What's on around Gympie region this week
Thursday April 20
SOCIAL afternoon, Senior Citizens Centre, 12.30pm. Short meeting followed by local artists, afternoon tea and raffles. Inquiries Kevin 5482 3041.
Older Women's Network
Bus trip today, no meeting. Inquiries Lee 5483 1415 or Helen 5483 5181.
Tai Chi for Health and Arthritis
THURSDAYS, Senior Citizens Centre, Mellor St, Gympie, 8am and 9 am advanced classes. Please wear white shirt, flat shoes and bring bottle of water. Beginners classes now closed (new beginners Thursday, February 1, 2018). 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.
MEETS Thursday 7.30pm. Families of active alcoholics need Al-Anon in order to learn how to live with the confusion and despair created by the drinking even when the alcoholic is no longer a member of the family because of separation or death. Phone: 5483 9052 or 0412 364 979 for meeting details.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21
Gympie VIEW Club
THE monthly meeting of the Gympie VIEW Club will be held in the Orchid Room of the Gympie RSL Club from 10.30am for 11. Inquiries president Judy 5482 4767.
GLENWOOD Community Hall (37km north of Gympie), 7pm. Inquiries 0437 031 316.
SATURDAY, APRIL 22
Old time dance
LONG Flat Hall, 7.30pm. Great dance music by CDs, lucky door ticket and a light supper. Adults $5, children under 12 free. Come along and enjoy a great night of old time dancing with the Learner Dance Group. Each quarter the Learner Dance Group makes a donation from the old time dances, to a nominated local charity and the March recipient of $300 was the Gympie & District Riding for Disabled Association Inc. The Learner Dance Group thanks to all dancers for their support. Inquiries Lyn 5482 4934 or Janet 5482 4318.
GOOMBOORIAN Memorial Hall Country Market run the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month next market 8 am to 12 noon. Come and sample the true country atmosphere, enjoy Goomboorian hospitality with a free cuppa. Want to have a stall? Stalls inside and outside. Why not bring along your preloved treasures and have a stall $5 a stall? Inquiries Jan 07 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,facet gem 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
AT 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 vegies directly from the farmers or treat yourself with some freshly baked cakes, preserves or jams. Activities for the kids as well as other entertainers. There is old farm junk for sale, or cosmetics, or Noosa clothing for kids and adults. Looking forward to seeing you there. Inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org
SUNDAY, APRIL 23
Learner Dance Group
LEARN how to dance old time/new vogue or just refresh your dancing, every Sunday, 12.30pm-3.30pm at the Long Flat Hall, Gympie. Cost $4, afternoon tea is provided. Come along and join The Learner Dance Group for a great afternoon. Inquiries Ann 0432 154 204 or Janet 5482 4318.
TAKE a scenic drive in the Mary Valley and visit Imbil Markets in the town centre, every Sunday from 8am-2pm. Fresh fruit and vegetables, honey products, jewellery, clothing, woodwork and crafts. New stall holders, with public liability insurance, are always welcome. Inquiries Chrissy 5484 5418 or visit Facebook.com/ImbilMarkets.
POMONA, Red Cross rooms, Reserve St, 6.30pm. Inquiries phone 5485 2862.