Wellness focus at Childers Neighbourhood Centre

The Childers Neighbourhood Centre is focusing on wellness with events including a pamper evening and weaving workshop.

There is plenty on offer at the Childers Neighbourhood Centre in the coming weeks with a program focusing on wellness.

An event not to be missed is the upcoming pamper evening hosted by the Isis Child and Family Support program who believe that taking care of yourself is part of taking care of your family.

The community is invited to relax and enjoy themselves on Tuesday 12 September from 6 to 8 pm, where they can enjoy a hand massage, participate in a divination of mindfulness, make their own foot soak to take home and wander around the stalls to sample products.

The evening will also feature a nail station, prize giveaways and a selection of hot and cold food platters.

The cost is $10 on booking, which is essential by 8 September to secure your spot.

Call the centre on 4130 4690 or email cnc@bundaberg.qld.gov.au.

Other events to look out for include workshops on creating healthy lunch boxes, helping children get school ready and learning how to weave as part of the Creating Wellness program.

Healthy Lunch Boxes

Bring the kids along to hear a dietitian share information and tips on healthy eating and children’s dietary requirements and ask any questions you have about your child’s diet or eating habits.

The morning includes a free lunch box full of delicious healthy food for your child to enjoy.

When: Tuesday 29 August, 9.30 – 11.30 am

Where: Child & Family Building, 14 Hinkler Street, Childers

Cost: Free

RSVP by 25 August on 4130 4690

Pre-Prep Workshop

Prepare your child for kindy or prep in 2024 with this workshop designed to help parents and carers learn practical ways to support their child at home.

The workshop will be facilitated by Bushkids Occupational Therapist Ingrid Fourie.

When: Monday 18 September, 9.30 – 11.30 am

Where: Child and Family Building, 14 Hinkler Street, Childers

Cost: Free

RSVP by 8 September on 4130 4690

Creating Wellness – Weaving Workshops

Join Lyn Barton from Fibre and Clay by Lyn to make beautiful woven baskets using natural fibres in a selection of colours.

Guests will learn the art of basket weaving, whilst also learning about the materials they are using and can take home their started project.

Bookings are essential.

When: Tuesday 10 and Thursday 12 October, 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Where: Childers Neighourhood Centre

Cost: $10 – morning tea and take-home pack included

RSVP by Friday 6 October on 0741304690

For more information on what’s happening at the Childers Neighbourhood Centre, follow their Facebook page or email cnc@bundaberg.qld.gov.au.


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