Nelson Leader : March 28th 2013
27 THE NELSON LEADER, MARCH 28, 2013 WHAT'S ON Community notices FROM Page 26 Social, cultural POWERTALK Waimea Club, tongue tied in public? Let us help build confidence. Club meets twice monthly. For infor- mation Ph Peggy, 539 0477 or Linda, 544 7823. powertalknelson1.wordpress. com FUN Housie with Prizes, designed for all ages and those with special require- ments, Fridays 2pm till 4pm, $3. Sport Tasman, 9 Cambridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. PROBUS Club of Nelson City, welcomes men and women as new members. Meet- ings held on second Thursday of each month, 9.45am at Nelson Suburban Club. For more information Ph Jo, 545 0991. STOKE Playgroup, meets Monday and Wednesday 9am from 11.30am in the hall next to St Andrew's Church, Upper Songer St. $2 per child or $3 for a family. All welcome. Ph Leah, 547 3788 for more info. STOKE-TAHUNANUI Rotarians, are look- ing for men and women to join us as new members. We meet Tuesdays from 6pm. Google thisclose.endpolio.org/en. Ph John, 547 3408. Health FREE Homeopathic Ear Clinic, for chil- dren at Victory Community Health Centre, Totara St, Nelson. Friday, April 5, 1pm till 5pm. A natural approach with ear pain and ear infections. ARTHRITIS Foundation, find out about the services we offer. Come and hear Janet Evans speak on Tuesday, April 16, 10.30am in the Cathedral Quiet room. Ph Jane Wulff, 547 9977. SURVIVORS and Thrivers, coffee, chat, connect. Next meeting Tuesday, May 21. Ph Cancer Society to register and for more information Ph 539 3662. RELAXATION and Meditation, Tuesday 10.30am at Fairfield House, $3 donation. Ph Cancer Society, 539 3662. MUM4MUM, Breastfeeding support meets the last Tuesday of every month 2.30pm till 4pm at the Tahnunanui Community Centre, 61 Muritai St, Tahun- anui. Please contact Tara, 021 277 2098 or firstname.lastname@example.org. PROSTATE Cancer Support Group, meet first Thursday of the month 1.30 till 3.30pm at Broadgreen House. Ph Ian Chapman, 537 3373. BREAST Cancer Support Group, contact Arlene Moyse, 544 6334 or Ph Cancer Society, 539 3662. FOOD, is it a problem for you? Are you suffering from anorexia, bulimia, obesity and/or compulsive eating? Overeaters Anonymous works. Ph 544 2023. Meet- ings held weekly. All welcome. CELEBRATE Recovery, weekly programme dealing with drugs, alcohol, gambling or other issues where support needed. Join us at Richmond Community Church, Warring Car park, Wednesday 7pm. Ph Bob and Jacquie, 538 0282. 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. ALCOHOLICS Anonymous, if you want to drink that's your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Ph 0800 229 6757. POST Natal Distress, are you struggling a little with being a mum. Free group start- ing. Friendly and supportive offering use- ful tips for life with children. One morning a week. Ph Gwen for details, 548 355. CRISIS Pregnancy Support, an unexpec- ted pregnancy can be a scary time but there are people who can help. Ph St Luke's Health Centre on 0800 004 277 or visit crisispregnancysupport.co.nz Sport, Recreation INDOOR Bowls, Wakapuaka Club at Clifton Tce School Hall, 7pm, Tuesday from March 26. Friendly active club for all ages. New members welcome, coaching available. Ph Fred, 648 3541, Brian/Kay 545 0542. MORRIS Dancing, Thursday, March 28, 7pm, Sprig and Fern, Milton St. Practices recommence Thursday, April 4, 7.15pm at Trafalgar St Hall (opp Trailways). Ph Jan, 545 2546 or nelsonmorris.org.nz. YOGA on the Beach, we are there on Easter Saturday, 8am. Also Wednesdays 7.45am. No experience needed. Bring a towel or mat. Koha $5. Ph 546 4670 or 027 622 1878. NELSON 50+ Mini Walkers, April 2, Wakefield Wander. Meet 10am Washbourn Gardens. Ph Jackie, 548 1131. WAIMEA Tramping Club, Wednesday, April 3, Cycling in France, 7.30pm Fish & Game Rooms, Champion Rd, Richmond. April 6 and 7, John Reid Hut, moderate, Ph Robert, 544 0142 or Maria, 541 8598. ROAD Cycling Group, for fun and fitness, age 50-plus, fortnightly Saturday or Sunday 30 to 40 kilometres with picnic or coffee stop. Next ride April 7. Ph Julia, 021 659 149. TAOIST Tai Chi, six weeks Introductory Course at Richmond Senior Citizens Rooms, 62 Oxford St. Starts Monday, April 15, 10am till 11.30am. All welcome. Gold coin donation. Ph 544 5654 or 970 0023. THE TRUCK Mobile Recreation Service, fun activities 11 to 18 years. Internet, sports gear/PlayStation//Xbox free to use. Tuesdays 3pm till 6pm until April 16. Victory Community Centre. Ph 545 9147. SUMMIT Stopwatch, April 27, Open to all ages/fitness levels. Walk the Barnicoat Walkway, predict your own time. Finish closest to your predicted time and win. Register at somebody.co.nz NAYLAND Badminton Club, Stoke Mem- orial Hall, Wednesdays, starts May 8. Jun- ior (8 to 12 years) 4pm till 5.30pm, Senior (13 to 18 years) 5.30pm till 7pm, $4 casual/$35 per term. Ph Aimee, 545 6518 or Sue 547 2484. NELSON Squash Club 50th Anniversary Reunion, November 2. Past members and friends, register now to email@example.com MARSDEN Valley Trapping Group,i s looking for more volunteer trappers and a person to co-ordinate our activities. Inquir- ies please phone Colin, 547 7511 or Geoff, 547 9730. WALKING, by yourself boring/unmotivat- ing. Join the Green Prescription team instead. Thirty-minute flat walk with edu- cation session afterwards. Tuesdays 10.30am, meet at Riverside. Ph 539 1662 or just turn up. KICKSTART Green Prescription Community Group, Riverside pool, join in for a starter 30 minutes pool or fit walk. Ph Leigh 539 1662 for more info or turn up on the day, Tuesdays 10.15am, $2. SWIMMING Group, Ngawhatu Pool is available for a $3 donation every Friday at 12.30pm. Ph Cancer Society, 539 3662 for more information. SCOTTISH Dancing, every Thursday March to November 7.45pm at the YMCA, 156 Toi Toi St, Nelson. First night free, no partner needed. For more information Ph Kelly, 547 5721. BADMINTON, Thursday nights 7.30pm till 9.30pm, at Stoke Memorial Hall. Must be 30 years and over, come and give it a go. All abilities welcome. Just $3 a night. Ph Janette, 547 2366 or Tracey, 547 6460. SHOSHIN Kendo, ages 5 to 6 (depending on child) to any aged adults. First, sec- ond, third Saturdays of month, 9.30am till 11am. Wednesdays 4.20pm till 5.20pm, runs weekly. $20 per month. Ph Rayon, 545 2973. SOCIAL Table Tennis for Fun and Fit- ness, Monday 9am till noon, Wednesday 7pm till 9pm, Friday 9am till 11am, Sunday Competitive practice 9am till noon. Morning tea/supper provided. All welcome. Ph Karen, 547 3005, Stadium 547 9479. SOCIAL Badminton, Monday night 7.30pm at Stoke Memorial Hall. All ages and abilities welcome, $3 nightly. Fun and friendly group, come and try. Ph Janette, 547 2366 or Steve, 548 4556 for infor- mation. SIT and Be Fit, Stoke. Learn how to breathe more fully and have fun with exer- cise to music. For men and women. At Stoke Methodist Centre. Neale Ave. Tuesdays 10am to 11am. $2. Ph 546 4670 or 027 622 1878. NEW Cardiac Club, Shape up 4 Healthy Hearts (formally Shape Up) now restruc- tured and affiliated to the Heart Foun- dation, Monday and Friday 10.10am till 11.10am, $4. Sport Tasman, 9 Cam- bridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. CLUB50, Tuesdays 9.30am, seniors, social recreation and outings. New members welcome, $3. Sport Tasman, 9 Cambridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. $4 FITNESS Motion and Mobility (formerly Sit and be Fit), specialised exercise for seniors and stroke sufferers, Friday 11.15am. Sport Tasman, 9 Cam- bridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. EASE into Cycling, Wednesdays 1pm, $4. Social cycling group, gain confidence on your bike. All welcome. Sport Tasman, 9 Cambridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. $4 FITNESS Easybeat, Monday and Friay, 9am. Ease into Easybeat, Monday and Friday 11.15am. Shapeup Monday and Friday 10.10am. Sport Tasman, 9 Cam- bridge St, Richmond. Ph 544 3955. BODY Define Circuit, Wednesdays 11.15am, $4. Gym style circuit class. Suitable for all levels of fitness and chil- dren's play area available. Sport Tasman, 9 Cambridge St, Richmond Ph 544 3955. ZUMBA, exciting Latin Rhythms, easy to follow moves, fun fitness class, all levels Wednesdays 7pm till 8pm until April 18, $5 per class, 16-plus years at Victory Community Centre. SIT and Be Fit, have fun, exercise sitting down, burn calories, tone muscles, keep your heart healthy. Tuesdays 10am till 10.45am until April 16, $2 per session, 16-plus years at Victory Community Cen- tre. LAUGHTER Yoga, the body's natural anti- dote to stress. Simple powerful exercise, yogic breathing. Bring yoga mat or towel. Wednesdays 5.30pm till 6.30pm, runs weekly, $2 at Victory Community Centre.
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