support of the theme of the upcoming Winter Solstice Festival, the
Community Engagement and Communications Committee is hosting an Island
Vision Drop-in CE event in the hall.
Come along and record your vision (through words, art music or any
other form) for this wonderful place we call home. Everyone welcome.
When: This Sunday 22nd
June from 10am
Where: Scotland Island
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on CECS Community Discussion
ay 4th May 2014, the SIRA Community Engagement and
a Community Discussion, attended by a small but enthusiastic group of
both SIRAC and community members, to discuss various issues related to
Parks & Reserves and Water & Wastewater.
Bill Gye welcomed participants followed by brief introductions from
Judy Readman and Jenny Frazer (CECS). Group facilitators Sharon
Kinnison (Parks & Reserves) and Judy Readman (Water &
Wastewater) gave brief introductions, after which the participants
chose a topic and engaged in thoughtful and frank discussion of the
issues and possible solutions, with comments recorded on the paper
tablecloths provided. The discussions concluded with a summary from
Following best practice in Community Engagement processes, a draft of
the Comments Summary was distributed to participants for their final
input along with an event evaluation form to complete.
Thanks to everyone who participated especially Emmie Collins for
refreshments and Leanne McLean for colourful decorations both of which
contributed to the welcoming atmosphere.
SIRA would like to welcome everyone to our Island Vision Drop-in in the
Hall, next Sunday 22nd June from 10am as part of the Winter Solstice
Festival. Come along and share your vision for this wonderful place we
Please click on the links below for:
CATHERINE PARK, SCOTLAND ISLAND
MUSIC FOOD CAFÉ
/ UPCYCLED TREASURE
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Kindergarten - OPEN DAY
22 June - 10am - 3pm
Red Shield Appeal
2014 - THANKYOU
Thanks to everyone who gave so generously to the Red Shield Appeal this
year and to my small, but enthusiastic band of collectors (Emmie,
Shona, Sylvia, and Greg). Together we raised $1200, which will
certainly make a difference to the lives of those in need. Thanks also
to Penny Gleen and the ferry drivers (Taylor, Kieran, Chad, Dave and
Michael) and water taxis (Rod, Alex and Michael), Mary and Joe Romeo
from the Church Point Waterfront Café and Quays Marina for their
generosity of deed and spirit.
Nurses and Midwives
are invited to a meeting convened by the Northern Beaches Community
Thursday 26 June 2014 7 pm
Dee Why RSL, 932 Pittwater
Road, Dee Why
Call out JUNE 2014!
Our hugely successful first group exhibition under the Artspot brand in
January 2013 attracted thousands of visitors and sold thousands of
dollars worth of art. It was held in the Avalon Recreation Centre and
saw a mix of artists including photographers, printmakers, painters and
Artspot 2015 will be a larger and more diverse exhibition and will
consist of: !
Close 30 June 2014
- Printmakers, photographers, painters, ceramicists!
- Sculpture (both small and large)!
- Video artists!
- Children and Masterclass Workshops!
- Artist Forum Event!
- Graffiti artists in laneway behind Centre with
Chamber of Commerce!
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