Napier Courier - - NEWS -


Run Walk, Napier ev­ery Wed­nes­day, 6pm. Win­ter meet at Hawke's Bay Lawn Ten­nis Club, Hig­gins St, Marewa and sum­mer (day­light sav­ings) meet at Napier City Rovers Clu­b­rooms, Park Is­land. A friendly, non com­pet­i­tive club cater­ing for all. Op­por­tu­nity to so­cialise af­ter with a drink. For more in­for­ma­tion email gand­phul­ or info@run­

Hawke’s Bay Com­edy Open Mic Night first Wed­nes­day of ev­ery month, 8pm, Pais­ley Stage, 17 Car­lyle St, info on Facebook: me/hawkes­bay­com­edy. Pro­vid­ing bud­ding co­me­di­ans with a safe place to strut their stuff. Come and give standup com­edy a go or en­joy be­ing en­ter­tained.

Spir­i­tual De­vel­op­ment: Dis­cus­sion group, noon-1pm. Info: Jo, 021 261 1457. Parkin­son’s Hawke’s Bay Ex­er­cise Classes: 10.30-11.30am, St Mary's Parish Cen­tre, Osier Rd. Es­sen­tial ex­er­cise for

those liv­ing with Parkin­son's. Qual­i­fied in­struc­tor. Mem­bers: $2 per class. Non­mem­bers: $5 per class. Info: 844-9135. Friends of Napier Li­brary: All li­brary mem­bers wel­come to FONL meet­ings, third Wed­nes­day each month, 5.15pm, tem­po­rar­ily at Beat­tie & Forbes Books, Bridge St, Ahuriri. Info: Su­san 835-4363.

Napier Spin­ning Club: Sec­ond and fourth Wed­nes­day each month. Spin­ning and as­so­ci­ated wool craft wel­come. 9.30am -noon. Info: Beryl, 843-7682.

Cir­cle Danc­ing: St Fran­cis Church, Beach Rd, Hau­moana, first Wed­nes­day of month, 7.30-9pm. Gold coin en­try. Info: 835-2122.

HB Am­a­teur Wine­mak­ers and Brew­ers Club: In­for­ma­tion, free wine and beer tast­ings, third Wed­nes­day of month, Deaf Clu­b­rooms, Lee Rd, Taradale. Info: 876-0312 or visit Probus Club of Ahuriri: Fourth Wed­nes­day of the month. Fel­low­ship and friend­ship for re­tired pro­fes­sional and busi­ness­men. West­shore School Hall, 9.45am for morn­ing tea. Info: David (845-4888) or Arthur (843-2378). Friend­ship Club of Taradale: A men's club which meets the sec­ond Wed­nes­day each month, 9.30am at the Taradale Club, for friend­ship, fun and fel­low­ship. Info: Eric, 844-2712 Ta­matea Flo­ral Art Group: First Wed­nes­day of the month, 7.30pm, Ta­matea Com­mu­nity Church, York Ave. No ex­pe­ri­ence nec­es­sary, just en­thu­si­asm to meet new peo­ple and en­joy all things flo­ral. Info: Sue, 844-4122.

City of Napier Army Cadets: Pa­rade night ev­ery Wed­nes­day, ex­cept dur­ing school hol­i­days. Re­cruit­ing nights January, Fe­bru­ary and sec­ond and third terms. Head­quar­ters: Coote Rd, ex Army Drill Hall. Info: Lt Har­ley Ben­ton, 027 367 7007 or har­ley.ben­ton@cadet­ Bridge: Learn to play at the Napier Bridge Clu­b­rooms, Whit­more Park, Marewa. 7-9pm. Starts May 8. Info: Jane O'Brien, 833-6118 or napier­

Napier Weav­ing Club: From 7pm. Also Tues­days, 10am-3pm. Club rooms, Latham St. Weav­ing, spin­ning, felt­ing, knit­ting. Info: Gle­nis, 835-4104.

Plun­ket Sin­gle Par­ent Sup­port Group: 1-2.30pm, Plun­ket Hub build­ing, 62 Flan­ders Ave, Onekawa. Info: 870-5009.

Napier Toy Li­brary & Bouncy Cas­tle: Wed­nes­days, 9am-5pm (Satur­days, 9am12.30pm), West­shore School, Al­fred St. Info: napier­toyli­ or 021 026 06426.

Elder­berry Book Chat: first Wed­nes­day of ev­ery month, 10.30-11.30am, Napier Li­brary.

Taradale Ta­ble Ten­nis Club: Wed­nes­days, April-Septem­ber, 7.30pm. Bowls Omarunui Club Rooms, Lee Rd, Taradale. Five ta­bles. Info: Mark (845-2206) or Eric (844-2712). Hawke’s Bay Mod­ellers Club: first Wed­nes­day of the month. Be­gin­ners wel­come. Info: Alex Smith, 027 230 7725 or light­en­ Napier Host Lions: First and third Wed­nes­day of the month, 5.30pm, Napier RSA. Meet new friends and help your com­mu­nity. Mixed club. Info: Wendy, 836-5331.

Hawke’s Bay Am­a­teur Wine­mak­ers & Brew­ers Club: Third Wed­nes­day of the month, 7.30pm, 22 Lee Rd, Taradale. Learn how to make wine, beer and liqueurs. Info: Brian, 876-0313 or New­com­ers Lunch Group: New to Hawke's Bay? Meet oth­ers from var­i­ous na­tion­al­i­ties at our pop­u­lar lunches and events. Info: Shirley 873 7740 or Lynda 929-0033.

Bay View Bowl­ing Club: 1pm, One­hunga Rd, Bay View. Free coach­ing. Info: Garry or Lynne Raven­wood, 843-1054. Gam­blers Anony­mous: Is your gam­bling be­com­ing a prob­lem? 7pm, Green­mead­ows Com­mu­nity Hall, Tait Drive. Info: 021 432 572.

Hip Hop Dance Classes: Bright Fu­tures home-based care and learn­ing is of­fer­ing free hip hop dance classes for all chil­dren un­der 5 ev­ery Wed­nes­day from 10.30-11am. No need to reg­is­ter, just turn up at the church build­ing on cor­ner of Mor­ris Spence Ave and Wy­cliffe St, Onekawa.

Acapella Fel­las: Male bar­ber­shop group. Meets Wed­nes­days, 7-9pm, Bal­moral Re­tire­ment Vil­lage Hall, Bal­moral St. Info: Roy, 844-2544.

Hip Hop For Un­der-5s: Free lessons. 10:30-11am, Napier Fam­ily Cen­tre. Info: 843-7280.

Sands Hawke’s Bay: Preg­nancy, baby and in­fant loss sup­port. Meets first Wed­nes­day of the month, 7.30-9.30pm, Deco City Mo­tor Lodge, Con­fer­ence Room, 308 Kennedy Rd. Info: Kerry Deben­ham (markand­kerry.deben­ or Deb­o­rah Biggs ( Bowls Omarunui: Roll-ups Wed­nes­days and Satur­days, 1.30pm through the sum­mer sea­son (Septem­ber-April) and 1pm Wed­nes­days and Satur­days through win­ter. All wel­come. Info: Jeanette Drieberg (845-1365) or Bill Smoothy (845-1329). Taradale Lions Club: Din­ner meet­ing, sec­ond Wed­nes­day of the month, 6pm, Taradale RSA. Info: Carla, 845-1323 or taradale@li­on­

Shake Rat­tle & Roll: A mu­sic and dance group for adults with in­tel­lec­tual dis­abil­i­ties to so­cialise and have fun. Each Wed­nes­day, 10-11.15am. Napier Bap­tist Church, 36 River­bend Rd, Maraenui. $3, in­cludes morn­ing tea (care­givers free). Info: Gail, 027 495 5172.

Es­sen­tial Oils Work­shop: Ev­ery Wed­nes­day, 7pm. Free. Info: Lisa at Oily Vibes, 022 617 4705 or

Hawke’s Bay Aquar­ium So­ci­ety: Meets third Wed­nes­day of each month at the Na­tional Aquar­ium. Info: sec­re­ or


Meea­nee Wed­nes­day Bad­minton Club: 9-11.30am ev­ery Wed­nes­day. Meea­nee In­door Sports Cen­tre, Gavin Black St. New mem­bers wel­come.


Vol­un­teer­ing Hawke’s Bay: For all your vol­un­teer­ing re­quire­ments. Vol­un­teer now by join­ing www.vol­un­teer­ or call us on 06 873 3139, Level 5 215 Rail­way Road, Hast­ings.

Peo­ples Ad­vo­cacy So­ci­ety: Free ser­vice avail­able to any­one seek­ing ad­vice and as­sis­tance in deal­ing with WINZ, IRD and the gen­eral field of wel­fare. Tues­day to Fri­day, 9.30am-1.30pm. Info: 834-0206 or

BikeNZ In­tro to Road & Ev­ery­day Cycling: Free cy­cle skills train­ing for adults. Book­ings es­sen­tial. Info: Vicki But­ter­worth, BikeNZ, 845-9336 x 722 or email vicki.but­ter­

St. Andrew’s Op Shop: 110 Charles St, West­shore. Tues­day to Fri­day, 9.30am-3pm. Great se­lec­tion of clothes, linen, books, jig­saw puzzles, shoes and lots more. Info: 835-0116.

St Au­gus­tine’s Op Shop: Cnr River­bend Rd and Latham St. Tues­days and Thurs­days, 8.30am-12.30pm.

Two Fold Op Shop: St Columba Church, Taradale. Tues­day, Wed­nes­day, Thurs­day. 10am-4pm. Wheelchair ac­cess.

Napier & Hawke’s Bay SPCA Fetch Op Shop: 256 Emer­son St. Open Mon­day-Fri­day, 9am-4pm, Satur­day, 9am-1pm. As­sort­ment of items, in­clud­ing clothes, books, kitchen­ware and knick­knacks.

Knox Op Shop: Hardinge Rd, Ahuriri. Open Tues­day and Thurs­day, 9.30am-3.30pm. Cloth­ing, shoes, books, kitchen­ware, linen, etc.

Napier Red Cross Shop: 128 Dal­ton St. Open Mon­day-Fri­day, 9am-5pm, Satur­day, 10am-3pm.

Napier Red Cross Shop: 35 Cadbury Road, Onekawa, Mon­day-Fri­day, 10am-4pm, Preloved cloth­ing, shoes, linen, kitchen­ware, toys, etc.

Age Concern: 98 Taradale Rd, Mon­day-Fri­day, 8am-3pm. Fun, so­cial ac­tiv­i­ties for se­niors: lun­cheons, morn­ing teas, Sit’n Be Fit, tai chi, BYO craft, shop­ping trips and out­ings. Info: 842-1346.

Age Concern Fam­ily Shoppe: 98 Taradale Rd, Tues­day-Fri­day, 10am-3.30pm. Cloth­ing, bric-a-brac, etc. Do­na­tions kindly re­ceived. No elec­tri­cal, please.

Sal­va­tion Army Fam­ily Stores: 120 Car­lyle St, Mon­day-Fri­day, 9am-5pm, Satur­day, 9am-3pm; 96 Glouces­ter St, Green­mead­ows, Mon­day-Fri­day, 8.30am-4.30pm, Sat 9.30am-12.30pm; 273 Glouces­ter St, Taradale. Mon­day-Fri­day, 9am-4.30pm, Satur­day, 9am-3pm. To ar­range pickup: 835-7140, Mon­day-Fri­day, 9am-5pm.

Free Ad­vice: Con­fi­den­tial in­for­ma­tion/ ad­vice at Napier Cit­i­zens Ad­vice Bureau, Com­mu­nity Hub, 62 Raf­fles Street Napier, 9am-4pm. Info: 835-9664.

Plun­ket Prac­ti­cal Par­ent­ing Nest (for­mally Plun­ket Kar­i­tane Fam­ily Cen­tre): - Plun­ket Com­mu­nity Hub, 62 Flan­ders Ave. Wed­nes­day-Fri­day, 8.30am-4.30pm. Crawlers: Thurs­day, 10am-noon. New Par­ents: Fri­day, 9.30-11.30am. Info: 870-5009.

Plun­ket Kid­s2Kids op shop: lo­cated in Plun­ket Hub build­ing, 62 Flan­ders Ave, Onekawa. Good-qual­ity sec­ond­hand kids’ clothes (0-12yr). Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm. Info: 870-5010 or har­riet.wall@plun­

SPACE ses­sions: Mon­day, Wed­nes­day, Thurs­day. Dis­cus­sions on child de­vel­op­ment and rel­e­vant par­ent­ing topics, mu­sic and move­ment, play and so­cial­is­ing. Info: Nic, 876-8448 or Meea­nee Play­group: Preschool­ers to learn through play. $2 per fam­ily. Info: 844-4297. Play­cen­tre Ses­sions: Info: Pip, 878-5908, or play­cen­

Fara­day Cen­tre: Technology Mu­seum, open Mon, Wed, Fri, 9am-1pm; Sat, 9-11.30am. Info: 844-7468.

Legacy Fam­ily Tree: Tu­ition and help avail­able through meet­ings, phone and email. Info: Diane, 877-3141.”

Meea­nee Bad­minton Club: Se­niors: Mon­day: 7.30-9.30pm; Wed­nes­day: 9-11.30am; Thurs­day: 7.30-10pm; Ju­niors: Thurs­day: 5.30-7pm. Info: Vaughan or Kate, 870-7307.

Napier City Petanque Club: Tues­day, Thurs­day, Sun­day, 1pm. Nel­son Park (off Kennedy Rd). Be­gin­ners wel­come. Free prac­tice boules. Full fa­cil­i­ties avail­able. Info: Pam Fuller, 835-9751.

Se­niorNet Napier: Of­fer­ing the op­por­tu­nity for older adults (50+) to en­ter the world of com­put­ers in a re­laxed and en­joy­able way among a sim­i­lar age group. Friendly, small classes (five stu­dents) in weekly two-hour lessons cov­er­ing many as­pects of com­put­ing. For mem­ber­ship and course ap­pli­ca­tions: 844-2601.

Epilepsy Hawke’s Bay: Free con­fi­den­tial in­for­ma­tion, sup­port and ad­vo­cacy. Napier Com­mu­nity Hub, 62 Raf­fles St. Info: or 835-5537.

Napier Bridge Club: Mon­days, 1.30pm and 7.15pm; Tues­days, 7.15pm; Thurs­days, 7.30pm. Info: An­nette Ha­gan, 835-5179 or napier­

3-1-2: Ex­er­cise method for peo­ple with chronic heart con­di­tion. Acu-clinic, 33 Coven­try Ave, Ta­matea. Gold coin do­na­tion. Info: 844-4858 or 021 188 0579.

Taradale RSA: Holds a $14 lunch each pen­sion day. Lunch from noon. All wel­come. Info: 844-4808

Hawke’s Bay Em­broi­dery Groups: Info: Ali­son, 844-4992.

Brain In­jury As­so­ci­a­tion HB: Li­ai­son ser­vice, ad­vo­cacy, ed­u­ca­tion, sup­port and life­style pro­grammes for peo­ple with brain in­juries, their whanau and car­ers. Info: 878-6875, emergency con­tact 027 536 6345, email li­ai­son@brain­in­ or visit brain­in­

Gam­blers Anony­mous: Is your gam­bling be­com­ing a prob­lem? We are start­ing a Gam­blers Anony­mous group for Hawke’s Bay. All wel­come. Info: phone or text 021 432 572.

Epilepsy Hawke’s Bay: In­for­ma­tion and sup­port avail­able for those liv­ing with epilepsy, their fam­i­lies and com­mu­ni­ties. Info: Jenny, 835-5537 or 027 308 8971. Hawke’s Bay Fam­i­lies of Deaf Chil­dren: Run by fam­i­lies of deaf chil­dren, this group pro­vides op­por­tu­ni­ties for deaf and hard-of-hear­ing chil­dren and their fam­i­lies. Info:, 027 242 3323 or Facebook.

Big Broth­ers Big Sis­ter of Hawke’s Bay: Needs male or fe­male men­tors aged be­tween 18-80, to spend one hour a week with a child who needs a friend. Info: Pa­tri­cia Small, 022 581 2965, pa­tri­ or big­broth­ers­big­sis­

Get Smart Fast: Year 2-Year 11 tu­tor­ing in maths, English and sci­ence. Home school sup­port. Liv­ing Wa­ters Church. Book­ings es­sen­tial. Info: Sharon, text 022 165 9702 or ring 835-5328.


Napier Girls’ High School Old Girls As­so­ci­a­tion: Meets third Thurs­day of each month. All ex-Napier Girls’ High School stu­dents wel­come. Info: 844-5900.

Napier Al-Anon Fam­ily Group: To help fam­i­lies of al­co­holics. 7.30pm. Trin­ity Methodist Church, Clive Square East. Info: 845-4720.

Taradale Ro­tary Club: 5.30-7.30pm in the Ro­tary Lounge, Taradale Town Hall, for meet­ing and meal. Info: www.taradalero­

Scrabble: Ev­ery Thurs­day, 1.30-3.30pm. Info: 845-1685.

Hawke’s Bay Par­ents Cen­tre Child­birth Ed­u­ca­tion cour­ses: Have­lock North and Napier. Learn about the prac­ti­cal el­e­ments of preg­nancy, child­birth, breast­feed­ing and car­ing for your new­born. Info: 835-3743 or hawkes­bayan­te­na­ Visit par­ents­cen­

Bay Autism Sup­port Group: Info: 843-5737 or jo.b@sling­ Crawlers Group: 10am, Plun­ket Com­mu­nity Hub, 62 Flan­ders Ave. Info: 870-5009. Post-Na­tal De­pres­sion Group: 1-2.30pm, as re­quired. Plun­ket Com­mu­nity Hub, 62 Flan­ders Ave. Info: 870-5009.

Scouts: Green­dale/Ta­matea Scout Group, boys and girls aged 5.5-18.5. Info: Gavin Men­zies, 845-1621, or

Zonta Club of Hawke’s Bay: Meets fourth Thurs­day of month, 5.30pm, at Golflands, Man­gateretere.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.