THURSDAY JULY 6 - SATURDAY JULY 8: 49th Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final. Practical Day, Friday 7am - 3pm, Awards Evening, 6pm Saturday, Manfeild, South St, Feilding. Enquiries fmgyoungfarmercontest.co.nz
THURSDAY JULY 6: No-Waste Nomads present The Rubbish Trip - Reducing Our Household Rubbish: The ZeroWaste Approach, 6pm, City Library, George St. See The Rubbish Trip on Facebook.
THURSDAY JULY 6: Midwinter Night’s Dream Indian buffet dinner for Variety, the Children’s Charity, 6.30 - 9.30pm, Indian Indulgence, George St. Raffles, bingo, games, henna art and prizes for best dressed. Tix Indian Indulgence/ 021 267 9173.
FRIDAY JULY 7: Americana, 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/
SATURDAY JULY 8 - SUNDAY JULY 9: Manawatu Performing Arts Competitions Society PACANZ year speech and drama competitions, Globe Theatre. Free entry.
SATURDAY JULY 8 - SUNDAY
JULY 9: Rock & Mineral Club show - crystals, fossils, gemstones, demos, kids stuff, fluorescent room and rocks, 9am - 5pm & 9am - 4pm, Community Leisure Centre, Ferguson St. Gold coin entry.
SATURDAY JULY 8: Tree pruning workshop, 12pm, Olsson Orchard, Macrae’s Bush, River Rd, Ashhurst. Bring a saw, loppers or cutters, a drink, pen and paper, gumboots, weather appropriate clothing and a koha. Enquiries email@example.com
SATURDAY JULY 8: Riverside Reach for the Stars, gold coin donation for Variety, the Children’s Charity with Tuljai Parkar, Miss Universe NZ finalist, 3 - 5pm, Bridle Path by Dittmer Dr.
SUNDAY JULY 9: Self Development - Self Discovery with The Path of Knowledge - Anthea Clement (Cooper) D Tch - Know Yourself with laughter, Love and Light, 1 - 4.30pm, $5/$2, TheosophyPN, 304 Church St. Enquiries Anthea 353 6221/ firstname.lastname@example.org
MONDAY JULY 10 - FRIDAY JULY 14: Centrepoint Theatre school holiday programme ages 14 - 18, Intro to Improv, 9am - 3pm, the Dark Room, Pitt & Church St. Register centrepoint.co.nz/ 354 5740. MONDAY JULY 10 - FRIDAY JULY 14: Alliance Francaise children’s holiday programme, French history theme, 9am - 3pm, Square Edge. Enquiries and enrolments floor 2, Square Edge/ 560 0749/ email@example.com TUESDAY JULY 11: No-Waste Nomads present The Rubbish Trip Kids Workshop: ZeroWaste arts and Crafts, 1 - 3pm, City Library, George St. Free. Bookings Rhonda Chenery, firstname.lastname@example.org/ 351 4100 ext. 7057. See The Rubbish Trip on Facebook. TUESDAY JULY 11 - WEDNESDAY JULY 12: The Authorised Bootleg
Tour from the NZ International Comedy Festival with NIck Rado & Raybon Kan, 7pm, The Dark Room. Bookings thedarkroomnz.com
TUESDAY JULY 11: Forest & Bird Manawatu branch night. Hone Morris on the Tu¯ TeManawa projectbuilding eight information kiosks from the source of Manawatu River to the sea, 7.30pm, City Library, George St. All welcome. Enquiries naturesvoicemanawatu.org.nz
WEDNESDAY JULY 12: Operatunity Daytime Concert Series present It’s
Rainin’ Men!, 11am, Life Church, 590 Featherston St, Bookings 0508 266 237/ operatunity.co.nz WEDNESDAY JULY 12: No-Waste Nomads present The Rubbish Trip - Reducing Our Household Rubbish: The ZeroWaste Approach, 7 - 8.30pm, Feilding Public Library, cnr Stafford & Bowen St. Free. See The Rubbish Trip on Facebook.
The 2017 Young Farmer of the Year practical day is on Friday at Manfeild.