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12-24 Apr Sydney Royal Easter Show @ Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park.
19-28 Apr Supagas Canowindra International Balloon Challenge for more information visit www.canowindrachallenge.org.au20 Apr Forbes Handicraft Centre Market Day outside the shop in Lachlan Street, commencing at 9am until 1pm. Plentiful supplies of home cooking, a variety of jams and preserves, fresh in season produce and fresh farm eggs will be available. Also available within the shop lots of handcrafted goods, such as woodwork, toys, baby wear, quilts, paintings and much more. A wide variety of plants will be on display.
20 Apr Forbes Handicraft Centre Market Day outside the shop in Lachlan Street, commencing at 9am until 1pm. Plentiful supplies of home cooking, a variety of jams and preserves, fresh in season produce and fresh farm eggs will be available. Also available within the shop lots of handcrafted goods, such as woodwork, toys, baby wear, quilts, paintings and much more. A wide variety of plants will be on display.
24, 26, 28Apr Anne of Green Gables The Musical presented by the Parkes Musical and Dramatic Society. Tickets available now www.parkesmandd.com.au
25 Apr Anzac Day Dawn Service from 5.30am, 10am assemble for March followed by Service.
25 Apr Anzac Day @ Forbes Services Memorial Club. Club opens at 6am, Breakfast from 6.30am and Two-Up at 2.30pm.
25 Apr Forbes Diggers Harness Racing Club ANZAC Day Race Meeting.
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, crèche available and supper provided.
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, 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 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.