Thursday, December 6
The Lions Club of Bathurst meets on the first and third Thursday each month at 6.30pm for 7pm at the Bathurst RSL Club. Phone Dominic on 0425 800 271.
Celebrate International Volunteers’ Day. Come and find out about volunteering opportunities at Bathurst Seymour Centre from 10am to noon.
Ladies’ Probus Club will meet at the Majellan Club at 136 Keppel Street at 10am. Call Nola, 0428 637 947 or 6331 4719.
Central West Bushwalking Club will meet at the Bathurst Croquet Club in Durham Street at 7.30pm. Call 6331 7791.
Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association Bathurst Branch will meet at Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre at 9.30am for a 10am start. Call Brian, 6331 9151.
Friday, December 7
Central Tablelands Local Land Services will hold a pasture plant identification workshop at the Old School House on Dempsey Street, Peel. RSVP to 0428 435 615 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bathurst Red Cross will meet at the Senior Citizens' Centre at 176 Russell Street at 10am. Call Vivien Cogswell, 6332 4229.
Bathurst Men’s Shed will be open at 140 Havannah Street from 9.30am-2.30pm. Call Ross McCourt, 6337 2536.
Saturday, December 8
Bathurst Showground Family Markets, featuring local seasonal fruit, vegetables and home-made products, will be held at the Bathurst Showground in Kendall Avenue.
Sunday, December 9
This year will be the 40th anniversary of Carols by Candlelight in Bathurst. Bring your blanket and chairs, pack your picnic, and come and celebrate Christmas in Machattie Park from 7pm.
Reduce your environmental footprint and support your community by shopping sustainably and ethically at this year’s Garage Sale at Mount Panorama from 9am to 1pm. Enjoy pre-loved homewares, fashion and furniture, formerly loved books and children’s items. The team from Bunnings Warehouse will be offering free face-painting. Visit www.bathurst.nsw.gov.au.
To mark 50 years of Holden, the National Motor Racing Museum (NMRM) will feature a special exhibition of some classic race-winning Holden race cars. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see the cars that forged the Holden legend at Mount Panorama. The exhibition will run until December. Visit www.nmrm.com.au or call 6332 1872.
Soar and Roar. Depart the National Motor Racing Museum by motorbike and travel to Sydney Motorsport Park to enjoy car displays, food and wine and entertainment. For more information, visit www.soarandroar.com.au.
Raglan Community Music Group will present the Christmas Story and carols at St James’ Church in Christie Street, Raglan at 6.30pm on December 21. All welcome. Contact Vanessa Russell, 0432 371 042.