COMMUNITY GROUPS

Building a stronger Flagstone

We’re committed to helping our community with a place to meet, learn, support and grow.  

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FCC PLAY GROUP 1 - FOCUSSING ON 3-5 YEAR OLDS

Mondays 9am - 11am

All Mums or Dads with children under school age are welcome to join a play group at the Flagstone Community Centre— 

Monday mornings.  9am—11am.

$5 per family

(Please bring a snack for the children and a hat and drink bottle. 
Morning tea provided for adults.)


Come and support each other.  Let the kids laugh and play and read and grow!  Share how you’re going.  Get help if you need. 
No judgement.  Just support and love. 

*Obviously if you have little ones 2 or under you are so welcome too!!  Just having to split up into two groups for size!

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FCC PLAY GROUP 2 - FOCUSSING ON BIRTH-2 YEAR OLDS

Thursdays 9am-11am

#1: Support in buckets

#2: Improve your wellbeing

#3: Increase your social circle

#4: Got questions?

#5: Sharing is caring 

All Mums or Dads with children under 2 years old are welcome to join an age appropriate Play Group at the Flagstone Community Centre.  This is a fabulous opportunity for Mums / Dads to meet others, build a support network and watch your child / children grow and thrive!

$5 including morning tea.


Come and support each other.  Share how you’re going.  Get help if you need.  No judgement.  Just support and love. 

Phone 0491711398

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SEWING GROUP

2nd Saturday of the month - STARTING AGAIN WHEN WE CAN (WAITING ON GRANT MONEY FOR NEW MACHINES)

You are welcome to join the Sewing Group at the Flagstone Community Centre— 
2nd Saturday of the month at 9am.  $5 includes morning tea.

PROJECT—MAKING BOOMERANG BAGS FOR OUR FOODBANK


PLEASE BRING SEWING MACHINE AND SEWING EQUIPMENT IF YOU HAVE IT (IF YOU DON’T THAT’S OK TOO— JUST COME).  WE NEED CREATIVE PEOPLE, CUTTERS, SEW-ERS, LOGISTICS … AND JUST BEAUTIFUL SOULS!

COMMUNITY - WE ARE LOOKING FOR MATERIAL, OLD CLOTHES, SHEETS ETC. THAT WE CAN SEW INTO TOTE BAGS.

Phone 0491 711 398

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FIRST AID COURSES

First Aid and CPR (or just CPR)
Saturday 15th May

Saturday 19th June

All courses fully certified.


Full First Aid and CPR ($110)

8:00am - 3pm
(morning tea provided, BYO lunch)

CPR only ($50)

8:00am - 10:30am


Please contact Susan at the Centre to hold a place.  Payment must be made to the Flagstone Community Centre to secure your spot at least one week before the course.


Due to COVID restrictions, there will be a maximum of 16 people in each course.

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BOOK CLUB

Third Monday night of each month

Book Club is held at the Flagstone Community Centre on the third Monday night of each month at 6pm.  Dinner is included.
You are welcome!
We have dinner and chat. Please let the Centre know if you are coming so we have enough food. :)  
You are welcome, even if you haven't read the book!
$5 per night to cover costs.
Phone 0491 711 398

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SOCIAL SENIORS

Tuesdays 9am

A group for people over 59 years!  Come and chat, join in activities, get involved!
All welcome!

$5 including a fabulous morning tea

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ART GROUP

Wednesdays 8:45am - 12nooon

A group where you can just come and paint or draw (or work on any art project) with good company.  There is no 'teacher' as such, but other artists will be able to advise you if you if you need.  You don't have to be a fabulous artist - just come and have a go!  We provide table and chairs and a fabulous morning tea.  You bring whatever you need for the art project you are working on or want to start. 
$5 includes a fabulous morning tea.
For more information call Susan on 0491 711 398

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CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

Thursdays 1pm

Are you fighting cancer?  Are you caring for someone who is?  Have you been touched by cancer and just want some support?  You are welcome to join us … for coffee and a chat.  No obligation to share—just come!

This support group is for people fighting all types of cancer and their families or
carers.  

$5 includes a cuppa and cake.

For more information call Susan on 0491 711 398

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COFFEE AND CHAT

Fridays 10am

Are you ready to make some new friends and build connections in this fabulous Flagstone community?

Come and join us for a coffee (tea / chocolate / cold drink), some fabulous treats and a good chat. 
No pressure—just a good catch up and a great way to finish the week!

Everyone is welcome!

$5 (includes a delicious morning tea)

For more information call Susan on 0491 711 398

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FAMILY DRUG SUPPORT SERVICE

Supporting families affected by alcohol and drugs
Expressions of interest sought

We have been approached by Family Drug Support to see if we have the need to offer family drug support services / workshops from the Flagstone Community Centre. 


(This would be a support group / series of workshops to support family members who are hurting because of the addictions of loved ones—children, parents or others.) 


Workshop sessions could include Stages of Change, Alcohol and other Drug Information, Effective Communication, What to Expect from Treatment, Boundary Setting and Dealing with Conflict and Families and Ice.


These could be run at night, on the weekend or during the day, depending on the need.  If you would find this service useful, need support or want to find out more, please contact Susan at the Flagstone Community Centre.

Phone 0491711398

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SPANISH SPEAKING CUPPA & CAKE

Please contact us if interested

Anyone in the Flagstone/ Jimboomba/ Greenbank (and beyond) areas who can speak Spanish are welcome to come and share a cuppa and cake!

$5 including afternoon tea.


Call Susan on 0491 711 398 if you need more information.

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CARER SUPPORT

Please contact us if interested

WE NEED MORE PEOPLE TO ALLOW THIS GROUP TO CONTINUE!  PLEASE SHARE WITH CARERS YOU MAY KNOW!


#1: Support

#2: Improve your wellbeing

#3: Increase your social circle

#4: Learn about the Carer Gateway

#5: Sharing what you’re going through 

#6: Carer directed support

All carers in the Flagstone/ Jimboomba/ Greenbank (and beyond) areas are welcome to join a support group at the Flagstone Community Centre with a guest speaker from  Wellways Carer Gateway. 
Monday mornings.

10am.  $5 including morning tea.


Come and support each other.  Share how you’re going.  Get help if you need. 
No judgement.  Just support and love.  Wellways Carer Gateway in person peer support guest speakers offer professional support in six week program blocks. 
Come and find out more!


To RSVP  Phone: 0491 711 398

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SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE EXPERIENCING DIVORCE OR SEPARATION

Taking a Break formally, but we're here if you need to talk!


 
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