WHAT’S ON IN THE HILLS TO HAWKESBURY AREA
Monday 3rd September Employability Workshop
This Employment Workshop will give attendees skills and tools to better equip them with their job search. This workshop will look to cover resumes, interview skills and job search skills. 10am - 1pm at Rex Money Room, Vinegar Hill Library, 29 Main Street, Rouse Hill 2155 Call 1300 422 454.
Show off your best dance moves at The Seniors Dance event. The dance event is for older people with a passion in new vogue, ballroom or line dancing. This social event encourages people to be engaged and active as they age.
11am - 4pm at Harvey Lowe Pavilion - Castle Hill Showground, Showground Road, Castle Hill 2154
Call 1300 365 248
Wednesday 5th September Stay Healthy and Active Presentation
Join us during health month and be encouraged to keep active, independent, stay well and improve balance and strength.
12:30pm - 1:15pm at Castle Hill Library, Cnr Pennant & Castle St, Castle Hill 2154 Call 9843 0555
Thursday 6th September Smart Strategies for Succession Planning
This workshop is designed to help business owners become aware that exiting their business successfully requires approximately 5 years planning. 10am - 11:30am at Hills Shire Council, 3 Columbia Court, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153 Visit www.sydneyhillsbusiness.com.au
Keeping Safe Community Program
Blue Datto’s Keeping Safe Program is an interactive education workshop that empowers young people to make smarter, safer decisions on our roads 5:00pm - 8:00pm at Edwards Purser Room - Vinegar Hill Memorial Community Centre, Rouse Hill Town Centre, Rouse Hill 2155 Visit bluedatto.org.au
Friday 7th September
Be Retirement Ready Understanding Your Pension
Be retirement ready - Learn about pension choices and their consequences, how to make the most of your pension, Centrelink assessment issues and your rights and obligations when it comes to your pension.
10am - 12pm at Castle Hills Library, Cnr Pennant & Castle St, Castle Hill 2154 Call 9843 0555
Spring Blossom Walk
September is biodiversity month. Join a walk that celebrates the great diversity of species within the Hills Shire but also highlights the large number of threatened species living within its boundaries. 10am - 12pm at Fred Caterson Reserve, Showground & Gilbert Roads, Castle Hill 2154
Call 9843 0555
Charismatic Sounds of Young Musicians
Prepare yourself to be immersed, excited and inspired as The Sydney Contemporary Orchestra - Youth Symphony take to the stage and performs renowned orchestral hits. 7:30pm - 9pm at Baulkham Hills High School - TLC Theatre, 419A Windsor Rd, Baulkham Hills 2153
Call 0427 347 989
Saturday 8th September The Hawkesbury Harvest Farmers & Fine Food Markets
The Hawkesbury Harvest Farmers and Fine Food Markets run on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month.
8am - 12pm at Castle Hill Showground, Off Showground Road, Castle Hill 2154 Call 0406 237 877
Warrah Spring Fair
Join us for a day of food, fun and entertainment at the Warrah Spring Fair! The fun-filled family day will feature entertainment, boutique markets, fresh organic produce including an organic BBQ, international food, white elephant stall and recycled fashion, art and craft exhibition and more!
10am - 3pm at Warrah Special School, 20 Harris Road, Dural 2158
Call 02 9651 2411
Saturday 8th - 9th Sunday September
Volunteer Training - Youth Mental Health First Aid
MHFA courses teach mental health first aid strategies to members of the public. Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person who is developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of a mental health problem, or in a mental health crisis.
9am - 4:30pm at The Hills Shire Council, 3 Columbia Court, Baulkham Hills 2153 Call 9843 0555
Tantilise your tastebuds at The Sydney Hills’ renowned food truck festival, Park Feast. With more than 20 food trucks to choose from along with amusement rides, live music and so much more, your bellies and your sense of adventure will surely be satisfied.
12:pm - 9pm at Bella Vista Farm, cnr Elizabeth Macarthur Drive and Norwest Boulevard, Bella Vista 2155
Sunday 9th September Kenthurst Fair
The Kenthurst Fair is regarded as one of the best events of its kind in the northwest and this year's Fair promises to be bigger and better than ever.
9am - 3pm at John Benyon Rotary Park, 135 Kenthurst Rd, Kenthurst 2156
Call 0418 277 409
Wednesday 12th September
Reducing Energy Bills Workshop
Learn how to understand energy bills, how to monitor household energy usage and reduce energy costs. Feel free to bring along your energy bills!
10:30am - 12pm at Baulkham Hills Library , Railway Street, Baulkham Hills 2153 Visit www.thehills.nsw.gov.au
Computer Pals for Seniors the Hills Open Day
Join a free question and answer session on anything to do with internet, computers, tablets and smartphones. Information will also be provided on the many courses Computer Pals for Seniors offers all seniors and retirees.
10am - 12:30pm at Harvey Lowe Pavilion - Castle Hill Showground, Showground Road, Castle Hill 2154
Call 02 9899 9131
Thursday 13th September Organic Gardening Workshop
Spring is a great time for planting. Advice provided for the preparation of your garden bed to maximise your harvest.
10am - 1pm at The Hills Shire Council Community Environment Centre, Currie Avenue, Annangrove Park, Annangrove 2156
Call 9843 0555
Friday 14th, Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th September The Art of Bonsai
This year’s Bonsai Exhibition has something for everyone and includes a great display and well-stocked bonsai market.
10am - 5pm at Harvey Lowe Pavilion Castle Hill Showground, Showground Road, Castle Hill 2154
Friday 14th September Bushwalks Program - Night Walk - Smalls Creek
Experience the sights and sounds of the bush after dark along one of Kellyville’s bushland corridors. Gliders and possums live in this valley and we may be lucky enough to see some on this walk.
6:30pm - 8:30pm at Smalls Creek, Exact meeting place will be advised at the time of booking, Kellyville 2155
Call 0407 456 577
Celebrating Women In The Hills Expo
Celebrate successful local women at the Soroptimist International of the Hills Women In The Hills Expo and Cocktail Party.
7:30pm - 9:30pm at Thompson Hall, Balcombe Heights Estate, 90-92 Seven Hills Road, Baulkham Hills 2153
Tax Help 2018 - Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
If you earn around $60,000 or less, then you could be eligible for help from Australian Tax Office volunteers who will provide free advice and help with basic tax returns. Suitable for working adults and retirees.
2pm - 6pm at Vinegar Hill Memorial Library, 29 Main Street, Rouse Hill 2155