Forbes Showgirl Grace Allen and Eugowra Showgirl Caitlin Herbert were selected to represent our zone at the state finals of the Land Royal Showgirl competition in Sydney at the Easter Show on Sunday, 25th March.The two girls were selected from 17 … Keep reading this article, click here...
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23 – 24 Feb ELVIS An American Trilogy Performing at Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre on February 23rd, visit www.BMEC.com.au for more information. Performing at Dubbo Regional Entertainment Theatre on February 24th, visit www.DRTCC.com.au for more information.
24 Feb Forbes Farmer’s Markets at Victoria Park. From 8am-12pm. The Forbes Farmers Markets are on again – back for the first time in 2018. The markets aim to promote healthy eating, local produce & a great social, community environment. Always a great day!
8 Mar Canowindra Phoenix International Women’s Day Event, At The Old Vic Inn on the balcony from 6.30pm. Tickets $30 per person $5 goes to Smart Recovery. Speaker is Robyn Lewis, Drinks and canapes with live music by Nerida Cuddy.
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 Handicraft Centre Market Day, Forbes Handicraft Centre, Lachlan Street, Forbes (outside the store) From 9am. Forbes Handicraft Centre’s Market Day is on again! 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 many other handicrafts.
Ongoing 6 Week Exercise program for anyone who has ever had cancer. Introducing people to different ways to exercise, get stronger, improve their balance and help any scars. Beginning January 2018 in Parkes and Forbes. For more information call 0437 749 746, email email@example.com or register your interest at http://kerinphysioco.com.au/class/cancer-rehab-groupparkes-forbes/
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 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. All details on our website: http://recover.itmatters.com.au
Ongoing Forbes Widows Support Group Luncheon at the Forbes Services Club, 12pm, the fourth Tuesday of every month. Next Meeting is January 25th 2018. 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.