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Bikers For Kids Toy Run 2021 Raffle

The Newcastle Toy Run exists to raise community awareness and support for disadvantaged families and children, especially around key holiday times.

For over 40 years it has been providing motorcycling enthusiasts and the general public an opportunity to work together for an important cause - raising funds for families and providing toys for kids that would otherwise go without during the festive season.

First prize is valued at $6,000 and is a SYM Classic 200i Motorcycle including optional Extra Top Box and 12 months rego included.

3500 tickets only to be sold, so you're in with a good chance! 1st Prize valued at $6,000.

The Raffle for 2021 is now on sale. Tickets are priced at $5 each, 5 tickets for $25, 10 tickets for $50, 25 tickets for $100.

Tickets can be purchased on line at the link below.

Website: https://www.rafflelink.com.au/newcastletoyrun2021

Charlestown Caring Group Needs Volunteers!

Charlestown Caring Group is seeking volunteers!  If you have a few hours a week to spare and have a comprehensively-insured car, we have clients who receive our social support service that need assistance with transport to appointments and/or shopping assistance. We will match you with a regular client, or you may choose to be called upon to do occasional transports - whichever fits in best with your lifestyle. If you feel you could make a contribution to this very important service, Yvonne or Michelle would be very happy to hear from you! Please email them on chsp@charlestowncaring.com.au

Website: https://www.charlestowncaring.org.au/

Email: chsp@charlestowncaring.com.au

Address:
23 James Street, Charlestown NSW 2290

Phone: 49421117

Creative HeARTS Competition

The Creative HeARTS Competition is an opportunity for emerging artists to win wall space at Galerie Shangri-Lah for the 2 week Creative HeARTS Exhibition. The aim of the competition is to assist emerging artists to achieve their goals of exhibiting in an established local space without having to front the cost of gallery fees. Register as an artist or buy raffle tickets to support local artists NOW via the following link:
https://www.galerieshangrilah.com.au/

Website: https://www.galerieshangrilah.com.au/

Email: hello@galerieshangrilah.com.au

Address:
281 Hunter St Newcastle

Phone: 0403306755

Lift Lake Macquarie

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Lake Macquarie City Council and Avondale University have partnered to bring the Let’s Lift Lake Mac project to residents to help boost happiness and wellbeing.

The Let’s Lift Lake Mac program is a community version of the award-winning mental health and wellbeing program called The Lift Project, which draws together science-based, wellbeing-enhancing strategies. Run over seven weeks, participants will connect online and receive the tools, knowledge and weekly challenges to help them take charge of their own wellbeing.

Registrations for the free program are now open at theliftproject.global/letsliftlakemac, with the program officially beginning from Monday 6 September 2021 and running until September 24, 2021.

 

Website: https://www.lakemac.com.au/News-articles/Lets-Lift-Lake-Mac-program-to-boost-health-and-wellbeing

Sculpture on the Farm Online 2021

Due to Covid this years event has been moved to fully online. Online sculpture exhibition. Indoor and Outdoor works for sale from October 01.   Full program and detail on www.sculptureonthefarm.com
Sculpture on the Farm 2021 will showcase 150 sculptures by 73 wonderful Australian sculptors: 75 intimate indoor works and 75 garden and outdoor works. All these works will be visible in the online Sculpture Catalogue by mid-September for you to enjoy. The sales portal will be launched in time for the Sculpture on the Farm Preview on Friday 1 October.

Website: https://www.sculptureonthefarm.com

Email: philippa@sculptureonthefarm.com

Address:
Fosterton Dungog NSW 2420

Phone: 0407202838

Cessnock and Wine Country Toastmasters ONLINE

Build confidence in presenting, improve job interview skills, learn to think on your feet, expand your network. Meetings 7pm Mondays. Contact Anna for details and the zoom link for our next meeting . Phone 4990 4093 or email anna.vannetten@bigpond.com.   Meetings are usually held at Cessnock Leagues Club, 1 Darwin Street, Cessnock when Covid Restrictions ease.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cessnocktoastmastersclub

 

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cessnockcitytoastmastersclub

Email: gandefinney@aapt.net.au

Address:
Cessnock leagues Club, 1 Darwin Street, Cessnock, NSW

Phone: +61407266759

Oct 05

YWCA Encore at Waratah (After Breast Cancer Care)

YWCA Encore is a FREE 8 week program designed specifically for women who have experienced breast cancer to improve and retain mobility and flexibility in the upper limbs, confidence and general wellbeing. YWCA Encore is a holistic program, helping to create positive self-esteem and body image and a positive attitude to life and health.  This will be held every Tuesday from October 5 to November 23 from 4.30 to 6.30pm at Newcastle Senior School, 66 Harriet Street, Waratah.

Date: Tue 5 October 2021

Website: https://www.ywcahunterregion.org.au/encore

Email: yncle@bigpond.com

Address:
Venue: Newcastle Senior School, 66 Harriet Street, Waratah NSW 2298

Phone: 0249292954

Oct 08

YWCA Encore at Salamander Bay (After Breast Cancer Care)

YWCA Encore is a free, 8 week program designed specifically for women who have experienced breast cancer to improve and retain mobility and flexibility in the upper limbs, confidence and general wellbeing. YWCA Encore is a holistic program, helping to create positive self-esteem and body image and a positive attitude to life and health.  It's being held every Friday from October 8 to November 26 from 12.30pm to 2.30pm at Salamander Haven Village, Diemars Road, Salamander Bay.

 

Date: Fri 8 October 2021

Website: https://www.ywcahunterregion.org.au/encore

Email: yncle@bigpond.com

Address:
Venue: Salamander Haven Village, Diemars Rd, Salamander Bay NSW 2317

Phone: 0249292954

Oct 11

YWCA Encore at Valentine (after breast cancer care)

YWCA Encore is a FREE 8 week program designed specifically for women who have experienced breast cancer to improve and retain mobility and flexibility in the upper limbs, confidence and general wellbeing. YWCA Encore is a holistic program, helping to create positive self-esteem and body image and a positive attitude to life and health.  It's being held every Monday from October 11 to November 29 from 1.15pm to 3.15pm at Valentine Hydrotherapy Pool, 1a St Johns Drive, Croudace Bay.

 

 

Date: Mon 11 October 2021

Website: https://www.ywcahunterregion.org.au/encore

Email: yncle@bigpond.com

Address:
Venue: Valentine Hydrotherapy Pool, 1A St John’s Dr, Croudace Bay NSW 2280

Phone: 0249292954

Feb 10

Charity Golf Event For Dementia Research

There will be a Fund Raising Golf Day at the Vintage Golf Club, Rothbury on Thursday 10th February 2022 for research into Frontotemporal Dementia, with all funds going to Brain & Mind Centre of Sydney University.  To Register for the day email FTDGolfDay@gmail.com or call 0417 446 074.

Date: Thu 10 February 2022

Email: FTDGolfDay@gmail.com

Address:
23 Angophora Drive, Rothbury 2320

Phone: 0417446074

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