Youth Week 2019

Overview

 

Get your friends and join in the fun for Youth Week 2019 - Friday 5 April to Sunday 14 April 2019.

Movie nights, pool parties, dance, yoga, fitness, e-sports and more! Check the daily listings and get involved. Just remember! Some events need you to register in advance, so be sure to check the info and get yourself booked in.

Friday 5th April 

Pool Party & Movie Night at the Y

  • Movie: Ralph Breaks the Internet 
  • Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 4pm – 7:30pm

Other fun stuff:

  • Pool Inflatables from 4pm – 5pm
  • Movie will begin at 5:30pm
  • Optus Giant Inflatable Soccer Dart
  • Popcorn
  • Smoothie Bike – make your own smoothies
  • BBQ Sausage Sizzle
  • Interactive games

Action Sports Clinics - Free event 

Come down to the Warragul Skate Park on Burke Street, for a fun action-packed night.

  • Location: Warragul Skate Park – Burke Street Park, Warragul.
  • Time: 4pm – 6:30pm

No experience required.

Protective gear and boards supplied.

Registration online and on the day: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/youth-week-ymca-action-sports-clinic-tickets-59090022849


Getting it Right on Bin Night - Free event   

Recycling is an important aspect of our modern lives. Come and learn how to sort your waste properly and see how it gets sorted at a recycling facility.

  • Time: 4.00pm - 5.30pm
  • Location: Warragul Leisure Centre

Saturday 6th April

Hop with the Frogs – Amazing Race

Join in on some team building fun with an Amazing race throughout the CBD of Warragul hosted by the Red Frog Crew. Make new friends, engage with community and get to know Warragul.  

  • Location: Start at the corner of Smith Street & Victoria Street, Warragul.
  • Time: 10am – 12pm
  • Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/baw-baw-youth-week-hop-with-the-frogs-amazing-race-tickets-59565138934

 

Roller Derby & Roller-Skating Info Session - Free event

Come and learn about roller skating and roller derby with the Gippsland Rangers! 

  • Time: 10am
  • Location: Warragul library

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/roller-derby-and-roller-skating-information-session-meetup-19-tickets-58352050554

Monday 8th April

Empowering by Rhythm

Connect through the rhythmic beats on the Djembe drum in a facilitated drumming circle. Learn the basic sounds, have some fun and beat that drum!! 


Virtual Group Fitness - SH'BAM Beginners

The ultimate fun and sociable way to exercise. Each 45-minute class is vibrant, unique and varied, featuring 12 tracks of chart-topping popular hits and simple but seriously hot dance moves. SH'BAM is the perfect way to shape up and let out your inner star - even if you're dance challenged.

  • Location : YMCA 
  • Time: 1pm
  • Fitness level: Beginners SH’BAM

Virtual Group Fitness - SH’BAM 

The ultimate fun and sociable way to exercise. Each 45-minute class is vibrant, unique and varied, featuring 12 tracks of chart-topping popular hits and simple but seriously hot dance moves. SH'BAM is the perfect way to shape up and let out your inner star - even if you're dance challenged. 

  • Location: YMCA
  • Time: 1:30pm
  • Fitness level: SH’BAM

Digital Games and Virtual Reality Day - Free event

Book in to try out the HTC Vivc and experience the breathtaking majesty of Virtual Reality. While you wait for your turn make sure you jump on our laptop gaming stations and play some more old-school games.

  • Time: 11am - 2pm
  • Location: Warragul library

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/digital-games-day-at-warragul-library-vr-bookings-tickets-58773331617


Tuesday 9th April 

Teen Yoga – Stress Relief - Free event 

Learn to relax and let your worries go. Light a fire in your core! Wake up with energy and confidence. Strengthen your back for a healthy spine. Practice self-love and taking care of yourself.

  • Time: 11am – 12pm
  • Location: Warragul Leisure Centre

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/youth-week-teen-yoga-for-stress-relief-tickets-59416514394

Bookings required


Superhero Movie Madness - Free event 

With several big superhero movies due to be released soon, Warragul Library will be showing 4 superhero team up films on back to back Tuesdays starting March 26. 

  • Time: 4pm
  • Location: Warragul Library

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/superhero-movie-madness-tickets-58349772741


Dodgeball

Bring along some friends and come to Gippsport's dodgeball session. 

  • Time: 10am – 11am
  • Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Fitness level: Great for beginners and experienced youth
  • Ages 12 - 17. Boys and Girls

MYND - Wellness Session

Explore the world of Mindfullness with the YMCA's Mynd Wellness Session. Mindfulness is the psychological process of bringing your attention to the present moment. Practicing the art of mindfulness, or meditation, has the ability to improve levels of depression, anxiety, obesity, stress, happiness and fatigue.

  • Time: 11am – 12pm
  • Location: Bellbird Park Indoor Centre (270 Settlement Rd, Druoin)

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/youth-week-mynd-wellness-session-tickets-59090298674


Virtual Group Fitness -  Body Pump -  Beginners

Change the shape of your body with this body pump virtual group fitness session. In this muscle conditioning class, participants will use barbells and free weights to challenge all major muscle groups. No aerobics or coordination required.

  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Location: YMCA, Warragul 
  • Fitness level: Beginners

Virtual Group Fitness -  Body Pump

Change the shape of your body with this body pump virtual group fitness session. In this muscle conditioning class, participants will use barbells and free weights to challenge all major muscle groups. No aerobics or coordination required.

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre 
  •  Time: 8:00pm
  •  Fitness level: Beginners  

Wednesday 10th April

Empowering by Rhythm

Connect through the rhythmic beats on the Djembe drum in a facilitated drumming circle. Learn the basic sounds, have some fun and beat that drum!! 


Teen Yoga – Athletes - Free event 

Build muscle, improve flexibility, prevent injury and speed recovery with yoga poses that Olympians swear by!

Registrations required.


Festival Makeup Masterclass - Free event Super-Easy-Festival-Makeup-Masterclass.png

Learn how to create an easy, festival-inspired look with professional make-up artist, Jessika. Book now for your chance to win a fabulous door prize!

  • Location: Drouin Library
  • Time: 5pm
  • Snacks will be provided

Registrations at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/super-easy-festival-makeup-masterclass-with-jessika-drouin-library-tickets-58201303666

Bookings required.


Virtual Group Fitness - Body Balance - Beginners 

A holistic, yoga influenced program. Improve flexibility, strength, balance, fitness and reduce stress.

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time7:30pm

Virtual Group Fitness -  Body Balance

A holistic, yoga influenced program. Improve flexibility, strength, balance, fitness and reduce stress.

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 8pm 

 Hip – Hop Dance Workshop

Learn modern up to date street steps including dance combinations, poppin, locking, break, freestyle & dance combinations. This session is facilitated by Dance Pointe


3 x 3 Basketball Tournament

Registrations are required prior to the event.

Age groups: U12s/U14s/U16 & 18s 

Prizes to be won!

Thursday 11th April

Empowering by Rhythm

Connect through the rhythmic beats on the Djembe drum in a facilitated drumming circle. Learn the basic sounds, have some fun and beat that drum!!


Virtual Group Fitness -  Body Combat- Beginners

Is the empowering cardio workout where you are totally unleashed. This fiercely energetic program is inspired by martial arts and draws from a wide array of disciplines such as Karate, Boxing, Ta Kwon Do, Tai Chai and Muay Thai. Supported by driving music and powerful instructors, you'll strike, punch, kick and kata your way through calories to superior cardio fitness. 

  • Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Fitness level: Beginners Body Combat

Virtual Group Fitness - Body Combat

Is the empowering cardio workout where you are totally unleashed. This fiercely energetic program is inspired by martial arts and draws from a wide array of disciplines such as Karate, Boxing, Ta Kwon Do, Tai Chai and Muay Thai. Supported by driving music and powerful instructors, you'll strike, punch, kick and kata your way through calories to superior cardio fitness. 

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 8:00pm

Contemporary Dance Workshop

This class will allow students to learn exercises and routines that express lyrical interpretations of music and free movement. This sessionis facilitated by Dance Pointe.

Friday 12th April

Getting it Right on Bin Night  -  Free event 

Recycling is an important aspect of our modern lives. Come and learn how to sort your waste properly and see how it gets sorted at a recycling facility. 

  • Time: 10.00am -11.00am
  • Location: West Gippsland Arts Centre

Virtual Group Fitness - CXWORKS (Core) Beginner

 Short, sharp workout that will inspire you to the next level of fitness while toning your body. Will help tighten, tone and improve strength.

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 1:00pm

Virtual Group Fitness - CXWORKS (Core)

 Short, sharp workout that will inspire you to the next level of fitness while toning your body. Will help tighten, tone and improve strength.

  •  Location: Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Time: 1:30pm

Saturday 13th April 

NBA Basketball themed day - Free event or Gold coin donation

Come and watch classic basketball movies and play NBA2K19 

Time: 10am -12:30pm
Location: Warragul and Drouin  Library

Sunday 14th April

Twilight Tunes  - Youth Week Concert Springboard Event - Free

Come along and see amazing performances from The Lancias, Reign, Wilson Blackley and more!  

  • Location: Drouin Civic Park
  • Music from 6pm – 10:00pm

This is a drug, alcohol and smoke free event.
No Pass Outs.

More details to come.