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Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House42 minutes ago
Our Nordic Pole Walking volunteer leaders are an enthusiastic bunch, raring to go with our first Nordic Pole Walking for Seniors program, starting next month!

It's not just walking with poles... It's exercise that develops strength, balance and general fitness. And each session of the program includes a warm-up and warm-down after.

For more info, contact us on communitydevelopment@cch.org.au

Thanks to support from CHIRP Community Health and funding by Musculoskeletal Australia - MSK, we're thrilled to be able to bring Nordic Pole Walking to our regions seniors for FREE!

Active Neighbourhoods for Older Australians #moveitausgrants #activeneighbourhoods #NordicPoleWalking #castlemaine
Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House20 hours ago
Hatha & Chair Yoga are back Tuesday 4th February!

Hatha Yoga: 9am-10.30am, $15 per session.
A gentle class for bodies that require special understanding, with a good warm up and easing into postures that will suit a variety of levels.

Chair Yoga: 10.35am-11.30am, $10 per session.
For those that want a form of exercise they can do in a sitting position.

**Bookings not essential, pay on the day**

Classes are led by qualified yoga instructor, Wendy Ashton.
Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House2 days ago
Council is urging everyone to continue to their good recycling habits while our waste contractor Veolia Environmental Services has suspended the processing of recyclables until further notice, due to market forces associated with recent bushfires.

Household bin collection will continue as usual, including the fortnightly collection of yellow-lidded bins. Residents are encouraged to wait until recycling bins are full before putting them out as commingled materials will be sent to landfill in the short-term.

Residents can also continue to drop off sorted recyclables such as paper and cardboard, glass bottles and jars, and steel and aluminium based materials like tins, cans and empty aerosol containers at transfer stations in Castlemaine and Maldon for recycling for free.

Council is committed to responsible waste management and will continue to work with Veolia to investigate alternatives.

We all have a role to play. Please continue to reduce, reuse and recycle to help reduce the amount of waste produced in the first instance. Read more.
Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House2 days ago
"Senior"... embrace it... run with it... do it YOUR way!

And get on board the Mount Alexander Seniors Festival Organising Committee to have your senior style represented at this year's festival 🙂
Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House3 days ago
Using traditional & experimental techniques learn to draw the human form confidently!

Over 7 weeks, students will explore a variety of mediums to open up the possibilities for dynamic drawings. Suitable for all levels of experience, beginners most welcome. All Materials Provided!!

Tuesdays, 6pm-9pm, 11th Feb to 24th March.

book now: https://cch.weteachme.com/classes/1027068-life-drawing
Castlemaine Community House
Castlemaine Community House3 days ago
Manga! We're looking for a teacher... to teach cartooning, especially Manga style, to kids!

Anyone? Get in touch via email (communitydevelopment@cch.org.au ) or pm...