Summer Activities Guide

Summer time fun for everyone, from the littlest to the loudest!

December //

Summer Reading Club

GIVE THE GIFT OF READING //

Donate a new children's book to share the love of reading. Donations to be included in Lutheran Community Care's Christmas hampers.
1 November - 12 December
Prospect Library - Payinthi, 128 Prospect Road
All ages welcome | Donation of a book

LETTERS TO SANTA //

Write a letter and place it in the Santa Mailbox! Don't forget your return address, so he can send a reply... 

1 November - 17 December
Prospect Library - Payinthi, 128 Prospect Road
Ages 0 and up | FREE

SUMMER READING CLUB //

This program encourages young people to discover a love of reading... and it’s a great boredom buster during the school holidays!
1 Dec - 31 Jan
Prospect Library
All ages welcome | Free

NETWORK PROSPECT BUSINESS EVENTS: The Ingredients of a Killer Website //

How can your website stand out from your competition? Learn how to create a compelling website for your business.

Wed 4 Dec, 5.30pm - 8pm
Payinthi  
All ages welcome | $10
Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/network-prospect-business-events-the-ingredients-of-a-killer-website-tickets-76844791841

10th PROSPECT PORTRAIT PRIZE //

Be there when the winner is announced! The longest running portrait prize in South Australia, the Prospect Portrait Prize is a non-acquisitive juried exhibition of contemporary portraits in any medium. Join us for drinks and nibbles as we launch this biennial exhibition!

Thurs 5 Dec, 6 - 7.30pm
Newmarch Gallery
All ages welcome | Free
More info: www.newmarchgallery.com.au

DIY KOKEDAMA //

One for the indoor plant enthusiasts! Make your own kokedama - a Japanese art form that brings a touch of nature indoors.

Thurs 12 Dec, 2 - 3pm
Prospect Library
15 + years | $5
Tickets: https://makekokedama.eventbrite.com.au

DODGEBALL FOR KIDS //

Get a taste of the action as the kids dodge, duck, weave, throw and catch while vying to be the last team standing!

Tues 17 Dec, 10am - 11am
George Whittle Reserve, 56 Churchill Rd, Prospect
Ages 6 - 8 | $5
Tickets: https://dodgeballforkids.eventbrite.com.au

CHRISTMAS CRAFT //

Get crafty and make your own Christmas tree using stitched string and paper plates!

Thurs 19 Dec, 9am - 5pm
Prospect Library
All ages welcome | Free

GREEN SCREEN CHRISTMAS CARD //

Select a festive background, strike a pose and create your very own green screen Christmas card to send to your friends and family!

Fri 20 Dec, 11am - 1pm
Prospect Library
4 + years | Free
Tickets: https://christmasgreenscreen.eventbrite.com.au

January //

Zina Warrior Print Fest

ZINA WARRIOR PRINT FEST (ZINE FAIR) //

Two days of zine fun, featuring a zine market plus screen printing, badge-making & zine-making workshops. Zines are self-published works that can include prose, poetry, illustration or photography, often reproduced via a photocopier!

Sat 11 (11am - 4pm) & Sun 12 January (12 - 5pm)
Prospect Town Hall
All ages welcome | Free
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/497183384201031/

VEGGIE GARDENS FOR KIDS //

Get your hands dirty using recycled egg cartons, potting mix and vegetable seeds to make a portable veggie garden.

Thurs 16 Jan, 10 - 11am
Prospect Community Garden
Ages 4 - 10 | $5
Tickets: https://kidsveggiegarden.eventbrite.com.au

CLAYMATION CREATION //

Create a clay creature and bring it to life using Stop Motion Studio! Budding directors will learn more about the world of stop motion, and can take their short film home with them.

Fri 17 Jan, 2.30pm - 4pm
Prospect Library
Ages 5 - 12 | $5
Tickets: https://claymationcreation.eventbrite.com.au

TOURRIFIC PROSPECT //

Prospect Road is home to one of SA’s best street parties! Bring your friends and family and soak in the vibes - great tunes, tasty eats, delicious drinks, kids’ activities and shops for you to browse. You’ll find no better place to be on a summer evening!

Mon 20 Jan, 6 - 11pm
Prospect Road
All ages welcome | Free
More info: https://www.prospect.sa.gov.au/tourrific

LOOPY KIDS //

A bike race just for the little ones! Our younger community members will ride against each other in age category races. It’s free to enter and open to every child aged between 4 and 12... and everyone gets a Tourrific T-Shirt!
Registrations close 12 Jan.

Mon 20 Jan, 4.40 - 5.50pm
Prospect Road
Ages 4 - 12 | Free
Registrations: https://www.prospect.sa.gov.au/loopykids

DRAMA GAMES //

Get the kids to step away from their screens, and immerse themselves in a world of fun, laughter and make-believe. They’ll play creatively and solve problems with others, while developing self-confidence and wellbeing.

Fri 24 Jan, 10am and 11am sessions
Prospect Library
Ages 8 - 12 | $10
Session 1 tickets: https://dramagamessession1.eventbrite.com.au
Session 2 tickets: https://dramagamessession2.eventbrite.com.au

February //

Twilight Sessions

TWILIGHT SESSIONS //

Join us every Friday night in February to enjoy an amazing array of live music, children’s entertainment, great food and drinks and a relaxed summer atmosphere! Keep an eye on our website and socials for updates on the line-up.

Fri 7, 14, 21 & 28 Feb, 6 - 9.30pm
Memorials Gardens, Prospect
All ages welcome | Free
Tickets: http://www.prospect.sa.gov.au/twilightsessions

BREWING BASICS & BEER TASTING  //

Ever wondered what goes into crafting your favourite brew? Discover the industry secrets of making great beer with this demonstration and tasting by small batch brewer, The Suburban Brew. Get inspired to create your own unique brew at home, plus all ticket holders go into the draw to win a 4 pack!
This event is for 18+ only, and ID must be presented on entry.

Thurs 27 Feb, 6 - 7.30pm
Prospect Library
18+ only | $15
Tickets: https://brewingbasics.eventbrite.com.au

There is so much to enjoy around our city this summer. We can't wait to share it with you!

** Please note: children under 12 are required to be supervised by a parent or a guardian.