TENNIS: Social Doubles 9 – 11am followed by morning tea, Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club, Fitzherbert Ave next to PNGHS. Members free, casual fees $5. Contact Jenny 354 6271. MENZSHED: Manawatu, Mangaone Park, Racecourse Rd, Thursdays and Tuesdays 9am – 2pm. Community woodworking workshop mainly for older men. Work on your own or on a group community project. New members welcome. Contact David 357 4045. HEARING HELP: Independent support for the hearing impaired. Ear wax removal by micro-suction, Hearing Association Manawatu, 435 Church St, 9am – 3pm. Contact Helen 357 8708. PLUNKET: Ashhurst Coffee Group, 63 Cambridge St, Ashhurst. Under 1’s Coffee Group, Family Centre, 42 Albert St. PN. Multicultural Coffee Group, Roslyn Plunket Rooms, 177 Vogel St. All 9.30 – 11.30am. Contact Helen 351 6509. THE BUZZ: Holiday Programme for years 1 – 9, continues until Friday July 17. Fun, games, crafts, challenges, food provided. St Albans Presbyterian Church, 339 Albert St. Contact 326 7305, firstname.lastname@example.org, thebuzz.org.nz LITTLE GROOVERS: Music and Movement for pre-school children and their parents/caregivers, 9.30am – 12noon, yellow gate, St David’s, opposite Memorial Park, Main St. MOE approved. Koha/donations. Contact 358 1964. FINDINGWORK!: CAP (Christians Against Poverty) Job Club, helps equip and support jobless people back into paid work . Free, one on one coaching, CV writing, interview skills and a supportive community, 9.30am – 1pm, All Saints on The Square Community Centre, 338 Church St. Contact 0508 227 222. INNER SMILE: Tai Chi Club, Thursdays and Mondays 10 – 11am, Wednesdays 5.30 – 6.30 pm, Senior Citizens Club Rooms, Main St. No charge first session. Contact Terry 358 8253. JUSTICE: of the Peace, Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, PN, 10.30am – 12.30pm. NEWPARENTS: Coffee Group, Community Birth Services, Level 2, Westside Chambers, 151 The Square, PN, 11.30am – 1.30pm. Contact 354 6455. SEEK AND DESTROY: the Iroquois Years 1966 – 2015 illustrated military history presentation on 3 Squadron by author Paul Harrison, Linton Camp Regional Support Lecture Room, 12.05pm. All welcome. Entry $2. *ODD/CDD/ADHD: Parent support group, 12.30pm. Contact Selena, 354 4464. SENIOR CITIZENS: Assn, 309 Main St, play cards (500), 1pm Thursdays and Wednesdays ($1 entry, $10 annual subs). All welcome. MANAWATU PETANQUE: Club, 1pm for 1.30pm start, and Sundays at 1pm for 1.30pm start, 74 North St. Tuition given. Contact David 354 2632 or Keith 354 4880. FRIENDSHIP CENTRE: Milson Combined Church, 1.20 – 3.30pm, cards, scrabble, chatrooms. All seniors welcome, afternoon tea provided, transport available, $2 donation. Contact Judy or Theresa 355 1204. ARTHRITIS SUPPORT EXERCISE GROUP: Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St, 2pm. Gentle exercise based on Middle Eastern dancing, tai chi and qi gong. Experienced instructors. $2, includes afternoon tea. Contact Anne 356 2476. OVER 50’S DANCE: for fun and fitness – folk, tap, jazz and musical comedy. Thursdays and Mondays 2 – 3pm. Contact Joyce 358 7463 or Val 021 059 2157. UKES ON THE TERRACE: St Peter’s Community Hall, Ruahine St. Beginners 3.40 – 4pm, nonbeginners 4 – 4.45pm. All welcome, ukuleles available, gold coin koha. Contact Beverley 021 210 8074. TWILIGHT CROQUET: – Takaro Sports Club cnr Featherston St and Botanical Rd. Members free, visitors $2. Equipment provided, flat shoes please. Contact Allan 356 8850 or Carole 356 8673. NINJUTSU CLASSES: practical self protection suitable all ages, Thursdays and Tuesdays, Central Normal School. Kids 6 – 7pm, adults 7 – 9pm. Contact 354 0813 for a free lesson. TAEKWONDOMANAWATU: Thursdays and Mondays, 6 – 8pm, Unit 5, 15 Bounty Pl, Kelvin Grove. All ages and families welcome. Contact 021 565 973 or email@example.com TE REO MAORI: lessons for beginners and advanced, Highbury Whanau Centre 6 – 9pm. Contact Tahi 022 431 9354. ALTRUSA: Palmerston North. Meet new people, serve your community on literacy projects and challenge yourself, Central Normal School Hall, 7pm. Contact Alison 357 7030 or Bev 357 1822. AL-ANON: to support families or friends concerned about someone’s drinking. Meetings Thursdays & Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Plunket Rooms, Vogel St, PN. Contact 355 2694. MANAWATU SPINNERS AND WEAVERS GUILD: 7.15 – 9.30pm, Rangiora Community Hall, Rangiora Ave. Newcomers welcome. Contact Maureen 358 0377. MAC USERS: Group, Milson Community Hall, PN, 7.30pm. Quick tips, Mac related news, document and layout versatility. Tea break 8.40pm. Contact Roger 357 8875. AIKIDO ACADEMY: Palmerston North. 7.30 – 9pm, 10 Downing St, Thursday and Tuesday. Friendly, suitable for all ages. Contact Steve 356 9751, Pete 353 8227 or see www.aikido-academy.co.nz BRASS BAND: rehearsals Thursdays and Mondays 7.30 – 9.30pm, Palmerston North Brass 57 Totara Rd, Awapuni. Contact David Maas 021 455 327.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: St Mark’s Presbyterian church hall, 117 College St, PN, 8pm. Contact 022 038 0220 or 0800 aaworks.