WHAT’S ON IN THE HILLS TO HAWKESBURY AREA
Saturday 13th October 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
Sunday 14th October 2018 Lion's Club Octoberfest and Family Fair
The Lions Club of Winston Hills (Inc). Proudly presents the 25 th Annual Octoberfest and Family Fair. A Great Variety of Stalls. There’s something for all the family to enjoy.
9am to 4pm Winston Hills Lions Park (Corner Churchill Drive and Willmott Avenue)
Sunday 14th October Introduction to Beekeeping
Honey bees are in decline the world over, having your own hive on your property will not only provide you with delicious honey but ensure you play your part in helping to maintain natural pollination, local food security and global bio-diversity.
9am - 5pm at Bandusia Country Retreat 1056 Upper Macdonald Rd Upper MacDonald (St Albans)
Call (02) 4568 2036
Monday 15th October Get Online Week
Be Connected, join our Get Online Week events and begin your digital journey to get online with a variety of topics on offer and #try1thing.
9:30am - 11:30am at Castle Hill Library , 14 Pennant Street, Castle Hill 2154
Wednesday 17th October Networking for Growth
Discovering how to tap into the power of real business relationships and helps you to find the most enjoyable and rewarding way to navigate the networks you want to be in. 9:30am - 11:30am at The Hills Shire Council, 3 Columbia Court, Baulkham Hills 2153 Call 02 9762 1108
Baulkham Hills Book Club
Looking for a fun, light, book club? Come along and join Baulkham Hills Library’s newest book club on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
10pm at Baulkham Hills Library, 1 Railway Street, Baulkham Hills 2153
Call 9761 5735
Introductions with Impact Workshop
Have you ever been at a BBQ, dinner party or networking event and been asked the question “So, what do you do?” 12pm - 2pm at Hills Shire Council 3 Columbia Ct Baulkham Hills NSW 2153 Visit www.sydneyhillsbusiness.com.au
Performance, Productivity and People
When, why and how to hire team or outsource tasks? Engaging additional skills, knowledge or capacity in your business can be a risk or a reward depending how, why and when you do it. 3pm - 5pm at Hills Shire Council 3 Columbia Ct Baulkham Hills NSW 2153 Visit www.sydneyhillsbusiness.com.au
Thursday 18th October Novels at Night - Castle Hill Book Club
Castle Hill Library's newest book club! Join an informal group who will gather every 3rd Thursday of the month to discuss their latest read. Discover new authors and new friends in the comfortable surrounds of the library. All welcome.
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Castle Hill Library, 14 Pennant Street, Castle Hill 2154
Call 9761 4510
Friday 19th Sunday 21st October Galston Open Gardens
The Galston Garden Club will be opening nine outstanding gardens in the Dural, Galston and Kenthurst area with all proceeds being distributed to a wide range of charities.
9:30am - 4:30pm at Private gardens in the Galston area, Galston 2159
Friday 19th October Get Crafty - Vinegar Hill
If you’re interested in anything craft related, beginner or expert, come and meet people with similar interests. You could learn or teach someone a new craft such as needlepoint, quilting or knitting. Every first and third Friday of the month (School terms only).
10:30am - 12:30pm at Vinegar Hill Memorial Library, 29 Main Street, Rouse Hill 2155
Friday 19th October
Free Bushwalks Program Night Walk Scaly Bark Creek
Experience the sights and sounds of the bush after dark. This walk is along a creek valley where the swamp mahoganies provide ideal habitat for yellow bellied gliders. Sugar gliders and wallabies can be heard and sometimes seen.
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Scaly Bark Creek, Walk, Kenthurst 2156
Call 0407 456 577
Saturday 20th October Spring Rose Show
Presented by Sydney Regional Rose Society of N.S.W. 100’s of rose blooms on show. Talk to the experts and find out about growing rosesLimited space? Then grow roses in pots.
11am – 4pm at Dural Country Club 662a Old northern RdDural
Call 0414 872335
Song Festival At The Hills 2018 - Singing Competition & Mini Concert
Women Compassion Inc. is presenting a Song Festival at the Hills for family and community togetherness through Music. An encouragement to boys and girls from 9 to 15 years old and young adults from 16 years old who are interested in singing. This will empower our future generation to thrive in a singing competition, be rewarded by their confidence and enjoy their talent. 9am - 3pm at Harvey Lowe Pavillion, Castle Hill Showground, Castle Hill 2154 Visit www.womencompassion.com
Monday 22nd October Oppositional Defiance Disorder (ODD ) Help for Parents
Richmond Community Service Inc. in partnership with Windsor Professional Centre are pleased to offer a FREE workshop for parents/primary carers of children 0-12years with FREE childcare.
9:30am - 1pm at Richmond Neighbourhood Centre, 20 West Market Street, Richmond
Call 02 4588 3555
Wednesday 24th October Let's Talk About Wills and Power of Attorney
Need advice about making your will? Want to know more about power of attorney and enduring guardianship? Come along and learn more about planning your future with a local solicitor. Suitable for adults.
10:30am - 11:30am at Baulkham Hills Library , Railway Street, Baulkham Hills 2153
Thursday 25th October Living Sustainably Walks & Workshops - Birds of a Feather
Birds of a feather do flock together and they can be recognised not just by their feathers but in a number of ways. Learn more about native birds and how to capture their diversity through photography.
10am - 11:30am at The Hills Shire Council Community Environment Centre, Currie Avenue, Annangrove Park, Annangrove 2156
Call 02 9843 0555
Friday 26th October Be Retirement ReadyUnderstanding Superannuation
Be retirement ready with this 2 hour seminar - Understanding Superannuation. Learn how superannuation works, who can contribute, accumulations and options within superfunds and accessing your super. Suitable for adults 55 years and older.
10am - 12pm at Castle Hill Library , 14 Pennant Street, Castle Hill 2154
Friday 26th Saturday 27th October Keep the Home Fires Burning A WWI Concert
Operantics brings their popular wartime concert to the Hills in the weeks leading up to Remembrance Day. Be transported by our nostalgic program of popular songs from the period and stunning pieces inspired by the Great War and beyond, performed by the next generation of Australian operatic stars.
3:30 pm - 10pm at The Pioneer Theatre, Cnr Pennant & Castle St, Castle Hill 2154 Visit www.thehills.nsw.gov.au