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Seniors Festival 2021

Book your tickets now to the 2021 Seniors Concert High Tea and Expo

We’re excited to bring our annual Seniors Concert to you again - though we’re doing things a little differently this year.

The event has been reimagined to a decadent high-tea, concert, and exhibition where you can meet service providers in the area to learn what exciting initiatives and activities are on offer for seniors in Liverpool.

Pre-booked tickets are essential and will be available to reserve from 9am Thursday 1 April 2021.

Tickets can be reserved;

  • Online through our website https://tickets.liverpool.nsw.gov.au/Events
  • Over the phone on 02 8711 7123
  • Or by visiting Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (1 Powerhouse Road, Casula NSW 2170 access via Shepherd Street, Liverpool)

The event will be held at the Liverpool Catholic Club and feature a day of fantastic live performances, high tea and expo of local businesses and services.

Liverpool City Council is a COVID-safe business and the health of our community is our main priority, tickets will be limited to manage capacities.

Supported by the NSW Government

Event Program

Accessible Care & Lifestyle Services Group Activities

The activities and experiences that are part of our program are designed to enrich the lives of our participants from holistic approach as well connecting you with peers while participating in musical, artistic, interactive, Lifestyle and educational activities.

www.accessiblecareptyltd.com.au

Accessible Care & Lifestyle Services Supported Independent Living

We offer assistance with daily life tasks in a group or shared living arrangements.  Our highly experienced team will provide assistance with and/or supervising tasks of daily life in a shared living environment , either temporary or ongoing, with the focus on developing your skills to live as independent as possible.

www.accessiblecareptyltd.com.au

SSI Local Area Coordination

As a Local Area Coordinator (LAC), SSI supports people aged 7 - 64 to access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and other mainstream services in the community.

Local Area Coordination - Settlement Services International (ssi.org.au)

Service NSW

Service NSW offers the Cost of Living program to NSW residents, assisting them to navigate the government rebates that are available to them as well as assisting with the relevant application processes.

https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/campaign/cost-living

Heart Foundation Walking

Walk towards a healthier heart with Australia’s largest free walking program.

walking.heartfoundation.org.au

Home Caring PTY LTD

Home Caring delivers meaningful engagement through Home Care Packages to the elderly.

www.homecaring.com.au

Belgravia LEISURE

Welcome to Belgravia Leisure Liverpool Recreation Sites. We love to Connect Community to Leisure. Please pop in and see us for more information

www.belgravialeisure.com.au

Outer Liverpool Community Services

OLCS aim to enrich the lives of individuals by running programs to engage and support people from a diverse background, young families, children and older people in the community. We run information mornings, outings, shopping bus, tech support, craft, special events, playgroups, breakfast programs etc.

www.olcs.org.au

Live Life Get Active

Live Life Get Active is a registered health promotion charity that specifically looks at addressing health, fitness and happiness issues facing people today by providing FREE fitness classes to the community.

https://livelifegetactive.com/contact/enquiries/

Hearing Australia

For over 70 years, Hearing Australia has been helping Australians rediscover the joy of sound.

hearing.com.au

An exciting range of free programs will be available from Liverpool City Library to celebrate the Seniors Festival. You can find more information and book below:

Memoir Writing

Ever wanted to write a memoir?

This free 2 hour workshop with Keith Whelan will take you through how to plan and begin a memoir. You will also complete multiple writing exercises in recalling people, places, and events, readings from published memoirs, discussion of the tension between emotional and factual truth, ideas about truth-telling for memoirists, one-on-one sharing and critique, and advice on publishing.

Keith Whelan is a published author with over 15 years experience in creative writing.

Wednesday 14 April
10am - noon
Liverpool City Library

Bookings essential.

Seniors Choir

Antegra Harmonics is a voluntary Community Choir which has been running for more than four years. All members are residents of Antegra Estate Retirement Village at Leppington. Consisting of 20-25 performers, the choir will sing classic hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s.

Wednesday 14 April
11am
Carnes Hill Library

My Health Record Information Session

Join us for an information session about My Health Record. Learn about how My Health Record is used by health care professionals, and how an individual can access their own information online.

Monday 19 April

10am - 11am
Liverpool City Library

Bookings essential.

Seniors Rights Information Session

Want to learn more about your rights? This informative talk, presented by the Seniors Rights Service, will cover topics including wills, power of attorney, and support services to assist with both.

Wednesday 21 April 
10am - 11am
Liverpool City Library

Bookings essential.

Composting and Worm Farm Information Session

In this one-hour information session, locals can learn all about how to maximise the success of their compost bin or worm farm, make an informed choice about which might suit their household, and receive information on how to apply for a rebate from Liverpool City Council.

Thursday 22 April

10am - 11am
Liverpool City Library

Bookings essential.

Tai Chi

Experience the health and wellbeing benefits of Tai Chi. Suitable for all skill levels including beginners.

Tai Chi can assist good posture, coordination and relaxation.

Friday 23 April 
10am - Noon
Moorebank Community Centre

Bookings essential.

Grandparents Storytime

Read, sing, dance, play and create together at Storytime with the grandchildren.

Monday11.00amMoorebank Library
Tuesday10.00amLiverpool City Library
Wednesday11.00amCasula Library
Thursday10.00amCarnes Hill Library
Friday10.00amGreen Valley Library

An exciting range of free programs will be available from Liverpool Regional Museum to celebrate the Seniors Festival. You can find more information and book below:

High Tea and Museum Tour for Carers

A social event for anyone caring for an elderly, disabled or unwell relative. Will include a tour of the Ray Hely exhibition, followed by morning tea.

Friday 16 April
10.30am - noon
Liverpool Regional Museum

Bookings essential.

Full of Life

Full of Life is an interactive conversation with objects from the Liverpool Regional Museum. Participants will be introduced to the objects through their history and will have the opportunity to touch and discuss the objects.

Friday 23 April
10.30am - 11.30am
Liverpool Regional Museum

Bookings essential.

Liverpool City Council, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre and NSW Seniors Festival are hosting an exhibition involving local schools and a nursing home around Liverpool to foster better intergenerational dialogue.

This workshop will feature at the Seniors Concert on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 April 2021 at the Liverpool Catholic Club and at Casula Library from Wednesday 21 April to Monday 3 May.

Works will be show from:Exhibition dates and times:
Liverpool West Public School
Cecil Hills Publis School
Uniting Bernard Austin Lodge
Liverpool Catholic Club
19 to 20 April from 9.30am-12.30pm
Casula Library
21 April to 3 May from 9am-4.30pm