What happens here

What happens here

Having an event or gathering at the centre that is open to the public? Feel free to request your event to be added to the what’s happening. Email communityconnect@manninghamuc.org

August 2024

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1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

The Nappy Collective

Donate your unused nappies here that are no longer needed in your household.
1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Donation of Hearing Aids

MUC has partnered with EARS Inc. for many years providing much neededsupport to educate and equip hearing health workers for a better tomorrow inmany parts of the world. EARS Inc. welcomes donations of hearing aids to recycle and send to projects inlow and middle income countries such as Malawi, PNG, Fiji and more. Please share this message with family and friends who no longer use the hearingaids or have upgraded to newer models. This is an opportunity to extendhearing help…
1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Community Shared Garden

Accessible from the Atikinson St side of the Church and Community Centre, you will find a well established shared garden built in amongst the blue stone garden beds. As you head down towards the Historic Church and CS6 you will find more garden beds. The community shared garden is there for all – take what you need, and weed when you can. It is there for all to share. For more shared garden opportunities and information – contact Helen 9846…
1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Carenet Satellite Food Pantry

Manningham Uniting Church is working together with Carenet to provide food relief from multiple locations, using a number of different models. The CareNet team works hard to provide food that is nutritious, culturally appropriate and generous. Located in middle entrance, accessible from the driveway you will find a pantry. This satellite pantry will aid those in the community that have food insecurity and will be available 24 hours a day 7 days a week As part of our on-going support…
1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Glasses/Spectacles Donations

Spectacles that are not being used can be donated, via the wooden box near the food donation area in the main entrance off the processional driveway, at the church. They are sent through the Blackburn Lions Club to countries where glasses are often not available to the general population. Donated spectacles are inspected, and any mall repairs needed done by volunteers. The project has operated for 26 years with millions of pairs of refurbished quality spectacles going to men, women…
1 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Mini Maestros Music & Movement classes

Mini Maestros Music & Movement for 0-5s. Creativity, Capability, Resilience & Awareness. Enrol Now to Support Your Child to Thrive! Contact Lisa – lisa.marcolin@minimaestros.com.au to enrol or to find out more information or check out the website minimaestros.com.au ­ 
2 Jan 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Babies Playgroup

Meets as pre-arranged to suit the needs of the group For babies and their caregivers. A place to meet new people with babies and make new friends. A time to share tips, concerns, ideas and experiences. A space for your baby to explore and develop. These group meet as prearranged through the Maternal Health Nurses and Manningham Uniting Church’s playgroup coordinator. Arranged through the Maternal Health nurses new Mums and Bubs are connected with each other to develop relationships, support…
7 Jan 2024 – 5 Jan 2025

Art Club

Discover a world of creativity and expression at our art classes. we’re more than just a studio; we’re a thriving community of individuals who share a passion for creativity and self-expression.
7 Jan 2024 – 5 Jan 2025

Book Crossing

Bookcrossing is a simple idea, established 21 years ago in the USA by a couple of Vets who thought it might be a bit of fun!! Not for profit, it is run and managed by volunteers throughout the world. Bookcrossers enjoy it in so many different ways including purely an interest in literature, those of us who like to play with books, on line chat forums, enjoy attending worldwide conventions annually (onhold for the past two years due to Covid)…
28 Jan 2024 – 29 Dec 2024

Reading Bees Kinder program

Tuesday 9am – 12pm (kinder program)Tuesday 4pm – 6pm (primary program)Wednesday 9am – 12pm (kinder program)Thursday 4pm – 7pm (primary program)Friday 9am – 12pm (kinder program)Saturday 9am – 1.30pm (kinder program) Reading Bees Kinder program is for 3-5 year olds. We will prepare your child for school and give them a headstart on reading, spelling and maths.  Our students learn more than letters; they build listening, social and emotional skills and understand how to blend sounds to learn to read.…
1 Feb 2024 – 9 Aug 2024

English Speaking Classes

An opportunity for those to engage in conversations and themes to enhance your english skills
24 Mar 2024 – 31 Dec 2024

Greek Free Church

A small, welcoming Greek worshipping community where the services are conducted in Greek.
17 Jul 2024


Fantastic opportunity for you and your children to play and gather and connect with other local families