Brooklyn pollution meet

Community members concerned about dust, noise and odour issues in the Brooklyn area are invited to Brooklyn community representative group’s open house. Wednesday, March 8, 4-7pm at Brooklyn Community Hall, 2 Cypress Avenue, Brooklyn. All welcome.

■ 0427 338 482, eo.bcrg@gmail.com or www.brooklynip.com.au

 

Neighbourhood grants

Brimbank council is offering mini-grants to encourage residents to get to know their neighbours. Neighbour Day 2017 is coming up on March 26, and the council has 20 $250 grants on offer for residents who organise activities that connect neighbours with each other. Conditions apply. Applications close February 28.

■ 9249 4000 or visit www.buzz.brimbank.vic.gov.au/grants-to-get-to-know-your-neighbours

 

Council meets again

The first Brimbank council meeting for the year is on tonight, February 21, starting at 7pm at Brimbank Community and Civic Centre. Find out how your local government works. Brimbank Community and Civic Centre, 301 Hampshire Road, Sunshine.

 

Chip off the old Block

Come into Taylors Lakes Bunnings and get involved in a free do-it-yourself morning with Dale Vine from The Block … get some tips for your own DIY projects. Light refreshments. 11am start, on Thursday, February 23, 430 Melton Highway, Taylors Lakes

■ 9449 6000 or bunnings.com.au/taylorslakes

 

Relax into the year

Start 2017 in a more relaxed way by joining the five-week meditation course for women at Good Shepherd Community House. Explore different styles and techniques in a friendly, supported environment, with the course kicking off on February 28.

■ 8312 8800 or www.goodshep.org.au

 

School fete

Glengala Primary School fete is back. Free entry. Saturday, March 4, 10am-4pm at Glengala Primary School, Talintyre Road, Sunshine West

■ 9311 7810 or glengala.ps@edumail.vic.gov.au