IPSWICH: St Paul’s Anglican Church Choir rehearsal, 10.15am in the hall. New members are always welcome. Phone 0417 407 955.
KALBAR: Dances to be held on the second Sunday of each month at the Kalbar School of Arts. Phone 5463 8191.
LEICHHARDT: West Moreton Country Music Club meet at the Ipswich Sports Club, Samford Rd, Leichhardt, every third Sunday of the month. Event starts 1pm. Phone Trish Morgan on 0434 114 656.
IPSWICH: Ipswich Veterans Tennis Association plays Sundays on IDJTA courts, Queens Park. Phone 5464 3990 or 3288 4571.
BLACKSTONE: United Welsh Church holds Sunday School at 10am every Sunday, 6 Thomas St, Blackstone. Phone 3282 4708.
BOOVAL: Coal City Country Music at Banjos, Level 2, Bell St Ipswich. Meets on the first Sunday of the month, except January. Starts 12.30-4.30pm BYO lunch. Phone Cath Davis (secretary)
0401 387 525 and Tony Slater (president) on 0412 134 356.
IPSWICH: Ipswich Bushwalkers hosts outings most Sundays, phone 3282 5534 or www.ipswichbushwalkers.bwq.org.au.
GRANDCHESTER: Country Music Heritage Association monthly social, Community Hall, School Rd, fourth Sunday of month at noon. Walk-up artists and visitors welcome. 3282 9785, 0439 788 778 or www.countrymusicheritage.org.
IPSWICH: City Masters Swimming Club, Ipswich Grammar School pool, 8.30-10.30am. Phone
0408 818 943.
ROSEWOOD: Country Music Revival social, Royal George Hotel, second Sunday, 12.30-5pm, $5 includes afternoon tea. New performers welcome. 5464 2109.
BOOVAL: She Riff loud and proud, free music program for girls and women. On the first and third Sunday’s of the month at Tone Town Music, Brisbane St, Booval. Email sheisriff[email protected]
NORTH IPSWICH: Dance at North Ipswich Bowls Club on the third Sunday of the month from 6-9.30pm. The cost is $8 and bring a plate for everyone to share for supper. Phone 0431 939 203. Monday IPSWICH: City Masters Swimming Club, Ipswich Grammar School pool, Monday to Thursday, 6-7pm. Phone 0408 818 943.
IPSWICH: Tai Chi for Health at the Humanities Building, 56 South St, Ipswich. Advanced classes at 1pm. Beginners at 2pm. Cost is $3. Phone Irene 0497 808 402.
EBBW VALE: Ipswich Redbank Goodna Lions Club meet on the second and fourth Mondays at Lions House, 45 Grenadier Circle, Ebbw Vale. The meeting on the
second Monday of the month is a board meeting while the meeting on the fourth Monday is a dinner and fellowship meeting. Log onto www.irglions.com.au.
IPSWICH: The Red Shield Cafe is open every Monday morning, 8.30-10.30am at 62 South St, Ipswich. Cost is 20 cents per person and the cafe serves only coffee, tea and toast.
IPSWICH: The new Ipswich Friendly Group meets at the Masonic Lodge Hall, Roderick St, Ipswich, on the fourth Monday of the month at 9am. Phone Val on 3282 2186.
IPSWICH: Members from the Morning Talkers Toastmasters meet at the Humanities Centre from 10.30-12.30pm. Phone 3812 3031 for more information.
GOODNA: Need to exercise? Like walking and meeting new people? Join the Heart Foundation walking group in Goodna every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6pm, Warren Park carpark on Church St, Goodna. Visit www.heartfoundation.org.au/walking. For more information, phone the Ipswich City Council on 3810 6666.
GAILES: Kidz Biz – after-school activities for primary school kids. Mondays during school terms, 3.30–5pm at Gailes Community House, 30 Karina St. Phone Bek on 3879 3004 or email fami[email protected]scommunityhouse.com.au to book in. No cost. SPRINGFIELD LAKES: Springfield Lakes Girl Guides meet at the Camira Community Hall, Bruce Ln, Mondays from 5.15–7pm. Email springfieldlakesgirl[email protected]mail.com or phone
0425 786 522. EAST IPSWICH: Probus Ipswich East combined club invites retirees over 55 to join them for fellowship, friendship and fun. Meetings are held on the second Monday of the month at United Service Club. Phone 0432 900 330 or ipswicheastprobus[email protected]
IPSWICH: Women’s wake-up brisk walk. Meet at Bob Gamble Park, King Edward Pde, East Ipswich, at 6am every Monday (except December). All women welcome. Get active and meet new friends. Foxxy 3202 3108.
IPSWICH: Build confidence in public/impromptu speaking. Morning Talkers, only daytime Toastmasters club in Ipswich, meets
first and third Monday of the month, 10.15am-12.30pm. Upper floor, Humanities Building, South St. 0422 410 533.
IPSWICH: Ipswich City Contract Bridge Club meets 6.45pm at South St. 3281 4072.
SILKSTONE: Sew Happy Lace Makers meeting Mondays 5-7pm and again on Tuesdays from 1-3pm at 103 Glebe Rd. 3812 4055.
KALBAR: Scrabble group meets Mondays at 9am at Kalbar Civic Centre, George St. All ages welcome. Bev 5463 8085 or 0408 924 625. NORTH IPSWICH: Bremer River Day Club meets every Monday 9.30am-1.30pm. Fun, outings, friendship, CSI Club Services Ipswich. Joan 0457 126 715.
IPSWICH: Monday to Friday, 9am-2pm, Ipswich Lutheran Bargain Centre, pre-loved clothing. 5 West St, Ipswich. 3282 5817.
BOOVAL: Weekly OT/NV dance classes from 9am-noon at the Trinity Uniting Church Hall for just $6. Bruce Scott 3281 4288.
IPSWICH: Learn OT/NV dancing, 7.30pm, St John’s Lutheran Church Hall. 3282 6732.
IPSWICH: Square dancing every Monday from 1–3pm, annexe Humanities Building, South St. 3282 8644.
EAST IPSWICH: The Lions Club of Ipswich meets first Monday of each month at United Sports Club, Joyce St, at 6.30pm for 7pm start. Bob 3424 5773.
IPSWICH: St Paul’s Variety Markets for quality used clothing, (Monday-Friday) 9am-2pm, Saturday 9am-noon. Entry Limestone St. 3812 3199.
IPSWICH: Free learn to speak and read English classes by fully trained tutors. Numeracy also available. 9am-1pm (Monday- Thursday) at Harvest Rain Christian Care, 150 Brisbane St. 3812 0109.
NORTH IPSWICH: The Gift Tree, 81 Downs St. Supporting Ipswich Hospice, HeartKids, Black Bird. 0437 110 789. LEICHHARDT: Little Miners Playgroup 9.30-11.30am, One Mile Community Centre, 1 Denman St. Vacancies 0-5 years. Playgroup Queensland (toll free) 1800 171 882.
IPSWICH: Ipswich City Bridge Club contract bridge, 6.45pm, South St club. Gary Smith. 3281 4072 or 0411 876 668.
IPSWICH: IDA Singers meet 11.30am. Come along and learn to sing or sing better and make new friends. Phone Michelle 0409 578 521.
BOOVAL: 50 Years and Over Club meets at the Masonic Hall in Booval, with regular events and functions. Phone Philip Johnson 3281 9931 for more details.
IPSWICH: Probus Club of Ipswich, 9.45am second Monday monthly, North Ipswich Bowls Club. Phone Gary 3281 9368.
BOOVAL: Learn to Rock n Roll, Rockabilly, 4 step, 8 step and some partner dances. Monday 7.30-9.30pm. every Monday night except the third Monday of the month at Swifts Sports Club. Just Rock Ipswich. 0402 458 966.
IPSWICH: Ipswich Arthritis Support Group offers Tai Chi for health, Humanities Building, Monday April 24, 1-3pm. Phone Roslyn
0419 719 879.
FUN FOR KIDS: There are many gymnastics and fitness groups for kids to join in the region.