Put on your thinking caps and test your general knowledge at the Blacktown Relay For Life Trivia Night this Friday at Blacktown Workers Club.
Organisers say it is guaranteed to be a fun night, raising money for cancer research, support, education and advocacy services.
There will be raffles, lucky door prizes and silent auctions.
Tables of 10 are $150.
Bookings (essential): 9830 0600.
The Blacktown Relay For Life will be held October 26-27 at Blacktown International Sportspark athletics centre, Rooty Hill.
During the relay, teams walk laps of the track over a 24-hour period.
Registrations: 9354 2000 or relay.cancercouncil.com.au/2013/blacktown_2013.
Blacktown Council will celebrate International Day of Older Persons at Max Webber Library in Blacktown next Tuesday, 10am-2pm.
The event celebrates the contribution senior citizens make and raises awareness of the impact of an ageing population on the wider community.
It also offers an opportunity to connect with organisations that help older people, including the council, Neighbour Aid, Australian Hearing, Telstra, Blacktown Computer Pals, Meals on Wheels and Healthwise Seniors.
There will be tai chi, poetry reading and library tours.
People of all ages are welcome.
About 8.9 per cent of the Blacktown area's residents are aged over 65.
The number of residents aged over 65 is expected to double by 2036.
Details: 9839 6620.