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Creative Learners

Active Ageing 



Our Active Ageing programs bring together mature aged students to learn creative skills and meet new people. 



"You don't stop learning because you grow older - you grow older because you stop learning!"

Creative Embroidery (Fridays)

If you enjoy needlework, then this is the group for you. Come and join us in a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere. Develop an appreciation for older handworked pieces of embroidery at the same time. Our group will help you finish your unfinished project. Leader: Carol Dunlop

Lead Lighting (Friday morning)

No previous experience is necessary to attend this class. Come and learn the basic skills needed to produce a small panel during class to show off to your family and friends. Leader: Maureen Guy

Lead Lighting (Friday afternoon)

No previous experience is necessary to attend this class. Come and learn the basic skills needed to produce a small panel during class to show off to your family and friends. Leader: Sharon Pearl

Sharing Patchwork (Mondays)

This class is ideal for those who would like to learn about the wonders of patchworking. We are a friendly, supportive and relaxed group with a wealth of knowledge to share. Leaders: Paula Smedley & Carol Murray.

Strength Training Power Pal (Wed & Fri)

Use light hand and leg weights to improve flexibility, balance and muscle tone. This is a good program for men and women wanting to stay healthy and active for longer. Stay healthy and active for longer by using light hand weights to improve flexibility, balance and muscle tone. Class leaders … Wednesdays: Lesley Frede & Dawn Ellis. Fridays:

Craft Afternoon (Mondays)

This class is often a continuation of patchwork and various other crafts with sharing skills and incorporating new ideas gleaned from the internet. Leaders: Paula Smedley & Carol Murray.

Craft Afternoon (Fridays)

A continuation of of the Friday morning Creative Embroidery class - feel free to bring along your craft items or whatever you are working on. Be it embroidery, craft, knitting, patchwork, or learn how to do these things and others, if you would like to learn. Leader: Beverly Gardner.

Sharing Craft & Patchwork (Monday)

Do you have early morning commitments? Then this class is for you. Starts at 10am. Plenty of time to share patchwork with a friendly and relaxed group of like minded people. Leaders: Paula Smedley & Carol Murray

Creative Learners


Regular classes are held at Indie Education in embroidery, lead lighting, strength training and patchwork. 



Course Guide 

2024 Creative Learners Semester 1 [PDF]
2024 Creative Learners Semester 2 [PDF]

Fee Information


The 2024 Creative Learners Membership Fee is $50 for the entire year.


Enrol in two classes and receive the second class (of equal of lesser value) at 50% off!

How to Enrol


Enrolments can be made in person at the Indie Education reception (63 High Street, Wodonga). Membership must be paid in full when enrolling, which is payable once per year. Please note: unfortunately enrolments cannot be taken over the phone at this time. 


Download Enrolment Form [PDF] 


Payment options
Preferred payment is via EFTPOS. Unfortunately we cannot accept cheques.

2024 Creative Learners Term Dates




Monday classes: January 29 to March 25

Wednesday classes: January 31 to March 20

Friday classes: February 2 to March 22




Monday classes: April 15 to June 24

Wednesday classes: April 17 to June 19

Friday classes: April 19 to June 21




Monday classes: July 15 to September 16

Wednesday classes: July 17 to September 18

Friday classes: July 19 to September 20



Monday classes: October 7 to December 2

Wednesday classes: October 9 to December 4

Friday classes: October 11 to December 6

Observed Public Holidays

Labour Day

Good Friday

Easter Monday


King's Birthday

AFL Grand Final Day

Wodonga Cup

Contact Reception to find out more
Phone: (02) 6043 8200
Email: reception@indie.edu.au 

Enquire about Creative Learners 


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