2021

Majura Women’s Group Program

Providing opportunities for friendship and creative outlet for women with young children. Come along on Wednesdays during school term from 9.30am to 12:30. We meet at the Downer Community Centre. Low cost childcare provided. New members are always welcome.

Please note that presently due to Social Distancing Regulations we will have to cap our numbers at some point. Places will be on a first come first served basis each week. Please make yourself familiar with current ACT Health Recommendations before attending.  You are required to checkin using the CBR app.

Term 1 2021

Wednesdays

3rd February

 

Welcome session and Games

Welcome to Majura Women’s Group for 2021! Join us for a fun introduction and games session!

All welcome

10th  February

 

T Shirt Decorating

Today we will break out the puffy paints to decorate shirts. We have a number of small shirts in different sizes but you’re welcome to BYO also.

 All welcome

16th  February

 

UFO- Unfinished Objects

Bring an item that you haven’t quite managed to find time to finish. Be it an earlier craft project from this term, or something of your own. Enjoy some uninterrupted time to Get Stuff Done!

All welcome 

24th February

 

Paper Craft

This week we welcome back Anne from Close to My Heart for a fabulous session of paper craft. Bring photos with you, or you can add them later.

 All welcome

3rd March

 

Decorated Tote Bags

Come and join us as we jazz up some tote bags. Make your bag show off your personal style!

  All welcome

10th March

 Terrariums

Judy our committee member will help us create a beautiful terrarium.

Members only event, please book in via EventBrite

17th March

 

Calligraphy

Join us to work on your calligraphy skills and learn to create beautiful written art.

  All welcome

24th March

Zumba with Naomi

Join us for the final session of the year, as we go out with a high energy Zumba party with Naomi!

All Welcome 

31st March

Pilates with Belinda

Join us for a session of stretching and strengthening with Belinda from Body Intelligence. All are welcome to attend the session but the Pilates will not be suitable for pregnant participants.

All welcome 

Term 2 2021

Wednesdays

21st April

9:30am

Internet Safety with ThinkUKnow 

Our children are growing up with a very different level of access to the internet than previous generations. We’re really looking forward to welcoming ThinkUKnow for a discussion about how we can keep our kids safe online.

All welcome.

28th April

9:30am

 Perinatal Wellbeing Centre

This week we will be having a discussion about parenthood and mental health, and hearing about the services of the Perinatal Wellbeing Centre. After this discussion we will make some Playdough to take home. All welcome

5th May

9.30am

Postpartum Exercise with Empower Exercise Physiology and Canvas Art

Today we welcome Tori who will be elaborating on the benefits of postpartum exercise. Afterwards we will run a short session applying one of our photos to a canvas. Bring an 8 x 10 inch photo, or alternatively you can email one to us for printing, the week before the session.   All welcome

12th May

9.30am

Staying Warm for Less with ACTSMART

ACTSMART are a wealth of energy efficiency information for us in the ACT. This week they will be talking to us about how to keep your home warm for winter without breaking the bank. A win for your pocket and the environment!  All welcome

19th May

9.30am

 Yoga and Meditation

Stretch,  relax,  and learn to de-stress as we learn some yoga and meditation techniques. Bring a yoga mat and drink bottle. All welcome

26th May

9.30am

 Self Defence with Mara

This week we are pleased to welcome back our former member Mara, from Turnbull Marrtial Arts Academy, who will be leading us in a practical session of Self Defence

 All welcome

2nd June

9.30am

Paper Craft with Anne

Always a favourite session, Anne from Close to My Heart will be back to teach us more of her many papercraft skills.   All welcome

9th June

9.30am

 Exercise with SistaPT

Come ready for a workout as we have a fabulous exercise session with lovely Linda from SistaPT. Linda’s sessions are always lots of fun. Don’t forget your drink bottle!

All  Welcome

16th June

9.30am

Crochet

Two of our very talented committee members, Sarah and Kat, will be leading us through this introductory session of crochet.   All welcome

23rd June

9.30am

Shoe Decorating

Finishing up term two we’ll be having a go at decorating shoes! We will provide some pairs of canvas shoes but you are also welcome to BYO

All Welcome

Term 3 2021

Wednesdays

14th July

9:30am

Planter Stands 

Join us for some handywoman carpentry as we assemble stylish planter stands.

EVENT BRITE EVENT: Limited tickets available for members only.

21st July

9:30am

 Adult Drama / Improvisation

Explore your inner dramatic side, as we try out a lesson of drama and improvisation, it is sure to be an entertaining morning. All welcome

28th July

9.30am

Line Dancing with Julie

We are delighted to welcome back Julie from National Capital Bootscooting. We always have a fabulous time learning to line dance with Julie.   All welcome

4th August

9.30am.

Acrylic Pour

Join us to try out the beautiful art of acrylic pour.

EVENT BRITE EVENT: Limited tickets available for members only.

11th August

9.30am

 Zumba with Naomi

It is always a party when we Zumba with Naomi! Come along and have a go, all are welcome to this fun filled high energy session. Don’t forget your drink bottle! All welcome

18th August

9.30am

 Coaster Tile

This week we will be making a set of coaster tiles.

 All welcome

25th August

9.30am

 STEM Kits and AGM

Find your inner scientist and join us for some solar powered fun. This session will be followed by our Annual General Meeting.    All welcome

1st September

9.30am

 Tie Dye 

We’ll be embracing the colourful spirit of the sixties this week as we get groovy with tie dye techniques.

All  Welcome

8th September

9.30am

Unfinished Objects 

Choose your own adventure this week! Bring along an unfinished project or find something to do in the cupboard. Enjoy some uninterrupted time to get things done.   All welcome

15th September

9.30am

Paper Craft with Anne from Close to My Heart

Finishing up term three we have the perennially popular activity of Paper Craft with lovely Anne, from Close to My Heart

All Welcome

Supported by the Act Government