Daylesford Community Diary, June 13

PLANNING AHEAD

WHAT: Help and forms for end of life – advance care directive, power of attorney, medical treatment decision maker and more.

WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 2-4pm.

WHERE: The Woodshed, 21A Raglan Street.

INQUIRIES: Mary-Faeth, 0428 481 754.

MINDFULNESS

WHAT: Basic short course. 

WHEN: Sunday, May 13 to June 3, 4pm weekly. 

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 0417 037 320.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

WHAT: Volunteers are needed. Free, hot three-course meal.

WHEN: Friday, noon to 1.30pm.

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

INQUIRIES: 5348 4193.

BUSHWALKING 

WHAT: Morning walks in the Daylesford district. Reasonable level of fitness required. U3A membership or gold coin donation.

WHEN:  Fridays at 9am. 

WHERE: Assemble outside the Bowling Club. 

INQUIRIES: Ian, 5348 4283.

BUS TRIPS

WHAT: Op shopping tours and social outings. Cost: $2-$5 depending on destination.

WHEN: Every Wednesday, 9.30am-3pm.

WHERE: Departs and returns from Clunes Neighbourhood House, 70 Bailey Street.

INQUIRIES: 5345 4078.

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 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 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.

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.

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.

FARMERS MARKET

WHAT: Fresh local produce.

WHEN: Every Sunday, 9am-1pm. 

WHERE: The Woodshed, 21A Raglan Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 0490 332 025.

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.

FOOD HELP

WHAT: Daylesford Food Assistance Program.

WHEN: Tuesdays 8am-1pm, Thursdays 10am-4pm.

WHERE: Girl Guides Hall.

INQUIRIES: 0499 057 398.

KINDER PLAYGROUP

​WHAT: Hepburn Kindergarten playgroup.

WHEN: Friday 10am-noon.

WHERE: Hepburn Kindergarten.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3750.

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.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: Daylesford Men’s Shed.

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

WHERE: Victoria Park, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: David, 0429 134 136.

PERSONAL GROWTH

WHEN: Tuesday Guided Meditation, 10.30-11.30am; Thursday Guided Meditation 9-10am; Saturday Guided Meditation 9.30-10.30am.

WHERE: Daylesford Healing Massage, 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.

INQUIRIES: Ross Gillett, 0408 440 270.

STAYING STRONG

WHAT: Improve balance and agility, increase joint flexibility, and general fitness for health. Wear comfortable clothing. $3.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre.

WHEN: Mondays, 3-4pm; Wednesdays, 2.30-3.30pm.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.