2018

Term 1

Providing opportunities for friendship and creative outlet for women, especially those with young children. Come along on Wednesdays during school term from 9.30am to 12:30. We meet at the Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare provided. New members are always welcome.

Wednesdays

7th February

 

No session

No session – building is under renovation

14th February
9:30am
♥ Mums Time Out

Welcome to Majura Women’s Group 2018! Start the year with us with a session of tea tasting and ice breaking games.
All welcome.

21st February
9.30am
 Beeswax Wraps

Join us this week for a wonderful craft session with Annette. We’ll be making environmentally friendly beeswax wraps, a great alternative to cling film. Bring an iron and ironing board if you can.
All welcome.

28th February
9.30am
♥  Metal Stamping

Come along and create something unique and enjoy the fun of hitting something really hard! Please book in via Event Brite for this week.
Term 2 Programme planning session, give your ideas and vote for next term’s sessions.
All welcome.

7th March
9.30am
Household Energy Efficiency

Join us for a session with actsmart who will have some helpful tips for us to save some money and help the environment too!
A committee meeting will be held after this session.
All welcome.

14th March
9.30am
Easter Craft

Join our very own Anne Patterson for a session of Easter Craft.
All welcome

21st March
9.30am
Ω Healthy Family Nutrition

Great choices for family foods is the focus for this session.
A committee meeting will be held after the session.

All Welcome

 

28th March
9.30am
♥ Dancing

Come and have a relaxing boogie ahead of Easter, and join us for a dance session.
All welcome.

4th April
9.30am
 Mosaic Making

Get crafty ancient Roman style as we try mosaic making with Jenny from Bunnings.
All welcome.

11th April
9.30am
Ω Pilates

Join us for a relaxing session of stretching to finish the term and prepare for the holidays ahead, with Belinda from Body Intelligence.
All welcome.

 

Term 2

Wednesdays

2nd May
9:30am

 

♥ Mothers Day Craft with Anne

Join Anne from Close to My Heart for another great craft session ahead of Mother’s Day.
All welcome.

9th May
9:30am
♥ Kokedama

This week we are excited to learn the art of Japanese Moss balls with Annette.
All welcome.

16th May
9.30am
Ω Childcare and returning to work

Kristine L’Estrange from Milestone Financial will be joining us to explain changes to childcare subsidies and the implications for families.
All welcome.
Term 3 Programme planning session, give your ideas and vote for next term’s sessions.

23rd May
9.30am
♥  Yoga and Meditation

Stretch, relax, and learn to de-stress as we learn some yoga and meditation techniques with Marie.
All welcome.

30th May
9.30am
Ω Goal Setting for Mums

Tanya from Coaching Mums will be leading us through some goal setting strategies this week.
All welcome.
A committee meeting will be held after this session.

6th June
9.30am
Button Craft

Join us to make some pretty pictures with the art of Button Craft.
All welcome

13th June
9.30am
Ω Decluttering

Too much stuff getting you down? Come along to hear Marika from Space to Be, discussing ways to fight back against the clutter.
All Welcome

 

20th June
9.30am
♥ Cross Stitch

This week we try our hands at cross stitching a T-shirt or onesie with group member Tegan.
Member only event, please book in via Event Brite.
A committee meeting will be held after this session.

27th June
9.30am
 Paint It Up

Join us for a fun session creating your own masterpiece with Paint it Up. Member only event, book in via Event Brite.

4th July
9.30am
Line Dancing

Finish the term on a USA style Fourth of July high as we have a go at line dancing with Julie from National Capital Bootscooters!
All welcome.

Term 3

Wednesdays

25th July
9:30am

 

♥ Terrariums

Join Annette as we create our own worlds in a bowl, with the art of Terrarium design!
Member only event, please book in via Eventbrite

1st August
9:30am
♥ Singing

This week we welcome professional soprano Emma Griffiths as she takes us through some skills for singing. All welcome.
A Committee meeting will be held after the session

8th August
9.30am
Ω Health Care Advocacy

The Health Care Consumers’ Association will be giving us some tips to advocate for ourselves and our families in medical situations. All welcome.
Term 4 Program planning session, give your ideas and vote for next term’s sessions.

15th August
9.30am
Ω  Pilates

This week we welcome back Belinda from Body Intelligence for another great session of Pilates. Please note, all are welcome to attend the session but the pilates will not be suitable for pregnant participants.
All welcome.

22nd August
9.30am
Felt Flowers

Brighten your home with some permanent blooms. We’ll be making felt flowers with Leticia.
All welcome.

29th August
9.30am
Fathers Day Craft

Join us making some gifts for dad with the expert guidance of Anne from Close to My Heart
All welcome.

5th September
9.30am
♥ Crochet

Keen to get crafty with wool? Sarah will be taking us through an introduction to crochet.
All welcome.

 

12th September
9.30am
♥ UFO – Un-finished Objects

Bring an item that you haven’t quite managed to find time to finish.  Be it an earlier craft project from this term, or something of your own.  Enjoy some uninterrupted time to Get Stuff Done!
All welcome.

19th September
9.30am
 Scrapbooking

Our sessions with Anne are always great, so this term we’re having her in twice! Join us this week as we get some ideas in how to start out in scrapbooking. Bring some photos or mementoes with you to add to your work!
All welcome

26th September
9.30am
Ω Zumba

Finish the term in energetic style as we have a go at Zumba with Naomi.
All Welcome

*Sessions commence at 9.30am this 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.

Supported by the Act Government

Ω Supported by the Act Government Family Support Program