Term Program

Term 3 2019 Program is now available to download.

Term 3 Program

If you are unable to print out a copy of our Term Program, you can pick up a copy from the Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre.

 

Term Programs and Classes

Term Program

Please view our Term 3 Program here: Term 3 2019

Programs Activities & Classes

Art

Artful Dabblers — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

Decorative Painting

Drawing Skills & Techniques

Monthly Activity Night — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

Pastel/Oil/Acrylics with Bill Kerr — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

On Location Sketching with Nancy — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

Social Painting Group — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

Watercolour & Acrylics with Caroline Brett — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

Watercolour with Ted Dansey — Hobsons Bay Arts Society

 

Textiles

Learn to Sew - Make A Care Quilt

Monday Patchwork Classes

Patchwork - Modern and Traditional

Seabreeze Quilters

Sit 'n' Sew

 

Languages

French for Francophiles

 

Children

Kumon

Werkz Theatre Dramawerkz

 

Clubs

Leos

 

Community Groups

Big Heart Church

 

Health & Well Being

One Spirit African Drumming

Creative Arts Therapy

 

 Mens Group

B.O.B Group — Boys Only Barbecue

Kings of the Kitchen

 

 

 

 

ART

  Artful Dabblers

Wednesday 7.15 pm - 9.15 pm

BYO art/craft to create in a friendly group environment.

Contact: Kirsten 0417 056 762 or Natalie: 0402 226 458

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Decorative Painting

Wednesday 9.30am – 11.30am

Join well known local artist Janice in a class that requires no drawing ability. Learn decorative painting and create your own work of art.

Phone Janice on 0423 289 661 to book or for more information.

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Drawing Skills and Techniques

Wednesdays 1pm-3pm | $2 per session

Join local artist Gaye Periera-Jackson as she shares her vast knowledge of drawing skills and techniques.  

Contact Gaye Pereira-Jackson on p: 0415 469 225

 

 Monthly Activity Night 

 4th Monday of the month at 7pm.

The Hobsons Bay Arts Society presents a series of monthly workshops by a guest artist. Workshops are open to all members and visitors looking to learn a new skill or technique.

Email Hobsons Bay Arts Society for more information: hbas@y7mail.com

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On Location Sketching with Nancy 

Tuesdays 1pm | Cost $5 casual or $15 for term.

Nancy Belyea hosts this popular outdoor sketching group that concentrates on capturing the likeness of local people and scenes. The group learns new techniques in an informal setting. Meet in foyer at Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre.

Phone Nancy Belyea for more information on 0411 350 435.

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Pastel/Oil/Acrylics with Bill Kerr 

Tuesday 10.00am–12.00pm | $15 per session

Oil, pastel and acrylic painter Bill Kerr teaches this art class. Bill has been painting most of his life and is a member of the Victorian Artists Society and the Pastel Society of Victoria. Bill has won many awards for his work.

Phone Bill Kerr for more information on 9398 3271.

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Social Painting Group

Wednesday 10am - 12pm | $2 per session

Hobsons Bay Arts Society

This friendly group comes together to create in a social setting. Facilitated by local artist Gaye Bolton. 

Phone Gaye Boltong on 0415 469 225 to book or for more information. See her profile at: www.artmegallery.com.au/artists/seller/profile/gayeboltong

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Watercolour & Acrylics with Caroline Brett 

Mondays 10am – 12pm 

Learn watercolour and acrylics with Caroline Brett. Caroline has 50 years of experience as an artist and teacher. Sought after for private commissions, she has been honoured with awards throughout her extensive career. Caroline is an artist experienced in all aspects and mediums.

Contact Caroline Brett on 0439 893 721 for further information.

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Watercolour with Ted Dansey 

Monday 12.30pm | $20 per session

Join highly regarded artist Ted Dansey for this watercolour class.  Ted has exhibited in numerous solo shows as well as a number of group shows. He is a multi-award winning artist who’s latest wins include Best Watercolour 2017 Hobsons Bay Rotary Art show and ANL Maritime Art Award 2017.

Contact Ted Dansey on 0417 322 970 for more information.  

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 TEXTILES

Learn to Sew - Make A Care Quilt

Mondays 12pm-2pm (2 to 23 September - 4 weeks) | FREE

Learn how to sew while making a Care Quilt for your charity of choice. Gain sewing skills and an introduction to techniques used in patchwork in this four-week program.

All materials, including sewing machine, supplied. 

Email admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511 for bookings.  

 

 Patchwork Classes

Mondays 10 am – 12 noon

Start your patchwork and quilting adventure with a friendly group of quilters. All skill levels welcome. In this class you will learn the basics of quilting and create and finish your very own quilt by end of term. It's a great way to learn a new activity and sit, sew and enjoy sharing and exchanging ideas with like minded quilters.

Email admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511 for bookings.  

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Patchwork - Modern & Traditional

Thursdays 7pm-9pm (course runs 15 Aug to 26 Sep)

Join this friendly & inclusive group to learn the art of patchwork. This group is for absolute beginners as well experienced quilters.

Email admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511 for bookings. 

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Seabreeze Quilters

1st Saturday of the month 1pm – 4pm

Seabreeze Quilters hold a monthly workshop where new techniques and skills are highlighted and taught.

Phone Kim on 0409 382 510 for more information 

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Sit 'n' Sew

Tuesday 12.30pm – 3.00pm

Bring your knitting, hand sewing or bring any craft you have and join us for an afternoon of intense crafting activity. Phone 9398 2511 for more details.

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LANGUAGES

French for Francophiles

Tuesdays 6.30pm-8pm (20 Aug to 24 Sep) | $90 for 6 weeks

A fun introduction to French in a relaxed environment. Learn to speak everyday French language with a small group over a glass of wine.

 

CHILDREN

 Kumon

Monday, Thursday and Friday 3pm – 7pm

'The Kumon Method is an individualised learning method. The starting point for each Kumon student is determined individually. Students start with the level where they can attain a perfect score by studying on their own.

The worksheets have been designed in a way that allows students to figure out how to solve problems on their own. If students continue to study at their own pace, they will catch up with their school grade level and eventually advance far beyond it.'

Phone Patience Quist on 0404 898 765 for more information.  

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 Werkz Theatre Dramawerkz

Stimulate creativity, spontaneity & imagination while building performing skills.

Saturdays 9am-11am — 8-12 year olds

Saturdays 11am - 1pm — 13-17 year olds

Contact Lisa on 1300 964 776 or visit dramawerkz.com.au   

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 CLUBS

 Leos

2nd and 4th Friday of the month at 6.30pm

Men and Women aged 12-30. Leo stands for Leadership, Experience & Opportunity. With the guidance of the Lions Clubs of Altona and Williamstown, the Leos organise events that serve the community and create awareness of local issues. For anyone who is interested in joining their club, or if you have any queries, feel free to contact them via: email: leoclub.hobsonsbay@gmail.com facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LeosclubHobsonsBay/

 

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COMMUNITY GROUPS

Big Heart Church

Sunday 10am - 1pm

A great opportunity to connect with your community, make some new friends and catch up with some old ones.

bigheartchurch@gmail.com
inspiredlifechurch.com
Doug Townsend
Mob: 0403049316

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 HEALTH & WELLBEING

 One Spirit African Drumming

Fridays 7.30pm to 9pm 17 May, 31 May, 14 June and 28 June

African drumming classes in the West with Fred Nii Addo, master dancer and drummer from Ghana. All levels welcome 

Investment: $20 per class, payable upon attendance.

Contact Fred on mob. 0470 360 748 or at: niikpakpoaddooz@gmail.com

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 Creative Arts Therapy

Wednesday 7.15pm – 9pm

Art Therapy can enable true values, choices and blocked emotions to arise and be explored while providing anxiety and stress relief. Supportive! Insightful! Contemplative! Mairead is a professional Adult Counsellor, Art Therapist & Animal Assisted Psychotherapist.

Drop-ins welcome.

Contact Mairead 0401 649 967.

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MENS GROUPS

B.O.B Group — Boys Only Barbecue

Join Doug  in cooking a barbecue lunch with this friendly & inclusive group. All men welcome; no booking needed.

Monday 12pm. Fortnightly starting 12 February. Cost: $5

Please phone 9398 2511 for information.

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Kings of the Kitchen

A cooking program for men of all ages. Join our volunteers in the kitchen at the Altona Senior Citizens Centre and learn, experiment, play, taste and take home what you cook.

Wednesday 10am – 12pm. Cost: $6 per week

Please phone 9398 2511 to book.

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