CAMPBELLTOWN CITY BAND
The Campbelltown City Band presents Screen Sounds on Sunday 23rd July at 2pm. This event will be held at the Campbelltown Function Centre, 172 Montacute Road, Rostrevor. There will be Cabaret style seating and BYO nibbles and drink. Come dressed as your favourite movie character. Prizes to be won and tickets are available at the door. A scrumptious afternoon tea will be included. For further information contact the Secretary on 0414 502 941 or email: email@example.com.
Marion Life Community Services are presenting a free, six week Money Matters Course from Wednesday 26th July from 9.30am to 12.30pm at MarionLife located at 887 Marion Road, Mitchell Park on the corner of Marion Road and Alawoona Avenue. This course will include: how to save, goal setting, scams, poverty traps, centrelink issues, assertiveness and much more. Bookings are essential through MarionLife on 8277 0304.
EXCERCISE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Imagine an outdoor activity where you are able to work on your own health and wellness, while helping to transform and restore local parklands for the whole community to enjoy. Green Gym is a fun and free outdoor program that is designed to suit varying fitness levels and abilities. After a a gentle warm up, your experienced CVA Team Leader will guide you through some practical conservation activities, while you enjoy the fresh air and compnay of like-minded people. Learn new skills and expertise, boost your strength and fitness, enjoy time with nature, make new friends and new connections and volunteer to help your community and environment. Join an information session on Thursday 27th of July at 5.45pm at the Box Factory Community Centre, 59 Regent Street, South Adelaide. For more details ring 8352 4111 or firstname.lastname@example.org/green-gym
MT COMPASS SUPPER CLUB DIAMOND CHRISTMAS
Dave Freeman returns to Mt Compass with his new show, performing all the favourite Diamond songs, with a touch of Christmas cheer presented by the Supper Club. This very entertaining evening will be on Saturday 29th July from 8pm to 11pm. The venue is located at 5 Peters Terrace, Mt Compass, War Memorial Hall. Bar opens at 7pm, but no BYO. Cost includes champagne, juice or soft drink and Pre-Dinner nibbles on arrival. Bookings are essential. Tickets are available from Mt Compass Post office, Mt Compass Shopping Centre or online at www.ticketebo.com.au/mcsupperclub or email email@example.com.
MITCHAM CITY BRASS GOING SOLO
A Going Solo Concert where the Mitcham City Brass members are the stars of the show, will be performed on Sunday 30th July at 2pm, at the Colonel Light Gardens Uniting Church, 560 Goodwood Road, Daw Park. Admission cost will include afternoon tea and a lucky door prize tickets. For ticket cost and further information ring 0419 030 746.
McLAREN VALE RSL
McLaren Vale RSL has a Korean Veterans Service Medal which was handed in after their ANZAC Day Dawn Service, 25th April, 2017. Can anyone assist in getting the medal back to its owner or his family? It is inscribed with J.J. O'Connor: the service record states that the person is Joseph O'Connor, born 10th January 1932, at Ararat, Victoria. This gentleman served in the Royal Australian Corps Of Signals with the Australian Ancillary Unit in Korea, 1954. Please contact Cliff on 0431 119 243 or the McLaren Vale RSL Club on 08 8323 8124
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
You are invited to nominate individuals, organisations and businesses that are making a difference in the community for the 2017 South Australian Community Achievement Awards. The categories for nominations will be: Aged care, Rural Community Health and Wellbeing, Road Safety, Care Achievement, Dementia Care, Tourism, Agriculture, Customer Service and Leadership and Innovation in Health. You may nominate online at awardsaustralia.com
THE SOUND OF ELVIS FAN CLUB OF SA
To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Elvis' passing, there will be a Rock and Roll Dance featuring the local band, Get Back and Adelaide's Elvis Tribute Artist, Matt as Elvis, on Saturday 12th August, 2017. The venue will be the Macedonian Hall, 148 Crittenden Road, Findon. BYO Supper and Drinks. Coffee and tea are provided but no bar facilities. Doors open 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Raffle and auction will be held on the night as a part of the fund raising, with part proceeds supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundation: Adelaide Branch. For further details re ticket costs, phone Nancy on 0412 637 019
OLV THEATRE GROUP BENEFIT CONCERT
OLV Theatre Group presents Limelight and Silver Linings on Saturday August 19th, 2017, at the OLV Community Hall, behind OLV School, Taperoo on Railway Terrace. Doors open at 6.30 for a 7pm start. BYO plate to share, drinks and change, for games and a raffle. The show is full of names and shows you know well: The Jersey Boys, Dolly Parton, Grease, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Cilla Black, The Blues Brothers and many more. The night will be full of entertainment. There are only 100 tickets available for cabaret-style seating. Ring Vicky on 0415 747 808 or Katie on 0416 267 650 for details re cost and bookings. Book a table of 8 now.
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.
Solace is a self-support group for those grieving over the death of a partner with a number of Authorised Trained Volunteer Support Workers. All volunteers have lost their partners and are trained in grief management, to assist with the adjustment of other people's loss. They also provide a lot more information about professional advice. There are weekly meetings on a Tuesday afternoon at the CWA Building, 30 Dequettville Tce, Kent Town. The first hour, 12.30-1.30pm is devoted to the newly bereaved and those in need of one to one support. A group meeting follows at 1.30 to 3.30pm. For support or for more information ring 8272 4334.
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.
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 in the Para Hills Library on Wilkinson Road at Para Hills. 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 booking 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.
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 between mid 20's to over 70's. 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.
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, UnitingChurch, 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 Lighthose 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.
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, longes, 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.
Southern Hospice Friends
If you have lost a loved one then you are not alone... Southern Hospice Friends exists to provide ongoing care and support to any bereaved person. They meet every Friday morning at 10.00am at the Colonel Light Gardens Institute, 55 West Parkway, Colonel Light Gardens. Come along for a coffee or tea, a short meeting and enjoy Bingo, Guest Speakers, Competitions, Luncheons and fun Bus Trips. For more information phone Helen on 0459 047 058 or Google Southern Hospice Friends Inc
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.
ADELAIDE CHRISTIAN SINGLES
On the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, the Adelaide Christian Singles Club run a dance for the 60's 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 50's and 60's. 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
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.
Calling for community events
Coast FM is looking for events happening in our community. Please let us know of any upcoming events and we will promote them on this site.
Contact us on 8371 5887, or fax 8371 5899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org