Chit Chat: Eden’s community notices

Birthday fun: Lexie Schafer having a lovely time celebrating her 90th birthday with her family on Saturday, February 4.
Birthday fun: Lexie Schafer having a lovely time celebrating her 90th birthday with her family on Saturday, February 4.

Happy Birthday

The Eden Magnet  would like to wish Lexie Schafer a very happy birthday. Mrs Schafer celebrated her 90th birthday on Saturday, February 4. She had a quiet celebration at home with family and a lot of congratulatory phone calls.


Eden Community Market is on Saturday, February 18, 8am - 12noon. This month's special feature  Argentinian alfajores -  sweat treats; live music, barbecue, produce, jewellery  and craft. Book a stall by calling 6496 2501.


The next Meet and Munch lunch will be at the Great Southern Hotel on Thursday, February 23 at 12 noon. Everyone welcome. Contact Syd on 64961736.


The Eden View Club will be having its next meeting on February 27 at the Eden Fisherman’s Club this will be our AGM, so committee members 10.30am and others 11.30 for 12. If you would like to join a group of fun-loving ladies who raise funds for the Smith Family give Aileen a call on 64961920 or just come along, we have lunches, morning teas and outings. We meet on the fourth Monday of the month. 


Eden Minor Rugby League will be holding their first registration day on Sunday, February 19 at George Brown oval between 9am and 10.30am. This year there will be a 9-12 years age girls league tag side. All prospective players welcome.

Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels roster beginning Monday, February 20 is: Monday, June Whalley and Judy Bateman; Tuesday, Jan and John Polak; Wednesday, Anna Clarke and Ena Anderson; Thursday, Sue Kelly and Flo Young; Friday, Margaret Sheaves and Mary Hoodless. 


The Eden Community Access Centre is hosting a free creative writer’s workshop to celebrate NSW Seniors Week on Tuesday, March 7 from 10am-12.30pm at the Eden library. Local author Diana Harley will help you to tap into your writing potential to celebrate all things “senior”.

No need to be experienced just come along and have some fun! The theme of this year’s senior’s week is “Let’s do more together”. Refreshments provided. Bookings essential. Call 6496 3970.

Whale Museum

Local Julian Webb, will give a presentation of his interesting life as an officer of the World Bank at the Eden Killer Whale Museum at 2pm on Saturday, February 18. Julian has worked all over the world, but mainly in Saudi Arabia. No charge but a donation to the Friends of Eden Killer Whale Museum project would be appreciated.