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13-28 Oct Parkes Musical & Dramatic Society presents 9 to 5 the Musical. Tickets available online at www.parkesmandd.com.au.
13 Oct Ladies dessert and coffee night, fundraiser for the Northside Chapel: 7:00pm at St John’s Anglican Church, Forbes. Cost $10 per head. Whilst you can turn up on the night please try to RSVP by 11th October to Ruth Klingner 0438642113 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
13-15 Oct Canowindra Baroquefest Music Festival in Canowindra for more information www.baroquefest.org.au or call 0429 443 215
14 Oct Forbes Spring Races at Forbes Race Course. Gates open at 11am cost is $10. For further information or to book a marquee contact Blake Nicholson on 0439 922 052.
14 Oct Pre-loved items/car boot sale at Bogan Gate Hall from 8am to 1pm. Devonshire teas will be on sale throughout the morning. Contact Shelley on 0428 738 172 for a stall.
14 Oct Rotary Ipomoea Markets at Sir Francis Forbes Park from 8am – 12.30pm. Lots of stalls of local handicraft, produce, cakes, plants and bric-a-brac on offer. All stall holders welcome! Contact Helen on 6851 4930.
14 Oct Old Time New Vogue Dance at the Forbes Youth and Community Centre from 2pm to 6pm. Cost $10. Ladies bring a plate to share for afternoon tea. Contact Phil Redenbach on 0409 662 285.
17 Oct Forbes Railway Art & Tourist Centre Inc. AGM at the Forbes Railway Information Centre from 10am.
17 Oct Neighbourhood Central Monthly Morning Tea at the Forbes Town Hall from 10.30am to 12pm. Call 6851 4550 to be included on the morning tea list and to organise transport if needed.
17 Oct Forbes College For Seniors Social Meeting at Uniting Church Hall at 1pm. Please bring a plate.
17 Oct Forbes Soccer Referees AGM, Forbes Services Memorial Club from 7pm. 17 Oct Forbes Show Society Meeting at the Vandenberg Hotel at 7.30pm.
17 Oct Chamber Cheers, an introduction to the Council’s new members begins 5:30 to 7:30pm at the Forbes Inn.
21 Oct Market Day for the Forbes Handicraft Centre in Lachlan Street outside the shop at 9am to 1pm. Home cooking and in season produce available, fresh farm eggs. Variety of plants.
26-28 Oct Australian National Field Days. Over 600 exhibitors on display. For more information visit www.anfd.com.au
11 Nov Forbes Home Security and Safety Expo at Acheson’s Home Timber and Hardware from 10am to 4pm. Contact Bruce Adams on 0429 151 280 for more information.
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 every Wednesday at 6:30pm. Call Leo Butler on 6851 2280 for further information.
Ongoing Forbes Camera Club meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7pm at the Forbes Services Memorial Club. Contact Klara Ward on 6851 4868.
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. All details on our website: http://recover.itmatters.com.au
Ongoing Forbes Widows Support Group Luncheon at the Vandenberg Hotel, 12pm, the fourth Tuesday of every month. Contact Lyn Ward on 0417 536 619 or Dorothea Croker on 6851 4781. Transport is available.
Ongoing Neighbourhood Watch at the Forbes Services Memorial Club, 2pm on the first Monday of the Month.