Social groups at The Meeting Place

Social groups are run by volunteers to bring like-minded people together, to create, learn and connect. 

Bookings are essential for the groups as spots fill up quickly. You can book your place online, in centre or by calling 08 9432 9676.

Monday Book Club

Join this social group and discuss the chose book every second Monday of the month. Pick up your loan copy at The Meeting Place.

Monthly: Third Mon, 2-4pm

Cost: $10 per quarter

Italian Conversation

Turbo-charge your Italian conversational skills with the help of technology and native Italian speaking resources off the internet. This course is suitable for keen upper-beginner to intermediate levels.

Every Tue, 10-11.30am

Cost: $17.00 per quarter

Shut Up and Write

Join a democratic creative writing group which caters to writers of all abilities and genres, Be inspired and encouraged through the development of new skills and the swapping of ideas. Due to popular demand, we have two sessions.

Monthly: Second Tues, 6-8.30pm with Gary McHugh
Monthly: Fourth Tues, 6-8.30pm with Danielle Haigh

Cost: $8.00 per quarter per group

Conversational French

Expand your knowledge of the French language in a fun, casual setting and gain confidence through social interaction and conversational skills. Suits intermediate level French speakers.

Every Wed, 6-7.30pm

Cost: $17 per quarter

Freo YA Book Club

Love Young Adult fiction and want to join a book club where you’re pretty much guaranteed to like the books? Join us for the Freo YA Book Club, a brand new free book club for people who love to read YA!

Monthly: Last Wed 6-7pm

Cost: Free

Veggi Chit Chat

Have fun cooking and sharing a vegetarian meal with this friendly group. You do not have to be a vegetarian to enjoy the delicious recipes and ideas that are shared by all. Minimal cost of ingredients to be shared by the group members.

Thu fortnightly, 10am-1pm

Cost: $13.00 per quarter

French Conversation

Suits good beginner and intermediate level French speakers. Use practical everyday French with confidence, proficiency and expand your knowledge.

Every Fri, 10-11.30am

Cost: $17.00 per quarter

Cosy Quilters

Become a Cosy Quilter! Bring your UFOs (unfinished objects), fabrics and machines. This is a social group for quilters to sew together and have a yarn.

Every Fri, 9.30am-12pm

Cost: $17.00 per quarter

I Spy Quilts

Join this dedicated group of quilters to make a quilt for children in foster care.

Fri fortnightly, 9am-12pm

Cost: $13.00 per quarter