TE AWE AWE SCOUTS: Keas (Year 1-3) Tuesdays 5.30 - 6.30pm, Cubs (Year 4-6) Mondays 6 - 7.30pm, Scouts (Year 6-10), Wednesdays 6.30 - 8.30pm. Enquiries Daniel 022 065 0946/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
STEINER PLAYGROUP: Teacher co-ordinated, small, friendly, playgroup. Babies and children up to six. Free-play with natural toys, circle time, story, morning tea, every Tuesday during termtime, 9.30am - 12pm, Matariki Rudolf Steiner Kindergarten, 187 Ruahine St, $2.
DOODLEBUGS PLAYGROUP: For babies and pre-school children with parents/caregivers, Tuesdays, 9 - 11.30am. St David’s Church, Main St opposite Memorial Park. MoE approved. Koha. Enquiries Pam 358 1964.
ESTRANGED PARENTS GROUP:
Support group for parents whose children have broken contact, 11am, every thirdWednesday from May 31. Venue enquiries Jacque Parents33@gmail.com/ 353 7742.
Fridays during termtime for preschoolers under 3 and caregivers. Music, dance and games, morning tea provided, $2. 8.30am - 12.30pm, Te Aroha Noa Community Services, Brentwood Ave, Highbury. Enquiries Vikki Gibbs 358 2259.
MICROADVENTURERS: Got young kids? Join us every Friday rain or shine, for local, outdoor adventures, Free and informal. See .facebook.com/groups/ 806407356100464/ for location and time. GIRLS’ BRIGADE: Affordable activities for girls in Highbury/Takaro & Hokowhitu, Tuesdays; Milson, 4.30pm to 6pm, Thursdays. Enquiries Joanne 355 3124/ girlsbrigade.nz.
GIRL GUIDES: Fun, adventure, life skills and friendship, for girls aged 5 - 18. Enquiries 0800 22 22 92.
HOKOWHITU SCOUTS: Keas (year 1-3) Mondays 5 – 6pm, Cubs (Year 4-6), Mondays 6.15 – 7.45pm, Scouts (Year 6 – 10) Thursdays 6.30 – 8-30. Hokowhitu Scout Hall off Ayr Pl. Enquiries Nick 355 4008 or email@example.com. COMMUNITY
MEDITATION: Weekly drop-in class with practical meditations to calm the mind and develop amore positive approach to life, Wednesdays, 7 - 8.30pm, Amitabha Buddhist Centre, 174 Albert St. Everyone welcome. Enquiries meditateinpalmerstonnorth.org
500 ON FRIDAYS: A fun evening of cards 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays each month, 6.45pm, July 7, PN Bridge Club, cnr Cuba and Cook St, $5 includes light refreshments. All welcome. Enquiries Jo 357 4910/ 021 139 5367. ITS OUR FUTUREMANAWATU:
Monthly meeting for anyone interested in becoming involved in environmental and social concerns that affect our local, regional or wider community. First Thursday of each month, next meeting Thursday, July 6, 6.30 – 8pm, FX Theatre, Square Edge, all welcome.
RAILWAY REUNION: Saturday and Sunday August 19 & 20, 11am, Cosmopolitan Club, Linton St. Enquiries and bookings Eric Cairncross 027 653 0933. ULTRUSA INTERNATIONAL: A women-only group focused on promoting literacy in the community meets every second Thursday of the month. Newmembers welcome, The Tile Room, Central Normal School Hall, Featherston St. Enquiries Fiona 357 0199. TIMEBANKMANAWATU: Share skills and value people. Trade time at no cost. Timebank champions wanted. Register timebankmanawatu.org.nz
AWAPUNI GARDEN CLUB:
Morning tea, 9.30am followed by a variety of speakers, 10am every third Tuesday, Awapuni Community Hall, Newbury St. Enquiries Peggy 357 5600.
SENIORNET: 20th anniversary lunch celebration of computer support and training to those over 50, Chalet, July 12, $39. All members past and present welcome. Enquiries 359 4367/ firstname.lastname@example.org
IPU TOASTMASTERS: Improve public speaking skills, Senior Common room IPU, Wednesdays 7.30 pm. Enquiries Helena 354 0313/ 021 107 2814.
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.
CHRISTIAN OUTREACH: Looking for people interested in joining a monthly outreach group meeting. Enquiries 027 558 6806.
ALTERNATIVES TO VIOLENCE PROJECT: Practical and fun workshop, Quaker Meeting House 7, meals provided. Register 353 7742/ Jacque.Aldridge@gmail.com
The Rock and Mineral show is at the Community Leisure Centre this weekend.