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Seed swap

Smithton Library TAS Smithton

Arts and crafts ,  Community and food ,  General education ,  Health and wellbeing ,  Life skills ,  Outdoor activities
Get ready for spring at our seed swap meet! Bring along some seeds to share and find exciting new plants to grow this year!
Now is the time to get ready for Spring! Come along to our seed swap, bring any seeds you have at home, or if you don’t have any, just come along. We will chat about how to grow vegetables and plants, and you will be able to take home a guide on when to plant vegetables, and get tips from other gardeners.
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Call us or book online via Eventbrite to reserve your place. We look forward to seeing you there! For more information contact Smithton Library on 64789574 or smithton.library@education.tas.gov.au
Our service is currently modified, we request that:
• You maintain physical distancing during the program
• You do not attend if you are unwell
• You follow the hygiene practices that have been implemented (eg hand washing or sanitising).
Thank you for helping us meet these requirements.
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Dates

Times

2pm - 4pm

Venue: Smithton Library

Location: Nelson St, Smithton TAS 7330

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Organiser: Smithton Library

Phone: 6478 9574

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/seed-swap-tickets-118415693527

Email: Smithton.Library@education.tas.gov.au

Clothing Repair Demonstration including Q&A

New South Wales NSW

Life skills
Give new life to your much-loved clothes with guidance from the experts at The Bower.

This sessions runs for 30 minutes and covers use and maintenance of tools, repairing a faulty zip, buttons and fabric holes. Over the next 30 minutes, attendees can ask questions about their own projects using Zoom audio or chat.

This is a Shorelink Libraries Adult Learner’s Week event

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Virtual Event Details

Dates

Times

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

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Organiser: Lane Cove Council

Phone: 02 9911 3634

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/clothing-repair-demonstration-including-qa-tickets-117492058911?aff=erelpanelorg

Email: library@lanecove.nsw.gov.au

Furniture Repair Demonstration including Q&A

New South Wales NSW

General education
‘Visit’ the fully-equipped workshop of The Bower in Marrickville with experts who will guide you through some basics of furniture repair.

This 30-minute presentation will cover use and maintenance of tools, how to repair a stool and glue components. During the next half hour, participants have time to ask questions about their own projects using Zoom audio or chat.

This is a Shorelink Libraries Adult Learner’s Week event.

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Dates

Times

9:30am - 10:30am

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

Get Directions

Organiser: Lane Cove Council

Phone: 02 9911 3634

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/furniture-repair-demonstration-including-qa-tickets-117491545375?aff=erelpanelorg

Email: library@lanecove.nsw.gov.au

Introduction to NBN

New South Wales NSW

General education

These events which help to ensure all Australians can learn more about making the most of their nbn™ experience are currently being offered online.

This 60-minute session covers nbn™ rollout including necessary technology and how to get connected. After a 30-minute presentation, audience members can ask questions using Zoom audio or chat.

This is a Shorelink Libraries Adult Learner’s Week event.

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Dates

Times

11:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: New South Wales

Location: , NSW

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Organiser: Lane Cove Council

Phone: 02 9911 3634

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-nbn-tickets-117492847269

Email: library@lanecove.nsw.gov.au

Growing Ferns and Groundcovers

Lane Cove Community Nursery NSW Lane Cove West

Outdoor activities

Become familiar with a range of native ferns and groundcovers and gain tips on how to propagate them.

Bookings essential.

Note: pedestrian entrance to the Nursery is adjacent to Council depot via a short bush track (enter via gate).

To ensure this is a COVID safe activity, numbers are strictly limited. We will also be physically distancing on site and hand sanitiser and gloves will be provided.

Please do not attend on the day if you are feeling unwell or have any cold/flu symptoms.

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Dates

Times

9:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Lane Cove Community Nursery

Location: Lloyd Rees Drive, Lane Cove West NSW 2066

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Organiser: Lane Cove Council

Phone: 02 9911 3555

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/growing-ferns-and-groundcovers-tickets-113290998426?aff=ebcollection

Email: service@lanecove.nsw.gov.au

Conversational English – intermediate to advanced

3Bridges Community – Penshurst NSW Penshurst

Life skills

Learn English quickly to help you live successfully in Australia. Build core skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening so you can learn to communicate confidently in everyday situations.

3Bridges Penshurst Community Centre

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Dates

Times

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Venue: 3Bridges Community – Penshurst

Location: 23 St Georges Road, Penshurst NSW 2222

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Organiser: 3Bridges Community

Phone: 1300 327 434

Website: https://3bridges.org.au/whats-on

Email: admin@3bridges.org.au

Drum Circle For Mental Health & Wellbeing

The Place: Charlestown Community Centre NSW Charlestown

Health and wellbeing

As part of our Health My Way Program The Place is hosting FREE drum circles for mental health & wellbeing led by the amazing Earthen Rhythms African Drumming.

Earthen Rhythms will be bringing their vibrant drumming energy and expertise to help you to let go and find your rhythm! Their talented facilitators teach rhythm in a safe, upbeat and easy way and they bring joy and laughter to the community through the infectious rhythms of West Africa.

This is a wonderful opportunity to have fun, connect with your community and experience the many benefits of drumming. As part of the workshop we’ll also be sharing some valuable online resources for managing your mental health and wellbeing.

Sanitised drums and refreshments will be provided, just bring yourself! Social distancing practices will be followed and numbers are strictly limited so get your FREE ticket today to secure your spot.

If you would like more information you can contact us on (02) 4032 5500 or via email at programs@theplacecharlestown.org.au

We hope you can join us for this fun event!

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Dates

Times

6:00pm - 7:15pm

Venue: The Place: Charlestown Community Centre

Location: Frederick St & Pearson St, Charlestown NSW 2290

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Organiser: Charleston Community Centre

Phone: (02) 4032 5500

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/free-drum-circle-for-mental-health-wellbeing-tickets-117162689759?aff=erelpanelorg

Email: programs@theplacecharlestown.org.au

Getting Started With Online Banking – Lunch & Learn For Over 50s

The Place: Charlestown Community Centre NSW Charlestown

Digital skills

Join The Place for our digital literacy session for over 50’s. Learn how to get started with online banking and build your confidence to bank safely online.

One of our Be Connected Digital Mentors will walk you through topics including:

  • What is online banking
  • The benefits of online banking
  • Safely banking online
  • Setting up online banking
  • Banking online for the first time

This event will also provide you with access to a wealth of information via the Be Connected website. Please bring a pen, notepad and your digital device if you have one to bring.

All sessions are FREE and lunch and refreshments will be provided. All food will be single serve and individually pre-packaged.

If you would like to attend this event please register your interest and we’ll be in touch to confirm your place as numbers are strictly limited. We will take your lunch request after confirmation.

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Dates

Times

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Venue: The Place: Charlestown Community Centre

Location: Frederick St & Pearson St, Charlestown NSW 2290

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Organiser: Charleston Community Centre

Phone: 02 4032 5500

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/getting-started-with-online-banking-lunch-learn-for-over-50s-tickets-117106337207?aff=erelpanelorg

Email: programs@theplacecharlestown.org.au