ALW Events

Learning Beyond The Classroom

MTC Australia NSW Liverpool

Tuesday August 28th
Wednesday August 29th
Friday August 31st
Tuesday September 4th
Wednesday September 5th
Tuesday September 11th
Wednesday September 12th

At MTC Australia we believe that hands on Learning through interaction with the community, and engaging in Community events help Adult Learners gain understanding and awareness of vital life and employability skills, social processes, importance of networking, belonging to a wider community, mental well-being and improving language, literacy and numeracy skills. Using music, art, food, community projects, events, information sessions etc are strategies that facilitate joyful, purposeful learning.

To celebrate ALW our students enrolled in the Skills for Education & Employment training ( at Liverpool), are actively involved in the following:

28/8/18: Learning how to navigate everyday life and learning with vision impairment. Presentation by 18 year old vision impaired student- the advantages of Braille, music, technology, and the importance of communication

29/8/19: Elderly Abuse Expo- The unseen abuse and what we can do Discussion, writing, reading with specially created resources from realia. Listening to presentations by Superintendent Paul Albury, Commander of Liverpool City Police, A/Prof. F. Kohler, OAM, Clinical Director, Aged Care Rehab

31/8/18: DHS Manager, Peter Andrews presentation on DHS services, obligations, rights, duties, support-engaged students in active discussion

5/9/18: Multi Cultural Health Week: Cultural presentations by Vietnamese & Arabic choirs. Learning and awareness around mental health through specially prepared resources

11/9/18: Sharing live experiences as an Adult Learner

12/9/18: Empowerment of Women Through Art

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Wednesday August 29th
  • Friday August 31st
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Wednesday September 5th
  • Tuesday September 11th
  • Wednesday September 12th

Times

28/8/18: 10.00am-11.00am
29/8/18: 10.00am-2.00pm
31/8/18: 11.00am-12.15pm
4/9/18: Financial Counselling
5/9/18: 10.00am-2.00pm
11/9/18: 11.00am-12.15pm
12/9/18: 9.00am-12.15pm

Venue: MTC Australia

Location: 242-250 George St, Liverpool NSW 2170

Organiser: MTC Australia

Phone: 0417878475

Website: www.mtcaustralia.com.au

Email: jdruart@mtcaustralia.com.au

Learn to Weave

Fremantle Multicultural Centre WA Fremantle

Tuesday August 28th
Tuesday September 4th
Tuesday September 11th

Like to learn how to make baskets and mats out of natural fibre? Connect with your creative side in our relaxed, supportive weaving group in Fremantle. You do not need any experience or to bring anything.

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Tuesday September 11th

Times

1-4pm

Venue: Fremantle Multicultural Centre

Location: 241 - 243 High Street, Fremantle WA 6160

Get Directions

Organiser: Fremantle Multicultural Centre

Phone: 08 9336 8282

Website: http://www.fmcwa.com.au/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-whats-happening/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-classes

Email: Administration@fmcwa.com.au

Inspire Me

Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre WA Kwinana

Tuesday August 28th
Tuesday September 4th
Tuesday September 11th

Learn computer skills for job searching and career guidance in a free computer course for women. This hands-on course teaches you how to use a computer, create word documents and resumes, email, internet knowledge and explore career pathways. Gold coin donation.

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Tuesday September 11th

Times

10am - 2pm

Venue: Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre

Location: Chisham Ave & Robbos Place, Kwinana WA 6167

Get Directions

Organiser: Fremantle Multicultural Centre

Phone: 08 9336 8282

Website: http://www.fmcwa.com.au/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-whats-happening/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-classes

Email: administration@fmcwa.com.au

Advanced English

Kwinana Public Library WA Kwinana

Tuesday August 28th
Tuesday September 4th
Tuesday September 11th

The Fremantle Multicultural Centre presents free weekly Advanced English classes for migrants with English as a second language who wish to improve their English for further studies or work. Registration of interest must be taken.

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Tuesday September 11th

Times

10am - 11am

Venue: Kwinana Public Library

Location: Chisham Ave & Robbos Way, Kwinana WA 6167

Get Directions

Organiser: Fremantle Multicultural Centre

Phone: 08 9494 3781

Website: http://www.fmcwa.com.au/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-whats-happening/fremantle-multicultural-centre-wa-fmcwa-classes

Email: administration@fmcwa.com.au

Learn to crochet

William Bertram Community Centre WA Bertram

Tuesday August 28th
Tuesday September 4th
Tuesday September 11th

All skill levels. Bring your own materials or use the ones provided.

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Tuesday September 11th

Times

10am - 12pm

Venue: William Bertram Community Centre

Location: Cnr Johnson Road and Hero Crescent, Bertram WA 6167

Get Directions

Organiser: William Bertram Community Centre

Phone: 08 9419 6540

Website: bookings@kwinana.wa.gov.au

Email: bookings@kwinana.wa.gov.au

“Painting Maribyrnong” group exhibition

Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre VIC AVONDALE HEIGHTS

Saturday August 25th
Monday August 27th
Tuesday August 28th
Wednesday August 29th
Thursday August 30th
Friday August 31st
Saturday September 1st
Monday September 3rd
Tuesday September 4th
Wednesday September 5th
Thursday September 6th
Friday September 7th
Saturday September 8th

Painting Maribyrnong is a group of artists which has been meeting for over 5 years. The group promotes the development of skills through formal tutoring and the informal exchange of ideas. This exhibition showcases the group’s creative output. The opening night is on Thursday 16 August from 5.30 to 7pm.  The exhibition runs from 9 August to 8 September.

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Dates

  • Saturday August 25th
  • Monday August 27th
  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Wednesday August 29th
  • Thursday August 30th
  • Friday August 31st
  • Saturday September 1st
  • Monday September 3rd
  • Tuesday September 4th
  • Wednesday September 5th
  • Thursday September 6th
  • Friday September 7th
  • Saturday September 8th

Times

Monday 10am-8pm; Tuesday & Wednesday 10am-5.30pm; Thursday 10am-8pm; Friday 10am-5.30pm; Saturday 10am-4pm; closed Sunday.

Venue: Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre

Location: 69-75 Military Rd, AVONDALE HEIGHTS VIC 3034

Get Directions

Organiser: Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre

Phone: 03 8325 1940

Website: http://www.mvcc.vic.gov.au/for-residents/libraries/contact-your-library.aspx

Adult Learners Story Competition

Byron Community College NSW Mullumbimby

Saturday August 25th
Sunday August 26th
Monday August 27th
Tuesday August 28th
Wednesday August 29th
Thursday August 30th
Friday August 31st

To celebrate Adult Learner’s Week Byron Community College is giving away 3 vouchers to use towards any of our general courses!

1st Prize – Win a $200 Voucher
2nd Prize – Win a $100 Voucher
3rd Prize – Win a $50 Voucher

To enter, tell us in 150 words or less about your experience of learning with Byron Community College and how the course you did with us affected you or changed your life in a positive way. The experience of adult education is important so we want to hear your stories and pass them. It doesn’t matter if you did the course a few years ago or a few months ago, it’s the impact it had on you that is valuable.

Please include your full name, contact details and the name of the course you did.

Where to send it: Email your story to admin@byroncollege.org.au
Subject line: ALW Competition
Closing Date: Entries close 5pm Friday the 31st August 2018
Conditions: The winning stories will be notified via email by the 6th September. All stories submitted may be used for future publicity to help spread the word about the importance of adult education. The college would appreciate a photograph from winning recipients. Winning vouchers are valid for one year from 19th September for any general course.

Good Luck!
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Dates

  • Saturday August 25th
  • Sunday August 26th
  • Monday August 27th
  • Tuesday August 28th
  • Wednesday August 29th
  • Thursday August 30th
  • Friday August 31st

Times

Entries close 5pm August 31st

Venue: Byron Community College

Location: Cnr Burringbar and Gordon Street, Mullumbimby NSW 2482

Get Directions

Organiser: Byron Community College

Phone: (02) 6684-3374

Website: http://www.byroncollege.org.au

Email: admin@byroncollege.org.au

Adult education classes information session and morning tea

Mackie Road Neighbourhood House, in Wellington Reserve Community Centre VIC Mulgrave

Tuesday August 28th

Join us for Morning Tea and a chance to talk to current tutors and previous students of our Adult Education classes!

We will present last terms students with their certificates and enjoy a chance to get to know each other and discuss future opportunities for learning at Mackie Road Neighbourhood House.

 

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Dates

  • Tuesday August 28th

Times

10.30am - 11.30am

Venue: Mackie Road Neighbourhood House, in Wellington Reserve Community Centre

Location: 36-42 Mackie Road, Mulgrave VIC 3170

Get Directions

Organiser: Mackie Road Neighbourhood House, in the Wellington Reserve Community Centre

Phone: 03 9548 3311

Website: www.mackierdnh.org.au

Email: info@mackierdnh.org.au