Drummoyne Community Centre offers a range of programs to support families living in the City of Canada Bay area.

Parenting Calendar

The DCC Parenting Calendar for Term 1, 2023 is now available.

Registration Form

The Term 1, 2023 Registration form is available. Download Registration Form in Word or Download Registration Form in PDF.

Getting to Know Your Baby (Infant Massage)

It is for parents and their baby and explores baby’s body language and their unique sight, sound and sensory cues. It is their way of telling us what they want.
Learn to do baby massage and use it as a method of connection and communication which is effective for settling and sleep problems.

Dates:            Fridays, 10 February to 10 March 2023

Time:             11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Venue:           Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:              $30 for the 5 week program

Suitable to:   Parents of children (0-10 months)

Toddlers Transitioning

Has your toddler started Preschool or Kindergarten? Is your family experiencing change?  This workshop series will help you to support your child through the emotional and social changes to help them feel more confident, complete, committed and calm!

Learn how to navigate potential minefields. Discover how to successfully guide your child’s tricky or testing behaviour without resorting to punishments, coercion, or rewards.  Have your questions answered, and fears alleviated, as you navigate these early days and weeks.

Dates:             Mondays, 13, 20 & 27 February 2023

Time:              7.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Venue:            ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Cost:              $30 for the 3 week program

Suitability:     Parents of children (1–3 years)

Circle of Security Parenting

Taking the guesswork out of parenting!  The Circle of Security model is a ‘map’ for parents and caregivers on how to navigate parenting while juggling other demands in life. Based on fifty years of research, this evidence-based program demonstrates that children with secure attachments have more confidence, compassion, resilience and endurance.

Participants must commit to all five sessions and be able to have a short telephone interview prior to being accepted on the program.  This is a parent only course.

Dates:             Tuesdays, 7 March to 4 April 2023

Time:               7.00 pm to 9.00 pm 

Venue:            Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:               $70 per person for 5 week program
(includes DCC membership)

                        Couple discount applies – please contact office

Suitability:      Parents of all aged children

DADS: Getting to Know Your Baby (Infant Massage)

This half-day workshop is for fathers and their baby.  It explores baby’s body language and their unique sights, sounds and sensory cues. This course teaches what to look for and ways in which to respond.  It is a practical workshop, and you will learn to do baby massage which is effective for settling and sleep problems and is a useful method for building strong connection and communication.

Learn more about baby’s brain and development and the critical role that dads play in children’s lives.

Date:              Saturday, 18 March 2023

Time:             10.00 am – 1.00 pm

Venue:           Concord Library, 60 Flavelle St, Concord

Cost:              $30.00 for 3 hour program

Suitable to:    Parents of children (0-10 months)

Groovy Grandparents Playgroup

Wednesdays – School Term Only – February 2022, 10:30am-12:30pm

A playgroup for Grandparents and their grandchildren aged 16 months to 6 years of age. Run by Grandparents, for Grandparents. Includes free play (indoors and outdoors), craft, story time, singing, dance and drama. All welcome, just turn up. At Drummoyne Scout Hall, 11 Denning Street, Drummoyne.

Cost: $5 each Wednesday, pay at the door.

Phone 9719 8102 or email groovygrandparents@optusnet.com.au for more information.

Martial Arts Spirit (Hall Hire)

Taekwondo Classes for 3+ years

Build confidence, learn self defence and have fun! Weekly classes on Monday and Wednesdays from 3.30pm-6pm or Sunday mornings from 9am-10.45am. For more information visit www.MAspirit.com.au or phone 1300 627 853. Limited spots.

ADVC Children’s Performance Classes (Hall Hire)

Singing, acting and performance classes.  Weekly classes during term time on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4.00 pm – 7.00 pm.
For more information visit https://www.advc.com.au/
 or phone 0467 964 676