Hawthorn Community House offers a wide range of excellent classes, workshops and exercise programs.
Our tutors are passionate and committed to delivering high quality programs to the wider community.


We focus on keeping members of our community connected, socially engaged and assist them to develop new passions and interests. Our programs are suitable for everyone.

Most of our courses are ongoing during school terms but we also run one-off workshops and special events.
We offer a selection of our classes online, delivered using MS Teams and Telelink, so you can attend from the comfort of your own home. Find out more HERE

The Boroondara Short Course Guide is available to download HERE

We deliver classes for NDIS please see HERE

What we offer:

Do you have an inquisitive mind and a love of learning? We have put together a fun series of workshops and demonstrations on Tuesday evenings and Sunday afternoons, that enable us to dive into a topic or participate in a broad ranging conversation. Our tutors and guest speakers are passionate about what they do.

Join us for an inspiring time in relaxed surroundings.​

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Community is about people making connections. 

"I just wanted to say I attended the Botanical Illustration course with Lisa and enjoyed it immensely. It was amazing to see our pictures come to life."

- Chris, Nov 2019

"Thank you to all concerned for a very worthwhile exercise in promoting road safety awareness through your Wiser Driver Program"​  

- Kerrie, Aug 2018

"Janine is such an inspirational and engaging tutor, thank you for passing on the knowledge in iPads at your pace"

- Sue, Feb 2020

We are keen for your feedback 

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