Seniors Lifestyle Roadshow 2022

Seniors Lifestyle Roadshow

Seniors Lifestyle Connection Point
Friday 10 June 2022
9.30am – 1.30pm
Westfield Whitford City
Cnr Marmion and Whitfords Avenue, Hillarys

It’s time to explore your local services and discover new social connections for older adults within the City of Joondalup. Browse the services and be inspired by local artist Joanna Webber as she works on her latest creation.
No bookings required. Visit Ticketbooth for more information.

Explore Joondalup
Wednesday 22 June 2022
9.30am – 12.30pm
Whitford Library
Cnr Marmion Ave & Whitfords Ave, Hillarys

Get on board with Transperth to build your confidence and independence using public transport. This guided tour starts from Whitford Library using buses and trains to arrive at Joondalup Library for a special event with historian Richard Offen and includes morning tea. This is a great opportunity to meet station staff, learn how to plan your journey and understand senior entitlements.
Bookings essential via Ticketbooth.

A Place to Call Home
Monday 27 June 2022
10.00am – 11.30am
Woodvale Library
5 Trappers Drive, Woodvale

Housing needs can change over time. What are your housing options as you get older?
The Seniors Housing Advisory Centre will provide information on housing options that may better meet your present and future needs, followed by a morning tea and an opportunity to make new connections with service providers.
Bookings essential via Ticketbooth.

For more information, please call 9400 4503 or email.

Need help navigating aged care services?

It’s never too early or too late to understand your aged care choices.

The City of Joondalup is working with the Council of the Aging to provide Aged Care Navigator sessions.

Aged Care Navigator sessions will provide a one-to-one consultation covering:

  • Types of Aged care
  • Eligibility
  • Assessment
  • How to Register
  • Types of Services
  • Costs
  • Other support

Spaces are limited so book a session today.

Whitford Library
Cnr Marmion Ave & Whitfords Ave, Hillarys
Monday 9 May and 13 June 2022
10.00am and 1.15pm

Joondalup Library
Boas Ave, Joondalup
Thursday 26 May and 30 June 2022
10.00am and 1.15pm

For information or to book, please phone 0439 982 810 or email community.development@joondalup.wa.gov.au.

Advanced Care Planning Workshops

My Future Care

Introduction to Advance Care Planning workshop

We all want to have a say in what happens in the last part of our lives. By making plans that cover your future care, lifestyle, health and finances, you’re not only working out what you want, you are also making things easier on those around you. This process is called Advance Care Planning.

These FREE workshops we will cover information on what’s involved in Advance Care Planning, how to get started, and how to talk about your wishes for the last stage of your life with your family, loved ones and health care providers. The workshop is suitable for all members of the community. You can be any age or have any level of health.

Come along to one of the free Advance Care Planning Workshops hosted by Palliative Care WA.

Tuesday 22 February 2022, 9.30am – 12 noon
Beaumaris Community Centre
66 Constellation Drive, Ocean Reef
Bookings essential

Friday 25 February 2022, 9.30am – 12 noon
Duncraig Library
Cnr Warwick Road and Marmion Avenue, Duncraig
FULLY BOOKED

Lego® Club

Lego® Club

Challenge, create, construct. Join in the fun of creative Lego® play. Each week there will be a different theme to inspire the creativeness in every builder.

Get involved

  • Suitable for ages five to twelve
  • Sessions run during school term
  • No bookings are required
  • Cost is $2.00 per child.

Where and when

Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday
Whitford Woodvale Duncraig Joondalup
4.00pm to 5.00pm 4.00pm to 5.00pm 4.00pm to 5.00pm 2.00pm to 3.00pm

Benefits

  • Understanding of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) concepts
  • Cooperation and social skills are strengthened
  • Problem solving skills are utilised
  • Literacy and fine motor skills are developed
  • Creativity is enhanced.

To keep up to date with Lego® Club and other Library events and programs:

Learn computer coding

Learn computer coding

CoderDojo

CoderDojo is a volunteer led, worldwide movement running free coding clubs (Dojos) for young people. Come along to learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and much more. CoderDojo makes development and learning to code a fun and sociable experience.

  • Learn from others and provide peer support
  • Develop 21st century computer skills
  • HTML, Scratch, Python programming
  • Improve your skills in the language of code
  • Suitable for ages seven to 17.

Get involved

  • Sessions run 4.00pm – 5.00pm
  • Sessions held during school term
  • No bookings are required and sessions are free. Due to social distancing requirements, attendees will be limited to 25 ninjas at each session.

COVID-19

Due to COVID-19 safety requirements, it is recommended that students bring their own laptops.

Dojos

Day Library
Monday Whitford
Wednesday Joondalup

 

To keep up to date with CoderDojo and other Library events and programs:

Events for children

Events for children

The Joondalup libraries offer events for children all year round. These events are designed to be fun and educational.

Literacy events

Clubs

To keep up to date with Library events: