What's On  

Saturday 27 May

Bay Network Singles Social Club

55+ who wish to make new friends & enjoy club activities, dining, shows, trips, bbq's etc. Mary-Anne 027 207 1690 or 576 9988

Group Quarterly meeting. Guest speaker – Mrs Taki Fischer, National Coordinator for E.T.S.G. All welcome, gold coin donation and/or small plate for morning tea. Evans Road Community Church, Papamoa at 10am. Ann Tuffin 542 4005

Caravan & Motorhome Owners

Interested in joining like minded people & attend weekend rallies? Neal 576 9031

Come Dancing Tonight

Sequence & old time dancing, great music & supper. Greerton Hall 7.30-10.30pm. Entry $7. Run by Tauranga Scottish Soc.

Computer Lessons

Learn in your own time, at your own pace. Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Visit one of our libraries to register.

End-of-Life and Palliative Care

Hear expert Prof Jan Bernheim, Vintage Car Clubrooms, 17 Cliff Road. 1.30pm.

Free Blues Rock Concert

Starring the amazing “Skeleton Crew” & Maria Fuller. Refreshments provided St James Church, 70 Pooles Rd, Greerton 2pm. Peter 022 323 9102

Friendship Force International

Friendship & Home Hosting exchanges with other clubs worldwide. Barbara 574 5711 or email: regclothier@gmail.com www.thefriendshipforce.org

Garage Sale

Living Word Faith Church Garage Sale. 1448 Cameron Road. 8.30-11.30am

LOL Laughter Wellness

Have a laugh in the winter timeslot at Arataki Community Centre, Mount 11-11.45am. $3 door. Trish 022 036 6768 email: lollaughterwellness@gmail.com

Messianic Meetings

Every Sat at Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui 10am. Seek to unite together in our walk to put truth into action on a daily basis. 544 7424 or 0210 226 3515

Narcotics Anonymous Open Meetings

Sat 7.30-8.30pm & every Sun 7-8pm, Hanmer Clinic, 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton. Mon 7-8pm & Fri 7.30-8.30pm, Hillier Centre. 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui. Women's Meeting every Tues 10.30-11.30am Downstairs Hall, Salvation Army Recovery Church, 375 Cameron Rd. 0800 NA TODAY

Papamoa Cruisers

Slow Bikers Only. Meet Papamoa McDonalds 1.30 pm -Load Trailer. 2.00pm Bike from 16th ave from. Museum on K Valkey towards Lakes. Return. 3.30. Iain 027 5722 987

Petanque @ Club Mt Maunganui

Sat 1pm. Equip available, all levels welcome. Arnold 544 5598

Plunket Free Car Seat Clinic

Free fitting check from qualified car seat technician, free advice on current and best practise. Sausage sizzle. 471 Devonport Road. 10-2.

Sabbath Service

Every Sat 10.30am Bible discussion adults & children. 11.45am share blessings/singing/sermon Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Mt Maunganui. 576 0435 or 021 0778 214

Sequence Dance Ball

June 10 Ladies - Dress up in your finery, colorful gown & Men - kilt or formal attire preferred. Live band, plenty of room to dance, &a delicious supper, at our Birthday Ball. Mt Maunganui Sports Centre at 7.30 pm. Entrance $7.00. Organized by the Mount Maunganui Scottish Society. Ph Erica 576 0578

Te Puna Community Conversation

Learn about, & have your say on, key projects & topics in Te Puna. Presentations from Western Bay Council at Te Puna School Hall. 11-3.

The Original Greerton Hall Market

Produce, bric-a-brac, crafts plants, stalls inside/outside. Get your friends together & come along. Tea, coffee, snacks available. New stallholders always welcome. Phone to book a site. Greerton Hall 8am - 12pm. Tricia/Gary 07 5431487, 027 908 2952, greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz, www facebook.com/greertonhallmarket

Zee Market

An awesome selection of stalls & yummy food. Welcome Bay Hall 10am - 2pm


Sunday 28 May

A course in miracles

We are our Soul having a human experience. What is your Soul's purpose in your body? How can you speak to It and be Guided? At Backbenches Room, Grindz Cafe, 50 First Ave. 12:30 Coffee &.chat. 1:00 Video. FREE

Bay Bible Fellowship/Lord's Day

Join us for our Worship service Part 1 Peter 3:7 “Changing marriages for good - part 2” Pastor Lincoln Forlong. All welcome. Welcome Bay Primary School Hall, 10am Visit us at www.bbf.net.nz

Bible Seminars

Title: “Jesus: Brings God's word to us” Interactive, Q & A. All welcome. Refreshments provided. Greerton Senior Citizen's Hall 1.30. Vic 5430504.

Czech and Slovak Club Tauranga

Czech School & Playgroup. guests welcome! Tauranga Boys College, 10am - 12noon, Devonport Rd, More info: https://www.csclubtauranga.nz/en/

Champion of Champion Games

Champion of Champion Singles at Mount Sports Centre 9am start. Karen 576 0443


Every Sun, Tues, Fri at Tauranga Domain, Cameron Rd 12.45pm. Beginners welcome. Peter 571 0633

Discover Your Soul's Purpose

We are our Soul having a human experience. Why is your Soul in your body? How can you speak to It and be Guided. Backbenches Room, Grindz Cafe, 50 First Ave. 12:30-2:30. FREE

Free community sausage sizzle

Ohauiti shops with some food/grocery voucher giveaways. Brought to you by Church of God's Love, Ohauiti.

Home Computer Club (TGA) Inc.

May 29 - Computer enthusiasts meet to share knowledge and experience, at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St. Last Sun of each month, from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm.. $3 door charge, Ph. 544-2067

Meditation Workshop

“Overcoming Conflicts to Achieve Happy Relationships”. Greerton Library

1pm-3pm $5. Mike 027 446 5357

Papamoa Country Music Club

Meet 4th Sun at Papamoa Sports & Recreation Centre, Parton Rd 1pm. Grant 0274 952 789

Papamoa Lions Club Market

Gordon Spratt Reserve, Parton Rd, Papamoa. Gates open 7am for stall holder entry. Ph Wayne 027 974 5699

Quakers in Tauranga

In hall behind Brain Watkins House, cnr Elizabeth St/Cameron Rd 10am for an hour of mainly silent worship followed by tea/coffee & talk. 544 0448 www.quaker.org.nz

Radio Controlled Model Yachts

Meet Sun 1.30pm & Thurs 1.30pm at pond behind 24 Montego Drive, Papamoa to sail Electron & similar 3ft long yachts, for fun. Adult beginners welcome. 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. Bring own ammo, shooting rests, ear muffs etc. Must bring fire-arms license $15pp (cash only). www.deerstalkersbop.org.nz

Tauranga Theosophical Society.

Join us for an update from Tim Byod, president's blog. All welcome, entry by donation. Tauranga Yoga Center, 2pm Ph 577 6042.


Monday 29 May

Achieve Toastmasters

Keep speaking, keep helping, keep succeeding. 1st, 3rd & 5th Mon of month at St Stephen's Church Hall, Brookfield, Tauranga 7.30-9.30pm. Craig 027 587 5115

Active Adults Fun Fitness

Aerobic, weights, yoga. Every Mon at Arataki Community Centre 9-10am. $7. Lynda 574 0457 or 029 230 0162

Al Anon

Support offered to those affected by someone's addiction to alcohol. Every Monday at St George's Church, Cameron Rd, Tauranga 7pm. Chrissy 281 0933

Badminton Club

Every Mon, Aquinas College, Pyes Pa 7.30-9.30pm. Adults & year 12 & above. Racquets available. Sue 0211 944 335 www.taurangabadmintonclub.co.nz

Body & Soul Fun Fitness

For over 50's, social events & guest speakers. Mon & Fri Greerton Hall Cameron Rd. Tues Wesley Church Hall, 13th Ave. Weds City Church cnr Otumoetai Rd/Sherwood St. Thurs at Tauranga Senior Citizens Hall, Norris St behind Pak n Save. All classes 9.15-10.15am. Dianne 576 5031 or 027 431 4326


Every Mon at Bethlehem Hall, Main Highway 7.15pm. First 3 nights free. Wendy 578 2585

Chess Mount Maunganui

Mount RSA Chess Club every Mon at Mount RSA, 544 Maunganui Rd. Early programme 6-7.30pm during school term. Late programme 7.30pm onwards. Standard chess rules. Incl casual games. Noel 579 5412

Computer Lessons

Whether you are new to the computer or just want to brush up on your Digital Skills, Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Working through tutorials gives you confidence in yourself & teaches you computer skills you can use every day at home or work. Visit one of our Libraries to register.

Dance Along

Learn to dance & new dances at a great spot. Rumbas, waltzes, new vogue sequence, tangos, Cha Cha & more. Te Puke Citizens and RSA club from 6:30 - 8:30 pm every Monday. No cover or entry charge. Contact Gordon or Diane. Ph 572 0060


Every Mon & Weds at Senior Citizen's Hall, Norris St 7pm. Modern, waltzes, tango, quicksteps & more. $3pp. 543 9125

English Conversation Classes

Classes for all nationalities & a chance to explore some of the informal words in our kiwi context. Professional Teachers - No charge. Bethlehem Baptist Church, 90 Bethlehem Road. 7-9 pm Contact 576-2344 or bbc@bethlehem.org.nz

Fitness League

Low impact exercise set to music using the Bagot Stack technique, for women of all ages & abilities. First class free. Mon at Settlers Hall Omokoroa 9.30am & Tues St Johns Anglican Church Waihi 9.30am. Dorothy 549 3378

Free Meditation Classes in Bellevue

Every Mon 10am & Weds 7.30pm. Find peace & the joy of life. Stop those thoughts. Enjoy good health & better quality of sleep. David/Trisha 570 1204

Harmony A Plenty

Barber Shop Chorus. Monday nights. Bethlehem Community Church 183 Moffat Road. 543 5240

Line Dancing

Every Mon at Wesley Church Hall, 13th Ave 6-8pm. Every Weds at Arataki Community Hall, Zambuk Way, Bayfair 12-2pm. Every Thurs at Matua Hall, Levers Rd 1-3pm. Pat 544 2574

Mah Jong

Every Monday. Arataki Community Centre, 1-4. Ph 576 3455

Mah Jong

Every Monday at Tauranga South Bowling Club, 11th Ave 12.45-4pm. Visitors & beginners welcome - free teaching available. Shirley 576 0014

Mt Maunganui Bridge Club

Every Mon 12.45-4.15pm, with junior & novice sessions 7-9.15pm. Weds 7-10.15pm. Thurs 10.45am - 2.15pm (bring your lunch). Fri 12.45-4.15pm. 60 Golf Rd. $3 members $5 visitors. Anne 572 5522

Nam Wah Pai Kung Fu

Chinese martial art training, Selwyn Ridge School, Welcome Bay 6-7.30pm. Brian 021 241 7059

Omokoroa Beach Indoor Bowling Club

Meet at Settlers Hall, Omokoroa Rd Mon 1.30pm & Tues 7.30pm. Cost $3. Anne 548 1636

Otumoetai Indoor Bowls

Aggregate, Matua Primary School Hall, Clivedene St 7.15pm. New members welcome. Karen 576 0443

Piloga Classes

Fusion of Pilates & yoga movements. Every Mon & Fri at Arataki Community Centre 10.15-11.30am. $15 per class.

Plant Based Cooking Seminar

Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Mt Maunganui 6.30-8.30pm. Talk, teach, taste presented by local chef Arna Buckley & others. Entry $10. Book now 576 0435 or 021 0778 214

Plunket Car Seat Clinic.

Car seats checked & fitted by qualified Child Restraint Technicians. No appointment necessary. Every Monday & Thursday. Donation appreciated. 471 Devonport Road, Tauranga. Ph 578 7813

Recycled Teenagers

Gentle exercise for 50's forwards. Mon & Weds, 14 Norris St, Tauranga Senior Citizens Club. Tues at St Mary's Church Hall, Girven Rd. All 9 - 10.30am. First class free. Jennifer 571 1411

St Columba Indoor Bowling Club

Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood. Names in by 7.15pm, 7.30pm start. All playing levels welcome. Paul 576 6324

Tauranga Epilepsy Support Group

Come along for a casuaul chat. Meeting at 10am at The Grindz Cafe, 1st Ave.

Tauranga Rock n Roll Club Inc

Every Mon at Legion of Frontiersmen's Hall, 165 Elizabeth St 7- 8pm. Lessons & Social Evening of Dancing. Members $3, non-members $5. Check the Facebook pages. Malcolm 027 592 7240

Tauranga Scottish Country Dance Club

Beginners class at St John's Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd 6.30-8.30pm. Sarah 579 0123

Tauranga Senior Citizens Club

Cards, 500 & Bridge Mon & Thurs. Indoor Bowls Tues, Weds & Sat at 14 Norris St, behind Pak n Save 1-4pm. Register by 12.45pm. $2 incl afternoon tea.

Women's Art Group

Every Mon at Lyceum Club Rooms, 68 1st Ave 9am - 12pm. Margaret 543 3244

Zonta Tauranga

Welcomes like minded women helping to raise profile promoting & protecting the rights of women & girls in our community & internationally. Meets every 2nd Monday 5.30. Tauranga Club + Dinner. Call Suzy 021 266 5044

Tuesday 30 May

ABC - Avenues Badminton Club

Every Tues at Tauranga Boys' College Gym. Juniors 6-7.30pm (term time), seniors (adults) 7.30-9.30pm. Adults $7, student $5. Delwyn 027 212 4720


Mt Maunganui. A Mindset Change. Teachings from Graeme Cook's material. Come, be inspired and enjoy prayer, praise and fellowship. Salvation Army Hall 57 Eversham Road. 9.30 am. Barbara 576 5870

Alcoholics Anonymous

Meet every Tues at St Peter's Church Hall, 11 Victoria Rd, Mount 7.30-8.30pm. 0800 229 6757

Argentine Tango

Guys, we need you to rotate, as partners, with the girls. No experience necessary. Free lessons. Denise 0204 006 1340

Cards 500

Every Tues & Thurs at Mount Senior Citizen's, 345 Maunganui Rd 12.45pm. Garry 576 3033

Computer Lessons

Word, Excel, PowerPoint, from basic to advanced. Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Visit one of our libraries to register.

Excel Toastmasters

Every 2nd, 4th & 5th Tues of month at Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Bayfair 6.15-8.30pm. Learn excellent public speaking & leadership skills. yolanda.cambridge@gmail.com or 544 3730

Fitness League

Ladies exercise with dance, weights, floor work every Tues at St Columba Church, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood 9.30-10.30am. Gloria 021 139 2448

Free Diabetes Nurse Educator Clinic

Hairini Doctors every Tuesday by appointment only. 571 3422 or debbie@diabeteshelp.org.nz

Free Community Fit Club

Low impact, full muscle workout. Historic Village 9.15am. 576 3642 or jen@nzhealthnow.com

Greerton Lions Club

1st & 3rd Tues of month at Fairway Lounge, Tauranga Racecourse 6pm. Bill 543 4424

Inacord Chorus

Womens singing group. New director, new direction Bethlehem Community Church Building. 183 Moffat Rd, Bethlehem 7.15. Debbie 021 1291 126 or 548 2483

Israeli Dancing

Every Tues, Gate Pa Primary School, Cameron Rd 7-8pm. All ages welcome, no partner required. Maria 544 1680/022 165 2114

Katikati Maestro's

More men needed to join their choir. Rehearse every Tues at St Peter's Church 7pm. Jeanette 549 3668 or 027 243 5799

Mount Morning Badminton

Every Tues at Mount Sports Centre, Blake Park 9-11.30am. Social, competitive, all ages. Daily fee $5pp. Maxine 575 0162

Orange City Square & Round Dance Club.

Tuesday morning 10.00. Wednesday Combined A1 & Plus, Thursday Club Night & New Learner Class, 7.30 pm. Frontiersmen's Hall. Ph 543-1063.

Otumoetai Matua Walking Group

Every Tues at Kulim Park 9am. 576 7339

Papamoa Sports Indoor Bowls

Gordon Spratt Reserve, Parton Rd. Coaching available. Names in by 7.15pm for 7.30 start. Michael 542 0609 or 0274 888 5968


Bayfair Petanque Club, every Tues & Thurs at Russley Drive 1pm. Equipment & coaching available. Try a new sport. Margie 542 0084 or 021 0293 7459

Petanque - Tga/BOP Club

Club Mt Maunganui 1pm start. Equip available, coaching given. Linda 544 2818

Pilates Classes

Every Tues at Arataki Community Centre 11.15-12.15pm. Every Thurs at Omokoroa Settler's Hall 11am - 12pm. $12 per class. Claudia 0211 927 706

South City Indoor Bowls

Club night – (Pairs Postsection playoff if required) at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Mary 541 0687

Tauranga Meditation Group

Intro to meditation classes 1st Tues of month 7-8.30pm. General classes other Tues. $5 koha. Blind Foundation, 160 17th Ave, Tauranga.

Tauranga Morning Badminton Club

Tues & Thurs at QE Youth Centre, cnr 11th Ave/Devonport Rd 9-11.30am. Heather 574 0976

Tauranga Samba

Brazilian drumming/percussion at Mount Sports Centre cnr Hull & Maunganui Rds 7.15-9.15pm. No experience needed. Rob 021 232 7185

Tauranga Scrabble Club

Tues at Tauranga Bridge Club, Ngatai Rd 8.50am. 3 games $3. New players welcome. 544 8372

Tauranga Stroke Support Drop-In Centre

Peer support group for stroke survivors & their carers. Every Tues at Greerton Senior Citizen's Hall, Maitland St 9.30am - 12pm. $4pp 571 3050

Tauranga Target Rifle Club

Shooting every Tues 7pm. Ellis 578 0098

Tauranga Toastmasters

Weekly at Tauranga Lyceum Club 7.15 - 9.30pm. Learn public speaking & leadership skills. Alan 544 5989


Tues, Yoga Matua Hall 6.50-8pm. Weds & Fri Yoga Fergusson Park 9.30-10.40am. Tues & Thurs Yin Yoga, 121 Carlton St 10-11.30am. For timetable www.stellayoga.co.nz or Stella 021 024 96390


Wednesday 31 May

Age Concern Walking Group

Bus trip to Thames 10am. 578 2631

Alcoholics Anonymous

Reflections at Te Puke every Weds at Te Puke Baptist Church, Station Rd 7.30-8.30pm. 0800 229 6757

Belly Dancing with Arabian Spice

Every Weds at St Columba Church Hall, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Tauranga 6.30-8.30pm. 0211 245 982 or 576 4112 arabianspicebd@gmail.com

Bowls Indoor

Every Weds & Fri at Mount Senior Citizen's, 345 Maunganui Rd 12.45pm. Nancy/Ernie 575 4650


Do you play crib or would like to learn? Every Weds at Greerton RSA 1pm. Rona 578 7939

Club Mount Indoor Bowls

Every Weds at 45 Kawaka St. Names in by 6.45 for 7pm start. Val 027 302 8149 or 543 4168

Community Bible Study International

Every Weds at City Church, 252 Otumoetai Rd 7-9pm. Bible study on “The Book of Genesis.” Julie 552 4068

Community Tai Chi Class

Bethlehem Hall 1-2pm. First lesson free. Term concession rate. Qualified tutor & instructor Trish member AATC.

Computer Lessons

Learn in your own time, at your own pace. Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Visit one of our libraries to register.

Fernlands Water Exercise Class

Every Weds 10.45-11.45am. Suitable for accident or illness rehabilitation. Helpful in weightloss or arthritis. Classes held rain or shine. Jennifer 571 1411

Friends of Tauranga Art Gallery

June 2. Welcomes everyone to Art in the Afternoon, on the first Wednesday of each month at 3pm, at the Education Centre, Tauranga Art Gallery.. Our next Guest speaker is Jo Campbell

Gate Pa Indoor Bowls

Club night at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Champion Finals 7pm. Kevin 543 4044

Greerton Scout Group - Cub Pack

Open to boys/girls yrs 4-6. Meet Weds during school term at Greerton Scout Hal, Hynds Rd, Tauranga 5.30-7pm. Email: greertonscouts@outlook.com

Healing Rooms

Experience God's healing touch. No charge, all ages welcome. Upstairs at Graced Op Shop, cnr 11th Ave & Christopher St 1-3pm. 021 110 0878 www.healingrooms.co.nz

Jazz Jam

Last Weds of month at Mount Social Club, 305 Maunganui Rd 6.30pm. Led by the TJS house band, plus a variety of guest musicians. Free entry.

Kiwi Toasters

Every 1st, 3rd & 5th Weds of the month at 3 Palm Springs Boulevard (same building as Palm Springs Pharmacy) 5.30-7pm. Chrissy 027 296 7939

Let's Learn

Courses, classes, workshops, activities - options galore. www.letslearn.co.nz Shelley 544 9557

Mah Jong

Every Weds at Tauranga Citz Club cnr Cameron Rd/13th Ave 12.45-4pm. Wendy 579 2851. Wednesday 31st May 2017

Mount Healing & Spiritual Centre,

1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month. Our guest tonight Raewin Weller (You don't need therapy just update your internal software). Do you want to learn about meditation, development groups, crystal, reflexology, healing workshops etc. Omanu Bowling Club, Doors open 7.00pm door charge $3.00. Ph Janet on 027 260226.

NZCT Chambermusic Contest 2017

June14th. Listen to the Bay of Plenty's talented high school musicians share their expertise. Refreshments available. $5 for one session, $8 for the day Bethlehem College PAC, 9.30 - 1.30 Ph Lynne 579 5543

Papamoa Outdoor Bowls

Roll Ups Weds & Sun, Gordon Spratt Reserve 12.45pm. Gail 574 0177

SAYgo - Falls Prevention Class

Gentle exercise for the elderly, held 3 Weds each month. Hall not available 1st Weds of month. At St John's Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd, Otumoetai 2-3pm. Allison 576 4536

Scottish Country Dancing

Every Weds at Senior Citizen's Hall, Maunganui Rd 7pm. Lynne 573 5055

Singles Coffee Club 60+

Every Weds 10am for coffee & once a month for lunch for a social get together. Looking for something new or meet new friends? Gayle 27 439 3267 or email: mixandmingle@xtra.co.nz

Tauranga Embroiderers' Guild

Every Weds at Tauranga Rowing Club, Devonport Rd 10am - 2.30pm & 7.30-9.30pm. Beginners welcome. Jenny 07 219 7740

Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group

Western Okataina Walkway from Rotoiti towards Okataina. Grade mod, approx. 5.5hrs. Debbie 543 0949

Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group

June 7 Waiorongomai to Waipapa and return via Pylons track. Grade hard, approx. 6.0 hrs. Paula 07 8897420

Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group

June 14 Woodland Rd to Wairoa Shelter & return. Grade mod, approx. 5.5 hrs. Alan 5761715

Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group

June 21 Karangahake via Scotsman's Gully to trig & return via Dubbo. Grade mod, approx. 5.5 hrs. Bob 5711227

Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group

June 28 Tuahu from Hot Springs Rd towards Motutapere Hut via Abseil Rock. Grade mod/hard, approx. 6.0 hrs. Bruce 5431034

Tauranga Table Tennis

All grades. Singles & Doubles. Memorial Hall 12.45 - 3pm. Mixed Social Doubles 7.30 - 9.30pm. Roy 578 7800

Te Puke Spiritual & Healing Centre

Meeting 2nd & 4th Wednesdays. This week's topic is Numerology. Doors open 6.30 Entry $5 includes raffles & refreshments. Lyceum Club 8 Palmer Court. Kerry 021 607 797

Toastmasters - City Early Start

Build your confidence, find your voice & open doors of opportunity in 2017 Classic Flyers Avgas Cafe every Weds 7.00-8.15am. Lani 0210 445 654 www.cityearlystart.co.nz

Thursday 1 June

Bay City Rockers

Social Rock n Roll dancing as well as Neon Moon, Rock n Roll Waltz. Every Thurs at Senior Citizen's Hall, Norris St 7-9.30pm. $3 entry. Gavin 027 643 6222

CAP Money

Free 4 week budgeting course helping you gain control of your finances & get ahead. Lifezone Church 7 Oak Lane 10.30am & 7.15pm. Carlene 571 6525 or text 021 241 3671

Community Bible Study International

Every Thurs at 14th Ave Gospel Centre 10am - 12pm for a Bible study on “The Book of Matthew.” Jack/Betty 544 3809

Computer Lessons

Word, Excel, PowerPoint, from basic to advanced. Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Visit one of our libraries to register.

EmployNZ free course

Pop along to the Tauranga Library 10 – 11am on Thursday's to find out more about the free Retail, Hospitality, IT, Foundation Skills and Fitness Courses. Sally 027 652 1429 for more info.

Fitness League

Safe, effective, low impact exercise to music using the Bagot Stack technique. Helps posture, balance & stamina. Free 1st class. Thurs: Central Baptist Church Hall, cnr 13th Ave/Cameron Rd 9.30am. Weds: Katikati Memorial Hall 10am. Pam 549 4799 or 021 117 7170

Free Guitar Lessons

Every Thurs at Historic Village 10-11.30am. Limited to 3 people per day. Register with Joseph 020 408 97462

Free Meditation Classes

Every Thurs at Meredith Hall, Fraser St, Merivale (near Yatton Park) 7.30pm. Enjoy good health & better quality of sleep. Ian 576 2032

French Connection

For lovers of all things French. Meet fortnightly Thurs at La Mexica on the Strand 4.30-6.30pm. agohns@yahoo.co.nz

Healing Rooms

Come for healing karakia. Prayer & peace for your physical, emotional & spiritual well-being with caring, trained Christians. Held first Thursday each month.Bay Coastal Healing Rooms, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd. 1.30-2.30 charge. Enquiries: 021 0271 3254

Mount Underwater Club

Club night at Mount Ocean Sports Clubrooms 7.30pm – Diving Raja Ampat . New members welcome. Ph 021 471 768 or gail.bingham58@gmail.com

Narcotics Anonymous

Closed men's meeting every Thurs at Waipuna Park Hall, 25 Kaitemako Rd, Welcome Bay 7.30-8.30pm.

Simplee Cre8ive

Every Thurs at Arataki Community Centre, Bayfair 9am - 2.30pm. All crafts. Jenny 574 7401

Tauranga Cake Decorators Guild

Meets 3rd Thursday of month. Lyceum Club, 68 1st Ave, 7pm start. Ph Tania 575-4383.

Sunshine Dance Group

Learn sequence dancing every Thurs at Baptist Church Hall, cnr 13th Ave/Cameron Rd 7-8.30pm followed by dancing until 10pm. $2pp entrance includes supper. Jan 544 4379

Tauranga Heart Support Group

Low impact group exercise class for those with or at risk of heart & associated diseases. Mon & Thurs at City Church, Otumoetai Rd 9.30-10.30am. $4pp. Diana 021 0476 155

Friday 2 June

Computer Lessons

Whether you are new to the computer or just want to brush up on your Digital Skills, Tauranga Library has a free course online to meet your needs. Working through tutorials gives you confidence in yourself & teaches you computer skills you can use every day at home or work. Visit one of our Libraries to register.

Chess Tauranga

Tauranga RSA, Greerton 5-7pm, for the whole family. Longer if necessary for longer games. Incl casual games. Standard chess rules. Werner 548 1111 http:/www.westernbopchess.weebly.com/

Embrace Dancing Classes

Every Friday. Come ad learn West Coast Swing. First class FREE. Elizabeth Street Community Centre 6.45. Vero 021 191 161 embrace.dancing@gmail.com

Falun Dafa,

Ancient wisdom applicable in 2017. Welcome to Free Exercise & Meditation Classes. Huia Rm, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, 7pm Ph/ Text Judy on 021 0425 398

Greerton Indoor Bowling Club

Handicap Pairs, Tauranga City Silver Band Hall, Yatton St. Names in by 7.15pm. Sally 571 8914

Mah Jong - Mt Maunganui

Every Fri at St Andrew's Church Hall, Dee St 12.45-4pm. Joy 578 7310

Oceanside Mah Jong Club

Friday afternoons. St Peter's church hall, Victoria Rd Jayne on 5746903 or Mob 021611974.

Orange City Square & Round Dance Club

Thursday Club Night & New Learner Class, 7.30 pm. Frontiersmen's Hall. Ph 543-1063.

The Shades

July 7 at Holy Trinity Church, 215 Devonport Rd, Tauranga 8pm. 4 fine young men, 4 divine voices. Adults $45, students $20. Tickets available from Hospice Shops & www.waipuna-hospice.co.nz

Village Radio

Community radio broadcasting from Tauranga Historic Village 1368 kHz AM. Music of 1940's - 90's weekends 9am - 5pm, weekdays 10am - 5pm. www.villageradio.co.nz or 571 3710


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