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 Gloria 3286 4086, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 available at the Centre or visit www.donaldsimpsoncentre.com. Phone 3821 1089.
Meetings on Mondays 6pm to 6.30pm at the Koala Tavern, Capalaba. David 0439 855 894. Visit www.rotarycapalaba.org.
CALLING 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 email@example.com or David on 0415 319 166.
THERAPEUTIC SCULPTURE GROUP
Relaxing therapeutic social art group meets on Thursdays in Birkdale. Georgette 0403 128 380 or 3822 7668. Visit www.georgettesart.com.
NEW BAYSIDE HARMONY
Mixed a cappella chorus meets every Tuesday at the Cleveland Uniting Churches small hall 7-9pm. All singers welcome.
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.
At the Donald Simpson Centre every Tuesday from 4.30-6pm. $5 for members, $10 non members. Contact 3821 1089.
DSC THEATRICAL TEAM
New people wanted to join our theatrical group in 2018. Contact 3821 1089.
TAP DANCE AND JAZZ CLASS
More ladies and men sought for tap dance and jazz class at the Donald Simpson Centre every Wednesday. Contact 3821 1089.
NEW UKULELE CLASS
Starting at the Donald Simpson Community Centre Wednesdays,10-11.30am. $5 for members, $10 non members. Contact George on 0422 716 344 or the centre on 3821 1089.
Stretch-Tone-Cardio. Have Fun-Keep Fit. Sitting and standing with stretch bands. 9:30-10:30am. Monday: CWA Hall, 3 Waterloo St. Tuesday and Thursdays: Donald Simpson Centre. Phone Penny on 0407 789 745
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.
Every Thursday from 5.30 - 6.30pm at Donald Simpson Community Centre. Cost $11 for members. All ages welcome.
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.
ZUMBA GOLD CLASSES
Held at the Donald Simpson Centre every Monday 4.30pm-5.30pm, and Saturday 8am -9am. Cost is $10 for members and $12 for 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 at Alexandra Hills and Redland Bay with be closed in December and January and reopen in February 2018. Thank you to all our supporters.
Historic Ormiston House, 277 Wellington Street, Ormiston. Take a tour of the house and gardens for adult $5, child $1. Phone 0457 675 137.
U3A REDLANDS DANCE GROUP
Resumes Wednesday February 7 at 8.30am for jazz class and 9.30am for tap class at Thornlands Dance Palais, Island Outlook Road. Contact Terri on 38212498.
REDLANDS SEA DRAGONS- DRAGON BOAT CLUB
New to the area? Do you want to get fit, have fun and meet new people? How about giving Dragon Boating a try. We paddle on Saturdays and Sundays and you can come for a Free Come and Try either day. We meet at 6.15am at our Club House, 22 Meissner St, Redland Bay (look for our signs and we’re just behind the Redland Bay Men’s Shed), then 7am on the water for an hour. After the session we go for a coffee and a chat. Phone Jude on 0407 650 316.
LADIES GENTLE EXERCISE GROUP
The 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. Led by a professional personal trainer. Contact Wendy 3206 8255/0412 051 021.
U3A Theatre Troupe
Rehearsal and casting has begun for the Troupe's first show this year. This is a regal romp set in the days of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. Rehearsals are at the church hall of Faith Ormiston Christian Church, Thorn St, Thursdays at 10.30am. Phone Sue Willingham on 3348 2369.