Baypark Speedway is offering a thrilling night of speedway family entertainment for those who want to have a different family night out.
The Flamecrusher Midget Invitational is taking place, with racing starting at 6.30pm.
The best sprint and salon cars are expected to put on a thrilling show as they race around the track, vying for the top spot.
Tickets are available at the gate. Adults are $20, children (15 years and under) are $10 and under five-year-olds are free.
Seniors $5 (Super Gold Card), Family pass $45 (two adults and up to three children).
Gates are open at 5pm.
Saturday 28 April
Aqua-Evolution Swim School
Term 2 ‘12 - Learn-to-swim/survival lessons for 12mths - adults. Free assessments! Spaces limited. Jan 571 5286 or firstname.lastname@example.org
And book signing ‘Strip the Willow’ by Colin Belk at the Little Blue House, Katikati.
Art Exhibition: North
Marcus Lush’s ‘North’ at Harrisons Art Gallery, 106 11th Ave, Tauranga April 28 – May 19. Exhibition showcasing approximately 30 contemporary & historic works.
Beauty for Ashes
Girl’s day out at Otumoetai Baptist Chapel, 241 Otumoetai Baptist Chapel, 241 Otumoetai Rd 9.45am - 3pm. Door donation.
BOP Christian Singles
Free to join friendship group who meet monthly socially. 575 5556 or txt 021 107 9842
Absolute beginners with Tauranga Samba every Sat 9.30am. www.taurangasamba.org or 021 075 4300
Are you happy? Find out how Nichiren Buddhism can help attain indestructible happiness. Free presentation, 1st Floor, 38 Glenlyon Ave, Greerton 2-4pm. www.sgi.org Ngaire 0274 934 959 or email: email@example.com
Amazing bargains at St Columba Church Fair, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood 8am.
Come Dancing Tonight
Sequence & old time dancing. Friendly atmosphere, good music & supper. Greerton Hall 7.30-11pm. Entry $6, members $5. All welcome. Run by Tauranga Scottish Soc. Allyson 576 9194
Ultimate Dance Party. Ballroom, Latin & modern jive etc. Te Puke Memorial Hall 7-10.30pm. BYO drinks & supper. $12pp. The Dance Centre 542 1295 or http://www.udance2.co.nz
Tauranga Womens Refuge Fundraiser May 5 at Greerton Hall, 1263 Cameron Rd, Tga 7am – 12pm. Volunteer support & donations appreciated. Hazel 541 1912
Make Your Own Liquid Fertiliser
Free transition Welcome Bay workshop 10am - 12pm. Bring your own morning tea & bottle to take home your own magic brew! Registration necessary. Anna 544 1612 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Greerton Hall 8am - 12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Merv/Nancy, Waihi 07 863 6697
New Plymouth GHS
Old Girl’s Assn (BOP branch) AGM & lunch 11am. Ngaire 574 2777
Taoist Tai Chi
6 week introductory class starts today, 15 Koromiko St, Judea 9.30am. Exercise your body. Challenge your mind. Ann 577 9145
Tauranga Farmers Market
Tauranga Primary School cnr 5th Ave & Cameron Rd every Sat 7.45am - 12pm. Fresh & artisian produced food. Vote now for the Tauranga Farmers’ Market in the 2012 Taste Farmers Markets Awards. Be in to win a trip for 2 to Melbourne for the ultimate tour of authentic farmers markets plus other fantastic prizes. www.taurangafarmersmarket.co.nz
Tauranga Fuchsia Group
Elizabeth St Craft Centre, Elizabeth St West, Tauranga 1.30pm. Visitors & new members welcome. Pat 575 4591
The Biodynamic Calendar
And evening star watch with Rachel Pomeroy, May 12 11.30am - 8pm. $25. Tickets from Tga Waldorf School. 542 2452 or email: email@example.com
“Way Back into Healthiness”
Introduction to a healthy diet & self maintenance. Dr Thye Leow, GP who does acupuncture & is also an occupational medical adviser. 10am - 12.30pm. $10 (incl tea & snacks).Jessica 571 5168