HornsbyCricket Association Ku-ring-gai Inc& Hills District Operates- call for informationfrom variousa club locationsin yourin regionarea. Craig Menzies 0488 772 707 firstname.lastname@example.org www.hkhdca.com.au The Lions Club of Berowra Inc A charity service club. Meetings held on third Thursday of the month at 7:00pm for 7:30pm. President Colin Hunter 9456 1121 email@example.com www.berowralions.org.au Rotary Club Of West Pennant Hills & Cherrybrook Inc Meets at Springfield Receptions, 245 Newline Rd, Dural NSW 2158. Meetings are held every Monday night at 6:30pm Jim Simpson 0439 465 725 www.wphcrotary.org 2nd Castle Hill Rovers Youth organisation for males and females 18-26 interested in abseiling, caving, canyoning, bushwalking, hiking, flying, rock climbing, scuba diving, socialising and other adventurous activities. Rover Advisor Todd McDonnell 0409 221 459 firstname.lastname@example.org www.gwsrovers.com.au Zonta Club of Sydney Meetings held 3rd Mon of month 6.00pm. Bookings essential and visitors always welcome. Hills Inc Meets at Hills Lodge Boutique Hotel, Windsor Rd, Castle Hill NSW 2154. President Brenda Bradbery 9484 2700 or 0414 641 408 email@example.com www.zontadistrict24.org Community Fdn of North West Sydney CFNWS is an independent, not for profit, charitable organisation operating since 2007 and run entirely by volunteers. Our Bridging the Gap program works with local service providers to bridge the gap by providing additional assistance to disadvantaged people in the region including sport and recreation assistance, essential equipment and services and No Interest Loans Scheme. Kellyville Community Centre, Wrights Rd, Kellyville NSW 2155. firstname.lastname@example.org www.cfnws.org.au Australian Sikh Association Inc ASA offers Daily Path/Keertan/Scriptual Readings, questions can be asked about Sikh history, culture and beliefs. ASA provides Punjabi language classes, and some music classes. A Resource Centre has been built where services like library, cultural youth activities and Community Forums etc. are offered. 8 Meurants Lne, Glenwood NSW 2768. 0433 580 539 email@example.com www.asainc.org.au Scouts Australia - Greater Western Sydney Region Provide young people with a program that has them and you feeling good, having fun, and developing life skills. Activities for youth aged 6-26 years. Referral to local groups, meeting on various evenings. Tues-Fri 9.00am - 3.30pm. Ph 9639 2488 firstname.lastname@example.org www.greaterwestscouts.com.au Boys’ Brigade NSW Youth activities for 5-18 year olds. Male Only. Boys. NSW Head Office: 896 7247 & 1800 819 704 email@example.com boys.brigadeaustralia.org Sleep Disorders Australia - NSW Provides information and support for people living with sleep disorders, especially sleep apnoea, restless legs syndrome and insomnia. Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 39 Brunette Dr, Castle Hill NSW 2154. 02 9990 3514 firstname.lastname@example.org www.sleepoz.org.au STaR Association The STaR (Special Teaching and Research) Association is a small registered charity established by a group of parents and professionals who believe in the value of inclusive education. STaR provides early intervention support for children up to the age of 6 with disabilities and their families within mainstream childcare centres. Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 5.00 pm. Suite 5, 11 Packard Ave, Castle Hill NSW 2154. Email: email@example.com Web: www.star.org.au. Phone: 8850 1269. Cystic Fibrosis Australia National body comprising member State Associations. Assists member organisations to achieve common objectives by developing national education programs & collecting & distributing information about Cystic Fibrosis at national and international levels. Unit 26, 5 Inglewood Pl, Norwest Business Park, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 1800 635 008. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.cysticfibrosis.org.au. The Hills Community Aid and Information Service Inc Hills Community Aid have Tax Help available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Hills Community Aid, 390 Windsor Road Baulkham Hills or Learning in the Hills, Balcombe Heights Estate 92 Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills ( Turner Building 4 & 5). 390 Windsor Road, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153. To book please rings Hills Community Aid 9639 8620. Learning in the Hills Tutored and social classes range from $35 - $95 per term. For 9639 a 7918copy of or our www.hca.org.au/learning-full program please ring in-the-hills/. Macquarie Towns Garden Club If you love gardening, are passionate about plants, and enjoy the company of other like-minded people, we invite you to join our garden club. We meet on the first Thursday of the month at Windsor. Susan Fennelly 4575 4095 email@example.com www.macquarietownsgardenclub. wordpress.com/ Drum4Fun African influenced drumming classes held fortnightly at Dural Memorial Hall 604 Old Northern Rd Dural Thursdays 7-8.30pm cost $100 for 5 week term $25 casual visit. Term 3 begins 17th July firstname.lastname@example.org mob 0417 141 262 www.drum4fun.com.au Winston Hills Joey Scouts Joey Scouts is for boys and girls 6–8 years. Joeys help to develop leadership and team skills, meet new friends and be creative, imaginative and have fun. Monday nights 6.30–7.30pm. Winston Hills Scout Hall, Edison Parade, Winston Hills. Contact Helen Sara 9862 8482. Email email@example.com. The Family History Group of the Parramatta and District Historical Society New members and visitors are always welcome. Meets on the first Saturday of each month at 1.30pm in the Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, Cnr. Hassall Street & Gregory Place, Parramatta. Phone (02) 9686 3203. Country Womens Association, Kurrajong Meets on 3rd Wednesday of each month, 10am to 12pm at the CWA Hill, 58 Old Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong. Contact Gwenyth Cox 02 4572 1317. Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail Contact: 02 45 677 400 Email: Leanne@mellowcrest.com Web: www.haat.com.au Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Hawkesbury Agricultural Show, horse & cattle shows, show hire facilities. Volunteers accepted. Hawkesbury Showground. Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month 7.30pm-9.00pm at Showground Committee Room. 4577 3591 (BH) firstname.lastname@example.org. www.hawkesburyshow.com.au Hawkesbury Model & Hobby Show Inc Sydney’s only Model and Hobby exhibition is held each year in July at Hawkesbury Showground Clarendon. Contact 0413-306-497. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.hmhs.org.au Castle Hill Senior Citizens Club Inc., All seniors are welcome to be a member of our club. Our activities include: Indoor Bowls, Cards, Rummy-Kub, Darts, Bus tours, BBQ’s and luncheons. Contact Secretary for further information Phone 02 9680 8786. Annangrove Playgroup Playgroup for 0-6 year olds. No weekly fees. Fridays 9-11am within Annangrove Public School. 185 Annangrove Road, Annangrove. Open day Wed 20th Aug, 10-12noon. Contact Annette: 0434 401 077 Arcadian Quilters Arcadian Quilters Inc have been asked to donate another quilt to the “Make a wish Foundation”. It is a lovely quilt with panels titled Tree of Dreams, Tree of Love and Tree of Hope, it is all 100% cotton and machine quilted. The quilt measures 145cm x 152cm and is a perfect size to be used as a topper quilt for a double bed. The Make a wish Foundation will use this quilt for fundraising. Arcadian Quilters meet at the Galston Community and Health Centre on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 9.30. We would welcome visitors to join us for further information please ring Carole (President) on 9894 7749. The Hills Learning Centre Parent Support Group - meets every third Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm. Join us this month on the 17th –Topic: “Coping with challenging behaviours” RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org Contact Mary on (02)8850 0555. Find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/thehillslearningcentre Dural Men’s Shed Woodwork and Metalwork/Welding facilities. Meets at Dural Sport and Leisure Centre corner Pellitt Lane and Kenthurst Rd each Thursday and Saturday from 9am. Enquiries Chris Thomas 0402478498. www.duralmensshed.org Bushrangers Hash House Harriers Our group is one of about 8 clubs in the Sydney district and part of a worldwide organization of Hash House Harriers (google). All newcomers are most welcome. Meet every Monday evening at 6.30pm at a pre determined area in the Hills district, we are a social mixed walking/running group. For more information contact Peter Matthey 0408289562 Hawkesbury Woodcraft Co-operative Ltd New members ladies/gents all ages are welcome to learn or engage in Woodturning, Box Making, Scrollsawing, Marquetry, Model making, Pyrography, etc. Meet every Sat & 3rd Tues at Woodlands Rd, Wilberforce between 10.00am –2.00pm. Contact John Jones 4579 6061 or Ian West4721 8709 Thursday Ladies Tennis Competition in the Hills District Players of all standards are welcome. For more details and contacts please see our website at hillsladiestennis.org Tennis Ladies over 50 needed to play tennis on Tuesday mornings 9.30 – 12.30 at West Pennant Hills Sports Club, New Line Road, West Pennant Hills. Contact Margaret 9484 –7635 or Maureen 9899-5450 The National Seniors Australia Are you over 50? Retired, or thinking about it. If so, take a look at the National Seniors Australia, Hills branch. At each meeting we have a guest speaker participate in lunch after the meeting. Also, weekly lunch locations, monthly trips and tours. Convivial surroundings and friendly people, with similar interests, come along and be made welcome! We meet first Thursday each month at the Baulkham Hills Sports Club, 11 renown road, Baulkham Hills. Time: 9.30am to 11.45 approx. Further detail ph 9899 3940 or 9674 1857. Visit www.hillsnsa.com The Creative Keyboard Club Is looking for anyone interested in music keyboard and/or home organ music participation. We are keen to encourage players to expand their skills or just play and listen. The keyboard Group meets on every third Wednesday at 7.30/8.00 pm. The Organ Group meets every fourth Friday at 8.00 pm. There is a variety of instrument brands to suit most players styles. Everybody is welcome. For any further information call Ray 9659 5250, or Keith 9837 3606. Dural Country Club Lawn bowlers are always welcoming new members. Bowls is great for fitness, fun and friendship. Bowling days are Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday. We offer free coaching to both men and women. 9653 1250 or 9651 4160 Ladies Tennis Club at Crestwood Reserve Looking for new players, Tuesday 930am-1130am. Call Jenny 9624 2236 or 0432 494 132 if you need more details. Pennant Hills Mens Probus Club A Speaker is organised for each month. On the 2nd Friday we organise an outing with our partners and on a 5th Friday we organise a Blokes Only outing. Meet on the 4th Friday of each month at Pennant Hills Bowling Club, Yarrara Road Pennant Hills, commencing at 10am. Contact John Crane 9487 1385 North Rocks Senior Citizens Club Inc Our over 50’s Club offers friendly social activities including carpet bowls, snooker, table tennis, bingo, cards, scrabble and darts. We meet at the Senior Citizens’ Hall, behind the tennis courts in North Rocks Park, corner of North Rocks Road and Farnell Avenue, Carlingford. Weekly activities are on Mondays and Wednesdays 8.15am to 4pm. On the second Saturday of each month Crazy Whist and snooker are held from 1.15pm to 4pm. Morning teas, sausage sizzles and lunches are also held. Call the Secretary on 9980 6813. Red Cross, Castle Hill Branch Meet on the second Friday each month in The Tribute Room, 1st Floor, Castle Hill Library Building from 9.30am – 11am. New members welcome. Call 8850.7056. Hills District Women’s Bowling Club, Jenner Street, Baulkham Hills Welcomes all ladies interested in playing, or learning to play, lawn bowls. FREE coaching is available Tuesday (3.005.00pm) and Saturday morning (9.3011.00am). Social and Club Competition bowls are played each Tuesday from 9.30am. Mixed “mufti” bowls are played Thursday and Sunday mornings and Thursday night. For information about joining the Club or to enquire about FREE coaching please phone The Hills Club on 9639 2733 www.thehillswomensbowls.com.au. Glenwood Men’s Shed Late model woodwork machinery and facilities. Meets at 992 Old Windsor Rd, Glenwood, behind Emmanuel Baptist Church each Saturday from 10am til 4pm. Phone 9629 1656, Taz Zampetides 0409 994 455 or Jim Barrett 0438 701 275. The Hills Trefoil Guild The Hills Trefoil Guild, part of Girl Guides Australia meets third Friday, each month, 10am-12.30, at the Castle Hill Guide Hall, Bounty Ave, Castle Hill. Warm welcome to all women who are prepared to make the Guide promise. Call Evelyn 02 9634 4987 The Hawkesbury Nepean Chapter The Hawkesbury Nepean Chapter of the Fellowship of First Fleeters meet every second Saturday of the month at 11am in the Tebbutt Room adjoining the Hawkesbury Library at 300 George St Windsor. Members do not necessarily have to be descendants of those who arrived aboard the First Fleet at Sydney Cove on 26 January 1788. Members can include spouses, partners and friends of descendants and those interested in Australia History. Call Sharon 0419 434 776. Glenorie Maroota Bioregional Forum This group addresses local environmental and heritage concerns. We meet at 7.30pm on the first Wednesday of each month at the Glenorie Community Hall on Old Northern Road. Please come along to a meeting or email Tessa Corkill at email@example.com Arcadian Quilters Inc meet at the Galston Community and Health Centre the first and third Wednesday of the month at 10.00. We would welcome new members. Contact Carole 9894 7749.