What's On In the Bay of Plenty Community Notices

Community Notices

00:00 20 July, 2014

 Silent Cinema City Lights Charlie Chaplin
Night Owl Cinema and Baycourt presents Silent Cinema City Lights Charlie Chaplin. Held on 27th August 2016 at 8pm Where: Baycourt Addison Theatre Tauranga. Travel back in time to the 1920s when Silent Movies were accompanied by the Mighty Wurlitzer with its rich symphony of sounds creating an orchestral feel one minute, playfully adding special effects the next. Join us in the foyer before the movie for frivolity and fun with the best dressed receiving a wonderful prize pack. Tickets available from ticketek or Baycourt Box Office. Adults $20, Concession $17, under 16 $10, Friends of Baycourt $15 groups of 8 or more $17. Service fees apply
Free Budgeting Workshop
Anglicancare/ Waiapu with The Papamoa Family Services are holding a  Budget Workshop.This is a free workshop covering topics such as , Cooking on a budget, helpful budgeting hints an Tips, and gardening in containers. This will be on Monday 5th September 2016 10.00am until 12.00pm noon. At Papamoa Family Services, 95 Hartford Avenue. Papamoa. Enrol by Thursday 1st of September Morning Tea will be provided. No Creche is available to please arrange alternative care for your children Phone or email to enrol on 5747170 or budget.pfs@acw.org.nz
Red Cross in Tauranga is holding a third Book Fair On the weekend of 3rd and 4th of September
If you have any books, C.D’s, DVDs, games or jigsaws that you would like to donate to this worthy cause please deliver them to Our Red Cross Office 245 Chadwick Rd, Tauranga. All money Raised returns to our local community to Support Humanitarian Services and Education programs Or ph Jane Ford on 07 578 6987
Pyes Pa School Calf Club and Gala Day
From 8.00am on the 15th October 2016 at Pyes Pa School, Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga. Calf Club and Judging starts at 8.00am Gala Starts at 10am - 2pm They have all the usual activities as well as some new and exciting attractions. Mini Jeeps, Merry Go Round, Horses and the famous BBQ. Classic Flyers will do a flyover at approx 1.00pm
Get Growing
Papamoa Family Services in collaboration with The Rock Community Garden are offering this dynamic hands on 6 week course again. Come and join us in learning the basics for preparation,design and development of a productive vegetable garden. When: Thursday’s 10am till 1pm,18 th August through to the 29 th September 2016 How can listeners get involved/what do they have to do: Cost - $15.00, Book now at Papamoa Family Services, 95 Hartford Ave, Papamoa or phone 07 574-7170 by the 15 th August 2016
Creative Parenting: New Solutions for Old Problems
It’s Beauty and the Beast – the hopeless optimist and the crusty realist chew over what works and doesn’t work in the modern home. Somewhere in between their very different views on parenting you will hear ideas that will give your own family life a real lift. Creative parenting is about seeing your kids, yourself and your role in a different light  This is presented at 7.30pm-9pm 24th August at the Mosaic Church, Mt Maunganui,37 Newton St, Tauranga. It will be a fun 90 minute event where I get to share my three greatest parenting ‘secrets’ that I have learnt so far”, says Petra. Co-presenting will be veteran parenting writer and speaker from The Parenting Place, John Cowan. “Petra and I will be doing a tag-team presentation”, says Cowan. “I’ll be laying out some of the research-based, tried-and-true parenting information. My content will be like the outlines in a colouring-in book and Petra will help you add your own colour and flair, to create a home-life that is uniquely your own.” For more info: for more info about this Hot Tips Roadshow event in Tauranga, email bop@theparentingplace.com or call 027 299 3492. Tickets Cost $5 per person
Tauranga Indoor Racing Control Car Club
 Did you know that Tauranga has a local racing Control car club that caters monthly at Greerton Hall indoor racing for 1/10 scale electric on road and offroad racing.  Racing generally takes 6 hrs. Please contact Thomas Deelstra on 021650054 or visit www.tirccc.co.nz
St Vincent de Paul Donations Required
St Vincent de Paul helps people in your community. Whether you are donating or giving you are helping those in need all throughout the Western Bay of Plenty. Please think of us when clearing out furniture, bric a brac, clothing and electrical. Donations can be dropped off at our shops at 766 Cameron Road or 134 Chadwick Road or for collections please phone 578 8218
Tauranga Young Mariners 'Bad Moms' Movie Fundraiser night 
Tauranga Young Mariners is a fantastic organisation which receives great support from the parents but, as any water based activities, there are alot of costs involved both in terms of equipment maintenance and also ensuring our girls are properly equipped and trained to be safe in and around the water. When: Sunday 28th August 7:30pm at Rialto Cinema, Tauranga. Tickets are $25 (includes 3 raffle tickets) or $20 for movie only. A fun night out with heaps of spot, raffle and silent auction prizes up for grabs. Sales are going towards our First Aid and Water Safety programme. To buy a ticket or two, make a deposit to our account with your name as a reference and then email us your details. Then we can either get your ticket to you or you can collect on the night. taurangaym@gmail.com / Acc: 03 0374 0181520 025 Its yet to be confirmed but this movie is likely to be an R16 Contact Kat Chantler Mobile: 0211479506 taurangaym@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/TaurangaYoungMariners/ www.youngmariners.org.nz 
Friends Of Cambodia Charitable Trust What: Spring Clear Out - Garage Sale
Funds Raised going towards helping educate 492 children at Neareay Primary School Cambodia, Making a difference to young lives in a third world country , with greater knowledge will help them exit the poverty trap . Garage sale will be on 2nd September 2016  at Bethlehem Town Centre Corner Shop ( next to Dollar Save ) Came along and secure a bargain from items, donated by trust volunteers, friends , families and colleagues. For more info: Call 07 928 4425 or denise @lyon-oneale.co.nz More fm
Tauranga Harbour City Lions Club Annual November Book Sale
Books wanted for the Annual book sale. Venue will be advised closer to time but the dates are Friday 11th November 5pm-9m Sat 12 and Sun 13th November 2016  8am to 4pm. All Books, CD’s, DVD’s, Jigsaws and Puzzles wanted. Drop off points are Living Quarters, Bethlehem Town Centre Liquor King, 140 Otumoetai Road ( Brookfield ), Payless Plastics, 414 Cameron Road . No magazines, videos, cassettes or encyclopaedias please. for more info contact Christine 576 7105
Community Education Bay of Plenty. Nominations Wanted for Adult Learners Week Awards Celebration
Attention Adult Learners, we are calling for Nominations for the Adult Learner Week Awards. You can nominate any Tutor/Teacher/Course Leader/Course Provider from any adult education setting whether private or public or community based. The 4 Categories are : * Outstanding Adult Learner Award, * Exceptional Adult Educator Award, *Innovative Provider Award and *Life Long Learner Award. Nominations close on 19 th August. Awards will be presented at the Adult Learner Awards Evening on 8 th September.  Email: alw@communityedbop.co.nz or contact Shelley on 544-9557. 
The following free diabetes groups/meetings are available in the WBOP in July
Type One Diabetes Group - Greers Gastrobar, Greerton 7pm, Thurs 7th July Bob Owens Retirement Village 10 am Weds13th July St Enochs Church Hall 2pm, Weds 27th July Drop In - WBOP PHO 154 First Ave Friday 29th July 2-3pm Clinic- Bongard Pharmacy, Greerton Thurs21st July Clinic - Life Pharmacy Te Puke Monday 11th July Ring our INFOLine on (07) 571 3422 for more details Do you have type one or type two diabetes? Would you like to meet others living with diabetes? Ring our INFOLine now on 5713422
The Artery at the Incubator
Stacks of classes and workshops coming up involving art, writing and music. Including creating a twisted art doll, greenman mask making, writing, printmaking, weaving and more. At the incubator in the Historic Village, 17th Ave, Tauranga 
The full programme is online at theincubator.co.nz and you can register there too. Many of the classes are even free!
'Plant Based Goodness' TALK TEACH TASTE cooking program.
Presented at the Arataki Community Centre, Zambuk Way, Mt Maunganui at 6:30 - 8:30pm on the 4th Monday of each month til Oct. To register by text/email/ph Frances 0210 778210 frdowney@xtra.co.nz. Entry is $10 per head for all of the above and a 3 course meal While this program has been running successfully for 7 years in Hamilton it will be coming shortly to Mt Maunganui. Presented by a chef who works in one of the top Mount Cafes the philosophy fits right in with the latest NZ Ministry of Health Eating Statement that "Dietary patterns high in vegetables, fruit, whole grains, legumes, nuts, milk and milk products and seafood are linked with better health and lower rates of disease." (Ministry of Health. 2015. Eating and Activity Guidelines for New Zealand Adults. Wellington).
Omanu Swim Club
Is a not-for-profit organisation that runs swimming lessons and fitness squads. We have been fortunate to receive community funding which has allowed to us to install additional heating equipment to heat the pool to over 28 degrees celsius over the winter months. The times for adults are Monday to Friday, 6.00am-7.30am, and 7.30am-8.30am. Monday and Friday mornings, 8.45-9.45am. And Monday to Thursday evenings, 6.30pm-7.30pm. at the Mount College Pool, Mount Maunganui. We offer a range of lessons and squads to cater for children and adults. Adults who wish to learn to swim, improve their technique or fitness, for whichever sport they are involved in, are welcome to come along to meet our Coach, Kevin, and give it a go. There is no charge for a one off swim to see how it goes, from there it will cost either $80.00 per month for 2 swims per week, or $95.00 per month for 3 or more swims per week. For further information on classes please email: info@omanuswimclub.co.nz; visit our webiste: https://www.teamunify.com; or phone Trish: 07 572 4136,
The National Speakers Association of New Zealand NSANZ Bay of Plenty Branch
Are you Interested in the business of speaking? Maybe you’re a coach, trainer or speaker and want to up-skill, network and expand your business? Why dont you join us in the monthly meetings. The Topics for 2016 are (change to suit upcoming date) 11th May: Topic Development to meet client needs,
8th June: Presentation and Performing 13th July: Authorship and Product Development 10th August: Professional Relationships 14th September: Professional Awareness 12th October: Platform Mechanics 9th November: Managing the Business Each meeting will have either a local, national or international speaker share their expertise and wisdom with the audience. Where: 7pm – 9pm at the Tauranga Club, 5th Floor of the Devonport Hotel, Tauranga.  Visitors and new members welcome. for More details www.nsanz.org.nz/eventsor any other Enquiries: Roberta 07 576 0922 or 027 6854229
Greerton Hall Market - Saturday August 27th 
Come along to our monthly market which is on the last Saturday of each month at the Greerton Community Hall at 1247 Cameron Road.  Browse our stalls and then grab a cup of tea or coffee, and some eats and have a chat with your friends in the warm atmosphere of the hall. Still a few stalls available. So get your craft, bric-a-brac, plants etc together and book a table inside or space outside. If you only have a small amount of stuff, share a table with a friend. Discounts for stall hireage for charity groups. For  more information Contact: Tricia or Gary, 543 1487 or 027 908 2952, greertonmarket@actrix.co.nz, www.facebook. com/greertonhallmarket
Teaching Disadvantaged to Grow Food
Grow Food Instead has launched a pledge me campaign to raise money to to create small scale educational market gardens dedicated to showing disadvantaged youth how they can earn a living growing nutrient dense food in their own communities. Please contact Visit http://pldg.me/growfoodinstead or If you are a business and may want to sponsor or donate equipment please get in touch with Rachel at sprout@growfoodinstead.co.nz.
Bethlehem 'UP' Market.
Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month 10am till 2pm. Being held at  Bethlehem Hall {opposite countdown} state highway 2. Come along and enjoy Handmade Craft and Art. Music . Food Available.
Grief Support Services- After Suicide Support Group
If you have lost a loved one to suicide we invite you to our safe and caring group. Held every second Monday of each month at 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Please note that we have not included a venue as this is subject to change if too many people decide to attend. For information contact Grief Support Services Phone 578 4480 Email support@griefsupport.org.nz. Counselling is also offered
Smiths Sport Shoes are collecting shoes for our Fijian friends
Trade in your old trainers for a $20 discount and go into the draw for $5000 worth of travel. Contact Smith Sports Shoes at 100 Grey street, Tauranga or Telephone  07 578 6363.
Gate Pa Car Boot Market
If you are a fan of markets, or just have a few things spare to sell, this market is just the thing for you! On the first Saturday of every month, this market will be kicking off! The next market will be taking place on the 5th of March, so if you'd like to book your $10 car space, call Wiki on 07 578 3321! 
Kidz Need Dadz Charitable Trust
Kidz Need Dadz Charitable Trust was established to strengthen families by supporting and educating Dads on the importance of them being involved in their children's lives. Bitz & Bobz is now open at 82 2nd Avenue Tauranga, all profits go to help the men who need our assistance. Why: Any donations of good-quality saleable items would be appreciated and can be dropped off at the shop in 2nd avenue or call 5799 093 for pick up. We also need positive fun people to become part of the op shop team. If you would like to become a volunteer please call
Legacy Trust Project - Alf Rendell's Historic Tauranga from Above
Legacy Trust Project have the perfect gift - share what Tauranga was like 70 years ago with this great coffee table book: Alf Rendell's Historic Tauranga from Above which is on sale now at Books a Plenty on Grey Street - a limited edition publication thanks to Legacy Trust and Alf Rendell, don't miss out!

Diabetes Help Tauranga
Diabetes Tauranga offer FREE information, support and advice for anyone living with diabetes. or check out their website www.diabeteshelp.org.nz for details of support groups or drop in clinics in your area Is diabetes killing you or someone in your family? Contact the Diabetes HELP INFoline on 07 5713422 now

Pyes Pa Sunday Walking Group
Join Pyes Pa Sunday Walking Group every Sunday 9am at Roberts Coffee Bar, 83 Pyes Pa Road. Meet new people, get active and stay motivated!
Volunteers are needed for our busy Dadzkare Crisis Phone line, and to help out in the office and around the refuge
Full Crisis Intervention training will be given to all volunteers working on the crisis phone.
If you would like to Volunteer with Kidz Need Dadz please phone Pam on 07 571 0379 or call into the office 538 Fraser Street Greerton 
Waipuna Hospice Shop
If your walls are buckling and your cupboards are bulging, perhaps it’s time for a sort out? Waipuna Hospice shops are seeking donations of good quality household items and furniture that you no longer have need for. Goods that are clean, in working order, and have some value will be gratefully received.  You can take them to the Shop Depot at Unit G, 4 Brook Street (behind the Fraser Street Shop) or phone 571 5083 for free pick-up. Waipuna Hospice Shops, turning second hand goods into first class care.
Monthly meeting of Zonta International Tauranga
Held the second Monday of the month commencing at 5.30pm at Mount Maunganui Club, corner Totara and Kawaka Streets, Mount Maunganui. Visitors and new members welcome. Enquiries 027 5333 501 or 5792 335.
Monthly meeting of the National Council of Women, Tauranga
Held on the second Thursday of the month at the Salvation Army Community Centre, 51 Fifth Ave, at 7.15p.m. Organizational representatives or individual members welcome. Enquiries to  5792 335.          

Tauranga Citizens Advice Bureau
Do you have a few hours a week to spare, why not volunteer with the Tauranga Citizens Advice Bureau. Volunteers give free confidential and impartial information, advice and support. If this sounds like you please call Kim on 578 1596 for more information and an application form.

Tauranga Miniature Railway
- Operates every Sunday at Memorial Park from 10 til 4
- Train rides are just $1 or $10 for a 12 ride concession ticket

Justice of the Peace Service Centres
These centres used to be known as JP Clinics, currently there are 14 of them serving the wider Western Bays area. Each of these Centres is open for 2 hours or so per week to enable members of the public to drop by for any service that can be performed by a JP. We have found that many people prefer to use these Centres rather than make an appointment to visit a JP in their home
10:00 am - 12:00 noon  Bayfair Shopping Centre, Management Office.
10:00 am - 12:00 noon , 11:00 am - 01:00 pm at Te Tuinga Whanau, 190 Chadwick Road, Greerton and Mount Mainstreet Centre.
09:00 am - 11:30 am , 06:30 pm - 07:30 pm , 10:00 am - 12:00 noon at the Citizens Advice Bureau, Hamilton Street,  Te Puna School and the Papamoa Library.
09:00 am - 11:30 am , 10:00 am - 12:00 noon , 11:30 am - 01:30 pm , 12:00 noon - 03:00 pm  Citizens Advice Bureau, Hamilton Street , Te Puke Anglican Church , Tauranga Ethnic Council, Historic Village and the Welcome Bay Community Centre.
12:00 noon - 02:00 pm , 10:00 am - 12:00 noon , 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm , 10:00 am - 12:00 noon , 11.30 am -  1.30.pm at the Tauranga Library, NZ Room
Katikati Resource Centre, Tauranga RSA, Greerton, Bethlehem Community Church, 183 Moffatts Road and the Mount Manganui Library.
Don't throw your old glasses away!
Spec Savers in Devonport  Rd  are now saving your old glasses - they collect them then pass them on to the Greerton Lions Club.
They in turn gather them up then send them to Auckland where they are cleaned and indexed. Then  N.Z. optomotrists take them to the Paicfic Islands where they can be passed on to those in need. The glasses you no  longer require may well be exactly what the visiting optomotrists has
prescribed. This is an on going project. Old glasses are welcomed at Spec Savers or any member of the  Greerton Lions Club.

Donate $4 to The 4 good charitable trust and 100% of your monthly donation will go to the charity of choice for the month. Sign up and donate your $4 now at 4good.org.nz
We love helping out NZ charities, but sometimes it's hard to choose who to help. That's why we created 4good. With a new charity every month it's easy to spread the love! Get amongst it at www.4good.org.nz
Dan and Sheldon from 4 Good have been busy spreading the word about how feel good '4 good' is.
(07) 5786934  (ask for Noeline)
17th Ave, Historic Village
Awesome Clothing Sale!
Only $3 for a Large Bag. You Pick! All Good Quality! Rain or Shine.
Men’s Summer & winter Shoes, Sheets, Women’s All Sizes, Bags, Duvets, Kid’s All Styles, Hats, Bedspreads, Accessories, Cushions.
TIME – 9:30am-10:30am.
Every 2nd Thursday of each month.

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