Daylesford community diary: August 2

FUNDRAISER

CHARITY: Funds raised through next week's $18 casserole luncheon will go towards the purchase of a specialty care mattress. Picture: Alexander Safonov/Shutterstock.com

CHARITY: Funds raised through next week's $18 casserole luncheon will go towards the purchase of a specialty care mattress. Picture: Alexander Safonov/Shutterstock.com

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: Margaret 5345 2165 or Joan 5338 2584.

SPIT ROAST

WHAT: Spit Roast dinner. $20. All welcome. 

WHEN: Friday, August 4, 6.30pm.

WHERE: St Andrew’s Uniting Church, Creswick.

INQUIRIES: Margaret, 5345 2165.

GET HEALTHY

WHAT: Free vegetarian health program, talks, tastings, printed recipes, cooking demos.

WHEN: 4pm, first Sunday of each month.

WHERE: Good Samaritan Centre, corner Grevillea & Learmonth roads, Wendouree.

CONTACT: Carolynn, 0409 393 759.

CANCER SUPPORT

WHAT: Hepburn Shire Womens Cancer Support Group.

INQUIRIES: Gai Hovey, 5424 1655.

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.

COUNTRY MARKET

WHAT: Leonards Hill Country Market.

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

WHERE: Leonards Hill Hall.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3351. 

CURRENT AFFAIRS

WHAT: Lively group discussions of local & international issues. Facilitated by U3A. All welcome.

WHEN: First Thursday of every month, 10-11.30am.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

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

WHERE: Daylesford.

WHEN: First Tuesday of month, 10.30am-midday.

CONTACT: Gabrielle Kirby, Hepburn Health 5321 6595.

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.