THURSDAY JUNE 22: 4th annual Volunteer Recognition Event. 22 volunteers will be recognised for their contributions to the region, 5.30pm mingle and refreshments, 6pm presentations, Convention & Function Centre, Main St. Enquiries Norelle Ward, Volunteer Resource Centre Manawatu & Districts 354 6027/ 0800 965 2687/ Facebook
THURSDAY JUNE 22: Network of Skilled Migrants Manawatu seminar with CEDA regional business advisor Karen Blair on what it means to be self employed in NZ, how to improve the chances of business success, and what support is available, 6 -7.30pm, Globe Theatre, Main St. Enquiries Ari una a 021 025 09399.
THURSDAY JUNE 22: Living with Atrial Fibrillation information session. Opportunity to learn about the condition, meet others and ask questions, family/whanau welcome, 10am. Register The Heart Foundation 358 7745/ firstname.lastname@example.org
THURSDAY JUNE 22 - SATURDAY 24: Not In Our Neighbourhood by Jamie McCaskill, with an awardwinning performance by Kali Ko pae, 8pm, Centrepoint Theatre. Bookings centrepoint.co.nz/ 280 Church St/ 354 5740.
THURSDAY JUNE 22 - WEDNESDAY JUNE 28: George Orwell’s 1984 adapted by Michael Gene Sullivan, Globe Theatre, 6.30/7.30pm. Enquiries/tix 354 4409/ globetheatre.co.nz
FRIDAY JUNE 23: Urzila Carlson - Studies Have Shown, 7.30pm, Regent on Broadway. Tix 0800 224 224, Event find a, Ticket Direct.
FRIDAY JUNE 23: Instrumentals, Palmerston North Folk Music Club, 8pm, Theosophical Hall, 304 Church St. Members $3, non-members $5, school children and first-comers free. Enquiries 355 9076/ pnfolkclub.weebly.com/
FRIDAY JUNE 23 - SUNDAY 25: The Government Inspector by Nickolai Gogol, Feilding Little Theatre Players, 8pm & 4pm Sunday matinee, Feilding Little Theatre, Stafford St. Tix 323 5051/ Event find a
SATURDAY JUNE 24: NZ Interclub Stamp Competition - displays, dealers, talks, youth quiz, 9.30am - 4.30pm, Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St. Free entry.
SATURDAY JUNE 24: Annual Robert Matthews Memorial Concert, St Andrews in the City Concert Series featuring community and parish musicians, 2pm, St Peters Church, Ruahine St. Free, donations invited.
SATURDAY JUNE 24: ’’The best parenting advice I NEVER got – how science has changed things!’’ with Rachel Andersen of Children Who Thrive. High tea and helpful ideas for parents, grandparents and caregivers, 3 – 5pm. St David’s Church, Main St opposite Memorial Park. $12. Register Pam358 1964/ email@example.com
SATURDAY JUNE 24: Star Quest finals, Regent Theatre, Main St, Pahiatua. Enquiries Pahiatua Repertory 06 374 7492.
SATURDAY JUNE 24: Renaissance Singers Into The Light, divine choral music from the renaissance and beyond conducted by Guy Donaldson, 7.30pm, Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Broadway, $20/$15.
SUNDAY JUNE 25: Manawatu Wedding Expo, 90 exhibitors, first floor fashion parades 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 10am - 4pm, Awapuni Function Centre, Awapuni Racecourse. Entry $10, under 12 free..
WEDNESDAY JUNE 28: Winter Festival Kings Cup rugby, RNZAF, NZ Army & RNZN, with the Army Band, 2.45pm CET Arena.
Jess Linsley in Manawatu Theatre Incs production of 1984.