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ESSENDON STEAM TRAIN RIDES - Sunday 18th November 2018

Join Steamrail Victoria as we operate 2 steam locomotives, K190 and A2 986, hauling our 100-year-old "E" type carriages, departing Essendon Station running to Broadmeadows and return. These trips begin at Essendon (Platform 1) and are return trips. Passengers will not be able to hop off or board the train at Broadmeadows.

Return trips depart Essendon Railway Station (Platform 1) at -

9:20am, 10:20am, 11:20am, 12:40pm, 1:40pm, 2:40pm.

Adults - $20. Children - $10. Family - $50. (2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 4 children)

* * * Note: You should receive your tickets soon after you make your booking. * * *

* * * If they do not arrive, please check your Spam/Junk Mail Folders. * * *

LOCATION

Essendon Railway Station, Platform 1.

BOOK NOW - https://www.trybooking.com/ZELH

Hosted by
Steamrail Victoria
Location
Essendon Railway Station (Russell Street, ESSENDON)
Contact
Steamrail Victoria (03 9397 1953)

The Eritrean Community in Australia Inc. is delighted to present its "Eritrean Harmony Festival" where our "Culture, History, Music, Sports and Food will be available. Beside that we will have a lot of fun for kids youth and adults. Not just Eritrea, our partners from different cultures will have their performances in place. it is all day fun for all members of the family.

come along and find out !!!!

Hosted by
Eritrean Coomunity in Australia Inc.
Location
Debneys Park and Flemington Coomunity Centre (25 Mt Alexander Rd, FLEMINGTON)
Contact
Ahmed FAID (0421164976)

If you love to dance or zumba well this event is for you. An event to raise funds for our devasted farmers. Every little bit helps, so if you could just spare a couple of hours to Shake ya' tail and contribute to giving our farmers a hand with your support, we would love to see you !! Lots of fun and things to do.

If you can't make it on the day and you would like to help by donating, please visit: www.unleashedentertainment.biz for further details.

Hosted by
Unleashed Entertainment
Location
St John's Uniting Church Hall (Cnr. Buckley St & Mt Alexander Road, ESSENDON)
Contact
Tara McGie or Souzy Makrakis (0418 977 151 / 0413 850 456)

Details

A Good Man

A comedy by Frederick Stroppel

Directed by Rosalin Shafik-Eid

Season:

22 November – 1 December 2018

Theatre:

Bradshaw Street Community Hall

Bradshaw Street (off Buckley Street)

West Essendon VIC 3040

Melways 28B3

Google Maps: https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Essendon+Theatre+Company/@-37.753079,144.893059,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x6ad65c132fe4d1e9:0xde935373e7f0cb3f

Performance Dates:

22 November – 25 November & 29 November – 1 December 2018

Thursday, Friday and Saturday Performances at 8pm

Sunday Matinee at 2pm

Bookings:

Phone/SMS 0422 029 483 or book online at www.essendontheatrecompany.com.au or https://www.trybooking.com/403615

Ticket prices: $20 Adult; $18 Concession

Payment by CASH ONLY at the door

Synopsis:

It's a hot July day at the Good Shepherd Funeral Parlor and Martin Lamb, the mortician, is presiding over the wake of the late Walter Porteus. His dream of a perfect wake is undermined by his son Jimmy, whose interests are more amatory than funereal, and by the conniving, contentious Porteus family members, who are already clashing over the will. To further inflame matters, the air conditioning breaks down and the wrong body turns up in the casket. Then a mysterious mourner appears and a valuable piece of jewelry disappears. When the air conditioning repairman pulls a gun and decides to hold them all hostage, things really start to get interesting in this hilarious black comedy.

Hosted by
Essendon Theatre Company
Location
Bradshaw Community Hall (9 Bradshaw Street, ESSENDON)
Contact
Christine Nilsson (0422 029 483)

Come along to make friends, get active and have fun! You can choose to walk, cycle or run. Gold coin donation. A free breakfast BBQ is provided after the walk.

Hosted by
Casa DÁbruzzo Club
Location
Casa DÁbruzzo Club
Contact
Lucy (0490215326)

The Essendon Symphony Orchestra and the West Melbourne Schools Orchestra present this delicious Sunday afternoon concert. A 1 hour concert featuring some of the music world's favourite tasty orchestral suites, including Peer Gynt (Grieg), Evita (Lloyd Webbe) and the Firebird Suite (Stravinsky). Just $15 entry via tinyurl.com/ESO-Sweets and $20/$15 at the door.

Hosted by
Essendon Symphony Orchestra
Location
Essendon Baptist Church (Buckley St, ESSENDON)

Calling all local writers and memoirists!

In memoir you are (almost always) the hero of the story, with an exciting array of characters drawn from life to help move things along.

The workshop will focus on recognizing how the people you know and love have a place in your story and how to deal honestly and respectfully with difficult characters. We’ll look at how identifying characters as protagonist, antagonist or ally can help to clarify your story, and examine the way voice and dialogue can help make the characters on the page as vivid as their originals.

Do come along and meet with other writers, to share ideas and skills.

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This workshop is part of an ongoing program 'Stories from the Suburbs' sponsored by Moonee Valley Council.

'Stories from the Suburbs' is a free community writing program organised by Moonee Valley Memoirists and funded by Moonee Valley City Council. Over twelve months, Sam Merrifield Library and Avondale Heights Library will host a series of writing workshops and mentoring sessions with Lyndel Caffrey, award-winning writer, teacher, mentor and manuscript assessor. Lyndel's workshops will be supplemented by regular meetings of the Moonee Valley Memoirists. As well as getting to know other writers and building their creative writing skills, participants will have the opportunity to submit their writing for a Memoir and Local History Anthology to be published and launched in June 2019. This program is open to all. We particularly encourage the many memoirists, life writers, local and family history writers who write about, live in, and work in Moonee Valley.

Hosted by
Moonee Valley Memoirists
Location
Sam Merrifield Library (762 Mt Alexander Rd, MOONEE PONDS)
Contact
Diane Williamson ((03) 9999 9999)

Bag O’Books Sale . Customers can fill any size bag full of excess Book stock for only $5 a Bag . Please note that this year the shop will close Saturday the 15th of December and reopen bright and fresh in late January 2019.To prepare for the relocation of stock Christ Church Op Shop will offer bargain prices during December. This kicks off with a Bag O’Books Sale .On every trading day in December there will also be bargains in clothing, toys ,household goods, haberdashery and more. So come along to the Sale, stock up on holiday reading, grab something from the $1 rack and back this unique service.

Hosted by
Christ Church Op Shop
Location
Christ Church Op Shop , phone 93795988. (On the corner of Marco Polo St and Mt Alexander Road, ESSENDON NORTH)

Celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ and Christmas Lunch.

Hosted by
Wired For Glory Church
Location
Wired For Glory Church (89 Rose Street, ESSENDON)
Contact
Tony Ojamiren (+61425803370)
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