FUN AND GAMES: Seniors Week challenges to try new and enjoyable activities.
FUN AND GAMES: Seniors Week challenges to try new and enjoyable activities. Orbon Alija

Calendar of Events: Wide Bay

MONDAY, AUGUST 20

Tech Savvy Seniors - Cards Be Gone at Rainbow Beach

11am-12noon

Lighten the load and clear your purse of all those rewards cards. We can show you how to save all your store and rewards cards, including your library card, on your smartphone.

Venue: Rainbow Beach Library, 32 Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required on 54863705.

Seniors Week - Cameras and Photography

12noon-12.30pm

Celebrate Seniors Week in 2018 at the Tin Can Bay Library. Join the Tin Can Bay Camera Club for a session on cameras and photography.

Venue: Tin Can Bay Library, 47 Tin Can Bay Road, Tin Can Bay.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required 5486 4355.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21

Mahjong Basics at Tin Can Bay

12.30pm-2pm

Celebrate Seniors Week in 2018 at the Tin Can Bay Library. Join the Tin Can Bay Mahjong group to get an insight into this ancient game.

Venue: Tin Can Bay Library, 47 Tin Can Bay Rd, Tin Can Bay.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required on 5486 4355.

Senior people having fun at a party
Senior people having fun at a party mediaphotos

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22

Destination: Gympie Library

10am-12noon

Join us for a bit old style slide show fun - with a modern twist. We will be holding a travel slide show morning with pictures taken by our staff. Visit countries like Canada, Japan, Scotland, Uganda and France all from the comfort of Gympie Library. Enjoy a chat and a cuppa while watching the world go by.

Venue: Gympie Library, 8-14 Mellor Street, Gympie.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by August 20 on 5481 0859.

Open Day APSL

10am-11am

Open Day Australian Pensioner & Superannuants League.

Venue: APSL Hall, 61 Hunter Street, Pialba.

Cost: Free

Contact: Phone 4124 8532 for more information.

Songs of Praise

10am-11am

This event is sponsored by Bayside 60+, a ministry to those over 60 who are still working and retired. Light morning tea provided after performances. Everyone is welcome, no matter your age.

Venue: Bayside Christian Church, 18 Neils Street, Pialba.

Cost: Free

Contact: Phone: (02) 4124 2436 for further information.

Uke Central at Tin Can Bay

11am - 12.30pm

Come and listen to the local ukulele club and learn to play a song.

Venue: Tin Can Bay Library, 47 Tin Can Bay Rd, Tin Can Bay.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by 21 August on 5486 4355.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23

Cooloola Nature Talk

9.30am-10am

Learn about the intricate nature and wildlife of the Cooloola Coast.

Venue: Tin Can Bay Library, 47 Tin Can Bay Rd, Tin Can Bay.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required on 5486 4355.

Seniors Safety discussion

10am-12noon

Seniors Safety with Hervey Bay Police Coffee and chat.

Venue: Halcro Street Community Centre, 30 Halcro Street, Pialba.

Cost: Free

Tech Savvy Seniors - Cards Be Gone

10am-11am

Lighten the load and clear your purse of all those rewards cards. We can show you how to save all your store and rewards cards, including your library card, on your smartphone.

Venue: Gympie Library, 8-14 Mellor Street, Gympie.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by August 22 on 5481 0859.

Tech Savvy Seniors - Smartphones Q & A

10am-12noon

Need help with your smartphone? We are here to help. Join us for an "answer your question” session on smartphones. Spaces are limited, and bookings are essential.

Venue: Kilkivan Library, 31 Bligh St, Kilkivan.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by August 22 on 5484 1209.

Tech Savvy Seniors - Cards Be Gone

2pm-3pm

Lighten the load and clear your purse of all those rewards cards. We can show you how to save all your store and rewards cards, including your library card, on your smartphone.

Venue: Tin Can Bay Library, 47 Tin Can Bay Rd, Tin Can Bay.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by August 22 on 05486 4355.

Tech Savvy Seniors - Smartphones Q &A

2pm-4pm

Need help with your smartphone? We are here to help. Join us for an "answer your question” session on smartphones. Spaces are limited.

Venue: Goomeri Library, 5 Moore St, Goomeri.

Cost: Free

Contact: Bookings required by August 23 on 4168 4340.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26

Seniors Talent Quest

1pm

Applications available from Halcro Street Community Centre.

Venue: Hervey Bay RSL Club, 22 Torquay Road, Pialba. Doors Open 12.30pm.

Cost: $5

Contact: Phone 4194 2441 for more information.

YOU TIME: Seniors Weeks provides a host activities to brighten your day.
YOU TIME: Seniors Weeks provides a host activities to brighten your day. Rawpixel

EXTRA DATES

TUESDAY AUGUST 28

Mystery Bus Trip

8am sharp departure

Venue: Hervey Bay & District Seniors Citizen Club, 28 Totness Street, Torquay.

Cost: $35. Book and pay at venue.

Contact: Phone 4128 4837 for more information.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30

Mini Olympics

10am-12noon

Wheelchair accessible (inside the centre if raining). Includes Morning Tea.

Venue: Halcro Street Community & Garden Centre, 30 Halcro Street, Pt Vernon.

Cost: Free.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

Tombola

11.30am start, heads down 1pm

Venue: Hervey Bay & District Senior Citizens Club, 28 Totness Street, Torquay.

Cost: Tickets from $2.50.

Contact: Phone 41284837 for more information.

DISCLAIMER: Dates and times are printed as given to us. No responsibility is taken for inaccuracies.


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