Nelson Leader : February 12th 2015
WHAT’S ON ■ Art, Crafts, Hobbies TOP of the South Native Plant Group, Field trip Sunday February 15 Red Hills, Mt Richmond Forest Park. Please register with leader David Grinsted Ph 542 4384 by February 12. ALLIANCE Francaise, join us on Fridays 4pm till 5.45pm at La Gourmandise, 276 Hardy St, for informal French conversation. All welcome whatever your level of French. See www.af-nelson-tasman.org.nz HAND Craft, share crafts that Nanas know, knitting, crochet, stitching. Bring lunch, share projects. $2 on Wednesdays 12.30pm till 2.45pm, Pomeroys coffee, donation, Victory Community Centre. JUST us Drama, invites new members, meeting each Monday 10.30am till Noon. We do acted play readings for senior groups but welcome any age group. Ph Marion 547 0509. ■ Social, Cultural STOKE Seniors, Thursday February 12, St. Valentine’s Lunch 12pm, cost $14, please book. Julie Saraswati plays harp and sings at 1.30pm. 548 Main Rd, Stoke Ph 547 2660. SINGLES Doing Stuff, meeting Friday February 13, 7.30pm at Speights Ale House. Will be seated in the far booth to the left of door. Ph Wendy 027 723 8850. ELYSIUM Widows and Widowers, meet at the Wooden Spoon Cafe for lunch and friendship Friday February 13 at midday. Ph Virginia 544 0814. CELEBRATION of Shivaratri, will be held on February 14, the chanting of Om Namah Shiva will start at 8pm till midnight for the benefit of all. Ph 548 7511 to join us. PRE-SCHOOLERS Music, and social time for parents, child care provided, St Stephens Church, 61 Tahunanui Dr. Mondays 9.45am. Re-commences February 16. Newcomers welcome. SENIORNET Nelson, next meeting 11 Hastings St, Nelson February 18, 2pm. Nicola Harwood, from Library services, will talk about online services and resources. DOVE Women’s Fellowship, meet February 21, 2pm, Richmond Catholic Church Hall, 35 William St, Women of Faith or no Faith welcome. Ph Teresa 544 3179 www.dove.org.nz FRESH Focus, Rebecca Bowater speaking about Wildlife photography in wild places, Monday February 23, 10am till 11am Nelson Suburban Club, 168 YOUR EARS NEED CARE Accredited 10% Ear Nurse Specialist Pip Mitchell Discount on Greypower or Super Gold Card War Pensions / ACC Registered Nelson Nursing Service 469 Main Road, Stoke. Ph 547-2814 COMMUNITY NOTICEBOARD How to place a notice Deadline: Tuesday noon Length: 30 words max including contact details. Submit listing online at theleader.co.nz or post to: Community Noticeboard, The Leader, P O Box 244, Nelson This is a noticeboard for community organisations to inform readers of what is happening. Listings are only for nonprofit organisations. Those wishing to have a notice printed must submit their listing weekly. There is no guarantee of notice placement. Tahunanui Dr. Everyone welcome. Entry $2. FATHER Chris Skinner Concert, St Francis Church, Stoke, March 7, 7pm. Well loved singer/songwriter. Adults $20, Children/Unwaged $10. Tickets Ph 548 6253, 547 5717, 547 3108. Proceeds to Faith and Light Nelson. DANCE Party, from the Tasman Dance Club at the Lower Moutere Hall, February 28, 8pm till midnight, BYO and a plate, door charge $5. RELAY for Life, Anniversary Gathering and Garden Dedication, Thursday March 5, 5.30pm Tahunanui Playing Fields near tennis courts. Please join us for this ceremony. Ph 539 3662 Cancer Society Nelson. KIDS n Koffee Playgroup, Tuesdays 9.45am till 11.45am, All Saints Creche, 30 Vanguard St. Indoor, outdoor play area, sandpit, crafts, music session. All Welcome. No Charge. Ph Lois 548 7438. MAINLY Music, weekly from February 13, 10am at Atawhai Community Church, crn Todd Bush Rd and Main Highway. Babies – 5yrs, morning tea, chat and play follows. Ph Heather 548 6004. FREE Stalls at McCashin’s Market, Stoke every Saturday 10am till 3pm. All stallholders including car boot and community fundraisers welcome. No fees or bookings reqd email@example.com Ph 547 5357. POWERTALK, time to develop your potential? Join Powertalk Waimea to gain confidence and improve your speaking skills. Meetings Wednesdays,1st and 3rd Wednesdays at Annesbrook, 7pm till 9pm. Ph Helen 548 3893 or Linda 544 7823 www.powertalknelson1.wordpress.com Registered Nurse, Member of Ear Nurse Specialist Group Aotearoa NELSON Male Voice Choir, welcomes new members to its practices Mondays 6.45pm at the Reformed Church, Enner Glynn. All men who like to sing are welcome. Learn, meet new friends and have fun. Ph Ernie Tarling 548 7291. PROBUS Club of Nelson City, welcomes men and women as new members. Meetings held on 2nd Thursday of each month, 9.45am Nelson Golf Club, 38 Bolt Rd. For more info Ph Deirdre 547 4146. VOLUNTEERS Needed, for our day programmes for the elderly in Annesbrook Drive. Serve refreshments, chat, help with activities or assist on vans. Please Ph Trish 547 9350, email firstname.lastname@example.org TOAST- MASTERS, improve your social confidence. Learn the art and skills of public speaking. There are 4 Toastmasters Clubs in Nelson/Motueka. For info Ph June 022 018 0853 or email@example.com VICTORY Playgroup, every Tuesday 9am till 11.30am. Parents and young children (birth to 5yrs) meet to play and socialise. Lots of toys and activities, morning tea etc. Gold coin donation. ■ Health QI GONG, Aligning breath, movement, healing and meditation, Thursday 9.30am till 10.30am, then 10.30am till 11.30am. Good Living and Health discussion February 12 till April 2, $3 per session at Victory Community Centre 546 8389. ME/CFS FM Support Nelson Bays, join us for a friendly chat. New meeting place Monday February 16 Cafe Affaire, Trafalgar St, 2.30pm. Join email list for meeting updates firstname.lastname@example.org LIVING Well, a support and education programme for those recovering from or coping with cancer. Free programme Saturday March 7 and 14. Ph Cancer Society Nelson 539 3662 to register. MEN’S Health Night, Wednesday April 1, 5.30pm Nelson Suburban Club. Have a good time while gathering information, gain knowledge, hear specialists speak on Men’s Health. Ph 539 3662 Cancer Society Nelson BETTER Breathing Classes, held 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month 2pm till 3.15pm Reformed Church, Enner Glynn. Exercise with focus on breathing and relaxation. Ph Nelson Asthma Society 546 7675. BETTER Breathing hydrotherapy pool classes, held 3rd Wednesday of the month 1pm till 2pm at Nelson Hospital. Supervised exercise with focus on breathing and relaxation. Ph Nelson Asthma Society 546 7675. Al ANON Family Groups, confidential support for those affected by someone else’s drinking. Meetings Nelson Monday 7pm Tahunanui Library. Friday Noon 30 Nile St, Richmond. Wednesday 5.15pm 62 Oxford St. Ph 0508 425 266. PROSTATE Cancer Support Group, meet 1st Thursday of month Broadgreen House 1.30pm till 3.30pm. Ph Ian 547 3373. 6517843AB THE NELSON LEADER, FEBRUARY 12, 2015 27 FREE Nursing Clinic, every Tuesday 5.30pm till 7.30pm. Checks, assessments, info, blood pressure, minor illness, and other services at Victory Com Centre and 1st Tuesday of month at Franklyn Village Ph 546 8385. CERVICAL Screening Clinic, held 1st Tuesday of each month at Victory Community Centre. No or low cost criteria applies. Ph 546 8385 for appointment. HEARING Clinic, available for free checks and assessments for 16+yrs. Please Ph 546 8385 for appointment. Held at Victory Community Centre. ALCOHOLICS Anonymous, if you want to drink that’s your business, if you want to stop we can help. Ph 0800 229 6757. ■ Sport/Recreation NELSON 50+ Mini Walkers, February 17, Lake Rotoiti, source of the Buller. Meet 10am at Kerr Bay. Ph Amrita 526 7033, ext 740. NELSON 50+ Walking Group, February 19, Maitai Caves 9.30am start. Ph Annette 548 9772 or Doug 027 227 4529. NEW Exercise Class in Stoke, Full-Bodied, mix of aerobics, strength and toning exercises. Starts Monday February 23, 6.15pm till 7.15pm, $8, St Andrews Ch Hall, Songer St, Stoke. Ph Angie 547 0198. VICTORY Sixty Plus, Tuesdays 1pm till 3pm 238 Upper Vanguard St. Join us for cards, games and a cuppa. For more info Ph Jan 546 9057 or 027 4577 955. SIT and Be Fit, fun exercise to music, Tuesdays 10am, Indoor Bowls Stadium, Songer St, opp Neale Ave, Stoke. Ph 546 4670 or 027 622 1878. SWIMMING Group, meet Ngawhatu Pool every Friday 12.30pm, $3 donation to Cancer Society Nelson Ph 539 3662. LINE Dancing Lessons, friendship, all ages/gender, $5, Suburban Club, free coffee. Ph Diane 547 9280, 0274 491 569. DANCE Practive, Wednesday evenings 8pm, weekly. Victory Community Centre. $2.50pp. Ph Roger 546 6562. ZUMBA, exciting Latin Rhythms, easy to follow moves to create a fun fitness class for all levels Wednesdays 7pm till 8pm, February 4 Feb till April 1, $5 per class, 16+ yrs, at Victory Community Centre. TE REO MĀORI 2015 COMMUNITY CLASSES NELSON TE ATAARANGI KAUPAPA night / wānanga options beginners & intermediate FOR ENROLMENT DETAILS Phone: 03-526 8783 or e-mail email@example.com for more information Fly the flag for your team for only $2.50! Pick up your official ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Flag (normally $5.99) when you buy the Nelson Mail, Sunday Star-Times or Sunday News from BP Connect. Participating stores only while stocks last. Promotion runs from 26 January – 22 February 2015. Flag RRP $5.99 without purchase of newspaper.
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