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CANTERBURY Earlwood Caring Association and Earlwood Business Chamber will host a fundraising event in support of the bushfire victims at Earlwood Seniors Citizens Centre, this Thursday, March 5, 10am-2pm. Cost is $8 which includes a sausage sizzle, dessert and drink plus $2 raffle tickets will be available for sale. There will also be music by Ian Blakeney and Makis and Carlos, Greek Dancing, poetry, a Tai Chi demo and tips on managing a changing environment. Details: 9559 4013.

RIVERWOOD Market will be held at 151 Belmore Road North, Riverwood, this Saturday, March 7, 7am-1pm. Goods for sale include books, clothing, plants, jewellery, records, toys, homemade cakes, jams and much more. Stallholders required. Details: 0402 660 244.

ST Luke’s Revesby Social Club meets every second Thursday at 10am. New members welcome. The very friendly group enjoys bingo, cards, trips, indoor bowls, entertainment, and much more. Details: 9773 0888.

‘BE your own boss’ is a series of workshops being offered by the New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS) on the second and third Tuesday of the month, 9.30-10.30am at Canterbury-Bankstown Business Advisory Service. Workshops will provide participants with assistance in turning your idea into a business, ASQA Accredited Small Business Training and support for those on a Centrelink payment. Bookings essential and conditions apply. Details: 9415 2630 or info@sydneybusiness.org.au

CHESTER Hill Neighbourhood Centre hosts a huge range of activities throughout the week, just like on Tuesdays when it offers Communal Social and Therapeutic Gardening and Workshops at 63 Waldron Rd, Chester Hill, 9.30-11.30am; Vietnamese Parents and Carers Social Group at The Roundabout Youth Centre (cost $2); and Writers Group at 89 Waldron Rd, Chester Hill (cost $2). Details: 9645 3700.

IF you enjoy singing, the Bankstown City Choir could be for you. The choir is open to new members of all music levels and meets at Georges Hall Community Centre every Tuesday, 7.30-9.30pm. Details: 9728 3494.

BANKSTOWN Computer Pals for Seniors is offering one-on-one tuition on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9am-12.15pm. Lessons provided on iPads, tablets, computers and phones. Details: 9707 1629.

REVESBY Writer’s Group meets on the first Saturday of the month at 1pm in the Macarthur Room, 20 Dixon Lane, Revesby. If you wish to write your memoirs, poetry, short story or even a novel, go along and meet like-minded writers. Details: 9709 4117.

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