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15-28 Jun May Gibbs at Parkes Library. It’s 100 years since May Gibbs’ adorable characters found their way into the homes and hearts of Australians. The display from the State Library of NSW features May Gibbs’ iconic artwork, including brothers Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.
22 Jun Parkes College for Seniors Yarn Display at Masonic Hall (Short Street) from 10am – 12pm. Opportunity to learn basic knitting or crocheting. Bring knitting needles or crochet hook and 8 ply wool.
22 Jun IWA Pro Wrestling Wild West Tour at the Forbes Services Club. VIP Doors open at 7:15pm and General Doors at 7.30pm for the show at 8pm. Tickets $25 VIP, $18 adults & $14 kids. Contact Forbes Services Memorial Club.
26 Jun Education Meeting of the Arthritis Support Group at 10am at the AOG hall, Rees St. Speaker is Sandi Bailey from Lachlan Health. All welcome.
27-29 Jun Come through the Wardrobe with Parkes Christian School presenting The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by CS Lewis. Shows at 11am on Wednesday and 7pm Thursday and Friday. Tickets available at the school office.
28 Jun Royal Far West community meeting in Parkes at the Coventry Room at 5:30pm. To attend, register at www.royalfarwest.org.au/town-hall/ or email email@example.com or call 1800 961 001.
30 Jun Parkes Cake Decorator’s Guild State Rostered Day at the Parkes Baptist Church Hall at 9:30am.All Welcome (especially young people wanting to learn the art of cake decorating). Ring 6863 1154 to book.
2 Jul First anniversary of Monthly Meal with a special celebration from 6 – 7pm at the Uniting Church. Everyone welcome. Doors open at 5:45pm.
2 Jul Monthly Free Meal at the Uniting Church Hall. Doors open at 5:15pm Fresh home cooked style meal served at 5:30pm to 6:00pm. Doors close at 6:30pm.
9 Jul Spirituality in the Pub, at the Commercial Hotel at 6:30pm to 7:45pm. Topic: “What is the difference between Religion and Spirituality?” with Tom McKeown (local youth worker) and Melissa Kupkee (local teacher). All welcome.
18 Jul Mental Health Breakfast for Tradies at Hay’s Hardware Store from 7 – 9am. Everyone Welcome. Contact Greg Hay for information 0427 160 856.
Ongoing Parkes Evening VIEW Club meets every fourth Tuesday of the month at 6.30pm for 7pm. The April meeting is at the Broadway Hotel.
Ongoing Georgie’s Pantry at 45 Currajong Street is open every Thursday from 10am – 4pm for pensioners and people with a health care card for groceries and fresh produce at very reasonable prices.
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.
Ongoing Parkes Boars Rugby Club training every Tuesday and Thursday.
Ongoing Parkes Torch Bearers for Legacy meets every third Monday of the month at 10:30am at the Parkes Services Club. Everyone welcome. Contact Magaret Cherry on 6862 4789.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org