Ovarian cancer seminar
THERE will be a free ovarian cancer awareness night at Castle Hill RSL Club on Monday, September 2 at 7pm.
Guest speaker is Joanne Stefanovic, on behalf of Ovarian Cancer Australia.
‘‘Raising awareness is the key to survival,’’ she said.
Details: 0411 751 458.
Tour for green tips
The Hills Council staff will give free guided tours through energy-efficient display homes in Kellyville from 10am to noon on Sunday, September 8, Sustainable House Day.
Registrations/details: 9843 0533 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This month the council supported a plan to replace street lights with energy-efficient or LED lights.
Yellow Pages is calling on budding photographers to capture an image for the cover of the Hills Shire and Upper North Shore Region book.
The theme is Only Locals Know.
Entrants can take photos of the best kept secrets in their neighbourhoods and enter them at capturethecover.com or via Instagram with the tags #CaptureTheCover and @Yellow_Au before October 6.
Entrants can win $1000.
Information at hand
Up-to-date information on sportsground closures is among the features of Hornsby Council's upgraded mobile application.
New or improved features also allow users to:
■ Find playgrounds, tennis courts, community centres and other facilities using built-in maps;
■ Report issues to the council and upload photos from the phone;
■ Find out important announcements; and
■ Sign up to Hornsby Council's monthly electronic newsletters.
Art show entries
Baulkham Hills Art Society is seeking local artists to enter and exhibit at its annual Spring Art Show at the Castle Hill Community Centre from August 31 to September 8.
Sections include oils, acrylics, watercolour, pastel and mixed medium.
Entry forms must be submitted by August 27, with paintings to be delivered between 9am and 11am on Saturday.
Details: Lorraine Bermingham, 9674 1240.
■ Castle Hill Art Society's exhibition will be held at Castle Glen Community Centre, 155 Ridgecrop Drive, Castle Hill.
Details: castlehillartsociety.org.au, 9899 3179.