This year, the President’s Charity being supported by the 3Ls Students’ Association is Alzheimer Scotland. As part of our fund-raising activities, we will be hosting a “Tea & Blether” event in the Social Area on level 2 of the Graham Hills Building . For further information please see attached flyer. Diane Campbell, 3Ls President President’s Continue reading
3Ls Art Club Strathclyde University Exhibition and Sale St Mary’s Cathedral 300 Great Western Rd, Kelvinbridge, Glasgow, G4 9JB 16 – 24th November 2019 Open every day 10am – 4.30pm except Sundays 12pm – 4.30pm River Kelvin. Footbridge to the Botanics by Teresa Samolewicz Winner of the public vote for Favourite Painting at the March Continue reading
This year’s Lunchtime Talks got off to a very interesting start as Roddy Yarr, gave an insight into the University’s approach to developing the campus to meet some of the challenges associated with Climate change. Roddy described the projects around the University estate in the City Centre and beyond. Many of us took the chance Continue reading
Our first autumn Social outing was a trip to visit Falkland Palace and Gardens where we enjoyed hearing from the informative guides about the history of the royal Palace built for Scottish Kings. We also explored the extensive gardens to the south of the Palace, complete with glasshouses and Britain’s oldest Royal Tennis Court, built Continue reading
A happy 3Ls group delighted in Jenny Macintyre’s guided walk on 22 September, despite a rainy start to the day. We learned a lot about the social history of this neighbourhood which features many buildings of architectural interest, as part of the Langside Heritage Trail.
This year’s Open Afternoon was a great success and more than 150 people visited to find out more about what’s going on in the Centre for Lifelong Learning. There was a chance to try some taster classes, tutors were on hand to offer advice and lots of people signed up for the new 3Ls Club Continue reading
The winners of the 3Ls Students’ Association 30th Anniversary Digital Photography Competition were presented with their prizes at the Management Council meeting on 4th September. The Competition theme was “The Magic of Later Life” and there were two winners: Eileen Kidd (3Ls member) and Qiu Zilou (Masters student). Eileen captured her sister engaged in her Continue reading
This year’s Summer Academy offered a medley of theatre, film and music for our delegates, who enjoyed good food, friendships and lots of fun along the way. We were very well entertained by an eclectic range of speakers, visited lots of interesting venues in Glasgow, Biggar and Peebles, and even discovered some hidden musical talents Continue reading
An intrepid group of 3Ls members and friends enjoyed an informative walk on Sunday 18th August, ably led by volunteer guide Gerard McCrear. We learned about the history of lots of sites along the way, passing the Wonderwall at the Graham Hills Building, Tennent’s Brewery, St Luke’s and The Sculpture Garden behind the People’s Palace. Continue reading
This years Open Afternoon will take place on Wednesday 11th September from 1.30pm – 3.30pm in the Centre for Lifelong Learning, 7th Floor, Graham Hills Building. Come along and find out more about the 3Ls Clubs and the many classes offered by the CLL, and join us for tea and cake!