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Monday 23 April


Beginner Social Ballroom/Latin Dance
Free Introductory Lesson. Would you like to DANCE? Monday 7th May 8pm. Club Mt Maunganui. Just come along. Dean & Miki Ph 021 230 3187. www.udance2.co.nz


Bethlehem Indoor Bowls
Meets in Bethlehem Hall Monday night. Names in by 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start. New members of all ages welcome. Ph John 027 654 1298


Chess at Mount Maunganui
Mount RSA Chess Club every Mon, 544 Maunganui Rd. 6-7:30pm during school term. Late program 7:30pm onwards. Incl casual games. Noel 579 5412


Chess in the Afternoon
Mount Chess Club. Mondays 1-4pm Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd Mt Maunganui. $3. Sets, boards,clocks & refreshments provided. Bob or Viv 575 5845 or 0274 786 282


Free Diabetes Support
If you have type one, type two or gestational diabetes ph 07 571 3422 for details of free clinics, programs & events to support your diabetes.


Hopetoun Brown
& the Genius of Finn Scholes. Music show. Addison Theatre at 7:30pm. See baycourt.co.nz for more info & tickets.


Junction Garden Group
Junction, a service to support those experiencing mental health issues. Join us for every Monday at Junction Office, 10:30pm-12:30pm. Ph 543 3010 for details


Kids Crystal Club
School Holiday Program. Learn About how Crystals are formed, with fun activities and free crystals. Ages 7-12. At Whisp - Piccadilly Arcade. 0204 4 94477


Mount RSA Indoor Bowls
Club nights are Monday & Thursday. 6:30 names in, start 7pm. Everyone welcome. Come & have some fun. Ph Diane 575 3480


Nam Wah Pai
Chinese style martial art training Mondays at Selywn Ridge school 6pm to 7.30pm new students welcome. Ph Brian 021 241 7059 @namwahpaibop.com


Narcotics Anonymous
Open Meeting, Mon 7-8pm, Hillier Centre. 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui. If using drugs is causing you problems, maybe we can help: 0800 NA TODAY


Omokoroa Beach Indoor Bowls
Meet at Settler’s Hall, Omokoroa Road at 1pm for 1:30pm start. Wear smooth sole shoes/slippers. New & returning members welcome. Ph Anne 548 1636


Omokoroa Fitness League Class
Fun exercise with weights, resistance bands, floor work & dance. 9:30-10:30am at Settlers Hall, Omokoroa Road. Ph Gloria 021 139 2448


St Columba Indoor Bowling
St Columba Indoor Bowling Club, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood. Year starts 5 Feb. All playing levels are welcome. 7:30pm start, names in by 7:15pm. Ph Paul 576 6324


Tauranga Opera Forum
DON GIOVANNI, Thursday 26 April, Graham Young Theatre. $20 tickets from House of Travel or Bureta Pharmacy. Ph 576 5458


Tauranga Rocknroll Club
Lessons & social evening of dancing Mondays @ Legion of Frontiersman Hall, 165 Elizabeth Street. Inquiries ph Malcolm 027 592 7240, or www.taurangarocknrollclub.org.nz


Theosophical Society Study Group
This Tauranga group meets every second Monday. Topic is the Miracle of Birth by the gifted clairvoyant Geoffrey Hodson. Ph Colleen 576 0165 or Joan 021 465 626


Walk for Wellness
Free walking group for people with cancer & their supporters. Departs 9:30am from the green toilets halfway along Pilot Bay. Cancer Society 07 571 2035


Tuesday 24 April


ABC - Avenues Badminton Club
Every Tues at Tauranga Boys College Gym. Juniors 6-7:30pm (term time). Seniors (Adults) 7:30-9:30pm. Club racquets available. Delwyn 027 212 4720


Altrusa Womens Service Group
Meet 2nd Tuesday for business & 4th Tuesday programme evening. Lots of fun. Contact Denise president.tauranga@altrusa.org www.altrusa.org.nz


Bureta Garden Circle
Monthly meeting at St. John’s Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd, Otumoetai at 1:30pm. Visitors welcome. Jenny 576 3026


Cards
Interested in 500? Flexible evenings to suit. Ideal for central Tauranga & Mount residents. Ph Chris 572 3834


Falun Dafa Free Classes
In 2018 take your coping strategy to a new level with easy exercises & meditation. 7pm, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Bayfair. Ph/text Judy 021 042 5398


Free Diabetes Support
If you have type one, type two or gestational diabetes ph 07 571 3422 for details of free clinics, programs & events to support your diabetes.


Friends of the Library
Mount Maunganui Library Book Group meets at 10am. Theme this month is Mothers. Tea & coffee. Visitors & new members welcome. Ph. Gail 574 3376


Inachord Women's Chorus
We welcome new members. Multi genre music. 3 weeks free trial. Bethlehem Community Church 183 Moffat Rd. Tuesdays 7-9pm. Ph Debbie 021 129 1126


Israeli Dancing
6:30-7:30pm for beginners. Gate Pa Primary School hall, Cameron Rd. All ages welcome, no partners required. Ph Maria, 544 1680 or 022 165 2114


Junction Coffee & Chat
Junction, a service to support those experiencing mental health issues. Join us for every Tuesday at St James Church, Greerton, 10am-12pm. Ph 543 3010


Learn To Play Bridge
Beginners lessons start on March 6 at 7:15pm & finish at the end of June at Tauranga Bridge Club, 252 Ngatai Road. Lessons are $70.


Morning Melodies
Friends of Baycourt variety show. 10:30am. Addison Theatre. See baycourt.co.nz for tickets & more info.


Narcotics Anonymous
Women’s Meeting, Tues 10:30-11:30am, Downstairs Hall (accessed from rear bottom car park), Salvation Army Recovery Church, 375 Cameron Rd. Ph 0800 NA TODAY


Omokoroa Beach Indoor Bowls
Meet at Settler’s Hall, Omokoroa Rd at 7pm for 7:30pm start. Wear smooth sole shoes/slippers. New & returning members welcome. Ph Anne 548 1636


Oriana Singers
Oriana Singers practice every Tuesday 7pm at St Andrews Church, Dee St, Mt Maunganui. Actively recruiting Tenors, Basses. Ph president Terry Fulljames, 021 0266 8684


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Midweek adult tennis Tuesdays & Thursdays. 9am-10:30am Bellevue Park, Windsor Road. Beginners welcome. Coaching available. Ph Pam 570 0302


Sequence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club, St John Anglican Church Hall, 94 Bureta Road Otumoeti. Tuesdays 7pm-9:30pm except 2nd Tuesday each month 3:30pm-6m. Faye 543 3280


Tauranga Astronomical Society
Our place in our corner of the Milky Way Galaxy, Super Clusters, the Parker sun probe. Telescope viewing weather dependent. Fergusson Park Observatory 7:30


Tauranga Opera Forum
DON GIOVANNI, Thursday 26 April, Graham Young Theatre. $20 tickets from House of Travel or Bureta Pharmacy. Ph 576 5458


Welcome Bay Lions Club
Meet every 2nd Tuesday, monthly, Greenwood Park Village, Welcome Bay Rd. Dinner meeting 2nd Tuesday of month. Business meeting 4th Tuesday of month. Ph Graham 544 8625


Yoga For All
Welcome Bay Community Centre, 6:30-8pm. Traditional, relaxing Yoga class. Beginners welcome. $12 one or $90 nine classes. Bring a mat. Info: Bhajan 07 929 7484


Wednesday 25 April


CAP Money Course
CAP money course is a revolutionary FREE money management course that teaches budgeting skills with a simple system that really works. Carlene 021 241 3671 for info


Cherrywood Probus Club
Meets on the second Monday each month at The Citz Club. We cater for fun-loving active retirees. All enquiries to Russell Ph 571 5050


Club Mt Indoor Bowls
Names in by 6:45 for 7pm start. Ph Val 543 4168


Community Tai Chi
Bethlehem Hall 1pm Term 1 restarts Wed 14th Feb. All welcome. Tutor Trish 021 482 842 communitytaichinz@gmail.com


Free Diabetes Support
If you have type one, type two or gestational diabetes ph 07 571 3422 for details of free clinics, programs & events to support your diabetes.


Meditation - Free Classes
Wednesdays 7:30pm in Welcome Bay. Ph David or Trisha at 570 1204. Find Peace, Balance, Joy. End Stress & be in good health.


Narcotics Anonymous
Working the Steps (closed meeting), Weds 7:30-9:00pm, Downstairs Hall (accessed from rear bottom car park), Salvation Army Recovery Church, 375 Cameron Rd. Ph 0800 NA TODAY


SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING
Mount Senior Citizens Hall, 345 Maunganui Rd. Beginners 6pm, general dancing 7:30pm. Ph Mary 574 8687 Lynne 021 140 7912


Sea of Faith, Tauranga
Religions ignite divisions & conflicts across the globe. We delve into religions. Join our second Wednesday monthly discussions. Enquiries Ph 576 1849


Table Tennis Tauranga
Table Tennis Memorial Hall Social mixed doubles 12:45-3pm. Club night 7-9pm. Social/competitive singles/doubles. New players welcome. Ph Roy North 578 7800


Tauranga Opera Forum
DON GIOVANNI, Thursday 26 April, Graham Young Theatre. $20 tickets from House of Travel or Bureta Pharmacy. Ph 576 5458


Thursday 26 April


Diabetes Clinic
Bongards Pharmacy Greerton, 3rd Thursday each month. INFOline Ph 571 3422


Free Diabetes Support
If you have type one, type two or gestational diabetes ph 07 571 3422 for details of free clinics, programs & events to support your diabetes.


Friends of the Library
This month join us for a Coffee & Chat session only, at Zest Cafe, Greerton at 10am. Visitors & new members welcome. Pam 571 2566


Keynotes Inc.
Keynotes 4 part harmony Womens' Chorus meet Thursday 7pm @ Wesley Church hall 13th Ave. Singing for fun & health. Ph Jacqui 542 1766


LEARN TO DANCE WCS
We teach a modern, sexy & smooth dance called West Coast Swing. Every Thur at QV Cafe (850 Cameron Rd) from 6:45pm 1st class is FREE. embrace.dancing@gmail.com Vero 021 191 1601


Lions Community Singalong
Join the U3A Acoustic Music Group in a sing a long of popular songs for all ages. Welcome Bay Community Centre 6.45-9pm.


Mount RSA Indoor Bowls
Club nights are Monday & Thursday. 6:30 names in, start 7pm. Everyone welcome. Come & have some fun. Ph Diane 575 3480


Narcotics Anonymous
Closed Men's Meeting every Thurs, 7:30-8:30pm, Waipuna Park Hall, 25 Kaitemako Rd, Welcome Bay. If using drugs is causing you problems, call 0800 NA TODAY


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Midweek adult tennis Tuesdays & Thursdays. 9am-10:30am Bellevue Park, Windsor Road. Beginners welcome. Coaching available. Ph Pam 570 0302


Papamoa Coffee and Chat
Junction, a service to support those experiencing mental health issues. Join us for every Thursday at Papamoa McDonalds, 1pm-2pm. ph 543 3010 for details


Social Rock'n Roll Dancing
Neon Moon, Rock'nRoll Waltz. 7-9:30pm at Senior Citizens Hall Norris St. Includes Supper. $3 entry. Gavin 027 643 6222 or Steve 027 277 9569


Sunshine Sequence Dance Group
Learn dancing at a friendly club. Thursday, commencing Mar 1, Baptist Church Hall, 13th Avenue, 7pm-10pm. $2 entrance includes supper. Jan 544 4379


Table Tennis Tauranga
Table Tennis Memorial Hall QEYC 1-3pm social grades, 3-5pm Junior club, 5-6:45pm junior squad training, 6:45-9 Club Night. Ph Paul Henderson 021 884 021


Tauranga Machine Knitters Club
AGM at 1:30pm in small hall at Methodist Church, 13th Ave, Tauranga.


Friday 27 April


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting, 7.30pm, Tauranga Hanmer Clinic, 1235 Cameron Rd. (Behind SuperLiquour) All welcome. Ph 0800 229 675 757


Autumn/Winter Fashion Show
Hosted by The Historic Athenree Homestead/Railway Station 2-4pm. Tickets just $20 includes goodie bag & fabulous spot prizes. Bookings essential. Tickets from Ebony Boutique & Waihi Beach Chemist or ring Val New 07 8634673 for more info.


Death Café
Eat cake, drink tea & discuss death. Hosted by death education advocate. 10-12pm at Gana Cafe Papamoa. Julie 0274205375 or visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhCzN75xSKA&feature=youtu.be


Genealogy Research
Members of the Papamoa Genealogy Branch of the NZSG will be at Papamoa Library 10am-noon to assist people with their family history.


Papamoa & Districts GreyPower
AGM 12:30pm 11th May. Papamoa Community Centre/Library. Guest speaker, Barry Jackson on Asian Ports of call. All welcome. Gold coin entry. Ph Bill 578 2114 for food arrangements.


Piloga Fridays
At Arataki Community Center 10:05-11:20am. Pilates, yoga & relaxation. Ph Mel 022 187 1295 or Claudia 021 192 7706 *runs Feb 16-April 13th


Preschool Music @ St. Georges
A half hour of fun, dance & movement to music, followed by morning tea. St. Georges Church lounge (1 Church Street) 9:30am Fridays termtime. Koha


Te Puke Toy Library
New hours, new location & so much fun. Come along & check it out. Friday Playgroup & Lego Club Friday afternoon. See Facebook for details.


Saturday 28 April


Bay Network Singles Club
Social activities 55+ Dining, BBQs, outings. Phone Maureen 021 112 3307 or Jonathn 572 2091


Beth El Messianic Family
Celebrate family life with Jews & Gentiles who meet & worship as Yeshua (Jesus) & early believers did. 10am Otumoetai Primary. info@BethEl.org.nz, Joel 021 768 043


Cards
Interested in 500? Flexible evenings to suit. Ideal for central Tauranga & Mount residents. Ph Chris 572 3834


Greerton Hall Market
8am-12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Stalls inside/outside. Refreshments available. Ph/txt for site. Tricia 07 543 1487 or 027 908 2952 greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz, www facebook.com/greertonhallmarket


Kids Craft Fun
Where kids ages 5+ can express their creative side with many activities to choose from. At Whisp, Piccadilly Arcade 1-2:30pm. $20. Ph 0204 4 94477


Narcotics Anonymous
Open meeting, 7:30-8:30pm, Hanmer Clinic (behind Super Liquor), 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton


Otumoetai Tennis Club
Saturday adult tennis 1:30pm start. Bellevue Park. Windsor Road. New players welcome. Coaching available. Ph Fred 544 5088


Tauranga Scottish Society
Sequence Dance Greerton Hall tonight 7:30-10:30 $7. All welsome. Ph 576 5076


Well-being for Women
You’re invited to join the conversation on women today; our well-being & our health. 12:30-3pm at Waipuna Hospice. Ingrid 021 952 690


Sunday 29 April


Art & Artisan Fair
Last Sunday every month Black Sheep Bar & Grill Cnr SH2 & Plummers Pt Road Whakamarama 11am-3pm. Original art & artisan product contact aaafair17@gmail.com


Christianity Explored
Join us to explore, who is Jesus? Why did he come? See you at 6pm Mount Bible Chapel, Monowai St, Mount Maunganui. Len 021 230 2210


Computer Club (TGA) Inc.
Meets at Arts & Crafts Centre, Elizabeth St. West, on last Sun of the month, 9:30-12:30 pm. More info ph 571 4941


Czech School & Playgroup
Czech & Slovak Club Tga 10am-12noon, Tauranga Boys College, Devonport Rd, guests welcome! More info on www.csclubtauranga.nz/en/


Drinking With A Fork
Carl Barron Comedy show. 8pm in Addison Theatre 15+. See baycourt.co.nz for more info.


Narcotics Anonymous
Sun 7-8pm, Hanmer Clinic (behind Super Liquor), 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton. If using drugs is causing you problems, maybe we can help. 0800 NA TODAY


Sunday Sessions Music Group
Gathering of musicians, singers, music lovers of all kinds. With a relaxed, let’s have fun feel. Playing music together every Sunday 4:30pm-5:30pm. $15. Ph 0274 751 023


Tauranga Underwater Hockey Club
Meets every Sunday during school term time (except holiday weekends) at Baywave. 5pm for beginning players & 6:15pm for experienced players. More info: emailtuwh@gmail.com


Monday 30 April


Bethlehem Indoor Bowls
Meets in Bethlehem Hall Monday night. Names in by 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start. New members of all ages welcome. Ph John 027 654 1298


Chess at Mount Maunganui
Mount RSA Chess Club every Mon, 544 Maunganui Rd. 6-7:30pm during school term. Late program 7:30pm onwards. Incl casual games. Noel 579 5412


Chess in the Afternoon
Mount Chess Club. Mondays 1-4pm Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd Mt Maunganui. $3. Sets, boards,clocks & refreshments provided. Bob or Viv 575 5845 or 0274 786 282


Free Diabetes Support
If you have type one, type two or gestational diabetes ph 07 571 3422 for details of free clinics, programs & events to support your diabetes.


Junction Garden Group
Junction, a service to support those experiencing mental health issues. Join us for every Monday at Junction Office, 10:30pm-12:30pm. Ph 543 3010 for details


Mount RSA Indoor Bowls
Club nights are Monday & Thursday. 6:30 names in, start 7pm. Everyone welcome. Come & have some fun. Ph Diane 575 3480


Narcotics Anonymous
Open Meeting, Mon 7-8pm, Hillier Centre. 31 Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui. If using drugs is causing you problems, maybe we can help: 0800 NA TODAY


Omokoroa Beach Indoor Bowls
Meet at Settler’s Hall, Omokoroa Road at 1pm for 1:30pm start. Wear smooth sole shoes/slippers. New & returning members welcome. Ph Anne 548 1636




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