WHAT'S ON IN THE HAWKESBURY AND THE HILLS

HAWKESBURY & HILLS  BULLETIN BOARD

PURPLE NOON GALLERY STRING BAG BASKETRY WORKSHOP 19 October. With artisan, Trudi Nisbet, this is a full day workshop (10am - 3pm) with all materials included along with morning tea, lunch and refreshments to help you do your best work. Bookings required. (fee) 02 4579 6579

PURPLE NOON GALLERY NEW EXHIBITION THROUGH 14 OCTOBER: introducing ' North Queensland artist Susan Doherty to the Hawkesbury. Susan repurposes found objects: stitching, weaving and wrapping object from the beauty of the Australian Bush. Purple Noon Gallery 606 Terrace Road, Freemans Reach.

FERRY ARTISTS GALLERY, WISEMANS FERRY NEW EXHIBITION OPENS in August: Gallery hours Thursday - Monday 10-4pm. 02 4566 4385. New Exhibition open

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

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.