Community Noticeboard – Sydney Christmas Events – Hope 103.2

Christmas Events

Our Christmas Noticeboard page is a community service providing churches and not-for-profit community groups free publicity for upcoming Sydney Christmas events.

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Nov23

Carols By Candlelight – Kingsgrove

Carols by Candlelight in the park and children’s Christmas party with a large assortment of food outlets. Entertainment is by Platinum Harmony, The Oh Rats Show (Sydney Puppet Theatre) and The Rock n Soul Choir.

Park opens from 5:30 pm, Show from 6 pm, finished by 9:30 pm. FREE ADMISSION

Kingsgrove RSL members can purchase Children’s Show bag Tickets, $5 each. (Ticket holders receive battery candle, entertainment and show bag). Due to our organising schedule, all tickets must be collected by 15 November.

Organisation: Kingsgrove RSL Club
Location: 4 Brocklehurst Ln, Kingsgrove NSW 2208
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM on Saturday 23 November 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Liz McLeod
Contact Email: info@kingsrsl.com.au
Phone: 9336 1500

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Nov23

Sing Noel Christmas Concert – Wahroonga

Hosted by Graeme Press, Musical Director for Channel 7’s “Carols in the Domain”, and conducted by Benjamin Milis, “Sing Noel” brings you beautiful hymns and carols to celebrate the joy of the Christmas season.

Featuring Sydney Advent Philharmonic Orchestra, choir and soloists.

Funds raised at the concert will support the work of “Eyes for India”. Your donations will help to give the gift of sight this Christmas.

 

Organisation: Wahroonga Adventist Church
Location: 183 Fox Valley Rd, Wahroonga 2076
Date/Time: 7:30 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 23 November 2019
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/976650329394373/
Contact Name: Benjamin Milis
Contact Email: wahroongachristmasconcert@gmail.com
Phone: 0421 770 884

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Nov26

free morning tea and carol singing – Riverstone

Riverstone Uniting Church is holding a free morning tea.

This will be a morning of music including some carols. Everyone welcome. This will be our last for 2019 .See you there

Organisation: Riverstone Uniting Church
Location: 62 Garfield Rd E, Riverstone NSW 2765 (cnr Oxford Street)
Date/Time: 9:30 AM - 11 AM on Tuesday 26 November 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Phyllis McAlpine
Contact Email: bruce.mcalpine5@bigpond.com
Phone: 02 4572 3271

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Nov29

Twilight Markets, Carols & Fireworks – Richard Johnson Anglican School – Marsden Park

Richard Johnson Anglican School invites you and your family to our outdoor Twilight Markets, Carols & Fireworks event at our Marsden Park Campus. Free Entry.

5 pm – Twilight Markets
8 pm – Christmas Carols
8:30 pm – Fireworks

For more information visit our website below.

Organisation: Richard Johnson Anglican School
Location: 2 Corcoran Street, Marsden Park 2765
Date/Time: 5 PM - 8:45 PM on Friday 29 November 2019
Website: https://www.rjas.nsw.edu.au/featured-events/twilight-markets-carols-fireworks
Contact Name: Stephanie Ghali
Contact Email: admin@rjas.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 9677 2455

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Nov30

Church Event: Women’s End of Year Breakfast – Pennant Hills

It’s Christmas Time!

For all women and girls in year 6 and up, join us for a beautiful End of Year Breakfast to celebrate the Christmas season together!

Cost: $15 per person. Registration is essential via our website and close Monday 25 November. All are welcome!

Organisation: C3 Church Carlingford
Location: 7 Loftus Rd, Pennant Hills NSW 2120
Date/Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: https://c3carlingford.org.au/events
Contact Name: Ps. Zoe Stewart
Contact Email: info@c3carlingford.org.au
Phone: 9875 0300
Registration Required

Women

Nov30

CELEBRATE RETIREMENT LIVING AT OUR OPEN DAY – Penrith

Join us for our Christmas Open Day and enjoy our brand new cafe serving free coffees, with live entertainment throughout the day, as well as market stalls by local Penrith community groups so you can do some Christmas shopping.

– Free Coffee –
– Sausage Sizzle –
– Christmas Market Stalls –
– Live Entertainment –
– Sales Tours –
– Street Parking –

The day will showcase our beautiful new village featuring the best in retirement living and care you can trust. We’ll have our display suites open to view.

Organisation: Southern Cross Care
Location: 72-78 Empire Circuit, Penrith NSW 2750
Date/Time: 10 AM - 2 PM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: https://www.thorntonpark.com.au
Contact Name:
Contact Email: sales@thorntonpark.com.au
Phone: 1800 632 314

Community

Nov30

BBC Carols – Bargo

Join us for #BBCCarols2019 as we celebrate the birth of Jesus.

6 PM: FREE BBQ (or byo picnic). Free tea, coffee and cordial. Free jumping castle. Colouring-in competition. Flameless ‘candles’ for sale.
7 PM: Your favourite SINGALONG CAROLS outdoors in the paddock, plus special guest performer Ben Pakula (rock musician).

Free entry. All ages welcome. Open to all locals and visitors. No dogs or alcohol please. Limited outdoor seating available – BYO blanket (and a jumper). Event will move indoors if it rains. Plenty of parking available (or the train station is within walking distance).

Organisation: Bargo Baptist Church
Location: 23 Silica Rd Bargo NSW 2574
Date/Time: 6 PM - 8:30 PM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/794708370964000/
Contact Name: Shae McCauley
Contact Email: bargobaptist@gmail.com
Phone: 0414 764 550

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Nov30

Multicultural Carol Night – Padstow

This is a community event hosted by iShine.

Multicultural Carol Night is an evening full of fun for the family, with international cuisine, entertainment, dance, drama, carols in different languages, etc.,

Admission is free, but RSVP is essential. For more information or to book a spot please email Paul Jabez at the address below.

Organisation: iShine
Location: Padstow North Public School, Halcyon Avenue, Padstow NSW 2211
Date/Time: 6 PM - 8:30 PM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: https://www.iShine.org.au/
Contact Name: Paul Jabez
Contact Email: info@iShine.org.au
Phone: 0409 980 903
Registration Required

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Nov30

Church Event: THOMIAN CAROL SERVICE – North Parramatta

Thomian Carol Service is a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols based on famous traditional Carol Service that takes place at Kings College Cambridge UK.

In its eleventh year, under the patronage of S. Thomas’ College Sri Lanka, Alumni Association in Sydney, the Carol Service will be held to usher in the Advent Season.

This event has taken root beyond the Thomian fraternity, now patronised by the wider
Sri Lankan community in Sydney. We are privileged to have Rev. Duleep Fernando, former President of the Methodist Church Sri Lanka delivering the Christmas message. All are welcome.

Organisation: S. Thomas' College Old Boys' Association NSW/ACT
Location: All Saints Anglican Church, 29 Elizabeth Street, North Parramatta 2150
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 8 PM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: http://www.stcobasydney.com
Contact Name: Eksath Perera
Contact Email: eksathp@gmail.com
Phone: 0411 599 107

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Nov30

Gingerbread House Night for Women and Girls (12+) – Thirlmere

Ladies of Wollondilly Anglican Church invite ladies, and girls 12 yrs and over, to our Annual Gingerbread House Night.

Please join us for a relaxed night of fun and fellowship.

With easy step-by-step instructions & friendly helpers.
Guest speaker.
$30 per Kit (up to two guests) includes house, board, icing, some lollies, cellophane, supper. Bank details for ticket purchase: BSB 633000 (Bendigo) ACC 161615745 Tickets on sale until Friday 22 November.
Girls aged 12 to 16 must be accompanied by an adult. BYO extra lollies and chopping boards.

Organisation: Wollondilly Anglican Church
Location: St Stephen's Anglican Church, 79 Westbourne Ave, Thirlmere NSW 2572
Date/Time: 7 PM - 10 PM on Saturday 30 November 2019
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/368766790736703/
Contact Name: Lynnette
Contact Email: waccares@gmail.com
Phone: 0458 343 280
Registration Required

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Dec01

2019 CHRISTMAS LIGHTS DISPLAY – Castle Hill

Promoting Sofia’s Battle, CHD and 22q11 Deletion Syndrome so that more people are aware of how common it is.

Large Christmas Lights Display with over 10,000 lights, lucky dips and Santa visits.

Sausage Sizzle (from Friday 13 to Saturday 22).
Merchandise and raffle tickets for sale. Raffle will be drawn on Thursday 20.

Organisation: Sofia's Battle
Location: 136 Excelsior Avenue, Castle Hill 2154
Date/Time: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM from 1–31 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Rosemarie King
Contact Email: kings8@bigpond.net.au
Phone: 0418 232 572

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Dec02

2019 Pacific Hills Christian School Christmas Carols – Dural

You’re invited to the 2019 Pacific Hills Christian School Christmas Carols

5 pm Food Stalls
6–7:30 pm Entertainment by Students, Carol Singing, Food Stalls.

Free Admission and Parking
Bring your family, a blanket and your best singing voice!

Organisation: Pacific Hills Christian School
Location: The Oval, PHCS, 9 Quarry Rd, Dural NSW 2158
Date/Time: 5 PM - 7:30 PM on Monday 2 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: School Reception
Contact Email: info@pacifichills.net
Phone: 02 9651 0700

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Dec03

REMEMBRANCE SERVICE – Caringbah

A Service of Remembrance for families who have lost a child or have a child missing.

Christmas is a difficult time for those who grieve. This Service welcomes families and friends who have lost a child [of any age, from miscarriage to adulthood.] We seek to ease the pain a little by offering a means of honouring and remembering a deeply loved and missed family member.

During the Service those present are invited to place a flower at the front of the church in memory of their precious child. Flowers will be provided. All denominations are welcome.

Organisation: Caringbah Anglican Church
Location: 402 Port Hacking Rd, Caringbah NSW 2229
Date/Time: 7:30 PM - 9 PM on Tuesday 3 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Jan Corbett-Jones
Contact Email: office@stphils.org
Phone: 0411 422 143

Family

Dec04

Cambridge Park Anglican Seniors Ministry

St Paul’s Anglican Church Seniors group warmly invites you to a special Christmas lessons and carols event.

Join us as we celebrate Christmas and the 40th anniversary of the current church building.

Organisation: Cambridge Park Anglican Church
Location: 30-32 Barker St, Cambridge Park NSW 2747
Date/Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM on Wednesday 4 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Judith Sampson or Ruth Smitherman
Contact Email: sampson001@optusnet.com.au
Phone: 0411 472 112 – or – 0408 639 991

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Dec04

St Luke’s Gingerbread House Night – Hornsby Heights

A night of Christmas fun, friends, encouragement and gingerbread!

Bring some friends and choose from a traditional gingerbread, chocolate or gluten-free kit. You can assemble one yourself or book a free “helper” ticket and make it a team effort, then crack it open at Christmas and watch the delicious house disappear in moments!

Tickets: $35 per kit (includes kit and lollies). Bookings can be made here.

Organisation: St Luke's Anglican Church, Hornsby Heights
Location: 155 Galston Rd, Hornsby Heights NSW 2077
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 9 PM on Wednesday 4 December 2019
Website: https://stlukeschurch.com.au/gingerbread-house/
Contact Name: Alison Butt
Contact Email: gingerbread@stlukeschurch.com.au
Phone: 0401 589 896
Registration Required

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Dec05

Gingerbread & Wreath-Making – Annandale

A night of creative, festive fun! Come and build a gingerbread house (chocolate and gluten-free options available) or create your own Christmas wreath from largely native flora.

There will be live Christmas carols and a short Christmas message. Family friendly.

Tickets essential. Book at the website below.

Organisation: Village Church
Location: 122 Johnston St, Annandale NSW 2038
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM on Thursday 5 December 2019
Website: http://villagechurch.sydney/christmas
Contact Name: Fiona Taylor
Contact Email: office@villagechurch.sydney
Phone: 9660 2444
Registration Required

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Dec07

Carols in the Forest – Frenchs Forest

Come and join us for a free family event! For the children, there’ll be a Kindifarm, jumping castle, and flying fox.

Activities and BBQ start at 5:30 pm. Then Christmas Carols start at 7 pm.

Organisation: Frenchs Forest Anglican Church
Location: 67 Bantry Bay Road, Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: https://frenchsforestanglican.org
Contact Name: Dave Lanham
Contact Email: office@frenchsforestanglican.org
Phone: 02 9975 5410

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Dec07

Gingerbread House Decorating Event – South Windsor

Join us for a fun morning decorating a gingerbread house! This is a perfect activity for all ages and stages of creativity! Individuals, families, grandkids ~ all welcome! No baking involved, professional kit, just assemble, ice and decorate with lollies!

Original Gingerbread, Gluten Free Gingerbread or Chocolate flavour (specify on booking).
Dairy, egg, nut and palm oil free.
No additives or preservatives.

To book your place, contact us via Facebook (facebook.com/hdpchurch), or call or message the number below.
Book and pay by 23 November. PLACES ARE LIMITED!

Organisation: Hawkesbury District Presbyterian Church
Location: 46 Drummond Street, South Windsor NSW 2756
Date/Time: 10 AM - 12 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://hdpc.org.au/
Contact Name: Carolyn
Contact Email: carolynwild@outlook.com.au
Phone: 0403 310 808
Registration Required

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Dec07

Marsfield Family Fun Day

All are welcome to the annual Marsfield Community Family Fun Day, a free event suitable for kids, families and the community.

Jumping castle, rock climbing, face painting, giant inflatable games and other fun kids activities… FREE!!!

Plus there’ll be a sausage sizzle and cafe for the adults. Look forward to seeing you all there!

Organisation: Marsfield Community Church
Location: 58-60 Agincourt Road, Marsfield NSW 2122
Date/Time: 10 AM - 2 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: https://www.facebook.com/marsfieldcommunitychurch/photos/a.2052349675010778/2528971780681896/
Contact Name: Bobby Tan
Contact Email: bt@btnsg.com
Phone:

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Dec07

Ladies Gingerbread House Making Workshop – South Caringbah

Come and decorate your very own gingerbread house! This event is suitable for all ages. Bring your bestie, your mum, your grandma or your children! Please note that children do not have to be female to attend.

Cost:
$25 for 2 adults.
$25 for 1 adult and 1 child.
$30 for 1 adult and 2 children.
Only one gingerbread house is provided. An additional house is $25.

Everything is provided for this event including the wrapping.

There will be morning tea provided.

NOTE: Only 30 gingerbread houses available. Registration will close by Friday 22 November or if at full capacity. RSVP online and follow payment instructions in the confirmation email.

Organisation: Caringbah Presbyterian Church
Location: 393 Port Hacking Road, South Caringbah NSW 2229
Date/Time: 10 AM - 12 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: https://www.caringbahchurch.org.au/events
Contact Name: Rachel Ang
Contact Email: info@caringbahchurch.org.au
Phone: 0451 968 979
Registration Required

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Dec07

Christmas Fair Trade Fair – Killara

Purchase unique handmade gifts by… people you’ve never seen from places you’ve never been!
Come along and hear how lives have been changed through the dignity of Fair Trade presented by Ros Jamieson.

Also jumping castle and cake stall with cakes, slices and Christmas goodies.

Organisation: St Martins Killara
Location: 9B Arnold St, Killara NSW 2071
Date/Time: 10 AM - 12 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://www.stmartinskillara.org/christmas
Contact Name: Matt Heazlewood
Contact Email: office@stmartinskillara.org
Phone: 9880 2137

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Dec07

Macquarie Singers “Starlit Christmas” Concert – Turramurra

Macquarie Singers presents ‘Starlit Christmas: “A Yuletide Journey from Bach to the Outback” conducted by Dr Sarah Penicka-Smith. Our last major concert of 2019 – a beautiful star-studded concert of Christmas delights featuring magnificent choral and instrumental pieces as well as the opportunity to sing along to some favourite carols.

We are joined by the Macquarie Chamber Orchestra led by Sagar Nagaraj, Pianist Josephine Allen and Organist Titus Grenyer.

Tickets: Adults $38, Concession $30, Family $80, Children under 10 free
www.trybooking.com/BGIFA

Organisation: Macquarie Singers
Location: Turramurra Uniting Church, 10 Turramurra Ave, Turramurra, NSW 2074
Date/Time: 3 PM - 5 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://www.mus.org.au
Contact Name: Janet Stacey
Contact Email: secretary@mus.org.an
Phone: 0404 051 845

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Dec07

Christmas Fair and Carols – Bankstown

Come and join us for a free festive event that will treat you and your family to a magical day of Christmas performances, a visit from Santa Claus and fun children’s activities!

The fun-filled afternoon will include a sausage sizzle, festive stalls, face painting, jumping castles and games and will be followed by Christmas Carols to commence at 5:30 pm.

Everything is free! PLUS prizes and giveaways will occur during the event! So invite all your friends, family and neighbours for a day full of joy! We can’t wait to meet you there! There is ample parking available in surrounding streets.

Organisation: Bankstown Community Church
Location: 381 Hume Highway, Bankstown NSW 2200
Date/Time: 3 PM - 7 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Melissa Fattal
Contact Email: bankstownchurch@gmail.com
Phone: 0421 208 456

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Dec07

Dundas Community Carols

Come and meet your neighbours and celebrate Christmas.

Fun for all ages from 5 pm – jumping castle, children’s zoo, craft, stalls, BBQ, cakes, giant games and more.

From 7 pm join in traditional carol singing and enjoy a puppet show by Quizworx.

Organisation: Dundas Telopea Anglican Church
Location: Dundas Public School, 85 Kissing Point Road, Dundas NSW 2117
Date/Time: 5 PM - 8 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://www.dundasanglican.com.au/
Contact Name: Alistair Seabrook
Contact Email: office@dundasanglican.com.au
Phone: 02 9638 3968

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Dec07

C3 Silverwater Christmas Spectacular 2019

Free event for the whole family! Christmas is mere weeks away, and there’s no better time to come together as a community and celebrate!

We are so excited to welcome anyone and everyone to a night of wonder, carols, children’s entertainment, rides and the epic Giant Slide, food, the Christmas story and if we’re lucky… a visit from Santa.

It’s. All. Free. Did you catch that? The pre-show begins from 5:30 PM (make sure to get in early and nab some winning seats!) We can’t wait to celebrate with you. For any questions, please email us below.

Organisation: C3 Silverwater
Location: 108 Silverwater Rd, Silverwater NSW 2128
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://myc3church.net/silverwater/
Contact Name: Serina Le
Contact Email: sw@myc3church.net
Phone: 9748 5700

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Dec07

Carols on the Lawn – North Parramatta

Join us in kicking off the Christmas season with carols on the Lawn. There will be food, live music, activities for kids and adults and of course carols!

Wear some festive colours, bring your picnic rug or chair – and your best voice.
Food, coffee and some activities by donation.

A great night for the whole family!!

Organisation: Parramatta Christian Church
Location: 18-20 Barney Street, North Parramatta 2151
Date/Time: 6 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://www.pcc.org.au
Contact Name: Parramatta Christian Church
Contact Email: church@pcc.org.au
Phone: 9630 3892

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Dec07

Riverstone Carols

Riverstone Carols will include local community groups performing from 6 pm, Carols from 7 pm and Fireworks at 9 pm.

This will be a fantastic community carols event including food trucks and amusement rides.

Organisation: The Combined Churches of Riverstone
Location: Cnr Pitt St & Park St, Riverstone NSW 2765
Date/Time: 6 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 7 December 2019
Website: http://www.riverstonecarols.com.au
Contact Name: Daniel Walmsley
Contact Email: daniel@lifeac.org.au
Phone: 9837 2277

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Dec08

Wollondilly Peoples Praise – Picton

Join us to celebrate the birth of Christ, singing your favourite Christmas Carols and Hymns. At the conclusion join us for a cuppa and fellowship.

After 10 years of Praise and Worship this will be the final Sunday afternoon program of
Wollondilly Peoples Praise. Special thanks to Picton Uniting Church and the Peoples Praise
Team.

Organisation: Wollondilly Peoples Praise
Location: Picton Uniting Church, 2 Lumsdaine St, Picton NSW 2571 (Corner Argyle Street)
Date/Time: 2:30 PM - 4 PM on Sunday 8 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Harry Armstrong
Contact Email: har_cha_arm@yahoo.com
Phone: 0423 640 307

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Dec08

Combined Churches Family Festival – Regents Park

For over 25 years we have held an event for our community at Christmas time.

Come and join us as we celebrate community with amusement rides, a baby animal display, face painting, food and fun, then stay and sing along at a carols service, with items from local churches and schools to be followed by a fireworks display.

Organisation: Heartbeat Church - Regents Park
Location: Guilfoyle Park, Regent Street, Regents Park NSW 2143
Date/Time: 3 PM - 9 PM on Sunday 8 December 2019
Website:
Contact Name: Mitch Levingston
Contact Email: pastor@heartbeatchurch.org.au
Phone: 02 9738 9799

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Dec08

EHBC Christmas Spectacular – East Hills

The EHBC Christmas Spectacular is a free community event! It will be a wonderful afternoon with an exciting and interactive program, featuring all the Christmas carol favourites performed by:
– Picnic Point PS Choir
– South West Voices Choir
– Shire Vocals Singers
– EHBC Band

Afterwards there’ll be a free jumping castle, kids craft and activities, as well as food trucks to purchase a delicious dinner from!

Come and celebrate Christmas with your friends and family! Bookings are essential, so make sure you reserve your seats at https://www.trybooking.com/560724.

Organisation: East Hills Baptist Church
Location: 34 Forrest Rd, East Hills NSW 2213
Date/Time: 4 PM - 7 PM on Sunday 8 December 2019
Website: https://www.easthillsbaptist.org.au
Contact Name: Cindy Morphis
Contact Email: cindy.ehbc@gmail.com
Phone:
Registration Required

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