It’s feeding time for eight-month-old Caleb (front), watched by Lismore mum Tory Hardy (with glasses) with baby Toki, and Sarah Gurney (front left) with baby Hayden, and other members of a mother’s group run by the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre in Lismore.
It’s feeding time for eight-month-old Caleb (front), watched by Lismore mum Tory Hardy (with glasses) with baby Toki, and Sarah Gurney (front left) with baby Hayden, and other members of a mother’s group run by the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre in Lismore. Jacklyn Wagner

Local events on today and tomorrow

Today  (Thursday)

1. Northern Rivers Family Care Centre runs a Breastfeeding  Café 11am to 1pm at the CWA Tea rooms in Spinks Park Lismore (behind the Fire Station) ph Caroline or Jeannee on 6622 8705.

2. Bridge Club 12noon Italo Club North Lismore ph 6621 5334 for more information.

3. Codependants Anonymous (CODA) 12 step program meets every Thursday 5.15 to 6.30pm at Red Dove Centre, Keen St, Lismore

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

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

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

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

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

9. Spiritsong  7.30pm North Ballina ph 6687 6657 or 6628 5660.

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

11. Gem & Lapidary Club silversmithing and faceting Workshop from 9am to 12.30pm in the Arts & Crafts Pavilion, Lismore Showground.  Info 6688 8280.

12. Lismore C W A 9am  morning tea 9.30 am meeting C W A room Spinks Park ph 6621 2142.

13. Amnesty International Lismore Group 6pm ph 6622 0052

14. Alstonville Toastmasters 7.pm Anglican Church hall Alstonville . ph 6628 3626.

15. Brunswick Valley Communicators 7.30pm Anglican Centre Ocean Shores ph 6684 3349.

16. Casino View Club 11.15am Casino R S M Club ph 6662 4154 or 6662 2610.

17. Parents in Pain Inc  offers friendship, support & understanding to families who have a  member affected by drug addiction ph 6628 7949.

18. NR Gambling Service at Casino Family Support Service ph 6662 6792.

19. Bangalow Quilters St Kevin’s church hall Bangalow ph 6687 1453 or 6688 4324.

20. Lismore Base Hospital Auxiliary Cooking and Craft Stall from 8.30am to 2pm in Foyer at Lismore Base Hospital Uralba St ph 6624 1583 or 6624 4666.

21. Lismore Home Garden Education Club 1pm Lismore and District Workers Club. Interesting speakers and garden discussions, ph 6624 1125, 6621 4100, or 6625 1773.

22. Lismore Library offers activity night for high school students 5.30pm to 7.15pm ph 6621 2464 for more information.

Tomorrow (Friday)

1.U3A Friday Forum 10am, Lismore Workers Sports Club. Topic: How do we deal with our ‘skeletons?’ Ph 6624 3022 for further information.

2. The Winsome Soup Kitchen in conjunction with Lismore Art Club is holding an Art Exhibition and Open House at the Winsome Hotel, 11 Bridge St, North Lismore. Come take a tour of the historic building, then feel free to enjoy some art, wine, live music and cheese. Entry for Friday night is $5 with doors opening at 6.30 pm. A coffee shop and local Art exhibition will continue to run over the weekend from 10am to 4pm, with donation upon entry appreciated. All proceeds will go towards the running of the Winsome Soup Kitchen.

3. Al-anon Family Groups, 7pm, Trinity Catholic College, Orion St, Lismore, ph 6622 0369.

4. Poor Vision? Free closed circuit TV demonstration/access to assist vision impaired people with reading and writing, 9am-1pm, by appointment, ph 6622 8383.

5. Table Tennis Junior Coaching 7pm Lismore Workers Sports Club Table Tennis Centre ph 6624 5153.

6.  Brunswick Valley Historical Society 11am to 3pm cnr Stuart & Myocum Sts Mullumbimby ph 6688 4356.

7. Free Walking Group for 18 years and older 5.15 to 6.30pm, Meet at Brewster St and Uralba St across from Lismore Square ph 6628 1822.

8. Lismore Laurel Club of Legacy meeting 10.30am  C W A rooms Spinks Park Lismore ph 6621 4302

9. Coraki Rural Youth Club 7.30pm ph 6629 5217.

10. Social Support and Education group for guys under 26yrs 6pm to 8pm meal provided ph 6622 2193. or 6621 4170.

11. Northern River Legal Centre Casino Family Support Service ph 6662 6792.

12. Koonorigan BBQ 6.30 pm Koonorigan hall

13. Earlybird Advocacy Support Group for families of premature and long term ill babies 9.30am to 11am Family Support Network 46 Uralba St Lismore ph 6628 7111.

14. Karaoke “meet fun people and make friends” 12.30pm to 2.30pm Lismore Challenge Auditorium 296 Molesworth t Lismore ph 6627 5000 or 6627 5026

15. Community 4 Kids Playgroup 10.30am to 12.30pm Kalina Nursing Home Activities room, ph 6624 3311 or 6623 1602.

16. Northern Rivers Community Transport- Dunoon Access Shopping Bus runs today.  $10 return.  Also picks up Tullera, Modenville, The Channon, Numulgi, Woodlawn, Nth Lismore.  Enq & bookings 66247070 or driver Graeme Manning 0448484995.

17. Tintenbar Community Aid Network (TICAN) 8.30am, helping people in the local community, ph 6687 8033.
 


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