Christmas is approaching and the lights will be swithched on a 8 Bowaka Street, Parkholme, from Friday 9th November at 8.30pm. It will be a dazzling light display, and you will be able to get a photo with Aussie Santa Sleigh. Donations for the Heart Kids Foundation are welcome at the event.
The Maltese Guild of SA will be welcoming people to celebrate New Year's Eve, on Monday 31st December, 2018, from 7pm, at the European Catering Reception, 2 Chief Street, Hindmarsh. The Dinner Dance will include a 5 course meal and entertainment, with beer, wine and soft drinks available. Please RSVP by Tuesday 18th December, 2018. For bookings phone Gus on 8297 0526, or Nina on 8340 0345.
SOUTHERN COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB INC
The Southern Country Music Club will present a New Year's Eve Shindig of fun and dance with The Blackhats. The fun will begin at 7.30pm-12.30am. The Show will be held at the Clovelly Park Community Centre, 16 York Avenue, Clovelly Park. BYO nibbles, drinks and supper. There is an entry, a prepaid fee. Limited numbers. For information on cost please phone Sandy on 8294 3912 or 0408 891 512.
ST MARTIN'S ANGLICAN CHURCH COOKING CLASSES
St Martin's Anglican Church, Campbelltown will be holding cooking classes, Chat and Chew, during 2019, the aim of which is to raise funds for our various community projects, and at the same time to foster some great ideas and to learn new skills. Darian Leckie who is conducting the classes has had 45 years experience in the food industry, as a chef and a hotel manager. Darian Leckie can be contacted via email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register interest in the classes.
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS WONDERLAND
A Christmas Lights Wonderland will be on show at Ron and Jude's display, at 9 The Lane, O'Halloran Hill. The Light Show will commence on Friday 9th November to Sunday 6th January. Viewing times are from 8pm-11pm nightly. They welcome you you sign their visitors handbook and take photographs. Enjoy the stunning light show.
GALLERY M EXHIBITION
There will be a Whole Gallery Exhibition held from the 30th November through to the 11th January at Gallery M, located at 287 Oaklands Road, Oaklands Park. Exhibits creating a snapshot of local arts and culture for 2018 will showcase artworks by residents of the City of Marion. For more information go to www.gallerym.com.au. Gallery M is proudly operated by the Red House Group, on behalf of the city of Marion.
ALL HOLDEN DAY
THE FB-EK Holden Car Club of South Australia, will be hosting their annual Holden Day on Sunday 20th January from 9am-4pm, at Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Spectators will be able to walk in and see Holdens of the past, up to the latest model Holden Commodores. There will be trade stalls, food and drink, but no alcohol or private BBQs. For more information phone Roger on 0419 730 177.
COMMUNITY GARDEN GLANDORE
On Saturdays and Tuesdays, at the Glandore Community Centre, 25 Naldera Street, Glandore, Cafe 25 will be selling assorted tomato seedlings as a fundraiser, from 9am-12midday. There will be other seedlings available at the Glandore Office Reception, including strawberries, chillies, capsicum and more. For more information ring the Glandore Community Centre on 7420 6400.
BREAD TAGS FOR WHEELCHAIRS
If you have any Bread Tags, Breadtags for Wheelchairs, has been recycling bread tags in South Africa since 2006, and they currently collect 500kg/month, which funds 2-3 wheelchairs. They are now collecting in Australia. Save your bread tags and drop them off at one of the collection points. You may ask family, friends, schools, and local cafes to help. You may contact them for signage, finding your local collection point, or host a collection point. For more information go to: breadtagsforwheelchairs.com.za
ORIENTAL MARTIAL ARTS ACADEMY
Teens and Adults Taekwondo teaches traditional techniques, sparring, kicking and self-defence. Lessons are conducted at the following venues and times: Mondays at 6.45pm at the Semaphore Uniting Church Hall, next to the Exeter Hotel, 146 Semaphore Road, Semaphore. Each Tuesday at 6.50pm at Brighton Uniting Church Hall, 443, Brighton Road, Brighton. On Wednesdays at 7pm at the Goodwood Community Centre, behind the Goodwood Library, 32-34 Rosa Street, Goodwood. For more details ring 0417 892 411 or visit website: www.orientalmartialartsacademy.com.au
A support group, Caring Friends, is inviting adults, who have experienced loss or loneliness, to their friendly environment, sharing morning tea, activities, entertainment, and a fun bus trip. Meetings are held at the Institute Hall, 53 West Parkway, Colonel Light, at 10am every Friday. For more information, phone Lyn on 8179 5697 or Marion 8276 5485.
HALLETT COVE SENIORS
Join the Hallett Cove Seniors each Wednesday from 10am at Historic Perry Barr Farm, Quailo Avenue, Hallett Cove, off Barramundi Drive. Enjoy games, excursions, dining and much more. Morning tea will be provided. For enquiries ring Ray on 0448 780 641.
PROBUS CLUB OF BLACKWOOD
If you are retired, semi-retired and looking for a social gathering, join the Probus Club of Blackwood that meets the first Thursday of every month. The informal and friendly get together meets at the rear of the Masonic Lodge, on Main Road, Blackwood, at 9.30am. Events during the year, include a picnic, mid-year lunches and a feast for Christmas. Wives and partners are invited. For more details, phone Norm Johnson on 8178 2653.
MITCHELL PARK NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE
Come along to Wacky Wednesday at Mitchell Park Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Cumbria Court, Mitchell Park, every Wednesday from 11am-2.30pm. You can join in a fun loving group of seniors, who meet weekly for lunch, and a range of activities including guest speakers, theme days and outings. For bookings phone Mitchell Park Neighbourhood Centre, on 8375 6804.
TREES FOR LIFE
The Trees for Life group is urgently looking for 200 or more volunteers in South Australia, to grow native seedlings. Each year about a 1000 volunteers raise hundreds and thousands of seedlings in a bid to continue to revegetate SA, and we hope to reach this important target with the Community's help. If you can help, please phone the office on 8406 0500 or log into Trees For Life website: www.treesforlife.org.au
SEATON PARK RSL
If friendly games interest you, then head over to the Seaton Park RSL, Tapleys Hill Road, Seaton on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month at 7pm. The car park entrance is at the rear of the RSL. For more details on joing this very friendly group of card players, please phone Judy on 8356 8740
LIONS BARGAIN CENTRE
The Lions Bargain Centre located at 6 Tweeddale Avenue, South Brighton is open for business on Sundays and Thursdays from 10am-1pm. There are many items of all descriptions for sale such as furniture, electrical goods, bric-a-brac, tools, books, golf balls and tennis balls. If it is a bargain you are looking for, and have a morning to spare, pop along to the Lions Bargain Shed, and have a browse.
ENFIELD FRIENDSHIP CLUB
The Enfield Friendship Club is always looking for members and volunteers. Meetings are held every second Friday from 11am-2.30pm at the Clearview Community Hall, 11 Clearview Crescent, Clearview. What a great opportunity to meet new people and enjoy the many organised club activities for games, music and outings. For more details please phone Garry on 0424 987 009.
LIONS CLUB OF NOARLUNGA MORPHETT VALE
The Lions Club of Noarlunga, Morphett Vale conducts Garage Sales on the third Saturday of every month. These sales are always held at the Lions Shed, situated at the corner of Brian and Lindsay Roads, Lonsdale from 9am-12noon. There are a variety of items to buy, such as, furniture, kitchen items, household goods, books, tools and lots more at cheap prices. For more details ring Petra on 8358 1393 or mobile 0438 816 067
HOBBY ELECTRONICS GROUP
The Reynella Neighbourhood Centre has a Hobby Electronics Group that meets every Tuesday, 1pm-3pm, 164-170 Old South Road, Old Reynella. It doesn't matter if you are a beginner or have some experience, there's always something new to learn. There are kits available, including soil moisture probes, mosquito repellent, a digital combination lock and a swimming pool gate alarm. For further information, please phone 8322 3591.
ADELAIDE ROCK AND ROLL CLUB NIGHT
The Adelaide Rock and Roll Club presents Club Night every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Doors open 7pm-10.30pm. BYO Nibbles and Bar Facilities are available. Visitors are always welcome, as are new members. For details re ticket costs please phone 0409 775 060 or email: email@example.com
ROSTRUM CLUB 26
Rostrum Club 26 offers a relaxed, friendly environment to learn and to practise communication and presentation skills. Learn about tools to better manage a meeting and opportunities to become more self confident, a better leader, as well as to improve your career. Come along to the next Rostrum Club 26 meeting for FREE. All new visitors are welcome and joining the club is so easy. When you join you receive a Speaking Kit for free. For further information contact the Membership Manager, Bob, on 0401 107 287 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also check out the Website: www.rostrum.com.au/sa/clubs/club-26
HALLET OVER 50's TRAVEL AND SOCIAL CLUB
If you like to travel and meet new people in a friendly environment, the Hallet Cove over 50's Travel and Social Club, meet up at the Lutheran Church, 20 Ragamuffin Drive, Hallet Cove, on the 1st Friday of every month. The club opens at 1pm for a 1.30pm start. There will live musical entertainment with afternoon tea, coffee, pies, pizza, sandwiches, delicious homemade cakes, door prizes, raffle, sales table, coach trips, social outings and old time Cinema visit. Everyone is welcome. For more details phone Angela on 0434 198 669.
APRA RADIO PLAYERS-2018 SEASON
If you would like to be involved in radio Plays, APRA Radio Players are welcoming new members to their come and try group, which meets every Monday morning to practice at 10am-12.30pm, from February through to November, at Mile End Church of Christ, Danby Street, Torrensville. Entry is from the car park in Danby Street near the corner of Danby Street and Henley Beach Road and adjacent to the back of the Thebarton Town Hall. The group are looking for players, writers, and sound system people. For bookings and enquiries phone Liz Welling on 0432 535 616.
HEALING CRYSTALS: TROTT PARK NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE
Learn how crystals can help you live a happier life. The Trott Park Neighbourhood Centre, 34 Hessing Crescent, Trott Park, is offering a program to help you experience your own healing journey, every Wednesday from 11am-12.30pm. Come and join Victoria and learn how to choose your personal crystal, cleanse, clear and change them. You will be able to sense the energy of crystals and use them to heal. You will also learn how chakras, colours and gemstones work together. No experience is needed and crystals are provided if you do not have your own. For more details ring 8375 6707.
LIFE WITHOUT BARRIERS
Life Without Barriers seek compassionate and nurturing people to provide a permanent home to a foster child. You may be single, a couple, a same sex couple, defacto, a renter with or without your own children. As long as you are over 25 years of age and interested to change a child's life, people within this group would be interested to have a chat with you. You will not be alone, and you will be provided with training and 24/7 support. If you would like more information on this opportunity, please phone Deborah on 8415 6900.
NEW SUNDAY MARKET AT HENLEY BEACH
On Sunday 4th June a brand new Sunday Market at Mitton Road, Henley Beach, from 9am-2pm, and will be held on the first and third Sunday of every month. It is called the Henley Beach Artisan Market, and there will be a huge selection of things happening, from arts, crafts, foods, fruit and veg, retro and collectibles. Car booters are also invited to sell their wares at the site. There will be entertainment, bands, dancers, buskers and classic car clubs. This event will offer a new experience at every visit. Go to the Facebook Page at: Henley Beach Artisan Market.
GREEN GYM CONSERVATION VOLUNTEERS AUSTRALIA
Green Gym is a fun and free outdoor program that is designed to suit varying fitness levels and abilities. After a gentle warm up, your experienced CVA Team Leader will guide through some practical conservation activities, while you enjoy the fresh air and the company of like-minded people. Learn new skills, boost your strength and fitness, enjoy some time in nature, make new friends and connections and volunteer to help your community and the environment. Join us weekly on Wednesday or Thursday, from 2nd August 2017. Morning sessions are from 10am-1pm or afternoon sessions 1.30pm-4.30pm. It will be held at Adelaide City Park Lands, Wirraninthi, Park 23. Anyone between the age of 50-80 is welcome to join. Bookings are essential. Ring 8352 4111 or check email@example.com
IRISH CLUB BUSH DANCE
There will be a Bush Dance held at the Irish Club from 8pm, and thereafter every third Saturday of the month. BYO Supper to share, and full bar facilities are available. The Irish Club is located at 13-15 Carrington Street, City. All are welcome. For further details ring Allan on 8293 3686 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ST JOHN VOLUNTEER SERVICES
Be the difference to someone in need by volunteering with St John SA. St John Volunteers come from all walks of life. There are youth members, students and professionals from a variety of industries, including health care workers. While people join for different reasons, there is one thing in common: a passion for helping others. If you are ready to Step Up please contact St John SA Volunteer Services on 8306 6936 or email: email@example.com au
PROBUS CLUB OF NOARLUNGA
If you are retired or semi-retired, and would like to be involved in an enjoyable and easy activity, the Probus Club of Noarlunga, at Rotary Hall on the corner of Clovelly Avenue and Brixton Street, Christies Beach, meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 10am. Join a group of like minded blokes in a friendly environment, with interesting speakers, trips and visits. Members' wives or partners are also welcome to hear the speakers and come to BBQs and outings. For more information phone President John on 8382 4784.
CHRISTIES BEACH BOWLING CLUB
The Christies Beach Bowling Club has Night Bowls each Friday, starting at 7pm, with registration from 6.30pm. The Bowling Session includes two hours of bowling, use of club bowls, supper, prizes and full bar facilities. For more details go to: christiesbeachbowlingclub.com.au
MITCHELL PARK NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE
Blokes Time Out! How many blokes have some free time and would like to meet and chat with other retired men in your area? If so, why not pop along to Mitchell Park Neighbourhood Centre, at 1 Cumbria Court, Mitchell Park, each Thursday from 9.30am to 12 noon. Share stories, make new friends and enjoy a BBQ Brunch. Bookings essential. For further information ring 8375 6804
Blackwood Craft Market
The Blackwood Craft Market is held on the first Sunday of every month at Memorial Hall Coromandel Parade, Blackwood from 10am - 3pm. Admission is free. The market days begin on Sunday 5th February, 2017. New stall enquiries to Kerrie on 0427 410 917.
Para Singles Social Club
Are you looking to meet new people, do you enjoy a night out and do you enjoy dancing? If so, come on down to Para Singles Social Club every Tuesday night from 7.30pm-10.30pm at the Dutch Club, 21 Greenfields Drive, Greenfields. Please bring a plate of supper to share. The Club has live music, theme nights, bus trips and pizza nights that are always a lot of fun. For information on ticket prices please phone 8250 6158.
Aldinga Bay Bowling Club
Come and try bowling at Aldinga Bay Bowling Club. All interested men, women, and young folk are invited and encouraged to visit our small, friendly and licenced club, situated in the Sports Complex at Port Road, Aldinga. New players are offered introductory coaching and complimentary bowls are available to use for practice. First class bowling greens are available and the club is open every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 1pm, with many social and competitive bowling activities on offer for active bowlers, as well as learners. For more information ring 8557 7467 or 0409 582 489.
GLANDORE COMMUNITY CENTRE: CON TE PROGRAM
The Glandore Community Centre at 25 Naldera Street, Glandore, combined with the City of Marion and Bene Aged Care, is offering a service for the Italian Community living in Marion. The Con Te Program offers a range of activities and social interaction, to assist elderly Italians with their independence at home. The program is weekly each Wednesday, from 11am-3pm at the Glandore Community Centre. This is a chance to meet, enjoy the company of new friends and eat a meal, in a friendly and welcoming environment. For bookings ring 8424 6000.
LIONS AUSTRALIA UPDATED
The Lions Club of Edwardstown is currently providing toiletry care packs to those Sleeping Rough in our community, and need help collecting items. Travel sized items are ideal eg tooth paste, shampoo, conditioner, soap, razor, tissues, comb and deodorant. It is a great opportunity to clean out the bathroom cupboard and donate to those in need. Items must be unopened. Items can be dropped off to the Station or you can phone 8374 4539.
The Fleurieu Harmony Chorus is a non-profit group of mostly retired gentlemen, who love singing a four part harmony in the barbershop style. This group entertains at community venues, retirement villages, nursing homes and undertakes fund raising at various markets and public events. New members are welcomed. Meetings are held every Friday at 9.15 am at the Lifecare Community Hall, Pridham Boulevard, Aldinga Beach opposite the shopping centre. For further information look at their website at www.fleurieuharmony.org or contact Ron on 5557 7271. For bookings ring Gordon on 8552 2905
Para Singles Social Club
If you are looking to meet new people and have a fun night then come along to the Para Singles Social Club in the Para Hills Library Building on Wilkinson Road at Para Hills every Tuesday night from 7.30pm to 11.00pm. Please bring along a plate of supper to share. There are also theme nights, bus trips and pizza nights that are a lot of fun.
Hallett Cove Over 50s
The Hallett Cove Over 50s Travel and Social Club will be holding an afternoon of entertainment on the 1st Friday of every month except January. The club starts at 1.30pm but would like it if you got there for 1.00pm. Every month entertainment will be by guest artists and groups, followed by afternoon tea. What a great opportunity to meet new friends. For more information contact Jim on 0457 236 340 or Margaret on 8387 0352.
WEIGHT WATCHERS CLUB CHRISTIE DOWNS
Lose weight, maintain a healthy lifestyle and achieve your goals by joining the Weight Watchers Club. Meetings are held on Friday at 10.15am at the corner of Peregrine and Flaxmill Roads, Christie Downs. New members are more than welcome. For more information phone 8384 4482 or 0402 425 944.
HAHNDORF INTERIM ANIMAL SHELTER
The Hahndorf Interim Animal Shelter is urgently seeking donations for good quality dog and cat food. The Shelter is run by wonderful volunteers who are caring for approximately 30 dogs and 60 cats: we would love to find homes for these beautiful animals. The Shelter is located at 60 Martin Road, Hahndorf. If you can help with cat or dog food or donations, please phone 8388 7514.
SA WEIGHT WATCHERS ASSOCIATION
South Australian Weight Watchers Association meetings are held at Sparrow Hall 13th Avenue, Woodville North every Wednesday at 8.30am. It is a meet and greet, plus weigh-in done behind a privacy screen followed by the meeting. Guest speakers are occasionally invited for a discussion on a variety of topics. This association has a friendly, supportive group ranging in age from mid 20s to over 70. Guest speakers are occasionally invited.
TECHNICAL AID TO THE DISABLED SA INC
Do you struggle with day to day activities due to a disability or ageing? Technical Aid to the Disabled is a state-wide charity which utilises the skills, time and facility of technical volunteers to design, build or modify equipment that is not readily available for people with disabilities. If you think we can help or you need more information ring 8261 2922 or visit the website www.tadsa.org.au
REYNELLA NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE: EZYDANCE LESSONS
Learn to Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Salsa, Rumba, Rock and Roll, Swing and Cha-Cha and no partner is required. The venue is The Reynella Neighbourhood Centre, 164-170 Old South Road, Old Reynella each Friday from 7.30-9.30pm. For further enquiries and costs please phone 8322 3591. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
STAMPS FOR CHARITY
Do you have any used postage stamps? The Church of Christ in Nairne, SA is collecting used postage stamps to raise funds for overseas aid. At present they are raising money to build homes in New Hebrides and would really appreciate as many stamps as possible to be sent to them. Send your used stamps to Heather, PO Box 39, Nairne, SA, 5252.
COOINDA NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE
Come to Cooinda Neighbourhood Centre for monthly lunch with friends, good company, guest speakers and theme days. Bookings are essential, phone 8375 6703 to enquire re costs.
PLYMPTON GLENELG RSL
On the first Sunday of each month the Groove Brothers and Soul Sister will be performing a mix of classic rock, pop and soul at the Plympton Glenelg RSL, 464 Marion Road, Plymptom Park. Lunch will be available from 12.30pm and full bar facilities are also available. Music starts at 1pm and there will be raffles and door prizes. Come along and enjoy the day. Further information from Leah at the club on 8279 4079
TEA TREE GULLY RSL
Come to the RSL on Memorial Drive, Tea Tree Gully and enjoy Live Jazz, Swing and more, maybe even Cut a Rug on the Dance Floor. It will begin on Sunday 1st October and will be on the first Sunday of every month starting at 2pm-5pm with meals from 1pm-3pm. It will be best to book a seat, so contact Anne or Colin 8396 1112.
The Friendship Cafe
If you would like to un-wind and relax in a friendly and relaxing atmosphere, the Friendship Cafe at St Andrews By The Sea, Uniting Church, 92 Jetty Road, Glenelg is the place where a simple sandwich, freshly baked scones, apple pie and a cup of tea could tempt you. The cafe aims to offer hospitality with a meal, and profits go towards supporting the disadvantaged in the wider community, in conjunction with Community Aid Programs and similar projects. This cafe has been run by volunteers since 1965 and opens Tuesday from 11am to 1pm. If you would like to volunteer making sandwiches or waiting tables, please phone Jennifer on 8294 4706.
LIFE WITHOUT BARRIERS
Life Without Barriers seek Foster Carers to welcome a child permanently into their home to show them compassion, to help the grow, give them opportunities and to give the a new family. You will have 24 hour support and help, so you will not be alone. To contact Life Without Barriers visit: Iwb.org.au or ring 8415 6900.
THE ACH GROUP
The ACH Group is inviting new members to assist in their efforts to look after older people in our community, and to devise new ways to promote their activities. ACH Group's social activities offer opportunities for the aged community to get out and discover new interests. There are a range of social activities each day, from Monday to Saturday. Trasnsport is available on request for people living with dementia or for people who may require help with mobility. If the ACH Group for older people sounds like you, then please give them a call on 1300 224 477.
NATIONAL CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
The National Cancer Research Foundation supports research into various diseases for example, Children's Cancers, Breast, Ovarian, Prostate, Lung and Pancreatic Cancers. You can help by making a donation to The National Cancer Research Foundation at POB 881, North Adelaide, 5006 or phoning 8267 6700 to chat to a customer service call centre staff member. Your support would be greatly appreciated with donations being forwarded directly to local hospitals to continue this lifesaving research into cancer.
Al-Anon, Al-Ateen Family Groups provide fellowship for relatives and friends of alcoholics. Groups meet anonymously and share their experience while providing strength, support and hope to each other. There is only one requirement for membership, and that is you have been affected by someone else's drinking. Al-Anon, a separate fellowship from Alcoholics Anonymous, is based on the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from AA. Their office at Harmer House, 5 Leigh Street, has literature available. For further information about Al-Anon telephone 8231 2959 or email email@example.com. You can also check out their website at alanon.cjb.net.
NATIONAL SENIORS BRIGHTON
The Brighton Branch of National Seniors meet from 10am to midday on the third Tuesday of each month at the Lighthouse Community Church, 26 Jetty Road Brighton. National Seniors Australia strive to improve seniors' lives by making the Powers That Be and the general community aware of the needs of seniors. Morning Tea is available. General business is discussed and guest speakers are provided at times. There is an option for lunch after each meeting. All are welcome. Bookings are essential so contact Graham on 8296 7646. Information about National Seniors Australia is available on the internet: www.nationalseniorsaustralia.com.au
Australian Red Cross Baby Seats
Australia Red Cross Baby Seats is an organisation that provides low cost child restraint, fitting and hire services to South Australian parents. This organisation is always looking for volunteer child seat fitters to assist at their Mile End store. If you are looking to volunteer in a fantastic team atmosphere, this is your opportunity to make enquiries. Phone 0421 692 531 for further information.
GLANDORE COMMUNITY CENTRE
The Glandore Community Centre, 25 Naldera Street, Glandore, is offering an on-going Filoxenia Greek Elders and Careers Social Program from 10am to 1pm, every two weeks, on a Thursday. This program is for Greek speaking people living in the Southern areas, who would like to meet new friends. Lunches, various activities and outings are organised. For more details ring 8245 5561.
Come to to NEW Glandore Cafe for a Barista made coffee at the Glandore Community Centre, at 25 Naldera Street, Glandore, right behind the studios of Coast FM. It will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am-2pm, during school term time. Enjoy the coffee and maybe even have a piece of cake. You will not be disappointed.
SOCIAL CLUB OPEN
If you would like to meet people in a friendly environment, the Flinders Park Over 50's Club is inviting new members to join. The Club is open from 12 Midday to 3.30pm on Wednesdays and Fridays. There are card games, Eight Ball, Snooker, tea, coffee and biscuits. They also have BBQs and luncheons throughout the year. Take your friends along to the club and share in the fun. For more information phone 8268 8962.
GRANDPARENTS FOR GRANDCHILDREN
The Grandparents for Grandchildren Association hold a meeting in support of the Alienated Grandparents Group. The meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month. The next meeting is the 29th November at the GFGSA Building, L2, 345 King William Street, Adelaide from 10.30am-noon. For further details ring Colleen on 8212 1937, or website: www.gfgsa.com.au
The Walkerville Mens Probus Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Walkerville Town Hall at 66 Walkerville Terrace. All very welcome. Why not pop along and enjoy a morning of fellowship and learn all about the club. Enquiries can be made by ringing 8344 6019
Wacky Wednesday at the Mitchell Park Neighbourhood
Wacky Wednesday is a senior social group that offers laughter, fun and friendship. Each week there are planned activities, guest speakers and flexi fitness sessions while enjoying a home cooked lunch. Every Wednesday from 11.00am to 2.30pm at the Mitchell Park Neighbourhood Centre, Cumbria Court, Mitchell Park. For more info call 8375 6804
Stamps for Charity
Do you have any used postage stamps? The Church of Christ in Nairne, SA is collecting used postage stamps to raise funds for overseas aid. At present they are raising money to build houses in New Hebrides and would really appreciate as many stamps as possible be sent to them. Send your used stamps to Heather Sowerby, PO Box 39 Nairne, SA 5252
Vinnies Need Furniture
Vinnies (St Vincent de Paul Society) is experiencing a shortage of good quality furniture and is seeking donations of these items. They are in need of kitchen and dining tables, chairs, dressing tables, lounges, bedroom furniture, wardrobes and coffee tables. Vinnies provide support to needy families and welcomes donations of goods. Donations can be made in store or by calling 8112 8777
St Peters Rotary Club Jumble Sale
The Rotary Club of St Peters hold a Jumble Sale at Linde Reserve, just across Payneham Road from the St Peters Town Hall and behind the Catholic Church, every Saturday from 8.30am to 12 Noon. Preloved goods such as clothing, music, homewares, electrical goods, toys, books and tools will be traded. You can get egg and bacon rolls and coffee for breakfast or brunch. This event is child and dog friendly. There is a regular group who walk their dogs around the park before breakfast.
ARPA Radio Players
The ARPA Radio Players are a group of retired persons who get together every week to prepare short radio plays for performances during the year for various social groups. They are keen to attract more members and you would really enjoy the warm atmosphere within the group. No previous experience is needed and scripts are read so no need to learn lines. Rehearsals are held at 10.00am every Monday at the Thebarton Church of Christ ( next to the Thebarton Theatre ) on Henley Beach Road. If you are interested just turn up at the rehearsal time or ring Mary on 8443 6018 for more details. Have fun, learn new skills and be active in your community... ARPA - Australian Retired Persons Association
Friendly Card Games
For a friendly game of Canasta and other card games head down to the West Lakes Sports and Community Centre on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month at 7.00pm. The card playing group has been meeting for a few years now but is keen to attract more players who would be most welcome. For information call 0404 383 545...
Community Meals with Marion Life
Marion Life Community Services provide a community meal and all are welcome. Enjoy a delicious 2 course meal for a small donation and get to meet new people.The Community Meal is held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of each month between 6.30pm and 7.30pm. No booking is required just get along to the Marion Church of Christ main auditorium, corner of Marion Road and Allawoona Avenue. Enter off Allawoona Avenue. Call 8277 0304 for more info.
Stirling Market Inc hold a monthly market on every 4th Sunday of the month at Druids Avenue, Stirling from 10.00am to 4.00pm. All profits go to the Adelaide Hills Communities.
Glynde Lutheran Church Monthly Market
On the 4th Saturday of every month the Glynde Lutheran Church invite you to their Market in the Church grounds at 15 Glynburn Road, Glynde. Stalls include Craft, Bric a Brac, Jewellery, Dolls, Cakes and much more. Devonshire Teas and a Sausage Sizzle will also be available. For more info call Diane 0n 8266 2798 or 0416 113 451
Seaford Meadows Scouts Community Market
The Seaford Meadows Scout Group holds a Community Market on the 1st Sunday of the month at Railway Road, Seaford Meadows.The Scout Group hosts a Community Garden and sell fresh grown vegetables straight from the garden, fresh picked as you ask for it. They also have stalls of fresh fruit and vegetables from the Virginia area, fragrant hand made candles, beautiful linen, hand crafted woodwork and hand made cards. There is also bric-a-brac and of course a Sausage Sizzle.
Retirees Friendship Club
Residents of Parkholme, Ascot Park, Edwardstown and surrounding areas........Would you like to meet up with other retirees for coffee and a chat then give Val a call on 8374 4737. Meetings are held at the Parkholme Community Hall at 638 Marion Road, Parkholme.
Rotary Club Giant Book Sale
Every Saturday the Rotary Club of Adelaide West open the Giant Book Sale to the public at the Arthritis SA offices at 118 Richmond Road, Marleston between 8.30am and 12.30pm. Thousands of books for all ages at reasonable prices. Donations of books are also welcomed and can be dropped in on Book Sale days or to the Arthritis SA Reception during office hours Monday to Friday.
HALLETT COVE OVER 50's TRAVEL AND SOCIAL CLUB
The Hallett Cove Over 50's Travel and Social Club will be holding an afternoon of entertainment on the first Friday of every month, except January. The club begins at 1.30, but it is preferable to be at the venue at 1pm. Guest artists and groups will provide entertainment, followed by afternoon tea. A great opportunity to meet new friends. For more information ring Jim on 0457 236 340 or Margaret on 8387 0352.
FAIRMONT SOCIAL TENNIS CLUB
The Fairmont Social Tennis Club is a friendly club, and it is always looking forward to welcoming new members with tennis competence. The club has 5 high standard courts at Page Park on the corner of East Avenue and Cross Road, Clarence Park. For more information re days and times of play, please ring either David on 8379 7349 or Erica on 8278 6208. Everyone is welcome.
THE O'HALLORAN HILL OVER 50's CLUB
The O'Halloran Hill Over 50's Club meet every Friday at the Recreation Centre, Candys Road, O'Halloran Hill between 10am to 3pm. It's a fun filled day with lots of activities ranging from card games, board games, table tennis, pool and bingo. It is one of the cheapest activity groups in SA. For more details contact Margaret on 8387 5309 or Linda on 8387 2742.
TEA TREE GULLY PROBUS CLUB INC
The Probus Club of Tea Tree Gully is a social club for men and women, who are retired or preparing to retire. The Club meets on the first Monday of each month, except Januarys, at the Torrens Valley Christian Centre, 1323 North East Road, Tea Tree Gully. Probus Clubs have over 150,000 members and is the social club of choice for many retirees. We invite you join us at a meeting for friendship, fellowship, and fun. Come and hear great speakers and participate in the many activities provided by our club. For more information contact Jan on 8368 1633 or Dean on 8264 1442
ROTARY CLUB OF CAMPBELLTOWN
The Rotary Club of Campbelltown hold their monthly shed sale on the last Saturday of each month from 8am-1pm at Benjamin Street, Newton. The sale has a wide variety of furniture i.e. beds, mattresses, wardrobes, electronic goods, clothing, crockery, cooking utensils and much more. There will be a huge variety at bargain prices. If you are looking to set up home for an affordable cost, this could be the perfect opportunity to do so. Delivery can be arranged at a small cost. EFTPOS is available. All proceeds go towards the Rotary's local, national and international projects.
ST PETERS ROTARY CLUB
St Peters Rotary Club have a jumble sale every Saturday from 8.30am-12 noon at Linde Reserve, which is located across Payneham Road from St Peters Town Hall, behind the Catholic Church. Pre-loved goods such as clothing, music, home-wares, electrical goods, toys, books, toools and much more for trading. All welcome. The event is dog friendly. A regular group walk their dogs around before breakfast.
ADELAIDE CHRISTIAN SINGLES
On the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, the Adelaide Christian Singles Club run a dance for the 60 plus age group. The dance is held at the West Croyden/Kilkenny RSL, Rosetta Street, West Croyden from 7.30pm until 11.30pm. Music is 60/40 and mainly 50s and 60s. The dress code is neat and casual dress, with no jeans, tracksuits, T-shirts, sneakers or polo shirts. For further information re cost contact Jenny [President] on 0414 444 701 ot Sorel [Treasurer] on 0428 877 900
RSL MORPHETT VALE/DISTRICTS SUB BRANCH
Morphett Vale RSL has established a Digital Honour Board presenting photographs and information about men and women who were killed in action, who returned, and who have served, but did not have operational service. A public appeal has been launched to obtain authorised photographs to be used on the Honour Board. On-going contributions are being sought from local residents that honour the military service of family members and relatives who have served at home and abroad during conflicts, or peacetime. If you wish to have family members or relatives who served in the military honoured, please complete a form available at the RSL Morphett Vale Sub-Branch Clubrooms, 8 Robertson Avenue, Morphett Vale on Tuesdays from 11am-1pm. For further information email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Rob on 8387 1754.
MOSH [Minimisation of Suicide Harm] is a charitable, self-funded organisation dedicated to creating mentally healthy communities, through a sense of belonging and connectedness. Mosh is looking for volunteers to host free workshops for small groups in the city at Southern Cross Arcade, lower level that you enter from King William Road. If you have interests in craft, music, art and self-development, contact melanie on email: email@example.com for an expression of interest form. Mosh is also looking for volunteers who can assist in their retail stores, behind the scenes in sorting areas, general maintenance and special fundraising events. If being behind the scenes is more your thing, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org for your expression of interest form.
WRITE A STORY
If you would like to write a poem or a book, go along to the North Eastern Writers Group in the Community Hall at the RSL, Memorial Drive, Tea Tree Gully, on the third Thursday of each month at 7.30pm. There will be guest speakers and writing exercises at the meetings, and opportunities to read your work, and receive feedback if desired. For more details ring Jocelyn on 0406 873 337
MITCHAM LIBRARY ENGLISH CLASSES
The Mitcham Library will be conducting free Conversation Classes at the Mitcham Community Centre, 5 Firmley Grove, Hawthorn, on Saturdays 10.30am-11.30am during School Terms. The classes are free and family friendly. For more details ring the Library on 8372 8888.
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