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Jun
17
Mon
Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jun 17 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jun
18
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jun 18 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jun
19
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jun 19 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jun
20
Thu
Ganache and truffles – let’s play! @ Sisko Chocolate Eastland, Shop 2126, Eastland Shopping Centre
Jun 20 @ 18:30 – 19:30

What you will learn:

  • How to temper chocolate to create a shine and crispy snap.
  • How to create ganache.
  • Let your creativity shine through as you decorate your truffles.

What you will get:

  • A box of truffles that you have handcrafted.
  • A starter pack – apron, dipping tool, chocolate, recipes.

Once you know how to temper and how to work with chocolate, your imagination will be your only limitation. They will make a ganache for the filling, revealing the small tricks that ensure a smooth outcome.

Jun
22
Sat
Grafting, pruning and espalier workshop @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Jun 22 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Facilitated by Troy Dawes of Jeltro Cottage Permaculture. Learn all about heritage fruit tree grafting including how to start an orchard on a budget, grafting multiple varieties to the one tree, grafting techniques, tools, and choosing the all-important root stock. Combine grafting and espalier techniques and you can have all the fruit you’ll ever need in the smallest of yards! Learn about summer pruning techniques versus winter pruning and wound healing.

Book by phone (9870 2602).

Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Jun 22 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Jun
23
Sun
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jun 23 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jun
24
Mon
Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jun 24 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jun
25
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jun 25 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jun
26
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jun 26 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jun
30
Sun
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jun 30 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jul
1
Mon
Fun chocolate decorating @ Sisko Chocolate Eastland, Shop 2126, Eastland Shopping Centre
Jul 1 @ 10:00 – 10:30

What you will learn:

  • How to use chocolate and sweet, salty, crunchy, colourful, gooey toppings.
  • How to decorate your own flat Easter egg.

What you will get:

  • A decorated chocolate egg in a gift box.

For 3-7-year-old children. Enjoy decorating your own delicious chocolate bar. Choose from a variety of crunchy, chewy, gooey and crisp toppings. Have fun creating your own chocolate hand print too. Included is the bright chef apron and hat set.

Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jul 1 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jul
2
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 2 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jul
3
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 3 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jul
4
Thu
Retrosuburbia book club @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Jul 4 @ 19:30 – 21:00

Are you looking to create a more sustainable life? Thinking about retrofitting your house but not sure where to start? Would you like to grow more food for your family? Go and join like-minded others to share information and ideas. They will base their discussions and learning on: information in the Retrosuburbia book and discussion notes; local people living and doping sustainability; and shared wisdom among the group.

Take a small contribution towards supper – some of your own produce would be great.

Jul
6
Sat
Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Jul 6 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Jul
7
Sun
Heathmont Farmers’ Market @ Great Ryrie Primary School
Jul 7 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jul 7 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jul
8
Mon
Fun chocolate decorating @ Sisko Chocolate Eastland, Shop 2126, Eastland Shopping Centre
Jul 8 @ 10:00 – 10:30

What you will learn:

  • How to use chocolate and sweet, salty, crunchy, colourful, gooey toppings.
  • How to decorate your own flat Easter egg.

What you will get:

  • A decorated chocolate egg in a gift box.

For 3-7-year-old children. Enjoy decorating your own delicious chocolate bar. Choose from a variety of crunchy, chewy, gooey and crisp toppings. Have fun creating your own chocolate hand print too. Included is the bright chef apron and hat set.

Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jul 8 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jul
9
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 9 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jul
10
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 10 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jul
11
Thu
Potted chocolate flowers @ Sisko Chocolate Eastland, Shop 2126, Eastland Shopping Centre
Jul 11 @ 10:00 – 10:45

What you will learn:

  • How to create your own style chocolate flower.

What you will get:

  • A gift boxed potted flower.

Create your own potted flower! Create your own chocolate petals and handcraft your own chocolate flower sitting in a pot filled with chocolate soil.

Jul
13
Sat
Croydon Farmers’ Market @ Croydon Park
Jul 13 @ 08:00 – 13:00
Tables Community Garden (Heathmont) get together @ Heathmont Baptist Church
Jul 13 @ 09:30 – 12:30

Tend to the garden together, learn new skills and share stories around the morning tea table. Anyone from the local community is welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Jul
14
Sun
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jul 14 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jul
15
Mon
Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jul 15 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jul
16
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 16 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jul
17
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 17 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jul
20
Sat
Croydon Herbal Health Crop Swap @ Croydon Herbal Health
Jul 20 @ 09:30 – 12:00

The entrance is on Plymouth Road opposite The Good Shepherd Lutheran Primary School.

Jul
21
Sun
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jul 21 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jul
22
Mon
Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jul 22 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jul
23
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 23 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jul
24
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 24 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.

Jul
25
Thu
Permaculture Design Course with Pete the Permie (12 sessions) @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Jul 25 @ 09:00 – 16:30

On 9 Thursdays and 3 Saturdays, all 9.30am-4.30pm, starting Thursday, 25th July. Book by phone (9870 2602).

Permaculture elder Pete the Permie and his team of tutors will conduct this 80 hour course covering the full PDC. The class will cover such subjects as the principles of permaculture, water, trees, soils, zones, sectors, site design, animals and the many social structures that apply. Students will be able to design a project of their choice to present to the class on the final day.

There are no prerequisites for this class. Once you have completed this course successfully, you will be entitled to use ‘permaculture’ in your business name.

Jul
27
Sat
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Jul 27 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Mushroom growing workshop @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Jul 27 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Sena will take you through how to grow your own mushrooms at home. You’ll cover everything from what mushrooms eat, cultivating, substrates, and pasteurising to propagating so you can continue on your mushroom growing journey.

Book by phone (9870 2602).

Jul
28
Sun
Community dinner (Ringwood) @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jul 28 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Their team of 50 to 60 volunteers prepares a simple, healthy two-course meal for whoever walks through their doors.

Jul
29
Mon
Community lunch (Ringwood) @ St Paul's Anglican Church
Jul 29 @ 12:00 – 14:00

A team of volunteers provide a light lunch of soup and rolls. Food parcels are also given out from donations of food items from the parish.

Jul
30
Tue
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 30 @ 18:00 – 19:30

Guests can enjoy a substantial nutritious two-course meal.

Jul
31
Wed
Community dinner (Croydon) @ St John the Divine Anglican Church
Jul 31 @ 17:30 – 19:00

The meal is provided undercover at the front of the church by either New Community Ringwood Church or UrbanLife. It consists of soup, then BBQ hamburgers with bread rolls and salad, followed by dessert (usually a selection of cakes). Tea and coffee is available through the night.