Nelson Leader : October 3rd 2013
WHAT’S ON 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 non-profit organisations. Those wishing to have a notice printed must submit their listing weekly. There is no guarantee of notice placement. FROM Page 24 ■ Social/cultural NELSON Steiner Playgroup, Thursday 9am to 1pm. Come as you can. All welcome from birth to 3.5 years. Jaycee room Founders Park. Ph Sandra 027 355 4415. LIGHTHOUSE Spiritual Awareness Centre, meets every Monday at 7.30pm at the Senior Citizen’s Hall, Trafalgar St (opp. Trailways). All welcome. NELSON Male Choir, have you sang in a choir ? Do you miss expressing your musical ability? Have you missed the camaraderie of your fellow choristers? If you have, we would be happy to have you join us. PH Ron 546 9729. FREE Stalls at McCashin’s Market, Stoke. Every Saturday 12pm till 4pm. All stallholders including car boot and community fundraisers welcome. No fees or bookings reqd. email@example.com Ph 547 5357. RED Cross Refugee Services, exciting opportunity to assist Burmese and Bhutanese families in Nelson. Next training course 1st weekend in November. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 548 4978. CALLING Grandparents, looking for somewhere to take the grandkids each week. Try Appleby Playcentre, Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9.30am till 12.30pm. First 3 visits free, under 2’s free.Term Time only. ENNER Glynn Playcentre, come and enjoy quality early childhood education for children 0-6years, Monday till Friday 9.15am till 11.45am, 8 Enner Glynn Rd. Your first three visits are free. Ph 547 4007. THE NELSON Ark, needs volunteers. Could you help us make a difference for unwanted dogs and vulnerable young people, through our transformative training programme. You can fill out the online form. TOASTMASTERS, develop your personal confidence through public speaking in the safety and with the support of the High Noon, Nelson, or Madhatters Toastmasters. Ph 0800 736 753). PROBUS Club of Nelson City, welcomes men and women as new members. Meetings held on 2nd Thursday of each month, 9.45am at Nelson Suburban Club. For more information Ph Deirdre 547 4146. CREMATION/funeral, information exchange group, learn about complete process, legal/medico requirements etc. Family control, low costs without loss of dignity. Ph Paul 545 0154, email@example.com RICHMOND Senior Citizens, 62 Oxford St Richmond. Heaps of activities available, friendly family atmosphere Monday to Friday 10am till 1pm. Ph Elaine Mead ALCOHOLICS Anonymous, if you want to drink that’s your business. if you want to stop, we can help. Ph 0800 229 6757. LIFELINE Nelson, feeling sad, stressed or stuck? Phone our crisis line to talk with one of our Lifeline Telephone Counsellors, available any time of the night or day. Ph 0800 543 354. This is Tigger, a gorgeous 2 year old male who just wants to be loved. He was abandoned by his previous owners and would love to fi nd a place to call home. He is a bit of a shy boy who would suit a home with older children or a mature family. This is Chip, an adult male around 5 years old. He was found living under a house. He’s a big smooch and It is spring and the time of the year when you should consider getting your last year’s kitten desexed, if you have not done so already. If you are a beneficiary we may be able to help, please give us a call. was in the company of cats and dogs at the house he was found at and seemed to cope ok. He loves a lap and would make a wonderful family addition. 69 Gladstone Rd Richmond Ph 544 5142 www.versatilehomes.co.nz 544 5654. NELSON Playcentres Association, invites Grandparents to the regions Playcentres, especially the week of October 14, to celebrate your contribution to families. Ph 544 2191 or drop into the centres. RICHMOND Card Club, social cards at the Richmond Seniors’ Hall, 62 Oxford St Richmond Tue/Thur/Fri, great crowd, great fun, join us today. Ph Kath 544 5563. ■ Health LIVE Well Stay Well Group, Tuesday October 8 at the Wakefield Village hall, 9.45am till 11.30am. Upright and Able falls prevention (part 2) with Cherie Thomas. All welcome, Ph 541 9693. BIPOLAR Support Group, helping each other through our recovery. Meets every 2nd Tuesday of the Month at The White House, 349 Trafalgar Sq, Nelson. Ph 548 2798 ext 6. Next meeting October 8, 7pm THE WHITE House Open Day, Wednesday October 9, 11am till 2pm. We are a peer led day service for people who have used mental health services, 349 Trafalgar Sq, Nelson. Ph 0800 114 976 for more information. POST Natal Distress, are you struggling with being a mum? Free group starting Wednesday October 30. Friendly and supportive offering useful tips for life with children. Ph Gwen 548 3555 or Tamsin 547 1123. BETTER Breathing Classes, held 1st Wednesday of the month 11am till 12.15pm at Richmond Snr Citizens. Light exercise with a 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. This is Honey…and she is a honey! Honey 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. FOOD, is it a problem for you? Are you suffering from anorexia, bulimia, obesity and/or compulsive eating? Overeaters Anonymous works. Ph 0226730237. Meetings held weekly. All welcome. is around two years old and is a collie cross. She has heaps of energy and will need an active companion. She really enjoys people company once she gets to know you. LIFELINE Nelson, feeling sad, stressed or stuck? Identify and explore new ways to move forward with a face to face LifeLine Nelson Counsellor. Ph 548 2400. Up to 10 free face to face counselling sessions. MUM4MUM Breastfeeding Support, meets the last Tuesday of every month 2.30pm till 4pm at the Tahunanui Community Centre, 61 Muritai St, Tahunanui. All welcome. Ph Tara 021 277 2098 or firstname.lastname@example.org 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. QIGONG, enhance your health, mind and life with body mind qi exercises/self healing techniques. CRISIS Pregnancy Support, offers a free, confidential service for women with an unplanned pregnancy. Call St Lukes Health Center on 548 1858 or 0800 004 277 to arrange an appointment. THE NELSON LEADER, OCTOBER 3, 2013 ■ Sport, Recreation WAIMEA Tramping Club, Sunday October 6, Brook - Maitai crossover, moderate Ph Katie 547 7850 or Pat 548 6888. October 12-13, Begley Hut, moderate Ph Jocelyn 541 8213 or Robert 544 0142. NELSON Tramping Club, Monday October 7, Club Night, Nelson Intermediate School, 7.30pm. Phil Rossiter will speak on the development of the Old Ghost Road. Gold coin admission. NELSON 50+ Walking Group, October 8, Fringed Hill/Brook, 9am start. Ph Alison 544 6833 or Andrew 544 8362. WALKING group, explore Nelson on foot and make friends. Tuesday October 8 Maitai River & Botanic Park. Meet 10am Millers Acre carpark. Finish with a coffee at River Kitchen. Ph Norma 545 0720 or email email@example.com SIMG/Tasman Wheelers Cycling, invite Masters 30+ and Masters Games participants to join us for ride along John Key/ TDC Cycleway to Rabbit Island meet 10am Thursday October 10, Saxton Stadium. LAWN Bowls Have a Go Day, Sunday October 13, 10am onwards. Nelson Bowling Club, 29 Examiner St. Bowls and coaching available. More information Ph Mario 548 5741 or 027 471 6205. ZHINENG Qigong and Ren Xue Introductory Class, beginners group session in Richmond. Monday evenings October 14 and 21. A safe and effective way to health. Ph Kath on 544 9148. BOULDER Bank Walk, October 20, rainday October 27, $25 wear sturdy shoes, bring lunch and water, 3 walk options: full length of BB, Baches to Cut, or Cut to Lighthouse. Ph to Book 539 1116. ZENDA Belly dance, with Debbie Sumner, new day time class commencing Tuesday October 15, 10.30am till Proudly sponsored by Adopt Me! 37 Manuka St, Nelson. Ph 548 0838 37 Manuka St, Nelson. Ph 548 0838 www.theleader.co.nz This is Teddy a 2 year old white boxer x. Tama is a handsome lad who needs an owner who will provide him with good leadership. He is good with most other dogs and wants to please. My name is Ziggy and I’m a very energetic www.nelsonspca.org.nz female Labrador around 7 years of age. I’ve grown up around children and cats so will make a wonderful family companion. I just adore people company and am desperate to fi nd a permanent home. Proudly sponsored by 103 Haven Road. Nelson Ph 539 0053 www.quaycars.co.nz This is Blaze a 2 year old golden lab. He Proudly sponsored by SPCA Nelson www.theleader.co.nz Proudly sponsored by is a bit of a shy boy until he gets to know you. He loves to play ball and enjoys exercise. He is good on a lead and knows lots of basic commands. 25 11.30am held at Mad Beat Dance Studio, Richmond. For enquires Ph Debbie 542 2092 or 027 689 0558. NELSON Canoe Club,. Kayak Beginners course runs evenings October 16-17 plus weekend October 19-20. Includes further full day November 3. Last few places available - Full details www.nelsonkayakers.co.nz/training NELSON Canoe Club, pool and rolling training each Wednesday night 7.30pm till 8.45pm at Riverside Pool. Pool and coaching fees apply, firstname.lastname@example.org or 547 5017. Check our website. RICHMOND Morning Badminton, welcomes new and former badminton players to come along to their social group, which meets Monday and Friday mornings, 10am until 12pm at the Nelson Badminton Hall, Gladstone Rd, Richmond. Ph 544 5473. LINE Dancing, new beginners progressive classes, all ages gender Suburban Club gentle, excellent cardio exercise, friendship social day classes. Ph Diane 547 9280 or 027 449 1569. COMMUNITY Yoga, at The Life Centre 9 Towai St (off Maitland Ave off Main Rd Stoke) Wednesdays at 9.30am, $5 koha, beginners welcome. Ph 547 8468 www.thelifecentre.co.nz SMART Hearts, exercise/fitness circuit in Tahuna Mondays 10.30am, Presbyterian Church crn Rui and Muritai Sts. Fun while you get fitter. For info please Ph Shirley 547 1433 or 021 121 8023. OPENING HOURS MON - FRI 9.30am - 5pm SAT & SUN 10.00am - 1pm CALL NOW 547 7171 Proudly sponsored by379 WAIMEA ROAD - NELSON Proudly sponsored by 37 Manuka St, Nelson. Ph 548 0838 Proudly sponsored by This is Smokey, a female cat around 7 years of age. Her previous owners had to move and couldn’t take her with them so she looking for a new permanent home. She is good with kids and is housetrained. I’m a very soft natured girl. 5574274AA Proudly sponsored by www.theleader.co.nz This is Mitch, he is around 7 years old. He has a sweet nature and enjoys people company. He is a Papillion so will need regular grooming to keep him looking this lovely.
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