TENNIS: Social Doubles 9 – 11am, Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club, Fitzherbert Ave next to PNGHS. Members free, casual $5. Enquiries Jenny 354 6271. PARK ROAD PLAYCENTRE: Huia St Extension (PNGHS) Thursday, Friday, Monday, Tuesday 0-6yrs, Wednesday 31⁄ 2- 6yrs, 9am – 12noon. Winz subsidies available. 3 free sessions. Enquiries 357 0791, firstname.lastname@example.org – Information Officer. HEARING HELP: Independent support for the hearing impaired. Ear wax removal by micro-suction, Hearing Association Manawatu, 435 Church St, 9am – 3pm. Enquiries Helen 357 8708. PLUNKET: Hokowhitu Baby Sign Playgroup, 27 Franklin Ave, 9.30 – 11am. Roslyn Under 1’s Coffee Group, Roslyn Plunket Rooms, 177 Vogel St, 9.30 – 11am. Ashhurst Coffee Group, 63 Cambridge St, 9.30 – 11.30am. Under 1’s Coffee Group, 9.30 – 11.30am and Connected Coffee Group, 10am -12midday, Family Centre, 42 Albert Street. Enquiries Leandra 021 808 340. LITTLE GROOVERS: Music and movement for pre-school children, parents & caregivers, 9.30am – 12noon, yellow gate, St David’s, opposite Memorial Park, Main St. MOE approved. Koha/donations. Enquiries Pam 358 1964. MANAWATU TOY LIBRARY: Borrow new toys, Thursday, Saturday & Monday 9.30am – 12.30pm, 51 Amberley Ave. New members welcome. Info-line: 027 364 6911, manawatutoylibrary.nz GUNNERS’ DAY: 300 years since the formation of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. 16th Field Regiment artillery display 10am – 1pm; blank firing 12midday, competitive gun run 12.15pm, The Square. AGLOW: Speaker Pip McCracken, 10am, Bridge Club Rooms, Cook and Cuba St. Enquiries Jennifer 027 319 8434 MAINLY MUSIC: Christian Community Church, 54 Pascal S, 10am. Musical fun for pre-schoolers followed by morning tea & play. $3 per family, first visit free. Enquiries 357 8925. RED CROSS BOOK SHOP: READ Books 245 Main St, Thursday, Saturday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 10am. Books, puzzles and games, music, jigsaws. Supporting Red Cross humanitarian programmes. Enquiries 356 8152. JUSTICE of the PEACE CLINIC: Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, 10.30am – 12.30pm. ART & CRAFT: Small, friendly leisure group monthly get together 2nd Thurs, Quaker Hall, College St, 10.45am. Enquiries Pauline 358 9319. EZEE MEALS: Frozen meals, St Matthew’s Anglican Church 109 College St, open 11am – 12noon and Tuesdays 4 – 5pm. Large meals $8.50, medium $6. Home delivery Friday and Wednesday (fee $2.50). Order during shop hours 355 2254. MANAWATU PETANQUE Club: 1.15pm for 1.30 start Thursdays and Sundays, 74 North St, PN. Tuition given. Enquiries David 354 2632. FRIENDSHIP CENTRE for Seniors: Cards, scrabble, chat-room. Afternoon tea provided, transport available, Milson Combined Church, Milson Line, 1.30 – 3.30pm $2 donation. Enquiries Judy or Theresa 355 1204. CITY LIBRARY 20th: Two decades of City Library celebration talk, 2pm. ARTHRITIS SUPPORT Exercise Group: Gentle exercise based on Middle Eastern dancing, squeezee ball exercises, tai chi and qi gong. Experienced instructors. $3, includes afternoon tea, Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St, 2pm. Enquiries Anne 356 2476. OVER 50’S DANCE: For fun, fitness and friendship – folk, tap, jazz and musical comedy. Thursdays and Mondays 2 – 3pm. Enquiries Joyce 358 7463 or Val 021 059 2157. LGBT?: Find group’s intimidating? Drop into MaLGRA’s clubrooms every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursdays, 2 – 5pm. Icebreakers open every Thursday 7 – 9pm, room 203/2nd floor, Square Edge, Church St. GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN: Mokopuna and kin carers are invited to take part in the Active Grandparents programme for mokopuna and kin carers, 3.45 – 4.45pm, Somerset Crescent School, Somerset Cres. Enquiries Martha GRG coordinator 027 266 2653. MILSON GIRLS’ BRIGADE: Affordable activities for girls, 4.30 – 6pm. Enquiries Joanne 355 3124, girlsbrigade.nz. NINJUTSU CLASSES: Practical self protection suitable all ages, Thursdays and Tuesdays, Central Normal School. Kids 6 – 7pm, adults 7 – 9pm. Enquiries 354 0813 for a free lesson. UNIVERSAL SHOTOKAN KARATE: Suitable for all ages and physical abilities. Great for confidence, fitness and self-defence, Thursdays and Mondays, PNINS gymnasium. Kids 6 – 7pm Adults 7 – 8pm. First few lessons free. Enquiries Morgan on 027 511 8622. TE REO: Te Ataarangi Maori language classes, Highbury Whanau Centre, 6 – 9pm. Enquiries 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. Enquiries 0508 425 266. HOPENZ QUIZ NIGHT: A night of fun and friendly rivalry, The Chalet, Centennial Dr, 7.30 – 9.30pm. Tickets $80, team of four. Available .eventbrite.co.nz. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: St Mark’s Presbyterian Church Hall, 117 College St, PN, 8pm. Enquiries 022 038 0220 or 0800 AAWORKS.