Events

Events for 20th Nov 2017 - 26th Nov 2017

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Monday 20 November

Diversity Gardens

Diversity Gardens offers new ways for those with Intellectual Disability to connect in their community, develop skills and improve health and well-being. Various locations and hours

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We have a new plot in a number of areas across Sydney and need help with getting started.

The Diversity Garden is for people with an intellectual/learning disability who want to meet others interested in learning about gardening.

We invite you to join us to participate in a range of fun and hands-on activities to add to our community garden space.

We offer:

  • An experienced gardening tutor to support in gardening activities
  • Community gardens in different locations (Inner West, South East and South West Sydney)
  • Weekly meet up (2 hours each week)
  • Committed staff and volunteers to support individuals
  • All equipment and materials provided
  • Transportation or a travel buddy can be organised.

You will:

  • Learn practical ways to maintain a small garden
  • Learn to prepare healthy snack from the garden
  • Improve communication and social skills in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Improve health and wellbeing
  • Develop horticultural knowledge, techniques and employment skills Course content:
  • General plant care
  • Composting
  • Worm finding
  • Plant seedlings
  • Pest management
  • Soil testing
  • Meal preparation

Ideal for:

  • People with an intellectual/learning disability, from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Background, aged 7 years and above
  • Have an interest in gardening
  • Live in one of the following Local Government Areas: Inner West – Burwood, City of Canada Bay, Strathfield South West – Canterbury-Bankstown, Fairfield, Liverpool, Campbelltown, Camden South East – Bayside, Georges River, Randwick, Waverly, Woollahra, Sutherland Shire, City of Sydney

Cost:

Small activity fees for participants who are socially isolated and or have limited access to recreation or leisure activities

If participants have NDIS individualised funding, it may be possible to access NDIS funds to attend the course. Please discuss enrolment possibilities and pricing with staff

Other information:

Please bring gardening gloves, a snack, hat, sunscreen and water bottle.

Please wear old comfortable clothing and closed-in shoes

Contact us:

Disability Programs Coordinator at Multicultural Care Phone: 9718 6199 Mobile: 0416 070 162 Email: NDIS@mc.org.au Website: www.multiculturalcare.com.au Address: Suite 30, 532 Canterbury Road, Campsie

  • Date: 9th October 2017 - 1st June 2018
  • Every week
  • Location: varied locations (inner west, south west and south east Sydney)
  • Time: 10:00 - 15:00
  • Cost: Small fees or participants can access NDIS funds to join
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Tuesday 21 November

Aussie NightMarkets - Fairfield

Aussie NightMarkets is an international food market at the Fairfield Showground every Tuesday under cover – rain or shine.

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Choose from 40 International street foods and a dedicated Dessert Section.

There are 20 Arts ‘n’ Crafts stalls to browse, children’s amusement rides and entertainment, high-quality handcrafted retail stalls and music until late every Tuesday night.

FOOD - ENTERTAINMENT - FUN - FAMILY

Celebrate the multicultural blend of food stalls, festivities, kids’ rides, live performances and a dedicated dessert section every Tuesday!

Thank you Fairfield Showground for supporting this event. Block out your Tuesday nights and bring your Family and Friends to make this your new weekly hangout.

Parking is available onsite and we will be under the covered area of the venue.

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  • Date: 8th August 2017 - 6th February 2018
  • Every week
  • Location: Fairfield Showground, 443 Smithfield Road, Fairfield, NSW
  • Time: 17:00 - 21:30
  • Cost: Free
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Tuesday 21 November

Caring Careers

A course to help you get a Job in Aged Care , Home and Community Care and Disability. Work towards your educational and employment goals.

Core program

  • Date: 12th September 2017 - 8th December 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: CORE Community Services - Corner of Railway Parade & Mcburney Road - Cabramatta
  • Time: 09:30 - 14:30
  • Cost: Offered by Sydney Community College (RTO#90054) in partnership with CORE Community Services-This Training is Subsidised By NSW Goverment.
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Tuesday 21 November

Stop Motion Animation for Beginners

Stop Motion Animation for Beginners

Make an animated film using modelling, storyboarding and stop-motion techniques.

Sign up for this 8-week course, which runs Tuesdays 17 Oct-5 Dec, 4pm-5pm | For everyone | Registration required

  • Date: 17th October 2017 - 5th December 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: Whitlam Library Cabramatta
  • Time: 16:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: $0.00
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Wednesday 22 November

Fairfield City Camera Club

Fairfield City Camera Club is a not-for-profit social club that meets at 7.30pm on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at Share Care - 26 Green Valley Rd, Heckenberg.

If you are interested in photography come along and join us for regular lectures, competitions and workshops.

Please contact: Greg: 0433 440569

Belinda: 0412 552726

www.fairfieldcitycameraclub.com.au

  • Date: 2nd August 2017 - 2nd August 2021
  • Every fortnight
  • Location: Share Care - 26 Green Valley Rd, Heckenberg
  • Time: 19:30 - 21:30
  • Cost: $50 a year
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