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Archive - September 2017

Sci–Fi LAB @ The Joan
30 Sep 2017
Sci–Fi LAB @ The Joan
Cult classic movie nights mixed with art and science exploring earth, space and the beyond! 
Armistice Day Centenary Grants
28 Sep 2017
Armistice Day Centenary Grants
Liberal Senator for Western Sydney and Minister for Defence, Marise Payne said the Australian Government has provided $50,000 in grant funding for local community commemorations throughout Lindsay and Macquarie to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War in 2018. 
Nepean Hospital Gears Up for Construction
27 Sep 2017
Nepean Hospital Gears Up for Construction
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith and Tanya Davies MP, Member for Mulgoa have announced the development application process had begun for the new clinical tower building at Nepean Hospital. 
NSW Teachers Retracing Steps of the Anzacs
24 Sep 2017
NSW Teachers Retracing Steps of the Anzacs
Stuart Ayres MP, Minister for Sport invites history teachers from across NSW to walk the battlefields and trenches of the Western Front as part of the 2018 Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship tour. 
2018, Year Of The Rose: Tropfest Calls For Entries
23 Sep 2017
2018, Year Of The Rose: Tropfest Calls For Entries
Tropfest 2018 to focus on diversity and representation.

The world’s largest short film festival, Tropfest Australia, is calling for entries, encouraging submissions from filmmakers that showcase Australia’s vibrancy and diversity. 
Into the Archives - Do you know these people?
17 Sep 2017
Into the Archives - Do you know these people?
Do you know these people?

Help us unravel the past and dig up the future! 
Funding Now Available for Anzac Community Projects
16 Sep 2017
Funding Now Available for Anzac Community Projects
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith, called for applications in the latest round of the Community War Memorials Fund (CWMF) and the Anzac Community Grants Program (ACGP). 
Cavalcade of Fashion Fabulous Fifties
15 Sep 2017
Cavalcade of Fashion Fabulous Fifties
“Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only…fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” Coco Channel 
Templeman Encourages Community to ask ‘R U OK?’
14 Sep 2017
Templeman Encourages Community to ask ‘R U OK?’
Federal Member for Macquarie, Susan Templeman, is encouraging people to ask a friend or relative if they are OK, on R U OK? Day, Thursday 14 September. 
Worlds Fastest Violinist - Morning Melodies at The Joan
12 Sep 2017
Worlds Fastest Violinist - Morning Melodies at The Joan
Beyond the Danube is a spectacular show featuring a combination of international guest artists, musicians of the highest acclaim and led by the world’s fastest violinist, Vov Dylan, in a show that will delight fans of classical and popular music of all ages. 
Spoken Four – Some of the World’s Best Slam Poets Head to Penrith
10 Sep 2017
Spoken Four – Some of the World’s Best Slam Poets Head to Penrith
Philip Wilcox (Aus) + Ian Keteku (Canada) + Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa (Aus) + Arielle Cottingham (USA) + DJ 
Remember to Vote Today!
9 Sep 2017
Remember to Vote Today!
Is your Council one of 46 councils across NSW going to the polls today, to decide who will represent their communities for the next three years? 
Funding to Support Community Volunteers in NSW
8 Sep 2017
Funding to Support Community Volunteers in NSW
Minister for Justice Michael Keenan and New South Wales Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant announced $250,000 for training community volunteers to provide assistance when disasters strike. 
Modernism in the Garden Free Garden Talk
6 Sep 2017
Modernism in the Garden Free Garden Talk
Margo’s garden in spring!
Emu Island – Modernism in Place 
Don't Forget to Vote on September 9!
4 Sep 2017
Don't Forget to Vote on September 9!
The Hills Shire and Hornsby Shire NSW Local Council Elections are on Saturday 9 September - do you need to vote? 
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