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School Holidays with Baseline

School Holidays with Baseline

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

City of Whittlesea's Youth Services team, Baseline for young people, are hosting a range of online events and activities these school holidays.

To get involved in any or all of the events, simply register below each activity.

 

Online Escape Room experience

Young people aged 12 – 18, who live or study in the City of Whittlesea, are invited to take part in an online interactive Escape Room experience.

Through interacting with a real time actor, you will work together with other participants to solve a series of puzzles to reveal the mystery of the main characters situation.

Isolation is designed and delivered by Melbourne Escape Rooms, via Zoom.

Event Details:

Session 1: Thursday 23 September, 12 - 2pm

Session 2: Thursday 23 September, 3 – 5pm

Cost: $5

Please note, session 1 and 2 are the same game, so please only book in for one.

 

Trivia

Are you ready to put your pop culture knowledge to the test?

Young people within the City of Whittlesea are invited to take part in a fun, youth-focused trivia event!

Assemble your friends to take part, or make some new friends within the session while we cover music, movies, TV shows and general pop culture knowledge.

Event details:

Session 1: Wednesday 22 September, 4 - 5:30pm

Session 2: Wednesday 29 September, 4 - 5:30pm

Cost: Free

Trivia will be hosted online, via Zoom.

Please note: trivia questions will be different within each session, so why not sign up for both events!

 

Civic Leadership workshop

Young People within the City of Whittlesea are invited to take part in the Civic Leadership workshop delivered by Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY), exploring the concept of civic leadership through active citizenship and how this can be used to make positive change in your community.  

By participating in this workshop, you will:

  • Develop an understanding of what Civic Leadership and Active Citizenship means and how you may be able to take part in it
  • Recognise the importance of having your voice heard
  • Learn how to enrol to vote and run for local election

Topics explored:

  • What is Civic Leadership? And how can you be a part of it?
  • Young people running for local election – The who, what, when, where and how.
  • Mock elections and understanding the systems

Event details: 

Thursday 30 September, from 1:30 – 4:30pm

Cost: Free

The Civic Leadership workshop will be delivered via Zoom, but registration is essential. 

Positive Image

Join other young people, aged 12 – 25, in sharing positive photos throughout these school holidays for your chance to win some great prizes.

If you're looking for inspiration, try and snap a photo that relate to the below categories:

  • Well-being
  • LGBTIQ+
  • Wild life
  • Mental health
  • Fitness
  • Healthy living
  • Culture
  • Safe & happy place in CoW
  • Environment/ Sustainability
  • Spring time

To submit your photo, click here, or visit Baseline's Facebook or Instagram pages and drop us a message.

Photos will be collated and displayed on the Whittlesea Arts website.