Charity Variety Concert 14th September, 2024

RPAC Concert Hall, Saturday 14th September 2024.


All our programs including: Tap, Jazz, Singing, Dancercise, Drumming, Art Therapy and Buff Bones will return Monday 22nd January, 2024.

We Now Provide Eftpos Payments!

You requested it, and Here’s to Life (H2L) has delivered! We are excited to announce the launch of additional weekly classes for your enjoyment. Join us at Victoria Point Community Hall, Cnr Colburn & Link Rds, Victoria Point.

Starting on Thursday, January 25th, 2024, the schedule is as follows:

  • 7 am – 8 am: Jazz with Pizzazz
  • 8 am – 9 am: Buff Bones
  • 9 am – 10 am: Classical Ballet
  • 10:15 am – 11:15 am: Dancercise (Disability class)

Attending multiple exercise or dance classes each week can bring numerous benefits to your physical and mental well-being.

For further information please call Renee 0408 717 342 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

 


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Manager Sue Harvey and head Dance Instructor Renee Allotta of Here’s to Life are very excited to announce the Disability Holiday Workshops to be conducted in January 2024.

These programs provide an opportunity to take part in carefully designed and
structured programs conducted in a bright, friendly and colourful atmosphere by
fun, highly qualified instructors with many years’ experience.

If you’re looking for opportunities to keep you and your clients busy during the holiday season, Here’s to Life have provided you with the perfect activities.

Sue says no one is considered unable to take part, and all participants are actively assisted and encouraged to grow their abilities. And the exciting part says Renee is that they do!

The variety of programs available are amazing, valuable, fun exercise, building self confidence and self esteem and improving coordination and cognition through numerous forms of Dance including Dancercise, Tap Dancing, Expressive Dance, Drumming/percussion, Drama/Acting, Yoga Therapy, Singing/Karaoke, Art/Art Therapy/Craft, laughter and learning.

All these activities can easily be adapted to meet the unique needs of participants and can be fun, engaging and enjoyable for all involved.

Being a not for profit organisation, Sue and Renee agree that the Disability workshops would not be possible without the financial support from the Redlands City Council and a huge thank you is extended to the Council.

Disability Workshops will be held from Monday 8th – Friday 12th January 2024 (9.15am – 4.15pm Daily)

Redlands Memorial Hall, Smith St, Cleveland

See Here’s to Life advertisement in this issue for more details or phone Sue 0407 154 993  or Renee 0413 178 646. Bookings can be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Check out our website www.herestolife.org.au 

 


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Checkout some of the latest photos from this year below! 

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Alichia began teaching the Wednesday 9am Jazz and 10.15am Dancercise programs on 2nd August. Some of our members were lucky to meet her on the two Wednesdays prior when she came along to get to know the H2L crowd.

Alichia has a career in the dance industry spanning over 30yrs. In 2011 Alichia opened her own studio in Brisbane which is still running today, teaching all styles of dance to a wide range of age groups, from 3-year-olds to 80-year-olds.

Before opening her own studio Alichia ran a dance school in Hong Kong for 5 years which was an enriching experience for her. She also teaches dance in Special Schools around Brisbane. Alichia finds so much joy in making a positive impact on the lives of her students through dance.

Tap, Jazz, and Ballet are her areas of expertise, and she strives to ensure that all her students leave class feeling fulfilled. When Alichia is not teaching she is a mum to 2 beautiful kids who are her world. Alichia is looking forward to having a lot of fun with everyone involved. Please say hi and introduce yourself before your next class.

Huge thanks to CARMEL, RENEE, JON and MELANIE for taking classes during Bev’s illness. Your commitment to seeing H2L flourish is truly appreciated.

 


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Jon is a Brisbane born entertainer returning locally to a past endeavour, the Here’s to Life program. In his words: coming home to roost.

"Performance has been an integral constant in my life." States Jon Eggleton as he reflects back on his career.

Stemming from community pantomimes at age 5 and evolving into a 40 year journey, Jon has been at the forefront of the entertainment industry.  Performing professionally at shopping centres from the age of 10 years old.  

Jon says "Performing at Festival Hall in Brisbane at the age of 10 changed my life.".  As did appearing on a national TV show for 3 years in the eighties.

As versatile as they come, Jon has appeared in numerous television Commercials to Lyric Operas during the eighties and nineties….Now that’s versatile.

Locally he sang in a noted band called Runaway in the early 90's.  Moving on to a stint at Movieworld performing in the stunt shows and singing shows. Jon then joined 9pce show band in 1995 called Oz Hornz, performing internationally and Australia wide. The ever-popular Oz Hornz is still currently performing to this day.

The last couple of years has had him crewing on film sets and performing on Cruise ships. Being a true local, Jon has Performed at many Strawberry Festivals and the Redland Shows and more recently Redlands City Council Christmas Carols and Australia Day Events.

Jon is excited to be back in the Here’s to Life fold. He says "It changed my life the 1st time I was involved and I know it shall this time too".

Here’s to Life has a fantastic format in capitalising fun, fitness and enticing to all involved says Jon. It's perfect for those who strive for the desire to get more out of life. That's Here’s to Life in a nut shell.

Here’s to Life welcomes Jon and the energy and pizzazz he will bring to our amazing organization as our new Administrators Assistant.


Save the date for our next wonderful concert!

Saturday, 23rd September 2023

2pm

Concert Hall, Redlands Performing Arts Centre

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Tickets will be available via our website and Facebook page.

 

 


Enjoy some images of a performance done at the Prins Willem Alexander village!

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