TENNIS: Social Doubles 9 – 11am, Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club, Fitzherbert Ave next to PNGHS. Members free, casual $5. Inquiries Jenny 354 6271. HEARING HELP: Independent support for the hearing impaired. Ear wax removal by micro-suction, Hearing Association Manawatu, 435 Church St, 9am – 3pm. Inquiries Helen 357 8708. HOKOWHITU PROBUS CLUB: Guest speakers, trips, dinners, activities. 9.15am, Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St. Newmembers welcome. Inquiries Colin 354 6181. PLUNKET: Ashhurst Coffee Group, 63 Cambridge St, Ashhurst. Under 1’s Coffee Group, Family Centre, 42 Albert St. Multicultural Coffee Group, Roslyn Plunket Rooms, 177 Vogel St. All 9.30 – 11.30am. Inquiries Helen 351 6509. 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. Inquiries 358 1964. FINDINGWORK!: CAP (Christians Against Poverty) Job Club, helps equip and support jobless people back into paid work . Free, one-onone coaching, CV writing, interview skills and a supportive community, 9.30am – 1pm, All Saints on The Square Community Centre, 338 Church St. Inquiries 0508 227 222. ANYTHING GOES: Annual Manawatu Spinners & Weavers Guild exhibition, from 10am Monday – Saturdays until October 10, TaylorJensen Gallery, 33 George St. Inquiries Maureen Anderson 358 0377 or 027 324 9754. 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. Inquiries Terry 358 8253. HAVE A GO MORNINGS: Feilding & Districts Art Centre, Thursdays and Tuesdays from 10am – 12noon. Come and try your hand at something arty. Small cost. Inquiries 323 2323. JUSTICE of the PEACE: Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, 10.30am – 12.30pm. WHENWE WERE YOUNG: Regional Embroiderers’ Exhibition: Displays from Manawatu, Wanganui
& Taranaki Embroiderers’ Guild members, TeManawa Art Gallery, 245Main St, 10am- 5pm. Free. Inquiries Trish 357 1862. EZEE MEALS: Nutritional frozen dinners/roastmeals, StMatthew’s Anglican Church 109 College St, open 11am – 12noon and Tuesdays 4 – 5pm. Large meals $8, medium $5, desserts $3.50. Phone orders Friday or Wednesday for home delivery during shop hours 355 2254 (fee $2.50). NEWPARENTS Coffee Group: Community Birth Services, Level 2, Westside Chambers, 151 The Square, 11.30am – 1.30pm. Inquiries 354 6455. 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. Inquiries 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. Inquiries Judy or Theresa 355 1204. GAMES AFTERNOON: Board games, 500, 1.30pm, St Mark’s Hall, 117 College Street, Awapuni. Free. Afternoon tea supplied. Inquiries Reita 357 5869. PRIME TIMERS: Entertainment, talks and afternoon tea – a friendly group for senior citizens. Leanne Rowe presents fashions of yesteryear with 15 catwalk models, 1.30 – 3pm, Crossroads Church, cnr Church and Cook St. Gold coin koha. Afternoon tea included. Inquiries Blanche Lauridsen 357 2720 or 027 445 6313. ARTHRITIS SUPPORT: Exercise group, Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St, 2pm. Gentle exercise based on Middle Eastern dancing, tai chi and qi gong.
Experienced instructors. $3, includes afternoon tea. Inquiries Anne 356 2476. OVER 50’S DANCE: For fun and fitness – folk, tap, jazz and musical comedy. Thursdays and Mondays 2 – 3pm. Inquiries 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. Inquiries Beverley 021 210 8074.
TWILIGHT CROQUET: Takaro Sports Club cnr Featherston St and Botanical Rd. Members free, visitors $2. Equipment provided, flat shoes please. Inquiries 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. Inquiries 354 0813 for a free lesson. TAEKWONDO MANAWATU: Thursdays and Mondays, 6 – 8pm, Unit 5, 15 Bounty Pl, Kelvin Grove. All ages and families welcome. Inquiries 021 565 973 or firstname.lastname@example.org TE REO MAORI: Lessons for beginners and advanced, Highbury Whanau Centre 6 – 9pm. Inquiries Tahi 022 431 9354. AL-ANON: To support families or friends concerned about someone’s drinking. Meetings Thursdays & Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Plunket Rooms, Vogel St. Inquiries 355 2694.