Thursday, March 16
Bathurst District Historical Society Monthly Muster will be held in the Uniting Church Hall in William Street at 7.30pm. Bring your treasures to share. Call Alan McRae, 6331 5404.
Ladies’ Probus Club of Macquarie (Bathurst) will meet in the Bathurst Senior Citizens’ Centre in Russell Street at 10am. Call Jennifer Wass, 6331 1626.
Bathurst Australian Breastfeeding Association Group will meet from 10.30am-noon at Hope Bathurst, Gilmour Street, near the Trinity Heights shops. Call Margie, 6337 2667, or Sam, 6337 1514.
Mental Health Carers’ Group will meet in the Neighbourhood Centre at 96 Russell Street at 7pm. Call Christine, 6367 9292, or Clare, 6331 4826, or visit www.bmhc.org.au
Saturday, March 18
Collectors and Antique Arms Show will be held at the Bathurst Showground on Saturday and Sunday. It will be open on Saturday from 9am-4.30pm and on Sunday from 9am-3.30pm. Admission is $10 for adults and $18 for families (two adults and children under 16). There will be a wide variety of displays and collectables, antiques and modern firearms.
Bathurst Family History Group will meet in the Bathurst Library Meeting Room at 2pm for a general meeting, to be followed by guest speakers Dr Perry MacIntyre and Leonie Blair. They will be talking about the Irish Famine orphan girls who came to Bathurst from 1848-1850.
Harmony Day will be celebrated at a free event in the Bathurst Library and Art Gallery forecourt from 10am-noon. It will include performances from the Bathurst Drumming Group, the Sounds Live Choir, Isabella Jacobson, Liz Talbot and Emily Geerkins and Katelyn Witherspoon. There will be kids’ activities as well.
Sunday, March 19
History Mystery Tour from 1pm-4pm. Meet at Bathurst Courthouse. Bookings essential. Call Bathurst Visitor Information Centre on 6332 1444.
The Scots School Highland Gathering will be held from 10am-4pm. Call 6331 2766.
Saint Joan, captured by National Theatre Live, will be shown at Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre at 2pm. Bookings: 6333 6161.