Keen beekeepers will meet in Hairini this afternoon to discuss all things bees.
Those interested will meet at the Fernz Cafe, 1 Ohauiti Rd, at 2pm.
For more informatin contact Gordon on 027 544 2882.
The Bay is hosting the nation’s best karters in the KartSport Bay of Plenty’s big Mi Sedaap Pro Kart Series/Gen-i Kartstars Rotax Max Challenge of New Zealand meeting today.
The two-day meeting at the Fagan’s Valley Raceway between Te Puke and Papamoa hosts the third round of this year’s Mi Sedaap series for KZ2 and KF3 karts and the fourth round of the Gen-i Rotax Max Challenge of New Zealand for 125cc Rotax-powered karts.
Previous rounds of each series have been held at separate meetings but from this weekend on they will share top billing at the same meetings.
Today’s action includes both pre-finals and finals races.
3:45 Live Kids Club
Join us at Papamoa Library for games, craft & fun while learning Bible stories. Every Sun during term time starting 3.45pm. No charge. Suited for ages 4-7. Linda 572 5558. In association with Changepoint.co.nz
Bay Blokart Club
Friendly club sailing at Baypark track every Sunday & race days on second Sun of month. Use second entrance 400m down Truman Lane. All welcome. Club ph 027 391 8300 or Peter 0274 721 322
Every Sun at Greerton Senior Citizen’s Hall, Maitland St, Greerton 1.45pm. Title: “Abraham an example of true faith”. Interactive, Q&A, refreshments provided. All welcome. Vic 543 0504
BOP Linux Users
Bimonthly hands on day. Bring your computer for help with Linux & Open Source software. Arts & Crafts Centre (back room), cnr Elizabeth & Glasgow Sts 9.30am – 3pm. $2 door charge. All welcome. 578 6024 www.boplug.co.nz
Home Computer Club (Tga) Inc
Computer enthusiasts meet to share knowledge & experience, last Sun of each month at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St West 9.30am - 12.30pm approx. $3 door charge. Visitors welcome. 544 2067
Learning Spiritual Laws
Sunday’s at Director’s Room, Wholly Bagels & Pizza, 801 Cameron Rd 10-11am. Donations only. Remember & celebrate who you are!
Maketu Community Market
Maketu Village Reserve every 3rd & 5th Sun of month 8am – 1pm. Variety of stalls including fresh veges, baking, plants, bric-a-brac, books & more. Maureen 533 2340
Matua Bowling Club
Sunday social bowls at Levers Rd 12.30-3.30pm. Cost $5pp incl afternoon tea, raffles, barbecue, game prizes. www.sportsground.co.nz/matuabowls
Mount Mainstreet Farmers Market
Every Sunday in Phoenix car park 9am - 1pm. Fresh fruit & veges, breads, cheese, oils, plants & more. All home grown & home made. Downtown the Mount open 7 days. 575 9911
Mount Monthly Kids Market
Stalls run by kids. Come down & support our youth selling crafts, plants, produce, toys & more. Indoors at Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way. 575 2048
Every Sun, Tues & Thurs at Cliff Rd 12.45pm. Boules available, tuition given. 1st 3 visits free. Neita 572 3768
Presbyterian Church Marton
Marton Presbyterians celebrating 150 years on August 19/20. If you have been part of St Andrew’s & would like info find it at http://standrews.marton4jesus.org or 06 327 4532
Radio Controlled Model Yachts
Meet Sun & Thurs 1.30pm at pond behind 24 Montego Drive, Papamoa to race Electron class yachts. Graham 572 5419
Rifle Range Public Open Day
Open to public on last Sun of the month. Range at end of Ngawaro Rd, at the TECT All Terrain Park 9am - 3pm. Some targets available to purchase, or bring your own. Must bring own ammo, shoot rests, ear muffs, etc. Firearms license must be presented at registration area. $15pp (cash only). No cellphone coverage. www.deerstalkersbop.org.nz
Running Group - Early Runners
Every Sun at Papamoa 8.30am. Meet behind Bluebiyou car park, by the beach. Every level of runner welcome. Jefferson 021 264 3211 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Singles Mix & Mingle 50+
Coffee afternoon at Zaggers Cafe, Chapel St 2.30pm. Mix & mingle with other like-minded singles in a relaxed atmosphere. Gayle 027 439 3267
Tauranga Spiritual Society
Mini expo with mediums, clairvoyants, crystal healer. Senior Citizens Hall, 14 Norris St. Doors open 6.30pm for 7pm start. Entry $5, members $3. All welcome.