Daylesford community diary: October 11

STALLS APLENTY

WHAT: Mini mart/coffee party. Stalls include Christmas cards, jewellery, scarves and gift ideas. Entry: $8.

WHEN: Tuesday, October 31 at 10am.

WHERE: St. Andrew’s Uniting Church,130 Ballarat Road, Creswick.

INQUIRIES: Beth 5345 2432 or Joan 5345 2806.

Mindfulness

WHAT: Simply Mindfulness course – relax a worrying or anxious mind, relieve tension, manage stress, improve focus, sleep better and other benefits.

WHEN: Sunday, October 29 to November 19, 4pm 

WHERE: Creswick Neighborhood Centre, 21 Victoria Street, Creswick. 

INQUIRIES: Jane 0417 037 320 or 5345 2356.

Personal Growth

WHEN: Tuesday, Guided Meditation 10.30-11.30am; Wednesday, Wu Tao fortnightly 11am-noon; Thursday, Guided Meditation 9-10am; Saturday, Guided Meditation 9.30-10.30am.

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

INQUIRIES: 5348 1099.

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.

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.

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: 5424 1390.

CANCER SUPPORT

WHAT: Hepburn Shire Womens Cancer Support Group

INQUIRIES: Gai Hovey, 5424 1655.

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.

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: Phone 5345 2356 or email info@creswicknc.org.au.

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.

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, 5321 6578.

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.

LEARNING SPACE

WHAT: Extra help with homework and school work for year 7-10 students. All welcome. Snacks provided.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 3.30-5.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

MEDITATION GROUP

WHAT: Christian Meditation Group.

WHEN: Mondays, 6.30pm.

WHERE: Parish Centre, St Peter’s Catholic Church Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Yvonne 5348 3699.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: Daylesford Men’s Shed.

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

WHERE: Victoria Park, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: David, 0429 134 136.

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.