Silk painting workshop

Artist Margaret Morgan will host a silk painting workshop at the Woodend Art Gallery on Sunday, July 8, 10am-3pm. Learn to use silk paint on stretched silk and Japanese Yupo paper. Cost $65-$75 plus materials.

■ 0409 193 369

 

Rotary market

Browse the stalls at the Rotary market at the Sunbury Village Green on Saturday, July 14, 9am-2pm. There will be handmade goods available for sale. New stall holders welcome.

■ 0425 711 192

 

Women of war

Discover the stories of women who returned from serving in World War I at the Kyneton Museum’s new exhibition, Women of Empire: Homecoming. The exhibition opens on Friday, July 6 and runs until Sunday, September 16. The museum is at 67 Piper Street and is open Friday to Sunday, 11am-4pm.

www.mrsc.vic.gov.au/museum

 

Farmers’ market

Buy local produce at the Woodend Farmers’ Market on Saturday, July 7 at Woodend Community Centre, Margery Crescent, 9am-1pm.

■ 0407 860 320

 

Working bee

Help the Alister Clark Memorial Rose Garden to bloom by taking part in a working bee on Saturday, July 7, from 10.30am. The garden is at the corner of Green Street and Bulla Road, Bulla. Bring your own gloves and boots.

■ 9205 2306

 

Construction workshop

Build a tower, a maze or whatever your imagination suggests at Sunbury library’s hands-on construction workshop at the Sunbury Youth and Library Centre, 51 Evans Street, on Wednesday, July 4, from 2-3pm.

■ 9356 6970

 

Film society

Join the Macedon Ranges Film Society for a screening of the 1955 classic To Catch a Thief, on Wednesday, July 11, at the Woodend Community Centre, from 7pm.

www.mrfilmsociety.org

 

School holidays

Join the inflatable pool fun at the Kyneton Toyota Sports and Aquatic Centre during the school holidays. Open July 9, 11 and 13 from 12.30-2.30pm.

■ 5421 1477