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  • Code4Fun
    Every Tuesday, from 18 July till 19 September (10 weeks)
    Coding Workshops for Y4 - Y6 Children

    Students learn the main programming concepts while creating their own computer games and interactive animated projects. Y4 - Y6 students.

  • Code4Fun
    Every Tuesday, from 18 July till 19 September (10 weeks)
    Coding Courses for Y1 - Y3 Children

    Students learn the main programming concepts while creating their own computer games and interactive animated projects. For Y1 - Y3 students.

  • ecogarden 200
    Saturday 29 July, 10am - 12:30pm
    Eco Garden Talk and Tour

    Are you keen to make your garden more environmentally friendly, productive and healthy? Enjoy a morning at the Eco Garden and discover what makes it grow.

    Fully Booked

  • bushwalk
    Saturday, 29th July 2017, 9am - 11.30am
    Refuge Rock and Natural Arch Bushwalk

    Never been into the bush? This easy Grade 2 gentle return walk is tailor-made for people not familiar with walking in the Aussie bushland!
    Distance: 4km
    Grade: 2
    Fully Booked - Waiting List Available

  • After the rain
    Sunday 30 July, 9.00am - 1.00pm
    Blue Gum Walk

    Join us on this popular walk which follows some of the old logging trails in Hornsby Valley and reaches the Fishponds waterhole along Berowra Creek.
    Distance: 4.5km
    Grade: 4
    Fully Booked - Waiting List Available

  • science kids experiments
    Every Monday, from 31 July till 21 August (4 weeks)
    The Junior Science Club

    A four week program for young scientists 6-8 years of age. Participants will be able to learn and explore themes from different branches of science through numerous practical experiments.

  • Apprenticeship Expo
    Wednesday 2 August, 3.30pm - 6.30pm
    2017 Hornsby Apprenticeship and Training Expo

    Free event to discuss youth career options, meet employers and gain job seeking and interview skills.

  • Thursday 3 August, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
    Tax Tips

    Information session for individuals preparing their tax returns presented by the Australian Tax Office.

  • Thursday 3 Aug, 2pm - 4pm
    Community Connections - NDIS Uniting

    Helping people with a disability and their families get the most of the NDIS.

  • 10th Annual Knit In
    Friday 4 August, 9 am – 12pm
    10th Annual Knit In

    We’re celebrating 10 years of this vibrant, fun and colourful event! Experience the warmth of community knitting and friendship as we support 'Wrap With Love'.

  • dog
    Saturday 5 August, 10am - 11.30am
    Four Legged Friend Walk

    Clip on your loyal four legged friend’s leash and join in on this lovely walk along the Beecroft - Cheltenham Link Track.
    Distance: 2km
    Grade: 2

  • kimbriki and ecogarden
    Tuesday 8 August, 9am
    Kimbriki Tour and Garden Talk

    On the tour of the Kimbriki site you will see how your green waste is transformed into a usable garden product. We will then stop at the Eco Garden and hear a short talk on eco gardening.

  • Thursday 10 Aug, 2pm - 4pm
    Chinese Australian Services Society - 华人服务社(在社区内常被称为CASS)

    Assistance to newly arrived Chinese-speaking migrants 协助的内容包括:家庭功能,房屋,工作,教育,长者照顾,健康及福利。

  • Friday 11 August, 10.30am-12.30pm
    War on Waste

    Want to start your own war on waste and but not quite sure how to start or keep going?

  • Saturday 12 August, 10am - 3pm
    Geneagala Day - Family History for You

    Join us for a day of free talks with experts in the field of genealogy, workshops, one-on-one help getting started in researching your family history and utilising the library’s genealogy resources.

  • Wednesday 16 August, 2pm - 4pm
    Hornsby Shire Family History Group Monthly Meeting

    This month’s topic will be ‘NSW State Archives and Records Website’. Guest speaker is Martyn Killion from the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW.

  • Thursday 17 August, 6.30pm
    Age Pension: Your choices

    Qualification for Age Pension and its rates plus more…

  • science girl beaker
    Every Friday, from 18 August till 8 September (4 weeks)
    The Little Bang Discovery Club

    Young scientists and their accompanying parents will learn how practical and relevant science is through lots of hands on experiments and activities. For children 3-5 years of age.

  • Marramarra Bushcare Walk
    Saturday 19 August, 9am - 12pm
    Marramarra Bushcare Walk

    Join us on a delightful walk in the wilderness of Marramarra. There will be plenty of wildflowers in bloom, fresh morning air and great company.

    Fully Booked - Waitlist Available

  • After the rain - Janie News
    Sunday 20 August, 9am - 12.30pm
    Nature Photography Bushwalk

    Love taking photos outdoors but not quite getting the results you’d hoped for? Then come along for this fun and interactive day out in both the bush and classroom.
    Distance: 1.5km
    Grade: 2

  • Sunday 20 August, 7.30am - 12.30pm
    Free chipping for mulch - Mount Kuring-gai

    Bring along your garden prunings and branches to our free chipping service and take home free mulch.

  • Recycling sorting plant
    Wednesday 23 August, 9am
    Recycling Tour

    Ever wondered what happens to the mix of materials in your yellow bin? Come on a tour of the Materials Recycling Facility and find out how your paper is sorted from your plastic containers.

  • Thursday 24 Aug, 2pm - 4pm
    Community Connections - NDIS Uniting

    Helping people with a disability and their families get the most of the NDIS.

  • Children’s Book Week 2017
    Thursday 24 August, 5.30pm - 6.30pm
    Children’s Book Week 2017

    Come and join us as we celebrate the importance of reading with the FREE children’s performance “SUPER DUPER” relating to the theme “Escape to Everywhere”. For all ages. No bookings required.

  • bushwalk
    Saturday 26 August 2017, 9am - 12pm
    Appletree Bay Bushwalk

    This track follows an eastern running ridgeline producing beautiful scenic views over Cowan Creek.
    Distance: 8km
    Grade: 3
    Fully booked - Waiting List Available

  • Worm farming
    Tuesday 29 August, 9.30am
    Compost and Worm Farming Workshop

    Composting is a fun and easy way to recycle your garden and kitchen waste. Compost improves your garden soil, saves space in your red or green bin and saves you money.

  • Thursday 31 Aug, 2pm - 4pm
    Community Connections - Home Living Australia (ADSSI)

    Information on accessing aged care in the home

  • Thursday 31 August, 6.30pm
    Understanding Retirement Income Streams

    What are income streams and how they work, plus more…

  • science kids experiments
    Every Thursday, from 31 August till 21 September (4 weeks)
    The Young Investigators Club

    A four week program for young scientists 9-12 years of age. Participants will be involved in lots of practical experiments and will be able to investigate and illuminate different fields of science.

  • Wednesday 6 September, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Roger Maynard

    Meet Roger Maynard, author of Hero or Deserter: Gordon Bennett and the tragic Defeat of the 8th Division.

  • Thursday 7 Sep, 2pm - 4pm
    Community Connections: Hammond Care

    Hammond Care specialises in dementia care and is passionate about helping people in need.

  • Carrs Bush
    Friday 8 September, 9am - 3pm
    Bushcode Workshop

    An essential workshop for anyone wishing to join Council’s Volunteer Bushcare Program. Learn about habitat restoration, bush regeneration techniques and what volunteering is all about.

  • Thursday 14 Sep, 1pm - 2pm
    Community Connections: Alzheimer’s Australia - An Introduction to Dementia

    Would you like to know more about dementia and understand how to live more positively with dementia? Then this short introductory information session is for you.

  • Thursday 14 September, 6.30pm
    Accommodation options in retirement

    Financial Talks presented by Centrelink Financial Services.

  • Sunday 17 September, 7.30am - 12.30pm
    Free chipping for mulch - Westleigh

    Bring along your garden prunings and branches to our free chipping service and take home free mulch.

  • Wednesday 20 September, 6.30pm-8.30pm
    Meet the Author: Lexi Landsman

    Come meet Lexi Landsman, author of The Perfect Couple.

  • Thursday 21 Sep, 11am - 1pm
    Community Connections: Ku-ring-gai Neighbourhood Centre

    The Ku-ring-gai Neighbourhood Centre through its Neighbour Aid Program provides help with shopping and transport to essential medical and other appointments for the elderly and disabled residents of Ku-ring-gai.

  • Monday 25 September, 10.30am-11.30am
    Nutty Scientists - Pennant Hills Community Centre

    Children aged 6-16 years will learn key scientific concepts and stimulate their interest in science and the environment. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult

  • Tuesday 26 September, 10am -12pm
    Kids Native Bee Workshop

    Build your own bee hotel. Suitable for primary school aged children.

  • Wednesday 27 September, 2.30pm-3.30pm
    Nutty Scientists - Hornsby Library

    Children aged 6-16 years will learn key scientific concepts and stimulate their interest in science and the environment. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult

  • Thursday 28 Sep, 2pm - 4pm
    Community Connections - Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Community College

    Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai Community College offers courses and individualised Pathways, helping students build employability skills.

  • Thursday 28 September, 2.30pm-3.30pm
    Nutty Scientists - Hornsby Library

    Children aged 6-16 years will learn key scientific concepts and stimulate their interest in science and the environment. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Thursday 5 October, 6.30pm
    Age Pension: Your choices

    Qualification for Age Pension and its rates plus more…

  • Thursday 5 October, 10.30am-11.30am
    Nutty Scientists - Berowra Community Centre

    Children aged 6-16 years will learn key scientific concepts and stimulate their interest in science and the environment. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Thursday 12 October, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
    Family Law: Divorce and Property settlements

    Join Cecilia Castle from Castle Lawyers at Asquith to discuss Divorce and Property settlements.

  • Sunday 15 October, 7.30am - 12.30pm
    Free chipping for mulch - Mount Kuring-gai

    Bring along your garden prunings and branches to our free chipping service and take home free mulch.

  • kimbriki and ecogarden
    Tuesday 17 October, 9am
    Kimbriki Tour and Garden Talk

    On the tour of the Kimbriki site you will see how your green waste is transformed into a usable garden product. We will then stop at the Eco Garden and hear a short talk on eco gardening.

  • Carrs Bush
    Wednesday 18 October, 6pm - 9pm
    Bushcode Refresher Workshop

    For existing Bushcare volunteers to renew membership.

  • Thursday 19 Oct, 2.15pm
    Community Connections: Lions Club of Hornsby

    Discover how to become involved in your community, join one of Lions many interesting projects, meet new people, have fun and develop new skills.

  • Bushcare Site Tour
    Saturday 21 October, 9am - 12pm
    Bushcare Site Tour

    Visit two great bushcare sites, Berry Park and Currawong. Learn what makes these sites special and why they need our protection.

  • Wednesday 25 October, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Petrea King

    Meet Petrea King, author of Until Now.

  • Worm farming
    Friday 27 October, 9.30am
    Compost and Worm Farming Workshop

    Composting is a fun and easy way to recycle your garden and kitchen waste. Compost improves your garden soil, saves space in your red or green bin and saves you money.

  • Golden Whistler
    Saturday 28 October, 8am - 10.30am
    Citizen Science: Bird Surveys - Rosemead Road

    Join our bird survey groups to monitor bird activities. The leader is a local bird. At the end of the session you can tuck into a gourmet picnic hamper.

  • Red-browed Finch
    Saturday 28 October, 8am - 10.30am
    Citizen Science: Bird Surveys - Clarinda Street

    Join our bird survey groups to monitor bird activities. The leader is a local bird. At the end of the session you can tuck into a gourmet picnic hamper.

  • Worm farming
    Saturday 4 November, 10am
    Compost and Worm Farming workshop

    Composting is a fun and easy way to recycle your garden and kitchen waste. Compost improves your garden soil, saves space in your red or green bin and saves you money.

  • Recycling sorting plant
    Thursday 16 November, 9am
    Recycling Tour

    Ever wondered what happens to the mix of materials in your yellow bin? Come on a tour of the Materials Recycling Facility and find out how your paper is sorted from your plastic containers.

  • Sunday 19 November, 7.30am - 12.30pm
    Free chipping for mulch - Galston

    Bring along your garden prunings and branches to our free chipping service and take home free mulch.

  • Carrs Bush
    Saturday 25 November, 9am - 3pm
    Bushcode Workshop

    An essential workshop for anyone wishing to join Council’s Volunteer Bushcare Program. Learn about habitat restoration, bush regeneration techniques and what volunteering is all about.

  • Christmas Party
    Saturday 2 December, 11am - 2pm
    Bushcare Christmas Party

    Celebrate another fabulous year of volunteering with Hornsby Bushcare and Community Nursery.

  • Sunday 10 December, 7.30am - 12.30pm
    Free chipping for mulch - Mount Kuring-gai

    Bring along your garden prunings and branches to our free chipping service and take home free mulch.

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