As the winter chill has set in, it’s time to clean out the kids wardrobes and pass on those pre loved coats & jackets to keep another little one warm this winter. Children grow out of their clothes ever so quickly. While replacing my kids winter woolies this year, I made sure to launder and […]
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For the first time since August our Tai Chi participants gathered at All Nations Park to celebrate the end of another challenging year. It was wonderful to come together in person as we prepare to celebrate the festive season, have a break for the holidays and we look forward to seeing you all in the […]
A moment in time that NYC has waited so long for! What a journey it’s been. Lives lost, their health care system stretched beyond limits & the economy brought to a stand still. With all they have endured, to see this is AMAZING! https://www.facebook.com/609785095/videos/10165417148710096 Fireworks in NY to celebrate that 70% of New Yorkers have […]
National Volunteers Week 17 May – 23 May 2021 Span would like to acknowledge and thank all the wonderful work our team of volunteers undertake day in, day out to make Span the place it is. Our volunteers enable us to support our participants, host additional events and further support our community. The time and […]
Yesterday Leana was fortunate to attend the “Monday Ladies Lunch” at Gurwidji Neighbourhood House, Thornbury. Span are planning a collaboration to exhibit some of the local aboriginal artists work, with the hope of hosting some small scale exhibitions. While parking adjacent at the Aborigines Advancement Leagues, I was amazed to see such pure talent and […]
National Families Week 2021 is just around the corner. The Week is held each year from 15th – 21st May, the United Nations International Day of Families, to 21 May. The challenges of the past year have underlined the fundamental importance of families to society, communities and to us as individuals. National Families Week is […]
On Monday, Span’s Art for All Abilities class was fortunate to have local esteemed French artist, Pasquale visit to facilitate a session on mosaic tile making. The participants created some outstanding pieces that will be displayed in Span’s community garden.
The staff and volunteers at Span wish everyone a happy Christmas and new year. This year has been a long and at times a hard year for many. It was great to see participants and community members bond together over the internet. We look forward to meeting face to face in 2021 if stricter restrictions […]
2019 seems a long way away at the moment but we were delayed, due to COVID-19 restrictions, in holding our AGM. Please enjoy our annual report. Just click on the photo. We thank all our wonderful participants, community members, volunteers and staff for contributing to such a positive and supportive environment at Span.
Due to current restrictions and to ensure the health and safety of our community, Span will not be commencing any face to face delivery in term 3 at this stage. But watch this space and we will keep you all informed. Delivery online will be Pilates, Artistic Development, Art for All Abilities, cooking, Tai Chi, […]