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MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SPRING 2017

Family Picnic

** LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE SO BOOK IN QUICK**

This school holiday activity is for young people and their families from a migrant, refugee or humanitarian background that have less than 5 years living in Australia.

Wednesday
27
Sep 2017
10:00am to 4:00pm Stuart Park @ George Hanley Drive, Wollongong 02 4627 1188 Ivania Joya  or   0407 215 128 Fatin Al-Rawi ivaniajoya@mdsi.org.au or   fatin@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY

Picnic in the Park

MDSI’s Playgroups and the residents of Macarthur Heights Community are having a picnic in the park and we would like you to come!

Please RSVP by 28/09/2017

Tuesday
3
Oct 2017
11:00am The Banksia Garden at the Australian Botanic Garden, Narellan Road, Mount Annan 0417 439 610 Sheree Agostino sheree@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SPRING 2017

Movies

Movie and time to be confirmed

** LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE SO BOOK IN QUICK**

This school holiday activity is for young people and their families from a migrant, refugee or humanitarian background that have less than 5 years living in Australia.

Tuesday
3
Oct 2017
11:00am Event Cinemas, Macarthur Square 02 4627 1188 Ivania Joya  or   0407 215 128 Fatin Al-Rawi ivaniajoya@mdsi.org.au or   fatin@mdsi.org.au Adults $5.00 & Kids/Youth Free

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SPRING 2017

Make Your Own Pizza

** LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE SO BOOK IN QUICK**

This school holiday activity is for young people and their families from a migrant, refugee or humanitarian background that have less than 5 years living in Australia.

Wednesday
4
Oct 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm Macbeth Community Centre, 6 Macbeth Way Rosemeadow 02 4627 1188 Ivania Joya  or   0407 215 128 Fatin Al-Rawi ivaniajoya@mdsi.org.au or   fatin@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

THE STAPLES BAG POP UP SHOP

now available at MDSI

Get your weekly groceries from The Staples Bag pop up shop.

EVERY SECOND WEDNESDAY FROM 26 JULY

Save up to 70% of the retail price off a huge range of pantry staples.

The Staples Bag includes bread, milk, cereal, free range eggs, fruit & vegetables, meat, seafood and a wide range of pantry and household items.

The Staples Bag is a social enterprise initiative of Settlement Services International (SSI). Shopping with us not only gets you heavily discounted groceries but also provides opportunities for jobseekers who get valuable work experience in the warehousing, merchandising, packaging and marketing of The Staples Bag. Visit www.thestaplesbag.org.au

Wednesday
4
Oct 2017
1:00pm to 2:30pm MDSI Activity Centre (Blue House), 127 Dumaresq Street, Campbelltown 02 4627 1188 MDSI $20 - Standard - $30 - Family - $15 Vegetarian

KICKING IT IN CLAYMORE

Outdoor Games Day

  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Oz tag
  • Basketball
  • Plus more....

BBQ lunch provided

Thursday
5
Oct 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm Dimeny Park Claymore 0419 222 175 Jodi-Lee Charnock jodi@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MACARTHUR HEIGHTS COMMUNITY

After School Activity: Woven Craft Activity

Create a woven craft from paddle pop sticks and wool.

Thursday
5
Oct 2017
4:30pm to 5:30pm Macarthur Heights Land Sale Office 0417 439 610 Sheree Agostino macarthurheights@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY EXCURSION

to the Early Start Discovery Space

The Early Start Discovery Space is operated by the University of Wollongong. It is Australia’s only dedicated children’s museum. It’s a hands-on creative learning venue the whole family will enjoy.

Transport Provided

Pick up from: Spotlight Carpark @ 9:30am or at the Landsale Office at Macarthur Heights at 10:00am

Estimated return: 2:00pm

Please RSVP by 28/09/2017

** This excursion is for participants of MDSI's Playgroups and Macarthur Heights programs **

Friday
6
Oct 2017
9:30am to 2:00pm Early Start Discovery Space, Wollongong 0417 439 610 Sheree Agostino sheree@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

FAMILIES IN CULTURAL TRANSITION PROGRAM

A program for newly arrived woman

The Family In Cultural Transition (FICT) program runs for 9 weeks and is designed to help newly arrived women learn about Australia and settle successfully in their new country.

 Topics include:

  • Strengthening family and community relationships
  • Improving your relationship with your children and teenagers
  • Understanding Australian systems and way of life
  • Becoming self reliant
  • Facing challenges
  • Dealing with practical issues such as budgeting, using interpreters, how to communicate effectively with family and community members

MORNING TEA, LUNCH AND CHILDCARE WILL BE PROVIDED

Friday
13
Oct 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm MDSI Activity Room 1, Level 3, 171 - 179 Queen Street, Campbelltown 0407 215 128 Fatin Al-Rawi fatin@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

NATIONAL CARERS WEEK 2017

"Laugh & Live Well" event at The Manse

Tuesday
17
Oct 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm The Manse, 32 Lithgow Street, Campbelltown 0499 717 407 Michelle Arenas michelle@mdsi.org.au FREE Event
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Wednesday
27
Sep 2017

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SPRING 2017

Family Picnic

10:00am to 4:00pm
Stuart Park @ George Hanley Drive,

Tuesday
3
Oct 2017

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY

Picnic in the Park

11:00am
The Banksia Garden at the Australi

Tuesday
3
Oct 2017

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SPRING 2017

Movies

11:00am
Event Cinemas, Macarthur Square

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