Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay Community Calendar from October 12, 2016

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Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay Community Calendar – October 12, 2016


Charity ball

Altona Sports Club is hosting a black and white-themed charity ball on October 29, 8-11pm to raise money for the Hobsons Bay SES. Tickets $15 per person.

■ 9398 2283


Friendship Group

Altona Day View Club, for the interests and education of women, meets 11am on the third Wednesday of the month at Altona RSL.

■ 93946522 or 0412010176


Sunrise for women

Sunrise Group for women aged 18-65 with a disability and/or mental health issues meets fortnightly, 10am-1.30pm, Fridays, at Laverton Community Hub.

■ 9689 9588 or


For history buffs

Footscray Historical Society is offering free workshops for History Week in October. The first session is for Footscray, West Footscray and Tottenham residents, 1.30-4pm on October 22. The second session is for Yarraville, Kingsville and Seddon residents from 1.30-4pm on October 23. Register early. or 9689 3820


Diabetes support

Westgate Diabetes Support Group meets from 10am on first Tuesday of the month at Altona Bowling Club.

■ 92555501 or 0415 030 996


Laverton Probus

The Probus Club of Laverton meets at 10am on the fourth Monday of the month at the Laverton Hub. Probus is for retired and semi-retired people who get together for a cuppa and listen to a guest speaker.

■ 9742 6080


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