Brent's Briefs

Help a child at Christmas

Gifts for the not for profit relief organisation Samaritan’s Purse and their ‘Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Mission’ are to be collected by September 23. People can fill in an available pre-printed shoebox with new gifts or another option is to ‘adopt a box for a $9 donation. For more information call Sue Garlinge 6358 8563.

Live country music

Ernie Constance is performing country music at the Ilford Hall on Sunday, September 25 with all proceeds going to Kids and Carers. A sausage sizzle lunch will be available from 12 midday and the show starts at 1pm. Tickets are $20 and kids under 16 are free. There’ll be a raffle and lucky door prize with free tea and coffee all afternoon and free popcorn and a drink for the kids. Afternoon tea will also be available.

Art group’s exhibition

The Kandos Art Group will hold an exhibition of their work at the Kandos CWA rooms on Friday and Saturday September 30 and October 1. Please call in for a look. The group meets every Tuesday from 11am to 2pm at the CWA rooms in Jacques Street. If you feel creative and enjoy a glass of wine and good company, come along and join them.

Rotary’s Annual Wollemi Awards

Nominations for the Rotary Club’s annual Wollemi Business and Community Awards close on Friday, September 30. Nomination forms are at the Community Charity Shop in Kandos. Nomination forms can be posted to PO Box 22 Rylstone NSW 2849 or left in a collection box at the charity shop. They can also be emailed to or 

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