Daylesford Community Diary, August 21

THE ARTIST'S REVELATION

WHAT: Words in Winter event directed by Petrus Spronk. Using modern technology, Kim Barter, Keele Breen, Basil Eliades and Kevin Smith will appear in their paintings, sharing details of the passion behind their art. Musicians Shohn Murnane and Adam Menedazzo will then read the paintings as if they were score sheets

WHEN: Saturday, August 24, 7pm.

WHERE: Yandoit Uniting Church.

BAND NIGHT

WHAT: Daylesford Community Brass Band Annual Trivia Night $10 a head, tables of 10 available. BYO nibbles, drinks at bar. Silent Auction (items donated by local businesses).

WHEN: Friday, August 30, 7pm for 7.30pm start.

WHERE: Hepburn Golf Club.

INQUIRIES: 5348 1972 or 0400 091 118.

LIVE CONCERT

WHAT: St Petersburg Trio. Russian favourites from Rachmaninov, Rubenstein, Prokofiev and Shostakovich. Tickets: $30, concession $20 from eCasa, 89 Vincent Street, Daylesford.

WHEN: Saturday, August 31 at 7.30pm.

WHERE: Christ Church Anglican, 54 Central Springs Road, Daylesford.

BOOKINGS: eCasa, 89 Vincent Street.

NEW RESIDENTS

WHAT: New residents meeting.

WHEN: Saturday, September 7, 10.30am-noon.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, Paddock Room.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

WHAT: 5000 Club Friday lunch. Volunteers needed. Free, hot three course meal.

WHEN: Friday, noon to 1.30pm.

WHERE: Victoria Park Pavilion.

INQUIRIES: Loretta, 5348 4193.

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: Minna, 0407 818 609.

CLUNES MARKET

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

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

WHERE: 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 CHOIR

WHAT: Sweet Justice Community Choir.

WHEN: Monday, 3pm during school terms.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Anni, 0418 358 075.

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.

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, 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.

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.

HEALTHY LEG CLUB

WHAT: Community-based program for leg-related issues treatment and management.

WHERE: 79 Raglan Street, Daylesford.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 1-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Patty McKibbin, Hepburn Health, 5321 6570.

KINDER PLAYGROUP

WHAT: Hepburn Kindergarten playgroup.

WHEN: Friday 10am-noon.

WHERE: Hepburn Kindergarten.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3750.

LET'S LUNCH

WHAT: Three-course lunch, $15.

WHEN: Every Wednesday.

WHERE: Daylesford Senior Citizens.

INQUIRIES: Betty Newmann, 5345 2434.

LEARN FRENCH

WHAT: French for Beginners 2-3pm. French Grammar 3.30-4.30pm. French Conversation 4.45-5.45pm.

WHEN: Tuesdays.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre, 5348 3569.

LIFE DRAWING

WHAT: Explore your mark making through experimental and traditional drawing techniques.

WHEN: Sundays 1pm-3.30pm

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre

INQUIRIES: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre 5348 3569

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.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: A space for men to socialise, learn new skills and undertake projects.

WHERE: 15 Bridge Street, Creswick.

WHEN: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9.30am-2pm.

INQUIRIES: Taletha Rizio, Hepburn Health Service, 5321 6699.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: Daylesford Men's Shed.

WHEN: Mondays and Thursdays 9am to 2pm.

WHERE: Victoria Park.

INQUIRIES: David, 0429134136.

PASTELS FOR BEGINNERS

WHAT: Explore the use of Pastels and texture on a variety of surfaces.

WHEN: Thursdays, 1-2pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

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.

PRAMS ON PARADE

WHAT: Parents and Carers pram walking group.

WHERE: Clunes Neighbourhood House.

WHEN: Every Tuesday, 10am.

INQUIRIES: Hepburn Health Maternal & Child Health, 5321 6550.

PROBUS MEETING

WHAT: Daylesford Probus Club.

WHERE: Daylesford Bowling Club, Camp Street.

WHEN: Third Tuesday of month, 10am.

INQUIRIES: Ted Goodwin, 5348 2955.

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.

SPA QUILTERS

WHAT: Quilting and Patchwork.

WHEN: Thursdays 11am-4pm.

WHERE: Parish Centre, St Peters Church, Duke Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Carol, 0407 668 938.

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.

YOGA CLASS

WHAT: Open yoga class.

WHEN: Mondays, 11am.

WHERE: Daylesford Massage and Healing. 5/11 Howe Street.

INQUIRIES: Shayna, 0412 123 821.