The 2019 Youth Week Awards were presented on 13th April at Lions Park as part of Youth Week celebrations. These awards recognise individuals and groups of young people aged between 12 to 25 years who have made a significant contribution through their … Keep reading this article, click here...
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19-28 Apr Supagas Canowindra International Balloon Challenge for more information visit www.canowindrachallenge.org.au
26 & 28 Apr Anne of Green Gables The Musical presented by the Parkes Musical and Dramatic Society. Tickets available now www.parkesmandd.com.au
27 Apr Forbes Farmers Market @ Victoria Park from 8am-12pm. The markets aim to promote healthy eating, local produce and a great social, community environment.
30 Apr Evolution Mining Cowal Partnering Program applications close. For further information about the Cowal Partnering Program, the eligibility of your project or to obtain an application form, please contact Evolution Mining’s Social Responsibility Team on 02 6975 4661 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
1 May Vanessa Crompton Drawing Classes commence at the CWA Hall in Lachlan St, Forbes. For more information see the advertisement on Page 1 or email email@example.com or call 0428 820 826 to discuss or book a class.
4 May Trundle ABBA Festival for more information and tickets head to www.trundleabbafestival.com.au and don’t forget to enter the competition on page 7.
5 May Forbes Diggers Harness Racing Club TAB Carnival of Cups Meeting Gates open at 12noon, full amenities on course, canteen and bar available.
9 May Parkes Christian School Kindergarten + Primary Expo @ 6pm at the School, creche available and supper provided.
11 May Forbes Rotary Ipomoea Markets @ Lions Park from 8am – 12.30pm. Lots of amazing stalls of local handicraft, produce, cakes, plants and bric a-brac on offer.
16 May Forbes Shire Council Meeting 1pm @ Council Chambers.
21 May Biggest Morning Tea @ CWA Hall, 132 Lachlan Street Forbes at 10am. selling craft work and some cakes and slices, with all the proceeds donated to the Cancer Council.
Ongoing Forbes & District Lions Club meets at the Vandenberg Hotel on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 7pm. For further information phone Gayle Williams on 0268 511 863.
Ongoing The Forbes Community Men’s Shed meets every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00am to 12pm at the Forbes Showground.
Ongoing Forbes Domestic & Family Violence Committee Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at 9:30am at Forbes Health Service (old conference room). Contact Renee Ellison on 6850 1234.
Ongoing The Rotary Club of Forbes meets at the Vandenberg Hotel on the first and third Wednesdays of every month at 6:30pm. Call Chris Finkle on 0429 661 358 for further information.
Ongoing The Adult Survivors of Child Abuse Cowra Support Group meets on the first Friday of each month at 12:30. Open to all survivors of any community. If interested contact Pascale on 6342 1612. Members come from Canberra, Temora, Forbes, Eugowra, etc. Details on our website: http://recover.itmatters.com.au.
Ongoing Golden Girls 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 meeting at the Forbes Services Club, 2pm on the first Wednesday of each month. For more information phone Lyn Ward on 0417 536 619.
Ongoing Forbes Prostate Cancer Support Group meets at the Long Tan Room of the Forbes Services Memorial Club on the 3rd Tuesday of every 2nd (odd) month at 5:30 pm. For more information phone Ray Martin on 0429 133 046.
Ongoing Breast Cancer Support Group meets every second Saturday of the month at the Vandenberg Hotel at 12 midday.
Ongoing Forbes View Club meets every second Thursday of the month for lunch at Forbes Services Memorial Club at 12:00 for 12:30pm. Please phone Noelene 6951 2256 or Helen 0427 201 445.
Ongoing Croquet is played every Tuesday and Saturday. Contact Elvy Quirk on 0428 540 272.
Ongoing The Forbes Ladies Probus Club meets every fourth Friday of the month at the Forbes Services Club at 10am. Come join us for friendship and fellowship.
Ongoing CWA Forbes Evening Branch meets every second Thursday of the months at the Vandenberg Hotel from 6.30pm.