BIG SCREEN ON THE GREEN What: Grab your picnic rug, set up in the prime spot on the grass, kick back and enjoy the movie Secret Life of Pets. There will be food trucks, games, give-aways and a pop up bar to enjoy. Proceeds raised by donations on the night will go to Sawtell Public School. Where: Sawtell Golf Club. When: Saturday from 5pm to 9pm.
GOORI YOUTH ART AWARD
What: A competition and exhibition giving young artists access to professional artists tuition and supplied materials at workshops designed to foster cultural expression through visual arts and by connecting Goori youth to creative career paths. This is the exhibition opening night and cash prizes will be announced. Where: Open Studio, 2/25 Vernon Street, Coffs Harbour. When: Saturday from 2pm to 5pm.
What: Come along and enjoy the thrill of discovery in an authentic outdoor market bursting at the seams with a great range of local produce, tasty foods, delicious coffee and amazing handmade art and craft. There will be free live music and fun activities for the kids to enjoy. Where: Jetty Foreshores. When: Sunday from 8am to 2pm.
LIVING LIGHTLY – MICROGREENS FOR MICROTHUMBS
What: A workshop for green thumbs presented by horticulturist and gardening entertainer Steve McGrane. He will provide a wealth of kiddy and parent bite sized knowledge with activities for both kids and parents to participate in. The workshop will include how to get kids into the garden and the type of plants you should use, basic explanations of how plants and insects operate and interact, ways we can be kind to plants and animals and the rest of the planet, insect hunting and observation, plant bingo, story-telling and lots of opportunity for questions from kids and parent. Children must be accompanied by an adult and bookings are essential. Where: Coffs Regional Community Garden, Combine Street. When: Sunday from 10am to 11.30am. Visit goo.gl/MrNkro