NOW HEAR THIS: What's on around Gympie region today.
NOW HEAR THIS: What's on around Gympie region today. Contributed

What's on around Gympie region today

TODAY

Imbil Sunshine 60

SUNSHINE 60 and Better Group Inc is a healthy aging program providing a variety of fun activities to keep the mind and body active for older people and is funded by the Department of Communities. Men and women welcome and fun is the main focus. Discover new skills and build new friendships as you learn. Today's activity: Trivia. Wednesday, November 16: Learn to play Phase 10 (card game). Sessions are held from 9.30-11.30am in the Uniting Church Community Hall, Elizabeth St, Imbil, on the first and third Wednesday of the month. Cost is $3. Inquiries Sunshine 60 and Better Group Inc 5444 5833.

Tai chi

TAI Chi for Health and Falls Prevention. Improve your balance, co-ordination, exercise and have fun learning Tai Chi. Recommended by doctors and physiotherapists. Accredited facilitators.

Weekly class on Wednesdays, Beginners class from 9am to 10am, St Peter's Anglican Hall, Lady Mary Tce, Gympie. Cost $4 per class. Last class for the year will be December 7 and resume February 1. Inquiries Betty 0408 835 235 or Rod 0418 113 133.

Gympie U3A classes

AT USC, Gympie:

iPad & Smartphone 9-10am. Laptops 10.30-11.30am. Inquiries Anne 5481 2478.

Book Worms Book Club: 9-11am, 2nd Wednesday monthly. Inquiries Ann 5483 992.

Garage sales

LITTLE Haven garage sales held 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. 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.

Alcoholics Anonymous

WEDNESDAYS, Freemasons Hall, Elm St, Cooroy, 8pm. Inquiries 5446 7971.

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 5470 5244 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, open 9am-3pm and 6.30-9.30pm. Inquiries 0409 636 814 or 0428 862 851.

TOMORROW

Gympie Pensioners hoy

HOY afternoon, Senior Citizens Centre, Date 3/11/16 Time 12.30pm. Afternoon tea and raffles. Inquiries Maureen 5482 6738.

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