School holidays means fun

GREEN THUMB: Grow food in a basket, planter box or small container. Be creative with self-watering and raised beds in the gardening in small spaces workshop.
GREEN THUMB: Grow food in a basket, planter box or small container. Be creative with self-watering and raised beds in the gardening in small spaces workshop.

Exhibition

Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015 presents the full suite of eight montage films by artist Tracey Moffatt and her long-time collaborator Gary Hillberg. Exhibited all together for the first time, these works span 16 years of their collaborative practice. The exhibiton was curated and developed by Artspace, Sydney and is touring nationally in partnership with Museums & Galleries of NSW. Details: Runs until April 22. Blacktown Arts Centre, 78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown. Free. Call 9839 6558.

The Western Sydney Jam Session

Singers and musicians of all ages and abilities are invited to play, share and make music with The Western Sydney Jam Session house band, providing opportunities for collaboration and professional development. Details: April 19, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Blacktown Arts Centre, 78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown. Free. Bookings: blacktownartscentre.eventbrite.com or 9839 6558.

Reading Club

Join the Year One Reading Club to receive a special sticker on your card, a log book and a welcome gift. All Children in year one can join for free. Come to the desk every time you borrow from the library to receive a sticker in your log book. After two stickers you will receive a special reward. There are activity sheets to complete for extra stickers to help you on your reading club journey. Details: April until October 31. Contact your local Hills library.

Spies and Sleuths

Test your sleuthing skills with hidden messages to decode, mysteries to solve and villains to uncover. For children in school years K-2. Free. Details: April 20, 10.30am to 11.30am, Vinegar Hill Memorial Library, 29 Main Street, Rouse Hill. Call 8889 5200.

The Book of Everything 

Thomas is nine and is writing a book about everything he sees in Amsterdam in 1951, including his troubled family life and his friend, Jesus Christ. The story is about a child learning to cope with life, determined to be happy. Details: April 21 and 22, 8.15pm, Pavilion Theatre, Castle Hill Showground, Castle Hill. Cost: $22-$27. Bookings: 9634 2929.

Gardening in Small Spaces

Explore effective methods to increase plant yield in a limited space. Bookings essential, places limited. Free. Details: April 27, 10am to 11.30am, Community Environment Centre, Annangrove Park, Currie Ave, Annangrove. Bookings: eventbrite.com.au/e/gardening-in-small-spaces-tickets-33268416730

FILM:  Blacktown Arts Centre is the first location in NSW to present Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015. The eight films run on a continuous loop.

FILM: Blacktown Arts Centre is the first location in NSW to present Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015. The eight films run on a continuous loop.