For the Love of Music
Come and listen to some wonderful music. Monthly workshops are scheduled on the following Fridays between 1pm and 3pm. Transport is available, but please book this in advance. These workshops are free to members. Fee for non-members. Led by Joan Douglas.
Canada Bay Community Choir
Thursday 31 January to 11 April, 7pm to 9pm
The Canada Bay Community Choir (CBCC) is a non-auditioning choir that needs male and female singers. CBCC aims to be a choir that caters for novice and experienced singers who want the opportunity to sing with others in a relaxed, friendly environment.
The choir meets for rehearsals at Drummoyne Community Centre. For further details visit www.cbcc.org.au.
Relax You & Your Baby
Fridays 8 March to 29 March, 11am to 12noon
"I have learnt so much about myself, baby and how we interact together to build a strong relationship." - Rita (Mum)
Four weeks covering babies bodylanguage and unique cues - sight, sound, sensory and settling; plus baby massage. For parents and babies 0 to 12 months. Bookings essential.
Circle of Security Follow Up
Saturday 23 February, 1pm-4pm
If you have completed the Circle of Security Program and would like a refresher this is for you. Please provide a copy of your Circle of Security certificate when applying to attend if you did not do the course at Drummoyne Community Centre (DCC). If you did the course at DCC please indicate the year you did it when registering. This is a free adults only program facilitated by Dympna Kennedy. Preference is given to those residing in the City of Canada Bay Local Government Area. Registration is essential.
Circle of Security Parenting
Mondays 25 February to 1 April, 7pm-9pm
"A course that every parent should complete, in fact - the 'most' important course available to parents. Learn to understand your child, your childhood, yourself and your parenting." - C. McDonald (COS Parent).
Dads & Babies Workshop
Saturday 16 March, 2pm to 3:30pm
"Recommend to any new dads, it's very beneficial. Good tips to help baby relax and sleep, and massage techniques." - Benny (Dad)
This is a one off workshop. The program is for:
- First time dads (including expectant dads)
- Dads who want to be more involved
- Busy dads who want to make a difference
- Busy dads with limited time
- Dads who want hands-on practical information
- Dads who have questions they want answered about being a dad.
Groovy Grandparents Playgroup
This is an offsite playgroup for grandparents and grandchildren from 18 months to 6 years. The playgroup is an informal gathering where grandparents and grandchildren come together in a relaxed and friendly environment to connect, play and learn. There are currently spaces available in this playgroup. Please contact Carol on 0430 114 168 or DCC if you and your grandchild would like to attend.
The City of Canada Bay Council provides assistance with Parenting programs.
For other parenting programs and resources see the Resourcing Parents website.
Read & Create Classes for Preschoolers
Mondays 11 February to 22 April, 9:30am to 10:30am OR 11am to 12noon
Each class begins with a read aloud of a top-quality, meaningful picture book. A different reading skill is modelled and explored every week. In Term 1, we are exploring books centred on the theme of animals. We then move into an open-ended, process-based creative project inspired by the book. Your mini maker will take home an artwork after each class. For more information www.ohcreativeday.com.