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Get Involved in Your Community Centre

 

 

We would love for you to get involved in your community centre. Everyone is welcome here...

 

MEMBERSHIP for individuals is FREE. With membership you can get informed and involved in the centre and what we do here. For more information check out our membership page on this website. Or pop in and see us....

 

VOLUNTEERING  The centre is heavily reliant on our wondeful volunteers to provide many of our services. If you have some free time and are looking for a volunteer role, we may be able to help you. We have volunteer roles in receptionist support, event support, computer skills support, Tax Help and in gardening/general maintanence.

 

EVENTS We like to get involved in community events- do you? Keep an eye out on our events page for what is coming up.

 

 

For more information please contact the centre on 5482 1147. 

 

 FREE INTRODUCTORY COURSE

 

Are you interested in meditation and mindfulness?

 

Gympie Community Place is hosting a FREE introductory course. 

 

The 3 sessions will happen on Friday 2nd, 9th and 16th June from 10am to 11.30am.

 

 

Meditation or Mindfulness is  an ancient, profound transformational tool that is deceptively simple, yet can lead to remarkable and positive change in peoples lives when practised regularly.

The session facilitator, Peter Ball is a local teacher, writer, storyteller and lifetime meditator. "

To register for this free course, either contact Gympie  Community Place on 5482 1147 or call  Peter directly on 0403134466. 

 

 

SPACES ARE LIMITED SO REGISTER EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.

 

 

Community Information Sessions

 

 

 

Do you have a topic or subject you are interested in?

Something you would like more information about?

Gympie Community Place may be able to help....

We are looking for suggestions from the local community for future information sessions. So please contact us and let us know what your interest is.

Or perhaps you would like to hold your own information session for the community? 

The community centre can support your possible event with a room, promotional material development and actual promotion.

Come and talk to us about your ideas.....

FREE Triple P - Positive Parenting Program 

The Queensland government is providing FREE access to the world renowned Triple P positive parenting program. Triple P can help parents to

  • manage children's behaviour
  • set family routines and rules
  • develop positive relationships
  • raise happy, healthy and confident children
  • balance work and family without stress
  • create a happy & safe environment

Seminars will be delivered in schools and community venues.

More information can be found on the Triple P website: www.triplep-parenting.net

 

Gympie Stroke Support Group 

 

Have you had a stroke?

 

We welcome anyone who has had a stroke, and their families, to join us.

We get together monthly, on the 2nd Thursday of each month. We meet  at Gympie Community Place at 10am.

 

If you would like more information please contact Rahima on 5447 9372 or via mobile on 0427 479 372

 

Sunshine 60 & Better Group

Seniors Social Group - Come along and have some fun!!

Are you interested in joining a social group? We have activities, bus trips, games, exercises as well as topic discussions and guest speakers.

And we are looking for more people to join us. We meet at Gympie Community Place fortnightly on Thursday mornings from 10am.

 

For more information check out our website at www.sunshine60.org.au or give us a call on 5443 7281

 

Events Information In Gympie

 

If you are looking for information on other events happening in and around Gympie, you can try these websites:

 

Gympie Community Place

FREE INFORMATION PACKS AVAILABLE

We currently have available FREE information packs. Are you looking for some more detailed information? Don't use the internet? Or prefer to read information in paper form?

Current information packs contain brochures, fact sheets, wallet cards and other printed resource information on the following topics:

  • Money management - budgeting & financial information and tips
  • Domestic & Family Violencewhat is it and what is available to help?
  • Separation - we have split up, what do I do now?

 

Gigglebytes - Laptop Computer Social Group 

Do you enjoy your computer? Do you have a laptop? So do we....

We are a social group who come together weekly at Gympie Community Place. We bring our laptops, we talk technology, enjoy a cup of tea, good company and conversation.

This is not a learning group - we are a social group. We meet every Tuesday at 10am.

For more information please contact the group leader Brenda, on 5484 3415 or via mobile on 0418 751 232 

 

Last updated on: May 2016

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