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PALMERSTON NORTH BIRD CLUB 89TH ANNUAL BIRD SHOW AND BIRD SALE
The 89th Annual Bird Show and Bird Sale will display birds from throughout New Zealand. We would expect that around 700 birds of all varieties Budgerigars, Canaries, Large Hookbeaks and Small Finches will be on display. There will be a Sales Table where a wide variety of different birds will be available for purchase.
Palmerston North Bird Club 89th Annual Bird Show and Bird Sale
Palmerston North Community Leisure Centre
569 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
1pm to 4.30pm
$5 per adult, children free
Facebook Group - Palmerston North Bird Club
Carol Smyth +64274287191
RONGOTEA DISTRICT LIONS
The Rongotea and District Lions would like to say a big thank you to everyone in the district and beyond who supported their Baleage Drive and the baleage auction that followed on the 2nd of April.
Altogether over $25,000 was raised to support the Rescue Helicopter and the seven local schools, they will each receive approximately $3,000 thanks largely to the generosity of those concerned.
The farmers who donated baleage (also hay and a bull calf), local carriers and contractors, sponsors, vendors, auctioneer and those who assisted on the day all helped to ensure that this was a most successful fundraiser.
A very big thank you to everyone involved from the Rongotea and District Lions
Manawatu Sinfonia Autumn Concert
The Manawatu Sinfonia is hosting a wonderful afternoon of music including Shostakovitch's Cello Concerto 1 performed by Ken Ichinose of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Speirs Centre, Palmerston North Boys High, 263 Featherston St, Palmerston North
Saturday 28 May 2022 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Feilding High School Art Exhibition and Silent Auction
Students of all ages from Feilding high School, showcase their artistic abilities to the public with the opportunity to sell their amazing pieces. This event is open to people from all over the community for a gold coin entry. It will be a fun night with refreshments served and some activities to take part in. All artwork for sale will be sold in a silent auction with the winner of each auctioned piece announced at the end of the night at 7:30pm as well as the student winners of the event and categories.
Love Me 2 Times Preloved Fashion Market
A fun day out shopping for preloved, vintage and sustainable fashion. 20+ local stallholders, with great quality clothing, shoes and accessories. Also some specialist vintage clothing resellers, and a fabulous local coffee cart.
Feilding Baptist Church, 42 Bowen Street, Feilding
Saturday 28 May 2022 10:00am – 3:00pm
Cacti and Succulent Society
Please like & follow the Manawatu Cactus and Succulent Society Facebook page for more information and share with your plant friends! There will be all manner of succulent including Hoya and caudex plants, and also houseplants and rarities .
A large amount of the plants are seed grown from members of the society so a large amount of these plants you will never see anywhere else
Lions Second-hand Book Sale
Pahiatua Town Hall, Cnr Main St and Kiwi St, Pahiatua
Opiki Young Farmers
This Saturday the 21st of May we have the Opiki Young Farmers annual ball, the theme is a night in the maimai but is a formal dress occasion. Tickets are $70 for the public and $60 for Young Farmer members. Your tickets included a meal from The Fast Fuel Rotisserie, a return bus ride from The Square Palmerston North if required. The Regularz will also be playing, there’s a photo booth and cheep drinks! This will be an awesome night out, head to the Opiki Young Farmers Facebook page for the event or find the link on Eventbrite!
New Zealand Rugby Museum
Calling all rugby sleuths, soothsayers and postulates!
The New Zealand Rugby Museum is hosting The Rugby Jamboree 2!
If you have a collection worth bragging about, a pet project to show off, an idea for a book, or a website now is your chance to share with like minded people.
The New Zealand rugby Museum is setting up space for people to display their items that everyone can enjoy!
The Rugby Jamboree 2- This weekend from 10am at the New Zealand Rugby Museum, Main Street.
Submit your own notice here: