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PAISLEY & DISTRICT U3A PRESENTATIONS AND "TALKING HEADS" VIDEOS

This page brings together all the links to our "Talking Heads" video interviews/presentations. They can also be accessed individually from Group or Events pages. The interviews are held externally on YouTube, so remember after viewing to press the "Back" key on your web browser to return here.

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TUTURIAL VIDEO: [Zoom Housekeeping] - Learn how we use Zoom in our Monthly Meetings.
(YouTube video 7:04 mins}

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PRESENTATIONS

Mayflower Talk - talk delivered by George English

Gilbert and Sullivan talk delivered by Bernard Lockett

Joyce Bunton On Meditation and Tapping Therapies

Anne Pitcher - [Storyteller] - Anne is a Professional Storyteller. She is in the Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland Directory of Professional Storytellers. Anne acknowledges the inspiration of Sylvia Troon for the Bogle Story, and David Campbell for the inspiration for the Iona story.

Dr Val Bissland - "Choosing Happiness" - Paisley & District January Meeting 2021

Dr Alexandra Mavroeidi - "Stand Up for your Bones" presentation=

Dr Alex's presentation can be viewed here - Stand Up For Your Bones

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Dr Tom Browm - Covid-19 Presentation

Dr Tom Brown's presentation can be viewed here: Dr Tom Brown

The Question and Answer session following Dr Brown's presentation can be viewed here:

Covid-19 Q&A

(Press Release: Dr Tom Brown Talk )

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"TALKING HEADS" VIDEOS

Lockdown Responses - Group leaders summarise their views about surviving Lockdown, mainly through using zoom meetings.

OPERA APPRECIATION

[ U3A Opera Leader ] Kathy O'Donnell describes the activities of the Opera Appreciation Group, and how things have changed during lockdown. (Approx 3:54 mins)

[ U3A Opera Appreciation ] Roisin Mulholland and Duncan McIntosh describe their involvement in the Opera Group.
(Approx 3:32 mins)

MEDITATION

[ Meditation Group Leader ] Joyce Bunton, Group Leader of the Meditation Group describes the benefits of Meditation, and how to become involved in the group which currently operates each weekday on Zoom. (Approx 3:08 mins)

[ Meditation Interview ] Meg McDonald describes how she became a member of Paisley and District U3A, and the benefits of taking part in the Meditation Group. (Approx 3:03 mins)

CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH

[ Conversational Spanish Leader ] May Diver explains how she became the Group Leader for the Conversational Spanish Group. She also describes how the operation of the group required to adapt when conducted on Zoom during lockdown. (Approx 3:54 mins)

[ Conversational Spanish Members ] Barry and Ruth speak of their involvement in the Conversational Spanish Group. (Approx 5:58 mins)

BOOK GROUP

[ Leader - Book Group ] Dee Barnfield describes the transition of the Book Group in lockdown. (Approx 3:21 mins)

[ Book Group Member ] Linda Nicholl talks of her involvement in the Book Group. (Approx 2:55 mins)

Architectural Appreciation Group

[ Architectural Group Leader ] Duncan Macintosh, Architecture Group leader explains his leadership of the Group, and gives some insight into the history of Paisley Town Hall. (Approx 2:50 mins}

The Garden Gang#

[ Garden Gang Leader ] Valerie Reilly, Group Leader for the Garden Gang group, explains what is involved in membership of the Garden Gang group.

[ Garden Gang Member ] Rose Brown, explains the operation of the Garden Gang Group.

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