Daylesford community diary: May 17

NDIS INFO

WHAT: Learn about disability services, ways to support people with disabilities and the NDIS.

WHEN: From May 15, 9.30am-2.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

CHARITY EVENT

WHAT: Biggest Morning Tea.

WHEN: Monday, May 22, 10am.

WHERE: Daylesford Bowling Club. Lots of fun and food.

INQUIRIES: Carol, 5348 2366.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

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

WHEN: Friday, noon to 1.30pm.

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

INQUIRIES: Loretta, 5348 4193.

BUSH PLAYGROUP

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

WHEN: Fridays, 9.30-11.30am.

WHERE: Wombat Forest (call for directions).

INQUIRIES: Jen Bray, 0428 330 640.

CLAYSPACE

WHAT: Adults clay workshop, Tuesdays 1-3pm, kids 4-5pm.

WHAT: 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

COMMUNITY CHOIR

WHAT: Sweet Justice Community Choir.

WHEN: Monday, 3pm during school terms.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Anni, 0418 358 075.

COMMUNITY YOGA

WHAT: Daylesford Community Yoga.

WHEN: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.20-10.45am. No bookings required.

WHERE: 5 Ninth Street, Hepburn, enter via Church Avenue.

COST: By donation. All proceeds to charity

INQUIRIES: 5476 4350.

FOOD HELP

WHAT: Daylesford Food Assistance Program.

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

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

INQUIRIES: Annette, 0447 186 228.

FRIENDSHIP SHED

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

WHERE: Lake Road, Creswick.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10am-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Shane Richardson, Hepburn Health, 5321 6578.

GENTLE MOVEMENT

WHAT: Somatic exercise.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 7-8pm.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

LEARN FRENCH

WHAT: French for Beginners 2-3pm. French Grammar 3.30pm-4.30pm. French Conversation 4.45pm-5.45pm.

WHEN: Tuesdays.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre 5348 3569.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: Daylesford Men’s Shed.

WHEN: Mondays and Thursdays, 9am-3pm.

WHERE: Victoria Park, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: David, 0429 134 136.

PASTEL CLASS

WHAT: Explore the use of pastels and texture on a variety of surfaces.

WHEN: Thursdays, 1pm-2pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

PLAYGROUP

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

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

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre's Playscape Garden.

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

POLE WALKING

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

WHERE: Creswick and Daylesford.

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

INQUIRIES: Eliz Rhook, Hepburn Health, 5345 9150.

SPA QUILTERS

WHAT: Spa Quilters.

WHEN: Thursdays, 11am-5pm.

WHERE: Holy Cross Hall, Daly Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Janet Blain, 5348 3365.

YOGA HELP

WHAT: Preventative, restorative exercise breathing and meditation techniques to help gardeners. Accessible to people of all ages and abilities.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10.15-11.45am.

WHERE: Pendower House, 10 Bridport Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Larch, 5348 3921.