COMMUNITY NOTICES: What's on in the region
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
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.
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.
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.
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 gemstones 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 54824680.
COMPUTERS: Every Wednesday, Gympie Community Place. Every Wednesday. Beginners iPad 9-10.15am, intermediate iPad 10.15am-noon. Laptops 10.45am-noon.
Shared-Help Computers: Every Wednesday, Gunabul Homestead, 10.45am-noon. Contact Sandra 5486 5673.
Coffee with Friends: Gunabul Homestead from 9.30am, September 30.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
GENERAL meeting, 12.30pm, Senior Citizens Centre, Mellor St. Meeting followed by afternoon tea and drawing of raffles. All welcome. Inquiries Kevin 5482 3041.
Older Women's Network
NO meeting today as members are heading off on a bus trip. Inquiries Lee 5483 1415 or Helen 5483 5181.
Seniors computer club
GYMPIE Seniors Computer Club offers computer lessons every Thursday from 10am. James Nash Arcade (next to Gold Rush office). Inquiries David 5482 7564.
GYMPIE: Room 2, Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Rd (cnr Stanley St), 8pm. Inquiries 5482 4560 or 0428839370.
TIN CAN BAY: Tin Can Bay Library, 6pm. Contact 54880326 or 5486 2073.
AL-ANON Family Group meets 7.30pm for relatives and friends of people with a drinking problem. Share experience, strength and hope to solve common problems. Meeting details, phone 54839052, 54825523 or 0412364979.
GYMPIE and District Prostate Cancer Support Group meets on the last Thursday of the month at 1.30pm at the Victory Hotel, Gympie. The group offers support and awareness to those associated with cancer and those impacted by it. Meet other men diagnosed with prostate cancer, share experiences - you are not alone.
COME and play bingo at the Gympie Junior Rugby League clubhouse to raise funds for Gympie's next crop of league players.
Doors open 8.30am with eyes down from 9.30am.
Games finish about noon.
The Gympie Junior Rugby League Clubhouse is located in Smith St, Monkland.