Nick Nack Knitters @ Berala Community Centre
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Nick Nack Knitters @ Berala Community Centre

Nick Nack Knitters @ Berala Community Centre

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Berala Community Centre

98 Woodburn Road

Berala , NSW 2141

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Nick Nack Knitters @ Berala Community Centre


Program Details:


Cost:

Donations (gold coins) are appreciated and are used to purchase resources for the group’s activities

Registrations:

Registrations can be taken at any point throughout the year. Preferably participants register online via this page or contact the Centre Coordinator to express your interest in participating in this group.

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

Day:

Fridays

Dates:

Ongoing - inclusive of school holidays

Time:

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Afternoons

Duration:

2 Hours - participants can join and leave at any point throughout the program

Facilitator:

Volunteer supported program, participants will be guided and supported by each other sharing knowledge and skills of all levels.

Volunteers with advanced skills interested in teaching others are always welcome and should contact the Centre Coordinator to express your interest in supporting this group.

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

Restrictions / Requirements:

All skill and experience levels are welcome, join as a beginner and learn how to knit or join as a seasoned professional and share your skills with others. This program is open to all ages and genders.


Program Description:


This program is a place to unleash your creative side over a cuppa with friends, this program is about social inclusion and a place for you to network, build friendships and receive valuable information relevant to your interests and needs in a safe and engaging environment.

As part of Nick Nack Knitters, you will work on variety of craft based activities (predominately knitting), enjoy a laugh and conversation with friends and from time to time participate in a range of talks by professionals within the community on topics specific to the needs and interest of participants. This program is participant driven and aims to respond to the requirements and interests of participants.

This program has been linked with Cumberland Council’s Peacock Gallery and as such, participants also have an opportunity to contribute to local art projects (should you choose to participate).

Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided as part of a light morning tea to all participants.

Please feel free to join us, bring your friends and join in as part of this ‘close-knit’ group.


Note: registration does not lock you into participation; you may attend as per your own schedule determines


Messages

  • Please feel free to bring your knitting materials with you as Centre resources are limited


FAQs:


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the centre?

Train:

The centre is located a short walk from Berala Train Station and Bus Stops.

Bus:

Local Bus Services:

908 Bus and N50 City to Liverpool (stops at Tilba Street and other surrounding Bus Stops)

Free Community Loop Bus Service:

visit www.cumberland.nsw.gov.au/bus

Car/Parking:

The centre has accessible parking onsite from its rear car park, Woodburn Road entry.

Alternatively, ample street parking is available on Tilba Street and Woodburn Road.

To Plan Your Trip:

Call the Transport Info-Line on 131 500 or visit http://www.transportnsw.info/


What should I bring to the program?

Please refer to the 'messages section above'


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


Can I update my registration information?

Yes, please send updated details to the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, your name will appear on an attendance sheet. The facilitator will mark you as attended.


What is the refund policy?

If you are unable to attend session/s, makeup sessions can be organised during alternative classes throughout the LGA. Please refer to the Lifelonglearning Program to propose a makeup session that would best suit you. Visit http://www.cumberland.nsw.gov.au/lifelonglearning for a detailed program.

For medical reasons or instances of severe hardship and unforeseen circumstance, please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

To ensure a positive experience in the Lifelong Learning Program, Council can organise a change of enrolment into different programs of your choosing (exchange). However, change of mind after the completion of more than 1 session of a program will not be considered as a valid reason for refund.

To discuss the exchange process, please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

This needs to be corrected ASAP, please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


I have enrolled my child/ren in an after school program, can I leave the premises?

Under no circumstance are caregivers allowed to leave their child/ren and exit the premises (even if they intend on staying in the local vicinity). Parents and guardians must fully understand these programs are in no way shape or form a child minding/caring service. Duty of care remains the sole responsibility of the caregiver at all times.


The program has already started; can I still join?

Most programs are designed in a way that a participant could join at any point throughout the program. Enrolments will be kept open for this purpose. If you would like to discuss this option, further information please contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


Can I pay as I go? Causal sessions?

Council do not provide this option; attendance must be purchased as a term based package.


Will someone be there to take my payment?

Like most institutions, Council’s community centres are staffed during business hours. Please use Council’s Eventbrite pages for all registrations and payments.


Pregnancy, I am pregnant, can I still participate?

It is suggested that you seek medical clearance from your health care professional. Participation is done so at your own risk.


Injury, I am recovering from an injury can I still participate?

It is suggested that you seek medical clearance from your health care professional. Participation is done so at your own risk.


What is this program? I have never tried this before. What does it involve?

Please refer to the program description on this event page or for more information please research the program e.g. Google/YouTube search the program name.

Alternatively, you can contact the Centre Coordinator on:

Phone: 97351337

Email: gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au


Can I claim against my health insurance?

Programs are delivered by industry qualified professionals; however, the individual terms and conditions of your health insurance provider apply. Please contact your provider for information on what you are covered for and how to claim.


For any questions or further enquires please contact the Centre Coordinator - Gavin Ross on 9735 1337 or gavin.ross@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

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Berala Community Centre

98 Woodburn Road

Berala , NSW 2141

Australia

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