MAKING A SPLASH: Seniors enjoying the benefits of Aqua fitness classes. Try it at the
MAKING A SPLASH: Seniors enjoying the benefits of Aqua fitness classes. Try it at the Contributed

NSW Seniors Festival: What's on around Northern NSW

FRIDAY, MARCH 3

Seniors Week Expo

WHEN: 9am-3pm.

DETAILS: U3A Ballina/Byron Inc will hold its inaugural Seniors Week Expo at the Ballina RSL Club, River St, Ballina. The expo will showcase U3A's educational and leisure opportunities for seniors, with displays, workshops and information sessions. Other seniors service providers have also been invited to take part. The expo is a free event and there will be prizes to be won for attendees.

Fashion parade

WHEN: 2pm.

U3A Tweed Coast Inc will hold a fashion parade and afternoon tea. We welcome a $2 donation for a delicious afternoon tea. A selection of new season garments from local boutique Maddie & Lil will be shown. This event is open to everyone, no need to book, just come along and enjoy the fun, social atmosphere celebrating being a senior. Uniting Church Hall, 24 Kingscliff St, Kingscliff. Contact: Lorraine on 0457 936 202 or website www.tweedcoast.u3anet.org.au/wp.

Learn how to play mah jong

WHEN: 1-4pm.

FABS (Fun Activities Banora Seniors) Banora Point Community Centre, cnr Leisure and Woodlands Drs, Banora Point. Free. Learn how to play mah jong with tuition available, then continue by joining the mah jong group that meets at the centre each Friday. Bookings are essential. Contact: Lyn Porter on 07 5523 2030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Country music concert

WHEN: 7-10pm.

MURWILLUMBAH Autumn Club, 16 Tumbulgum Rd, Murwillumbah. Free. Enjoy a friendly night with old-time and modern country music, sing-along. Lucky door prizes, raffle, and supper will be served. Bookings essential on 02 6672 2262.

Murwillumbah Library

WHEN: 10am.

CIVIC Centre, Murwillumbah. Free. Join us for a morning of memorable moments in time with an enjoyable presentation by library staff. Morning tea will be provided. Bookings essential on 02 6670 2427.

NIA dance

WHEN: 9-10am.

KINGSCLIFF Community Hall, Marine Pde, Kingscliff. Cost $5. A fun and easy to do movement practice for all body types. Moves all the joints of the body in a healthy and sustainable way. Draws simple steps from dance, martial arts and yoga. Great cardio, flexibility, strength, balance, agility and mobility. One hour of movement to soulful music, done in bare feet. Contact: Taryn on 0410 960 806 or email taryn111@hotmail.com.

Seniors technology help

WHEN: 9.30am-2.30pm.

WOLLUMBIN High School, North Arm Rd, Murwillumbah. Free. Students from Wollumbin High School will assist seniors with their technology questions ranging from mobile phones, tablets and laptops. Bookings essential on 02 6672 5121.

 

GET MOVING: Happy Light Exercise on Tuesday, March 7 at U3A Twin Towns.
GET MOVING: Happy Light Exercise on Tuesday, March 7 at U3A Twin Towns. Contributed

SATURDAY, MARCH 4

Grandparents' Day at the museum

WHEN: 10am-4pm.

TWEED Regional Museum at 2 Queensland Rd, Murwillumbah. To celebrate the NSW Seniors Festival, Tweed Regional Museum is hosting Grandparents' Day. Together, grandparents and grandchildren can enjoy vintage games and dress-ups in the museum courtyard, or reminisce while exploring historical objects. Free, no bookings necessary. Contact: the museum on 02 6670 2493 or trm@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Banora Tennis Seniors Festival program

WHEN: 2-4pm.

BANORA Tennis Club, Club Banora, Leisure Dr, Banora Point. Free. An afternoon to observe Tweed District Tennis Competition Division 2. An opportunity to play social tennis with members and other seniors. Afternoon tea and barbecue to follow play. Bookings are not required.

SUNDAY, MARCH 5

Opening Ceremony - Tweed Seniors Festival, Tweed Seniors Committee

WHEN: 11am.

BANORA Point Community Centre, cnr Leisure and Woodlands Drs, Banora Point. Free. Entertainment by Jed Stone as well as FABS Singing for Fun and ukulele group. Tweed Seniors Achievement Awards Presentation. Morning tea provided. Bookings preferred for catering purposes. Phone Thursday or Friday on 0755232030.

MONDAY, MARCH 6

Seniors Festival lunches

WHEN: 12-2pm.

BANORA Point Community Baptist Church, 19-21 Corporation Circ, Banora Point. Free. A three-course meal with entertainment. Bookings essential: phone John on 0755231122 or email jb@optusnet.com.au.

Celebrating Seniors Morning Tea

WHEN: 10am.

BURRINGBAR School of Arts Hall, 1 Old Pacific Hwy, Burringbar. Free. Come and enjoy entertainment, information, home-made morning tea and a chance to catch up with friends and locals. Contact: Rosemary on 02 6677 1357.

NIA dance

WHEN: 9-10am.

KINGSCLIFF Community Hall, Marine Parade, Kingscliff. Cost $5. A fun and easy to do movement practice for all body types. Moves all the joints of the body in a healthy and sustainable way. Draws simple steps from dance, martial arts and yoga. Great cardio, flexibility, strength, balance, agility and mobility. One hour of movement to soulful music, done in bare feet. Contact: Taryn on 0410 960 806 or email taryn111@hotmail.com.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily.

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club, 4 Minjungbal Dr, Tweed Heads South. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Discussions with experienced family historians. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 07 5524 8531.

Solar power transition, Tweed Shire Council

WHEN: 11am-12pm

HARVARD Room, Tweed Head Administration Office, 21 Brett St, Tweed Heads. Free. Are you new to solar and battery technology or want to learn more? Join this information session to find out how to make the most of solar at your place. Catch up on the latest innovations in battery storage. Bookings essential on 02 6670 2400.

Seniors tech skills

WHEN: 10am-4pm.

THE Buttery, 1454 Kyogle Rd, Uki. Free. 0ne-on-one tuition: computer basics; internet searching and security; file management; ancestor research; mobile phone use;enhancing images; using a USB; create a website; using YouTube; calendar making; word tips and tricks; scam awareness; social networking. Bookings essential on 0475 333 168 or email mailto: ctc.uki.nsw@gmail.com.

Awareness event

9am-1pm.

U3A Twin Towns Inc, 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free. Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

Dance for everybody

WHEN: 12pm.

A FUN movement program of dance, exercise, tai chi and yoga designed to enhance co-ordination, health and wellbeing. For people with physical limitations. Can be completed either sitting or standing. At Cudgen Leagues Club, 3 Wommin Bay Rd, Kingscliff. Free. Bookings essential: Virginia Woods on 0409 576 285 or wwvirginiawoods@gmail.com.

 

EXPLORE: Heritage Trail Walk and Historical Photo Display, Wednesday, March 8 at Tumbulgum Hall.
EXPLORE: Heritage Trail Walk and Historical Photo Display, Wednesday, March 8 at Tumbulgum Hall. Contributed

TUESDAY, MARCH 7

Happy light exercise

WHEN: 9.30-11.30am.

U3A Twin Towns invites you to come along to observe or join in our happy light exercise class followed by a fantastic yoga class at St Cuthbert's Church Hall corner of Florence & Powell Sts, Tweed Heads. Free. Light exercise is a gentle workout to music; toning the body from head to toe while yoga teaches you to improve your breathing and muscle tone. Other classes include tai chi for arthritis, ukulele, topical issues, table tennis, languages, card making, calligraphy and art. Phone: 07 5534 7333 or after hours 0405 445 164.

Seniors Festival morning tea

WHEN: 10am.

CRABBES Creek Community Hall, 29 Crabbes Creek Rd. Cost $5 donation appreciated. A morning tea will be provided with a performance by the students from Crabbes Creek Public School. To register: 02 6677 1592 or email: regrobo@yahoo.com.au.

Open Day, FABS (Fun Activities Banora Seniors)

WHEN: 1-3pm.

BANORA Point Community Centre, cnr Leisure and Woodlands Drs, Banora Point.

Come along to the centre to see what the FABS program has to offer - varied interest groups: exercise; qi gong; stretch your mind; scrabble; scrapbooking; mosaics; mah jong; card playing; AA; jewellery; singing for fun; plus more. Contact: Lyn Porter on 07 5523 2030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Family history

WHEN: 9.30am.

Kingscliff Library, Turnock St, Kingscliff. Free. If you're interested in family history, book in for a one-on one session and discover how the library can help you research information. Bookings essential on 02 6674 1607.

WHEN: 9.30am.

Murwillumbah Library, Civic Centre, Murwillumbah, Free. Interested in family history? Book in for a one-on- one session and discover how the library can help you with researching your family history. Bookings essential on 02 6670 2427.

Safe social networking using facebook

WHEN: 9.30-11.30am.

POTTSVILLE Beach Neighbourhood Centre (PBNC), 12A Elizabeth St, Pottsville, Free.

Workshops are designed to educate participants on using facebook safely, focusing on understanding and maintaining individual privacy settings. With companies devising new ways to harvest personal information there is a need for consumers to take control and make informed choices about what information is collected. Bookings essential: 0266764555 or email info@pbnc.org.au.

Information for deniors

WHEN: 1-4pm.

SENIORS Information Hub, Banora Point Community Centre, cnr Leisure and Woodlands Drs, Banora Point. Free.

Visit the hub to access information on what is available for seniors in the local area. There will be a home support assessor from the regional assessment service from Community Options Australia on site to answer any questions you may have about getting help at home through the Commonwealth Home Support Program. Bookings are not required. Contact: Lyn Porter on 07 5523 2030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Creating a dementia-friendly community

WHEN: 10am-12pm.

ST JAMES Anglican Church, St James Anglican Church Hall, 41 Pearl St, Kingscliff. Free. Alzheimer's Australia NSW will speak on dementia in our community. Morning tea will be provided followed by discussions on developing practical skills for our community to support people living with dementia, and a plenary session: "Where to from here?" This is a dementia-friendly event welcoming people living with dementia, carers and family. Bookings are not essential.

Aquatic fitness

WHEN: 9.30-10.30am. Tweed Regional Aquatic Centre, Tumbulgum Rd, Murwillumbah. Free.

Fun, energetic and motivating workout in the pool. Suitable for all levels, including non-swimmers. Bring swimmers and a towel. Check with doctor if it is suitable to participate in this exercise program.

WHEN: 7.45-8.30am. Aquatic Fitness, Tweed Regional Aquatic Centre, cnr Cudgen Rd and McPhail Ave, Kingscliff. Free.

Fun, energetic and motivating workout in the pool. Suitable for all levels, including non-swimmers. Bring swimmers and a towel. Check with doctor if it is suitable to participate in this exercise program.

WHEN: 9.15-10.15am. Aquatic Fitness, Tweed Regional Aquatic Centre, Heffron St, South Tweed. Free.

Fun, energetic and motivating workout in the pool. Suitable for all levels, including non-swimmers. Bring swimmers and a towel. Check with doctor if it is suitable to participate in this exercise program.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club, 4 Minjungbal Dr, Tweed Heads South. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Discussions with experienced family historians. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 07 5524 8531.

Seniors tech skills

WHEN: 10am-4pm

UKI Community Technology Centre, The Buttery, 1454 Kyogle Rd, Uki. Free. One-on-one tuition: computer basics; internet searching and security; file management; ancestor research; mobile phone use; enhancing images; using a USB; create a website; using YouTube; calendar making; word tips and tricks; scam awareness; social networking. Bookings essential to 0475 333 168 or email ctc.uki.nsw@ gmail.com.

Light exercise and yoga

WHEN: 9.30-11.15am

U3A Twin Towns Inc. St Cuthbert's Church Hall, Florence St, Tweed Heads. Free. Observe or join in a light exercise class followed by yoga. Bookings are not required.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc, 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free. Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

Dance for everybody

WHEN: 9.30-10.30am

AUTUMN Club, 16 Tumbulgum Rd, Murwillumbah. Free. A fun movement program of dance, exercise, tai chi and yoga designed to enhance integration of body and mind based on health science. Participate from seated or standing. Bookings essential to 0409 576 285 or email wwvirginiawoods@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8

Seniors Festival lunches

WHEN: 12-2pm

BANORA Point Community Baptist Church, 19-21 Corporation Circ, Banora Point. Free. A three-course meal with entertainment. Bookings essential to John (07) 5523 1122 or email jb@optusnet.com.au.

Laughtercise class

WHEN: 11.45am-1pm

MURWILLUMBAH Community Centre, Nullum St, Knox Park, Murwillumbah. Cost $3. Laughtercise is great fun and does wonders for your mind, body and spirit. Sandy Hunter is a certified Laughter Yoga teacher and has a passion for laughter exercises for your health and happiness. Come along, have fun and have a laugh. Bookings are not required. Contact: Wendy Constantine on 02 6672 3003.

Understanding retirement income streams

WHEN: 2pm

KINGSCLIFF Library, Turnock St, Kingscliff. Free. Join Sandra Dowling from the Department of Fair Trading for a talk on understanding retirement income streams. Bookings on 02 6674 1607.

Technology assistance

WHEN: 10am-1pm

SENIORS Information Hub, Banora Point Community Centre. Free. Learn to use technology - computer, tablet, mobile phone - more effectively. Sessions are one hour duration, however, ongoing lessons can be requested. Bookings are essential to Lyn Porter on 0755232030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Heritage Trail Walk and Historical Photo Display

WHEN: 9am

WALKERS meet at Tumbulgum Hall, cnr Riverside Dr and Government Rd. Free. A flat, easy 60-min escorted walk following the Tumbulgum Heritage Trail, suitable for all abilities. Following the walk participants are welcome to have a cuppa and view historical photos. Wear walking shoes and bring a water bottle. Contact: Sue on 0413 081 974, suebreck@hotmail.com.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Discussions with experienced family historians. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 07 5524 8531.

 

Come along to U3A Twin Towns during the NSW Seniors Festival and join in on the many activities.
Come along to U3A Twin Towns during the NSW Seniors Festival and join in on the many activities.

Rock 'n' roll and ballroom dancing exhibition

WHEN: 11am for 12pm start

TWIN Towns Friends Association Inc. South Tweed Community Hall, Heffron St, Tweed Heads South. Cost $10. A rock 'n' roll and ballroom dancing exhibition, followed by a light luncheon. Bookings essential to Doreen Welsh on 07 5524 1841 or 0409 720 130 or email doreenfriends1@bigpond.com.

Seniors concert and sing-along

WHEN: 10.30am

TYALGUM Community Hall Inc. 1 Cudrigan St, Tyalgum. Free. Morning tea followed by free concert and sing-along with local Tweed Coast artists. There is a free bus to this event from Tweed and Murwillumbah. For bus pick-up point and times phone Auriel Bartrim on 0266793569. Bookings essential on 0439722851 or tyalgumcommunityhall1908@gmail.com.

Seniors tech skills

WHEN: 10am-4pm

UKI Community Technology Centre, The Buttery, 1454 Kyogle Rd, Uki. Free. One-on-one tuition: computer basics; internet searching and security; file management; ancestor research; mobile phone use; enhancing images; using a USB; create a website; using YouTube; calendar making; word tips and tricks; scam awareness; social networking. Bookings essential on 0475333168 or email: ctc.uki.nsw@gmail.com.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc. 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free. Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

THURSDAY, MARCH 9

Memory Lane morning tea

WHEN: 10am-12pm

AUSTRALIAN Red Cross HACC Activities Room, Heffron St, South Tweed. Free. Share your story with students from North Coast TAFE and enjoy morning tea with Red Cross. Bring a photo to tell about your life and times. Bookings appreciated but not essential to Jane Wells on 0755245799 or email jwells@redcross.org.au.

Family history research

WHEN: 9.30am

MURWILLUMBAH Library Civic Centre, Murwillumbah. Free.

Interested in family history? Book in for a one on one session and discover how the library can help you with researching your family history. Bookings essential on 0266702427.

Safe social networking using facebook

WHEN: 9.30-11.30am

POTTSVILLE Beach Neighbourhood Centre (PBNC) 12A Elizabeth St. Free. Workshops are designed to educate participants on using facebook safely, focusing on understanding and maintaining individual privacy settings. There is a need for consumers to take control and make informed choices about what information is collected. Bookings essential on 0266764555 or email info@pbnc.org.au.

Technology assistance

WHEN: 10am-1pm

SENIORS Information Hub Banora Point Community Centre, cnr Leisure and Woodlands Drs, Banora Point. Free. Learn to use technology - computer, tablet, mobile phone - more effectively. Sessions are one hour duration, however, ongoing lessons can be requested. Bookings are essential to Lyn Porter on 0755232030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club, 4 Minjungbal Dr, Tweed Heads South. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Discussions with experienced family historians. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 0755248531.

Creating a dementia-friendly community

WHEN: 9.30am-12pm (QLD)

TWIN Towns Uniting Church, Coolangatta. Free. Donations are appreciated. Alzheimer's Australia NSW will speak on dementia in our community. Morning tea will be provided. This is a dementia-friendly event welcoming people living with dementia, carers and family. Bookings are preferred on 0432140005 or email debra.pinkerton@gmail.com.

Seniors tech skills

WHEN: 10am--4pm

UKI Community Technology Centre, The Buttery, 1454 Kyogle Rd, Uki. Free. One-on-one tuition: computer basics; internet searching and security; file management; ancestor research; mobile phone use; enhancing images; using a USB; create a website; using YouTube; calendar making; word tips and tricks; scam awareness; social networking. Bookings essential on 0475333168 or email ctc.uki.nsw@gmail.com.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc. 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free. Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

 

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FRIDAY, MARCH 10

Seniors Festival lunches

WHEN:12-2pm

BANORA Point Community Baptist Church, 19-21 Corporation Circuit. Free. A three-course meal with entertainment. Bookings essential to John on 0755231122 or email jb@optusnet.com.au.

Open Day, FABS (Fun Activities Banora Seniors)

WHEN: 9.30am-2pm

COME along to the centre to see what the FABS program has to offer -varied interest groups: exercise; qi gong; stretch your mind; scrabble; scrapbooking; mosaics; mah jong; card playing; AA; jewellery; singing for fun; plus more. Banora Point Community Centre. Contact: Lyn Porter on 0755232030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Technology assistance

WHEN: 10am-1pm

SENIORS Information Hub, Banora Point Community Centre. Free. Learn to use technology - computer, tablet, mobile phone - more effectively. Sessions are one hour duration, however, ongoing lessons can be requested. Bookings are essential to Lyn Porter on 0755232030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Information for Seniors

WHEN: 9am-12 noon

SENIORS Information Hub Banora Point Community Centre, Cnr Leisure Drive and Woodlands Drive, Banora Point. Free. Visit the Hub to access information on what is available for Seniors in the local area. There will be a Home Support Assessor from the Regional Assessment Service from Community Options Australia on site to answer any questions you may have about getting help at home through the Commonwealth Home Support Program. Bookings are not required. Contact: Lyn Porter on 0755232030 or email lporter@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

NIA dance

WHEN: 9-10am

KINGSCLIFF Community Hall, Marine Pde. Cost $5. A fun and easy to do movement practice for all body types. Draws simple steps from dance, martial arts and yoga. One hour of movement to soulful music, done in bare feet. Contact: Taryn on 0410960806 or email taryn111@hotmail.com.

Sharing Memories in a Digital World

Tweed Regional Gallery, 2 Mistral Rd, Murwillumbah.

WHEN: 10.30am.

Artist talk with photographer Damien O'Mara. Free.

 

WHEN: 11.15am.

Photography workshop. A practical session using your camera or smartphone to take images around the gallery.

WHEN: 1pm.

Social media workshop. Learn more about ways in which you can share images and stay connected in today's digital world. Facilitator: Ellie Beck, social media influencer.

For all events, bookings essential on 0266702790 (Wednesday to Sunday 10am-5pm) or via email tweedart@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Discussions with experienced family historians. Contact: Marion on 0755248531.

Seniors tech skills

WHEN: 10am-4pm

UKI Community Technology Centre, Free. One-on-one tuition: computer basics; internet searching and security; file management; ancestor research; mobile phone use; enhancing images; using a USB; create a website; using YouTube; calendar making; word tips and tricks; scam awareness; social networking. Bookings essential on 0475333168 or email: ctc.uki.nsw@gmail.com.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc. 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free.

Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

SATURDAY, MARCH 11

Australian Hearing Bus

WHEN: 8am-12pm (QLD time)

COOLANGATTA Senior Citizens Centre,

2 Gerrard St, Coolangatta. Free hearing tests. No appointment necessary. www.hearing.com.au.

40th birthday celebrations, sausage sizzle and car boot sale

WHEN: 8am-2pm (QLD time)

COOLANGATTA Senior Citizens. 2 Gerrard St. Free. Car boot sale spaces $10-20. Insurance cover for stallholders required. Bookings for car boot sale spaces essential to Renae Barron on 0755364050.

Croquet - Come and Try Day

WHEN: 1-5pm

MURWILLUMBAH Croquet Club, Brisbane St, Knox Park. Free.

Come along to try croquet. Mallets can be provided. Afternoon tea provided at 3pm during the break. Bookings are essential: Jan Neely on 0407723087 or email: jangorneely@yahoo.com.au.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club. Free. Discover how to research your family tree with experienced family historians. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 0755248531.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc. 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free. Discuss our classes: art; pen and ink; current affairs topical discussion; or languages including French, Spanish, Italian and more; geography with travel and book club; tea and talk literature; poetry and plays.

SUNDAY, MARCH 12

Senior Citizens Day chocolate bingo

WHEN: 2.30pm

BURRINGBAR District Sports Club, Fourth Ave, Burringbar. Free. Bingo with chocolate prizes followed by afternoon tea. Email burringbarsports@bigpond.com.

Family History Open Week

WHEN: 10am-3pm daily

TWEED Gold Coast Family History & Heritage Association Inc. Family History Research Room, South Tweed Sports Club. Free. Discover how to research your family tree. Special membership offer during Seniors Festival. Contact: Marion on 0755248531.

Awareness event

WHEN: 9am-1pm

U3A Twin Towns Inc. 2 Tweed Mall, Wharf St, Tweed Heads. Free.

(* DISCLAIMER: Please note that while every effort is made to ensure accuracy, all events are subject to change and we do not accept responsibility for this.)


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