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Make Art With Recycle Plastic

Inner West Council Ashfield Service Centre NSW Ashfield

event Wednesday August 26th
event Wednesday September 2nd
event Wednesday September 9th
Arts and crafts

Join MakerSpace, Socially Plastic and artist Chrystal Rimmer and connect with others through a simple, engaging, interactive and hands on creative program. The mental health benefits of “making stuff” helps to decrease stress, relieve anxiety and modify depression. Turn your plastic waste into something new and useful or just decorative! Artist Chrystal will help guide you through a virtual creative workshop that incorporating plastic objects found in your home. The team from Socially Plastic will then turn your otherwise junk into a meaningful object for you to keep and cherish… or giveaway to a friend or loved one at Christmas time.

What you will learn:

Simple ways to be creative at home Plastic types and their potential re-uses An introduction to machines and processes used to turn plastic waste into new products

What you will get:

Understanding of how recycling plastic can be fun and sustainable Take away your very own creation from a range of different moulds- could be jewellery or Xmas theme present Turn your plastic waste into a plastic treasure

Appropriate for Seniors

Please register at the link below

https://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/about/forms/forms-by-category/other-general-forms-inner-west-council/register-for-get-connected-and-stay-connected

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th
  • event Wednesday September 2nd
  • event Wednesday September 9th

Times

10:00am - 11:00am

Venue: Inner West Council Ashfield Service Centre

Location: 260 Liverpool Road, Ashfield NSW 2131

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Organiser: Inner West Council Libraries

Phone: 02 9392 5000

Website: https://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/about/forms/forms-by-category/other-general-forms-inner-west-council/register-for-get-connected-and-stay-connected

Email: recreation@innerwest.nsw.gov.au

Crafternoon Tea

Pub Lane Tavern QLD Greenbank

event Wednesday August 26th
event Wednesday September 2nd
event Wednesday September 9th
Arts and crafts

Bookings Essential – Tickets must be booked on Eventbrite only

Do you enjoy craft and would like to meet some locals who have the same interests? Or are you keen to learn how to knit, crochet or would like to share your skills?

Then book a free ticket and come along to our Crafternoon Tea Sessions on a Wednesday afternoon. It’s a lovely afternoon of great company and lots of laughs.

TICKETS must be booked each week

DETAILS

Day: Wednesday’s

Time: 1.30pm – 3pm

Location: Pub Lane Tavern, Greenbank

Thank you to Everleigh by Mirvac for this community get-together

For further enquiries contact Enriching Communities facebook.com/enrichingcommunitiesgreenbank

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/crafternoon-tea-tickets-117476757143

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th
  • event Wednesday September 2nd
  • event Wednesday September 9th

Times

1:30pm - 3pm

Venue: Pub Lane Tavern

Location: 11 Pub Lane, Greenbank QLD 4124

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Organiser: Enriching Communities Greenbank

Phone: 0447 872 382

Website: https://www.facebook.com/enrichingcommunitiesgreenbank

Email: greenbank@enrichingcommunities.com.au

26TEN Communities Lunch Box Confab

Tasmania TAS

event Wednesday August 26th
Community and food

Current and past 26TEN Communities are invited to meet each other, share experiences, and plan for the future.

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This is an invitation only event. Please let us know if you want to attend.

Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th

Times

12 noon - 2 pm

Venue: Tasmania

Location: , TAS

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Arts Activation Ryde Workshop – String Art

West Ryde Hall NSW West Ryde

event Wednesday August 26th
Arts and crafts

In our August Workshop we will be creating String Art. Our medium will be foam boards and coloured string .

We will start with some easy pieces but anything is possible!

What to bring to the session…

The session is free to attend. We will provide all the essential materials for creating your artwork.

Please come along with a big smile ready for some creativity and fun.

Please arrive at 10am so we all get the most out of each session.

Registration is essential

  • Please follow instructions and cooperate with your instructor to ensure COVID-19 Special Conditions of Hire are adhered to.
  • Please DO NOT attend if you are feeling displaying any symptoms or feeling unwell.
  • Please notify the City of Ryde immediately if you test positive to COVID-19 within 14 days of attending an Arts Activation Ryde session.

Arts Activation Ryde (AAR) is a City of Ryde (CoR) community and cultural arts project run in partnership with Artisans Ryde Inc.

AAR workshops occur on the 4th Wednesday of each month (excluding December and January) and are designed to bring culturally diverse people together to share their traditional and contemporary arts practice in a supportive and friendly environment.

You get to try your hand with a new creative activity each month.

Newcomers welcome.

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th

Times

10:00am - 1:00pm

Venue: West Ryde Hall

Location: 1A Station Street, West Ryde NSW 2114

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Organiser: City of Ryde Libraries

Phone: 02 9952 8222

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/arts-activation-ryde-workshop-string-art-registration-115015530548

Email: rydelibrary@ryde.nsw.gov.au

Copyright 101 for Artists Workshop

New South Wales NSW

event Wednesday August 26th
Arts and crafts ,  General education

Creating art means creating copyright. Let us walk you through owning and using your copyright, knowing your moral rights as well as creating copyright with other people. This session uses practical examples, case studies from artists’ experiences and hypothetical scenarios to help make copyright accessible and, dare we say, fun for creatives.

This session is relevant to all creatives and artists across all art forms.

WHO IS THIS WORKSHOP FOR?

Come along if you are just starting out in your arts career, a recent graduate, a curious hobbyist or a creative freelancer. More experienced practitioners are also welcome.

This workshop is open to anyone who lives, works, studies or plays in the City of Ryde.

WHAT YOU’LL GET
  • A chance to ask questions and interact with the host
  • Lifetime access to a dedicated Dropbox folder full of additional resources.

The webinar is relaxed and informal, you can ask all the questions you’ve never been able to ask before, and you’ll be given ample opportunity to network and practice your newfound skills.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

You will be emailed a link to the workshop registration and instructions about how to logon prior to this event. You’ll need access to a stable internet connection and a computer, laptop or tablet to participate in the workshop. We don’t recommend using a phone due to the small screen size.

ABOUT ARTS LAW

Arts Law is Australia’s national community legal centre for the arts. For 30 years, they have provided the creative community with legal advice, education, resources and advocacy to help build stronger arts practices. Their mission is to empower artists through the law.

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th

Times

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

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Organiser: City of Ryde Libraries

Phone: 02 9952 8222

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/digital-workshop-copyright-101-for-artists-tickets-106176970176

Email: rydelibrary@ryde.nsw.gov.au

Online English Conversation Classes (Intermediate)

New South Wales NSW

event Wednesday August 26th
event Thursday August 27th
event Wednesday September 2nd
event Thursday September 3rd
event Wednesday September 9th
event Thursday September 10th
Life skills

We have successfully launched our new virtual English Conversation Class online!

Adult learners who speak first languages other than English can now enjoy learning English from the comfort of their own home.

Please note, classes are:

  • Free of charge to participate
  • Currently available only at intermediate level
  • Held weekly on Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 10am to 12pm

As the class is hosted on the Zoom platform, a decent level of computer and Internet knowledge is required to join.

To register your interest in joining our online English Conversation Classes (Intermediate) please complete the below form. A member of library staff will then contact you to discuss further. Please note that due to limited capacity, we cannot guarantee all applications will be accepted.

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th
  • event Thursday August 27th
  • event Wednesday September 2nd
  • event Thursday September 3rd
  • event Wednesday September 9th
  • event Thursday September 10th

Times

10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

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Organiser: City of Ryde Libraries

Phone: 02 9952 8352

Website: https://www.ryde.nsw.gov.au/Library/Something-for-Everyone/Multicultural-Services/Online-English-Conversation-Classes

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Over 55s Leisure and Learning-Tai Chi for Arthritis – Online

New South Wales NSW

event Wednesday August 26th
event Wednesday September 2nd
event Wednesday September 9th
Health and wellbeing

In partnership with Active Parramatta, funded by Sports Australia, the over 55s Leisure and Learning Service will be running free activities online via Zoom in Term 3 (from 20 July)!

Modified for those with Arthritis, to improve movement and flexibility and it helps reduce joint pain.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a new participant, a registration form must be completed via the link below and return it to the office for processing – this is required to be filled in so you can register with your online booking.

https://www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/sites/council/files/2020-06/D07229229%20%202020%20Community%20Care%20Application%20Form.pdf

Important Information:

  • Spots are limited
  • Registration is essential
  • An email with zoom link details will be sent by the tutors prior to commencement
  • Requirements to access this mode of delivery: internet access, a tablet OR smartphone OR computer screen with a webcam & working audio
  • It is the responsibility of the participant to communicate all medical issues and injuries with the facilitator prior to facilitation
  • Participants do so at their own risk and will be required to complete a pre-activity questionnaire
  • As a requirement for the Sports Australia funding, an online survey will be required to complete in the beginning and end of the term.

For any further queries, please contact 02 9806 5121 during business hours or email communitycareadmin@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au

We look forward to seeing you online and hope you enjoy the class.

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th
  • event Wednesday September 2nd
  • event Wednesday September 9th

Times

9:30am - 10:30am

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

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Organiser: City of Parramatta – Community Care

Phone: 02 9806 5121

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/tai-chi-for-arthritis-term-3-2020-over-55s-leisure-and-learning-online-tickets-110238835324?aff=erelpanelorg

Email: communitycareadmin@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au

Strength & Balance Over 55s – Online

New South Wales NSW

event Wednesday August 26th
event Wednesday September 2nd
event Wednesday September 9th
Health and wellbeing

Building strength and balance through exercise is the best way to keep yourself independent, healthy and active. It is a positive way to improve your heart, build strength in your muscles, and meet others.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a new participant, a registration form must be completed via the link below and return it to the office for processing – this is required to be filled in so you can register with your online booking.

https://www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/sites/council/files/2020-06/D07229229%20%202020%20Community%20Care%20Application%20Form.pdf

Important Information:

  • Spots are limited
  • Registration is essential
  • An email with zoom link details will be sent by the tutors prior to commencement
  • Requirements to access this mode of delivery: internet access, a tablet OR smartphone OR computer screen with a webcam & working audio
  • It is the responsibility of the participant to communicate all medical issues and injuries with the facilitator prior to facilitation
  • Participants do so at their own risk and will be required to complete a pre-activity questionnaire
  • As a requirement for the Sports Australia funding, an online survey will be required to complete in the beginning and end of the term.

For any further queries, please contact 02 9806 5121 during business hours or email communitycareadmin@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au

We look forward to seeing you online and hope you enjoy the class.

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Dates

  • event Wednesday August 26th
  • event Wednesday September 2nd
  • event Wednesday September 9th

Times

10:30am - 11:30am

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

Get Directions

Organiser: City of Parramatta – Community Care

Phone: 02 9806 5121

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/strength-balance-term-3-2020-over-55s-leisure-and-learning-online-tickets-110567715012?aff=ebcollection

Email: communitycareadmin@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au