1. WALK IN THE PARK
Join the Friends of the Park on Monday September 18 and enjoy the magnolias, camellias and rhododendrons that are in full bloom. Details on page 12.
2. OBSERVATORY VISIT
September is nebula month at the New Plymouth Observatory and you can learn all sorts of interesting stuff about the night sky. More on page 12.
3. RIDE THE RAILS
Ride the train from Waitara to Lepperton and back. This is a great way to show the kids how things used to be. Details on page 12.
4. MUSIC CITY
Every week it seems we have a musical event whether it’s a concert or the country and western clubs. Those clubs welcome visitors so if you feel like a song and dance, hop along.
5. LAWN BOWLS
Most clubs hold their opening days this month and welcome new members. This is a sport for all ages.