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Jun, 2018

Storytime for Kids at Bell

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Storytime for Kids at Bell has commenced for 2018, with changes to days, location, and time! Storytime for Kids will be held at the Bell State School library, in conjunction with the eKindy classes. Storytime sessions will alternate each month between Wednesdays and Fridays, to cover each eKindy class. The Wednesday sessions will be joined by the Prep class, and the Friday sessions are open to the public and members of the Bell Playgroup. So, if you’ve got a little one under 5, bring them along to the next session: July […]

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Jun, 2018

Birding with Bernice at Bell

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The Bell Birdwatching Group will be meeting on 20 July 2018, 8.00am at the Bell Bunya Community Centre. If you’re interested in seeing more of the Western Downs, while learning about our native birds, contact Bernice about joining the group in 2018. Birding beginners welcome! Contact: Bernice (0427) 631 080, or Ruth bellbunyacommunitycentre@nullgmail.com. The latest Bell Birdwatching Group newsletter can be found here.

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Jun, 2018

Justice of the Peace services in Bell

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Got some paperwork you need signed and witnessed? A Justice of the Peace (J.P.) will be at the Bell Community Centre on the third Friday of the month. When: 20 July 2018, 9.00am – 12.00pm Where: Bell Bunya Community Centre, 71 Maxwell Street Bell 4408 In a hurry? Contact the Bell Community Centre for other options. If you are a JP yourself, and might be interested in volunteering some time, please come down and introduce yourself!

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Jun, 2018

Top Tips for Staying Safe Online

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Are you concerned about whether you can trust the internet? Too scared to use internet banking? You’re not alone. Here are some helpful tips from our Librarians: Make sure your anti-virus software is up to date. You might not need an expensive internet security suite, but you do need anti-virus software. AVG Free is a commonly used one. Use a strong password – I know, I know, it’s so hard to remember all those passwords! The Australian Government’s Stay Smart Online website has some great tips for understanding how to create […]

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Mar, 2018

Sunday Bookclub in Bell

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Do you love discussing the books you read? Are your potplants wilting under the pressure of all your reading rants? You need the Sunday Bookclub! The Sunday Bookclub meets on the last Sunday of the month in the morning for coffee and discussion, at Pips n Cherries café in Bell. If you love reading and talking about books, you are welcome to join this friendly bunch. Contact: Alexis at jracgreen@nullgmail.com Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other branches.

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Jun, 2017

Seniors Fitness Classes with Tracy

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Get trim, taut, and terrific! These happy, fun, low-impact fitness classes are designed specially for seniors. All seniors are welcome to join our group on Monday and Thursday mornings. Get active and social at the same time; join with friends or take the opportunity to meet new people. When: Monday and Thursday mornings Where: Bluebelles Art Gallery, Bell Bunya Community Centre, 71 Maxwell Street Bell 4408 To find out more about fees or the sessions, contact Ruth at bellbunyacommunitycentre@nullgmail.com.

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Apr, 2017

Broadband for Seniors at Bell

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Looking to learn how to catch up with technology? The Bell Bunya Community Centre hosts a Broadband for Seniors Kiosk. Broadband for Seniors helps senior Australians get the skills they need to use computers and access the Internet. BFS kiosks are located all around Australia. They are available to anyone 50 years or over who wants to learn how to use a computer and surf the Internet for free. Free online training is available through the Broadband for Seniors website. Computer classes are offered at Bell Community Centre on a regular basis.  The […]

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Mar, 2017

Are you a ‘Crafty Cat’?

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Thursdays are Making Days at Bell Community Centre! The Bell Art Group has Painting Days on Thursdays, and the studio is open to arty people of all persuasions. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced crafter, you’re welcome to join in. Bring your own craft projects or just come for a ‘yarn’. When: Each Thursday from 9.00am Where: The studio, Bell Bunya Community Centre, 71 Maxwell Street Bell 4408 For more details, contact Ruth at bellbunyacommunitycentre@nullgmail.com.

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Jan, 2017

Family fun with Nintendo Wii at Bell

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Bell Library has a Nintendo Wii console. There are some fun and active games to share with family members. Why not challenge Grandma or Grandad to a game of Wii tennis? Or, play Wii tenpin bowling with your children? It’s a fun way to spend some time during the school holidays. For a quick tutorial, pop into Bell Library on Wednesday afternoons.

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