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Free Tai Chi and Qigong in Elwood

Elwood Sailing Club VIC Elwood

Wednesday September 4th

Tai Chi (Taijiquan in Chinese) is literally an internal Chinese Martial Art that has been practiced in China since the 16th Century. Qigong is “Energy/Breath Work” that dates back thousands of years. They are a tranquil and graceful way of keeping fit, improving your health, and helping to prevent the stresses and strains of modern living. Classes include Qigong breathing and meditation techniques; strength, flexibility, balance and coordination exercises; martial applications and forms. The classes are created as the perfect mind-body exercise program for all Australians based on well-researched and tested guidelines from the best sport universities, organisations and professionals in China and Australia. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

9.30am - 10.30am

Venue: Elwood Sailing Club

Location: Ormond Esplanade , Elwood VIC 3184

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Organiser: JinLi Wushu-Tai Chi Pty Ltd

Phone: 0407941101

Website: www.jinli.com.au

Email: info@jinli.com.au

Free Tai Chi and Qigong in Mentone

Mentone Lifesaving Club VIC Mentone

Wednesday September 4th

Tai Chi (Taijiquan in Chinese) is literally an internal Chinese Martial Art that has been practiced in China since the 16th Century. Qigong is “Energy/Breath Work” that dates back thousands of years. They are a tranquil and graceful way of keeping fit, improving your health, and helping to prevent the stresses and strains of modern living. Classes include Qigong breathing and meditation techniques; strength, flexibility, balance and coordination exercises; martial applications and forms. The classes are created as the perfect mind-body exercise program for all Australians based on well-researched and tested guidelines from the best sport universities, organisations and professionals in China and Australia. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

10am - 11am

Venue: Mentone Lifesaving Club

Location: Beach Rd, Mentone VIC 3193

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Organiser: JinLi Wushu-Tai Chi Pty Ltd

Phone: 0407941101

Website: www.jinli.com.au

Email: info@jinli.com.au

Learn to code: Create a story

Atherton Library QLD Atherton

Wednesday September 4th

Celebrate Adult Learners Week 2019 by learning to code with Scratch! With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations. In this session you will learn how to choose characters, add conversations and bring your story to life.

No prior experience needed. Please contact Atherton Library on 4089 2247 to book your spot, as places are limited.

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

10am - 11.30am

Venue: Atherton Library

Location: 16 Robert Street, Atherton QLD 4883

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Organiser: Tablelands Libraries

Phone: 4089 2247

Website: www.facebook.com/tablelandslibraries

Memory workshop – Approaches for living with memory loss

Sandybeach Centre VIC Sandringham

Wednesday September 4th

Sandybeach Centre will be running a memory workshop to coincide with Dementia Awareness Month in September.  This relaxed social interactive workshop for older adults and their carers will encourage the sharing of stories and present a range of different approaches for living with memory loss.

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

1.30pm - 3pm

Venue: Sandybeach Centre

Location: 2 Sims Street , Sandringham VIC 3191

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Organiser: Sandybeach Centre

Phone: 03 9598 2155

Website: www.sandybeachcentre.org.au

Email: admin@sandybeach.org.au

Gympie Library Scrapbooking Group

Gympie Library QLD Gympie

Wednesday September 4th

Gympie Library Scrapbooking Group

Join us for some hands-on scrapbooking fun. Meet fellow enthusiasts and bring along your own scrapbooking project to work on. Whether you are interested in traditional scrapbooking, project page or journaling all are welcome.  There is no leader and no pressure, so come along and join in the fun. Phone 07 5481 0859 for more information. Phone: 5481 0859 for more information.

Gympie Library – Wednesday 4 September – 10am-12noon

Bookings not necessary

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

10am -12noon

Venue: Gympie Library

Location: 8-14 Mellor Street, Gympie QLD 4570

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Organiser: Gympie Regional Libraries

Phone: 5481 0859

Website: https://www.gympie.qld.gov.au/library

Email: library@gympie.qld.gov.au

Basic pottery

Rainbow Beach Library QLD Rainbow Beach

Wednesday September 4th

Basic Pottery

Ever wanted to try your hand at pottery? Now is your chance. Join us at Rainbow Beach Library for this fun introductory session.

Rainbow Beach Library – Wednesday 4 September 2-4pm

Bookings essential: phone 5486 3705 or click here to book online via Eventbrite

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

2pm-4pm

Venue: Rainbow Beach Library

Location: 32 Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach QLD 4581

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Organiser: Gympie Regional Libraries

Phone: 54863705

Website: https://www.gympie.qld.gov.au/library

Email: library@gympie.qld.gov.au

Monstera Drop Dish

Imbil Library QLD Imbil

Wednesday September 4th

Monstera Drop Dish

In this workshop learn how to create beautiful DIY drop dish that can be used to decorate your home or to give as a gift.

Imbil Library – Wednesday 4 September 2-3pm

Bookings essential: phone 5484 5488 or online via Eventbrite

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

2pm-3pm

Venue: Imbil Library

Location: 123-125 Yabba Road, Imbil QLD 4570

Organiser: Gympie Regional Libraries

Phone: 54845488

Website: https://www.gympie.qld.gov.au/library

Email: library@gympie.qld.gov.au

Fact or Faction: Read–Write–Connect during ALW2019 – Felting workshop

Capel RSL Hall WA Capel

Wednesday September 4th

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.

Felting workshop

On the Wednesday Sept 4th we will have an artistic presentation and workshop on Felting, how to do it and its history by a felting artist.

This workshop will be held on Tuesday Sept 3rd and will be conducted by a local author Sarah Evans who has written a faction/family story and is a memoir specialist. Those attending will be given the basic tools to write an autobiography or memoir.

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)
  • 7 September: Botany and plants (Peppermint Grove Beach Community Centre)
  • 8 September: Traditional trades (South West Rail and Heritage Centre)

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

 

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Dates

  • Wednesday September 4th

Times

Monday 2nd 6.pm to 9pm Artificial Intelligence- our Human Future
Tuesday 3rd 9.30am to 3pm Biography and 10am STEAM Hub
Wednesday 4th 10am to 12pm Felting
Friday 6th 6pm to 9pm Stunts
Saturday 7th 10am to 12pm Botany and plants
Sunday 8th 10am to 2.pm Traditional trades
a program will be produced for web, face book and email. Program is being launched on July 19th

Venue: Capel RSL Hall

Location: 7 Forrest Rd, Capel WA 6271

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Organiser: Shire of Capel

Phone: 08 9727 0222

Website: www.capel.wa.gov.au

Email: info@capel.wa.gov.au