Term Three Program 2015

Program – Term 3:   Every Wednesday during term time

Providing opportunities for women at home with young children. Come along at 9.30am* for sessions from 10am to 12 noon Wednesdays at Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare available. New members are always welcome.

22 July

9.30am for 10am start*

 W   Term Project- Beading and Jewelry making

Bead kits

All Welcome

29 July

9.30am for 10am start*

W  Christmas in July– cake decorating

Decorate your own mini Christmas cake and enjoy the festivities

All welcome

5 August

9.30am for 10am start*

ê Speech Pathologist – a fun and informative discussion session

A committee meeting will be held after the session.

All welcome

12 August

9.30am for 10am start*

 W   Term Project- Beading and Jewelry making

Create a silver pendant using Precious Metal Clay with guest artist Lex Sorrento.  Part 1

All Welcome

18 August

9.30am for 10am start*

W  Term Project- Beading and Jewelry making

Create a silver pendant using Precious Metal Clay with guest artist Lex Sorrento   Part 2

All welcome.

26 August

9.30am for 10am start*

TBC   

All Welcome

2 September

9.30am for 10am start*

W  Father’s day Cardmaking 

Letting Dad know how much he is appreciated can be tricky. This year you’re all sorted. Come along and create something from you that he’ll love.

All welcome.

9 September

9.30am for 10am start*

W Fascinator workshop

Learn from a professional milliner. Make your own fascinator to wear on Cup day or to your next special occasion.

All welcome.

16 September 

9.30am for 10am start*

W Term Project- Beading and Jewelry making

Create a snap button bracelet using polymer clay.

Committee meeting will be held after the session

All Welcome

23 September

9.30am for 10am start*

W  Majura Women’s Group AGM and games day

This group is for YOUR benefit, please come to the AGM to have your say in how you would like to see the group proceed into the future and to ensure that we are able to continue to function. When the official business is completed, we will play!

All welcome

 

*Sessions commence at 10am. Arrival at 9.30am allows time for settling your child(ren) into childcare, and for assisting with setting up. Packing up & cleaning at the end of the session is also a shared responsibility.

W Supported by the ACT Government

ê Supported by the ACT Government Family Support Program

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Updated Term Program

A few changes have been made to our program for the last few weeks of the term, as follows:

Providing opportunities for women at home with young children. Come along at 9.30am* for sessions from 10am to 12 noon Wednesdays at Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare available. New members are always welcome, project sessions are open ended and is not necessary to have attended previous sessions.

 

17 June

9.30am for 10am start*

Term Project- Story telling- creative writing   Creative writing facilitated by a published author. An opportunity to put some of your creative ideas on paper, and contribute to our collaborative book, based on the theme of ‘Family’. Please bring along anything you’ve written for this so far.

All Welcome

A committee meeting will be held after the session

24 June

9.30am for 10am start*

Term Project- Story telling- Illustrating             Use your preferred medium (digital, collage, water colour etc.) to create illustrations for our collaborative book. Art materials supplied.
All Welcome
1 July

9.30am for 10am start*

Term Project- Story telling- with puppets     Freshly arrived home from working on Sesame Street, the talented Marianne from PuppetOOdle will run a kid friendly workshop on puppet making and manipulating.All Welcome

*Sessions commence at 10am. Arrival at 9.30am allows time for settling your child(ren) into childcare, and for assisting with setting up. Packing up & cleaning at the end of the session is also a shared responsibility.

W Supported by the ACT Government

ê Supported by the ACT Government Family Support Program

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Well Being Day Term 2 2015

Please see the attached document here: for the Wellbeing day program.

It will be on Saturday the 27th of June from 10am to 4pm. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the day.

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Term 1 2015 Newsletter

Please click here to read the Term 1 2015 Newsletter:  MWG term 1 2015 newsletter

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Well Being Day

Just a quick note to let people know that we are planning a well being day for Saturday the 27th of June. So pencil the date in your diary and we’ll be back to you soon with our exciting plans!

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Term Two Program 2015

Program – Term    2: Wednesdays

Providing opportunities for women at home with young children. Come along at 9.30am* for sessions from 10am to 12 noon Wednesdays at Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare available. New members are always welcome, project sessions are open ended and is not necessary to have attended previous sessions.

Wednesdays 29 April

9.30am for 10am start*

W Fun and Games. We really had a fantastic time playing games last term, come with a funny story and your favourite game. Lets relax and have a good laugh

All welcome.

6 May9.30am for 10am start* W Term Project- Story telling- creative writingCreative writing facilitated by a published author. Have you always wanted to write a book? We will create a collaborative book

All Welcome

13 May9.30am for 10am start* W Active session- Swing dancingThe teachers from SwingKatz were so much fun, we had to have them back again! Swing is often considered a partner dance but is just as fun danced individually

All Welcome

A committee meeting will be held after the session

20 May9.30am for 10am start* W Term Project- Story telling- creative writingCreative writing facilitated by a published author. Have you always wanted to write a book? An opportunity to put some of your creative ideas on paper, and contribute to our collaborative book

All Welcome

27 May9.30am for 10am start* W Cake DecoratingLearn some classic skills including how to make piped flowers and decorations, use your creations to decorate cupcakes.

All welcome

3 June9.30am for 10am start* W Term Project- Story telling- Illustrating. A picture is worth a thousand words… use your preferred medium (digital, collage, watercolour etc.) to create illustrations for our collaborative book.

All Welcome

10 June9.30am for 10am start* W Candle makingMake a beautiful soy candle.

All welcome

17 June9.30am for 10am start* W Term Project- Story telling- IllustratingUse your preferred medium (digital, collage, water colour etc.) to create illustrations for our collaborative book. Art materials supplied.

All Welcome

A committee meeting will be held after the session

24 June9.30am for 10am start* W. Jewelry making & PANDSICreate a beautiful piece of jewelery and an opportunity to chat about mental health and the support services available for mothers.

All Welcome

1 July9.30am for 10am start* W Term Project- Story telling- with puppets. Freshly arrived home from working on Sesame Street, the talented Marianne from PuppetOOdle will run a kid friendly workshop on puppet making and manipulating.

All Welcome

*Sessions commence at 10am. Arrival at 9.30am allows time for settling your child(ren) into childcare, and for assisting with setting up. Packing up & cleaning at the end of the session is also a shared responsibility.

W Supported by the ACT Government

ê Supported by the ACT Government Family Support Program

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End of Term 1

It has been great first term and we will be back for Term 2 on Wednesday 29th April.

We will be posting the new term program soon.

Stay Tuned…

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Parentline Counselling Service

Parentline has an opportunity to offer face to face counselling on Thursday’s at their office in Weston Creek.

The counselling sessions will be with a student counsellor who has community sector experience and is building up experience of face to face counselling. The student counsellor receives regular professional supervision.

If you feel you would be interested in this service, contact the office and speak to one of our Parentline ACT counsellors to arrange booking in a time.

The counselling offered is a free service.

Counselling is client centred, re-spectful and in line with Parentline ACT’s values.

Please contact Parentline ACT for more details 6287 3833  www.parentlineact.org.au

Please see our page for more resources and contacts. http://www.majurawomensgroup.net/resources/

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Term 1 Program 2015

Majura Women’s Group

Program – Term 1: Wednesdays

Providing opportunities for women at home with young children. Come along at 9.30am* for sessions from 10am to 12 noon Wednesdays at Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare available. New members are always welcome.

Wednesdays 4 Feb 9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Term Project- Quilt making.
Lead by our own award winning quilter- Melissa. Come and contribute to our group wall hanging. No sewing experince required. All Welcome

11 Feb

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω – Callanetics
This is a low impact exercise, designed to tone deep muscle tissue and still leave you feeling refreashed and energised! Please bring a yoga mat if you have one. All welcome

18 Feb

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Term Project- Quilt making.
Lead by our own award winning quilter- Melissa. Come and contribute to our group wall hanging. No sewing experince required. All Welcome
A committee meeting will be held after the session

25 Feb

9.30am for 10am start*

! Motivational Speaker and discussion session
A session to inspire us to stay focused on what is important to us and make the most of our lives. All welcome.

4 March

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Term Project- Quilt making. And Program ideas day
What would you love to do if you had the time and money? Let us know your ideas and we will plan this year’s program to reflect the interests of everyone in the group! All Welcome

11 March

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Fun and games
Come with a funny story and your favourite game. Lets relax and have a good laugh All welcome.

18 March

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Term Project- Quilt making.
Lead by our own award winning quilter- Melissa. Come and contribute to our group wall hanging. No sewing experince required. All Welcome

25 March

9.30am for 10am start*

! First Aid: Caring for children
This is a workshop with certificate of attendance, very thorough and practical, make your home a safer place or put it in your resume.
Committee meeting will be held after the session. All Welcome

1 April

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Term Project- Quilt making.
If our quilt is already completed we will book an alternative activity for this session. All Welcome

8 April

9.30am for 10am start*

Ω Active session- Swing dancing TBC
The teachers from Swingcatz will teach us a short routine as an introduction to this fun style of dance

*Sessions commence at 10am. Arrival at 9.30am allows time for settling your child(ren) into childcare, and for assisting with setting up. Packing up & cleaning at the end of the session is also a shared responsibility.

Ω Supported by the ACT Government
! Supported by the ACT Government Family Support Program

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Term 4 Newsletter 2014

MWG term 4 2014 newsletter

 

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