Wednesday Aug 12 to Tuesday August 18
If you have an event that you’d like to see promoted on the Lennox Wave’s What’s On page, send the details—date, time, location and contact—to Megan Spyker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wed 12 Aug– Working at Boulder Beach and meeting at the Coast Road car-park 8.30am.
Lennox Head Playgroup – Lennox Head Community and Cultural Centre (Children’s Area)
Every Tuesday during the school term 9.30-11.30am for 0-6 years of age and Fridays 9.30am-11.30am for 2-6 years of age.
A place where parents/carers and children (0 – 6yrs) can come together in a relaxed and friendly environment. Playgroup gives children an opportunity to play, make friends and develop skills, all while having fun. Playgroup provides parents/carers with an opportunity to meet other parents. For more info call Jennifer on 0412 485 939.
Thurs 13 Aug– BINGO 1pm – 3pm. Prize pool to be won!
Thurs 13 Aug– Trivia from 7pm
Fri 14 Aug, Sat 15 & Sun 16 Aug– Club Raffles at 5.30pm
Sun 16 Aug – From 4pm, Sebastian. Featuring songs by Bobby Darin and Dean Martin mixed up with a dash of Rock & Roll classics. Free entry and family friendly!
The Lennox Hotel
Wed 12 Aug– Get Quizzed Trivia from 7pm (registrations from 6.30pm). All questions come with a visual and involve everything from pick the song in the video clip, to pick the sound all the way to spot the difference.
Thurs 13 Aug— Jam Night from 8pm. The legendary Lennox Jam night has been running for many years and brings musicians in from all around the Northern Rivers areas and beyond. Come on down, bring your instrument. All are welcome who are looking to gain experience or just want to mingle with musicians.
Fri 14 Aug – From 9.30pm, Barefoot Alley
Sat 15 Aug – From 9.30pm, Rouges Gallery
Sun 16 Aug – From 5pm, Totum
Mon 17 Aug — Poker 888 from 8pm
Lifeball – Lennox Head Community & Cultural Centre
Tues 18 Aug – Every Tuesday at 9.30am for the over 50’s. Lifeball is a game designed to keep people over 50 fit and healthy. Similar to netball and basketball, it’s great for physical, mental and social health. If you’d like to give it a try contact Yvonne on 0448 004161 or Trish on 0411 272 685.
Reading Hour and Toy Sleepover – Lennox Head Library
Tues 18 Aug – National reading hour will be from 6-7pm. The library is closed to people but toys are welcome for a sleepover and story session. Drop your toy off Mon/Tues and pick up a book to read at home during reading hour. Collect your toy, photo and certificate later in the week.
Out of Town
Northern Rivers Community Gallery – Cherry St, Ballina
On now until 30 Aug: FROM A NORTHERLY ASPECT – Peter Mortimore and Brian Cook
The Northern Rivers is an inspirational place for artists. It’s beaches, blue water, flowing rivers, rolling hills and rugged ranges provide endless subjects. It’s skies, from sunlit dawns to vermillion sunsets, provide dramatic backdrops, each new day brings new inspiration. Brian Cook and Peter Mortimore’s works are inspired by the colour and sumptuous beauty of the Northern Rivers.
Breast Cancer Support Group – Kentwell Community Hall, Ballina
Thurs 13 Aug – 10am-11.30am. For any woman, or friends and family, diagnosed with, or recovering from, breast cancer. Held on the 1st Thursday of the month the meeting includes a sharing of morning tea and information, followed by a guest speaker and a relaxation session.
Alstonville Showground Market – Sun 16 Aug
Byron Farmers Market – Thurs 13 Aug from 8am – 11am, at the Butler Street Reserve, Byron Bay.
Bangalow Farmers Market – Sat 15 Aug from 8am -11am, at the Bangalow Hotel Carpark.
Lismore Farmers Market — Sat 15 Aug, Lismore Showgrounds Alexandra Parade, Lismore
Ballina Farmers Market – Sun 16 Aug from 6am – 5pm at Missingham Bridge.
Lennox Head Market – 2nd and 5th Sunday of the month
Byron Bay Market – Butler St Reserve – 1st Sunday of the month
Channon Market – Coronation Park, The Channon – 2nd Sunday of the month
Lismore Car Boot Market – Lismore Shopping Square, 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month (on this Sunday!)
Mullumbimby Museum Market — Stuart Street, 3rd Sunday of the month (on this Sunday!)
BrEaST Friends Girls Night In – Dunes on Shelly, East Ballina
Fri 28 Aug – From 6.3opm: a girls night in fundraiser for the Cancer Council. Raffles, auctions, best dressed prizes, live music, food and drink. Please like the ‘BrEaST Friends’ Facebook page for more details. Tickets are available now at ticketbooth.com.au $65
Nimbin Fun Run – Start and Finish at Nimbin Showground
Sun 30 Aug – 5km fun run starts at 11.30am. Adults $20 and 12-16 yrs $15. Other family organised activities, raffles, food and drinks. Please contact Cassandra Jefferys on 0428439526.
Sample Food Festival – Bangalow Showgrounds
Sat 5 September – Save the date… Sample Food Festival is a Northern New South Wales festival that celebrates the creativity and wellbeing of the local food. Bright tropical flavours, and bold creative flair attract over 15,000 visitors annually. Sample Food Festival is held in the village of Bangalow and is supported by 200 stall holders, who include local restaurant owners, farmers and local food producers. Further info at http://www.samplensw.com/index.php/food-festival-2015