Central Leader : November 24th 2010
16 CENTRAL LEADER, NOVEMBER 24, 2010 NEWS FARTHING C Cnr Symonds St & Khyber Pass. Ph 09 379 2524 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org TOP SPECIFICATION QUALITY COMPONENTS ” BUILT TO LAST 391 NEILSON ST, PENROSE MT SMART STADIUM END Beautiful Gift Ideas Stunning Artificial Christmas Trees Elegant Accessories to decorate your home One off samples, seconds, excess stock. NEW STOCK COMING OUT DAILY IMPORTERS CLEARANCE at the CHRISTMAS OUTLET SHOP PENROSE OPEN 6 DAYS Monday to Friday 9-5pm Saturdays 9am to 3pm GUIDELINES To be included, contact us at least two weeks before your event is due to take place. Fax your details to: 630-5432, email: email@example.com or write to: Community Notices, Private Bag 56910, Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland 1446. Preference will be given to local, free, community and charity events. NOTICES Highland Games, Come along to the Auckland Highland Games on November 27. Held at Three Kings Reserve, Mt Eden Rd, 11am-5pm, free entry. Concert, The Organ Society of New Zealand will present a variety concert of light music at Winstone Park Tennis Pavilion, Mt Roskill, on December 1 at 1.30pm. Guest artists are the Enos Sisters, admission is $5 and includes refreshments. Golf Croquet, Free open day at Epsom Remuera Croquet Club, 259 Gillies Ave, Epsom. Come along on November 27 at 1pm. Please wear flat-soled shoes. All gear supplied. Torch Outreach, Christmas celebrations for people who are blind or vision impaired and their friends. Visiting speakers from the Bay of Plenty, bring finger food for lunch. Event held on November 27, 11am-3.30pm, 173 Mt Smart Rd. Phone 636-4763 for more information. Cultural Festival, Eden Albert primary and intermediate schools are holding a fun-filled day of cultural performances, as well as amusement rides, loads of activities and great food. Come along to the Mt Albert War Memorial Hall and Rocket Park on November 27, 9am-4pm. Free entry. Gala day, Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Nga Maungarongo. Stalls, games, rides, entertainment, hangi and more. Held on November 27, 10am-2pm, 140 Haverstock Rd, Mt Albert. Youth celebrate Christmas with six choirs, Auckland Boys' choirs and Auckland Girls' choir are hosting this event in Holy Trinity Cathedral, Parnell on November 26 at 7pm. Admission is $15 for waged, $10 for unwaged and free entry for children under 12. School Fair, Monte Cecelia School. Come and join the fun. Old favourite stalls, delicious food and great rides. November 27, 10am-2pm, 72 Hillsborough Rd. S-Anon, New support group. S-Anon is a 12-step fellowship dedicated to helping those affected by the sexual addiction of a family member or friend. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.sanon.org for more information. Community meeting, Grey Lynn Neighbourhood Law Office will be holding a community legal education seminar to discuss changes to rental conditions and boarding houses. Come along to a meeting to explain some of the main changes to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2010, 9.20am-12.30pm at the Fickling Centre, 546 Mt Albert Rd, Three Kings. Diabetes, Blockhouse Bay- Lynfield Lions Club invites everyone to join Strides, the Lions Club's walk for diabetes awareness. Walk is on November 28, 11am at Craigavon Park, corner Portage Rd and Connaught St, Blockhouse Bay. No charge, all proceeds go towards diabetes youth appeal. Introduction to computers, Age Care Concern Auckland and Lynfield College year 10 students are offering a free information and training day. Workshop is on November 29 from 1pm-3pm at Lynfield College. Phone Age Concern for more information 820-0184. Texting for Seniors, Age Care Concern Auckland and Lynfield College year 10 students are offering a free information and training day. Workshop will be held on November 30 from 11.30am-2pm at the Avondale Community Centre, 99 Rosebank Rd, Avondale. Phone Age Concern for more information 820-0184. Lymphoedema, Support meeting. AGM and celebration, all welcome, parking available. Come along to Domain Lodge, 1 Boyle Cres, Grafton, at 7.30pm on November 29. Call Joy on 625-6463 for inquiries. Meeting, Pt Chevalier Historical Society. Guest speaker is Lisa Truttman, on the history of Auckland Asylum. Meeting is on November 25, at 10.30am, at the Pt Chevalier Community Library. Type 1 Diabetes, Coffee morning/get together for mums and mums to be. Guest speaker is a nutritionist. November 29, 10.30am-noon at Diabetes Auckland, corner Sherbourne and Valley Rd, Mt Eden. Inquiries to Janet, 307-4949 ex 25949#. Croquet, Try an intriguing, fascinating sport which is not physically strenuous. Come along to Epsom Remuera Croquet Club, 259 Gillies Ave, for our club days on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturdays -- mainly mornings, from 9.30am. Phone the club for more information, 630-2765. Singles group, New Horizons is a friendship and social group for single men and women between 40 and sixties. A club and prospective new members night is held on the 1st Thursday of each month from 7pm at the Barrel Inn, Cook St, Howick. For more details contact Suzy on 529-4027 or Leslie on 527-7025. Zumba, Every Wednesday at the Wesley Community Centre, 740 Sandringham Rd, Mt Roskill. Classes run from 5.45pm-6.45pm. Phone Maria for more information 021-140-6286. SAFE, Collectors sought to help animals. SAFE is calling for volunteers to help collect during its annual street appeal on December 17 and 18. For more information and to register visit www.safe.org.nz or call 0800-7283-87 Acromegaly Support Group,A new group to provide information and support to New Zealanders with acromegaly. If you or a family member has acromegaly, call Catherine on 021-293-5506, or visit www.pituitary.org.nz. Counselling, Free on Fridays. If you can get to Margan Ave, New Lynn, then call senior trainee Bruce on 027-448-0148. Note, other days are fee-paying. Garden Club, Mt Albert Horticultural Society. Experienced and beginner gardeners are most welcome. Meets first Tuesday night of the month at 7.30pm. Held at the Horticultural Headquarters, 990 Great North Rd. Phone Betty on 626-6673 for more information. Filipino Christian Music Group, Meets every Saturday. We are getting ready to sing in rest homes. Meetings are held at 3pm, 114 Symonds St, Royal Oak. Computer course, Free adult classes on a range of subjects including internet, email, word and more. Wednesday 1pm- 3.30pm, Thursday and Saturdays, 10am-12.30pm. Wesley Community Centre, level 1, 740 Sandringham Rd, Mt Roskill. For more information email email@example.com or call 620 2090. Dances of Universal Peace, simple joyful or meditative circle dances using sacred phrases, chants, song, sometimes just for fun, sometimes to connect with a spiritual essence common to all traditions. Held on the first and third Monday each month, 7.30pm, St Barnabas Church Hall, corner Mt Eden and Bellvue roads. First time free. Men's Probus, The Mt Roskill Men's Probus Club meets in the Fickling Centre, Three Kings, on the second Monday of each month, expect January, at 10am. The club is for retired men and provides fellowship and interesting speakers. For more information phone Dr Brian Earnshaw on 626-5376. Stroke club, The Hillsborough Stroke Club meets every Thursday, 10am, in the Hillsborough Retirement Village hall. A social club affiliated with the Stroke Foundation. All welcome to join and have a cuppa and a biscuit. Bus trips once a month. Phone Lyall on 627-3187 or Allison on 627-9715. Probus, The Probus Club of Mt Eden/Epsom meets at 10am in the Greyfriars Presbyterian Church hall on the second Thursday of the month. Ladies and gentlemen welcome. Phone John, 625-4525 or Graeme, 625-7660. Indoor bowls, On at the West End Tennis Club, corner of Fife St and West End Rd, every Thursday from 7.30pm. All welcome. Phone 376-1339 or 376-5493. Members wanted, The Mt Eden Senior Citizens Club welcomes new members, phone 846-6587. Adult tap, Tap dance classes for those aged 30-plus are on Thursdays from 10.45am- 11.45am at the Onehunga Community Centre. Learn tap routines and improve fitness to classic hits of the 70s and 80s. Phone Bev, 624-3399. Shanti Niwas, Positive ageing day programmes are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10am-2pm at 12 Spring St, Onehunga. All welcome. Badminton, The Mt Albert Badminton Club plays at the Mt Albert Recreation Centre on Tuesdays and Sundays at 7pm. Casual and competitive games for all ages. Phone Diane on 846-6572 or visit www.badminton- mtalbert.org.nz. Toastmasters, Twin Towers Toastmasters Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month at the Vero Building, Shortland St, from 7am-8.20am. Learn to speak confidently, listen effectively and think on your feet. Email Scott at FREEMAN@ocg.co.nz. Volunteers wanted,Ifyou have spare time and want to keep fit, have fun and help others, the Ambury Centre for Riding Therapy needs you for one or two hours any weekday. Full training given. Phone Lee, 634-0763. Zonta meeting, Zonta meets on every second Monday of the month at Acacia Restaurant, New Lynn, for dinner and guest speakers. For women interested in meeting others for friendship, leadership and advancing the status of women. Phone Jan, 846-7012. Healers, The New Zealand Federation of Spiritual Healers meets every Tuesday, 10am- noon, at the Pt Chevalier Community Centre, 18 Huia Rd, Pt Chevalier. It also meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm, 19 Hendon Ave, Mt Albert. Phone Joseph on 834-0607 or Pat on 835-1052. All welcome. Soroptimists, A worldwide organisation for women working to advance human rights and womens' status. Meetings held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Domain Lodge.Phone Joy on 624-2024. Dancing, Oldtime dancing is held in the Royal Oak Primary School hall, every Wedensday, 7.30pm. Phone 636-6366. Tai Chi Qigong, Increase stamina and improve the body's flexibility, balance and co-ordination. Suitable for all ages. Held at the Epsom Community Centre. Phone Diana Lau on 520-2026. Fathers, The Mauri Ora Father Circle. A safe place to share fathering issues. Every Wednesday, 7pm-9pm, at the Onehunga Community Centre, 83 Church St, Onehunga. Kids welcome. Tea/coffee provided. Phone Brendon on 525-1690. Women's Empowerment Foundation, is supported by the Auckland City Council to provide free learner licence training for immigrant and refugee women. Phone 620-5064 or email womensempower firstname.lastname@example.org.
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