Every Friday: Lions Community Drop in Centre
Are you new to Lara, feeling lonely or just looking to do something and meet some people?
Why not come along to the Community Drop in Centre?
The Drop in Centre is currently recycling plastic bags into mats for those in need in our region.
We need help to cut and prepare bags for weaving. So, if you can spare some time.
We are open each Friday night from 6pm to 8:00pm and located at the Lara Uniting Church, 1 Flinders Avenue.
Refreshments are provided so come join us!
8 October: Annual Golf Day
08:30 shotgun start, Lara Golf Club, Elcho Road
Open 4 Person Ambrose Event
Funds raised will be directed to the Children’s Charity Network & Children’s Genome Cancer Research
**$5,000 Hole in One on 11th Hole**
Open & Mixed Teams - $120 per Team ($30pp)
Trophies Best Nett - 3 NTP
From 07:30 (Registration) Free Breakfast & BBQ Lunch
Make up a team & further details; contact Herb 0418 585-798
12 October: Women’s Health Night
Time: 6:15pm to 8:30pm
Date: Thursday 12 October
Venue: Lara Golf Club, Elcho Road
Tickets: $5:00 ph Bookings Essential
Contact: Julie 0408 104-303 or 5282-4240
Refreshments are available - See you all there!
All proceeds will be donated to ‘Pauline’s House’
13 October: Candidates Information Session
Date: Friday 13 October
Venue: Lara Community Centre
Host: Lara Network Group
19 October: Men’s Health Night
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Date: Thursday 19 October
Venue: Lara Golf Club, Elcho Road
Entry: $5:00 ph (includes light supper and door prizes)
Contact: Steve 0428 244-029
Pain Management, Healthy Eating, Managing Anxiety, General Physical and Mental Wellbeing
29 October: St Anthony’s Fete
Assisting with BBQ
2 November: Junior Public Speaking Event
1st Sunday of the Month: Community Market
The Lions Club of Lara in partnership with the Lara RSL are hosting the Lara Community Market located at the RSL surrounds from 09:00 to 14:00 on the first Sunday of the month (except January) and an extra Market the Sunday prior to Christmas.
Please contact Judy on email@example.com if you wish to have a stall at the Community Market.
1st Sunday of the Month: Ongoing Book Sale
Bring Bags, Boxes, Trailers and/or Trucks
Ongoing Book Sale at the Lara Community Market from 09:00 to 14:00 on the first Sunday of the month (except January) and an extra Market the Sunday prior to Christmas.
12 November: Classic Car & Bike Show
Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm
Date: Sunday 12 November
Venue: Pirra Homestead, 108 Windermere Road
Admission: $10:00: Show cars, Bikes plus 1 passenger
Gold coin donation: Enthusiasts
Sausage sizzle and drinks on the day
Enquiries: Contact John 0439 391-790, Rob 0418 320-014
October to December: Community Raffle
This raffle is held at no cost to Community Organisations and every dollar raised from tickets sold by community Groups goes directly to that group to be spent as they need.
The raffle is to be drawn by Jen Wilson, President of the Lara Lions Club on Monday, 11 December 2017, and winners announced in the Lara Happenings.
Contact Steve for your tickets on 0428 244-029.
8 December: Catering for Air Radiators Christmas Break-up
Notice and roster will be forthcoming to members.
December: Father Christmas
The Club receives many queries from Schools, Pre-schools, Kinders, Private functions etc.
If you are looking for Father Christmas this year, contact the Lions and don’t be disappointed.
Santa will be available for a reasonable donation to the Club which goes towards community projects.
Contact Lynne on 0407 684-527
October to December: Christmas Cakes
Available at the following locations
Acorns Hair and Beauty, APCO Service Station, Country Link, Green & Kelly Motors, Lara District Community Bank, Lara Community Centre, Lara Quality Butcher, Lara Medical Centre, You Yangs Medical Centre, Lara Sporting Club, The Produce Corner, CFA, Avanti Coffee.
Two sizes of Christmas Cakes being offered this year being: 1.5kg for $17:00 and 1kg for $13:00