FAMILY & COMMUNITY
NETWORK OF SKILLED MIGRANTS MANAWATU: Meet to share employment ideas and experiences and find solutions, City library (Tech space), Sundays 3 - 4pm. Enquiries firstname.lastname@example.org/ Dmitry 027 448 0941/ Ari 02102509399/ Himani 022 312 4126. JUSTICE OF THE PEACE CLINIC:
Hokowhitu Village Community Centre, Albert St, 10.30am to 12.30pm, Thursdays. GAMES AFTERNOON: 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 1.30pm. Free. Afternoon tea provided. All welcome. St Mark’s Hall, 117 College Street, Awapuni. Enquires Reita 357 5869. FRIENDSHIP CENTRE FOR
SENIORS: Cards, scrabble, chat. Afternoon tea, transport available, Milson Combined Church, Milson Line, 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Thursdays, $2 donation. All Saints Community Centre, Church St, Fridays 9.30pm to 11.30pm, and Mondays 2pm to 3.15pm, $2. Contact Judy/Theresa 355 1204.
TE REO: Te Ataarangi Maori language classes, Highbury Whanau Centre, 6pm to 9pm, Thursdays. Contact Tahi 022 431 9354. TIRITEA WOMEN’S INSTITUTE:
Quaker Hall every 2nd Friday of the month, 1.30pm. Enquiries 358 2611.
JUST HOPE: Free community meal from 5pm, Legacy, cnr Highbury/ Brentwood Ave. Enquiries John Faiz 3571276. MENZSHED MANAWATU:
Community woodworking workshop mainly for older men. Mangaone Park, Racecourse Rd, 9am to 2pm, Tuesdays. New members welcome. Enquiries David 357 4045. HOUSIE TUESDAYS: 40 games, super house, keno, 10am, Terrace End Bowling Club, Summerhays St. All welcome. Enquiries Jacquie RSA Welfare Trust, 356 7673. MEETING POINT: Crafts, knitting, sewing, crocheting, painting, budget cooking, tai chi, cards, morning tea, St David’s Community Centre, cnr Main and Rainforth Sts (opp Memorial Park), 10am to 12noon, Tuesdays. All welcome. Creche available. Gold coin koha. Enquiries 358 3246. CARD EVENINGS: Whist Club meets fortnightly for social games, 7.30pm. New members and learners welcome. Enquiries Virginia 356 9153/ Yvonne 357 4796. 500 ON FRIDAYS: 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays each month, 6.45 pm, PN Bridge Club, cnr Cuba and Cook Sts, $5 includes light refreshments. All welcome. Enquiries Jo 357 4910. MODEL RAILWAY Club: Papaioea Pl clubrooms, 7pm, Tuesdays. British OO gauge exhibition layout to run stock on. Newmembers welcome. Enquiries 354 1208/ 022 068 1821. HEALING ROOMS: The healing power of prayer, All Saints on The Square, Wednesday 12 to 2pm, Thursday 7.30 to 8.30pm. PN RSA: Club night for members, partners and visitors, Distinction Hotel, Campbell St entrance, 4 pmto 7pm, Wednesdays. Ode recited at 6pm. BEGINNERS ITALIAN CLASSES: QEC, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, Wednesday. Enquiries QEC/ Bev on 027 278 3120. EVENING FLORA: Informal floral art club, 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm, Awapuni Community Centre. Enquiries Liz 356 7654/ Colleen 357 2185. FITZHERBERT REBUS CLUB : New members welcome (retired/semiretired) for friendship, activities, outings and speakers, 9.45am PN Golf Club, Brightwater Tce., 2nd Wed each month). Enquiries Derrick 357 6630/ Allain 358 5632. IPU TOASTMASTER’S CLUB: Improve public speaking skills, Senior Common room IPU, Wednesdays 7.30 pm. Enquiries Maurice on 354 0313. RECYCLED CLOTHING SHOP: St Mark’s, 117 College Street, Awapuni. Open Thursday mornings 8.30am - 12noon. EnquiriesMonica 357 2644. MARKETS ALBERT STREET MARKET: Saturdays, 6am to 11am, cnr Albert and Church St. Enquiries: Brian 022 364 6151. RANGITIKEI STREET MARKET: Sundays from 7am, 78 Rangitikei St. Sheltered sites available $10. Enquiries Belinda 021 263 3586. CLOVERLEA & PALMY FARMERS MARKET: Sundays 7am to 1pm, Cloverlea Tavern carpark, 301 Tremaine Ave. Enquiries Erana 027 441 2028 or 356 9345. ASHHURST COMMUNITY MARKET: 2nd Saturday, 10am - 1pm, rain or shine, local produce, sharing table, Village Green and library grounds, Ashhurst Village Centre. Enquiries Helen email@example.com. HOKOWHITU VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET: Every 3rd Sunday of the month. Local produce, artisan food, street food, live music, Hokowhitu Village Courtyard, 9am - 1pm. Enquiries Robin 027 283 6853. THE VILLAGE NIGHT MARKET: Crafts, food & music, City Library, Saturday, November 26, 5 – 9pm. MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS NIGHT MARKET: Over 170 art, crafts, books, furniture, plants, skincare, home & giftware, gourmet food, clothing stalls, livemusic, December 6 - 7, 2pm-10pm, Awapuni Racecourse, Racecourse Rd. Entry $5.