Run by a local Arabic speaking woman, Afaf Al- Shammari, the group looks at women’s physical, psychological and mental wellbeing. By joining, women will have a break in a welcoming and supportive environment, learn ways to cope with stress, learn the connection between mind and body and its effects on human behavior.
Tueday 9:30am - 12:00pm
Susan Stewart is a talented artist and a skilled tutor. Learn a variety of techniques including watercolours and drawing. Susan is an experienced teacher who facilitates development of art skills from beginners to more advanced artists. Come along and learn what you want and share with other developing artists! Some materials provided, cost $5 per session.
Tuesday 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Pandora’s Box is an Arts and Craft program that allows Women from all cultures to connect with one another. When women share their skills in Arts and Craft and even their life experiences, they unknowingly tear down the unseen barriers of indifferences to find that we all aspire to the same hopes and dreams. All material provided, cost is $5 per person.
Wednesday 9:30am - 10:30am
For those new to sewing or out of practice.
Wednesday 10:30am - 12:30pm
Continue to develop your skills with our talented instructor, Anna. Sewing machines and some materials are provided. Anna is an awesome instructor and we doubt there is anything she doesn’t know about sewing. Cost $5 per session.
Wednesday 3:30pm - 5:00pm
An afterschool group for children aged 5-13 years. Enjoy art activities and games with other children. Cost $5 per family.
Sistas for Sistas
Thursday 10:00am - 2:00pm
A group for Aboriginal women. The Aboriginal Women’s Support Group has a good time painting, talking, laughing, woodworking and supporting each other. Guest speakers have visited and shared their knowledge. Activities for the group are developed by the group each term and include discussion topics such as managing stress and the effects of domestic violence. The group also includes the Aboriginal Women against Violence Committee which wants to work to end family violence.