Local events on today and tomorrow

Today (Thursday)

1. Lismore Sociable Lesbian Group, 5.30pm, ACON, every second Thursday of month, 'theme evening’, ph 6622 1555.

2. GriefShare 7pm Christian Community Church 51 Deegan Drive Goonellabah ph 6624 3150 for more information.

3. Rugrats Playgroup Ballina, 10am-midday, Uniting Church Hall, Cherry St, ph 6681 6413.

4. Wardell Community Centre 9 Sinclair St, Wardell.  Open 9am-4pm   Ph:66834867

5. Lismore Library Storytime, 10.30am, phone 6621 2464.

6. Table Tennis U3A 10am Lismore Workers Sports Club Table Tennis Centre ph 6624 5153.

7. Lismore Gem Club workshop 9am  to 12noon Arts and Crafts Pavilion, Lismore Show Ground.  Contact 66888280 or 66219436

8. Australian Breastfeeding Ass 10am Goonellabah Community Centre ph 6624 3507

9. Casino Toastmasters 7pm R S L hall ph 6662 3841.

10. Base Hospital Auxiliary meeting 2pm meeting  Crawford House Hunter St. Lismore Base Hospital. Everyone  Welcome, Cooking & Craft stall in Hospital Foyer from 8.30am to 1pm. ph 6624 1583 or 6624 4666..

11. Lismore Area Rural Australians Refugees 5.30pm Meeting room Lismore Library ph 6688 8198.

12. Casino Mental Health Carers Support Group 10.30am for coffee, chat and to share experiences ph 6628 6416 or 0400 567 080.

13. St Frances Xavier’s Catholic Parish will have Holy Thursday Mass at Ballina and Wardell from 7pm.

14. The Alstonville Uniting Church has a service at 7pm.

15. St Paul’s Anglican Church in Byron Bay will have the Last Supper and foot washing at 7.30pm.

Tomorrow (Good Friday)

1. The Passion according to St Mark—Charles Wood 5.30pm St Carthage’s Cathedral Lismore.  A local combined choir of 40+ voices, including St Andrew’s Choir, and Spiritsong will be presenting this meditative and powerful piece of English choral music which was written in 1920. Stuart Weightman guest conductor from New Zealand and conductor of the Auckland Boy’s Choir and with Warren Whitney at the organ will present the St Mark Passion, by Charles Wood. This is a free performance, all welcome. A retiring offering will be taken.

2. St Frances Xavier’s Catholic Parish will have a service at 10am at Ballina and a Celebration of the Lord’s Passion at Ballina at 3pm

3. The Alstonville Uniting Church has a service at 9am.

4. The Southern Cross Presbyterian Church will meet at 9.30am.

5. St Paul’s Anglican Church in Byron Bay will have a liturgy of the day at 9.30am.

Easter Saturday

1. The Passion according to St Mark—Charles Wood 1pm All Saint’s Church Murwillumbah.  A local combined choir of 40+ voices, including St Andrew’s Choir, and Spiritsong will be presenting this meditative and powerful piece of English choral music which was written in 1920. Stuart Weightman guest conductor from New Zealand and conductor of the Auckland Boy’s Choir and with Warren Whitney at the organ will present the St Mark Passion, by Charles Wood. This is a free performance, all welcome. A retiring offering will be taken.

2. The Passion according to St Mark—Charles Wood 3.30pm  St Martin’s Church, Mullumbimby.  A local combined choir of 40+ voices, including St Andrew’s Choir, and Spiritsong will be presenting this meditative and powerful piece of English choral music which was written in 1920. Stuart Weightman guest conductor from New Zealand and conductor of the Auckland Boy’s Choir and with Warren Whitney at the organ will present the St Mark Passion, by Charles Wood. This is a free performance, all welcome. A retiring offering will be taken.

3. The Southern Cross Presbyterian Church will meet at 9.30am and 6pm.

4. St Paul’s Anglican Chruch will have a Lighting of the New Fire service at 6.30pm at St Oswald’s in Broken Head.

5. The 85th Lismore Easter Tennis Classic on from Saturday to Monday at Lismore Tennis Courts.

Easter Sunday

1. St Paul’s Anglican Church in Byron Bay will have Sunday services at 9am and 7.30pm.

Easter Monday

events listing to come this afternoon

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