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BOOKS, BOOKS AND BOOKS
Looking for your next read?
St Paul's Anglican Cathedral Bendigo is hosting it's Pop-up Book Shop every Thursday in January.
Paperbacks will cost $1 each and hardbacks $2 each.
The shop will be in the front of the Myers Street building.
For more information, visit stpaulsbendigo.org.au, email email@example.com or phone 5443 5061.
Where: St Paul's Anglican Cathedral, 8 Myers Street, Bendigo.
When: Thursday, 9.30am to 11.30am.
Looking for something fun to do with the kids? Well head on over to the Castlemaine Library this Friday and join in the T-RIFIC T-Rex party!
This event is an interactive production about a cheeky dinosaur with lots to see and learn along the way.
Please note as per the state government requirements anyone in attendance of the event over the age of 18 will need to provide proof they've been vaccinated against coronavirus.
To book your spot click here.
Visit goldfieldslibraries.com for more information or call 5472 1458.
Where: Castlemaine Library, Barker Street.
When: Friday, January 21, 1pm to 2pm.
COME AND TRY CROQUET
Come and try a day of croquet at the Golden Square Croquet Club.
The sport is suitable for people of all ages and is a way to get healthy while having fun.
This event is free with no obligations.
All equipment is provided, just wear flat shoes.
For more information, please call Don on 5449 6332 or Pam on 5441 8220.
Where: Golden Square Croquet Club, Wade Street, Bendigo.
When: Monday and Friday from 9.15am to 11am.
PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITIONS
Imprint sees a selection of local artists come together to exhibit prints of their original artwork.
The exhibition is aimed at helping artists re-connect with Bendigo locals and visitors alike after COVID-19 cancellation.
This exhibition features a large, diverse range of art styles.
For further information, phone 5434 6060.
Where: Living Arts Space (inside Bendigo Visitor Centre), Pall Mall.
When: Until Sunday, January 30, 9am to 5pm.
FESTIVALS AND FAIRS
SUMMER OF CELLAR DOORS
Summer of Cellar Doors is back on in 2021 with another line-up of events that will keep people coming back to Heathcote right across the summer months.
Wineries within the region will be celebrating old and new releases, hosting guest chefs and producers.
There will be food and wine pairing experiences, new cellar doors and lots of live music.
More than 10 wineries are joining in the fun, with something for every wine lover to enjoy.
All wineries will be operating in a COVID safe manner. Booking in advance is recommended. Click here for more information.
Where: Heathcote region.
When: Every weekend in summer, 10am to 6pm.
TOWN FOLK FESTIVAL
Castlemaine will come together in February to celebrate contemporary artists in music today.
This folk festival will host artists such as Carissa Myalu, Charm of Finches, Felicity Cripps, Forever Son, Galaxy Hop, Hannah Blackburn and Hugh F just to name a few.
There will be four stages of entertainment across three great venues.
For further information and tickets, click here.
When: Saturday, February 12, 3pm to 11pm.
CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
Planning your next festival? Look no further than the Bendigo Chamber Music Festival.
This event will feature 15 concerts across five days with budding superstars such as Chloe Lankshear, Grace Clifford and Charlotte Miles performing.
There will also be David Elton, Sulki Yu, Amir Farid, Donald Nicholson and Stephen King making their first appearances at the festival.
The festival boasts a varied repertoire throughout the week and will continue the tradition of the Community Concert at the Bendigo Town Hall, along with the Bendigo Chamber Choir.
To see the full program click here.
Where: Various venues in Bendigo.
When: February 2 to 6.
CANCELLED COMMUNITY EVENTS
The Spring Gully Dance committee has decided to cancel its Saturday and Monday night dances until further notice.
Visit facebook.com/SpringGullyDance/ for the latest information from the committee.
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