Bendigo Evening VIEW Club was formed in 1994.
Currently, the Club sponsors eight Smith Family Learning for Life students and is actively involved in fundraising activities to raise donations for The Smith Family programs.
We are always open to new members, so please get in touch today and come and see what it's all about.
- Meeting Day on 4th Wednesday each month at 6 pm for 6.30 pm
- Club meets at Kangaroo Flat Sports Club, 1c Station Street, Kangaroo Flat Vic
- Meal bookings to - Deidre 0419 595 674
- Cheryl on 0439 316 021
- PO Box 4054, Bendigo Vic 3552
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Keep up to date with what is happening around the clubs.
L to R - Trish King, Dawn Jennings, Chris Vigor, Robyn Bird, Elaine Smart, Cherie Watkins (Zone Councillor), Cheryl Scully & Dorothy Jalland.
Absent—Maxine Howlett, Marion Richardson and Mary Spender.
A lovely evening at the Bendigo Stadium where 86 members, family and friends enjoyed the fund raising dinner.
The usual lolly jars raised $316.75
Watch this space for September news
Sausage Sizzle raising funds
Myint, Sunni and Seisei our speaker from the Karen (Burmese) community. Seisei works with the 1000 Karen refugees who live in Bendigo.
The women of VIEW in Zone VC 01/02 took knitting to new levels recently when
many of them donated thousands of hours to knit woollen squares that were
later sewn into rugs or cushion covers for use in the three Learning for
Life Centres in the Zone. Although the expertise of the work and the beauty
of the finished products were exceptional, the kindness of the women who
knitted and constructed the finished products was heart warming and left me
quite over-awed. In a more literal sense these goods will bring comfort and
warmth to the children we serve.
At our February meeting, we rewarded ourselves with a special cake congratulating all the workers who did Christmas wrapping at Marketplace and Lansell Plaza Shopping Centres in Bendigo.
We raised the magnificent sum of $4,270.30
2018 Social Breakfast
Around 20 ladies enjoyed a breakfast at Lazy Moes in Bendigo
22nd Birthday October
The Bendigo Evening View Club celebrated their 22nd birthday in October with 'Denim and Diamonds' the theme for the day.
Members held a craft day prior to the event to make the table decorations, flowers, etc. These were all made from denim which made an interesting talking point and a quiz was held to test everyone's knowledge about denim.
There were many clubs represented from around the zone and 62 members and visitors enjoyed dressing up for the occasion. This helped to make it a fun filled day with plenty of laughs and the chance to catch up with friends. A demonstration of line dancing had many joining in and a well stocked trading table and plenty of raffle prizes made it a very successful day.
Blue Illusion Shopping Day Announced
Save the Date Blue Illusion have announced that they will be holding a Styling Workshop/National shopping day on Thursday 1 November 2018 in support of The Smith Family and VIEW Clubs.Read more...
VA Thanks Anne Marmion
Anne Marmion joined The Smith Family in 2006. She has led the Southern Metro Learning for Life team. This has been across some of Victoria's most disadvantaged communities - Collingwood and Dandenong.Read more...
2018 VA Gala
The 2018 VA Gala was held on Thursday 21st June at Karralyka Centre Ringwood Vic. 160 VIEW members, VIEW dignitaries and visitors enjoyed a fantastic day which had the theme "If you are happy and you know it"! Everyone wore their happy colours to brighten the shortest day of the year.Read more...