PLUNKET: Roslyn Over 1s Coffee Group, 177 Vogel Street, PN. 9.30 – 11.30am. Inquiries Helen 351 6509. PROBUS CLUB of Manawatu: New friends, interest groups, outings and visits, 10.30am, PN Bridge Club, corner Cook and Cuba St. Inquiries Goff or Ann on 356 2968. TAKARO LADIES Club: St Oswalds Hall, cnr Featherston & Kingswood St, 2pm for entertainment and afternoon tea. All welcome. Inquiries Laura 358 3371, Sue 354 6726. PN RSA: Club night for members, partners and visitors, Distinction Hotel, Campbell St entrance, 4 – 7pm. Ode recited at 6pm. TWILIGHT SOCIAL TENNIS: Awapuni Tennis Club, Newbury Park, Newbury St. Inquiries Bill 356 7767. SPEED SKATING: MSSC Learn to Skate weekly classes run by NZ representative skaters and coaches. Skates available or BYO, 5.30 – 6.30pm, Bell Hall Arena 5, Waldegrave St. Inquiries Vikki Gibbs 358 9387. INNER SMILE Tai Chi Club: 5.30-6.30 pm, Senior Citizens Club Rooms, Main St. No charge first session. Inquiries Terry 358 8253. DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS:. Join and journey across fantasy lands, slaying monsters and finding treasures. 6.30pm and 8pm starts@ The Badcave 86 Broadway Ave (upstairs). All-ages, no entry fees, stand-alone adventure each week. Inquiries email@example.com MEDITATION for a HAPPY LIFE: Drop-in classes with Gen Demo, 7 – 8.30pm, Amitabha Buddhist Centre, 174 Albert St. all welcome.Suggested donation $12 or affordable contribution. Inquiries meditateinpalmerstonnorth.org MANAWATUNES CHORUS: A capella, 4-part harmony singing, 7.15pm, NZ Red Cross Training Rooms, 245 Main St West. All men welcome. Inquiries Owen 354 1951 or Clive 323 4953. Facebook: Manawatunes Chorus. CARD EVENINGS: Whist Club meets fortnightly for social games, 7.30pm. Newmembers and learners welcome. Inquiries Virginia 356 9153 or Yvonne 357 4796. SPCA FUNDRAISER: Special guest Te Radar, Spiers Centre, 7.30pm. STAMP CLUB: Manawatu Philatelic Society presents Darryl Keegan on ‘‘WWI Patriotic Labels and Postcards’’, Val Kenward Room, Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St, 7.30 pm. Visitors welcome. Inquiries Neil 354 4449, or email firstname.lastname@example.org November 5, 9pm. PARENTINGWORKSHOP: Parenting in a Blended Family, 9.30am-4pm, Saturday TBC. $25 (lunch provided). Register@ Parentline 35 51655. MANAWATU A & P SHOW: Manfeild Events Centre, Feilding, November Saturday 7 & Sunday 8. Gates Open 9am – 4pm. Best Pet Competition Sunday, 10.30am, Pet-Owner-Look-Alike competition 11am. Mutton Dressed As Lamb & Pin-Up Land Girl competitions, pony rides, side-shows, animal nursery, bull riding, radio-controlled cars, minidigger driving. More at manawatushow.co.nz AWESOMEAWAPUNI Day: Alexander Park, Alexander St, 11am – 2pm, Saturday November 7. Stages, stalls, fun & games and Pancake Attack – the play performed by the Awapuni community. LITTLE CUBA CARNIVAL: Art, crafts, food, music, open mic stage, polka dots! Cuba St, Saturday November 7, 12noon – 6pm. Inquiries Cafe Cuba 356 5750. CHILDREN’S FISHING DAY: 1000 2-year-old trout released at Duddings Lake, SH3, north of Bulls by Wellington Fish & Game and Manawatu Freshwater Anglers, Sunday November 8, 8.30am – 2.30pm. Bookings essential@ Hunting & Fishing, John F Kennedy Dr. DAD’S DAY OUT: Family fun day. Kai, music, entertainment and heaps of family activities, 11am – 3pm, Monrad Park, Marriner St, Sunday November 8. See Te-Aroha-Noa-Community-Services on Facebook. GOOD BEDTIME ROUTINES: Triple P DG parenting session dealing with 3-10 year olds, Monday, November 9, 9.30-11.45am, Awapuni. Register@ Parentline 355 1655. K-MART WISHING TREE: Annual Wishing Tree campaign launch, K-Mart, Tuesday November 10, 9am with Salvation Army, Monk the Bard & guests. Inquiries Tracey 355 5663. RETIREMENT VILLAGE LIVING: Free Commission for Financial Capability seminar. Neutral, objective information about personal, legal and financial issues involved in retirement village living, Palmerston North Bridge Club, Wednesday November 11. Light refreshments 12.30pm, speakers 1pm. Register 0800 268 269 and on-line cffc.org.nz/retirement/retirementvillages/ MILITARY HISTORY Presentation: Rear Admiral David Ledson (Rtd) on the NationalWar Memorial, Thursday November 12, 12.05pm, Linton Camp Regional Support Lecture Room, (first building on right on entering Linton Camp), $2. SOLAR FLAIR: Cost effective solar energy in action – Ladakh, India & Castlecliff, Whanganui with Dr Nelson Lebo, Friday November 13, City Library, George St. Tea & coffee provided. All welcome. Inquiries John Edwards, EngineersWithout Borders, 356 9099, ext 83924. REEL EARTH Environmental Film Festival: Globe Theatre movie weekend Friday – Sunday November 13 – 15; pop-up outdoor cinema Friday 20 & 27 50 George St, City Library forums. Inquiries reelearth.org.nz HEARTS & HOMES: 10th biennial fundraiser for Arohanui Hospice, November 13 & 14. Tickets $65 from heartsandhomes.co.nz. Inquiries Felicity Hay 350 2312 or email@example.com ALL SAINTS GALA: In support of All Saints building development – bouncy castle, sausage sizzle, face painting, stalls, livemusic, Saturday November 14, 10am – 2pm, 338 Church St. COMMUNITY FUNDING Event: 12 public and private funders, Monday November 16, from 3.30pm. Free. Registrations 354 3809, manawatufunding.eventbrite.co.nz, .