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Book Club (Thursday)

Thu September 19 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thu 21 November 2019,

BATHURST. The library obtains multiple copies of a requested book and each member pays $3 per book. A seated section of the library is assigned to the group for each meeting so you will always have a comfortable space to chat.

Yes, it’s time to write my book! – Writing Workshop

Sat September 28 - Sun September 29

CARCOAR. Dianne Todaro-Wells will work with you in an intimate group setting over two days to develop your ideas into a tangible book proposal.

Central West Writers’ Group Meeting

Sun September 29 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

BATHURST. Bathurst is the venue for the next meeting of the Central West Writers' Group. Bring along writing for others to give you feedback on and opt into our 100-word drabble challenge too.

Orange Regional Arts Foundation grants close

Mon September 30

ORANGE. Both the ORAF Bi-annual Funding and the Jump Start Arts Grant.

Book Club (Wednesday)

Wed October 2 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until Wed 6 November 2019,

BATHURST LIBRARY. The library obtains multiple copies of a requested book and each member pays $3 per book. A seated section of the library is assigned to the group for each meeting so you will always have a comfortable space to chat.

FanClub & Bathurst Library

Mon October 7 at 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until Mon 2 December 2019,

BATHURST. Bring your notepad & pen or device and finish that fanfic you started ages ago! Talk with others who love fandoms and get advice for fics or fanart!

Bev Brock – Book Talk

Wed October 9 at 10:00 am

BATHURST. October 2019 marks 50 years since Peter Brock first raced at Mt Panorama, a track that would define his career with a record nine wins and the title of undisputed 'King of the Mountain'.

John Smailes Book Talk – Bathurst

Thu October 10 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

BATHURST. Motor-racing journalist/commentator John Smailes discusses his brand new book that captures the magic and moments of Mount Panorama

John Smailes Book Talk – Orange

Fri October 11 at 5:00 pm

ORANGE. Author John Smailes will be talking about his new book on Mt Panorama on Friday 11 October, which is the Friday before the great race.

Judy Nunn – Khaki Town

Wed October 16 at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

ORANGE. Meet author Judy Nunn at Orange City Library when she talks about her latest book and also signs copies.

Charlotte Wood – Book Talk

Fri October 18 at 6:00 pm

BATHURST. The Weekend explores growing old and growing up, and what happens when we're forced to uncover the lies we tell ourselves. Sharply observed and excruciatingly funny, this is a jewel of a book, a rich celebration of tenderness and friendship.

Author Visit – Karly Lane

Tue November 5 at 6:30 pm

GRENFELL. Karly is an Australian author who lives on the mid-north coast of NSW where her parents, grandparents and great grandparents all lived. She has a strong love of rural towns and the communities created in them. Titles such as The wrong Callahan, Someone like you, Six ways to Sunday, Tallowood bound, Gemma’s bluff, North star, Morgan’s law, Bridie’s choice, Second chance town, Poppy’s dilemma and Burnt. Join us to hear from Karly about her new book coming out in…

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The What’s On calendar covers arts events happening across the NSW Central West. These events are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Whilst all care is taken and accuracy is our priority we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. To contribute an event email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au