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Events for the month of May 2019
 
reNew - A non-diet approach to weight management
Thursday, May 02, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Do you struggle with dieting and your weight and want to change your relationship with food in order to achieve your health goals? reNEW is a 3 week program presented by our dietitian, exercise physiologist & health psychologist. Need nutrition knowledge too? Ask about our Weight Control Series when you register.

Cost is $8 per session.


LOCATION:
EACH, 2 Capital City Boulevard, Knox Ozone, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Intake Services   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

Coombe Farm - Bus Tour (SOLD OUT)
Thursday, May 02, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Once the home of opera singer Dame Nellie Melba, Coombe Yarra Valley is a unique cultural destination. Be transported by bus and enjoy a garden tour of seven acres of stunning gardens, landscaped over one hundred years ago. Includes Devonshire tea followed by a garden tour.

LOCATION:
Meet in Knox Civic Centre (foyer), 511 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Barb Jordon   
PHONE:
0392988000
WEB:
https://www.stickytickets.com.au/79795/

iPad for Beginners
Friday, May 03, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tutors from the Basin Community House will share tips and techniques to get the most from your iPad or tablet.

LOCATION:
Boronia Library, Park Crescent, Boronia
CONTACT NAME:
Boronia Library   
PHONE:
0398006488

Introduction to Round Dancing
Saturday, May 04, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Round Dancing is cued social ballroom dancing and is the easiest way to learn to dance. You will be taught basic Rumba steps and by the end of the class you will be dancing round the room. Come alone or come with friends for an afternoon of fun.

RSVP by 29 April.


LOCATION:
Boronia Progress Hall, 134 Boronia Road, Boronia
CONTACT NAME:
David   
PHONE:
0419337311
EMAIL:
rdav0168@gmail.com

Diabetes Wellness Program
Monday, May 06, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
This is a four-week group session for people living with type 2 Diabetes. Providing education and support for healthy eating, blood glucose monitoring, physical activity, foot care and more. Suitable for anyone with Type 2 diabetes; newly diagnosed and those who have lived with diabetes for many years.

Cost: $8 per session.


LOCATION:
EACH Shire Hall, 1063 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Intake Services   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

Relaxation Meditation with The Basin Community House
Friday, May 10, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Discover beautiful guided meditation to help promote self-healing and inner peace. Powerful music, breathing techniques, crystals and incense round out a tranquil and fulfilling spiritual meditation.

LOCATION:
Boronia Library, Park Crescent, Boronia
CONTACT NAME:
Boronia Library   
PHONE:
0398006488

Scams and Safety Information session with Knox Police
Monday, May 20, 2019
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A member from the Knox Police station will be providing an overview of current scams that are taking place around Knox and will provide tips on how to remain safe. Includes morning tea.

LOCATION:
Room 4, Knox Civic Centre, 511 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Linda Keenahan   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au

The Ageing Brain
Monday, May 20, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
This a repeat of an earlier program. It considers how different parts of our brain change as we grow older and the impact on our moods, perceptions, cognitions, and memory functions. The course does not require any previous knowledge of biology or anatomy. We also consider what we can do as individuals to slow the possible declines in functioning.

LOCATION:
U3A, 1A Park Boulevard, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
U3A Office   
PHONE:
0397522737

Low Calorie Food Options for Entertaining at Home
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Ferntree Gully TOWN group is holding an informative session on healthy low-calorie food to serve your guests. Sample some of the food and take home lots of ideas to help you prepare and serve healthy low calorie food.

LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Senior Citizens Hall, 160 Underwood Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Helen   
PHONE:
0419376821
EMAIL:
ftgtown@hotmail.com

Rethink Waste Tour - BOOKED OUT
Thursday, May 23, 2019
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Travel by bus to the Banyule Rethink Centre to learn about packaging materials and the environment. We will visit a working Material Recovery Facility and see how science and technology play a part in recycling empty cardboard boxes, jam jars, soup cans, soft drink bottles and cans into glass, steel, aluminium, plastics, paper and cardboard.

Please note: we request you wear flat soled enclosed shoes.


LOCATION:
Meet in Knox Civic Centre foyer, 511 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Barb Jordan   
PHONE:
0392988000
WEB:
www.stickytickets.com.au/79796

Beginner's Yoga
Friday, May 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Beginners yoga with the Basin Community House. Join the Boronia Library team for this special event.

LOCATION:
Boronia Library, Park Crescent, Boronia
CONTACT NAME:
Boronia Library   
PHONE:
0398006488

What is Intelligence?
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The notion of what constitutes intelligence has changed in the last 50 years. This course considers the changing notions of intelligence, issues of stability over the lifespan, genetic and environmental influences on Intelligence. We also look at how this is reflected in Tests of Intelligence and the interpretation of results. No previous knowledge is required.

LOCATION:
U3A, 1A Park Boulevard, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
U3A Office   
PHONE:
0397522737

Retirement Planning for Over 50’s with Andrea
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Do you have retirement goals but are not sure how to go about making your dreams become a reality? Understanding the various options available to you is the first step towards living a lifestyle of choice and independence upon Retirement. Join Andrea Jenkins, a certified financial planner for this informative presentation.

LOCATION:
Boronia Library, Park Crescent, Boronia
CONTACT NAME:
Boronia Library   
PHONE:
0398006488

Invigor8 Exercise Group
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Invigor8 takes place each Wednesday for eight-weeks and is an exercise and education program designed for people living with Type 2 diabetes. Elizabeth can guide you through the referral process so please call us or email to express your interest.

LOCATION:
EACH Courthouse Venue, Cnr Station Street and Spring Street, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Elizabeth Maxwell   
PHONE:
0397576283
EMAIL:
elizabeth.maxwell@each.com.au

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