1. ADVENTURE TIME
Young families will meet rain, hail or shine for an outdoor expedition on Friday.
PLUNKET: 10-week free Healthy Lifestyle Programme, 10am -11.30am, Rose City Aquatic Club Rooms, Park Rd, next to Lido. Car Seat Education & Advocacy, 10 – 11.30am; Clothing Swap Shop, 10 -11.30am; Family Centre Playgroup (MoE Certified), 10am – midday. Family Centre, 42 Albert St. Enquiries Leandra 021 808 340. HOKOWHITU INDOOR BOWLS: All welcome Fridays & Tuesdays, 1pm , Hokowhitu Bowling Club, Albert St. PN RSA: Office open 1 – 4pm, Distinction Hotel, Campbell St entrance, Friday and Monday. Enquiries 354 8271 or firstname.lastname@example.org SIT AND BE FIT: Gentle exercise programme, Church of Christ, Botanical Rd, 1.30pm. Free. Enquiries Janet 357 2659. MANAWATU FAMILY MICROADVENTURERS: Got young kids? Join us every Friday rain or shine, for local, outdoor adventures, 9.30am. Free and informal. See .facebook.com/groups/ 806407356100464/ for location. ROLLER DISCO: Skating Rink, Arena 5, Bell Hall, Waldegrave St, 6.30 – 8pm. Hire skates from $5. No eftpos. Shop open for snacks and drinks. All ages and abilities welcome. Enquiries Vikki Gibbs 358 9387. LOVE SONGS AND TUNES: Sweet melodies and favourite love songs, PN Folk Music Club, 8pm, Theosophical Hall, 304 Church St. All welcome. $5 non-members, school age and under free. Enquiries 355 9076, pnfolkclub.weebly.com/
ALBERT STREET MARKET: Seasonal fruit, vegetables, bread, baking, flowers, fish, eggs, honey, preserves, hot breakfasts and coffee, ethnic food, bric-a-brac, collectables, clothing and more, 6 – 11am, cnr Albert and Church St. Enquiries: Brian 022 364 6151. WATER-BASED EXERCISE: PN Arthritis Support Group sessions, Hospital Star Centre heated pool, 9.30am full; 10.05am only; Tuesday 4.30pm full; 5.05pm only, $3 a session. Register Katharine 356 3615. DIABETES: Free Healthy Living Diabetes Management course, Foxton, 9.30 – 11.30am. Register MHT Diabetes Trust 357 5992/ email@example.com RABBIT SHOW: Central Districts Rabbit Club all-breeds show, 10am, Terrace End School Hall. Gold coin koha. Enquiries narniarabbitryNZ@gmail.com FIESTA DEMUJERES: Art therapy group – linking Frida Kahlo’s life experiences, 6 sessions, Te Whare o nga Wahine Palmerston North Women’s Centre, 53Waldegrave St, koha. Kat Steeneken 355 9088 or firstname.lastname@example.org SOLSTICE SPIN: Fibre craft traders, displays and demonstrations, Manawatu SInners and Weavers Guild, 10am – 3pm, Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St. Entry $5. All welcome. Enquiries Maureen Anderson, 358 0377/ 027 324 9754. HARVEST WEEKEND: Volunteers wanted for the willow harvest, Rangiwahia Environmental Arts Centre (REACT), Rangiwahia, 10am – 3.30pm, Saturday and Sunday June 25 – 26. Homemade soup, bread, tea & coffee provided. Enquiries Bridgette email@example.com/ 06 328 2823/ rangienviroartscentre.org/courses-and-workdays.html PRENATAL PILATES: Breathing and relaxation techniques, pelvic floor exercises, and gentle exercises, Anomaly Dance Studio, Level 1, 310 Rangitikei St, 12:30pm to 1:30pm. No previous Pilates experience required. Register Paula firstname.lastname@example.org, 356 3462. WAGON WHEELS Country Music Group: West End School Hall, Botanical Rd, 1pm. All welcome. Adults $3, children under 12 free. Enquiries Ian Franklin 358 4993/ email@example.com ESPLANADE SCENIC RAILWAY: Train operates weather permitting, 12.30 – 3.30pm, Saturday & Sunday. $2.50 per person, Victoria Esplanade. SOCIAL TENNIS: Adult players of all ages. Awapuni Park, Newbury St, 1.30pm. Enquiries Bill, 355 2290. ORIGAMI WORKSHOP: Make cranes, boxes and more, 2 – 4pm, Room 112, Square Edge, 47 The Square, Free. Enquiries 354 4780/ firstname.lastname@example.org CHEERLEADING SHOWCASE: Zero Gravity pre-cheerleading competition routines, 6pm, unit 4, 9 Noel Rodgers Pl. Enquiries email@example.com A NIGHT AT THE OPERA:
Palmerston North Choral Society & Taihape’s Arcadian Singers, 7.30pm, St Andrew’s in the City, Church St. Tickets from choir members or at door from 7pm. Admission adults $25, seniors $20, students with ID $15, under 10 free. Enquiries Stan Barnes, 357 8853. SOCIAL DANCE: Mid winter theme with the Manawatu Dancing Club, live music, Senior Citizens Hall, 309 Main St, 7.30 – 11pm. $7, Ladies with a supper plate free. Enquiries Adrienne & Tom 356 9620.
RANGITIKEI STREET SUNDAY Market: Fresh fruit & veges, eggs, clothing, bric a brac, food, coffee, plants & flowers, jams, from 7am, 11 Botanical Rd.. Sheltered sites available $10. Enquiries Belinda 021 263 3586. CLOVERLEA & PALMY FARMERS Market: 7am – 1pm, Cloverlea Tavern carpark, 301 Tremaine Ave. Fresh fruit and vegetables, plants, rewena, doughnuts, fried bread, hot food, clothing, collectibles, electronics and more. Enquiries Erana 027 441 2028 or 356 9345. SANSON SUNDAY Market: 7.30am – 2pm, Main Rd, Sanson. Fresh fruit & veges, plants, garden items, food, collectibles, clothing, books, tools, crafts. Enquiries Mike 027 450 5646. SMALL MIRACLES Playgroup: Pre-school children and their parents/caregivers, 9.30-11.30am, yellow gate, St David’s Church opp Memorial Park, Main St. MOE approved. Koha/donation. Activities available for older children. Enquiries Pam358 1964.