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21 Apr Residents are invited to tour the new Advanced Water Recycling Facility. Participate in one of the guided tours of the state-of-the-art facility located within the new Sewage Treatment Plant site along Akuna Road, and then join the community tree planting to rejuvenate the area.
24 Apr The Arthritis Support Group meets at 10am at the AOG church hall in Rees Street. Our Speaker is Rowena Field, Physiotherapist and researcher into Chronic Pain. Topic “Strategies to Help You Manage Your Chronic Pain”. For more information contact Sandra on 0408 655 186.
25 Apr Anzac Day – Dawn Service at 5.30am on Memorial Hill, followed by the Anzac Day March at 8.35am starting outside the club, and a Cooke Park Civic Ceremony at 9am.
27 Apr Parkes Painting Group Annual Art Exhibition. You are invited to the opening at 7pm at the Parkes Library Coventry Room. $10 entry, finger food and refreshments will be served. The exhibition of paintings, pottery and decorated cakes will continue from 28th April to 3rd May, 10am-4pm. Guest Artist is Susan Carter.
28 Apr Anglican Flower Show & Market Day at St Georges Hall from 10am – 4pm. Contact 0409 622 888 for information.
28 Apr Introduction to Everyday Essential Oils. 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Pink Orchid Cafe. $10 for cake and hot beverage. Limited spots available. RSVP by 23rd April – text name to 0407 468 805.
29 Apr Parkes Services Club ‘Country Music Variety Show’, starring Wayne Horsburgh and Rodney Vincent. Starting 2.30pm. Tickets at the door $20. For enquiries contact 02 6862 1966.
10 May Craft Corner AGM. Thursday 10th May at 10am. Craft Corner, 257 Clarinda Street, Parkes. For enquiries contact 02 6862 3240.
12 May Southern Cross Care Village Fete in the Village Grounds in Middleton Street at 10:00am. Featuring Parkes School of Dance, Parkes Town Band, Hannah Dunn and Tapestry. Also BBQ, drinks, raffles, chocolate wheel, cake, craft, plants, produce, book stall, white elephant stall, jumping castle, entertainment, coffee van and more.
Ongoing Parkes Aviation Museum is now open Thursdays and Sundays. The evergrowing collection is located at the Parkes Regional Airport.
Ongoing Parkes Evening VIEW Club meets every fourth Tuesday of the month at 6.30pm for 7pm. The May meeting is at the Aastro Dish.
Ongoing Parkes Day VIEW Club Luncheon meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month at the Astro Dish Motor Inn. Call Pamela on 6863 4552 to book.
Ongoing Author-rised, Parkes Writer’s Group meets at the Parkes Library every first Tuesday of the month from 6pm to 8pm. Teen and adult writers of all skill levels are invited.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Ongoing Lachlan Area Suicide Prevention Network (LASPN) meets at 6pm on the first Wednesday of the month at the Uniting Church, Court Street.
Ongoing Free evening meal the first Monday of each month from 5:30 – 6:30pm at the Uniting Church Hall. All welcome.