Activities

BRANCH ACTIVITIES – OWNQ

As COVID19 restrictions begin to be lifted, some of our branches are getting together for meetings.  Others are still communing via Zoom meetings.

Please contact your Branch Convenor for more information about what your local branch’s upcoming plans are.  Branch Convenors’ contact details can be found on our Branches page https://www.ownqld.net.au/about-us/branches/

 

BRIBIE ISLAND

20th August – 10.00 a.m. Branch meeting – Guest Speaker Louise Jones of Prescare talking about  “My Aged Care”
3rd September – Mojo @ Woorim
17th September – OWNQ Annual General Meeting at Cleveland – no branch meeting
1st October – Sunset walk followed by drinks/meal at Sylvan Beach Seafood
15th October – Branch Meeting Committee Elections and Trivia Day
5th November – Ferryman Pumicestone Passage Cruise OR Train/City Cat Day Out – check with Convenor
19th November – Branch meeting with Di Greenaway Card Making
3rd December – Christmas luncheon – venue to be advised
17th December – Branch Meeting Planning Session for 2021, Card/Board Games Day

For more information, contact Betty on 0409 470 100.

 

CAPALABA

Wednesday 19th August – Morning tea from 10.00 a.m. at the Wynnum RSL, 174 Tingal Road, Wynnum
Wednesday 26th August – Craft morning at Naomi’s. We will supply morning tea for you all too. If you have any old birthday cards etc. could you bring them along please.
Wednesday 2nd September – Branch meeting at the church hall. Karen Benjamin will be guiding us with the making of our floral headpiece craft, so you will need to bring along your artificial flowers that day.
Thursday 17th September – The AGM will be held in Cleveland.  Chris Henderson is the guest and she will be giving a positive presentation that empowers older women which will be uplifting and relevant to our members.  If you haven’t already, please RSVP to Naomi or to the OWN Qld State Office (admin@ownqld.net.au or phone 33582301)

For more information, please contact Naomi on 0424 060 603.

 

MACKAY

25th August – Local Council Representative, and a Guest speaker from Relationships Australia – Senior Relationship Services.
1st September – Guest speakers on “Drugs and Alcohol” and “Scams”
8th September – Guest speaker from All Abilities Mackay.
15th September – Mackay Community and Client Services representative
22nd September – Report from the Annual General Meeting
6th October – Mackay Regional Council Mayor and Deputy Mayor attending

For further information please contact Ruth on 0432 686 970 or Helen on 0400 424 649

 

MAROOCHYDORE
Next meeting:  date to be advised.

Please contact the OWN Qld State Office on (07) 3358 2301, for more information.

 

MITCHELTON

PLEASE NOTE:  Mitchelton Branch is going back to Picabeen Community Centre, 22 Hoben Street, Mitchelton for their meetings for the time being.

18 August – Techno Coffee Morning at Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
26 August – CHANGE OF EVENT DETAILS:  Arana Leagues Club, 11.30 a.m. for 12.00 Lunch.
1st September – Techno Coffee morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
8th September – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
12th September – Lunch Arana leagues Club from 12.00 p.m.
15th September – Techno Coffee morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
23rd September – Branch meeting at Picabeen Community Centre 9.30 a.m. – 12.00 noon  – guest speaker Rachel Ross from Stellar Conveyancing talking about Downsizing – Banking & Legal.  LIMITED NUMBERS.
29th September – Zoom meeting about Continence (check with Judith re date – could be held on 30th September)
6 October – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
10th October – 28 October – Branch meeting – details to be advised
13th October – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
20th October – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
28th October – Bolton Clarke “Healthy Brain, Healthy Body” Melinda Jesudason with sponsor Tena
3rd November – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club
10th November – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
14th November – Lunch at Arana Leagues Club 12.00 p.m.
17th November – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
25 November – Branch meeting – Guest Speaker Jim Lergessner “Active Ageing”
1st December – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
8th December – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
12th December – Lunch Arana Leagues Club 12.00 p.m.
15th December – Techno Coffee Morning Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.

For more information, contact Branch Convenor Jude on 0431 159 921

 

SOUTHERN GOLD COAST

10th September – Lunch at the Dog and Parrot Hotel.
24th September – Branch meeting at Varsity Lakes Community Resource Centre from 10.00 a.m.

For more information, please contact State Office on (07) 3358 2301 or Marie on 0435 950 925