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Tuesday 25 July

ABC - Avenues Badminton Club
Every Tues at Tauranga Boys’ College Gym. Juniors 6-7.30pm (term time), seniors (adults) 7.30-9.30pm. Adults $7, student $5. Delwyn 027 212 4720


Addiction Help Programme
Hanmer Clinic Tauranga ‘Significant Other’ Programme for spouses, partners, family/whanau etc who have an addiction. 7 weekly sessions starts Tues 5 Sept-17 Oct, 1pm-3pm, 1235 Cameron Rd, Greerton. Free. 579 6940 or 0800 842 426


Aglow Mt Maunganui
Salvation Army Hall, 57 Eversham Rd 9.30am. Brilliant Thinking!. Teachings from Graeme Cook’s material. Come, be inspired & enjoy prayer, praise & fellowship. Barbara 576 5870


Alcoholics Anonymous
Meet every Tues at St Peter’s Church Hall, 11 Victoria Rd, Mount 7.30-8.30pm. 0800 229 6757


Altrusa Women’s Community Service Grp
Meet 2nd Tues evening for dinner/business. 4th Tues for social evening monthly. Email: president.tauranga@altrusa.org.nz


Cards 500
Every Tues & Thurs at Mount Senior Citizen’s, 345 Maunganui Rd 12.45pm. Garry 576 3033


Euchre
Have fun playing Euchre. Tuesday at Greerton RSA 7-9pm. $2 per session. 543 3441.


Falun Dafa
Ancient wisdom applicable in 2017. Welcome to Free Exercise and Meditation Classes during school terms. Huia Rm, Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd, Bayfair @ 7pm. Ph/text Judy on 021 0425 398


Fitness League
Ladies exercise with dance, weights, floor work every Tues at St Columba Church, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Cherrywood 9.30-10.30am. Gloria 021 139 2448


Free Community Fit Club
Low impact, full muscle workout. Historic Village 9.15am. 576 3642 or jen@nzhealthnow.com


Friends of the Library
Mt Maunganui Library Book Group meets 10am. Theme this month – America. All welcome. Gail 574 3376


Greerton Lions Club
1st & 3rd Tues of month at Fairway Lounge, Tauranga Racecourse 6pm. Bill 543 4424


Inachord Chorus
Womens singing group. New director, new direction Bethlehem Community Church Building. 183 Moffat Rd, Bethlehem 7.15. Debbie 021 1291 126 or 548 2483


Israeli Dancing
Every Tues, Gate Pa Primary School, Cameron Rd 7-8pm. All ages welcome, no partner required. Maria 544 1680/022 165 2114


Junction Mental Health
Peer Support & Advocacy. Coffee & chat at St James’ Hall, Greerton 10am-12pm. 543 3010


Katikati Bridge Club
2 sessions a week. Tues 1pm & Weds 7pm. Alison 549 0797 (Tues) or Lyn 552 0924 (Weds)


Otumoetai Matua Walking Group
Every Tues at Kulim Park 9am. 576 7339


Petanque
Bayfair Petanque Club, every Tues & Thurs at Russley Drive 1pm. Equipment & coaching available. Margie 542 0084 or 021 0293 7459


Petanque - Tga/BOP Club
Club Mt Maunganui 1pm start. Equip available, coaching given. Linda 544 2818


Sequence Dancing
Tauranga Social & Leisure Club, every Tues in St John Anglican Church Hall, 94 Bureta Rd 7-9.30pm except 2nd Tues each month, afternoon dancing 3.30-6pm. Visitors welcome. Murray 576 3294


South City Indoor Bowls
Club night (Battle of the sex’s) at Greerton Hall 7.30pm. Mary 541 0687


Supreme Dance Centre
6-Week Social Beginner Dance Class commencing Tues, 25 July, 7pm, Tauranga Primary School Hall, 31 5th Ave or Wed, 26 July, 6.30pm. Welcome Bay School Hall, 309 Welcome Bay Rd. Learn Rock & Roll, Cha Cha, Waltz & more. Sonia 544 2337 or 027 322 1786


Taoist Tai Chi
New beginners class starting July 1pm, 15 Kiromiko St Judea, all welcome to come and give it a go Ph/Text Wade 021 606 133


Tauranga Astronomical Society
Tonight’s programme - Stars and their parameters including a talk on Star Clusters. Also what is beyond Pluto? Fergusson Park Observatory 7.30pm.


Tauranga Meditation Group
Intro to meditation classes 1st Tues of month 7-8.30pm. General classes every 2nd & 4th Saturdays of the month. $5 koha. Blind Foundation, 160 17th Ave, Tauranga. (Vehicular access opposite Historic Village)


Tauranga Samba
Brazilian drumming/percussion at Mount Sports Centre cnr Hull & Maunganui Rds 7.15-9.15pm. No experience needed. Rob 021 232 7185


Tauranga Scrabble Club
Tues at Tauranga Bridge Club, Ngatai Rd 8.50am. 3 games $3. New players welcome. 544 8372


Tauranga Target Rifle Club
Shooting every Tues 7pm. Ellis 578 0098


Tauranga Toastmasters
Weekly at Tauranga Lyceum Club 7.15 - 9.30pm. Learn public speaking & leadership skills. Alan 544 5989


Widows’ and Widowers’ Club
 


Wednesday 26 July

Age Concern Walking Group
Bayfair Bus Stop. Ph 578 2631


Alcoholics Anonymous
Reflections at Te Puke every Weds at Te Puke Baptist Church, Station Rd 7.30-8.30pm. 0800 229 6757


Alpha Marriage Course
Need a fresh idea for date nights in July/August? Invest in your marriage; strong, loving and lifelong relationship doesn’t happen by chance for the next 7 weeks. Lifezone Church, 7 Oak Lane, Judea, Tauranga 7:15pm - 9pm $50 a couple - dessert/coffee provided during the course (study booklet included) Register at office@lifezone.church


Belly Dancing with Arabian Spice
Every Weds at St Columba Church Hall, 502 Otumoetai Rd, Tauranga 6.30-8.30pm. 0211 245 982 or 576 4112 arabianspicebd@gmail.com


Bipolar Support Group
Support for people with Bipolar. 6.30-7.30pm. Junction 543 3010 for info or if you require transport


Bolivia
Every Wednesday 1-4pm Lyceum Club, 8 Palmer Court Te Puke. Entry $3 includes refreshments. Beginners welcome. Ph Marie 573 9219


Bowls Indoor
Every Weds & Fri at Mount Senior Citizen’s, 345 Maunganui Rd 12.45pm. Nancy/Ernie 575 4650


Community Bible Study International
Every Weds at City Church, 252 Otumoetai Rd 7-9pm. Bible study on “The Book of Genesis.” Julie 552 4068


Community Tai Chi Class
Bethlehem Hall 1-2pm. First lesson free. Term concession rate. Qualified tutor & instructor Trish member AATC.


EmployNZ Offer Free Courses
Welcome Bay Community Centre 9.30am to 10.30am, find out more about the free Retail, Hospitality, IT, Foundation Skills and Fitness Courses. Call Sally on 027 652 1429 for more information.


Fernlands Water Exercise Class
Every Weds 10.45-11.45am. Suitable for accident or illness rehabilitation. Helpful in weight loss or arthritis. Classes held rain or shine but not during school holidays. Jennifer 571 1411


Gate Pa Indoor Bowls
Championship Triples at Greerton Hall 7pm. Names in book. Wallace Cup. Kevin 543 4044


Greerton Scout Group - Cub Pack
Open to boys/girls yrs 4-6. Meet Weds during school term at Greerton Scout Hal, Hynds Rd, Tauranga 5.30-7pm. Email: greertonscouts@outlook.com


Healing Rooms
Experience God’s healing touch, Weds 1-3pm. No charge all ages welcome. Now upstairs at Graced Op Shop, cnr 11th Ave & Christopher St. 021 110 0878.


Kiwi Toasters
Building communication & leadership. 1st, 3rd & 5th Weds of the month 3 Palm Springs Boulevard (same building as Palm Springs Pharmacy) 5.30pm-7 pm. Chrissy 027 296 7939


Let’s Learn
Courses, classes, workshops, activities - options galore. www.letslearn.co.nz Shelley 544 9557


Mah Jong
Every Weds at Tauranga Citz Club cnr Cameron Rd/13th Ave 12.45-4pm. Wendy 579 2851


NZSO
Alexander Shelley returns to Baycourt Addison Theatre (Classical) 7.30pm www.ticketek 0800 ticketek


Papamoa Outdoor Bowls
Roll Ups Weds & Sun, Gordon Spratt Reserve 12.45pm. Gail 574 0177


Scottish Country Dancing
Every Weds at Senior Citizen’s Hall, Maunganui Rd 7pm. Lynne 573 5055


Tauranga Embroiderers’ Guild
Every Weds at Tauranga Rowing Club, Devonport Rd 10am - 2.30pm & 7.30-9.30pm. Beginners welcome. Jenny 07 219 7740


Tauranga Jazz Society Jazz Jam
Head to the Mount Social Club for an open jazz jam. Jam starts at 6.30. Ph Jeff 021 820 513


Tauranga Mid-Week Tramping Group
Tuahu from Hot Springs Rd towards Motutapere Hut via Abseil Rock. Grade mod/hard, approx. 6.0 hrs. Bruce 543 1034


Tauranga Table Tennis
All grades. Singles & Doubles. Memorial Hall 12.45 - 3pm. Mixed Social Doubles 7.30 - 9.30pm. Roy 578 7800


Te Puke Spiritual & Healing Centre
Meeting 2nd & 4th Wednesdays. Doors open 6.30 Entry $5 includes raffles & refreshments. Lyceum Club 8 Palmer Court. Kerry 021 607 797


Toastmasters - City Early Start
 


Thursday 27 July

A Place to Bee
Free craft session every Thurs at Lighthouse Church 11am - 1pm. Learn a new skill, have coffee, meet new friends & have a chat


Adult Adoptee’s Support Tauranga
Meet every 2nd Thursday 6pm Oyster Catcher room Arataki Community Center Zambuk Way Bayfair. Scott 027 565 6459


Bay City Rockers
Social Rock n Roll dancing as well as Neon Moon, Rock n Roll Waltz. Every Thurs at Senior Citizen’s Hall, Norris St 7-9.30pm. $3 entry. Gavin 027 643 6222 or Steve 027 277 9569


Community Bible Study International
Every Thurs at 14th Ave Gospel Centre 10am - 12pm for a Bible study on “The Book of Matthew.” Jack/Betty 544 3809


EmployNZ Free Course
Tauranga Library 10 – 11am to find out more about the free Retail, Hospitality, IT, Foundation Skills & Fitness Courses. Sally 027 652 1429


Fitness League
Safe, effective, low impact exercise to music using the Bagot Stack technique. Helps posture, balance & stamina. Free 1st class. Thurs: Central Baptist Church Hall, cnr 13th Ave/Cameron Rd 9.30am. Weds: Katikati Memorial Hall 10am. Pam 549 4799 or 021 117 7170


Free Guitar Lessons
Every Thurs at Historic Village 10-11.30am. Limited to 3 people per day. Register with Joseph 020 408 97462


Free Meditation Classes
Every Thurs at Meredith Hall, Fraser St, Merivale (near Yatton Park) 7.30pm. Enjoy good health & better quality of sleep. David 570 1204


French Connection
For lovers of all things French. Meet fortnightly Thurs at La Mexica on the Strand 4.30-6.30pm. agohns@yahoo.co.nz


Friends of the Library
Greerton Library Chat Group meets 10am for tea/coffee. Chris Baskett from Books A Plenty will initiate a discussion - What’s trending in the world of books. All welcome. Pam 571 2566


Happiness & Our Mind
Drop-in meditation classes, beginners welcome. Classes are self-contained so start any date. Every Thurs at Greerton Library, 139 Greerton Rd 7-8.30pm. Cost $15 per class. www.meditateintauranga.org


Katikati Toastmasters
Building communication & leadership1st, 3rd & 5th Thurs of the month. Katikati Community Resource Centre, 45 Beach Rd Katikati. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Chrissy 027 296 7939


Mount/Papamoa Coffee & Chat
Junction Mental Health Peer Support & Advocacy 1-2pm. Transport available if required. 543 3010


Narcotics Anonymous
Closed men’s meeting every Thurs at Waipuna Park Hall, 25 Kaitemako Rd, Welcome Bay 7.30-8.30pm.


OPERA Forum
The Daughter Of The Regiment. Donezzeti’s wonderful romp with a tomboy and a regiment of fathers, comedy, romance and vocal pyrotechnics.Tickets from Bureta Pharmacy or House of Travel Spring St. Complimentary wine and canapés. 07 577 0583


Orange City Square & Round Dance
Tues morning 10am. Weds plus, Thurs club night & new learner class, 7.30pm. Frontiersmen’s Hall. 543 1063


Petanque
Bayfair Petanque Club, every Tues & Thurs at Russley Drive 1pm. Equipment & coaching available. Try a new sport. Margie 542 0084 or 021 0293 7459


Simplee Cre8ive
Every Thurs at Arataki Community Centre, Bayfair 9am - 2.30pm. All crafts. Jenny 574 7401


Sunshine Dance Group
Learn sequence dancing every Thurs at Baptist Church Hall, cnr 13th Ave/Cameron Rd 7-8.30pm followed by dancing until 10pm. $2pp entrance includes supper. Jan 544 4379


Taoist Tai Chi
Exercise for body and mind. A new beginners class starts Thursday 6th July 5:30-7.00pm, 15 Koromiko Street. All welcome. Diane 021 343324.


Tauranga Heart Support Group
Low impact group exercise class for those with or at risk of heart & associated diseases. Mon & Thurs at City Church, Otumoetai Rd 9.30-10.30am. $4pp. Diana 021 0476 155


Tennis Seniors WBOP
Players 35 years plus. Tauranga Lawn Tennis Club, Wharepai Domain 9am - 12pm. $3 ball fee. Lynda tsw-bop@gmail.com 021 057 6601


Te Puke Branch NZ Soc Genealogists
Meets 4th Thursday of each month, Te Puke Library 10am - 3.00pm. Max 573 9971


Uniquely Paul Ubana Jones
Playing at X Space Baycourt 7.30pm www.ticketek.co.nz 0800 ticketek


Your Thoughts Create Your Life
Change your life by changing your thoughts. Documentary, discussion and practice. 2-4pm. Booking essential.TEXT 02102742502 Koha.


Women’s Singing Group
 


Friday 28 July

Cards 500
Senior Citizens Te Puke every Friday 12.45 -3pm. Lyceum Club, 8 Palmer Court Te Puke. New members welcome. Brian 573 9444


Chess Tauranga
Tauranga RSA, Greerton 5-7pm, for the whole family. Includes standard length and casual chess. Standard chess rules. Werner 548 1111 http:/www.westernbopchess.weebly.com/


Counselling
Need to talk? First session free at Arataki Community Centre. To book your appointment Karen 021 579 249


Embrace Dancing Classes
Learn West Coast Swing. First class free. Elizabeth Street Community Centre 6.45pm. Vero 021 191 161 embrace.dancing@gmail.com


Friday Fun Night Light Party
Come on down to Greerton Aquatic & Leisure Centre for Friday Fun Night. Enjoy heaps of fun, music & games.Tickets: Only $5 per child with family passes available! Greerton Aquatic & Leisure Centre


Genealogy Research
Members of Papamoa Genealogy Branch at Papamoa Library 10am – 12pm to assist researchers with their family history.


Greerton Indoor Bowling Club
Amity Triples, Tauranga City Silver Band Hall, Yatton St. Names in by 7.15pm. Sally 571 8914


Mah Jong - Mt Maunganui
Every Fri at St Andrew’s Church Hall, Dee St 12.45-4pm. Joy 578 7310


Table Tennis Tauranga
Memorial Hall. Social doubles singles 1-3pm. Junior Club 3.30-5.30pm. Training squad 5.30-7pm. Club night 7.30-9.30pm. Paul 021 884 021


Tauranga Lyceum Club
Women’s friendship club. Catered lunch first Fri of month & dinner 3rd Weds with interesting speakers. Other activities include painting, music & bridge. 68 1st Ave. Margaret 543 3244


The Night Owl Markets