Brain Injury Association HB: Family support and education group. First Tuesday of month, 10am, Headway House. Learn coping strategies and support. Info: 878-6875, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Napier Gospel Choir: 7-9pm, Napier Baptist Church Hall, 36 Riverbend Rd, Marewa. No auditions, no religious affiliations. Great songs, great company. $10, includes supper. Info: Ross 021 810 223.
Hawke’s Bay Photographic Society: 7pm, last Tuesday of month. Napier Arts Club rooms, 122 Vigor Brown St. Info: hbphotographic.wordpress.com or email@example.com Hawke’s Bay After Suicide Support Group:Offering support to those affected by suicide. Sessions run throughout the year. Each series will run for six Tuesdays from 5.30-7pm. Info and registration: Warren (027 286 4071) or Sandra (027 684 3033). Heart to Heart Parent Infant Classes and Toddler Playgroup: Promoting peaceful and respectful parenting. Classes and playgroup run termly on Tuesdays at Farndon Park Hall, Clive. Info: 870-0008 or firstname.lastname@example.org Otatara Combined Friendship Club: For retired and semi-retired men and women. Meets second Tuesday of each month. Visitors welcome. Info: Noel, 845-9788. Taradale Women’s Institute: Meets second Tuesday of the month, 1.45pm, Mission View Retirement Village, 190 Avondale Rd, Greenmeadows. Info: Mary Young, 844-2699.
Exercise and Support Group: Henry Charles Hall, Henry Charles Tce, 10am. Exercise to music for one hour, followed by a cup of tea/ coffee. Cost $5. Raffle: 50 cents. Info: Sue, 844-6914.
Cribbage: Names in by 7.15pm. Play from 7.30-9.30pm. Taradale RSA, Gloucester St. Info: Jocelyn, 842-1298.
St Patrick’s Indoor Bowls Club: 7.30pm, Napier Indoor Bowls hall, Wakefield St, Onekawa. Free coaching. Info: Barry, 844-9423. Westshore Port Ahuriri Womens’ Institute: Meets first Tuesday of month, 1.30pm, Arthur Richards Retirement Home hall, Lancaster St, Tamatea. Info: Lorraine, 845-4475.
Napier Spirit Lions Club: Are you community-minded? Ladies of all age groups welcome. Meetings first and third Tuesday. Info: Glenys, 844-1235 or Kath, 843-9080.
Napier Weaving Club: 10am3pm. Also Wednesdays, 7pm. Club rooms, Latham St. Weaving, spinning, felting, knitting. Info: Glenis, 835-4104.
Drop-in Centre: 10am-noon, Mondays and Tuesdays. All Saints Anglican Church, Church Rd, Taradale.
Social Entertainers: 7pm, fourth Tuesday of month. Taradale RSA. Info: 845-2530 or email email@example.com
Meeanee Indoor Bowling: 7.15pm, Meeanee Hall. Info: Pauline (844-7450) or Bob (844-7949).
Napier Tech Memorial Band: 7-9pm, band rooms, Whitmore Park, Marewa. Experienced and beginner brass, woodwind, percussion and string players welcome. Info: Paul, 027 669 0667, or napiertechband.org Rock’n’Roll Club: Napier RSA. Every Tuesday, 7-9pm. Free tuition. Info: Glenda, 021 039 8423. Taradale Community Play Group: 9.15-11.30am, All Saints Church Hall, cnr Church and Puketapu Rds. Info: Vicki, 845-4499.
Hawke’s Bay Video Enthusiasts Club: Second Tuesday of month, 7.30pm, EIT, Room 111. Info: Mark, 877-6481.
Napier Pottery Club: 9.30amnoon. Pottery sales at the clubrooms, Whitmore Park, Nuffield Ave entrance. Info: 844-0655 or 835-9592. Greenmeadows Machine Knitting Club: Every second and fourth Tuesday, 9.30-11.30am (except December and January), Greenmeadows East Community Hall, Tait Dr. Info: Eileen, 835-8466.
Taradale School Indoor Bowls Club: 7.30pm. School hall, Church Rd. New members welcome. Info: Jocelyn, 844-7294.
Hawke’s Bay Embroidery Group: Group meetings, beginners welcome. Info: Alison, 844-4992. Napier Kiwanis Club: Meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Napier RSA for dinner at 6.30pm. Info: Clinton Green, 843-8661.
Japanese Made Easy: Free lessons for beginners and beyond, hosted by Hawke’s Bay Japan Society. 7-9pm, EIT, Room M102. Learn or practise your Japanese language skills. Japanese nationals can learn English. Info: Chieko, 844-1665.
Gold Card Lunch & Dance: Second Tuesday of the month, lunch from noon, music 12.30-2.30pm, Taradale Club, Wharerangi Rd, Greenmeadows. Members and affiliated members and guests welcome. Info: 844-3088.
Napier City Petanque Club: Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday, 1pm. Nelson Park off Jull Rd. Info: Pam, 835-9751.
Menzshed Napier: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9am-1pm, 125 Latham St. For semi-retired and retired men to gather and work on projects. Info: Mike (843-6977) or Brian (842-1179).
Live Poetry Open Mic: first Tuesday of every month, 6-7.30pm, CAN, 16 Byron St. Info: 021 027 98395.