Playgroup: Tuesday and Fridays 9.30-11.30am. Bring along your preschoolers, no need to book. Each week we have craft, a shared morning tea and music session. $4 per family. Leicester Hall, Ramsgate St. Toy library: Play is a child’s work and toys are the tools for play. We’ve got everything from LEGO, dressups, ride-ons, puzzles, train sets and more. Come down and check us out. 9am-11am, St Peter Church, 7 Harrison Road Spinners: group covers, knitting, crochet and other fibre crafts. Meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 10am-12.30pm at New Christian Church, 5 Ballarat St. Rotary Club: meets for breakfast with a speaker every Friday, 7am8.30am. Ellerslie Event Centre, Ellerslie Racecourse. Visit rotaryellerslie.org.nz for details. Volunteer with girl guides: we are looking for more support for our groups in this area. Call us if you think you can offer some time or a skill for the girls to learn. 0800 484 331. Badminton club: runs every Thursday until the end of November. Yearly fee of $70. Casual is $5. 7.30pm - 9.30pm. Further info at www.glendowiesocialbadminton.org or phone Cas 0211489564. 21 Crossfield Rd. Probus Club: meets 10am on the first Friday of every month at the Glendowie Bowling Club, Chelmsford Ave. Men and women welcome. Phone Don 5756 015 for further information. Tennis: welcomes senior citizens over 55 to join a veteran’s social tennis group. Wednesdays and Fridays, 12.30pm-3pm. Free no obligation trial. Glendowie Tennis Club, 18 Forfar Rd. Phone 575 7166. Want to see your event on this page? Visithttp://nbly.nz/ebc and fill out the online form with your event details. Make sure you do this at least two weeks before your event. Inclusion is at the editor’s discretion. Visit www.teoro.org.nz for details. October 7, 10am-2pm, Te Oro, 98 Line Rd. Fiji language week: Te Oro will come alive with the colours and beauty of the Fiji culture. A free cultural celebration for all. Visit our website for more details www.teoro.org.nz. October 11, 10am2pm, Te Oro, 98 Line Rd. Ngahuru: printmaking studio. Learn the intaglio print technique, experiment with line and mark making. 4.30pm- 6.30pm and runs for four weeks. 10-14 year-olds. www.teoro.org.nz to register. Te Oro, 98 Line Rd. Zumba gold: the slowed down version of zumba which makes it suitable for older individuals or those new to zumba. Tuesday and Thursday, 1pm to 2pm. $5 per person. Tamaki Recreation Centre, 60 Elstree Ave. Bootcamp: weekly bootcamps from 6pm to 7pm. $5 per person, 15 years plus, arrive early. Mixture of bodyweight, powerbags, barbells, ropes and other tools of the trade to help you get fitter and healthier. Call 09 5216438 for more details. Tamaki Recreation Centre, Elstree Ave. Badminton: Tuesdays and Thursdays, $3 per person. Gear extra or bring your own. Mixed ability group, non marking shoes. Call 521 6438 for more details or just turn up. Tamaki Recreation Centre, Elstree Ave. Coping with cancer: free tips and tools talk for adults with cancer and their supporters. Held at Domain Lodge, 1 Boyle Cres every Thursday at 12.30pm-1.30pm. Call 0800 CANCER (226 237) for details. College Theatre, Kohimarama Rd. Political games: Join Geoffrey Craig from AUT as he examines the power struggles between politicians and journalists. Register at 521 9623. October 31, 7.30pm-8.30pm, Selwyn Community Education, 203 Kohimarama Rd. Probus club: meets on the fourth Monday of the month at the Kohimarama Presbyterian Church hall at 10am. Amateur radio: those with an interest in electronic and radio communication are invited to visit ‘‘ZL1AA’’ clubrooms on Saturday mornings, 400 St Johns Rd. We can help you attain a transmitting license. Phone 528 1177 for information. Floral art: Excellent tuition from talented tutors modern/traditional. Visitors welcome. Phone 021 164 9697. October 12 at 12pm-3pm. St Chads Church Community Centre, 38 St John’s Rd. Zumba: 4.40pm Mondays and 7.15pm Wednesdays. All welcome, no experience needed. $10 a class. Phone 021 393169. Tahapa Crescent Community Hall, 22 Tahapa Crescent. Pilates: to suit all levels. Mondays 9.30am and 10.35am. Call Sandra on 027 687 2071 for more information. Meadowbank Community Centre, St Johns Rd.