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WANTED: DEAD OR ALIVE

They may be dead but that doesn’t stop this trib­ute show “bring­ing back’’ Johnny O’Keefe, Elvis, Patsy Cline and Dusty SpringField. Or adding ABBA and Oliva New­ton-John. The night of hit mu­sic is at Pen­rith Pan­thers, Doors open 6.30pm. The din­ner in­cludes a drink pass­port Cost: Tickets are $40 for mem­bers, $50 for vis­i­tors. Show only is $25 for mem­bers or $30 for vis­i­tors De­tails: pen­rith.pan­thers.com.au

WHAT A LOAD OF JUNK

The as­tron­omy night at Pen­rith Ob­ser­va­tory is all about space junk. The evening in­cludes a pre­sen­ta­tion, short 3D movie, tour of the dome area and view­ing of the night sky through a range of tele­scopes. Book­ings es­sen­tial.

The evening runs from 7pm-9pm. Cost: Tickets are $18 for adults, $12 child or con­ces­sion and $50 for fam­i­lies. De­tails: west­ern­syd­ney.edu.au

HU­MAN CON­NEC­TION

Artist Rochelle Sum­mer­field ex­am­ines fe­male ex­pe­ri­ence and the hu­man need for con­nec­tion in her ex­hib­tion at Pen­rith Re­gional Gallery, us­ing clas­sic me­dia such as draw­ing and col­lage; and new tech­nolo­gies in­clud­ing pho­tog­ra­phy and dig­i­tal me­dia. The show runs un­til May 21. Cost: Free De­tails: pen­rithre­gion­al­gallery.org

JAZZ AND SWING

Jazz and swing mu­sic lovers should head to the Pen­rith RSL to catch Bob Gille­spie and Friends in ac­tion. En­joy the mu­sic from 25pm. Cost: Free De­tails: pen­rithrsl.com.au

RUN FOR FUN

Get into your sneak­ers and get ready to race the clock and meet new friends at the friendly Pen­rith Lakes Parkrun. The timed, 5km event kicks off at 8am. Run­ners must be reg­is­tered for their first Parkrun. The run is fun and so­cial and for run­ners of all abil­i­ties. New run­ners are al­ways wel­come. It is at the Syd­ney In­ter­na­tional Re­gatta Cen­tre. There is also an­other Parkrun at the Ne­pean River, which starts at 8am and uses the Jami­son Rd path­way and parts of Tench Re­serve.

Run­ners for this Parkrun meet in the carpark be­hind Out­back Steak­house. Cost: Free De­tails: parkrun.com.au/pen­rith­lakes or parkrun.com.au/ne­pean­river

KARAOKE AND DJ FUN

Daz­zle the crowd with your singing skills at Mary’s Karaoke and DJ night at the Aus­tralian Arms Ho­tel, corner of Law­son and High streets, Pen­rith, from 9pm un­til very late. Cost: Free en­try

MAR­ITIME MU­SEUM

The Ne­pean Naval and Mar­itime Mu­seum is on the banks of the Ne­pean River, next to the Ne­pean Row­ing Club on Bruce Neale Drive. The mu­seum is open ev­ery Satur­day and Sun­day, from 1-3pm.

It’s a great place to visit while en­joy­ing the river walk at the week­end. Cost: Free, but gold coin do­na­tion wel­come

PEN­RITH GAELS

Lenny Duff will en­ter­tain the crowd at the Pen­rith Gaels from 7pm. Cost: Free De­tails: pen­rith­gaels.com.au

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