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Every Monday 6:30pm
Bushrangers Hash House Harriers
Part of a worldwide social running / walking group, this group meet every Monday evening in the Hills District somewhere pre-arranged. Open to all males and females. More info is available from Pete Matthey 0408289562 or email@example.com. All welcome.
Every Wednesday 11:00am
Dural and Districts Senior Citizens’ Club
Come along on any Wednesday to enjoy good fellowship with other senior citizens. Some play indoor bowls – beginners included – while others play Bingo and enjoy the prizes. Stay for lunch! Dural Country Club. For further information please call 0417 99 55 07 after hours.
Every Thursday morning during school terms 10:00am – 12:00pm
Multicultural Mother’s Group
A Community program connecting mums from all cultural backgrounds. Morning tea for adults provided. Meet other mums and connect with the community. Enjoy FREE parenting workshops, health Information, leisure and lifestyle activities such as Zumba and craft. Everyone is welcome, no need to have any connection to the Uniting Church. Kids 0-5 play and stay in a separate room with qualified childcare workers for a gold coin donation. Childcare bookings essential. Sonia at SydWest Multicultural Services on 9621 6633 or Karen at Wesley Uniting Church on 9894 8999. Wesley Uniting Church Castle Hill, 32-34 Showground Rd
First Wednesday of every month
View Club Parramatta
The View Club meets for lunch and to listen to a guest speaker. 11:00am arrival for 11:30am lunch. Enquiries call Janette 96245780 or Anne 96306180 – please leave message if no answer.
First Thursday of every month 09:30am – 12:00 noon
National Seniors Australia Hills Branch
Are you over 50, retired or thinking about it? If so, join NSA Hills Branch. Each meeting has a guest speaker and members participate in lunch after the meeting. Convivial surroundings and friendly people with similar interests. For further details phone 9899 3940. Baulkham Hills Sports Club, 11 Renown Road, Baulkham Hills.
Second Tuesday of every month 1:00pm
Inner Wheel Club of the Hills
Part of a worldwide organisation based on friendship, the group have a lot of fun while raising money for local, national and international charities with their National Project being ‘Cord Blood Research’. Mawarra Retirement Village, 3a Verney Drive, West Pennant Hills. Any enquiries can be sent to Secretary Robyn Crosweller by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9481 9342.
Second Wednesday of the month
Probus Club of the Hills
Meetings are held at the Wesley Uniting Church, Showground Road, Castle Hill. The club is a men’s club, however wives/partners attend all outings and every second meeting. There is an interesting guest speaker each month and morning tea is included. Vacancies exist for new members. For more information call 02 96296459.
Third Thursday of every month | 10:00am – 12:30pm
Independent Business Network Inc
Independent Business Network Inc (IBNInc) is a not for profit group, has been running for 7 years supporting micro and small Hills based businesses. They provide support and education to micro and small business owners with opportunities for members to share their experiences and knowledge.
Cost: $150 annual meeting & membership or $20:00 per meeting – Non-Members, including morning tea. Julie Warner – 0414 210 979. The Community Meeting Rooms 6&7, The Hills Shire Council, 3 Columbia Court, Baulkham Hills. www.independentbusinessnetworkinc.com
2 March 10:45am
Sydney Hills Branch of the Association
of Independent Retirees
This month’s guest speaker is a representative from H&R Block, Baulkham Hills. We welcome early retirees and Baby Boomers, who are looking to become involved in new interests, while keeping abreast of the changes which are likely to affect you and your income in the future. Beecroft Presbyterian Church Hall, Wellham Street, Beecroft. Enquiries: Lauris Rennie 9634 1186
13 March 6:45am
Charity Golf Day
The Rotary Club of Norwest Sunrise is holding its annual charity golf day at Castle Hill Country Club on March 13. Tee off for the four ball Ambrose event is 7.30am sharp on March 13 with registration from 6.45am. There is a car to win in a “hole-in-one” competition. Book at Trybooking.com/TWZL. For more information call Martin Collins on 0421 063 3391 or email email@example.com.
14 March 6:30pm
A free forum to help parents understand their teenager’s challenging behaviour will be held on Wednesday March 14. It will cover, healthy relationships, warning signs and legal ramifications and how to resolve issues. Organised by the Hills Domestic Violence Prevention Network it will run from 6.30pm to 9pm at Castle Hill High, 76-100 Castle St, Castle Hill. Bookings a must at parentforum2018.eventbrite.com.au. For further details call 0408 705 848 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
17 March 7:00pm
Hills Relay For Life Trivia Night
A fully produced Hills Relay For Life trivia night with big screen and big questions organised by International Productions will be held at The Hills Grammar School, Kenthurst on Saturday, March 17 to raise money for the Cancer Council. Tickets are $20, maximum of 10 per table. Too book email email@example.com.
17-18 March 9:00am
An exhibition and sale of fine art and affordable art will be held at the Allan Drew Reception Rooms 221 Old Northern Rd, Castle Hill 9am to 6pm on March 17 and 18. The exhibition is supporting the Cancer Council. Call Zoe on 0409 929 763 for more information.
19 March 7:00pm
Dural and District Prostate Cancer Support Group
Group discussion with refreshments provided. No obligation to participate in the discussion. Just come and enjoy the evening. Guest speaker is Stuart Baptist, a physiotherapist specialising in continence and erectile dysfunction. Blue Gum Centre, ARV Glenhaven Green, 599-607 Old Northern Road, Glenhaven. For further information, phone Denis 9629 2645 or Maurice 9654 2138.
28 March 11:00am
Galston VIEW Club
Galston VIEW Club, a part of The Smith Family, meet the fourth Wednesday of every month, at the Dural Country Club. This month the Galston VIEW Club will celebrate its 26th birthday with a gala luncheon. The colour theme for the lunch is green and gold. Vocalist Lisa Budin will entertain with great music. Visitors welcome! Bookings and enquiries call Vivian on 9894 1189
Free Spirit Markets
1st Sunday of the month
Next market: 4 March 2018
These markets bring you a host of committed vendors and artisans who take pride in their creations and pleasure in sharing these with visitors. Bella Vista farm, Elizabeth MacArthur Drive, Bella Vista. www.freespiritmarkets.com .
Richmond Good Food Market
Every Saturday 08:00 – 1:00pm
Now into its third year, Richmond Good Food Market is a place for local farmers and quality food producers to showcase their products and interact with the community. Meet local farmers and know how your food was raised, avoid chemical and other additives routinely used in mass produced farms, support the community and local agribusiness, source great tasting food and support the local economy. Richmond Park, corner March and Windsor Streets, Richmond. Enquiries Vanessa 0400 615 409
Castle Hill Farmer’s and Fine Foods Markets
2nd and 4th Saturday of the month 08:00 – 12:00
Next markets: 10 & 24 March
The Hawkesbury Harvest Farmers and Fine Foods Markets boast an abundance of fresh produce to tempt the tastebuds of suburban hunters and gatherers. There is an array of locally made cheeses, herbs and spices, sourdough breads, traditional pastas, fresh eggs and mushroom, sauces. There are stalls with fresh fruit and vegetables, and freshly cut flowers. Castle Hill Showground, Entry via Showground Road.
Glenorie Grower’s Market
4th Sunday of every month 08:00am – 1:00pm
Next market: 25 March
Visitors can sample and buy a wide variety of fresh produce and tasty delicacies, meet the growers and producers, and learn more about local food production. Products featured include a selection of international flavours, fresh and infused olive oils, Belgian chocolates and other sweet treats, locally produced Black Angus beef, Wessex Saddleback Pork, Boer goat, Suffolk lamb, artisan cheeses, free-range poultry and free-range eggs, honey from the Blue Mountains, locally made wines, soy candles, tasty condiments, vegetarian and vegan food and a wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables. The boutique area features beautiful examples of handcraft, jewellery, fashion including cashmere and artwork. Glenorie RSL Club located behind Woolworths. Plenty of parking.