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17 Nov Band Together Farmers with legendary Australian artists including Mark Seymour and the Hoodoo Gurus at the Parkes Showgrounds from 1pm. All profits to the Centre for Rural & Remote Mental Health. Kids under 12 free! For more information visit www.bandtogetherfarmers.org.
17 Nov Scout Jamboree Car wash fundraiser. Bring you dirty cars to Quickshine Car Wash in Parkes from 10am-3pm. Cost $15.
18 Nov Parkes and District Country Music Muster at the Parkes Services Club at 1pm.
18 Nov Parkes Dragon Boat Club Junior Come-and-Try event. Paddling for juniors from 12 to 18 years at Lake Endeavour, Parkes from 10:30am – 12pm. Contact Beth on 0418 253 045 or email@example.com for registration & information.
19 Nov Red Cross Zone Meeting at Parkes Red Cross Rooms from 9 am. Registration cost $15. All welcome. Guest speakers.
20 Nov Can Assist monthly meeting at Neighborhood Central at 7pm.
21 Nov Official opening of the Red Cross Parents/Carers Room at 29-31 Church Street from 11am to 1pm. RSVP by 16th November to Norma Oliver on 0409 621 451 or normaoliver36 @gmail.com.
23 Nov From Dust… Parkes Potters Exhibition opening at the Coventry Room, Parkes Library at 6pm, entry $15.
24-25 Nov From Dust… Parkes Potters Exhibition open from 10am – 4pm, gold coin donation.
26 Nov Parkes White Ribbon Day March – Meet at Bushman Street intersection at 10:45am, march off at 11am, meet at Cooke Park for BBQ and guest speakers.
29 Nov Fraud Forum Parkes – learn how to protect yourself at the Parkes Bowling and Sports Club at 10am. Free event by Neighbourhood Central, NSW Police and Leading Edge Computers will provide information on different types of fraud affecting the community, and ways to prevent becoming a victim of fraud. RSVP to Neighbourhood Central on 1300 810 771 or firstname.lastname@example.org
30 Nov Parkes Christmas Parade at 6pm. The route runs clockwise from Caledonia Street to Welcome Street, and then back down Clarinda and Short streets.
30 Nov Christmas in the Park – Movie and Markets from 3pm. Movie times to be advised. With the Christmas parade on the same day it is a great way to meet up with friends and family in Cooke Park.
Ongoing Parkes Torch Bearers for Legacy meets every third Monday of the month at 10:30am at the Parkes Services Club. Everyone welcome. Contact Margaret Cherry on 6862 4789.
Ongoing CWA meeting on the third Wednesday of the month at the Pink Orchid Café at 5.30pm.
Ongoing Parkes Camera Club meets every 1st and 3rd Tuesday night of the month at 7pm at Neighbourhood Central on the corner of Bushman and Currajong
Streets. All welcome. Contact email address email@example.com
Ongoing The Parkes Branch of the Red Cross offers a plate of homemade slices and cakes, sandwiches and tea or coffee for $6 every Friday from 10am to 3pm.
Ongoing Farmers Friday at Georgie’s Hub supplying grocery staples, bread, fruit, vegetables and meat (when available) to farmers for free from 1-4pm. Enquiries call 0439 8750 54.
Ongoing Parkes Shire Concert Band rehearses every Tuesday 7pm – 9pm during school term in the music room above the pool complex in Dalton Street. Contact music director Duncan Clement on 0405 035 164.
Ongoing The Parkes Dragon Boat Club trains at Lake Endeavour every Thursday at 5:45 for 6pm on the water, and Sunday at 9:30am for 10am on the water. Contact 0418 253 045 for more information.
Ongoing Parkes Toy Library, a not-for-profit service operated by St. George’s Anglican Church, is open every Monday from 3:30 – 6:30pm during school terms for children ages 0 to 8 years old. Located in the Lower Hall with entry via Souden Lane carpark.
Ongoing Parkes Aviation Museum is open Thursdays and Sundays. The ever-growing collection is located at the Parkes Regional Airport.