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Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham

The Wyndham Learning Festival is an annual series of events, brought to you by the community for the community. It provides opportunities for FREE learning activities across the City of Wyndham. The festival has activities for all ages and interests, promoting lifelong learning for all and welcoming new events, sponsors and participants to reflect this...

Free

QLD financial resilience program

Good Shepherd

Good Shepherd now offers a local service committed to providing support to individuals and families to engage with and improve their financial wellbeing and resilience. Key benefits include: access to building financial literacy to better manage your finances understanding safe credit and how to avoid predatory lending that can turn financial hardship into a long-term...

Skills and careers your way

Are you interested in learning about your unique strengths and skills, connecting with industry, and exploring how you can develop your career opportunities? Victoria University (VU) Polytechnic’s Skills and Careers: Your Way program is a free, 3-week program designed to build skills awareness, networks, and a better understanding of career and training opportunities for women...

Free
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U3A Wollongong

Salvation Army Ausitorium 13 Burelli St, Wollongong

U3As offer retired people low-cost educational opportunities which operate in a pleasant, supportive social setting. 1-Sep-22 9:30am "Hydrogen and Green Steel - is it for Real?" 11:00am "Craving for Cornwall and Yearning for Yorkshire" 5-Sep-22 9:30am "Life after Graduation as a Lawyer Now – Estates Administrator" 11:00am "Conversation with UOW Chinese Overseas Students" 8-Sep-22 9:30am...

Free

ALW 2022 Celebration at Navitas Skilled Futures Fairfield College

Navitas Skilled Futures Fairfield College 6-8 Alan St, Fairfield

AMEP and SEE clients will celebrate this year's Adult Learners Week by interacting with NSW Fire and Police through interactive information sessions and visits to their vehicle at Navitas Skilled Futures Fairfield College. They will be connected to these essential emergency services with meaningful learning activities.

Adult Learners Week – ‘The power of numbers’

Navitas Skilled Future Canberra College Saraton, Building Level 1/34 E Row, ACT 2601, Canberra

The most motivational learning stories! Share your learning story! The Power of Numbers is a project to engage all adult learners to share their learning stories with the public – encouraging people to keep learning throughout their lives. Participants can write one thing they learnt. It can anything – big or small. They should include...

Free
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Connect with Learning @ Kingston Library Tasmania

Kingston Library Tasmania 11 Hutchins Street, Kingston

Join us in celebrating Adult Learners' Week at Kingston Library, Tasmania. We have a huge range of opportunities for you to participate in during Adult Learner's Week including: English Conversation Classes, Thursdays 10am - 11am Chess Club, Thursdays, 4 - 6pm Family History Group, Fridays 1.30 - 4.30pm Individual support to help you with Literacy,...

Volunteering – Why Would You Consider Volunteering?

Bayswater Library Shop 26, Mountain High Shopping Centre, 7-13 High St, Bayswater

Are you looking at getting back into the workforce, transitioning to a new career or looking for something post retirement? There are many reasons why people volunteer, this session from Swinburne Skills and Job Centre will offer an overview of the benefits of volunteering and how and where to look for volunteering opportunities. This event...

Free

French for beginners at the Nathalia Library

Nathalia Library 75 Blake Street, Nathalia

Come along and join us at the Nathalia Library for a taste of the French language. Doesn't matter if you're planning to travel, love languages or are just curious. Perfect for beginners.

Free

Adult Literacy – What, Why, Who And How?

Realm Library Ringwood Town Square 179 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood

Join Adult literacy expert, Linno Rhodes as she unpacks adult literacy, including exploring some of the challenges, why they exist, who is affected and how we can address some of those issues. This event will kick off our Adult Literacy Month at Realm - visit our website for more exciting and informative events that will...

Free

Introduction to Auslan

Mooroopna Library 9-11 Morrell Street, Mooroopna

Are you curious about Auslan? Come along and learn the basics of Australian Sign Language. This session will give you a taste of Auslan including some basic signs. We will also discuss the origins of Auslan and some aspects of deaf culture.

Free

Vile Villains of Literature to Get Us Reading

WEA Sydney 72 Bathurst Street, SYDNEY

WEA Sydney is a a not-for-profit adult learners educational provider and have been operating continuously since 1913. This event is part of a special program for Adult Learners’ Week Prices vary depending on time and class but roughly they start at $39 for a one hour class.

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Lunch and Launch

Burnie Library 30 Alexander Street, Burnie

Brendan Murray is our local community 'Second chance learning' champion (as he says). He will be presenting from the Library and also present IRL at the event. Burnie Community House will cater and bring their men's group down for the event. Members of the local branch of the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre will wander down to...

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Korean Conversation Group

Chatswood Library 409 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood

Practice your Korean skills. Are you learning Korean and wish to practice your new skills in a relaxed friendly environment? Join our Korean Conversation Group to improve your Korean skills...

Free

Virtual space; virtual place

Zeehan Library 74 Main Street, Zeehan

Libraries Tasmania - Zeehan Library is providing an opportunity for community members to learn about new technologies especially Virtual Reality and how this technology can be used to gain additional skills to become either work ready or build skills in existing workplaces. Residents of Zeehan, Granville Harbour and Trial Harbour and surrounds will have the...

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Tech Time – Blacktown

Max Webber Library, Blacktown Cnr. Flushcombe Road & Alpha Street, Blacktown

Do you need help with using your smart phone or tablet device? Come along to one of these technology sessions to improve your digital skills! Get help and support on technology questions such as: using your device connecting to Wi-Fi searching the internet using Blacktown City Library’s online resources, including databases, e-books and more. Bring...

Free

Emerging Writers Co-operative

Fremantle library 70 Parry Street, Fremantle

A free drop-in creative space for young emerging Fremantle poets, creatives and writers. Make the time to sit and write, be inspired by creative prompts, and seek feedback with an invitation to share at the end of each session. We are hoping to build a community for a mostly solo artistic practice, while the Emerging...

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The purpose of art

Karrinyup Library Davenport Street, Karrinyup

Local artist Monia Allegre will be presenting a series of talks on the history of western art at Stirling Libraries. This season of talks will run across six sessions and will cover the birth of Renaissance Art up to Contemporary Art in the present day. Monia Allegre Bekcic is a visual artist, who creates sculptural...

GEALC Movie and Barbeque Night

Glen Eira Adult Learning Centre 260 Booran Road, Ormond

Join us in celebrating Adult Learners Week from 1-8 September 2022. GEALC will be hosting a Movie & Barbeque Night (at 260 Booran Road, Ormond) on Thursday 1 Sept from 5.30-7.30pm! Entry is FREE! BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL – please let us know if you have any dietary requirements

Become a confident public speaker

Byford Toastmasters Dôme Café - Byford 829 South Western Highway, Byford

Scared of Public Speaking? Want to improve your communication skills and increase your self-confidence? Be involved in presenting prepared speeches, impromptu speeches and other activities. Learn how to overcome the fear and challenges of public speaking, develop your presentation and communication skills and take on leadership opportunities, in a friendly non-judgmental environment.