Activities

 

The Centre conducts many activities to keep you entertained, informed or for fun. Additional courses are run from term to term. Please check for details.

 

 

 

Community Sisters Women’s Program  –  CANCELLED FOR THE REST OF 2017

 

 

Tai Chi

Ancient form of exercise for people of all ages and fitness. Beginners welcome to all classes.

 

Tuesdays:

Class 1:    9am – 10am  – full 

Class 2:   10am – 11am –  full

Wednesdays:

Evening class :   6.45pm – 7.45pm  –  VACANCIES

Fridays:

Class 1 : 9am – 10am  –  VACANCY

Class 2:  10am – 11am   VACANCY

 

To be paid in advance

Contact : The Centre 8270 5377

 

 

English Language and Literacy Support Program Term 4 , 2017

 

Term 4   –  Commencing   :  Tuesday 17 October &  Thursday 19 October, 2017

Tuesdays  &   Thursdays   9.30 – 11.30 am

Crèche available

 

Our Service: assisted Adult Community Learning in English language and literacy support by way of individual and small group tuition delivered by volunteer tutors within a friendly community setting.

 

Literacy Support may include:  functional English language literacy – i.e. reading, writing, speaking and listening skills – including expression and comprehension, spelling, grammar and punctuation; numeracy and financial literacy; cultural literacy, building an understanding of Australian society, its language, history, laws, systems and customs; computer literacy and education and employment literacy, developing an understanding of work skills, setting goals, identifying training options and finding career pathways.

 

Available to:  Any adult (over 17 years) who is no longer attending school and who needs any form of literacy, numeracy or basic skills support and/or personalised assistance to better engage with the local community and/or prepare for further study, voluntary work or entry into paid employment.

 

Our volunteer tutors: aim to provide individualized tuition and personal support to suit students’ particular needs.  They will help you to learn at your own pace to achieve your own special goals.

 

Our Individual and Small Group Sessions: are open to all first and second-language speakers of English who may experience any degree of difficulty with the written and/or spoken English language.

                                                    Volunteer  tutors  are  invited  to  apply

Leave your name and contact details to arrange a return call from our Program Coordinator, Jennifer.

 

 

Men’s Breakfast  – NOW on Thursdays

Join us monthly on a Thursday for an opportunity to socialise and connect. Includes guest speakers, activities and outings.

Meets 3rd Thursday of the month:

 

Time : 8:00am – 10.30am

Cost : $7.00

Term 4  :  October 19,  November  16 & December 14

Contact : The Centre 8270 5377

 

 

Wednesday Brush Strokes     

Enhance your skills or learn different art techniques with a range of mediums including pastels, water colour, pencil, charcoal etc in a Social setting.

Suitable for adults of all skill levels.

Meets : Every Wednesday during school term

Term 4   Commencing  :  Wednesday 18 October 2017

Time : 9.30 am – 12 noon

Cost for Term 4  :  $90.00 in advance   (or 2 payments  $50.00  &  $40.00 )

 

 

 

Happy Snippers

A Social Craft group.  Come and learn from others or maybe pass on your own skills. Some patterns available.

Every Monday  9:30 am – 12 noon

Cost: $6.00 per week

Commencing :  Monday 30 January 2017

Contact the Centre 8270 5377

 

 

Writers Hub

Meeting monthly

Dates :

Time :  7 – 9pm

Cost :    $6.00 per evening

 

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.

All writers welcome, contact the Centre to join this group

 

 

Shutter Bug

Bringing together like-minded amateur or novice photographers who are interested in improving their skills. This is a socialgathering where members discuss subjects and techniques – your camera,  lenses and shutters, exposure and light, locations, people.

Meets : 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month

Commencing  :

Time  :   1.30 – 3.30 pm.    Cost :   $7.00 per session

 

Wednesday Wanderers

 

Social club  –  meets 4th week of each month

 

Outings using private cars and public transport, occasional activities at the Centre.

All enquiries please ring the Centre 8270 5537

 

 

Active @ Aberfoyle Social Club – waiting list only

Would you like to become part of a social group for outings and friendship? This group meets every 2nd Friday of the month

Cost :   depending upon the activity.

Enquiries :   ring the Centre 8270 5377

 

 

Aberfoyle Explorers Social Group 

This group meets on the 1st Friday of the month.

A social group which enjoys outings and friendship.   Please contact the Centre on 8270 5377 for further details and to register. 

 

 

 

 

 The above programs are all Centre activities and are solely funded by the Aberfoyle Community Centre Inc.

 

 

Yoga – Gentle Class

Thursday  6.45 – 8.15pm

 

Yoga to balance, wind down and restore.

Includes gentle poses, breath awareness, flow movements, meditation and some yin asanas.

Promotes flexibility, strength and inner awareness.

Suits all abilities, including beginners.

 

Contact Gaynor  0413 348 187

 

 

 

Yoga with Hwamin  

 

Commencing  :  Monday 1st May  9.30 – 11.00am

$10 per session     or       $8 per 10 sessions block payment

 

The practice is gentle and slow to help promote inward awareness, to re-connect with your inner peace. Classes include breath work, postures and relaxation/meditation and suits all ages and fitness levels

 

Contact Hwamin  0405 500 433

www.YogaHwamin.com

 

 

In Christ Prayer & Worship Centre

Every Saturday 7am – 1pm

Come, let us worship together; stay for one or two hours, or for all 6 hours if you can

For more information  –  Juliah  0401 160 530    Alex  0451 997 564

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every second Friday 6.30 – 9.30pm  –  contact Juliah 0401 160 530

 

 

“Gentle Moves”   –    Mondays and Thursdays

This is a gentle, physical weekly activity program

Times :      Monday  12.30 – 1.15pm

                     Thursdays 12.30 – 1.15pm

‘Gentle Exercise’  is a gentle to moderate activity program that combines aerobic activity with weight bearing, balance, mobility and stretching exercises. Run by an accredited exercise professional.

For more information and to register, please phone Kay on 0409 677 405.

 

 

Active Bodies

Is a High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)program that is fun, safe and suitable for over 50’s and ALL fitness levels. HIIT involves repeatedly exercising at a high intensity for a short period of time followed by a short period of rest and has been shown to significantly reduce subcutaneous fat, especially abdominal fat, as well as total body mass and insulin sensitivity. HIIT has even been used to improve the wellbeing of people with chronic health conditions such as diabetes and stable angina as well as those recovering from heart failure and other cardiac related procedures.

Classes are held on Tuesdays from 5.45-6.30pm

Cost is $8 per session for a casual class but multi-visit passes are available at a cheaper rate

For more information contact Alli on 0414 785 704

 

Mindful Meditation

 

Tuesday – weekly

Time : 7.30 – 9.00pm

Bookings essential. Phone Elizabeth on 0474 197 707

or go to  facebook.com/lotusstartherapies  or  lotusstar.com.au

 

 

Neighbourhood Watch

 

Meeting at the Community Centre  :  Monday,   bi-monthly

Time  :  7.30 – 9.30pm

 

 

Helen O’Grady Drama Academy – Adelaide

The programme we offer in the Academy is one of self-development for 5-17 year olds.  Our stimulating classes cover speech, improvisation, mini-scripts, snippets, and movement and production techniques.  In Term 4, all classes begin work on a short scripted production, which they put on for parents and friends just before Christmas.  The course aims to increase children’s self-confidence, communicative ability and creative talents.  Above all our classes are fun!

Meets:            Fridays during school term

Time:               5.45pm – 6.45pm     &      6.45pm – 7.45pm

Cost:               Enquire

Bookings:      0429 567 708

 

 

Ju-Jitsu Junior

The Martial Art of Ju-Jitsu with the World Ju-Jitsu Federation Australia is the fighting system used by Japanese Samurai. Using traditional style and adapted techniques for today’s lifestyle it will develop fitness & self confidence.

Junior Samurai: Saturdays 9.30am – 11.30am during school term

Presented by Andrew

Enquiries and Bookings  : 0434 845 746

 

 

Aberfoyle Social Links – for over 65 years of age  (formerly known as Seniors on the Move)

Providing a social program for people who require support, socialisation and special attention to enhance their life. A weekly program with a wide variety of activities and bus trips arranged occasionally. A low-cost home-cooked meal is included on program day. Transport to and from Centre is available for a nominal fee.

HACC assessment criteria applies.

Every Wednesday.

Time:   10.30am – 2.00pm

Enquiries :   1300 224 477 – ACH

Funded by ACH Group

 

 

 

 

Northern Community Forum

A Community Forum for all.  An opportunity to discuss local issues of interest to you and your council. Come along –  have your say.  NO charge

Dates  :   20 Feb, 24 April, 19 June, 21 August, 16 October & 11 December 2017

Meets  : Mondays bi-monthly .    Starts  7:30pm

No cost. Everyone invited.

For more information, contact Paul Campbell  0400 073 804

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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