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Inner Western Courier Thursday Not Used Anymore : July 23 2008
10 INNER-WEST WEEKLY, Thursday, July 24, 2008 NEWS BRIEFLY Magpies carnival THE Wests Magpies 60th anniversary carnival will kick off on Sunday at 10am at Picken Oval in Croydon Park. With carnival rides, market stalls and fireworks, the event promises to be a fun day out for the whole family. Parking will be available at the council car park in Campsie. For a gold-coin donation, a shuttle service will be provided for transport to and from Picken Oval. Japanese visitors ASHFIELD said ''konnichiwa'' to a delegation of 14 local government practitioners from Japan last week. Ashfield Mayor Ted Cassidy said the visitors were interested in learning about Ashfield's multicultural community. ''Known as the birthplace of multiculturalism in Australia, we were delighted to showcase our diverse and dynamic council and community," Cr Cassidy said. Musicians excel TWO talented teenage musicians have excelled at the recent finals of the NSW Secondary Schools Concerto Competition. Enfield's Hyung Suk Bae, who plays violincello, won the Outstanding Performer prize, and was awarded $5000 and an engagement with the Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra in their 2009 Symphony Series. Xenia Deviatkina-Loh, of Burwood, who plays violin, won the Senior Section prize of $1000 and the KPO Players Award worth $200. News about TAFE TAFE teachers and students will visit Homebush Boys High to speak about courses in web design, digital arts and graphic design next week, and Lidcombe College will hold an open day on Tuesday from noon. STRATHFIELD Council Business papers for Council and Committee meetings are available from Council's Customer Service Centre, libraries and website www.strathfield.nsw.gov.au from the Saturday prior to each meeting. Council Meetings First Tuesday of the month Second Tuesday of the month Third Tuesday of the month (As required) Meeting Ordinary Council at 7pm Planning Committee at 6pm Environment Committee; Social Committee; Economic Committee Venue Council Chambers 65 Homebush Road Strathfield Iron Bark Meeting Room Strathfield Library and Information Centre 65-67 Rochester Street Homebush For further details of meeting times and locations contact Council's Governance department on 9748 9930 council chambers: 65 Homebush Rd, Strathfield NSW 2135 p) 9748 9999 f) 9764 1034 business hours: 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday postal address: PO Box 120, Strathfield NSW 2135 e) firstname.lastname@example.org w) www.strathfield.nsw.gov.au our Community news Cr Paul Barron, Mayor Mayor's message Saturday 2 August 10-11am, Strathfield Library and Information Centre. 65-67 Rochester Street, Homebush, Melaleuca Room. For further information contact Linda Seeto of Council on 9748 9999. Meet Your Councillor Sessions 2051990i iww wk04 STRATHFIELD COUNCIL The upcoming week is an exciting time in Strathfield with numerous events taking place in our Municipality. This Sunday is National Tree Day and Council is hosting a tree planting/family fun day at Hudson Park Oval from 10am. I invite residents and community groups to come along and plant a tree to help make our Municipality a greener one. As well as that, next week is Local Government Week and we'll be celebrating by holding a number of free activities, displays and giveaways from Monday 28 July to Sunday 3 August. One of the events being held is a Council open day on Wednesday 30 July. I look forward to meeting many community members at these various events over the course of the week. To keep disruptions to branch library services to a minimum during the construction stages of the Strathfield South Community and Library Centre, the following arrangements have been organised: • Weekly bus service to transport people to and from High Street and the Main Library in Homebush • Monthly community bus service to the Main Library to pick up people from High Street on the first Wednesday of the month • Branch Library users offered the opportunity to become temporary home library ser vice clients where a personal profile is developed and resources delivered and collected from their homes at agreed times • Branch library users given extended loan periods and increase in borrowing limits • An outdoors return chute located at the High Street site For further information on library services, please contact the Main Library on 8762 0222. Branch Library Closure NATIONAL TREE DAY/FAMILY FUN DAY Sunday 27 July 10am-1pm FREE Hudson Park Oval Arthur St, Strathfield FREE CHILD RESTRAINT CHECKS Bookings essential. Contact Liz McConnell of Council on 9748 9999 LOCAL GOVERNMENT WEEK Monday 28 July to Sunday 3 August For a detailed program of activities contact the Customer Service Centre on 9748 9999 What's On Council is seeking applications for seasonal hirers for the use of the following sporting grounds including; Strathfield Park, Mason Park, Cooke Park, Bark Huts Reserve, Begnell Field and Hudson Oval during the 2008/2009 Summer Season (Saturday 13 September 2008 -- Sunday 22 March 2009 inclusive). Applications are open until Monday 11 August. For further information contact Council on 9748 9999. Summer Seasonal Hire of Sporting Grounds World Youth Day came to Strathfield last week with Mayor of Strathfield Paul Barron welcoming pilgrims at St Martha's Catholic Church (below), and also meeting with Patriarch Mar Nasrallah Boutros Cardinal Sfeir, the patriarch of the Maronite Church at the Maronite Eparchy of Australia in Strathfield (left). World Youth Day OPEN: Monday - Sunday 7am - 8pm 549 Great North Road, ABBOTSFORD 9716 9666 BASKET CASE LAUNDRETTE Pickup & Delivery Ironing Dry Cleaning Washing Self Service Laundrette 2121929K Are you unable to gain or maintain an Erection? Do you suffer from Premature Ejaculation? Do you long for the Sexual Satisfaction of your Youth? www.amiaustralia.com.au 1308 WANT LONGER LASTING SEX? NASAL DELIVERY TECHNOLOGY Could get you Performing at your PEAK! SO GO FOR IT! 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