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Jul24

LAM Marriage Workshop

Unfortunately, almost all of us enter into married life with a lack of skills and tools to help create the marriage we desire – one filled with love, intimacy, enjoyment, hope, and security. But it doesn’t have to stay that way. THERE IS HOPE. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been married a month or 20 years… We’ve all had those times of escalating conflicts, feeling hurt and frustrated toward each other, and experiencing the pain and stress of disconnection – even hopelessness at times. We understand, and LAM workshops have helped thousands of couples world-wide learn how to restore, maintain, and deepen the connection in their marriage relationship, regardless of their history. You can build, restore and protect the intimacy in your marriage by getting equipped with the right skills and tools, and learning to navigate the intricacies of marriage with God. It’s time to discover what God really intended for your marriage.

Next workshop starts: 24th July 2020 (workshop runs for 12 weekly sessions)
Registration Enquiries: loveaftermarriagebrisbane@gmail.com
Web: nothinghidden.com.au

Organisation: Nothing Hidden Ministries/Citipointe Community Care
Location: Citipointe Church, 322 Wecker Road Carindale, QLD, 4152
Date/Time: 6:45PM - 9:15PM between 24th July 2020 and 30th October 2020
Website: https://www.facebook.com/loveaftermarriagebrisbane/
Contact Name: Chris & Ivana Poulton
Contact Email: loveaftermarriagebrisbane@gmail.com
Phone: 0438 554 459
Registration Required

Course

Jul26

Virtual Park2Park

Ipswich Hospital Foundation Park2Park has a strong history and tradition for the Foundation and our community.

This year, the 16th annual Park2Park will be slightly different. With the global COVID19 pandemic, Park2Park will be going VIRTUAL. Park2Park can be completed by participants at any time over the four-week event rather than the singular Sunday in previous years. Participants can choose any distance, run it wherever they like, when they like, they can even choose a bigger run and break it up. All funds raised will be going to virtual healthcare.

Organisation: Ipswich Hospital Foundation
Location: Anywhere and everywhere
Date/Time: 12:00AM - 12:00AM between Sunday 26th July 2020 and Sunday 23rd August 2020
Website: http://www.park2park.com.au
Contact Name: Chloe Gilmour
Contact Email: park2park@ihfoundation.org.au
Phone: 1300 736 428
Registration Required

Community

Jul30

Drive For Life Stafford Needs Volunteer Mentors

Salvos Drive for Life is a positive learner driver mentoring program that helps young people who are striving to succeed.

Do you know someone with two hours a week to help a learner driver achieve their licence?
Volunteer Mentors require nothing more than their driving skills and experience to share with the learner.

Established in 2017, the program provides the cars, fuel and insurance. Mentors provide their time, experience and goodwill.

If you enjoy working with young people, or you know someone who is interested in helping young people gain independence, please consider Drive for Life!

Strict hygiene procedures are now in place for as long as necessary.

Organisation: The Salvation Army - Drive for Life
Location: 32-54 Hayward Street
Date/Time: 7:00AM - 5:00PM between 30th July 2020 and 30th September 2020
Website: https://www.youthoutreachservice.org/copy-of-drive-for-life-yos
Contact Name: Wayne Norford
Contact Email: wayne.norford@aue.salvationarmy.org.au
Phone: 0419 753 610
Registration Required

Aug11

Cereal for Coffee Cafe Event 2020

This year, we’re supporting school kids and our local cafés.

How?
Drop off a box cereal + buy a coffee at your local café.

When school breakfast clubs go back, we’ll be ready with brekky for hungry kids.

All proceeds from donations will go to the local schools and breakfast clubs. And, if you donate the cash equivalent of a box of cereal, we’ll shop for you.

Feed school kids and support local business.
#coffeewithpurpose

Organisation: Cereal for Coffee
Location: Brisbane
Date/Time: 7:00AM - 3:00PM on 11th August 2020
Website: https://www.cerealfor.coffee/cafe-event-2020
Contact Name: Philip Sargeson
Contact Email: engage@cerealforcoffee.co
Phone:

Fundraiser

Aug12

John Paul College Open Day

John Paul College is one of Queensland’s largest and most progressive independent, co-educational schools, offering an Early Learning to Year 12 educational journey. Our family-focussed boarding village accepts students from Years 7 to 12.

With a strategic vision emphasising strong traditional values, exceptional learning and dynamic teaching, our students are at the heart of a personalised learning journey based on their individual interests, talents and passions. Dedicated and caring staff support our students throughout their journey.

Located south of Brisbane, our excellent facilities include state-of-the-art learning spaces, performing arts, aquatic and sporting centres, world-class ovals and a community farm.

We have an extensive network of buses throughout the Southside and Bayside suburbs and hold regular Open Days throughout the year.

Please join us for our next Open Day, on Wednesday 12th August 2020 from 9:00 am, to experience for yourself what it is like to be part of the John Paul College community.

For more information on John Paul College, our facilities and programs please check out our website www.jpc.qld.edu.au

Organisation: John Paul College
Location: John Paul Drive, Daisy Hill QLD 4127
Date/Time: 9:00AM - 12:00PM on Wednesday 12th August 2020
Website: https://events.humanitix.com/2020-jpc-open-days
Contact Name: Melanie Scott
Contact Email: enrolments@jpc.qld.edu.au
Phone: 07 3826 3333
Registration Required

Open Day

Aug12

Ekka Strawberry Sundaes

It’s Ekka time! In partnership with The Common Good and the Prince Charles Hospital, we will be scooping up iconic Ekka Strawberry Sundaes.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and fund critical medical research!

Wednesday, 12 August 2020
10am – 5pm
$5.50 each (touchless payment preferred)
Burnie Brae Centre

The centre is right next to the community gardens, so you can eat your Strawberry Sundae in the park!

Organisation: Burnie Brae
Location: 60 Kuran St, Chermside Qld 4032
Date/Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM on Wednesday 12th August 2020
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1152777908424742/
Contact Name: Jason Skennerton
Contact Email: reception@burniebrae.org.au
Phone: 3624 2110

Community

Aug15

Wynnum Scout Troop Trivia Night

Wynnum Scout Troop Trivia Night

Come along and joining in the fun.
Entry is $20 per team up to 5

Single entry $5 children under 5 FREE

MINI GRAZING PLATTER -$15 RSVP 10.08.2020
SAUSAGE SIZZLE – $2.50
COLD DRINK – $1.50

PRE BOOK YOUR TEAM TODAY
RAFFLES, PRIZES AND FUN

Organisation: Wynnum Scout Troop
Location: 20 Bridge street Wynnum
Date/Time: 6:00PM - 10:30PM on Saturday 15th August 2020
Website: https://facebook.com/events/s/trivia-night/1606549639514318/?ti=as
Contact Name: Sarah Montgomery
Contact Email: whipandpuffa@hotmail.com
Phone: 04197966666
Registration Required

Community

Aug22

The Stafford Fair

The Stafford Fair will be a fun filled community event hosted by Stafford State School P&C. The day will be a blast for the whole family, including rides, food and drink options, stalls, face painting, Art Competition and Show and extraordinary entertainment on the stage. Come and be a part of this great family event and bring our neighbourhood together.

Organisation: Stafford State School
Location: Cnr Stafford & Webster Rd, Stafford QLD 4053
Date/Time: 10:00AM - 3:00PM Saturday 22nd August 2020
Website: https://www.facebook.com/thestaffordfair
Contact Name: Tenille Stewart
Contact Email: thestaffordfair@outlook.com
Phone: 0411047764

Fair

Oct17

Supporting Refugees Effectively

It can be difficult for refugees to transition to a different life in Australia.
You could be part of a team of volunteers who help by walking alongside simply as friends or just learning more about refugees.
Join the team from Refugee Connect at their free, Covid19 compliant, ‘Supporting Refugees Effectively’ workshop at Vineyard Brisbane West, 3 Forge Close, Sumner Park on Saturday 15th August from 8:45am registration for 9am to 5pm workshop.
Topics include;
the Refugee experience and system,
what it means as Christians to “be a good neighbour”,
communicating cross-culturally,
“the friendship model”,
and how you could volunteer or just be a better friend for a neighbour.
Register at refugeeconnect.org.au

Organisation: Refugee Connect
Location: 3 Forge Close, Sumner Park
Date/Time: 8:45AM - 5:00PM on Saturday 17th October 2020
Website: https://refugeeconnect.org.au/#workshops
Contact Name: Ken Myers
Contact Email: ken@refugeeconnect.org.au
Phone: 0421076306
Registration Required

Community