Dubbo Community Diary – November 15

NOTICES

November 18 – Do you have an Autoimmune Condition? we are a group of local people seeking to support each other and learn more about living with autoimmune condition. Dubbo Cafe Conversation well be held on Saturday, November 18 at the western star - 62 Eskine Street at 12:30pm RSVP text Deb on 0438 500 363

November 24 – Palliative care Ecumenical Rembrance Service will be held at the Lourdes Hospital Chapel on Friday, November 24 at 10:30am Families, Carers and Friends of Palliative Care Patients are Welcome to Join us for service and afterwards for morning tea.

November 24 – Palliative care Ecumenical Remembrance Service will be held at the Lourdes Hospital Chapel on Friday, November 24 at 10:30am. Families, Carers and Friends of Palliative Care Patients are welcome to join us for service and afterwards for morning tea.

November 25 – Mystery Box rally departing from dubbo Saturday, November 25 from 8am Dubbo showgrounds, come see the colourful collection of eccentrics cars- all 25 years old or older-Mystery Box Rally, an annual Cancer Council fundraiser. With names like Lady Car Car, The Volvo-lution, Rusty Bumpers and Pirates of The Car I Be In, teams from around Australia have been busy fundraising over the past months and going on the rally is a reward for all their hard work. They include two Dubbo teams DubVegas Duo and Dubbo Devils. Each days route is a mystery, revealed only on the morning of their travel! Cars will return to the Dubbo Showground on November 29. www.mystery-box.com.au

WEDNESDAY

FREE Drumming Sessions- Macquarie Conservatorium from 12.30pm to 1.30pm every Wednesday except for school holidays. 16 years and older only. For booking requirements contact Yvonne on 6881 4161.

Card & Social Group- 9.30am to 2pm, Community Activities Room, Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre 1/80 Gipps Street, $5 includes morning tea, and bingo, New members are always welcome. Please bring your own lunch. Contact Muriel on 6882 5145 or Jane 6884 6080

Alcoholics Anonymous  (A A) meeting - Allira Multipurpose Centre 151 Fitzroy Street Dubbo at 7pm contact Brian 0412 693 158                                                

Bootscooters – 9.30 am to 12 pm, Carrington Ave RSL hall clubhouse, Kathy 6888 5287        (Finish mid Dec and resume early Feb)

Dubbo City Croquet Club – 9 am Dubbo City Bowling Club, Wingewarra Street Dubbo. Pres: Beth Stanley:  Contact 6884 3015 (Feb-Dec)

West Dubbo Rotary meet at the West Dubbo Bowling Club, Whylandra  Street Dubbo,  6pm for 6.30pm start

Dubbo Woodturning & Woodcraft Club-Conducts workshops every Wednesday morning from 8.00am to 12 noon at the rear of the Craft Cottage, 137 Cobra Street. New comers welcome, Contact Paul Nolan on  6882 1485.

Aleka Playgroup-10:30am Scout hall 4 aleka street Sharna 0438 693 789

Central West Horticultural Society – 7 pm Dubbo Baptist Community Centre (Feb to Dec )

Cancer Support Group – 12 pm David Palmer Centre Lourdes Hospital, Genelle 6841 8513

CWA- Evening Branch – 7.30 pm, Dubbo Library, Helen Walsh 6882 8050

Lung and Breathless – 11 am NALAG Welchman Street, Dubbo Trevor 6882 2358  or Maria 6887 2462

THURSDAY

Narcotics Anonymous – meeting at Apollo house at 12pm every Thursday. Contact Linda – 0458145648. All welcome.

Community Gentle Exercise & Strength Training 10:30am at U3A Monday and Thursday's. -Not during School Holidays. Contact Cherie Rea 0414 171 735.

Woodturning & Carving Thursday Evening- Art & Craft Cottage, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Contact Phil Drew on 6887 3257.

Dubbo Community Men's Shed open Monday 9am to 1pm and Thursday and Saturday 1pm-5pm. We provide a safe area for all men to meet and take part in activities of their choice and to be treated equally. To become members there is a small joining and annual membership fee, after 3 visits. "All men are welcome" 6881 6987. South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed meet at 9 to 12 noon New Members welcome. South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed Bingo- 11-12.30pm, West Dubbo Bowling Club,

South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed Bingo, New players Welcome- 11-12.30pm, West Dubbo Bowling Club,

Walking Group- 8am, meet cnr Macquarie & Tamworth Sts, contact:  May: 6882 4371(Recommence 2nd week January)    

Dubbo Orana RSL Day Club meeting at the Country Club 10am to 2pm $4 includes Morning tea, card playing, games and light lunch followed by Bingo until 2pm transport can be arranged $2 contact Ailsa  on  68820036 all welcome.(Recess end November and resume February)

Bootscooters-6.30-9pm, Carrington Ave RSL  hall clubhouse  Kathy 6888 5287 (finish mid December recommence February)

Dubbo City Croquet Club-9am, City Bowling Club, Wingewarra St, Pres: Beth Stanley 6884 3015    (finish 3/12 recommence 1 /2)

Bingo-1pm-3pm Railway Bowling Club,  contact  Margaret 6882 4737, Barb 6882 5893

Seniors exercise Group 1:30-2:30pm at st Bridgid`s hall Brisbane street Richard Elva or Lee 6888 5656

Sugarcraft- 10am Art & Craft Cottage,137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Contact Shirley 6887 3150

Dubbo CWA now meet at Sporties in Eskine Street at 9:30am for 10am. New members welcome. For more information phone Jenny on 6884 4214.

CWA Wongarbon meeting held at CWA rooms 10am Contact Helen Tink 6882 9770

Bears of Hope Dubbo – 7 pm Nalag Welshman Street Dubbo. Melanie 0407 967 529 or Angela 6885 3867.

FRIDAY

Spinning and Weaving – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo.  Jo Thomas 6885 6875

Alcoholics Anonymous (A A) meeting Community Health Palmer Street at 8pm for all information contact Peter 0498 577 709

Aleka Playgroup- 9:30am Scout hall 4 aleka street Sharna 0438 693789

Alzheimers & Dementia Support Group – First Friday, Monthly 2 pm at The Keith Logan Centre, No 2 Tony McGrane Place, Dubbo.  Kath 6881 3704

Parkinsons Disease Support Group – 10:30am David Palmer Centre, Lourdes Hospital.  Lorna 0416 240 626

Smart Recovery assists individuals with changing any problematic behaviour, including alcohol and drugs, gambling, food, shopping, internet and others. The Smart Recovery Group meets at 3pm on Friday afternoons at the Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre. Smart Recovery, changing behaviour for a better life.

SATURDAY

Narcotics Anonymous – meeting at St Bridget’s Church (old church) at 6pm every Saturday. Contact Linda – 0458145648. All welcome.

Dubbo Community Men's Shed open Monday 9am to 1pm and Thursday and Saturday 1pm-5pm. We provide a safe area for all men to meet and take part in activities of their choice and to be treated equally. To become members there is a small joining and annual membership fee, after 3 visits. "All men are welcome" 6881 6987. Art – 11am Dubbo Arts & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo,  Di Hemsley 6887 2344

CWA Talbragar Branch – 2 pm CWA Rooms Boothenbah Road  6882 2761

Farmers Markets – Lions Park adjacent to Visitors Centre, Bligh Street Dubbo.  www.dubbofarmersmarket.org.au  Market coordinator 0488 685 006 enquiries@dubbofarmersmarket.org.au

Outback Writers Inc–10 am to 2 pm Macquarie Regional Library. Val 0414 268 037

Dubbo Slot Car Racing Club Seniors (15+) 147 Birch Ave–4 pm. Terry 0408 260 965

Laughter Yoga - inquiries Sue 0419482500

SUNDAY

Bicycle User Group-(social ride) 8 am Wahroonga Park, Kathy 6882 5533 or Mick 0437 136 169

Sunday Steps Group (AA)-7pm, Community Health, Palmer St, contact Jack 0418 605 041     

Orana Pistol Club Hyandra Lane Dubbo 9am- Contact after 9am at range Sunday only  02 6887 3704

MONDAY

RFDS Support Group – 6 pm RFDS Base Dubbo Airport. First Monday of the month Terry Clark 0407 444 690(except P/H) (February to November)

Dubbo Euchre Club - 6:30pm every Monday at The Dubbo City Bowling Club. Everyone is welcome to come along. $5 entry, prizes are won through out the night.

Community Gentle Exercise & Strength Training 10:30am at U3A Mondays and Thursday. -Not during school holidays. Contact Cherie Rea 0414 171 735.

Dubbo Community Men's Shed open Monday 9am to 1pm and Thursday and Saturday 1pm-5pm. We provide a safe area for all men to meet and take part in activities of their choice and to be treated equally. To become members there is a small joining and annual membership fee, after 3 visits. "All men are welcome" 6881 6987. Australian Airforce Cadets – 6pm-9.30pm during school term. Army Reserve Base Wingewarra Street Dubbo

Trivia Night -7pm, South Dubbo Tavern

Sing Australia Dubbo Choir-7.30-9.30pm, Bridge Club, Bultje Street, Ph: 0428 129 743. NO auditions, no requirements to read music and no singing experience necessary.(Finish mid December, resume mid January)

Patchwork-10am-3pm, Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street, June 6882 4677

Ricochet-9am, City Bowling club, Dot 6885 6633

Enlighten Me Mothers and Kids Day Group- 10 am to 12 noon Salvation Army YP Hall, 112 Gipps Street Dubbo.  (every Monday of school term)

Cake decorating 10:00 am Shirley 6887 3150

Anglican Womens Association – 5.30 pm Holy Trinity.  Dorothy  6884 4990 (February to December)

Sugarcraft – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Shirley Gruber 6887 3150

Dubbo & District Kennel – 7.30 pm Greyhound Club, Wheelers Lane Dubbo.

Meditation: The Path to Healing. Beginners meditation classes, every Monday 1-2pm at the Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre 1/80 Gipps St. Presented by Wellington Buddhist Centre, cost by donation. Please telephone 68454661 or visit www.tharpachoeling.org for more information.

TUESDAY

NALAG Centre - Mates of NALAG Morning Tea. Meeting at 10am. Phone: 6882 9222

South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed meet at 9 to 12 noon, New members welcome.

Bingo- Railway Bowling Club 1pm-3pm proceeds are donated to the Macquarie football club