Darebin calendar of events

 

Given the current coronavirus crisis, it is likely that many of these events will not actually be happening.

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Sep
30
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Sep 30 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Sep 30 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
1
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Oct 1 @ 09:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
2
Fri
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Oct 2 @ 12:00 – 13:00

Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.

Oct
3
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Oct 3 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 3 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
4
Sun
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Oct 4 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Northcote Community Gardens working bee @ Northcote Community Gardens
Oct 4 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Next to the Northcote train station.

Please bring a plate of food to share for afternoon tea if you are able to.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
7
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Oct 7 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 7 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
8
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Oct 8 @ 09:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
9
Fri
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Oct 9 @ 12:00 – 13:00

Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.

Oct
10
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Oct 10 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Northcote Food Swap @ Northcote Library
Oct 10 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 10 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
11
Sun
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Oct 11 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Oct
14
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Oct 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Oct 14 @ 12:30 – 14:30

A two course home-cooked meal is shared in their dining room with other friendly community members. Go along for company, conversation and support. A great opportunity to find out what’s available in the neighbourhood. RSVP Span Community House by phone (9480 1364) or email.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 14 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
15
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Oct 15 @ 09:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
16
Fri
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Oct 16 @ 12:00 – 13:00

Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.

Oct
17
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library.

Fairfield Food Swap @ St. Andrews Church, side garden
Oct 17 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 17 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
18
Sun
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Oct 18 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Oct
21
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Oct 21 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 21 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
22
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Oct 22 @ 09:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
23
Fri
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Oct 23 @ 12:00 – 13:00

Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.

Oct
24
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Oct 24 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Oct 24 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 24 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Oct
25
Sun
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Oct 25 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Oct
28
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Oct 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Reservoir) @ Reservoir Neighbourhood House
Oct 28 @ 12:00 – 13:00

‘Jen the chef’ makes meals which always includes a main and dessert. Why not go down and join in, eat something, and have a chat with some new friends.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 28 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Preston Garden Club @ Preston Shire Hall
Oct 28 @ 20:00 – 22:00

Fourth Wednesday of every month except for December.

2019 speakers and topics
23 Jan: Plant/flower ID quiz.
27 Feb: Maria from Ivanhoe Garden Club on flower arranging.
27 Mar: Janine Kay on geraniums and pelargoniums.
24 Apr: Ian Banks-Smith on roses.
22 May: Rebecca from Holman Industries Irrigation Systems.
26 Jun: Vince from Bunnings.
24 Jul: AGM.
28 Aug: Andrew from Richgro Garden Products.
25 Sep: Kirsten Macleod from Compost Depot on compost.
23 Oct: Angelo from BAAG on permaculture.
27 Nov: Christmas Breakup.

Oct
29
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Oct 29 @ 09:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nonna & Mum’s homestyle cooking class @ Furlan Club
Oct 29 @ 19:30 – 22:30
Oct
30
Fri
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Oct 30 @ 12:00 – 13:00

Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.

Oct
31
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Oct 31 @ 10:00 – 12:00