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wed.12 SHOW­GROUND MAR­KET

Pen­rith’s Show­ground Mar­ket fea­tures up to 300 stalls sell­ing plants, fruit and veg­eta­bles. Where: Sta­tion St, Pen­rith When: 8.30am-1.30pm Cost: Free De­tails: 4721 0509

CHIL­DREN STORYTIME

Bring your lit­tle ones to Mul­ti­cul­tural Storytime at Our Li­brary @ The Mount Druitt Hub. Let them ex­plore other cul­tures through sto­ries, song and craft ac­tiv­i­ties. Where: Ayres Grove, Mt Druitt When: 10.30am Cost: Free De­tails: www.li­braries.black­town.nsw.gov.au

BRING IT ON

Test your gam­ing skills in this fun and friendly monthly tour­na­ment. Open to all stu­dents. Where: Our Li­brary @ The Mount Druitt, Ayres Grove, Mt Druitt When: 3.30-5pm Cost: Free De­tails: www.li­braries.black­town.nsw.gov.au

LEARN LINE DANC­ING

Teacher Nigel Mooney will take you through your paces ev­ery Wed­nes­day night. The night starts with the be­gin­ners and fol­lowed by the in­ter­me­di­ate dancers. Where: Pen­rith Panthers, 123 Mul­goa Rd, Pen­rith When: 6-9pm Cost: $5 M, $10 V De­tails: Pen­rith.panthers.com.au

thur.13 EX­CITE­MENT ON TRACK

Pen­rith Pace­way brings the ex­cite­ment of har­ness rac­ing to the west ev­ery Thurs­day. Grab a meal at the bistro be­fore rac­ing starts. Where: 141-7 Sta­tion Rd, Pen­rith When: From 6pm De­tails: 4721 2375

fri.14 RODNEY RUDE SHOW

This 18+ no holds barred show fea­tures standup comic Rodney Rude (pic­tured left) at his best. He’s loud and funny and al­ways po­lit­i­cally in­cor­rect. Where: Rooty Hill RSL, Sher­brooke Rd, Rooty Hill When: 8pm Cost: $61.50 De­tails: rooty­hillrsl.com.au

PRO WRESTLING

Come along to a fam­ily ac­tion-packed IWA Pro Wrestling live show. It’s body slam­ming, bone crunch­ing non-stop sports ac­tion. Where: Pen­rith Panthers, Mul­goa Rd, Pen­rith When: 8pm Cost: From $19.05 De­tails: Pen­rith.panthers.com.au

sat.15 HAPPY BIRTH­DAY

East­ern Creek Pub­lic School is cel­e­brat­ing its 150th birth­day with a com­mu­nity fete. There’ll be more than 35 stalls to browse, vin­tage photos, cho­co­late wheel and mega raf­fle. Where: 200 Rooty Hill Rd South, East­ern Creek When: 8.30am-4pm Cost: Free De­tails: 9625 8112

PLANT GIVE­AWAY

Black­town Coun­cil’s “trav­el­ling plant give­away” is head­ing to The Vil­lage Green. There’s a limit of two plants per res­i­den­tial al­lot­ment, with first in first served. Res­i­dents must prove res­i­dency. Where: Camp­bell St, Black­town When: 9am-1pm Cost: Free De­tails: www.black­town.nsw.gov.au

NA­TURE WALK

Join a pho­tog­ra­phy na­ture walk and ex­plore one of the hid­den gems of the Pen­rith re­gion, the Great River Walk just past Pen­rith Weir. When: 10am-noon Book­ings es­sen­tial: 4732 8055 or email pho­to­comp@pen­rithc­ity.nsw.gov.au

DIY WORK­SHOPS

Mt Druitt and St Marys res­i­dents are en­cour­aged to at­tend the free DIY work­shops at Bun­nings Ware­house Minch­in­bury dur­ing Oc­to­ber. This week­end’s projects in­clude deck­ings DIY (adults) and for chil­dren an art class work­shop (to­day) and dress ups (Sun­day). Where: cnr John Hines Ave and Great West­ern High­way, Minch­in­bury When: 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, ring for chil­dren’s times Cost: Free De­tails: 8882 0600

FILM SCREEN­ING

The Film Club is screen­ing Love and Mercy with a re­minder that it’s rated M. It’s the late 1960s and The Beach Boys are pre­par­ing to cap off their chart suc­cess with a con­cert tour of Ja­pan. But creative force Brian Wil­son is los­ing a grip on re­al­ity with his use of drugs. Where: Max Web­ber Li­brary func­tion cen­tre, Flush­combe Rd, Black­town When: 2pm Cost: Free De­tails: 9839 6620

FIRE HEAD­ING OUR WAY

Pop­u­lar New Zealand roots reg­gae band Katchafire are in town with their “Burn It Down” tour. The tour is in hon­our of their vi­brant new song. For 18+. Where: Rooty Hill RSL, Sher­brooke Rd, Rooty Hill When: 8pm Cost: $40 De­tails: rooty­hillrsl.com.au

KINGS AND QUEENS

Kings and Queens A Royal Rock Trib­ute is a 10-piece pro­duc­tion fea­tur­ing dancers and a fe­male sup­port singer. Mark Bow­den captures the en­ergy of four fab­u­lous artists: the one and only Ste­vie Won­der, pranc­ing Mick Jag­ger, mer­cu­rial Elvis and the su­per-tal­ented Fred­die Mer­cury. Where: Pen­rith Panthers, Mul­goa Rd, Pen­rith When: 8pm Cost: From $15.30 (show only) De­tails: pen­rith.panthers.com.au

PI­ANO QUAR­TET

The Aus­tralian Pi­ano Quar­tet’s (be­low) spe­cial per­for­mance will con­clude the 2016 Pi­ano Se­ries. The pro­gram will in­clude com­po­si­tions from Mozart, Brahms and new works by Lach­lan Skip­worth. Where: The Joan, High St, Pen­rith When: 8pm Cost: $50, $45 conc De­tails: the­joan.com.au

sun.16 VIL­LAGE FAIR

The an­nual Kings Langley Vil­lage Fair brings the com­mu­nity to­gether in a fun day of mar­ket stalls, arts and crafts, food and en­ter­tain­ment. Where: Pearce Re­serve, cnr Joseph Banks Drive and Whitby Rd, Kings Langley When: 9am-3.30pm Cost: Free De­tails: 0419 663 466

HOYTS REWIND

This pop­u­lar pro­gram brings clas­sics back to the big screen. This week’s trip down mem­ory lane is The Nev­erend­ing Story. Where: Hoyts Mt Druitt, Carlisle Ave, Mt Druitt When: 7pm Cost: $22 (in­cludes pop­corn and choc top) De­tails: hoyts.com.au/mt­druitt

HOT CHO­CO­LATE

Disco ma­nia is about to hit with two of the big­gest chart top­pers of the ‘70s hit­ting our shores. Hot Cho­co­late and The Real Thing have com­bined cy­clonic forces in a night not to be for­got­ten. Where: Pen­rith Panthers, Mul­goa Rd, Pen­rith When: 8pm Cost: From $73.65 (stand­ing only) De­tails: pen­rith.panthers.com.au

mon.17 SCHOOL PRO­DUC­TION

Pen­rith Chris­tian School presents Oliver!, a pro­duc­tion of the world­wide hit mu­si­cal based on the orig­i­nal Dick­ens’ clas­sic. Where: The Q The­atre, High St, Pen­rith When: To­day 7pm, Tues­day and Wed­nes­day 7.30pm Cost: $35, $20 De­tails: the­joan.com.au

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