TWNH Program Brochure - Thornbury Women's Neighbourhood

Programs, Events & Activities 2015
Creative Quilting
Be part of the friendly and supportive
Wednesday morning quilting class to
learn to make a quilt or continue to
patchwork at your own pace.
Suitable for beginners to experienced
quilters, of all ages
Wednesday: 9.30am – 11.30am
Term 1: 4 February – 25 March (8)
Term 2: 14 April – 2 June (8)
Cost: Full $99 / Conc.$89
Pottery & Mosaics
(day or evening sessions)
Get your hands dirty! Build-by-hand or
learn to use the wheel. Learn clay
techniques! Participants can work in
either or both mediums. Create
decorative, functional sculptural pieces
for your home and garden for yourself
or as gifts for friends. From very
beginners to the more experienced.
This class is flexible to suit your ideas
and approach.
Tuesday: 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Term 1: 3 February – 24 March (8)
Term 2: 14 April – 23 June (11)
Tuesday: 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Term 1: 3 February – 24 March (8)
Term 2: 14 April – 2 June (11)
Cost: T1:Full $112 / Conc. $103
T2: Full $154 / Con. $141
Pottery After School
Invent and create with clay. Grizzly
gremlins, dazzling dragons, haunted
houses, frogs, toads, lizards or even a
footballer - you choose what you want
to make! All materials and equipment
supplied. Girls and boys welcome beginners to the more advanced 8 - 14
Tuesdays : 4pm - 5.30pm
Term 1: 3 February – 24 March (8)
Term 2: 14 April – 23 June (11)
Cost: T1:Full $99/parent concession
T2: Full $136 / Conc. $122
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged
to apply for our Vocational Education and
Training courses.
Limited subsidized childcare places are
available to eligible applicants.
Certificate IV in Training
and Assessment
Certificate III Early Childhood
Education and Care
TWNH anticipates delivering this
qualification commencing April 2015. If
you are interested in receiving further
details of this course please provide us
with your contact details via email on
[email protected] or by phone on
9480 0466.
Computers for Beginners
This accredited training and
assessment course is the
essential qualification for people
who wish to be trainers and
assessors in the workplace or in
vocational education and training.
Our course is very popular and
delivered by highly experienced
Course commences
Wednesday 11 February and
runs for 13 weeks one day a
week - 10am-4pm
Featuring Intel® Learn Easy Steps Introducing Internet and Email, Word
Processing, Spreadsheets and
Monday and Friday: (6 hrs. pw)
9.15 am – 12.15 pm
Term 1: 2 February – 23 March (8)
Term 2: 13 April – 26 June (10)
Cost: T1: Full $90 / Conc. $60
T2: Full $110 / Conc. $80
(not Mon.9 March or 8 June public holidays)
Government subsidized training available
for eligible applicants.
One-day Workshop
Address adult language,
literacy and numeracy skills.
For qualified trainers needing to
upgrade their Cert IV TAE ahead
of the 1 July deadline.
Thursdays from 9.30am-4.00pm
on 6 February, 19 March and 30
Cost: $200
TAEDEL401A Plan, organize
and deliver group based
learning – Observed Group
Delivery Opportunities
TWNH offers an opportunity to
those undertaking their Cert IV
TAE with other RTO’s to
participant in this unit in order to
deliver two 40 min group training
sessions, receive feedback and
observe and participate in other
group member’s training sessions
to provide the necessary
evidence for submission to your
RTO for this unit.
The sessions consist of
two 6 hour days on either:
Wednesdays: 15 & 22 April &
7 & 14 October
Thursdays 25 June and 16 July
Cost: $180
ACFE funded, eligibility applies.
Computers for Home and Work
For women and men who have some
knowledge and basic computer skills
and/or completed a beginners
Build your basic knowledge to further
develop your skills using Microsoft
word, internet, email, social media,
excel and other aspects of the
computer that are useful.
Monday and Friday: (6 hrs. pw)
12.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Term 1: 2 February – 23 March (8)
Term 2: 13 April – 26 June (10)
Cost: T1: Full $90 / Conc. $60
T2: Full $110 / Conc. $80
(not Mon.9 March or 8 June public holidays)
ACFE funded, eligibility applies
Subsidized childcare places available for
eligible applicants in computer courses,
subject to availability.
FREE internet and email
training for over the 50’s
TWNH is offering FREE
personalized training to people over
the age of 50 years to allow them to
become familiar with using the
internet and sending and receiving
Please ring to make an
appointment with a friendly
experienced volunteer trainer.
Funded by the Australian Government
Broadband for Seniors Program.
Moving Stars
A dance and movement program
open to women and men with an
intellectual and physical disability
Mondays: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Term 1: 2 February – 23 March (7)
Term 2: 13 April – 22 June (10)
(Not 9 March or 8 June – Public
Holidays, not 16 March)
Cost: T1: $70 / T2: $100
Social Lawn Bowls
Learn to bowl in a supported
community environment at the
Kingsbury Bowls club, Dunne Street,
An All Abilities program
for women and men that is lots of fun.
Thursdays 10-11.30am
commencing 5 February.
Cost: $5 per session
Wednesday Welcome
Social Group
To create an opportunity for women
with MS or other chronic conditions
to come together to share a home
cooked lunch in a friendly &
supportive environment.
Wednesdays: 12noon - 2pm
(fortnightly) at TWNH for lunch.
$10 pp Bookings essential.
Adult Ukelele
Intermediate: Friday 11 - 12 noon
Beginners: Friday 12.00 – 1.00 or
Wednesday: 7.30 – 8.30pm
Bookings essential:
[email protected] or ring
0418 356 574.
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Made 'n Thornbury Craft
Market at 99 Leinster Grove, Thornbury
Short Day Care (school terms)
Made 'n Thornbury Craft Market
6 March, Twilight:
2 May, Mother’s Day:
25 July, Winter Warmer:
19 September, Spring:
30 October, Twilight:
5 December, Christmas
For stall holder information and application forms
email [email protected]
NILS - No Interest Loan
Schemes for people on low
Loans up to $1200 available for purchase of
essential household items, car repairs,
training costs. Eligibility applies. Please
ring TWNH to enquire on 9480 0466.
Northern Solo Mum’s Group
An opportunity to develop social
connections and mutual support.
Fortnightly meetings on
12.00am – 2.00pm;
Join Northern Solo Mums Facebook page
to find out what is going on…
TWNH offers great room spaces + use of
our kitchen in and out of office hours at very
reasonable rates.
We have a new training room with
12 computers + an overhead projector.
Our childcare centre is also available for
playgroups and children’s parties. Please
contact: [email protected]
Find us:
Melways Map Reference 30 D5:
TRAIN to Croxton Station or
BUS 510to Leinster Grove corner or
TRAM 11 along St Georges Road to
Normanby Ave corner.
ABN: 60 433 551 450
Registration No: A0006506L
RTO: 4135S
17 December 2014
TWNH aims to provide high quality
education, a safe environment and to
foster a sense of security and well-being
for your child.
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Three year old Kindergarten
(school terms)
TWNH 3 year’s old kindergarten is a
unique, community run centre for
children over the age of three. We
have an indoor and outdoor area that
offers children the opportunity to play
in a natural and creative environment.
Small group sizes allow for educators
to respond to children’s strengths,
interests and abilities.
Enrolments are now open for 2015
Session times:
Monday and Thursday
1.00pm – 4.00pm
Please ring us on 9480 0466 or go to
our website on
for up to date and complete
information about all our course,
activities, support groups, special
events, room hire and to download
Enrolment or Expression of Interest
Forms or email us at
[email protected] to request
more information on any of our
courses or activities.
We are also on
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with classes, activities and events.
Please note that enrolment /
bookings and payments are essential
for all classes and events.
Please note there are no classes on
Public Holidays.
Office Hours:
Monday & Thursday: 9.15am – 4.00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday:
9.15am – 2.30pm
131 Shaftesbury Pde
Thornbury 3071
Phone: 9480 0466
Email: [email protected]