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Events for the month of August 2016
 
Marketplace Marchers walking
Friday, August 26, 2016
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
This group walks laps inside the shopping centre every Friday morning.

It promises you can walk, talk, and meet people in your neighbourhood all at the same time. Includes a warm up, walk and cool down.

Suitable for all ages and ability levels, but enjoying a chat is essential!

Cost: Free


LOCATION:
Pakeham Marketplace, 50–54 John Street, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 E8)
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
alisonr@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
www.outlookvic.org.au

Disability awareness
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Friday, August 26, 2016
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Disability
Workshop provides participants with a general awareness of disability and focuses on attitudinal and practical issues for people with disabilities. It will empower participants to work and interact effectively and confidently with people with disabilities.

Cost: $5 per session
Bookings essential


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
communitycentre@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
http://www.outlookvic.org.au

Women's business lunch: Power of persistance
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Friday, August 26, 2016
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
The 2016 Women's business lunch will provide you with the opportunity to network with other local business women and enjoy a great two course lunch, with a glass of bubbly on arrival.

With special guest Naomi Simson who is the founder of RedBalloon, has received a number of high profile awards including the 2008 National Telstra Business Women's Award for Innovation and in 2011 she won the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Industry category.

Cost: $90 (incl. GST) per person

Visit City of Casey's business lunch web page for more information.


LOCATION:
Cardinia Cultural Centre, Lakeside Boulevard, Pakenham (Melway ref: 215 H5)

Dig In Community Cafe
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Friday, August 26, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Held on the last Friday every month.

Dig-In Community Cafe provides a great community meal and is open to everyone. So come for the food, volunteer in the kitchen, enjoy a great dinner and come back for the friendships. Donations gladly accepted!

Like us on Facebook!


LOCATION:
Emerald Community House, 356–8 Belgrave–Gembrook Road, Emerald (Melway ref: 127 F4)
CONTACT NAME:
ECH Reception   
PHONE:
0359683881
EMAIL:
echsupport@iinet.net.au
WEB:
www.emeraldcommunityhouse.org.au

Cardinia Bicycle User Group (BUG)
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Bicycle Users Group
This group is for riders who love cycling. All fitness levels, ages and abilities welcome. A variety of different rides available to suit everybody’s needs.

Group meets every Saturday, the first Sunday of the month and Wednesday evening in daylight saving time.

Please contact Outlook Community Centre or cardiniaBUG@gmail.com for details.

Cost: $15 per year


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
communitycentre@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
http://www.outlookvic.org.au

Gembrook Market
Sunday, August 28, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Gembrook Market features a wide range of mostly locally grown and made craft and produce for sale. Find everything from Crafts, Jewellery, plants to soaps and other handmade goods and foods. Tantalise your taste buds with freshly brewed coffee, a range of sweet and savoury foods, a community barbecue operated by Gembrook Community groups available.

Stallholder and volunteer enquiries welcome.


LOCATION:
Gembrook Station, 60 Main Street, Gembrook (Melway ref: 312 K10)
CONTACT NAME:
Gembrook Market coordinator   
PHONE:
0437664121
EMAIL:
info@gembrookmarket.com.au
WEB:
www.gembrookmarket.com.au

SING! Community singing with Jane Coker
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Sunday, August 28, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SING!
Everyone is welcome to attend this informal group singing session, no previous singing experience needed. No solos, no music reading – just great, easy songs with soul.

Cost: $5 (includes afternoon tea)


LOCATION:
Koo Wee Rup Community Centre, 247 Rossiter Road, Koo Wee Rup
CONTACT NAME:
Lyn   
PHONE:
0439519859
EMAIL:
events@kooweerup.net
WEB:
https://www.trybooking.com/216557

A conversation with Rosie Batty
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Monday, August 29, 2016
9:30 AM - 12:00 NOON
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Please join us to hear from guest speaker Rosie Batty, as she reflects on her time as Australian of the Year, what the Royal Commission into Family Violence has meant to her and her new thoughts around her role as Chair of the Victims Survivor's Advisory Committee.

Rosie will be joined by an expert panel to discuss what’s taking place in our community as well as taking questions from the floor.

Panel members include:
- Dr Lynette Buoy, Windermere
- The Hon. Fiona Richardson, Minister Prevention of Family Violence
- Brian Paynter, Member for Bass
- Gabrielle Williams, Member for Dandenong
- Susan Glasgow, Women's Health In the South East (WHISE)
- Pam Martin, Cardinia Shire Council
- Senior Sergeant Graeme Stanley, Pakenham Police

Tickets: Free but strictly limited

This event is being hosted by Windermere.


LOCATION:
Toomah Community Centre, 18 Golden Green Street, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Marketing and events, Windermere   
PHONE:
0397053200
EMAIL:
media@windermere.org.au
WEB:
www.windermere.org.au

Functional fitness
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
weights
Functional fitness exercises train the body to make it easier and safer to perform everyday activities. Improve balance, agility and muscle strength. This class is suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

Bookings essential

Each Tuesday, 9.15am - 10.15am
Cost: $45 or $5 per session


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
communitycentre@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
http://www.outlookvic.org.au

Toomuc Valley Walking Group
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Tuesdays (except public holidays)

Why not take the first steps to increase your physical activity by joining our Heart Foundation walking group? A social, fun and easy way to get active and improve your health.

Friendship and chats included, coffee afterwards optional.

Cost: Free


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 A4)
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
alisonr@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
www.outlookvic.org.au

Play and learn
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Enjoy the morning learning and playing together. Activities include:
- storytelling
- singing
- making healthy snacks
- sharing morning tea.


LOCATION:
Pakenham Uniting Church, 47 James Street, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 D8)
CONTACT NAME:
Belinda Clear or Ann Simons   
PHONE:
0359413495

Over 50s womens friendship group
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Join other over '50s women for fun, friendship and support. Enjoy coffee, chatting, excursions, guest speakers and other activities. Come along and get to know other members of your community.

Each Tuesday
Cost: $2 per session


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
communitycentre@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
http://www.outlookvic.org.au

Understanding dementia
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Working brain
How does a healthy brain work? What is dementia and what are the main causes, key signs, symptoms and risk factors?

Learn about myths versus facts and what you can you do if you are concerned. This session is a must for everyone.

Facilitated by Alzheimer’s Australia Victoria and supported by Cardinia Shire Council.

Cost: Free
Bookings essential


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
communitycentre@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
http://www.outlookvic.org.au

Card games social group
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Do you enjoy playing card games? Looking to exercise your brain and have fun doing so?

Join this group and gather with others who love playing card games of all types.

Informal, friendly and non-competitive games of Bridge, 500, Canasta, Euchre, Solo.

Every Tuesday
Cost: $3 per session
Bookings essential


LOCATION:
Outlook Community Centre, 24 Toomuc Valley Road, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 A4)
CONTACT NAME:
Alison Ryan   
PHONE:
0359404728
EMAIL:
alisonr@outlookvic.org.au
WEB:
www.outlookvic.org.au

Open day at Evergreen Retirement Village
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour through the village, display villa and other villas that are available.

LOCATION:
Evergreen Retirement Village, 11 McGregor Road, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 C8)
CONTACT NAME:
Sharyn or Annie   
PHONE:
0359403477
EMAIL:
info@evergreenretirement.com.au
WEB:
www.evergreenretirement.com.au

There's an app for that - browse, select, download
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
How to access a whole range of FREE exciting and portable e-resources.

Library staff present two helpful sessions for you to enjoy the latest e-resources on your own digital devices.

In this demonstration, we'll explore e-books and e-audiobooks. A basic understanding of how to operate a digital tablet (i.e. iPad or Galaxy) is needed for this session. Please BYO device.


LOCATION:
Pakenham Library, corner John and Henry streets, Pakenham (Melway ref: 317 E8)
CONTACT NAME:
Pakenham Library   
PHONE:
0359406200
EMAIL:
information@cclc.vic.gov.au
WEB:
www.cclc.vic.gov.au/node/

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