Community organised events
Council lists community organised events for the benefit of residents of Hornsby Shire. Council does not necessarily endorse the content of these events.
1 - 31 March
Get involved in supporting Westmead Children's Hospital's Bandaged Bear Appeal in 2017.
Saturday 4 March, 8am
Men’s breakfast in Asquith from 8 to 10 am Sat 4 Mar with theme "Fraud & scams – identification and avoidance".
Saturday 4 March, 4.30pm
Join us for an outdoor screening of "Zootopia", along with entertainment, climbing wall, face painting and more.
Saturday 4 March, 2.30pm
Brass Bazaar is a quintet of brass players, an ensemble of the Golden Kangaroos Concert Band.
Wednesday, 8 March, 10am - 2pm
Come and be spoilt in Hornsby Mall on International Womens Day. A collection of stalls with mini massages, facials and healing treatments as well as financial services, business, health and party services, nutrition and exercise advice.
Thursdays from 9 March - 13 April 17, 7pm - 9:15pm
Toastmasters will guide you in learning public speaking and presentation skills, giving you information on how to reply to questions ‘off the cuff’ and how to give effective feedback.
Saturday 11 March, 11am
Enjoy tours of the school, presentations, classroom demonstrations, live music, cake and food stalls, BBQ, animal farm, train rides, and much more!
Sunday, 12 March, 2pm - 4pm
John Wilson, will give a demonstration in oils. Have a relaxing afternoon watching the demonstration and enjoying afternoon tea provided by Hornsby Art Society.
6 week program starting Sunday 12 March
Become the speaker you have always wanted to be. The skills gained through Speechcraft will serve you in all areas of your life.
Saturday 18 March, 2pm - 4pm
The Plantagenet History Society of Australia welcome speaker Anthony McCurdy
Friday 24 - Sunday 26 March
See artworks from some of the best emerging and established artists in Australia, along with stalls selling craft items, home wares and stunning jewellery.
Sunday 26 March, 6.30am
The Bobbin Head Cycle Classic is an annual cycling event with rides to suit all levels of ability, from families to the super serious.
Sunday, 2 April, 6pm - 7:30pm
Join the Older Barker Association - North Shore Wind Symphony for our first concert in 2017 - all the music is based on titles or imagery of the evening, the night and light.
6 week program starting Friday 28 April
Healthy lifestyle program for cancer survivors, carers, partners and family.
Sunday, 30 April, 2pm - 4pm
Simon Kenway (pianist-conductor, Opera Australia) hosts Pacific Opera, young artists singing favourites from opera, operatta, stage and screen. Ben Secrett plays variations on vocal themes.
12 - 13 May, 2017
3rd Australian Conference For Parents and Family Carers of People With an Eating Disorder. Save the date!
Saturday 20 May, 2pm - 4pm
The Plantagenet History Society are hosting a talk by guest speaker Professor Sybil Jack