Community

Aqualuna is a fun community choir that sings a diverse repertoire ranging from gospel, African, world and pop to classical music. The emphasis is on having fun while improving our sound and learning some music on the way. We are currently looking to recruit members, particularly but not limited to, tenors and basses. All parts are welcome, no experience necessary and we do not audition. If interested, please come along and join us for a free session.

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Welcome to Caroline Chisholm Retirement Village, the Right Environment at the Right Time.

A safe, secure and homely environment offering supported living accommodation in a wonderful location at an affordable price. The village is a retirement complex for singles and couples living in self-contained apartments in an atmosphere of respect, privacy, independence and understanding.

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Clancy Terrace is a discreet and attractive self-care retirement village built for those over the age of 55 who specifically have independent living in mind. Located in Greenwich, on Sydney’s lower North Shore, the development was designed by Flower & Samios Architects and built in 2002. Each of the twenty four apartments are modern and spacious, with either ground floor private tiled courtyards or large sun drenched balconies. With its spectacular district views and a short stroll to the waters edge of Greenwich Point, Clancy Terrace makes an attractive way of life for the over 55’s.

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Happy Kids Kindy is a long day care centre which has been operating since 1987 and provides quality care and education for children 2-6 years.

We provide an extensive, varied educational program, and a stimulating environment for each child. We promote and value the importance of play and the development of the “Whole Child”.

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Address LCM Church cnr Beaconsfield Road and Dalrymple Avenue Lane Cove North NSW 2066 Mobile: 0433 024 354 Website: www.hummingsong.com.au

Meets on Monday nights in school terms, 7.30-9.30pm

Open to new members.

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Located in the popular suburb of Lane Cove on Sydney’s Lower North Shore, Uniting Kamilaroi is a happy and welcoming aged care home. If you choose to become a resident, our caring team can assist you with personal care (such as getting dressed) and many of the day-to-day jobs that have become tricky to manage. We make life easy by looking after the cooking, cleaning and laundry, and if your needs change we can assist you to find additional health or care support.

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KU Greenwich Preschool provides high quality education and care for young children and their families.

The preschool implements a play-based learning curriculum, building upon children’s strengths and interests, with a desire to stimulate a love of learning.

For more information, or to enquire about placing your child on the waiting list, please contact the Centre Director.

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KU Osborne Park Preschool is situated behind Lane Cove Golf Course in a peaceful bush and park environment, where children can experience expansive learning opportunities through the potential of nature.

The preschool provides a play-based program and am environment that is both stimulating and challenging, and nurtures the growth of children while embracing their uniqueness and individuality.

For more information, or to enquire about placing your child on the waiting list, please contact the Centre Director.

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Address c/- 24A Upper Cliff Rd, Northwood NSW 2066 Website: http://www.lanecoveartsociety.com.au/

The Lane Cove Art Society celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2015. The aim of the Society is to encourage, recognise and reward artistic talent in the Lane Cove. They welcome new members – the sole requirement is an interest in art.

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We currently run bi-weekly activities for children set in local bushland with different themes and focus depending on the season and location, e.g. in “Shapes in Nature” we explore natural shapes in our environment, in “Bug Spot” we hunt down mini-beasts and learn about their life cycles, habitats and peculiarities and in “Are Trees Alive” we search for signs that they are indeed.

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Address St Aidan\’s Church Arabella Street Longueville NSW 2066 Phone: 9418 9063 Website: http://anca.org.au/choir-view/2016

Senior ladies choir welcomes new members. Rehearsals on Thursday afternoons

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Lane Cove Community Chaplaincy seeks to serve and connect the local community in unique and person-oriented ways. Karen, the Chaplain, lives and works in Lane Cove and is readily available to meet you.

Karen is an ordained Minister of the Uniting Church in Australia. However, Karen prefers to go to the community, rather than expect people to turn up at Church to see her. She prefers to listen to people’s perspectives and needs than preach. (But she does offer her perspective in her blogs). Although Karen is generously sponsored by Lane Cove Uniting Church, she is not its Minister.

 

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The Lane Cove Concert Band was formed in 1963 and is incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act.

The Bands play in various community events, local, state and national competitions and host their own indoor and outdoor concerts each year.

New members are always welcome with rehearsals being open to potential new players to come and try the various bands out.

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Address Lane Cove Music & Cultural Centre 266 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 9428 4834 or 9873 6315 Website: http://www.lanecovecreativephotography.org/

Established in 1970 Lane Cove Creative Photography has been bringing photographers together for over 40 years.

Meets fortnightly at 8pm Thursday nights

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Address 164-172 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 02 9427 2977 Website: Early Childhood Centre Lane Cove

Free community service for parents and /or caregivers with children aged 0-5 years. Advice and support on parenting issues, growth and development checks, education and support groups, assessment and referral to other services.

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Lane Cove Music was founded in 1946 and is a not-for-profit organisation affiliated with the Federated Music Clubs of Australia NSW Council Inc.
Our objectives are:
· To provide good music for our members and the community.
· To provide performance opportunity for classical musicians.

Provides seven concerts per year – a variety of classical music with professional artists. Supper provide

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Address Lane Cove Club Birdwood Avenue Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 9906 5634

Meets first Thursday of each month at 10am. Keep up to date with RSL matters, DVA and community services

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Address 180 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066

Provides social centre where people can play indoor bowls, cards, scrabble etc.

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LCTC aim to provide artistic, recreational, educational and employment opportunities to residents in the local community. It aims to provide affordable and entertaining live theatre opportunities and to further the appreciation of the arts within the community of Lane Cove and its surrounding environs.

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Address Meeting House 25-27 Stokes Street Lane Cove North NSW 2066 Website: http://lanecovetoastmasters.org.au/?doing_wp_cron=1472011014.0251259803771972656250

Become a confident public speaker with a supportive group of local residents. Meets first and third Wednesday of each month, 6.45-8.30pm

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Address Lane Cove Living & Learning Centre 180 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 9427 5321 Website: www.lavocelanecove.com/

Meets weekly, 6.30-8pm to sing for fun. No audition necessary, new members welcome

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A club run by volunteer parents of multiples (twins, triplets etc) to support and assist other parents. Weekly playgroup

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Address 23a Stokes Street Lane Cove North NSW 2066 Phone: (02) 9427 1841 Website: www.meetinghouse.org.au

Meeting House Inc. is located in Lane Cove North and offers a variety of activities for the general community, local seniors, and families.

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THE MEN’S SHED is a fully equipped workshop where skilled and unskilled men can share time with each other, swap yarns and work together on community projects. Members make and repair furniture, toys, craft items or work on their own personal projects. Many items are donated to community groups whilst some are sold to buy materials and new tools for the Shed.

 

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This group is for like-minded people who wish to experience the emotional benefit of putting their thoughts, ideas, feelings and experiences in their own words in writing. The group yourselves will cover simple techniques on how to express yourself in writing and have the opportunity to share your writings in a supportive and non-judgemental group setting.

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PermaPatch is Lane Cove’s community garden, located behind the old Uniting Church on the corner of Pacific Highway and Mowbray Rd.  We grow food: fruit, vegetables, herbs, chickens, honey, fish. PermaPatch promotes and practices composting, companion planting, animal husbandry, community, local action and sustainability.

Everyone is invited to attend our Open Days which are held every Sunday from 2 – 5pm.

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Address Lane Cove Golf Club 180 River Road Northwood NSW 2066 Phone: 0407 216 552 Website: www.lanecoverotary.org

All welcome at our weekly meeting. 6.15 for 6.45pm start until 8.15pm, Tuesdays. Dinner costs $20 per head

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Address Lane Cove Library Library Walk Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 0422 798 498

Learn to meditate free. Experience the living power that will change your life. Tuesday 7-8.30pm

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Address Greenwich Hospital 97-115 River Road Greenwich NSW 2065 Phone: 02 9903 8273

Stepping On is a free, informative and fun course presented by trained health professionals at Greenwich Hospital. The course aims to build confidence, improve strength and balance and reduce the risk of falls. As well as teaching strength and balance exercises, the course provides information on home hazards, safe footwear, vision difficulties and medication management.

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Address Lane Cove Seniors Centre 180 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066 Phone: 02 9911 3593

Tai Chi is a great way to improve fitness, muscle strength, balance and flexibility

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Provides dementia-specific day respite for people living in the community. Offer assessment, outings and small group activities and community education about living with dementia. Transport and respite can be arranged in the lower north shore area. Saturday program for younger people with dementia.

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The Willoughby Youth Brass Band is starting up with new energy. Our NEW director is Brad Lucas – a a fine Euphonium player and very experienced performer and conductor.
The Youth band will start Sunday 7th February in the Jo Ciantar Music Rooms, 9 McIntosh CHATSWOOD. Start time is 4.30 so arrive before 4.15 to help set up and then play at 4.30pm.
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