Cooloola Voices

LEARN to sing a cappella - that's voices only. Cooloola Voices A Cappella Choir sings every Tuesday evening in Gympie. Email Andrew or phone 5474 1498 for details.

Alcoholics Anonymous

GYMPIE: Salvation Army, Stumm Rd, Southside at 9.30am. Inquiries 54836404 or 0488189289. COOLOOLA Cove: Vietnam Veterans Hall, Nautilus Dr, 7pm. Contact 5488 0972.

U3A Tuesday classes

CREATIVE Writing: 1st and 3rd Tuesday, 10am-noon. Gympie Community Place. Inquiries Caroline 5483 3849.

Memoir Writing: Every Tuesday, 8.50-9.50am, Skilled Centred in Mary St. Contact Natalie 0481 526 932.

French: Every Tuesday, 1.30-2.30pm. Skill Centred, Mary St. Inquiries John 5486 7906.

Drawing: Every Tuesday 10-11am, Skill Centred in Mary Street. Contact Susan 5482 8648.

Beginners Laptops: Every Tuesday, 2-3pm, Gympie Community Place. Contact Susan 5482 8648.

Retro Juke Box Singers: Every Tuesday 11.10am-12.30pm, Skill Centred, Mary St. Contact Coralie 5486 1180.Gympie Mahjong Group

THE Gympie Mahjong Group meets weekly at the Gympie RSL in Mary St on Tuesday (exclusing public holidays) from 10am until 3pm.

The group teaches beginners how to play according to the rules of Western Mahjong.

For more information, contact Judy on 5482 4767.


Spinners and Weavers

GYMPIE Spinners and Weavers meets 6.30-9.30pm at the Landcare offices, Groves Rd, Gympie. Experienced and beginner fibre artists welcome for spinning, weaving, felting, knitting, crocheting. Inquiries ph Connie 0407155904.

Little Haven garage sales

EVERY Wednesday, 8am-noon, Chapple St shed (opposite MVHR workshop). Sheds are open for sales and to receive pre-loved items. Good range of furniture at reasonable prices. Delivery can be arranged. Cost negotiated. Proceeds to Little Haven Palliative Care. Inquiries 5482 9091.

Trivia night

HOSTED by DJ Roly at the Gympie RSL to raise money for Camp Quality. Lots of prizes to be won between 7-9pm. Registration fee $5. Inquiries Michael 0407 588 835.

Gamblers Anonymous

TODAY, from 4pm, Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Rd. (cnr Stanley St). Parking at rear. Inquiries Steve 54862086 or 0404 050 646. Maureen on 0419 221 527.

Health checks

CLINIC 87 visits Gympie today to provide free sexual health checks for men and women. Drop in to Gympie General Hospital, 10am-2pm, or phone 54705244 for an appointment.

Gympie Gem Club

MAKE your own silver jewellery; cut and polish stones; faceting of gem stones and silvercasting. Visitors and new members welcome. Club house, cnr Bruce Hwy and Monkland St, is open 9am-3pm and 6.30-9.30pm. Inquiries 5484 0080 or 5482 4680.

U3A classes


COMPUTERS: Every Wednesday, Gympie Community Place. Every Wednesday. Beginners iPad 9-10.15am, internmediate iPad 10.15am-noon. Laptops 10.45am-noon.

Shared-Help Computers: Every Wednesday, Gunabul Homestead, 10.45am-noon. Contact Sandra 5486 5673.


Pensioners hoy

GYMPIE Pensioners are holding a hoy afternoon, 12.30pm, Senior Citizens Centre, Mellor St, Gympie. Cards, hoy, raffles and afternoon tea. All welcome. Inquiries Maureen 5482 6738.

Older Women's Network

MEETS at St Peter's Anglican Hall, Lady Mary Terrace, Gympie, 9.15am. Come along and enjoy making cards. Inquiries Lee 5483 1415 or Helen 5483 5181.

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