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17 Feb Parkes Country Music Muster at the Parkes Services Club at 1pm with popular Dubbo artist Rhonda Tomlinson.
18 Feb Seniors Festival Gentle Yoga at Neighbourhood Central at 10am – free activity.
19 Feb Seniors Festival Learn to Play Bridge at Neighbourhood Central at 10am – free activity.
20 Feb Seniors Festival Yoga With a Chair at Neighbourhood Central at 10am – free activity.
21 Feb Seniors Festival Bus Trip to HARS Aviation Museum 9am – book ahead at Neighbourhood Central.
22 Feb Seniors Festival Tribal Belly Dancing at Neighbourhood Central at 10am and 12 noon – free activity, need to register at Neighbourhood Central.
22 Feb Seniors Festival Posy Making at Neighbourhood Central at 2 pm – free activity, need to register at Neighbourhood Central.
26 Feb Parkes Arthritis Support Group will meet at 10am at the Assemblies of God Church Hall, Rees Street. Topic: “What has made a difference in living
with Arthritis/Chronic Pain” with Leslie and Pauline sharing their experiences. All welcome.
28 Feb Dementia and Wellbeing Information Forum at the Parkes Services Club from 9:30am – 3pm with presenters Jenny Roberts from Dementia Australia and Glen Sorensen from Age Communications Pty Ltd. RSVP by 22nd February to Gabrielle on 1800 580 580. Morning tea and light lunch will be
3 Mar Free Concert by 100% hOPE Choir from Uganda at the Parkes Christian School at 6pm. A free-will donation will be taken.
16 & 17 Mar Exhibition to introduce the huge variety of arts and crafts in the Parkes community at the Parkes Bowling and Sports Club. Contact Rona on 0427
468 220 for more information.
Save the Date 23 & 24 March Parkes and District Relay for Life at Pioneer Oval. Registration $15 per person on the Parkes and District Relay for Life website. All money raised support Cancer Council
Ongoing Parkes Community Choir every Thursday at the Community Centre in Cooke Park from 7 – 8:30pm. All welcome!
Ongoing Parkes Painting Group meet at Northparkes Oval at 10am every Wednesday.
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
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 CWA meeting on the third Wednesday of the month at the Pink Orchid Café at 5.30pm. Parkes Evening VIEW Club meets every fourth Tuesday of the
month at 5:30pm for 7pm. The April meeting is at the Broadway Hotel.
Ongoing Once Upon a Storytime at the Parkes Library every Tuesday 10:30am – 11:30am.
Ongoing Rhyme Time Thursday, 10:30am – 11:15am every Thursday at the Parkes Library.
Ongoing Parkes Storytime every Wednesday 10:30am – 11:30am.