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Carols on the Lawn
Pitt Town Anglican Church, 100 Bathurst Street, Pitt Town. Call 4572 3262 for details.
Carols on the Riverbank
Ebenezer’s Carols on the Riverbank will kick off with a barbecue at 6:00pm and carols at 7:00pm. Ebenezer Church, 95 Coromandel Road, Ebenezer.
Carols on the Corner
Bring the family for a meal and a night of singing. Starting at 6:00pm. Please call for catering purposes. 4572 3518. Pitt Town Uniting Church, Bathurst Street, Pitt Town.
Carols at Vineyard Church
357 Windsor Road, Vineyard. Starting from 4:30pm with lots of activities. Details 4577 5472.
Rotary’s Carols by Candlelight
Rotary’s Carols by Candlelight in Richmond Park runs 6:30pm – 10:00pm. Bring your picnic rug or chair and a picnic and enjoy the evening.
Hanna Park Carols
A great family and community event where everything is free – food, entertainment, rides and drinks – bring your best singing voice with you. Guest appearance by Santa. Details 4571 4963. Hanna Park, North Richmond.
9:15am to 10:00am
Seniors Exercise Group
Come along and join the Seniors Exercise Group at the Hawkesbury Leisure and Learning Centre. Thursday mornings 9.15am -10am. The group is run by Lyn Campbell from Lyn’s Elite Personal Training. Lyn is a registered fitness leader and instructor. Exercise classes help keep your mind active and your body coordinated. Our class gives you the space you need to move around and use the support of a chair, if needed. The cost is $7 per class. Transport is available from Peppercorn Community Transport for an additional cost. Enquiries 4578 2072. 114 March Street, Richmond.
First Thursday of every month
Macquarie Towns Garden Club
Come along and hear what the judges might be looking for in the Hawkesbury Spring Gardens Competition. Afterwards, stay for a cup of tea and a chat with fellow garden lovers. Tebbutt Room, Hawkesbury Library.
East Richmond parkrun
A free, weekly, timed 5km walk/jog/run at 8am every Saturday. Open to all ages and abilities. Organised entirely by volunteers. Friendly and fun. Join us! Ham Common Bicentenary Park, Hawkesbury Valley Way, Richmond.
Kurrajong Heights Garden Club Christmas Party
The Kurrajong Heights Garden Club will be holding their Christmas celebrations this year at The Village Kitchen, 83 Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong. Please arrive at 6:00pm for canapes and champagne while viewing slides of the past year’s activities, followed by a lovely two course dinner with all the trimmings. Cost is $45 per person. Please ring Lorraine on 0427794200 to book in and for any further information.
Richmond / Windsor VIEW Club
The VIEW Club supports The Smith Family. This month is the club’s Christmas luncheon with music from Ron Smith and vocalist Jessica Zamprogno. $27 for a two course lunch. Richmond Golf Club, Bourke St, Richmond. For more information please contact Carol Jackson on 4578 1510.
Nepean/Blue Mountains prostate cancer support group inc.
December’s meeting will be the group’s Christmas party. Come along and enjoy the festivities including the ukulele group. All meetings are available to males and their partners who are seeking information on this cancer, and who live in the Blacktown, Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury and Penrith areas. Come along and experience the caring and benefits offered by our Support Group whose motto is YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Penrith Anglican Church, St Stephen’s, 254 High Street, Penrith. www.prostatesupport.org.au or call David Wilkinson, President 1300 13 38 78.
Windsor Mall Sunday Markets
Every Sunday 9.00am to 3.00pm
Windsor Mall between Baker and Fitzgerald Streets, Windsor. For stallholders and all other enquiries please phone Colleen on 0418 869 685. www.windsormarkets.com.au
Richmond Good Food Market
Every Saturday 8:00am to 1:00pm
A place for local farmers to showcase their products and interact with the community. Meet local producers, support the community and local agribusiness, source great tasting food and support the economy. Richmond Park, corner March and Windsor Streets, Richmond. Enquiries Vanessa Hanna 0400 615 409. Please note there are no markets on Saturday 29 December.
10:00am to 12:00noon
Bilpin District Hall, Bells Line of Road, Bilpin.
Phone: 02 4567 0304 or 0428 969 956
5:00pm to 9:00pm
A magical night at Australiana Pioneer Village as the village will be lit up with thousands of twinkling lights. The twilight markets will include over 40 stalls, food stalls and a coffee van. Christmas entertainment with a choir, live music and the snow tent! Santa and Mrs Claus arrive at 7:00pm with photo opportunities available. Australiana Pioneer Village, Rose Street, Wilberforce.
Richmond Lions Club Market Day
7:30am to 2:00pm
Various stallholders with an assortment of goodies and also the famous Lions Cakes will be there just in time for Christmas. Come early and grab a few bargains. Enquiries: Call 4575 1518 after 6:00pm. Hawkesbury Showground, Racecourse Road, Clarendon.