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Friday 25th November 6:00 – 9:00pm  SALE OF ART WORK – LIGSMA KIRPE’s original framed pastels and water colours can be viewed and purchased and orders taken for archival quality reproductions at the Gallery of the Christian Community Church 319 Auburn Road Hawthorn. The sale continues during the Christmas Exhibition Gallery opening times: Sundays 1-4pm, Wednesdays 1-4pm and Fridays 3-7pm.  Enquiries: Cheryl Nekvapil 0458124088 Margot Horne 9755 1445

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Saturday 26th November 10:00am-12:00pm SATURDAY MORNING TALKS    NOTE CHANGED LOCATION !!
HAWTHORN COMMUNITY PRECINCT,  Rms 3 & 4, 584 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn

Maria J Garrido,  The Symbolic Language of Art – a silent dialogue between a work of art and the observer, referring to the “Annunciation” by Fra Angelico.  $18 full, $15 members & conc. morning tea.  Enquiries: Maria Garrido 0423 274 936

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Saturday 3rd December 10:30am-1:00pm MORNING TEA IN THE CITY At Cafe Vic, Ground floor, Victorian Arts Centre,

St Kilda Road. Everyone is welcome, meet old and new friends and enjoy some lively discussion. For new comers – so we won’t miss you !  – Contact Anita; 9523 6738

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Sunday 4th December  4:00 – 5:30pm  ADVENT FESTIVAL CELEBRATION   Venue: Aurora Australis Anthroposophical College of the Arts, 2 Union Street, Kew.

Vic Branch and the Michael Group join in warmly inviting you to  A gathering to celebrate the Advent Festival together. There will be speech and tone eurythmy as well as a story and talks on the theme. A shared supper to finish -supper contributions and support for the artists will be most welcome.   Enquiries to Birgith  9852 8751 and Lynne 0409013456

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Saturday 10th December 3:00pm-5:00pm URIEL EVENTS 2016 – COLOUR WORKSHOP at Christian Community building, 319 Auburn Rd, Hawthorn. Warmth and Colour at Christmas Time with Maria J Garrido. In this workshop we will explore with colour how Advent and Christmas affects our inner mood.  Afternoon tea. Entry $20 / $15 conc. / AS members.

Enquiries: Clare Coburn 9876 2395 or Cheryl Nekvapil 0458 124 088
Supported by the Ligsma Kirpe Trust and the Anthroposophical Society Vic Branch.

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Sunday 11th December 10:00am-11:30am held at 2 Union Street, Kew TO WELCOME JAN BAKER-FINCH TO VICTORIA, for members of the Anthroposophical Society,  Refreshing the picture- An impression of Anthroposophy in the world & Looking Forward: Life & Living 2017– Festival, Conference, Encounter.  Between the September Michael Conference and the General Secretaries Meetings early in November, I travelled in Germany and the USA visiting an amazing range of initiatives and events, including Spikenard Bee Sanctuary in Virginia  and The Nature Institute in upstate New York, homes to Gunther Hauk and Craig Holdrege respectively, both of whom will present at Life and Living over Easter 2017.  I would like to share tales and insights from what proved to be a rich and wonderful journey, and whet your appetites for  Life and Living, preparations for which are under full steam.          Jan Baker-Finch  General Secretary.              Enquiries: David 0401 999 402

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Sunday 18th December  10:00am-12:00pm; then lunch. –for members of the School of Spiritual Science, in the Library building, 37A Wellington Park Drive, Warranwood. Exploring themes from the Class work and the meetings for Class holders at the Goetheanum.  Entry with blue membership card. Please bring something to share for lunch.

Enquiries: Maria Garrido 0423 274 936

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Saturday 24th December 7:30 am FESTIVAL CELEBRATION, The Adam and Eve Breakfast at the Michael Centre,

37A Wellington Park Drive, Warranwood.  This is a time to inwardly prepare for Christmas, a wonderful start to the festive season. There will be a presentation from the Paradise play, directed by Clare Strahan, followed by community carol singing and breakfast.  Please bring a plate to share. Note that this is a MORNING event!  No cost.

Information: R. Steiner Seminar 9876 5199

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some coming events  …

Sunday 1st January 2017 at 7:30pm MUSIC RECITAL at the Michael Centre, 37A Wellington Park Drive, Warranwood.  presented by Sophia Australis; pianist Marcia Burchard (USA), Marcus Cox and others. Booking: call Alison 0409408309.

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2nd-6th January WORKSHOP at Michael Centre, 37A Wellington Park Drive,  Warranwood.  “The Cosmic Dances of the Nine Beatitudes” with Robert Powell.

7th-8th January WORKSHOP at Michael Centre, 37A Wellington Park Drive, Warranwood. “The Descent of Christ” with Robert Powell. Visit www.Sophia-Australis.org  or call Alison 0409408309 for more information, flyer and booking.

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