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  • There's something for everyone at our local neighbourhood centres - youth groups, kids activities, seniors activities, arts & crafts, social groups, support groups, exercise classes and groups, short courses (eg computer skills).

    Contact your local centre, browse our Term 4 What's On schedule below or check out our calendar of Council and community events.

    YOUTH GROUPS

    Colyton Youth Space

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Youth Drop-In and Youth sports activities @ Colyton Neighbourhood Centre (12-17years) Tue 3 - 5pm FREE 9834 2708

    Cranebrook – NCNS Youth Hub

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Sports Afternoon @ NCNS Youth Hub Wed 3.30 – 5.30pm Free 0415994904
    Laundry facilities, food parcels, shower facilities, D&A outreach service, youth workers, advocacy, referral, assistance with homework & projects, computer access, free wi-fi Mon - Thurs Anytime please call Free 0417498918

    Erskine Park Youth Space

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Youth Drop In @ Erskine Park Community Centre

    (12-17 years) incorporating Young Man’s Cave Program

    Fri 3 - 5pm FREE 9834 2704
    Girls Space Program over six weeks (12-17 years) Fri 3 - 5pm FREE 9834 2704

    North St Marys Youth Space

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Youth Drop In @ Nth St Marys Neighbourhood Centre

    (12-17 years)

    Wed 3 - 5pm FREE 9834 2704

    Penrith Women’s Health Centre

    Activity Day Time Cost phone

    NCNS Nepean Young Pregnancy Support group (NYPS)

    For young women under 24years, Antenatal appointments, social worker, guest speakers, referral & support, belly moulds

    Tues 10 am – 12pm Free 0417498918
    Baby Bootie Club – for young women under 24 years with babies, craft, singing, reading, referral & support – NCNS & Gateway Tues 1-3pm Free

    0417498918

    0417174343

    St Clair Youth Space

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Youth Drop In (12-18 years) incorporating the Garage Music Program Room and Games Club

    Mon &

    Wed

    3 - 6pm FREE 9834 2704
    Learning Lounge Homework Help – Grades 7-12 Tue 3.15 -4.15pm FREE 9834 2704

    Werrington Youth Space

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Youth Drop-In @Werrington Youth Centre

    Mon, Wed

    & Thu

    3 - 6pm FREE 4732 1562

    KIDS ACTIVITIES

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Roobys REaDing Tree Tue 9.15 - 10.15am FREE 9188 9065

    Cranebrook

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Breakfast Club for all school children Mon - Fri 7.30 - 8.45am FREE 4729 0442
    Paint Cranebrook REaD – Braddock Public School Wed 8.30 – 9.30am FREE 4729 0442

    Braddock Playtime

    Families with children from 0-5 years

    Mon 9.30 – 11.30am FREE 4729 0442

    National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day

    Thursday, 4 August 2016

    Thu 10.30 – 1.30pm FREE 4729 0442
    Monthly Fun Afternoon for Kids with a Disability and their families Last Tue 3 – 4.30pm FREE 4729 3907
    Aboriginal Supported Playgroup Fri 10 - 12pm FREE 4729 3907
    Aboriginal Immunisation Clinic - Fortnightly Fri Contact for time FREE 4729 3907
    Baby Clinic – Drop in Baby Health Checks - Fortnightly Fri 10 - 12pm FREE 4729 0442
    Early Intervention Screening Service (Lapstone) Every 2nd Month By Appt. FREE 4729 3907
    Walan Mahlee – Aboriginal Children’s Dance Group Fri 3.30 -5.30pm FREE 4729 3907

    Erskine Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Kids Drama (8-12yrs) Tue 4 - 5pm $6 9834 3006
    Krafty Kids (5-12yrs) Wed 3.30 -4.30pm $5 9834 3006

    Kingswood Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Paint Kingswood Park REaD – Kingswood Park Public School Tue 8.30 – 9.30am FREE 4729 0442
    After School Activities (5-12 years) – Kingswood Park Public School Tue 3 - 4.15pm FREE 4729 0442





    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Kids Craft (5-12 years) Tue 3 - 4.30pm $3 9673 3908
    Mobile Playvan Wed 9.30-11.30am FREE 9673 3908
    Duplo Club (4-8 years) Mon 3.30 - 4.45pm FREE 9673 3908
    North St Marys Out of School Care (during school terms) Mon - Fri TBC Fees apply 9623 0331
    North St Marys Vacation Care (during school holidays) Mon - Fri TBC Fees apply 9623 0331
    North St Marys Pre-School (during school terms) Mon - Fri 9 - 3pm Fees apply 9623 0331

    Transition to School Group for Aboriginal Children

    (2-5 years, must be toilet trained). Gulyangarri Room Shalvey Public School

    Tue & Wed 9am – 1pm FREE 0419098034

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Munchkins Playgroup Mon 10 - 12pm $3 0432729732

    St Clair (Youth Centre)

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Learning Lounge: Tutoring Service grade 3-6 (bookings essential Tue 4.30 - 6pm FREE 9834 2708

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Aboriginal Supported Playgroup Mon 10 – 12pm FREE 4729 0442

    ARTS AND CRAFTS

    Erskine Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Sewing Group Fri 10 - 12.30pm $12 9834 3006

    Kingswood Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    The Nine Patch Quilters Thu 10 - 2pm $70 4730 4204

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Craft ‘N’ Chat Group Mon 10.30 -1.30pm $4 9673 3908
    Women’s Quilting Wed 10.30 – 1.30pm $4 9673 3908
    Women’s Craft Social Group Thu 10.30 -12pm $3 9673 3908

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    South Creek Needle Art Tue 9.30 -1.30pm FREE 9673 2169
    Folk Art Fri 10 - 12pm $2.50 9673 2169
    Pottery Class Fri 10 - 12pm Call for cost 9673 2169
    Art Classes Wed 12.30 – 2.30pm Call for cost 9673 2169
    Kids Art Class – Expression of Interest

    Fri

    Sat

    4 - 6pm

    11- 1pm

    Call for cost 9673 2169
    Encore Historical Costume Making Group Fri fortnightly 10am-12pm Gold Coin donation 9673 2169

    St Clair

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Creative Craft Club – BYO craft to work on Mon 10.00 – 12.30pm $3 9834 2708

    Werrington

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Card Making Group Thu 10.00 – 12.00pm

    $15.00 first session

    $5.00 thereafter

    9834 2708

    SOCIAL GROUPS

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Book Club Wed monthly 4.30 – 6pm Gold coin donation 9188 9065
    Team Colyton Community group 1st Tue of the month 6pm – 8.30pm FREE 9188 9065

    Cranebrook

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Make Time Women’s Group (free child care) Tue 9.30 - 11.30am FREE 4729 0442

    Koori Cuppa Time (free child care and free transport)

    Fortnightly

    Wed 10 - 12pm FREE 4729 3907

    Cambridge Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Wanderers Social Group (meet at Cambridge Park Shops) 2nd Fri of the month Meet at 8.15 $14.00

    Shirley

    0402 490 599

    Emu Heights

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Little Rebels Thu

    9.30-

    11.30am

    $3 per week+

    M’ship

    1800 171 882
    Mighty Mites Tue 10 - 12pm

    $3 per week+

    M’ship

    1800 171 882
    Nepean Giggles Wed 9.30 – 11.30am

    $3 per week+

    M’ship

    1800 171 882

    Glenmore Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    “Taste of Everything” Workshops for Women Thu 9.30 -11.30 Cost varies 4729 0442

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Ukulele Group

    Thu

    monthly

    1.00pm – 3.00pm Gold Coin 9673 3908
    Shared Reading Group – Expressions of Interest TBC TBC TBC 9673 3908

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    AA-Sober Living Mon 6 - 7pm FREE 4721 8520
    Al-Anon Family Support Group Tue 7.15-9.15pm FREE 4721 8520
    Western Sydney GrandCarers 1st and 3rd Fri 10.30 -1.30pm FREE 0403 151 414

    St Clair

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Community Friends Social Group Fortnightly

    NEW MEMBERS WANTED

    Tue 12.00 - 2pm Varied 9834 2708

    Cecil’s Place -St Clair Men’s Shed –

    Fortnightly

    Wed 12.00 - 2pm

    $5.00

    For BBQ

    Lunch

    9834 2708

    Greening and Growing Garden Group

    Fortnightly

    Wed 12.00 - 2pm FREE 9834 2708

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Women’s Purse Group Mon 10 - 12pm FREE 9673 2169

    St Clair Youth Centre

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Young Bloke’s Group (18-24 years) Tue 6.15-8.15pm FREE 9834 2708

    PARENTS & CARERS

    Cranebrook

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Aboriginal Carers Group

    Monthly

    1st Mon 10 - 12pm Free 4729 3907

    Mootang Tarima (living Longer)

    Monthly

    Fri Ring for time FREE 4729 3907

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Pregnancy Care Clinic Tue By appointment FREE 9673 3908
    Community Nurse – free health checks for babies and toddlers Wed 10.00am – 11.30am FREE 9673 3908
    Child and Family Counselling Fri By appointment FREE 9673 3908
    Young Parents Network Fri 10.00am – 12.00pm FREE 9673 3908

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    ADHD Parent Support Group – Evening

    Monthly

    3rd Mon 7.30 – 9.30pm FREE 0409 986 121
    Western Sydney GrandCarers 1st & 3rd Fri 10.30-1.30pm FREE 0403151414

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Western Sydney Family Referral Service – Outreach Service Mon 9am - 4pm FREE 1300 403 373

    Werrington

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Carer’s Support Group for Carers 18+ 2nd Mon 11am – 1pm FREE 9673 6133
    Caring for Carer’s Pamper Day

    Monday

    17th October

    10 am – 2pm FREE 9673 6133

    EXERCISE

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Walking Group Mon 8.30 – 9.30am FREE

    9623 5436

    Gaye

    Gentle Exercise Class Mon 11.30 – 12.30pm $5 9188 9065

    Emu Plains

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Tai Chi Tue 1.30- 2.30pm $3 0431 149 131

    Glenmore Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Gentle Exercise Wed 9.15-10.15am $5 4733 1499

    Kingswood Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Gentle Exercises Fri 9 - 10am $6 4721 0507
    Yoga Mon 9 - 10am Call for Cost 4721 5600
    Yoga Tue 9.15 -11.15 am Call for Cost 4721 5600
    Yoga Tue 6.45-9.15pm Call for Cost 4721 5600

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Heartmoves Mon 10 -11am $5 9673 3908
    Heartmoves Thu 9 - 10am $5 9673 3908

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Heartmoves Mon 8.30 -9.30am $5 4721 8520
    Heartmoves Fri 8 - 9am $5 4721 8520

    St Clair

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Gentle Exercise Class Tue 10.30 -11.30am $5 9834 2708
    Pilates Wed 9.30am – 10.30am $8 9834 2708
    Lungs in Action Mon 10 -11.00am $8 9834 2708
    Lungs In Action Fri 9.30 -10.30am $8 9834 2708
    Dance Ability: Dance for people with disabilities Sat 12 - 1.00pm $10 9834 2708
    Walking Group Wed 10 – 10.30am FREE 9834 2708

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Qi Guong/Tai Chi Mon 9.30 - 11am $6 9673 2169
    Gentle Exercise Wed 12-1pm $6 9673 2169
    Zumba Mon 6.30-7.30pm $8 9673 2169

    EDUCATIONAL AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    TAFE Outreach First Aid Course

    Bookings essential

    Wed 11.30am – 2.30pm FREE 9188 9065

    Cranebrook

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Indigenous Triple P

    Call Rebecca for information

    TBA TBA FREE 0457700094

    Keeping Children Safe Workshop

    Starting 11 August 2016

    Thu 9.30 – 12pm FREE 4729 0442
    TAFE Road to Employment Tues 12.30 – 3pm FREE 4729 0442

    Glenmore Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Cool Little Kids – 31 October to 28 November (4 sessions) Mon 10 – 12pm FREE 0409986121
    Special Playtime – 5 December Mon 10 – 12pm FREE 0409986121

    Impingar Centre Werrington

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Stepping Stones Triple P - 18 October to 15 November Tue 10am-12.30pm FREE 0409986121
    Teen Triple P – 22 November to 13 December Tue 10am-12.15pm FREE 0409986121

    St Clair

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    ESL Wed 9.30 – 10.45am FREE 9834 2708

    Learn how to Speak Spanish

    Expressions of interest

    TBC TBC TBC 9834 2708

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Triple P – 16 November to 14 December Wed 10am – 12.30pm FREE 0409986121
    Family Transitions Triple P – 10 November to 1 December Thur 10am – 12.15pm FREE 0409986121

    Triple P Discussion Group – Dealing with disobedience

    19 October

    Wed 10am – 12.15pm FREE 0409986121
    Triple P Discussion Group – Managing fighting & aggression - 27 October Wed 10am – 12.15pm FREE 0409986121
    Triple P Discussion Group – Developing good bedtime routines – 9 November Wed 10am – 12.15pm FREE 0409986121
    Triple P – Parent Traps – 2 sessions, 19 and 26 October Wed 12.30pm – 2.30pm FREE 0409986121
    Discussion Group – Resilience – 20 October Thurs 10am – 12.15pm FREE 0409986121
    Anxiety Seminar – 2 November Wed 10am – 12pm FREE 0409986121
    AD/HD seminar – What is AD/HD? – 26 October Wed 10am – 12pm FREE 0409986121
    AD/HD Parent Support Group – 17 Oct, 21 Nov, 19 Dec Mon 7.30pm – 9.30pm FREE 0409986121

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    123 magic Parenting Course

    Tue

    8,15,22 November

    9.30am – 11.30am Free

    0419 218 395

    Louise

    Werrington

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Refresh and add to your Digital Skills Tue 9.30 – 12.30pm FREE 9673 6133
    TAFE outreach – introduction to Community services Tue 9.30 – 12.30pm Free 9673 6133

    SENIORS AND MATURE AGE

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Seniors “Living Well” Project

    free transport with prior booking

    Thu 10 -12pm $5 9188 9065

    Emu Plains

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Friends and Neighbours

    1st & 3rd

    Wed

    10 - 12pm $5 4721 8520

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Golden Oldies Friendship Group Thu 9.30 -12pm $5 4721 8520

    Werrington Downs

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Werrington Troupers Tues 9am – 4pm $12

    Helen

    9623 5634

    OTHERS

    Colyton

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Book Exchange Mon- Thu 10 - 3pm FREE 9188 9065
    Sustainability Workshops

    12/11, 19/11

    26/11

    3/12

    10 – 12am

    2pm – 4pm

    10am – 12pm

    10am – 12pm

    FREE

    4732 7983

    Andrew

    Cranebrook

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone

    Counselling for Aboriginal families with kids birth to 5years

    Fortnightly

    Fri By Appt. FREE 4729 3907

    Counselling Provided by community health

    Fortnightly

    2nd Tue By Appt. FREE 1800 222 608
    The Pantry Program Mon - Thu Varies

    Contact

    Lisa

    4729 0442

    Erskine Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Book Exchange Tue & Thu 9 - 2pm FREE 9834 3006

    Kingswood Park

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    varies Varies

    Contact

    Casey

    4729 0442

    North St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Community Legal Aid Outreach Service Tue 10.00am – 11.30am FREE 9673 3908
    JP Services Mon 9.00am – 2.30pm FREE 9673 3908
    Book exchange Mon -Thu 9 - 2pm FREE 9673 3908

    South Penrith

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Creative Writing Tue 9.30 - 11am $5 0413 877 318
    J.P. Services Mon - Fri By Appt. FREE 4721 8520

    St Clair

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Book exchange Mon -Thu 9 - 2pm FREE 9834 2708
    JP services Tue - Thu 9 - 2pm FREE 9834 2708

    St Marys

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    St Marys Community Creative Writing Group Last Fri of the month 12.00 -2.30pm Gold coin 9673 2169
    Salvo’s MoneyCare Financial Counselling Outreach Service Thursday 9am-3pm FREE 9671 1434

    Werrington

    Activity Day Time Cost Phone
    Book Exchange Mon-Thu 9 – 2pm FREE 9834 2708

    These activities and more are supported by Neighbourhood Centres across the Penrith region. Contact your nearest centre for more information. This information was compiled by the Nepean Community Builders Network (NCBN). Last updated October 2016

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