What’s On / Nga¯ Nekenekehanga o te Wa¯
19: Neighbourhood Party, 5:30pm to 7pm. Glenshea Park, Putaruru. Free event. 20: Epilepsy Support Meeting, 10am to 12pm. Events that mimic seizures. Conference room at the Tokoroa Indoor Pools. 21:Christmas Shopping Night Market, 6-9pm. Putaruru Plaza. Hosted by the Putaruru Toy Library. Contact Judith 8835630 22: Tatou Tatou Annual Mixed Touch Tournament, managers meeting 9:30am, games at 10am. Putaruru rugby and soccer grounds. For inquiries contact Mark Hotham 021626609. 22:Tokoroa Day, 1pm to 5pm. Tokoroa Youth Park. Free entry. Contact Missy on 0224360469. Ofisa Toleafoa to play. 22: Talking Pole reveal, 10am. Sports and Events Centre. 22:Waikato River Trails Cycle and Walking event, Rotary Club fundraiser. Contact Susan 021 769515. 24: White Ribbon ride, 9am to 10:30am. Event at Tokoroa High School. 26: Neighbourhood Party, 5:30pm to 7pm. Barnett Street Reserve, Putaruru. Free event. 17-30: Breast Cancer Screening, Gate 3 of the Tokoroa Hospital. Free service for women 49-69 years. The service runs until December 12. To make an appointment ring your doctor or SWPICS on 886 0010. 3: Neighbourhood Party, 5:30pm to 7pm. Rotary Grove/AL Reserve, Putaruru. Free event. 3-6: Rotary Putaruru Annual Book Fair, next door to Putaruru Electrical. Contact Judith 8835630. 5: Carols in the Park, 6 to 8:30pm. Memorial Sports Grounds. Bring a picnic tea and seats to sit on. 6: Christmas Parade Tokoroa, 11am until prize giving around noon. Event leaves Kindergarten Place at 11am travelling along Bridge Street to Leith Place. Entertainment in town including face painting. 6: Tokoroa A and P Show, 9am to 4pm. Tokoroa Memorial Sports Grounds. Animal events, mower racing, home and industry and other entertainment. 12: Putaruru Christmas Parade, 6pm start on Overdale Street and proceed up Princes Street for return.
SPREADING THE WORD: Riders taking part in the national White Ribbon Ride will stay over in Tokoroa the night of November 23.