DIARY | Community calendar

ON THE ROAD: Western Sydney Cycling Network hosts regular rides around the region for riders of all levels.
ON THE ROAD: Western Sydney Cycling Network hosts regular rides around the region for riders of all levels.
  • Entries for this diary from community groups and non-profit organisations should reach us nine days before anticipated publication. Because of space restrictions there’s no guarantee entries will run. Email to alison.adams@fairfaxmedia.com.au.



U3A Liverpool: Liverpool University of the Third Age is for over 50s and offers a range of classes. Enrolment days for 2019 are on Thursday and Friday, January 10 and 11 from 10am-noon each day at the Dr Pirie Centre, corner Bigge and Moore Streets, Liverpool. Detaiils: 9601 5574.


Clothes Box: Heckenberg Connections, Oliveri Hall,1 Tantangara Street, on Fridays and Tuesdays, 9.30am-12.30pm. Used clothing for babies to adults available. 


Market time: Abbotsbury Uniting Church, corner of Cowpasture Road and Stockdale Crescent, Abbotsbury will hold a Community Market on Saturday, December 1 from 8.30am-2pm. There will be plenty of Christmas gifts, children’s knitwear, books, plants, china and glassware. Morning tea and a sausage sizzle willo be available. Details: 9826 1060.

Family fun: A twilight market and an evening of free family fun will help to usher in the Christmas season at Stockland’s Willowdale community at Denham Court on Saturday, December 1 from 5pm-8pm. More than 35 stalls and Santa on a fire truck. Details: www.stockland.com.au/willowdale


On your bike: Western Sydney Cycling Network will host an easy 18 km ride from Carramar to Bland’s Oak on Sunday, December 2 from 9am. A 10km ride for newcomers can be arranged by calling Doug on 0411 615 867 two days prior. Details: www.westernsydneycyclingnetwork.com.au


Help to quit: CORE Community Services will launch its tobacco control project at CORE Community Services, corner McBurney Road, Cabramatta on Monday, December 3 from 11am-1pm. The project targets Arabic, Chinese, and Vietnamese speaking communities as research consistently shows high smoking rates, particularly in men, within these communities. Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/tobacco-control-launch-day-tickets-52453023405