Daylesford Community Diary, December 6

CAROLS TOUR

WHAT: Dayleford Brass Band’s carols tour.

WHEN: December 11 & 18, 6.30pm.

WHERE: Travelling in bus around Hepburn and Daylesford. 

INQUIRIES: 0400 091 118. 

SPECIAL SERVICES

WHAT: Anglican Parish of Springmount’s Festival of Christmas.

WHEN: December 10, 7pm, Ecumenical Service of Nine Lessons and Carols at St John’s Anglican Church, Creswick; December 17, 7pm, Family Christmas Pageant at All Saints’ Anglican Church, Learmonth; Christmas Eve, 5.30pm Festal Eucharist at St Paul’s Anglican Church, Clunes; 7.30pm Festal Eucharist at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Newlyn; 9.30pm Traditional Midnight Mass at St John’s Anglican Church, Creswick; Christmas Day, 9am, Festal Eucharist at All Saints’ Church, Learmonth. 

INQUIRIES: 5345 2060.

MARIGOLDS

WHAT: The Marigolds sing Nowell. Free. 

WHEN: Friday, December 15, 4pm and  Sunday, December 17, 2 pm. 

WHERE: Daylesford Library (Friday) and Convent Gallery (Sunday)

INQUIRIES: Gudrun Markowsky, 5348 1547.

5000 CLUB

WHAT: Special Christmas lunch. All welcome. After the lunch, the 5000 Club will be closed for holidays, reopening on Friday, January 19.

WHEN: Friday, December 15, midday.

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

INQUIRIES: Loretta, 5348 4193.

CANCER SUPPORT 

WHAT: Hepburn Shire Womens Cancer Support Group.

INQUIRIES: Gai Hovey, 5424 1655.

CLAYSPACE

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

WHAT: Kids clay workshop, Saturdays 10-11am, adults 11am-1pm.

INQUIRIES: Bookings essential, Kim 0428 726 966.

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

INQUIRIES: Bookings essential, Minna 0407 818 609.

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: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

COMMUNITY CHOIR

WHAT: Sweet Justice Community Choir.

WHEN: Monday, 3pm during school terms.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Anni, 0418 358 075.

CURRENT AFFAIRS

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

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

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 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.

INQUIRIES: 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: Daylesford RSL, 20 Vincent Street.

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.

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

WHAT: Weekly guided meditation with Danielle-France.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10.30am; Saturdays, 9.30am.

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

INQUIRIES: 5348 1099.

POETRY GROUP

WHAT: Bring any poems for discussion and/or your own poems for workshopping. Friendly and supportive atmosphere.

WHEN: Mondays 7-9pm. 

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, Camp Street.

INQUIRIES: Ross Gillett, 0408 440 270.

SPA QUILTERS

WHAT: Quilting.

WHEN: Thursdays, 11am-5pm.

WHERE: St Peters Church Hall,13 Duke Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 5348 5591.

WU STYLE TAI CHI

WHAT: Beginners 7.15-8.15pm; advanced 6-7pm.

WHEN: Mondays.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.