Whittlesea calendar of events

 

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Feb
4
Sat
Digital food storytelling workshop @ Creeds Farm Living & Learning Centre
Feb 4 @ 10:00 – 14:00

This workshop is primarily for Whittlesea community and school gardeners but is also open to others who are interested in documenting food stories and cultural practices. It will entail using your smartphone to create a short video. You will learn how to: plan your story; film and gather sound; and edit the film and share it. Facilitated by Digital Storytellers.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Feb 4 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Feb 4 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Bring your excess garden produce along and swap for other wonderful produce. A great way to meet others with similar garden interests. Great meals, coffee and cakes next door at Two Beans and a Farm.

Also, contact them to register your interest in leasing a plot at the community garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Feb 4 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Feb
6
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 6 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Feb
9
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 9 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Feb
11
Sat
Keeping backyard chickens @ Ganbu Gulinj Community Centre
Feb 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Maria Ciavarella, from My Green Garden, will tell you all you need to know to start keeping backyard chickens, including: what is needed to keep chooks; how to keep them safe from pests and foxes; which varieties are suitable for different purposes; and council requirements.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Feb 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Feb 11 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Feb
13
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 13 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Feb
16
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 16 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Feb
18
Sat
South Morang Farmers & Makers Market @ Civic Centre Car Park
Feb 18 @ 09:00 – 13:00

Fresh local produce cultivated by local farmers. Quality handmade products. Celebrate your community with live music, food and kids’ activities.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Feb 18 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Feb 18 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Feb
20
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 20 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Feb
23
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 23 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Feb
25
Sat
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Feb 25 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Feb 25 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Feb
26
Sun
Creeds Farm Community Garden @ Creeds Farm Community Garden, Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre
Feb 26 @ 10:30 – 12:00

There is always lots to do and any help is appreciated. Everyone welcome, even if you can’t stay long.

Click here to read about the garden.

Feb
27
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Feb 27 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Mar
2
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 2 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Mar
4
Sat
Whittlesea Garden Expo @ Whittlesea Showgrounds
Mar 4 @ 09:00 – 15:00

Guest speakers: Millie Ross, Chloe Thomson and Nathan Stewart. Around 40 stalls, including plants, flowers, pots, garden tools, garden design and garden art. Food, music and drinks.

Filled pasta with Piera @ That's Amore Cheese
Mar 4 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Learn how to make the dough from scratch and how to shape the pasta. You will be making both balanzoni (large green tortellini-like pasta filled with ricotta, mortadella & parmesan cheese) and ravioli di pesce (half- moon shaped pasta filled with mascarpone, crab meat, snapper, thyme & lemon). At the end, enjoy the pasta you have made together with a class of wine.

Host: Piera Pagnoni.

Food preservation techniques @ Kirrip Community Centre
Mar 4 @ 10:00 – 12:30

Maria Ciavarella, from My Green Garden, will cover the theory of home food preservation before the group breaks to do some cooking in the kitchen. You will take home a jar of preserves.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Mar 4 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Mar 4 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Bring your excess garden produce along and swap for other wonderful produce. A great way to meet others with similar garden interests. Great meals, coffee and cakes next door at Two Beans and a Farm.

Also, contact them to register your interest in leasing a plot at the community garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Mar 4 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Mar
5
Sun
Whittlesea Garden Expo @ Whittlesea Showgrounds
Mar 5 @ 09:00 – 15:00

Guest speakers: Millie Ross, Chloe Thomson and Nathan Stewart. Around 40 stalls, including plants, flowers, pots, garden tools, garden design and garden art. Food, music and drinks.

Mar
6
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 6 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Mar
9
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 9 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Mar
11
Sat
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Mar 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Mar 11 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Mar
13
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 13 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Mar
16
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 16 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Mar
18
Sat
South Morang Farmers & Makers Market @ Civic Centre Car Park
Mar 18 @ 09:00 – 13:00

Fresh local produce cultivated by local farmers. Quality handmade products. Celebrate your community with live music, food and kids’ activities.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Mar 18 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Mar 18 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Mar
20
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 20 @ 08:30 – 11:30
Mar
23
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Mar 23 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Mar
25
Sat
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Mar 25 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Community lunch (Mill Park) @ Mill Park Baptist Church
Mar 25 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Go and and enjoy a meal with them. Welcoming the homeless, people with dependencies, struggling families, asylum seekers, refugees, people with disabilities and anyone who just wants a good meal and a chat.

Mar
26
Sun
Ricotta festival @ That's Amore Cheese
Mar 26 @ 10:00 – 16:00

T?his event will feature huge vats of fresh hot ricotta, Italian food and drinks pop-ups, a local producer marketplace and live entertainment. For the children, there will be a petting farm and a mobile play centre.

The ready-to-eat food vendors will be B?oca Gelato, C?annoleria, C?urly Spuds, P?rimo Street Pizza, S?enza Wellness Food and T?hat’s Amore Cheese.

The drink vendors will be: Imbue Distillery, P?izzini wine bar and Stomping Ground.

The other food stalls will be Backyard Honey, Barkly Smokehouse, Battisti, Bippi, Il Baronello and Puopolo Artisan Salumi.

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