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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 11:00am
View Club Parramatta
The View Club meets for lunch and to listen to a guest speaker. Enquiries call Judy 9635 4191 or Rosemary 8897 4934.
First Thursday of every month
09:30am – 12:00noon
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.
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 Australian Hotel & Brewery – 350 Annangrove Rd, Rouse Hill. www.independentbusinessnetworkinc.com
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.
7 April 10:45pm
The Sydney Hills Branch of the Association of Independent Retirees.
Guest speaker is Chris Nothling, an Aged Care Advisor. Keep abreast of the changes which are likely to affect you and your income in the future. All recently retired citizens and baby boomers welcome. Working together for a better future in retirement. Beecroft Presbyterian Church Hall, Welham Street, Beecroft
13 April 10:00am
Starting with a morning tea session, followed by a light lunch and regular meeting. The group will be making felt items, choice of blueberries or Mongolian slippers. Felt provided. Please bring basic embroidery cottons and tools. Kids welcome as it is in the school holidays. Galston Health & Community Centre, cnr Glade and 17 Arcadia Road, Galston. For more details please contact Janet 9653 2402 or Melissa on 0408 626 978.
13 April 10:30am
Free school holiday fun for kids at the Lego Workshop. Worker’s Sports Club, 170 Reservoir Road, Blacktown. For more information, call 02 8822 2444 or go to www.workersclub.com.au.
20 April 10:30am
Free school holiday fun for kids at the Science Day. Worker’s Sports Club, 170 Reservoir Road, Blacktown. For more information, call 02 8822 2444 or go to www.workersclub.com.au.
26 April 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. The guest speaker will be Jolyon Warwick James, Silver Consultant, Historian and Valuer. Visitors welcome!
Bookings and enquiries call Vivian on 9894 1189.
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: 8 & 22 April
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: 23 April
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.