Fine design: Students from all disciplines at the University of Western Sydney’s Nepean Arts and Design Centre will host a display and sale of their work on Wednesday, noon-2.30pm, at T Block, Kingswood Campus, Great Western Highway, Kingswood. Items include cushions, cheese platters, postcards, T-shirts, lights, stickers, miniatures and cards. Details: wsidesign.blogspot.com.au.
Try knitting: Novice or experienced knitters are welcome to knit squares for Wrap With Love, a charity that distributes colourful wraps to communities in need around the world. The group meets every Thursday from 1pm at the lounge area, ground floor, Max Webber Library, corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street, Blacktown. Details: 9839 6648.
History talk: Mount Druiit Historical Society will host a talk, ‘‘People and Places of Parramatta’’, by Dorothy Warwick and Pat O’Brien on Saturday from 1pm at The Manse, 23 The Avenue, Mount Druitt. Cost is $10 and bookings are essential. Details: Hazel, 8807 0169.