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 CENTRAL LIBRARY GOES WORMY! 26 September 10am-Noon free workshop. Do you know that over 30% of residential garbage is food waste? Instead of this material contributing to methane gas in the landfill, it can be better reused as a valuable soil conditioner replenishing nutrients in your garden. Waste Less, ‘Recycle More initiative’. Register with the Council Waste Education Officer on 4560 4566.

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: 'LOCAL COLOUR' EXHIBITION  at the River Artists Gallery in Wisems Ferry. Located in the centre of Wisemans Village, this 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.

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.