Rotorua Weekender




Rotorua Sulphur City Lions Club: Meets every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. 6.45pm. A mix of business meetings and fun/social outings. For informatio­n call Janet Kingsland (07) 345 5629 or (021) 255 4848.

Rotorua Symphonic Band: Music for brass, woodwind and percussion. Practices on Wednesdays, 6.30pm to 8.30pm at the Brass Band rooms next to Pak 'n' Save. Contact Sue on (021) 173 5053 or Adrienne on (027) 222 1305. Rotorua Embroidere­rs: 9.30am to 3pm and 7pm to 9pm. Parksyde, Tawera Pl. For more informatio­n contact Laurie Breadmore, (021) 124 42353 or (07) 345 6004.

Ukulele classes: Classes are limited to 15 people, cost $100 per term and run weekly on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Contact the Arts Village (07) 348 9008 or email office@artsvillag­

Housie: Rotorua Senior Citizens Club meet Balmerino Lounge, Rotorua Race Course, Wednesday 1pm to 4pm. $10 joining fee, $2 per day, everyone welcome. Contact Lyn (022) 140 4790.

Rotary Club of Rotorua North: Meeting 5.30pm, Wednesday, weekly at The Rotorua Club in the main grandstand of the Arawa Park Race Course, Fenton St. Email: rotoruanor­ Old/vintage Bottle and Collectabl­e Club of Rotorua: Meet second Wednesday of each month at the St. Barnabas meeting

room School Rd, Ngongotaha at 7.30pm. All visitors and new members are very welcome, contact Kate Price (07) 3572499 or John (07) 348 4563.

Croquet Rotorua Club: Meet Wednesday and Saturday at 9.15am. New players welcome. Free tuition and equipment supplied. Challenge your mind while exercising your body. Contact (021) 039 7022. The first three sessions are free.

Bellyvegas: Community belly dance group meet every Wednesday from 5.30pm to 7pm at Rotorua Youth Centre, Te Ngae Rd. Cost $10 per class, first class free. Contact Mandy at bellyvegas­ or txt (027) 459 3893.

Badminton: Suitable for all levels and skills for ages 8 to 80, juniors 5.30pm to 7pm, seniors 7pm to 9pm every Wednesday, wear nonmarking shoes, juniors $5, high school students $7, seniors $10, Badminton Club Hall, 28 Tarewa Pl, contact Tony (027) 686 7196. Owhata Indoor Bowls Club: Meets every Wednesday, 7pm to 9.30pm, at the Owhata Primary

School Hall, Brent Rd from February 13 to September 11. All equipment is provided and free coaching available. Call Delwyn (07) 345 6609 for more informatio­n. Kiwi Coffin Club Charitable Trust: 7.30am to 1.30pm at 5 Ti St. Other days by arrangemen­ts - telephone for appointmen­t. Come and help the team of profession­al volunteers in making, painting and lining your own coffin/casket, or help others in making theirs. Plan your own end of journey. We also wrap and store. ‘See' us on Facebook and the website. Call (027) 549 4260 or email kiwicoffin­

Air Training Cadets: Future pilots wanted. From 6.15pm, 23 Geddes Rd. Ages 13 years plus. Come along and have a look.

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