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Friday 23 June

Be Your Own DNA Detective Learn about DNA testing for family history purposes June 23 & 24 at Papamoa Community Centre. Kate 929 7884


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 & 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. Judy 021 0425 398


Friday Fun Night Greerton Aquatic & Leisure Centre 5.30-7.30pm. Heaps of fun music & games. Tickets: Only $5 per child with family passes available.


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 574 6903 or Mob 021 611 974.


Table Tennis Tauranga Memorial Hall. Social doubles singles 1-3pm. Junior Club 3.30-5.30pm. Training squad 5.30-7pm. Club night 7.30-9.30pm. Paul 021 884 021


Tauranga Astronomical Society Free presentation about the Winter solstices that gave rise to cultural & seasonal timings in many early civilisations. Computer generated pictures demonstrates how they were viewed. Fergusson Park Hall 7.30pm.


Tauranga Lyceum Club Women’s friendship club. Catered lunch first Fri of month & dinner 3rd Weds with interesting speakers. Other activities include painting, music & bridge. 68 1st Ave. Margaret 543 3244


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
 


Saturday 24 June

Aglow Central East Conference
July 8 at St Andrew’s Church, cnr Macville Rd & Dee St Mt Maunganui 8.30am – 4pm. Worship, fellowship & teaching with DVD by Graham Cooke. Registrations with Anne. Email: class-pieran@hotmail.com


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


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


Come Dancing Tonight
Come join us tonight for Sequence & Old time Dancing. Great music, supper. Entry $7.00 All welcome. Run by Tauranga Scottish Society. Greerton Hall 7-30 to 10-30pm Ph Nola 576 5076


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.


Death Café
Coffee, cake & group led conversation on dying, death & living, in a warm friendly space. Grindz Café 1-3pm. Email: taurangadeathcafe@gmail.com or Carole 022 0689 183 www.deathcafe.com


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


Guinea Pig Show
Gold coin entry. Register your guinea pig before 1pm for $5 to enter fun classes. Fancy Dress theme is “Winter” Food/Drink available. Omokoroa Hall rom 10am-3pm taurangacavyclub@gmail.com


Ian’s Tai Chi Class
Saturday mornings at QE Park. Cancelled for the month of June.


Indian Community Meeting
With Priyanca Radhakrishnan July 1 at Papamoa Sports Centre, Gordon Spratt Reserve, Parton Rd 6pm. 021 996 373 labour.tauranga@gmail.com


Leisure Marching
Fun, fitness & friendship. Teams made up of adult members practice this non-competitive activity on various days & times throughout the week. Frances 544 1318 or 021 297 3407


LOL Laughter Wellness
Come & laugh away your winter blues. Arataki Community Centre 11-11.45am. Koha. 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


Mid Winter Festival
Whakamarama Hall 3pm. Bring the family. Fun filled afternoon of activities including snowman making & colour competitions, raffles, face painting, sports & game activities. Food & drinks including mulled wine. Eftpos available.


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


Petanque @ Club Mt Maunganui
Sat 1pm. Equip available, all levels welcome. Arnold 544 5598


Scandinavian & Nordic
Midwinter dinner July 1. Hyggelig shared dinner, candle lights, songs, trivia quiz. Wesley Hall 6-10pm. RSVP Hanne 570 6121


Social Dance
July 29, Greerton Hall, 1247 Cameron Rd 7.30pm. BYO drinks & nibbles. Supreme Dance Centre 544 2337 or 027 322 1786. Just come on the night.


Tauranga Meditation Group
Intro to meditation classes 1st Tues of month 7-8.30pm. General classes every 2nd & 4th Saturdays of the month. $5 koha. Blind Foundation, 160 17th Ave, Tauranga. (Vehicular access opposite Historic Village)


Tauranga Races
Kiwifruit Cup Day at Tauranga Racecourse. A full day of premier racing action, featuring the Tauranga Classic & the 2017 Kiwifruit Cup. General admission: free. Members Day Pass $10.


Tauranga Repertory Theatre
The Pink Hammer On until July 1 at 16th Ave Theatre. Tickets available through iTicket: https://www.iticket.co.nz/events/2017/jun/the-pink-hammer


The Original Greerton Hall Market
8am – 12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Stalls inside/outside. Tea, coffee, snacks available. New stall-holders welcome. To book a site, Tricia/Gary 543 1487 or greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz www.facebook.com/greertonhallmarket


The Secret Garden
Dance Avenue June 24 1pm & 5pm. June 25 11am & 3pm. At Baycourt Addison Theatre. www.baycourt.co.nz


ZEE Market
 


Sunday 25 June

A Course In Miracles
Join a spirited discussion on the application of Miracle principles. Ask any question and receive the best answer. Free. All welcome. Trans religious. Backbenches Room, Grindz Cafe, 50 First Ave. 12:30 Coffee and chat. 1:00 Discussion:


Bay Bible Fellowship/Lord’s Day.
Join us for our Worship service at 1 Peter 3:10-12. Pastor Lincoln Forlong. All welcome. Welcome Bay Primary School Hall, 309 Welcome Bay road. 10.00am. Visit us at www.bbf.net.nz


Bible Seminars
“God takes control of our problems - Learning from Gideon” Interactive, Q & A. All welcome. Refreshments provided. Sunday 1:45pm at Greerton Senior Citizen’s Hall, Maitland St Vic 543 0504


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


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


Farmers Market
In the Phoenix Car Park middle of Mount Mainstreet 9am-1pm.


Home Computer Club (TGA) Inc.
Computer enthusiasts meet to share knowledge & experience, at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St. Last Sun of each month 9.30am - 12.30pm. $3 door charge. 544 2067


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. Wayne 027 974 5699


Oropi Sunday Market
With local Artists & Handcrafted products, Artisan Foods, Produce & Preserves, delicious food by local chef, 9 - 1pm, Oropi Memorial Hall, 1295 Oropi Rd.


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


Sunday Funday
Games & activities for the whole family at Greerton Aquatic & Leisure Centre 12-3pm. Parents & caregivers are welcome & encouraged to participate. BBQ hire $15.


Tauranga Theosophical Society.
 


Monday 26 June

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 Mon 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


Beginner Ballroom & Latin
Would you like to DANCE? Free introductory lesson every Monday through June. Just come along. Udance2- The Dance Centre. Club Mount Maunganui 8pm. Dean & Miki 542-1295 www.udance2.co.nz Email: udance2@xtra.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 be-hind Pak n Save. All classes 9.15-10.15am. Dianne 576 5031/027 431 4326


Bowel Cancer Support Group
Support Group open to anyone living with bowel/rectal cancer, &/or their carer. Meet 4th Mon of month at Cancer Society’s Tauranga office, 111 Cameron Rd 10-11.30am. Angelique 07 927 6505


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


Dance Along
Learn to dance & new dances at a great spot. Rumbas, waltzes, new vogue sequence, tangos, Cha Cha & more. Te Puke Citizens & RSA club every Mon 6.30 - 8.30pm. No cover or entry charge. Gordon/Diane 572 0060


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. Mon nights. Bethlehem Community Church 183 Moffat Road. 543 5240


Mah Jong
Every Mon at Arataki Community Centre 1-4pm. 576 3455


Mah Jong
Every Mon 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


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 10.05-11.20am. $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 Mon & Thurs. Donation appreciated. 471 Devonport Road, Tauranga. 578 7813


Rebus (ex Probus)
Mens Club Of Otumoetai meets third Monday monthly at St Johns Hall Bureta Road. Dave Lowe 544 0291


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 Creative Fibre
Every Mon at Arts Centre, Elizabeth St from 9.30am. Spinning, weaving, felting, knitting, crochet & more. Also on Thurs evening twice a month. Margaret 571 3483 or 021 0817 0350 or marg.rus@gmail.com


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 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.


Te Puke Floral Art Group
Shared Lunch Meets Methodist Church Hall, Oroua Street Te Puke. 11am. Ph 07 573 7804


Walk for Wellness
Free group for people with cancer & their supporters. Departs 9.30am from the Mount on the 1st, 3rd & 5th Monday of the month & from Yatton Park in Greerton on the 2nd & 4th Monday of the month.


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


Zonta Tauranga
 


Tuesday 27 June

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
Salvation Army Hall, 57 Eversham Rd 9.30am. Overcoming. Teachings from Graeme Cook’s material. Come, be inspired & enjoy prayer, praise & fellowship. 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


Altrusa Women’s Community Service Grp
Meet 2nd Tues evening for dinner/business. 4th Tues for social evening monthly. Email: president.tauranga@altrusa.org.nz


Bureta Garden Circle
Monthly meeting at St. John’s Church Hall, 94 Bureta Road, Otumoetai at 1.30. Visitors welcome. Jenny 576 3026


Cards 500
Every Tues & Thurs at Mount Senior Citizen’s, 345 Maunganui Rd 12.45pm. Garry 576 3033


Euchre
Have fun playing Euchre. Tuesday at Greerton RSA 7-9pm. $2 per session. 543 3441.


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


Friends of the Library
Mt Maunganui Library Book Group. Theme this month – Britain. Meet 10am. Gail 574 3376


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


What’s Hare Krishna all about?
Local Krishna devotees present the tenets of their faith. Includes kirtan and vegetarian supper. 7-9pm. St Georges Anglican Church. 1 Church St, Gate Pa.


Inachord 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


Junction Mental Health
Peer Support & Advocacy. Coffee & chat at St James’ Hall, Greerton 10am-12pm. 543 3010


Katikati Bridge Club
2 sessions a week. Tues 1pm & Weds 7pm. Alison 549 0797 (Tues) or Lyn 552 0924 (Weds)


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


Petanque - Tga/BOP Club
Club Mt Maunganui 1pm start. Equip available, coaching given. Linda 544 2818


Sequence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club, every Tues in St John Anglican Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd 7-9.30pm except 2nd Tues each month, afternoon dancing 3.30-6pm. Visitors welcome. Murray 576 3294


South City Indoor Bowls
Box Drawn Rinks (Groucott/Ace Trophy) at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Mary 541 0687


Tauranga Astronomical Society.
The evening’s programme looks at the star closest to earth, our sun. Telescope viewing weather permitting. Fergusson Park Hall 7.30.


Tauranga Meditation Group
Intro to meditation classes 1st Tues of month 7-8.30pm. General classes every 2nd & 4th Saturdays of the month. $5 koha. Blind Foundation, 160 17th Ave, Tauranga. (Vehicular access opposite Historic Village)


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 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


Widows’ and Widowers’ Club
 


Wednesday 28 June

Age Concern Walking Group
Mid Winters Christmas at Nautilus. Renee 576 6699


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


Bipolar Support Group
Support for people with Bipolar. 6.30-7.30pm. Junction 543 3010 for info or if you require transport.


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


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 Triples at Greerton Hall 7pm. Names in book. Wallace Cup. 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, Weds 1-3pm. No charge all ages welcome. Now upstairs at Graced Op Shop, cnr 11th Ave & Christopher St. 021 110 0878.


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


Lyon O’Neale Arnold
Library Law Services. Free legal advice seminars on Buying & Selling a Business. Tauranga City Library 12.30-1.30pm & 5.30-6.30pm. 577 7177 or email: library@tauranga.govt.nz to register


Mah Jong
Every Weds at Tauranga Citz Club cnr Cameron Rd/13th Ave 12.45-4pm. Wendy 579 2851


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


Scottish Country Dancing
Every Weds at Senior Citizen’s Hall, Maunganui Rd 7pm. Lynne 573 5055


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 Jazz Society Jazz Jam
Head to the Mount Social Club for an open jazz jam. Jam starts at 6.30. Ph Jeff 021 820 513


Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group
Tuahu from Hot Springs Rd towards Motutapere Hut via Abseil Rock. Grade mod/hard, approx. 6.0 hrs. Bruce 543 1034


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. Doors open 6.30 Entry $5 includes raffles & refreshments. Lyceum Club 8 Palmer Court. Kerry 021 607 797


Toastmasters - City Early Start
 


Thursday 29 June

A Place to Bee
Free craft session every Thurs at Lighthouse Church 11am - 1pm. Learn a new skill, have coffee, meet new friends & have a chat.


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 or Steve 027 277 9569


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
Tauranga Library 10 – 11am to find out more about the free Retail, Hospitality, IT, Foundation Skills & Fitness Courses. Sally 027 652 1429


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. David 570 1204


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


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


Mount/Papamoa Coffee & Chat
Junction Mental Health Peer Support & Advocacy 1-2pm. Transport available if required. 543 3010


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


Orange City Square & Round Dance Club.
Thursday Club Night & New Learner Class, 7.30pm. Plus, Tuesday morning 10.00. Wednesday Frontiersmen’s Hall. Phone 543-1063.


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


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


Taoist Tai Chi
Exercise for body and mind. A new beginners class starts Thursday 6th July 5:30-7.00pm, 15 Koromiko Street. All welcome. Diane 021 343324.


Taoist Tai Chi -
6 July - New weekly beginners class. Strength - Flexibility - Stillness. Suitable for everyone. Non-competitive & supportive learning environment. 15 Koromiko Street, Judea. 1-2.30. Ph: John 576 9836


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 35 years plus. Tauranga Lawn Tennis Club, Wharepai Domain 9am - 12pm. $3 ball fee. Lynda tsw-bop@gmail.com 021 057 6601


Women’s Singing Group
 


Friday 30 June

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
Learn West Coast Swing. First class free. Elizabeth Street Community Centre 6.45pm. 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. Judy 021 0425 398


Friday Fun Night Light Party
Tickets: Only $5 per child with family passes available! Greerton Aquatic & Leisure Centre


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


Greerton Indoor Bowling Club
Amity Triples, 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, downtown Mount. Jayne 574 6903 or 021 611 974


Table Tennis Tauranga
Memorial Hall. Social doubles singles 1-3pm. Junior Club 3.30-5.30pm. Training squad 5.30-7pm. Club night 7.30-9.30pm. Paul 021 884 021


Tauranga Lyceum Club
Women’s friendship club. Catered lunch first Fri of month & dinner 3rd Weds with interesting speakers. Other activities include painting, music & bridge. 68 1st Ave. Margaret 543 3244


The Shades