Book Club

A book club is starting at the Mt Evelyn Reading Room. August 7 will be the first meet up of the group, and anyone interested is invited to come along to shape the format of the group. “We have had so much interest in a book club from the Mt Evelyn community. We are excited…

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Have you tried to be a Guide?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Girl Guide? Mount Evelyn Girl Guides are currently offering all girls in the Mt Evelyn area aged from 5 to 17 a chance to come along to three sessions for free. Girl Guiding is a not for profit, world wide movement that provides…

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July Community Market

The monthly Mt Evelyn Community Market is on again this coming Saturday, July 22. As always there will be a wide range of products from local businesses, and the Mt Evelyn RSL will be selling devonshire tea, sausages as well as the new addition of delicious egg and bacon rolls. Drop in, meet with friends…

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Yarra Hills Community Art Show submissions open

Artwork submissions are now open for the Yarra Hills Community Art Show, which will run over the weekend of September 15 to September 17. The Yarra Hills Community Art Show organisation involves Yarra Hills Secondary College school staff working voluntarily in conjunction with the Lilydale Rotary Club, and promotes the Arts embracing cultural diversity in an inclusive…

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Hear about Historic Mooroolbark

On Saturday 15th July, Marion Stott, President of the Mooroolbark History Group, will speak to the Mt Evelyn History Group about historic walks they have created for our near neighbour, the Mooroolbark township. One of the buildings that has a long history in Mooroolbark is the Public Hall. “The Hall, which had been built as a…

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New mural in Mt Evelyn

There’s a new mural along Wray Crescent, installed last Friday on the St John’s Ambulance shed. Initiated by artist Kate Baker, the mural is part of a larger project called Seen and Heard – Boy to Man which explores the transition phase between boyhood and manhood. It covers Mt Evelyn and Upper Yarra, and is…

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