Daylesford community diary: August 9

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: Daylesford RSL, 20 Vincent Street.

INQUIRIES: Annette, 0447 186 228.

FUNDRAISER

WHAT: Creswick Hospital Auxiliary casserole luncheon. Cost: $18, proceeds towards a specialty care mattress.

WHEN: Thursday, August 10, midday.

WHERE: Creswick Senior Citizens Clubrooms.      

INQUIRIES: Phone Margaret 5345 2165 or Joan 5338 2584.

CAKE & COMPANY 

WHAT: Trentham Life Activities Club morning tea. All welcome.

WHEN: Every Wednesday, 10-11.30am.

WHERE: Uniting Church Hall, corner Market and Camp streets, Trentham.

INQUIRIES: Rosalie Franzke, 54241390.

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.

BUSHWALKING

WHAT: Morning walks in Daylesford district. Reasonable level of fitness required. No charge.

WHEN: Fridays, 9am.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Ian, 5348 4283.

COMMUNITY ART

WHAT: Explore your creativity in a non-tuition based, friendly space. BYO materials.

WHEN: Thursdays, 2-4.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

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.

INQUIRIES: 5476 4350.

COUNTRY MARKET

WHAT: Leonards Hill Country Market.

WHEN: Third Saturday of every month, 9am-2pm.

WHERE: Leonards Hill Hall.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3351.

CRESWICK GARDEN

WHAT: A place to meet Norm and other locals and grow your own vegies, herbs, flowers.

WHEN: Every Saturday, 8am.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre's community garden.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.

CRESWICK MARKET

WHAT: Local produce, plants, arts, music and kids entertainment.

WHEN: Third Saturday of the month, 9am-1pm.

WHERE: 19 Victoria Street, Creswick.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.

HEALTHY LEG CLUB

WHAT: Community-based program for leg-related issues treatment and management.

WHERE: 79 Raglan Street, Daylesford.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 1-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Patty McKibbin, Hepburn Health, 5321 6570.

KINDER PLAYGROUP

​WHAT: Hepburn Kindergarten playgroup.

WHEN: Friday 10am-noon.

WHERE: Hepburn Kindergarten.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3750.

LIFE DRAWING

WHAT: Explore your mark making through experimental and traditional drawing techniques.

WHEN: Sundays 1pm-3.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

MEDITATION

WHAT: Personal Growth.

WHEN: Tuesday guided meditation, 10.30-11.30am; Wednesday Wu Tao fortnightly 11-noon; Wednesday, restorative yoga 6-7.30pm; Thursday guided meditation 9-10am; Saturday Guided Meditation 9.30-10.30am.

WHERE: Daylesford Healing Massage, 11 Howe Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 5348 1099.

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.

PRAMS ON PARADE

WHAT: Parents and Carers pram walking group.

WHERE: Clunes Neighbourhood House.

WHEN: Every Tuesday, 10am (weather permitting).

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

PROBUS MEETING

WHAT: Daylesford Probus Club.

WHERE: Daylesford Bowling Club, Camp Street.

WHEN: Third Tuesday of month, 10am.

INQUIRIES: Ted Goodwin, 5348 2955.

WOOL CRAFTERS

WHAT: Hepburn Wool Crafters. All skill levels.

WHEN: Second and fourth Friday of the month, 10am-3pm.

WHERE: Glenlyon Hall.

INQUIRIES: Isobel, 5348 1077.