COMMUNITY: Plant native trees, shrubs, fruit and nut trees; restore native vegetation, release and mulch plants, remove weeds. Working bees, last Sunday of each month, 10am to noon. Enquiries Heather 354 1765/ Katrin 354 0222.
DONATIONS WANTED: Home Health Care Network knitting group is looking for donations of clothing, wet weather gear, blankets, crockpots, toastie makers, hot water bottles and wheat packs for the free Pal my Winter Warm up and community catch-up, Saturday 28, 11am - 1pm, Highbury Whanau Centre. Labelled donations to 822 Kairanga-Bunnythorpe Rd/ 32 Knowles St, Terrace End.
FREE MONEY MANAGEMENT INTRO: CAP Money Course to help manage debt, live within your means and save, 7 - 8.30pm Wednesday, May 16, St Matthew’s, 109 College St, Awapuni. Register with Liz 027 430 1782/ firstname.lastname@example.org, Karina 021 854 512 or just turn up. Enquiries email@example.com MANAWATU¯ MULTICULTURAL COUNCIl: Information resource and activity centre for migrants, refugees and newcomers to the region, 77-85 King St. Free English language programmes, arts and crafts, shared lunch, coffee groups, monthly pot luck dinners. Enquiries Christine 3581572/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
PN CADET UNIT: Youth leadership for males and females 13-18 years, meet Tuesdays, 6.20pm, Ruahine Building, Hokowhitu Campus, Centennial Dr. Contact Santanna O’Brien 027 369 9786.
AWAPUNI MORNING TEA: Every Thursday during school term, 10am to 11am. Casual morning tea with occasional speakers or activities. All
welcome. Awapuni Library, College St. Call 356 7634. MILSON REBUS CLUB: For friendship, outings, activities and guest speakers, 4th Wednesday every month, 9.45am PN Bridge Club cnr Cook and Cuba St. Enquiries Tony 350 3031 or Margaret 356 9872. REBUS CLUB of PALMERSTON
NORTH: New members welcome for good company, great talks and outings, 9.30am, Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St, 1st Tuesday each month. Enquiries Dean 354 5795/ Allan 358 5985.
TE REO: Te Ataarangi Maori language classes, Highbury Whanau Centre, 6 - 9pm, Thursdays. Enquiries Tahi 022 431 9354. WOMENS SERVICE CLUB:
Palmerston North Inner Wheel meets 3rd Thursday each month, 5.45pm Wharerata, Massey University. Enquiries Dorothy 354 7024. MEETING POINT: Crafts, knitting, sewing, crocheting, painting, budget cooking, tai chi, cards, morning tea, St David’s Community Centre, cnr Main and Rainforth Sts (opp Memorial Park), 10am to
12noon, Tuesdays from February 20. Gold coin koha. Enquiries 358 3246. MEDITATION: Weekly drop-in classes with Gen Demo, Wednesdays, 7 - 8.30pm, Amitabha Buddhist Centre, 174 Albert St. Enquiries meditatinpalmerstonnorth.org/ 355 3524. TE REO: Free beginners course in Te Reo Ma¯ori, Mondays, July 23 - September 24, 6 - 8.30pm; UCOL, Princess St. Enquiries ucol.ac.nz/ 0800 GO UCOL. FRIENDSHIP AND OUTINGS: The
Mid-City Probus Club offers companionship, day trips, guest speakers with other retirees. First Tuesday each month, 9.30am, PN Bridge Club, cnr Cook and Cuba St. Enquires Margaret 357 1925.
ITALIANO: Beginners conversation Italian classes, Tuesdays, Feilding Library. Enquiries Bev 027 278 3120/ VickiWills, Feilding Library.
CHESS: Manawatu¯ Knights Chess Club meets Tuesdays, 5.30pm, Hokowhitu Bowling Club, Albert St. Enquiries Mark Noble 323 7003/ 027 338 2040 PIT PARK PEOPLE: Working parties every third Sunday of the
month, 1.30 - 3.30pm, Pit Park, Featherston St, Roslyn. Enquiries 354 0062/ facebook.com/ pitpark. palmerstonnorth
HOUSIE: RSA Welfare Trust Tuesday housie recommences February 13, 2018. Enquiries Jacquie Jones 356 7673.
ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL: A women-only group focused on promoting literacy in the community, meets 2nd Thursday of the month. Enquiries Fiona 357 0199. EVENING FLORA: Informal floral art club, second Tuesday each month, 7.30pm, Awapuni Community Centre. Enquiries Liz 356 7654/ Colleen 357 2185. REBUS CLUBMANAWATU¯ : First Wednesday each month 9.45am, PN Bridge Club, cnr Cook and Cuba St. Enquiries Goff 356 2968.
PN RSA: Club night for members, partners, visitors, 4 - 7pm, Wednesdays, Distinction Hotel, Campbell St entrance. Enquiries Mon and Fri 1 - 4pm, 354 8271. TIRITEA WOMEN’S INSTITUTE:
Meets Quaker Hall, 227 College St, every 2nd Friday of the month, 1.30pm. Enquiries 358 2611.
RAISE UP CREW: Enthusiastic, motivated community-minded young people aged 14-24 years-old wanted for crew membership. Enquiries Jenn Chapman, youth work co-ordinator, YMCA Central 358 8921/ 0800 YMCA 4 U/ 027 504 4194/ email@example.com HOKOWHITU REBUS CLUB:
Guest speakers, outings; dinners, day-trips, activities, friendship. Visitors and new members welcome. First Thursday each month, 9.15am. Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson St. Enquiries: Carolyne 354 7609. 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.
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. Register 353 7742/ Jacque.Aldridge@gmail.com
JUST HOPE: Free community meal from 5pm, Mondays, Legacy, cnr Highbury/ Brentwood Ave. Enquiries John Faiz 357 1276.
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. FITZHERBERT REBUS CLUB:
Visitors and new members welcome (retired/semi-retired) for friendship, activities, outings and guest speakers, PN Golf Club, Brightwater Tce, 9.45am, 2nd Wed. each month. Enquiries Derrick 357 6630/ Allain 358 5632. TIMEBANKMANAWATU¯ : Share skills and value people. Trade time at no cost. Timebank champions wanted. Register timebankmanawatu.org.nz BEGINNERS ITALIAN CLASSES:
QEC, 6.30 - 8.30pm, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Intermediate classes also available. Enquiries Lucy QEC/ Bev 027 278 3120.
GAMES AFTERNOON: Free 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 1.30pm, St Mark’s Hall, 117 College Street, Awapuni. Afternoon tea provided. Enquires Reita 357 5869.
THE AVIARY SOCIETY: Cagebird fanciers club. Enquiries (evenings) 06 367 2525.
HOUSIE: 40 games, super house, keno, money raffle; RSA Trust Welfare Fund, 10am, Tuesdays, Terrace End Bowling Club, Summerhays St. Enquiries Jacquie 356 7673.