Annual General Meeting, Mount Eden Maungawhau Village Centre Society Inc. May 27, 7.30pm. The Village Centre, corner Mt Eden Rd and Ngauruhoe St, Mt Eden. Onehunga Toastmasters, if you’re interested in improving your public speaking and leadership skills then Onehunga Toastmasters is the right place for you. A friendly, supportive environment with a great atmosphere. Come and see for yourself. We meet every second Wednesday, 7pm-9pm at the Onehunga Community House. Room 8, 83 Selwyn St, Onehunga. Upcoming meetings are May 27, June 10 and June 24. Simply turn up or contact Jim Walker on 021 274 6060 or visit http:// onehunga. gen.nz for more information. Three Kings Toastmasters, improve your confidence to speak and present in public. Join our warm, fun, friendly exciting club and experience the Toastmasters’ worldfamous methods that will help you do so. We meet every second Thursday 7pm-9.30pm at the Fickling Centre, 546 Mt Albert Rd, below the library building. Free parking and a fabulous complimentary buffet for all. Next meetings May 28 and June 11. Contact Kevin Prohl at 0274 933 186, email email@example.com or just pop along and join in the fun on the night. Auckland Grey Power, annual general meeting, May 28, 1pm-1.45 pm to be held in the Fickling Centre, 546 Mt Albert Rd, underneath the Mt Roskill library. Presentation by president Anne-Marie Coury and election of new committee members. Doors open 12.30pm so you can pay fees and register to vote. Come and find out about our cheaper electricity deal for members. At 2pm, our guest speaker is MP Winston Peters. Members’ friends and neighbours and members of the public are all welcome. Refreshments follow, gold coin donation requested. All inquiries to Jens Meder, ph 846 2525. Mobility scooter club, calling all past, present and future mobility scooter owners to come along to our mobility scooter club being held at Independent Living Service. Listen to our guest speaker followed by a cup of tea. Free to attend, May 28, 14 Erson Ave, Royal Oak, at 10am. Call Tony on 625 0322 for more info. Thumbs Up Adventure Club, invites you to join us on May 30 for an educational and informative guided volcano walk on Mangere mountain. Our guest geologist will guide and explain how a volcano is born and also examine rock formation. Contact Mike 0274 784 779. For past and future events check out our website, see tuac.co.nz Mt Roskill Grammar School students, free performance at Mt Roskill Library for NZ Music Month. May 30, 11.30am. Engage, encourage and enjoy the music played by our budding musicians. Toastmasters, would you like to gain confidence and learn speaking and communication skills while having fun? We can help. Why not give it a try, come and join us. Fortnightly meetings, next is June 2, 7.25pm-9.30pm at Church Hall, 67 Victoria St, Onehunga. Email lance firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Lance 028 241 4805 for more information. Annual general meeting, NZ Calligraphers are holding their AGM on June 2 at 6.30pm at Gifford Gallery, Poronui St, Mt Eden. All welcome. Inquiries phone Rose 021 457 673. Golf croquet, come to our Open Day at Mt Albert Croquet Club, 50 Lloyd Ave, on June 7, 2pm or come any Saturday at 10am or Wednesday at 2pm and have a go at playing golf croquet. Morning/afternoon tea provided and the first few visits are free. Ph Anne 626 7643. Poetry and song, the Singers Club invite one and all to an enjoyable evening of poetry and song commemorating our World War I soldiers. Onehunga Community House, 83 Selwyn Ave. June 7, 7.30pm-9.30pm, $5 charge. Supper included. Inquiries phone Ashley 622 1737. Floral art, have you always wanted to create fabulous designs with flowers and plant material? Come along to our Floral Art Club at the Horticultural Rooms, 990 Gt North Rd, Western Springs. We offer workshops, demonstrations and the opportunity to take part and enjoy floral designing throughout the Auckland area. Beginners and visitors welcome. Our next club day is June 8. Contact Verna phone 817 7677 or email email@example.com for more information. Auckland Regional Migrant Services, Charitable Trust (ARMS) is holding an employment workshop for new migrants on June 11 from 9.15am-3pm at St Heliers Church and Community Centre at 100 St Heliers Bay Rd. It will provide guidance on writing a CV and cover letter, performing well in a job interview and communicating in the New Zealand workplace. It is free for migrants who have been in New Zealand for less than two years and who hold a full work or residency visa. Contact ARMS on 625 2440 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information. Children’s storybook yoga, June 13. From 11am11.30am, for 5-8 years. From noon-12.30pm, 9-14 years. Parental involvement encouraged. Bookings essential. At the band rotunda, Cornwall Park. Join yoga instructor Natasya Yusoff for a fun workshop, weave a story with yoga. Make your body a bean, a tree, even a mouse. Ph 630 8485 or see cornwallpark.co.nz for more information. Speaker, June 16, 11am-1pm at Blockhouse Bay Library, 578 Blockhouse Bay Rd, Blockhouse Bay. Come and hear Max Cryer talk about his new book.
sheds light on all things feline, from their physical make-up to their unique habits and behaviours, as well as their place in history and the roles they have played in films, cartoons and literature. The talk will start at 11am, to be followed by tea and biscuits and a chance to talk to the author. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. Looking for a new hobby, stamp collecting could be for you. Join the Auckland Philatelic Society which meets fortnightly at the Mt Albert Community Centre, 773 New North Rd. Call Victor Sutcliffe on 817 9772 for more information. Free Chinese (Mandarin) storytime, Epsom community library, every Friday at 11am. Songs and stories presented in Mandarin. Join us to encourage your preschooler or junior schooler’s love of books and reading, learn some pingyin (phonetic symbols). All welcome. At 195 Manukau Rd, Epsom.
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