WHAT'S ON

Riverina Leader community notices | October 30-November 5

HELP AT HAND: The Support After Suicide Group meets at the RSL Club on Wednesday evenings at 6pm.
HELP AT HAND: The Support After Suicide Group meets at the RSL Club on Wednesday evenings at 6pm.

WEDNESDAY

10.30am: Drop-in Centre opens at Wesley Uniting Church, Johnston Street. Tea or coffee available.

10.30am: Wagga Handweavers And Spinners Group meets at the ARCC Hall on Tarcutta Street. Contact 0431 049 916.

11am: Wagga Railway Station Museum, open until 2pm. Clubs and groups by arrangement. Admission $2. Contact Rob 0401 763 211.

11am: Storytime at the library for 0 to five year olds (excluding school holidays).

12.30pm: Old Time New Vogue Dancing at Glenfield Park Scout Hall, Dalman Parkway. $4 entry includes tea/coffee and biscuits. Contact Carolyn on 6931 1912 or Peter on 6971 8489.

2pm: Wagga Riverina Lapidary Club Inc at 7 Small Street until 9pm. Activities include wire-wrapping, silversmithing, faceting, cutting, and polishing gemstones and rocks. Contact Cheryl Lynch on 6933 1112.

5pm: Joey scouts 1st Wagga, Glenfield (boys and girls aged 5-8). Contact 0414 527 436.

5pm: Wagga Community Kitchen at the Baptist Church, 154-156 Tarcutta Street. Need a meal or company? Come at 5pm for a cuppa, dinner served at 5.30pm, every Wednesday during school term. Contact 6931 7322 or email waggacommunitykitchen@gmail.com

5.30pm: Wagga Wagga Al-Anon Family Group, for family and friends of Alcoholics, St Paul Anglican Church Hall, corner Mitchelmore Street and Fernleigh Road. Contact 1300 ALANON (1300 252 666) www.al-anon.org.au

6pm: Support After Suicide Group meets at the RSL Club. Aim of the meeting is to provide and foster mutual support for those bereaved after suicide. A care and support pack for families and friends bereaved by suicide is available. For further information or support phone Nola on 6922 4438 or David and Sandra on 6922 3823 or email:wwsasgroup@gmail.com

6pm: Turvey Park Girl Guides, girls 10 to 13 years, every Wednesday, 6pm to 8pm, 32 Sunshine Avenue. Contact Claire 0438 428 827.

6pm: Turvey Park Girl Guides, senior guides, girls 14 to 18 years, every Wednesday, 6pm to 8pm, 32 Sunshine Avenue. Contact Claire 0438 428 827.

6pm: Wagga League Slimmers at the Commercial Club every Wednesday. 6pm weigh-in for 7pm meeting. Contact Sue on 6931 1803.

6.30pm: Cub scouts each Wednesday from 6.30pm to 8pm at Glenfield. Phone: 0414 527 436.

7.30pm: Alcoholics Anonymous, Anglican Church cottage, corner Mitchelmore Street and Fernleigh Road. Contact 0427 263 476 or www.aa.org.au

THURSDAY

11am: Vietnam Veterans Federation (Riverina Sub-branch) meets at Wagga RSL Club. Contact Ralph Todd 6926 6276.

FRIDAY

10am: Scrap And Chat Club meet the first Friday at Senior Citizens Hall, Tarcutta Street to 1pm. Gold coin donation. Contact Kerrie on 6931 2183, 0438 817 661 or Amanda 6926 3515.

10.15am: Grandparents Doing It Tough (Wagga) is a monthly support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, or grandparents seeking access to grandchildren meets at Wagga City Library.

5.30pm: Alliance Franaise de Wagga Wagga - every first Friday at 5.30pm those who wish, gather for french conversation at the International Hotel. All are welcome.

SATURDAY

7pm: The Downside Bush Dance at the Downside Hall, 8km along the Coolamon Road with traditional folk band The Tin Shed Rattlers. All dances are called, cost $4 adults, $1 children. Tea and coffee available. Contact 0400 222 089 or 0427 042 686.

SUNDAY

8am: Junee Rotary Farmers' Market at Athenium Theatre, Junee, until 12.30pm. Wide range of fresh local produce and handmade products. Coffee, BBQ, Raffle and local musicians playing. www.athenium.org/markets

10.30am: Miniature Railway at the Botanic Gardens until 4pm. Lunch break from 12.30pm to 1.30pm. Covered footwear essential. $2 per ride. Contact Jim 0412 439 455.

2pm: Bidgee Blues Open Mic Afternoon at the Thomas Blamey Tavern on the first Sunday of the month. Features houseband. Register at the door to perform. Cost $5 adults, minors must be accompanied by an adult.

10.30am: Miniature Railway at the Botanic Gardens until 4pm. Lunch break from 12.30pm to 1.30pm. Enclosed footwear is essential. $2.50 per ride. Contact Jim Weeden 6933 1394 or Andrew Cole 6922 1695.

MONDAY

10am: Wagga Wagga and District Family History Society open Monday and Wednesday from 10am to 1pm, Tuesday from 1pm to 4pm. Open Friday by appointment. Contact Lyn 6925 0319.See more at www.waggafamilyhistory.org.au.

10am: Better Hearing Australia, lip-reading classes and hearing management. Contact 6922 1197 or 6931 7446.

10.30am: Drop-in Centre open each weekday at the Wesley Complex, 21 Johnston Street for light lunches, tea and coffee.

11am: Wagga Railway Station Museum, open until 2pm. Clubs and groups by arrangement. Admission $2. New members and volunteers welcome. Contact Rob 0401 763 211.

Noon: Wagga Social Slimmers meet at the Commercial Club, Gurwood Street. Weigh-in from noon; meeting 1pm. Contact Jen 6926 2884.

Noon: Wagga Al-Alnon Family Groups is a support group for families and friends of alcoholics. St Paul's church on the corner of Fernleigh and Mitchelmore roads. Contact 1300 ALANON (1300 252 666) www.al-anon.org.au.

2.30pm: Tai Chi For Arthritis at Wesley, Uniting Church Johnson Street. Cost $5 for this approved falls prevention and arthritis approved course. New students 3.30pm, returning students 2.30pm.. Contact Lorraine 6926 3203 or 0458 884 955.

6pm Scouts (boys and girls) each Monday from 6pm to 8pm at Glenfield. Phone: 0414 527 436.

6pm: Alcoholics Anonymous, women's meeting, Anglican Church Hall, corner Mitchelmore Street and Fernleigh Road. Contact 1300 22 22 22 or www.wagga.aagroup.org.au

7pm: Cantilena Singers meet at the Riverina Conservatorium between to 9pm.

7.30pm: Narcotics anonymous at the Calvary Drug and Alcohol Centre, 1 Emblem Street.

7.30pm: Wagga Wagga Model Railroaders Inc meets, corner Dobney and Veale streets. Contact Graeme Hearn 6920 3726.

TUESDAY 

9am: Wagga Demonstration Garden is open on Shaw Street until noon. Contact Kerri on 0429 386 429.

10am: Tanda Place Craft And Friendship Group meets every Tuesday at Pilgrim Uniting Church, Tanda Place until noon. Contact Ellen on 6922 4806.

10am: Wagga Patchwork And Quilters Group meets at the ARCC hall on Tarcutta Street until 4pm. Contact Norma on 6922 3393 or Anne on 6922 6404.

10am: RSL Day Crow Club meet at the RSL Club. $15 for lunch and morning tea and an hour of activities and entertainment. Transport is available. Contact Ron Edwards 0417 254 734.

10.30am: Drop-in Centre open at the Wesley Complex, 21 Johnston Street for light lunches, tea and coffee.

11am: Wagga Railway Station Museum, open until 2pm. Admission $2. Contact Rob 0401 763 211.

12.30pm: Alcoholics Anonymous, RCD&A Centre, corner Meurant and Emblem streets. Contact 1300 22 22 22 or www.wagga.aagroup.org.au

1pm: Wagga Wagga and District Family History Society open to 4pm. Contact Lyn 6925 0319.See more at www.waggafamilyhistory.org.au

1pm: The Riverina Woodworkers Club meets until 4pm in their club rooms at the Botanic Gardens. Learn how to develop skills and produce items. Contact 0418 624 161.

2pm: Afternoon of Friendship at Pilgrim Uniting Church, Tanda Place. Once a month until 4pm. Short devotional, entertainment and afternoon tea. No charge. Phone Ellen 6922 4806 or Merran 6971 3302.

6pm: Turvey Park Girl Guides, junior guides, girls five to nine years, every Tuesday, 6pm to 7.30pm, at 32 Sunshine Avenue, Turvey Park. Contact Ros 0411 430 404.

7pm: Wagga Wagga And District Highland Pipe Band at the Band Hall, Wagga Beach. Learners welcome. Contact wwdhpb@gmail.com or Bob Scott 6926 2305.

7pm: Social table tennis at Jim Elphick Tennis Centre until 9pm, Cost $5. Contact 0409 170 345.

7pm: Alcoholics Anonymous, Anglican Church Hall, corner Mitchelmore Street and Fernleigh Road. Contact 1300 22 22 22 or www.wagga.aagroup.org.au

7pm: Riverina Concert Band rehearses until 9pm at South Campus. This is a community band and all musicians welcome. Contact Don 0417 495 266 or Ros 0401 829 470.

7pm: MG Car Club of Wagga meets on the first Tuesday in the club rooms on Morrow Street. Anyone with an interest in MG cars is welcome. Contact 0419 236 565.

7.30pm: Masonic Lodge Wagga Wagga No 22 meets at Masonic Centre, 210 Tarcutta Street, on the first Tuesday. All Masons are most welcome. Contact 0429 205 370.

7.30pm: SING Australia Wagga meets at the Uniting Church, Johnston Street. www.singaustralia.com.au

WEDNESDAY

10.30am: Drop-in Centre opens at Wesley Uniting Church, Johnston Street. Tea or coffee available.

10.30am: Wagga Handweavers And Spinners Group meets at the ARCC Hall on Tarcutta Street. Contact 0431 049 916.

11am: Wagga Railway Station Museum, open until 2pm. Clubs and groups by arrangement. Admission $2. Contact Rob 0401 763 211.

12.30pm: Old Time New Vogue Dancing at Glenfield Park Scout Hall, Dalman Parkway. $4 entry includes tea/coffee and biscuits. Contact Carolyn on 6931 1912 or Peter on 6971 8489.

2pm: Wagga Riverina Lapidary Club Inc at 7 Small Street until 9pm. Contact Cheryl Lynch on 6933 1112.

CARD PARTIES

FEBRUARY 17, 2020: St Andrews PWA are holding a card party at 12.30pm. Held at St Andrews Hall, Cross Street, Wagga, afternoon tea supplied. Donation $8, bookings, phone 6922 5073.