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'Second-Hand book sale at Napier Library
running throughout December. Visit our sales table where
prices start at just 50 cents for obsolete stock. Non-fiction,
fiction and children s. Come along and grab a bargain at
PRISONERS AID Hawkes Bay
Offering support and reintegration services to
offenders and their families/whanau, including social
and practical support, visits to inmates and help with
release plans, travel assistance for families and general
information and advocacy. Phone 870-3617 or call into
our office at 201 King Street North, Hastings.
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 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
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
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
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
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 email@example.com
ESOL Lessons: PREPARE FOR IELTS
After school / After work. Mondays and Thursdays,
4.00 - 5.00pm. $20 per person per lesson. New Horizon
College of English, 43 Station St, Napier (opposite
library), Phone 835 6423, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or
check our website www.nhce.ac.nz
Napier Arts Club
122 Vigor Brown Street. End of Year Art Exhibition
7th-11th December 10am-4pm. Late night 8th December,
7pm. Exhibition and Sale is perfect for collectors and
Christmas shoppers alike, also includes 2012 calendars
from their own artists paintings. Must end Sunday 11th
4pm. Doreen 844-3606 or Glennis 836-6339
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.
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.
DIABETES NZ HAWKES BAY
Providing information, support and education to people
with diabetes Old Council Building, 1 Lee Rd, Taradale
845-3912 Diabetes Youth Xmas Party Sun 4th Dec
Diabetes Family Xmas Picnic, Anderson Park Sun
11th Dec 11.30 - 2.30pm All welcome - but if raining it will
Sing for joy! World music, popular songs, rounds;
anything fun and lovely to sing together! No music
reading. Every Thursday until December 15. Clive
Community Hall, 6.30 -- 8.00pm. $5.00 per week Contact
Ani Tylee email@example.com or just turn up.
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
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.
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!
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 Riding for the Disabled - Wanted Volunteers
Always looking for volunteers Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri.
Hours of operation Mon, Wed, Thurs between 8-3.30pm,
Fri 8-1.30pm throughout the year. Any time you can spare
during these hours would be appreciated. Task include
leading ponies during rallies, providing support for riders,
keeping clubrooms tidy etc. Why not become a RDA
Riding Instructor (training organised by RDA National).
Contact the friendly team today on 834 0556 to find out
more about this very rewarding and self satisfying
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
MES AMI SOCIAL WINE CLUB
would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New
Year. Our next meeting will be in February - details to be
advertised at a later date. For information contact Dani,
firstname.lastname@example.org or check out our website
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
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
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.
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
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.
Las Vegas Entertainment Mobile Casino
requires people/fundraising groups to act as
croupiers. Position is casual on call basis. Full training
given. Must be out-going, friendly, have good people
skills. Let us run a Las Vegas Casinos event at your
wedding, fundraiser or next event. Call Alan
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
Taradale Bridge Club Inc
Taradale Club, Wharerangi Rd, Greenmeadows.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Times of play: Monday
9.30am & 7.15pm, Tuesday 1.15pm, Wednesday
7.15pm, Thursday 10.00am, Saturday 1.15pm. Lessons
held regularly. Checks for dates and further information.
We are a friendly ungraded club. Contact Alan Haslett (Pres)
844-1253 Ngaire Bright (Sec) 844-5542
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
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
Hypnotherapy: Want to Change?
Hypnotherapy and coaching sessions for people of all
ages and all issues. Change unwanted habits, eliminate
fear, phobias, anxiety, stress. Build confidence, self-
esteem, motivation -- Improve Performance Anxiety,
Public Speaking. Call Nancy Johnson, Ph.D. 835-0020
021-255-6743 Certified Hypnotherapist, Cert. Master
Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming
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
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 s not essential.
Monday classes are held at PG Arena. Wednesday classes
are held at the Taradale Club, Wharerangi Rd. For info on
Free Social Dancing Evenings open to all dancers (Ballroom,
Salsa, Latin, New vogue, Tango, Swing) see events at
www.bailamos.co.nz or follow us on
facebook/salsahawkesbay Ph/text: 027 415 8432
Learn Salsa, the Latin partner dance. Classes in Hastings
and Napier. $10 per class. Register Now for our next
Beginners' Courses Improvers/Intermediate level
classes also running. See our website for class venues.
www.salsaclub.co.nz Phone/Text 027-494-2029
Rock n Roll lessons for Juniors/Teenagers
HB s only Rock n Roll lessons designed purely for
7-17year olds. Win prizes, have fun, make new friends
and learn to RNR. Classes held on Friday between 6-7pm
in Taradale. To register phone Julie 878-9088
NAPIER RED CROSS SHOP
35 Cadbury Road Onekawa. 10am--4pm Monday to
Friday Ph 8430013. Pre-loved clothing, shoes, linen,
kitchenware, books, toys. Next week: PINK ticket
clothing half price. Christmas items on the specials table.
Shop will close for the holiday period on 16
December, reopening 9 January.
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
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
PHUNTSOK CHOELING, HB Buddhist Centre
Calm-Abiding Meditation Mondays 5:30pm, Wednesdays
6:30pm, newcomers especially welcome on Saturdays
11:30am. Chenrezig Compassion Chanting Meditation
Wednesdays 5:30pm. Friday December 30th Mindfulness
Meditation at Breathe YOGA studio, 32 Havelock Rd
6-7pm. Centre stall Marine Parade Sunday Market til
Xmas. Incense, prayerflags, statues, cushions 083294108
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
Pania Surfcasting Club
Meets the first Wednesday every month at Old Customs
House, Ahuriri, Napier, 7.30pm. 12 field days per season,
plus casting days. New members, juniors and families
welcome. Contact secretary: Trish Yeoman 876 6556.
Is your eating, food or weight a problem? Maybe
Overeaters Anonymous can help. Meeting 12.30pm
Wednesdays at West Room Memorial Community Rooms,
Clive Square, Napier. Donation only. Contact 842 1563
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
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
St Andrews, 110 Charles St, Westshore. Open
9.30-3pm Tues-Fri. "Fill a bag" for only $1. Sales Racks
continues. Christmas decorations, jig-saw, books, sum-
mer footwear, linen. Shelves full of glass-wear, pottery,
kitchenwear etc. Bargains for all. reasonably priced too.
Ph 835-0116 Shop closes on December 16th. Re-
opens January 10th
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
Children's Christmas Holiday Programme
Ahuriri After School Care Oscar Registered, WINZ
Subsidy. Casual - full time 5yrs-13yrs. Open each day
7.30am-5.30pm. Thursday 15th December till Friday 23rd
December. Reopening Monday 9th January 2012 till
Tuesday 31st January 2012. Fun daily activities in a safe,
caring environment. Contact Bronwyn 027-699-3015
Cards & Scrapbooking Student Holiday
"Cre8 4 Christmas": Bill Hercock St next to Pirimai Dairy.
Wed 14th, Fri 16th Dec: 1-3:30pm Mon 19th, Wed 21st
Dec: 9:30-12md. Cards, gift tags, mini Albums and more.
Products available some specials. Contact: Jocelyn
843-5569, 0274-178-778 or email jocelyn.anne@x-
Shop 2, 91 Bridge Street, Ahuriri Phone 833-6622.
Browse our eclectic range of new and old books. We pay
you 50% of the selling price for your unwanted non-fiction
books. Every sale supports Child Cancer Foundation.
Open Monday-Friday 9am-5.00pm, Saturday 9am-
3pm, Sunday 10am-2pm.
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. Classes for everyone. Enquire
today!!! Contact Margaret 844 5417, 021 234 6543,
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
BELLIZONE BELLY DANCE
8 Week Beginner Courses ~ Improver Classes ~
Children s 8 Wk Courses ~ Costume Hire ~ Visit Bellizone
Belly Dance Face Book Page, to keep up to date with
Courses and Events. Taking Registrations for 2012.
CONTACT: Lisa 022 0340 268 or email
Beginners Social Dancing
Munro Dance Studio Taradale. Be ready for the Art
Deco dancing. Learn just enough to get you up and
moving instead of sitting, watching others. Join our 4
week beginer course starting Tuesday, November
22nd. Phone Margaret 844-6119
HB Skeptics and Humanists Group
My wife and I want to form a Skeptics group in the Bay.
Skeptics in the Pub as a start. Would especially like to
encourage woman to join the Skeptical movement and to
be as family friendly as possible.
Try FB https://www.facebook.com/groups/HBSkeptics/ or
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 email@example.com
Bruce McGregor 021-246-3667 firstname.lastname@example.org
Asthma Hawke's Bay
For all your respiratory education, information and
support including allergies. Spirometry (lung function)
tests available at Respiratory Clinics in Napier, Hastings,
Wairoa and Waipukurau or we can see you at home.
Ph 835-0018 or TEXT 022-694-2872 Toni to book an
appointment with Asthma Hawke's Bay
Art at the Studio, with Helen Dynes
100 Emerson St. Open weekend! Sat Nov 26th 10am-
4pm, Sun 27th 10am-2.30pm. View artwork, including
works for sale. Enquire about weekly classes/weekend
painting workshops over complimentary tea/coffee.
Lovely premises in the heart of Napier 021 556 006
ALWAYS WANTED TO LEARN TO PAINT BUT
DONT KNOW WHERE TO START?
Weekly classes including Saturday mornings for true
beginners or those who have been plodding along for
years. 6 week courses in acrylics or ongoing weekly
social classes available. For details Bari Duncan
842-2584 or 0274-751-661 email@example.com
ADULTS HIP HOP DANCE, OPEN LEVEL
Thursdays 7-8pm Burlesque Stiletto Heels Dance Class,
Mondays 7 to 8pm. Rochelle Spence Studio, 16 Wellesley
Road, Napier. $10/class BEGINNERS WELCOME!
Start anytime! Text Karen on 021 820 123 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
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
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