Tuesday, April 16
School holiday activity: Unicorns and Dragons with Fiona Howle from 10.30am at Bathurst Library. Cost: $10 per child. For ages three to six. Call 6333 6281.
School holiday activity: Learn The Ropes at 1.30pm at Bathurst Art Gallery. Fiona will teach you useful knots, weaving and macrame techniques using baling twine and strapping. For ages six to 17 years. Cost: $10 per child. Call 6333 6555.
Bathurst District Prostate Cancer Support Group will meet at Daffodil Cottage at Bathurst Base Hospital at 4pm for afternoon tea and 5pm for a speaker. Contact Daffodil Cottage, 6330 5347.
Bathurst Handweavers and Spinners Guild will meet at the Bathurst Girl Guide Hall, on the corner of Charlotte and lower William streets, at 10am. Call Marcia, 6331 8596.
Bathurst Seymour Centre Carers Support Group meets on the third Tuesday at 3/55 Seymour Street. Call 6332 1449.
BBQ Bonanza, a free event featuring a barbecue, arts corner, activities, sports corner, local music, games and prizes, will be held at Veritas House from noon-2pm. Visit www.bathurst.nsw.gov.au/youth.
Wednesday, April 17
School holiday activity: Upcycled Cloth Canvas with Fiona from 10.30am at Bathurst Art Gallery. Cost: $10 per person. Bookings essential. Call 6333 6555. For ages six to 17 years.
The Macquarie Care Centre Auxiliary always welcomes new members at its meetings. Join the members for afternoon tea after the meetings, which are held the third Wednesday of each month at 2pm in the St Vincent's Function Room, Gormans Hill Road.
Neighbourhood Centre Knit-In will be held at 96 Russell Street from 1.30-3.30pm.
Bathurst Base Hospital Auxiliary will meet in the heritage building at Bathurst Base Hospital at 2pm. Call 6332 9652.
Journalist and author Sophie Hansen will talk at an event on Monday, April 29 at 6pm at Books Plus. She will give a demonstration and speak about her new book, A Basket By The Door, which is full of recipes for comforting gifts and joyful gatherings. Tickets are $10. Bookings are essential on 6331 5994 or admin@ booksplus.com.au.