■ INVITATION TO JOIN: Maryborough City Ladies Probus Club promotes fun in retirement. Meets held on second Thursday each month at Cricket Club, Ariadne St from 9.30am with morning tea and guest speakers. Visitors welcome. Phone Robin Coyne on
0407 632 678
■ JAM SESSIONS FOR CHARITY sponsored by Children’s Charity Riders are held first Saturday of the month at the Royal Hotel, Tiaro 2 to 6pm; last Sunday of month at Gunalda Hotel 2 to 6pm and third Sunday at the Central Hotel 2 to 8pm. Raffles with proceeds to Maryborough Special School. PA’s and guitar amp provided. Phone 4129 2076.
■ JUSTICE OF THE PEACE available at Station Square on Thursdays 3.30-7pm, Fridays 1.30-5pm and Saturdays 9am-noon (under the JPs in the Community program) and the Maryborough Court House Monday to Friday 9am-4pm. Any JPs interested in the program are invited to phone Richard Jackson 4129 7311. (holidays at xmas)
■ SPINNERS and WEAVERS meet Friday 9am to noon at Bottlebrush Crafts, 30 Ferry St. Phone Pam 4122 1383.
■ TINANA PLAYGROUP meets every Tuesday 9.30 to 11.30am at the Tinana Dance Hall, Gympie Rd during school term. Phone Kirsty 4123 0181 and visit www.playgroupaustralia.com.au/qld.
■ WIDE BAY HOSPITALS MUSEUM open every Thursday from 9am to noon, cnr Yaralla and Walker Sts. Displays and exhibits of region’s hospital history. Phone Dell York
4128 3991, or 4122 4332.
■ APSL Hervey Bay will offer a class every Tuesday at 10am for meditation and relaxation. Cost will be $3 and this will also include a cuppa after. The class will run for approximately an hour. We hope many persons in the community will benefit from this new class and take the opportunity to participate. Hervey Bay APSL (Australian Pensioner and Superannuants League) is located at 61 Hunter St, the club hall is at the rear of these premises. We are an active, social and very friendly Club and welcome new members. Enquiries phone 4124 8532 Mon-Friday, 9am-3pm.
■ ARE YOU RIDING the emotional and painful roller coaster of infertility? I want to start a support group, an informal get together over coffee or a wine just to share the experience. You are not alone believe me. Call Lee 0467 445 873 to find out more about a place to meet and a date.
■ 2ND MARYBOROUGH GIRLS’ BRIGADE CADET GROUP for girls Prep to Year 2 held at Wesley Auditorium, Uniting Church, 21 Sussex St meets on Tuesdays 4 to 5.30pm. Interest filled program offering social, physical, educational fun activities in a Christian environment. Phone Nalda Brett 4121 3529, 0407 628 072.
■ RHYTHM and RHYME is an interactive programme of fun and learning for parents/carers and their children from birth to prep which is run by the Uniting Church in Wesley Auditorium, Sussex St, Maryborough from 9.30 to 11am each Friday during school terms. Morning tea is provided. The programme recommenced on Friday October 6 and new participants are welcome. Further information phone
4121 3204 between 9am and noon.
■ 2ND MARYBOROUGH GIRLS’ BRIGADE UPPER SECTION for girls Years 3-12 held at Wesley Auditorium, Uniting Church, 21 Sussex St meets on Tuesdays 6.30 to 8.30pm. Wide range of fun activities in a Christian environment. Phone Leanne Enahelmaier 4123 3293,
0447 329 322.
■ AUSTRALIAN HEARING FREE 10-minute Pensioner/Dept of Veteran Affairs hearing check. Bookings phone 4120 8300, Shop 2, Comet Place, Lennox St, Maryborough.
■ MAAROOM CRAFT GROUP held every Tuesday morning at 9am in the Maaroom Community Hall, Granville Rd, Maaroom. Come along for craft, friendship and support. Everyone welcome. Phone
Sue 4129 8538.
■ MARYBOROUGH CALEDONIAN PIPE BAND is seeking experienced pipers and drummers and anyone interested in learning bagpipes and drums. Tuition is free. Practice is every Tuesday night at the Maryborough Scottish Community Hall at the airport. If interested phone Mick Aiton 0401 489 618.
■ MARYBOROUGH FREEMASONRY 538 Kent St: one of the world’s oldest and largest fraternal organisations for men. Want to know more? Phone
4121 7334 or visit maryboroughfreemasons.com.
■ YOGA CLASSES Day and evening classes for beginners and ongoing students. Suncorp Metway Building, Adelaide St. Phone 4121 3656.
REMEMBRANCE DAY 2017: In Hervey Bay, the crowd builds before the service.