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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.

Newsletter Terms 1 & 2, 2015  [Download Section] printable.

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Vision

Aberfoyle Community Centre Inc. – A Welcoming Place to Engage and Grow.

 

Mission

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:

 

  • Plan and implement quality and affordable programs in response to community needs.
  • Provide a welcoming environment that fosters participation and community spirit.
  • Encourage, acknowledge, support and train volunteers within the Centre.
  • Develop working partnerships, network with other agencies and professional bodies to continue to create positive pathways for local residents.

 

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!

 

 

 

 

 JP at the Community Centre

 

We offer a JP at the Centre every Tuesday during school term from 11.30am – 12 noon by appointment

 

Book at Reception

 

 

 

Home Cooking Workshop  –  4 different sessions

 

When : Tuesday  7th April,  5th May,  2nd June,  30th June

Time : 10am – 2.00pm

Cost : $6.00/session

Join us to prepare Tomato Chutnew and Old Fashioned Hot Pot for lunch.

Learn tips for slow cooking and freezing

Limited numbers

Book and pay to secure your spot.

 

 

 

 

 

 Aberfoyle Community Centre and BankSA have joined together in an Alliance to raise funds for the Centre to purchase equipment

When you take out a New Home Loan or move your Existing Home Loan to BankSA, mention the Community Centre and BankSA will give an agreed % of the settled loan amount as a commission to help fundraise for the Centre.

Visit your local branch in the Hub Shopping Centre  or  Phone (08) 8370 5145  or  Email : knuckeyv@banksa.com.au

 

 

 

Tuesday Community Lunch

 

Dates :    14 July, 18 August, 15 September, 20 October, 17 November, 8 December

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 pay at the time of making your booking

Community Transport may be available – call the City of Onkaparinga Council 8384 0750

 

 

Mindful Meditation  with Elizabeth James

Tuesday evenings  :  7.30 – 9.00pm

Commencing  :   28th April 2015

 

Rebalance Mind, body and spirit as you’re gently guided on a meditation journey.

Enter a state of deep peace and calmness. No prior experience needed.

Investment  :  $12 a session payable in advance  –  $60.00 for 5 weeks

Please bring along a bottle of water and pillow / yoga mat / blanket, anything to make yourself comfortable lying down. Wear loose, comfortable clothing.

 

Contact  :  Elizabeth –  0474 197 707    or    email   lotusstartherapies@gmail.com

 

 

 

Writers Hub

 

Alternate Mondays  : 

Term 2   :   4 May,  18 May,  1 June,  15 June,  29 June

Time :   7 – 8.30pm

Cost :    $5.00 per evening

Meeting fortnightly during school term

 

Meet with a growing group of keen local writers to share ideas and writing. Learn skills that assist with writing development and effective critiquing.

Keep up-to-date with current trends in literature, publishing  opportunities and competitions.

 

Whether you are just beginning your writing journey or well on your way, the group welcomes writers of any genre.

 

Contact the Centre to join this group.     Phone  :  8270 5377

 

 

 

Singing for Fun  –  come and join us

 

When : every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month

Dates Term 2  :   14 May, 28 May, 11 June, 25 June, 9 July

Cost : $3.00 per session

Contact the Centre on 8270 5377 to enrol

 

Active @ Aberfoyle Social Group  –  vacancies

 

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

Dates :  Terms 1 & 2   –   18 February,  18 March,  15 April,  20 May,  17 June,  15 July

 

Men’s Breakfast offers an opportunity to socialise and connect with other men.

Includes guest speakers and trips to places of interest.

 

 

Aberfoyle Explorers”  –  Social Group  – waiting list

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.

 

Yoga  –  Energise and Balance

New class commencing 3rd February 2015

Tuesdays  :  7 – 8.30pm

Cost  :  $15.00  –  concession available

A beautiful and enjoyable general class for body, mind and soul. Classes include breath awareness, asana, flow movements, meditation, energy balancing, relaxation and more. Classes help promote greater flexibility, strength, inner balance and holistic wellbeing.

Suits all abilities and levels.

 

Gaynor is a trained yoga teacher, life skills facilitator and massage therapist. Her unique yoga style is a blend of Yoga Pranala, Hatha and Dru Yoga. Classes are holistic, support greater energy, energy balance and awareness of Self.

Contact Gaynor  :  0413 348 187     or      email  gomeadows@hotmail.com.au

 

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, pay with credit card 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 – 4.00pm.

 

We look forward to seeing you here soon.

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Hub Dr Aberfoyle Park,
SA 5159 Australia

08 8384 0100
08 8384 0111

libraries@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au
www.onkaparingacity.com/libraries

Parent Body:
City of Onkaparinga

Hours:
Mon, Tues, Fri 9.30am - 6pm,
Wed, Thurs 9.30am - 8pm,
Sat 10am - 3pm,
Sun 2pm - 5pm,
after hours returns chute available

Access:
Wheelchair access, Disability toilets, Disability parking

Venue hire
Community room available during opening hours - 35 chairs, 5 large tables, tea making facilities, air conditioned, carpet, whiteboard