What's on in your neighbourhood house

If there is an interest or a passion you’d like to pursue, your local neighbourhood house has a range of courses, classes and workshops to explore. Nurture a creative talent, learn a language, develop your skills or join a social group. There are options for children and teens through to the senior members of our community. Get in contact with your local house and find out what it offers.

Building resilience

Discover ways to build your ability to respond to change and setbacks in a safe and supportive environment,

When: 10am to midday, Thursdays from 18 March 2021

Alamein Neighbourhood and Learning Centre

Cost: $30 (three weeks)

Call 9885 9401 for more information.

Raja Yoga

A gentle yoga that incorporates simple stretching exercises, deep breathing, total body relaxation and meditation. Mid-term enrolments welcome.

When: Wednesdays from 10:45am to 11:45am

Ashburton Community Centre

Call 9885 7952 for more information.

Cost: contact centre

Mindfulness based stress reduction workshop

Learn evidence-based methods to relieve stress and improve wellbeing.

When: 10am to 11:30am on Friday 12 March 2021

Balwyn Community Centre

Cost: $25 (one session)

Call 9836 7942 for more information.

Coil baskets

Learn to sew fabric baskets using raw rope or colourful fabric scraps.

When:12:30pm to 3pm, Fridays from 5 March 2021

Bowen Street Community Centre

Cost: $55 (two sessions)

Call 9889 0791 for more information.

Love playing cards?

Join our social 500 card drop-in group. Suitable for experienced card players.

When: 1pm to 3pm every Friday

Camberwell Community Centre

Cost: $2 per session

Call 9882 2611 for more information.

Botanical succulent sculptures

Take home your own stunning botanical succulent sculpture

When: 10am to midday on Tuesday 23 March 2021

Canterbury Neighbourhood Centre

Cost: $110 (single session)

Call 9830 4214 for more information. 

Occasional/ sessional childcare

Facilitated by qualified early childhood educators, children enjoy a range of activities. Childcare subsidy available.

When: 9am to 2pm, Monday to Friday

The Craig Family Centre

Cost: $72 per session

Call 9885 7789 for more information.


Improve your physical and mental health

When: 8:15am to 9:15am, Tuesdays from 2 March 2021

Kew Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Cost: $80 (five weeks)

Call 9853 3126 for more information.

Smartphone photography

Take your photos from average to awesome with a professional photographer

When: 11am to 1pm, Sunday 14 March 2021

Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre

Cost: $120 (single session)

Call 9890 2467 for more information.

Wednesday Craft WIP-ettes

Bring along your work-in-progress craft project and join this group for some crafty fun.

When: 2pm to 3pm, Wednesdays from 3 February 2021.

Trentwood at the Hub

Cost: Free (eight weeks)

Call 9006 6590 for more information.