What's on around Gympie region this week
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9
Older Women's Network
MEETS AT St Peter's Anglican Hall, Lady Mary Tce, Gympie, 9.15am. Inquiries Lee 5483 1415 or Helen 5483 5181.
GYMPIE National Seniors' monthly meeting is being held in Orchid Room at RSL at 10.30am. All welcome. Guest speaker. Tea and coffee available and lunch for $17.00. Inquiries Col 5482 1672.
GENERAL meeting, Senior Citizen's Centre, 12.30 pm. Raffles and afternoon tea. All welcome. Inquiries Maureen 5482 6738.
TAI Chi for Health and Arthritis Beginner classes. Tai chi improves balance, co-ordination and mental health it's a great form of gentle exercise. Meet new friends. Senior Citizens Hall, Mellor St, Gympie, 10-11am. Cost $5. Please wear flat shoes, white shirt and bring a bottle of water. Advanced classes 8am and 9am. Inquiries Shirley 0418 831 320 or Trudie 0490 123 675.
GYMPIE: Room 2, Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Rd (cnr Stanley St), 8pm. Inquiries 5482 4560 or 0428 839 370.
TIN CAN BAY: Tin Can Bay Library, 6pm. Contact 5486 2073.
AL-ANON Family Groups 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 5483 9052, 5482 5523 or 0412 364 979.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10
Labor Women and Friends
LABOR Women and Friends are invited to attend coffee and chat morning this Friday 10th February, 9.30am at MiCakes, opp. Westpac Bank in Mary Street. Women of all ages are welcome. Inquiries Dee 0491 110 076 or just arrive.
GLENWOOD Community Hall (37km north of Gympie), 7pm. Inquiries 0437 031 316.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11
Long Flat dance
OLD time/new vogue, Long Flat Hall, 7.30pm. Popular dance music by High Noon. Adults $12, high school students $6. Lucky door tickets, novelty dances, supper. Great night of dancing with The Learner Dance Group. Inquiries Lyn 5482 4934 or Judy 5482 2572.
GOOMBOORIAN Memorial Hall Country Markets run the second and fourth Saturdays of month, 8am-noon. Come and sample the true country atmosphere, enjoy our a free cuppa. Why not bring along your preloved treasures and have a stall $5 a stall (inside and out). Inquiries Jan 5486 5552 or 0488 769 588 or email email@example.com.
ROOM 2, Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Rd (cnr Stanley St), 4.30pm. Inquiries 0459 350 026 or 0428 839 370.
Gympie Gem Club
OPEN Saturdays 9am-noon. Make your own silver jewellery, cut and polish stones. Visitors and new members welcome. Club house Cnr Bruce Hwy and Monkland St. Inquiries 0409 636 814 or 0431 206 375.
Dagun Growers Market
DAGUN Heritage Railway Station from 3pm. Freshly picked and local food. Talk to the growers and buy our regional varied fruit and vegetables. Enjoy wine and cheese tasting too. Inquiries Elaine 5484 3749.
Pomona Country Markets
POMONA Country Markets are held every second and fourth Saturday morning of the month. Come along and purchase fresh fruit and veges directly from the farmers. Or treat yourself with some freshly baked cakes, preserves or jams. There are activities for the kids as well as other entertainers, old farm junk for sale, cosmetics, or Noosa clothing for kids and adults. We look forward to seeing you there. Inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Diabetic Health Clinic
ADDRESSES all lifestyle diseases. Starts Sunday, February 12, 7pm-9pm, continues for 12 Sunday evenings. Register online now for more information at www.diabetichealthclinic.com or phone Peter Pratt, accredited lifestyle trainer, 0419 777 440.