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Junction Community Centre SA Ottoway

Monday September 2nd
Saturday September 7th
Sunday September 8th
General education ,  Outdoor activities

Participants will be offered the opportunity to attend day trips to a region of significance to Aboriginal people to learn the history, culture and plight of Australia’s first people. Regions to be visited include: the Coorong National Park, Red Banks Conservation Park, and the Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park.

Cost:  $5 per person

Bookings essential as places are limited

All trips department from/return to the Junction Community Centre (2A May Terrace, Ottoway)

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Dates

  • Monday September 2nd
  • Saturday September 7th
  • Sunday September 8th

Times

8.45 am - 5.00 pm

Venue: Junction Community Centre

Location: 2A May Terrace, Ottoway SA 5013

Get Directions

Organiser: Junction Community Centre

Phone: 0404 232 110

Email: sophia@junctioncommunity.org.au

Craig Reucassel’s War on Waste comes to Wyndham

Encore Events Centre VIC Hoppers Crossing

Sunday September 8th
General education ,  Outdoor activities

Wyndham Learning Festival presents…

Craig Reucassel’s War on Waste comes to Wyndham

All ages

Australian writer and comedian, Craig Reucassel is best known for his work with The Chaser and for going through your bins on the ABC’s TV Series War on Waste.

Come along to this free Wyndham City event to hear about the war on waste movement and discover how you can help reduce your household waste.

Local Exhibitors will showcase a wide variety of activities providing inspiration and tips for living a more sustainable life.

Bring any unwanted e-waste appliance to the drop off station to have it recycled free of charge. (E-waste electronic waste is any item with a plug, battery or power cord that is no longer in working condition). Including small appliances such as toasters and coffee machines, electric tools like drills and sewing machines and IT equipment such as computers and laptops (excludes large white goods).

Bookings essential

Location: Encore Events Centre – 80 Derrimut Road, Werribee

Date: Saturday 7 September 2019

Time: 1-2pm Showcase by Exhibitors
2-3pm Keynote Speaker: Craig Reucassel
3-4pm Showcase by Exhibitors

Wyndham City Council 03 9742 7999

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Dates

  • Sunday September 8th

Times

1:00pm - 4:00pm
- 1-2 pm Showcase by Exhibitors
- 2-3 pm Keynote Speaker: Craig Reucassel
- 3-4 pm Showcase by Exhibitors

Venue: Encore Events Centre

Location: 80 Derrimut Rd, Hoppers Crossing VIC 3029

Get Directions

Organiser: Wyndham City Council

Phone: 9742 0777

Website: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/craig-reucassels-war-waste-comes-wyndham

Email: http://bit.ly/WyndhamsWasteWar

Passport to independence

Gateway BEET Inc VIC Hopetoun

Thursday September 5th
Friday September 6th
Sunday September 8th
Monday September 9th
Tuesday September 10th
Digital skills ,  Job skills ,  Life skills

PTI is aimed at School leavers (17+) and unemployed or anyone wishing to prepare for a change in employment. All attendees will receive confirmation of completion and relevant certificates compiled in folder (The Passport) .  Opportunity to continue self paced in some sections of the program. Opportunity to follow on and add to the folder with other preaccredited and accredited courses and opportunities.

Dates are:

5th Sept Tax File Number application

6th September – Medicare card application

7th September – Police check

8th September – My Gov

9th September – Working With Children check

23rd October – First Aid

Dates TBC for balance of available sessions and dependent on enrollments.

Cost per student is $10 plus relevant submission fees as required (ie TFN free/Police check $35.50 etc.)

Students will receive printed confirmation of above including participation certificate and Accreditation Certificate for First Aid.

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Dates

  • Thursday September 5th
  • Friday September 6th
  • Sunday September 8th
  • Monday September 9th
  • Tuesday September 10th

Times

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue: Gateway BEET Inc

Location: 75 Lascelles , Hopetoun VIC 3396

Get Directions

Organiser: Gateway BEET Inc

Phone: 03 5083 3001

Website: www.gatewaybeet.com.au

Email: info@gatewaybeet.com.au

Mobile phones

Devonport Online, Level 1, paranaple centre TAS Devonport

Sunday September 8th
Digital skills

Learn about technology for FREE during Adult Learners’ Week at Devonport Online

Are you sick of asking others how to do something on your mobile phone? Whether it is adding phone numbers, sending text messages, taking photos, sending photos, connecting to Wi-Fi, changing the settings, downloading apps or learning how to use them, – our friendly staff can show you how.

Come along to our free workshop to learn more about your mobile phone, have a cuppa and meet some new people at the same time!

Bookings are essential.

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Dates

  • Sunday September 8th

Times

3pm - 5 pm

Venue: Devonport Online, Level 1, paranaple centre

Location: 137 Rooke Street, Devonport TAS 7310

Get Directions

Organiser: Devonport Online

Phone: 0444 525 434

Website: https://libraries.tas.gov.au/locations/Pages/Devonport-oac.aspx

Email: devonport.oac@education.tas.gov.au

The Wyndham Learning Festival

Sunday September 1st
Monday September 2nd
Tuesday September 3rd
Wednesday September 4th
Thursday September 5th
Friday September 6th
Saturday September 7th
Sunday September 8th
Arts and crafts ,  Community and food ,  Digital skills ,  General education ,  Health and wellbeing ,  Job skills ,  Life skills ,  Outdoor activities

This year is the fourth learning festival in our City of Wyndham which is now an annual event held each 1-8 September to coincide with the national celebration of Adult Learners Week.

During these eight days, there are over 100 free learning activities across the city for all ages, interests and abilities. The idea of the festival is to celebrate learning as a lifelong and enjoyable pursuit that enriches the lives of individuals and helps build a stronger more resilient and vibrant community. This year’s festival includes pyrography, African & Latin drumming, creative writing, Spanish, musical therapy, cooking, drawing, painting, lawn bowling, Refugee stories, Wyndham Pride photography exhibition, Burmese weaving, learning about Aboriginal culture, riverwalks and much much more!

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Dates

  • Sunday September 1st
  • Monday September 2nd
  • Tuesday September 3rd
  • Wednesday September 4th
  • Thursday September 5th
  • Friday September 6th
  • Saturday September 7th
  • Sunday September 8th

Times

Various times from 1-8 September.

Organiser: Wyndham Community & Education Centre

Phone: 9742 4013

Website: www.wynlearnfestival.org.au

Email: contact@wynlearnfestival.org.au

Fact or Faction: Read–Write–Connect during ALW2019 – Traditional trades

South West Rail and Heritage Centre WA Boyanup

Sunday September 8th
General education ,  Job skills ,  Life skills

The Shire of Capel Libraries are hosting and organising a series of activities during Adult Learners Week. All activities are open to the community and will be presented in four locations across our Shire (Gelorup, Capel, Peppermint Grove Beach, Dalyellup and Boyanup).
We have named our ALW event: Fact or Faction to encourage the community to find out and be inspired about factual topics presented in innovative presentations and to learn how biographies and personal memoirs are written with a mix of facts and opinion.

Traditional trades

On the Saturday 8th September, will be a series of events and presentations at the Boyanup Rail and Heritage Centre.  There will be a speech by a blacksmith on the history of blacksmithing, blacksmithing demonstrations, a talk on how model trains work, a workshop by a young person on how to make paper.  The focus of this event from 10am  until  2.00pm will be to show the traditional trades and craft to the community and inspire the desire to learn and to volunteer.

Other Fact or Fiction: Read–Write–Connect activities include:

  • 2 September: Artificial intelligence: Our human future (Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School)
  • 3 September: Autobiography workshop (Capel Library)
  • 4 September: Felting (Capel RSL Hall)
  • 7 September: Botany and plants (Peppermint Grove Beach Community Centre)

Refer to the ALW events calendar for more details of these events.

 

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Dates

  • Sunday September 8th

Times

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Venue: South West Rail and Heritage Centre

Location: 33 Turner St, Boyanup WA 6237

Get Directions

Organiser: Shire of Capel

Phone: 08 9727 0222

Website: www.capel.wa.gov.au

Email: info@capel.wa.gov.au

Adult Learners Week Rondels Art Exhibition – Tea Tree Gully Library Foyer

City of Tea Tree Gully Library SA Modbury

Monday September 2nd
Tuesday September 3rd
Wednesday September 4th
Thursday September 5th
Friday September 6th
Saturday September 7th
Sunday September 8th
Community and food ,  General education

Rondels Exhibition. Celebrating Adult Learners’ Week. Tea Tree Gully Library foyer 2–8 September. This exhibition will celebrate beginner to advanced participants from Five Community centre art programs who have painted Rondels.

 

 

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Dates

  • Monday September 2nd
  • Tuesday September 3rd
  • Wednesday September 4th
  • Thursday September 5th
  • Friday September 6th
  • Saturday September 7th
  • Sunday September 8th

Times

10:00 am – 5:00 pm Mon–Fri
11:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunday

Venue: City of Tea Tree Gully Library

Location: 571 Montague Road, Modbury SA 5092

Get Directions

Organiser: City of Tea Tree Gully Library

Phone: 08 8397 7425

Email: jackie.hallam@cttg.sa.gov.au