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Are you ready to make this spring unforgettable? Get ready to learn new skills and create new and meaningful social connections by Summer!

Whether you love art, singing, craft, writing, trivia, gardening or are just keen to learn a new skill, our small group ‘Get Connected’ programs offer something for everyone. It’s not just a series of events – it’s a journey to rediscover the joy in every moment, and celebrate the beauty of active aging. We believe that life gets even more vibrant as we age, and this spring, we’re bringing you a line-up of unforgettable activities that will make you feel more alive than ever by Summer!

All activity resources are supplied, so all you need to do, is book yourself in… 

  1. Workshops are facilitated by experienced ECH staff.
  2. Each program is designed to be attended over the 8 weeks: from 16 October to 15 December.
  3. Subsidised government funding is available for anyone 65 years and over – ask us how! 
  4. For more information or to book, check event listings below.

Programs to choose from

Mixed Activities Meet

Gardens for Health

Writing a Memoir

Craft Group

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.

Book the 8-week program or ask about single sessions.

For further information, check the event details via the links above. To confirm your place, contact us on 1300 275 324 or use the event booking form.

 

Events

Friday 1 March 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Cheltenham Board Games

Come and join us every Friday at the Cheltenham Community Centre for a fun morning of board games, cards and…

Friday 1 March 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Adelaide Festival Discounted Tickets: Guuranda

As a proud sponsor of the Adelaide Festival, ECH is proud to offer clients, residents, staff and their friends discounted…

Friday 1 March 2024 at 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Modbury Fibrecraft Friday

Do you love to sew, quilt, knit and crochet? Or would you like to learn?  Come and join our community…

Monday 4 March 2024
Join Claire for an exclusive Adelaide Festival experience

As part of ECH’s partnership with the Adelaide Festival, we have three amazing exclusive experiences for ECH clients and residents…

Tuesday 5 March 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Get Connected Northern Lunch Club

Are you looking for a way to meet new people and enjoy a meal together? Join us in…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
SANFL and ECH Walking Footy – Term 1

Whether you love footy or are just looking for a fun way to stay active, Walking Footy might be the…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Gables’ Community Art Group

Join us every Wednesday for an art group led by Volunteer Raina. This is a great opportunity to meet new…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 9:30am - 12:00pm
Get Connected Social Craft Group

Are you a budding creative or would like learn new skills? Join us each Wednesday at this social…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Adelaide Festival Discounted Tickets: Joseph & James Tawadros

As a proud sponsor of the Adelaide Festival, ECH is proud to offer clients, residents, staff and their friends discounted…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Encore Community Art Group

Join us every Wednesday for an art group led by Peer Connector Pat. This is a great opportunity to meet…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cumberland Park Community

Do you love to be a part of a community and try new activities? Join us each Wednesday at the…

Wednesday 6 March 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Get Connected Writing A Memoir

Are you a passionate writer or perhaps you would to improve your skills? Embark on a transformative journey as Peer…

Thursday 7 March 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Walkerville Bus Trip to the Shark Museum

Join us for our bus trip from ECH College Grove. Jump onboard and visit Semaphore, a beachside haven home to…

Wednesday 13 March 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Victor Harbor Bus Trip to the David Roche Museum

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Victor Harbor. Jump onboard and see what’s on in the city during…

Wednesday 13 March 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Wednesdays in our Garden

Do you have a green thumb and want to get your hands dirty in the garden? Then join us at…

Wednesday 13 March 2024 at 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Adelaide Festival Discounted Tickets: Goldner String Quartet: The 2000s

As a proud sponsor of the Adelaide Festival, ECH is proud to offer clients, residents, staff and their friends discounted…

Thursday 14 March 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Intergenerational Playgroup

Green Leaves Early Learning Bowden is excited to join ECH to create an intergenerational playgroup! Why an Intergenerational Playgroup? Intergenerational…

Friday 15 March 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Adelaide Festival Discounted Tickets: Time Machine

As a proud sponsor of the Adelaide Festival, ECH is proud to offer clients, residents, staff and their friends discounted…

Saturday 16 March 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Adelaide Festival Discounted Tickets: Jungle Book Reimagined

As a proud sponsor of the Adelaide Festival, ECH is proud to offer clients, residents, staff and their friends discounted…

Monday 18 March 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Southern Social Quiz Group

Are you looking for a way to meet new people and learn new skills? Then please come and join…

Tuesday 19 March 2024 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Tree Stories Project

What role have trees played in your life? Remember the ‘splash’ when you let go of the rope that hung…

Thursday 21 March 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Morphett Vale Bus Trip to Monarto Safari Park

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Morphett Vale. Jump onboard and visit Monarto Safari Park, the largest safari…

Monday 25 March 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Garden Activities – Seeds

Do you enjoy being in gardens and nature? Curious about new topics?  Join us for a garden workshop and learn…

Tuesday 26 March 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Tuesday Tune-ups at the Windsor

Calling all people who enjoy singing, listening to music or lip syncing!   Are you a ‘Dancing Queen’ or maybe…

Thursday 11 April 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Henley Beach Bus Trip to McLaren Vale

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Henley Beach. Jump onboard for a scenic drive to McLaren Vale, one…

Thursday 18 April 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Walkerville Bus Trip to Langhorne Creek

Join us for our bus trip from ECH College Grove. Jump onboard and enjoy a trip to Langhorne Creek. Visit…

Tuesday 23 April 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Victor Harbor Bus Trip to Fleurieu Peninsula

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Victor Harbor. Jump onboard and enjoy a scenic drive across the Fleurieu…

Friday 26 April 2024
Healthy Minds – Expression of Interest

ECH Get Connected programs provide opportunities to learn new skills and build meaningful social connections with the assistance of ECH…

Friday 26 April 2024
Exhibiting Art – Expression of Interest

ECH Get Connected programs provide opportunities to learn new skills and build meaningful social connections with the assistance of ECH…

Friday 26 April 2024
Social Singing Group – Expression of Interest

ECH Get Connected programs provide opportunities to learn new skills and build meaningful social connections with the assistance of ECH…

Monday 29 April 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Garden Activities – Karesansui

Do you enjoy being in gardens and nature? Curious about new topics?  Join us for a garden workshop and learn…

Tuesday 30 April 2024 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Tree Stories Project

What role have trees played in your life? Remember the ‘splash’ when you let go of the rope that hung…

Friday 10 May 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Morphett Vale Bus Trip to Langhorne Creek

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Morphett Vale. Jump onboard and enjoy a trip to Langhorne Creek. Visit…

Wednesday 15 May 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Henley Beach Bus Trip to Monarto Safari Park

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Henley Beach. Jump onboard and visit Monarto Safari Park, the largest safari…

Wednesday 22 May 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Walkerville Bus Trip to Adelaide Hills

Join us for our bus trip from ECH College Grove. Jump onboard and enjoy a day being chauffeured through the…

Monday 27 May 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Garden Activities – Physical Healing in the Garden

Do you enjoy being in gardens and nature? Curious about new topics?  Join us for a garden workshop and learn…

Wednesday 29 May 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Victor Harbor Bus Trip to McLaren Vale

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Victor Harbor. Jump onboard for a scenic drive to McLaren Vale, one…

Thursday 6 June 2024 at 8:30am - 4:00pm
Morphett Vale Bus Trip to Fleurieu Peninsula

Join us for our bus trip from ECH Morphett Vale. Jump onboard and enjoy a scenic drive across the Fleurieu…

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