What's On

Updated Every Week


Friday 24 February

Brick Kids Te Puke - Lego Club
Term time school aged children. Every Fri at Te Puke Library 3.30-4.30pm. Free entry.


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/


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


Welcome Bay Mural Unveiling
At Welcome Bay Hall, 250 Welcome Bay Rd 1pm. Special guest: Todd Muller MP. Followed by afternoon tea. RSVP Feb 23 to events@welcomebay.org.nz




Saturday 25 February

18th Tauranga Multicultural Festival
March 4 at Historic Village, 17th Ave 10am - 4pm. Performances, ethnic food stalls, art & crafts & more. Entry $6 adult, $3 child 5-16yrs at door. Eftpos on site. 571 6419


30th Annual Book Sale
Tauranga Rotary Club held April 15, 16 & 17 at Seeka Coolstore, Totara St, Mount. Donations of books, records, CDs, DVDs, jigsaws & sheet music needed. Deliver to: Caltex Welcome Bay, Bayfair, Greerton, Katikati. Z Energy 11th Ave, Hewletts Rd & Bethlehem. Or Ross 544 0817


Art Exhibition
Tammie Rose Riddle exhibition “Stitches of Reflection” at the Art Lounge, 32 Devonport Rd, Tauranga until March 9. Free entry.


Bay Network Singles Social Club
Friendship group of people aged 55+ who wish to make new friends & enjoy club activities, dining, shows, trips, bbq’s etc. Mary-Anne 027 207 1690 or 576 9988


BOP Essential Tremor Support Group
Quarterly meeting at Evans Rd Community Church, Papamoa 10am. Guest speaker. Gold coin donation &/or small plate for morning tea. Ann 542 4005


Come Dancing Tonight
Join us tonight for our first dance of the year. Sequence & old time dancing, great music & supper. Greerton Hall 7.30-10.30pm. Entry $7. Run by Tauranga Scottish Soc. Nola 576 5076


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


Katikati Tramping Club
Wentworth Traverse, moderate or Wentworth Falls, easy. Ian 548 2351


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. All ages welcome. 544 7424 or 0210 226 3515


Narcotics Anonymous
Open meetings every Sat 7.30-8.30pm & every Sun 7-8pm, Hanmer Clinic (behind Super Liquor), 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton. Every 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 (accessed from bottom car park), Salvation Army Recovery Church, 375 Cameron Rd. If using drugs is causing you problems, maybe we can help. 0800 NA TODAY


Petanque @ Club Mt Maunganui
Sat & Sun - coaching & competitive play 1pm. Equip available, all levels welcome. Jo Ann 578 3606


Taoist Tai Chi
Strength, flexibility, stillness. Beginners class on Saturdays. Free to give it a go - no cost for your first session. 15 Koromiko St, Judea 8.30-10am. John 576 9836


Te Puke Community Market
Jubilee Park 9am - 1pm. Monique 027 356 9545


The Original Greerton Hall Market
8am - 12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Stalls inside/outside. Get your friends together & come along. Tea, coffee, food available. New stallholders welcome. Tricia/Gary 543 1487 027 908 2952 greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz


Trustpower Photographic Exhibition
Until April 9 at The Strand, Downtown Tauranga. Large scale exhibition showcasing our people & places. Free entry.


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


Sunday 26 February

A Course in Miracles
Join us for a spirited discussion on the practical application of Miracle principles in the Backbenches Room, Grindz Cafe, 50 First Ave, Tauranga. 12pm coffee & chat. 1pm discussion. Five steps to having loving, harmonious, healthy relationships. Free.


Bay Bible Fellowship/Lord’s Day
Worship service at Welcome Bay Primary School Hall, 309 Welcome Bay Rd 10am. Join us for an exposition of 1 & 2 Peter - “Get ready for action.” Richard Roodt. www.bbf.net.nz


Bee Interest Group
Monthly meeting at 186 Esdaile Rd, Pahoia 2pm. Bring your bee suit, something to share for afternoon tea & gold coin donation for the group. Gordon 027 544 2882


Bible Seminars
Every Sunday at Greerton Senior Citizen’s Hall, Maitland St 1.45pm. Title: “The Way to Life series - #2 Reasons to Believe.” Interactive, Q&A. Refreshments provided. Vic 543 0504


Bike & Hotrod Show
March 5 at Council Reserve off Aerodrome Rd, Mt Maunganui. Gates open 8am, show 10am - 2pm. Food & bar available. Entry $2pp, kids free. To register/enquiries Garry 022 047 0802


Club Mt Maunganui
Bingo every first & third Sunday of month. Good prizes. 575 4886


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


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


Generation Homes Women’s Triathlon
400m swim, 10km cycle, 4km run/walk. Starts at Pilot Bay, Mt Maunganui 8.30am. Enter online at: www.trichicks.co.nz


Home Computer Club (Tga) Inc
Computer enthusiasts meet to share knowledge & experience last Sun of month at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St West, 9.30am – 12.30pm approx. $3 door charge. Visitors welcome. 544 2067


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 5.30pm 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. Some targets available to purchase, or bring your own. Must bring own ammo, shooting rests, ear muffs etc. Fire-arms license must be presented at registration area. $15pp (cash only). No cellphone coverage. www.deerstalkersbop.org.nz


Seaweek – War on Weeds
Margins of the Sea. Invasive weeds are a problem that can be tackled by a good team of volunteers – join us & stay for a sausage sizzle lunch. Meet at Papamoa Domain near Surf Club buildings 10am. Open to all, suitable for families. Bring garden gloves & a trowel – equipment available on site as well. Carole 0272 747 642


Sunday Ladies Squash
Mount Squash Centre, 51 Miro St 4.30-6pm. Open to all, non-members $2. Racquets available, bring non-marking shoes. Suitable for beginners. Kelly 027 227 9525


Tauranga Friendship & Social Club
Walks, dinners & outings for over 50’s. Barbara 544 7461


Tauranga Theosophical Society
Join us for a lecture discussing “What is Islam?”. Tauranga Yoga Centre 2pm. Entry by donation. 577 6042


Tauranga Underwater Hockey Club
Every Sunday of school term as well as last Sunday of school holidays at Baywave. Beginners 5-6.15pm. Experienced 6-7.45pm. Loan equipment available. Ken 533 2005 or 0210 274 4626


Monday 27 February

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


Art Classes at The Artery
Many different art classes at The Artery in the Historic Village. Go to: Book Classes page at www.theincubator.co.nz


Beginner Salsa Lessons
Presented by Bay Salsa at Studio 162, 162 Durham St 6.30pm. Walk in classes. www.baysalsa.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. First class free. For men & women. Dianne 576 5031 or 027 431 4326 Qualified Sport & Physical Recreation instructor’.


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


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


Civic Choir Tauranga
Practice every Monday at Wesley Church, 13th Ave, Tauranga 7.30pm. www.taurangacivicchoir.org.nz Heather 575 9092


Diabetes Help Tauranga
Is diabetes killing you or someone you love? Ring for free Diabetes Nurse support in the WBOP 571 3422 or email: debbie@diabeteshelp.org.nz


Fitness League
Safe effective, low impact fun exercise set to music using the Bagot Stack technique, designed for women of all ages & abilities. First class free. Every 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


Greenpark Play Centre - Open Week
Feb 27 - March 3 at 19 Sinclair St, Greerton 9.30-11am. Fun activities for preschool children where parents are involved in their learning & children are free to play & explore. Free coffee & cake for adults. Free entry.


Greerton Every Girls Rally
Meet Mondays fortnightly during school terms at Greerton Bible Church, cnr Oropi & Chadwick Rds, Tauranga 4-6pm. Open to all girls ages 7 years upwards. Mary 571 0061


Harmony a Plenty Barbershop Chorus
Every Mon at Bethlehem Community Church, 183 Moffat Rd 7pm. New members welcome. Wilf 571 5576 or www.harmonyaplenty.co.nz


Let’s Learn
Do something, learn something new this year! Courses, classes, workshops, activities. Options galore on www.letslearn.co.nz Shelley 544 9557


Line Dancing
Every Mon evening - now at Wesley Church 13th Ave 6-8.30pm. (Note change of venue) $6pp per night. Pat 544 2574 or just turn up.


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


Marching Team - Social
Seeking new members to join our team, aged 30 years plus. Practice every Monday. Ardell 027 937 4248


Otumoetai Indoor Bowls
Opening night tonight at Matua Primary School Hall, Clivedene St 7.15pm. First 2 nights free & coaching is available. Come along & give bowls a go. Karen 576 0443


Plunket Car Seat Clinic
Mon & Thurs at 471 Devonport Rd, Tauranga 10am - 2pm. Car seats checked & fitted by qualified Child Restraint Technicians. No appointment necessary. Donation appreciated. 578 7813


Recycled Teenagers
Gentle exercise for 50’s forwards, & injury or illness rehabilitation. Morning teas & educational talks optional. For men & women. Mon & Weds, 14 Norris St, Tauranga Senior Citizens Club, behind Pak n Save. Tues at St Mary’s Church Hall, Girven Rd. All 9 - 10.30am. Classes taken by qualified instructor. First class free. New participants planning to attend, Jennifer 571 1411


Ryukyu Kempo Karate
Every Mon & Weds at Levers Rd Hall, Matua 6.30-8pm. Age 10 & up, families welcome. Marty 027 405 1468


Silver Singers Choir
Tenor & base voices needed desperately for their 30 voice choir. Practices every Mon in St Stephen’s Chapel, Brookfield Tce, Otumoetai 1pm. Pat 579 1036


St Columba Indoor Bowling Club
At 502 Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood. Year starts 6 March. All playing levels welcome. Names in by 7.15pm, playing starts 7.30pm. Paul 576 6324


Tauranga Badminton Club
Every Mon at Aquinas College Gym 7.30-9.30pm. Senior Club starts March 6. Club racquets available, all players welcome. Sue 0211 944 335


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
Club night every Mon at Tauranga RSA, Cameron Rd, Greerton 8pm. Relaxed, social evening of dancing. Members $3, non-members $5. Visitors welcome. Check the Facebook pages. Trina 575 7461 a/hs


Tauranga Scottish Country Dance Club
Beginners class at St John’s Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd 7.30-9.30pm. 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 includes afternoon tea. New members welcome.


Welcome Bay Painters Group
Every Monday at Lighthouse Church Hall, Welcome Bay Rd 9.30am – 12.30pm. Dennis 544 6451


Tuesday 28 February

Alcoholics Anonymous
Every Tues at St Peter’s Church Hall, 11 Victoria Rd, Mount 7.30-8.30pm. 0800 229 6757


Aglow Mt Maunganui
Know your identity in heaven. Teachings from Graeme Cook’s material. First of 3 parts. Come & be inspired & enjoy prayer, praise & fellowship. Start with morning tea. At Salvation Army Hall, 57 Eversham Rd 9.30am. Barbara 576 5870


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


Art Class
Every Tues at Tauranga Society of Artists, 171a Elizabeth St West 7-9pm. 576 9592


Badminton (Social)
Every Tues & Fri at Otumoetai Baptist Hall 9.30am - 12pm. Racquets available. Lorraine 579 3229


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


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


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


Falun Dafa Classes
Easy to learn & free. Simultaneous improvement of mind & body. Every Tues at Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui 7pm. Judy 021 0425 398 or email: judy.shakespear45@gmail.com


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


Friends of the Library
Mt Maunganui Library Book Group meet 10am. All welcome. Gail 574 3376


Greerton Every Boys Rally
Meet fortnightly on Tues during school terms at Greerton Bible Church, cnr Oropi & Chadwick Rds, Greerton 6-7.30pm. Open to all boys aged 7 years upwards. 577 6467


Inachord Chorus
Ladies singing group. Great music, great company. Bethlehem Community Church Building, 183 Moffat Rd, Bethlehem 7.15-9.15pm. Debbie 0211 291 126


Junction Mental Health
Peer support & advocacy: coffee & chat at St James’ Hall, Greerton 10am – 12pm. 543 3010


Mount Chess Club
Every Mon at Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui 1-4pm. The only place you can play standard length chess in Tauranga. $3 a session. Sets, boards, clocks & refreshments provided. Bob/Vic 575 5845 or 0274 786 282


Mount Morning Badminton
Every Tues at Mount Sports Centre, Blake Park 9-11.30am. Social, competitive, all ages. Beginners welcome. Racquets available. Daily fee $5pp. Season starts March 14. Margaret 575 9792


Ocean Running
5k run & walk around Mauao base track every Tues. Register from 5.15pm at Mt Ocean Sports Club, Pilot Bay. $5 entry includes free drink after run/walk & chance to win spot prize. Walkers start 5.45pm, runners 6pm. Phil 021 383 354


Otumoetai Foreshore Scavenger Hunt
1 Harbour Drive, Otumoetai 9am – 11.55pm. Cycle the Otumoetai Foreshore path & find the answers to 8 questions along the way to go into the draw to win a $100 bike shop voucher. Complete the scavenger hunt anytime before the end of February 2017 – the perfect free family activity. Download the clues & map from http://www.sportbop.co.nz/get-active/play-in-the-bay/scavenger-hunt/


Otumoetai Matua Walking Group
Every Tues at Kulim Park 9am. 576 7339


Overeaters Anonymous
Do you or a family member or friend have a problem with over or under eating? Overeaters Anonymous can help - meet Tues & Fri. 544 1213 or 022 064 2186


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 4.30pm start (until daylight savings ends). Equip available, all coaching given. Jo Ann 578 3606


Sequence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club meet at St John’s Anglican Church Hall, Bureta Rd, Otumoetai every Tues 7.30-9.30pm except 2nd Tues of month 3.30-6pm. AGM tonight 6pm prior to dancing from 7pm Visitors welcome. Murray 576 3294


Significant Other Programme
Does your loved one have an addiction? Wonder what to do? How to help? Hanmer Clinic Tauranga have this pro-gramme for spouses, partners, family/whanau etc who have an addiction. 7 weekly sessions start Feb 28 at 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton 1-3pm. Free. 579 6940 or 0800 842 426


South City Indoor Bowls
Box Drawn Pairs (Black Cup) at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Mary 541 0687


Tauranga Morning Badminton Club
Opening day March 7 & thereafter every Tues & Thurs at QE Youth Centre, cnr 11th Ave & Devonport Rd. 9-11.30am. AGM March 28. Heather 574 0976


Tauranga Patchwork & Quilters Group
Meet first & third Tues 7pm & second & fourth Fri 10am. At Tauranga Art & Craft Centre, 177 Elizabeth St, Tauranga. Helen 0274 177 581


Tauranga Scrabble Club
Tues at Tauranga Bridge Club, Ngatai Rd 8.50am. $3 games $2.50. New players welcome. 544 8372


Tauranga Toastmasters
Every Tues at Tauranga Lyceum Club 7.15-9.30pm. Learn public speaking & leadership skills. Guests welcome. Alan 544 5989


The Widow & Widower’s Club
People living alone invited to Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St 2pm. Margaret 576 5292


Wednesday 1 March

Age Concern Walking Group
Carmichael Road Reserve carpark 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


Antenatal Class
Held by Plunket. Next class March 8 for 6 weeks & also in June. To book, Margaret 021 260 6504


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


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


Fernland Water Exercise Class
Every Weds 10.45-11.45am. Suitable for accident or illness rehabilitation. Gentle exercises for pre or post joint replacements. Helpful in weightloss or arthritis. Classes held rain or shine, not during school holidays. Classes taken by qualified instructor & lifeguard. New participants planning to attend any class, Jennifer 571 1411


Gate Pa Indoor Bowls
Club Night Rules & Measuring Instruction at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Kevin 543 4044


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


Kiwi Toasters
Every Toastmaster’s journey starts with a single speech. 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


Mount Healing & Spiritual Centre
Omanu Bowling Club, Golf Rd, Mount 1st & 3rd Weds 7pm. Guest speaker: Teara Clapperton (Rotorua) - “Intuitive Drawing Readings.” Learn about meditation, development groups, crystal, reflexology & more. Janet 027 264 0226


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. If using drugs is causing you problems, maybe we can help. 0800 NA TODAY


Otumoetai Care & Craft
Every Weds at St Columba Church Hall, Cherrywood, Otumoetai 9am - 12.30pm during school term. Crafts, fun, games, entertainment. Lunch provided. Dawn 576 7783


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


Say it With Music
At Addison Theatre, Baycourt 7pm. www.baycourt.co.nz


Singles Coffee Club 60+
Every Weds 10am for coffee & once a month for lunch for a social get together. Looking for something new to do or meet new friends? This could be it. Gayle 0274 393 267 or mixandmingle@xtra.co.nz


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


Tauranga Library Learning Centre
Microsoft Office Course. Topic: Using images in Word. 1.30-2.30pm. Cost $8. To book, 577 7177


Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group
Killarney Lakes via Tuahu & return. Grade mod, approx. 5.0hrs. Debbie 543 0949


Tauranga South Garden Club
First Weds of month at Central Baptist Church Hal, cnr 13th Ave/Cameron Rd 1.30-3pm. Visitors welcome. Margaret 578 1017


Te Puke Toy Library
Weds - Sat 9.30am - 12pm. Thurs 3.30-5.30pm. 242.1 Jellicoe St, Te Puke. 027 263 9309


Toastmasters - City Early Start
Improve communication, teamwork & leadership skills. Join the supportive & motivated group at Classic Flyers Avgas Cafe every Weds 6.45-8.15am. LaniDTM@gmail.com txt 0210 445 654 www.cityearlystart.co.nz


Thursday 2 March

Adult Adoptee’s Support Tauranga
Every 2nd Thurs at Oyster Catcher Room, Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk way, Bayfair. Scott 027 565 6459


Amazing Weekly Bag Sale
Every Thurs at Historic Village 9-10am. Fill a large bag for $5 with women’s, men’s & kids clothing & linen. Bags supplied.


Bay City Rockers
Social Rock n Roll dancing as well as Neon Moon, Rock n Roll Waltz, as examples. Dancing every Thurs at Senior Citizen’s Hall, Norris St 7.30-9.30pm. $3 entry with light supper provided. Gavin 027 643 6222


Citizen’s Advice Bureau
Trialling a fortnightly service on Thursdays from March 2. A specialist in family/whanau dispute resolution can help you make well informed decisions about proceeding forward with confidence. Make an appointment on 578 1592


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


Concert Band Katikati
Musicians wanted, especially wood-wind to join community based wind & brass band. All ages welcome. Rehearse Katikati town hall in the arts room 7-9pm. Wendy 022 387 2947


Fitness League
Safe, effective, low impact exercise to music using the Bagot Stack technique, designed to help with posture, balance & stamina, combination of exercise, movement & dance. All ages & abilities. Complementary 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 Meditation Classes
Every Thurs at Meredith Hall, Fraser St, Merivale (near Yatton Park) 7.30pm. Have control over those constant thoughts! Find peace & the joy of life. Enjoy good health & better quality of sleep. Ian 576 2032


Keynotes 4 Part Harmony
Open night tonight. Women’s chorus meet every Thurs at Wesley Church Hall, 13th Ave 7pm. Sing for fun & health. Nora 544 2614


More Than Crafts
Every Thurs at Greerton Bible Church 9.30-11.30am. Ceramics, dolls, art, cards etc. 571 1949


Orange City Square & Round Dance Club
Tuesday morning postponed until April. Weds Advanced, Thurs Club night 7.30pm. Frontiersmen’s Hall. 543 1063


Otumoetai Hockey Club
Men’s & Women’s teams available for senior hockey. New players welcome. Season commences early April. Caroline 576 5178 or 027 283 2153 cjbigham@hotmail.com


Salsa on the Strand
Presented by Bay Salsa at La Mexica 8pm. Intro class, followed by social dancing. No partner required. www.baysalsa.co.nz


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. Every Mon & Thurs at City Church, Otumoetai Rd 9.30-10.30am. $4pp. Diana 021 0476 155


Tennis Seniors WBOP
Players 35 years +. Tauranga Lawn Tennis Club, Wharepai Domain 9am - 12pm. New members welcome, $4 ball fee. Lynda tswbop@gmail.com 0210 576 601


The Nukes
Arts on Tour at Baycourt 7.30pm. www.baycourt.co.nz


Friday 3 March

Brick Kids Te Puke - Lego Club
Term time school aged children. Every Fri at Te Puke Library 3.30-4.30pm. Free entry.


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/


The Sociables
A 30’s/40’s age group of males & females that meet up once a week to socialise by dining out or participating in local activities & events. 022 0120 376