WHAT'S ON IN THE HAWKESBURY AND THE HILLS

HAWKESBURY WHAT'S ON!S

HAWKESBURY VISITOR CENTRE, CLARENDON  (02 4560 4620) Staff are a wealth of knowledge. Drop by for all Hawkesbury information. Books, maps, brochures and guides. 9-5pm Monday - Friday; Saturday & Sunday 9 - 4pm

HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY 25 OCTOBER 6-7:30pm "Leonardo da Vino"  a lighthearted workshop for those who love art but have yet to develop skills to paint. Sip wine, Sup from a grazing board and Share the experience with friends.  Your artist-instructor, Taryn Malzard lives and creates art in her studio in the Hawkesbury. (fee)   Check out other events at The Hawkesbury Gallery 

BAD, BAD, BAD: the Sydney Crime Writers BAD Event, Hawkesbury Central Library (Windsor) Wednesday, 20 November 7.15 - 8.45pm. In Conversation with fictional crime writer, Michael Robotham. Stephen King describes Robotham as 'an absolute master' of thrillers. (fee)                       

WISEMAN FERRY GALLERY: 'Celebrating Small Works'  30 November at the River Artists Gallery in Wisemans Ferry. Located in the centre of Wisemans Village, this exhibition is all about affordable art.  8x8 canvasses will be priced at $80. Throughout the year the gallery exhibits a wide array of art: sculpture and iron art, paintings, textiles and cloth art -- all providing the unique impressions of the natural surroundings of The Hawkesbury River. See more of the art

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES

HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY: ART AND DEMENTIA TOURS ON THIRD THUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 11AM. Bookings are essential. These workshops are designed for those living with Dementia and for their carers. Facilitated by gallery staff (specially trained by Alzheimer's Australia) the experience offers an enriching program. Bookings 02 4560 4418.