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Library can help get your book club started

Library can help get your book club started

If you run, or would like to start, your own book club, Narellan Library can help you out with Book Club Kits! The kits include 10 copies of a book, with the choice of fiction, non-fiction and biographies. There’s also a set of discussion questions to help your group get the conversation started and the DVD of the film adaptation, when available.  Mayor of Camden, Cr Theresa Fedeli, said as long as the book club had at least one library member, the group could register and borrow the kits.  “From Anh Do’s The Happiest Refugee: A Memoir to John Green’s… Read more »

Kings of Country: brilliant tribute to Cash, Nelson and Denver

Kings of Country: brilliant tribute to Cash, Nelson and Denver

The Kings of Country is a remarkable tribute to three of the biggest country music legends of all time. The show, which is returning to our shores this month direct from the USA, offers fans a unique opportunity to experience the music of three amazing artists in one night. Philip Bauer, Michael Moore and Ted Vigil are the Kings of Country. Bauer who is instantly recognizable as the Man in Black, has been recreating the look and sound of Johnny Cash for over a decade. With all the moves, patter and sound that personifies American country music, Bauer is recognized… Read more »

Music legend Lonnie Lee to pop in for a chat on local radio

Music legend Lonnie Lee to pop in for a chat on local radio

Lonnie Lee is a pioneer of Australian rockabilly music. At the peak of his career Lee, pictured above, had eight Top 100 singles, including three Top 20s with hits such as Starlight Star Bright, I Found a New Love and Aint It So. Over the years he has appeared on some of the great music shows on Australian TV, including Bandstand and Six O’clock Rock. In the 1960s Lee toured the UK and the USA, before staying a while writing and recording in America. In 1961 he was awarded the Golden Mike Award as Australia’s most popular recording star.  Lee has released… Read more »

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Liverpool, Campbelltown art galleries win cash boost

BOTH Liverpool’s and Campbelltown’s art galleries have been included in the list of recipients of the $30 million Crown Resorts Foundation and Packer Family Foundation Western Sydney Arts Initiative. Campbelltown Arts Centre will receive $100,000 per year over two years. The funding will be used towards the introduction of anRead more »

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Our botanic garden turns 26

NOW is the perfect time to applaud plant conservation as the Australian Botanic Garden at Mount Annan turns celebrates 26 years of existence. The epicentre of this nation’s efforts to protect our 25,000 native plants from extinction, the country’s largest botanic garden grows many of Australia’s native plants and atRead more »

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Eschalot’s treats make drive to Berrima worth it

Ian Bailey reviews Eschalot at Berrima: We found the charm of an old sandstone building, which has been the home of Eschalot for over 10 years, immediately inviting and relaxing. No outlandish decor. No polished concrete. Fireplaces ready if they should be required. Today (September 12) was cold in BerrimaRead more »

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Plenty of school holiday activities

The school holidays have started and you don’t know what to do with the kids? Well, no need to fret, there are heaps of local activities available through your local council. Campbelltown City Council’s Spring School Holiday Program is, as always jam packed with activities of all types. Some ofRead more »

Number one: Campbelltown Golf Course at Glen Alpine.

Start shooting, you snappers

It’s that time of year again for nature loving shutterbugs to polish off that camera lens, get outdoors and get snapping as part of the annual Macarthur Nature Photography competition. Hosted by the three Macarthur councils – Campbelltown, Camden and Wollondilly, the competition aims to raise awareness of the region’sRead more »

A painting of Wests Tigers captain Robbie Farah is part of the exhibition at Campbelltown Arts Centre

Catch The List on show

There is still time to catch The List, the current exhibition at Campbelltown Arts Centre. The List, which was opened early in August, will close on October 12. The List is a multi-disciplinary arts project addressing youth culture in Campbelltown. It offers a multifaceted insight into daily rituals and social issues.Read more »

Revolution Incorporated will perform at the next Liverpool Night Markets, on Saturday, September 6.

Night markets gaining in popularity

Where can you hear the sounds of Balkan-inspired gypsy fusion music, smooth reggae beats and rousing guitar solos, all in the one place, and for free? The increasingly popular Liverpool Night Markets, that’s where. The markets are next on Saturday, September 6 and offer a great musical line up includingRead more »

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