What's On


Sunday 21 January


A More Meaningful Life
How to achieve your new year’s resolutions. Backbenches room, Grindz Cafe, 50 First Avenue. 12pm Coffee & chat. 12:30-2:30. Watch video followed by discussion.


BEAUTIFUL, HISTORIC Athenree Homestead
& Refreshment Rooms in the old Athenree Station open 12-3pm. 360 Athenree Road, Athenree. More info on website www.athenreehomestead.org.nz


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


Computer Help for Individuals
Need help to use your computer, iPad, tablet, eReader, phone or other device. Contact the Library to book a lesson with one of our tutors. Phone 577 7177


Corkers Toastmasters
Promoting Communication & Leadership meets 3rd Sunday of month commencing 2pm Zone Cafe - upstairs 2/5B Owens Place Mount Maunganui. Inquiries Chrissy 027 296 7939


Maketu Market
3rd & 5th Sundays 7am-12pm at Maketu Village Green. Ph Pat 533 2687 or Fennis 0274 282 862


NZDA BOP Range Day
NZDA BOP branch run public open days last Sunday each month at their 300m range in TECT All Terrain Park. 9am-3pm $20 bring firearms licence.


Papamoa Outdoor Bowls
All welcome to our Roll Up’s. Sun & Wed. Register at 12:30, commences 1pm. Come & experience OUTDOOR BOWLS Geoge Spratt Reserve. Ph 574 0177 anytime.


Psychics, Healers and Mediums
The Psychic Cafe - Spiritual & Healing Centre. Door fee $10, then everything FREE. Greerton Community Hall, 1st and 3rd Sunday every month. start 7pm. www.psychiccafe.nz


Radio Controlled Model Yachts
Sundays 1:30pm & Thursdays 5:30pm, in pond behind 24 Montego Drive Papamoa, sailing Electron Yachts for fun. Adult beginners welcome. Graham 572 5419


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Tauranga Rotary Easter Booksale
Please donate books, records, Cds, Dvds, Jigsaws & Sheet music for next Rotary Charity Book sale. Ph Anne 543 5350 or Ross 544 0817


TePuke Country Music Club
Sunday 21st at 1pm at Te Puke Citizens & RSA Club. All welcome. Ph Gayle 573 8255


Monday 22 January


Achieve Toastmasters
Promoting Communication & Leadership 1st, 3rd & 5th Monday of month. St Stephens Church Hall Brookfield, Tauranga. 7:30pm-9:30pm. Inquiries to Frank or Chrissy 027 296 7939


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting, 10am, Tauranga Central Baptist church, corner 13th Ave & Cameron Rd. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting every Monday & Friday mornings at 10am. Wesley Methodist Church, 13th Ave & Cameron Rd. Ph 0800 229 6757


Argentine Tango
The dance that makes you feel” Come challenge your senses. *FREE Intro classes. *No partner required...(extra guys needed). FB/”Tango-in-Tauranga or Ph/Text Denise 020 4006 1340


Breakfast Challenge
5 Day Healthy Breakfast Challenge. We’ll help you get healthy summer. TXT Svetlana 027 616 2124


Chess In The Afternoon
The Mount Chess Club meets Mondays 1-4pm at the Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd. Equipment & refreshments provided. $3. Bob or Viv 575 5845


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


Computer Help for Individuals
Need help to use your computer, iPad, tablet, eReader, phone or other device. Contact the Library to book a lesson with one of our tutors. Phone 577 7177


Free Hearing Advice
FREE hearing check & advice on communication, devices, hearing difficulties, speechreading & living well with hearing loss groups. Ph Trish 927 6323


Indoor Bowling
Greerton Senior Citizen 33 Maitland St Greerton Mondays & Thursdays 12:45-3:30pm. $15 pa & $3 per session, afternoon tea provided. Ample parking & Wheelchair access


Meditation - Free Classes
Mondays at 10am in Bellevue. Find Peace, Balance, Joy. End Stress, Stay Healthy. Ph David or Trisha on 570 1204


Morning Prayer
Morning Prayer - Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am-9am at 53 Te Okuroa Drive Papamoa. Call Julie 0274 205 375 or visit: http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Plunket Car Seat Clinic
Is your baby's car seat safely installed? 471 Devonport Road, Tauranga. Monday & Thursday 10am-2pm. Ph 578 7813 no appointment necessary.


Qigong With Michael
Classes: Mon 1-2pm (weekly) Whisp Alternative Health Club Shop 24 Piccadilly Arcade, 43 Devonport Rd Sat: 9:30am-10:30am (weekly) Health Quarters 67 Willow St. Bookings 021 735 798 www.michaelgoodhue.com


Recycled Teenagers Gentle Exercise
50s+ & illness/injury rehabilitation. Monday & Wednesday at Tauranga Senior Citizens Club 14 Norris Street, Tuesdays St. Mary’s Church Hall. All 9am-10:30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Tauranga Rock'n'Roll Club
Lessons & Club Dancing @ Legion of Frontiersmen Hall, 165 Elizabeth Street, Tauranga. Ph Malcolm 027 592 7240 or view www.taurangarocknrollclub.org.nz for details.


Tauranga Rotary Easter Booksale
Please donate books, records, Cds, Dvds, Jigsaws & Sheet music for next Rotary Charity Book sale. Ph Anne 543 5350 or Ross 544 0817


Tauranga Senior Citizens Club
CARDS 500 & Bridge Mon & Thurs.INDOOR BOWLS Tue. Wed. Sat.14 Norris St. (behind PaknSave) 12.45pm 1pm Entry $2.00 includes afternoon tea.New Members Welcome.


Te Puke Menz Shed
Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays @ 9am at 86B No. 3 Road Te Puke. New members welcome. Ph 573 8655 or 573 6779


Womens' Art Group
We meet every Monday 9am-12pm at 68 1st Avenue. New members very welcome. Ph Annie 543 2108


Yoga & Pilates Classes
Yoga Mondays, Pilates Tuesdays & Piloga Fridays at Arataki Community Centre. Call for information, times & suitability. Mel 022 187 1295 Claudia 021 192 7706 FB: piloga@pilatesandyoganz


Tuesday 23 January


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting, St Peters Anglican Church 11 Victoria Rd Mt Maunganui. 7.30-8.30pm. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Beginner Social Dance Class
Tuesday, 27 February, 8pm, Tauranga Primary School Hall, 5th Ave or Thursday, 1 March, 7pm, Greerton Hall, 1247 Cameron Rd. Ph 5442337 or 0273221786


Cards 500
Mount Senior Citizens, 345 Maunganui Rd, Tuesdays, Thursdays 12:45pm. Further info Garry 576 3033


Free Hearing Advice
FREE hearing check & advice on communication, devices, hearing difficulties, speechreading & living well with hearing loss groups. Ph Trish 927 6323


Junction Anxiety Support Group
Junction: Peer Support & Advocacy Anxiety Support group for people wanting support around mental illness &/or addictions. 28 Carlisle Street, Greerton. 1-2pm. Ph 543 3010


Junction Coffee & Chat
Junction: Peer Support & Advocacy Coffee & Chat for people wanting support around mental illness and/or addictions. St James Church, Greerton, 10-12pm. Ph 543 3010


Junction Coffee & Chat
Junction Coffee and Chat 10am - 12pm St James Church, Greerton, Tauranga. Come and meet others for support and friendship. For details call Junction 5433010


Morning Prayer
Morning Prayer - Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am-9am at 53 Te Okuroa Drive Papamoa. Call Julie 0274 205 375 or visit: http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Otumoetai Walking Group
Meet at 9am at Kulim Park. All welcome. Ph Jim 576 7339


Plunket Car Seat Clinic
Is your baby's car seat safely installed? 13 Queen Street, Te Puke. 3rd Tuesday each month 10am-2pm. No appointment necessary.


Recycled Teenagers Gentle Exercise
50s+ & illness/injury rehabilitation. Monday & Wednesday at Tauranga Senior Citizens Club 14 Norris Street, Tuesdays St. Mary’s Church Hall. All 9am-10:30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Squence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club, St John Anglican Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd Otumoetai, 7pm-9.30pm except second Tuesday each month 3:30pm-6pm. Ph Faye 543 3280


Tauranga Acoustic Music Club
Greerton RSA 7pm. Friendly get-together, all instruments, all levels of ability. Come in & enjoy some live music. Grant 578 6448


Tauranga Astronomical Society
Observatory FREE public open night. The recent Cassini Mission’s 20 year Saturn & Moons exploration video at 7:30pm. Telescope viewing weather dependent. Fergusson Park complex.


Yoga & Pilates Classes
Yoga Mondays, Pilates Tuesdays & Piloga Fridays at Arataki Community Centre. Call for information, times & suitability. Mel 022 187 1295 Claudia 021 192 7706 FB: piloga@pilatesandyoganz


Yoga for Introspection
Improve your emotional, mental and physical wellbeing. Tuesdays, 11am - 12noon at Omanawa Hall. Contact Chatelle on 021 647 205 or chatelle.jeram@gmail.com


Wednesday 24 January


Cards 500 Mt Maunganui
Every Wednesday 1pm at St Thomas More Church, 17 Gloucester St. Refreshments provided. Weekly prizes plus aggregate. $3. All welcome. Barbara 572 4962


Cards Cribbage
Do you play crib or would like to learn? Every Wednesday at Greerton RSA 1pm sharp.Michael Ph 562 0517


Computer Help for Individuals
Need help to use your computer, iPad, tablet, eReader, phone or other device. Contact the Library to book a lesson with one of our tutors. Phone 577 7177


Easy Dance Tuition
Basic Ballroom, Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot. Modern Sequence. Beginners welcome. $5 St Johns Hall, Bureta Rd. 7pm. Ph 576 2403


Free Hearing Advice
FREE hearing check & advice on communication, devices, hearing difficulties, speechreading & living well with hearing loss groups. Ph Trish 927 6323


Kiwi Toasters
Commencing 7th February. 1st, 3rd & 5th Wednesday of the month. 3 Palm Springs Boulevard Papamoa. 5:30pm-7pm. Inquiries to Chrissy 027 296 7939


Morning Prayer
Morning Prayer - Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am-9am at 53 Te Okuroa Drive Papamoa. Call Julie 0274 205 375 or visit: http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Mount Maunganui Lioness Club
Meetings 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month. New members welcome. Meet new friends & enjoy community services & social activities Ph Christine 575 2144


Papamoa Outdoor Bowls
All welcome to our Roll Up’s. Sun & Wed. Register at 12:30, commences 1pm. Come & experience OUTDOOR BOWLS Geoge Spratt Reserve. Ph 574 0177 anytime.


Recycled Teenagers Gentle Exercise
50s+ & illness/injury rehabilitation. Monday & Wednesday at Tauranga Senior Citizens Club 14 Norris Street, Tuesdays St. Mary’s Church Hall. All 9am-10:30am. Jennifer 571 1411


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


TAURANGA EMBROIDERERS GUILD
Meets EVERY Wednesday at the Tauranga Rowing Club, Devonport Road, Tauranga 10am-2:30pm 7pm-9:30pm. Beginners very welcome. Ph Jenny Williams 07 5623757


Tauranga MidWeek Tramping Group
Tarawera Falls to outlet. Grade easy, 5 hours. Ph Garth 575 7293


Te Puke Menz Shed
Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays @ 9am at 86B No. 3 Road Te Puke. New members welcome. Ph 573 8655 or 573 6779


Unique Ukulele group
A group of players who meet to share their music at Tauranga RSA. 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month at 1pm. Ph Loma 579 5109


Thursday 25 January


Baywide Housing Advocacy Services
Having hassles with housing, landlords, flatmates, NZ, Govt Departments? FREE drop in Clinic, Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm at Baywide Community Law Offices 63 Willow Street, Tauranga.


Beginner Social Dance Class
Tuesday, 27 February, 8pm, Tauranga Primary School Hall, 5th Ave or Thursday, 1 March, 7pm, Greerton Hall, 1247 Cameron Rd. Ph 5442337 or 0273221786


Cards 500
Mount Senior Citizens, 345 Maunganui Rd, Tuesdays, Thursdays 12:45pm. Further info Garry 576 3033


Coffee & Chat Support
Junction: Peer Support & Advocacy Coffee & Chat for people wanting support around mental illness and/or addictions. St James Church, Greerton, 10-12pm. Ph 543 3010


Drop-in Meditation Classes
Beginners welcome. Classes are self-contained so you can start on any date. Cost: $15/class. At Greerton Library, 139 Greerton Rd. 7pm-8:30pm www.meditateintauranga.org


Free Hearing Advice
FREE hearing check & advice on communication, devices, hearing difficulties, speechreading & living well with hearing loss groups. Ph Trish 927 6323


French Connection
For lovers of all things French. Every second Thursday, La Mexica 4:30-6:30. Contact agohns@yahoo.co.nz for info


Indoor Bowling
Greerton Senior Citizen 33 Maitland St Greerton Mondays & Thursdays 12:45-3:30pm. $15 pa & $3 per session, afternoon tea provided. Ample parking & Wheelchair access


Junction Schizophrenia Support Group
Junction: Peer Support & Advocacy Schizophrenia Support Group for people wanting support around mental illness &/or addictions. 28 Carlisle Street, Greerton. 1-2pm. Ph 543 301


Katikati Toastmasters
Promoting Communication & Leadership meets 1st 3rd & 5th Thursday of month at 7:30pm Katikati Community Resource Centre 45 Beach Road, Katikati. Inquiries to Chrissy 027 296 7939


Meditation - Free Classes
Thursdays 7:30pm Bellevue. Ph David or Trisha at 570 1204. Find Peace, Balance, Joy. End stress, enjoy good health.


Meet The Missioner
Discuss any topic that is important to you. First 4 receive a FREE coffee! 11-12pm at Gana Cafe Papamoa. Ph Julie 0274 205 375 http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Morning Prayer
Morning Prayer - Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am-9am at 53 Te Okuroa Drive Papamoa. Call Julie 0274 205 375 or visit: http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Mount Papamoa Coffee Group
Junction Coffee & Chat 1-2pm Papamoa MacDonalds. Come & meet others for support & friendship. For details call Junction 543 3010


Plunket Car Seat Clinic
Is your baby's car seat safely installed? 471 Devonport Road, Tauranga. Monday & Thursday 10am-2pm. Ph 578 7813 no appointment necessary.


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Tauranga Cake Decorators Guild
Meets at 68 1st Ave. 3rd Thursday each month Feb to November. 4th Thursday of January. Demonstration each month. Visitors & Everyone with an interest Welcome.


Zonta Tauranga Womens Organisation
Warmly welcomes other like minded women, meet new friends championing the rights of women & girls in our community, get togethers, dinners/speakers, Suzy 021 266 5044


Friday 26 January


Acoholics Anonymous
Open meeting, 10am, Tauranga Central Baptist Church, corner 13th Ave & Cameron Rd. All welcome. Ph 0800 229 6757


Alcoholics Anonymous
Open meeting every Monday & Friday mornings at 10am. Wesley Methodist Church, 13th Ave & Cameron Rd. Ph 0800 229 6757


Chess Tauranga
Tauranga RSA Chess Club, Greerton 5-7pm, Casual & Standard length games. Standard Chess rules. Ph Werner 548 1111 http:/www.westernbopchess.weebly.com/


Comparative World Religions
Tauranga Term 1 classes on the Western belief traditions on Fridays 6-8pm, 16 Feb-6 Apr. More info & registration at www.rdc.org.nz/classes


Computer Help for Individuals
Need help to use your computer, iPad, tablet, eReader, phone or other device. Contact the Library to book a lesson with one of our tutors. Phone 577 7177


Counselling
Need to talk? First Session free at Arataki Community Centre. Every Friday. To book your appointment, please ph Karen 021 579 249


DEATH CAFE
Meet, eat cake, drink tea & discuss death. Hosted by a death education advocate. 10-12pm at Gana Cafe Papamoa. Julie 0274 20 375 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhCzN75xSKA&feature=youtu.be


Free Hearing Advice
FREE hearing check & advice on communication, devices, hearing difficulties, speechreading & living well with hearing loss groups. Ph Trish 927 6323


Genealogy Research
Members of the Papamoa Genealogy Branch of the NZSG will be at Papamoa Library 10am to 12 noon to assist people with their family research.


Genealogy Support Group
The Library support group meets on the 2nd Friday of the month either at Greerton or Tauranga Library. Experts available to assist. Register: ph 577 7177


Morning Prayer
Morning Prayer - Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am-9am at 53 Te Okuroa Drive Papamoa. Call Julie 0274 205 375 or visit: http://www.communityofstaidan.com/


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Yoga & Pilates Classes
Yoga Mondays, Pilates Tuesdays & Piloga Fridays at Arataki Community Centre. Call for information, times & suitability. Mel 022 187 1295 Claudia 021 192 7706 FB: piloga@pilatesandyoganz


Saturday 27 January


ART IN THE PARK
Coronation Park - Mt Maunganui - Art for Sale - weather permitting 9am-4pm Tauranga Society of Artists Inc


AT GREERTON HALL MARKET
8am - 12pm. Crafts, plants, produce, bric-a-brac. Stalls inside/outside. Phone/txt for site. Tricia 07 543 1487 or 027 908 2952 greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz, www.facebook.com/greertonhallmarket


At Zee Market
We have an awesome range of crafts, artisan, plants & food. Pop into 169 Elizabeth St TODAY & check out some amazing products 10am-2pm.


Balmoral Kilties Marching Team
We welcome ladies to join our fabulous sport. Ages 30-60. No experience required. Ph Anita 07 578 8996 or 0210 257 6094 evenings


LOL Laughter Wellness
Keep well on LAUGHTER - the best medicine ever. 11:00-11:45am Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Mt Maunganui. Koha. Ph Trish 022 036 6768 Email lollaughterwellness@gmail.com


LOL Laughter Wellness
Discover the joy & health benefits of hearty laughter. 11:00-11:45am Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Mt Maunganui. Koha. Ph Trish 022 036 6768 Email lollaughterwellness@gmail.com


Rusty Mannequin Clothing Sale
Women’s pre-loved clothing sale. $5-$10, cash only. Historic Village, 17th Ave, Tauranga. 9am-12pm. All proceeds to Turning Point Trust.


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Tauranga Rotary Easter Booksale
Please donate books, records, Cds, Dvds, Jigsaws & Sheet music for next Rotary Charity Book sale. Ph Anne 543 5350 or Ross 544 0817


Te Puke Menz Shed
Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays @ 9am at 86B No. 3 Road Te Puke. New members welcome. Ph 573 8655 or 573 6779


The Way Messianic Meeting
We are a community group that teaches & practices 'One New Man' principles. All ages welcome. 10am, Hillier Ctr, Mt Maunganui. Ph 021 0226 3515


WANTED Books/CDs/DVDs/Puzzles
For Mount Lions & Lioness Clubs Book Fair. Drop-off points or collection ph Pip 543 2175 or Stella 575 0685 or text details to 021 033 0795


Sunday 28 January


ART ON THE STRAND
The Strand, Tauranga - Art for Sale - weather permitting 9am-4pm Tauranga Society of Artists Inc


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


Computer Help for Individuals
Need help to use your computer, iPad, tablet, eReader, phone or other device. Contact the Library to book a lesson with one of our tutors. Phone 577 7177


Corkers Toastmasters
Promoting Communication & Leadership meets 3rd Sunday of month commencing 2pm Zone Cafe - upstairs 2/5B Owens Place Mount Maunganui. Inquiries Chrissy 027 296 7939


Frocks On Bikes
Fun family event, decorate you/your bike. Guys welcome if wearing frock! Great prizes. Registration 10am Waihi Beach Hotel. Gold coin donation. Ph Kelly 021 231 8643


NZDA BOP Range Day
NZDA BOP branch run public open days last Sunday each month at their 300m range in TECT All Terrain Park. 9am-3pm $20 bring firearms licence.


Papamoa Outdoor Bowls
All welcome to our Roll Up’s. Sun & Wed. Register at 12:30, commences 1pm. Come & experience OUTDOOR BOWLS Geoge Spratt Reserve. Ph 574 0177 anytime.


Radio Controlled Model Yachts
Sundays 1:30pm & Thursdays 5:30pm, in pond behind 24 Montego Drive Papamoa, sailing Electron Yachts for fun. Adult beginners welcome. Graham 572 5419


Sport BOP Bike Month
From group rides and bike maintenance to mountain biking, there's something for everyone in our Bike Month calendars. Plus prizes to be won! www.sportbop.co.nz/bike-month


Tauranga Rotary Easter Booksale
Please donate books, records, Cds, Dvds, Jigsaws & Sheet music for next Rotary Charity Book sale. Ph Anne 543 5350 or Ross 544 0817