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Youth Week Tasmania

Do you want something to do in Meander Valley during the school holidays?

 

Check out the Youth Week Tasmania activities planned around ‘Connecting Community through Conversations’ - 3 on 3 basketball, crazy competitions games day, bush walk, art workshops, catering, barista course and a Coffee, Cake and Conversations Café with young people providing entertainment.

 

Flyers, registrations forms and consent forms can be found on http://www.meander.tas.gov.au/page.aspx?u=422

   

YOUTH WEEK TASMANIA - MEANDER VALLEY 2018

 

Deloraine Trade Training Centre (DHS), Deloraine House, Meander Valley Council, Deloraine Junior Basketball Club and LINC Deloraine are working together to provide activities between 13 – 22 April 2018.  This program is supported by Rotary Club of Deloraine and Tasmanian Government

  

EVENT: COURTSIDE CONVERSATIONS.Eleventh Hour 3 on 3 Basketball Lockout. 

DATE: Friday 13 April

TIME: 6pm – 11pm

LOCATION: Deloraine Community Complex – Alveston Drive Deloraine

DESCRIPTION: For young people between 12 – 25 years.  BBQ at 6pm.  Doors close 6.30pm.  No re-entry. Then it is non-stop basketball through until the Eleventh Hour (11pm)

3 on 3 half court round robin basketball ‘Slamboree’ plus half time shootouts for 3 points, foul shots and lay-ups. Guest speaker. Booking essential for catering and organisation.

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au or Ruth 0417 158 009

  

EVENT:  CRAZY COMPETITIONS & CREDIBLE CONVERSATIONS – games day

DATE: Saturday 14 April
DESCRIPTION: A day of fun and crazy competition, challenge and conversations organised by young adults for young people 10 – 16 years.  Bring a team of 8 or join a team on the day.  Lunch provided. You could get wet and you could get dirty. Booking essential for catering and organisation.

TIME: 10 am – 2pm

LOCATION: Deloraine High School Oval

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

                             

EVENT: CROSS COUNTRY CONVERSATIONS – Bush walk

DATE: Monday 16 April
DESCRIPTION: Walk and talk your way into Bastion Cascades in the picturesque high country behind Meander. Bookings essential. 10 places available

TIME: 9am – 4pm

LOCATION: Transport from Westbury & Deloraine

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

  

EVENT: CREATIVE CONVERSATIONS - A picture paints a thousand words - Art Workshop 1

DATE:  Tuesday 17 April
DESCRIPTION: Want to try your hand at art in a wild, exciting, exhilarating format with no skills needed, then book into the art workshop with Fakie and Annette and be surprised.  24 places available.  Bookings essential no later than Friday 13 April

TIME: 10am – 4pm

LOCATION: Deloraine House Deloraine.  Emu Bay Road Deloraine

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

 

 EVENT:  CREATIVE CONVERSATIONS – A picture paints a thousand words – Art Workshop 2

DATE: Thursday 19 April
DESCRIPTION: Would you like the opportunity to work with internationally renowned artist Tony Smibert and local artist Hugh MacKinnon?  Are you interested in watercolour and sketching? Tony is offering to tutor 12 young people between 12–25 yrs who are really keen to learn. Tony has provided the Inquiring Mind Award over the last few years at the Deloraine High School.   Booking essential before Monday 8 April

TIME: 10am – 4pm

LOCATION: Longford.  Transport available from Deloraine

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

  

EVENT: COOKERY AND CONVERSATIONS

DATE: Friday 20 April & Saturday 21 April (1 or both days)
DESCRIPTION: This is an opportunity to work with a chef and learn new skills while baking cakes and biscuits for a Conversations Café on Sunday 22 April.  16 places available each day.

TIME: 10am – 4pm

LOCATION: Deloraine High School

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

  

EVENT:  CAFÉ CONVERSATIONS – Barista course

DATE: Friday 20 April or Saturday 21 April.  (One day course)
DESCRIPTION: Learn the art of coffee making.  This training is recognised by local businesses.  Trained young people will have the opportunity to serve guests at the Conversation Café on Sunday 22 April.  Bookings are essential.  12 places each day

TIME: 10am – 4pm

LOCATION: Deloraine Trade Training Centre

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

 

EVENT:  COFFEE, CAKE AND CONVERSATIONS CAFÉ – community event

DATE: Sunday 22 April
DESCRIPTION: Be entertained and inspired by young people and their achievements while enjoying coffee cake and conversations in a ‘world style café’.  This is an opportunity for young and old to join together to celebrate the achievements of young people and have conversations.  Young people will be entertaining, sharing their journeys, serving coffee and showcasing their talents.  If you are a young person and would like to share your story over the PA system or have it recorded in a booklet please contact Vicki.  Likewise if you would like to perform on the evening please call.

TIME: 1.00pm – 5pm

LOCATION: Deloraine Community Complex Auditorium

COST: Nil

CONTACT: Vicki Jordan 0400 155 690 email vicki.jordan@mvc.tas.gov.au

 

 

Flyers, registrations forms and consent forms can be found on http://www.meander.tas.gov.au/page.aspx?u=422

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