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Inner Western Courier Thursday Not Used Anymore : September 10 2008
32 INNER-WEST WEEKLY, Thursday, September 11, 2008 MB DIARY www.innerwestweekly.com.au Dragon No 1 by Dongwang Fan is on show at the Mao to Now exhibition at Newington Armory. Visit this Rhodes garden for the Australian Open Garden Scheme. Thursday, September 11 Planet Parent at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, from 9-10.15am. Regular parent workshops with presenter Nicole Robins. This week's topic is building self-esteem: a parent's role. Phone Nicole on 0402 092 009. Take a bike safari around Sydney Olympic Park. Explore the Olympic Circuit, the Parklands Circuit or the River Heritage Circuit. Bike hire is available. Pick up a bike map from the Visitors' Centre or download one at www.sydneyolympicpark.com.au Ashfield Toastmasters meets at Club Ashfield from 7pm. Phone Kirrilie Oates on 0401 234 092. Toning and Conditioning (hand weights/floor work) with accredited trainer at Concord Senior Citizens Centre, 9-11 Wellbank St, Concord from 3.30-4.30 pm. Cost is $4.50. Phone 9743 5793. Sydney Town Chorus meets at 7.30-10pm at Concord Citizens Centre, Wellbank St. Women's four-part harmony. Phone Adrienne on 0412 705 564 or Linda on 0419 274 851. Tai chi at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, from 10.30am-11.30am. Cost is $50 or $20 concession for a 10-week course. Phone June or Kim on 9799 5800. Inner West Play and Chat invites young parents under 25 with a child aged 0-5 years to join a free supported playgroup in Burwood from 10am-noon. Phone Liz on 0418 444 762. Craft group meets weekly 1-2.30pm at Drummoyne Community Centre. Phone Drummoyne Community Centre on 9719 8102. Friday, September 12 Kidsplus from straight after school to 5pm for games, craft and Bible stories for kids from Years 2-6 and Triple F from 6.30-8.30pm for fun, food and fellowship for Years 6-10 is at St Andrews Anglican Church Hall, Bay Rd near Sibbick St, Abbotsford. Phone Kerryn on 8753 1982. Earthbeats Music for children aged 1-2 years is held at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, at 9.30am, 10.30am and 11.30am. Live music, singing, movement, fun learning, interactive and multicultural. Phone 0424 967 493. Canasta group meets 1-5pm at Drummoyne Community Centre, 10 Cometrowe St. Newcomers are welcome even if you have not played before. Phone 9719 8102. Saturday, September 13 Australian Open Garden Scheme federation garden is open today and tomorrow from 10am-4.30pm at 25 Llewellyn St, Rhodes. Sandstone and water features are highlights with wisteria crab apples and clivea providing spring colour. Magnificent large koi ponds are in the tropical style rear garden. Entry $5, children admitted free. Happy Blokes at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, from 2-3.30pm. Murray James aims to discuss men's leading strengths, encouraging more optimism, resilience and contentment to achieve work/life balance. Phone June or Kim on 9799 5800. From Mao to Now: Chinese Propaganda Poster and Contemporary Artists Exhibition at Newington Armory at Sydney Olympic Park. Discover China's recent past through 65 Chinese sports and propaganda posters previously unseen in Australia. Open every weekend from 9am- 6pm for free. Experience this historic area by bike or foot. Counsellor and family therapist is available at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, by appointment. Call Nicole on 0402 092 009. Sunday, September 14 The CMT Association of Australia annual seminar and awareness day from 9.30am at the Concord Hospital, Clinical Science Building Lecture Theatre, Hospital Rd, Concord. There will be presentations from CMT researchers and affiliated CMT medical professionals as well as recent developments in neurological studies and a workshop session. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children and includes morning tea and lunch. To register, phone 9767 5105. Community picnic in the park at Darrell Jackson Gardens, Summer Hill, behind the community centre from 12.30-2.30pm. Entertainment by Bunny Hoop Star. Take your own food, drink and something to sit on. St John Ambulance accredited Caring for Kids First Aid Course will be held at Drummoyne Community Centre from 9am to 5pm. Cost $70 includes textbook and bandages. Bookings essential. Phone 9719 8102. Monday, September 15 Stress management and kinesiology session for mothers at 10.30am at Cafe Rendezvous in Westfield Burwood. Cost is $5 per session with coffee and toast included. Bookings essential at Concierge or on 8746 3900. Maximum of 20 per session. Free Tax Help for low income earners at Concord (morning) and Five Dock (afternoon). Bookings through Drummoyne Community Centre on 9719 8102. Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL Toastmasters Club meets at 7pm. Phone Kirrilie Oates on 0401 234 092. Gentle exercise for over 50s at a Fitter and Stronger class held at Drummoyne Community Centre from 2-3pm. Phone SHARE on 9533 4422. Light aerobic exercises from 2.30-3.30pm, and toning and conditioning class from 3.30-4.30pm using hand weights, stretch bands and involving floor work, Concord Senior Citizens' Centre, 9-11 Wellbank St. Cost $4.50 per class. Phone 9743 5793. Ashbury Sing Australia Choir welcomes new members. No auditions, relaxed environment, great range of popular songs. Held at Ashbury Public School Hall, Trevenar St, Ashbury, from 7.30-9.45pm. Phone John on 9797 0354 or Noel on 9705 7290. Tuesday, September 16 Afternoon Tea For the Future will be held at the Edmund Rice Centre, 15 Henley Rd, Flemington from 2-4pm. This month's topic is Alternative Fuels and Energy for our Future. Come join a relaxed small group discussion. Donations are $5/$2 depending on ability to pay. Phone 8762 4200. Anxiety awareness seminar for parents and teachers of children aged 5-18 years who are suffering from anxiety will be held at Club Burwood, 97 Burwood Rd, from 7-8.30pm. Learning Difficulties Coalition members $5, non-members $10 including refreshments. Phone 9806 9960 to book. Free Tax Help for low income earners at Drummoyne Community Centre (afternoon). Bookings on 9719 8102. Learn public speaking at Telecom Burwood Toastmasters Club from 5.30-7pm. Phone Ken Moore on 9645 1306. Wednesday, September 17 Gentle aerobic exercises with accredited trainer at Concord Senior Citizens Centre, 9-11 Wellbank St, Concord from 2.30-3.30pm. Cost is $4.50. Phone 9743 5793. Children's art class (8-12 year olds) has vacancies in class held from 5-6pm. Bookings essential. Phone Drummoyne Community Centre on 9719 8102. After school art tutoring for 5 to 8-year-olds at Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith St, from 3.30-5pm. Phone Sarah Nolan on 0432 963 230. Send your community notices including contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 9018 3531 or post to Inner-West Weekly, 181 First Ave, Five Dock, NSW 2046.
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