FAMILY & COMMUNITY
Hydrotherapy Classes: Kenepuru Hospital, 16 Ambulance Drive, Kenepuru, every Tuesday, noon till 1pm, see www.arthritis.org.nz Indoor Bowling for Blind and Partial Sighted: North Wellington Bowling Hall, Gloaming Hill Road, Titahi Bay, every Friday morning 10am to noon. Inner Wheel Club of Tawa: Tawa RSA, Oxford St, Wellington, meets thirdWednesday of the month, contact firstname.lastname@example.org Linkline Social Club Inc for active mature people. Club dinners: 6pm, last Saturday of each month at various cafes plus many more activities. Phone: Jossie 577 1876. Mind Body Spirit Fair: New Zealand Kennel Club Events Centre, 11 Prosser St, Porirua, stalls offering a variety of goods, books, crystals and private spiritual readings, Sept 23, 10am till 4pm. Pasifika PowerUP Plus: Porirua Power Station, Porirua College, 64 Drivers Crescent, Cannons Creek, children can improve in their learning, ie literacy and numeracy for primary students and preparation for NCEA for your college students. Ameal provided, every Tuesday, from 5.30pm. Paekakariki Market: St Peters Hall, cnr Beach Rd and Ames St, Paekakariki, all sorts from clothes, and jewellery to shrubs, preserves and veges, held first Saturday of the month. Paraparaumu Beach Saturday Market: Maclean Park, Marine Pde, a happy, busy atmosphere, diverse range of fresh produce and products available at good rates, Saturdays, 7am till 12.30pm. Pete’s Place: St Peter’s Church, Collins Ave, Linden, come and join us for a cup of coffee and a chat, play a game of cards or do a jigsaw with others or simply sit and relax, every Thursday, 10am till 2pm, St Peter’s church by the Linden shops, all welcome no cost, contact 232 8448. Porirua Library: Parumoana St, Story World for Preschoolers, every Wednesday and Friday during term time, 10.45am. Porirua ‘P’ Pull: Wesley Community Action, Waitangirua Mall, walk in days for people worried about the impact methamphetamine has on them, a friend or a family member, Mondays, 10am till 2pm, phone 235 5750. Porirua Rotary Club: Porirua Club, Lodge Pl, meeting every Wednesday at 5.45pm. Porirua RSA: McKillop St, Tai Chi for all ages and abilities, every Monday, 11am till noon. Seniors Social Club, first pension Tuesday of the month, 11am till 1pm, for information 237 7695. Indoor Bowls, every Tuesday, 1pm till 3pm. Porirua Park Run: Bothamley Park, Champion St, it is a five kilometre run or walk and it is you against the clock every Saturday, 8am. Porirua Saturday Market: Waitangirua Mall car park, fresh fruit, food, entertainment, 4am till noon. Rotary Porirua Diwali Festival: Mungavin Hall, 27a Mungavin Avenue, Porirua East, join the community in celebrating the cultural festival of food, colour, lights, dance and music. If anyone is keen to hold a stand for cultural clothing, greeting cards, traditional snacks from your culture, get in touch with Porirua Rotary, October 14, 11am till 4pm. Sunday Market: Pataka, Parumoana St, third Sunday of each month, 10am till 3pm, for inquiries email email@example.com Te Rito Organics Open Day: Bluff Rd, off Kenepuru Dr, every Sunday noon to 3pm. advice on organic growing, plants for sale, hand-made boards and spatulas, garden tours, compost and recycling workshops, every Sunday noon to 3pm, phone SteveWilson 022 034 1171. Waste Free Parenting Workshop: PatakaMuseum, Cnr Parumoana and Norrie St, Porirua, September 29, 6pm till 8pm, see eventfinda for tickets.
SPORT & OUTDOORS
Tawa Squash Club: Main Road, Tawa, Mondays Senior Night, free, 7pm till 9pm, Thursdays, Mums n Bubs Squash, 9.30 till 11am, Fridays, Junior Club Night, 5pm till 7pm and Small Nix, 5 to 8-year-olds, 5pm till 5.50pm.