Activities

Health and Fitness

All inquiries phone our reception staff on (02) 4751 3033.

 FUNctional Fitness

A program of 45 minutes of aerobic exercise to music for older adults who wish to function at their optimum level and achieve their full potential. Bring a yoga mat and water. Held Tuesday mornings from 9:30am -10:15am at LKM Dance Studio, Shop7/7-9 St Georges Crescent, Faulconbridge. Facilitator: Ann Fell. Cost $8 per class.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: 4751 3033

 

Tai Chi Qigong

Breathing and movement exercises to build health, promote concentration, relaxation, focus and physical strength. Wear comfortable clothing. Held Thursdays from 12noon-1.00pm. Instructor: Renata. Cost is $12 per class. No need to book, just come and join the group at the Uniting Church Hall on Lewin Street.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: 4751 3033

 

Yoga and Relaxation

Gentle exercise for women over 55 years to build flexibility and assist with relaxation and stress relief. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. Held every Wednesday from 9.30am-10.30am in school terms only. Facilitator: Elizabeth Godleman.  Cost is $8 per class. No need to book, just come and join the group held at LKM Dance Studios, Springwood.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: 4751 3033

 

Exercise at Ellison

Exciting Fitness Classes run by professional trainers from Anytime Fitness. Exercise has been shown to improve self-esteem, relieve the symptoms of depression and anxiety, as well as give an overall sense of wellbeing. Held every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9.30am at Ellison Public School Hall. Cost is $5.00 per class or 3 x classes for $10.00.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: 4751 3033

 

Saturday Pilates

Come and enjoy improving posture, flexibility, and strengthen and tone muscles with studio mat Pilates. Cost: $10 per class. Bookings: Please register at www.mountainspilates.com . Currently booked out.

 

Sunday Pilates

Sunday Pilates allows you to experience a range of studio pilates matwork moves. On Sundays 8.15 to 9.15am, this is only $10 per class. Booking: Please register to attend at www.mountainspilates.com. Currently booked out.

 

 

Raising Grandchildren

FREE counselling sessions for grandparents who care for their grandchildren.

To make an appointment, or for more information, please call Angelika on 0408 568 726.

 

 

Other Activities and Groups

Knit and Yarn

Knit and Yarn is an informal group where you can learn to knit/crochet or bring your own knitting crocheting along and enjoy a cuppa and a chat with others while you work on it. Sometimes the group also knits together, making squares for knee rugs/blankets or ‘trauma teddies’ for the Red Cross.

Knit and Yarn is held fortnightly on Wednesdays at Senator Doug Cameron’s Office Raymond Lane, Springwood from 9.30am to 11.30am

Everyone is welcome. Social transport is available if needed to attend this activity. Call Liz on 4751 3033 to arrange.

Donations of wool/yarn appreciated!

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Community Computer Classes

A new Community Computer Class will be commencing. This class aims to break down isolation of community members and build connections between people, as well as providing a warm and friendly environment in which to learn or solidify computer skills at a pace tailored to your needs.

There will be a maximum of 2-3 people per class, meaning that every individual will get the attention they need with the addition of camaraderie and mutual learning from fellow class members.

Please note that these classes run in blocks of eight weeks.

Where: Springwood Neighbourhood Centre, in the Blue Mountains Theatre and Community Hub

When: Fridays from 9.30am, or Fridays from 11.00am

Cost: $40 for a 8 week course

Bookings essential, to reserve your place please contact our friendly reception staff.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Shine ‘Local Community’ Choir

Mondays weekly 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Uniting Church Hall, 4 Lewin Street, Springwood

Facilitator: Nicole Giezekamp

Beginners welcome, come and join a great crowd of local people connecting through voice. By gold coin donation.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Social Cards 

Fridays weekly  1.30pm—3.30pm at Springwood Presbyterian Church Hall.
An opportunity for people to meet and play cards and board games.
Feel free to bring your own cards or games. Cost is $2 per session.

Social transport is available if needed to attend this activity. Call Liz on 4751 3033 to arrange.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Art Social Group

Meets: 1st and 4rd Friday during school term from 9:00am to 12.00pm AND 2nd and 3rd Monday during school term from 9am to 12pm.

At: Presbyterian Church (Small Hall), 150 Macquarie Rd, Springwood

Contact: SNCC

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Dementia Carers Support Group

Meets: 2nd and 4th Friday each month from 10am to 12pm.

At: Springwood Neighbourhood Centre HUB

Contact: Jo Newton

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Artscope 

Meets: Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday  from 9:30am to 11.30pm

At: Presbyterian Church (Small Hall), 150 Macquarie Rd, Springwood

Contact: Imelda

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph:(02) 4751 3033

 

Open Door Social Group

Meets: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesdays each Month from 9.30am to 11.30am.

At: Presbyterian Church (Small Hall), 150 Macquarie Rd, Springwood

Contact: Liz

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Springwood Acoustic Club

Meets: 4th Thursday of the month from 7.30pm

At: Presbyterian Church (large Hall), 150 Macquarie Rd, Springwood

Contact: SNCC

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Vision Impaired Support Group (VIP)

Meets: 4th Monday of the month at 10am to 12pm.

 

Social transport is available if required to attend this group. Call Liz to arrange.

At Senator Doug Cameron’s Office, 5 Raymond Road, Springwood.

 

Contact: Liz on 4751 3033

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

 

 

Monthly Seniors Bus Trips

When: Fourth Friday of every month

Where: Starting at Springwood Neighbourhood Centre

Please RSVP to the Centre.

Email: reception@sncc.org.au

Ph: (02) 4751 3033

 

Wires

Meets: 2nd Tuesday and 3rd Friday of the month at 7pm

At Tanderra, David Rd, Springwood

Contact: Lyn Williams (secretary)

Email: lynewilliams@optusnet.com.au

Ph: (02) 4735 3622