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Sunday 21 October


Art Exhibition
Te Puke Art Society. All exciting new art including pottery by Tokoroa potters. Commerce Lane Te Puke. 10am-4pm


Art On The Strand
Art for Sale. Weather permitting. 9am-5pm. The Strand, Tauranga. Tauranga Society of Artists.


ARTWaikino
Art Exhibition. Victoria Hall, SH2, Waikino. 10am-4pm. Gold coin donation. Paintings, photography, craft, sculpture, Armistice Day. Art work for sale. Community hall fundraiser.


Bible Seminar
1:45pm Greerton Senior Citizens Hall, Maitland St, Greerton. Title: Joseph - Saviour of Israel. Interactive, Q&A. All welcome. Vic 543 0504


BOP Oodle Club
Playdates for dogs for socialising & fun! All dog breeds welcome. Meets monthly on first Sunday, 2-3pm, Fergusson Park. Free. www.oodlehq.co.nz


CAP Money Course, Free
Commencing Thurs 7th Nov 7:30pm at Golden Sands Baptist Church Papamoa for 3 sessions. Bookings sylvia@moneycoaching.co.nz, 027 631 8524. Learn to manage money well.


Corkers Toastmasters
Wow your audience Corkers Toastmasters meets 3rd Sunday of month at The Zone Cafe, Owens Place, Mt Maunganui at 2pm. Ph Chrissy 027 296 7939


Croquet
Tauranga Domain, Cameron Rd, 12:45 for 1pm start. Beginners welcome. Ph Peter 571 0633


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


International Travel, Home Hosting
Go to the friendshipforce.org & attend one of our Sunday or Thursday monthly meetings to learn more. Ph Barbara 574 5711, Jonathan 572 2091


Maketu Market
Maketu Market is held on 3rd & 5th Sundays of each month from 6am at Maketu Village Green. Ph Pat 021 447 420 or Carolyn 027 251 0388


Messy Church Pets&Peace
Looking for something creative, messy, stories, prayer, games, all ages? 4-6pm at 53 Te Okuroa Dr Papamoa Dinner provided Koha appreciated. Julie 0274 205 375 http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Messy Church, Holy Trinity
Cnr 3rd Ave & Devonport Rd. 4-6pm Theme: Self Control. With Dan Martin & his puppets. Making puppets, other activities. Short Christian story. Simple meal, GF, Vegetarian options. All free. Ph 578 7718


Narcotics Anonymous
Open meetings every Sunday, 7-8pm, Hanmer Clinic (behind Super Liquor), 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton. For more info, call 0800 NA TODAY


Radio Controlled Model Yachts
Sundays & Thursdays 1:30pm, in pond behind 24 Montego Drive Papamoa, sailing Electron Yachts for fun. Adult beginners welcome. Graham 572 5419


Recreational Road Cycling
Sunday morning rides in rural low traffic areas. Beginners to experienced. All types of bicycles welcome. Ph 0274 353 669 or www.cyclebop.co.nz


Spiritual Centre Psychic Cafe
Greerton Community Hall. Doors open 6:30pm, starts 7pm. Entry $10, then everything free. Psychics, Healers, Mediums & free refreshments from our kitchen. Ph 07 578 7205, www.psychiccafe.nz


TePuke Country Music Club
1pm at Te Puke Citizens & RSA Club. All welcome. Ph Gayle 573 8255


Tibetan Buddhist Teachings
Teachings by Geshela Jamyang Sherab held at the Papamoa Community Centre, alternate Sundays, 10am -12pm. Teachings Free, Dana appreciated. For dates ph Jaki on 021 216 1102


Walk 2 D'Feet MND
You are invited! 11th Nov Motor Neurone Disease Fundraiser at Fergusson Park, Matua, from 9:30am. Live music, dog parade, silent auction, food, Dan the puppet man & more! www.mndwalk.org.nz


Monday 22 October


Achieve Toastmasters
Find your voice Achieve Toastmasters meets 1st 3rd & 5th Monday at St Stephens Church Hall Brookfield Terrace at 7:30pm. Ph Frank/Chrissy 543 9493


Adult Social Ballroom/Latin Dance
Free Introductory Beginner Dance Lesson Mon 29th 7pm. Club Mt Maunganui. Partner not necessary. Just come along! Dean Smith Ph 021 230 3187, www.udance2.co.nz


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting 10am. Tauranga Central Baptist Church,13 ave/Cameron Rd. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Art Exhibition
Te Puke Art Society. All exciting new art including pottery by Tokoroa potters. Commerce Lane Te Puke. 10am-4pm


ARTWaikino
Art Exhibition. Victoria Hall, SH2, Waikino. 10am-4pm. Gold coin donation. Paintings, photography, craft, sculpture, Armistice Day. Art work for sale. Community hall fundraiser.


Badminton Club, Aquinas College
Tauranga Badminton Club, 7:30-9:30pm. Aquinas College Events Centre. Seniors & Year 11 upwards. Casual players welcome. $8pp. Club racquets available. Ph/text Sue: 0211944335 www.sporty/taurangabadmintonclub.co.nz


Bethlehem Indoor Bowls
Meets in Bethlehem Hall every Monday night. 7:30 start. New members, all ages welcome. Names in by 7:15. Ph John 0276 541 298


Body + Soul Fitness
For over 50s. Mon & Fri Greerton Hall, Tues Tauranga Senior Citizens Norris St, Wed Bethlehem hall 9:15am. Ph Dianne 027 431 4326 or 576 5031


Cards 500
Social, competitive & fun. Flexible evenings to suit. No cost. Ph Chris 572 3834


Cards 500
At RSA Greerton. Every Tuesday 12:30-2:30pm & every Monday 7pm.


Chess at Mount Maunganui
Mount RSA Chess Club every Mon, 544 Maunganui Rd. 6-7:30pm during school term. Late program 7:30pm onwards. Standard rules. Incl casual games. Noel 579 5412


Chess During The Day
The Mount Chess Club - Mondays 1pm-4pm. Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd Mt Maunganui. $3. Sets,boards,clocks, refreshments provided. Bob or Viv 5755845 or 0274786282


Citizens Advice Bureau Tauranga
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at 38 Hamilton St Tauranga Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 07 578 1592 or 0800 367 222


Diabetes Drop-In
Diabetes Drop-In 10-12noon, Diabetes Help Tauranga Office, Graced Support Centre, Cnr 11th Ave/Christopher St, Tauranga. INFOline 0278 830 158


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


Free Meditation
10am Judea/Brookfield area. The peace & calm you need in your life lies within yourself. Ph Ian 027 884 2238


Genies Unbottled Dance Class
Belly dance classes for beginners at Te Puna Studio 1pm & 7pm. Small class sizes make booking essential. Ph Linley 552 4352 or 027 286 3452


Hecksplorer - The Exilers
Love reading? Young or young at heart? The Exilers is for you. New chapter posted every Monday. Read it online at hecksplorer.com/exilers or search Hecksplorer.


Menz Shed Te Puke
86B No.3 Rd Te Puke. Come & join us at our shed Mon, Wed, Fri at 9am. Ph 573 8655 or 573 5971


Narcotics Anonymous
Open meetings every Monday, 7-8pm, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui. If using drugs is causing a problem, call 0800 NA TODAY


Recycled Teenagers Exercise Class
50+, & illness/injury rehabilitation. Mon & Wed 9:15-10:45 Snr Citz Club 14 Norris St Tga. St Mary’s Church Hall Girven Rd Tues 9-10.30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Taoist Tai Chi -PyesPa
Beginners Class: 3:30-4:30pm, at Althorp, 9 Granston Drive. Come along & join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi -TePuke
Beginners Class: 9.30-11am, at Memorial Hall, 130 Jellicoe Rd, Te Puke. Come along & join any time. Great for stress, balance, flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi Tauranga
Beginners class 9:30-11am at 15 Koromiko St Judea. Come along & join in at any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Memberships from $19 per month. Ph 578 6193


Tauranga City Brass
Band practise is 7-9pm at 10 Yatton St Greerton. All brass players & percussionists very welcome. Instruments available. Ph Jeremy 021 132 3341


Tauranga Creative Fibre
Every Mon 9:30am, also 2nd & 4th Thur 7pm. Learn/share spinning, weaving, knitting, felting, crochet, all things fibre. 177 Elizabeth St. Margaret 571 3483


Tauranga Indoor Bowls
At Tauranga Citizens Club 7:15pm. New members welcome all ages. Ph Andrew 021 0298 5047


Tauranga RocknRoll Club
Lessons 6:45pm & social dancing 7:30pm at Legion of Frontiersmen Hall, 165 Elizabeth Street. Ph Rana 027 699 5571 or www.taurangarocknrollclub.org.nz


Zonta Tauranga Womens' Organisation
Zonta Tauranga Womens’ Organisation Leading global organisation empowering women worldwide thru service & advocacy warmly welcomes professional women. Make a difference. Monthly meeting. Ph Suzy 021 266 5044


Tuesday 23 October


ABC Avenues Badminton Club
Every Tues at Tauranga Boys College Gym. Juniors 6-7:30pm (term time). Seniors (Adults) 7:30-9:30pm. Club racquets & coaching available. Delwyn 027 212 4720


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open Meeting every Tuesday night, 7:30pm St Peters Anglican Church, 11 Victoria Rd, Mt Maunganui. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Beginner Social Dance Class
Tues 30 Oct 6pm, Tauranga Primary School Hall, 5th Ave or Wed 31 Oct 8pm, Welcome Bay School Hall, Welcome Bay Rd. Ph 544 2337


Body + Soul Fitness
For over 50s. Mon & Fri Greerton Hall, Tues Tauranga Senior Citizens Norris St, Wed Bethlehem hall 9:15am. Ph Dianne 027 431 4326 or 576 5031


BOP Linux Users Group
7-9pm first Tuesday of the month L.J.Hooker, cnr Cameron Rd. & 8th Ave Smarter, safer, faster & free. Learn more to take charge of your computer. 578 6024 http://boplug.co.nz/event-calendar/


Cards 500
At RSA Greerton. Every Tuesday 12:30-2:30pm & every Monday 7pm.


Cards 500
Mt Maunganui Senior Citizens, 345 Maunganui Rd. Every Tues & Thurs 12:30pm-3:30pm. Ph Jack MacKinnon 575 7719


Citizens Advice Bureau Papamoa
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at Community Centre 15 Gravatt Road Papamoa 10am-1pm 07 574 9862 or 0800 367 222


Citizens Advice Bureau Tauranga
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at 38 Hamilton St Tauranga Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 07 578 1592 or 0800 367 222


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


Falun Dafa (Free)
Replace chaos with calm leading up to Christmas using this mind/body practice. 7pm, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Bayfair. Ph/txt Judy 021 0425 398


Fitness League
Exercise, weights, floor work & dance. 9:30-10:30am at St Columba Church, 502 Otumoetai Road, Cherrywood. First class free. Ph Gloria 021 139 2448


Friends Of The Library
Mount Maunganui Library Book Group meets at 10am. Theme this month is ‘Westerns’. Tea & coffee. Visitors & new members always welcome. Gail 574 3376


Inachord Women's Chorus
If you like to sing, dance ,make friends & have fun, join us! Great musical director! 7-9pm Bethlehem Community church, 183 Moffat Road. Ph Sabine 021 111 8659


Israeli Dancing
Beginners group 6:30-7:30pm circle & line dances. All ages welcome. Gate Pa Primary School hall, Cameron Rd. Ph Maria 544 1680 or 022 165 2114


Keep on Your Feet
Strength & balance class for general strength, fitness & falls prevention. 11am at Welcome Bay Hall. $6. First class free. Ph Raewyn 027 6077 437


Lions Club Welcome Bay
Lions Club Welcome Bay Lions Club of Welcome Bay + Age Concern. Coffee & Conversation. Welcome Bay Community Centre every 3rd Tuesday 10:30am-11:30am. All welcome Register Ph 571 8940


Mount Morning Badminton
9-11:30am. Mt Sports Centre, Blake Park. Social, racquets available. Closing day 20th Nov. $5 per day. Ph Margaret 575 9792


Nia Dance
Joy of movement. Fun dance for adults. No experience needed. Come try a class for free. 6pm, Papamoa Community Centre. Alex 021 659 219


Ocean Running
5k Fun Run & Walk around Mauao base track. Every Tuesday, $6 entry Mt Ocean Sports Club from 5:15pm. Walkers start 5:30 runners 6pm. Ph Phil 021 383 354


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Midweek Tennis Tues & Thurs. Start 9am. Bellevue Park, Windsor Rd (next to Swimming Pool complex). New players & visitors welcome. Ph Pam 570 0302


Petanque Tauranga
Petanque Tga/BOP Club, Tues & Sat at Club Mt Maunganui 12:50pm start, All welcome to try a new sport Equip available. All coaching given. Ph Jo Ann 578 3606


Recycled Teenagers Exercise Class
50+, & illness/injury rehabilitation. Mon & Wed 9:15-10:45 Snr Citz Club 14 Norris St Tga. St Mary’s Church Hall Girven Rd Tues 9-10.30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Scrabble
Bridge Club, Ngatai Rd 8:50am-noon. 3 games $3. New players very welcome. Ph 578 3606 Google; Tauranga Scrabble


Sequence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club, St John Anglican Church Hall, 94 Bureta Road Otumoetai, Tues 7pm-9:30pm except 2nd Tues month 3:30pm-6pm Faye 543 3280


Taoist Tai Chi -MtMaunganui
Beginners Class: 5:30-7pm, at 345 Maunganui Rd. Come along & join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi Katikati
Beginners Class 1:30-3pm, at Memorial Hall, Main Rd, Katikati. Come along & join any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi Tauranga
Beginners Class 1-2:30pm at 15 Koromiko St Judea. Come along & join in at any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Memberships from $19 per month. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi TePuke
Beginners Class 6-7:30pm, at Memorial Hall, 130 Jellicoe Rd TePuke. Come along & join any time. Great for stress, balance, flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Tauranga Astronomical Society
We continue the planet series with Venus, Earth’s twin, but so different. Public welcome $5 entry. Telescope viewing weather dependent. Fergusson Park Observatory 7:30


Tauranga Diamond Friendship Club
Formerly Probus, meets 1st Tuesday of each month 1:30pm at Tauranga Citizens Club, Guest speakers, social outings, numerous activities. All welcome. Ph Nancy 543 4468


Tauranga Model Railway Club
We meet Tuesdays 10am & Thursdays 7:30pm upstairs cnr Merrilees Rd & Cross St to construct & operate model trains. Ph Rob 573 6960


Tauranga Morning Badminton
9-11:30am, QE2 centre. All ages. Racquets available, beginners welcome. $5 per day. Ph Rachael 07 548 2216


Tauranga Samba Brazilian Drumming
Percussion band. 7:15-9:15pm. Mount Sports Hall, Cnr Hull & Mt Maunganui Rds. No experience reqd. Ph/txt Rob 021 232 7185


Tauranga Toastmasters
Improve your speaking & leadership skills in a supportive & social environment. Every Tuesday 7:30-9:30pm, Lyceum Club, 1st Ave. Guests welcome!


Te Puke Toy Library
Tues-Thurs 9-1pm, Fri/Sat 10-12pm Borrow Toys, have a play, Playgroup on Friday as well as Brick Kids during term 3:30pm. 7 Stock Rd. Ph 027 263 9309


Thai Chi
Easy, entry level group exercise for your body & mind. 10-11am at Multicultural Ctr, Historic Village, 17th Ave. Donation only


Welcome Bay Lions Club
Meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at Greenwood Park, Welcome Bay Rd. Ph Graham 544 8625


Yoga for All
Welcome Bay Community Centre, 6:30-8pm. Traditional, relaxing yoga class. Beginners welcome. $12 one or $90 nine classes. Bring a mat. Ph Bhajan 07 929 7484


Wednesday 24 October


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting 10am, Every 1st/3rd Wednesday of month. Tauranga Central Bapist Church. 13th Ave/Cameron Rd. All Welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Arabian Spice Belly Dance
Come & dance with us . No partner required. St Columba Church Hall, 502 Otumoetai Rd, 6:30-8.30pm. Ph 021 124 5982


Beginner Social Dance Class
Tues 30 Oct 6pm, Tauranga Primary School Hall, 5th Ave or Wed 31 Oct 8pm, Welcome Bay School Hall, Welcome Bay Rd. Ph 544 2337


Body + Soul Fitness
For over 50s. Mon & Fri Greerton Hall, Tues Tauranga Senior Citizens Norris St, Wed Bethlehem hall 9:15am. Ph Dianne 027 431 4326 or 576 5031


Bowls Indoor
Mt Maunganui Senior Citizens. Every Wednesday & Friday 12:45pm, beginners welcome. Come along & see if you like it. Ph Ernie Adams 575 4650


Cards
Do you play crib or would like to learn? At Greerton RSA 1pm sharp. Michael Ph 562 0517


Cards - Five Hundred
1pm St Thomas More Church, 17 Gloucester Rd Mt Maunganui. $3. Weekly prizes, door prize, refreshments, aggregate. Barbara 572 4962 or Bob 0274 786 282


Citizens Advice Bureau Papamoa
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at Community Centre 15 Gravatt Road Papamoa 10am-1pm 07 574 9862 or 0800 367 222


Citizens Advice Bureau Tauranga
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at 38 Hamilton St Tauranga Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 07 578 1592 or 0800 367 222


Community Bible Study
Join us @ City Church 252 Otumoetai Rd, 7-9pm for a study on the Book of Acts until 1st Nov. Ph Julie 552 4068


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


Fernland Spa Water Exercise
11am-noon. For accident/illness rehabilitation, arthritics & joint replacements. Qualified instructor & lifeguard. Held rain or shine, not school holidays. New participants ph Jennifer 571 1411


Fitness League
Exercise, movement & dance. 10am, Katikati Memorial Hall, Main Rd. Complimentary first class. Ph Pam 549 4799 or 021 117 7170


Free Meditation
7:30pm-8:30pm. Bring peace & joy into your life. Youth Engagement Building (behind main stadium) Tauranga Domain Cameron Rd. Entrance opp Monmouth St. Ph Ian 027 884 2238


Genies Unbottled Dance Class
Belly dance classes for beginners at Te Puna Studio 1pm & 7pm. Small class sizes make booking essential. Ph Linley 552 4352 or 027 286 3452


Healing Rooms 1-3pm
Come, experience God’s healing touch, whether physical, emotional, spiritual. behiond Graced Oppshop, cnr 11th Ave/Christopher St. No charge. Ph 021 110 0878 www.healingrooms.co.nz


Kiwi Toasters
Build Confidence Kiwi Toasters meets 1st 3rd & 5th Wednesday at 5:30pm at 3 Palm Springs Boulevard (beside Pharmacy) Papamoa. Ph Chrissy 027 296 7939


Menz Shed Te Puke
86B No.3 Rd Te Puke. Come & join us at our shed Mon, Wed, Fri at 9am. Ph 573 8655 or 573 5971


Mount Maunganui Toy Library
Rent toys, keep your kids entertained. Find us on Facebook. 22 MacDonald St, Wed 9:30-12, Fri 11:30-2, Sat 9:30-12


Papamoa Palms Friendship Club
11am Gordon Spratt Reserve, Parton Rd. am & pm speakers. Bring own lunch. All welcome. Initial visit free. Ph Sue 574 3280


Recycled Teenagers Exercise Class
50+, & illness/injury rehabilitation. Mon & Wed 9:15-10:45 Snr Citz Club 14 Norris St Tga. St Mary’s Church Hall Girven Rd Tues 9-10.30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Scottish Country Dancing
Mount Senior Citizens’ Hall 345 Maunganui Rd. Beginners 6pm, general dancing 7:30pm. Mary 574 8687 or Lynne 021 140 7912


Singles Coffee Club 60+
Meet every Wed 10am. Looking to meet like minded people. Ph Gayle 0274 393 267 or email mixandmingle@xtra.co.nz


Steady As You Go
Exercises at St Johns Church Hall Bureta, 2-3pm except 1st Wednesdays each month. Improve balance & overall wellbeing. Ph Alison 07 576 4536


Taoist Tai Chi Tauranga
Beginners Classes 1-2:30pm & 5:30-7pm at 15 Koromiko St Judea. Come along, join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Memberships from $19 per month. Ph 578 6193


Tauranga MidWeek Tramping Group
Pinnacles day trip. Grade moderate. Carolyn 574 0413


Tauranga Opera Forum Rigoletto
Join us to enjoy this great Verdi opera, a DVD Screening. Tickets $20 includes complimentary wine & canapes. 5:30 Tauranga Boys’ College. Ph 577 0583


Te Puke Toy Library
Tues-Thurs 9-1pm, Fri/Sat 10-12pm Borrow Toys, have a play, Playgroup on Friday as well as Brick Kids during term 3:30pm. 7 Stock Rd. Ph 027 263 9309


Toastmasters City Early Start
Improve communication leadership teamwork skills join motivated enthusiastic group Classic Flyers Avgas Cafe 6:50-8:15am email LaniDTM@gmail.com www.cityearlystart.co.nz & FB


Twilight Corporate Disc Golf
A workplace get together like no other.At pin oak flat in the beautiful Mclaren Falls park 5:30pm. Full details tauranga disc golf on facebook.com


Welcome Home Spiritual Community
Presenting speaker Graeme Kapono Urlich Hawaiian Shamanic Traditions. Caitlin Ellis Psychic/medium. St Georges church, GatePa. 7:15pm $5 entry. Bring a plate optional. Elaine 021 126 4790. Lets Learn, share & grow together.


Thursday 25 October


Bay City Rockers
Social RocknRoll Dancing, with Neon Moon, RocknRoll Waltz. At Senior Citizens Hall, Norris St. 7-9:30pm. $3 entry includes supper. Ph Gavin 027 643 6222


CAP Money Course
A life changing free 4 week course to help you manage your money well. At 10:30am or 7:15pm. Carlene 021 241 3671


CAP Money Course
Budget.Save.Spend. A free 4 week course to help you manage your money well. 10:30am or 7:15pm. Phone 571 6525 for more info


Cards 500
Mt Maunganui Senior Citizens, 345 Maunganui Rd. Every Tues & Thurs 12:30pm-3:30pm. Ph Jack MacKinnon 575 7719


Citizens Advice Bureau Papamoa
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at Community Centre 15 Gravatt Road Papamoa 10am-1pm 07 574 9862 or 0800 367 222


Citizens Advice Bureau Tauranga
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at 38 Hamilton St Tauranga Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 07 578 1592 or 0800 367 222


Community Bible Study
Join us @ City Church 252 Otumoetai Rd, 7-9pm for a study on the Book of Acts until 1st Nov. Ph Julie 552 4068


Community Bible Study
Join us @ 14th Ave Gospel Centre 10 -12pm for Study on the Book of Acts until 8th Nov. Ph Gay 021 2255 981


Computer & Devices Help
At Mount Maunganui Library. Learn to use your computer, iPad, mobile phone & other devices. Book an individual lesson with our Tutor. Ph 577 7177


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


Fitness League
Exercise, movement, dance. 10am, Central Baptist church, 13th Ave & Cameron Rd. Complimentary first class. Ph Pam 549 4799 or 021 117 7170


Friends of the Library
Monthly meeting at Greerton Library 10am. Anna Hodson, Library Team Leader Programmes & Partnerships on the reading programmes her team provides. Betty 542 4322


Gate Pa Junior Tennis
Club days/times: Sat 9am: 5-7 yrs, 10am: 8-10 yrs Thurs- 4.30pm: Intermediate ages, 6pm: College ages. New members welcome. Racquets are available. Enquiries: Turu 022 031 7568


Genies Unbottled Dance Class
Belly dance classes for beginners at Te Puna Studio 1pm & 7pm. Small class sizes make booking essential. Ph Linley 552 4352 or 027 286 3452


How to be a Powerful Parent
How to be a powerful parent is an evening for parents with tots through to teens. Holy Trinity, 215 Devonport Rd. 7-9:45pm $20pp


Katikati Toastmasters
Find Your Voice Katikati Toastmasters meets 1st 3rd & 5th Thursday at 7:30pm at Katikati Community Centre Beach Road Katikati. Ph Chrissy 027 296 7939


Keynotes Inc.
Keynotes 4 part harmony Women’s chorus meet 7pm at Wesley Church 13th Ave singing for fun and health. Ph Jacqui 542 1766 Facebook Keynotes Inc.


Mainly Music
Music & dance for preschoolers, Mums & Carers. $3 per family. Morning tea provided 9:30-10am. Holy Trinity Church, 215 Devonport Rd.


Mount Art Group
Interested in painting or drawing, any medium & all levels? 9-1pm St Peters Hall, Victoria St, Mt Maunganui. New members welcome. Ph Rita 542 2070


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Midweek Tennis Tues & Thurs. Start 9am. Bellevue Park, Windsor Rd (next to Swimming Pool complex). New players & visitors welcome. Ph Pam 570 0302


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Sunshine Sequence Dance Group
Learn dancing at a friendly club. Baptist Church Hall, 13th Avenue, 7-10pm. $2pp includes supper. Jan 544 4379


Taoist Tai Chi -MtMaunganui
Beginners Class 6:15-7:45pm, at 345 Maunganui Rd. Come along & join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi -Tauranga
Beginners Classes 1-2:30pm & 5:30-7pm, at 15 Koromiko St Judea. Come along, join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi Katikati
Beginners Class: 5:30-7pm, at Memorial Hall, Main Rd, Katikati. Come along & join any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Tauranga Citizens Indoor Bowls
Starts 1:15pm. New members welcome. All ages. Ph Andrew 021 0298 5047


Tauranga Creative Fibre
Every Mon 9:30am, also 2nd & 4th Thur 7pm. Learn/share spinning, weaving, knitting, felting, crochet, all things fibre. 177 Elizabeth St. Margaret 571 3483


Tauranga Morning Badminton
9-11:30am, QE2 centre. All ages. Racquets available, beginners welcome. $5 per day. Ph Rachael 07 548 2216


Te Puke Art Society
9:30am open for viewing art & doing art. Friendly helpful group. All levels & new members welcome. Ph 027 660 6213


Te Puke Toy Library
Tues-Thurs 9-1pm, Fri/Sat 10-12pm Borrow Toys, have a play, Playgroup on Friday as well as Brick Kids during term 3:30pm. 7 Stock Rd. Ph 027 263 9309


Friday 26 October


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting 10am every Friday. Tauranga Central Baptist Church, 13 Ave/Cameron Rd. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Body + Soul Fitness
For over 50s. Mon & Fri Greerton Hall, Tues Tauranga Senior Citizens Norris St, Wed Bethlehem hall 9:15am. Ph Dianne 027 431 4326 or 576 5031


Bowls Indoor
Mt Maunganui Senior Citizens. Every Wednesday & Friday 12:45pm, beginners welcome. Come along & see if you like it. Ph Ernie Adams 575 4650


Chess Tauranga
Tauranga RSA Chess Club, Greerton 5-7pm, Casual & Standard length games. Ph Werner 548 1111 http:/www.westernbopchess.weebly.com/


Citizens Advice Bureau Tauranga
Free confidential impartial information & advice. Don’t know? Ask us! Ph or visit us at 38 Hamilton St Tauranga Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 07 578 1592 or 0800 367 222


Computer & Devices Help
At Papamoa Library. Learn to use your computer, iPad, mobile phone & other devices. Book an individual lesson with our Tutor. Ph 577 7177


Death Café
Come & discuss death. A monthly facilitated meeting gathering with no agenda but the attendees. 10-12pm at Papamoa Community Centre. Julie 0274205375. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhCzN75xSKA&feature=youtu.be


Genealogy Research Assistance
Members of the NZ Society of Genealogists Papamoa Branch will be at Papamoa Library 10am-12noon to assist people with their family history.


Learning About Tauranga Faith-Groups
Exploring the diverse religious traditions contributing to NZ society. 6-8:15pm St Georges Church, 1 Church Street. Full description & enrolments at www.rdc.org.nz/classes/


Lions Book Sale
Held at Tauranga Racecourse today 5-9pm, Sat 27th 8am-5pm & Sun 28th 8am-5pm. Sorry no bags provided. Eftpos.


Mah Jong Club
Every Friday at St Andews Church Hall, Dee St, Mt Maunganui. 12:45-4pm. Come join our friendly club. Joy 578 7310


Menz Shed Te Puke
86B No.3 Rd Te Puke. Come & join us at our shed Mon, Wed, Fri at 9am. Ph 573 8655 or 573 5971


Mount Maunganui Toy Library
Rent toys, keep your kids entertained. Find us on Facebook. 22 MacDonald St, Wed 9:30-12, Fri 11:30-2, Sat 9:30-12


Oriana Singers Choir
In concert with Geelong Welsh Ladies Choir. 7pm at Graham Young Theatre, Tauranga Boys College. Adults $15. Tickets available at the door. www.orianasingers.nz


Pango
Dance, light & live music come together in this show. Tonight 7:30pm at Baycourt. Go to www.baycourt.co.nz for info & tickets.


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Taoist Tai Chi Papamoa
Beginners Class: 9-10:30am, at 242 Dickson Rd Papamoa. Come along & join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Taoist Tai Chi Tauranga
Beginners Class: 9-10:30am, at 15 Koromiko St Judea. Come along & join in any time. Great for stress, balance & flexibility. Friendly group. Memberships from $19 monthly. Ph 578 6193


Te Puke Toy Library
Tues-Thurs 9-1pm, Fri/Sat 10-12pm Borrow Toys, have a play, Playgroup on Friday as well as Brick Kids during term 3:30pm. 7 Stock Rd. Ph 027 263 9309


Water Treatment Plant Open Days
Ever wondered how drinking water is treated, or what happens to your wastewater? Today & Sat 27th Oropi water treatment plant & Chapel St wastewater treatment plant are open to all! Go to www.tauranga.govt.nz/plant-opendays for tour times & info.


Saturday 27 October


Art In The Park
Art for Sale. Coronation Park. Mt Maunganui. 9am-5pm. Weather permitting. Tauranga Society of Artists


Bay Network Singles Club
50 Plus. Great people & awesome outings. Must have a sense of humor. Ph Jonathan 572 2091 or Maureen 021 112 3307


Beauty For Ashes Day
Christian Women’s Event, Lighthouse Church 260 Welcome Bay Rd. 9:45am-3pm. Door donation. Shared lunch.


Beth-El Messianic Family
Celebrate Family Life with believers who meet & worship as Yeshua (Jesus) & all the early believers did. Shalom.10am Otumoetai Primary. www.BethEl.org.nz. Joel 021 768 043


Calling Lada Car owners
The Russian festival organisers are keen to have any Russian built Lada cars on display. Interested? 021 781 968


Gate Pa Junior Tennis
Club days/times: Sat 9am: 5-7 yrs, 10am: 8-10 yrs Thurs- 4.30pm: Intermediate ages, 6pm: College ages. New members welcome. Racquets are available. Enquiries: Turu 022 031 7568


Greerton Hall Market
8am-12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Stalls inside/outside. Refreshments available, have morning tea with friends. Ph/txt for site Tricia 07 543 1487 or 027 908 2952 greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz, www facebook.com/greertonhallmarket


Jaguar Car Show
Nov 10th 10am-1pm Masonic Park, The Strand (opposite Visitor Information Centre), Tauranga. Large display of classic & modern Jaguars. Open to the public. Free.


Jigsaw Puzzle Library
St Stephens invites you to join their library. Open 10-12 at Highmore Pl. Over 150 puzzles to choose from. Children’s to 1000 pieces.


Lions Book sale
Held at Tauranga Racecourse today 8am-5pm & Sun 8am-5pm. Sorry no bags provided. Eftpos.


Menz Shed Te Puke
86B No.3 Rd Te Puke. Come & join us at our shed Mon, Wed, Fri at 9am. Ph 573 8655 or 573 5971


Mount Maunganui Toy Library
Rent toys, keep your kids entertained. Find us on Facebook. 22 MacDonald St, Wed 9:30-12, Fri 11:30-2, Sat 9:30-12


Mount Music Club
2nd Sat in month. Mostly country. Good backing band. Mount Old Folks Hall, Midway, Mount


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Adult tennis. Start time 1:30pm. Bellevue Park, Windsor Road (next to Swimming Pool Complex). New players & visitors welcome. Ph Fred 544 5088


Petanque Tauranga
Petanque Tga/BOP Club, Tues & Sat at Club Mt Maunganui 12:50pm start, All welcome to try a new sport Equip available. All coaching given. Ph Jo Ann 578 3606


Pukete Pioneers Marching Club
Reunion NZ Labour Weekend 2019. We are looking for ex-marchers, club members/families connected with Pukete Pioneers Marching Teams between 1982-1990. Contact Kath on J.K.papamoa@gmail.com


Red Cross Volunteers
Looking for something professional & to support your community while gaining retail skills for 4hrs? Enquire today at Red Cross Shop Cameron Rd, ph 578 2683


Spot The Difference
Funny & thought-provoking musical-comedy about dealing with the various forms of racism & discrimination with being Pasifika in Aotearoa. Baycourt 7:30pm. www.baycourt.co.nz for tickets.


Taoist Tai Chi -Tauranga
Beginners Class 8:30-10am at 15 Koromiko St, Judea. All welcome to join in at any time. Memberships from $19 monthly. Great for stress, balance, flexibility. Ph 578 6193


Tauranga Fuchsia Group
Meets last Saturday of month 1:30pm Tauranga Art Craft Centre Elizabeth St West. Fuchsia Growing Workshops Social time. Ph Pat 579 1655 Noeleen 578 4643


Te Puke Toy Library
Tues-Thurs 9-1pm, Fri/Sat 10-12pm Borrow Toys, have a play, Playgroup on Friday as well as Brick Kids during term 3:30pm. 7 Stock Rd. Ph 027 263 9309


The Sociables
30s-50s age group of males & females that meet up to dine out or participate in different events & activities. Ph 022 012 0376


Water Treatment Plant Open Days
Ever wondered how drinking water is treated, or what happens to your wastewater? Today at Oropi water treatment plant & Chapel St wastewater treatment plant are open to all! Go to www.tauranga.govt.nz/plant-opendays for tour times & info.


Sunday 28 October


BOP Oodle Club
Playdates for dogs for socialising & fun! All dog breeds welcome. Meets monthly on first Sunday, 2-3pm, Fergusson Park. Free. www.oodlehq.co.nz


Cat In The Hat
Dr Seuss’s Cat In The Hat stage play. 11am & 1:30pm at Baycourt. Go to www.baycourt.co.nz for more info & tickets.


Computer Club (TGA) Inc.
Meets at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St. West, on last Sun of the month, from 9:30 am until 12:30 pm. More info Ph 571 4941


Corkers Toastmasters
Wow your audience Corkers Toastmasters meets 3rd Sunday of month at The Zone Cafe, Owens Place, Mt Maunganui at 2pm. Ph Chrissy 027 296 7939


Croquet
Tauranga Domain, Cameron Rd, 12:45 for 1pm start. Beginners welcome. Ph Peter 571 0633


Diabetes Self Management Program
Need support for type two diabetes? Ring us for details of our DESMOND program that puts you in charge. Diabetes Help Tauranga INFOline 0278 830 158


Dog & Grog
Fundraiser! Speakers, spot prizes, $5 per dog entry fee - goes to Canine Friends Pet Therapy. Bring your dog! www.oodlehq.co.nz/events.html


International Travel, Home Hosting
Go to the friendshipforce.org & attend one of our Sunday or Thursday monthly meetings to learn more. Ph Barbara 574 5711, Jonathan 572 2091


Lions Book Sale
Held at Tauranga Racecourse today 8am-5pm. Sorry no bags provided. Eftpos.


Maketu Market
Maketu Market is held on 3rd & 5th Sundays of each month from 6am at Maketu Village Green. Ph Pat 021 447 420 or Carolyn 027 251 0388


Radio Controlled Model Yachts
Sundays & Thursdays 1:30pm, in pond behind 24 Montego Drive Papamoa, sailing Electron Yachts for fun. Adult beginners welcome. Graham 572 5419


Recreational Road Cycling
Sunday morning rides in rural low traffic areas. Beginners to experienced. All types of bicycles welcome. Ph 0274 353 669 or www.cyclebop.co.nz


Tibetan Buddhist Teachings
Teachings by Geshela Jamyang Sherab held at the Papamoa Community Centre, alternate Sundays, 10am -12pm. Teachings Free, Dana appreciated. For dates ph Jaki on 021 216 1102


Walk 2 D'Feet MND
You are invited! 11th Nov Motor Neurone Disease Fundraiser at Fergusson Park, Matua, from 9:30am. Live music, dog parade, silent auction, food, Dan the puppet man & more! www.mndwalk.org.nz




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