The Moira Film Group will show the biography/romance Breathe, starring Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy and Hugh Bonneville, at the Yarroweyah Hall today at 1.30 pm. Afternoon tea will be available after the film. Visitors are welcome.
Members and guests are invited to enjoy a coffee morning at Killara House at Cobram Showgrounds on Tuesday, July 3 at 10.30 am. The guest speaker will be Grant Duffy from Numurkah Angel Flight. For more information, phone Ruth on 5872 1417.
Show and shine
The Tocumwal Swap Meet Show and Shine will be held on Sunday, July 8 at Tocumwal football ground. Gates open at 6 pm for site holders and 7 pm for the public. Entry is $5.
Rock and roll
Rock and roll dancing will be held every Tuesday night at Tocumwal Bowling Club from 7 pm for beginner lessons and 8.30 pm for intermediate. No partner is required. For more information phone 0408 835 418.
The Cobram and District Arts Society meets every Thursday at Barooga Community Hall from 10 am to 3 pm. Come along and join us as we share friendship and a common interest in art. If you like to draw, sketch, paint — acrylic, oil, watercolor, charcoal — whatever your medium, this will be for you. Bring along lunch, materials and inspiration. Some materials can be sought from the storeroom if you are just starting out.
For more information phone Sandy Anderson on 0427 734 699.
Friday night badminton at the Cobram Stadium runs from 7 pm to 8.30 pm. Night fees are $3 per person and racquets are available for hire. All ages are welcome so bring the family for a great social activity. For information, phone Margaret Watson on 5876 3221.
The Kiwanis Club is a worldwide organisation based in the US, but with our own Australia district. It is the second-oldest service club in the world and its focus is ‘‘the children of the world’’.
The Cobram-Barooga club currently has 11 members and is always looking for new members. It meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Meeting locations vary, but mainly at the club shed at Scott Oval. For information phone Peter Edgar on 5872 1111 or Les Martin on 0488 053 175.
Cobram Community House Playgroup is held at Cobram Community House, 43 Punt Rd, on Tuesdays from 10 am to noon during school terms. The cost is $2 per family per session. For more details, phone 5872 2224.
Cobram Bushwalking Club has a walk on the fourth Sunday of each month and is encouraging members of the public to come along. Bring along morning tea and lunch. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Shared blessings luncheon
Luncheons are held on the fourth Monday of every month from February to November for people who eat and live alone. The next luncheon will be held on Monday at Irvin Hall, Cobram Uniting Church, with a two or three-course meal provided. Transport is available on request. For information, phone Sandra Harris on 5873 4416 or 0428 171 803.
Cyber for seniors
Develop your mobile device and laptop skills at these social and friendly sessions at Cobram Community House on Fridays from 1 pm to 3 pm. Be Connected is a new program designed to help people aged 50 and over get online and develop confidence using mobile phones, tablets or personal computers. It is held on Thursdays from 10 am to noon. Participation is by gold coin donation.
Community support group
GROW is a peer support group that empowers individuals to create personal change that leads to social and emotional wellbeing. Everyone is welcome. For details phone John on 0428 745 282 or Michael on 0412 533 918.
Give croquet a go
If you are looking for an activity that’s easy on the joints and fun to play, come and give croquet a go. It is played on Mondays and Thursdays from 9 am to noon at the tennis courts in William St, Cobram. Four free lessons and all equipment supplied.
For more information, phone Annette on 0408 296 683 or Dianne on 0407 563 500.
Get crafty in Katamatite
Katamatite Craft Group is looking for new members. The group meets every Tuesday at 10 am in the room at the back of the Uniting Church in Beek St, Katamatite. All crafters are welcome to join in for a cuppa and chat and to share craft ideas. Inquiries to Kaye Poustie on 0419 885 443 or Margaret Hodges on 0400 854 032.
If you’re wanting to lose weight in a natural way, join Weight Watchers now. It’s not a diet, but a healthy lifestyle. No need to give up your favourite foods — you can still have chocolate or sweets, which can be incorporated in a healthy lifestyle by making better choices. Meetings are on Wednesdays at Cobram Community House in Punt Rd at 6 pm. For information, phone Ruth on 0429 186 075.
The Cobram and District Garden Club meets on the third Thursday of every month at Cobram Community House. New members welcome. Inquiries to Kath Gregory on 5872 2921 or Cam Blackley on 5871 1536.
Rhyme and Storytime
Rhyme and Storytime is on every Friday at 10.30 am at the Cobram Library. Sessions begin with rhymes and songs, followed by stories and then a simple craft. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, with their carers, are all welcome to join in. Rhyme and Storytime continues through the school holidays.
Social craft group
The Sit ’n’ Sew craft/social group meets on Wednesdays from 10 am to 2 pm at the Cobram Senior Citizens Hall, Hay St. All welcome. Bring your craft work and enjoy the company of others. BYO lunch. For more information, phone Peg Oliver on 0448 310 580.
Looking for a bargain?
There are good quality children’s and adults’ clothes and collectibles at the Cobram Uniting Church op shop, behind church hall in Hay Ave, Cobram. Open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 am to 3.30 pm and Saturday from 9 am to 12.30 pm. Inquiries to 0458 221 123.
Spinners and weavers
Cobram and District Spinners and Weavers meets every Tuesday at Yarroweyah Hall from 10 am to 3 pm. Knitters and crocheters are welcome. BYO lunch.
Cobram social bowls
Bowls is played each Tuesday evening at 7 pm and Sunday afternoon at 1.30 pm at the Seniors Hall, 3 Hay Ave, Cobram. Smooth-soled shoes are a pre-requisite. All levels of play, all welcome. For information, phone Rosemary on 5871 2170 or