Programs & Groups

Current programs and activities at the KCNH are listed below. Can’t find what you’re looking or have a program idea you’d like to share? Send us an email!

 

Adult Drawing Classes Inspired by Nature

These classes offer a chance to relax and unwind while exploring your creativity and learning new skills. Explore still life botanics, or abstract visualisations with different techniques and materials such as charcoals, pastels, or watercolour.

Beginners and those with experience welcome.

Mondays 7.45pm – 9pm (during school terms)

Book in for the term, or come on a casual basis. $15 a class: cheaper than a movie, and you get to take your artwork home to enjoy! All materials supplied. BYO wine if you fancy.

Classes are run by Liz Dalgleish, designer and teacher. More about Liz: www.lizdalgleish.com Contact: hibiscuscreativestudio@gmail.com or 0423 206 932.

 

Boomerang Bags Sunshine, Albion & Ardeer

Boomerang Bags SAA make re-usable shopping bags from recycled materials to promote the move away from single use plastics and reduce plastic pollution.

 

Everybody is welcome – there are lots tasks to help with including sewing, cutting and pressing fabric, screen printing, sourcing materials, recruiting new members and more.

No need to book – just pop in and say hello!

Sessions: 9.30am-11.30am Mondays & 6-8pm Tuesdays during Craft After Dark

 

 Craft After Dark

Craft After Dark is a social craft night at KCNH.

Bring along your current project,  a new pattern or mending to work on at a community table where you can share your craft skills, ask questions of fellow crafters or learn a new skill.

Not currently working on your own project? Drop by and help out with Boomerang Bags by making a bag or two. We will have fabric, patterns and other materials/tools available on the night.

When: Tuesdays 6-8pm during school terms
Free – no need to book

Email us at projectofficer@kcnh.org.au or p: 0413 434 082.

 

 

Drama with Jessica Gerger

Jessica Gerger has been teaching drama to children for the past ten years and she absolutely loves it!

Come and join her for fun weekly one hour sessions that use games, improvisation and simple texts to explore all areas of drama. Jessica helps her students blossom into confident, creative and focused young people.

More about Jessica here

Wednesdays 4.30pm-5.30pm
18 April to  27 June

$165 ($144 conc) for 12 weeks – one free trial lesson + 11 classes.

Fees are payable in full at the beginning of each term. Students may join at any time and fees adjusted accordingly.

For bookings or for any questions contact Jessica on 0449069962 or email jessicagerger@gmail.com

 

KCNH Plarning Group

Learn how to transform waste material destined for landfill into useful items such swag mats for people experiencing homelessness. Plarning is the creation of plastic yarn from single use plastic bags which can then be crocheted into useful items.

Thursdays 9.30am-11.30am
Cost: FREE
For more information contact programsofficer@kcnh.org.au

 

Kids Environmental Art Activities

Classes include drawing natural objects, making sculptures out of recycled materials, making natural sculptures with materials such as sticks and leaves, or imaginative drawing classes with themes such as the creek, water usage or indigenous plants.

Mondays  4.30pm – 5.30pm (during school term)
Book in for the term, or come on a casual basis. $15 a class. All materials supplied.

Classes are run by Liz Dalgleish, designer and teacher from Studio Hibiscus. More about Liz: www.lizdalgleish.com.

Contact: hibiscuscreativestudio@gmail.com or 0423 206 932.

 

Kids Purl & Knit

Got crafty kids who love to create? Knitting is great for promoting creativity, concentration and relaxation.

Kids will start out making winter wollies. First up – fingerless gloves! Then a beanie and a scarf.

When: 4.30pm-5pm Tuesdays
Cost: $3 per session, with $10 for a starter kit (containing knitting needles, wool for all three projects and saftey scissors)
For more information contact programsofficer@kcnh.org.au

 

Pilates Mat Class

The true and original ‘Matwork’ is the grass roots of Joseph Pilates Method. Come and experience this unique, fun and proven method of exercise.

Mondays 6.15pm – Basic
Wednesdays 10am – Basic/Intermediate
Thursdays 7am – Beginner/Basic

For more information please call Cathryn on 0422 948 272 or mail: cathryn@classicalpilatesmethod.com.au

 

Selwyn Night Sky – Astronomy Sessions

Join us for some star gazing in Selwyn Park this autumn!

Identify a variety of deep space objects and learn more about the cosmos with local and amateur astronomer Robert Jackson.

Use a portable Dobsonian reflector telescope to pick out features of the night sky including the planets.

Wednesdays 7-9pm – 11 April,  18 April & 2 May.

Register your interest via projectofficer@kcnh.org.au and we’ll let you know about sessions a week or so ahead of time.

Sunshine All-Ages Choir

Sunshine All-Ages Choir at Kororoit Creek Neighbourhood House.

Does your child love to sing? Do you? Does Grandad? Have you been looking for a community choir in Sunshine or nearby?

Finally! Your chance to join other songbirds of all ages in a relaxed, fun environment, making music together with our voices and (don’t tell the kids) even LEARNING a little bit about vocal technique and musical theory.

Thursdays 4pm-4.45pm during school terms and casual entry is by gold coin donation.

Starts 19th April.
 

SunYoga

Relax, strengthen, stretch, slow down, de-stress & breathe…

SunYoga classes are gentle, slow paced, friendly and fun.  Taught by Claire Heywood, (20+ years experience), these Hatha based yoga classes improve general health and wellbeing, and are suitable for all levels, including beginners. You can join anytime.

Term 2 Dates – (classes run in school terms)

Tuesdays               9.30-10.45 am –  17 April to 19 June
Thursdays              6.30-7.45 pm– 19 April to 21 June
Saturdays              8.30-10 am – 14 April to 16 June
Saturdays              10.15-11.30 am – 14 April to 16 June

First class is FREE. Term Rates from $14 per class. Casual drop in $20

For more info visit www.sunyoga.com.au
Call Claire on 0448 074 204  Email info@sunyoga.com.au