Broome Circle Activities

At Broome CIRCLE we aim to bring all members of the community together. We have programs for children and adults, specific interest groups and general skill development. Please see our timetable below for current activities, and we welcome your suggestions of additional programs you would like to see. Become a member for program discounts. Please review our Terms and Conditions before booking.

 
 

Adult Programs

Photography

Rachel Taylor brings some 25 years photography and 10 years teaching expertise to her classes. Join our photography class to learn all about your digital camera. Rachel will help you get the best out of your camera and demonstrate the key elements that are so critical for taking great photos. Join our (additional) Photography Tour to apply your new knowledge.
Starting again in term four.
Prices: Members: $120 Non-members: $135 Concession/Health Care Card: $100
Optional Photography Tour Price: $100/day tour
 

Life Drawing

Join our co-op of artists keeping their hand in on Saturday afternoons from 2:00 – 5:00. Refine your practice with a supportive group and terrific model. Join for a six week course or attend a single session.
Third term dates: 26th August - 30th September Saturdays 2:00-5:00 PM
Subject to sufficient enrolments.
Prices: Members: $100 Non-members: $120 Concession/Health Care Card: $80
Single session: $25 or $15 with Concession/Health Care Card

Sewing CIRCLE

A six week class for beginners learning to sew and intermediates learning to use a pattern and making it fit.
BYO machine.
Dates: 3rd August - 7th September Thursdays 6:30-8:30 PM
Prices: Members: $105 Non-members: $120 Concession/Health Care Card: $80
 

El Chap's Espanol

Are you travelling South America? Do you love sangria? Planning on running with the bulls?? Learn Spanish with the original El Chap. Share Nachos and Corona in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. All abilities welcome
Dates: 16th October - 27th November Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
Prices: Members: $70 Non-members: $80 Concession/Health Care Card: $52.50

Time Out

Enjoy some time out from - the weather, kids, housework or whatever.
Put your kids in crèche while you have a chat and coffee, study, do art or craft or simply relax!
Families may attend for up to 3 hours.
Dates: Mondays and Fridays 8:30-12:00 AM
Prices: Members: $5 Non-members: $7.50 Concession/Health Care Card: $3.50
Crèche fees apply

Hatha Yoga

Join Shelley for a stretch and relaxation session and enjoy the enormous benefits of Yoga. Come and practice some Hatha Yoga, while your children enjoy time in the crèche.
Dates: Mondays 8:30-10:00 AM
Prices: Members: $10 Non-members: $12.50 Concession/Health Care Card: $7.50
Crèche fees apply

Chair Yoga for Seniors

Come and join our student Hatha Yoga Instructor in a gentle chair yoga and enjoy the many benefits yoga has to offer.

 

Parents and Parenting Programs

New Parents Program

A free 8 week educational program for parents with new babies run by health professionals.
Bring your baby (0-12 months) and a rug/towel. Crèche available if required.
Dates: 18th July - 5th September Tuesdays 10:30-12:30
Crèche fees apply

Mums with Bubs Yoga

Practice playful bonding yoga with your baby while working on toning and strengthening your body. For pre-crawling bubs. 
 

Triple P

Managing children’s behaviour can be challenging at times for most parents.
Parents are invited to attend free parenting seminars being offered this term to learn practical, positive and effective ways to manage common behavioural problems, and ways to help your child achieve their best at school and in the future.
Parents of children may choose to attend one, two or all three of the following 90 minute seminars:
Power of Positive Parenting
Raising Competent Children
Raising Resilient Children
Bookings Essential, crèche is available if required.
Crèche fees apply
 

Community First Aid

St John's Community First Aid Course Covers Adult and infant Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Injury management, Allergic and anaphylactic reactions, Choking and airway obstruction.  
Third Term Date: 6th September Wednesday 9:00-12:00
Fourth Term Date: 22nd November Wednesday 9:00-12:00
Prices: Members: $80 Non-members: $95 Concession/Health Care Card: $60
Crèche is available if required. Crèche fees apply. Call us to book Creche.

 

Children’s Programs

Music and Movement

Come along and enjoy singing and dancing. The Music and Movement program Includes nursery rhymes, parachute play and dancing - it’s a whole lot of fun for both children and parents alike!
 

Steiner Inspired Playgroup

Sophia is a graduate from the Orana Steiner School in Canberra. Always a passionate advocate for Steiner Education, at school she would run tours of the Kindergarten, would initiate projects within the Steiner community, and often speak as a school representative for Steiner Education. Since graduation, she has completed a degree in writing and film, and begun a career in writing and production. But she has never lost sight of her Steiner roots and passion to share the freedom of Steiner education with children and their families.
In Steiner philosophy, there are three themes to childhood.
The theme of the early childhood years is the world is good, or 'Goodness'.
Themes that inform a Steiner Kindergarten:
The Senses; Imitation; Self-Directed Creative Play; Rhythms
6 week program, please bring a piece of fruit to share for morning tea. Age groups: 0-2, 3-5.
Facilitator: Sophia Rose O'Rourke
Dates: 20th July - 24th August Thursdays 8:30-10:00 AM
Prices: Members: $85 Non-members: $100 Concession/Health Care Card: $65


Cooking Stars

We are offering fun, educational after school cooking classes for 6-12 year olds. 
Our 6 week program will help children to discover the joys of cooking and eating the food that has been prepared with their very own hands.
Third Term Dates: 20th July - 24th August Thursdays 2:30-4:00 PM
Fourth Term Dates: 26th October - 30th November Thursdays 2:30-4:00 PM
Prices: Members: $120 Non-members: $135 Concession/Health Care Card: $90

Art Stars

Let your child immerse themselves in creativity and explore their artistic side. Art Stars is a 6 week program offering your child facilitated art experiences. Participants will complete 3 projects using 3 different mediums. The program finishes with an exhibition. For children aged 6-12yrs.
Third Term Dates: 2nd August - 6th September Wednesdays 2:30-4:00 PM
Fourth Term Dates: 25th October - 29th November Wednesdays 2:30-4:00 PM
Prices: Members: $95 Non-members: $110 Concession/Health Care Card: $75

School Holiday Stars

Come to CIRCLE for a morning of art, craft and fun. Bring some morning tea to share with all your friends! A facilitated program for 6-12 year olds.
Dates: 27th September and 4th October Wednesdays 9:00-11:00 AM
Prices: Members: $15 Non-members: $20 Concession/Health Care Card: $12

 

Community Programs

Edible CIRCLE-Fresh Food Share

Does your garden have excess produce & you’re keen to swap with other growers?
Has tomato mania struck your vegie patch?! Well then, get your green thumb on…..
Come and join your community at Broome CIRCLE when we host the Edible CIRCLE, a fresh food, seed and plant swap on the grounds of Broome Community House.
No need to book or register…. Just come along.
Dates: 1st Saturday of every month 9:00-10:00 AM
 

Pindan Patches / Craft Group

Pindan Patches and Craft are a group of both locals and visitors to Broome, who get together for sewing and craft.
We welcome all levels of expertise and are wiling to share our knowledge- “Learners Welcome”
We also do sewing for community groups as the need arises.
Morning and Afternoon Tea supplied. Good company and fellowship guaranteed.
Dates: Every Saturday 9:30am-4:00pm (except 1st Saturday of each month start time is 10:30am)


A.A

If you want to drink that’s your business. If you want to stop that’s ours.
Enquiries: 0459 680 867
Dates: Wednesdays and Fridays 7:00pm- 8:30pm
Free

Broome Buddhists

Enquiries: Sandy Faber broomebuddhists@gmail.com
Dates: Sundays 10:00 – 12:00