For a full list of activities and programs available during the term, please download a copy of our Term 1 2021 brochure.


Or alternatively, check out our new 4 page A3 brochure here

Programs at Burwood Neighbourhood House

Biggest Morning Tea
 Thursday 27th May 

Gold coin donation

Bring a gold coin donation and your favourite teacup or teapot for display. All proceeds to the Cancer Council.


BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

A reminder to all students to please DO NOT attend classes if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case, if you have attended a COVID-19 exposure site listed by the DHHS, or if you are suffering from any cold or flu-like symptoms.

Burwood Neighbourhood House Food Bank

We have pre-cooked frozen meals in our freezer in addition to perishable foods out the front. Please call our office to arrange a pick-up time.

Community Lunches
 12:00pm  

Every Second Tuesday

$10
 

Meals for the community, by the community. Come and enjoy a sit-down, home-cooked lunch and a great conversation!

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Health is Wealth Wellness Workshops
 
Mindful and intuitive Eating Habits
Tuesday 4th - 11th May
1:00pm - 2:30pm

How to create nourishing, healthy, tasty. Includes meal preparation.
 

Stress and Anxiety Management Workshop
Tuesday 18th May
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Techniques to help coping with stress and anxiety. Breathing exercises, including differences between chest and belly breathing.
 

Eating for the Seasons
Tuesday 25th May
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Understanding what your body needs. Foods and recipes for the colder months.


ALL ABOVE WORKSHOPS ARE FREE!
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Meditation

Mondays 10:15am - 11:15am

Tuesdays 7:30pm - 8:30pm

19th April - 21st June
$3.50 Per session

Relax & refresh the body, mind & soul.

Kids Chess Club
Thursdays 5:30pm - 7:30pm
22nd April - 24th June

$15 per session

Come along and socialize while playing and enjoying one of the oldest and most played games. Beginners and advanced classes are available.
 

Exercise for Falls Prevention

20th April - 22nd June

Tuesdays 2:00pm - 3:00pm
9
 weeks $139.50
Early Bird $94.50

Recommended exercises by GPs to reduces the rate and risk of falls. Maintain your function, mobility and independence.

Art Class

 22nd April - 24th June

Thursdays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

28th January - 1st April

10 weeks $160 Early Bird: $110 

Come along and learn how to create a magnificent masterpiece.

Hatha Yoga

   Mondays  9:05am - 10:05am  

19th April - 21st June

9 wks $157.50 Early Bird: $112.50 (Mondays)
 

Stretches focusing on the spine to help with flexibility. Includes breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation.  

Yoga Happy Hour Fridays

Fridays 6:00pm - 7:00pm

23rd April - 25th June

FREE!

Come and enjoy a Friday night
yoga class on us!
"Take the time to make your soul happy."

Mat Pilates (all levels)

  Mondays 7:00pm - 8:00pm    

19th April - 21st June

9 weeks $185      Early Bird $135

Improve flexibility, build strength and develop core control.

What Google can do for you

   Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm    

21st May

$40
 

Come along and learn what you can do using Google! Learn about searching, how to set up a Gmail account, using Google Maps for directions and more!

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Children's Art Class

 Saturdays 9:30am - 12:30pm

Bring the kids along and have the best kids fridge art you've ever seen!

BOOKINGS ESSENITAL

Social Scrabble

Wednesdays 10:00am - 1:00pm 

21st April - 23rd June

10 weeks $60   Early Bird $40

Yes we do have scrabble dictionaries.

Come for the challenge.

Zumba for over 40s

Fridays 9.30am - 10.30am

23rd April - 25th June

10 weeks $160 Early Bird $130

Come and join the party.

Fun & fitness!!

Taking Good Photos With Your Smartphone

16th - 23rd June (Two seperate sessions)

Wednesdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
$70

Edit Your Digital Photos with Fotor

12th May & 2nd June (Two seperate sessions)

Wednesdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
$70

Swap, Shuffle and Share

First Saturday of the Month
Time: Saturdays 10:00am - 12:00pm

Meet up with other gardeners and share your knowledge, ideas, inspirations and excess produce.

 

Men's Yoga

Mondays 6:30pm - 7:30pm

19th April - 21st June
 

Chair Yoga

Tuesdays 11:05am - 12:05pm

3rd February - 31st March

Computers for Beginners

Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm   

From $15/h (Small classes min 3)

Individual Sessions from $40 p/h

Learn all the basics to get you started using a computer. Individual sessions are also available to suit your time and needs.

BOOKINGS REQUIRED.

Tai Chi

Thursdays 11.30am - 12.30pm 

22nd April - 24th June

10 weeks $145 Early Bird: $95

Improve balance, flexibility and coordiantion.

Social Walking

Wednesdays 10.30am - 11.30am 

21st April - 23rd June

$2 per session

Come and get fit! Enjoy a local walk in a group and come back to the house for tea/coffee/cold drink.

All ages welcome.

Cards Social Group

23rd April - 26th June

Fridays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

$4 per Session

Come along, make new friends, and show us your favourite card game!

Contact office for details

Bookings Essential

Ebay/Gumtree Workshop

1:00pm - 3:00pm

26th May

$40

Learn how to create an account, how to buy items and list items for sale. Declutter the house and get some extra cash for yourself, or buy gifts for family and friends!

Strength Training

Thursdays 10am - 11am
22nd April - 24th June

10 Wks $145 Early Bird: $95

Improve your body strength - fight osteoporosis.

Weights are provided.

Book Club 

1st Monday of the month   
Monday 2:30pm - 3:30pm

$3.50 per session

Come along and discuss great books with like minded friends! Our book club provides a relaxed atmosphere to meet like minded people over a cup of tea and share a common passion 

Chit and Chatter

  23rd April - 26th June

Fridays 1:30pm - 2:30pm   

$3 per session
 

Come along and socialize with other members of the community. Have a chat about current events, entertainment, or anything that interests you, over afternoon tea or coffee.

Community Bus Trips

10:00am Sharp

3rd Thurs of the month

See more of Melbourne and our community with the convenience of a bus trip!

From $25
 

Contact the house for further details regarding costs and destinations for the monthly trips.

Trips subject to change or cancellation subject to government public health measures.

Ladies Social Group 

12:30pm - 2:00pm

First Monday of the Month

$3 per session (or $15 p/a)

Meet new friends while while sharing a plate of your favourite food over lunch. Go out to new coffee trips movies, shopping trips, etc. 

Getting the best from Gmail

Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm

March 13th

$80

Learn to set up and use a Gmail account. We will cover everything from account creation and setup, to writing and filing emails.

Social Craft

Every 1st Monday of the Month

FREE!
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Do you love crafting and getting together with friends? Why not do both at the same time and join our Social Craft Club? Bring your own craft project, or do one of ours on behalf of local charities.

Introduction to Word

Tuesdays 10:00am - 12:00pm

3 weeks, 2 hours per week

$120

An introduction to Microsoft Word. Learn document sorting and how to create amazing letters and flyers.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL!

Introduction to Excel

7th - 14th May

Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm

$120

Learn how to set up your budget on a spreadsheet and much more.

Bookings essential!

Individual sessions to suit your time and needs also available.

Boroondara Toastmasters

7.30pm

1st & 3rd Thurs in month

Separate fees apply

Become the Speaker & Leader you want to be. 

Learn new skills for your personal development.

Speak confidently with Toastmasters

www.boroondara.toastmasters.org.au

ph 9808 6292

MYOB Intro or Quickbooks Intro

5th May - 9th June
7:00pm - 9:00pm

6 weeks $120

Learn data entry with this home/office accounting program.

Smartphone/Tablet Workshops

Fridays 6:00pm - 7:00pm

16th - 23rd June

$70

Come and learn the basics of your smartphone or tablet. Learn installing apps, taking photos and more!