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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018! Reports of “New Year’s Eve’ Pranks, in South Australian newspapers, go back to the late 1800s. Practical jokes, usually attributed to ‘young bloods’, were popular in country towns when farm machines, gates, vehicles and sign posts were decorated or relocated. Paint was used in variety of ways from putting the new... Continue Reading →
Our last meeting for 2017 was a fantastic Christmas celebration on 15 December at Anderson Hill. We had a great evening and shared weird and wonderful "old tatt" for Kris Kringle and watched the video of our Cam's Capers trip. Looking forward to next year.
LENSWOOD is now 100 years old https://youtu.be/LIPmgyCE7AQ June 5, 1917 "The eastern portion of the Forest Range district has long been inconvenienced by lack of postal facilities. Some residents were situated from two to four miles from the office, and as the bulk of mail business went to that part it was felt that some means... Continue Reading →
"That's all for you! From a post office a township grew - Lenswood 100 years" The story of the last 100 years of Lenswood. Published by The Forest Range and Lenswood History Group to celebrate 100 years since the naming of Lenswood - 1917 - 2017. We sold all copies of the first AND second... Continue Reading →
Next meeting - CLICK HERE for details We meet on the first Thursday of each month (except January) - all welcome. Committee Members: Chair: Peter Stafford Secretary: Evelyn Hay Treasurer: Susette Peterson General committee members: Evelyn Golding | Warren Murdoch Cam Stafford | Kay Stafford | Irene Filsell Margaret... Continue Reading →
Old cars, old furniture, old stuff. We had a great visit to a private museum on 10 Feb. It was a balmy evening with a huge moon and a cool breeze as we shared wine and cheese after. Great visit.
Membership fees are due at 30 June. Our ordinary membership fee is just $20. That fee will ensure your membership to 30 June 2018. There are three types of Members: Ordinary membership - open to persons sixteen years of age; may be an individual or family = 1 vote at meetings Life Membership – available to... Continue Reading →