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15 – 18 Mar The Parkes Hope to Live and Cope Committee are hosting Dr Mark Worthington (BH MDIV STM DTH PLD). Dr Worthington will speak on the impact of suicide and mental health issues at the following locations. Business Breakfast, Parkes Lutheran Church Hall – Friday March 16, 7am. Local Schools – Friday afternoon. Lachlan Area Suicide Prevention Network Launch, Bogan Gate Hall – Saturday March 17, 10am. Open Community Forum, Coventry Room – Saturday 17, 2pm. For more Information phone Di Gill (Rural Adversity Mental Health Consultant) on 0427 460 430
17 Mar Forbes Rugby Club Presidents Lunch at the rugby union oval beginning at 12pm. With Guest speaker Mick Colliss this is sure to be an amazing event once again!
17 Mar Forbes Handicraft Centre Market Day, Forbes Handicraft Centre, Lachlan Street, Forbes (outside the store) From 9am. Come along to find some wonderful items for sale including jams, preserves, home-grown fruit and vegetables, plants, handmade clothing items, home cooking, woodwork and more.
22 Mar “Jarrah Park” Auction, Ian Simpson and Co. Onsite at 6pm. For more information phone Ian on 0417 468 565 or visit www.iansimpsonandco.com.au
23 Mar Ian Simpson and Co Auction Day, from 11am at Forbes Inn. Multiple properties going under the hammer. For more information phone 6851 1911 or visitwww.iansimpsonandco.com.au
25 Mar The Sun Records All Stars, 7.30pm at Bathurst Panthers. Phone 6330 0600 for tickets.
25 Mar Kosmik Country, 4pm at Parkes Services Club.
25 Mar Easter Raffle at Parkes Services Club. Tickets on sale from 4.30pm. Over $2,000 in Easter eggs and cash to be won.
30 – 31 Mar Tullamore Irish Festival tickets on sale now! This year, the festival is celebrating the best of two great cultures with John Williamson, the Barley Shakes, Maria Ford and the Blackwater Irish Band. Visit tullamore.org.au for more information.
14 Apr Parkes Aero Spectacular, 10am- 4pm at Parkes Regional Airport. 70th Anniversary Public Aerobatic Airshow. Tickets available on the Facebook page;www.facebook.com/parkesaero
19 Apr Forbes Shire Council Meeting, 1pm at Council Chambers.
Ongoing Forbes Domestic & Family Violence Committee Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at 9.30am at Yoorana, 40-70 Church Street. Contact Renee Ellison on 6850 1234.
Ongoing The Rotary Club of Forbes meets at the Vandenberg Hotel on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm. Call Chris Finkle on 0429 661 358.
Ongoing Forbes Widows Support Group Luncheon at the Forbes Services Club, 12pm, the fourth Tuesday of every month. Contact Lyn Ward on 0417 536 619. Transport is available.
Ongoing Neighbourhood Watch at the Forbes Services Memorial Club, 7:30pm on the first Monday of the month, November through to April with the meetings returning to 2pm as of May 2018.