THE BUZZ Holiday Programme: For years 1 – 9, until October 9. Fun, games, crafts and food provided, St Albans Presbyterian Church, 339 Albert St. Inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org, 326 7305, or thebuzz.org.nz MATHS IS FUN: Free, family orientated interactive maths programme for children aged 5 to 13. Feilding Public Library, until October 9. Inquiries Feilding Library or 323 5373 to register. 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. 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. RED CROSS BOOK SHOP: REaD Books 245 Main St. Open Thursday, Saturday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 10am. Books, puzzles and games, music. Jigsaws $1 each while stocks last. In support of Red Cross humanitarian programmes. Inquiries 356 8152. 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. WHENWE WERE YOUNG: Regional Embroiderers’ Exhibition: Displays from Manawatu, Wanganui & Taranaki Embroiderers’ Guild members, TeManawa Art Gallery, [UNTIL OCT 11] 245Main St, 10am5pm. Free. Inquiries Trish 357 1862. JUSTICE of the PEACE: Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, 10.30am – 12.30pm. BREATHE EASY Support Group: For those with respiratory conditions, meeting next Thursday, Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St, 10.30am – 12.30pm. Inquiries Owen 358 7491. 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. GALLIPOLI: Aspects of the Campaign. Military history presentation by Dr Chris Pugsley, Linton Camp Regional Support Lecture Room (first building on right on entering Linton Camp), 12.05pm. Entry $2. All welcome. 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. 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. 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: Self protection for all ages, Thursdays and Tuesdays, Central Normal School. Kids 6 – 7pm, adults 7 – 9pm. Inquiries 354 0813 for free lesson. TAEKWONDOMANAWATU: Thursdays and Mondays, 6-8pm, Unit 5, 15 Bounty Pl, Kelvin Grove. All ages and families welcome. Inquiries 021 565 973 or
email@example.com TE REO MAORI: Lessons for beginners and advanced, Highbury Whanau Centre 6 – 9pm. Inquiries Tahi 022 431 9354. FOOD, GLORIOUS FOOD: Altrusa Palmerston North marksWorld Food Day, Central Normal School Hall, 7pm. Inquiries Alison 357 7030 or Bev 357 1822.