Community notices: July 12 – 19

DR FERGUS BUCHAN

Redlands Healing Rooms are privileged to host Dr Fergus Buchan, the brother of Angus Buchan, who recently had 1.7 million people attend a prayer meeting praying for South Africa. Please join us on Monday July 17 at 6pm at the Salvation Army, 1 MacArthur Street, Alexandra Hills for a powerful night with the Lord Jesus. Ministry is free and no appointment is necessary. Contact Jos on 0423 179 142.

REDLAND DISABILITY NETWORK

Next meeting is 9.30am Thursday July 27 at Capalaba Place, 14 Noeleen St, Capalaba. We are a network of individuals and organisations involved in all aspects of disabilities, and comprise service providers, government departments, persons with disability, their carers and family, and others providing support to the disability sector.  We meet to share views, experiences, events and ideas, within Redlands and surrounding areas.

AUSTRALIAN CHURCH WOMEN FELLOWSHIP DAY SERVICE

The Salvation Army Bayside is hosting the annual Fellowship Day Service  for the Bayside area at 10am on Friday July 28, 1-9 Macarthur Street, Alexandra Hills, followed by light refreshments.  The service will include an opportunity to give to the annual Winifred Kieik Scholarship.  Contact Natalie on 0413 294 427.

STREET STALL

Victoria Point Uniting Church will hold a street stall at the Westpac Corner in Cleveland on Friday 14 July 14 from 7.20am to noon, with home made cakes, biscuits, slices, jams, pickles, craft items, plants.

LET’S DANCE

Redland City Bands Inc. present their second Dance Night for 2017 from  7pm- 10.30pm on Saturday July 22 at Memorial Hall, Smith Street, Cleveland. The Big Band will perform dance classics including the jive, classic quicksteps, fast and slow waltzes, Latin American cha chas, tangos, boleros and rhumbas, foxtrots and more. Entry: $15,  includes supper. Bar available. Tickets at the door or to make a booking for a table of 8 contact Joy Lovey on 0400 529 451.

CALLING ALL BAYSIDE BOXER DOGS

The Qld Boxer Club is holding a Fun Day on Sunday July 16 at Englefield Rd, Oxley from 10.30am to 3pm. Entry $2 per family. All Boxer dogs and their families welcome (puppies under 3 months are not permitted). Email secretary@qldboxerclub.org for info or www.qldboxerclub.org

REDLAND GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

Meets with a guest speaker in the Donald Simpson Centre, Cleveland at 12.15pm on the second Wednesday of each month (excluding January).  All welcome. Assistance with family history research is available in the Cleveland Library Tuesdays and Thursdays (9.30am – 12.30pm) and Saturdays (12.30pm – 3.30pm). Contact Helen 3206 3760 or refer to www.rgs.net.au.

REDLAND ORGANIC GROWERS INC

Meets every second Wednesday of the month at 6.15pm for a 7pm start at Salvation Army Church, McDonald Road and MacArthur St, Alexandra Hills.  For more information info@rogi.com.au or Kathy at 0468 434 791.

MORETON BAY VIEW CLUB

Meets on the second Thursday of each month at the Redlands Sporting Club.  Cost is $27 for a two-course lunch including tea and coffee.  We are a friendship club for women with interesting guest speakers, regular coffee mornings and outings and we support “Learning for Life” students.  Contact Joan 3207 4079 or Margaret 3821 1474.

VICTORIA POINT GARDEN CLUB

Meeting at the Thornlands Dance Palais, 87 Cleveland Redland Bay Road, Thornlands, on the second Thursday of the month at 9.15am. Contact Narelle McCarty on 3820 9329.

REDLANDS FLORAL ART CLUB

Meets on the second Friday of the month in the Ormiston Scout Hall, Gordon Street, Ormiston from 9.30am-noon. Contact Irene on 3822 1990.

REDLAND LADIES PROBUS CLUB

Active retired ladies invited to join the only ladies’ Probus club in the Redlands. Meetings every second Friday of the month at the Lions Club Hall, 122 Shore Street West, Cleveland. Contact Denise 3824 0726

STRADDIE FREEMASONS

Myora Masonic Lodge No. 517 meets at Point Lookout Freemasons Centre, East Coast Road, North Stradbroke Island on the second Friday of the month at 2.15pm. Contact Roger Brady 3286 6625 or Gordon McInnes 0417 747 165.

COMMUNITY GARDEN

New members are sought for community garden in the grounds of Trinity Uniting Church Marlborough Rd Wellington Pt. The group meets on the third Saturday each month at 8am. Contact Lyn - lyn.gilmour50@gmail.com

SWING TIME MUSIC CLUB

Meets at 1.45pm on the third Sunday monthly at Binary Music Studio and presents well known musicians playing music 40s to 70s. Guest artists appear regularly; entry $7. Enquiries John Wickham 3821 3585.

CAPALABA/STRADBROKE BUFFALO LODGE

Meets on the third Sunday of every month. Contact Neil Geary 3207 2489.

WHAT’S NEW IN AGED CARE?

Are you confused about the recent aged care reforms and how they affect you? Come and chat with STAR Care coordinator Colleen Johnston, who will answer your queries about home care packages, companionship care, social support; and point you in the right direction. Join us for a complimentary morning tea on the third Monday of the month. To book call 3821 6699.

REDLANDS HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

Meets the third Monday of each month at 9am at Thornlands Dance Palais, cnr Redland Bay Bloomfield Road and Island Outlook Ave. Each alternate meeting is a competition meeting. Contact Patricia 3206 1035 or Jill 3206 1026.

REDLANDS BADEN-POWELL GUILD

Meets at 9.30am on the third Tuesday each month at the Cleveland Scout Den, Gordon Street, Ormiston. Membership is open to all ex-Scouts and Guides and anyone who wished they had been in Scouts or Guides. Contact Pam Boyle 3824 1679.  

REDLANDS PROBUS CLUB

Meeting on the third Tuesday of the month at the Victoria Point Sharks Sporting Club at 9am. The club also runs monthly luncheons, bowls, petanque, golf, sailing, a caravan and cabins group and investors group. Contact Gordon on 0427 557 325.

HOY

St Paul’s Anglican Guild, 4 Cross St, Cleveland, holds Hoy on the third Wednesday each month. Entry is $5, door opens 9.30am. Contact Barbara 3286 2479 or Jan 0438 119 219.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP, REDLANDS

The support group for those with Parkinson’s Disease and their carers meets on the third Thursday of the month from February to November at 9.30am. Morning tea is followed by a guest speaker. Contact Margaret at 0408 064 895 for venue.

JOIN BAYSIDE PROBUS CLUB

A social club with male and female members meets on the third Thursday of each month for 9.30am at the Cleveland Bowls Club, Middle Street. Each meeting includes morning tea followed by an interesting guest speaker. Other activities include dinners, barbecue lunches and trips away. Contact Andrew on 3822 4132.

REDLANDS FRIENDSHIP CLUB

Mixed social club for over 50s meets on the third Thursday each month at 10am at the Victoria Point Bowls Club. Contact Nan or John 0407 634 500.

U3A COIN & STAMP GROUP

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 2pm in the small hall, Uniting Church, Passage Street, Cleveland and features a different topic for display each month. The club's activities include the collection of coins, stamps, banknotes, tokens, medals, exonumia etc. Contact John 3822 6987.

BIRKDALE PIANO GROUP

Meets on the third Thursday of each month at 1pm and welcomes new members. Not suitable for beginners.  Email: lakebirdtoo@gmail.com for further details and address.

BAYSIDE BEEKEEPERS ASSOC

Meets on the third Thursday each month at 7.30pm in the Tallowwood Room, Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, 17 Runnymede Road, Capalaba.  Marion on 3206 2048.

CLEVELAND NATIONAL SENIORS

Meets on the third Friday of the month in the Redlands  RSL Cleveland at 9.30am. We have a range of guest speakers or entertainment and information relevant to our age group. Morning tea served at 10.15am. We also have trips and a monthly lunch. We welcome all seniors. Contact Peter on 3207 0348.

ARCHIE’S MEET AND GREET

Monthly dinner on the last Saturday of the month at 6:30pm.  For venue and to RSVP contact  Archie on 0424 089 797 three days before.

CALLING ALL SOCIAL GOLFERS

Redlands Sporting Club Social Golf Club plays every second Sunday at courses around Brisbane and wants to hear from all those interested in joining the club. Combine a great social outlet while pursuing a healthy outdoor activity. All skill levels welcomed.

Contact Eddie at rscsgolf@gmail.com  or David on 0415319166.

THERAPEUTIC SCULPTURE GROUP

Relaxing therapeutic social art group meets on Thursdays in Birkdale. Georgette 0403 128 380 or 3822 7668. Visit www.georgettesart.com.

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING

Classes are at 7.30pm each Friday in St James’ Church hall, 17 Station Street, Wellington Point.  Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. Casual clothes, comfortable shoes. Cost $5 per night.  Contact Ronda 32077136 or visit www.scdcleveland.weebly.com

REDLANDS QUILT EXTRAVAGANZA INC

To be held on July 14, 15 and 16 at the Redlands Performing Arts Centre, Cleveland. Patchwork, quilting, embroidery and creative arts will be on show. Competition categories, rules and entry forms available at  www.redlandsquiltextravaganza.net. Enquiries: Jenny 3390 5839 or Anthea 3207 1778.

COMPANIONSHIP VOLUNTEERS FOR ELDERLY

Volunteers needed for STAR Companionship Care Service, lunch club, social charters and EasyShopper service. Companionship volunteers provide friendship and support to the elderly, escort them to shopping and other appointments, engage in conversation and hobbies and mainly spend some quality time with them. Flexible hours. Full training provided. Contact Colleen on 3821 6699.

BEGINNERS APPLE/ANDROID CLASSES

At the Donald Simpson Community Centre on Mondays from 2 - 4pm, $5 for members. Contact  3821 1089.

CHAIR CARDIO/TONE & STRETCH

Donald Simpson Centre on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30am. Chair Cardio on Tuesdays, to improve heart and lungs. Chair Tone & Stretch to develop muscle strength and flexibility. $12 members, $15 NM. Call 0407 789 745.

TABLE TENNIS

At the Donald Simpson Centre every Tuesday from 4.30-6pm. $5 for members, $8 non members. For more info please call 3821 1089.

U3A REDLANDS

Welcomes new members to learn for pleasure, no exams necessary.  Visit www.u3aredlands.com.au for news, new classes and newsletter.  Membership $20 singles and $35 couples. Office is at the Cleveland State High School, Room F5 open 9am – noon, Monday – Friday during school terms.

WATERLOO BAY STAMP CLUB

Meets on the first Thursday of each month at 1pm and on the fourth Monday of each month at 7pm at the Redlands Multi-Sports Club, Cr Bailey & Randall Roads, Birkdale.  Stamp sales, discussions and a sale by tender are held at meetings.  Stamp collection appraisals available, visitors welcome.  Contact George 3488 2390, or Rick 3206 0815.

YOGA

Every Thursday from 5.30 - 6.30pm at Donald Simpson Community Centre. Cost $11 for members. All ages welcome.

ZUMBA GOLD CLASSES      

Held at the Donald Simpson Community Centre every Monday from 4.30pm-5.30pm. Cost is $10 members and $12 non members. Contact 3821 1089.

MEALS ON WHEELS NEEDS VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers needed to assist with delivery of meals to clients, even just once per month from 10.30am-12.30pm. Contact 3207 7126 or email mowvicpoint@gmail.com

STAR SEA QUILTERS

Meet every Monday at 9am in the Community Hall of Star of the Sea Church, Cleveland. Contact Teresa on 3207 1426.

THE ROCK COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Food service for people facing financial pressure. Choose from items to make up a substantial family-size parcel for $40 (process and handling). Order at www.facs.org.au/foodparcelorder. Pick-up from Foodlink, The Rock Christian Church, 563 Redland Bay Road, Capalaba on Tuesday, Thursday or Friday from 9am to 2pm. Phone 3823 3576.

BLUE CARE OP SHOPS

Blue Care Op shops are at Joe Wood Court Alexandra Hills on Fridays 8 - 11.30am and at Peel St Redland Bay on Tuesday mornings. Clothing, books and household items.

ORMISTON HOUSE

Historic Ormiston House, 277 Wellington Street, Ormiston.  Take a tour of the house and gardens for adult $5, child $1.  Bring a picnic or enjoy a Devonshire tea for $5.  Ph: 0457 675 137 or go to www.ormistonhouse.org.au

UKE PLAYERS WANTED

Ukulele ensemble meets at Cleveland library every Saturday at 9am. Enquiries to Jane at 0429 308 397.

CAPALABA MEALS ON WHEELS

Help needed to deliver meals. Contact Lozelle or Sandi on 3390 3450.

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUPS

Help for families and friends of alcoholics and problem drinkers. Meetings in Cleveland : Monday 6.30pm, Friday 9.30am. Capalaba: Wednesday 10am. Phone: 3890 1244  M-Th 10am-2pm or 24 hour helpline 1300 252 666.  www.al-anon.alateen.org/australia.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Men and women learning to solve their drinking problem. Meetings on Thursdays at 11am at the Anglican Church hall, 14 North Street, Cleveland. Call 24-hour helpline 1300 222 222.

CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN CHURCH

Sunday services in the Vienna Woods State School Assembly Hall, Heffernan Road, Alexandra Hills. Sunday School at 9am, public worship 10am. Enquiries to Pastor Bruce Clacher 0431 853 767. All welcome.

FEMALE TENNIS PLAYERS WANTED

Ladies wishing to play Wednesday tennis fixtures at Cleveland, phone  Mary on 0404 460 251. Ladies are also welcome to play social tennis on Monday and Friday mornings.

CLEVELAND MEALS ON WHEELS

Meals on Wheels will deliver meals to your home Monday to Friday with frozen meals for the weekend.  Contact 3286 2626 or go to www.clevelandmealsonwheels.com.au

STEPPING OUT SOCIAL GROUP             

Mature age singles enjoy a wide range of activities each month. Meeting at the Cleveland Sands Hotel, Middle Street, Cleveland every Friday at 7 – 9pm. Contact Carolyn on 3822 6037  or Annie on 0414 424 486.

DONALD SIMPSON THEATRICALS

Two people needed to work our spotlights, one to assist our sound man, a curtain puller, prop makers and back-stage crew. Contact Janette Sheehan on 3206 3531.

CIRCLE OF MEN

Volunteers meet weekly to support men living in aged care. For only 90 minutes a week, will you help deliver a “spark  of joy” to these men in the twilight years of their lives? Volunteers needed now. Contact Kevin on 0490 105 715 or kev63diz56@hotmail.com

JOIN SENIORS ONLINE

Not-for-profit Brisbane Seniors Online offers one-on-one home tutoring on your own computer or tablet tailored to suit your needs. Mentors welcome. Visit bsol.asn.au or phone  3393 2225

CONGA CLASS

At the Donald Simpson Centre every Saturday from 8am-9am. Contact 3821 1089.

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK

For a free blood pressure check, visit Mater Pharmacy Redland, open seven days at 16 Weippin Street, Cleveland. Contact 3163 7411.

BABY CLINIC

New mothers and their babies from newborn to three months can visit the Mater Pharmacy Redlands at 16 Weippin Street, Cleveland on Mondays from 9am to noon for a free visit with a Mater midwife. Contact 3163 7411.

BLUE CARE REDLAND  

Volunteers needed to support staff and clients. Contact Linda Driscoll on 3820 1749.

TRY DRAGON BOAT PADDLING

Redlands Sea Dragons at Redland Bay has free ‘come and try’ sessions. This sport is for all levels of fitness. Check www.redlandsseadragons.com/ to register your interest.

VICTORIA POINT LAWN BOWLS

Learn to play lawn bowls.  All ages, free tuition, all equipment supplied.  Phone Ken 3820 9493.

REDLANDS SPINNERS AND WEAVERS

Meets on second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 9am to noon  at Cleveland-Thornlands Cricket Club, Fitzroy Street, Cleveland. Contact Gillian Smith 3206 0718 or 0411 331 153.

REDLANDS RSL JOINT VENTURE

Meet for indoor bowls, bingo and cards on Wednesdays from 9am - 11.30am at the Catholic Parish hall, Cleveland. Cost: $2 per week. Transport available for RSL members. Fay 3207 6609.

RDCOTA REDLANDS FIFTY PLUS

RDCOTA office opening hours Monday to Friday 9.30am - 2.30pm, 57 Wynyard Street, Cleveland. Call into Refresh at Capalaba Library cuppa and a chat every first and third Thursday of the month from 9.30am - 11.30am or Chit Chat at Victoria Point Library every second and fourth Friday 9.30am. Computer/tablet/mobile phone classes for seniors held at RDCOTA office Monday - Friday 9.30am-2.30pm. Phone 3488 0680 for appointment. Computer classes are also available on Macleay Island, phone our office to make a booking. Men's group at RDCOTA office every Friday 9.30am-11.30am. Redland Seniors Network meetings first Thursday of each month 9.30am at Donald Simpson Community Centre.

CUC MEN’S SHED WANTS NEW PROJECTS

CUC Mens’ Shed is looking for new projects from community organisations. Members help not-for-profit organisations such as schools, child care centres, local museum, hospitals, sports groups and others. If you think that Men’s Shed members could help your organisation with a project, contact Ben on 0411 648 115. The Shed is open Mondays and Wednesdays from 8am to 12pm behind the Cleveland Uniting Church at 36 Passage Street. New members always welcome.

GROUP 61

Volunteers needed to support  friends who are living with mental health issues. Group 61 provides friendship support and helps to raise awareness of mental health issues. Contact Kelly at kre8tiveconnections@gmail.com.

REDLANDS CENTRE FOR WOMEN

Coffee Chats every first Monday of the month at Little Bloomfield Cafe & Wine Bar, 21 Bloomfield St, Cleveland from 10am to noon. Evening Coffee Chat every third Wednesday 7-9pm at Cleveland Sands Hotel. Young Parents Connect Group: Every Friday 9-11am at centre. Details at 3461 7097 or www.redlandscentreforwomen.com

REDLAND BRIDGE CLUB

Located in the Pinklands Reserve, 190A Cleveland/Redland Bay Road, Thornlands, the club conducts weekly duplicate sessions: Monday noon, Tuesday (no partner required) 9.30am, Wednesday 9.30am and 7pm, Thursday and Friday 9.30am, Saturday 12.30pm. Regular bridge courses and supervised play. Contact Ben on 3820 8790.

FORUM – BE CONFIDENT

You can be a confident communicator. All you need is practice, persistence and positive people around you. Cleveland Forum Communicators provides the opportunity on the first and third Thursday each month at noon for byo lunch and meeting 12.30 – 2pm at cricket clubhouse, Ziegenfusz Park, Fitzroy St, Cleveland. Contact Julie 3820 7990 or 0439 818 343.

HELP A CALL AWAY

The Counselling Centre at Birkdale Baptist Church offers a low cost and professional counselling service. It is open to anyone, as the qualified staff are committed to respecting the beliefs of those seeking help. Phone the church office Monday to Friday on 3245 1781.

WER1

Multicultural group meets every Friday 10am - noon at Redland Museum. See our Facebook page. All welcome. $3 donation includes refreshments.

ANYONE FOR TENNIS?

Weekday courts until 6pm $10/hr, weekend courts until 5pm $8/hr, all night courts $12/hr.

Thorneside Tennis, Mooroondu Rd. Ph 3822 4953.

REDLAND CITY UKULELES

Meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month, from 7 - 8.30pm at the Binary Music Studio, 48 Bloomfield Street, Cleveland. Various levels of ability, led by professional musicians, newcomers welcome. If you can’t play, come and sing. $10 entry. Enquiries  0422 407 902.

REDLANDS HEALTHY SLIMMERS

Meets every Monday from 5.30pm at the Old Time Dance Palais, Thornlands. Zumba class for group members at 6pm. Contact Jan 0400 747 972.

CLEVELAND BAPTIST CRAFT GROUP

Meets each Tuesday, from 8.45-11am, at the Cleveland Baptist Church, Bloomfield Street. Contact Carolyn on 0432 784 921 or church office on 3286 2724.

BAYSIDE JUNIOR BADMINTON CLUB

Plays on Fridays at Bayside State College, Network Drive, Wynnum from 7pm-8.30pm. Cost $8 non members, $6 members, $50 membership.  Racquet hire $1. Contact Judith on 0403 629 141 or baddy4178@gmail.com.

BAHA'I DEVOTIONAL MEETING

Redland Baha'i Community holds a devotional meeting at the Lion's Club Community Centre,122 Shore Street, North Cleveland on first and third Sunday of the month at 9.30am. Contact  Wendy on 3207 2787 or visit http://www.bahai.org.au/

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS

Meets 9.30am – 10.45am each Saturday at Victoria Point Library upstairs,

7-15 Bunker Road. Contact Kim or Les 3820 9247. www.oabrisbane.com

BAYSAMBA DRUMMING

Learn to play samba drums on Wednesdays at Pine Lodge Equestrian Centre, Taylor Road, Sheldon. Beginners at 6pm and band practice from 7pm. Alf Allison 0417 970 180.

MATES THEATRE SOCIETY

Volunteers help run show nights and with other tasks. Rehearsals at Birkdale School of Arts halls on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Sharon Vassallo 0417 771 058.

MINGLERS SOCIAL GROUP

Mature age singles meet at the Hog’s Breath Cleveland every Friday from 7pm to 9pm. Contact Krys on 3822 9502.

VICTORIA POINT SENIORS

Meet from 12.30pm on Mondays to play cards and carpet bowls at the community hall, corner Link Road and Colburn Avenue. Frank 3829 3945 or Ken 3820 6333.

WELLINGTON POINT INDOOR BOWLS

Indoor bowls for seniors at the community hall, Birkdale Road, Wellington Point on Tuesdays at 12.30pm and Saturdays at 9am. $3 to play; annual fee $5. Edith 3390 3196 or Madge 3824 6160.

WELLINGTON POINT ROTARY

Meets every Wednesday 7-8pm at the Redlands Sporting Club, Anson Road, Wellington Point. Contact Lorraine on 0410 539 303 or John on 0439 550 607 or visit www.rotaryclubofwellingtonpoint.org.au.

CLASS 500 CARD GAME

Held every Friday 1pm – 4pm at the Donald Simpson Centre. Contact 3821 1089 or Jan 0434 242 173.

OAKLAND STREET COMMUNITY GARDEN

Meet every Wednesday and Friday from 9am - noon and Sunday from 2pm - 5pm at Oaklands Street, Alexandra Hills. Gill 0408 730 228.

REDLANDS AERO MODELLERS

Fly model warplanes, gliders, helicopters and drones at Ziegenfusz Park, Fitzroy St, Cleveland on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from 8am-noon. Contact Ron on 0419 655 425, call in at the field or visit www.rams.asn.au

ALEXANDRA HILLS MEN’S SHED

Men share knowledge and support one another. The Shed is open on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 8.30am - 2pm and Wednesday for social activities from 9am to noon. Phone 3824 8905 (Shed) or 0414 301 826 or visit www.alexhillsmensshed.com.au.

COOCHIE ART GROUP

Annual Art Show at RPAC Cleveland, Aug 12 - 26. Opening night Aug 11 at 6.30pm. All welcome. Contact Stuart Hall at 0409 349 197 or email hallsrea@bigpond.net.au   www.coochieartgroup.org

HERE’S TO LIFE

Unique Cleveland based programs for men and women.  Discover the rewards of being part of an uplifting, positive and friendly environment. Carefully designed programs in exercise including Buff Bones, dance, singing, drumming, art therapy, tap dancing and programs for those with intellectual and or physical disabilities. www.herestolife.org.au   Contact Sue Harvey 0407 154 993 or 3809 0239.

REDLAND MUSEUM

The annual winter Beanie Tree  and Scarf Tower will bloom until August, with colourful and warm hand knitted beanies and scarves reasonably priced. All profits go to the museum, 60 Smith Street, Cleveland, open daily 10am-3pm.

COMPUTER GROUP

Computer discussion group where members seek support or impart their knowledge via a Q & A format every Thursday 9-noon at the Donald Simpson Community Centre, 172 Bloomfield Street Cleveland. Contact 3821 1089.

OVER 50s SOCIAL DARTS

Meets every Friday morning at Redlands Multi Sports Club, Judy Holt Park, Randall Road, Birkdale. It is only $1 to join and 50c a week. Darts are available. Contact Pat on 0409 723 250  or Colie  0438 893 803.

REDLANDS U3A MUSICAL THEATRE

RUMT had a successful run with SS Shipenshore and is now preparing the next production. We are looking for singers, actors, back stage crew, stage manager - anyone who would like to be involved in theatre production.  Contact Sue 3824 5379

REDLANDS EMBROIDERERS

Meet the first Monday of the month 6-9pm and the third Wednesday of the month 9am-2pm at the CWA Hall Cleveland. Contact Rosanne 3820 2902 or Jenny 3390 5839.

WELLO WALKERS

Meet at 5.30am at Tanja’s Cafe, corner of Main Road and Oceanic Street, Wellington Point every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for an hour’s (5-6km) walk. Glenys 0417 635 008 or Matty 0402 284 289.

BAYSIDE LOW VISION SUPPORT GROUP

Meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month from 10am - noon at Donald Simpson Centre, Cleveland. Iris 0421 271 989 or Debbie 3823 1506.

CAPALABA SENIOR CITIZENS

Meet on Fridays at 9am in the library building for indoor bowls and cards (500). $5 for membership, $3 to play and $1 for raffle. Merle 3821 4168.

LADIES’ GENTLE EXERCISE GROUP

Meets in the main hall of the Cleveland Uniting Church, 36 Passage Street, every Tuesday from 5.30pm to 6.30pm. Contact Wendy 3206 8255/0412 051 021.

CLEVELAND SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB

Meets on Thursdays at 9am at Donald Simpson Community Centre for indoor bowls, cards 500 and bingo. Ray 0408 871 520 or Fay 3207 6609.

CLEVELAND ANGLICAN THRIFT SHOP (CATS)

CATS trades every Saturday 8am–11am as well as Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9am to 1pm. The shop (in the Anglican Church hall, North St. Cleveland), offers good quality used clothing, manchester, kitchenware, bric-a-brac, jewellery and books.  Ramp access.

BEADING GROUP

Social group of beading enthusiasts meets every Wednesday from 9am-noon at Victoria Point library and from 10am to 3pm on the third Saturday of the month at Capalaba Library. Contact 3206 3040.

REDLAND LADIES DRUM CORPS

Be a part of the only ladies’ marching drum band in Australia. Practice is on Wednesdays at 7pm, in car park at Toondah Harbour Cleveland. Contact Peggy at 0437 860 134.

EASTERN SUBURBS BRIDGE CLUB

Meets at the Redlands Multi Sports Club, Randall Road, Birkdale on Mondays at 6.45pm and Thursdays at 9.45am. Jill 3420 6685.

LIONS CLUB OF CLEVELAND CHALLENGE

Mainly retired men and women over 50 meet on the first and third Mondays 11am - 1.30pm, Lions building next door to Old School House Gallery, Cleveland. Contact Annette 3207 4601 or Pauline 3206 7287.

VICTORIA POINT COMMUNITY POLICE

A mobile police community office will be available at Victoria Point each Thursday from 3pm-9pm at Victoria Point Shopping Centre and each Friday from 9am-2pm at Town Centre Victoria Point. For non-urgent police assistance or to report a crime to call PoliceLink on 131 444 or, in the case of an emergency, call 000.

REDLANDS RSL CHESS CLUB

The club is looking for new players all ages and levels. Cost $2 per night. Play is every Tuesday from 7pm in the Downstairs Meeting Room at the Redlands RSL, 8 Passage St, Cleveland. Cost $2. Contact Angela on 0404 912 284, www.facebook.com/Redlandsrslchessclub .

REDLANDS RAAF ASSOC

Redlands RAAFA is looking for new members. Social meetings Wednesdays 3pm in the RSL and other times when organised. Contact Rob 0419 688 014 or David 0439 855 894.

REDLANDS HEALING ROOMS

Open at the Salvation Army, 1 MacArthur Street, Alexandra Hills every Monday at 6pm to 8pm. Ministry is free and no appointment is necessary. Contact Jos on 0423 179 142.

U3A DANCE GROUP

Jazz class  Wednesdays 9.30am to 10.30am at the Thornlands Dance Palais, Island Outlook Road, Thornlands.  Tap class 8.30am to 9.30am.  Contact Terri on 3821 2498.

REDLANDS SUICIDE BEREAVEMENT GROUP

Meets on the first and third Wednesday of every month from 7pm in the Redlands City Lions Club hall, 122 Shore Street, Cleveland. Kelly 0488 234 812 or Rose 0422 124 564.

COMPUTER TUTORING

One on one tutoring for iPad, tablet, laptop, mac held every Tuesday for U3A members.Contact Maddy 0409 894 162 or email u3acomptutor@gmail.com.

REDLANDS VIETNAM VETERANS’ GROUP (RVVG)

The RVVG meets each Wednesday from noon. New members welcome. Art classes Tuesday from 9.30am to noon. Kayakers on Fridays. Pensions officers available Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10.30 to 2pm. All enquiries 3821 3999.

BAYSIDE HARMONY

Bayside Harmony men’s Barbershop singers practise on Tuesdays from 7 -9.30pm at the Donald Simpson Centre. New members welcome, www.bayside.harmonysite.com

LIONS CLUB OF REDLAND CITY

The club is looking for new members. Meet at the Lions Community hall, 122 Shore St, Cleveland, on the first and third Tuesday every month. Contact Jo Wilcox on 3821 5184 or j.wilcox@bigpond.com

REDLAND BAY SENIORS

Meets on Mondays from 9am and Wednesdays from noon. Contact Laurie 3821 4380 or Helen 3206 7853.

REDLANDS HASH HOUSE HARRIERS

Meets every Monday at 6.30pm at a location in Redlands. For details check the website or call Jen on 0431 894 649.

YURARA ART SOCIETY

Weekly classes in all mediums on Monday  6.30-9pm and Thursday 12.30-3pm with Robin Wilson,  0412 056 990.   Thursday 9am-noon with Annie Jamieson, 3207 6440. Tuesday 9am-noon with Gloria Clay, 0414 334 999. We have exhibitions,  phone Helen  0457 926 436 and workshops,  phone Danielle 3206 6185.  Members’ groups are held on  Monday, Thursday and Friday  mornings - portraiture, plein air, and life drawing. Visit wwwredlandyurara.com. Yurara is at Pinklands reserve, Thornlands.

REDLANDS MULTICULTURAL GROUP

Meets every Thursday from 10am to noon in the D Block, Room 1.20, Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE, Windemere Road, Alexandra Hills. Phone Shahin 3822 5034 or email shahinmast@yahoo.com

PLAY CANASTA

Canasta beginners classes every Tuesday at the Donald Simpson Community Centre from 1pm to 4pm. $5 for members. Contact 3821 1089.

GUMDALE GRANDSLIDERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB

Try modern square dancing to music from the 60s onwards at the Community Hall, cnr Finucane and Windemere roads, Alexandra Hills on Tuesdays 10am – noon. Any age welcome, no partner required. Free introductory session. Contact Harold 3207 1767 or Carole 3823 2240. www.gumdalegrandsliders.blogspot.com.au  

OUT WITH A DIFFERENCE

Trips to clubs, theatre and the country are run by the Donald Simpson Centre, 172 Bloomfield Street, Cleveland. Calendars and details available at the Centre or visit www.donaldsimpsoncentre.com. Phone 3821 1089.

CAPALABA ROTARY

Meetings on Mondays 6pm to 6.30pm at the Koala Tavern, Capalaba. David 0439 855 894. Visit www.rotarycapalaba.org.

REDLANDS BONSAI SOCIETY

Meets on the fourth Saturday of the month at 1pm at Cleveland Scout Hall, Ormiston. Details at redlandsbonsai.blogspot.com.au. Contact Geoff  0418 156 940.

REDLANDS RSL SUB-BRANCH

Sub-branch meetings are held on the fourth Sunday in the month, Gallipoli Room Redlands RSL at 10am. Transport available to eligible members. Library/museum in  Veterans Centre open 9am – 2pm, Monday to Friday. RSL Headquarters open Monday to Thursday, 9am – 4pm (pension, welfare league). Enquiries: Alan 3488 1105.

ARAFMI QUEENSLAND

A  support group for families caring for someone living with a mental health problem, ARAFMI Queensland meets on the fourth Monday of each month (except December) at the RDCOTA Cottage, in front of the Mental Health Centre, Weippin Street, Cleveland, from 10am till noon.  Contact  3254 1881.

REDLANDS POETS

Meets on the fourth Tuesday each month from 1 - 2.30pm at Mandalay, Bay Street, Cleveland in the meeting room next to Wild Ginger Café. Contact Fay, 3822 3253.

REDLANDS EVENING VIEW CLUB

Voice Interests and Education of Women dinner meeting on the fourth Tuesday of each month, 7pm in the Cleveland Room of the Grand View Hotel, 49 North St, Cleveland. Contact Marion on 3820 2884 or Carolyn on 3134 3076.

VICTORIA PT BAPTIST CHURCH FRIENDSHIP CLUB

Meets at 9.30am on the fourth Thursday of month at the church hall, Barcrest Avenue. Fun and fellowship for all over a cuppa.   

REDLANDS -POINCIANA PROBUS CLUB

Combined Redlands-Poinciana Probus Club, (i.e. male and female members), meets on the fourth Thursday of every month from at 9.30am at Victoria Pt Bowls Club, 3 Poinciana Ave, Victoria Pt.  Contact Tom 3207 8781.

KEENAGERS OVER 50s GROUP

A mixed social group for the mature aged meets at 9.15am on the fourth Thursday of the month in the main hall of the Cleveland Uniting Church, 36 Passage Street. Contact Denise Kidd on 3266 2064.  

REDLAND BAY COIN & STAMP CLUB  

Meets  on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7pm (except for December which is the third Thursday) in the small hall, the Uniting Church, Passage Street, Cleveland.  Club activities involve all facets of coin and stamp collecting. Bring any new acquisitions. Contact John 3822 6987.

REDLANDS MODEL RAILWAY GROUP

Meets on the last Sunday of the month at noon at the Redland Museum.  We have running days and workshops on the first Saturday and third Wednesdays of the month. Contact Wieber on 3820 6595 or John on 0423 019 445.

MORETON BAY SOUTH TPI CENTRE

Meeting on the last Wednesday each month at 11.30am in the Veterans Community Centre, Passage Street, Cleveland, opposite the Redlands RSL. Contact Diana 0478 092 773 regarding welfare-related problems. Email koalas.place@optusnet.com.au.

WILDLIFE PRESERVATION SOCIETY OF QLD

Meets at 7.30pm on the last Friday of the month from February to November at Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, Runnymede Road, Capalaba. Cheryl 0438 064 283.

REDLANDS WAR WIDOWS GUILD

Meets in the Gallipoli Room Redlands RSL Cleveland on the last Friday in the month. For  transport phone RSL on 3488 1199 by the Wednesday. Contact Noelene 3824 2429.

DRUG SUPPORT PROGRAMS

The Cage Youth Foundation is hosting a support group for those impacted by others’ use on the last Tuesday of every month at The Cage Community Centre, 882 German Church Rd, Redland Bay.

REDLANDS MODERN COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB

The club social is held on the first Saturday of each month from 5pm at the Redlands Modern Country Music Clubhouse, Pinklands Sports Reserve, 226 Cleveland-Redland Bay Road, Thornlands. Admission is $4 for members and $5 for visitors. Free supper at 8.30pm. Visit www.redlandscountry.asn.au. Allen 0413 877 756.

MAD ABOUT KNITTING

Meets on the first Saturday of each month at Capalaba Library from 9.30-11.30am. A gold coin donation is appreciated, and wool donations. Contact Rita on 0407 163 436 or go to facebook.com/MadAboutKnitting.

LUTHERAN CAR BOOT MARKET

Cnr Russell and Waterloo Sts, Cleveland, first Saturday of each month, 6am – noon. Quality goods. Sites $10.  Bookings Garry 0422 330 740.

LIONS CASH FOR CANS

The Lions Club of Redland City’s "Cash for Cans" operates 8am to 11am on the first Saturday of the month in the car park at the corner of Middle and Wynyard streets.

REDLANDS NATIONAL SERVICEMEN’S ASSOC

Meets on the first Sunday of the month from 10am in the Gallipoli Room, Cleveland RSL, corner Passage and Middle streets, Cleveland. All ex-Nashos, wives and partners are invited. Social get-together follows the meeting. Les 3821 2894.

REDLANDS EMBROIDERERS

Meets on the first Monday of the month from 6pm to 9pm and the third Wednesday of the month from 9am to 2pm at the CWA Hall, Cleveland. Rosanne 3820 2902.

BABYSIDE SOUTH RSL SUB-BRANCH

Meets on the first Tuesday of each month, at 10am, 22 Meissner Street, Redland Bay.  All present, previous serving members and war widows are welcome.  Pension advocates and welfare personnel are available. Enquires contact secretary 0418747 033, advocacy 0410 444 334 or email: subbranch@baysidesouth.com.au.

ORMISTON GARDEN CLUB

Meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 9.30am in the Christian Faith Hall, Thorn Street, Ormiston. Contact  Ann on 3207 1489.

REDLAND SENIORS NETWORK MEETINGS

First Thursday of each month at 9.30am, held at Donald Simpson Community Centre.

BYO POETRY @ LITTLE GNOME

Meets the first Thursday each month 6-8pm at Little Gnome Bookshop, 66 Florence St, Wynnum. $5 minimum drink or food order. Contact Ina 0407 179 670 hodahead@gmail.com or Kate 0400 000 968 kcostiga@gmail.com

REDLANDS LEGACY CARE GROUP

Meets in the Gallipoli Room, Redlands RSL, Cleveland on the first Friday of each month, at 10am. Transport available by phoning RSL on 3488 1199. Ruth 3286 5643.

REDLANDS BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

Meets at CWA hall Cleveland at noon on the first Friday of each month. For information about this month’s guest speaker, phone Carolyn 3820 2621 or Wendy 0437 729 188.

HEARING IMPAIRED

Meeting on the second Saturday of the month at the Donald Simpson Centre from 9.15am. Contact Paul Barnes 0414 823 543 or visit www.theda78.wix.com/rhisg-logo.

NATIONAL SENIORS VICTORIA POINT

Meets on the second Monday of the month at the Baptist Church Hall, Barcrest Drive at 9.30am.  Various speakers, information, entertainment, morning tea, day trips. All seniors welcome.  Phone Shirley Bienkiewicz 3820 7414.