■ Lingynoiid - Diamonds in The Rough Aotearoa Tour, Friday September 7, 12.30pm-2.30pm, Barge Showgrounds, Maunu.
■ Mark Taipari, Friday September 7, 8.30pm, The Old Stone Butter Factory, 8 Butter Factory Lane.
■ Morse Gang ‘The Ground Up' Aotearoa Tour, Friday September 7, 9pm Ruakaka Tavern, Bream Bay.
■ Northland Performing Arts Jazz & Tap Dance Competitions, Friday September 7 to Sunday September 9, Forum North.
■ Forget-me-knot - play written by David Tristram, Friday September 7- Saturday September 22, Whanga¯ rei Theatre Company, Riverbank Centre.
■ A Big Day In, Saturday September 8, 10am-1pm, Whanga¯ rei Central Library, 5 Rust Avenue.
■ Northland Performing Arts Vocal Competitions 12 years & under, Saturday September 8 to Sunday September 9, 9am & 1pm, Forum North.
■ Psychic Surgery with Jeanette Wilson, Saturday September 8, 7.30pm-10pm, Cheviot Park Motor Lodge, 1 Cheviot St, Woodhill.
■ Reiki First Degree with Jeanette Wilson, Saturday September 8, Cheviot Park Motor Lodge, 1 Cheviot St.
■ The Wave, Saturday September 8, 8pm, The Old Stone Butter Factory, 8 Butter Factory Lane.
■ Childrens Craft Class, Saturday September 8, 10am-12pm, Northland Arts Centre, 1/10 John St.
■ Free Yourself Financially with Jeanette Wilson, Sunday September 9, Cheviot Park Motor Lodge, 1 Cheviot St.
■ Tea Dance, Sunday September 9, 3pm-6pm, Instep Dance Studio, 42 Reyburn House Lane.
■ The Kugels, Sunday September 9, 2.30pm-4.20pm, Old Library Building Arts Centre, 7 Rust Ave.
■ Badminton, Monday September 10, 9am-10.30am, Kensington Stadium, Western Hills Drive.
■ Wings' volunteers collecting litter, Monday September 10, 10am11.30am, meet Canopy Bridge Quay to Pocket Park returning to the Children's Playground.
■ Bonsai Book Tour: Whanga¯ rei, Wednesday September 12, 6pm, The Old Stone Butter Factory, 8 Butter Factory Lane.
■ Dirty Word, Wednesday September 12, 7pm, The Old Stone Butter Factory, 8 Butter Factory Lane.
■ Don Mcglashan - Free Flight NZ Tour, Thursday September 13, 7.30pm, The Old Stone Butter Factory, 8 Butter Factory Lane.
■ Improv Theatresports - Fun Jam Sessions, Thursday September 13, 5.45pm-7.45pm, Oneonesix, 116a Bank St.
■ Whangarei Film Society, Thursday September 13, 6pm: Divine Order & 8pm: Orchestra Class, Forum North.
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■ Fusion Market, 2a Kamo Rd, Third Saturday every month 9am1pm. Co-ordinator Jan Gough, 027 629 6953, Jjgough@xtra.co.nz . www.facebook.com/Fusionmarket/ .
■ Hikurangi Market, 2nd Saturday of the month, Hall, King St, 9am-1pm, Contact Gloria 0212456742.
■ Mangapai Hall Summer Markets, Sunday September 2, 9am-1pm, Mangapai Hall, Mangapai Road, Mangapai.
■ Ruatangata Market. Every second Saturday of the month, Ruatangata Hall, 1180 Pipiwai Rd. 9am-12pm. Ph/text Anna 0212108909.
■ Tikipunga Market, Cnr Wanaka St and Denby Cres, Tikipunga. Every Sunday, 7am-12pm. Angie, 438 9135.
■ Waipu Boutique Sunday Market. Second Sunday of month, Waipu Coronation Hall, 9am-1pm. Phone Ginny, 432 1721.
■ Whangarei Growers' Market, Water St Carpark, every Saturday, 6am-10am. Murray, (09) 435 3161.
■ Claphams National Clock Museum. Town Basin, Dent Street, Whanga¯ rei. Open daily 9am-5pm, 09 4383 993. www.claphamsclocks.com
s■ Hangar Art and Framing Gallery, 14 Cross St Regent, Whangarei, 09 4381260,Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm, Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 9am-12pm.
■ Packard Motor Museum, Old Dairy Factory, Maungatapere. Open Weds to Sat, 10am to 4pm. 434 8214. www.packardmuseum.co.nz
■ Quarry Arts Centre, 21 Selwyn Ave. quarryarts.org. Open Ceramics Award. Runs until September 10, Yvonne Rust Gallery. Exhibition: Into the Sunshine - Celebrating 125 years of Women's Suffrage. Opening Friday September 14, 5.30pm. Runs 'till October 4.
■ The Bach, Northland artists gallery and shop, Town Basin, open 9.30am-4.30pm daily. Phone (09) 438 2787 or email email@example.com
■ The Shutter Room, Old Library Building, Rust Avenue. Photographic exhibitions. New exhibitions monthly. Wed-fri 12pm-4pm, Sat 10m-2pm. www.theshutterroom.com.
■ Whangarei Art Museum, Edwards + Johann from the Edge of Spaces, runs until November 11, The Hub, Town Basin, 09 4304240. Open daily 10am-4pm.
■ 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, www.kiwinorth.co.nz, 500 SH14, Maunu. Open 10am-4pm daily. Phone (09) 438 9630.
■ Whangārei Woodturners exhibition, Jack Morgan Museum SH1, Hukerenui 10am-4pm daily. Exhibits for sale.
CLUBS AND GROUPS .......................
Table Tennis Northland ASB Stadium, Whangarei. Day Club (30yrs+): Mondays & Fridays 12.30pm-3pm; Contact Ian Jackson 432 2166
Club Nights Wednesday; 6.45pm 9pm; Contact Simon Standing 0212841145. Friday, 6pm - 8pm; Contact Liane Henry 0211574210 Secondary school students welcome. Juniors: Primary and Intermediate pupils Tuesday 3.30pm - 5pm; Simon Standing 0212841145
Table Tennis Ruatangata Club, meets Wednesday nights 7.30-9.30pm, Ruatangata Hall. Adults only, members or casuals. Enquiries Catherine (09) 433-5095.
Table Tennis Social play, Onerahi Community Hall, Tuesday 9-11am. Enquiries Alf (09) 436-0079.
Taekwondo (ITFNZ) Hurupaki. Two free lessons. All welcome. Enquiries George (3rd Dan) (09) 435-0177 or 027-499-0875.
Taekwondo Pacific Sun: Whangarei Central and Ngunguru. Four free lessons. Enquiries Dion (3rd Dan) (09) 438-5513.
Tae Kwon Do - Choong Mu (USA Affiliated). Four free lessons, Maungatapere, Hora Hora and Parua Bay. Enquiries E Southall (3rd Dan) (09) 437-6541.
Tamaterau Indoor Bowls, Tamaterau Hall (Whangarei Heads Road). Every Tuesday, 7.15pm (April until the 1st Tuesday in October). Phone Lorraine – 436 2878 or Ivan 436 0681.
Teacher of ‘‘A Course in Miracles’’. Available full time. Study/ teaching group. Thursday 7.30pm to 9pm at Tikipunga. Phone Colin on (09) 435 7493.
Tennis Manaia Club meets every Tuesday and Thursday 9am, across road from Taurikura Beach. Enquiries Maureen (09) 434-0850 or Val Mac (09) 434-0128.
Tennis Whangarei Veterans Tennis Club Meet Tues morn from 8.30am onwards, Kamo Tennis Club, Fri morn Thomas Neale Tennis Centre. Phone Alice (09) 434-6352 or Ron (09) 437-1694.
Target shooting full bore, Kauri Mountain Range, every Sunday from 9am. Enquiries Don (09) 437-6034.
The Mata Sequence Dance Group meets Wednesday evenings 7pm — 9.30pm in the Mata Hall, April to December. Entry $2. Socials are held on the second Saturday of each month at 8pm in the Mata Hall. Entry $8 and a plate. Contact Beryl Mcwilliams on 4328015.
Theosophical Society — explores the nature of reality both in the physical and spiritual realms. Public lectures & regular meetings. Enquiries to Melanie (09) 436-2661.
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