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Searching WWI Ancestry Records

Come along and explore various WWI websites. Research your ancestors’ records on this, the 101 year anniversary of WWI. Free 90 minute course. The course will be held at the Hindmarsh Library on Wednesday 25 May at 10am. Book online at or contact the Library Call Centre on 8408 1333.

Saving you money in the garden

Get 10 locally indigenous plants for only $10 until 3 June. Purchase a $10 voucher from the Civic Centre (or by phone) and redeem it for tube-stock plants on 4 June 10am to 1pm at the Civic Centre. (You can also get the plants directly at the nursery at Sandy Crescent, Salisbury Park). There’s only 300 vouchers available, so be quick to avoid disappointment! Offer only available only to residents, business and schools within the City of Charles Sturt. Limits and other conditions apply. See our website for details.

Help design Fawk Reserve

Community Open Day to be held on Saturday 28 May 2016 at Fawk Reserve, Hanson Road, Athol Park from 12noon-3pm.  Join in and help design the upgrade of Fawk Reserve. Enjoy a complimentary BBQ, food vans, pedal up a Smoothie on our Blender Bikes, plant some seedlings, and create some artwork for the Reserve. All welcome! Bring your neighbours. For more information contact Janet on 8408 1140 or email

Cosy Classics Movie Matinee Series

Come along to the Woodville Town Hall for screenings of Show Boat & The King and I on Sunday 25 May. The King and I starts at 1pm and Show Boat starts at 3.40pm. Tickets to each film are $6 (available at the door - cash only) and you’re welcome to come to one or both films. Refreshments will be available for purchase from the Candy Bar. To see what other movies we’ll be screening as part of the series, visit


Acclaimed cabaret performer Michael Griffiths will be exploring the colourful life and timeless songs of Cole Porter at the Woodville Town Hall on Sunday 12 June from 12noon-1pm. All tickets are $20 and are available at or at the door (cash only).

Home vacancies

The City of Charles Sturt manages a number of retirement housing units (also known as retirement villages/aged housing/aged accommodation and independent living units) throughout our area. The retirement complexes are vibrant communities that welcome residents and encourage people to connect and interact with each other. We currently have vacancies at Hendon and Woodville. Please visit our website or call us for more information.

Round She Goes!

Adelaide’s favourite market for women’s preloved fashion is back for 2016 in Charles Sturt. If you love fashion and a bargain, you can’t afford to miss this event! At the beautifully restored Woodville Town Hall with 50 handpicked stallholders who will be selling women’s preloved designer fashion, quality vintage and retro fashion, handmade jewellery + accessories from some of Adelaide’s most talented makers, the market is from 10am-3pm, Saturday 21 May (one day only!) Entry is $2. For more information visit our website.

National Simultaneous Storytime

Celebrate National Simultaneous Storytime with us on Wednesday 25 May at Westfield West Lakes. This year’s book choice is I Got This Hat by Jol & Kate Temple and illustrated by Jon Foye. This free session will be held adjacent to Reading Cinemas at 11am. No bookings required, just turn up and have fun! We’ll also be reading I Got This Hat at our regular Storytime session on the day at the Woodville Road Civic Library from 10.30-11.15am.

Make-up and Self Esteem Workshop for Women

Beauty Heartist  Larissa Jones will be running a   fun, educational  and  interactive  workshop  that will teach you how to build self-esteem through self-nurturing behaviour at the Findon Community Centre on Wednesday 22 June from 7-9pm. Learn tips and tricks to enhance your natural beauty and features. Mirrors and make-up provided to use at the session and you can BYO make-up if you would like to. The workshop is $25 per person and bookings and pre-payment are essential.

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