A Christmas in July fundraiser for Miss Traill’s House and Garden will be held at Abercrombie House on Saturday, July 22. There will be mulled wine, orange juice and cheese platters from 6pm and a grand yuletide dinner from 7pm. Cost is $65 per person, which includes some red and white wines and orange juice (BYO additional table wine, beer or champagne). Tickets are available from Books Plus or from Miss Traill’s House and Garden until Wednesday, July 19.
Entries and nominations are open for the 2017 Peak Connect Carillon Business Awards. The award categories are varied, offering opportunities for all of the registered businesses in the Bathurst region. Visit http://carillonbusinessawards.com/
Friday, July 14
Multicultural Women’s Group will meet at the Neighbourhood Centre at 96 Russell Street at noon. Call Isabel, 6332 3019, or Hai-Choo, 6332 4669.
The t.arts Gallery 2017 Winter Invitational Exhibition will be opened at 6pm at Shop 25, Bathurst Chase. Come along to see the great local artistic talent. The exhibition will run until Friday, July 28.
Bathurst Uniting Youth Group (for six to 12 years) will meet in the Church Hall in William Street at 7pm. Call Pete or Julie Sackett, 6359 5046.
Child and Family Health Service Bathurst Hospital drop-in clinic will be held on level three from 9am-1pm. The clinic can discuss sleep, weight and feeding behaviour. Call 6330 5677.
Drop-in immunisation clinic will be held at Bathurst Hospital on level three from 9am-1pm. Please bring the blue book and Medicare card. Call 6330 5677.
Bathurst District Historical Museum will be open in the east wing of the court house in Russell Street from 10am-4pm. Call 6330 8455.
Rankin Cottage, for crafts galore, is open at 117 Rankin Street seven days a week from 10am-4pm. Call Pam Shurmer, 6331 7572.
Sunday, July 16
Mini steam trains will be running across from the Adventure Playground in Durham Street from 11am-3pm. Covered shoes must be worn. Tickets: $2. Call 6331 5798.
Art in the Park will be held on River Road and Stephens Lane from 2-4pm. Free. BYO art materials. Call Rachel, 0428 311 534.