Youth Opportunities Program

Youth Opportunities Program

IT STARTS WITH YOU!

At Council, we’re excited to be launching a calendar of events just for the youth of the Inverell Shire.

The It Starts With You! project is an Inverell Shire Council initiative which has been funded by NSW Government’s Youth Opportunities program.

Please keep checking this web page and our Facebook page for further updates as new events will be added regularly.

Find out more about this project by visiting the NSW Government’s Youth Opportunities webpage.

It Starts With You

YOUTH CALENDAR

Download the printable Youth Calendar here.

A free First Aid Certificate for Youth aged 14-20 years. Class delivered over 2 days during school holidays (4 hours each day, snacks provided). Participants who complete the workshop will receive a certificate in First Aid. Call into Council to receive a hard copy enrolment form.

Skate with Pro Scotty Standley! The event includes skills and tricks, free skateboard safety checks and lunch! Beginners are also welcome. A free fully supervised event for youth. Funded by Council and NSW Youth Opportunities Program. BYO board and helmet.

Create a pop art portrait with artist Carolyn McCosker at our free youth art workshop 17-18 July. Open to youth 12-20 years. Bookings are essential, download the registration form and return to Council by email council@inverell.nsw.gov.au or at 144 Otho Street, Inverell or contact Council on (02) 67288 288.

  • COMPUTER BUILDING COURSES – JULY 2018

Want to learn how to pull apart and rebuild a computer? This free course will take you through the entire process of taking old, unwanted computers, recycling parts to then build a working computer. Open to youth 14-20 years. Snacks and all materials provided. 8-hour course (2 hours each day).

Course 1 – 17 – 20 July, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Course 2 – Each Thursday for 4 weeks commencing 26 July 2018, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

A free family-friendly night at Gum Flat Hall with face painting, rock climbing wall, BBQ, popcorn machine and movie screening. The event is supported by Gum Flat P&C Association and funded by NSW Youth Opportunities.

Watch this space for movie title! The event starts at 4 pm with the movie screened from 6 pm.

  • ART CLASSES – SEPTEMBER 2018

Art classes run by Carolyn McCosker at the Inverell Art Gallery will run over the September school holidays. Book your spot through the Art Gallery on (02) 6722 4983.

A fun free event for youth aged 20 years and under. Further details will be provided closer to the event. Stay tuned!

A free family-friendly night at Ashford Pool with free popcorn, BBQ in operation and an inflatable pool obstacle course in addition to the movie screening (title TBA). Movie screening starts at 7:30 pm.

Australia’s biggest inflatable challenge is coming to Inverell. Stay tuned for further information.

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CONTACT THE COUNCIL

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

Correspondence:
General Manager
PO Box 138 Inverell NSW 2360

Administration Centre

144 Otho Street
Inverell NSW 2360

Phone: (02) 6728 8288
Fax: (02) 6728 8277
Email: council@inverell.nsw.gov.au
ABN: 72 695 204 530

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