Programs & Groups

Current programs and activities at the KCNH are listed below. Or download our term 2 Newsletter

Can’t find what you’re looking or have a program idea you’d like to share? Send us an email!

 

Boomerang Bags KCNH – Sunshine, Albion & Ardeer

Boomerang Bags KCNH – Sunshine Albion & Ardeer 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 Purl & Knit

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

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

When: 4.30pm-5pm Mondays
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

Please note NEW start time from Monday 2 July. Classes will run from 7pm-8pm

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

 

Plein Air – Oil Painting Classes

Develop your painting skills while capturing the local landscape with artist Robert Jackson. Meet at Kororoit Creek Neighbourhood House and then wander out to scenic spots along Kororoit Creek.

All skill levels welcome, including beginners.

Saturdays 12pm-3pm—$60 for 4 weeks including materials.

28 July, 4 August, 11 August & 18 August

To book email projectofficer@kcnh.org.au or ph: 0413 434 082

 

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.

Saturday 30 June 7pm.

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

 

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 3 Dates – (classes run in school terms)

Tuesdays               9.30-10.45 am –  17 July to 18 September
Thursdays              6.30-7.45 pm– 19 July to 20 September
Saturdays              8.30-10 am – 14 July to 15 September
Saturdays              10.15-11.30 am – 14 July to 15 September

First class is FREE. Casual drop in $20.

Term rates (10 weeks)

1 class – Full $160/$150 early-bird & conc.

2 classes – Full $300/$280 early-bird & conc

Early bird – pay by Monday 2 July

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

 

Zumba

Would you like to giggle jiggle and wiggle your way to happier healthier you, join Michelle for Zumba every Sunday morning at 9.30 am for an hour of fun.

Sundays 9.30am-10.30am

Contact Michelle phone: 0437246896 or email: chambo_mich@hotmail.com