Te Puke Amateur Radio Club: Saturdays,1.30pm at the clubrooms, Te Puke Holiday Park, SH2. Ph 533 1029. Papamoa Beach Women's Institute: Meet on third Tuesday of each month at 11am at Papamoa Sports and Social Centre, Parton Road.
Papamoa Senior Bowls: Fridays. Names in by 12.15pm. Ph Peg 572 4268.
Te Puke Lyceum Club: Meet every Tuesday, also have readers, and garden groups. Singing every Friday, 8 Palmer Court. Ph Jenny 573 7487. Te Puke Young Farmers Club: Regular fun and social activities. Check the ‘Te Puke Young Farmers'
500 Cards: Every Monday, 7.15pm at Bridge Club, Queen St, Te Puke. Ph Brian 573 8465.
Te Puke Garden Club: Meets at Bridge Club, Queen St, Te Puke third Thursday of month at 1.15pm. New members welcome. Ph 573 5051
Mah Jong: Every Thursday and Sunday 12.45pm – 4pm new and existing players welcome. Lyceum Rooms, 8 Palmer Pl. Convener Gig Green, ph 573 5355.
Te Puke Genealogy Group: Council Committee Room, via the Te Puke Library, second Saturday 10am – noon, for new members, and the fourth Thursday 10am - 3pm for research and guest speaker. Ph Graham 533-1571.
Cuppa and Chat morning: First Tuesday of month, 10am – 11.30am. Methodist Church Hall cnr Oroua and Jellicoe Sts. Ph Ruth 533 2082.
Kiwi Toasters: Every first, third and fifth Wednesday from 5.30pm – 7pm at 3 Palm Springs Boulevard, Papamoa in the Beachaven Family Services room next to the Pharmacy. Enquiries to Chrissy 543 9493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Creative Te Puke Forum: Meet first Tuesday of month. Phone Wendy 573 7680
Te Puke Repertory Society: Litt Park Theatre, Park Lane, Te Puke. Ph Di Leach 573 8346.
Te Puke Spiritual and Healing Centre: Fourth Wednesday every month, Lyceum Club, 8 Palmer Court, Te Puke. Ph Kerry 552 6768.
Te Puke Meditation and Development Group: Constables Gallery, second Wednesday of the month, door open 7pm for 7.15pm start. $5 per person. Ph Kerry 552 6768.
Sunset WI: First Wednesday of month, 7.30pm, Papamoa Sports Club. Speakers, workshops, social events. Ph 021 996 517 or e mail email@example.com.
Te Puke RSA Women's Section: Third Monday of month, 1.30pm, RSA Clubrooms. Ph 573 3396. Te Puke Scouts: Wednesday 6.30pm – 8.30pm; Cubs: Tuesday 6–7.30pm, Keas, Tuesdays 4-5pm. Te Puke Scout Den, Stock Rd, Te Puke. Ph Alison 573 7921.
Te Puke Emergency Services Fishing Club: First Tuesday of month 5.30pm, Te Puke Fire Station. All welcome (you don't have to be emergency personnel). Ph Richard 027 443 8764/ 573 6846 or Quentin 573 7748.
Papamoa 50s Plus: Support group – meetings and trips, friendship and support. Trips every second Thursday. Meetings every fourth week - Thursday 10am. Ph Papamoa Support Centre, 574 7170. Te Puke Art Society: Thursday, 9.30am – 12.30pm, Constables Gallery, Commerce Lane. Open to view the art, or come and paint. Rural Women NZ: Third Thursday of month, 6pm. Ph Heather 573 8558.
Te Puke Widows Group: Third Wednesday of month, meet for a meal. Ph Joy 573 4332. International Women's Group: Last Friday of month, shared pot luck lunch, for migrant women and New Zealanders new to the area. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maketu Rotary Club: Wednesday, 6pm, Te Puke Golf Club Ph Susan 533 2600
Te Puke Kiwicoast Lions: Second and fourth Tuesday, 6pm, Settlers Lounge. Ph 533 4345 Rotoehu, Te Puke RWNZ: Third Thursday of month, Paengaroa Bible Chapel. Ph Maureen 573 5190 or Margaret 533 3681.
Papamoa Beach WI: Third Tuesday of month, 11am, Papamoa Sports Centre. Ph Shirley 542-0756.
Te Puke Forest & Bird: Ph 542 1934 or 573 9566. Te Puke Friendship Club: Meets 2nd Wednesday of every month at Citizens RSA Club Te Puke. Come with a friend, suitable for retired, semi- retired who enjoy company.
Te Puke Rotary: Monday, 5.30pm for 6pm meal. Ph Jack 574 8177
Te Puke-Paengaroa WI: Second Thursday of month, 1.15pm. Methodist Church Lounge, Te Puke. Ph Val 573 7804
Kauri Centre: A day activity programme for seniors. Wednesday and Thursday 9am – 3pm. Ph Carol Clendon 574-7170.
Papamoa Scouts: For 6 to 14 year olds, Mondays, Papamoa Surf Club. Keas & Cubs: 5pm – 6.30pm. Scouts 6.30pm – 8.30pm. Ph James 542-0318.
Essential Tremor Support Group: Meets monthly, various venues, for coffee/tea, friendship, sharing, information and laughter. Phone Ann 07 5424005
Free English lessons: Every Friday at Plunket Rooms 10.30am to 11.30am. And more information about driving lessons. Contact Rupal Phone 021 032 5962 or email@example.com
Alcoholics Anonymous: Reflections at Te Puke Baptist Church. Corner Malyon St and Station Rd, Wednesdays 7.30pm – 8.30pm. Ph 0800 229 6757 (0800AAWORKS).
Maketu Health and Social Services: Provides the following services and supports – Diabetes, Tamariki Ora, Youth Drug and Alcohol, AntiBullying, Kaumatua, Domestic Violence, Mental Health and Mirimiri, 3 Little Waihi Road, Maketu. Ph 07 533 2551.
JP Service Centres: Wednesday 10am – noon, Papamoa Library; Thursday 10am – noon, Te Puke Anglican Church.
Te Puke Clinic 2 Sexual Health Clinic: Walk in clinic every Wednesday 9am-noon to 3pm. At Te Puke Community Health Centre, Commerce Lane behind Z Petrol Station. Ph 573 0009. Free and confidential service for sexual health checks, contraception, condoms, STI screening. EmpowermentNZ Charitable Trust: Counsellors by appointment Tuesday-Thursday, 32 Jocelyn Street. Ph 07 975 0157. Te Puke Foodbank, Social work services on Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am-1pm and Budgeting services Mon, Wed and Fri 9.30-3pm.
DANCE & MUSIC
Te Puke Country Music Club: Third Sunday of Month, 1pm, Te Puke Citizen’s RSA. Jellicoe Street. Ph Colleen 573 9360
Sequence Dancing in Te Puke: Every Monday evening at Citizens RSA, Te Puke from 6.30pm – 8.30pm, Free, everyone welcome, partners required. Ph Ally 573 7632 or 027 654 1569 Square Dancing: Mondays, Te Puke Citizens Club. 10am – 12 noon. Ph Jim 573 6960.
Papamoa Country Music Club: Meets 4th Sunday month 1pm-4.30pm, Papamoa Sports & Recreation Centre. Members a plate please. Visitors and non PCMC members $4 (includes afternoon tea). Ph Sharon 572 1983.
Te Puke Organ and Keyboard Club: First Wednesday of month at 1.30pm. Ph Russell 573 8070.
Te Puke & District Highland Pipe Band: Tuesday, 6.15pm, Baptist Church, learners earlier. Ph Sue 573 8890 or 027 447 6673 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ladies Te Puke Singing Group: Singers wanted. Meet Friday mornings 10am Phone 573 4943.
FLORAL & GARDEN
BOP Orchid Society: Second Sunday of month, 1.30pm, Masonic Lodge,
Oxford St, Te Puke. Ph Wilma
Te Puke Floral Art Group: Fourth Monday of month, 11am, Methodist Church lounge. Ph Elaine 574 2183.
Te Puke Garden Club: Third Thursday of month, 1.15pm, Bridge Club, Queen Street, Te Puke. Ph 573 5051.
Asthma Centre Clinic: Second Tuesday of month, Te Puke Community Health Centre. Ph Asthma Centre, 577-6738. Cancer Society Support Group: Open to anyone living with, or caring for, someone with cancer. Meet 10am on the third Tuesday of each month. Te Puke Library boardroom. Ph 07 571 2035.
Te Puke Health Sexual Clinic: Open every Wednesday 9am-3pm. Come and see our nurses for your free contraception, pregnancy testing, cervical smears and sexual health check. Our FREE and CONFIDENTIAL drop in clinic located at Community Health Clinic, Commerce lane Phone 573 0009.
SPORT & LEISURE
Taichi Internal Arts NZ Inc: 16 Oxford St (old RSA building) Mondays Beginners Class 9.30am-11am, Tai Chi Class 11am-12.30. Wednesday evening beginners 6pm-7.30pm, Friday Tai Chi Class 9.30am11.30am. Ph David 027 222 6749.
Te Puke Tennis Club: Club night Tuesday 5.30pm. (All levels of play). Thursday night Business House. Contact Lindy 027 273 3752
Taoist Tai Chi: Te Puke. Mondays 9.30 – 11am, Tuesdays 6 – 7.30pm. Memorial Hall, Settlers Lounge, Jellicoe St, Te Puke. Contact Steve Cribb 573 5825.
Citizen’s RSA Indoor Bowls: Wednesday 7pm. Monday 1pm. Phone Alma 573 8773.
Te Puke Lawn Bowling Club: On Com- merce Lane. Friday-friendly rollup 12.30pm. New players welcome, bowls available. Mufti, flat soled shoes. Ph Paul 573 8991.
Friday Senior Bowls: Papamoa. Names in by 12.15pm. Ph Peg 572 4268. $5. Te Puke Harriers: Meet every Saturday), 2pm at Centennial Park, Atuaroa Ave. Ph Selwyn 573 4432.
Te Puke Smallbore Rifle Club: Monday, 7pm, Smallbore rifle range, cnr main Highway and Atuaroa Ave. Ph 573-4566.
Citizens RSA Indoor Bowls: Wednesday
7.30pm, Monday 1pm.
Otamarakau Taekwondo: At Otamarakau Hall, Mondays and Wednesdays. Ph Tama 07 308 6642.
Bujinkan Ninjutsu: A unique self-defence based martial art. Classes at Te Puke Girl Guide Hall, Wednesdays 7pm - 9pm. Ph or text Mike 027 765 4015. Te Puke Junior Cricket Club: For Primary and Intermediate children. Have A Go Cricket and Saturday games. Ph Shane Dowling 573-4344 or Lyn Govenlock 573-7642.
Paengaroa Indoor Bowls: Monday 7.30pm Paengaroa Community Hall. Te Puke Swimming Club: Ages 3 and up. Ph Leanne 027 406 2626.
Te Puke Athletics: For ages 2 to 14, Wednesday 5.30 – 7pm, Litt Park. Ph Ethney 027 849 3225.
YMCA Fitness Class: Wednesdays 9.15am – 10.15am, Senior Citizens Club, Jocelyn St, Te Puke. Any level of fitness, first class free. Ph Lynda 027 2955 901 or YMCA office 578 9272. Te Puke Fun & Fit: Low-impact exercise, Monday and Thursday, 9.15am, Baptist Church Hall, Station Road, Te Puke. Ph Christine 572 5055.
Te Puke Gymsport: Gymnastics for all, Parkour and Competitive classes, Preschool up to Teenage/ adult. Ph 573 4572 or email email@example.com or go to www.tepukegymsport.co.nz
Ladies Te Puke Singing Group: Singers wanted. Meet Friday mornings 10am Phone 573 4943Women on Wheels Cycle Group: Monday 9am. Ph Maggie 533 3982 or Susan 533 3036.
50s Forward: Low-impact aerobics, Monday and Friday, 9am – 10am, Papamoa Sports and Recreation Centre. Ph Rita 542 1678.
Papamoa Mah Jong Club: Monday 12.30pm, Papamoa Sports Club. Ph Jacqui Looker 542 1766 or email jacquiLooker@kinect.co.nz.
Yoga: Thursday, 9am – 10.30am, Papamoa Library. Ph Margaret 571-6331.
Karate classes: All ages Tuesday and Thursday, Papamoa. Ph Joseph 0800 780 6180.
Tauranga MTB Club: Wednesday night mountain biking for women at Redwoods Rotorua. Beginners onward. Ph Chrissi or Marty 533 1182; Thursday night ride at Redwoods Rotorua. Ph Marty 533 1182.
Paengaroa Indoor Bowls: Monday 7.15pm, Paengaroa Hall. Ph Alan 533 1504.
Pukehina Indoor Bowls: Wednesday 7.15pm, Pukehina Beach Community Hall. Ph 533 3413.
Black Dragon Ju Jitsu: Tuesday 6.30 – 8pm, Fairhaven School. Ph 021 234 9921 or 027 303 1915.
Te Puke Smallbore Rifle Club holds club nights on Mondays from 7pm at their rifle range on the corner of the main highway and Atuaroa Ave.