for Onehunga Plunket Playgroup. Toddler and baby gear, toys, books, clothes and cake stall. Entry is a gold coin donation. November 12, 9am-12pm at Onehunga Community House, 83 Selwyn St.
Garage sale: clothing, BBQ, cake stall. November 12, 8am at St Stephens Church, cnr Waitangi Rd and State Ave. Phone 636 9040 for further details.
Zen Meditation Workshop: on November 12 and 19. The workshops include an introduction to Zen Buddhism and instruction on how to settle the mind, develop clarity and concentration. Bookings essential. Payment is by donation. Auckland Zen Centre, 52 Princes St. To register visit aucklandzen.org.nz.
Te Papa Toastmasters: enjoy the skills of speaking with confidence. Leaders of industry and presenters coming together in a friendly atmosphere. Running Tuesday fortnightly until November 29 at 67 Victoria St. Contact Lance on 296 3296 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Onehunga CAB Family Clinic: a new clinic which will be held every second Wednesday evening at Onehunga Citizens Advice Bureau, 81 Church St. Call CAB to make an appointment for a free, confidential consultation on 634 1613.
Onehunga Toastmasters: become a confident public speaker and strong leader. Every second Wednesday from 7pm to 9pm. Onehunga Community House,
Room 8, Selwyn St. Email email@example.com for Come along to an up-cycle fundraising fashion show by New Zealand designer label ‘Woman of Joppa’. All clothing has been designed with items that would have ended up in the landfill. November 11, 7.30pm at Hills Church, 179 Hillsborough Rd. Following the show will be an auction to raise money for Nourish food bank. $15 per ticket, with all proceeds going to Nourish. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details. details.
Onehunga Bowling Club: darts, indoor bowls and pool. Every Wednesday from 4pm to 7.30pm. 146 Selwyn St. Email email@example.com for information.
Yarns knitting group: meets every Thursday, 1pm-3pm at Onehunga Community Centre. Bring your knitting or crochet, have a cuppa and a chat. Cost a gold coin. Contact Jane on 630 8267 for further details.
Free Soup Kitchen: each Friday night at New Hope Impact Centre, 8 Waller St. Contact Liz on 027 440 4315 or just turn up.
Stress management by qigong: Sundays at 9am at steps and terraces of Cornwall Park. Contact Poutama at firstname.lastname@example.org or 021 166 4602.
Combined Probus Club of
Epsom: formal meeting will be followed by our annual Trivial Pursuits session. November 7, 10am at St John’s Church Hall, Chandler Ave. For further details phone Justine on 624 5454.
Royal Oak Ladies Club: meet for trips, speakers and good company. Our next meeting is November 21, 10am at St John’s Anglican Church, 6 Chandler Ave. Phone Anne 634
0678 or Leith 626 3011 for details.
Selwyn Centre@ Royal Oak: friendship group for those over 65. Friendship, laughter and morning Drop-in centre: open Wednesdays from 10am-2pm at The Salvation Army, 218 Mt Albert Rd. No charge but donations gratefully received. Phone 629 5063.
Ladies Day Tennis: a morning of tennis for ladies. Thursdays from 9am. Edendale Tennis Club, Grove Rd. Contact Monique on 623 4324.
Friendship Morning Tea and
Mini Market: every Thursday 8am12pm at Sandringham Community Centre, 18-20 Kitchener Rd. Everyone welcome. Bric-a-brac, fruit and veggies and breakfast for $3. Stalls, $5. Phone 846 6649.
Veterans tennis: ladies and men play on Fridays from 9am. Edendale Tennis Club, Grove Rd. Contact Mary on 629 2167.
Junior Highland Games: be a Junior Scottish Warrior! November 19 at Three Kings Reserve, 10.30am to 2.30pm. Age groups: boys/girls 9-11, 12-14 and 15-16. Toss the caber, stone, hammer and weight. Medals for top three in each group. See juniorhighlandgames.auckland for details.
Three Kings Toastmasters Club: demonstration meetings, 6.50pm9.30pm each Thursday fortnight. Fickling Centre, 549 Mt Albert Rd, under the library building. Contact Kevin Prohl email@example.com or 0274 933 186.