COURSE PROGRAM TERM 2 2017 1 MAY 1 JULY Tutored and Social Groups Learning in the Hills Balcombe Heights Estate 92 Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills NSW 2153 Turner Building 4 Project of Hills Community Aid www learninginthehills org au
COURSE PROGRAM TERM 2, 2017   1 MAY - 1 JULY Tutored and Social Groups  Learning in the Hills Balcombe Heights Estate 92 S...
CLASS INFORMATION For more detailed information and fact sheets for each class including materials required Visit www hca org au or contact Learning in the Hills Phone 02 9639 7918 Email learninginthehills hca org au LEARNING IN THE HILLS ABOUT THE PROGRAM Learning in the Hills is a project of Hills Community Aid The leisure learning program provides a range of tutor led and social groups and classes for residents in north western and western Sydney LOCATION Classes are held at Learning in the Hills Balcombe Heights Estate Turner Buildings 4 5 92 Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills Our classes run for 9 weeks per term with the exception of Dressmaking and Quilling and enables residents to choose from a range of leisure and lifestyle hobbies arts and crafts groups and classes at very low cost TERM DATES 2017 Term 2 1 May 30 June Term 3 24 July 23 September Term 4 9 October 9 December All of our programs offer opportunities to meet new friends while learning new skills and sharing or improving existing skills in a relaxed atmosphere ENROLMENT Enrolments for term 2 will be accepted from Thursday 27 April Enrolment forms and fees must be submitted on the first day of the course Late enrolments may be accepted subject to vacancies Fact sheets for all our social and tutored classes are available at www hca org au CANTEEN MORNING TEA Monday to Friday 10 30am 10 45am LUNCH Tuesday to Thursday 11 45am 12 15 Learning in the Hills is a community initiative of Hills Community Aid Information Service Inc We acknowledge the contribution of all our Volunteer Tutors Admin and Kitchen personnel and thank them for their continued support Canteen Service Volunteers of Learning in the Hills provide a limited morning tea and lunch service from Monday to Thursday COFFEE OR TEA 1 50 CAKE 1 50 COFFEE AND CAKE 2 50 COFFEE AND MUFFIN 3 00 SANDWICHES 4 00 SOUP will be available for lunch this term
CLASS INFORMATION For more detailed information and fact sheets for each class, including materials required  Visit www.hc...
TIME TABLE Monday Pg 9 30am 12 30pm Tuesday Pg 9 00am 12 00pm Wednesday Pg 9 30am 11 45pm Thursday Pg 9 30am 11 45pm Friday Pg 9 00am 12 00pm Saturday Pg 9 00am 12 00pm Dressmaking 4 Dressmaking 4 Cake Decorating 6 Quilling 7 Patchwork and Quilting 4 Dressmaking 4 Patchwork Quilting 4 Talking Points 4 Soft Furnishing 6 Stitches 7 English Conversation 7 English Conversation 7 Painting 6 Embroidery and Fine Needlework 5 Painting All mediums 6 Painting 6 Crochet 5 Painting Oil Acrylic Watercolour Mosaics 7 Life Stories 4 6 Bobbin Lace Making 5 Games 7 Candlewick Embroidery 5 Knitting for Charity 5 9 30am 10 30am Qigong 4 Focus on History Bus Group 7 12 15pm 2 15pm 12 15pm 2 15pm 9 30am 10 30am Yoga 4 10am 2pm Knitting for Charity and Trauma Bear Knitting 1st Saturday month 5 Charity Knitting Group 3rd Saturday month 5 12 15pm 2 15pm Mahjong 7 Mahjong 7 Ikebana 7 Tai Chi 4 Cake Decorating 6 Embroidery 5 Felting 5 Soft Furnishing 6 Painting 6 English Conversation 7 Mosaics 7 Painting all mediums 6 Silk Painting 6 Tai Chi 4 12 30pm 3 30pm Dressmaking 4 n a id o c Please note no classes on Monday 12 June 6pm 9pm Dressmaking 4 Painting all mediums 6 Wednesd a 5 ju ly y Phone 02 9639 7918 Email learninginthehills hca org au 03
TIME TABLE Monday  Pg  9.30am-12.30pm  Tuesday  Pg  9.00am-12.00pm  Wednesday  Pg  9.30am-11.45pm  Thursday  Pg  9.30am-11...
HEALTH LIFESTYLE Qigong Sheng Zhen Gong 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual SEWING DRESSMAKING Dressmaking 107 8 weeks 15 casual Strengthen your physical body while balancing emotions and reducing stress Improves blood circulation and boosts the immune system Beginners to Advanced Learn the operation of a sewing machine and layout cutting construction and finishes of making garments Monday NOTE Students are welcome to attend the 9th week with no tutor and pay a social fee of 7 9 30am 10 30am 50 9 weeks 7 casual Talking Points A friendly discussion group sharing ideas on various topics current affairs history travel and health Tuesday 9 30am 11 45am Tai Chi 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Build inner harmony balance and flexibility as you learn Tai Chi Tuesday NEW Wednesday Life Stories 12 15pm 1 15pm 12 15pm 1 15pm 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Everyone has lived a unique life and everyone has a story to tell Learn how to tell your life story or the story of a loved one in an uncomplicated way using a series of worksheets and with personal assistance Thursday Yoga Monday Tuesday 1st session Tuesday 2nd session Wednesday Saturday 1st session Saturday 2nd session Patchwork and Quilting 9 30am 12 30pm 9 00am 12 00pm 12 30pm 3 30pm 6 00pm 9 00pm 9 00am 12 00pm 12 30pm 3 30pm 50 00 9 weeks 7 casual For experienced patchworkers and quilters to share skills and ideas Monday 10 00am 1 00pm Patchwork and Quilting 107 8 weeks 15 casual Learn the use of colours and fabrics how to contrast blocks rotary cutting piecing fabrics and completing quilts with batting backing and quilting layers 9 30am 11 45am 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Friday 9 00am 12 00pm Relax Rejuvenate and Replenish Our class involves a flowing Yoga with simple yet strengthening postures calming breathing techniques and relaxing meditation SOCIAL GROUP Friday TUTORED CLASS 9 30am 10 30am 04 For further information about each class visit www hca org au
HEALTH   LIFESTYLE  Qigong   Sheng Zhen Gong     86.50  9 weeks   11  casual   SEWING   DRESSMAKING  Dressmaking    107  8...
EMBROIDERY LACE MAKING KNITTING CROCHET FELTING Bobbin Lace Making 50 9 weeks 7 casual For experienced lace makers who enjoy the art of braiding and twisting lengths of thread wound onto bobbins Wednesday Felting NEW 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual 9 30am 11 45am Knitting for Charity 20 9 weeks In this class you will learn felt making with techniques that include using resists creating 3D objects joining blending colours and creating ropes A social group for people who like knitting Each term we knit or crochet for a hospital or charity Tuesday Wednesday 1 00pm 3 00pm Embroidery and Fine Needlework 50 9 weeks 7 casual A social group for people with a high level of embroidery skills who work independently to meet other likeminded people Tuesday 9 30am 11 45am 67 9 weeks 9 casual Embroidery Learn all mediums of embroidery including fine needlework stumpwork ribbon embroidery and candlewicking or join other people who enjoy the art of embroidery Thursday Candlewicking and Embroidery 50 9 weeks 7 casual Share skills with others who also enjoy Embroidery Candlewicking and Wool Embroidery Wednesday 9 30am 11 45am 12 15pm 2 15pm 67 9 weeks 9 casual Crochet Learn how to crochet a patterned scarf or blanket Experienced crocheters welcome BYO project or make a scarf with us 9 30am 11 45am Friday 9 30am 11 45am Knitting for Charity 20 year Knitting for Angel Babies Red Cross Wires and local hospitals Charity Knitting Group Knit and crochet for Westmead Hospital FIRST Saturday of month THIRD Saturday of month 2 00pm ll ass is fu10 00am 10 00am 2 00pm This cl Phone 02 9639 7918 Email learninginthehills hca org au 05
EMBROIDERY, LACE MAKING, KNITTING , CROCHET   FELTING  Bobbin Lace Making   50  9 weeks   7  casual   For experienced lace...
PAINTING 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Painting CAKE DECORATING Cake Decorating 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Beginners to Advanced Work with your choice of acrylics oils pastels or water colour pencils to learn the art of painting Cake Decorating classes offer multi level classes to cater for beginners through to those with cake decorating experience Monday Wednesday 9 30am 12 30pm Monday class is 3 hours 120 9 weeks or 15 casual Tuesday Oil Acrylic W colour 9 30am 11 45am Wednesday All Mediums 9 30am 11 45am 12 15pm 2 15pm Wednesday Evening 6 00pm 8 00pm Thursday 9 30am 11 45am Thursday 12 15pm 2 15pm Silk Painting and Dyeing 9 30am 11 45am A structured lesson with time to work on your current project Wednesday 12 15pm 2 15pm Independent cake decorating with guidance from the tutor HOME FURNISHING 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Learn the century old art of dyeing or painting on silk to design scarves and other items to use or to wear Wednesday 12 15pm 2 15pm Soft Furnishing and Upholstery 50 8 weeks 7 casual Learn the skills needed to cover lampshades cushions sofas blinds or any items around the home Wednesday 1st session 9 30am 11 45am Wednesday 2nd session 12 15pm 2 15pm n a id o c SOCIAL GROUP Wednesd a 5 ju ly y 06 For further information about each class visit www hca org au TUTORED CLASS
PAINTING   86.50  9 weeks   11  casual   Painting  CAKE DECORATING  Cake Decorating   86.50  9 weeks   11  casual   Beginn...
ARTS CRAFTS Mosaics SOCIAL GAMES 86 50 9 weeks 11 casual Games 50 9 weeks 7 casual Learn the art of assembling pieces of coloured glass beads tiles or pebbles to create beautiful images pots or boxes Join our social games group to play or learn Chess Dominos Drafts and Scrabble everyone welcome Wednesday NEW DAY Thursday 12 15pm 2 15pm 60 8 weeks 9 casual Paper Quilling The art of paper filigree Learn a modern version of the art of rolling and shaping narrow strips of coloured paper to make cards and pictures Social with support Thursday Stitches Social Morning Ikebana Japanese Flower Arranging 9 30am 11 45am 50 9 weeks 7 casual Tuesday Wednesday 12 15pm 2 15pm 12 15pm 2 15pm Focus on History Bus Group 160 8 weeks 20 casual Plus entry fees and lunch where applicable 9 30am 11 45am 60 8 weeks 9 casual Join us as we explore historical sights in Sydney and surrounding areas including churches gardens homes Full program available at Learning in the Hills Tuesday Varying times NEW English 10 9 weeks Conversation Classes Learn how to create stunning floral works in the Japanese tradition This class will introduce you to the philosophies and design concepts which are the basis of this art A Kenzan is required for this class and can be purchased through the office for 12 Thursday 50 9 weeks 7 casual Mahjong is a game of skill strategy and calculation and involves a degree of chance We play Mahjong with rules by Max Robertson Meet new friends and learn new crafts with other likeminded people Thursday Mahjong 9 30pm 11 45pm Practice reading comprehension and conversations in English with our teacher 12 15pm 2 15pm Tuesday Friday 12 15pm 2 15pm 9 30am 11 45pm NEW TIME Phone 02 9639 7918 Email learninginthehills hca org au 07
ARTS   CRAFTS  Mosaics   SOCIAL   GAMES   86.50  9 weeks   11  casual   Games    50  9 weeks   7  casual   Learn the art o...
Gallery Visit Bus Tour Book Sale Friday 16 June 9 00am departure from Learning in the Hills return around 4 00pm Saturday 29 April 9 00am 12 00pm at Learning in the Hills Join other painting students for a day out visiting the Wiseman s Ferry Gallery Morning tea at Pitt Town and lunch at Settlers Arms Inn Looking for a new book We have novels reference books and magazines craft and art books all looking for a new reader Hills Daily Grind will be serving coffee until 12pm Cost 35 per person Plus morning tea and lunch expenses Balcombe Heights Estate 92 Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills Turner Building 4 5 9639 7918 Focus on History Bus Group Volunteers Needed Term 2 Tuesday 2 May to 20 June 160 8 weeks 20 casual We are looking for volunteers who like to make a difference and support their community Our English Conversation class has grown and we need volunteers who would like to teach English to non English speaking residents Our new class will be held on Tuesdays from 12 15pm 2 15pm Plus entry fees and lunch where applicable Join us as we explore historical sights in Sydney and surrounding areas including churches suburbs gardens homes and historical sights The bus will leave from the Balcombe Heights Estate car park spaces are limited so book in early For further information please ring Bronwyn 9639 8620 or bronwynm hca org au For further information or to book a space in a workshop please ring Learning in the Hills on 9639 7918 Learning in the Hills Hills Community Aid 9 30am 12 30pm Tuesday to Thursday during term Phone 02 9639 7918 learninginthehills hca org au 9 30am 3 00pm Monday to Friday Phone 02 9639 8620 Fax 02 9686 3100 enq hca org au
Gallery Visit Bus Tour  Book Sale  Friday 16 June 9.00am departure from Learning in the Hills, return around 4.00pm  Satur...