Vol 15 No. 8 September 2010
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Taylor Street Community Legal Service
The Taylor Street Community Legal Service is a non-profit community service which provides free non discriminatory legal advice to socio-economically disadvantaged people on the Fraser Coast. Advice is free and all consultations are private and confidential. However due to limited resources and time, there is a maximum of 20 minutes for each consultation.
This Service is available on Wednesdays commencing at 5 p.m. at the Maryborough Neighbourhood Centre, 25 Ellena Street.
All free legal advice sessions are by appointment only!
A new teacher was trying to make use of her Psychology courses. She started her class by saying,
Meals On Wheels Fraser Coast Inc
Wednesday 25th August 2010 was celebrated as National Meals on Wheels Day for 2010, the theme this year being "What you should eat".
The Spring Menu will start at the end of August, chef has included many of the regular favourites like Chicken & Asparagus Mornay, Roast Meats with Vegetables, and sweet treats include Cheesecakes & Sticky Date Pudding, amongst an extensive list.
Client Services telephone: 41 21 42 97.
Growing old is mandatory,
Are you a veteran?
Happy Fathers Day
Looking for somewhere to go?
Fraser Coast TESS Wildlife Sanctuary on Mungar Road is open 10.00am – 3.00pm seven days a week. As part of Seniors Week MaDCOTA hired a bus and 60 seniors visited the sanctuary. Ray and his team were outstanding in accommodating any questions by the seniors. There is a barbeque, hot water, tables available inside the sanctuary. It is a must see venue!
For further information contact: Ray 0427 872 236
Gold Coin donation
The 13 acre sanctuary is home to dozens of kangaroos, wallaroos, emus, echidnas, birds, snakes and reptiles.
Maryborough & District Senior Citizens Club Inc
333 Alice Street, Maryborough
The Seniors Citizen's Club is committed to providing recreational and social activities for all persons aged 50 and over
Motto: Unity is strength and harmony makes peace and happiness for all.
This organization is blessed with very talented members who provide wonderful entertainment every 3rd Tuesday of the month, at 1.30 pm at the Senior Citizens' Centre.
For those who enjoy a sporting active life without strenuous physical contact, the indoor bowls at the Seniors Citizen's Centre on Monday and Thursday mornings and Thursday evening provide both exercise and friendships.
The Seniors also cater for Card Players, Bridge, Pool and occasional coach trips.
Eat Well Be Active
Enjoy eating well
Eating well is about enjoying the food you eat, not just about nutrients. Vitamin and mineral supplements should not, and cannot, be used to replace a balanced diet. So get into the habit of enjoying tasty, fresh and healthy meals. It's easy once you're in the swing of it! Here are a few tips:
If you require a speaker for your group/meetings re: the above subject, contact Council of the Ageing (COTA) Queensland Peer Educator (Robyn Bishop) 41 22 43 62 or 0412 181 997.
Lindy Brown (Fairhaven Artist) and Councilor Debbie Hawes at the
Fairhaven Seniors Art Exhibition On Friday 20 August
Little Johnny was eating breakfast one morning and got to thinking about things.
Coming Events and Date Claimers
How good is you hearing?
|Date:||Thursday 9 September 2010|
|Time:||9.00am – 12.00noon|
|Venue:||Senior Citizens Hall|
|Book In:||Linda 41 20 8300|
|Internet:||Monday – Thursday|
|Time:||8.30 am – 11.30 am|
|Cost:||$1.00/hr pensioner, Concession card holder and Seniors.
3.00/hr general public
|Printing:||10 cents a copy and colour 20 cents a copy|
|Date:||Thursday 16 September 2010|
|Time:||9.00am – 12 noon|
|Venue:||City Hall, Kent Street, Maryborough|
Fashions by Noni B
|Date:||Wednesday, 15 September, 2010|
|Venue:||St Mary's Parish Hall, Bazaar Street, Maryborough|
Flag Board, Lucky Door Raffles etc.
Come and join us and have a lot of fun, enjoying a luscious homemade Morning Tea
Lucky Door Prize/Raffle
|Venue:||Senior Citizens' Centre,
333 Alice Street, Maryborough
|Cost:||$3 - Afternoon tea supplied|
Allow Your Own Inner Light to Guide
The Maryborough & District Committee on the Ageing Inc.
Last modified Oct 2010.