Saturday, March 17, 2018

Community Connect

sadviser March 27, 2012

MENS GROUP TALKING STRAIGHT 2012 this group runs once a year and begins in April. Mentoring group is limited to numbers and goes for twelve weeks. If you are 18 and over, come and enjoy the experience. We meet on a Tuesday evening, starting at 7pm ‘til approx 9.30.  For enquiries phone Alistair, Dale or Sidie on 5821 1864

ECUMENICAL PALM SUNDAY SERVICE April 1 at 4.30pm. Mt Major Dookie, gates open at 3pm for afternoon tea, all welcome. Directions from Shepparton via Midland Hwy to Dookie College turn off then follow signs, in case of wet weather meet at Dookie Memorial Hall. Phone Judy 5828 6390 or 0400 386 390, Margaret 5823 2265 or 0429 232 265

PARENTS, FAMILY AND FRIENDS of gay and lesbian people (PFLAG) meet the 1st Monday of the month to offer support and friendship at UnitingCare Cutting Edge, 136 Maude St, Shepparton commencing at 7.30pm.  Next meeting Monday, April 2, phone Glenys on 0409 626 647 or email [email protected]

ST AUGUSTINE’S DANCE April 7, 8pm – 12pm, at St Augustine’s Hall, Orr St, Shepparton. Music by Ian Stewart, program of old time favourite dances. Lucky spots, door prizes and raffles. All welcome, admission $8, ladies to bring a plate. Enquiries to Ted 5822 0424

INVERGORDON HISTORY HALL, Centre Road. Open to the public on the 3rd Sunday of each month, 1.30 until 3.30pm, April 15, May 20 and June 17. Books for sale. Phone Rosemary Kennett on 5862 1707

CONGUPNA PRIMARY SCHOOL would like to invite you to Run 4 Fun at KidsTown, April 22. Due to the floods we had to postpone this event but we promise it will still be a great family fun day. The run is for the serious runner to weekend walker 10 & 5km run / walk, smaller distances for primary children. Scenic run along the river following the bike track. Lots of children’s activities and great food. Register on the day or go to Contact Jenny on 0400 298 306 for further information


DRINKING CAUSE FOR CONCERN Are you troubled by someone else’s drinking? Al-Anon groups for adults and Al-Ateen groups for children offer anonymous help and emotional support to people. For information about Al-Anon Family Groups in Kyabram, Shepparton and surrounding towns, phone 5825 1160 or 0407 522 496

FEEL LIKE A 2 HOUR SHOPPING SPREE? Council is STEPPING UP with extended time limits for Shepparton CBD parking throughout March and April! That’s right, instead of the normal 1 hour limit, you can now pay and stay for 2 hours which means there is now even more 2 hour parking in the Shepparton CBD giving you more time to do your shopping! So take advantage of this wonderful initiative and come and enjoy what Shepparton CBD businesses have to offer! Brought to you by Greater Shepparton Council and Shepparton Show Me…Stepping Up together! Note: This excludes 15 minute and 30 minute parking bays and normal parking fees still apply

FREE SOUP KITCHEN Sausages and delicious soups will be available every Wednesday night between 4.30pm and 6pm. Anyone who is experiencing hardship is welcome to come along and enjoy a free feed or just a cuppa. Locations are as follows: Skate Park next to Victoria Lake, Central Shepparton, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri. Community House, Parkside Drv, North Shepparton, Wednesday. Opportunity Shop cnr McLennan and O’Brien streets, Mooroopna, Wednesday, Numurkah Park, Melville St, Numurkah, Friday, 4.30pm and 6pm at the Maude St Mall, (centre of mall) Shepparton

KONNEXIONS we are a not for profit organisation that provides opportunities for singles to enjoy social activities every weekend. The age group is approximately 45 -65. Ring Jenny on 5852 2816 or Rob on 0458 542 521. It has been in existence for 15 years

Tell us about your ‘not for profit’ community events, email [email protected] or fax 5821 8709 (information is required at least 2 weeks before an event)