Celebrating ageing well at the Seniors Festival

Published on 30 September 2022

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The Victorian Seniors Festival is on again and spaces for City of Melton events are filling fast.

This year’s festival features a fantastic array of social activities for seniors to enjoy or try for the first time.

A celebration of ageing well and the contributions seniors make in our community, senior residents can enjoy a free art and movement workshop presented by arts therapist Andrea Nersesian and, inspired by Julie Zapasa’s exhibition, Anima Animus which is a chance to embrace perceived imperfections and turn them into creative inspiration.

For the more adventurous, Rhythm Rockers is holding a free line dancing workshop at Melton Amphitheatre to get you up and moving.

The Seniors Festival will run from 1 – 31 October.

To find out more visit Seniors Festival or visit Melton City Libraries or Community Centres.

Quotes attributable to Mayor of Melton, Cr Goran Kesic:

“The festival is a wonderful opportunity for our older residents to celebrate being a senior and have some fun.

“Whether it’s learning how to plant an edible garden in a small space or having a nice morning tea at Burnside, there’s something for everyone at our Seniors Festival.

“There’s still plenty of spaces available for everything from line dancing or trivia to arts therapy.”