After Suicide Support Group: For more information ph Grief Support Services 578 4480. Alcoholics Anonymous: Daily meetings run in Tauranga. Ph 0800 229 6757. Alcoholics Anonymous for women and families: Saturdays from 10-11am. St Andrew's Church, Dee St. Ph 021 503 940. American group: New group forming for Americans living in the Bay of Plenty area, and Kiwis with American connections, who would like to meet and socialise. Phone Kerry 07 281 2100. Arthritis NZ: For information/support ph 0800 663 463. Astro Group (for stroke survivors and carers): Support group ph 571 8246. Bay of Plenty Naturists: Email firstname.lastname@example.org Bay Network Singles Social Club: For ages 50-70 plus. Dinners, barbecues, concerts and sports events. Ph Jean 576 9988. Bayfair CommunityGarden: Volunteers needed to work Tuesdays and Fridays 8.30-10.30am. Ph 575 9709. Baywide Community Law Service: 5-6.30pm. Drop-in clinic for free legal assistance. 63 Willow St. Bethlehem Pottery Club: Tuesday and Thursdays, 13 Bethlehem Rd from 10am-3pm or phone 552 0046 Bowls Mount Maunganui: Tawa Street. Club days, Tuesday and Friday, noon start. Names in by 11am. Visitors welcome. Phone 575 3838. Calligraphy group: Calling all calligraphers interested in forming a calligraphy group. Contact Red Studio email email@example.com or phone 575 9644. Or contact Ray Crafts 577 9562, email firstname.lastname@example.org Cancer Society Transport Service: Free weekday transport available to and from treatment appointments. Ph 571 2035. ChenWuKuan Kung Fu: Children 9.30am-10.30am Saturday. Adults 5.30-7.30pm Tuesdays and Thursdays at The Martial Arts Academy, 154 First Ave West. Ray 022 0776 484. Citizens Advice Bureau: Monday to Friday, from 9am-5pm, 38 Hamilton St. Ph 0800 367 222 or 578 1592. Justice of the Peace every Monday 1-4pm, Wednesday and Thursday 9-11.30am and Friday 2-4pm. Migrant Clinics Tuesday to Friday, 1-4pm. Citizens Club support meetings: Second Tuesday, 1.30pm at Citizens Club. Carersmeetings alternate Fridays 10.30am. Joelene 572 2952. Bayfair Petanque: Play 12.45pm Tuesdays and Thursdays at Bayfair Reserve, RussleyDr. A social, friendly petanque group, instruction and boules available. Ph Alf 570 0480. Bolivia: Thursdays 12.50pm, Tauranga Bridge Club, Cherrywood. Tuition, tea/coffee $5. Toby 543 5358. Mount Maunganui Sequence dancers dance the night away on Saturday June 9 from 7.30pm-10.30pm at Arataki Community Centre.
City on its Feet Walking Groups: Free, fun and friendly. Nearly 30 walking groups to choose from, across Tauranga. For times and days go to www.sportbop.co.nz/ cityonitsfeet or phone Jen Riley 578 0016. Croquet at Tauranga Domain: Friday, Sunday, Tuesday, 12.45pm. Peter 571 0633. CroquetMount Maunganui: Cnr Totara and Kawaka Sts. Ph 574 1889. Meets Monday, Wednesday, Saturday 9.15am-12pm. Golf croquet meets Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday 8.45am-2pm. Diabetes Helpline: Free counsellor and registered nurse available from 10am-2pm, Tuesday toThursday, for assistance. Ph 571 3422. Dragon Boating: Womens give it a go paddling sessions held weekly. Monday/Thursday 5.30pm and Sat 7.30am at Sulphur Point. RSVP text Brooke 022 078 238 for an info pack. Epilepsy New Zealand: For education, support and two-monthly support meetings, please phone 0800 epilepsy, or 579 6091. Free Youth Health Clinic: Available to 10-24 year olds. Farm Street Medical Bayfair 5-7pm (first and third Tuesday). Te RunangaONgai Tamawhariua Hauora 6-9pm Wednesdays. Hartford Ave playground 6-9pm Thursdays. Merivale Community Centre 6-7.15pm Fridays. Welcome Bay Community Hall 7.30-9pm Fridays. G Smith 0800 428 633. Jaguar Enthusiasts’ (BOP) Club: Meet like-minded drivers for outings, tours and socialising. Phone Graham 543 4933. Justice of the Peace free clinics: Thursdays, 9-11.30am Citizens Advice Bureau, 10am-12pm Te Puke Anglican Church, 11.30am-1.30pm Tauranga Ethnic Council. Wednesdays, 1-3pm Welcome Bay Community Centre. Ph ph 578 2058. Gate Pa Car Boot Market: Monthly car boot sale next to Tauranga Girls' College. Clothing, food, free items. Call Wiki on 578 3321 to book car
space. Girl Guides: Pippins, brownies, guides and rangers for girls 5-18 years. Ph 0800 555 170. Give ItAGo paddling sessions: Held weekly Mondays/Thursdays 5.30pm and Saturday 7.30am, Sulphur Point. RSVP by text to Brooke 022 078 238 for an info pack. Golf Croquet Tauranga: Tuesday, Friday and Sunday at 12.45pm. Ph Peter 571 0633. Greerton Senior Citizens: Afternoons, weekdays, in the Maitland St Hall. Phone 541 2225. Grief Support Services. Loss and grief counselling. Subsidised service – donations welcome. Phone 578 4480. Home hosting: With other travel clubs worldwide. Ph 022 011 4776 email email@example.com or check out thefriendshipforce.org Hwa Rang Tae Kwon Do: Dynamic martial art suitable for the family ages four and up. Kids/beginners classes seven days from 4pm and Saturday, 9.30am. New class for 4-6 year-olds Tuesdays at 3.45pm. Indoor bowls/housie afternoons: For seniors (50 plus), GSCHall, 33 Maitland St. Ph Shirely 541 2225. Leisure Marching: Ladies in all areas required, no experience necessary. Phone Frances 544 1318. Let’s Learn: Wanting to learn something new? Check out the wide variety of classes, workshops and activities listed on www.letslearn.co.nz or phone 544 9557. Become a lifelong learner today. Merge Connections: Meet on first and third Monday of each month at The Raft at Chapel St, from 4.30pm. Karen: firstname.lastname@example.org Metal Detecting Club: Looking for members, metal/gold detecting. Graeme 021 828 098. Migrant Clinic: Free, will be held for all every Tuesday-Friday 1-4pm no appointment necessary. Call in to the Citizens Advice Bureau 38, Hamilton St. Mount Joggers and Walkers Club: 9.15am Fridays and Tuesdays, Scout Hall, May St. Ph 578 4493.
Mount Maunganui Bridge Club: Golf Rd. Monday 1pm, Wednesday 7pm, Thursday 11am, Friday 1pm. Jean 574 1974. Mount Maunganui Cricket Club Registrations open 2017/18 Season: Junior (5-18yrs old) and senior men's players can register at www.mountcricket.co.nz email email@example.com Mount Maunganui Menz Shed: Open every Wednesday, thursday and Saturday. From 9am. See us at www.menzshed.org.nz New members welcome. Inquiries to Keith Dickson 021 0259 6454. Mount Maunganui RSA indoor bowls: Monday and Thursday names in by 6.45pm starts Feb 23. Diane 575 3480. Mount Maunganui/Papamoa CroquetClub: May St greens. AssociationCroquet MondaysWednesdays and Saturdays, 9-15am. Ph Robin 576 8153. Golf Croquet Thursdays and Sundays, 9-45am. Ph Sue 575 4569. Mount Maunganui Senior Citizens Club: 345 Maunganui Rd, Wednesdays and Fridays bowls at 1pm. Tuesdays and Thursday is cards at 1pm. Ph 575 4650. Musicalmemories: At Village Radio 1368khzAM seven days aweek. Ph 571 3710. Nak Rop Muay Thai Kickboxing: A form of self discipline and fitness. Kids Fri 4.30pm, adult beginners Weds 6.30pm/Sat 10am. The Martial Arts Academy, 154 First Ave West. Alexis 578 5344. Neighbourhood Support: Be a supportive neighbour and have a strong, safe neighbourhood. Start a Neighbourhood Support group in your street. It's easy, we will help you to do it. Ph 0800 463 444 or see website for local contacts www.wbopns.org.nz Never2old: Award-winning exercise programme at the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic three mornings aweek from 7.30-9am. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, individual and group training. Phone 557 8765. Omanu Lawn Bowling Club: Golf Rd, Mount Maunganui, instruction for novices. Ph club 575 6315. Orange City Square and Round Dance Club: First and third Wednesday advanced, second and fourth Wednesday, Thursday Club Night, Frontiersmen's Hall, 7.30pm, 543 1063. Otumoetai Hockey Club: Season starts early April. Teams cater for both social and competitive players. Phone 576 5178 or 027 452 0600. Otumoetai TennisClub: Tuesdays and Thursdays. Adult tennis— Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-10.30am Bellevue Park. Windsor Rd. New players and visitors welcome (coaching available.) Ph Pam 570 0302. Parkinson’s Society: If someone you know has Parkinson's disease, there are regular seminars or support meetings led by the community educators, as well as weekly exercise meetings led by qualified personnel throughout the BOP. Liz 021 844 566. Papamoa Patchers: Patchwork and Quilting Group meets fortnightly in the Arataki Community Centre from 9.30am-2pm. Devon Harland on 022 1553 994. Papamoa Paradise Probus Club: Friendship, fellowship and fun for seniors. Lots of activities and guest speakers. Meetings fourth Wednesday each month, 11am. Papamoa Sports and Recreation Centre, 80 Alice Way. Sydney Shepherd on 542 0533 or 021 107 9415. Papamoa Outdoor Bowls: Parton Rd Sports complex. Every Wednesday and Sunday at 1pm. Ph Don Davis 574 6674. Petanque Tga/BOP Club: Blake Park at Club Mount Maunganui, 1pm start Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday, phone Jo Ann 578 3606 for information. Radio controlled model yachts: Sundays and Thursdays, 1.30pm Montego Dr pond. PhGraham 572 5419. Red Cross First Aid Courses: Workplace certificates new/refresher. Sue 578 6987. Saintly Shakers Preschool Music: Fun, music, dance, play and morning tea. Every Thursday from 9.30am at St Mary's Church. Tuesdays at St Peter's Church, 10am. Taoist Tai Chi Tauranga: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1-2.30pm. 15 Koromiko St. Ph Kay 021 668 468. Taoist Tai Chi Society: Beginners classes, Tuesdays 6-7.30pm and Thursdays 6-7.30pm. Mount Maunganui Senior Citizens Hall, 345 Maunganui Rd. Phone Ian 027 600 1547.