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Feb
9
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Feb 9 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Feb
16
Thu
Italian cooking (2 sessions) @ Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre
Feb 16 @ 18:00 – 21:00

The two sessions will be on Thursday, 16th February and Thursday, 23rd February, both 6-9pm.

Lucia Silverii will teach you the time-honoured techniques of southern Italian cooking. The first session will cover pasta with zucchini and tuna and lemon biscuits. The second session will cover chicken scallopine and almond biscotti.

Feb
18
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Feb 18 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Feb
19
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Feb 19 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Feb
23
Thu
Mediterranean summer cooking @ Trentwood at the Hub
Feb 23 @ 18:30 – 20:30

Arzu Yilmaz will demonstrate three dishes. This workshop will also explain the health benefits of using olive oil, garlic and fresh herbs. Don’t forget to bring containers.

Feb
28
Tue
Flavours of Middle Eastern cooking @ Hawthorn Community House
Feb 28 @ 18:00 – 21:00

Shella will welcome you with traditional tea plus tips and tricks for preparing a healthy three course Middle Eastern meal with traditional spices, ingredients and techniques. The menu will include: a summery salad with fresh herbs and vegetables; crisp saffron rice cake with chicken and aromatic spices; and pleated sheets of filo pastry, soaked and flavoured and topped with cinnamon and a sprinkle of nuts.

Mar
9
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Mar 9 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Middle Eastern cooking @ Trentwood at the Hub
Mar 9 @ 18:30 – 21:30

Try out some vegetarian Persian recipes and cook together with Shella in a hands-on Middle-Eastern cooking class experience. You will learn the fundamentals of Middle Eastern cooking with traditional ingredients and flavours, The menu: Persian summer salad with fresh herbs and vegetables; golden buttery crispy saffron rice cake layered with vegetables and aromatic spices; and pleated sheets of filo pastry, soaked and flavoured with sweetened condensed milk and topped ground cinnamon and a sprinkle of nuts.

Mar
18
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Mar 18 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Mar
19
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Mar 19 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Mar
21
Tue
Gozleme and baklava workshop @ Trentwood at the Hub
Mar 21 @ 18:30 – 20:30

Arzu will teach you how to make gozleme and baklava from scratch. Turkish coffee will be served. Includes ingredients. BYO some containers (you will be going home with what you cook, usually about 1.2 kg of baklava and 3-4 gozlemes), apron and oven tray.

Mar
28
Tue
Hot cross buns @ Hawthorn Community House
Mar 28 @ 18:00 – 21:00

Learn how to make your own hot cross buns, with organic ingredients and free from preservatives and artificial additives.

Apr
2
Sun
Cake decorating using coloured fondants @ Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre
Apr 2 @ 13:00 – 17:00

$99 if you bring your own cake or $109 if you want them to supply the cake.

Amanda will show you the basics of cake decorating using coloured fondants, teaching you how to cover a cake in fondant icing and decorate it with exploding stars. You will: level your cake; cover it in ganache and fondant; colour the fondant using your choice of colour(s); cut out shapes to use in your decoration; and wire up decorative elements.

Apr
13
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Apr 13 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Apr
15
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Apr 15 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Apr
16
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Apr 16 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Apr
29
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Apr 29 @ 08:00 – 12:30
May
11
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
May 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

May
20
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
May 20 @ 08:00 – 12:30
May
21
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
May 21 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Jun
8
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Jun 8 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Jun
17
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Jun 17 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Jun
18
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Jun 18 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Jun
29
Thu
Italian kids cooking @ Balwyn Community Centre
Jun 29 @ 16:30 – 18:30

Your child will learn how to make Italian pasta from scratch. When they are finished cooking, the group will sit down to enjoy their home-cooked dinner. Teacher: Carmela.

Jul
13
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Jul 13 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Jul
15
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Jul 15 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Jul
16
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Jul 16 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Jul
29
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Jul 29 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Aug
10
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Aug 10 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Aug
19
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Aug 19 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Aug
20
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Aug 20 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Sep
14
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Sep 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Sep
16
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Sep 16 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Sep
17
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Sep 17 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Sep
30
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Sep 30 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Oct
12
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Oct 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Oct
15
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Oct 15 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Oct
21
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Oct 21 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Nov
9
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Nov 9 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

Nov
18
Sat
Boroondara Farmers Market @ Patterson Reserve
Nov 18 @ 08:00 – 12:30
Nov
19
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Nov 19 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Dec
14
Thu
Camberwell Morning Garden Club @ Camberwell Petanque Club rooms
Dec 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Second Thursday of every month except for January and December.

2020 Speakers and topics
13 Feb: Jane Tonkin on tonkin bulbs.
12 Mar: Penny Woodward on growing garlic.
9 Apr: Jo Reitz on painting your garden.
14 May: Andrew Raper on rhododendrons.
11 Jun: Ellen Swansson on gardening through the library.
9 Jul: AGM.
13 Aug: Gerald Hughes on using technology.
10 Sep: Jill Bryant on herb trees.
8 Oct: Susan Murphy on Boroondara historical trees.
12 Nov: Club Members on their gardens.

2019 Speakers and topics
14 Feb: Liz Caspar on wicking beds.
14 Mar: Peter Allan on permaculture.
11 Apr: Ken Smithies on bee hotels.
09 May: Melissa King on gardening in pots.
13 Jun: Luke Peterson on how to bend without breaking.
11 Jul: Don Rickerby on 40th birthday celebration.
08 Aug: AGM and members’ lunch.
12 Sep: Anne Vale on heriscapes and heritage gardens.
10 Oct: Helen Lovel on Neutrog.
14 Nov: Katrina Forstner on smart composting.

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