Step back in time for a night at 'the pictures'

HISTORY ON SCREEN: Enjoy old Liverpool newsreels from the 1930s to the 1970s this weekend.
HISTORY ON SCREEN: Enjoy old Liverpool newsreels from the 1930s to the 1970s this weekend.

THURSDAY

Help out: Anglicare's food and financial help program at Liverpool needs more volunteers. It's not always easy work but it's rewarding. Training provided. Details: Lee-Anne, volunteers@anglicare.org.au or Jennie, 0438 831 677.

FRIDAY

Crafties Social Group: At Westacott Cottage, 107 Railway Parade, Canley Vale. Bring your knitting, crocheting, sewing or craft for company, chatter, coffee and to share ideas and knowledge. The group meets every Friday, 9.30am-noon, and on the first Saturday of each month (except public holiday weekends), 9.30am-noon. Cost: $2. All welcome. Details: Nerida, 0403 270 213.

SATURDAY

Moving pictures: Liverpool & District Historical Society will travel back in time at its next meeting as they go not to the movies, not the cinema but to the "pictures". After singing the National Anthem "God Save the King", sit back with your jaffas and binge on Cinesound and Movietone Liverpool newsreels from the 1930s through to the early 1970s. It's all on the big screen at the Crossroads Hotel on Saturday, April 13 from 1.30pm. Admission is free. Details: Glen, 0403 107 496.

SUNDAY

Sell your stuff: My Kids Market is coming to Michael Clarke Recreation Centre, Carnes Hill on Sunday, May 19 from 9am-noon. My Kids Market is run by mums for mums and caters to all baby and kids needs from pregnancy and newborns to children aged eight and sometimes older. Families who want to upcycle their kid's quality preloved toys, clothing and nursery items and make some quick cash can host a stall for $60. Details: http://www.mykidsmarketnsw.com.au

MONDAY

Cecil Hills Playgroup: For parents, carers and under 5s. Cecil Hills Community Centre, 162 Sandringham Drive, Mondays and Thursdays, 10am-noon for games, craft, music. Details: 9600 0600.

TUESDAY

Bricks club: Help unleash your child's creativity with Liverpool library's Duplo Bricks Club. Free weekly program during school term at Carnes Hill library, Casula library, Green Valley library, Miller Library and Moorebank Library on Tuesdays, 10.30am-11.30am, and Liverpool library on Thursdays, 10.30am-11.30am.

WEDNESDAY

Gentle exercise: Warwick Farm Neighbourhood Centre, 11 Gallop Street, Wednesdays, 8.30am-9.30am. Enjoy gentle exercise and learn from a qualified instructor how to improve your balance, co-ordination and general fitness. Suits men and women. Cost: $7 (class). Details: 9600 0600.

Tai-Chi: Wednesdays at Moorebank Community Centre, corner Nuwarra Road and Maddecks Avenue,11.30am-12.30pm. Enjoy gentle and relaxing exercise for any age. Qualified instructor. Cost: $7 (session). Details: 9600 0600.

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