Community Diary

Community Diaries starting August 16th 2017


The next Dubbo City Ladies Probus,Inc will be held on Tuesday,12th September 2017,from 10.00am-12.00am at the Masonic Village Hall,Darby Close. (Off White Street) Business side of the meeting is held from 10.00am to 10.30am when we break for fellowship,Friendship and morning tea. Guest speaker usually speaks from 11.00 to 12noon.Question time concludes the meeting .We finish at 12.00 noon.  
Talbragar CWA will be holding a fundraising luncheon at the Dubbo Masonic Centre, 33 Church Street Dubbo on Sunday August 20 commencing at 12noon, cost of the luncheon is $12 for a two course meal followed by tea and coffee, after the luncheon ladies and gentlemen stay to play bingo which is included in the cost of the luncheon.


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
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
Dubbo Diabetes support group meets every 3rd tuesday of every month 10:00 am at the Masonic hall Darby Close contact john 6884 0217 or Murray 6885 2460 (no meetings in December or January)
Dubbo VIP Group meets at the Dahab Coffee Shop, 193 Brisbane Street at 10:00am until 12:pm Contact Colin 02 6882 7566.  (no meeting in January)
Dubbo MS Support Group – 10.30am Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre 1/80 Gipps Street Dubbo contact:Marilyn 6882 3237
Dubbo City Council Immunisation Clinic – Conference Rooms at Dubbo City Council between 10 am and 5 pm.
Bobbin Lace - Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 10am onwards. 137 Cobra Street Dubbo,held  please phone the cottage 6881 6410 for further information.




THURSDAY


Community Gentle Exercise & Strength Training 10:30am at U3A Mondays and Thursday. -Not during school holidays. Contact Cherie Rea 0414 171 735.
Narcotics Anonymous – meeting at Apollo house at 12pm every Thursday. Contact Linda – 0458145648. All welcome. 
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, 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 – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Shirley Gruber 6887 3150
CWA craft Mornings are held 9.30am in the CWA rooms in Wingewarra Street all are welcome who are interested in knitting, crotchet or just in some company.




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
Dubbo City Croquet Club Card Afternoon – 1.30 pm Masonic Village Darby Close Dubbo.  Dot 6885 6633
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 Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo,  Di Hemsley 6887 2344
Dubbo Patchwork & Quilters Group Inc. – 9am at Girl Guide Hall, South Dubbo. We make gift quilts to give away to Meals on Wheels, Kids in Crisis and the Women's Shelter. Social gathering contact, Meg O'Brien on 0427 471 868.
Farmers Markets – Lions Park adjacent to Visitors Centre, Bligh Street Dubbo.  www.dubbofarmersmarket.org.au  Market coordinator 0488 685 006 enquiries@dubbofarmersmarket.org.au 
Dubbo Slot Car Racing Club Seniors (15+) 147 Birch Ave – 4 pm. Terry 0408 260 965
Woodturning & Carving- Art & Craft Cottage, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Contact Phil Drew on 6887 3257.


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 
Machine Knitting - Dubbo Art & Craft Society, from 10am. 137 Cobra Street Dubbo,held  please phone the cottage on 6881 6410 for further information.




MONDAY


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)
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.
Day View Club – 11.30 am Dubbo RSL Club, Shirley 6884 2694 (Recess in January)
Arts & Craft Society Meeting –1.30 pm 137 Cobra Street Dubbo.  6881 6410 (February to October only)
Evening View Club – 7.00 pm Dubbo RSL Club. For bookings or cancellations phone Beth 6882 7557 before 10.00 am (Recess in January)
Multicultural Women’s Group – 10 am Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre 1/80 Gipps Street Dubbo. Gwen Young 6882 2100(Recess in January)


TUESDAY


South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed meet at 9 to 12 noon, New members welcome. 
Rotary Club of Dubbo Macquarie Meets at 12.30pm until 2.00pm at the Western Star Hotel, Erskine Street,  Secretary Lorraine  0427707722
Depression Recovery Group -Meet 10.30am at the Department of Mental Health, 41 Bultje Street Dubbo. All enquiries Norm 6882 6081,  Brian 6885 6547 or Bill 6882 9826
Dubbo City Croquet Club -9 am, City Bowling Club, Wingewarra St,  Beth Stanley 
Tai Chi join Dick at 10am to 11am at Wheelers Gardens gold coin donation contact Dick on 68885656 or 0424226246
Rotary Club of Dubbo South meets at 6pm for 6.30pm start meeting and Dinner, at the South Dubbo Tavern Cnr Boundary Rd & Fitzroy Street Dubbo
Bingo- Railway Bowling Club 1pm-3pm proceeds are donated to the Macquarie football club
Seniors exercise Group-  1:30-2:30pm st Bridgid`s hall Brisbane street  Richard Elva or Lee 6888 5656
Silvercraft class, Art & Craft Centre, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Contact Julie Martin 6884 4919
Toastmasters Western NSW Dubbo – 7.30 pm Sporties Club, Erskine Street. Invite you visit their club to gain confidence in speaking and leading. if you already have these skills, why not try our club, district and area competitions?  Contact Sharon Allan - 0408 156 015. Email: sallan@rhdubbo.com.au 
Diabetes Australian Dubbo Branch – 10 am Dubbo Masonic Village Hall, Darby close (off  White Street) . Contact: John 6884 0217 or Murray 6885 2460(February to October)
Field Naturalist & Conservation Society – 7.30 pm Western Plains Cultural Centre. Field Trip Sunday following meeting. Phone Janice on 6887 2692 or 6884 2266 (B/h) 
Lions Club of Dubbo Inc – 7 pm for 7.30pm start, Club Dubbo, Bob 6882 8746  or 0408 636 953, Hugh 0429 151 348 (February to November) 
Dubbo City Ladies Probus- Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Masonic Village Hall, Darby Close (Off White Street) Dubbo 10am-12pm.
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)