GROUND TO TABLE : COMMUNITY LUNCHES
Join us on the first Tuesday of each month for a delicious two course meal featuring fresh seasonal produce
First one: Tuesday 6th March at 12pm
* A donation by those not in receipt of a Health Care Card would be appreciated.
BBQ ON DEQUETTEVILLE
The South Australian Country Women’s Association inc. is holding
"BBQ on Dequetteville" at 30 Dequetteville Terrace, Kent Town to
coincide with the "Adelaide 500" race from March 2-4th,2018.
Food will be available from 8am-4pm.
Menu: choose variations of sausages, onion, bacon, steak, egg,
coleslaw, (all on bread) sauce optional
Come along and support us.
All proceeds go to the "SACWA State Emergency Aid Fund".
Details: 0417 465 429
ANIMAL WELFARE LEAGUE : SERVICE SHOWCASE
The AWL Service Showcase is a day of learning, fun and patting dogs!
Date: Friday Feb 23
The team and volunteers will be set-up in Rundle Mall (the Pulteney Street end) with their puppy dog friends, showing you everything the AWL has to offer.
We will have experts available on the day to answer all of your questions and of course, we’ll be accepting donations.
Come down and learn more about the services provided by the Animal Welfare League, including:
• Pet Boarding
• Pet Grooming
• Education & training
• Pet Cremations
• Dog Training
• Plus plenty more!
We can't wait to see you there and neither can the dogs!
Sign up to volunteer via www.awl.org.au
Note: we desperately need volunteers for this event – they can even bring their dogs with them!
AT THE MOUNT BARKER COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Free sessions to increase your chances of securing that perfect job.
Total of 12 sessions relating to six career related subjects. Attend one – or attend them all – your choice!!
All conducted by qualified Career Practitioners
LIMITED SPACES – BOOK NOW – 8393 6400
Tuesday 27 February 10.30-noon:
Career Planning and Goal Setting
Tuesday 27 February 12.30-2pm:
Social Style Profile
Wednesday 28 February 10.30am-noon:
Wednesday 28 February 12.30-2pm:
Networking and Social Media
Thursday 1 March 10.30am-noon:
Thursday 1 March 12.30-2pm:
Behavioural Style Interviewing
Presented by Interskills Training and Work Ready
GOOD LIFE SERIES
AT THE MOUNT BARKER COMMUNITY LIBRARY
A SERIES OF TALKS WITH ADVICE AND TIPS ON HOW TO LIVE THE GOOD LIFE ….
• Good for you
• Good for your family
• Good for the environment
Wednesday 28 February 6.30-8.30pm – Rebecca Mezzino
(Downsizing and Estate Clearance)
Tuesday 20 March 6.30-8.30pm – Pip Williams
(One Italian Summer: across the world and back in search of the good life)
Tuesday 10 April 6.30-8.30pm – Belinda Brown
(Kimchi Workshop – the benefits of fermented vegetables)
Tickets $10 each - at the library (cash only)
Tea, coffee and cakes provided
MEG IN THE MAGIC TOYSHOP
Come along to this Fringe Event
Where: at the Mount Barker Community Library
When: Wednesday 7th March at 11.30am or Saturday 10th March at 11.00am
Recommended for age group 3 - 7 years
Cost: Adult $13.00 : Child $11.00 : BankSA $10.50
Tickets available at adelaidefringe.com.au
AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE ARMY CADETS
The 602 Squadron of the Australian Air Force Army Cadets invites everyone to an interest night:
Friday March 2nd at 7.30pm
Woodside Army Barracks
Come along and learn what's involved in joining the Cadets.
Further information can be found at www.aafc.org.au.
To register your attendance at the Interest Night (to be admitted to the Base) contact Commanding Officer Paul Lemar on 0417 203 196
Free Green Waste Dumping
Adelaide Hills Council residents can drop off green waste for free on these dates over the next few months.
Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre, 32 Scott Creek Road, Heathfield
February 23 and 24, March 18 and 19, April 21, May 19
Woodside Council Depot, 10 Tiers Road, Woodside
February 24, March 16 and 17, April 21 and 22, May 19
Gumeracha Council Depot, 5 John Fisher Rd, Gumeracha
February 23 and 24, March 17, April 21 and 22, May 20
All waste days will run between 9am and 4pm.
For more information contact Adelaide Hills Council on 8408 0400 or check out their website.
The Wordsmith's Cats by Jo-Anne Sarre is on at the Living Arts Centre,
27 Sims Road, Mt Barker
Saturday 24 February 2018 at 2pm
For more information phone 0429 673 327 or check out their website at inkpot.com.au
MEADOWS EASTER FAIR
Come along to the Meadows Easter Fair!
Enjoy 100 stalls, both indoors and outdoors, with craft, collectables, produce, plants, bulbs, plus a wide variety of food and refreshments.
And for the kids: native animal nursery, face painting, jumping castle.
Free admission, free disabled parking.
From Friday March 30th to Monday April 2nd - 9am to 4pm
at the Meadows Memorial Hall.
Further details at www.meadowseasterfair.com.au
ANIMAL WELFARE LEAGUE Pet of the Week
All the cats and dogs that are available for adoption from the AWL have been desexed, microchipped, vaccinated and health checked and are ready to go.
The adoption cost starts at $50.
The pets may be at one of three AWL locations - Wingfield, Port Adelaide or Edinburgh North
Adoption opening times: 7 days a week, 10am - 3pm
For more information about a particular cat or dog go to the AWL website at awlsa.com.au or phone 8348 1300.
The CFS has set the dates for the fire season in the Mount Lofty Ranges from December 1st 2017 to April 30th 2018.
All residents are asked to prepare for the coming fire danger season by clearing vegetation around their properties and houses, keeping grass mowed and gutters cleaned.
For further details about burn offs and restrictions
check the CFS website on; www.cfs.sa.gov.au
Or contact your local council.
The ADELAIDE FRINGE RETURNS to the HILLS
Due to the enormous success of 2017, the Adelaide Hills is hosting many Fringe events at various venues again this year!
Stirling Library Lawns, Stirling Community Theatre, Mt Barker Community Library, Mt Barker Waldorf Living Arts Centre, Mt Lofty House,Lobethal Woollen Mill
47 events from 16 February – 18 March
Check the Fringe Guide for all details or visit adelaidefringe.com.au and fringeatstirling.com
Bookings at FringeTix
Support the Fringe in the Hills in 2018!
MT BARKER BOWLING CLUB
HOLDING A FUNDRAISING BIG MORNING TEA
FOR CANCER FOUNDATION
5TH MARCH 2018
9.30AM AT MANN ST, MT BARKER
MORNING TEA SUPPLIED
$10 PER PERSON ENTRY
ENTERTAINMENT BY SCHOOL’S CHOIR
GUEST SPEAKER FROM CANCER FOUNDATION
The Hut Community Centre Workshops
Get into Drawing - Monday 26 February, 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Join classes conducted by local artist Jane Disher suitable for beginners to advanced. Cost $5.00 per class.
For more information and to book a class go to The Hut's website.
Chuckle & Knuckle Your Way through Depression
Come join Chuckle & Knuckle as they construct a better Man Cave in your head.
This FREE 12-week course is held on Thursdays from 9.30am-12.00 noon,
at the Salvation Army Hall 17a Fletcher Rd, Mt Barker.
Commencing Thursday 1st February 2018.
To register phone Sandra 0476 658 198 or email
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD By Tom Stoppard
Presented by the STIRLING PLAYERS and directed by Hayley Horton
A theatrical experience that may well drive you “stark raving sane”.
Fri & Sat 23, 24 February, 2, 3, 9 & 10 March 8pm
Sun 25 Feb and 4 March 4pm
Backstage tour, Q&A and meet the cast after 4 March matinee.
Stirling Community Theatre, Avenue Road, Stirling
$22 adult, $18 conc., $16 child U18 (plus special discounts for groups of 10+)
Book at www.stirlingplayers.sct.org.au
or phone Stirling Players’ Ticketing 08 7481 6152
Media Enquiries: Stirling Players Publicist - Rebecca Kemp on firstname.lastname@example.org
Kids Arthritis Workshops 2018:
Kids Arthritis workshops are focused on personal development & wellbeing. They are FREE & held on the 3rd Saturday of the month
12pm - 2pm at The Hut Community Centre Aldgate, with lunch included.
Coming workshops are;
Social Media & You: 14th February
Mental Health & Chronic Illness: 17th March
My Story, Your Story Mental Health: 21st April
Mental Health Check: 19th May
For the full list of workshop themes or to learn more about Juvenile Arthritis contact Sarah Hammond email@example.com
Murray Bridge Masters Games
The countdown is on and the excitement is building!
Official ambassadors Mark Davis & Michelle den Dekker are calling on everyone to get involved in the
Murray Bridge Green 2018 South Australian Masters Games on April 19 – 22
with the Opening Ceremony on Friday April 20
Registrations are open and filling fast with closing day on Thursday March 1
You can register with a team or as an individual
For more information and to register go to murraybridgemastersgames.com.au
Come and Give it a Go and Let the Games Begin!
EARLY BIRD ENTRIES FOR CONQUER THE SUMMIT FUN RUN
The annual Conquer The Summit Fun Run is the premier fundraising event of the Lions Club of Mount Barker and the Rotary Club of Mount Barker. The event benefits Operation Flinders and Adelaide Hills charities.
The 11km run from Keith Stephenson Park in Mount Barker to the Mount Barker summit, is on Sunday April 8th.
* EARLY BIRD ENTRIES to participate in the event are open now until SUNDAY MARCH 4th *
All Early Bird entrants will receive an iconic Conquer the Summit medal upon crossing the finish line, and also a special Conquer the Summit race bib emblazoned with their first name.
For further details and to register for the run see www.conquerthesummit.org.au.
Your community events
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Please tell us about your event and we will try to advertise it here and on air.