Daylesford Community Diary, August 7

SHARE MARKET TIPS

WHAT: Intro to the share market for complete beginners. $10.

WHEN: Saturday, August 10, 9am-noon.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre.

CHARITY LUNCH

WHAT: Casserole luncheon for the Creswick & District Hospital Auxiliary. All welcome. Proceeds to raise funds for specialty pressure relieving cushions and lifting slings.

WHEN: Thursday, August 8 at noon.

WHERE: Creswick Senior Citizens Clubrooms, Water Street.

INQUIRIES: Margaret, 5345 2165 or Joan 5338 2584.

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: Bookings essential, 5345 4078.

CLUNES MARKET

WHAT: Clunes Farmers Market. VFMA accredited. Live music event.

WHEN: Second Sunday of every Month. 9am-1pm.

WHERE: Historic setting of Fraser Street, Clunes.

INQUIRIES: 5476 6215.

CLOGGING

WHAT: Clogging (Appalachian mountain dancing). A dance that suits all ages and all levels of fitness. Great fun exercise, good for fitness, co-ordination, memory, balance.

WHEN: Tuesdays 9.30-11.30am.

WHERE: Senior Citizens Hall (rear town hall).

COST: Free for U3A members and $5 for non-members.

INQUIRIES: Lorene, 0427 051 361.

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 YOGA

WHAT: Community Yoga. Classes are suited to all levels of experience. Payment by donation and at least 50 per cent of proceeds go to local and international aide projects.

WHEN: Each Wednesday, 9.30-11 am (during school terms).

WHERE: Hepburn Springs.

INQUIRIES: Chitra, 5427 4895.

COUNTRY MARKET

WHAT: Leonards Hill Country Market.

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

WHERE: Leonards Hill Hall.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3351.

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

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

WHERE: Daylesford, first Tuesday of month; Clunes, third Wednesday.

CONTACT: Gabrielle Kirby, 5321 6595.

DANCE AND DRAMA

WHAT: Inside Out Dance Theatre offering classes for kids age preschool to teens.

WHEN: Weekly schedule.

WHERE: East St, Studio Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Jen Bray 0428 330 640.

FREEMASONRY

WHAT: Mt Franklin-St.George Lodge.

WHEN: 4th Tuesday of each month, except December (2nd Tuesday), 7.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Masonic Centre, 16 Vincent Street, Daylesford

INQUIRIES: 5348 2955.

GENTLE MOVEMENT

WHAT: Somatic exercise.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 7-8pm.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

LET'S LUNCH

WHAT: Three-course lunch, $15.

WHEN: Every Wednesday.

WHERE: Daylesford Senior Citizens.

INQUIRIES: Betty Newmann, 5345 2434.

MEDITATION GROUP

WHAT: Christian Meditation Group.

WHEN: Mondays, 6pm.

WHERE: Parish Centre, St Peter's Catholic Church, Duke Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Yvonne, 5348 3699.

MEN'S BUSINESS

WHAT: Men's book club. Share ideas stimulated by literature, art, or just from personal inquiry. For better understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of life.

WHEN: Fortnightly on Monday evenings. BYO pizza from 6.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, fortnightly, on Monday evenings

INQUIRIES: Greg, 0466 339 287.

PERSONAL GROWTH

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

WHERE: 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: At Creswick, Tuesdays 8-9:30am; At Daylesford, Wednesday 8-9am; Thursdays, 11-11.45am.

INQUIRIES: Hepburn Health, 5345 9150.

STAYING STRONG

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

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre.

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

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.

WHOLENESS

WHAT: Healings, dream interpretation, spiritual blessings, divine encounters.

WHEN: Fridays, 1-3pm.

WHERE: 10 Vincent Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Mark, 0448 490 680.

WOOL CRAFTERS

WHAT: Hepburn Wool Crafters. All skill levels.

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

WHERE: Glenlyon Hall.

INQUIRIES: Isobel, 5348 1077.