What's on around the Gympie region?
TODAY (SATURDAY, MAY 13)
Long Flat dance
OLD time/new vogue, 7.30pm, Long Flat Hall. Great dance music by popular Bundaberg band Gary & Geoff.Lucky door prizes, novelty dances and a delicious supper. Adults $12, high school students $6. Come along for an enjoyable night of dancing with The Learner Dance Group. Inquiries Lyn 5482 4934 or Judy 5482 2572.
GOOMBOORIAN Memorial Hall 8am-noon come along for a truly country market free cuppa and a chat. Stalls $5 a site. Inquiries Jan 0488 769 588
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
DAGUN Heritage Railway Station from 3pm. Freshly picked and local food, wine and cheese tasting. Inquiries Elaine 5484 3749.
Pomona Country Markets
POMONA Country Markets are held every second and fourth Saturday morning of the month. 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
TOMORROW (SUNDAY, MAY 14 - HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY)
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.
MONDAY (MAY 15)
CANASTA and Five Hundred are played every Monday from 12-5pm at Gympie Bowls Club, Bowlers Drive, Southside. Cost $4 includes afternoon tea. All welcome. Inquiries 5482 2494.
EVERY Monday at the Gympie Bowls Club, Bowlers Drive, Southside. All welcome. Door opens 8.30am, eyes down at 9.30. Complimentary morning tea. Inquiries 0428 825 914.
SUBURBS Indoor Bowls Club social bowls from 1pm. All abilities and skill levels welcome. Cost is $4. Please wear covered shoes - you don't want a bowl dropped on your toe.
MEETS Monday 1pm. If you are seeking a solution to the problems that come from living or having lived with an alcoholic. The Al-Anon program shows us how to cope with our difficulties and find a more serene approach to life. Our improved attitudes in turn may influence the alcoholic to seek help. Phone 5483 9052 or 0412 364 979 for more details.