The Aberfoyle Community Centre Incorporated is all about meeting the needs of residents, local groups and community members.
The Centre is a central meeting place for community activities for local residents.
Tell us what you think!
We would appreciate your feedback to help us with our continous improvement in the quality of our programs, delivery and customer service at the Aberfoyle Community Centre. Please click on the link provided to participate in our confidential 10 question On-Line survey. https://survey.zohopublic.com/zs/0XCN0a
Closing date for this survey is 31st August 2014.
If you prefer to fill out a paper version there are copies available at reception.
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Aberfoyle Community Centre Inc. - A Welcoming Place to Engage and Grow.
The Aberfoyle Community Centre Inc responds to individual and community needs by facilitating a diverse and accessible range of social, leisure, recreational and educational activities that develop personal growth, encourage well-being and a sense of identity.
Aims & Objectives
We endeavour to:
Several local groups meet at the Centre. They provide a wide range of activities for residents. From arts and craft to computing or general interest to adult education. Group activities are listed on the Centre Calendar page.
Groups can even have their own page on this site to explain what they have to offer to the community. Readers can view the groups page here.
To see computing courses being run at the Centre, see schedule here.
For activities and courses not listed in the calendar or groups try our activities page here.
The Centre is a vibrant, living and evolving part of the local community and continues to aim to meet the needs of the residents.
Come in for a visit today!
PLEASE NOTE : AS OF 1/7/14 OFFICE HOURS WILL BE 9AM – 4.00PM MONDAY – FRIDAY
Tuesday Community Lunch
22 July, 19 August, 16 September, 14 October,11 November, 9 December 2014 Join us from 11.30am
$6.00 per person
Lunch served at midday
Hot meal and great company, bring a friend, meet other local residents ALL welcome
to assist us with catering please phone 8270 5377 to make your booking
Community Transport may be available – call the City of Onkaparinga Council 8384 0750
Alternate Mondays :
Term 2 : 5/5, 19/5, 2/6, 16/6 & 30/6
Term 3 : 28/7, 11/8, 25/8, 8/9 & 22/9
Term 4 : 20/10, 3/11, 17/11 & 1/12
Time : 7 – 8.30pm
Meeting fortnightly during school term
Cost : $5.00 per evening
Meet with local writiers to share ideas and stories. Learn processes to assist with writing and critiquing.
Volunteer leader and keen local writer Kelly Hibbert whose focus and speciality is children’s literature.
All writers welcome, contact the Centre to join this group
Singing for Fun - come and join us
When : every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month
Cost : $3.00 per session
Contact the Centre on 8270 5377 to enrol
Yoga with Beth - meets during school term
Time : 7 – 8.30pm
It’s ME TIME! Relax onto your mats. Centre, ground and let go your busy day. Always work at your own level.
Best done on a regular basis for tuning into body/mind awareness.
Starting every class with breath work and back care. Then work through postures/Kriyas.
Always having meditation and relaxation in every class. NAMASTE!
Contact : Beth 8370 5446 or 0421 116 152
“Heartmoves” - Mondays and Thursdays
This is a gentle, physical weekly activity program
Times : Monday 12.30 – 1.15pm
Thursdays 12.30 – 1.15pm
Suitable for anyone who hasn’t exercised for a while
Safe for people with stable long term health conditions - increase physical activity, maintain a healthy lifestyle, assist with lowering blood pressure and improve cholesterol control, manage weight, prevent falls and injuries from falls.
Sessions include : warm up, cool down and stretching, Aerobic and resistance training,.
Further enquires and to book, please ring Kay 0409 677 405
Active @ Aberfoyle Social Group
This social group meets every 2nd Friday of the month for outings and friendship.
Please contact the Centre if you would like to join.
Cost : depending upon the activity
Men’s Breakfast - waiting list for new members – contact the Centre
When : Third Wednesday of each month
Time : 8.00 – 10.00am Cost : $6.00 as of Term 3
Dates : Term 2 - June 18
Terms 3 & 4 - July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15, November 19, December 10
Men’s Breakfast offers an opportunity to socialise and connect with other men.
Includes guest speakers and trips to places of interest.
Art @ Aberfoyle - Art class for Adults – VACANCIES
When : Wednesday
Time : 12.30pm – 3.00pm
Cost : $80.00 full term or $40.00 half term
Please ring the Centre on 8270 5377 to register your interest in attending this class
“Aberfoyle Explorers“ - Social Group – vacancies
This group meets on the 1st Friday of the month. A social group which enjoys outings and friendship. ALL welcome.
Please ring the Centre on 8270 5377 to register your interest.
Physiofemme - Pilates Back & Neck Class
Reduce pain and stiffness, develop core stability.
Suitable for all adults, ideal for pregnancy and new mums
Thursday : 6.30 – 8.15pm - 2 sessions
Maximum of 10 participants
Run by Chandlers Hill Physiotherapy
Cost $23.00/class or $207.00 prepay for 10 classes
Private Health Fund Rebates apply : Bookings essential Phone 8387 7047
Family Carer Program - Alzheimer’s Australia SA
A FREE program for family members caring for a relative with dementia living in the community.
Topics discussed in the workshop include :
- understanding dementia
- responding to changes in behaviour
- effective communication
- the caring role
- planning for the future and legal issues
- services and support available to you
When : Contact National Dementia Helpline : 1800 100 500
Where : at the Aberfoyle Community Centre Inc
Registration is essential as numbers are limited. for further information or to register your attendance please contact - NATIONAL DEMENTIA HELPLINE : 1800 100 500
IMMUNISATION - At the Centre - every Thursday during school term only, 2 – 6pm
No appointment necessary
NO cash payments.
Payment - you can pre-pay at the Council Office (Hub) and bring your receipt or Immunisation will invoice you.
Immunisation Accredited Registered Nurses are available at all clinics for advice on immunisation and administration of vaccines and other fee for service programs.
For further information contact Council’s Immunisation Services Department 8384 0666
The Centre has a Hall/rooms available for hire for private parties, corporate functions, educational seminars and regular activities. Any questions regarding hiring of a venue can be answered by Anne. Please phone to make an appointment with her 8270 5377. Mondays – Fridays : 9am – 4.30pm.
We look forward to seeing you here soon.