Workshops

A Workshops – Friday 11th October 3pm – 4pm

Strathalbyn History Walk

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Join Caroline, the coordinator of the Strathalbyn History Group on an interesting walk from High Street,

Carolyn’s Chemo Caps

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Join Carolyn and her team and hear the amazing story of this project, watch them work,

“I Just Didn’t Think Of It”- Creative Ways to Engage Interest in Agriculture

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Belinda is a Director and Senior Project manager with AgCommunicators and amongst many other roles, has

Come & Learn Tunisian Crochet

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Tunisian crochet. Part knitting, part crochet and immensely satisfying. It is very easy to learn and

Taste of Antiques in Strathalbyn

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Linda will introduce you to the collection at their business All In Good Time Antiques. She

Kenny Blake – the story and the statue

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Learn the story behind this amazing piece of work and the man who inspired it. Kenny

Creative Gift Wrapping

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Join us at Ella Jane for this fun-filled workshop to learn some exciting and creative

A Guided Stroll through Collectable Classics

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Join passionate car enthusiast Graham as he talks you through the wonderful stock at Collectable Classics,

History Walk on High Street

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Let Kathy Gambling, co-author of the award winning ‘Strathalbyn’s High Street’ take you for a walk

Treat yourself to a 15 minute Neck & Shoulder massage

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Let Michelle and Mandy get rid of those knots and release the tension in your neck

The Commercial Hotel hosts a Coopers Beer Tasting

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Great SA brewer Coopers presents a taste of some of their finest. Accompanied by a bite

Australian Lions Hearing Dogs

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An introduction to Australian Lions Hearing Dogs and a demonstration from one of the dogs currently

Magical Entertainment with Rich Tieger

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Rich will entertain and delight you with some magic, some comedy and some balloons!   Held in

Gluten Free – the journey & some directions

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Sue and Joy have teamed together to bring you this informative session. It will be

B Workshops – Saturday 12th October 11am – 12.30pm Short

Occupational Therapy, have you heard of it?

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In this interactive workshop you will be introduced to what Occupational Therapy (OT) is all about

Introduction To Belly Dancing

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Start wiggling  those hips and join in this great fun workshop with Belly Dancing devotee for

Wild 4 Lilies

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Wild 4 Lilies members, in the spirit of ‘have a go” are offering this enjoyable craft

Writing Creative Non Fiction

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Best-selling author Liz Harfull is passionate about telling the stories of regional Australia, its people, communities,

Plant Propagation

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Learn how to propagate plants with ease. The tutor will cover different methods used to pre-treat

Make and Decorate 2 Tiny Houses

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Kits will be supplied ready for you to put together two tiny houses and decorate them

From Pantry to Plate (Vegetarian)

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Interested in learning how to prepare and taste some delicious vegetarian dishes? Jane is a long

Understanding and Using your Camera – Basic Camera Skills

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Brian has been an avid photographer forever and is President of the Strathalbyn and Districts Camera

Essential Oils for Emotional Wellness

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Ever wondered what essential oils are all about?  In this workshop you will learn how essential

Wonderful Ways with Watercolours

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Explore the exciting qualities of watercolour paints in this relaxed workshop which is suitable for absolute

Warmed Up Creativity – Glass Flame Work Demonstration

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Karyn from Artisans at Heart will demonstrate how she melts glass to make miniature vessels and

Success in Succession

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As a Family and Business adviser Jo will provide an introduction to what is Succession for

Practical Reiki and Meditation for Health and Wellbeing

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What is Reiki and how does it work? Learn the practical applications of Reiki and how

Introduction to Family History Research

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Do you want to know about your family’s history. Where to start? Where to find information?

Flower Essence Remedies for Emotional Harmony

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Find out about the benefits of flower essences; what emotional states and personality types can benefit

Birds, Bees, Bats and Citizen Science

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Coordinated by the Natural Resources Centre in Strathalbyn a team from The Department of Environment and

Silk Painting

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Using specific paints for silk participants will paint 2 scarves. Explore colour, design, simple techniques.  No

Chiffon Flower Brooch

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In this workshop with Judith, you will learn the technique of proddy rugmaking (probably the oldest

French Inspired Card and Gift Set to Make

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Learn to use stamping and watercolour techniques using distress and archival inks, alcohol markers and fussy

Understanding Worms

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Aspects of worm biology will be discussed linking that to setting up and managing a home

So Do You Really Want To Be A Councillor?

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This interactive workshop with Lorraine, who has been a councillor for 30 years with 12 as

South Australian Aboriginal Languages

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If you are interested in South Australian history and reconciliation, Clara, a research fellow for the

Empowering Employment (Own Transport)

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This is an interactive workshop held at Maxima,19 Albyn Terrace, with experts in the field of

Crochet a Fast Beanie

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Now is the perfect time, if you’ve never picked up a crochet hook before you can

Floral Art for your Home

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Strathalbyn Floral Art Society has just celebrated it’s 60th birthday and is considered one of the

Art Encounter (Own Transport)

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Visit the Stationmaster's Gallery, housed in a lovely historic railway building, this is a Community gallery

Cemetery Tour (Own Transport)

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A tour of the historic Strathalbyn cemetery, opened in 1856 - interesting and amusing stories of

Talinga Grove – Olives and more (Own Transport)

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Three generations of our family live and work on our land where we grow and hand

Sacred Grove (Own Transport)

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Sacred Grove encapsulates Ancient Encounters with three of Australia’s finest medicinal plants on a certified organic

Explore Strathalbyn’s Heritage (Own Transport)

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What’s a Furphy, a Tip Dray, the “Solar Flare”? The former police station (built 1858) and

C Workshops – Saturday 12th October 11am – 3pm Double

Women’s Confidence, Growth & Relationship Building Through Horses (Own Transport)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 11am - 3pm This experience is a collaboration between 3 local, rural women,

Milang History, Railway Museum Experience and more (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 11am - 3pm In the nineteenth century Milang was a busy river port. Between

Wines & More (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 11am - 3pm Kimbolton, run by 5th generation vignerons, the wines are sourced

Clayton Bay by Land and Water (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 11am - 3pm Clayton Bay Foreshore Walking Trail and a cruise on the

D Workshops – Saturday 12th October 1.30pm – 3pm Short

Wool and Worms

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If Ewes have worms, you won’t get wool! Well you will-just less of it and other

Preparing For an Adventure Greater Than the Normal Holiday

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Do you fancy leaving your daily life behind and hitting the road as a Grey Nomad

Wild 4 Lilies

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Wild 4 Lilies members, in the spirit of ‘have a go” are offering this enjoyable craft

Blue Zone: 9 secrets to Living a Healthy Long Life

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If you were going to invest in your future best self, where would you put your

A Bit of History – Glenbarr Homestead (Own Transport)

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Glenbarr is a heritage listed homestead set on 35 acres of gently undulating farming land alongside the meandering Middle Creek.

Learn How to De-stress and Relax with Hypnosis

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Christine has had a lengthy career in Adult education but when she was introduced to Neuro

The Secret Art Of Recipe Writing

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Writing recipes that enable people to successfully reproduce grandmother’s fruit cake or the delicious dish you

Success in Succession

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As a Family and Business adviser Jo will provide an introduction to what is Succession for

Practical Reiki and Meditation for Health and Wellbeing

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What is Reiki and how does it work? Learn the practical applications of Reiki and how

Introduction to Family History Research

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Do you want to know about your family’s history. Where to start? Where to find information?

Flower Essence Remedies for Emotional Harmony

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Find out about the benefits of flower essences; what emotional states and personality types can benefit

Birds, Bees, Bats and Citizen Science

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Coordinated by the Natural Resources Centre in Strathalbyn a team from The Department of Environment and

Silk Painting

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Using specific paints for silk participants will paint 2 scarves. Explore colour, design, simple techniques.  No

Chiffon Flower Brooch

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
In this workshop with Judith, you will learn the technique of proddy rugmaking (probably the oldest

French Inspired Card and Gift Set to Make

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Learn to use stamping and watercolour techniques using distress and archival inks, alcohol markers and fussy

Understanding Worms

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Aspects of worm biology will be discussed linking that to setting up and managing a home

So Do You Really Want To Be A Councillor?

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This interactive workshop with Lorraine, who has been a councillor for 30 years with 12 as

Gardening The Mediterranean Way

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In this workshop you will learn all about the basics of garden design, plant characteristics and

South Australian Aboriginal Languages

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If you are interested in South Australian history and reconciliation, Clara, a research fellow for the

Neck and Shoulder Massage

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 Book your 15 minute session, with complementary therapist Robyn. This is a seated and clothed session

Compiling a Book on History & Enter into Computer

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From a beginner’s experience, you will learn  search, record, interview and quoting. Set up as a

Sashiko Embroidery – a Japanese Technique (Own Transport)

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Learn how to do Japanese embroidery at the Strath Sewing and Quilting Shop on Rankine Street.

Empowering Employment (Own Transport)

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This is an interactive workshop held at Maxima,19 Albyn Terrace, with experts in the field of

Crochet a Fast Beanie

14 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   2   /   Read More
Now is the perfect time, if you’ve never picked up a crochet hook before you can

Floral Art for your Home

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Strathalbyn Floral Art Society has just celebrated it’s 60th birthday and is considered one of the

Visit 3 Historic Churches-Guided Tour

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Meet at St Andrews for a self -drive or quick walk to 3 local churches. Hear

Come’n’Try Archery (Own Transport)

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This Come’n’Try session will be fully supervised by registered Archery Coaches. You will be taught the

E Workshops – Saturday 12th October 1.30pm – 5pm Double

Understanding Sheepdogs, Stockmanship and Basic Training (Own Transport)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm This workshop is situated at Angas Plains, a thirteen minute

Cooking From Scratch With The Thermomix

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Jessica from the Adelaide Hills Thermomix team will demonstrate the

Strategies for a Life That Thrives

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Sharlene is a founding member of the Healing Through Love

Strathalbyn Woodshed (Own Transport)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm The Strathalbyn Woodshed started in 2004 as a council initiative

Bushfire Ready

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm In this informative and interactive powerpoint presentation, Jackie assists participants

Singing For Pleasure

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Do you love to sing in the shower? The ladies

Strathalbyn’s Garden Delights (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Travel by bus to five lovely, award winning Strathalbyn gardens,

Cruising the Creek Winery Tour (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Langhorne Creek is one of Australia’s oldest wine regions in

Bird Lover’s Delight – Tolderol Game Reserve Wetlands (Bus Tour)

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DOUBLE WORKSHOP 1.30pm - 5pm Tolderol Game Reserve Wetlands is one of the premier bird-watching

F Workshops – Saturday 12th October 3.30pm – 5pm Short

Wool and Worms

25 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
If Ewes have worms, you won’t get wool! Well you will-just less of it and other

Preparing For an Adventure Greater Than the Normal Holiday

18 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Do you fancy leaving your daily life behind and hitting the road as a Grey Nomad

Introduction To Belly Dancing

18 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Start wiggling  those hips and join in this great fun workshop with Belly Dancing devotee for

The Mental Health Toolbox and Why This Can be Fun

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
The focus will be to build a concept of a Mental Health Toolbox. Also talk about

Herbs, Varieties and Uses (Own Transport)

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A discussion around the importance of using herbs in our everyday life. Try different varieties of

Plant Propagation

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Learn how to propagate plants with ease. The tutor will cover different methods used to pre-treat

The Secret Art Of Recipe Writing

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Writing recipes that enable people to successfully reproduce grandmother’s fruit cake or the delicious dish you

Practical Reiki and Meditation for Health and Wellbeing

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
What is Reiki and how does it work? Learn the practical applications of Reiki and how

Introduction to Family History Research

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Do you want to know about your family’s history. Where to start? Where to find information?

Birds, Bees, Bats and Citizen Science

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Coordinated by the Natural Resources Centre in Strathalbyn a team from The Department of Environment and

Silk Painting

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Using specific paints for silk participants will paint 2 scarves. Explore colour, design, simple techniques.  No

So Do You Really Want To Be A Councillor?

14 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
This interactive workshop with Lorraine, who has been a councillor for 30 years with 12 as

Crochet a Fast Beanie

14 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   2   /   Read More
Now is the perfect time, if you’ve never picked up a crochet hook before you can

Floral Art for your Home

14 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Strathalbyn Floral Art Society has just celebrated it’s 60th birthday and is considered one of the

G Workshops – Sunday 13th October 9am – 10.30pm Short

Introduction To Belly Dancing

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Start wiggling  those hips and join in this great fun workshop with Belly Dancing devotee for

Encourage and Identify Birds in your Garden

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Rose has been interested in birds since her childhood and in this workshop, she will share

A Look At Astrology

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Monika is a professional astrologer with 20 years experience and this workshop will cover the basics

Yoga

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An authentic general-level yoga class, catering for all levels of experience and abilities. Led by Emily

Photographing Farms for Posterity

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We will discuss how wide we need to spread our recording of farm life. Posterity –

Self Compassion and Gratitude

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The workshop will explore the importance of gratitude and self compassion in our everyday wellbeing.  It

All about Attitude T’ai Chi with Jen

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All About Attitude - Simple Tai Chi to take into everyday routines Gentle facial – self

On the Tools with Rose Squire – Plumbing

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Learn how to take apart a standard compression domestic tap, replace ‘O’ rings, washers and re-seating

Gardening without Poisons

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Organic solutions to weeds, pests and disease. Learn about organic treatments for weeds, pests and diseases

Property Transactions – Conveyancing Explained

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When do you need a Conveyancer?  Transactions explained and the process required for transferring property. Q&A

The Mental Health Toolbox and Why This Can be Fun

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
The focus will be to build a concept of a Mental Health Toolbox. Also talk about

Herbs, Varieties and Uses (Own Transport)

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
A discussion around the importance of using herbs in our everyday life. Try different varieties of

Writing Creative Non Fiction

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Best-selling author Liz Harfull is passionate about telling the stories of regional Australia, its people, communities,

Warmed Up Creativity – Glass Flame Work Demonstration

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Karyn from Artisans at Heart will demonstrate how she melts glass to make miniature vessels and

Success in Succession

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
As a Family and Business adviser Jo will provide an introduction to what is Succession for

Silk Painting

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
Using specific paints for silk participants will paint 2 scarves. Explore colour, design, simple techniques.  No

Chiffon Flower Brooch

15 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
In this workshop with Judith, you will learn the technique of proddy rugmaking (probably the oldest

Empowering Employment (Own Transport)

14 Jun 2019   /   0 Comment   /   0   /   Read More
This is an interactive workshop held at Maxima,19 Albyn Terrace, with experts in the field of