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commemorating ANZAC Day.

In the lead up to ANZAC Day on 25 April, many special events and commemorative services are being held across Charles Sturt. Visit our website at www.charlessturt.sa.gov.au for further details, including full dawn service information.

enjoying school holiday fun.

Join us at the Henley & Grange Community Centre for two interactive and fun shows for children aged up to 12 years. Thursday 16 April 1.30pm for ‘Cool 4 Kids World Show’ and Thursday 23 April 1.30pm for a music and magic Show with The Wizard. Cost for each event is $2 per child. Please book on: http://aus.evanced.info/charlessturt/lib/eventcalendar.asp

hosting school holiday sports!

We are offering children aged 4 - 17yrs the opportunity to participate in a free school holiday sports program from 20 – 24 April. Kids can try heaps of different sports including; tennis, canoeing, croquet, lawn bowls, surf lifesaving, hockey, baseball, basketball, soccer, netball, rugby union, gridiron, dragon boating, dancing, golf, cricket, bicycle speedway, taekwondo and fencing. For further information and to obtain a registration form please contact Lisa Will on 8408 1117.

workshopping herbs.

The Herb Society of SA invites you to join them for a free hands-on workshop including a tour of the Community Herb Garden on Sunday 12 April – 2-4pm at the Findon Community Centre.

promoting ukulele for beginners.

At the West Lakes Community Centre on Thursdays 1.30 - 3pm for an 8 week program specifically for beginners. Bookings are essential. Starts Thursday 16 April. Please ring Sharon 0426 207 742 for further information and bookings.

trying tai chi.

Chair based Tai Chi is a gentle exercise aimed at improving balance, breathing and blood flow. Join us for a free session and a cuppa at the Arch Paterson Centre on Wednesday 15 April 2015 from 10 - 11am. For further details please contact Lynn on 8408 1279.

learning AUSLAN.

Learn to communicate with deaf and hard of hearing people in this fun and practical community based course. The AUSLAN Company will be running a 6 week course at the Henley & Grange Community Centre on Thursdays starting 30 April from 6- 8pm. Enrol online www.learnauslan.com.au or email: darren@auslan.net.au or call Tracey on 0404 091 772 for more information.

hosting “Natty Knitting Nights!”

Our “Natty Knitting Nights” will be recommencing for 2015 on Wednesday 1 April. Come and join our knitting circle to assist in making blankets, mittens and hats for charity. The group meets at our Hindmarsh Library every Wednesday night from 5-6.30pm.

opening the Woodville Town Hall.
performing circus.

Temper brings you a multifaceted circus production, interwoven with theatrical and dance elements on 17 April at 11am at the Woodville Town Hall. All tickets are $10 with kids under 2 free.

singing.

Join singers Blake Parham, Tahlia Ries and pianist Joshua Mollart for an entertaining exploration of some of Stephen Sondheim’s most colourful and stimulating music. With songs from Sweeney Todd, Sunday in The Park with George, Company, and Into the Woods on 17 April at 2pm. All tickets are $16 at the Woodville Town Hall.

school holiday screening.

Watch The Never Ending Story on Friday 24 April @ 10.30am at the Woodville Town Hall. A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book. Includes dress up competition with prizes for children!

celebrating Australian movies day.

On Sunday 26 April watch Storm Boy at 1.15pm at the Woodville Town Hall. Storm Boy is a rambunctious Australian youth, living along the coastline with his freewheeling father. At the behest of an aging aborigine, Storm Boy takes care of an uncared-for nest of pelicans. Or see The Man from Snowy River at 3pm. In 1880s Australia when young Jim Craig’s father dies Jim takes a job at the Harrison cattle ranch and he is forced to become a man. All Tickets $6 (children under two are free). Cash at the door.

learning new technology.

Come along for free technology help at West Lakes Library starting 19 April. Drop by between 2-4pm and get some help with your technology. Please come prepared with your charged device and questions. For more information go to www.charlessturt.sa.gov.au or phone 8408 1333.

telling stories.

Join us for Saturday Storytimes at West Lakes Library starting 18 April. Sessions include songs, dance and storytelling with a DIY craft. From 10.30-11.30am, all ages welcome.

providing the flu clinics.

Infl uenza can be a serious illness. You can be contagious before showing symptoms. Protect yourself, those close to you and the vulnerable in our community by having a fl u vaccine. Designated community fl u clinics will be held at our Immunisation Clinic 111A Woodville Rd, St Clair on:

• 23 April 2015 - 4.30-7pm

• 30 April 2015 - 4.30-7pm

$20 per vaccine. Payment via credit / debit card. Please note that cash payment will not be accepted. No booking required. We look forward to seeing you there.

creating edible art.

Join us for Cool 4 Kids where we will create and design funky 2D and 3D models using fruit and vegetables at the Findon Community Centre. Suitable for kids 4-11 years of age. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Wednesday 15 April 11am-12pm, cost for adults is free, kids $5. Limited spaces are available, book by phoning 8408 1310.

a gardener.

Get 10 plants for $10 until 5 June 2015. Purchase a $10 voucher from the Civic Centre, (or by phone), and redeem it for 10 locally indigenous plants on either 2 May or 6 June from 10am - 4pm at our Civic Centre, or at Sandy Crescent, Salisbury Park SA 5109. Be quick -there’s only 300 vouchers available! Proof of residence is required when purchasing your voucher.

caring for ourselves.

Join us for a ‘Pills and Spills’ workshop to learn about managing your medicines and strategies to reduce your risk of falls at the Findon Community Centre on Wednesday 22 April from 1-3pm. Cost is a gold coin donation, please phone 8408 1310 to reserve your seat.

calling aspiring authors.

Join us for an Author Q & A on 19 April from 2-4pm. Everyone is welcome to join us on this wonderful afternoon with Wakefi eld Press Publisher Trevor Klein, and local authors Melanie Casey ‘Hindsight’ and Lynette Washington editor of ‘Breaking Beauty’. At West Lakes Library, bookings charlessturt.sa.gov.au or 8408 1333.

writing creatively.

Lynette Washington will guide you through a 1 hour workshop in ‘Writing breathtaking short stories’. Bring your notebook and imaginations. Bookings at charlessturt. sa.gov.au or 8408 1333.

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