From a custom car and motorbike show to tai chi, here’s 11 things to do around Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay
Autorama on again
Renegades Hot Rod and Custom Club is holding its fifth annual Westside Autorama Car and Bike Show this Sunday. The event is from 8am-2.30pm at Westside Indoor Sports, corner Grieve Parade and Dohertys Road, Alton North. Prizes for top cars and bikes will be presented at 1pm. General admission $5, children free. Register vehicles for $15 before 11.30am, or by contacting the club.
■ email@example.com or 0411 327 515
More than 90 stalls will be on offer for the next Melbourne Frock Swap, 10am-4pm, Sunday, September 20, at Seaworks.
See collaborative artworks created by asylum seekers and refugees who attended wood-cut workshops. The exhibition opens 5-8pm Friday, September 18, closing September 24, at the Dancing Dog, 42 Albert Street, Footscray.
■ 9689 2566
Author Magda Szubanski will be chatting about her new book Reckoning: A Memoir at the Sun Theatre, 6pm, Thursday, September 24. Free, bookings required.
■ 9689 0661 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Aged care, childcare and Home and Community Care courses are starting at Laverton Community Education Centre. Government funding is available. Courses are easily accessible by Laverton train station.
■ 9369 2726
Sing with us
Willin Wimmin choir is calling on women who love to sing. No audition or experience necessary. Rehearsals every Wednesday at 7.30pm in Williamstown.
■ Steph, 0409 856 071 or email@example.com
Book now for school holiday adventures with Yarraville Community Centre. Activities will run all day during the first week and will include cooking, paper marbling, making a book or dream-catcher, superhero costume illustration and gardening.
■ 9687 1560 for www.ycc.net.au
The Lions Club of Altona will hold a gala 50th anniversary dinner on October 14 at Williamstown RSL Club. Bookings close September 28.
■ Anne, 0409 413 230 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join in tai chi sessions at The Village, 1-49 Paas Place, Williamstown, Mondays, 8.50-9.45am, first time free.
■ Jen, 9393 9359
Hobsons Bay Art Society activities include classes, monthly events and workshops.
■ Janette, 0400 671 616
Help care for kids
Anglicare Yarraville urgently needs foster parents.
■ email@example.com or 9396 7403