Daylesford Community News, February 15

COMMUNITY DINNER

WHAT: Smorgasbord Tea.

WHERE: Creswick Uniting Church.

WHEN: Friday, 6.30pm.

INQUIRIES: Beth, 5345 2432.

PRAYER SERVICE

WHAT: Creswick World Day of Prayer Ecumenical Service. Speaker: Mylene Guerrero from United Church of Christ in the Philippines. All welcome.

WHERE: St Andrew's Uniting Church, Ballarat Road, Creswick.

WHEN: Friday, March 3, 5.30pm for a light Filipino meal; 6.30pm for the prayer service.

FRIENDSHIP SHED

WHAT: A place for men to socialise, learn new skills and undertake projects to benefit the community.

WHERE: Lake Road, Creswick.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10am-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Shane Richardson, Hepburn Health, 5321 6578.

ART DISPLAY

WHAT: Community Art Space. 

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

When: Thursdays, 2-4.30pm. 

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

FOOD HELP

WHAT: Daylesford Food Assistance Program. 

WHEN: Hot breakfast and food parcels, 8am-1pm; hot lunch and food parcels, 12-4pm every Thursday. 

WHERE: Senior Citizens Centre (behind Daylesford Town Hall).

INQUIRIES: Annette, 0447 186 228.

COMMUNITY CHOIR

WHAT: Sweet Justice Community Choir.

WHEN: Mondays, 3pm during school terms.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Anni, 0418 358 075.

YOGA CLASS

WHAT: Restorative yoga. $15 concession, $18 full. 

WHEN: Every Thursday, 6-7.30pm (except school holidays).

WHERE: Daylesford Massage Healing Centre, 5/11 Howe Street.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

WHAT: 5000 Club Friday lunch. Volunteers needed. Free, hot three course meal.

WHEN:  Fridays, noon to 1.30pm

WHERE: Stanbridge Hall, Christ Church, Central Springs Rd, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Loretta, 5348 4193.

PLAYGROUP

WHAT:  Fun and socialising for littlies and their grown-ups.

WHEN: Thursdays, 9.30-11.30am throughout school terms.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre's Playscape Garden.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356 or info@creswicknc.org.au.

CANCER SUPPORT

WHAT: Hepburn Shire Womens Cancer Support Group.

INQUIRIES: Gai Hovey, 5424 1655.

PRAMS ON PARADE

WHAT: Parents and Carers pram walking group.

WHERE: Clunes Neighbourhood House.

WHEN: Every Tuesday departing at 10am.

INQUIRIES: Hepburn Health Maternal & Child Health, 5321 6550.

GET MOVING

WHAT: Wu Style Tai Chi.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

WHEN: Mondays, 10-11am and 6-7pm.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569. 

POLE WALKING

WHAT: Low-impact social exercise program for improved health and wellbeing.

WHERE: Creswick and Daylesford.

WHEN: Creswick, Tuesdays 8-9:30am; Daylesford, Wednesdays 8-9am; Thursdays 11-11.45am.

INQUIRIES: Eliz Rhook, Hepburn Health, 5345 9150.

CLAYSPACE

WHAT: Adults clay workshop, Tuesdays 1-3pm, kids 4-5pm. Kids clay workshop, Saturdays 10-11am, adults 11am-1pm.

CONTACT: Bookings essential, Kim 0428 726 966.

WHAT: Kids clay workshops Wednesdays, 4-5pm and 5-6pm; adults 6.30-8.30pm.

CONTACT: Bookings essential, Minna 0407 818 609.

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

WHAT: A support group for carers of people living with dementia within Hepburn shire.

WHERE: Daylesford.

WHEN: First Tuesday of the month, 10:30am-noon.

CONTACT: Gabrielle Kirby, Hepburn Health, 5321 6595.

GIRL GUIDES

WHAT: Daylesford Girl Guides.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 6-9 year olds, 5.45-7pm; girls 10+ 6.30-8pm.

WHERE: Guide Hall, Duke Street.

INQUIRIES: Nerida, 5423 9398.

SPA QUILTERS

WHAT: Spa Quilters.

WHEN: Thursdays, 11am-5pm.

WHERE:  Holy Cross Hall, Daly Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Janet Blain, 5348 3365.

BUSH PLAYGROUP

WHAT: Nature-based play, songs, stories, morning tea and leisurely walk through the bush. Babies to preschool age.

WHEN: Fridays, 9.30-11.30am.

WHERE: Wombat Forest (call for directions).

INQUIRIES: Jen Bray, 0428 330 640.

TABLE TENNIS

WHAT: Coaching, social and competition. Beginners welcome.

WHEN: Wednesday, coaching 6.30pm, competition 7.30pm; Friday, social 1-3pm. 

WHERE: Vic Park, Ballan Road, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Peter, 5348 2093 or 0427 482 093.