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Common Ground – A Multilingual Multi Faith Spoken Word Workshop Series What: Common Ground is a unique, multilingual spoken word workshop series that brings together Victorians to build connection and understanding between young people of diverse faiths and cultures in Melbourne. When: 6 pm to 8.30 pm. Where: African House, 54 Poplar Ave, Shepparton. More information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Goulburn Valley Interschool Concert What: Music students from Greater Shepparton schools combine for a night of music with proceeds going to the Salvation Army. When: From 7 pm. Where: Shepparton High School Hall, Hawdon St. Cost: $5 per child, $10 per adult. Tickets can be purchased on the door.
The Shepparton Great Outdoor and 4x4 Expo What: Showcase of everything from the latest in caravans, campervans and camper trailers, 4WDs and 4x4 accessories to metal detectors, boats and kayaks as well as an extensive range of fishing gear, demonstrations and activities. When: Friday 11 am to 5 pm, Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Where: Shepparton Showgrounds, Midland Hwy, Shepparton. Cost: Adult $12, concession $10. More information: Phone 0468 370 975.
Detox Your Home What: A safe, free and easy-to-use service to
dispose of common household chemicals without harming your health or the environment. When: 10 am to noon. Where: Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre, 125 Wanganui Rd. More information: Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre, phone 5832 8348.
Old-time dance What: Program of old-time favourite dances: Pride of Erin, Palma Waltz, rock and roll and line dancing to Jo’s music. When: From 8 pm. Where: St Augustine’s Parish Hall, 38 Orr St, Shepparton. Cost: $8. More information: Phone 5822 0424.
Nagambie Lakes Community Market What: The market runs with a make, bake, sew and grow theme that insists on a high level of local and Australian content. When: 9am to 1pm. Where: Jacobson’s Outlook which runs parallel with High St, Nagambie. More information: Phone 0437 645 434.
Echuca Farmers’ Market What: Fresh produce direct from local growers. When: 8am to 1pm. Where: Alton Reserve, High St, Echuca. More information: Phone Doug on 0437 746 459.
Nathalia Community Market What: A big variety of goods on offer, with many local producers bringing their wares to the table. When: 9am to 1pm. Where: Nathalia, at the reserve along Broken Creek. More information: Phone Veronica on 5866 2979.
GV Concert Orchestra Chamber Series What: The orchestra will perform a series of free Sunday afternoon chamber concerts, beginning on Sunday. Showcasing the region’s finest instrumentalists and musicians. When: 2 pm. Where: Riverlinks Eastbank, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton. More information: Phone 5832 9511.
Emerald Bank Heritage Rally and Market Day What: Each year the annual Father’s Day Heritage Rally is held at Emerald Bank in Shepparton. This successful showcase of all things heritage and yesteryear attracts thousands of visitors and exhibitors who enjoy the displays, demonstrations and entertainment. When: 9am to 3pm. Where: Emerald Bank, 7725 Goulburn Valley Hwy, Kialla. More information: Phone 0439 369 999.
Super Critical Mass What: Super Critical Mass’ work, Moving Collected Ambience, is a participatory sound art performance in which performers move through the gallery spaces producing simple vocal sounds in response to SAM’s permanent collection. When: 3.30 pm Monday, 5 pm Tuesday. Where: SAM, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton. Cost: Free. RSVP essential. More information: Email email@example.com
Bendy Bubbas What: This gentle yoga promotes bonding between babies and their carers, and is a great way to meet other families. You are welcome to feed, comfort or step out of class at any time. When: 9 am to 10 am. Where: SAM, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton. Cost: $20. More information: SAM, phone 5832 9861 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mums and Bubs Exercise What: Train outdoors, get fit and get the kids to join in. Join Everfit by Louise for a mixture of boxing and bodyweight exercises that will challenge you and get you closer to achieving your health and fitness goals. When: 1.30 pm to 2.15 pm. Where: Australian Botanic Gardens, Kialla Tip Rd, Kialla. More information: Everfit by Louise, phone 0438 041 538.
Seniors Low Intensity Exercise What: Join Everfit by Louise for 45 minutes of gentle exercise to keep you fit and your bones strong. All exercise levels will be catered for with a focus on functional exercises, cardiovascular activities, flexibility, deep breathing and body awareness activities. When: 2.30 pm to 3.15 pm. Where: Australian Botanic Gardens, Kialla. More information: Everfit by Louise, phone 0438 041 538.
The Cilla Black story — an Afternoon Delight What: Cilla Black is back. You’re My World is a biographical cabaret full of powerhouse vocals and self-deprecating humour that made Cilla Black one of the United Kingdom’s most beloved performers When: 2 pm. Where: Riverlinks, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton. Cost: $25 full price. More information: Phone 5832 9511.