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Virtual Events Coming Soon

Listed below are some free virtual events coming up soon. Make sure you don’t miss out.

Live in your lounge room

Hosted by Knox City Council

Streaming LIVE from the Knox Community Arts Centre, Knox City Council will bring you unique unplugged sessions featuring some of Knox’s best local singer-songwriters, performing artists and much more!

When:    Every Friday night
Time:     8:00pm to 8:45pm (program below).
Where:  Live-streamed to the Knox Arts and Events Facebook page.

PROGRAM

Friday 29 May:   Caitie + Ko
Friday 5 June:    SLAMS Musical Theatre
Friday 12 June:  Catherine Connelly
Friday 19 June:  Velvet Archers
Friday 26 June:  Mae Collard Trio
Friday 3 July:      Renee Taggart

Men’s Mental Health

by Men’s Health Promoter, Educator and Advocate – Brian Mier

“Mental health conditions don’t discriminate – they affect people of every age, at every stage of life. We all need to start talking about mental health and checking in with people we are concerned about. Men’s and women’s experiences may not be the same. Hear Brian’s personal journey of how he overcame Depression to go on to lead a happy and engaging life. It includes a range of practical, personal tips and resources such as Beyond Blue.”

Date:  Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Time: 11am to 12pm (via Zoom) or 1pm to 2pm (by teleconference)

For more information and to register for the 11am Zoom session, click here. For the 2pm teleconference, click here.

Gardens for Harvest Webinars

Would you like to grow your own food from home? Join Maria from ‘My Green Garden’ for a free online series of Webinars. The Webinars cover crop rotation in the veggie patch, making fast compost, growing asparagus, winter pruning and more.

 For more information and to register, click here.

Start using Zoom – free

Hosted by Volunteer4Knox

Zoom is all the rage for connecting people, so why not learn how to use it properly. It is more than likely here to stay. Join a beginner’s class.

Date:  Wednesday 10 June 2020
Time: 10am to 12pm (via Zoom)

To book,  click here or call 0429 968 822.

Resilience and Living in the Now

with Gary Cantwell – Encore

“Back by popular demand… the social distancing restrictions have changed the way we live and engage with our community and are testing our resilience. Listen to Knox resident, Gary Cantwell present a talk on resilience and the importance of living in the now.”

Date:     Thursday, 11 June 2020
Times:  11am to 12pm (via Zoom) or 1pm to 2pm (by teleconference)

For more information and to register for the 11am Zoom session, click here. For the 2pm teleconference, click here.

Bloomsday

Celebrating James Joyce’s Ulysses from a safe distance

How do you celebrate James Joyce’s great modernist novel Ulysses in a time of social distancing? This year, the annual 16 June Bloomsday celebration will be online, with 18 films presented, one for each of the book’s episodes, being played out across the big day on Facebook.

A cast of 20 comes together from around the world for a virtual celebration, with narrator and guide the peerless Max Gillies.

Watch and join in for free!

Date:     Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Times:  The films will be released throughout the day at appointed times.

Please see the Bloomsday in Melbourne website for more detailed information.

More virtual events coming soon

Visit Knox City Council’s Current Events and Knox Arts and Events Facebook page for more online events.