Events


BRAVEHEARTS FOUNDATION FUNDRAISING EVENT

The Bravehearts Foundation will be holding a fundraising event at 190A Chandlers Hill Road, Happy Valley, on 22nd September. This will be a Car Boot Sale and it will be child focussed. Enjoy the creek setting carparks of Harcourts and the Chiripractic Clinic. Site fees are free, and the event is open to the public from 10am-2pm. There will be official collection boxes for the public and sellers to support the Bravehearts Foundation. For further enquiries ring Robyn on 8381 6619.


MITCHAM CITY BRASS BAND

The Mitcham City Brass Band will be performing Concert for a Cause, at the Vogue Theatre, Kingswood, 25 Belair Road, Kingswood, on Saturday 22nd September at 7.30pm. Their show will feature some of World's most Beautiful Melodies, and joined by their special guest vocalists, the Raymond Sisters, and guest conductor, Bruce Raymond. Their performance will support the Flinders Foundation. Tickets are available at: trybooking.com or at the Door.


OPERATION K9 ASSISTANCE DOGS FOR VETERANS

Mt Barker Town Hall will be hosting Mt Barker's most indulgent spring afternoon with a High Tea and Fashion Fundraiser Show on 22nd September from 1pm-5pm. There will be a champagne greeting, a luxury high tea, wardrobe planning, fashion show, raffles and prizes. Bookings are essential individually, or for a table of ten. This very indulgent afternoon of fundraising will be in aid of Operation K9 Assistance Dogs for Veterans. For ticket and booking enquiries phone Jenny on 0404 013 343 or email: ok9assist@gmail.com


PLANT LOLLAPALOOZA

The Glenelg North Community Garden, Kibby Reserve, Alison Street, is holding a Plant Lollapalooza on Sunday 23rd September, 10am-3pm. There will be free garden tours, compost making demonstrations, kids nature crafts and the Inaugural GNCG Snail at 12.10pm with a special guest race caller. Plants, organic vegetables, olive oil, honey, coffee and homemade cakes will be on sale. All details are on the Face Book Page. For more details ring Jo on 0475 471 100.


SHARING WITH COMPASSION INC

Sharing With Compassion is holding a Charity Dinner on Sunday 23rd September at 6.30pm. The function is being held at Tea Tree Gully Golf Club, Hamilton Road, Fairview Park. There will be a silent auction of a number of framed prints from famous Australian artists of the late 1800's and 1900's. All the money raised will go to Sharing with Compassion in order to continue the Primary School in Uganda. All welcome. For more details re costs please phone Raelene on 0422 916 397 or Secretary Carolyn on 0414 520 170.


ORCHID CLUB OF SA

Spring is approaching, and now you can have a look at the Spring Show, presented by the Orchid Club of SA on Saturday 22nd September and Sunday 23rd September, from 10am-4pm on both days. The event will be held at Enfield Community Centre, 140 Regency Road, Enfield, and there will be lots of plant sales, potting demonstrations, plant culture information, pies, pasties and Devonshire Tea.


YOUNG AT HEART ART AND CRAFT EXHIBITION

Exhibit your art and craft at the Young at Heart Art and Craft Exhibition, previously known as the Seniors Art and Craft Exhibition, and entries close on September 27th. This is a community exhibition celebrating positive ageing, and entries are open to people over 50 residing in the City of Onkaparinga and surrounding areas. Forms are available by emailing seniorsart@optusnet.com.au or ring Helen on 8382 8721.


THE CARING PLACE OP SHOP

The Caring Place Op Shop, Calvary Lutheran Church, 5 Windsong Court, Morphett Vale will be holding their September end of term sale on Wednesday 19th to Friday 21st September, from 9am-3.30pm, on Saturday 22nd September from 9am-2pm and Wednesday 26th to Friday 28th September, from 9am-3.30pm. and there will be 50% off all items. There will be adult and children's clothes, shoes, books, linen, kitchenware, bric-a-brac, plants furniture and more. Come along and enjoy the friendly experience. For more details ring The Caring Place Op Shop on 8382 5099.


ADELAIDE CRUISING CLASSIC CAR CLUB

The Adelaide Cruisin' Classic Car Club is extending an open invitation to the general public to enjoy a full day of fun at the Concours D'Lemons in celebration of the Oddball, Mundane and truly Awful of the Automotive World. The event is held on Saturday 29th September at the Torrens Parade Ground, Victoria Drive, Adelaide from 10am-4pm. The Concours d'Lemon is a hugely popular US alternative car show, and is all about the strange, weird and wonderful wacky automobiles that have graced the motoring industry. Entries are now open to all types of vehicles and will close on the 16th September. It is free to register your bucket or pride and joy. Food vans, market stalls, face painting, low ride cycles, weight lifting demonstrations and much more will be on offer. This is a totally FREE, fun day out. For more details go to website: adelaidecruisinclassics.com.au or phone Hugh Mortimer, Vice President on 0419 857 905.


REYNELLA NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE SINGING GROUP

The Reynella Neighbourhood Singing Group want you to come along on September the 30th, at 2.30pm and join them for an afternoon singing, followed by a delicious Devonshire Afternoon Tea. The Reynella Neighbourhood Centre is situated at 164-170 Old South Road, Old Reynella. For further information please phone 8322 3591.


PLYMPTON GLENELG RSL

Come and listen to the Electric Blues and Blues Rock at the Plympton Glenelg RSL, 464 Marion Road, Plympton on Sunday 30th September, from 1pm. The Blues Band, Deuces Wild welcomes people to this community event.


MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION

The Noarlunga Model Railroaders will be holding an exhibition at Hub Recreation Centre, 100 Taylors Road West, Aberfoyle Park, on Saturday 29th September and Sunday 30th September from 9.30pm-5pm. You will be able to see numerous gauges, static displays and traders. There will be a sausage sizzle and canteen. For bookings and information, phone the club on 8322 7047.


SPRING GALA FESTIVAL

The Adelaide Harmony Choir will be presenting a concert at Elder Hall, at North Terrace, on Sunday 30th September at 2pm.The Conductor will be Andrew Chatterton and accompanist Margaret Lambert. Favourite choruses from Nabucco and Il Travatore, The Gondoliers, popular  musical West Side Story, the Phantom of the Opera, Carmina Burana and contemporary works by Morten Lauridsen will be featured. There will also be guest artists performing for a Gala Spring Concert in the beautiful Elder Hall, at the University of Adelaide.


THE VALLEYS ART GROUP

An Art and Craft Exhibition will be held during the October long weekend, from Saturday 29th September, Sunday 30th September and Monday 1st October at the Institute in the main street of Auburn. The exhibition will be open each day at 10am, and will close at 4pm on Saturday and Sunday and 2pm on Monday. The exhibition, held by the Valleys Art Group, will have artists from all over SA displaying their high standard of work, which will also be on sale. For more details ring Carolyn on 08 8847 2069.


AUSTRALIAN LIONS HEARING DOGS

On Sunday 7th October the Australian Lions Hearing Dogs will hold a Market and Open Day from 10am to 2pm, at 793 Mount Barker Road, Verdun. There will be Dog Demonstrations, Market Stalls, Kennel Tours, Free Sausage Sizzle, Face Painting, the Australian Hearing Bus and the Alpaca Petting Zoo. Entry will be free. Please note that although this a dog orientated event, no pet dogs will be permitted on the premises, with the exception of Service Dogs. For further details, please ring 8388 7836.


THE ADELAIDE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB

The Adelaide Country Music Club presents True Country, Graeme Hugo and Guest Artist Malcolm Doyle on Sunday 7th October at the Slovenian Club, 11 LaSalle Street, Dudley Park. Doors open at 10.30am. The entertainment is from 12.30pm-4.30pm. A light lunch and Bar Facilities are provided. For enquiries phone Dean on 8258 7110. In the next few months on November 4th Crossfire plus Paul Walker will be featured, and on December 2nd, Eddie Edwards, Friends plus Ella Radbone will be performing.


INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTRE'S MOBILE UNIT VISIT

The Independent Living Centre's Mobile Unit Outreach Caravan will be visitng the Port Elliot Show over the weekend of Saturday 6th October, 9am-5pm and Sunday 7th October, 9am-4pm. The Independent Living Centre is a Government Service for people living in SA, and provides free professional advice on techniques and equipment to assist with every day activities. The service is available to all members of the public, including people with a disability, injury, or illness and carers and health professionals. For more details ring 8266 5260 or for country callers in SA and NT, call 1300 885 886. The website is: sa.gov.au/disability/ilc


MARION RSL BOWLING CLUB

The Marion RSL Bowling Club at 31 Norfolk Road, Marion will be holding a Fashion Parade: Fashion from Dress 4 Success, on Tuesday 9th October, starting at 1pm. There will be afternoon tea and raffles. Please RSVP by 2nd October to Beryl, 0424 943 051. There is a supervised creche available, but it must be booked.


COOINDA NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE

Spoil yourself with High Tea at the Cooinda Neighbourhood Centre, 245 Sturt Road, Sturt on Tuesday 9th October, from 12.30pm-2.30pm celebrating Zest Fest. Zest Fest is a celebration of modern ageing with a High Tea. Enjoy a delicious selection of beautifully prepared finger foods and teas. Bookings are essential. Please phone 8375 6703.


PUDDLE JUMPERS

Puddle Jumpers will be hosting a Glow Kids Charity Disco, for kids of all ages, at the Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Road, Fullarton, on Wednesday 10th October from 11am-1pm. Puddle Jumpers is a non-profit, non-government organisation, committed to the social development needs of society's most vulnerable children, and young people. There will be plenty of free party food and drinks, a photo booth, face painter, ballon artist and the event will be hosted by DJ Jessie. Parents and caregivers are invited to this special day for friends of Second Chances and Puddle Jumpers. For more details, ring Puddle Jumpers on 08 7071 5270 on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.


TROTT PARK NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE

Master Your Mind. If stress is affecting your day to day life, there is a Stress and Relax Workshop being held on Thursday 11th October, at the Trott Park Neighbourhood Centre, located at 34 Hessing Crescent, Trott Park from 1pm-3pm. The workshop will provide assistance in designing a toolbox of techniques to prevent and manage unhealthy levels of stress. All welcome. Bookings essential: phone 387 2074.


SECOND CHANCES OP SHOP

Second Chances Op Shop is celebrating 11 years serving the local community and everyone is invited to help celebrate. There will be a free BBQ and 50% off storewide from 11.30am. Second Chances Op Shop is situated at 397 Diagonal Road Sturt, around the corner from Westfield Marion. All proceeds support Second Chances SA. For more details, please ring Chris on 8272 0323.


THE EMBROIDERER

The Embroiderer's Guild of SA will be hosting the Guild's Biennial Members' Exhibition from Saturday 29th September to Saturday 13th October inclusive, from 10am-4pm daily. The exhibition will be held at the Guild's premises at 16 Hughes Street, Miles End. There will be many beautiful textile pieces, reflecting on the various techniques and disciplines of embroidery on display. For further information check the website: The Embroiderer's Guild of South Australia.


ROTARY CLUB OF WALKERVILLE

The Rotary Club of Walkerville will be presenting an Art Show at St Andrews School Hall, Church Terrace, Walkerville. There will be an exciting raffle with 10 prizes, including 2 Andrew Baines' Prints. The art show will launch on Friday 5th October from 6pm. It will also open on Saturday 6th October to 7th October from 10am-5pm, Thursday 11th October from 12noon-6pm, Friday 12th October from 12noon-8pm and Saturday 13th October from 10am-4pm. For Gala opening tickets and entry artwork go to: walkervilleartshow.com.au


ST MICHAEL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH

The Opportunity Shop at St Michael's Anglican Church, in the Old Church Hall will be open for two weeks, from the 8th October to Saturday 20th October. It will be held on Monday to Friday from 10am-4pm and on Saturday from 9.30am-noon. There will be a wide variety of good and used clothing and household items for sale. St Michael's is located at 188 Military Road, Heley Beach, on the corner of South Street and Military Road.


MILITARY BROTHERHOOD MMC MEMORIAL RIDE

The Military Brotherhood MMC Memorial Ride will be held on 20th October from Blacks Road at the Royal Society of the Blind, Gilles Plains, starting with Breakfast at 9.30am. All money raised will support Operation K9 Assistance Dogs and the Plympton Veteran Centre. For more details contact: roadcaptain@mbmmcadelaide.com or http://www.mbmmcadelaide.com


SECOND CHANCES OP SHOP: ALL BRIDES TO BE

Find the Wedding Dress of your Dreams, at any budget, and restore hope to broken lives, with profits supporting Second Chances SA. On Sunday 21st October, at the Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Road, Parkside, the Second Chances Op Shop will host a Bridal Parade from 1.30pm-4.30pm. The will be an auction, raffles and prizes. Free entrance via Sticky Tickets. Register today at secondchances.org.au or find Second Chances SA of Facebook. For more details ring 8272 0323 or 0426 371 490.


SEAFORD COMMUNITY CENTRE MEN

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9am, the Seaford Community Centre hosts a Men's Breakfast. This is a great opportunity to make new friends, and enjoy a hearty meal, while sharing stories. It will be held at the Hastings Street Centre, on the corner of Hastings and Tongalla Streets, Seaford. Further enquiries can be directed to the Centre on 8386 3319.


WILLUNGA CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL

The 2018 Willunga Tree Festival is open to the Community to enter a Christmas Tree. This year the theme is Going Green and open to the imagination. The Festival date is December 1st and December 2nd from 10am-4pm. Group bookings will be on December 3rd-6th by arrangement only. The community will also be invited to create their own Advent Wreath for inclusion in the festival. Workshops will be held in November. The delivery date for your creation will be Thursday 29th November. For further details re the Willunga Festival Workshops, please contact Jenny on 8556 2758 or Rosemary on 8556 2650 or email: j.esots@bigpond.com


2018 BEARS TO SCHOOL PROGRAM

Bears to School is about sharing history with our youngest in a way that respects their tender ages, so they can better relate to the lessons and events of the Centenary, and can better understand and connect to commemorations such as Anzac Day and Remembrance Day. Bears to School is a not for profit community focussed initiative that is asking the community, clubs and organisations to donate Great War Bears into Primary Schools. There are 10 Bear Characters available for donation schools. Each stands 40cm tall and wears a uniform reflective of a particular service, or campaign during the Great War 2014-2018 Centenary. The initiative will continue until the Centenary of Armistice in November 2018. For more details on selection of bears and schools see website: www.AnzacBears.com.au


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.


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: dance@adelaiderocknroll.com.au


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 robert.pearce8@gmail.com. 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 adelaide@cva.org.au


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: vaisham@bigpond.com.au


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: volunteerservices@stjohnsa.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.


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.


Fleurieu Harmony

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 reynella@tpg.com.au


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-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 sa_alanon@hotmail.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.


GLANDORE CAFE

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 bicuits. 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


Walkerville Men

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.


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

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: eslhonourboard@gmail.com or contact Rob on 8387 1754.


MOSH AUSTRALIA

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: melcushen@moshaustralia.org.au 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: office@moshaustralia.org.au 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.


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 info@coastfm.com.au