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    Leopold Youth Space Term 4 Program

    Leopold Youthe Space @ the leopold Hub, every Wednesday in Term 4. 12 - 25 year olds 3.30pm to 5.00pm.

    Regular drop in activities include Nintendo Switch, table tennis, making a blanket and free food! See the attached flyer for program details.

    Leopold Youth Space Term 4 2019 Program Leopold Youth Space Term 4 2019 Program (700 KB)

     

    Geelong Regional Libraries 'Mental Health and Young People' Free Mental Health Panels

    During National Mental Health Month, Geelong Libraries are hosting four panel sessions that are being held in different branches across the region . The panel will have representatives from headspace, BCYF Family Services, Jigsaw, Bellarine Health Care, Pritchard Health and Barwon Health Carers Services. 

    The topic of the sessions are three fold – how to recognise the signs of concern when a young person may be struggling with their mental health, where and how to access support for the young person, and how to get support for yourself as the carer. 

    The sessions are being held at the Torquay, Newcomb, Lara and Belmont branches.  Please the flyer below for details  and here is the link for people to book into this free community eventhttps://www.grlc.vic.gov.au/whats-on/mental-health-and-young-people

    GRL Free Mental Health Panels Term 4 2019 GRL Free Mental Health Panels Term 4 2019 (1535 KB)

     

    City of Greater Geelong Regional Parenting Program

    The City of Greater Geelong, in conjuction with other stake holders, presents Parenting Programs which may interest parents and guardians.

    In November they are presenting a Free Parenting Forum entitled 'Parenting tools to help your adolescent thrive'. This will be held Tuesday November 12th, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

    See the flyers below for more information and booking details.

    RPS Free Parenting Forum Nov 12th 2019 RPS Free Parenting Forum Nov 12th 2019 (521 KB)

     

    Discover Sailing Day


    Enjoy a free day of sailing with friends and family at the 'Discover Sailing Day' at the Portarlington Sailing Club on Sunday October 27th starting at 11.00am.

    Discover sailing Day is your chance to visit your local club and get out on the water. See attched flyer for further details.

    Discover Sailing Day 2019 PDF Discover Sailing Day 2019 PDF (192 KB)

     

     

    What's On in October and November at the Potato Shed!

    The Potato Shed have a variety of performances to suit people of all ages.  Please find attached the What’s On poster for events coming up in October and November.  You are advised to book early as many events sell out.

    Potato Shed What's On in October 2019 Potato Shed What's On in October 2019 (712 KB)

    Potato Shed What's On in November 2019 Potato Shed What's On in November 2019 (659 KB)

     

    Australian Air league youth group coming to Geelong

    We would like to advise that the Australian Air League youth group is opening a new Squadron in Geelong, and will be holding a meeting at the Geelong Umpire Association Club Rooms at Kardinia Park on Thursday 7th November starting from 6pm. Young boys and girls who wish to learn more are welcome to come along with their parents to discover what the Air League has to offer.

    The Australian Air League is a national organisation for young people aged from 8 to 18 years who have an interest in aviation either as a career or as a hobby. It teaches leadership skills and provides a wide range of interesting and exciting activities such as camping and hiking, sport and physical recreation, building and flying model aircraft and ceremonial drill. Through classes and practical demonstration members learn the theory of aviation and a wide range of associated topics such as Meteorology, Navigation, Aero Engines and Aircraft Construction, as well as general interest subjects such as photography, field craft and community service.

    With Squadrons in most states of Australia, the Air League has been serving the community in Australia since 1934. It is entirely self-funding and is staffed by volunteers who give their time to achieve its goals. To learn more about the Australian Air League visit our website at https://www.airleague.com.au

    For more information please contact:

    Malcolm Angus (Geelong Sqn) oc.geelong@airleague.com.au or m. 0448 229 900 or Greg O’Brien (Victoria State Office) operations.vic@airleague.com.au

     

    Did your Year 7 students miss their vaccines at school?

    See the list below of Immunisation Centres and Hours:

    Belmont Community Health Centre 

    Barwon Health 1-17 Reynolds Road, Belmont, 3216.

     (Please note that this is the Barwon Health building, not the Maternal Child Health building)

    Wednesday morning (Appointment only) 9 am - 12.30pm

    Open sessions (No appointment required) Wed and Friday afternoons 1.30pm - 4.45pm

    Saturday morning (Appointment only) 08.30am – 12.15pm

     

    Corio Community Health Centre

    Barwon Health 2 Gellibrand St, Corio, 3214.

    Every Wednesday 9.30am - 11.45am (No appointment required)

     

    Newtown “Ariston”

    245 Pakington St, Newtown, 3220.

    1st Friday of each month 9.30am -11.45am (No appointment required)

     

    Ocean Grove - Boorai Centre (behind Aquatic Centre)

    4-50 Shell Rd, Ocean Grove, 3226.

    2nd and 4th Friday of each month 9.30am -11.45am (No appointment required)

     

    Newcomb Library meeting room (upstairs)

    Corner  Wilsons Rd & Bellarine Highway, Newcomb, 3219.

    1st and 3rd  Friday of each month 9.30 – 11.45am (No appointment required)

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