Sonshine Diary

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April 2019

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1 April

People of the Promised Land

Event time: Day 10-11.30am Evening 7-8.30pm

 Head along to Bible Study Fellowship, an international interdenominational bible study with 6 classes in Perth and the metro area. In February 2019, men, women, young adults and children will be studying People of the Promised Land. Register for a class at www.bsfinternational.org Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Various churches in Perth Contact details: Felicity...
2 April

Ask Anything – Explore Christianity

Event time: 7-8.30pm

 Head along to ask anything which is about creating a space for respectful conversations between people who may think differently about God or faith and the questions that are most frequently asked. Is there a God? Why does God allow suffering? What about God and evil? Is the Bible reliable? Is Jesus worth considering? Cost...

English Classes

Event time: 1-3pm

 Head along if you need help with reading, writing or speaking English? We are here to help you. We run interactive group classes in Merriwa and Wanneroo on Tuesday afternoons, and in Banksia Grove on Wednesday afternoons. All these lessons are free and creche is provided. Come along and improve your English. Cost (if applicable):...
3 April

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Event time: 7pm

 Head along to Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream – a comedic love story of marriage and fairies in the forest – gets a modern makeover for St Stephen’s School Duncraig’s upper-school theatrical production. Cost (if applicable): $10 Location: St Stephen’s School Duncraig Theatre PO Box 68 GREENWOOD 6024 Contact details: Daniel communications@ststephens.wa.edu.au 9243 2100 https://www.trybooking.com/bawak.
4 April

Heartlines for Lifeline

Event time: 10-3pm

 Head along during April to Heartlines – an art exhibition raising funds and awareness about mental health and suicide prevention. Artists, both amateur and pro’s from WA are donating artwork for sale. We are accepting donations of artwork until March 15. All proceeds are donated to Lifeline WA. More info via our Facebook page. Cost...
5 April

Community Bible Study for Ladies

Event time: 9.30am

 Head along for a bible study on the book of Psalms. You are welcome every Friday morning (during the school term only). Babies and preschoolers are welcome to come along and join in with our playgroup which will run simultaneously. No prior bible knowledge is required. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Free Reformed Church Southern...

Heartlines for Lifeline

Event time: 10-3pm

 Head along during April to Heartlines – an art exhibition raising funds and awareness about mental health and suicide prevention. Artists, both amateur and pro’s from WA are donating artwork for sale. We are accepting donations of artwork until March 15. All proceeds are donated to Lifeline WA. More info via our Facebook page. Cost...

Wesley at One Free Music Recital Series

Event time: 1pm

 Head along to hear beautiful music featuring Kristina Lang (soprano) and Mitchell Price-Norgaard (piano). Bring along your lunch and enjoy beautiful music in a peaceful sanctuary. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Wesley Uniting Church PO Box X2222 PERTH 6847 Contact details: Karen admin@ucic.org.au 6103 4222 http://www.perthunitingchurch.org.au/
6 April

Heartlines for Lifeline

Event time: 10-3pm

 Head along during April to Heartlines – an art exhibition raising funds and awareness about mental health and suicide prevention. Artists, both amateur and pro’s from WA are donating artwork for sale. We are accepting donations of artwork until March 15. All proceeds are donated to Lifeline WA. More info via our Facebook page. Cost...

annual Fundraising Campaign

 The Be Inspired Foundation (BIF) invites you to join them as they are having their annual fundraising campaign supported by the ALH Group during 1st March-30th April. Every “Be Inspired” Meal purchased will help BIF to positively change young lives. Find your local venue here: https://www.alhgroup.com.au/venues Cost (if applicable): Location: ALH Group Venues Contact details:...

Perth Ladies High Tea & Art Auction

Event time: 2-4.30pm

 You are invited by Pregnancy Problem House to gather the wonderful women in your life to encourage the priceless work of Pregnancy Problem House. Guests will be treated to touching testimonies, a selection of delectable delights, and heavenly hot and cold drinks. Bid on original Australian artwork to fund raise for this wonderful cause! Cost...

Perth Homeless Support Group Movie Fundraiser – Stan & Ollie

Event time: 6pm

 Head along to the Backlot, Perth’s luxurious 50 seat private cinema, just like gold class. We are screening Stan & Ollie. Doors and bar open at 6pm. Movie starts 6.45pm sharp. Your ticket includes a bag of gourmet popcorn. All proceeds go to helping the homeless in Perth, such as food, toiletries. Cost (if applicable):...

Community Fair

Event time: 10-2pm

 Head along and browse through the stalls, enjoy a break at the tea garden and fill up on good food and sweet treats, while the children enjoy the fun and games. There will be vetkoek, pancakes, curry and rice, baked goods, spitbraai, koeksisters, miltart, sosaties, boerewors, crafts, plants and many more for sale. Cost (if...
7 April

L’Arche Perth Annual Fundraiser Walkability

 Walkability encourages Perth community to join L’Arche Perth members with a disability to do as many walking laps as possible to raise urgently needed funds to sustain its Perth Community. The Walk along the Burswood foreshore promises to be fun and will be followed by a free sausage sizzle for all participants. 2019, will be...

Heartlines for Lifeline

Event time: 10-3pm

 Head along during April to Heartlines – an art exhibition raising funds and awareness about mental health and suicide prevention. Artists, both amateur and pro’s from WA are donating artwork for sale. We are accepting donations of artwork until March 15. All proceeds are donated to Lifeline WA. More info via our Facebook page. Cost...

Gratitude Art Exhibition for Asthma

Event time: 9.30-4.30pm

 You are invited by Asthma WA to view, and purchase, artworks in support of Asthma WA. Artists will donate partial or full sale of all pieces to help Asthma WA empower and educate people to live well with Asthma. One person a fortnight dies of asthma in WA. Help us change this supporting our event....

The Mysterious ANZAC Cottage Fund

Event time: 1-4pm

 Head along to hear all about the ANZAC Cottage Fund started by raising funds to build ANZAC Cottage. Once that project was completed, concerts were held to add to the fund. The talks at 1:45 and 2:45 pm will describe the research sources explored as the Friends of ANZAC Cottage Inc investigated ‘what was that...

Pets at the Park

Event time: 8-Noon

 Head along to the annual Pets at the Park is the purr-fect opportunity for animal-lovers to get together, “paws” for thought and share “a-mews-ing tails”. Pets of all shapes and sizes can come along to enjoy a pet show, agility and training demonstrations and various kids’ activities. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: College Park Melvista...

Dog for Diabetes

Event time: 8.30-1pm

 Head along to a tail wagging 5km walk and community fundraising event with market stalls, food trucks, agility course, funky photo booths, bouncy castles, live music and loads of kids activities. Come along and join the fur-tastic fun! Cost (if applicable): $25 per dog, humans are free Location: Trinity College 2 Trinity Avenue EAST PERTH...
8 April

People of the Promised Land

Event time: Day 10-11.30am Evening 7-8.30pm

 Head along to Bible Study Fellowship, an international interdenominational bible study with 6 classes in Perth and the metro area. In February 2019, men, women, young adults and children will be studying People of the Promised Land. Register for a class at www.bsfinternational.org Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Various churches in Perth Contact details: Felicity...

Carey Baptist CollegeSchool Tour

Event time: 9.30am

 Carey Baptist College invites interested families to join our Principals on a tour of our vibrant campus and hear about the many features of a Carey education. If you are interested in immediate enrolment opportunities, please contact Enrolments: Harrisdale (08) 9394 9190. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Carey Baptist College – Harrisdale Harrisdale Contact details:...
9 April

Special Women’s Evening

Event time: 7-9pm

 Stress is not our enemy, stress symptoms are there to warn and protect us, God uses stress to get our attention. Is it selfish and do you feel guilty when taking time out to self-care? What does it really mean to be “still”. How does being still, surrendering help with serving? Cost (if applicable): $32.41...

Ask Anything – Explore Christianity

Event time: 7-8.30pm

 Head along to ask anything which is about creating a space for respectful conversations between people who may think differently about God or faith and the questions that are most frequently asked. Is there a God? Why does God allow suffering? What about God and evil? Is the Bible reliable? Is Jesus worth considering? Cost...

English Classes

Event time: 1-3pm

 Head along if you need help with reading, writing or speaking English? We are here to help you. We run interactive group classes in Merriwa and Wanneroo on Tuesday afternoons, and in Banksia Grove on Wednesday afternoons. All these lessons are free and creche is provided. Come along and improve your English. Cost (if applicable):...
10 April

Surfcasters general meeting

Event time: 7.30pm

 Head along to the Surfcast and Angling Club of WA Inc’s general meeting and learn to catch more fish, go on trips and compete in events at their friendly fishing club. New friends and all ages welcome. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Yokine Reserve Club Rooms Contact details: Chris Surfcast@iinet.net.au http://www.surfcasters.iinet.net.au

Inspired Speaker Series with Phebe Cho

Event time: 5.30pm

 Head along and hear Phebe Cho, Founder of Accelus and Managing Director of Tardis Group, share about her journey and her passion for seeing things as they could be. The inspired speaker series exists to empower the city of Perth by connecting passionate individuals with inspirational local leaders. Cost (if applicable): Early bird $35 Location:...
11 April
12 April

Garden Concert

Event time: 6.30-10.30pm

 Alida & Louise invite you to join them as they proudly host in their garden a concert presenting Rose Parker and Trevor Jalla. All funds raised from ticket purchase and silent auctions will be donated to A21 a global organisation fighting against human slavery. Please go to the Facebook page for Alida and Louise for...
13 April

Animal Aid Abroad 2019 Quiz Nite

Event time: 6pm doors open, 6.45pm start

 Head along for a quiz night. Full bar, snacks, tea/coffee, and home made baked goodies available for purchase. Silent auction items, raffles, and great prizes to be won. Get tickets at: www.trybooking.com/BANYD Or email Karan: kbettis67@me.com Cost (if applicable): $25 per person or $190 for a table of 8 Location: South Perth Civic Centre Sandgate...

For the Love of Sport: A quiz for sports people

Event time: 6.30-9.30pm

 Head along if you love your sport and passionate about Jesus? Put your sports knowledge to the test and spend this quiz night connecting with other christian sports players, fans, coaches and sports lovers. Over $1000 in prizes to be won. Book a table now at https://www.sportsplusperth.com/sports-quiz-2019 Cost (if applicable): $140 per table of 8...

annual Fundraising Campaign

 The Be Inspired Foundation (BIF) invites you to join them as they are having their annual fundraising campaign supported by the ALH Group during 1st March-30th April. Every “Be Inspired” Meal purchased will help BIF to positively change young lives. Find your local venue here: https://www.alhgroup.com.au/venues Cost (if applicable): Location: ALH Group Venues Contact details:...
14 April

Vic Park Record and CD Fair

Event time: 9-3pm

 Head along if you are looking for that elusive vinyl record, cd or other music related item. It is a great place to track the elusive item down, with over 30 sellers and over sixty tables of music of all different eras and genres to look through. Cost (if applicable): $3 for adults ,children free...

The Woman with the Alabaster Box

Event time: Noon

 Head along for music and readings for Palm Sunday presented by Lux et Veritas and Alessandro Pittorino (organ). Conducted by Jangoo Chapkhana. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Trinity Uniting Church PO Box X2222 PERTH 6847 Contact details: karen admin@ucic.org.au 6103 4222 http://www.perthunitingchurch.org.au/
15 April
16 April

Bach’s St Matthew Passion

Event time: 7.30pm

 Johann Sebastian Bach’s St Matthew Passion stands as one of the pillars of Western sacred music: monumental, yet deeply affecting, powerful yet intimate. Joseph Nolan conducts WA’s most treasured soloists with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra and the extraordinary St George’s Consort. Cost (if applicable): $25.00-69.00 Location: Perth Concert Hall Perth 6152 Contact details: St...
17 April
18 April
19 April
20 April

annual Fundraising Campaign

 The Be Inspired Foundation (BIF) invites you to join them as they are having their annual fundraising campaign supported by the ALH Group during 1st March-30th April. Every “Be Inspired” Meal purchased will help BIF to positively change young lives. Find your local venue here: https://www.alhgroup.com.au/venues Cost (if applicable): Location: ALH Group Venues Contact details:...
21 April

Perth Easter Parade 2019

Event time: 2.30-4.30pm

 Join hundreds of people from around the city celebrating the true meaning of Easter! There will be a colourful parade, live music, and guest performances! The parade will begin at Stirling Gardens at 2:30pm and finish in front of Wesley Uniting Church for a time of worship and celebration! Cost (if applicable): Free family event...
22 April
23 April
24 April
25 April
26 April
27 April

annual Fundraising Campaign

 The Be Inspired Foundation (BIF) invites you to join them as they are having their annual fundraising campaign supported by the ALH Group during 1st March-30th April. Every “Be Inspired” Meal purchased will help BIF to positively change young lives. Find your local venue here: https://www.alhgroup.com.au/venues Cost (if applicable): Location: ALH Group Venues Contact details:...

Perth Homeless Support Group Movie Fundraiser- Captain Marvel

Event time: 6pm

 Head along to the Backlot, Perth’s luxurious 50 seat private cinema, just like gold class. We are screening Captain Marvel. Doors and bar open at 6pm. Movie starts 6.45pm sharp. Your ticket includes a bag of gourmet popcorn. All proceeds go to helping the homeless in Perth, such as food, toiletries. Cost (if applicable): $30...
28 April
29 April
30 April