Silent Auction for Celebrity Quiz Night

Circle of Hope (114) and Family Reunion Circle (115) present a Silent Auction. Make your bid now via email. Final bids on 27 August at the Celebrity Quiz Night at Burnside City Uniting Church (384 Portrush Rd, Tusmore) All proceeds from sales will go towards the support of refugees and asylum seekers Download Catalogue Bidding rules: Bids can be placed …

Blackwood Players Charity Night

Support a local theatre company AND refugees!

Blackwood Players presents Curtains Up a hilarious comedy of five women who inherit equal shares in a dilapidated theatre and plan to bring it back to life again.

Date: 30 August at 8:00
Venue: Blackwood Memorial Hall, 21 Coromandel Parade Blackwood

Tickets $20.00.
Seating is cabaret style so bring friends and nibbles with drinks available at the bar.

Proceeds will go to Blackwood Hills Circle of Friends for support of refugees and asylum seekers.

Book now: https://www.trybooking.com/CBOVI

Queries: Jenny Lewis 0418848508

 

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