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Worm farm basics talk

Worm farm basics talk

Learn how to set up and manage a worm farm
Today 1pm to 2.30pm
Book Fair

Book Fair

The RUSI NSW Ursula Davidson Library is holding a book fair until 1 July 2024
Today 10am to 2am
Children’s Books Feedback Course with Aleesah Darlison

Children’s Books Feedback Course with Aleesah Darlison

Aleesah Darlison will provide feedback on your writing for children, enabling you to hone your skills over five months.
Today all day
Clay sculpture workshop: Make a human torso

Clay sculpture workshop: Make a human torso

Genuine Fine Art Experience in Surry Hills ( without life model)
Today 5pm to 7.30pm
Colin Passmore & Debra Hutton Exhibition

Colin Passmore & Debra Hutton Exhibition

This highly anticipated exhibition showcasing the works of Colin Passmore and Debra Hutton is upon us.
Today 10am to 6pm
Fun flower crown workshop

Fun flower crown workshop

Make your own flower crown and be a queen on your special day
Today 11am to 5pm
Gamelan classes

Gamelan classes

Play gongs, metallophones and drums that interlock to create mesmerising melodies and rhythms.
Today 1.30pm to 3pm
Learn Embroidery for Absolute Beginners

Learn Embroidery for Absolute Beginners

Dip your toe into the art of hand stitching or slow stitching
Today 10am to 12.30pm
Meisner technique classes

Meisner technique classes

For all skill levels, learn the best foundation for acting
Today 11am to 2pm
Monet and Moscato Class

Monet and Moscato Class

Unwind with a glass of wine in hand and a paintbrush in the other at our paint and sip class
Today 6pm to 8.30am
Nighthawks photographic exhibition

Nighthawks photographic exhibition

Nighthawks opens at Disorder Gallery on 13 June 2024, revealing the unsettling beauty of our city between dusk and dawn
Today 12pm to 6pm
Pathways to Publishing: Perfect Your Submission

Pathways to Publishing: Perfect Your Submission

Get the inside knowledge and tools you need to grab the attention of your desired agent or publisher.
Today 10am to 4pm
Poetry Feedback Course with Fiona Wright

Poetry Feedback Course with Fiona Wright

Fiona Wright will provide feedback on your poetry in an online classroom environment over five months.
Today all day
Qigong classes

Qigong classes

Get an introduction to Qigong at any level of experience and fitness
Today 9am to 10am
Quiet Streets to Quick Eats – Green Square

Quiet Streets to Quick Eats – Green Square

Ride your bike the quick & easy way to a great selection of eateries.
Today 9am to 11am
Resin art class: cheeseboard and coasters

Resin art class: cheeseboard and coasters

Decorate your own cheese board and coasters with resin art
Today 12pm to 2pm
Saturday sculpture class

Saturday sculpture class

Learn classical and contemporary sculpture techniques in a fully equipped studio
Today 10am to 1pm
Screen acting classes

Screen acting classes

Get a head start in the competitive world of screen acting
Today 3pm to 6pm
Special events at the Sydney Film Festival Hub

Special events at the Sydney Film Festival Hub

Filmmaker talks, themed parties and huge events! The Hub at Lower Town Hall puts the Festival in Sydney Film Festival
Today all day
Succulent Terrarium Workshop

Succulent Terrarium Workshop

Learn how to make a DIY terrarium using succulent plants
Today 10.30am to 11.30am
Terrarium workshop

Terrarium workshop

Learn how to bring some lush greenery indoors at this workshop for beginners
Today 11am to 1pm
The beauty of nature: representations in East Asian art

The beauty of nature: representations in East Asian art

Jackie Menzies discusses nature in Chinese, Korean, & Japanese art, covering landscape painting, symbolism, & materials
Today 2pm to 3pm
Turkish mosaic lamp class

Turkish mosaic lamp class

Learn how to make a Turkish mosaic design
Today 10am to 12.30pm
Vegetarian cooking class

Vegetarian cooking class

Learn to make healthy and delicious vegetarian dishes
Today 3pm to 5pm
Weekly art classes for children

Weekly art classes for children

Drawing and painting workshops for children of all ages
Today 9am to 12pm
Wildlife photographer of the year

Wildlife photographer of the year

Experience breathtaking wildlife photography that captures the beauty and vulnerability of the natural world
Today 10am to 4pm
[YOUR NAME] and the Triwizard Tournament

[YOUR NAME] and the Triwizard Tournament

Join Playwave, Purple Tape Productions and KXT for a magical Playwave Experience!
Tomorrow
Caring for Country with IndigiGrow

Caring for Country with IndigiGrow

Join us for a workshop run by Peter Cooley from Indigigrow that focuses on the lost native landscapes of eastern Sydney.
Tomorrow
DIY candle making at home

DIY candle making at home

Learn how to make candles at this fun online class
Tomorrow
DIY Vegan Solid Shampoo

DIY Vegan Solid Shampoo

Learn how to make an easy solid shampoo bar in your own kitchen
Tomorrow
Drawing portraits & figure compositions with Noel Thurgate

Drawing portraits & figure compositions with Noel Thurgate

Delve into the elements of painting composition and artistic techniques in this masterclass with Noel Thurgate
Tomorrow
Experience the good life with yoga meditation beginner class

Experience the good life with yoga meditation beginner class

Manage stress, remove troubling thoughts and emotions, and find long-lasting happiness with heartfulness meditation
Tomorrow
Introduction to printmaking

Introduction to printmaking

Discover the fundamentals of printmaking in this 5-week introductory course
Tomorrow
Safe Talks: Suicide prevention bystander training

Safe Talks: Suicide prevention bystander training

Come join us for our Safe Talk Series where we discuss important topics in a safe and welcoming environment!
Tomorrow
Soap Making Class - Cold Process

Soap Making Class - Cold Process

Learn about your skin type and create any soap you want
Tomorrow
Soapbox orators in The Domain

Soapbox orators in The Domain

Sit in a chair in a beautiful park and argue with the ratbags, or get on a ladder and be one
Tomorrow
Sunday Studio: Sculpting with the sky

Sunday Studio: Sculpting with the sky

Get hands-on and try something new with a variety of activities in an enjoyable, social atmosphere.
Tomorrow
TMO Junior - Young Instrumentalist Festival 2024

TMO Junior - Young Instrumentalist Festival 2024

A welcoming, non-competitive performance opportunity for primary and high-school age musicians.
Tomorrow
Pilates lunchtime class

Pilates lunchtime class

Increase core strength, improve posture, and prevent injuries in this free 1-hour class for all levels of experience.
17 Jun 2024
101: Understanding Race and Racism Online Workshop

101: Understanding Race and Racism Online Workshop

An engaging session that will enhance your understanding of race-related issues and identities.
17 Jun 2024
Crochet social group

Crochet social group

For advanced beginners to intermediate level enthusiasts
17 Jun 2024
Editing for Writers Course with Pamela Hewitt

Editing for Writers Course with Pamela Hewitt

Accredited editor Pamela Hewitt walks you through the next part of the journey after finishes your manuscript.
17 Jun 2024
Expressive Painting With Colour and Light

Expressive Painting With Colour and Light

Discover the art of painting with acrylics: techniques, masters, and personal style
17 Jun 2024
Getting to yes! @ High Life Expo

Getting to yes! @ High Life Expo

Navigating good decision-making in owners corporations
17 Jun 2024
Kokedama making workshop

Kokedama making workshop

Learn how to make Japanese Kokedama in Sydney's Northern Beaches
17 Jun 2024
Kung Fu classes

Kung Fu classes

Open to all ages, experience and fitness levels
17 Jun 2024
Memory, Myth and Metaphor: China – Australia

Memory, Myth and Metaphor: China – Australia

Explore and interpret the exchange and mutual influence between Chinese and Australian painting
17 Jun 2024
Women's Life Drawing at Tiliqua Tiliqua

Women's Life Drawing at Tiliqua Tiliqua

Drawing from the live model in a friendly, supportive learning environment
17 Jun 2024
YourCoachPlus - Mental Health Coaching

YourCoachPlus - Mental Health Coaching

Free low-intensity Mental Health Coaching available to anyone living in the Central and Eastern Syndey PHN region
17 Jun 2024
Hatha yoga lunchtime class

Hatha yoga lunchtime class

Build strength, flexibility, and connect with the breath in this free 1-hour class for all levels of experience
18 Jun 2024
Morning tai chi class

Morning tai chi class

Balance your mind and body in this free 1-hour classes for all levels of experience.
18 Jun 2024
Sewing and mending workshop

Sewing and mending workshop

Bring in new sewing projects or learn the to recycle and upcycle preloved items
18 Jun 2024
Be your own boss - Business skills for creatives

Be your own boss - Business skills for creatives

Learn business basics, marketing skills and more in this free 8-week course
18 Jun 2024
Crochet for beginners

Crochet for beginners

Unlock your creative potential in a relaxing, creative, and supportive atmosphere. No prior experience required.
18 Jun 2024
Hand embroidery class for beginners

Hand embroidery class for beginners

Learn basic embroidery skills and express your creativity playing with threads and colours
18 Jun 2024
Learn to Play Bridge: Beginners Course

Learn to Play Bridge: Beginners Course

For the joy of socialising, self-improvement and/or continuous learning. 
18 Jun 2024
Workshop: Unframed Drawing with Evan Salmon

Workshop: Unframed Drawing with Evan Salmon

Artist Evan Salmon will lead a four-part series of pencil drawing workshops at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
18 Jun 2024
Ukulele class: Beginners to advanced

Ukulele class: Beginners to advanced

Strum your troubles away in this fun class for all ages and levels of experience
19 Jun 2024
Vinyasa yoga lunchtime class

Vinyasa yoga lunchtime class

Improve heart health and reduce arterial stiffness in this free weekly 1-hour class for all levels of experience
19 Jun 2024
Spanish class for beginners

Spanish class for beginners

Join this 8-week class to learn Spanish from a native Spanish speaking teacher
19 Jun 2024
Vice-Chancellor's Democracy Forum with Meredith Whittaker

Vice-Chancellor's Democracy Forum with Meredith Whittaker

Explore the intersection of technology, ethics, responsible AI development, and their impact on our shared future
19 Jun 2024
Afternoon 8 week art course - for kids

Afternoon 8 week art course - for kids

No skills required, just enthusiasm and a love for creativity
19 Jun 2024
Anti-racism training

Anti-racism training

Join this free online session facilitated by experts in anti-racism education.
19 Jun 2024
Art Appreciation: Exploring the Art Gallery collection

Art Appreciation: Exploring the Art Gallery collection

Led by distinguished scholars & researchers, enjoy in-depth insights into artworks & artists at the Art Gallery of NSW
19 Jun 2024
DIY Soy wax candles basics for beginners workshop

DIY Soy wax candles basics for beginners workshop

Learn how to make custom soy wax candles including bonus recipe that will repel insects this summer
19 Jun 2024
Free workshop: funding guidelines for creatives

Free workshop: funding guidelines for creatives

A workshop dedicated to the basics of how to write, manage and maintain funding.
19 Jun 2024
Hand tool woodwork fundamentals

Hand tool woodwork fundamentals

This course covers core hand tool skills, safety, and creativity across 6 evenings or a four-day intensive course
19 Jun 2024
Life Drawing

Life Drawing

Come and practice life drawing in an informal setting with fellow art lovers, at Peach Black Gallery
19 Jun 2024
Screen acting classes

Screen acting classes

Get a head start in the competitive world of screen acting. Suitable for both newcomers and experienced actors.
19 Jun 2024
Ukulele with Lindy

Ukulele with Lindy

Strum your heart out - for beginners and intermediate.
19 Jun 2024
Writing Romance Course with Anne Gracie

Writing Romance Course with Anne Gracie

An online romance writing workshop with author Anne Gracie on writing successful romance novels.
19 Jun 2024
English conversation class

English conversation class

Improve your language skills in this free weekly class for beginners
20 Jun 2024
Free Online Workshop: Creative Freelancing

Free Online Workshop: Creative Freelancing

Creatives usually consider freelancing at some stage, but what are the five biggest pitfalls, and how to avoid them?
20 Jun 2024
Public speaking course

Public speaking course

This interactive public speaking course will help you be more confident and charismatic at work and in social settings
20 Jun 2024
Sculpture classes

Sculpture classes

Release your creativity. Model a portrait in clay, carve a garden sculpture or create a bird in wire
20 Jun 2024
Watercolour skills

Watercolour skills

Watercolour is a medium of great beauty and subtlety
20 Jun 2024
IT troubleshooting

IT troubleshooting

Get help to use your laptop, tablet or smartphone from our English and Cantonese speaking tutor
21 Jun 2024
Yin yoga lunchtime class

Yin yoga lunchtime class

Calm your mind and balance your body in this free weekly 1-hour class for all levels of experience
21 Jun 2024
Sing: Body and Soul

Sing: Body and Soul

Learn how to sing in this fun class for all levels of experience
21 Jun 2024
Acting class at Reg Murphy

Acting class at Reg Murphy

Learn acting skills from an experienced tutor in this 2-hour weekly class for adults
21 Jun 2024
Chinese brush painting with Patrick Siu

Chinese brush painting with Patrick Siu

Create beautiful landscape paintings using Chinese ink and watercolour on rice paper
21 Jun 2024
Creative Non-Fiction Feedback Course with Lee Kofman

Creative Non-Fiction Feedback Course with Lee Kofman

Lee Kofman will provide feedback on essays and creative non-fiction, enabling you to hone your skills over five months.
21 Jun 2024
Analogue collage art workshop

Analogue collage art workshop

Discover the power of analogue collage focused on unleash your creative side.
22 Jun 2024
Art Walk Marrickville

Art Walk Marrickville

Join us for a tour of selected exhibitions in the inner-Sydney suburb of Marrickville
22 Jun 2024
Ceramics taster: sgraffito carving

Ceramics taster: sgraffito carving

In this taster workshop students will learn the basics of clay work and will experiment with sgraffito techniques.
22 Jun 2024
Creative Zine Printmaking Workshop by Claire Welch

Creative Zine Printmaking Workshop by Claire Welch

Get creative and learn how to incorporate reused materials into your very own zine!
22 Jun 2024
Messy play & paint workshops for toddlers

Messy play & paint workshops for toddlers

Dive into a colorful, messy workshop for imaginative play and creative fun
22 Jun 2024
Polymer Clay Earring and Sip Class with Pizza

Polymer Clay Earring and Sip Class with Pizza

Make up to three polymer clay earrings in this hands-on class and enjoy BYO drinks and pizza!
22 Jun 2024
Polymer clay, pizza & sip

Polymer clay, pizza & sip

Creativity and good company, and delicious pizza, come together for an unforgettable evening
22 Jun 2024
Strip Her - The Pop-Up

Strip Her - The Pop-Up

A women-only strip show where YOU are the star.
22 Jun 2024
The innovations and influence of Alphonse Mucha

The innovations and influence of Alphonse Mucha

Discover Alphonse Mucha with Jackie Dunn, Toby Slade and Kathryn Hunyor alongside his solo exhibition at AGNSW
22 Jun 2024
Writing Historical Fiction Workshop with Mirandi Riwoe

Writing Historical Fiction Workshop with Mirandi Riwoe

Author Mirandi Riwoe will discuss research methods and the writing processes involved in writing a historical novel.
22 Jun 2024
Yoga For Unity - Sydney

Yoga For Unity - Sydney

Improve your well-being and emotional health by experiencing the unique benefits of Yoga & Meditation.
22 Jun 2024
Artist Session: Mason Kimber

Artist Session: Mason Kimber

Learn about contemporary sculptural practices from Sydney-based artist Mason Kimber.
23 Jun 2024
Beginners sewing course

Beginners sewing course

Learn all the basics of hand sewing and getting behind a machine
23 Jun 2024
Knife making workshop

Knife making workshop

Learn how to forge your own chef knife in a day
23 Jun 2024
Own The Stage with "The Queen of Confidence" Erika Cramer

Own The Stage with "The Queen of Confidence" Erika Cramer

A full day event for women who are ready to show up, stand up, and build their speaker presence.
23 Jun 2024
Pop-up winter ceramic gallery

Pop-up winter ceramic gallery

We are selling hundred of beautiful handmade ceramics
23 Jun 2024
Fearless Voices - Fundraising Panel

Fearless Voices - Fundraising Panel

Join us for the anniversary of the First Mardi Gras with a conversation between some of the Giants who changed history.
24 Jun 2024
Free Online Workshop: Tax Time for Creatives

Free Online Workshop: Tax Time for Creatives

ll creatives & small businesses need to understand their tax rights and responsibilities. It doesn't have to be boring!
24 Jun 2024
From Distraction to Action

From Distraction to Action

Overcoming attention, reading and learning difficulties.
24 Jun 2024
Painting course: Watercolour

Painting course: Watercolour

Award-winning artist Matteo Bernasconi shares his extensive knowledge of painting
24 Jun 2024
Parent Webinar: Using speech to text and text to speech

Parent Webinar: Using speech to text and text to speech

Perfect for parents or carers of primary or high school children curious about assistive technology
24 Jun 2024
Makertime: open access 16+yrs

Makertime: open access 16+yrs

Get hands-on experience at the Darling Square Library Makerspace
25 Jun 2024
Plastics decoded: how to reduce, reuse and recycle right

Plastics decoded: how to reduce, reuse and recycle right

Join City of Sydney waste and recycling experts for free webinars to uncover more about the plastics we use every day.
25 Jun 2024
Connect Sydney- eSafety information session

Connect Sydney- eSafety information session

Keeping safer online: training for community service providers.
25 Jun 2024
Sewing class

Sewing class

Get help with your sewing projects in this 2 hour fortnightly session
25 Jun 2024
Studio Workshop - Project Jewellery Classes

Studio Workshop - Project Jewellery Classes

Work on your own designs under the guidance of our friendly staff and community
25 Jun 2024
Power of voice with Carmella

Power of voice with Carmella

Develop vocal technique, care and preservation of the voice both in speech and in song with Grammy nominated singer Carmella Baynie
26 Jun 2024
DIY Turkish mosaic table lamp

DIY Turkish mosaic table lamp

Create and design your own stunning Turkish Mosaic Lamp
26 Jun 2024
Global Expansion Blueprint: Insights from the Expert

Global Expansion Blueprint: Insights from the Expert

Expanding overseas? Learn how to protect your business from legal risk by joining our free in-person event.
26 Jun 2024
International Day Against Torture

International Day Against Torture

Voices Against Torture: A Call for Global Justice and Human Rights
26 Jun 2024
LGBTIQA+ discussion group

LGBTIQA+ discussion group

An engaging conversation about LGBTIQA+ issues, guided by a guest facilitator with a short text of their choosing.
26 Jun 2024
The Wellness Choir

The Wellness Choir

Let your voice be your guide on a journey of self-discovery and well-being.
26 Jun 2024
Art Exhibition – when art becomes your home

Art Exhibition – when art becomes your home

Six emerging Hispanic American artists display great art at affordable prices
27 Jun 2024
City of Sydney Online Book Club: Spy Fiction

City of Sydney Online Book Club: Spy Fiction

If you love books, this is a great opportunity to connect with other readers online and find literary inspiration.
27 Jun 2024
Readers – Books and Conversations with Cadance Bell

Readers – Books and Conversations with Cadance Bell

This is a monthly series of conversations with authors about their work and the ideas that inspire them.
27 Jun 2024
Trial night adult glee club

Trial night adult glee club

Sing your heart out, no auditions required, no experience needed, just a willingness to try on singing
27 Jun 2024
Connection to place: where writers choose to call home

Connection to place: where writers choose to call home

A 4-part lecture series exploring the diverse landscapes that sparked the creativity of history’s most renowned writers.
28 Jun 2024
Refugee Week: On Being Stateless

Refugee Week: On Being Stateless

Join Amnesty International for a conversation between refugees then a discussion on being stateless
28 Jun 2024
Mikey Freedom Masterclass

Mikey Freedom Masterclass

Shell House artist-in-residence Mikey Freedom takes guests on a journey through the art of découper.
29 Jun 2024
Needle Lace with Maggie Hensel-Brown

Needle Lace with Maggie Hensel-Brown

Make a lace sampler with the expert guidance of artist, Maggie Hensel-Brown.
29 Jun 2024
Night photography short course

Night photography short course

Master low light shots and how to use a tripod effectively
29 Jun 2024
Life Drawing In the Gallery

Life Drawing In the Gallery

Two hours of sketching happiness in front of inspirational live models
1 Jul 2024
Mending and Upcycling Clothes for Beginners Course

Mending and Upcycling Clothes for Beginners Course

Learn how to repair and adjust your clothes using hand stitching, repairing and dyeing
2 Jul 2024
Discovering watercolour workshop

Discovering watercolour workshop

Gain a solid understanding of this popular medium with practical exercises in colour mixing, layering, and techniques
2 Jul 2024
The Art of Poetry with Judith Beveridge

The Art of Poetry with Judith Beveridge

Uncover the issues surrounding the “making” of poetry and gain a fuller understanding and appreciation of poetry’s power
2 Jul 2024
Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
3 Jul 2024
Film Screening: More than a Fish Kill

Film Screening: More than a Fish Kill

Exploring how artists, fishery managers, and First Nations custodians processed mass fish death events.
4 Jul 2024
Raquel Caballero Launch

Raquel Caballero Launch

Help us celebrate the launch of Totem Towers, the UTS Library's 2023 Creative in Residence work by Raquel Caballero.
4 Jul 2024
Chinese Calligraphy Workshop

Chinese Calligraphy Workshop

Unlock the ancient art of Chinese Calligraphy in our immersive 2-hour workshop designed for beginners!
5 Jul 2024
Celebrating 50 years of Tom Bass Sculpture Studio School!

Celebrating 50 years of Tom Bass Sculpture Studio School!

A showcase of creativity and tradition as well as a celebration of the future of sculpture and our vibrant community.
6 Jul 2024
Ceramics: glaze studio session

Ceramics: glaze studio session

This one-off workshop provides the opportunity to glaze unfinished works and experiment with new glaze techniques.
6 Jul 2024
Elevate your dance mindset workshop

Elevate your dance mindset workshop

Negative mindsets holding your dancing back? Let's work together to shift them!
6 Jul 2024
Loneliness: The Solution Within

Loneliness: The Solution Within

Loneliness can be softened, transformed and ultimately completely overcome
6 Jul 2024
Reading and Writing Short Stories with Michelle Cahill

Reading and Writing Short Stories with Michelle Cahill

Learn how to appreciate and hone the craft of short fiction through the analysis of contemporary short stories.
6 Jul 2024
Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
6 Jul 2024
Bondi Community Garden Bee

Bondi Community Garden Bee

(Re)connnect with nature, improve your well-being and make new like-minded friends at Bondi Community Garden
7 Jul 2024
Sydney organ festival

Sydney organ festival

Four days of events celebrating the Organ Music Society of Sydney including a masterclass with Olivier Latry, organist
7 Jul 2024
Sketching and painting class

Sketching and painting class

Develop your skills in these fortnightly classes led by an artist for all levels of experience
8 Jul 2024
School holidays: silver jewellery making, 12-17yrs

School holidays: silver jewellery making, 12-17yrs

Create your own one-off jewellery pieces in this 2 half-day introductory workshop for young people
8 Jul 2024
Wooden noughts and crosses making

Wooden noughts and crosses making

This fun and engaging workshop is a great introduction for children into the world of woodwork
8 Jul 2024
Green Square Community Crafters and Makers Meetup

Green Square Community Crafters and Makers Meetup

Do you like to knit, crotchet, embroider, paint or sew and share craft knowledge?
9 Jul 2024
Kids School Holiday Bondi Pottery Class

Kids School Holiday Bondi Pottery Class

2-hour immersive pottery workshop. Designed for kids aged 6-12 years old
9 Jul 2024
Kids School Holiday North Shore Pottery Class

Kids School Holiday North Shore Pottery Class

2-hour immersive pottery workshop. Designed for kids aged 6-12 years old.
9 Jul 2024
Bush Cook

Bush Cook

Learn how to make and use a campfire to cook delicious dishes!
11 Jul 2024
Standard mental health first aid course (face to face)

Standard mental health first aid course (face to face)

Equip yourself with essential skills to handle mental health crises with our accredited Mental Health First Aid course
11 Jul 2024
Author Talk: Mel Brown presents Shades of Me

Author Talk: Mel Brown presents Shades of Me

In celebration of NAIDOC ,Melinda Brown will be in conversation with Michaela Kalowski, with her new book Shades of Me.
12 Jul 2024
NAIDOC Week: Bush food planting day

NAIDOC Week: Bush food planting day

Lend a hand to plant bush food and habitat displays in the orchard.
13 Jul 2024
Beginners calligraphy workshops

Beginners calligraphy workshops

Come along to Sydney's favourite calligraphy sessions, hosted at our cute cafe and studio venue in Tempe
13 Jul 2024
Growing Food for Wildlife Project

Growing Food for Wildlife Project

Help us to grow food for sick, injured and orphaned native animals in the care of local wildlife rescue groups
13 Jul 2024
Talking ‘JUNK’ with Artist Xiao Lu

Talking ‘JUNK’ with Artist Xiao Lu

A revealing conversation with one of China’s most influential and provocative female artists, Xiao Lu.
13 Jul 2024
Textiles Mending Group

Textiles Mending Group

Join us for a monthly mending extravaganza!
13 Jul 2024
Travel talks: Art and culture across the globe

Travel talks: Art and culture across the globe

Travel to Tokyo, Oman, China, New York and Miami with this vibrant lecture series at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
13 Jul 2024
Make a wooden step stool

Make a wooden step stool

This is a great introduction to woodwork for anyone who would like to learn the joys of working with wood
14 Jul 2024
Create a travel sketchbook with Richard Byrnes

Create a travel sketchbook with Richard Byrnes

Learn techniques in watercolour, pen and pencil to capture the sights and experiences of your adventures
14 Jul 2024
Children’s Books Writing Course with Belinda Murrell

Children’s Books Writing Course with Belinda Murrell

Author Belinda Murrell provides feedback on writing for children, enabling you to hone your skills over five months.
15 Jul 2024
Creative Non-Fiction Course with Zoya Patel

Creative Non-Fiction Course with Zoya Patel

Zoya Patel will provide feedback on your essays and creative non-fiction, enabling you to hone your skills
15 Jul 2024
Free Spanish classes

Free Spanish classes

Try a 1-hour group Spanish lesson for free
15 Jul 2024
Poetry Feedback Course with Ivy Ireland

Poetry Feedback Course with Ivy Ireland

Poet Ivy Ireland will provide feedback on your poetry, enabling you to hone your skills over five months.
15 Jul 2024
School holidays: Robot battle 8-12 years

School holidays: Robot battle 8-12 years

Embark on a fascinating journey into the world of robotics with fun crafts, games and making activities!
16 Jul 2024
Jewellery workshop for teens (11-15 years)

Jewellery workshop for teens (11-15 years)

Learn how to upcycle reuse materials into stylish jewellery and accessories!
18 Jul 2024
Japanese art kintsugi ceramic repair workshop

Japanese art kintsugi ceramic repair workshop

Learn the mindful Japanese art of golden ceramic mending to give new life to a damaged piece
20 Jul 2024
Make a pair of wooden chopsticks

Make a pair of wooden chopsticks

This short workshop is for anyone who would like to dip their toes into the world of working with reclaimed wood
21 Jul 2024
Watercolour for absolute beginners

Watercolour for absolute beginners

Learn hot tips and techniques when starting out with watercolours
21 Jul 2024
Go 4 Fun Green Square

Go 4 Fun Green Square

Make lifestyle changes as a family
23 Jul 2024
Tango course (6 weeks) with Club De Tango

Tango course (6 weeks) with Club De Tango

For all levels with Sydney's most experienced and successful teachers.
23 Jul 2024
Chinese painting for beginners to advanced

Chinese painting for beginners to advanced

A free weekly class for beginners, led by an experienced Mandarin speaking tutor
25 Jul 2024
Readers – Books and Conversations with James Bradley

Readers – Books and Conversations with James Bradley

A monthly series with authors about their latest work, their body of work, writing process and ideas that inspire them.
25 Jul 2024
Ceramics: intermediate wheel throwing

Ceramics: intermediate wheel throwing

Refine your wheel throwing skills in this 4-week course for experienced students
25 Jul 2024
Ceramics: studio access program (Thursdays)

Ceramics: studio access program (Thursdays)

Experienced students can further develop their own projects with support from an expert ceramicist in this 6-week course
25 Jul 2024
City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

If you love books, this is a great opportunity to connect with other readers online and find literary inspiration.
25 Jul 2024
Re-Weaving Workshop with Reuse Materials

Re-Weaving Workshop with Reuse Materials

Learn how to weave within an abstract form for a meditative evening of crafting in Marrickville!
25 Jul 2024
Carve a timber spatula course

Carve a timber spatula course

This short workshop is perfect for anyone who would like to dip their toes into the world of working with reclaimed wood
27 Jul 2024
Ceramics: studio access program (Saturdays)

Ceramics: studio access program (Saturdays)

Experienced students can further develop their own projects with support from an experienced tutor in this 6 week course
27 Jul 2024
Vase arrangment workshop for everyone

Vase arrangment workshop for everyone

Master the art of a flower arrangement with gorgeous seasonal blooms
27 Jul 2024
Laser cut basics: make your own rubber stamp 16+ years

Laser cut basics: make your own rubber stamp 16+ years

Create your own laser cut rubber stamp in this 3-hour interactive workshop for ages 16 and over
29 Jul 2024
Hearing Matters Talk

Hearing Matters Talk

Find out about support services for people living with hearing loss
31 Jul 2024
Ryan Holiday Live: The Stoic Life

Ryan Holiday Live: The Stoic Life

Ryan’s talks are inspirational, full of powerful educational insights that leave attendees energised to grow
31 Jul 2024
Community Garden Art Project

Community Garden Art Project

An amazing collaborative creative experience led by Julie Paterson of Cloth Fabric
1 Aug 2024
Reclaimed Woodblock Printing Workshop

Reclaimed Woodblock Printing Workshop

Discover how to use upcycled wood to create bold and expressive prints.
1 Aug 2024
Complete Reiki Training; Levels 1, 2 and Master

Complete Reiki Training; Levels 1, 2 and Master

Learn Reiki Energy Healing to release stress, support the immune system and promote self-healing. No experience needed
2 Aug 2024
Half day sculpture workshop

Half day sculpture workshop

Get hands-on at this creative sculpting workshop in Sydney
3 Aug 2024
Natural scent blending workshop

Natural scent blending workshop

Explore essential oils and create your own unique fragrance
3 Aug 2024
Social Enterprise Festival 2024

Social Enterprise Festival 2024

Free festival bringing together NSW & ACT social enterprises with conscious consumers
3 Aug 2024
Jewellery: etched metal jewellery

Jewellery: etched metal jewellery

Create your own etched jewellery, in this 5-week introductory course for beginners
4 Aug 2024
Masterclass with Todd Fuller

Masterclass with Todd Fuller

Join award-winning artist Todd Fuller for an intensive drawing masterclass
4 Aug 2024
Bringing Characters to Life with Amy Lovat

Bringing Characters to Life with Amy Lovat

Explore the fundamentals of character and dialogue so you can work on driving the narrative forward.
5 Aug 2024
Stepping On

Stepping On

Learn to reduce your risk of falling and maintain independence.
7 Aug 2024
National Teacher Conference

National Teacher Conference

Mark your calendars – Bell Shakespeare's National Teacher Conference is back for 2024.
9 Aug 2024
Online Orchestral Music (1900-Present) Course with SYO

Online Orchestral Music (1900-Present) Course with SYO

SYO's Digital Programs are open to all. Join us on a journey through music from the 20th and 21st century.
10 Aug 2024
Orchid Walk

Orchid Walk

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Orchid glass house at the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney.
11 Aug 2024
Educational Sustainable Teacher Workshop

Educational Sustainable Teacher Workshop

Deep dives into creative reuse and loose parts play pedagogy and practice
17 Aug 2024
Affluent and Christian?

Affluent and Christian?

Material goods, the King and the kingdom
21 Aug 2024
Readers - Books and Conversation with Shankari Chandran

Readers - Books and Conversation with Shankari Chandran

A monthly series with authors about their latest work, their body of work, writing process and ideas that inspire them.
22 Aug 2024
Lino printing workshop for beginners

Lino printing workshop for beginners

Learn how to create your own stunning artworks at Reverse Garbage
24 Aug 2024
The Rules of Writing Romance

The Rules of Writing Romance

Learn how to create romance for broad and diverse audiences from author and editor Melanie Saward.
24 Aug 2024
City of Sydney Online Book Club: Song and Dance

City of Sydney Online Book Club: Song and Dance

If you love books, this is a great opportunity to connect with other readers online and find literary inspiration
29 Aug 2024
The Art of Writing Memoir Workshop with Sarah Malik

The Art of Writing Memoir Workshop with Sarah Malik

Join Sarah Malik for a workshop diving into the power of memoir writing and telling one’s truth as a political act.
31 Aug 2024
Short Course: Painting still life

Short Course: Painting still life

Unlock the secrets of painting from a still life in this fun introductory workshop
1 Sep 2024