Thursday, January 10
Arthritis NSW Support Group will meet at the Bathurst RSL from 10am-noon. Call Nelma Brooks, 0431 829 709.
Bathurst Highland Society meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month. Call the secretary, 6337 1283.
Bathurst Bridge Club welcomes new members and beginners with lessons. Five bridge sessions are held each week at the clubhouse in lower Mitre Street. Contact the secretary on 0437 270 618 for more details.
The Summer Reading Program, for children aged zero to 17 years, will run until January 31 at Bathurst Library. Register with the library, then borrow, read, record books that have been read in the logbooks and hand them back in. Register online to learn about more activities at summerreadingclub.org.au
Friday, January 11
Multicultural Women’s Group. Neighbourhood Centre 96 Russell Street at 12noon. Call Isabel 6332 3019 or Hai-Choo 6332 4669.
Tuesday, January 15
The Bathurst Regional Art Gallery school holiday workshops are on again from Tuesday, January 15 to Thursday, January 24.
Tuesday, January 15 from 10:30am-12:30pm Rockface, six-17 years old. Wednesday, January 16 from 1:30pm-3:30pm Wacky Wall Works, eight-13 years old and Friday, January 18 from 10:30am-12:30pm Curious Creatures, 12-17 years old. Tuesday, January 22 from 1.30pm-3.30pm Pompom Animals, six-17 years old and Wednesday, January 23 from 1.30pm-3.30pm Balloon Bouquets, eight-13 years old.
Six workshops led by the gallery’s artist educators have been developed and inspired by the current BRAG exhibition Curiouser and Curiouser. Advanced booking and payment are essential. To book, call BRAG on 6333 6555 or book in person at the gallery front desk.
On Friday 25 January the Citizenship and Awards Ceremony will be held at the BMEC where the community will come together to celebrate our new citizens and recognise notable achievements in our local community. Doors open at 5.30pm with the ceremony commencing at 6pm. Entry is free and the whole community is invited.
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