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Lions Club of Napier Host
Napier Lions welcomes new members! Join in the fun and
fellowship of the Club and assist in community projects. Club
nights are the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. For further
information please contact Trevor 843 5775
Art at the studio with Helen Dynes
Art at the Barn House , now in Emerson Street!
Classes, Mon/Tues 10-12.30pm, Tues evenings 6.30pm-
8.30pm, $20. Saturday 24th Sept 'Mixed Media/
abstract art'. Full-day Exploring painting techniques on
canvas. $75 includes morning tea/cheese&wine. Own
materials or extra fee applies. Limited places. Phone
Asthma Hawke's Bay ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
will be held at Napier RSA Norfolk Lounge, Vautier Street,
NAPIER on Wednesday 5 October, commencing at
3.00pm. RSVP: If attending please advise Asthma
Hawke s Bay Ph 835 0018 by 29 September
Avatar Course Free Intro nights
Join us for an opportunity to explore how your beliefs are
affecting your reality and how you can use the Avatar
tools to change the blueprint you operate from. The intro
nights are filled with awakening to new possibilities and
discovering the preciousness of life. If you are interested
in creating the rest of your life more deliberately or if you
have found yourself in a repeating pattern that you would
like to change, we feel you will find The Avatar Course to
be very inspiring and empowering. Come to an Avatar
Course Intro Night. You'll be taking the first step on
a journey of SELF discovery. Call to book your place.
Jen McGregor 021-244-9930 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bruce McGregor 021-246-3667 email@example.com
Learn the lovely Oldtime clawhammer banjo style from
the Appalachian Mountains. Accomplished player of 15
years in West Virginia. Teaching fiddle tunes, songs and
ballads, beginners through to advanced. You will need to
have a banjo. $15 per group lesson, 7pm every 2nd Wed.
Call Helena 824 3262.
Beginners Social Dancing
Munro Dance Studio Taradale. Learn the Waltz, Foxtrot,
Cha Cha and Rock n Roll. Just enough to get you up and
moving instead of sitting, watching others. Tuesdays
7.15pm - 8.30pm. Next 7 week course starting on
Tuesday, October 4th. Phone Margaret 844-6119
BELLIZONE BELLY DANCE
Middle Eastern Dance & Performance Art. 8 week
Foundation Course Belly Dance From the Heart Method .
Thursday nights 7-8 pm, last course for 2011 starts 29th
September. Pacific Surf Life Saving Club, Marine
Parade, Napier (behind Ocean Spa). Register with Lisa
022-034-0268 or email RainbowRoseEnterprises@gmail.com
Best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) in HB
Come and learn the most advanced form of grappling
available at TCMANZ, by the ONLY authentic BJJ Black
Belt instructor in HB, Shayne Cox. We Guarantee that
YOU will learn BJJ faster and use it quicker than any
other martial art. BJJ works, simple as that. Confidence,
fitness and great friendships all start here. We are just
ordinary people who are learning an extraordinary
martial art. This is the place for you! Come and be a part
of our team. Phone: 844-4059 Facebook: "Twin City
Martial Arts" or Web: www.tcma.co.nz
BODY FUSION - PILATES
Pilates mat classes at all levels in Napier, Hastings and
Haumoana. Hastings fully equipped Studio with tra-
ditional Pilates apparatus offers personal programmes for
your specific needs. Beginners Special - Save 20% !!!
Register now for our next course starting in October.
Childrens Martial Arts
Want your child to learn more than kick and punch. Want
your child to learn to make good decisions? Want them to
cope with negative peer pressure? Respect, focus, self-
discipline? Compassion for others? For your child then
call us 844 4059 or visit www.twincitymartialarts.co.nz
Citizens Advice Bureau Napier
WANT A REAL, LIVE PERSON TO TALK TO?
SOMEONE WHO CAN LISTEN, ADVISE AND DISCUSS
YOUR OPTIONS? Our services are free and confidential
with trained, friendly, people ready and willing to help.
NO problem is too big or small. Behind the Community
Service Rooms, Memorial Square, opposite new Breakers
Restaurant. Ph 835-9664. We open Monday to Friday 9am
to 4 pm. FREE LEGAL service, Saturday mornings (except
holiday weekends) 9.30 to 10.30 am.
J.P. Service available Mon to Wed 10.00am to 12.00pm and
Thurs to Fri 1.00pm to 3.00pm
Connections Outlet Shop....Bill Hercock St, Pirimai
Call in and see our REVAMPED SHOP - NEW LOOK -
NEW summer stock. Great range of Clothing, Pictures,
Suitcases, Books, Records, Tapes etc 1/2 price sales bin.
Volunteers Needed !
DIABETES NZ HAWKES BAY
Providing information, support and education in Hawkes
Bay, community talks, radio kidnappers monthly pro-
gramme, resources and books to borrow, and more!
Old Council Building, 1 Lee Rd, Taradale ph 8453912
Free 4-Week Education Programme starts in Napier
on Wednesday 5th October 10am - 12noon. Bookings nec.
DO YOU LOVE TO SING?
If you re an active lady who loves to sing why not come
along and experience just how much fun and friendship
we enjoy. SOUNDS OF HAWKE'S BAY CHORUS -We
meet Mondays 7.15pm, Clive School, School Road, Clive.
Details: Phone Millie 835-5755 or Leslie 844-7845
DOVE Hawke's Bay
Violence and abuse in the family is NEVER acceptable.
DOVE Hawke s Bay supports victims and abusers to SAY
NO TO FAMILY VIOLENCE. For support and programmes
focused on safety and building respectful relationships
phone 843 5307. Stop the hurting. Start the healing.
Drop in Centre
For lonely people who need someone to talk to, those
needing prayer or to relax and enjoy complimentary cuppa
with biscuits at All Saints Church, Cnr Church and Puketapu
Road, Taradale on Mondays and Tuesdays 10am - 12noon.
Requests for prayers may also be sent by post.
FREE Literacy Help
As many as 1 in 5 adults can't read this. At Literacy
Aotearoa Hawke s Bay adults learn to improve their
reading, writing , spelling or maths and how to deal with
daily situations. Learn what you want. It won t cost you!
Call us 835-5544 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR A NATURAL
Please phone or email us to book in for a Supervised
Naturopathic Teaching Clinic with graduating students at
Lotus Holistic Centre. Consultations are free. Charges for
blood tests, herbal remedies and supplements may apply.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays, August-November 2011.
FUTURECOL TRAINING COLLEGE
Hospitality Training and Qualifications: Food Hygiene,
LCQ, H.A.C.C.P Planning, Barista, Customer Service
plus others to meet local Council compliancy or staff
training requirements. For course details delivered at
either our Ellison Road, Hastings Campus or Herschell
Street, Napier Training Centre: contact us 06 878-5428
Eskdale School PTA Garden Ramble
Sunday 30th October 9-4pm. $20 for adults. Children
under 12 free. Ten inspiring gardens to visit. Garden art
and craft, Devonshire teas, Sausage Sizzle and stalls.
Tickets available from Mitre 10, Mission View gardens
and BerryTasty or Eskdale school.
email@example.com Ph Ginny 836-5494
God created us and loves us.
His ten commandments summarised: Love God above all
else. Love those around you as you love yourself. Our
bodies die, but our souls (thoughts/morals, etc) live on to
one day face God s judgment. Prepare now, life without
God will be hell. Lyle 842-2244, firstname.lastname@example.org
Grey Power Napier and Districts
Grey Power meets every 3rd Tuesday of each month at
1.30pm at the Tamatea Community Church, 1 York
Avenue, Tamatea. For further information please phone
Jane McGuffie 835 4476 Grey Power --- the active
organisation for the over 50's
HB Lawn Tennis and Squash Club
SQUASH, 3 courts, visitors welcome. Club nights starting
again soon, Seniors: Monday/7pm Juniors: Friday/5pm
Teenagers: Friday/7pm TENNIS, Club Day: Saturday/
1.30pm Midweek Tuesday & Friday/9am. Professional
Simon Winter available PETANQUE Friday 6pm/
Saturday 2pm RESTAURANT Wednesday & Friday 6pm
843-6573, 13 Higgins St, Marewa, www.hblts.co.nz
HB ORCHID SOCIETY
Are you interested in orchids? Join the friendly
members at our monthly meetings 1st Monday of every
month 7.30pm at the Taradale Rotary Lounge, Taradale
Town Hall. Orchids on display, cultural discussions, raffles,
new members welcome. Enquiries Pres Barabara 845 1333
HB ROCK and Roll
We offer 6 week beginner lessons with friendly, super
patient tutors. Lessons are held in Hastings on Wednesday
evenings followed by club night social dancing. Individuals
or couples of all ages welcome. Enrolment necessary by
phoning Jennifier James 878 3978
Japanese Made Easy for Beginners & Beyond
Do you want to learn or practice your Japanese language
skills? The H.B. Japan Society in conjunction with E.I.T. host
free Japanese lessons & conversation, Tuesday 7-9pm. Room
100 (near Scholars Restaurant) No experience necessary.
Want to know more? Chieko 844-1665 or 835-7673
Karate in the heart of Napier! Kids Teens Adults - NOW!
We ve expanded our schedule - contact us! Shotokan
Karate is an intense physical art and an outstanding mind-
body exercise. It s a decisive method of self-defense, an
exciting sport, and a proven way to develop discipline and
self-control for kids, and manage stress for adults. There is
nothing like it! Separate youth/adult sessions. Chief
Instructor Edmond Otis, a senior lecturer in Health & Sport
Science at EIT, is internationally known as a competitor,
instructor, coach, and judge. Call: 021-275-0226
Learn the Strongest Karate. 3-6yr olds try our Pee Wee
Karate class, 7yrs+ try the 5:30-6:30pm traditional karate
class. Prefer to train with adults? Our 7pm class is
ideal. We ve been teaching Karate for 10 years, call us on
845-0292 for a class that s right for you.
Learn to play a musical instrument
Banjo, Mandolin, Ukelele, Guitar, classical rhythm and
lead. Lap and pedal steel guitar. Piano singing and
theory. For more information about the rewards of music
phone 845 3877 or 845 1651 Amalgamated Music Studios
ACC Support-Action Group (HB) Inc
Offering help with ACC problems and advocacy support
for review and court appeals. We re concerned at the
ongoing problems claimants experience and invite you to
attend a meeting held 1st-3rd Tuesday each month, 1pm
Lifeline office, Lee Road, Taradale. Enquiries Leila
844-5053 or Jill 835-7566
AHURIRI ART SCHOOL:
For all abilities & ages -- learn art techniques & gain skills
in a variety of mediums. 19 Waghorne St, Ahuriri 834-4686,
Nic 027-255-2002 Visit us at www.ahuririartschool.co.nz for
Term 4 Courses, Holiday Classes & Guest Artists/Tutors
RAKAI KARAITIANA 1-2 Oct SHEYNE TUFFERY 5-6 Nov
M.E. and Fibromyalgia Support Group
Support/information group meets 3rd Monday of each
month Little Elms Orchard Road 10am. Come along for
morning tea, listen to guest speakers from various
health groups and community organisations speak on
subjects which are relevant to your illness. Contact Liz
844-4645 email@example.com or call/text 027-224-9525
MES AMI SOCIAL WINE CLUB
Meet new friends, enjoy wine tastings. Come along and
have fun on our Wine Bus Tour - Saturday 24
September. For more information contact Dani, mes.a-
firstname.lastname@example.org or check website www.mes-
ami.co.nz - please note - due to bus trip & rugby, no
meeting on 22 September
Doctor Maria Montessori
passionately devoted her life to observing and studying
children and their needs. Your child can benefit from our
purposeful activities and method of teaching @
Montesorri 3-6 in Napier. Our trilingual focus is unique
and we offer English, Te Reo and introductory Spanish.
Our 2 teachers are both primary and early childhood
trained and are supported by part-time language
assistance. Montessori has been successful for over 100
years and there are over 22,000 Montessori Schools
around the world. Visit us and discover the difference.
Phone Vicky on 833-6970 to book your appointment.
20+10, ECE and WINZ available
Napier Al-Anon Family Group
Are you troubled by someone else s drinking? We could help
you find some answers. Our Napier meeting is on Tuesdays
at Jacaranda House, 59 Kennedy Road. (Please use Vigor
Brown St entrance) from 7.30-8.30pm Your anonymity will be
respected. Enquiries phone 835 0591
Napier Arts Club
122 Vigor Brown Street. Companionship while you enjoy
your art. Beginners - Artists members will help you get
started either on Monday night at 7pm or Wednesday
from 6pm or weekday of your choice. We also have a
great reference library. Phone Doreen 844-3606 or
NAPIER Guiding Connection Spiritual & Healing Centre
An informal gathering of like-minded people gaining &
teaching an understanding of spiritualism. Sundays 7pm,
Greenmeadows East Community Hall, Tait Drive.
Guests this Sunday - Geoff and Claire Morgan - Clairvoyants
Toastmaster is not just about Public Speaking, it s about
gaining skills, self-confidence and knowledge in how to
talk to people in groups.We meet in the Greenmeadows
East Community Centre, 7-9pm, 2nd & 4th Monday
monthly. Guests welcome. Contact Craig 842-0483,
Sarah 878-1255 or just come along!
NAPIER TOY LIBRARY
We lend 1200+ toys at affordable prices. Membership $10
(monthly) $60 (annual). Tuesdays/ Saturdays 9.30am-
1pm, Wednesdays 3.30pm-6pm 58 West Quay Ahuriri
(beside Shed2 carpark) 835-5951 www.toylibraries.co.nz
FAMILY FUN FOR ALL AGES!
New to Hawke's Bay?
Settlement Support will help you find information,
services and link you to social activities. Call for
appointment: 834-4171, or come in and see us.
Napier Ground floor, Library Building, Station Street,
Community Development Department. Monday-Friday
9am-4.30pm, Hastings Library on Tuesdays 2pm-4pm.
www.napier.govt.nz keyword = migrant.
Omni Gymnastic Centre
Gymnastic for all ages, abilities from pre-school to adults.
Qualified coaches in fully equipped gym. New Zealand
gymnastic awarded programmes (competitive/recreational). 58
Flanders Ave, Onekawa. For further information phone
843-5410 We have vacancies in our trampoline class
Wednesday 5.30-6.30pm and our new Pre School class
Pre-school children from birth---five years. We are a parent-
run playgroup meeting Monday s and Friday s at the hall cnr
Wycliffe and Morris Spence Ave from 9.15-11.15am.
Fantastic play equipment, educational toys, books and
creative art programmes. $2 per child per session (casual)
includes morning tea. Phone Kylie 843-3186
Op Shop and Church
St Andrews, 110 Charles St, Westshore. Ph 835 0116
Sale of all electrical goods, faxes, printers, phones etc.
Make an offer! Winter and summer scarves only 50 cents
each. New selection of books for sale. Linen, kitchenware,
jigsaws, children s knitted garments and lots more.
Order your World Class ABS 2011 NZ tee today
Get behind the national Rugby team and give back to your
community with $3 per tee going to a LOCAL school,
sports club or charity of YOUR choice. Be proud that
we re a host city order online before September 11
OTANE SUNDAY MARKET
When: Every Sunday 9.30am-1.30pm Where: Otane Hall.
Come and see what s growing on. Something for
everyone. Quality homegrown plants, produce,
preserves, crafts, jewellery, textiles, soups, sizzles and
more. Helping our community. New stall holders wel-
come. Phone Grace 021-144-3557 / 06 856-6675
Is your eating, food or weight a problem? Maybe
Overeaters Anonymous can help. Meeting 1pm Saturdays
at West Room Memorial Community Rooms, Clive Square,
Napier. Donation only. Contact 842 1563
Pacific Surf Life Saving Club
AGM Sunday 2nd October 2011 at 2:00pm, Pacific
Clubrooms. All members welcome Training for all age
groups and anyone looking to refresh their skills on
lifesaving can come to Onekawa Pools on Sundays from
10:30-11:30am. For more information please contact
Karen at 844-1879.
PARENTS CENTRE TOTS & TODDLERS TOY LIBRARY
Open alternate Thursdays 9am-1pm from 31st March.
1 Lee Road (entrance behind Taradale Town Hall) Infant
and Toddler toys at affordable prices. Memb from $10
Parenting books, Nursery equipment and infant carseat
hire. www.parentscentre.org.nz/napier Answerphone 835-3743
PHUNTSOK CHOELING, HB Buddhist Centre
Calm-Abiding Meditation Mondays 5:30pm,
Wednesdays 6:30pm, Saturdays 11:30am. Chenrezig
Compassion Meditation Wednesdays 5:30pm. By
donation.Teachings on Heart Sutra and Prajnaparamita
Empowerment with Lama Choedak Rinpoche 24-25th
September. Public Talk EIT LT1 Friday Sept 23rd 7pm
'Forgiveness -- The Art of Letting Go'. 083294108
Playcentre is Quality ECE:
Parents as first and best educators * play and learn
alongside your children * fun and friendships * birth to
school age * FREE parenting education "Wha
ˉ nau tupu
ˉ tahi - Families growing together" Contact
Playcentre Association on 878 5908. 11 Playcentres in
Hawke s Bay www.playcentre.org.nz
Rainbow Umbrella After School Care
The OSCAR Foundations Regional Award Winner -
"Best New OSCAR Programme".
Specialised after school care for children and young
people with disabilities. Fun, care and friendship in a safe
environment. Limited places. transport available. Contact
Jeannine 021-0221-8225 or 844-7750
Napier Red Cross Shop
35 Cadbury Rd, Onekawa, 10am-4pm Monday to Friday.
Ph 843-0013. Bargains in pre-loved clothing, shoes, linen,
kitchenware, books and toys. Toddlers/babies hand-knitted
garments. Next Week: All ORANGE ticket clothing half price
Always pleased to have wool donated for our Knitting
Learn Salsa, the Latin partner dance. Classes in Hastings
and Napier. $10 per class. Register Now for next
Beginners' Courses starting October. Improvers level
classes currently running for those who have completed
a beginners course. For information
www.salsaclub.co.nz Phone/Text 027-494-2029
SALSA @PG Arena, Taradale.
Join the fun of Salsa Dancing. A new 4week beginners
course starts the first Monday of each month REGISTER
NOW text your name & email to 027-4158432. We also
hold weekly classes for Improvers & Intermediate levels.
We encourage you to bring a partner, however it is not
essential. August Events: FREE Social Dancing
Evenings at the Taradale Club 8pm Friday 5th & 19th
open to all dancers (Ballroom, Salsa, Latin, New vogue,
Tango, Swing). Fiesta: Friday 26th 8pm at the Gintrap,
tickets available at class. www.bailamos.co.nz (follow us
on Facebook) www.salsahb.co.nz Ph/Text: 027 415 8432
Second-Hand Book Sale
at Napier Library every fourth Thursday & Friday of
the month from 9.30am -- 5pm. Prices start at just 50c for
obsolete stock. This month we will be selling non-fiction,
biographies and musical theatre books so come along
and grab a bargain at Napier Library.
SeniorNet Napier Inc
Offering the opportuity for older adults (55 years and
older) to enter the world of computers in a relaxed,
enjoyable way among a similar age group. Friendly, small
(five student) classes, in weekly two hour lessons
covering many aspects of computing. Membership/
course application material available Phone 844-6393
Separated Fathers' Support - Kids need Dads too
Are you a separated father? Problems seeing your kids?
If you feel your children don t see you enough, you are not
alone. We can help.
Call 022 659 3428 www.hb.separatingfathers.co.nz
Looking for babies and their parents...
Playcentre is looking for babies aged birth - 6 months to
join SPACE a three/four term programme of weekly
sessions which includes meeting new parents, discussion
about child development and learning, time to play,
sound, movement, books. Contact Robin 870-4099
TARADALE RSA Concert Party
This group was formed 43 years ago and comprises an
enthusiastic group of about 30 men and women whose
aim is to "present a high standard of entertainment". The
type of entertainment has been described as "Vaudeville"
with chorus and solo singing, interspersed with sketches,
magic and comedy items. Preparations are being made
now for our 2012 production, the season starts with
rehearsals and then goes on the road through August to
October. Those interested in stage presentation, singing or the
arts, will enjoy being with this talented fun loving group.Contact
Fayne Woodham at 845-1664 or Janet Rigby 844-1644
Taekwon-Do for spirited seniors
Improve your flexibility, balance, concentration co-
ordination, energy, motivation and confidence, whilst
learning new skills. Expressions of interest are sought
from those keen to participate in daytime classes
designed for all ages and levels of fitness. SPARC
approved Taekwon-Do classes are run by a husband and
wife team teaching traditional Taekwon-Do (ITF). Work
with mature instructors who have policing and teaching
backgrounds, with internationally recognised instructing,
examining, and umpiring qualifications. Take advantage
of health benefits whilst training at your pace. Check out
www.rtrtkd.co.nz or phone 021 032 3289.
Coaching sessions offered for persons wanting to resolve
inner conflict, find motivation for new directions or seek
greater fulfilment. Can also assist with limiting behaviours
related to stress, anxiety, phobias, grief, addictions,
smoking cessation. Contact Kevin Lloyd, Dip Life
Coaching, certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming
Practitioner. Phone 876-3463; 027-522-7302.
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