Find out what’s on in Yass Valley between November 10-November 24.
If you caught Wednesday’s edition of the paper, please ignore the dates these events were published with. We experienced some kind of cyberspace internet action that dated all of them back to a day earlier and 1889 – oops!
Murrumbateman Village Market
When: Saturday, November 10, 9am-1pm
Where: Murrumbateman Recreation Grounds, Murrumbateman
Info: Purchase all your fresh fruit and vegetables for the week ahead and a few Christmas presents from the craft stalls at the village’s fortnightly markets. Visit www.mvmarket.com.
Yass Remembrance Day Service
When: Sunday, November 11, from 10.30am
Where: Outside of Yass Soldiers’ Memorial Hall, 82-94 Comur St, Yass
Info: The Yass RSL sub-branch will hold this year’s Remembrance Day service in front of the enhanced cenotaph. This will be the first time locals will see the new granite wall around the stone monument. Call 0411 096 562.
Binalong Community Markets
When: Sunday, November 11, 9am-2pm
Where: Behind the Cafe on Queen, 13 Queen St, Binalong
Info: The first of the monthly Binalong Community Markets. Visitors can expect to pick-up plants, candles, macramé, giftware, baked goods and jam. Call 6227 4222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paddock Tree Tour
When: Sunday, November 11, 12.30-6.30pm
Where: Catch the bus from behind the Yass Memorial Hall at 12.30pm
Cost: Free, but must RSVP to email@example.com
Info: Enjoy a bus tour of paddock trees in the Yass and Boorowa/Hovells Creek region with local Landcarers. The event aims to promote the protection of these trees, which provide shelter and food for livestock, birds, bats and insects.
An Artistic Garden
When: Friday, November 16, 10am-4pm
Where: Derringullen Creek, 956 Wargeila Rd, Yass
Info: Local Penny Kerr is opening up her beautiful garden for the day to members of the public and artists. The event will host gardening and creative workshops, market stalls, food, coffee and raffles. People are advised to bring cash. Call 0427571756 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
When: Sunday, November 18, from 2pm
Where: Eden Road Wines, 3182 Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman
Info: This event invites writers from the region to talk about their work and processes. This November, Winepress will highlight women as artists and writers, including two outstanding authors, Kim Mahood and Sarah Rice. Visit www.southerntablelandsarts.com.au.
Yass Red Cross - An Evening in the Garden
When: Saturday, November 24, 5-9pm
Where: Flinders Forge Sculpture Garden, 5 Wales Close, Bowning
Info: Enjoy the blooms in the garden at this time of year and help to raise money for the Yass Red Cross charity. There will be music, wine, food, stalls and a raffle.