What's On

Updated Every Week


Wednesday 24 May

Age Concern Walking Group
Waipuna Park, off Kaitemako Rd, Welcome Bay 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


Brave Hearts
Next meeting is at the Hillier Centre (Family Works), 31 Gloucester Rd May 7pm, Mount Maunganui


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


Cards
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.


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


Gate Pa Indoor Bowls
Championship Pairs (Roycroft Trophy) at Greerton Hall 7pm. Names in book. 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


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


Narcotics Anonymous
Working the Steps. Closed meeting every Weds 7.30-9pm, Downstairs Hall (accessed from bottom carpark), Salvation Army Recovery Church, 375 Cameron Rd. Ph 0800 NA TODAY


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


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


Tiki Taane Mahuta
Taki Rua Productions & Aotearoa Aerial Theatre Company. Baycourt – Addison Theatre 7pm


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


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
Rainbow Mountain & Kerosene Creek. Grade mod, approx. 5.5hrs. Robbie 578 7107


Tauranga Table Tennis
 


Thursday 25 May

A Place to Bee
Craft, conversation, coffee, knitting. Every Thurs at Lighthouse Church, next to Welcome Bay shops on the hill 11am - 1pm. Mel 027 576 3105


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
June 1. 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


Club Mt Maunganui
Social games club. Play indoor bowls & cards every Thurs 12.45-3.30pm. Prizes to be won & visits to other clubs. Monthly subsidised dinners. Gloria 575 0059


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


EmployNZ free course
Pop along to the Tauranga Library 10 – 11am or Mount Library 12 – 1pm 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


Friends of the Library
Greerton Library Chat Group meet 10am for tea/coffee. Speaker: Elaine Ball, author of humorous short stories. Pam 571 2566


Happiness & Our Mind
Drop-in meditation classes, beginners welcome. Classes are self-contained so start any date. Every Thurs at Greerton Library, 139 Greerton Rd 7-8.30pm. Cost $15 per class. www.meditateintauranga.org


More Than Crafts
Every Thurs at Greerton Bible Church (cnr Chadwick & Oropi Rds) 9.30-11.30am. All types of crafts. $3 entry. Ruth 543 4879


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


Opera Forum: The Pearl Fushers
George Bizet’s tragic opera tale of love, betrayal & sacrifice. May 25. Complimentary wine & canapes. Tickets from Bureta Pharmacy or House of Travel. Tauranga Opera Forum 577 0583


Orange City Square & Round Dance Club.
Thursday Club Night & New Learner Class, 7.30 pm. Frontiersmen’s Hall. Phone 543-1063.


Papamoa 500 Club
Every Thurs at Gordon Spratt Reserve 12.45pm. Dave 575 5887


Simplee Cre8ive
Every Thurs at Arataki Community Centre, Bayfair 9am - 2.30pm. All crafts. Jenny 574 7401


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


Tennis Seniors WBOP.
Players 35yrs+, Tauranga Lawn tennis club, New members welcome, $3 ball fee. Wharepai Domain. 9am-12 Lynda tswbop@gmail.com ph 0210576601


Women’s Singing Group
Every Thurs at 68 1st Ave, Tauranga 11am. Beginners welcome. Interested? Marie 576 1300


Friday 26 May

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 – 1pm. $2 door charge. 578 6024 www.boplug.co.nz


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/


Counselling
Need to talk? First session free at Arataki Community Centre. To book your appointment, Karen 021 579 249


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


Genealogy Research
Members of Papamoa Genealogy Branch at Papamoa Library 10am – 12pm to assist researcher with their family history. Daphne 575 4674


Greerton Indoor Bowling Club
Club night, 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.


Oesophageal Cancer Support Group
Open to anyone living with oesophageal cancer &/or their carer. Some members may be newly diagnosed, while others may be undergoing treatment or have finished treatment. New members welcome. Cancer Society’s Tauranga Office, 111 Cameron Rd 10-11.30am. Tammy 07 927 6503


Sport Nutrition
For ladies who train boxing or martial art, or mix martial arts. Svetlana 027 616 2124


Tauranga Lyceum Club
Catered lunch first Fri of month & dinner third Weds with varied & interesting speakers. Other activities include; painting, mah jong, music, bridge & Rummikub. 68 First Ave. Margaret 543 3244


Te Puke Senior Citizen’s Club
500 cards every Fri 1-3pm. Brian 573 8465. Bolivia every Weds 1-4pm. Marie 573 9219. At Te Puke eum Rooms. Refreshments provided.


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


The Sociables
 


Saturday 27 May

Bay Network Singles Social Club
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
 


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


Croquet
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
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.
 


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


Bowls
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


Dancing
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


AGLOW
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


Petanque
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


Yoga
 


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


Cards
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


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