships with two standard decks of cards.

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Keep checking here for updates!

La Asociación de la Universidad de la Tercera Edad de Oliva (U3A Oliva) Annual General Meeting

This message is official notification that the 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held by online video conference at 10.30am on Thursday 26th May.

The purpose of the meeting is to deal with the following business:

  • to approve the minutes of the May 2021 AGM
  • to approve the annual audited accounts year ending 31st August 2021
  • to approve new Officers and Committee Members of the Association for the coming year
  • to approve the annual subscription for 2022-2023 of €10
  • to answer any previously notified questions or issues that members have raised.

At the AGM we are required to elect the Officers and Committee Members, therefore we will use an online voting form for the election this year.

As the Constitution requires a minimum AGM attendance of 50 people to constitute a quorum, the quorum will be formed from the number of replies received from registered members.

All paid-up members of the Association are encouraged to attend the online AGM, to be held by Zoom video meeting. Please advise the Secretary by email by 20th May if you wish to attend, to send your apologies, or if you have any difficulties accessing the online links: secretary@u3aoliva.org

As per the Constitution, the online form will constitute the ballot.

Below you will find the link to the 2022 AGM voting Form.

We require your approval for:

  • Audited Accounts for 2020-2021
  • AGM 2021 Minutes
  • Membership Fee for 2022-2023 of €10
  • Amendments to the Additional Policies.

VOTING FORM LINK

Please ensure you have returned your completed form by the 20th May 2022.

All documents (AGM Agenda, the Audited Accounts, 2021 Minutes and Amendments to Additional Policies) can be accessed by following the link:

LINK TO AGM DOCUMENTS

DRAFT AGENDA

La Asociación de la Universidad de la Tercera Edad de Oliva (U3A Oliva)

Annual General Meeting

To be held at 10.30am on Thursday 26th May 2022 by online video

1. Apologies for absence
2. Review the voting/approval for the minutes from the AGM 2021, and sign. The 2021 minutes can be found on the website
3. Review the voting/approval for the annual audited accounts year ending 31st August 2021. The 2021 audited account statement can be found on the website
4. Review the voting/approval for each Officer position and confirm
5. Review the voting/approval for the remaining Committee members
6. Review the voting/approval for a 2022-2023 Annual Membership Fee of €10
7. Review the voting/approval for the amendment to the Existing Policies (Supplementary to the Constitution) Document:
        i. Existing Policies: Instructors
8. Review any questions raised by a member and answered by the President
9. Note any comments raised by a member on the voting form
10. AOB

Nancy Benn
Secretary, Oliva U3A

Web: www.u3aoliva.org

Our next Monthly Quiz is on Monday 13th June 2022.
The Quiz is usually held on the second Monday of every month at Bar Pelut in Oliva. Please check our Quiz page for full details of the next quiz.

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