TERM 3 PROGRAM available now - Enrolment Day Tuesday 19 July - Late enrolments available for some courses
Term 3 Commences Monday 25 July to Friday 16 September
John McGrath (MLA) came to wish us well and is a constant supporter of the SPLC. Good to see you John - visit us any time you like!
Our Artist in Residence - Barbara sketched visitors who were thrilled to see an artist in Action!
See more photos on our Gallery page and if you want to become a member come and talk to us and find out what we can offer you
Homer's Odyssey Continues
Western Literature begins in Greece with Homer's Illiad & Odyssey. This term we continue to examine the Odyssey, reflecting on the themes, myths and significance it had for the Greeks and Greece.
After a recent visit to Christmas Island for Bird & Nature Week, Toni brings the island to life for us. It had been gouged by phosphate mining since the 180s and is now an infamous immigration detention centre. Incredibly, the island remains a have for birds even though its northern beaches are awash with rubbish flowing on currents from Indonesia and even the Philippines. A beautiful yet controversial island.
Let's explore the big questions around Buddhism. We know what the books say, but really, what does rebirth mean? What is it tht goes from one life to another? Is Nirvana a state of utter peacefulness or a complete disappearing? Why meditate and what should we get out of it? Ruperto has read and practiced Buddhism for 20 years and is still exploring.
Spice up your life in the kitchen with these all time favourites.