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- Shed re-opens on Tuesday 12th January 2021. It will be open three days per week (Tues, Wed & Thur) until Shed extension work is completed.
- Men’s Shed Garage Sale — This was held on Market Day Sat 2nd January 2021 at the Shed. It was a huge success with over $1,000.00 raised. All items sold had been donated by the community. Thanks to members who assisted.
- Birthday Boys! — Congratulations to Duncan Robertson, Mal Oldis, Phil Armitage and Doug Hamilton who have a birthday in January.
- Street Christmas Decoration removal — Subject to the availability of the North East Home Improvement Co’s portable scaffolding this is planed for Sunday 17th January starting at 8:00 am to beat the heat. We can complete the job in one shift of 6-8 men. It will take 2.5 hours. Please let Paul L’Huillier know if you can assist.
- Nick Brown is leaving Mount Beauty — Long time Shed member Nick Brown is heading back to Adelaide to be closer to family. Nick will leave the valley in three weeks time. Nick has been a valuable member of our community having been involved in the Shed, Lions Club & Alpine Radio (life member) over many years. Thanks Nick for your contribution to our community.
- Ladder Safety – All Shedders need to read this! Click [HERE].
- West Peak Raffle and Social Gathering — On Friday 5th February come along and support this Shed fundraising initiative. Dinner from 5:30 pm and 20 raffle draws at 7:00 pm. Funds towards the Shed Extension. Shed sells the tickets (we have sellers identified). All you need to do is enjoy the meal and the social occasion. Please bring your partner or friend.
- Alpine U3A (University of the Third Age) — Enrolment Day for courses & activities is Friday 5th February 2021 at 10:00 am at the Senior Citizens Centre Tawonga Crescent Mt Beauty. Enjoy morning teas as well. Check out the website at <www.alpineu3a.org.au>.
Shed extension work – progress
Shed Wireless – a new initiative from AMSA – Click [HERE] to listen. Professionally produced and has heaps of Shed information. Each episode is ~1hr 15min. It is definitely worth checking out. It currently has an audience of over 10,000 listeners in a number of countries.
Shed Online – Stay Connected with Your Mates. Click this link The AMSA Shed Online. Members need to register to join the Forums – an easy process.
• John Paul Young (JPY ) releases new Men’s Shed music video (1 min 31 sec). Click [HERE] to view & listen. It is very catchy jiggle and well-produced.