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13 Oct 14th Annual Charity Show ‘n Shine & Market Day at Pioneer Oval, Parkes – all day. For enquires please contact Central West Car Club; Markets: Jim Davis – 0427 253 796, Car Show: Christine Miskell – 0412 041 563.
14 Oct Parkes Mini Field Of Women with free morning tea and over 100 pink lady silhouettes in Lions Park from 9:30am to 12 midday as a symbol of community support for those diagnosed with breast cancer in our rural community.
14 Oct Parkes Upmarkets – enjoy your Sunday in Cooke Park from 10am to 2pm.
16 Oct Business Bus Connect delivering face-to-face business advice to regional operators from 9am – 3pm at 203 Clarinda Street. Book a session on 1300 134 359 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
18 Oct Calling young and old to join the Parkes Commmunity Choir – it is free and fun – at the Cooke Park Community Centre from 7-9pm. Contact Kerrie Peden on 6862 1685.
19 Oct 2018 Henry Awards Gala Evening at the Parkes Services Club at 6pm. Entertainment by local duo Tom and Holly. Cost: $85 Purchase tickets 123tix.com.au
19-21, 26- 28 Oct Goosebumps – Parkes M&D Society’s gala concert series to celebrate the opening of the newly refurbished Little Theatre featuring 54 society members, and 10 crew and band. Tickets at www.parkesmandd.com.au
19 Oct Samuel Johnson Gala Dinner & Talk at the Forbes Services Club at 6:30pm. Tickets $130 at www.123tix.com.au/events/1863
21 Oct Official opening of the renewed PAC Park Amenities to celebrate National Bird Week at 8am. Join in to start the Aussie Backyard Bird Count in partnership with Central West Lachlan Landcare Inc and the National Parks Association of NSW Lachlan Valley branch with a free breakfast BBQ.
22 Oct Be Business Savvy Masterclass hosted by Parkes Shire Council and facilitated by Holly Galbraith: Five Essential Digital Tools for your Business Marketing from 6 – 8pm at the Hart Bar. Register via www.visitparkes.com.au/events/digital-health-check/
23 Oct Digital Health Checks – one-on-one checks with Holly Galbraith. Register your interest via https://visitparkes.com.au/events/digital-health-check/
23 Oct Once Upon A Storytime commences at the Parkes Library from 10:30 – 11:30am during school term. Come and enter into the wonderful world of books. For children 3-5 years and parents/carers (younger children welcome).
24 Oct Breast Cancer fundraising cake stall at Parkes Pharmacy in support of Breast Awareness Month. Please come along and support this great cause.
25-27 Oct Australian National Field Days at Borenore (15km west of Orange) with over 600 exhibitors, sheep, cattle, activity centres, sheepdog trials, demonstrations, live music, racing pigs, petting zoo and fashion parade. Buy tickets online.
27 Oct The South Pacific Concert Band, one of the finest concert bands in Syndey, will perform with the Parkes Shire Concert Band (PSCB) at The Dish at 11:30am and 1:30pm; and at the Parkes Leagues Club with PSCB and students from Red Bend Catholic College at 7:30pm. The proceeds of a door donation and raffle will go to drought-stricken farmers in the area.
30 Oct Id Solutions Workshop Data, Finance and Your Business from 6 – 7:30pm at the Astro Dish, register your interest via https://visitparkes.com.au/events/datafinance-business/
3 Nov Carpe Diem at the Tullamore War Memorial Hall at 6:30pm. A mental health play with acclaimed Australian actor John Wood. Tickets $20, play to be followed by Q & Q and meet and greet with actors.
4 Nov Charity Day For Local Farmers at the Parkes Bowling and Sports Club from 12pm – entry $20 includes lunch, afternoon bowls (triples, teams, singles) and futsal. Also raffles with great prizes. All funds raised will go to St Vincent De Paul for local distribution.