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Introduction to Event Management (June)
5 June 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This introductory course will expose you to all facets of planning and running an event. Areas covered include, where to start, what roles need to be fulfilled, budget required, people needed. Also covering debriefing and follow up. Instructor: Anne Brackley Dates: Fri, 5 Jun & 12 Jun [2 Sessions] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $120 (Conc. Free)
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Buying and Selling on eBay
9 June 2020 4:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This course will navigate you through the process of getting started buying and selling your goods and services on eBay. The first session focuses on buying and the second one focuses on selling. NOTE: Bring along your email address and password as well as your banking details so you can get up and running while attending the course. Tutor: Ken Brackley Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tues, 9 Jun & 23 Jun [2 Sessions] 4:00 - 6:00 PM Fees: $50 or $30 Conc.
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Espresso Coffee Making Workshop - June
13 June 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to make your coffee taste like a café using your home or work machine. You will also learn how to get the most out of your coffee machine. Tutor: Jordon Smith Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 13th June [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $40
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Fermenting Workshop (June)
20 June 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Come to a day of learning how to ferment. We will make Kimchi, Kombucha and depending on what's in season. You never know. This course is designed for beginners or anyone just wanting a day in the kitchen. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 20 Jun [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fees: $65
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Cheese Making - Monday
29 June 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Ever wanted to make your own cheese but was unsure of how to do it….well this class will cover all the questions you ever wanted to know. This is a hands on workshop where you make your own cheese and get to take it home. There will also be lactic curd cheese to produce and we will finish off by making a traditional ricotta. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Monday, 29 June [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Fees: $100
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Espresso Coffee Making Workshop - July
4 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to make your coffee taste like a café using your home or work machine. You will also learn how to get the most out of your coffee machine. Tutor: Jordon Smith Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 4th July [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $40
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Fermenting Workshop (July)
6 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Come to a day of learning how to ferment. We will make Kimchi, Kombucha and depending on what's in season. You never know. This course is designed for beginners or anyone just wanting a day in the kitchen. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Monday, 6th July [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fees: $65
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Sourdough Bread Making - Tuesday
7 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Learn how to make a sourdough Starter, how to look after and feed it, and then make a delicious boule style sourdough loaf as well as some currant buns, crumpets and sourdough pancakes. Hands on class with lots of information and fun to be had and let's knead together. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tuesday, 7 July [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fees: $65
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Returning to Learning - Monday
13 July 2020 9:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
If it has been a while since you did any studying, this course is desgined to assist you. This course will help with issues like feeling left behind, or not being able to keep up. You will also develop a career portfolio. Instructor: Anne Brackley Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Mon, 13 Jul - 14 Sep [10 Sessions] 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $16 (Concession: Free)
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Media Art Course - Discover the Artist Within (Level 2)
13 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
To help you develop further as a potential artist this course is designed for those who have completed the level 1 course. Learn about Painting and Drawing methods. Increase your media knowledge in the techniques and processes of painting and drawing. Tutor: Annette Playsted Skill Level: Beginner+ Dates: Monday, 13 Jul - 14 Sep [10 Sessions] 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Fees: $145 or $80 Conc.
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Develop the Artist Within: Adv. Program (Level 3) - Mon
13 July 2020 1:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to further develop your knowledge and broaden skills and perceptions. Designed for hobbyists or art students who have studied at the intermediate level of discover the artist within. Challenges are set to encourage the building of ideas to improve conceptual development and encourage the experimental use of media to broaden and develop unique approaches to media. Tutor: Annette Playsted Skill Level: Intermediate Dates: Mon, 13 Jul - 14 Sep [10 Sssns] 1 - 3:30PM Fees: $145 or $80 Conc.
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Focusing on the Future
13 July 2020 1:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This course is designed to give you a sample of a number of classes running at SpringDale to help you decide on your future direction. Come along and share your ideas, experience and dreams.Then we will select a range of classes to suit your skills, ambitions and desires. Tutor: Agata Commisso Dates: Monday, 13 July [1st Session] 1:00 - 3:00 PM Fees: $20 (Conc. Free)
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Develop the Artist Within: Adv. Program (Level 3) - Tues
14 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to further develop your knowledge and broaden skills and perceptions. Designed for hobbyists or art students who have studied at the intermediate level of discover the artist within. Challenges are set to encourage the building of ideas to improve conceptual development and encourage the experimental use of media to broaden and develop unique approaches to media. Tutor: Annette Playsted Skill Level: Intermediate Dates: Tues, 14 Jul - 15 Sep 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Fees: $145, $80 Conc.
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Repairing your Clothes
14 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
In a series of how-to classes, learn how to darn socks, sew on buttons, take up a hem, fix a tear in clothing and much more. Create a revitalised wardrobe and prolong the life of existing clothing. Tutor: Denise Kent Dates: Tues, 14 Jul - 15 Sep [10 Sessions] 10:00 -11:00 AM Fees: $100 (Conc. Free)
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Intermediate French - July
14 July 2020 11:30 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Designed for enthusiasts of the French language. The course focuses on vocabulary, comprehension, pronunciation and some grammar. This course is designed for those with an intermediate level of knowledge of the French language. Join a friendly and supportive group with ongoing lessons. Tutor: Serge Botans Skill Level: Intermediate Dates: Tuesday, 14 Jul - 15 Sep [10 Sessions] 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM Fees: $135 or $120 Conc.
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Foundation Art Course - Discover the Artist Within (Level 1)
14 July 2020 1:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Art course using drawing media for adults. This is an introductory or refresher course with no previous experience required. Improve your skills learning to see as an artist “sees” through drawing exercises. Tutor: Annette Playsted Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tuesday, 14 Jul - 15 Sep [10 Sessions] 1:00 - 3:00 PM Fees: $140 or $80 Conc.
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Returning to Learning - Wednesday
15 July 2020 9:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
If it has been a while since you did any studying, this course is designed to assist you. This course will help with issues like feeling left behind, or not being able to keep up. You will also develop a career portfolio. Instructor: Anne Brackley Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Wed, 15 Jul - 16 Sep [10 Sessions] 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $16 (Concession: Free)
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All Abilities Art
17 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
A studio based program for people of all abilities to explore their creative self using a wide variety of art materials. Discover your creative language to express yourself in a safe, supported and relaxed environment. Tutor: Celia Adams Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Friday, 17 Jul - 18 Sep [10 Sessions] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $200 or $100 Conc.
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Latin
17 July 2020 2:30 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
The language of Catullus and Cicero for the beginner or for someone who has some previous Latin learning. A range of internet resources are used in the course. Tutor: Neil Bell Skill Level: Beginners Dates|Times: Friday, 17 Jul - 18 Sep [10 Sessions] 2:30 - 4:00 PM Fee: $50
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Yoga - Monday
20 July 2020 9:15 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Hatha yoga promotes wellbeing by bringing the body, mind and spirit back into harmony. Yoga classes enable people of all abilities and ages to gently work at their own level to improve their movement and bodily awareness through a range of yoga techniques. These include moving through various stretches, breathing exercises, meditation and relaxation. Tutor: Glenda Breedveld Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Mon, 20 Jul - 14 Sep [9 Sessions] 9:15 - 10:45 AM Fees: $155 or $135 Conc.
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Laughter Yoga in a Chair
20 July 2020 10:30 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
A fun and graceful laughter session based on the teachings of Dr Madan Kataria, using chanting, clapping & breathing exercises. Designed for those who would rather be in a small group and a safe space, keeping it fun with a few gentle exercises and movement to laugh more. Explore the benefits of laughter for the mind & body. It helps to cope better with anxiety. Tutor: Agata Commisso Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Mon, 20 Jul - 14 Sep [9 Sessions] 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Fees: $100 or Conc. Free
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Recipe of the Week
20 July 2020 10:30 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
ROW back to happiness – Set yourself up for a great week by preparing a soup, stew and snacks – for a healthier lifestyle. All homemade meals by you. Love life and you are looking after yourself. Tutor: Agata Commisso Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Monday, 20 Jul - 14 Sep [9 Sessions] 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Fee: $100 (Conc. Free)
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Microsoft Office - Using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint & Word
21 July 2020 1:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
If you are currently using or have use Microsoft office products this leaning course will take you to the next level beyond the basics. The specific products being Word, Excel and PowerPoint. To gain the most from this course you will need some prior experience and use of these products. Tutor: Brenda Richardson, Iteracy Skill Level: Intermediate Dates: Tues, 21 Jul - 8 Sep [8 Sessions] 1:00 – 3:30 PM Fees: $170 or $80 Conc.
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Harp – An Introduction
21 July 2020 2:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Join us for a fun, 6 week Introduction to the Harp program for complete beginners, exploring and playing this beautiful, ancient and mystical instrument (no prior musical skills required). Tutor: Christine Middleton Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tues, 21 Jul - 25 Aug [6 Sessions] 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Fees: $150 or $120 Conc. (Harps available for hire at extra cost of $15 per week if required.)
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Five-String Banjo - Level One
21 July 2020 2:30 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This is an introduction to playing five-string banjo for complete beginners. Using the ‘Scruggs’ or three-finger picking style which is the basis of bluegrass banjo. This style can also be easily adapted to other genres of music and is a great starting point for exploring the capabilities of this versatile instrument. Instructor: Steve Williams Skill Level: Beginner Dates|Times: Tuesday, 21 July - 15 Sep [9 Session] 2:30 - 3:30 PM Fee: $200 Conc. $160
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Five-String Banjo - Level Two
21 July 2020 3:30 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
You can already play a forward roll and G, C and D7 chords. Boost your skill in the three-finger picking style – the basis of bluegrass banjo and also suitable for other genres e.g. country, folk, blues and pop. Instructor: Steve Williams Skill Level: Beginner Dates|Times: Tuesday, 21 July - 15 Sep [9 Session] 3:30 - 4:30 PM Fee: $200 Conc. $160
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Five-String Banjo - Level Three
21 July 2020 4:30 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
You’ve been picking three-finger banjo for a few months and can play simple tunes in the key of G, using the forward roll and the forward-reverse roll. Learn new techniques, licks and tunes and the use of a capo. Instructor: Steve Williams Skill Level: Intermediate Dates|Times: Tuesday, 21 July - 15 Sep [9 Session] 4:30 - 5:30 PM Fee: $200 Conc. $160
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Chi Gong (Tuesday)
21 July 2020 6:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Chi Gong has been described as moving meditation. Learn these simple energy (Qi) movements (Gong) which you can integrate easily into daily life. A combination of slow stretches, gentle flowing movement and static postures. They can deliver a range of physical, mental and emotional health benefits. Suitable for all levels and abilities. Suitable for all levels. Tutor: Kathy Lanthois Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tuesday, 21 Jul - 8 Sep [8 Sessions] 6:00 - 7:00 PM Fees: $110 or $100 Conc.
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Tai Chi - Beijing 24 Form (Tues)
21 July 2020 7:15 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Basic Tai Chi principles and exercises. Tai chi is an ancient practice of combining slow, deliberate movements, meditation, and breathing exercises. Tai chi consists of exercises equally balanced between ying and yang, which is why it is so remarkably effective. Learn all this in a fun and supportive environment. Suitable for all levels. Tutor: Kathy Lanthois Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tuesday, 21 Jul - 8 Sep [8 Sessions] 7:15 - 8:15 PM Fees: $110 or $100 Conc.
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Ukulele Beginners
23 July 2020 9:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Learn to play the ukulele for the beginner or a refresher if you already started. Support and guidance is offered during the sessions to assist with your skills. Tutor: Helen Brown Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Thursday, 23 Jul - 10 Sep [8 Sessions] 9:00 - 10:00 AM Fees: $95 or $85 Conc.
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Ukulele Intermediate
23 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Having completed the beginner course you are now ready for continued leaning of the ukulele. Improve your skills and learning. Tutor: Helen Brown Skill Level: Intermediate Dates: Thursday, 23 Jul - 10 Sep [8 Sessions] 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $95 or $85 Conc.
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Ukulele Advanced
23 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Having completed the beginner and intermediate courses you can now reach your full potential with the advanced leaning of the ukulele. Improve your skills and learning at an advanced level. Tutor: Helen Brown Skill Level: Advanced Dates: Thursday, 23 Jul - 10 Sep [8 Sessions] 10:00 - 11:00 AM Fees: $95 or $85 Conc.
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Internet - Exploring
23 July 2020 1:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Explore the internet from the comfort of your own home. This learning course is designed for those who have a basic knowledge of using their desktop computer or a laptop or a tablet and would enjoy discovering more about the power of the information on the internet. This class will be taught remotely online using video-conferencing. Tutor: Brenda Richardson, Iteracy Skill Level: Beyond Beginner Dates: Thurs, 23 July - 10 Sep [8 Sessions] 1:00 – 3:30 PM Fees: $170 or $80 Conc.
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Yoga - Thursday
23 July 2020 6:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Hatha yoga promotes wellbeing by bringing the body, mind and spirit back into harmony. Yoga classes enable people of all abilities and ages to gently work at their own level to improve their movement and bodily awareness through a range of yoga techniques. These include moving through various stretches, breathing exercises, meditation and relaxation. Tutor: Glenda Breedveld Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Thurs, 23 Jul - 17 Sep [9 Sessions] 6:00 - 7:30 PM Fees: $155 or $135 Conc.
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Tai Chi - Beijing 24 Form (Fri)
24 July 2020 9:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Basic Tai Chi principles and exercises. Tai chi is an ancient practice of combining slow, deliberate movements, meditation, and breathing exercises. Tai chi consists of exercises equally balanced between ying and yang, which is why it is so remarkably effective. Learn all this in a fun and supportive environment. Suitable for all levels. Tutor: Kathy Lanthois Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Friday, 24 Jul - 11 Sep [8 Sessions] 9:00 - 10:00 AM Fees: $110 or $100 Conc.
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Chi Gong (Friday)
24 July 2020 10:30 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Chi Gong has been described as moving meditation. Learn these simple energy (Qi) movements (Gong) which you can integrate easily into daily life. A combination of slow stretches, gentle flowing movement and static postures. They can deliver a range of physical, mental and emotional health benefits. Suitable for all levels and abilities. Suitable for all levels. Tutor: Kathy Lanthois Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Friday, 24 Jul - 11 Sep [8 Sessions] 10:30 - 11:30 AM Fees: $110 or $100 Conc.
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Cheese Making - Saturday
25 July 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Ever wanted to make your own cheese but was unsure of how to do it….well this class will cover all the questions you ever wanted to know. This is a hands on workshop where you make your own cheese and get to take it home. There will also be lactic curd cheese to produce and we will finish off by making a traditional ricotta. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 25 July [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Fees: $100
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Espresso Coffee Making Workshop - August
1 August 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to make your coffee taste like a café using your home or work machine. You will also learn how to get the most out of your coffee machine. Tutor: Jordon Smith Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 1st August [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $40
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Sourdough Bread Making - Saturday
8 August 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Learn how to make a sourdough Starter, how to look after and feed it, and then make a delicious boule style sourdough loaf as well as some currant buns, crumpets and sourdough pancakes. Hands on class with lots of information and fun to be had and let's knead together. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 8 August [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fees: $65
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Buying and Selling on eBay (August)
11 August 2020 4:00 PM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This course will navigate you through the process of getting started buying and selling your goods and services on eBay. The first session focuses on buying and the second one focuses on selling. NOTE: Bring along your email address and password as well as your banking details so you can get up and running while attending the course. Tutor: Ken Brackley Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Tuesday, 11 Aug & 25 Aug [2 Sessions] 4:00 - 6:00 PM Fees: $50 or $30 Conc.
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Introduction to Event Management (August)
14 August 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
This introductory course will expose you to all facets of planning and running an event. Areas covered include, where to start, what roles need to be fulfilled, budget required, people needed. Also covering debriefing and follow up. Instructor: Anne Brackley Dates: Fri, 14 Aug & 21 Aug [2 Sessions] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $120 (Conc. Free)
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Fermenting Workshop (August)
22 August 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
Come to a day of learning how to ferment. We will make Kimchi, Kombucha and depending on what's in season. You never know. This course is designed for beginners or anyone just wanting a day in the kitchen. Instructor: Charlene Bancroft Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 22 August [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fees: $65
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Espresso Coffee Making Workshop - September
5 September 2020 10:00 AM
SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
17-21 High Street, Drysdale VIC 3222
How to make your coffee taste like a café using your home or work machine. You will also learn how to get the most out of your coffee machine. Tutor: Jordon Smith Skill Level: Beginner Dates: Saturday, 5th September [1 Session] 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fees: $40