Egyptian Cooking as SpringDale

Please join us for a morning of Egyptian cooking at SpringDale.

Learn to cook authentic falafel from scratch, tahini sauce, koushari and baklava. All dishes are vegetarian and the best part is lunch is included. Koushari and falafel are traditional Egyptian street food. Koushari is a beautiful mix of pasta, rice, lentils and chickpeas with fried onions and a slow cooked tomato sauce, don’t judge it till you have tasted it. Ph: (03) 5253 1960

Skill Level: Beginner
Dates|Times: Monday, 19 August (1 Session)
10:00 AM
Fee: $40

Get ready to Quit Smoking

Is everyone on your case to stop smoking? Is it time for you to maybe start thinking about becoming cigarette free? If you are interested in quitting smoking, about how hypnotherapy can help, or maybe you just know it is time to start thinking about how you can walk away from cigarettes, then this workshop is for you.

Tutor: Kim High – Clinical Hypnotherapist
Dates|Times: Tuesday, 23 July (1 Session)
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Dates|Times: Thursday, 12 September (1 Session)
7:00 – 8:30 PM


In this course we will look at late 19th, and then 20th, and 21st century women philosophers and social theorists. Some of the women we will be looking at include Hannah Arendt, Simone De Beauvoir, Julia Kristeva, and Judith Butler as a start. We will discuss their ideas and see how relevant these ideas are today.

Tutor: Rene Souery
Skill Level: Beginner
Dates|Times: Thursday, 25 July – 12 Sep (8 Sessions)
9:00 – 10:30 AM
Fee: $90 Concession $80

Sustainable Wardrobe Workshop

Missing buttons? Hems falling down or too long? Holes in Pockets? Don’t add to landfill come along and learn simple methods to repair or repurpose those garments in the back of the wardrobe.

Repurpose or upcycle an op shop purchase. Ph: (03) 5253 1960

Tutor: Denise Kent
Dates|Times: Thursday, 25 July – 12 Sep (8 Sessions)
12:00 – 2:00 PM
Fee: $160 Concession $80

Talking about Autism (New)

Talking about Autism – a session to enable people interested in the Autism Spectrum to exchange helpful, practical information. If this time slot isn’t right for you, please suggest a time more suitable. Ph: (03) 5253 1960

Tutor: Anne Brackley
Skill Level: Beginner
Dates|Times: Friday, 30 August (1 Session)
1:00 – 3:00 PM
Fee: Free (bookings essential)