FAMILY AND COMMUNITY EVENTS
Thinking of standing for Council? Information session will be held at the South Waikato Sport and Events Centre on Wednesday July 13 from 7pm to 9pm. Taoist Tai Chi Tai Chi beginner class starting Tuesday July 26 at 1.30pm and Wednesday July 27 at 6.30pm. Contact Ro 886 8508, 027 5577783. Whanau orienteering series Putaruru on Sunday, July 17 from 10am to 12pm at Glensea Park. Tokoroa, July 24, 10am to 12pm at Memorial Park (outside the event centre). Contact Olivia or Lisa on 07 886 9002, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Tirau Rural Women. Meet monthly on first Wednesday or every month at 1pm. For more information contact Eileen Barker 0274163165 or 8831839. New members most welcome. Scottish Country Dancing Club Nights, every Thursday at Amisfield School Hall, Moffat Rd, 6.30 to 10pm. Ages 6 plus welcome. Social dancing. No charge for first 2 nights – see if its for you! Some shoes available for hire.
This social painting group meets every Wednesday from 10am to 3pm at the Timber Museum. Provide your own painting kit plus a gold coin donation. Just turn up or contact Frances on 883-1543. SW Fiber Twiddlers St. Marks Comm. Hall, Bridge str, Tokoroa. Spin, knit, crochet and weave. Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 7-9 pm. Gold coin donation. Esther 07 886 4252. Tokoroa Senior Citizens 50+ Monday bowls, Tuesday Hot Meal for lunch and Rummikub, Wednesday knitting, sewing, canasta and socialising, Friday exercise, hot meal for lunch and housie. Contact Lynne 886 0813. Putaruru JP service desk A Justice of the Peace will be available Fridays 10am-12pm at the Putaruru Library and 10am-12pm Wednesdays at Arts & Craft Shop, 35 Princes St, Putaruru. Tokoroa Women’s Institute Tokoroa Bowling club. Every second Thursday of each month at 10.30am. New members welcome. Please bring a plate to share for lunch. Contact for further information. Isobel 07-886-2380 Putaruru Patchwork and Quilting Club Meetings held fortnightly on Mondays at 7pm (Jill Sjaarda 07 8838622 ) and the second Thursday of each month 10am (Ann Jenkins 07 8835705). All meetings are held at the Rangiura Rest Home Hall. Tokoroa Rock’n’roll Club Learn rock’n’roll dancing every Monday, 7.30 – 10pm, 1st Tokoroa Scout Hall, Kauri St. Lessons $5 per night, first night free. Call or text Hayden for more details on 022 104 6079. Tirau Playcentre Every Tuesday and Wednesday of the school term. 9.30am- 12 noon. Free early childhood education for all 0-6 yr olds and their parents.9 Goodwin St, Tirau. Contact Melissa 0210719181. Town & Country Women’s Dinner Club Meet at the District Services Memorial Club Buckland St, Putaruru, on 2nd Thursday each month from 6pm mix and mingle, dinner at 6.30pm followed by a Guest Speaker. Contact Rosemary Send details for What’s On to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Friday. Details should be no more than 40 words and should include, in order, the event name: venue address, date, time, and ticketing information.
Ward 8838320 or Lyn Janssen 8834744. Tokoroa Bridge Clubblue Room, Tokoroa Club Tuesdays 7-10pm. Contact Willy on 0211250565 or 8864452 wk Putaruru fifty plus group Meet every Tues at 1pm. Activities include: 500 Cards – indoor bowls – Rumikub. We also have bus trips and dinners that are subsidised by the club. For more information contact Leo (07) 883 8518. South Waikato Seniornet Inc Teaches technology skills to 50 plus. The next term starts on Monday July 25at Duke Street Putaruru. Get in early and enrol now so you don’t miss out. Contact Maureen on 8833151 or A/H 8837289 Leisure Marching Kaimai Guards are looking for ladies to join their team. Come have a go, great fun, friendship, frivolity, travel & exercise for body & brain. Contact Val 027 255 2998
Have you ever given Tai Chi a go? There’s beginner classes coming up soon in Tokoroa. So give Ro a call on 886 8508, 027 5577783.