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NAPIER MAIL, JANUARY 18, 2012
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
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, email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com or
check our website www.nhce.ac.nz
Taradale Gymnastic Club ENROLMENTS
ENROLMENTS - SATURDAY 4TH FEBRUARY
10am - 12 midday. Early bird enrolments 844 2335
Classes for pre-school, recreational, and competitive
boys and girls. We teach Kiwi Gym Fun Badges, talent
identification and development scheme. Trained
coaches. Club meets Taradale Intermediate School,
Murphy Rd. Enquiries 844-2335. Vacancies for boys and
girls recreational and pre-school classes
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.
DO YOU GAMBLE YOUR INCOME AWAY?
Help is at hand. Gamblers anonymous meetings held
every Thursday evening, 7.30pm sharp. Rear of WINZ
building, Swansea Drive, Flaxmere. For information
phone 877 7454
DIABETES NZ HAWKES BAY
Providing free information, support and education to
people with diabetes. Also community talks, monthly radio
programme, library and resources. Office usually open
Tues/Thurs/Frid 10am, 2pm Old Council Building, 1 Lee
Rd, Taradale ph 845-3912 Special General Meeting at
office Wed 25th Jan 5pm. Voting on amalgamation
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
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
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.
Photoscraps Forever located Bill Hercock St next to
Dairy. Holidays workshops 21st - 27th January
New term workshops starting.... crochet, knitting.
Calligraphy or 3D pop-up cards (Tutor Jill-Marie) and
more. To book or for shop hours call in to shop or contact
Jocelyn 843-5569, 0274-178-778 or email
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 RED CROSS SHOP
35 Cadbury Road Onekawa. 10am--4pm Monday to
Friday Ph 843 0013. Pre-loved clothing, shoes, linen,
kitchenware, books, toys. Lovely jewellery and treasures
in the collectables cabinet. Handknitted items for babies/
toddlers. Next week: GREEN ticket clothing half price.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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.
Karate - NOW! Is the perfect time to start training!
In the heart of Napier! Kids Teens Adults - contact us for
info! Shotokan Karate is an intense physical art and an
outstanding mind-body exercise. It is a decisive method of
self-defense, 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
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
Omni Gymnastic Centre
Gymnastic for all ages, abilities from pre-school to adults.
Qualified coaches in fully equipped gym. NZ gymnastic
awarded programmes (competitive/recreational).
58 Flanders Ave, Onekawa. More information 843-5410
Enrolment day/Saturday January 28th 9.30am-
2.30pm Early bird enrolments/Thursday 26th January
& Friday 27th January 9.30am-12.30pm New class/
Thursday 1pm-1.45pm Pre-school 3-5years.
Op Shop St Andrews
110 Charles St, Westshore. Ph 835-0116 Hours Tues-Fri
9.30-3pm. Shop full of clothes to suit all, books, jigsaws,
linen, crockery, videos, kitchen utensils and lots more.
"Fill a bag rack for $2 only." Very reasonable prices.
Friendly staff! Happy New Year to all our customers
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
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.
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, newcomers especially welcome Saturdays
11:30am. Chenrezig Compassion Chanting Meditation
Wednesdays 5:30pm. Friday January 27th Meditation at
Breathe YOGA studio, 32 Havelock Rd 6-7pm. Centre
Shop open Saturday January 28th 1-3pm. Incense-
prayerflags-statues-cushions. 8 week Meditation Course
starts February 14th. 083294108 www.phuntsokchoeling.co.nz
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
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
ROUNDABOUT PRELOVED CLOTHING
BOUTIQUE FOR CHARITY
Shop 9, 69 Bridge Street, Ahuriri Phone 835-7664.
We pay you 33% of the selling price for your unwanted
clothes and accessories (donations are gratefully ac-
cepted). Supporting Starship Foundation, Make-a-Wish
NZ, Ronald McDonald House, and CanTeen. Open
Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm, Saturday 9am-3pm.
SALSA Classes & Dancing
2012 Salsa Class schedule yet to be completed. Please
watch our website for details. You can also Pre-Register
for 2012 classes -- we will advise you of start dates.
www.salsaclub.co.nz Tel: 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 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
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 Bridge Club Inc
Taradale Club, Wharerangi Rd, Greenmeadows.
Email: email@example.com 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
Taradale Senior Citizens
Enjoy cards, Bolivia, 500, Rumicub Tuesday/Thursdays
1.15pm. Indoor Bowls (raised mats) Wednesday/Friday/
Sunday 1.15pm. Activities $2pp, afternoon tea provided.
Join us, 2 course meal $8pp. Tuesday/Thursday/Friday
Phone on the day before 10am. Bus available if needed
$4pp. Monthly meeting/entertainment first Thursday each
month 1.30pm. Afternoon tea. CENTRE: 844-7539
Volunteering Hawkes Bay
Finalist in Westpac Business Awards -- Non Profit Sector
Promoting Volunteering to the all sectors in the
Community. Do you want to volunteer? Do you need a
volunteer? At present we offer over 90 jobs with various
organisations in the areas of health, environment, special
needs, education, animals, practical help, administration,
IT, youth, retail, sport and others. We register volunteer at
Napier Community House, 62 Raffles St Napier, and
Hastings Library, Tuesdays 2-4pm. For all volunteer
opportunities go to www.volunteeringhb.org.nz and click
on job search to register online or contact us on 833 6691
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Waiohiki Arts & Craft Shop
Open 7-days @ Waiohiki Creative Arts Village, 1184 S.H.50,
(opp Napier Golf Club). 845-1698, email@example.com. Home
to: Taradale Pottery Group, PA Whakairo, HB Wood Turners
Guild, Artist Anonymous, Heather Turner (Textile Artist).
Workshops Available. Hooly Thin Pottery. New stock in
store in time for Xmas!!!
Wild Goose Qigong 3 Week Introductory Courses.
Learn how "chee-gong" a traditional Chinese health skill
similar to tai chi can benefit your health & well-being.
Napier: Wednesdays 7:30pm begin 8 February,
Thursdays 10:30am, begin 9 February. Fee $50.
Registration: Jennifer www.qiworks.co.nz /021-298-6740
835-6418. Ongoing classes available in Napier/Havelock North.
YOGA classical style
Kelly Edlund I.Y.T.A NZ DIP. R.C.Y.P L1 & 2. Yoga
Therapy. General class Thursdays 5.30-7.00pm Napier.
Bookings only. Personal training/yoga therapy/one to
one available for beginners, special introductory rates.
Tranquil yoga space to facilitate sessions. Perfect for
beginners or those wishing to deepen their practice.
Yoga Classes with Clare Woodham
start again for 2012 above Chantals, 45 Hastings St.,
Napier on Tuesday February 7th at 11:30am General
class, Thursday February 9th 11:15am Beginners class,
12:30pm Ashtanga session -- beginners welcome $10 per
class. Meditation Course starts February 14th. Ph 834 0050.
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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.
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