With a little help from Santa's wonderful helpers, the Coolum Community Centre was decked out in festive tinsel and heart-warming cheer as we shared this special meal with community members. Photos: Hari Kotrotsios
These are the awesome people who have been supporting our programs during the year. A special thank you to Barb and Clive for their vision and community spirit behind Coolum heARTs, as well as our tutors:
Thank you to our friends and supporters who came along to celebrate a wonderful year with our I'm Still Standing Choir, joined by our patron Fiona Simpson MP. Choir members also prepared a special song for Clive and Barb and our choir directors Yvonne and Jo. We look forward to another great year sharing our love of singing.
Join us for a beautiful Christmas Day lunch at Coolum Community Centre.
Sponsored by Coolum heARTs friends and supporters, the lunch is for people and families who may find themselves alone or have had a hard year and are unable to plan a special meal.
Friday 25 December
Venue: Coolum Community Centre
RSVP: 12 December to Barb 5446 3533 or Lauren (IFYS) 5471 6655
Congratulations to the newly-elected committee members - we look forward to another great year ahead:
President: Barb Holden
Treasurer: Merilyn Smith
Secretary: Pam Hardgrave
Grants Coordinator: Alison Middlebrook
Events Officers: Ilyhana Kennedy, Sharron Benett
Media & Communications: Hari Kotrotsios
Membership Officers: Ros Strongman, Rosemary Fineran
General committee: Gaye Bolton, Fran Struthers, Esme Robson, Kath Moran
About 30 people attended our first Annual General Meeting on 3 December where outgoing President Sharron Benett outlined key achievements: