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Term Program guide2018 Term 3
PROGRAM GUIDE

Check out the Term 3 guide! See all of the great courses available! For all enquiries and bookings please call Christine 9751 1264







PROGRAM GUIDE - Term 3 2018



Check out Term 3 program! For all enquiries and bookings please call Christine 9751 1264.

 




ART & CRAFT |

BUSINESS | CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES | COOKING | COMPUTERS | DANCING | FITNESS | HEALTH AND WELLBEING | MUSIC | ORGANICS AND GARDENING | SPECIAL SERVICES | PRACTICAL SKILLS | SINGING | PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT | WRITING | SPORT | MEN’S SHED

MEETINGS: OLINDA COMMUNITY HOUSE COMMITTEE OF MANAGEMENT | OLINDA PROBUS CLUB INC. | OLINDA SENIOR CITIZENS




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Please Note:




Download
our 2018 Term 3 Program Guide.

There is a $5.00 annual membership fee



Download our Enrolment form.




Minimum numbers applies for courses to run. So bookings are essential



EFTPOS and Credit card facilities available with the following fees:


1.5% SURCHARGE FOR CREDIT CARDS AND
50 CENTS SURCHARGE FOR DEBIT CARD





Art & Craft

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BOTANICAL ART

A style which focuses thoughtfully and closely on flowers, fruits and plants. An interest in plants is the essential factor.

Fri 20th July 9.30am – 11.30am
10 weeks for $200.00

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• CROCHET

Learn how to crochet basic stitches, increase/decrease, decipher symbols and follow patterns. For all levels.

Fri 27th July 9.30am – 11.30am OR
1pm – 3pm
8 weeks for $96.00

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FROM DRAWING TO PAINTING – A JOURNEY IN COMPOSITION AND FORM

Learn about pictorial composition, light and shade, with some collage involved.

Thurs 2nd Aug. 10.30am – 12.30pm
8 weeks $160.00 including some materials

WOOL DYEING

Learn how to dye your own wool using Landscape dyes. Mix your own dyes and apply them to light coloured hanks of wool to create beautiful variegated balls of wool. BYO Lunch.

Sat 25th Aug 10am – 3pm
$50.00

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LEARNING ABOUT CLAY

This class will concentrate on simple handbuilding techniques, learning to express ideas in clay. Techniques include: coiling, slab-building and pinching; making vessels and sculptures; decorating and glazing. Suitable for beginners and experienced.

Thurs 2nd Aug 1pm – 3pm
5 weeks for $100.00 plus $15.00 for materials and firing

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PAINT YOUR OWN SILK SCARF With ANTOINETTE BLYTH

Enjoy a one day workshop in a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere and complete a beautiful scarf, approximately 1.8m long. Silk, patterns and materials provided.

Sat 4th June 9am – 4.30pm
$125.00

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WATERCOLOURS with ANTOINETTE BLYTH

Landscape, Floral and Still Life painting. Covering drawing, sketching, colour mixing, brushes and brush strokes.

Tues 17th July 9.30am – 11.30am
10 weeks for $150.00

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Children's Activities



Turkish cooking for Father's Day (5+ year old)

A cooking lesson for kids and their heroes! Easy and fun food and a special cake for a big celebration. BYO apron, 2 containers and large tray.

Sat 1st September 2pm – 4pm
$55.00 per family plus
$20.00 for ingredients per family

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MOUNTAIN TOP TOY LIBRARY

Saturday mornings 9am – 10am at Olinda Hall. All enquiries:
mountaintoptoylibrary@fastmail.fm
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Cooking



A TASTE OF SRI LANKA (an introduction to Sri Lanka cooking)

Immerse yourself in the spice, aroma and flavours in this hands-on workshop where you will learn the basics. Learn to make your own curry powder, use spices and condiments to build tantalising curries and enjoy a shared meal together.

Sat 25th Aug 10am – 1pm
$60.00 plus
$20.00 for ingredients

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BREAD MAKING FOR FEAST OR FAMINE

Learn to make sour dough, with or without yeast. Exploring variations including multigrain, olive and rosemary, spiced raisin bread and dinner rolls. Note: We will be using wheat and rye flour. This course is not adaptable for gluten free.

Sat DTBA 10am – 1pm
$40.00 plus
$10.00 for ingredients

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CHEESE MAKING CLASSES

Learn how to make cheese at home using Cow, Goat or Sheep’s milk. Learn to make both Feta and Camembert (choosing one cheese to take home), pot set yoghurts (Greek or ABY) and Quark. You will take home three products. We will also make Ricotta to eat on the day and discuss making others such as Brie, Cream cheese and Gourmet Feta. All materials are supplied and full class notes supplied cover all these products. BYO lunch to share.

Sat 4th Aug 9am – 4pm $125.00

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CHINESE STYLE GINGER BEEF STEW

A healthy savoury dish which is a winter comfort food. It has rich ginger flavours, and a balanced dish of sweet, saltiness, and spice. Served with either rice or noodles.

Mon 27th Aug 10am – noon
$25.00 plus
$12.00 for ingredients

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CIDER, PERRY & FRUIT WINE MAKING WORKSHOP

Looking at different methods of making Apple Cider, Perry-Pear cider and apple cider vinegar and making a simple 5day cider batch. Tasting of cider and homemade wines included. Strictly for over 18yar olds.

Sat 26th May 10am – 4.30pm
$125.00 including light lunch

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SINGAPORE LAKSA

Come and join Pearl to learn the tips and tricks of making an awesome Laksa.

Mon 6th Aug 10am – noon
$25.00 plus
$12.00 for ingredients

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TURKISH COOKING WITH ARZU WINTER COOKING

Why don’t you try to learn something different and add more new ideas to your menu? Soup, meze, main, dessert – all from Turkey where the West and East meet. Some Mediterranean, light cooking as well as spicy dishes will give you a variety of new and healthy choices.

Mon 20th Aug 11am – 1pm
$55.00 plus
$15.00 for ingredients

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TURKISH SWEET DELIGHTS

Cooking Baklava and Turkish Delight

Monday 10th Sept 11am – 1pm
$55.00 plus
$15.00 for ingredients

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TURKISH SOUP IDEAS

Very easy to make, very fast to finish! Learn lots of new tastes for winter soup.

Mon 30th July 11am – 1pm
$55.00 plus
$15.00 for ingredients

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COMMUNITY KITCHEN

Seeking new participants interested in expanding cooking experiences in an informal setting, having fun and eating well – every 2nd Friday.

Fri’s 20th July | Aug 3rd, 17th, 31st | Sept 14th
10am – 1.30pm
5 sessions $15.00 per session Total $75.00 to cover ingredients payable on 1st session

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Computers

COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS, FAX AND PHOTOCOPYING SERVICE FOR PUBLIC USE

Computer and Internet access, Fax and Photocopying service available.

Monday – Friday
Ring 9751 1264 to make a booking.
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FLEXIBLE COMPUTER TRAINING (18ESITFLEXI)

Update your computer skills or start from the beginning, this course allows you to learn at YOUR own pace with tutor’s assistance. Choose from any Microsoft Office, Windows, QuickBooks, Zero or MYOB applications.

Tues 31st July 1.30pm - 3/45pm
8 weeks for $50.00 conc. or $90.00 full fee

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IPAD BASICS (17ESIPADS)

This course is for those new to or wanting to develop iPad fluency skills and gain knowledge to use the fundamental aspects of your iPad or Tablet. No Experience required.

Wed 8th Aug 7pm –8.45pm
4 weeks for $40.00 conc. or $60.00 full fee

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Dance

BALLROOM DANCING

Learn to dance Social Latin, Ballroom and Rock n’ Roll in a relaxed and comfortable environment. No partner necessary.

Thurs 2nd Aug 7pm – 8pm
8 weeks for $100.00
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BELLY DANCING

Intensive classes teaching basic isolated & combination movements. Fantastic for fitness, flexibility and all levels.

Tues 24th July 6.30pm – 8pm
8 weeks for $100.00
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FITNESS FOR OVER 40's

Improve your balance, co-ordination and
increase your strength and energy. Circuit
style exercise class. Suitable for women
and men, most ages and all fitness levels.
Each individual is monitored carefully.

Thurs 19th July 9am – 10am
$15.00 per session

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YOLANDA – YOGA/BALLET/DANCE

Much laughter, light, inspiration and fitness. An hour class with Lady Shaula. All enquiries please ring 0409 501 456

Mon 16th July 9.30am – 10.30am
10 classes for $90.00 or Casual $15.00 per person
First lesson FREE

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Health and Wellbeing

TAI CHI

Tai Chi is a gentle exercise combining movement and breathing to help co-ordination, balance, breathing and muscle tone. Beginners and intermediate levels.

Wed 18th July Beginners 6pm – 7pm
Intermediate 7pm – 8pm
10 weeks for $110.00
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OVERCOME ANXIETY, STRESS AND DEPRESSION

Are you feeling lethargic, unmotivated, anxious, stressed or depressed? Recent research has found the problem is not actually from your mind, it is created in your body. You will learn why this happens and how you can fix it.

Mon 6th Aug 1.30pm – 3pm
Gold coin donation

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• YOGA with FRANK RYDER

This class introduces the fundamentals of yoga practice through a safe progression of soft rhythmic movements and accessible postures. Suitable both for beginners and more experienced yogis.

Mon 16th July 6.30pm – 7.45pm
10 weeks for $200.00
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INNER JOURNEY MEDITATION

One hour meditation sessions to still the mind and listen as stillness speaks. Inner healing journey work that will support and enhance your creativity, intuition, positivity and awareness for making the RIGHT decisions and choices in life at the RIGHT time. KNOW THYSELF!

Thurs 9th Aug 11am 12noon
6 weeks $75.00

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FELDENKRAIS:AWARENESS THRU MOVEMENT

Regardless of your age, you can learn easily to move your body – as you intend – to do what you want in life.

Monday 6th Aug 11am – 12noon
4 weeks $50.00
Please call 9751 1931 with your expression of interest.

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Music

BLUES HARMONICA

Beginners and Intermediate. Please ring 9751 1264 with your expression of interest

Wed DTBA 7pm – 8.30pm
6 weeks $100.00

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MUSIC FOR ADULTS WITH JAN WOOD

Learn to play piano or keyboard. Beginners welcome. Bring keyboard if you have one.

Thurs 3rd May 1pm – 2pm
7 weeks for $105.00

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GUITAR

In these group sessions, you will receive guitar tuition from beginner level and up to moderately advanced, covering what you need to get you playing songs or further expanding your skills or repertoire.

Mon 16th July Beginners 7pm – 8pm OR
Intermediate 8.15pm – 9.15pm
10 weeks for $100.00

 

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Organics and Gardening

• WINTER VS SUMMER PRUNING


Learn the tips and tricks to reduce the work load, reduce disease entry and create fruit or rejuvenate old trees. Focus on the advantages of pruning at the correct time to control disease, fruit and tree size. We also look at how to get the right tree first so reducing the workload for the next 50 years of fruiting. Bring your lunch and boots to look at pruning on many species in the orchard.

Sun 19th Aug 10am -4pm
$95.00

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Special Services



 

D2DL

Supports people managing a mental illness to participate in our programs. Please contact John Rickard – John Rickard for further information.

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EASTERN RECHARGE PROGRAM

This is a Recreational Respite program for adults with disabilities. Based at Olinda Community House, the program is held on one day of a weekend. For further details call Andy Sims at SCOPE on 9902 1077
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Practical Skills

HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid

 

- HLTAID001 - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation CPR

Do you require just CPR or a CPR refresher? Join us in the morning to gain your quality accreditation.

Sat 25th Aug 9am – 1pm
$75.00
HLLC RTO 3851

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FIRST AID

If you have a current qualification you can update your training in this one day course.
Sat 25th Aug 9am – 5pm
$130.00
HLLC RTO 3851

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BEEKEEPING INFO SESSION

Learn how to start beekeeping. It isn’t a practical workshop involving live bees but a pathway to the next step in learning the craft. So “create a buzz in your backyard”
Sun DTBA 10am – 12noon $25.00

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SOAP MAKING

Hands on experience of making soap, all equipment and ingredients provided (you can bring your own essential oils if you wish) and take home the equivalent of 5 bars of soap ($25.00 value). Palm Oil free.
Mon 17th Sept 1pm – 3pm
$60.00 plus $5.00 for materials

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Singing

FREE YOUR VOICE

In these group sessions, you will receive instruction on vocal technique (including warm-ups), voice placement and repertoire development.

Mon 6th Aug 5.45pm – 6.45pm
6 weeks for $60.00

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Personal Development

PSYCHIC DEVELOPMENT GROUP

Intuition and psychic development can be enhanced through a variety of mindful practices. Join like-minded people interested in nurturing a deeper understanding of their psychic abilities in a positive and supportive environment. Each session will include a meditation, focus for the week, discussion and time for reflection. Topics covered will be guided by the group however may include: Colour readings, Chakra balancing, Psychometry, Tarot, Flower readings and healing.

Tues 31st July 7pm – 9.00pm
Thurs 2nd Aug 12.30 – 2.30
4 weeks for $80.00

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Writing

CREATIVE WRITING

The world of imagination is unlimited. With practical exercises you will bring your imagination to life and let it flourish. Using pen and pad you will discover that you can write in an effortless way. For over 18 year olds.

Wed 15th Aug 2pm – 5pm
$25.00

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Sport

BADMINTON AT OLINDA HALL


$5.00 per session or $50.00 for six months. Ring Marcia Begg on 9728 4466
Waiting list may apply.

Mon 16th July 7.30pm – 9.30pm
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MEN'S SOCIAL BADMINTON


Wednesday nights – Please call Simon Bown 0439 309 144

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FENCING – AN OLYMPIC SPORT


Please call Lisa on 0450 556 330
www.whitehorse.riposte.com.au
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Men's Shed

Are you interested in knowing more about or joining Monbulk District Men’s Shed? Call Brian on 0430 380 379.

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Meetings

OLINDA COMMUNITY HOUSE COMMITTEE OF MANAGEMENT

3rd Tuesday of the month – 7pm.
Are you a person who has the vision, passion and commitment to make real differences for the benefits of our local community? If so, Olinda Community House is looking for new volunteer Committee members and would love to hear from you. 9751 1264
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OLINDA PROBUS CLUB INC.

New Members Welcome. Contact Sue Bosley on 0420 367 078

2nd Wed of the month – 9.30am - 12noon
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OLINDA SENIOR CITIZENS

New members welcome. Phone: Ron on 9756 6029 or 9751 1264

Tuesdays 11.45am – 3.00pm
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