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CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
A Group for mostly over 45's. Activities include
dinner/dances, BBQ, Cards, trips away and much
more. Ph: 6288 1589.
Are a friendly social group for people over 50 who
would like to meet new people in their life. Spring
is here, no need to be bored or idle, join them
for activities which are varied including dinners,
lunches, picnics, barbecues, walks, theatre, music
venues, exhibitions, movies and day trips out of
Canberra. Ph: 6281 3549.
SATURDAY MOVIE MATINEE
As part of Grandparents Week at the Tuggeranong
Seniors Centre, the 55 Plus Club will be screening
the 1985 film Cocoon. Complimentary ice-cream.
Saturday 18 October. Tuggeranong Seniors Centre.
Ph: 6293 4004.
CANBERRA BLUES SOCIETY
MONTHLY BLUES JAM
Dean Edgecombe & the Seventh Sons will be
hosting this month's Blues Jam. They will be
followed by some of the finest musicians in
Canberra jamming together for a great afternoon
of Blues music. Entry fees apply. Sunday,
19th October. 2pm-5.30pm. Harmonie Club,
Narrabundah. Visit: canberrabluessociety.com.au.
As part of Motorcycle Awareness Week, there will
be a Biker's Breakfast and Ride to Work Day. The
objective of the Motorcycle Awareness Week in the
long term is to make a difference to the safety and
"visibility" of motorcyclists on ACT roads. Friday,
24th October. In front of Old Parliament House on
King Edward Terrace. 7am-9am. Ph: 0418 215 336.
The Andante Andante Choir (otherwise known
as the ABBA choir) rehearses every Monday
night (except during school holidays). New
Choir members are welcome to join anytime. No
previous singing experience is required as training
in vocal technique is provided. Your first three
rehearsals are free! Email: andanteandantechoir@
yahoo.com. Ph: 62785752.
CSIRO PUBLIC TALK
This talk will look at the historical development of
tsunami warning systems, their existing limitations
and how this will help safeguard against this
destructive natural hazard. This event is presented
by Geoscience Australia in partnership with Inspiring
Australia and CSIRO as part of Earth Science Week
(12-18 October). Thursday, October 16, 5.30-6.30pm.
CSIRO Discovery Centre, North Science Road, Acton.
Bookings required, visit: http: //bit.ly/1seTFzq
TUGGERANONG DAY VIEW CLUB
VIEW, a leading women's volunteer organisation
and support network, is holding their 21st Birthday
two course lunch. Entertainment by Dallas Atkins.
Cost: $21. Tuesday, October 21, 11.30 am--2pm
. The Tuggeranong Vikings Town Centre Club,
Corner Athllon Drive, and Rowland Rees Crescent,
Greenway. Ph: 62848804.
GUNGAHLIN DAY VIEW CLUB
The speaker at the next meeting Gungahlin
Day VIEW Club will be Julie Samaras, Editor of
"Canberra Weekly". Wednesday, October 22. Two
course lunch cost $22. Functions@Federation,
O'Hanlon Place, Nicholls. Trading Table and raffles
available. Ph: 61662874. RSVP by October 20.
ACT Playgroups annual PlayFEST, celebrating
Children's Week, will have FREE family fun (face
painting, merry go round, storytelling, music
and dance, craft). There will also be community
organisations offering information for parents on
arts and sporting organisations offering a 'come and
try' session. Tuesday October 21, 10am-1pm. Cook
Community Hub, 41 Templeton Street, Cook. Ph:
1800171882 or visit: playgroupaustralia.com.au/act.
MARYMEAD SPRING MORNING TEA
Enjoy a wonderful morning spent amongst the
beautiful gardens at Government House. There will
be garden tours, morning tea, craft, preserves and
a raffle. Parking will be available in the grounds and
morning tea will still be held if it rains. Please bring a
chair or rug. To raise funds for Marymead a charge
of $25.00 will apply. October 15, 10am-12noon.
Government House, Yarralumla. For bookings
ph: 62966596 or email: email@example.com.
BARNARDOS FOSTER CARE
Foster carers are special people who provide a
vital service in our community. More and more
families are needed to take on this challenging
and rewarding role. If you have thought about
becoming a carers, please come along to
Barnardos and hear about experiences from
current foster carers and ask questions. October
15, 6pm-7pm. 2 Atherton Street, Downer.
Ph: 62289500 or visit: barnardos.org.au.
ABC 666 breakfast presenter Philip Clark is
the guest speaker for the October Menslink
Midweeker. Midweekers are available to women
and men of all ages who want to come and listen
to inspiring stories from our local men, as well
as to understand some of the key issues facing
young guys in our region. October 15, 5pm-7pm.
Gryphons Cafe Bar, Barker Street, Griffith. Ph:
62394699 or visit: menslink.org.au
PARTIES AT THE SHOPS:
CURTIN TURNS 50
Past and present residents are invited to celebrate
Curtin's 50th year. Entertainment includes Curtin
Primary School Band, Holy Trinity Primary School
Choir, the 4 Bridges, Random Notes, the Rugby
Choir and more. October 17, 2pm-7pm. Curtin
WILL WEEK SEMINAR
The Public Trustee for the ACT is holding two
free seminars as part of Will Week, which will
provide important information about having a
Will and Enduring Power of Attorney. Open to
all ages. Seminar One: October 21, 6pm-8pm.
Ainslie Football Club, 52 Wakefield Avenue, Ainslie.
Seminar Two: October 23, 9.30am -- 12noon.
Hellenic Club, Matilda Street, Woden Town Centre.
Free will voucher for all women attendees and
attendees 60 years of age and over. Bookings
essential: ph: 62079800.
BerrySmith ABC Chron 2014
ABC Constructions offers a powerful computer based
design system (CAD), just a few clicks of the mouse and
you will be looking at your extension from across the street
and even from the Nosey arkers house at number
ABC Constructions offers a very specialised service, we not only
offer architectural design, we are also experienced builders
his unique combination ensures a realistic costing of your
proposed renovation or extension t will also eliminate a lot of
heartache from unrealistic expectations he typical comment we
receive from people who have engaged a designer prior to
meeting with a builder is, But the architect/draftsperson said it
would only cost 30K and your price is 50K --- why? he answer
is easy! Designers are rarely involved in costing or building
ABC Constructions offers not only exceptional visualisation
of your proposed extension, you will also receive
• An appraisal of your existing home and possible siting
of your new extension (ground level or second storey)
• Fully itemised pricing
• Fixed price contract and specifications
• Comprehensive wor schedule, showing you when
nd what is happening wee by wee
$500 per wee penalty for each wee we over-run the
completion date (we are not aware of any other builder
with a similar guarantee)
• QUAL Y is our first priority, we have a team of highly
s illed and motivated tradespeople
• YOU FOR D throughout the entire
process, not usual practice within the building
industry is the standard comment from our clients
• UARA D R SUL S, ust as our clients
f you are considering an extension or renovation (of any si e)
call Richard or Anthony Corver on 6281 4136 or visit us at
ph: 6281 4136
Osteoporosis and YOU.
'Love your bones'
Wednesday 22nd October
7.oo pm---8.30 pm
Apollo Room, Hellenic Club
There will be a range of Health
Professional Guest Speakers
Enjoy an informative evening, talk to
health professionals and gain practical
tips about lifestyle modification to
prevent Osteoporosis. Learn how to
improve your health, fitness and diet.
To help us plan, please RSVP.
Ph. 6288 4244 or email
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