Daylesford community diary: August 22

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.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

WHAT: The 5000 Club’s Friday lunch will not be held on Friday, August 25, but will resume on Friday, September 1.

INQUIRIES: Loretta, 5348 4193.

BUSHWALKING

WHAT: Morning walks in Daylesford district. Reasonable level of fitness required. No charge.

WHEN: Fridays, 9am.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: Ian, 5348 4283.

CAKE & COMPANY

WHAT: Trentham Life Activities Club morning tea. All welcome.

WHEN: Every Wednesday, 10-11.30am.

WHERE: Uniting Church Hall, corner Market and Camp streets, Trentham.

INQUIRIES: Rosalie Franzke, 5424 1390.

CANCER SUPPORT

WHAT: Hepburn Shire Womens Cancer Support Group.

INQUIRIES: Gai Hovey, 5424 1655.

COMMUNITY YOGA

WHAT: Community Yoga. Classes are suited to all levels of experience. 

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

WHERE: Hepburn Springs.

INQUIRIES: Chitra, 5427 4895.

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.

WHEN: First Tuesday of month, 10.30am-midday.

CONTACT: Gabrielle Kirby, Hepburn Health 5321 6595.

FOOD HELP

WHAT: Daylesford Food Assistance Program.

WHEN: Hot breakfast and food parcels, 8am-1pm every Tuesday, 8am-1pm; hot lunch and food parcels, 12-4pm every Thursday.

WHERE: Daylesford RSL, 20 Vincent Street.

INQUIRIES: Annette, 0447 186 228.

FRIENDSHIP SHED

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

WHERE: Lake Road, Creswick.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10am-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Shane Richardson, Hepburn Health, 5321 6578.

GENTLE MOVEMENT

WHAT: Somatic exercise.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 7-8pm.

INQUIRIES: 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: 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.

MEDITATION

WHAT: Personal Growth.

WHEN: Tuesday guided meditation, 10.30-11.30am; Wednesday Wu Tao fortnightly 11-noon; Wednesday, restorative yoga 6-7.30pm; Thursday guided meditation 9-10am; Saturday Guided Meditation 9.30-10.30am.

WHERE: Daylesford Healing Massage, 11 Howe Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 5348 1099.

MEN’S SHED

WHAT: Clunes Men’s Shed.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 10am-12.30pm.

WHERE: Clunes Community Garden, 18 Alliance Street, Clunes.

INQUIRIES: Vaughan Brown, 0419 430 250.

PRAMS ON PARADE

WHAT: Parents and Carers pram walking group.

WHERE: Clunes Neighbourhood House.

WHEN: Every Tuesday, 10am (weather permitting).

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

SPA QUILTERS

WHAT: Spa Quilters.

WHEN: Thursdays, 11am-5pm.

WHERE: Holy Cross Hall, Daly Street, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: Janet Blain, 5348 3365.

WOOL CRAFTERS

WHAT: Hepburn Wool Crafters. All skill levels.

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

WHERE: Glenlyon Hall.

INQUIRIES: Isobel, 5348 1077.

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