Upper Beaconsfield Short Courses introduction to ancestry

Day:

Monday night

Dates:

26th July - 13th Sept 2021 (8 weeks)

Time:

7pm - 9.30pm

Introduction to Ancestry (Night Class)
$50

Location:

Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre

Search for your long lost relatives online & build your very own family tree while also learning some new computer skills in a fun and interesting way. 

 

Bring along the information you already know about your family & learn how to create an online tree or how to add it to your current tree, scan & upload photos & family stories & explore the many online resources available.


We will be using the Ancestry.com platform & the free Family Search website, plus Australian government & other online databases & websites.

 

Small, friendly relaxed classes full of like-minded people always makes for a fun & interesting afternoon. Perfect for those just starting the journey into their family history as well as those who've already begun.

 

Bring your own laptop, iPad or tablet or use one of ours.

Upper Beaconsfield Short Courses dancing for adults

Day:

Friday night

Dates:

16th July - 17th Sept 2021 (10 weeks)

Time:

6.30pm - 8pm

Let's Dance For Adults
$100 per term

Location:

Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre - Hall

With Mercedes Gaida


Bring your partner, a friend or come by yourself & join our social dance group on Friday evenings for Dance Lessons with our Australian Recreational Champion 2018 & Level 2 Latin & Ballroom dance instructor.

 

Learning a new skill such as dancing is a great way to improve the health of your brain, meet new friends & improve your fitness.


Getting married? Come along with your partner or get the bridal party together and learn how to dance ready for the big day.

 

The last class is social & party night!

 

Suitable for ages 15 to 99.

Upper Beaconsfield Short Courses introduction to ancestry

Day:

Monday afternoon

Dates:

19th July - 6th Sept 2021 (8 weeks)

Time:

12.30am - 3pm

Introduction to Ancestry (Day Class)
$50

Location:

Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre

Search for your long lost relatives online & build your very own family tree while also learning some new computer skills in a fun and interesting way. 

 

Bring along the information you already know about your family & learn how to create an online tree or how to add it to your current tree, scan & upload photos & family stories & explore the many online resources available.


We will be using the Ancestry.com platform & the free Family Search website, plus Australian government & other online databases & websites.

 

Small, friendly relaxed classes full of like-minded people always makes for a fun & interesting afternoon. Perfect for those just starting the journey into their family history as well as those who've already begun.

 

Bring your own laptop, iPad or tablet or use one of ours.

Upper Beaconsfield Short Courses Beekeeping Becs Bees

Day:

Sunday

Dates:

1st Aug 2021

Time:

10am - 3.30pm

Beekeeping Workshop
$200

Location:

Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre - Hall

Become an accomplished BeeSmart hobby beekeeper & learn what to do and when so your bees stay happy & healthy in your own backyard with Bec's BeeSmart Beekeeping Program!


Beekeeping is the most amazing hobby which connects you with nature & gives you an escape from our hectic lifestyles. It offers so much joy that you will wonder why you didn't start it sooner.


Bec's BeeHive Supplies.



Upper Beaconsfield Boomerang Bags Community Project

Day:

Tuesday morning

Dates:

Fortnightly during term

Time:

9.30am - 11.30amm

Upper Beacy Boomerang Bags
FREE

Location:

Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre - Community Room

Volunteers Welcome!


"Upper Beacy Bags" is a community driven group using the Boomerang Bag model to create reuseable, environmentally sustainable bags for our community. They create a range of different bags including shopping bags, library bags and cutlery pouches using donated materials.

 

The team meets on a Tuesday during the school term and everyone is most welcome to come along and lend a hand.

 

If you have any materials to donate, please drop them in at the office or at one of the workshops. Donations of working sewing machines & overlockers are also very welcome.


Bags are available for sale in Upper Beaconsfield from the Community Centre, Foodworks & Up the Hill Bakery.