What's On In Tauranga Community Notices

Community Notices

Tue-25-Oct-11 13:42

Papamoa School Country Gala
When: Friday 27th February
Where: Papamoa School Field
Tome: 4-7.30pm
BYO food or come and enjoy what's on offer at the gala! 
 - $5 per family
 - $2 per adult
 - $1 per child
Come along and join in the fun including sack races, 3 legged races, super slides, Horizontal Bungy and the best part - 'Dunk-the-Teacher'! 
25th Tauranga Ulysses Easter Egg & Toy Run
Tauranga Branch of The Ulysses Club NZ, in support of TrustPower TECT Rescue Helicopter and Tauranga Hospital Childrens ward.
Sunday 22nd March
Starts from Papamoa Plaza, Domain Road departing at 11am
You can support the ride and help by joining in, buying a badge, bringing an Easter Egg, educational toy, puzzle or game item or make a cash donation.
Mt Maunganui Sports Junior Rugby Registrations
On Monday 9th March, sign up at Blake Park Clubrooms, 4.30-6.30pm
 - $55 one player
 - $80 two players
 - $100 family of 3 or more
This years team photos are included in the fee which needs to be paid on the day.
 - A photocopy of birth certificate or passport is required especially for those that are playing U10s. 
 - Robertson's Menswear will be selling Mt Rugby Uniforms.
 - Raffle and spot prizes on the day.
Any enquiries please contact Lana - 575 8519 or 021 117 4462 
Blokes in Sheds Ramble
Between 9am & 4pm on Saturday 21 March, ramble through some of the most interesting sheds in our district!
 - interesting machinery
 - memorabilia
 - vintage engines
 - collectables
 - clever woodwork
 - and so much more! 
Tickets are only $10 with all profits donated to the Katikati St John 365 Campaign.
Visit  www.katikati.org.nz for all the info
Brand new full length Vissla wet suit - left on Main Mount Beach on February 25.
Black with jade on the top.
Contact Clive 021 048 2833
Pirates & Fairies Family Walk (adventure)
When: Sunday 8th March
Where: The Lakes Tauriko
Cost: $5 donation to Tauranga Parents Centre. If you wish to donate a further $5 you will go into the draw to win some great prizes. 
9am - Registrations open
10am - Walkers start
10.15am - Walkers with prams start 
Don't forget to bring the family & dress up as pirates & fairies!
Starting point and registrations on the corner of Lake View Quay and Lakes Boulevard
No eftpos available on the day 
Fishing Charity Event supporting BOP Heart Kids
March 14th & 15th Four Species Tournament
$25 Adult $10 Kids Under 8’s are free
Free t-shirts & goodie bags
Weigh ins held at Mt Mellick each day.
Botanical Road Kindergarten's "Medium Night"
Botanical Road Kindergarten are holding their annual fundraiser “Medium Night” with Karen and Friends. Karen Ainsworth-kopa brings messages through from families and friends.
Come and enjoy an evening of energy and healing.
Date: Thursday 19th March 2015 at 7.00pm. Doors open at 6.00pm with bar and full menu available.
Venue: Worlds End Bar and Restaurant, Fraser Cove Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased from Worlds End Bar and Restaurant at Fraser Cove or Botanical Road Kindergarten (off 18th Ave) ...don’t miss out as tickets are selling fast. All funds raised from the night will go into the renovation fund for the Kindergarten. Ph 578 4481 to secure your tickets.
Pahoia School Triathlon
Where: Omokoroa Domain
When: Sunday 8th March
Who: Kids from any school can enter Ages - from 5 to 13 year olds
Medals, and a range of spot prizes including a brand new kids bike!
Visit the Pahoia School website for more information and to register - www.pahoia.school.nz
Jessie's Stash - Fabric Sale
Sew Retro is thrilled to bring you this unique sale. Jessie's lifetime collection of unused fabric and haberdashery, all in excellent condition.
Lengths average between 3 and 6 metres with some fabric still on rolls! Cotton, crimplene, lurex, satins, knits, lace and a variety of trims - there's something for everybody.
Saturday 14 March at Village Hall, Historic Village on 17th Ave
9am - 3pm
Contact 07 578 6443 for any inquiries. 
Eftpos available. No sales prior. Email catalogue will be available closer to the event - contact rose@turningpoint.org.nz for the catalogue. 
Proceeds to Turning Point Trust, Tauranga.
The Carrus Kaimai Golf Classic
The Carrus Kaimai Golf Classic is a fundraising event for Kaimai School - It incorporates two golfing events...
1. Corporate afternoon on Friday 6th March Teams will get picked up by bus, provided food and drinks. and a golf course with a twist.
2. Community day on Saturday 7th March where all are invited The golf is played over 12 holes with beautiful scenery, teeing off from in the river to chipping into troughs to finish - its golfing with a twist.
Registration is essential prior to the day - please call Trinity on 021 192 3505.
Junior Rugby Registration
Tauranga Sports Junior Rugby Club are taking Junior Rugby Registrations on Monday 2nd March 6-7.30pm and Sunday 8th March 5-6pm at Tauranga Sports Club Rooms at the Tauranga Domain on Cameron Road. Come along to Monday's registration, enjoy a sausage sizzle and run a few drills hosted by some of their premier team players.
All Children welcome - Under 6's (5yrs old) to Under 13's (12yrs old). Ages are as at 1st January 2015. EFTPOS will be available and is the preferred payment method.
 Club contact details at www.sportsground.co.nz/tgasportsjuniorrugby Registration forms available on the website for NEW players. New players please bring a copy of your birth certificate.
Red Cross
Could you spare an hour or two of your time to help those in need? Red Cross is urgently recruiting volunteer collectors to assist with their Annual Appeal for an hour or two in the week of 9 – 15 March. Appeal volunteers are needed in all areas but particularly in Greerton, Bethlehem and The Lakes suburbs. Please phone Heather on 07 578 6987 if you can help with this major national fundraising event to support the humanitarian work of Red Cross. All offers of assistance will be very gratefully received.
Te Kowhai School & District
Are having a Reunion celebrating 125 years on the 6th-8th March 2015, for all past pupils and past residents. The reunion committee would love to hear from you and to register your interest please Contact Te Kowhai School, 605 Horotiu Rd, Te Kowhai 3288, phone 07-829 7860 or visit the web site www.tekowhai.school.nz
Support an Athlete, be a part of History!
In July 2015, 36 Athletes with intellectual disabilities will proudly represent New Zealand at the Special Olympics World Summer Games 2015 in Los Angeles! Help us help Justene Noyer get to Los Angeles by making a donation via the website. Justene is from Special Olympics Tauranga and will compete in Athletics. Please make a donation towards her fundraising at www.specialolympics.org.nz. Click on the 2015 World Summer Games button, click on Justene Noyer and select the 'Donate' button. Thank you!! 
Welcome Bay Markets
Are on the first Saturday of every month from 9am till midday at the Welcome Bay community centre. Cost of a stall is $5.00. The proceeds go back into the Community development projects run by the Welcome Bay Community Centre. There is always an opportunity for local community groups to run a sausage sizzle as a fundraiser (BYO BBQ). The stall holders are a mixture of regulars and casuals and include a natural medicine stall, clothing, seeds, plants, art, coffee, knick-knacks, Jewellery, worm fertiliser and many others who turn up on the day. We have a local band performing on the day. The market is a wonderful opportunity to meet new friends and old and find a bargain.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

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.
The Bethlehem Te Puna Lions Club is running a Twilight Market.
It is to run weekly on Thursday evenings from 4pm-8pm in the Bethlehem Town Centre. It is restricted to new products only, Grower produced fruit and vegetables. Most food lines hot or cold. Booking is Essential. Enquiries to: bethlehemmarket@lionsclubs.org.nz 
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 $2 for a Large Bag. You Pick! All Good Quality!
Men’s Summer & winter Shoes, Sheets, Women’s All Sizes, Bags, Duvets, Kid’s All Styles, Hats, Bedspreads, Accessories, Cushions.
TIME – 9am-11:30am.
1st & 3rd Thursday of each month.

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