OPEN DAY
  Wednesday 2nd May 11am - 2pm

Come along and celebrate National Neighbourhood Centre Week with us at the Lockyer Community Centre.

We are offering opportunity to come into our centre and check out what we are all about.

Find out what our plans for future projects, programs and events.

Learn about our services 

Provide your input towards what you think would be great for our community.

FREE ENTRY

FREE SAUSAGE SIZZLE

FREE INFORMATION BAGS 

Lockyer Community Centre OPEN DAY































THURSDAY 17 MAY 11AM - 2PM GATTON SHIRE HALL

MENTAL HEALTH AND COMMUNITYCONNECTIONS EXPO

Come along for a lunch and a casual chat about pathways to ensuring mental health and well being.

Free entry

Free sausage sizzle

Giveaways

Exhibitors in attendance to provide face to face information

 





                                                                            FAMILY WELL BEING DAY!

                                                                               Event information click here

Come and join us from 11am to 2.30pm on Sunday 20 May at Littleton Park Gatton to celebrate Family Well Being  Day

We are holding an event to encourage community involvement and everyone is welcome!

There will be advice and information on raising awareness of domestic violence , how to treat each other in a non violent way and to how improve family well being.   

Food will be available on the day




COMMUNITY SENSORY GARDEN  

As part of our organisations efforts and desire to become a more Dementia Friendly community. We are trying to get our Community Sensory Garden up and running. Purpose of this is to provide a friendly and welcoming space where all community members can come to enjoy the love of gardening, outdoor space, participate, and experience a sensory journey through a garden. We are currently seeking sponsors and support for this exciting project to meet an identified need in our community.
We have uploaded a photo including a story which our regional newspaper Gatton Star recently ran to promote this project. So be sure to check it out. We are also seeking donations of memorabilllia with a focus on agricuture as this is what our region is well known for and will be fitting with our community members and provide greater connection.
You can also access this editorial via Gatton Star webpage, just copy and past the link below:

https://www.gattonstar.com.au/news/sensory-garden-planned/3376746/







Come join us on Wednesday 21st March 1 - 2pm
in recognition and celebration of 

Harmony Day

We are hosting an event to celebrate our culturally diverse community and our aim is to take you a brief journey and experience other cultures through food. 
The event will provide an opportunity to sample dishes  from various cultures. 
Event is FREE to attend and encourages all community members to attend.





Care Services Community Information Sessions

Lockyer Community Centre 

Wednesday 4 April 10am - 11am


Lockyer Community Centre is offering FREE Information sessions providing an opportunity to learn about:
My Aged Care
Care Services
Home Packages

          Sessions provided by Tabeel Aged Care Lutheran Services 

 Morning tea provided 

Please phone us on 5462 3355 to register your attendance




December 2017  - January 2018  Back To School project.

Lockyer Community Centre is partnering with NewsXpress Gatton, Agricultural Requirements & Shoe Collections Gatton to delivery the Back To School Supplies Drive.
Aim of this project is to encourage community members to donate back to school supplies and needs to be distributed to families with school age children in need of support.

For more project information Click here




Community Christmas Celebration Day 

Wednesday 20th December
11 am  -2 pm 
Lockyer Community Centre events building
14 Crescent St. Gatton

Come along and join us to enjoy lunch and celebrate the season as a community.
Click here for more information 





Do you want to be part of an online national movement?


We're pleased to say we're part of the Be Connected Network - an online national movement helping older Australians to increase their online confidence and skills, and get the most out of going online. 
If this sounds like something you'd like to be part of, come and see us to learn more! You can get free, personalised face-to-face support and training to help you to learn the basics of how to use a digital device, be safe online, send emails, use Facebook and other social media, shop online, share holiday photos with family, and much more.
Along with the personalised help and support we offer, there's a Be Connected website that has a range of information and interactive training tools and resources for you, your family and peers, and local community organisations. Topics covered on the website include learning the basics, avoiding scams, protecting your information online, connecting with friends and family near and far, and learning how to shop online - and that's just the start. 
You can create your own learning plan on the website, and progress at your own pace either at home or here with us.


To find out more, go to www.beconnected.esafety.gov.au or drop in and see us at:

Lockyer Community Centre
14 Crescent St. Gatton OR Phone: 5462 3355

Click here for project flyer 




As part of the national Be Connected program Lockyer Community Centre is providing Free support to persons over the age of 50.

·     Interested in learning how to operate your computer / device / mobile phone ?

·     Need to learn or brush up on your technology skills ?

         Click here for more information or 

Ph:   Lockyer Community Centre  5462 3355








Sharing Cultures 
Multicultural Project  2017 - 2018

Sharing Cultures is a multicultural project to build community relationships by welcoming new residents to the region through connection with existing residents.
The project aims to provide support, share knowledge and work towards developing a sense of belonging in the community.

This is a Qld. government funded project.

Interested in becoming involved in this project??
Please phone us:  5462 3355
or send us an email: lincgatton@bigpond.com

Great opportunity for new residents to learn about their new home,make new friends and learn about new cultures.
Great opportunity for existing residents to share their local knowledge and learn about new cultures.






Interested in learning about the craft of Lead lighting?

Introduction to Lead Lighting Classes are being held at the Lockyer Community Centre 

 $25 p/p   $22 Pensioners          2 - 3 hour class  inc. materials 

·     Learn about the craft of lead lighting

·    Craft Demonstration

·        Make your own sun catcher

·        Free morning tea available

·        Class open to all ages

·    Need minimum of 4 to run the class.  Max 4 per class due to current space restrictions


If interested please Phone Lockyer Community Centre

5462 3355