Whangarei Report - - COMMUNITY -

AU­GUST.......................................... .................■ Guided Vol­un­teer­ing Work­shop, Fri­day Au­gust 31, 1pm2pm, Mul­ti­cul­tural Whanga¯ rei, 71 Bank St.

■ Join Us for A Shared Lunch, Fri­day Au­gust 31, 12pm-1pm, Mul­ti­cul­tural Whanga¯ rei.

■ No Holds Bard, Fri­day Au­gust 31, 7.30pm, River­bank Cen­tre, Rey­burn House Lanei.

■ Na­tive Plant Prop­a­ga­tion, Fri­day Au­gust 31, 10am-2pm, He Kakano Com­mu­nity Nurs­ery, 8 First Ave.

SEPTEM­BER .......................................

■ The Mikado - Whangarei Cho­ral So­ci­ety con­cert, Satur­day Septem­ber 1, 2.30pm-4.30pm, Saint John's Golden Church Cen­tre, 149 Kamo Rd.

■ An­nual Pi­rate Party With 5K, Satur­day Septem­ber 1, 8pm, The Old Stone But­ter Fac­tory, 8 But­ter Fac­tory Lane.

■ North­land Per­form­ing Arts Speech & Drama Com­pe­ti­tions, Satur­day & Sun­day, Septem­ber 1 & 2, 10am, 1.30pm & 6pm, Fo­rum North.

■ Whangarei Wood­turn­ers ex­hi­bi­tion, , Satur­day Septem­ber 1, 10am-4pm, Jack Mor­gan Mu­seum SH1, Huk­erenui.

■ North­land v Taranaki Mitre 10 Cup Draw, Sun­day Septem­ber 2, 4.35pm, North­land Events Cen­tre, Okara Park.

■ Sun­day Salsa Night, Sun­day Septem­ber 2, 4.30pm-8.15pm, Whanga¯ rei RSA, 9 Rust Av­enue.

■ Mul­ti­cul­tural Morn­ing Tea, Mon­day Septem­ber 3, 10am-11am, Mul­ti­cul­tural Whanga¯ rei, 71 Bank St.

■ Socrates Cafe Dis­cus­sion Group, Mon­day Septem­ber 3, 6pm8pm, Dick­ens Inn, 71 Cameron St.

■ Yoga for Young Peo­ple, Mon­day Septem­ber 3, 4pm-5.15pm, Yoga Soma 69 Bank Street, Level 1, Room 8.

■ Zumba With Del, Mon­day Septem­ber 3, 6pm-7pm, Kamo War Me­mo­rial Hall, Cnr Boswell and Grant Sts, Kamo.

■ Health & Dis­abil­ity Ad­vo­cate “How to speak up when you have con­cerns”, Tues­day Septem­ber 4, 12-1pm. Angli­can Care, Re­gent.

■ Yoga With Graeme Lock­ett, Tues­day Septem­ber 4, 6pm-7.30pm, Glen­bervie Pri­mary School, 151 Ngun­guru Rd.

■ But­ters Beer Club, Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 5, 6pm-8pm, The Old Stone But­ter Fac­tory, 8 But­ter Fac­tory Lane.

■ In­for­ma­tion Ses­sion: Study Teach­ing, Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 5, 6pm-7.30pm, The Univer­sity of Auck­land, 13 Alexan­der St.

■ North­land Youth Sum­mit Arts Fes­ti­val 2018, Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 5-Fri­day Sep 7 (Weds 9am-10pm, Thurs 6am-10pm, Fri 6am-5pm), Northtec, 51 Rau­manga Val­ley Road.

■ Toast­mas­ters Whanga¯ rei, Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 5, 7pm-9pm, Maunu Ma­sonic Vil­lage Hall, 224 Maunu Rd.

■ WINGS Multi-dis­ci­pline pre­sen­ta­tion by CAB, Epilepsy NZ, Health & Dis­abil­ity Ad­vo­cacy, Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 5, 6.30pm, WWC, cnr. Rust Ave/alexan­der St.

■ 1st Kamo Girls' Bri­gade, Thurs­day Septem­ber 6, 6pm7.45pm, Saint John's Golden Church Cen­tre, 149 Kamo Rd.

■ Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Skills Train­ing, Thurs­day Septem­ber 6, 6pm-9pm, Sierra Mo­tel, 26 Western Hills Drive.

■ Com­mu­nity Yoga, Thurs­day Septem­ber 6, 5pm-6.15pm, The Pulse, 13 Whaka Street, Rau­manga.

■ Pro­fes­sional Speak­ing Course, Thurs­day Septem­ber 6pm-9pm, Mul­ti­cul­tural Whanga¯ rei, 71 Bank St.

■ Whangarei Film So­ci­ety screen­ings, Thurs­day Septem­ber 6, 6pm: Pater­son Drama & 8pm: Divine Or­der Com­edy, Fo­rum North. MARKETS............................................

■ Man­ga­pai Hall Sum­mer Markets, Sun­day Septem­ber 2, 9am-1pm, Man­ga­pai.

■ On­er­ahi Markets, On­er­ahi Hall, Church St, On­er­ahi. First Satur­day of month, 8am-12pm. Mel 021 08110259.

■ Tikipunga Mar­ket, Cnr Wanaka St and Denby Cres, Tikipunga. Every Sun­day, 7am12pm. Angie, 438 9135.

■ Whangarei Grow­ers’ Mar­ket, Wa­ter St Carpark, every Satur­day, 6am-10am. Mur­ray, (09) 435 3161.

EX­HI­BI­TIONS .......................................

■ Claphams Na­tional Clock Mu­seum. Town Basin, Dent Street, Whangarei, open daily (ex­cept Christ­mas Day) 9am-5pm, Phone 09 4383 993. Email:info@clapham­sclocks.com, www.clapham­sclocks.com

■ Han­gar Art and Fram­ing Gallery, 14 Cross St Re­gent, Whangarei, 09 4381260, Open Mon­day to Thurs­day 9am-5pm, Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 9am-12pm.

■ Packard Mo­tor Mu­seum, Old Dairy Fac­tory, Maun­gat­a­pere. Open Wed­nes­day to Satur­day, 10am to 4pm. Phone: 09 434 8214. visit: www.packard­mu­seum.co.nz .

■ Quarry Arts Cen­tre, 21 Sel­wyn Ave. quar­ryarts.org. Ex­hi­bi­tion: Open Ce­ram­ics Award: Show­cas­ing the broad range of tal­ent from NZ pot­ters and sculp­tors, in­clud­ing lo­cals. Guest judge Peter Lange MNZM. Runs un­til Septem­ber 10, Yvonne Rust Gallery.

■ Rey­burn House Art Gallery, Rey­burn House Lane, Town Basin. Open Tues­day to Fri­day, 10am4pm, Satur­day and Sun­day, 10am2pm. Visit www.rey­burn­house.co.nz.

■ The Bach, North­land artists gallery and shop, Town Basin, open 9.30am-4.30pm daily. Phone (09) 438 2787 or email the­bach.inc@xtra.co.nz

■ The Shut­ter Room, Old Li­brary Build­ing, Rust Av­enue, Whangarei. Pho­to­graphic ex­hi­bi­tions. New ex­hi­bi­tions monthly. Wed-fri 12pm-4pm, Sat 10m-2pm. www.theshut­ter­room.com for de­tails of cur­rent ex­hi­bi­tion.

■ Whangarei Art Mu­seum, The Hub at the Town Basin, phone 09 4304240. Open daily 10am-4pm. Ac­cess is through the Hub In­for­ma­tion Cen­tre.

■ Whangarei Mu­seum at Kiwi North, Puanga - star of the New Year, star of Abun­dance, June 9-Oc­to­ber 14, Mim Ringer Gallery, 10am to 4pm daily, in­cluded in gen­eral ad­mis­sion

Gate 1, 500 SH14, Maunu, Whangarei www.ki­winorth.co.nz, 500 SH14, Maunu. Open 10am-4pm daily. Phone (09) 438 9630.

■ Whangarei Wood­turn­ers ex­hi­bi­tion, Jack Mor­gan Mu­seum SH1, Huk­erenui 10am-4pm daily (from Septem­ber 1). Ex­hibits for sale. Great Christ­mas presents.

CLUBS AND GROUPS ....................... So­cial ta­ble ten­nis Mon­day and Fri­day 12.30-3.30pm. Kens­ing­ton sta­dium, mixed dou­bles for over 40s. En­quiries Doug (09) 435-2798.

So­ci­ety of Au­thors North­land branch, meets once a month on a Satur­day af­ter­noon around the north. En­quiries Daphne (09) 434-6701, or Phyll (09) 435-2948.

South End Coun­try Club Starts 15 Feb, meet every third Sun­day of the month at the Grand Ho­tel, Lower Bank Street, 1-4pm, En­quiries Maani (09) 4389228

Spin­ners & Weavers meet every sec­ond and fourth Mon­day of month in Trin­ity Church Hall, Tikipunga, 10am-2pm. En­quiries Karen (09) 4354403.

Sport North­land Ki­wise­niors — 50+ group meet every Mon­day morn­ing at 9am ASB Lounge, Kens­ing­ton Fa­cil­ity, Kens­ing­ton for walk­ing/bad­minton. 9.30am seated ex­er­cise class, SITFIT fol­lowed by morn­ing tea 10.30am. En­quiries (09) 437-4404.

St John Hospi­tallers Club, meet third Wed­nes­day of the month, 1.30pm Am­bu­lance Sta­tion. En­quiries (09) 437-2199.

Stand Up Pad­dle­board­ing. Af­ter work cruise leaves every sec­ond Tues­day 5-30pm from River­side Drive Ma­rina. Begin­ners wel­come. Boards and a quick les­son avail­able if ar­ranged be­fore­hand. Call Karl at The Pad­dle­board Shop (09) 438 2248.

Swing Dance Com­pany B Fun, so­cia­ble danc­ing from the 1930s and 40s. Lindy hop, charles­ton, east­coast swing. Begin­ners lessons Thurs­day nights. In­ter­me­di­ate lessons Tues­day nights dur­ing school terms. En­quiries Lynda (09) 4356286 or email swing­danceco.b@hot­mail.com

■ To up­date your club’s de­tails or list an event on the What’s On page, email edi­tor@there­port.co.nz.

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