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13-17 Mar Wings out West Paragliding Competition when over 40 pilots from Australia turn Trundle into the epicentre of Australian Paragliding.
15 Mar Community Bush Dance at the Trundle Showgrounds 7:30pm. A highlight of the Paragliding competition. Tickets at the door: $15 per adult, $5 child, $35 per family including a light supper. For more information contact Jen Kelly on 0417 697 770.
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.
16-17 Mar Country Music Muster with visitors from the South Coast at the Starlight lounge of the Parkes Services Club, includes celebrations of St Patrick’s Day. $5 entry for all three sessions.
20 Mar NSW Farmers Parkes/Forbes Branch Meeting at the Forbes Bowling Club at 7pm. Please RSVP for catering purposes. For further information contact: Gavin Tom – Parkes/Forbes Branch Chair 0438678916 | firstname.lastname@example.org
21 Mar Science Talk at the Parkes Library at 6pm. A window into the Universe – as viewed by ‘The Dish’ by Dr Jane Kaczmarek, an astrophysicist at the Parkes Radio Telescope. RSVP on 68612309 or email@example.com
23 Mar Carole’s Creations Fashion Parade and High Tea at St George’s Anglican Church at 2pm. Cost $10 (at door) with entertainment by the Southern Cross Vocal Band from Sydney. Clothes and other items for sale at event.
24 Mar Bush walking with National Parks Association of NSW at Weddin Mountains National Park, Black Gin Gully for a 6km walk – graded medium. Meet at Forbes Railway Station at 8:45am. Walk leader Peter Cannon 6866 1225.
25 Mar Spirituality in the Pub organised by Holy Family Parish at the Commercial Hotel from 6:30 – 7:45pm. Share a drink and/or dinner and hear their experiences of Daniel Greef and Lorraine Goodrick who will speak on their experiences of “Reaching Out Beyond the Borders” in Zambia, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and more. For more information contact Frances on 0412 103 597.
25 Mar Come and try day at Scots All Saints College Middle School from 9am – 3pm for students entering years 5, 6, 7 and 8. Register by calling 633 7310 by 18th March.
26 Mar Arthritis Support Group social meeting at Pink Orchid Café at 10am. All Welcome.
28 Mar Closing date for entries in the Sims Metal Waste to Art & design community art exhibition and competition. Artworks can be made from any waste material. Artworks need to be delivered to Parkes Library. Entry forms available at any Parkes Shire Library, firstname.lastname@example.org
28 Mar – 9 May Grief and Loss Program conducted by Parkes Palliative Care Team and volunteers at Southern Cross Village from 10:30am-12 noon for anyone who has lost loved ones. Practical and emotional support will be offered. Contact Kittie 68622038 or 0429964445 for further information.
29-30 Mar JPY & Allstar Band at Bathurst Panthers and Dubbo Regional Theatre respectively. Bookings online.
31 Mar Stephen Cheney at Parkes Services Club in the Downstairs Lounge form 4pm.
4-26 Apr Sims Metal Waste to Art & design community art exhibition at the Parkes Library.
4 Apr Breast Cancer Network of Australia Forum at Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre from 10am – 3pm. Morning tea and lunch provided. Free bus to event picking up in Forbes, Parkes, Alectown and Peak Hill. For pick up times contact Dianne Green 0428535843 and she will also register you for the day.
5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 24, 26 & 28 Apr Anne of Green Gables The Musical presented by Parkes Music & Dramatic Society at The Little Theatre. Tickets at parkesmandd.com.au or Parkes Stationery & Office Furniture.
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 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.