TAKARO PROBUS GROUP: Social group, guest speakers, trips, dinners, theatre outings. Meeting third Wednesday of each month. Contact Moira 06 357 3090 or Josie 06 354 5266. FITZHERBERT REBUS CLUB:
Visitors and new members welcome (retired/semi-retired) for friendship, activities, outings and guest speakers, PN Golf Club, Brightwater Tce, 9.45am, 2nd Wed. each month. Enquiries Derrick 357 6630/ Allain 358 5632. REBUS CLUB of PALMERSTON NORTH: New members welcome for good company, great talks and outings, 9.30am, Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St, 1st Tuesday each month). Enquiries Sue 363 8629/ Dean 354 5795. HOKOWHITU REBUS CLUB: Guest speakers, trips; dinners, activities. Visitors welcome. First Thursday each month, 9:30am. Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St. Enquiries: Carolyne 354 7609. BEGINNERS ITALIAN CLASSES:
QEC, 6.30 - 8.30pm, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Intermediate classes also available. Enquiries Lucy QEC/ Bev 027 278 3120.
JUST HOPE: Free community meal from 5pm, Mondays, Legacy, cnr Highbury/ Brentwood Ave. Enquiries John Faiz 357 1276. THE AVIARY SOCIETY: New club open to cagebird fanciers. Enquiries (evenings) 06 367 2525. HOKOWHITU BRIDGE CLUB:
Hokowhitu Bowling Club, $25 for 10 sessions, 7 - 9pm Wednesdays. Enquiries Derek 027 279 8635/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOUSIE: 40 games, super house, keno, money raffle; RSA Trust Welfare Fund, 10am, Tuesdays, Terrace End Bowling Club, Summerhays St. Enquiries Jacquie 356 7673.
500 ON FRIDAYS: A fun evening of cards 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays each month, 6.45pm, PN Bridge Club, cnr Cuba and Cook St, $5 includes light refreshments. All welcome. Enquiries Jo 357 4910/021 139 5367.
BOLIVIA/ MAH-JONG: Learn to play, Monday and Wednesday afternoons. Enquiries Ray 350 3021/ Lorna 356 4405
PN RSA: Club night for members, partners and visitors, alternating Wednesdays and Thursdays, Distinction Hotel, Cuba St, Campbell
St 8271.HOKOWHITUentrance, 4 - 7pm. CLUB Enquiries (Rebus 354 Associate):dinners, activities.Guest speakers,Visitors welcome.trips; First Community Thursday Leisureeach month, Centre, 9:30am.569 Ferguson St. Enquiries: Carolyne 354 7609. MEETING POINT: Crafts, knitting, sewing, crocheting, painting, budget cooking, tai chi, cards, morning tea, relocated to St Peters Church Hall, Ruahine St, 10am to 12noon, Tuesdays. All welcome. Gold coin koha. Enquiries 358 3246. MEDITATION, JOY and INNER PURPOSE: Wednesday classes with Gen Demo, 7 - 8.30pm, Amitabha Buddhist Centre, 174 Albert St. Enquiries 355 3524/ meditateinpalmerstonnorth.org/ SELF-REALISATION FELLOWSHIP: Inspirational services focused on meditation and spiritual ideals for everday living. Meetings Sunday 6.45pm. Contact 358 4368. MINDFULNESS MEDITATION:
Non-sectarian group meditation with Dr Douglas Osto (Ph D) $5; Unwaged koha, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm, Theosophical Society, 304 Church St. Enquiries Anthea 353 6221/ email@example.com CLAIRVOYANCE AND HEALING:
New guest mediums each week, all welcome, Sundays, 7pm, Manawatu Spiritual and Healing Centre, Milson Community Centre. Enquiries Margaret 06 329 3894.
FALUN GONG: A meditation practice for improving body and mind, all ages and backgrounds; free demonstration classes. Tuesdays 6.30 - 8.30pm, Rangiora Community Hall, 100 Rangiora Ave.
TOASTMASTERS: Learn to speak confidently with the Palmerston North club 1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays, 7:30pm, Hearing House, 435 Church St. All welcome. Enquiries Sheryl 358 8313.
The documentary film Embrace, directed by Taryn Bramfitt (pictured), is at Event Cinemas on Monday.